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George Washington Owen

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Brunswick, Brunswick County, Virginia, United States
Death: August 18, 1837 (40)
Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, United States
Place of Burial: Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Brown Owen and Susanna Owen
Husband of Louisa Sarah Owen
Father of Louisa Caroline Garrett; Anna Rowan (Owen); Richard Bamford Owen; Catharine C. Owen; Georgiana V. Owen and 3 others
Brother of William E Owen; Jane Grey Currey; Richard Owen, (A); Richard Brown Owen; Franklin Lewis Owen and 1 other

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About George W. Owen, U.S. Congress

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Washington_Owen

George Washington Owen, a Representative from Alabama; born in Brunswick County, Va., on October 20, 1796; moved with his parents to Tennessee; attended the common schools and was graduated from the University of Nashville Tennessee; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1816 and commenced practice in Claiborne, Ala.; unsuccessful candidate for election in 1821 to the Seventeenth Congress; member of the State house of representatives 1819-1821 and served as speaker in 1821; elected as a Jackson Republican candidate to the Eighteenth Congress, and reelected as a Jacksonian to the Nineteenth, and Twentieth Congresses (March 4, 1823-March 3, 1829); appointed collector of the port of Mobile by President Jackson and served from April 20, 1828, to July 20, 1836; elected mayor of Mobile in 1836 and held the position until his death, which occurred on his plantation near Mobile, Ala., August 18, 1837; interment in the Old Church Street Cemetery, Mobile, Ala.

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George W. Owen, U.S. Congress's Timeline

1796
October 20, 1796
Brunswick, Brunswick County, Virginia, United States
1824
January 30, 1824
Mobile County, Alabama, United States
1828
1828
District of Columbia, United States
1829
June 4, 1829
Mobile County, Alabama, United States
1831
1831
Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, United States
1832
1832
Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, United States
1834
1834
Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, United States
1836
1836
Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, United States
1837
February 11, 1837
Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, United States