Benjamin Logan, Court of Pleas & Quarter Sessions, Cleveland County, N.C., 1842: Declaration to obtain pension based on father, Drury Logan’s, service in Revolutionary War

Drury Logan, Benjamin Logan’s father, was a private in the Revolutionary War. Congress finally passed a pension law for Revolutionary soldiers in 1832. Drury Logan died in 1835 and his widow, Sarah Moore Logan, then became the pension recipient. Sarah died in 1840. In the following statement, Benjamin Logan indicates the living children and heirs of Drury and Sarah Logan are, as follows: Joseph Logan, Benjamin Logan, Levy Logan, Sarah Logan, and Aney Logan. Benjamin also states the year his father and mother were married: 1783. Benjamin signed by making his mark, being unable to write his name.

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Source: Research of Pat Phelps, Beverly Logan Craig, Joe Logan

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