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Elbridge Henry Goss

author , banker

Elbridge Henry Goss, American author, banker. member Massachusetts legislature.

Background

Goss, Elbridge Henry was born on December 22, 1830 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Henry and Betsey (Kendall) Goss.

Education

Common school education.

Career

Settled in Melrose, Massachusetts, where he has been auditor, water registrar, trustee, since 1870, and many years chairman public library. Alderman; member Massachusetts legislature. Treasurer Melrose Savings Bank.

Author: The Melrose Memorial (local history), 1868. Early Bells of Massachusetts, 1874. Centennial Fourth Address, 1876.

Bibliography of Melrose, 1889. Life of Colonel Paul Revere (2 vols.), 1891. History of Melrose, 1902.

Home: Melrose, Massachusetts.

Works

  • Author: The Melrose Memorial (local history), 1868. Early Bells of Massachusetts, 1874. Centennial Fourth Address, 1876.

    Bibliography of Melrose, 1889. Life of Colonel Paul Revere (2 vols.), 1891. History of Melrose, 1902.

Membership

Member Massachusetts legislature.

Connections

Married Hannah Jane Baker, December 22, 1853.

father:
Henry Goss

mother:
Betsey (Kendall) Goss

spouse:
Hannah Jane Baker