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George Noland (abt. 1763 - 1800)

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George Noland aka Nowland
Born about in Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Stafford County, Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Georgiamap
Profile last modified | Created 1 Jun 2012
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This profile is part of the Noland Name Study.

George Noland was born in Virginia in 1763, the son of Pierce and Sarah (Aubrey) Noland. He served in the 5th Virginia regiment from Loudoun County. His sons received land draws for his service.

George died in Wilkes County, Georgia, in 1800.

War Service

George's sons received land draws for his service.

George Noland's name is included on a list from a manuscript that had "Chester" at the top of the page, followed by "Minor Smith his Orderly Book October 26, 1776" ("in four lines of large, plain script, inclosed in rude scroll work"). The list is "presumably those of non-commissioned officers and privates, and perhaps musicians" (the first three names and last two names are separated from the others). The listed names are under "Andrew Russell Capt in the fift Virginia Regiment From Loudoun County, Virginia" and George Noland's name is in the middle section.[1]

Research Notes

This profile is part of the Peyton Name Study.

1781, Stafford County marriage of George and Alice (Peyton):

  • 1781 needs source, as does location.
  • They were married before 1785 (they witnessed her father's 1785 will in Franklin County, North Carolina - "George Noland and his wife Alec").[2]

From Georgia Genealogy Trails, "Headrights granted by the Georgia Colonial and State Governments from 1754 to 1800."[3]

ST. MATHEWS, EFFINGHAM: 1756 to 1784. Ulrich Niedlinger, John Neese, Thomas Noble, James Nix, George Nowlan, S Nobles.

Father Pierce moved to South Carolina in 1750s?[4]

"In subsequent years [following a 1751 land grant], Henry and Samuel Awbrey would be joined in [Enoree River area of the backcountry of] South Carolina by Pierce and Awbrey Noland, kinsmen through their sister Elizabeth Awbrey, who had married Philip Noland and operated the important Noland Ferry outside of nascent Leesburg, Virginia."[5]


  1. Notes and Queries, The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 1, No. 1 (Jul., 1893), pp. 94-99. Published by: Virginia Historical Society; Stable URL:
  2. See Alice Peyton's profile.
  3. "As printed in the Story of Georgia and The Georgia People, by George Gillman Smith ©1901; Transcribed by K. Torp, ©2007
  4. Find a Grave memorial #86047750 for Pierce Noland (1721-1773), burial unknown. Memorial created by David Roberds, March 1, 2012
  5. page 236, Aubrey/Awbrey Dominion and Decline, by Jon Anthony Awbrey (2007)


  • Profile entered May 31, 2012 by Liz Shifflett, George's 4x-gr-granddaughter.

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On 30 Apr 2018 at 15:40 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

citation from one of those pages -

"United States Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 15 March 2018), George Nowland, 02 Oct 1776; citing 02 Oct 1776, Virginia, United States, citing NARA microfilm publication M246. Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Services, 1980. FHL microfilm 830,380.

On 30 Apr 2018 at 15:38 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

George Noland is on pay records for Capt Andrew Russell's company:

5th Virginia

On 22 Aug 2016 at 05:57 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

George Noland to Effingham Co., GA, 1756-1784

George is 16 degrees from George Bush, 19 degrees from Rick San Soucie and 15 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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