Dates: 1979

Collection Number: MS 53

Extent: 1 folder; 2 items. 1 TLS, 1p. 1 typescript, 19p.

Biographical/Historical Information: James Garland (1722-1812) moved to the North Garden area of Albemarle County in 1761, where he lived until his death. This report details the ancestors of James Garland with the first reported Garland in Virginia in 1650. The Garland family was primarily located in New Kent and Hanover Counties.


Scope and Content: 

 TLS from William W. Reynolds to the Albemarle County Historical Society, 22 October 1979, transmitting research about the Garland family of southern Albemarle County to the Society.

Typescript of The Garland Family of New Kent and Hanover Counties by William W. Reynolds, Cary, NC, 1979. This report describes the New Kent and Hanover County branch of the Garland Family prior to 1750.