Nell and Elizabeth Logan were daughters of George Herndon Logan and Alma Gertrude Westbrook Logan. Nell Logan: 9 February 1912-21 November 1994; Elizabeth Logan: 6 October 1908-22 September 1972.
Photograph courtesy of Nell and Elizabeth’s sister, Betty Logan
Photo contributed by Betty Logan
This is from the Frank C. Brown Collection of North Carolina Folklore and features a song — “Old Rosin T. Beau” — sung by Elizabeth Logan Schinhan, learned from her father, George Herndon Logan, at Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina.
Shared by Betty Logan, Elizabeth Logan Schinhan’s sister.
Photograph contributed by Betty Logan, daughter of George Herndon Logan and Alma Westbrook Logan
Bessie Bowen, daughter of Marshal A. Bowen and Nancy Elizabeth Byers Bowen, was born 1 December 1881. She married Hugh Gordon Logan. Bessie Bowen Logan died 30 April 1962 in Cleveland County, North Carolina.
Graham Randolph “Slim” Logan, son of Hugh Allison Logan and Lula or Loula Herndon Logan, was born 25 September 1901 in Cleveland County, North Carolina. He served in the Army during World War I and the Navy during World War II. He died 21 October 1977 in Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina.
Obituary courtesy of Betty J. Logan
Photograph furnished by Betty J. Logan
George Herndon Logan, son of Leonidas Marion Logan and Elizabeth “Lizzie” Sarah Herndon Logan, was born 10 June 1875 in Cleveland County, North Carolina. He died 25 December 1935 in Dallas, Gaston County, North Carolina.
Alma Gertrude Westbrook, daughter of Robert Alexander Westbrook and Emily Elizabeth Jones Westbrook, was born 9 June 1886 in Blacks Station (now Blacksburg), Spartanburg County, South Carolina. She married George Herndon Logan 26 December 1906 in Cherokee County, South Carolina. Alma Westbrook Logan died 28 June 1962 in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Her home was in Kannapolis.
George Herndon Logan and Alma Westbrook Logan are buried at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery, Kings Mountain, North Carolina.
Copies furnished by Betty Logan.
Benjamin Gaffney Logan, son of Leonidas Marion Logan and Elizabeth “Lizzie” Sarah Herndon Logan, was born 17 January 1877 in Cleveland County, North Carolina. Ben Logan was one of 5 sons of L.M. and Lizzie Herndon Logan. Etta Ann Wells, daughter of Alexander Vesco “Dan” Wells and Lucy Ann Blalock Wells, was born 22 April 1881 in Cleveland County, NC. Marion Vesco Logan was born 2 May 1902.
Copy furnished by Betty Logan