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James William Owens
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1857
Jasper County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1909
Guthrie
Logan County
Oklahoma, USA

s/o Jacob O. & Sarah Elizabeth (Bishop) Owens

h/o Laura (Goodwin) Owens

James W. Owens was in the land run of 1889 with my grandmother and they settled in Guthrie, He was injured in a carpentry accident and was confined to a wheelchair for many years, he finally died in 1909, He was the father of 9 children, 2 died as infants, and one in a fatal car accident in 1935, He and Laura Goodwin Owens were some of the first settlers of Guthrie.
[Addition information by J. Rex Owens, Grandson]
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob O Owens (1829 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Laura Goodwin Owens (1865 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  Clarence Elmer Owens (1887 - 1963)*
  Odie O Owens (1889 - 1971)*
  Ross Goodwin Owens (1894 - 1979)*
  Thaymer Katharine Owens Hailey (1896 - 1975)*
  Sadie Maurine Owens Borne' (1898 - 1981)*
  James Robert Owens (1900 - 1935)*
  Axton Eugene Owens (1905 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret A. Owens Beaver (1851 - 1905)*
  John T Owens (1852 - 1932)*
  Martha J Owens Stroub (1855 - 1913)*
  James William Owens (1857 - 1909)
  George H Owens (1860 - 1897)*
  Jacob Marion Owens (1867 - 1941)*
  Rosella Marie Owens Robertson (1873 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Summit View Cemetery
Guthrie
Logan County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Section 1, Block 19, Lot 45, Space EC
 
Maintained by: Sondra Coburn
Originally Created by: Graves
Record added: Mar 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86855458
James William Owens
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Rest in peace, James.
- Agent 99
 Added: Nov. 17, 2013
I never knew you, you passed away many years before I was born. My Aunt's told me about you, how you were in the 1889 land run and settled in Guthrie where your son Gene (My Father) was born in 1905. With Love, Your Grandson---
- R. Owens
 Added: Dec. 23, 2012
 
 
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