Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Sewards in:
 • Goss Cemetery
 • Harveyville
 • Luzerne County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Advertisement
Sarah Goss Seward
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 4, 1745
Brookfield
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 18, 1821
Huntington Mills
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA

Sarah was the first of thirteen children born to Philip Goss IV and Mary Kendall. Her siblings: Philip Goss V, Experience, Comfort, Nathaniel, David, Solomon, Hannah, Mary, Ebenezer, Mercy, Abel and Levi.

On October 31, 1765 in Granville, Massachusetts, Sarah married Enos Seward, son of Ebenezer and Dorothy (Rose) Seward. They were the parents of 10 children: Enos Jr., Eli, Amos, Gad, David, Levi, Sarah, Titus, Mary and Ebenezer, all born in Granville.

In 1793, Sarah and Enos moved to a farm in Huntington Twp. that was formerly owned by Sarah's father, who was killed in the Wyoming Valley by Indians in 1778. Sarah's sister Mary along with her two children [Pamelia Gibbons and William Davidson Gibbons] most likely accompanied them.

------------
Sources:
Birth and Marriage: Massachusetts Town & Vital Records 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Philip Goss (1724 - 1778)
  Mary Sarah Kendall Goss (1721 - 1821)
 
 Spouse:
  Enos Seward (1735 - 1820)*
 
 Children:
  Eli Seward (1769 - 1847)*
  Titus Seward (1783 - 1851)*
  Mary Seward Goodwin Ashcraft (1785 - 1875)*
 
 Sibling:
  Sarah Goss Seward (1745 - 1821)
  Philip Goss (1746 - 1833)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Goss Cemetery
Harveyville
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Gayle
Record added: Jul 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113925978
 

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service