Category Archives: Washington County

Solomon Goss leaves Luzerne County for Ohio 1790 to 1795

Solomon Goss decided to leave the Huntington Valley for the west. We don’t know exactly what he had in mind, but he did find his way to Ohio by 1795. What possesses a man to decide to pack up and … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Lake and Elizabeth Goss, Fearing Township, Hamilton Co., Huntington Twp., Jesse Scott, Luzerne County, Marietta, Obadiah Scott III & Thankful Rood, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Solomon Goss and Bounty Land Warrants 1790 and later 1800…

When I was touring in Pennsylvania back in 2008, I visited the David Library of the American Revolution. It was located north of Philadelphia near Washington’s Crossing. They will be moving to Philadelphia in 2020.  This is good news for … Continue reading

Posted in John Andrews Spracklin & Lydia Goss, Knox County, Ohio Research trips 2011 and 2007, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Trip to Pennsylvania 2008 see Pennsylvania Wandering Blog for more info, Washington County, Zaccheus Biggs Patent & A Deed | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Solomon Goss and his land dealings in Westmoreland Co. and later Luzerne County 1777 to 1795

Solomon Goss had land in Huntington Twp. as early as 1777. In 1777 there were two deeds between Philip Goss Jr. and Solomon Goss. They were created on the same day. I have shared these two deeds before in my post … Continue reading

Posted in Huntington Twp., Litchfield County, Luzerne County, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Valley, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment