Category Archives: Olive Scott Goss, The Wife

Solomon Goss of Fearing Twp. In Ohio: Who were his Ancestors?

Most family histories start at the oldest ancestor and go forward down through the descendants.  I decided to start with Solomon Goss first, because he was a very important ancestor in my family history.  He was a son of Philip … Continue reading

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The Settlers of Dayton File a Petition Regarding their Land Titles:

As we saw in the last post,  Solomon and Olive Goss did not stay at Mercer Station in the area near Dayton and headed to Marietta. Here is a summary of their time in the Dayton and Mercer Station area: … Continue reading

Posted in Luzerne County, Marietta, Montgomery Co., Obadiah & Hannah Howe Scott, Obadiah Scott III & Hannah Rood, Olive Scott Goss, The Wife, Pennsylvania, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Solomon Goss’s role in the settlement of Dayton, Ohio — 1796…

Solomon Goss left Huntington Twp., Luzerne Co., Ohio about 1792 or thereabouts. Solomon and his family spent a season in West Liberty which is northeast of Wheeling, Virginia or now West Virginia. Wheeling is right on the Ohio River and was a … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Lake and Elizabeth Goss, Huntington Twp., Luzerne County, Montgomery Co., Obadiah Scott III & Hannah Rood, Olive Scott Goss, The Wife, Pennsylvania, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment