Category Archives: Mahaska County

Wesley Goss: Even More Restless!

Wesley Goss has been a challenge.  Fortunately he lives passed the 1850 U.S. Federal census so he can be traced.  Wesley was restless moving to Iowa about 1840,  but from that point on he at least stayed in Iowa.   He moved around … Continue reading

Posted in Chalapha George Goss, Charles Wesley Goss, Clay County, Devol Surname, Eliza Almeda Goss, Elizabeth Lucretia Goss, Ella Rhodavel Goss, FAMILY SURNAMES MAIN LINE GOSS Surname, Henry County, Iowa, James Gilbert Goss & Eliza Reynolds and 10 Children, Lucy Mariah Goss, Mahaska County, Mary Adeline Goss, Olive Angeline Goss, Ollie Cemetery Keokuk Co. Iowa, Riverside Cemetery Clay Co. Iowa, Solomon Goss (Jr.) and Polly Coburn Devol, Solomon M. Goss, Tallyrand Cemetery Keokuk Co. Iowa, Wesley Goss and Elizabeth Evans, William Harlan Goss, Woodbury Co. | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

A Wish Fulfilled: Solomon and Polly Goss’s Graves & sister Mary!

Sometimes I think I have a genealogy angel watching over me.  Recently I have been very blessed.  A cousin found me on this blog and she has been very kind and very helpful.  She went out and found the tombstones … Continue reading

Posted in Amarilla Spracklin, Burge Cemetery Henry Co IA, Devol Surname, FAMILY SURNAMES MAIN LINE GOSS Surname, Harriet Melissa Goss and James W. Maynard, Henry County, Iowa, Mahaska County, New London, Olive Scott Goss, The Wife, Solomon Goss (Jr.) and Polly Coburn Devol, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Virda Huston Spracklin and Lillie Mae Amsden | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The End Comes: Solomon & Polly Goss Rest Peacefully!

The son of Solomon and Olive (Scott) Goss left his childhood home and headed for greener pastures.  He left Washington County, Ohio about 1832 and headed for Hardin County, Ohio.  He lived there till after 1841 and followed his son Wesley … Continue reading

Posted in Devol Surname, Eliza Goss and George Sawtell, FAMILY SURNAMES MAIN LINE GOSS Surname, Hardin County, Harriet Melissa Goss and James W. Maynard, Henry County, Homer Goss, Iowa, Mahaska County, Mary Adaline Goss and Jacob Hare, Solomon Goss (Jr.) and Polly Coburn Devol, Updates & Corrections, Wesley Goss and Elizabeth Evans | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment