James Wright Logan

20 June 1840–10 January 1926 (Age 85)
Henry, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James Wright

When James Wright Logan was born on 20 June 1840, in Henry, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Ralston Logan, was 37 and his mother, Emaline Wright, was 21. He married Florence Madora Gaar on 24 November 1874, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Bedford Township, Cross, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Wynne, Cross, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 January 1926, in Cross, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in McElroy, Cross, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Wright Logan
1840–1926
Florence Madora Gaar
1855–1936
Marriage: 24 November 1874
James Edward Logan
1876–1893
William R Logan
1878–1887
Mamie Emma Logan
1881–1949
Mattie Virgie Logan
1883–1947
Jesse or Jessie Logan
1885–1887
George Washington Logan
1887–1959
Clara Nola Logan
1890–1971
Nettie May Logan
1892–1971
Bessie Chrystine Logan
1895–1989
Maggie Logan
1895–1989
Marvin Manuel Logan
1898–1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 November 1874
Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
children

(11)

    James Edward Logan

    Male1876–1893Male

    William R Logan

    Male1878–1887Male

    Female1881–1949Female

    Female1883–1947Female

    Jesse or Jessie Logan

    Male1885–1887Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Ralston Logan

    Male1802–1883Male

    Emaline Wright

    Female1819–Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1840–1926Male

    Mary F Logan

    Female1845–1910Female

    Martha Catherine or Mattie C. Logan

    Female1847–1889Female

    John C. Logan

    Male1848–Male

    Eliza J. Logan

    Female1852–1853Female

World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1862

Age 22

Historical Boundaries - 1862: Cross, Arkansas, United States
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from any of the places in Scotland so called, principally that near Auchinleck. They all get their names from Gaelic lagan, a diminutive of lag ‘hollow’.2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Leocháin ‘descendant of Leochán’ (earlier spelled Lothchán), a personal name of unexplained origin.

LOAD TEST -- Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James R Logan in household of James R Logan, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Logan in household of Jas R Logan, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James Logan, "United States Census, 1920"

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