"The Owens of Sweetwater, TX." Updated November 9, 2000
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Hello! My name is Ellington Owens I am 26 years old (1999). I live in Sweetwater, Texas with my wife Kappie(20) and my daughter Ashley(9 months old). Our immediate family all live here, around Sweetwater. My father's name is Jesse Henry Owens, he was born in Merkel, TX in 1920. He had one brother named Henry Herbert Owens he died when he was 16 in a vehicle turn-over that caught fire. My Grand-father's name was Ellington Owens he was born 1898. He was married to Velma Daniels / Owens when he died. He only had two Children (two boys- Jesse and Henry Owens). My Great-Grandfather' name was Henry Lewis Owens it is said he was from GEORGIA. Velma's father's name was Jesse Daniels. Velma had a few brothers Clayton Daniels, John Lenard Daniels, James Daniels and Buster Daniels. Velma had a sister that is still alive that is Audra Stewart she lives in Clarendon Texas.