hope you are still looking. owen carroll sr. (b bet. 1755-1765)married mary. served in the u. s. army during the war of 1812 in major lillington's detachment of north carolina militia as a private. he was in the census in bladen co n.c. of 1800. child of owen and mary --owen jr (b-1795in bladen co n.c. _ (d-july-25-1855in bladen. he married ruth cheshire (b-sept.9-1802) (d-sept.9-1884)in bladen co.n.c. i have more info on the carrolls but not on the first owen carroll.