Creator

Date Original

1700s-1800s

Description

This collection contains two folders of genealogical research on the Logan family of Pope and Logan County, Arkansas, including Colonel James Logan for whom the county of Logan was named. It includes copies of census records, articles, and other records related to the history of the family.

Biographical/Historical Note

This collection contains genealogical research on the Logan family of Pope and Logan County, Arkansas. Specifically, it covers research on the descendants of Jonathan and Francis Thurmond Logan, Alfred Jefferson Logan, and James and Minerva Logan. Jonathan Logan was an early American frontiersman. He was the uncle of Colonel James Logan, for whom Logan County was named. Jonathan Logan was the earliest of the Logan family to venture in the Arkansas territory. Along with his brothers Robert Allison and Charles, Jonathan settled his family in Pope County around 1815. The research in this collection was completed by genealogist Joan Carruthers, who is the great-great-great-grand-daughter of Colonel James Logan.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Pope County (Ark.); Logan County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.001004

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Logan family genealogical collection, MS.001004

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Logan family genealogical collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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