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Lt. Colonel Henry Logan, US Rep, PA

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dillsburg, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: December 26, 1866 (82)
Dillsburg, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Dillsburg, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Logan, I and Susanna Logan
Husband of Martha Logan
Father of {Infant} Logan; Susanna Jane Beetem; {Twin 1} Logan; {Twin2 } Logan; James Jackson Logan and 5 others
Brother of Sarah Lynch and James Logan

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About Lt. Colonel Henry Logan, US Rep, PA

Henry Logan (April 14, 1784 – December 26, 1866) was an American politician from Pennsylvania who served as a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district from 1835 to 1839.

Henry Logan was born near Dillsburg, Pennsylvania. He volunteered for the defense of Baltimore in 1814 during the War of 1812, and served as captain in the Nineteenth Regiment, Second Brigade, Fifth Division, Pennsylvania Militia. He was commissioned lieutenant colonel August 1, 1814.

He served as a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1818 and 1819 and as a member of the Pennsylvania State Senate for the 14th district from 1828 to 1830.[1]

Logan was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress and reelected as a Democrat to the Twenty-fifth Congress. He was not a candidate for renomination and resumed farming.

He was a member of the Board of Commissioners of York County, Pennsylvania, in 1840. He served as county auditor and died on the Logania plantation in Monaghan Township, near Dillsburg in 1866. Interment in the Dillsburg Cemetery in Dillsburg, Pennsylvania.[2]

The town Loganville, Pennsylvania was named after him. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Logan_(politician)


US Congressman. He served as a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army during the War of 1812. He was elected as a Democrat to represent Pennsylvania's 11th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1835 to 1839.

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Lt. Colonel Henry Logan, US Rep, PA's Timeline

1784
April 14, 1784
Dillsburg, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
1825
December 13, 1825
Pennsylvania, United States
1827
February 8, 1827
Pennsylvania, United States
1829
March 15, 1829
Pennsylvania, United States
March 15, 1829
Pennsylvania, United States
1830
April 28, 1830
Pennsylvania, United States
1833
May 16, 1833
Pennsylvania, United States
1835
February 22, 1835
Pennsylvania, United States
1840
February 7, 1840
Pennsylvania, United States
1843
January 21, 1843
Pennsylvania, United States