Martha Jane Logsdon1

ID#2159, b. 4 February 1842, d. 8 December 1923
Father: James Logsdon
Mother: Joanna Dixson

Birth date: 4 February 1842
Birth place: Marshall County, Virginia.1

Commonly known by her middle name, Jane.2

Jane married George Harris, son of John Harris Jr. and Lucy Ann Terrill, on 1 January 1861 in Marshall County, Virginia. Edward Dowler certified that he united them in marriage.2

Martha died at age 81 from senility on 8 December 1923 at Fifth Street, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia.1 Martha's body was interred on 11 December 1923 in the Fork Ridge Universalist Church Cemetery, Fork Ridge Road, Glen Easton, Marshall County, West Virginia; her name appears on the gravestone as "Martha J. Harris." The inscription reads, "George Harris ~ Martha J. his wife."1,3

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Deceased Child of Martha Jane Logsdon and George Harris:

Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=30 Jun 2015

Citations

  1. [S1022] Martha Jane Harris, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1953106_0001846.jpg.
  2. [S1021] Marriage License for George Harris and Jane Logsdon, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4130824_00419.jpg.
  3. [S362] Digital photograph of George and Martha J. Harris gravestone in Fork Ridge Universalist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 03 June 2004.
  4. [S2036] Frank M. Harris, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1983472_0000705.jpg.