Wilson Blain Logan, Captain, Company D, 175th Ohio Infantry was killed at Franklin

The following was submitted by a descendant: Wilson Blain Logan, born June 30, 1830, was the son of James Logan, a pioneer settler of Greenfield, Ohio. Wilson taught school in the winter and in the summer followed the painter’s trade. He later moved to Jeffersonville, Ohio, where he operated a grocery store until the outbreak […]

175th Ohio soldier’s (Patton) descendant shares info about his ancestor with blog readers

Many thanks to Doug Patton who shares the following information about his  great grandfather with our readers. My great grandfather, James Patton, fought in the Battle of Franklin. He was born in 1828, near Lexington in Clark County, Kentucky. His father died with he was a boy, and his mother brought him and an older […]