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Origins Available: Irish, Scottish


The Strathclyde-Briton people of ancient Scotland were the first to use the name Logue. The Logue family lived in Fife.

Logue Early Origins



The surname Logue was first found in Fife, where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the census rolls taken by the ancient Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.

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Logue Spelling Variations


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Logue Spelling Variations



Medieval Scottish names are rife with spelling variations. This is due to the fact that scribes in that era spelled according to the sound of words, rather than any set of rules. Logue has been spelled Logie, Loggie, Logy, Logue and others.

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Logue Early History


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Logue Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Logue research. Another 197 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1271, 1296, and 1700 are included under the topic Early Logue History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Logue Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Logue Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Logue Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Logue In Ireland


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Logue In Ireland



Some of the Logue family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 264 words (19 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Many Scots were left with few options other than to leave their homeland for the colonies across the Atlanti c. Some of these families fought to defend their newfound freedom in the American War of Independence. Others went north to Canada as United Empire Loyalists. The ancestors of all of these families have recently been able to rediscover their roots through Clan societies and other Scottish organizations. Among them:

Logue Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John and Samuel Logue settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1772
  • John Logue settled in New Jersey in 1772
  • John Logue and Samuel Logue, who were "Protestant immigrants," on record in Charles Town, South Carolina in 1772
  • John Logue, who landed in South Carolina in 1772
  • Samuel Logue, who landed in South Carolina in 1772

Logue Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • William Logue, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1811
  • Mary Logue, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1811
  • James Logue, William Logue, and Mary Logue who all arrived at the port of Philadelphia in 1811
  • Biddy Logue, who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1811
  • Catherine Logue, aged 28, landed in Maine in 1812
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Logue Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Patrick Logue, who arrived in Quebec in 1834
  • Jeremiah Logue, aged 24, a farmer, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Perseus" in 1834
  • Ellen Logue, aged 20, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Perseus" in 1834
  • William Logue, aged 21, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Nancy" in 1834
  • Daniel Logue, aged 25, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Prudence" in 1838

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Contemporary Notables of the name Logue (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Logue (post 1700)



  • William A. Logue, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1916
  • Thomas A. Logue, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 6th District, 1926; Candidate for Mayor of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1927; Pennsylvania Secretary of Internal Affairs; Elected 1934
  • Richard J. Logue, American politician, Mayor of Bowie, Maryland, 1982-94
  • John H. Logue, American Democrat politician, Member of Massachusetts State House of Representatives Sixth Suffolk District, 1923-24
  • James Washington Logue (1863-1925), American Democrat politician, U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 6th District, 1913-15; Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania, 1918
  • James Logue, American politician, Mayor of Lexington, Kentucky, 1842-45
  • Frank Logue (1924-2010), American Democrat politician, Mayor of New Haven, Connecticut, 1976-79; Defeated in primary, 1979
  • Edward J. Logue (1922-2000), American politician, Candidate in primary for Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts, 1967
  • Daniels C. Logue, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1964
  • Ronald "Ron" E. Logue, American businessman, former Chairman of the Board of State Street Corporation
  • ... (Another 9 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Suggested Readings for the name Logue


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Suggested Readings for the name Logue



  • John Logue of North Carolina by Jane Gray Buchanan.

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
    2. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    3. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    4. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    5. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    6. Black, George F. The Surnames of Scotland Their Origin, Meaning and History. New York: New York Public Library, 1946. Print. (ISBN 0-87104-172-3).
    7. Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
    8. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    9. Scarlett, James D. Tartan The Highland Textile. London: Shepheard-Walwyn, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0-85683-120-4).
    10. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
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