John Owings Sr.

about 1758–15 May 1815 (Age 57)
Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America

The Life of John

When John Owings Sr. was born about 1758, in Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America, his father, Elijah Owings or Owens, was 39 and his mother, Hannah Stinchcomb, was 18. He married Aphra Afrey Foster on 12 April 1790, in Rowan, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 15 May 1815, in Rowan, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Rowan, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Owings Sr.
1758–1815
Aphra Afrey Foster
1758–1830
Marriage: 12 April 1790
John Owings
1791–1850
Elizabeth Owings
1794–
Catherine Owings
1795–1866
Lawrence Owings
1797–1830
James William Owens
1792–1879
Thomas Baxter Owings
1795–1848
Richard Phelps Owings
1802–1856

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 April 1790
Rowan, North Carolina, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Helen Owings

    Female1750–1804Female

    Male1758–1815Male

    Sarah Gheen

    Female1760–1804Female

    Male1762–1826Male

    Bezaleel Owings

    Male1766–1826Male

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 18

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 18

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1789

Age 31

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

Variant of Irish or Welsh Owens .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Owings, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • John Owings, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • John Owings, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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