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Owen Adkins (b. January 1837, d. 1908)Owen Adkins (son of Isaac Adkins and Mahala Meese) was born January 1837 in Kentucky93, and died 1908 in Indiana ?.He married Matilda Ann Lawless on July 07, 1859 in Brown County, Indiana94, daughter of Abraham Lawless and Elizabeth Ping.
Notes for Owen Adkins:
Not the Owen Adkins in Monroe Co. IN 1850.
1860 Brown Co. IN census
Owen Adkins 24 b. KY farmer
Ann 18 b. IN
1870 Bartholomew Co. IN census, p. 134
Owen Adkins 33 farmer, b. KY
Matilda 26 b. IN
Louisa (?) 9. b. IN
David C. 7 b. IN
George W. 5, b. IN
1880 Bartholomew Co. IN census
Owen Atkins farmer, 43, b. KY father b. KY mother b. KY
Matilda 36, b. IN father b. MD, mother b. KY
David, works on farm, 17 b. IN
William, 15, b. IN
David Loy stepfather-in-law
Elizabeth Loy Mother-in-law 59 b. KY, father b. KY, mother b. KY
1900 Owen was living with his son, George, in Indianapolis:
Owen, father, b. Jan. 1837, 63, widowed, b. KY, father b. KY, mother b. KY.
People's guide to Bartholomew Co. p. 32; Owen Adkins, farmer and carpenter, lives 1 mile nw of Bethany; born in KY 1837; settled in Bartholomew Co. 1865; Republican, Christian.
He has no death record in Marion, Shelby, or Bartholomew Co.He's not in the Shelby Co. obituaries-1908;the city cemetery doesn't have a record of his burial or death date.
More About Owen Adkins:
Burial: Unknown, City Cemetery, Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana.95
More About Owen Adkins and Matilda Ann Lawless:
Marriage: July 07, 1859, Brown County, Indiana.96
Children of Owen Adkins and Matilda Ann Lawless are:
- +George William Adkins, b. March 1866, Brown County,Indiana97, d. January 18, 1942, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana98.