Harriett Marreah Bentley

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ChartsAncestors of Jennie Luene Logan
John Alden to Jennie Luene (Logan) Billings
George Soule to Jennie Luene (Logan) Billings
Captain Caleb Bentley to Jennie Luene Logan
Diana, Princess of Wales, and Jennie Luene (Logan) Billings
King Ethelred II to Jennie Luene Logan
George Washington - Jennie Luene (Logan) Billings
John Adams & John Quncy Adams - Jennie Luene (Logan) Billings
James Madison - Jennie Luene (Logan) Billings
Franklin Delano Roosevelt - Jennie Luene (Logan) Billings
Barack Obama - Jennie Luene (Logan) Billings
Harriett Marreah Bentley, daughter of George R. Bentley and Thursia Maria Jones, was born at Blandinsville, McDonough Co., Illinois, 11 August 1862.1,2,3,4 She died at Allison, Decatur Co., Kansas, 5 April 1899,5,6 and was buried in the Allison Cemetery, Allison, Decatur Co., Kansas.6

Harriett married, as his 2nd wife, Dana Selwin Logan, son of Samuel C. Logan and Paulina Girton, at Blandinsville, 3 July 1881.7,8,9


Dana Selwin Logan b. 14 Mar 1856, d. 9 Sep 1928
  • Thursia Estelle Logan8 b. 17 Dec 1883, d. 18 Sep 1928
  • Dana Roy Logan+10,5 b. 30 Aug 1885, d. 9 Oct 1957
  • Essie Blanche Logan8 b. 4 Nov 1887, d. Jun 1974
  • Henry Leslie Logan8 b. 9 Nov 1890
  • Kent Bentley Logan8 b. 20 Nov 1892
  • Elsie Viola Hattie Logan8 b. 12 Nov 1894


  1. [S548] George R. Bentley pension application file; certificate no. 861026 veterans survey; Pension application files based upon service in the Civil War and Spanish-American War; Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.
  2. [S611] Dana Selwin Logan Family, Bible Record, Photocopy of original pages removed from the bible. Publication data and present owner of the bible are unknown, Compiler's genealogy files Clarkdale, Arizona.
  3. [S459] United States Census for 1870 [Ninth Census of the United States], Hire Township, McDonough County, Illinois, population schedule, sheet 458/9, dwelling 69, family 69, Joseph M. Jones household, age 8, born in Illinois, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M593, 1748 rolls, roll #256.
  4. [S460] United States Census for 1880 [Tenth Census of the United States], Hire Township, McDonough County, Illinois, population schedule, enumeration district (ED) 160, sheet 393/2, dwelling 24, family 24, Joseph Jones household, age 17, born in Kentucky. Grand-daughter, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication T9, 1454 rolls, roll #277.
  5. [S549] Bible Record of Family and Descendants of Dana Roy and Chella (Gardner) Logan, The Holy Bible: King James Authorized Version Containing the Old and New Testaments, Indexed Self-Pronouncing Edition (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: A. J. Holman Co., 1930); Compiler's genealogy files.
  6. [S657] Phil Wurm and Sharleen Wurm, Allison Cemetery, Decatur Co., Kansas (On line: http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/decatur/cemeteries/allison_cemetery.htm : KSGenWeb, 2001), viewed 6 Dec 2006.
  7. [S648] Libby Grim, et al., McDonough County Marriages, 6 vols. (Macomb, Illinois: McDonough County Genealogical Society, 1980 - [(---)]), 5:10, #1053, further cited as Grim, McDonough Co. Marriages. Parents: Samuel C. Logan & Paulina Garten & G.B. Bentley & _____Jones.
  8. [S111] Photocopy of the Daily Journal of Dana Selwin Logan, Compiler's genealogy files Clarkdale, Arizona.
  9. [S110] Jo Benear. Billings-Logan Family Records, Clippings and Family Group Sheets, 1988, Compiler's genealogy files, Clarkdale, Arizona.
  10. [S634] Dana Roy Logan, Death Certificates, File No. 57 18 2096 (1957), Utah Department of Health, Office of Vital Records & Statistics, Salt Lake City, Utah.