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Houston Taylor Owens
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1815
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 1895
Hurricane
Claiborne Parish
Louisiana, USA

Born in Tennessee (most likely Blount County); migrated from AL (most likely Randolph Co.) in 1849 to Bienville Parish; appears on 1850 census as Huston T. Owens living near Caskeys, Hammontrees, Vickers, Millers and Spurlocks. Married Sherreldia Jane Hammontree in AL and had 15 children. He and wife have separate gravestones next to each other, very ornate. His is broken in middle and lies flat on ground. Refer to bio for wife for more info. Father's birth year on Findagrave.com is incorrect; correct date is about 1792. Mother does not have birth or death dates on Findagrave.com. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Owens (1782 - 1855)
  Rebecca Jordan Owens
 
 Spouse:
  Sherreldia Jane Hammontree Owens (1825 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  Missouri Anne Owens Spurlock (1845 - 1927)*
  Dialtha Jane Owens Spurlock (1847 - 1893)*
  Hughes R. Owens (1851 - 1916)*
  Rebecca Ursula Owens Sims (1852 - 1928)*
  Thomas Alexander Owens (1855 - 1919)*
  Gabriel Houston Owens (1858 - 1928)*
 
 Siblings:
  Waller Owens (1811 - 1890)*
  Steward Howard Owens (1813 - 1893)*
  Houston Taylor Owens (1815 - 1895)
  Sarah Elizabeth Owens Ingram (1835 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hurricane Cemetery
Hurricane
Claiborne Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Foster LaVaughn Spurlock
Record added: Aug 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15476825
Houston Taylor Owens
Added by: Merle
 
Houston Taylor Owens
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Added by: Janet Stephenson
 
 
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- Kay Parker McCary
 Added: Aug. 25, 2017
Rest In Peace!
- Virginia Wilson Bailey
 Added: May. 25, 2016
Rest in peace. . . .Your great-great-grandson, Foster L. Spurlock.
- Foster LaVaughn Spurlock
 Added: Mar. 4, 2010
 
 
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