Category Archives: Marietta

Some Deeds of Moses Johnson and Benjamin his son, in Washington Co., Ohio and more…

In the last post, I presented an estate and deeds that involved a Moses Johnson who died about August 1814 in Washington Co., Ohio.  Based on the Estate and deeds I presented, I believe that Moses is the father of … Continue reading

Posted in Adams Twp., Belpre, Floyd County, Indiana, Johnson surname, Marietta, Morgan and Monroe Counties, Moses Johnson & Elizabeth - parents of Hannah Johnson, Rainbow, Sylvester Scott & Hannah Johnson, Washington County, Waterford Twp. | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

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 and Amy Evans, 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

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 Ebenezer Goss, Marietta, Marietta College Special Collections, Mound Cemetery in Marietta, Philip Goss II son of Philip Goss of Roxbury & Hannah Hopkins - wife Judith (Hayward) Goss, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County | Tagged , , | Leave a comment