Texas Confederate Pension application, Jasper “Jap” Newton Logan, Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas, 1899/approved 1902; Burial payment (Mortuary Warrant) for widow, 1918

Jasper “Jap” Newton Logan, son of Hillary Logan and Abigail Wallace Logan, was born 27 April 1844 in Bienville Parish, Louisiana. (“Jap” was the common nickname for Jasper.) He married Laura Texanna Haggard.  J.N. Logan served with Co. H, 10th Texas Infantry Regiment, Confederate States of America (C.S.A.). He was wounded three times: leg, thigh, lower abdomen. J.N. Logan died in 1918. His widow, Laura Texanna Haggard Logan, applied for a Texas Mortuary Warrant — a payment to bury J.N. Logan. Texanna Logan died 14 February 1928 in Johnson County, Texas. J.N. and Texanna Logan are buried at Buel Cemetery, Buel, Johnson County.

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Other documents in this set from the Texas State Archives include:

  • Affidavit of Physician
  • Certificate of County Judge
  • Certificate of County Commissioners
  • Affidavits of witnesses
  • Letter from Mrs. T. Logan requesting burial fee; reply from Commissioner of Pensions
  • Affidavit of J.N. Logan’s death; application for Mortuary Warrant

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