Category Archives: LOCATIONS

John Goss and his land dealings in Portage County, Ohio

The buying and selling of land goes on no matter where someone migrates to and John Goss who was trying hard to provide for his growing family purchased land in Portage County, Ohio. In 1806 Lemuel Storrs of Connecticut sold … Continue reading

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John Goss, The Tax Lists and Census of Portage County 1809 to 1829

John Goss migrated to Ohio in late 1805 and settled in Randolph Twp., Portage Co., Ohio. The census for Ohio in the early years is a bit messed up and a lot is missing so tax lists have been used … Continue reading

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John Goss migrates and establishes a new life in Portage Co., Ohio 1804…

John Goss, for some reason, decided to leave Huntington Twp. and migrate to Ohio. He settled in Randolph Twp., Portage County, Ohio. He arrived there about 23 of October of 1805. Here we find John selling his land in Huntington, … Continue reading

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