Category Archives: Connecticut

The Estate of Philip Goss IV…1780

The letters of administration for the estate of Philip Goss IV were granted to his son Nathaniel Goss in January of 1780. In the index for the Westmoreland Records, only two names are listed under Goss: Nathaniel pg. 55 and … Continue reading

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One Country’s hero is another Country’s Villain….

My father’s paternal side is of the Mac/McDonald surname and they came from Scotland to Canada and settled there. His father and family migrated to Minnesota about 1901 and settled in Bemidji, then International Falls.  My father Keith was born … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Monument for the Battle of Wyoming – 2008

I had an opportunity to travel to Pennsylvania in 2008 and visit Wilkes-Barre, Plymouth, Kingston, Forty-Fort, Huntington.  One of my goals was to visit the Wyoming Monument.  I wrote about this visit in my blog: Pennsylvania Wanderings. Below is a … Continue reading

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