Category Archives: Marietta

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

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

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