Tag Archives: Washington County Ohio Genealogy

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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A Little about Mary “Polly” Coburn Devol Goss!

Mary or rather Polly was the wife of Solomon Goss (Jr.).  She was a member of the Devol family who were rather prominent in the Washington County, Ohio area. I promised to share a little of what I know of … Continue reading

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Marietta and Washington County – A Dream Come True!

For years I have wanted to visit Marietta and do genealogical research in Washington County, Ohio.  I have been studying Solomon Goss for years and this was a major goal of mine.  I visited the area on my recent trip from … Continue reading

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