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

Philip Goss IV 1724 to 1779 and wife Mary (Kendall) Goss 1721 to 1821: Overview of their Children

My published posts since the death of Philip Goss IV in 1779 have been to give an overview of the area of the Wyoming Valley in Pennsylvania.  The impact of these events on the Connecticut settlers: The Trenton Decree in … Continue reading

Posted in Becket, Brookfield, Comfort Goss, Connecticut, David Goss and Anna Slater, Ebenezer Goss, Experience Goss and maybe Levi Baldwin, Flora Montanye Osborn 1869 to 1951, Granville, Huntington Twp., Levi Goss and Sophia Rummerfield, Luzerne County, Mary Goss and Lemuel Gibbons, Nathaniel Goss, Paul and Gail Bloom Goss, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward, Simsbury, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Land Titles and the Confirming Act of 1787…what happened!

So did anything get done regarding the claims of the Connecticut settlers with land purchased from the Susquehanna Company now in Pennsylvania under the Confirming Act of 1787. Unfortunately, nothing seems to be discussed in the histories books on this … Continue reading

Posted in David Goss and Anna Slater, Huntington Twp., Luzerne County, Nathaniel Goss, Obadiah & Hannah Howe Scott, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Decree of Trenton 1782 – The Connecticut Settlers in the Wyoming Valley react…

My travels to Scotland are over. We returned several weeks ago. It was an EPIC trip and I am glad I went.  To learn more about where we went and want we did see my other blogs The Man Who … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Nathaniel Goss, Obadiah & Hannah Howe Scott, Pennsylvania, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Scotland, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Trip to Scotland 2018, Westmoreland Town & County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wilkes-Barre, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , | Leave a comment