Mecklenburg County (N.C.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Latta Family papers
Collection — Box 1 [F09.003.07.02]
Abstract Letters written to James Latta, his wife Jane, and their daughter Nancy. Writers are Robert Latta (James's son from his first marriage to Elizabeth Houston in Ireland), William A. Latta (Robert's second son from his first marriage to Jane Allison), and Eliza Dilworth Latta (Robert's second wife), who are writing from their home in Yorkville, S.C., to Robert’s parents and sister at their Mecklenburg County home. Also includes one letter by a non-family member who is writing to James from...
Dates: 1824 - 1830
Sample Family papers
Collection — Box SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 240
Photocopies of indentures and surveys relating to land in northern Mecklenburg County along the Catawba River owned by the Sample Family. Some of the papers relate to land previously owned by James Latta, whose ca. 1800 house is the centerpiece for the present-day Historic Latta Plantation. Also includes genealogical information about the Sample Family.
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