James and Martha McFarland letters
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James and Martha McFarland letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: McFarland, James, approximately 1805-
Creator: McFarland, Martha, approximately 1815-
Title: James and Martha McFarland letters
Dates: 1839-1840
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1089

Biographical/Historical Note

James McFarland (b. ca. 1805) and his wife, Martha (b. ca. 1815) lived in Talbotton, Georgia, located in Talbot County.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of letters from James and Martha McFarland to Catharine McFarland containing family news.


Index Terms

Families--Georgia.
Letters (correspondence)
McFarland family.
McFarland, James, approximately 1805-
McFarland, Martha, approximately 1815-

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Purchased from Rita Trotz.

Preferred Citation

[Item identification], James and Martha McFarland letters, MS 1089, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 1970.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 
Item 1: James and Martha McFarland letter to Catharine McFarland, 1839 July 24 ( 3.0 p. )
Sent from Talbotton, Ga. Regarding family news.
 
Item 2: James and Martha McFarland letter to Catharine McFarland, 1840 April 16 ( 1.0 p. )
Sent from Talbotton, Ga. Regarding family news.