Biographical Sketch of Thomas Carr Goss
Goss, Thomas Carr; insurance; born, Edinburg, O., April 22, 1862; son of Alfred R. and Martha Carr Goss; educated in Edinburg public schools, and Mt. Union College; married, Cleveland, Oct. 8, 1889, Anna M. Knowles; issue, two sons, Leonard Knowles and Alfred Edward; after leaving school, spent one year in father’s country store; came to Cleveland, January, 1881, to attend business college; in May, that year, entered the service of Hull Vapor Stove Co.; August, 1881, entered insurance business with Thomas H. Geer; has remained in insurance since, except for few months; vice pres. The O. M. Stafford, Goss, Bedell Co.; trustee and treas. First Unitarian Church; member Forest City Lodge, F. & A. M., Webb Chapter R. A. M., Oriental Commandery, K. T.; member Chamber of Commerce, Mayfield Country and Union Clubs.