Denner D Owens

4 April 1886–25 April 1980 (Age 94)
Texas, United States

The Life of Denner D

When Denner D Owens was born on 4 April 1886, in Texas, United States, his father, William Patrick Owens, was 32 and his mother, Thursie Anna Pirtle, was 31. He married Myrtle Elizabeth Helpenstell in 1912, in Nacogdoches, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Nacogdoches, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 25 April 1980, in Tyler, Smith, Texas, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches, Texas, United States.

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Denner D Owens
Myrtle Elizabeth Helpenstell
Marriage: 1912
Bernice Elizabeth Owens
Eunice Dee Thursan Owens
Vassie Dee Owens
Elvin Verson Owens

Spouse and Children

Nacogdoches, Texas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Patrick Owens


    Thursie Anna Pirtle




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 8

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 26

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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)

  • James ? Owens in household of William ? Owens, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Denes D Owens, "United States Census, 1930"
  • D D Owens, "United States Census, 1940"

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