Category Archives: Marietta College Special Collections

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

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Solomon Goss and an Overview of Washington County, Ohio

Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss were in the Washington County, Ohio area by 1798. Solomon Goss had first tried to settle in the Dayton, Ohio area in 1796 but that did not work out as we will see in … Continue reading

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John and Lydia Spracklin settle on Solomon Goss Land in Knox Co., Ohio

John and Lydia settled on the land in Knox County, Ohio, purchased by Solomon Goss, Lydia’s father, from Zaccheus Biggs on 28 July 1802. Mr. Biggs has a patent for land for Knox County at the BLM Land website as … Continue reading

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