Category Archives: Capt. Philip Goss II & Judith (Hayward) Goss

After the Battle of Wyoming in July 1778 came the Massacre…

In my post before this, I shared the Articles of Capitulation between Major John Butler (British) and Col. Denison (Wyoming settlers) at Forty-Fort.  I have learned that there were other articles at other forts. Where those articles respected, I think … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Susquehanna River, Westmoreland Town & County, Wilkes-Barre, Wyoming Massacre, Wyoming Valley | 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

Meetings of the Proprietors of Huntington Twp. 1777 to 1778

Business apparently went on as usual in Huntington Twp., Westmoreland County between 1777 to 1778. We know that the Goss family was buying and selling land in the township. Now we see that meetings were being held from the about … Continue reading

Posted in Ebenezer Goss, Huntington Twp., Nathaniel Goss, Obadiah & Hannah Howe Scott, Paul and Gail Bloom Goss, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Westmoreland Town & County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , | Leave a comment