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Francis Warren Ownbey
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1849
Villanow
Walker County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1930
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA

Obituary from Oklahoma County Newspaper:

OWNBEY-F. W., 80, 1506 W. 49th, died Sunday morning. Services will be conducted from the Capitol Hill Baptist Church Monday, 10 a.m. by Rev. T. G. Netherton. He is survived by 3 daughters, Mrs. Charles Garner, Mrs. W. W. Holstein of Oklahoma City, and Mrs. J. L. Guthrie of Newalla, Okla; 4 sons, M. K. Ownbey, H.C. Ownbey and E. R. Ownbey of Oklahoma City, and B. Ownbey of Ada, Okla. Mr. Ownbey has been a resident in Oklahoma County for 33 years.
~Submitted by Tony Bruno


Francis Warren Ownbey is the second son, and second of eight children, born to Elizabeth K. "Lizzie" (Davis) and David Marion Ownbey. He married Nancy Elland Jones on November 10, 1873, Fort Smith, Sebastian County, AR. Eight children were born of this union.

Francis was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Julius Caesar, and his beloved wife, Nancy, whom he mourned for until his death.

He is buried next to his wife of 55 years, Nancy Elland Jones, at Sunny Lane Memorial Cemetery, Del City, Oklahoma.
 
 
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 Parents:
  David Marion Ownbey (1821 - 1871)
  Elizabeth Davis Ownbey (1827 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Elland Jones Ownbey (1854 - 1929)
 
 Children:
  Marion Kant Ownbey (1874 - 1950)*
  Benjamin "Ben" Warren Ownbey (1876 - 1931)*
  Abbigail Pearl Ownbey Garner (1878 - 1939)*
  Elizabeth Francis Ownbey Holstein (1884 - 1972)*
  Julius Caesar Ownbey (1887 - 1928)*
  Herschel Cecil Ownbey (1890 - 1955)*
  Ercy Ray Ownbey (1894 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marion Monroe Ownbey (1848 - 1942)*
  Francis Warren Ownbey (1849 - 1930)
  Cassandra Florence Ownbey Beck (1852 - 1929)*
  Adolphus K. Ownbey (1854 - 1884)*
  Martha Jane Ownbey McAlister (1857 - 1942)*
  Julia Ann Ownbey Been (1862 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Rejoice Evermore
 
Burial:
Sunny Lane Cemetery
Del City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: S2-B12-R2-P7
 
Created by: Sheri McNary
Record added: Oct 29, 2008
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Francis Warren Ownbey
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My Paternal Great Grandfather.
- Sheri McNary
 Added: Aug. 5, 2012
 
 
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