Category Archives: Philip Goss III b. circa 1700 and Keziah Cooley 1702

Philip and Mary Goss are original covenanters of the North West Society originally in Simsbury…

My visit at the Salmon Brook Historical Society in 2011 was interesting.  I had made an appointment with Mrs. Laun, the director and she was preoccupied with a group of volunteers who had come to help out at the society. … Continue reading

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Philip Goss IV sells his land in Simsbury 1753 to 1758

For some reason Philip Goss IV starts to sell off his land starting with Ranne Cossett of Simbsury in June of 1753 a very short time after he purchased this land. I have seen this name of Ranne spelled a … Continue reading

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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

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