James W. Owens

James W. Owens

Birth
Franklin County, Indiana, USA
Death 30 Mar 1900 (aged 61)
Newark, Licking County, Ohio, USA
Burial Newark, Licking County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 6853203 · View Source
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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.

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  • Added: 14 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6853203
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James W. Owens (26 Oct 1838–30 Mar 1900), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6853203, citing Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newark, Licking County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .