Category Archives: FAMILY SURNAMES MAIN LINE

David Goss and Ann Slater’s children: David Goss, only son, and his interesting life.

We know that there was at least one child born to David Goss and Ann Slater. Some researchers believe that he was born 11 May 1779 in Bethlehem, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. Nine months earlier would put the death of David, … Continue reading

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David Goss and his land in Huntington Twp. – 1772 to about 1778

David Goss appears in the Wyoming Valley somewhere around 1772 and he started to get involved with the buying and selling of land in the area. His father Philip and brother Nathaniel and made the move from Plymouth Twp. to … Continue reading

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David Goss, his Legacy – 1778

There has been a great deal of confusion about the death of David Goss.  Was it him or his father Philip who died in 1778? Here are some comments made about this subject: In former accounts of Indian tragedies, it … Continue reading

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