Owens Family History & Genealogy
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Owens Surname History
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Owens Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Owens may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Owens may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Owens Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Owens come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Owens are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Owens Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Owens surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Owens were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Owens. Family names like Owens vary in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Owens Family Tree
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- Samuel Owens Gorden 1815 - ?
- Ada (owens-smart) milligan
- Sgt. A. R. Owens
- William Anderson Owens 1857 - ?
- Selena Hardin Owens 1857 - ?
- George Newton Owens 1875 - ?
- Arrie Clematine Owens 1877 - ?
- Pinkney Onzo Owens 1881 - ?
- Ensley Clinton Owens 1884 - ?
- Julius Clarence Owens 1892 - ?