Owens Family History
Owens Surname History
Owens family history has a complex evolution whose details have been accumulated over the years by Owens family members. This page is a hub for a detailed history of the Owens surname, Owens origins, and history of people with the Owens name. The Owens family name is an old lineage that has migrated all across the world over the centuries, and as the Owens family has migrated, it has evolved making its etymology challenging to piece together.
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The evolution of Owens begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the early generations of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
As families, tribes, and clans emigrated between countries, the Owens name may have changed with them. It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. Owens family members have travelled across various regions all throughout history.
Owens country of origin
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The nationality of Owens can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Owens may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Owens
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The meaning of Owens come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. A lot of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Owens originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
- Glenn Owens 1903 - 1975
- Pearl Owens 1896 - 1976
- Paul Owens 1898 - 1982
- Agnes M Owens 1904 - 1992
- Shirley A Owens 1939 - 2001
- Cindy Rae Owens 1963 - 2006
- Orley Owens 1888 - 1970
- George Owens 1916 - 1968
- John Owens 1913 - 1987
- Hedwig J Owens 1880 - 1966
- Wendell T Owens 1936 - 2003
- Everett Owens 1919 - 1983
- Louise Owens 1899 - 1974
- Verna Owens 1898 - 1987
- John Owens 1903 - 1970
- Edgar Owens 1905 - 1959
- Donald Leland Owens 1942 - 2009
- Nova Celeste Owens 1979 - 2005
- Lorrayne Ann Owens 1918 - 2006
- Margaret G Owens 1918 - 2004
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Famous people named Owens
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Owens
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Owens. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Owens spelling variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Owens family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Owens were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Owens. Family names like Owens vary in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over time.