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James W. Owens
Birth: Oct. 26, 1838
Death: Mar. 30, 1900

US Congressman. He enlisted in the Union Army in 1862, and served as a Private in the 20th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Upon his discharge from that unit, he re-enlisted, and was commissioned a 1st Lieutenant in Company A, 86th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. He was eventually promoted to Captain of Company K before his muster out of the Army. He was elected to represent Ohio's 14th and 16th Congressional Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1889 to 1893. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Martha Kumler Owens (1848 - 1908)
 
 Children:
  Evelyn Owens Seymour (1878 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Newark
Licking County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 14, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6853203
James W. Owens
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James W. Owens
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