Medford Owen

Male 1785 - 1858  (73 years)


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  • Name Medford Owen 
    Born 1785 
    Gender Male 
    Died May 1858  Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 606
      Medford Owen
      (16-25) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1F

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Medford Owens listed 150 acres valued at $150

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Medford Owen listed 150 acres valued at $150

      1825, Mar 16 -- Land Grant #2686, Moore County, NC
      Medford Owen received 100 acres located between Wolf Creek and Little Creek and Bear Branch adjoining his own line and Everet Sheffield. Everet Sheffield and William Owen were chain carriers.

      1826, Apr 5 -- Land Grant #2724, Moore County, NC
      Medford Owen received 100 acres located south of Wolf Creek adjoining his own line, James Dunlap and Neil McLeod. Wm. Williamson and William Brewer were chain carriers.

      1827, May 23 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 173-174
      Deed from Medford Owen to Everet Shuffield proven by Wm. Brewer

      1827, Aug 24 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 187
      Deed from Medford [Owen] to Everet Shuffield proven by Wm. Brewer

      1828, Feb 5 -- Land Grant #2625, Randolph County, NC
      William Gardner received 45 acres located on Fork Creek and the [Moore] County line adjoining John Shamburger and his own line. Medford Owen and James Lathem were chain carriers.

      1828, Aug 22 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 231
      Deed from Medford Owens to Thomas Brown was proven by Jesse Brown

      1830 -- Census, Randolph County, NC Page 6
      Medford Owin
      (40-50) 1M
      (30-40) 1F
      (10-15) 2M
      (5-10) 2M 1F
      (0-5) 2F

      1840 -- Census, Randolph County, NC Page 85
      Medford Owins
      (40-50) 1M 1F
      (15-20) 2M 1F
      (10-15) 2F
      (5-10) 2M

      1850 -- Census, Randolph County, NC Page 119
      Medford Owen 65 M, Farmer, $200 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Lizzy Owen 56 F, Born in NC
      Isom Owen 25 M, Farmer, Born in NC
      Catherine Owen 22 F, Born in NC
      Faithy M. Owen 20 F, Born in NC
      Anna Owen 19 F, Born in NC
      Peter Owen 17 M, Born in NC
      Noah Owen 13 M, Born in NC

      1858,Aug 4-Dec 1, 1859 -- Estate, Randolph County, NC
      Estate of Medford Owen, Dec'd. by Administrator Alfred Brower. Items were purchased by the following: James Page, Mrs. Eliza Owen, Caty Owen, Isham Owen, Hannah Owen, Brantly Owen, John Owen, Wm. Yow, P. Tucker, Raford Cole, Evan Cole, Baley Williamson, John Hancock, Noah Hancock, John Crisco and Geo. Yow Jr. Medford Owen died in May with 200 acres on Meadow Branch where he lived and 100 acres adjoining the first tract and Wm. Cassady. J.W. Steed, Isaiah Hancock, Wm. Tucker, Wm. Luck, Israel Lowdermilk, Michael Cole, Wm. Cassady, Elisha Cagle, Hugh Yow, Calvin Cole, Geo. Spencer, Robason Yow and Eleazer Cox laid out dower for Eliza Owen. Petition to sell land for assets to pay debts: Alfred Brower, Admin. v. Brantley Owen, Isham Owen, Peter Owen, John Owen, Noah Owen, Catherine Owen, Mariah Owen, Geo. Yow and wife Ann, Isham Smith and wife Mary and Bennett Owen. Sold 300 acres to Wm. Cassady May 27, 1859.
    Person ID I39311  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2022 

    DNA Tests  12 DNA tests are associated with Medford Owen 

    Family Elizabeth,   b. 1795 
    Children 
     1. Hannah Owen
     2. John Owen
    +3. Mary Owen,   b. 1809
    +4. Bennett Owen,   b. 20 Jun 1812, Star, Montgomery County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1895  (Age 83 years)
    +5. Brantley Owen,   b. 1814
     6. Isham Owen,   b. 1825
    +7. Catherine Owen,   b. 1828
    +8. Peter Owen,   b. 14 Feb 1828,   d. 5 Jan 1911  (Age 82 years)
     9. Faith Mariah Owen,   b. 1830
     10. Anna Owen,   b. 1831
     11. Noah Owen,   b. 1837
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F12703  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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