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The Estate of Philip Goss IV...1780

The letters of administration for the estate of Philip Goss IV were granted to his son Nathaniel Goss in January of 1780. In the index for the Westmoreland Records, only two names are listed under Goss: Nathaniel pg. 703 more words

Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss

The Death of Philip Goss IV, 1778 or 1780: What Happened?

Philip Goss IV died sometime between 1778 and 1780. His son Nathaniel Goss was granted letters of Administration in 1780.  I will share Philip’s estate in a future post. 2,270 more words

Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss

Huntington Twp.'s Role in the Revolutionary War...1778 to 1780

I have spent a great deal of time trying to find the records of Huntington Township’s involvement in the Battle of Wyoming under Capt. John Franklin and the militia that he commanded.  1,369 more words

Wyoming Valley

One Country's hero is another Country's Villain....

My father’s paternal side is of the Mac/McDonald surname and they came from Scotland to Canada and settled there. His father and family migrated to Minnesota about 1901 and settled in Bemidji, then International Falls.  1,418 more words

Solomon Goss And Olive (Scott) Goss (Son Of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss

A Visit to the Monument for the Battle of Wyoming - 2008

I had an opportunity to travel to Pennsylvania in 2008 and visit Wilkes-Barre, Plymouth, Kingston, Forty-Fort, Huntington.  One of my goals was to visit the Wyoming Monument.  449 more words

Wyoming Valley

The Wyoming Massacre, that fateful day of July 3, 1778...

A great deal has been written about the Battle of Wyoming which took placed on July 3, 1778 in the Wyoming Valley, located in Northeastern Pennsylvania. 1,474 more words

Solomon Goss (Jr.) And Polly Coburn Devol

24th Regiment & Westmoreland Independent Companies (Wyoming Independent Companies) established...1774

One of my goals was to learn more about the Goss Family’s involvement in the events of the Revolutionary War and how that affected the Wyoming Valley settlement.  1,704 more words