Tag Archives: Wyoming Valley

The Estate of Philip Goss IV…1780

The letters of administration for the estate of Philip Goss IV were granted to his son Nathaniel Goss in January of 1780. In the index for the Westmoreland Records, only two names are listed under Goss: Nathaniel pg. 55 and … Continue reading

Posted in Huntington Twp., Luzerne County, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Scott/Waterton Cemetery, Westmoreland Town & County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

One Country’s hero is another Country’s Villain….

My father’s paternal side is of the Mac/McDonald surname and they came from Scotland to Canada and settled there. His father and family migrated to Minnesota about 1901 and settled in Bemidji, then International Falls.  My father Keith was born … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Announcements, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Westmoreland Town & County, Wyoming Massacre, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Westmoreland County Taxables 1776 to 1780…

Tax lists are always an excellent source to study and in this case the tax lists that survive from Westmoreland Town and County, Connecticut during the years 1776 to 1780 are invaluable sources. These tax lists are assessment lists only … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, David Goss and Anna Slater, Huntington Twp., Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Obadiah & Hannah Howe Scott, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Plymouth, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Westmoreland Town & County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , | Leave a comment