Daniel Goss

23 September 1790–18 November 1868 (Age 78)
Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Goss was born on 23 September 1790, in Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States, his father, Solomon Goss, was 36 and his mother, Olive Scott, was 33. He married Lydia Ackley on 13 August 1813, in Washington, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Belpre Township, Washington, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 18 November 1868, in Belpre, Washington, Ohio, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Rockland Cemetery, Belpre Township, Washington, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Goss
Lydia Ackley
Marriage: 13 August 1813
Torrance Lynn
Diantha Jane Rosecrans
Lucy Dorcas Rosecrans

Spouse and Children

13 August 1813
Washington, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Age 13

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.

Age 22

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly West Country): variant of Gosse .2 German: from the Germanic personal name Gozzo, a short form of the various compound names with the first element gōd ‘good’ or god, got ‘god’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Goss, Daniel: The Family of Daniel Goss and Lydia (Ackley) Goss

The Family of Daniel Goss and Lydia (Ackley) Goss Posted on April 9, 2012by BJ MacDonald Daniel Goss married on 13 August 1813 in Washington County, Ohio to Lydia Ackley born about 1795 in Connectic …

Sources (3)

  • Daniel Goss in household of Thomas Hibbard, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Daniel Goss, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Daniel Goss, "United States Census, 1830"

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