Category Archives: PAST GENEALOGY RESEARCHERS

Land Titles and the Confirming Act of 1787…what happened!

So did anything get done regarding the claims of the Connecticut settlers with land purchased from the Susquehanna Company now in Pennsylvania under the Confirming Act of 1787. Unfortunately, nothing seems to be discussed in the histories books on this … Continue reading

Posted in David Goss and Anna Slater, Huntington Twp., Luzerne County, Nathaniel Goss, Obadiah & Hannah Howe Scott, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Revolutionary War service and involvement of the Goss Family…a summary!

Mrs. Flora Montanye Osborn did a great deal of research on our family back in 1939 through to her death in 1951. I have featured her on a page at the top of this blog if you are curious. She … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort Goss, DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution), David Goss and Anna Slater, Ebenezer Goss, Flora Montanye Osborn 1869 to 1951, Huntington Twp., Levi Goss and Sophia Rummerfield, Nathaniel Goss, Philip Goss III b. circa 1700 and Keziah Cooley 1702, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, SAR Sons of the American Revolution, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Thomas Goss 1734, Titus Seward, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Philip Goss’s land in Becket, Massachusetts about 1758 to 1771…

Paul H. Goss did a lot of research on the Goss family back in the late 1930’s through to his death in 1963. He visited Becket, Massachusetts and befriended several of the individuals there. He had great motivation because Ebenezer … Continue reading

Posted in Becket, Berkshire County, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Pittsfield | Tagged , | Leave a comment