Category Archives: Solomon Goss (Jr.) and Polly Coburn Devol

Nathaniel Goss & Hannah Scott’s children: John Goss and his wife Mary “Polly” Davidson

John Goss, son of Nathaniel and Hannah (Scott) Goss has not been an easy man to research.  Over the years, I have had cousins and researchers contacting me about John Goss and their quest to establish a link to John … Continue reading

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The Wyoming Massacre, that fateful day of July 3, 1778…

A great deal has been written about the Battle of Wyoming which took placed on July 3, 1778 in the Wyoming Valley, located in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Philip Goss IV was there with his family when these events took place; however, … Continue reading

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Olive Scott Goss – What Happened to Her?

Solomon Goss married Olive Scott, a daughter of Obadiah Scott and Hannah Howe in 1776 probably in Pennsylvania (more on their marriage in a later post). Not much has been written about Olive Scott Goss. She seems to have disappeared … Continue reading

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