Looking for any infomation about goss' from Tennessee or North Carolina in the early 1800's. My g-g-grandfather was William Wallace Goss(born1819/20)married to Sarah Walker(born 1823/24)thier known children are John C. Goss, Martha E.Goss, S.C. Goss, and William Lafayette Goss(my g-grandfather. William Lafayette was born in TN Married Della Brothers(died 1904) THey had 3 children before her death: Wiliam R "Bill" Goss, Isabell Goss Holland, and Claude Lafayette Goss(my grandfather). William L. Goss Married Ida Pearl Bean Merritt before 1910. They had five children together, Myrtle, John Calvin, Tressie, Vera,not sure about last boy. Ida Pearl Bean Merritt Goss had two children from a previous marriage: Pauline Merritt Drake and Jopseph E. Merritt.
Claude Lafayette Goss Married Edith Adena Johnson in AR. They had 11 Children: Willene Goss Barnes Hogan, Archie Goss, CLaudine Goss Reynolds,Wallace Goss,Dorothy Edwards Chaney, Rachel D. LaRue, Arlie Goss, David Goss, Linda Sue Goss, Nathan Goss, and Erma J. Goss Henry(my mother). My mother married Ricky Henry. They had two children Alisha Renee Henry Redmon and Stephanie Ann Henry Saphore. Any one with info pertaining to this family please email me or write or call at