I am researching the WILLIAM OWENS family.The family was one of first of 5 families in Decatur Co.Ga. I am told he had general store and landing on the Chattahoochee.WILLIAM M. (my line) moved to Florida side Jackson Co. early 1840's.
>William b.abt 1770 probably in S.C.;d. abt 1836-39 Decatur Co Ga
>Children LOTT G. m Sarah Neel 15 Aug 1842 Decatur Co.,Ga
>WHITMAN HILL b. abt1794 m Elizabeth Ann Hare d 3 Jan 1873 Abbeville,Henry Co., Al
>WILLIAM M. b.1806 m Nancy Whiddon 29 Dec 1831 Decatur Co., Ga d 27 Mar 1859 Sneads,Jackson Co., Fl.