Category Archives: Becket

Philip Goss’s land in Becket, Massachusetts about 1758 to 1771…

Paul H. Goss did a lot of research on the Goss family back in the late 1930’s through to his death in 1963. He visited Becket, Massachusetts and befriended several of the individuals there. He had great motivation because Ebenezer … Continue reading

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Philip Goss and Mary, the Records of the Congregational Church – Township No. 4 – Becket 1759 to later…

On my trip to Massachusetts in 2011, I found this manuscript at the Berkshire Athenaeum in Pittfield. It was a transcript of the records of the Congregational Church by a Rollin Hillyer Cooke. This is not the original source but … Continue reading

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Philip Goss and Mary (Kendall) Goss migrated to Becket, MA and a son Ebenezer is born!

Philip Goss IV and Mary left Granville and headed north to Becket, known as No. 4 at the time. Philip settled on Lot No. 56 northwest of Center Pond near Becket Center.  We know he was there in Becket by … Continue reading

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