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George Harlan Sr. (abt. 1690 - 1732)

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George Harlan Sr. aka Harland
Born about in Chester County, Pennsylvaniamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in West Bradford Township, Chester, Pennsylvaniamap
Profile last modified | Created 11 Oct 2011
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Categories: Kennett Monthly Meeting, Pennsylvania.

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George Harlan is NO. 14 in the Harlan Book

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Next Generation?

Names of siblings match a number of Harlans in Virginia in 1760s. For example, brothers Stephen and George Harlan had adjacent land in Frederick County, Virginia, in June 1760. From Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, Volume II: 1742-1775, compiled by Gertrude E. Gray:

"K-162: Stephen Harlan of Frederick Co. 433 A. in said Co. on N. Mt. adj. James Davis, his bro. Geo: Harlan. Surv. John Mauzy. 20 June 1760"
"K-163: George Harlan of Frederick Co. 441 A. in said Co. on N. Mt. Surv. John Mauzy. Adj. land James Davis sold James & George Harland. 21 June 1760"


George /HARLAND/[1]
George /HARLAN/[2]


Arrival: 1687, Pennsylvania[2]


4 OCT 1690, Chester County, Pennsylvania[3]
4 OCT 1690, Kennett, Chester County, Pennsylvania[1]
24th day 4 month 1694, Chester County, Pennsylvania[4]


George Harlan married 1715–1716, Chester County, Pennsylvania[5]
Child: John Harlan
Child: Rebecca Harlan
Child: Dinah Harlan
Child: Joel Harlan
Child: Michael Harlan
Child: Hannah Harlan
Child: George Harlan
married DEC 1715, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA[1]
Child: John Harlan
Child: Rebecca Harlan
Child: Hannah Harlan
Child: George Harlan
Child: Robert Harlan
and three unnamed children


01 JAN 1732, West Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania[1]


Harlan, Alpheus. History and Genealogy of the Harlan Family (Lord Baltimore Press, Baltimore, MD, n.d.).

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 from Harland-108, Source #S49, Database online. Record for George Harland
  2. 2.0 2.1 Source: #S84, Database online. Place: Pennsylvania; Year: 1687; Record for George Harlan
  3. Source: #S414 Page: p. 587
  4. Source: #S409 Page: p. 46-48
  5. Source: #S409 Page: p. 46-48
  6. Source: #S409 Page: p. 46-48
  • S409: Friends, Society of Kennett Monthly meeting. Bi-Centennial of Old Kennett Meeting House, Kennett Township, Chester Co., Pa. 1710-1910 (Philadelphia, W. H. Jenkins, 1910), p. 46-48. digital image at
  • S414: J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania : with genealogical and biographical sketches (1881), Ancestry digital images, p. 467
  • Alpheus H. Harlan, “History and Genealogy of the Harlan Family and particularly the Descendants of George and Michael Harlan Who settled in Chester County, Pa., 1687”, 1914, Reprinted Fifth Printing, 1998 for the Harlan Family by Gateway Press, Inc., Baltimore, MD
  • S49: Ancestry Public Member Trees (2006)
  • S84: Gale Research, Filby, P. William, ed., Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s (Ancestry online publication, 2009)


  • WikiTree profile for Harlan-130 was merged September 10, 2012, into WikiTree profile Harlan-111, which was created through the import of DIXON.GED on Oct 11, 2011 by Glenn Dixon. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Glenn and others.
  • Harland-108 was created by Ed Wynn through the import of Wynn_2014-08-24_01.ged on Aug 24, 2014.

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On 30 Apr 2018 at 18:56 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

Hi! I added Quakers Project box/account.


On 27 Jan 2016 at 05:45 GMT Karen (Old) Panek wrote:

Harlan-111 and Harland-108 appear to represent the same person because: Duplicate Profiles.

George is 15 degrees from SJ Baty, 20 degrees from Orville Redenbacher and 14 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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