Clarence William Owens

5 March 1883–30 July 1961 (Age 78)
Skidmore, Nodaway, Missouri, United States

The Life of Clarence William

When Clarence William Owens was born on 5 March 1883, in Skidmore, Nodaway, Missouri, United States, his father, John Owens, was 59 and his mother, Lucinda E Linville, was 30. He married Cordelia J Rains on 2 May 1903, in Thedford, Thomas, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Green Township, Nodaway, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and White Cloud Township, Nodaway, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 30 July 1961, in Maryville, Nodaway, Missouri, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Miriam Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, Missouri, United States.

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Clarence William Owens
Cordelia J Rains
Marriage: 2 May 1903
Ruth Christina Owens
Forrest Franklin Owens
Verna Mae Owens
John Martin Owens
Clarence Carden Owens
Ernest Delbert Owens
Donald Leon Owens
Thelma Lucille Owens

Spouse and Children

2 May 1903
Thedford, Thomas, Nebraska, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings


    Lucinda E Linville




+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

Age 21

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: patronymic from Owen , with English patronymic -s.2 Irish: adopted as an Anglicized form by bearers of the Gaelic surname Mac Eoghain ( see McEwen ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Clarence W Owens, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarence W Owens, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clarence U Owens, "United States Census, 1920"

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