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William Owen (b. Abt. 1635, d. date unknown)William Owen (son of Humphrey Owen and Catherine Nannau) was born Abt. 1635 in Dolsereau, Dolgelly, Monmouthshire, Wales, Great Brittain, and died date unknown in Virginia.He married Ann.
Notes for William Owen:
William was born in Wales in 1635 or 1636.Most likely late 1635.He was christened in Wales in 1636 and on August 30, 1650 landed in VA at the age of 15.He worked his way over on the ship and because he was a good sailor, in 1651 was appointed one of the river pilots on the James River by the Royal Governor of the VA colony.
More About William Owen:
Christening: 1636, Wales, Great Britain.
Emigration: August 30, 1650, Emigrated to Virginia from Wales age 15.
Children of William Owen and Ann are:
- +Thomas Owen, b. 1634, Varina, Henrico County, Virginia, d. 1689.