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Multiple Origins for the Surname Logue



The surname Logue is derived from the Gaelic "˛ Maol mhaodh˛g," or "the descendant of the devotee of St. Mhaodh˛g" and was often anglicized as Mulvogue. This surname was also derived from "˛ Laogh˛g." In Galway, this name was often anglicized as Leech, causing much confusion to genealogists, as this name exists in all the provinces of Ireland, but in many cases, especially in Eastern Ireland, Leech is of English descent, although it has long been in Ireland.

Logue Early Origins



The surname Logue was first found in County Galway (Irish: Gaillimh) part of the province of Connacht, located on the west coast of the Island, where the family was first recorded, and members were chiefs of a district between Athenry and Athlone. Likely of this same lineage was St. Mogue, first Bishop of Ferns, in Wexford. He was born in about 558 on St. Mogue's Island, County Cavan. He went to Wales for a time to be a pupil of St. David, and is said to have performed miracles. His body was enshrined in a bronze casket which is now preserved in the National Museum in Dublin.

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Logue Spelling Variations


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Logue Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Logue, O'Logue, Loogue, O'Loogue, Leoge, Lougue, Leech and many more.

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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 339 words (24 lines of text) covering the year 1840 is 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)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Logue Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John and Samuel Logue, who settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1772
  • John Logue, who 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 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Samuel Logue, who landed in South Carolina in 1772 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Logue Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • William Logue, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1811 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Mary Logue, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1811 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • 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 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Catherine Logue, aged 28, who landed in Maine in 1812 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • ... (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, who arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Perseus" in 1834
  • Ellen Logue, aged 20, who arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Perseus" in 1834
  • William Logue, aged 21, who arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Nancy" in 1834
  • Daniel Logue, aged 25, who 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



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  2. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  3. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
  4. Land Owners in Ireland. Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1203-3).
  5. Woodham-Smith, Cecil. The Great Hunger Ireland 1845-1849. New York: Old Town Books, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-385-3).
  6. Vicars, Sir Arthur. Index to the Prerogative Wills of Ireland 1536-1810. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  8. Somerset Fry, Peter and Fiona Somerset Fry. A History of Ireland. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1993. Print. (ISBN 1-56619-215-3).
  9. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
  10. Harris, Ruth-Ann and B. Emer O'Keefe. The Search for Missing Friends Irish Immigrant Advertisements Placed in the Boston Pilot Volume II 1851-1853. Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1991. Print.
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