Philip LOGAN / Sarah Sally EAKER


Husband: Philip LOGAN (Ancestor Chart, Descendant Chart)
Born: ABT 1822 in: Rutherford County, NC Married: 5 OCT 1859 in: Cleveland County, NC Died: 1 NOV 1864 in: VA Father: Joseph LOGAN Mother: Jane MCGLAMERY
Wife: Sarah Sally EAKER (Descendant Chart)
Born: 1826 in: Died: 1913 in: Cleveland County, NC Buried: New Home Methodist Church, Cleveland County, NC Father: Mother: Other Spouses: Reuben MARTIN
Children:
1 Name: Malindia (Lynn) LOGAN F Born: 29 JUN 1860 in: Cleveland County, NC Died: 6 JAN 1892 in: Cleveland County, NC Married: in: Spouse: S. Jenk SHORT
2 Name: Nancy Lou LOGAN F Born: ABT 1862 in: Cleveland County, NC Died: 14 SEP 1902 in: Cleveland County, NC Married: 9 JAN 1884 in: Township No. 11, Cleveland County, NC Spouse: Elihu Harrison WRIGHT

Philip Logan


Will

The following is the text of the will of Philip Logan of Cleveland County, North Carolina dated September 18th, 1863. This text was transcribed from a photocopy of the original will obtained from the North Carolina State Archives in Raleigh, North Carolina on August 11th, 2006. The original will is filed in the state archives under call number C.R.026.801.716:
In the name of God Amen, September 18th, 1863
              I Philip Logan being called upon
to defend my country, and as life is uncertain, and death
sure and certain, I hereby make this my last will
and Testament and in the first place I commit
my Soul and Body into the protecting hands of God
And second I give and bequeath unto my beloved wife
Sarah, all my personal property, and my real estate to
belong to her and under her control her lifetime or her
widowhood, and after her death, or if she should
marry again, then my land to be equally divided be-
tween my children, and the personal property to be
sold and equally divided between my wife and children
And third I hereby appoint and constitute my kind and
trusty friend, (John Whisnant) my executor to carry
out and enforce the will and Testament
In witness whereof I set my hand and affix
my seal date above written
Signed in presence of
A.C.Whisnant                           Philip Logan
J.F.Whisnant

Civil War Records

North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865: A Roster: Philip Logan is listed as a Private in Co. H, 30th North Carolina Infantry Regiment. Resided in Cleveland County where he enlisted at age of 43, September 22, 1863, for the war. Present or accounted for until he died "in Virginia" on November 1, 1864, of disease.12 


Marriage Record

Logan, Philip m. Sarah Martin, Oct 5, 1859 by John Whisnant, JP. Reg. Nov. 16, 1859, S Williams, Clk. p.153.
(Ramey, Cleveland County, North Carolina Marriages, 1851-1868, p.31)13

October 5th, 1859
This day I have celebrated the rite of matrimony between Philip Logan and Sarah Martin at the residence of Wm Self by me.
John Whisnant, J.P.
Rcvd $1.00 Tax, S. Williams, Clk.
Registered the 16th Nov 1859, S. Williams, Clk.
(Cleveland County, North Carolina Marriage Records)7


Court Records

Rutherford County, North Carolina, Road Docket, September 1839: The Court appointed JOHN WHISNANT overseer of the road from Micajah Hills house to the three forks below JOHN PARKERS with the following hands (viz) PHILIP LOGIN, JAMES MODE, WILLIAM CARSON 3 hands, BENJA. DIVINY, ABSOLAM WHISNANT, TILFORD PRICE, SQUIRE SIMMONS 1 hand, WILLIAM SIMMONS, JOHN MCFARLAND, WILLIAM MCFARLAND, JAMES K MCFARLAND, LEWIS MCCURRY, WILLIAM CARSON, JR., DANIEL M. CARSON, JAMES M. CARSON, GEORGE MCFARLAND, WILLIAM HAINS, SPENCER PRICE, EHEZER BOYLES, SQUIRE BOYLES, JAMES HUNT, JOHN K. WELLS 2 hands, RANSOM PROCTOR, WILLIAM SELFE, JOHN SELFE, JESSE LEDFORD, WILLIAM PROCTOR, THOMAS PROCTOR, ROBERT T. PRICE, JOHN PRICE, & JAMES FORBUSH to work the same. (Bulletin of the Genealogical Society of Old Tryon County, November 2009, p.183)14

Rutherford County, North Carolina, Road Docket, September 1840: The court appointed WILLIAM K. HUNT overseer of the road from MICAJAH HILL's house to the three forks below JOHN PARKERs with the following hands (viz) PHILIP LOGAN, JAMES MODE, WILLIAM CARSON 3 handS, BENJA. DEVINEY, ABSOLAM WHISNANT, TILFORD PRICE, SQUIRE SIMMONS hands, WM. SIMMONS, JOHN MCFARLAND JR., WM MCFARLAND, JAMES R MCFARLAND, LEWIS MCCURRY, WM. CARSON JR., DANIEL CARSON, GEORGE MCFARLAND, WM. HAINS, SPENCER PRICE, ELIEZER BOYLES, SQUIRE BOYLES, JAMES HUNT, JESSEE PARKER, JOSEPH PARKER JR., GEORGE PARKER, DAVID WHISNANT, JOHN HUNT, WILLIAM HUNT, JOHN K. WELLS 2 hands, RANSOM PROCKTOR, WM. SELFE, JOHN SELFE, JESSEE LEDFORD, WM. PROCKTOR, THOMAS PARKER, ROBT. H PRICE, JOHN PRICE, JAMES FORBUSH, JOHN PARKER, ABSOLUM WHISNANT JR., JAMES SMITH, SQUIRE PARKER, JAMES HUNT, ALFRED FILBECK, & DAVID WHISNANT to work the same. (Bulletin of the Genealogical Society of Old Tryon County, February 2010, p.24)15

Cleveland County, North Carolina, Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, August Court 1850, p.138: PHILIP LOGAN is listed among those selected to serve as Jurors at the next Superior Court of law to be held for the County of Cleaveland at the Court House in Shelby on the 8th Monday after the 4th Monday in September 1850. (Caldwell, Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Cleveland County, NC, 1848-1850, p.115)2 

Cleveland County, North Carolina, Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, November Court 1864, p.163: A deed from PHILIP LOGAN to JOSEPH LOGAN and JAMES LOGAN [note: examination of the microfilm copy of the recorded deed reveals that the name JANE LOGAN is listed rather than JAMES LOGAN] for a piece of land on Wards Creek dated the 28th day of Dec 1855 was proved by proving the hand writing of JAMES ANDREWS? a subscribing witness thereto by the oath of W.P. ANDREWS on the 6th Feby 1865. (Caldwell, Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Cleveland County, NC, 1865-1867, p.1)3 


Sources:

  1. Caldwell, Juanita Evans. Cleveland County, NC, Tax Lists, 1853-1857. Broad River Genealogical Society [Shelby, NC], Nov 1993. [ p.4, 67, 100, 140, 167: References to Philip Logan. ]
  2. Caldwell, Juanita Evans. Cleveland County, North Carolina, Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, 1848-1850. Broad River Genealogical Society [Shelby, NC]. [ p.115: Reference to Philip Logan. ]
  3. Caldwell, Juanita Evans. Cleveland County, North Carolina, Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, 1865-1867. Broad River Genealogical Society [Shelby, NC]. [ p.1: Reference to Philip Logan. ]
  4. [Civil War Compiled Service Record of Philip Logan]. National Archives, Washington D.C. 2 p. (PDF Copy (645.6 Kbytes)).
  5. [Civil War Pension File of Philip Logan - 1885]. North Carolina loose Civil War pension files, Pension Act of 1901, Box 6.146, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, NC, 3 p. (Scanned copy of original made 15 Sept 2006 (1.3 Mbytes)).
  6. [Civil War Pension File of Philip Logan - 1901]. North Carolina loose Civil War pension files, Pension Act of 1901, Box 6.437, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, NC, 3 p. (Scanned copy of original made 15 Sept 2006 (1.5 Mbytes)).
  7. Cleveland County, North Carolina Marriage Records. North Carolina Department of Archives and History, Raleigh, NC. Microfilm C.026.63001.
  8. Depriest, Virginia Greene. Cleveland County, NC, Tax Lists, 1841-1844. Broad River Genealogical Society [Shelby, NC], March 1987. [ p.82, 125: Reference to Philip Logan. ]
  9. Depriest, Virginia Greene. Cleveland County, NC, Tax Lists, 1844-1847. Broad River Genealogical Society [Shelby, NC], May 1988. [ p.49, 102, 191: References to Philip Logan. ]
  10. Depriest, Virginia Greene. Cleveland County, NC, Tax Lists, 1850-1853. Broad River Genealogical Society [Shelby, NC], Aug 1985. [ p. 41, 77, 102, 131: Reference to Philip Logan. ]
  11. Logan, Sophia. History of the Logans. Distributed at the Andy Logan Family Reunion, Lincolnton, NC, c. 1980.
  12. Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth T Jordan. North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865: A Roster. North Carolina State Dept. of Archives and History, Raleigh, 1963, 15 vols. ISBN 0865260052. [ Vol. 7, p. 396: Lists Philip Logan, Private, Co. H, 30th North Carolina Regiment. ]
  13. Ramey, S. Arnold. Cleveland County, North Carolina Marriages, 1851-1868. 1971. [ p.31: Lists marriage of Philip Logan and Sarah Martin, Oct. 5, 1859. ]
  14. "Rutherford County, N.C. Road Docket, 1839", Bulletin of The Genealogical Society of Old Tryon County, Forest City, NC. Nov 2009, p.183. [ Philip Login is listed in September 1839 as one of the hands under overseer John Whisnant who are responsible for maintaining the road from Micajah Hills house to the three forks below John Parkers. ]
  15. "Rutherford County, N.C. Road Docket, 1840", Bulletin of The Genealogical Society of Old Tryon County, Forest City, NC. Feb 2010, p.24. [ Philip Logan is listed in September 1840 as one of the hands under overseer William K. Hunt who are responsible for maintaining the road from Micajah Hill's house to the three forks below John Parkers. ]
  16. [Will of Philip Logan (1863)]. Cleveland County loose wills, file C.R.026.801.7, North Carolina Department of Archives and History, Raleigh, 2 p. (Scanned copy of original made 11 Aug 2006 (749.3 Kbytes)).


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