Logan, William A. - M 1848/--/--

History

Index
Return to:Logan, William A.

                            The Life of Logan, William A.
1848/--/-- to 1862/--/-- male No children
...Date... AGE Event
1848/--/-- 0 *** Logan, William A. - Born to Logan, John Allen and Bristow, Rebecca M. (Logan)
1848/--/-- 0 - A Czech uprising under Frantisek Palacky is suppressed by Austria.
1848/--/-- 0 - American engineer James Bogardus begins using cast-iron for building construction.
1848/--/-- 0 - February Revolution by French workers makes Louis Napoleon III President of 2nd Reublic
1848/--/-- 0 - Ferdinand I abdicates; Francis Joseph becomes Emperor of Austria.
1848/--/-- 0 - French Barbizon artist Theodore Rousseau paints the Forest at Fontainebleau.
1848/--/-- 0 - French author Alexandre Dumas (Dumas fils) publishes his novel Camille.
1848/--/-- 0 - Gold discovered in California
1848/--/-- 0 - Holman Hunt, Millais and Rossetti form the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in Britain.
1848/--/-- 0 - Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels publish the Communist Manifesto.
1848/--/-- 0 - Karl Marx and Friedrick Engels publish "Communist Manifesto"
1848/--/-- 0 - Louis Philippe abdicates; a Second Republic is declared in France.
1848/--/-- 0 - Mexican Cession
1848/--/-- 0 - Risorgimento leader Garibaldi returns to Italy to fight in the war of independence.
1848/--/-- 0 - Scottish physicist William Thomson Kelvin proposes an absolute temperature scale.
1848/--/-- 0 - The Austrian revolution begins in Vienna; chancellor Metternich resigns.
1848/--/-- 0 - The Revolutions of 1848 break out in Europe.
1848/--/-- 0 - The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ratifies the cession of California and New Mexico.
1848/--/-- 0 - The discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill begins the California gold rush.
1848/--/-- 0 - The first U.S. women's rights assembly meets at the Seneca Falls Convention.
1848/--/-- 0 - Uprisings in Berlin force Frederick William IV to summon a constitutional assembly.
1848/--/-- 0 - Wisconsin is inaugurated as the 30th state of the Union.
1849/--/-- 1 *** Bristow, Adrian Jackson [2nd cousin] - Born to Bristow, Francis Marion
1849/--/-- 1 *** Bristow, Miles [1st cousin once removed] - Died
1849/--/-- 1 - Amelia Bloomer publicizes bloomers (baggy trousers for women) in the Lily magazine.
1849/--/-- 1 - Austrian forces crush the Italian revolution; Mazzini and Garibaldi flee from Italy.
1849/--/-- 1 - Austrian premier Felix Schwarzenberg uses the Russian army to defeat the Hungarians.
1849/--/-- 1 - Black slave Harriet Tubman escapes and begins her Underground Railway work.
1849/--/-- 1 - Elizabeth Blackwell becomes the first woman to obtain a medical degree.
1849/--/-- 1 - Francois Rene de Chateaubriand publishes Memoirs From Beyond the Tomb.
1849/--/-- 1 - French physicist Armand Fizeau measures the velocity of light.
1849/--/-- 1 - Lajos Kossuth declares Hungarian independence from Austria.
1849/--/-- 1 - Russian anarchist Mikhail Bakunin is deported to Siberia.
1849/--/-- 1 - Taylor is inaugurated as the 12th U.S. president; Fillmore becomes vice-president
1849/--/-- 1 - Zachary Taylor (Whig) becomes president of the United States
1850/--/-- 2 *** Bristow, John [1st cousin once removed] - Died
1850/--/-- 2 *** Logan, Benjamin [Brother] - Born to Logan, John Allen and Bristow, Rebecca M. (Logan)
1850/--/-- 2 - Allan Pinkerton founds the Pinkerton National Detective Agency.
1850/--/-- 2 - American author Nathaniel Hawthorne writes The Scarlet Letter.
1850/--/-- 2 - American popular songwriter Stephen Foster publishes Camptown Races.
1850/--/-- 2 - California is inaugurated as the 31st state of the Union.
1850/--/-- 2 - Congress reinforces the Fugitive Slave Law for the return of escaped slaves.
1850/--/-- 2 - Elizabeth Barrett Browning publishes her Sonnets From the Portuguese.
1850/--/-- 2 - English author Charles Dickens writes David Copperfield.
1850/--/-- 2 - French realist artist Gustave Courbet paints The Stone Breakers.
1850/--/-- 2 - Jenny Lind the Swedish nightingale begins her U.S. tour.
1850/--/-- 2 - Millard Fillmore (Whig) becomes president of the United States
1850/--/-- 2 - Nathanial Hawthorne "The Scarlet Letter"
1850/--/-- 2 - Photographer Mathew Brady publishes The Gallery of Illustrious Americans.
1850/--/-- 2 - Plains Indians cede land in exchange for reservations
1850/--/-- 2 - President Taylor dies; Millard Fillmore is inaugurated as the 13th U.S. president.
1850/--/-- 2 - The Compromise of 1850 establishes California as a non-slavery state.
1850/--/-- 2 - The Taiping Rebellion breaks out in China against the Ch'ing dynasty.
1850/--/-- 2 - The first issue of Harper's magazine is published.
1850/--/-- 2 - Utah and New Mexico Territories
1851/--/-- 3 - A gold rush begins in Victoria, Australia; Victoria becomes a separate colony.
1851/--/-- 3 - American author Herman Melville publishes Moby-Dick.
1851/--/-- 3 - Giuseppe Verdi's opera Rigoletto is produced in Venice.
1851/--/-- 3 - Harriet Beecher Stowe begins publishing Uncle Tom's Cabin.
1851/--/-- 3 - Henry Jarvis Raymond and George Jones found the New York Times.
1851/--/-- 3 - Isaac Merrit Singer invents the first practical sewing machine.
1851/--/-- 3 - Jacob Fussell begins making ice cream in commercial quantities in Baltimore.
1851/--/-- 3 - Melville "Moby Dick"
1851/--/-- 3 - Mongkut (Rama IV) becomes king of Siam (Thailand).
1851/--/-- 3 - Singer patents sewing machine
1851/--/-- 3 - The Crystal Palace is built in London to house the Great Exhibition.
1851/--/-- 3 - The U.S. yacht America defeats 17 British yachts in the first America's Cup contest.
1851/--/-- 3 - The first college sorority is established at Wesleyan College, Georgia.
1852/--/-- 4 *** Bristow, Hannah (Harrison) (Davisson) [1st cousin once removed] - Died
1852/--/-- 4 *** Logan, Benjamin [Brother] - Died
1852/--/-- 4 *** Logan, James Richard [Brother] - Died
1852/--/-- 4 *** Logan, John Allen [Brother] - Died
1852/--/-- 4 - Argentinean dictator Rosas is defeated by forces under Urquiza at Monte Caseros.
1852/--/-- 4 - Britain gains control of the Irrawaddy delta after the second Anglo-Burma War.
1852/--/-- 4 - The Grimms begin publication of their Deutsches Worterbuch (German Dictionary).
1852/--/-- 4 - The Second Empire begins in France under Napoleon III.
1852/08/13 4 *** Bristow, Margaret (Smith) [1st cousin once removed] - Died
1852/09/24 4 *** Bristow, Nancy Rebecca (Guthrie) [2nd cousin] - Born to Bristow, Ballard and Stockton, Mariah (Bristow)
1853/--/-- 5 - A U.S. naval squadron under Matthew Perry enters Tokyo Bay to negotiate a treaty.
1853/--/-- 5 - Chinese rebels capture Nanking and make it the capital of the Taiping kingdom.
1853/--/-- 5 - Crimean War between Turkey, France & Britain against Russia
1853/--/-- 5 - Franklin Pierce (Democrat) becomes president of the United States
1853/--/-- 5 - Franklin Pierce is inaugurated as the 14th U.S. president; King becomes vice-president.
1853/--/-- 5 - General Santa Anna becomes dictator of Mexico for the last time.
1853/--/-- 5 - Georges Haussmann begins the reconstruction of Paris.
1853/--/-- 5 - Napoleon III marries the Empress Eugenie.
1853/--/-- 5 - Richard Wagner begins his cycle of four operas The Ring of The Nibelung.
1853/--/-- 5 - Russia occupies the Turkish principalities of Moldavia and Walachia.
1853/--/-- 5 - The U.S. adds land to New Mexico and Arizona with the Gadsden Purchase.
1853/--/-- 5 - Turkey issues an ultimatum to Russia; the Russians destroy the Turkish fleet at Sinope.
1853/08/02 5 *** Bristow, Thomas B. [1st cousin once removed] - Died Bristow Cem. Clinton County KY
1853/09/29 5 *** Means, Sallie (Bristow) & Bristow, Richard Perry [1st cousin once removed] - Married
1853/10/15 5 *** Bristow, Thomas P. [2nd cousin] - Died Bristow Cem. Clinton County Kentucky
1854/--/-- 6 - A commercial treaty is signed between the U.S. and Japan, ending Japanese isolation.
1854/--/-- 6 - American writer and naturalist Henry David Thoreau publishes Walden.
1854/--/-- 6 - An Anglo-French-Turkish expeditionary force lands at Sevastopol in the Crimea.
1854/--/-- 6 - Britain and France declare war on Russia, beginning the Crimean War.
1854/--/-- 6 - Nebraska and Kansas Territories
1854/--/-- 6 - Pope Pius IX proclaims the dogma of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary.
1854/--/-- 6 - Raphaelite artist Holman Hunt paints The Scapegoat.
1854/--/-- 6 - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery
1854/--/-- 6 - Smith & Wesson invent revolver
1854/--/-- 6 - The Allied armies defeat the Russians at the Battle of Inkerman.
1854/--/-- 6 - The British grant independence to the Orange Free State in South Africa.
1854/--/-- 6 - The Charge of the Light Brigade is made by the British during the Battle of Balaklava.
1854/--/-- 6 - The Kansas-Nebraska Act reopens the controversy over the spread of slavery.
1854/--/-- 6 - The Republican party is formed after the passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Act.
1854/--/-- 6 - Upper half of Indian Territory becomes part of Kansas Territory
1855/--/-- 7 - British photographer Roger Fenton documents the Crimean War.
1855/--/-- 7 - Florence Nightingale reforms hygienic standards in Crimean hospitals.
1855/--/-- 7 - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow publishes The Songs of Hiawatha.
1855/--/-- 7 - Lord Palmerston becomes prime minister of Great Britain for the first time.
1855/--/-- 7 - Matthew Fontaine Maury publishes The Physical Geography of the Sea.
1855/--/-- 7 - Mexican dictator Santa Anna is overthrown.
1855/--/-- 7 - Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia dies; he is succeeded by his son Alexander II.
1855/--/-- 7 - Robert Browning publishes his poetry collection Men and Women.
1855/--/-- 7 - Scottish explorer David Livingstone discovers the Victoria Falls in Africa.
1855/--/-- 7 - The Allies occupy the Russian fortress at Sevastapol in the Crimea.
1855/--/-- 7 - The first formal ice hockey game is played in Kingston, Ontario.
1855/--/-- 7 - Walt Whitman publishes his first book of poetry, the Leaves of Grass.
1856/--/-- 8 - A new Opium War begins between China, Britain and France.
1856/--/-- 8 - English chemist William Perkin discovers synthetic dyes.
1856/--/-- 8 - The Treaty of Paris ends the Crimean War.
1856/--/-- 8 - The first Neanderthaler (prehistoric human) skeleton is discovered in Germany.
1856/--/-- 8 - Victor Hugo writes Les Miserables during his exile from France.
1856/07/06 8 *** Bristow, Vespasian T. [2nd cousin] - Died Carrol County Missouri
1857/--/-- 9 *** Bristow, Edward [1st cousin once removed] - Died Cedar County Missouri
1857/--/-- 9 - Buchanan is inaugurated as the 15th U.S. president; Breckinridge becomes vice-president.
1857/--/-- 9 - Disputes between Mormons and non-Mormon settlers leads to the Utah War.
1857/--/-- 9 - Elisha Graves Otis installs the first passenger elevator in a New York City store.
1857/--/-- 9 - English author Thomas Hughes publishes Tom Brown's Schooldays.
1857/--/-- 9 - French novelist Gustave Flaubert publishes Madame Bovary.
1857/--/-- 9 - French poet Baudelaire publishes Flowers of Evil and is arrested for immorality.
1857/--/-- 9 - James Buchanan (Democrat) becomes president of the United States
1857/--/-- 9 - Kansas ratifies anti-slavery constitution
1857/--/-- 9 - Mormons and Paiute Indians kill 120 settlers in the Mountain Meadows Massacre.
1857/--/-- 9 - The Indian Mutiny begins when Indian troops rebel against the British in Meerut.
1857/--/-- 9 - The Oxford English Dictionary is begun in England.
1858/--/-- 10 - Benito Juarez becomes the first Mexican president of Indian descent.
1858/--/-- 10 - Bernadette Soubirous sees visions of the Vigin Mary in a grotto near Lourdes, France.
1858/--/-- 10 - Britain and France impose the Tientsin Treaty on China.
1858/--/-- 10 - British explorer John Hanning Speke discovers Lake Victoria in Africa.
1858/--/-- 10 - British naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace outlines his theories of evolution.
1858/--/-- 10 - Charles Frederick Worth establishes his Paris fashion house.
1858/--/-- 10 - Cyrus W. Field lays the first transatlantic telegraph cable.
1858/--/-- 10 - Federal forces end the Utah War; Brigham Young is replaced as governor of Utah Territory.
1858/--/-- 10 - French photographer Nadar takes the first aerial photograph from a balloon.
1858/--/-- 10 - German-American artist Albert Bierstadt begins his landscapes of the American west.
1858/--/-- 10 - Jacques Offenbach's operetta Orpheus in the Underworld premiers in Paris.
1858/--/-- 10 - James Renwick begins the design of Saint Patrick's Cathedral in New York City.
1858/--/-- 10 - Minnesota is inaugurated as the 32nd state of the Union.
1858/--/-- 10 - The Fenians (Irish Republican Brotherhood) are founded to overthrow British rule.
1858/--/-- 10 - The Indian Mutiny is suppressed by the British Army and loyal Indian troops.
1858/--/-- 10 - The government of India is transferred from the East India Company to the British crown.
1859/--/-- 11 - Abolitionist John Brown leads an attack on Harpers Ferry; he is captured and executed.
1859/--/-- 11 - Charles Darwin "Origin of Species"
1859/--/-- 11 - Charles Darwin publishes On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection.
1859/--/-- 11 - Ferdinand de Lesseps begins building the Suez Canal in Egypt.
1859/--/-- 11 - French inventor Ferdinand Carre develops a refrigeration system.
1859/--/-- 11 - Napoleon III assists the Italian statesman Cavour in a war against Austria.
1859/--/-- 11 - Oregon is inaugurated as the 33rd state of the Union.
1859/--/-- 11 - Queensland becomes a separate colony of Australia.
1859/12/31 11 *** Bristow, Azle [2nd cousin] - Born to Bristow, Richard Perry and Means, Sallie (Bristow)
1860/--/-- 12 *** Bristow, Peyton [1st cousin once removed] - Died St. Clair County, MO
1860/--/-- 12 - Abraham Lincoln is elected as the first Republican president of the United States.
1860/--/-- 12 - China resists the Tientsin Treaty; Anglo-French forces occupy Peking.
1860/--/-- 12 - English novelist Wilkie Collins writes The Woman in White.
1860/--/-- 12 - Florence Nightingale establishes a school for training nurses.
1860/--/-- 12 - George Eliot (Mary Anne Evans) publishes The Mill on the Floss.
1860/--/-- 12 - Italian patriot Garibaldi invades Sicily and Naples with his 1,000 Redshirts.
1860/--/-- 12 - Jean Joseph Etienne Lenoir patents the first internal-combustion engine.
1860/--/-- 12 - Sardinia-Piedmont seizes the Papal States in Italy.
1860/--/-- 12 - South Carolina becomes the first Southern state to secede from the Union.
1860/--/-- 12 - The Crittenden Compromise tries to prevent a split between slave and free states.
1860/--/-- 12 - The Maori Wars begin against the British in New Zealand.
1860/--/-- 12 - The pony express is inaugurated to deliver mail from Missouri to California.
1860/12/14 12 *** Bristow, Frances Ellen (Webb) [2nd cousin] - Born to Bristow, Henry and Sinks, Sarah (Bristow)
1861/--/-- 13 *** Bristow, Leven [1st cousin once removed] - Died Carrolton, Missouri
1861/--/-- 13 - Abraham Lincoln (Republican) becomes president of the United States
1861/--/-- 13 - American locksmith Linus Yale Jr. patents the cylinder lock.
1861/--/-- 13 - CONFEDERACY
1861/--/-- 13 - Civil War Begins
1861/--/-- 13 - English designer William Morris starts the Arts and Crafts Movement.
1861/--/-- 13 - Explorers Burke and Wills die during their north-south crossing of Australia.
1861/--/-- 13 - French artist Eugene Delacroix paints the Lion Hunt.
1861/--/-- 13 - General George B. McClellan is made commander of the Union forces.
1861/--/-- 13 - Italy is unified under Victor Emmanuel II.
1861/--/-- 13 - John Ericsson designs the Monitor, the first ship with a revolving gun-turret.
1861/--/-- 13 - Kansas is inaugurated as the 34th state of the Union.
1861/--/-- 13 - Lincoln is inaugurated as the 16th U.S. president; Hamlin becomes vice-president.
1861/--/-- 13 - Nicholas II abolishes serfdom in Russia.
1861/--/-- 13 - The Confederate States of America declare their independence from the U.S.
1861/--/-- 13 - The Confederates defeat the Union army in the First Battle of Bull Run.
1861/--/-- 13 - The Southern states meet to draft a constitution; Davis is selected as president.
1861/--/-- 13 - The Trent Affair begins when a Union ship intercepts a British steamer.
1861/--/-- 13 - The United States introduce the first national income tax.
1861/--/-- 13 - The bombardment of Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor begins the U.S. Civil War.
1861/--/-- 13 - Unification of Italy
1861/--/-- 13 - Western territories reorganized by Republican Congresses
1862/--/-- 14 *** Bristow, Elizabeth (Prothero) [1st cousin once removed] - Died
1862/--/-- 14 *** Logan, William A. - Died
1862/--/-- 14 - A Union fleet under David G. Farragut captures New Orleans.
1862/--/-- 14 - Bartolome Mitre unites Argentina and is elected president.
1862/--/-- 14 - Brady, O'Sullivan and Gardner document the Civil War in photographs.
1862/--/-- 14 - Explorer John McDouall Stuart makes the first south to north crossing of Australia.
1862/--/-- 14 - Foucault measures speed of light
1862/--/-- 14 - French actress Sarah Bernhardt makes her debut at the Comedie Francaise.
1862/--/-- 14 - French impressionist artist Edouard Manet paints Le Dejeuner sur l'Herbe.
1862/--/-- 14 - French physicist Jean Foucault successfully measures the speed of light.
1862/--/-- 14 - French writer Victor Hugo completes his social novel Les Miserables.
1862/--/-- 14 - Lee defeats the Union army in the Second Battle of Bull Run.
1862/--/-- 14 - Lee's Confederate invasion of Maryland is halted at the Battle of Antietam.
1862/--/-- 14 - McClellan is defeated in the Seven Days Battle and retreats from the peninsular.
1862/--/-- 14 - Napoleon III imposes the Austrian prince Maximilian as emperor of Mexico.
1862/--/-- 14 - Richard J. Gatling invents the first practical machine gun.
1862/--/-- 14 - Russian novelist Ivan Turgenev publishes Fathers and Sons.
1862/--/-- 14 - The first recorded ski competition is held near Oslo in Norway.
1862/--/-- 14 - The ironclad warships Monitor and Merrimack clash at Hampton Roads, Va.
1862/--/-- 14 - Union forces under Burnside are defeated at the Battle of Fredricksburg.
1862/--/-- 14 - Union forces under Grant defeat the Confederates at the Battle of Shiloh.
1862/--/-- 14 - Union forces under McClellan begin the Peninsular Campaign to capture Richmond.
1862/--/-- 14 - William I appoints Otto von Bismarck as minister president of Prussia.

In 1848 Transportation was by:
          Foot
          Horse
          Bicycle
          Train
          Steamboat

In 1848 Communications was by:
          Word of Mouth
          Post Office
          Telegraph

In 1848 Food Preparation was by:
          Wood

In 1848 Entertainment was by:
          Social Intercourse
          Organized Sports
          Travel
          Professional Sports
          Movies
          Radio
          Television
          Theme parks
          Computer

In 1848 Health Care was by:
          Operations
          Anesthetic
          X-Rays
          MRI

In 1848 War Making was by:
          Calvary
          gun
          Artillery
          Submarine
By 1862 War Making was by:
          Machine guns
          Iron Clad ships
          Mines
in addition.

In 1848 Navigation was by:
          Stars & Maps
          Compass

from the SFHR database of Duane Bristow 10-13-2019 12:19:44


Index

Family and Social Relations

of Logan, William A. 1848/--/--

Index

Last revised 10/13/19.