Collection Number: MS 64
Physical Location: Archive Room File Cabinet
Extent: 1 folder.
Access Restrictions: Collection is open to research.
User Restrictions: No restrictions.
Preferred Citation: Martin Family, MS 64, Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society, Charlottesville, Va.
Acquisition Information: Gift, William D. Martin, 6 August 1980.
Biographical/Historical Information: Documents concerning the Martin family of Albemarle County, Virginia.
Scope and Content:
- Photocopy of Thomas Martin (1799-1870) biography. Includes image.
- Photocopy of “Prominent Tennesseans” featuring Thomas Martin.
- Photocopy of a page of Pulaski (Tennessee.) History about Thomas Martin, founder of Martin College.
- Photocopy of 2p. from “History of Sumner County Tenn” (p. 21-22) about the Fountain Head area and the Martin family.
- Photocopies of 3p. index from the Martin Family Quarterly, Dallas, Texas.
- Photocopies of 6p. of the Martin Family Quarterly, Vol. II no. 2 (1976) giving the genealogy of Abram Martin. Albemarle and Amherst Counties, Virginia are mentioned.
- Photocopy of the Will of Thomas Martin – July 25, 1792, probated in Albemarle County, Virginia. His will mentions land in Kentucky and names thirteen enslaved people: Jack, Darkey, Winney, Daniel, James, Major, Dinah, Peter, Will, Pompy, Robin, Phillis, and Lucy.
- Photocopy of 1p. from Colonial Families of the United States (p. 271), giving the lineage of Abram Martin who came to Albemarle County, Virginia in 1680.
- Photocopies of 3p. of the Martin Family Quarterly, Vol. II no. 3 (1976).
Family Names: Martin family.
Record Types: Reports.