Elizabeth (Garland) Hester

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Elizabeth Truhart Overton (Garland)

Also Known As: "Elizabeth Overton", "Elizabeth Truhart", "Trueheart", "Truhard"
Birthplace: St. Paul's Parish, Hanover, Virginia
Death: Died in St Martin's Parish, Hanover, Virginia
Place of Burial: New Kent, New Kent, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edward Garland, Sr. and Mary Jane Garland
Wife of Nathaniel Dickenson; James Overton; Francis Hester; Daniel Truhart and Captain James Overton, I
Mother of griffith dickerson; Elizabeth Dickerson; Griffith Dickenson; Sarah Sallie Syme; Robert H. Hester, I and 12 others
Sister of John Garland; Peter Garland, Sheriff; Martha Cosby; Mary Nelson; Edward Garland, Jr and 3 others

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About Elizabeth (Garland) Hester


In 1719 Captain Edward Nelson married Mary Garland, one of three daughters of Edward Garland and Mary Jane Jennings, his wife. The other daughters were Margaret and Elizabeth. Margaret Garland married William Overton, born 1675, and Elizabeth Garland married James Overton, born 1686."

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Children of James Overton and Elizabeth Garland:

  1. Capt. Jame, b. 1726 married Mary Waller
  2. William married Jemima Harris , (dau. of Wm. Harris)
  3. Mary Garland md. David Cosby
  4. Nancy md. Richmond Terrell
  5. Margaret md. Sir William Bickley
  6. John md. Ann Booker Clough

James Overton, born 08/14/1688 in New Kent Co., Va.; died June 18, 1749 in Hanover Co., Va. He married Elizabeth Trueheart Garland.


Elizabeth Garland, born December 19, 1704 in New Kent Co., VA; died November 19, 1739; married (1) James Overton; married (2) Daniel Truhart. Ref: http://www.hill-ky.org/Reports/RobertsonEG.pdf

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Elizabeth (Garland) Hester's Timeline

October 10, 1686
New Kent Couny, VA, USA
August 14, 1688
Hanover, Virginia
Age 16
Hanover Co., VA
Age 16
Taunton, Somerset, UK
Age 17
new kent co. virginia
Age 17
Province of Virginia
Age 21