George Welshman Owens

George Welshman Owens

Birth
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
Death 2 Mar 1856 (aged 69)
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
Burial Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 7442234 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born in Savannah, Georgia, he attended schools in England, graduated from Cambridge University and studied law in the office of Mr. Chitty in London. Returning to America, he was admitted to the bar and practiced law in Savannah, Georgia. In 1835, he was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress and reelected as a Democrat to the Twenty-fifth Congress, serving until 1839. After his term, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 69 in Savannah, Georgia.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 14 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7442234
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Welshman Owens (29 Aug 1786–2 Mar 1856), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7442234, citing Laurel Grove Cemetery (North), Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .