Logan Tillman Martin Sr.

22 July 1900–16 April 1995 (Age 94)
Florida, United States

The Life of Logan Tillman

When Logan Tillman Martin Sr. was born on 22 July 1900, in Florida, United States, his father, Benjamin Boone Martin, was 35 and his mother, Rosa Belle Walker, was 23. He married Helen Collier on 31 March 1918, in Polk, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 27 Nichols, Polk, Florida, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 38 South Bartow, Polk, Florida, United States in 1940. He died on 16 April 1995, in Florida, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Fitzgerald Cemetery, Lakeland, Polk, Florida, United States.

Photos & Memories (3)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Logan Tillman Martin Sr.
1900–1995
Helen Collier
1900–1976
Marriage: 31 March 1918
Lois Agnes Martin
1920–1979
Brandon Martin
Logan Tillman Martin Jr
1922–2001
Rev Truby Victor Martin
1924–2008
Ruby Victoria Martin
1924–2016
Iris Mabel Martin
1930–1990
Virginia Lee “Ginna” Martin
1932–1999
Betty Rose Martin
1935–2002

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 March 1918
Polk, Florida, United States
children

(8)

    Lois Agnes Martin

    Female1920–1979Female

    Logan Tillman Martin Jr

    Male1922–2001Male

    Rev Truby Victor Martin

    Male1924–2008Male

    Ruby Victoria Martin

    Female1924–2016Female

    Iris Mabel Martin

    Female1930–1990Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Boone Martin

    Male1864–1937Male

    Female1877–1956Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 14

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.
1927

Age 27

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, Irish, French, Dutch, German, Czech, Slovak, Spanish (Martín), Italian (Venice), etc.: from a personal name (Latin Martinus, a derivative of Mars, genitive Martis, the Roman god of fertility and war, whose name may derive ultimately from a root mar ‘gleam’). This was borne by a famous 4th-century saint, Martin of Tours, and consequently became extremely popular throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. As a North American surname, this form has absorbed many cognates from other European forms.2 English: habitational name from any of several places so called, principally in Hampshire, Lincolnshire, and Worcestershire, named in Old English as ‘settlement by a lake’ (from mere or mær ‘pool’, ‘lake’ + tūn ‘settlement’) or as ‘settlement by a boundary’ (from (ge)mære ‘boundary’ + tūn ‘settlement’). The place name has been charged from Marton under the influence of the personal name Martin.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • L T Martin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Logan Martin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Logan T Martin, "United States Census, 1940"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.