Category Archives: UNITED STATES

Philip Goss IV and family settle in Plymouth Twp., one of the first settled areas of the Wyoming Valley…

The Susquehannah Company set up several townships in 1769 for the 200 settlers in the Wyoming Valley.  These townships were Plymouth, Hanover, Wilkes-Barre, Kingston and Pittston. Philip Goss IV and his sons Nathaniel and Comfort appear in the list for … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort Goss, Litchefield County, Nathaniel Goss, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Plymouth, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Enter the Susquehannah Company….1753

Philip Goss IV and his wife Mary (Kendall) Goss had migrated from Brookfield to Simsbury (North Granby) in the late 1740’s, then to Granville and onto Becket living in Becket from about 1758 to 1768. From there they migrated to … Continue reading

Posted in Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Susquehanna River, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Philip Goss IV sets his eyes on the Wyoming Valley of Pennsylvania and settles in Plymouth Twp. – 1769 to 1773

Philip Goss IV was not content, he decided to migrate once. He joined many other settlers and moved to what was called the Wyoming Valley this is where the Susquehanna River flows. The area in question is located in Northeastern … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort Goss, David Goss and Anna Slater, Nathaniel Goss, 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, Susquehanna River, Wilkes-Barre, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment