Category Archives: Comfort 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 William Davidson Lemuel Gibbons Valentine Santee, 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 Family, Simsbury, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , | Leave a comment

“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 William Davidson Lemuel Gibbons Valentine Santee, Nathaniel Goss, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward Family, 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 Family, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Thomas Goss 1734, Titus Seward and Clarissa Forbes, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment