Caroline Amelia Owens

9 July 1821–1 September 1895 (Age 74)
Warren, Trumbull, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Caroline Amelia

When Caroline Amelia Owens was born on 9 July 1821, in Warren, Trumbull, Ohio, United States, her father, James Clark Owens, was 24 and her mother, Abigail Cordelia Burr, was 21. She married Edward Milo Webb Sr. on 21 December 1839, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Clinton, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1852. She died on 1 September 1895, in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Fillmore Cemetery, Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Milo Webb Sr.
Caroline Amelia Owens
Marriage: 21 December 1839
Cordelia Amanda Webb
Estelvin Webb
Marcellus Horace Webb
Edward Milo Webb Jr.
Caroline Amelia Webb
Francis Adelbert Webb

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 December 1839Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    Age 6
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1841 · The Nauvoo Legion
    Age 20
    In 1841, the Nauvoo Legion was organized. It was a group of men formed to protect the people of Nauvoo but also fought in different wars. Joseph Smith was the Lieutenant General of this group. Other leaders included Brigham Young, John C. Bennett, and others. They were part of the Illinois Mormon War (1844-1846), Mexican-American War (March of California, Capture of Tucson), Indian Wars (Battle Creek Massacre, Battle of Fort Utah, Walker War, Ute Black Hawk War, Mountain Meadows Massacre), American Civil War, and Morrisite War. The Legion was disbanded in 1887.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: variant of Owen , with post-medieval excrescent English -s.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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    Story Highlight

    A Sketch of the Life of Edward Milo Webb Sr

    Much searching has failed to bring to light anything about the boyhood days of Edward Milo Webb. He had book-learning, however, hence he must have attended school in Hanover, New York where his paren …

    Sources (33)

    • C A Webb in household of E M Webb, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Emilia Owens in entry for Albert Mcrae, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Caroline A Mc Rae, "United States Census, 1860"

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