Jewell May Owen

Female30 April 1912–after 8 September 2000

Brief Life History of Jewell May

When Jewell May Owen was born on 30 April 1912, in Brown, Texas, United States, her father, Robert Emmette Owen, was 29 and her mother, Mollie Mary Putman, was 33. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Cleo Amos Collins. She lived in Bangs, Brown, Texas, United States in 1930 and Coleman, Coleman, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 8 September 2000, in Coleman, Texas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Rough Creek Cemetery, Novice, Coleman, Texas, United States.

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Cleo Amos Collins
Jewell May Owen
Florence Lurene Collins
Thomas Alvin Collins
John Hardie Collins

Sources (17)

  • Jewel M Owen in household of Emit R Owen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jewell May Owen - Government record: Social Security record: birth: 30 April 1912; Texas, United States
  • Jewell Mae Owen, "Texas Death Index, 1903-2000"

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 2

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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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