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Owens Genealogy & History

Owens comes from the ancient tribes of North Wales. It descends from the Celtic "Owain", which in turn is descended from the Greek "Eugenius", meaning "well-born". Another less likely theory is that the name came from "oen", meaning a lamb. Some other spellings are MacOwen, Owenson, Owenby, and Ownby. Owens family history is first recorded in 926 as the first name "Uwen" and in 1221 as Ralph Owein in the Assize Rolls of Warwickshire. Members of Owens genealogy include Cincinnati Bengals football player Terrell Owens, Olympic athlete Jesse Owens, country singer Buck Owens, author and photographer Bill Owens, and actress and singer Queen Latifah (born Dana Owens).


Owens Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Blair Owens-- --, 1918April 20,2002PA
Bernard Owens-- --, 1957December 20,1994MD
C Clifton Owens-- --, 1900August ,1980MA
D Juanita Owens-- --, 1925December 15,2003AR

Owens Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Franklin Owens-- --, 1923October 24,1997Florence,SC
F Marie Owens-- --, 1924November 2,1999Lima,OH
G Edd Owens-- --, 1913October 15,1997Conway,AR
H Eleanor Owens-- --, 1923April 17,1994Albuquerque,NM

Owens Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Alfred OwensMartha EllingtonApril 23,1949Wake, NC
Charles OwensSarah RogersDecember 18,1948Wake, NC
Egbert OwensDelores BishopDecember 3,1946Wake, NC
Grady OwensFlorence HodgeJanuary 8,1938Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Owens

128th: Freeman129th: Hoffman
130th: Crawford131st: Porter
132nd: Palmer133rd: Hunt
134th: Rose135th: Simpson
136th: Rice137th: Mason

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