David Owen

14 February 1842–before 4 April 1891 (Age 49)
Llangendeirne, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of David

When David Owen was born on 14 February 1842, in Llangendeirne, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, David Robert Owen, was 35 and his mother, Ann Treharne, was 37. He lived in Idaho, United States in 1870 and Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1880. He died before 4 April 1891, at the age of 49.

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
Age 4
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
Age 22
Historical Boundaries 1864: Owyee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States

Name Meaning

Welsh: from the personal name Owain, from Latin Eugenius (see Eugene ). This Welsh personal name is cognate with Old Irish Eogán, see 2 and 3.Scottish and Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eoghain ‘son of Eoghan’. See McEwen .Irish: from Ó hEoghain, ‘descendant of Eoghan’. See Ewen .

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

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Sources (16)

  • David in household of David Owen, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • David Owens, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David Owen, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"

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