Author Archives: BJ MacDonald

About BJ MacDonald

Interested in travel, really into genealogy and researching my family history, classic novels and movies, fantasy and science fiction, photography, history and more... Here is a tip. Make sure you are commenting on the blog you were visiting and the post you were interested in. My blogs are listed by hovering over my pictures and clicking. Clicking one of them will take you back to the correct blog. You can try me here:

Philip Goss IV and Mary (Kendall) Goss – the birth of four of their children

By January of 1749 Philip Goss IV was in Simsbury, Connecticut according to the deed dated January 1748/49 to Robert Gray and the recording date, featured in a past post. For some reason, Philip decided to record the births of … Continue reading

Posted in Brookfield, Connecticut, Experience Goss and maybe Levi Baldwin, Nathaniel Goss, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward, Simsbury, Windsor | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Goss and Kendall 1750: Another Deed for land in Leominister to Amos Rugg…

Philip Goss and his wife Mary are living in Hartford Co., Connecticut in 1750. Actually they are living in Simsbury which is part of the County of Hartford.  Mary’s mother is still living along with her brother John Kendall and … Continue reading

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Philip Goss IV finishes up business in Worcester Co. in 1748/9

Philip Goss IV appears as residing in Simsbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut in the following deed. He had been selling off the land of his father and grandfather in past deeds and apparently there was even more business back in Worcester … Continue reading

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