Category Archives: Sarah Goss and Enos Seward

“My Honoured Father” The Legacy of Philip Goss IV, Connecticut lands in Pennsylvania

Ask yourself, why did Philip Goss IV and Mary migrate to the Wyoming Valley? Well I speculate that all their sons were growing up and becoming young men and Philip needed to find land for them. Becket in the Berkshires … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort Goss, David Goss and Anna Slater, Ebenezer Goss, Experience Goss and maybe Levi Baldwin, Huntington Twp., Luzerne County, Mary Goss and Lemuel Gibbons, Nathaniel Goss, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Wyoming Valley, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Revolutionary War service and involvement of the Goss Family…a summary!

Mrs. Flora Montanye Osborn did a great deal of research on our family back in 1939 through to her death in 1951. I have featured her on a page at the top of this blog if you are curious. She … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort Goss, DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution), David Goss and Anna Slater, Ebenezer Goss, Flora Montanye Osborn 1869 to 1951, Huntington Twp., Levi Goss and Sophia Rummerfield, Nathaniel Goss, Philip Goss III b. circa 1700 and Keziah Cooley 1702, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, SAR Sons of the American Revolution, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Thomas Goss 1734, Titus Seward, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Westmoreland Town and County are created: The Connecticut Assembly annexes the Wyoming Valley to Litchfield County in Connecticut — January 1774

In order to understand the history of the Wyoming Valley you have to understand that it was carved up and settled by settlers from mostly Connecticut under the Susquehannah Company.  The settlers themselves petitioned the government for county government on … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Harrisburg, Huntington Twp., Litchefield County, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Susquehanna River, Westmoreland Town & County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , | Leave a comment