John W Owen

1845–Male
Indiana, United States

The Life of John W

When John W Owen was born in 1845, in Indiana, United States, his father, Thomas Owen, was 35 and his mother, Delilah Waggoner, was 34. He lived in Clarinda, Page, Iowa, United States in 1860 and Brownstown, Jackson, Indiana, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Owen
1810–1888
Delilah Waggoner
1811–1873
William Owen
1836–1874
Sarah T Owen
1838–1860
Arthur G Owen
1840–1905
Silas Raddish Owen
1843–1915
John W Owen
1845–
Francis Emmeline Owen
1848–1896
Mary Owen
1849–
Richard Hargrave Owen
1853–1917

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Male1836–1874Male

    Female1838–1860Female

    Arthur G Owen

    Male1840–1905Male

    Silas Raddish Owen

    Male1843–1915Male

    Male1845–Male

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 1

Iowa is the 29th state.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 31

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

Some derive this name from the Irish name Eogan, signifying "youth." Others think it comes from the name Eugenius or from the name Owain, signifying "apt to serve or minister." Owein is an Anglo-Norman form of Owen.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J W Owens in household of Wm Owens, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Owens in household of Thos Owens, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John W Owens in household of Thomas Owens, "United States Census, 1850"

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