Gould, Mrs. C. L., Colden.-Amos W. Gould was born in Colden, November 26, 1822, and is a son of John D. and
Hannah Gould, and grandson of Asa Gould, who came to Colden in an early day, where he lived and died. Mr. Gould
was a lumberman and farmer until 1862, when he moved to the village and engaged in mercantile business, also furniture
and undertaking. In April, 1852, he married Caroline L. Cornell, daughter of Cyrus and Maria (Rugg) Cornell.
Our County and its people
A descriptive work on Erie County, New York
Edited by: Truman C. White
The Boston History Company, Publishes 1898