Category Archives: Ohio

Solomon Goss of Fearing Twp. In Ohio: Who were his Ancestors?

Most family histories start at the oldest ancestor and go forward down through the descendants.  I decided to start with Solomon Goss first, because he was a very important ancestor in my family history.  He was a son of Philip … Continue reading

Posted in Amarilla and George Barclay, Amarilla Spracklin, Barclay or Barkley Surname, Becket, Brookfield, Capt. Philip Goss II & Judith (Hayward) Goss, Connecticut, Ebenezer Goss, Fearing Township, Flora Montanye Osborn 1869 to 1951, Grace Barclay McDonald and R.S. McDonald, Granville, John Andrews Spracklin & Lydia Goss, John Goss b. 1693 and Mary Woods, Keith Barclay MacDonald, Lancaster, Massachusetts, Mayflower, Nathaniel Goss, Olive Scott Goss, The Wife, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss I of Roxbury and Lancaster b. 1650, Philip Goss III b. circa 1700 and Keziah Cooley 1702, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Roxbury (Muddy River), Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County, William White and Susannah | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ebenezer Goss and Letters to Rufus Putnam about land in Marietta – 1796

The Marietta College has a Special Collections department.  There are online digital records of The Ohio Land Company and more.  The college keeps changing the url for the Special collections, so put Marietta College special collections into Google and you … Continue reading

Posted in Capt. Philip Goss II & Judith (Hayward) Goss, Ebenezer Goss, Marietta, Marietta College Special Collections, Mound Cemetery in Marietta, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Settlers of Dayton File a Petition Regarding their Land Titles:

As we saw in the last post,  Solomon and Olive Goss did not stay at Mercer Station in the area near Dayton and headed to Marietta. Here is a summary of their time in the Dayton and Mercer Station area: … Continue reading

Posted in Luzerne County, Marietta, Montgomery Co., Obadiah & Hannah Howe Scott, Obadiah Scott III & Hannah Rood, Olive Scott Goss, The Wife, Pennsylvania, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment