Abisha Chapman and Mary “Polly” Goss: Their children and overview

In the last post, I wrote about Polly and Abisha Chapman and their lives in Ohio. This couple had two children together. The children were: Rev. Frederick William CHAPMAN born on 17 November 1806 in Springfield, Ohio which used to … Continue reading

Posted in Brimfield Twp., Connecticut, Cypress and Upper Cemetery, Deep River, Fountain Hill Cemetery, Hall surname, Henry B. Chapman & his wife Louisa Stokes, Hill surname, Mary "Polly" Goss and Abisha Chapman, Mary Goss's 2nd Husband Benjamin E. Hall, Portage County, Restland cemetery, Rev. Frederick William Chapman & Emily Hill, Rocky Hill Hartford, Sarah Brown Hall, Westbrook, Wolcott surname | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Blakesley/Blakeslee Family of Litchfield County, Connecticut

Ebenezer Goss married Bede Blakslee in July of 1781 in Litchfield Co., Connecticut. Here is a little history from the Thomaston, Connecticut website below to help clarify the evolution of the area where Ebenezer lived. You can see that it … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient Cemetery in Hillside Cemetery, Blakeslee/ley Family, CT, Ebenezer Goss and Bede Blakeslee, Guilford and Durham CT, Howe surname, Plymouth, Sutliff surname, Thomaston, Thomaston, Todd surname, Waterbury | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Philip Goss IV in North Granby, a part of Granby which was formerly a part of Simsbury, Connecticut

In past posts, several of the deeds that Philip Goss IV was involved with referenced land details like Poppetunuck, Little Crag Mountain, Salmon Brook. These are not easy to find on modern maps. Here is a description of farming in … Continue reading

Posted in Granby and North Granby CT, Granby Cemetery in Granby CT, Kendall Family - Mary Kendall's Family, Philip Goss IV son of Philip Goss III & Keziah Cooley - wife Mary (Kendall) Goss, Simsbury | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment