Samuel Owings, Jr

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Samuel Owings, Il

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Birthplace: St Thomas Parish, Garrison Forest, Maryland, USA
Death: Died in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Owings and Urath Randall Owings
Husband of Deborah Todd Owings
Father of Urath Cromwell; Deborah Hoffman and Mary Cromwell
Brother of Beale Owings; Rachel Stevenson; Urath Randall Owings; Thomas Owings, Sr.,; Hannah Owings and 4 others

Managed by: Gene Daniell
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About Samuel Owings, Jr

Samuel Owings, Jr., b. Friday, 17 Aug. 1733, at 12:00, christened at St. Paul's; d. 11 June 1803; m. 6 Oct. 1765 Deborah Todd LYNCH (d. 1810), daughter of William Lynch (d. 1751) and neice of Edward Dorsey (1718-1760), son of Caleb Dorsey; received 250 ac. in Balt. Co. from his father in 1772-73; res at "Ulm" near Reisterstown Rd (now Owings Mills), St. Thomas Parish, Balt. Co. Inherited, in addition, "Lewis's Fancy", 150 ac. of "Timbered Level", 50 ac. of "Pleasant Garden", and personalty. Samuel was Anglican, a miller, planter, merchant, and land speculator. He was lauded as the "hydraulic expert of his time" and built at least 3 mills at Gwynn's Falls in Balt. Co. Served in the Lower House 1771, and 1786-87. His estate included 24 slaves, 248 oz. of plate, 177 chocolate pans, saw mills, grist mills, coopers' houses and shops, warehouses, bank stock, land along the Ohio River, and at least 5,200 acres in Balt. Co. Had children: William, Urath, Samuel, Eleanor, Sarah, Rebecca (b. 12 Jan. 1776; d. 12 Aug. 1828), Deborah, Frances, Mary, Ann, and Beal.

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Samuel Owings, Jr's Timeline

1733
August 17, 1733
St Thomas Parish, Garrison Forest, Maryland, USA
1769
1769
Age 35
1777
November 12, 1777
Age 44
1784
March 27, 1784
Age 50
Baltimore, MD, USA
1803
June 11, 1803
Age 69
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA