The McLaran Family Papers include historical correspondence and genealogical research on the family decendants of John McLaran, who immigrated to America from Scotland in the late 18th century.
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McLaran family patriarch John McLaran was born in Scotland in 1760. His son James McLaran was born in Maryland in 1799. The McLaran family migrated to Mississippi and Texas in the early 19th century.
Materials were donated to Special Collections by James Stubbs in November 2016.
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