Category Archives: Fearing Township

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

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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, 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 and his wife Hannah Scott, Olive Scott Goss, The Wife, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss I of Roxbury and Lancaster b. 1650 a progenitor of Goss, Philip Goss II son of Philip Goss of Roxbury & Hannah Hopkins - wife Judith (Hayward) Goss, Philip Goss III son of Philip II & Judith Hayward b. circa 1700 - wife Keziah Cooley 1702, Philip Goss IV son of Philip Goss III & Keziah Cooley - wife 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

Olive Scott Goss – What Happened to Her?

Solomon Goss married Olive Scott, a daughter of Obadiah Scott and Hannah Howe in 1776 probably in Pennsylvania (more on their marriage in a later post). Not much has been written about Olive Scott Goss. She seems to have disappeared … Continue reading

Posted in Belpre, Daniel Goss & Lydia Ackley, Fearing Township, Flora Montanye Osborn 1869 to 1951, Marietta, Mound Cemetery in Marietta, Noah Goss, Ohio Research trips 2011 and 2007, Olive Scott Goss, The Wife, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Solomon Goss (Jr.) and Polly Coburn Devol, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County, Waterford Cemetery | Tagged , | Leave a comment