Newell W. Kimball: 10th Mayor of Logan

kimball_lgDates in Office: 1896-1898
Terms in Office: 1
Age when Elected: 44

Mr. Kimball was a Logan City Councilman in 1886 and from 1894 to 1896. He was also on the Board of Cache County Commissioners for three terms.Newell Whitney Kimball was born on May 19, 1852 in Salt Lake City, Utah. His parents were Heber Chase Kimball and Sarah Ann Whitney. He married Martha Walters Winder on November 28, 1870 and they had nine children. He died in Logan, Utah on July 24, 1931.

Mr. Kimball was mayor of Logan from 1896 to 1897.


1. Noble, Warrum, ed. "Utah Since Statehood: Historical and Biographical". Chicago, Illinois: S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1919, 4:321-323.



  • January 4 ~ Utah gained statehood. City of Logan residents enthusiastically gathered for a special program in the Logan LDS Tabernacle. 47