Category Archives: Hillside Cemetery

John Goss and Mary “Polly” Davidson’s Children: Minerva Goss and her husband William Rogers

Minerva Goss was born 1 May 1799 in Huntington Twp., Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania to John Goss and Mary “Polly” Davidson. Her birth is calculated using her age at death, see tombstones below. This means that Minerva was about 6 years … Continue reading

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John Goss & Mary (Polly) Davidson’s children: an overview

John Goss (son of Nathaniel Goss Sr. and Hannah Scott) and Mary “Polly” Davidson (daughter of Mary Goss and Wm. Davidson)  had about 7 children during their marriage.  Figuring out the children of John and Polly Goss has not been … Continue reading

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The Death and burial of John Goss 1829 and Mary “Polly” Davidson 1862

The burial of John Goss John Goss of Portage Co., Ohio died on the 22 of June 1829 in Randolph Township. I visited the Sand Hill Cemetery several times in 2011.  I studied all the publications for that cemetery and … Continue reading

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