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Westmoreland County Taxables 1776 to 1780…

Tax lists are always an excellent source to study and in this case the tax lists that survive from Westmoreland Town and County, Connecticut during the years 1776 to 1780 are invaluable sources. These tax lists are assessment lists only … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, David Goss and Anna Slater, Huntington Twp., Nathaniel Goss, Obadiah & Hannah Howe Scott, 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, Westmoreland Town & County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Susquehannah Company established Huntington Twp. in 1775….

Philip Goss IV and his sons migrated a little further west from Plymouth Twp. and took up residence in Huntington Twp. This probably happened about 1776. Let’s take a look at how the township was laid out and a little … Continue reading

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A Mother and a Daughter named Keziah, both of Brookfield, MA. – Part I

Back in the 1940’s, cousin Paul H. Goss wrote a summary of the confusion between the two Keziah Goss that appeared in the records of Brookfield.  He published his article in a multi-volume run of the Cooley Association’s bulletin. This article was … Continue reading

Posted in Anne White and John Hayward, Announcements, Barnes surname, Brookfield, Capt. Philip Goss II & Judith (Hayward) Goss, Clark surname, Cooley Family Association, Flora Montanye Osborn 1869 to 1951, Granville, Hardwick, Haskell surname, Hayes surname, Holcomb surname, John and Mehetabel (Clark) Haskell, Jonathan & Abigail (Hale) Rose, Keziah Cooley Goss and Timothy Brown, Keziah Goss 1730 and Zachariah Haskell, Keziah Goss Haskell and John Rose, Longmeadow, Nathaniel & Thankful (Hayes) Holcomb, New Hampshire, Olmstead surname, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss III b. circa 1700 and Keziah Cooley 1702, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Resolved White and Judith Vassal, Rose surname, Trip - DAR Library 2000 2007 2011, William White and Susannah, William White and Susannah of the Mayflower | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment