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Archer A Owens
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1832
Death: Dec. 30, 1914
Wilmington
New Castle County
Delaware, USA

Archer was born of Welsh descent.

He was the husband of Caroline L. Owens.

He captained several ships with the U.S. Navy during the Civil War and was part of the blockade of the Confederate coast.

While captain of the USS Clyde, Archer captured the confederate blockade-runner Amaranth, off Key West, Fl. in 1863.

After the war he served in the Lighthouse Fleet for most of the rest of his life.

He spent the last years of his life living at 227 North Broom Street which is where he passed away. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Caroline Lesher Owens (1838 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Edmund B Owens (1865 - 1884)*
  William H Owens (1871 - 1952)*
  Emma Owens McClure (1875 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverview Cemetery
Wilmington
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
 
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Sep 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29913078
Archer A Owens
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Archer A Owens
Added by: Tedd Cocker
 
Archer A Owens
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- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 31, 2012

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 31, 2012
 
 
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