Emmett Logan

25 August 1891–September 1980 (Age 89)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Emmett

When Emmett Logan was born on 25 August 1891, in Alabama, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Logan, was 23 and his mother, Julia Dean Howell, was 25. He married Goldie Mae Strickland about 1913. He lived in Election Precinct 9 Kimbrough, Marion, Alabama, United States in 1910. He died in September 1980, in Brilliant, Marion, Alabama, United States, at the age of 89.

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Emmett Logan
Goldie Mae Strickland
Marriage: about 1913

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about 1913

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World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 4

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 25

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Emmet E Logan in household of Frank Logan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emmett E Logan in household of Franklin Logan, "United States Census, 1900"

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