Category Archives: LAND RECORDS

Finding Land in Fearing Twp. 1803 to 1832: Still on the trail of Solomon Goss…

We know that Solomon Goss was listed as being in Marietta Township in 1800 per the Northwest Territorial census. We also know that he eventually settled on land in Fearing Twp. and was there by at least 1810. I tried … Continue reading

Posted in Fearing Township, Fearing Twp Lot 82 Solomon Goss, John Andrews Spracklin & Lydia Goss, Knox County, Marietta, Ohio Research trips 2011 and 2007, Solomon Goss (Jr.) and Polly Coburn Devol, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Special Collections Marietta College, Washington County, Washington County Historical Society | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Finding the Land in Fearing Twp. 1803 to 1832 for Solomon Goss…

Trying to pin down your ancestors land in Ohio is not an easy task.  I attended a lecture on land years ago at the Seattle Genealogical Society and the instructor declined to discuss Ohio because it was very complicated. Ohio … Continue reading

Posted in Devol Surname, Fearing Township, Fearing Twp Lot 82 Solomon Goss, Marietta, Ohio, Ohio Research trips 2011 and 2007, Solomon Goss (Jr.) and Polly Coburn Devol, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Special Collections Marietta College, Washington County, Washington County Genealogical Society | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Spracklin/len Brothers in Benton Co., Iowa

My goal during my visit to Iowa in 2003 was to learn more about my 2nd great-grandfather Daniel D. Spracklin and his life.  I was having trouble finding any information on him and his children.  I was also eager to … Continue reading

Posted in Amarilla Spracklin, Benton County, Daniel D. Spracklin & Elizabeth Keller, FAMILY SURNAMES MAIN LINE SPRACKLIN or SPRACKLEN Surname, Harrison County, Henry Glancy, Iowa, Iowa County, John Andrews Spracklin & Drucilla Wolverton Spracklin, John Andrews Spracklin & Lydia Goss, John Keller & Mary Anne Delano, Knox County, Louisa Jane Avetts/Avitts, Lydia Spracklin, Mariah Brokaw or Brocaugh, Mary G Spracklin, Olive Elizabeth Spracklin Merrifield, Peter Spracklen, Research Trip to Iowa 2003, Richard Kenner, Solomon Goss Spracklin, Williams surname, Wm P Merrifield, Zaccheus Biggs Patent & A Deed | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment