Obituary of “Mrs. Al Logan” — Grace Gertrude Harris Logan — 1887-1909; tombstone, Elmwood Cemetery, Centralia, Marion County, Illinois; marriage license, Marion County, Illinois, 1909

Allen Logan, son of Andrew Jackson Logan and Catherine Charlotte Guthrie Logan, married Grace Gertrude Harris, daughter of Charles T. Harris and Emma Mary Hartley Harris, 1 January 1909 in Centralia, Marion County, Illinois. Grace Harris Logan gave birth to a daughter, Lelia Grace Logan, 28 September 1909 “one mile west of Rice,” Illinois. (Rice is near the border between Washington and Perry counties.) Complications from childbirth took Grace’s life two days later. She was 22. Her obituary and tombstone follow.

Allen Logan married (second) DeIna Ruth Buhrman(n) 21 May 1915 in Chester, Randolph County, Illinois.

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Courtesy of James W. “Bob” Logan, The Advocate, Pinckneyville, Perry County, IL, 1909

Harris, Grace (Logan), 1st wife of Allen Logan (1).jpg Tombstone, Grace G. Harris Logan, Elmwood Cemetery, Centralia, Marion County, Illinois

Logan, Allen & Grace Harris Marriage license, Marion Co., IL 2.jpg

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