Category Archives: Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby

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

Philip Goss IV sets his eyes on the Wyoming Valley of Pennsylvania and settles in Plymouth Twp. – 1769 to 1773

Philip Goss IV was not content, he decided to migrate once. He joined many other settlers and moved to what was called the Wyoming Valley this is where the Susquehanna River flows. The area in question is located in Northeastern … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort Goss, David Goss and Anna Slater, Nathaniel Goss, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Plymouth, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Susquehanna River, Wilkes-Barre, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Philip Goss IV and Mary (Kendall) Goss – the birth of four of their children

By January of 1749 Philip Goss IV was in Simsbury, Connecticut according to the deed dated January 1748/49 to Robert Gray and the recording date, featured in a past post. For some reason, Philip decided to record the births of … Continue reading

Posted in Brookfield, Connecticut, Experience Goss and maybe Levi Baldwin, Nathaniel Goss, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward, Simsbury, Windsor | Tagged , | Leave a comment