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Owin Early Origins



The surname Owin was first found in Herefordshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates in that shire.

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Owin Spelling Variations


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Owin Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: St. Owen, St. Owens, St Owen, St. Ouen, St.Owing, St.Owyn, St.Owin and many more.

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Owin Early History


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Owin Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Owin research. Another 269 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1140, 1159, 1442, 1545, 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Owin History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Owin Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Owin Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Owin Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Owin Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Beniamin Owin, who arrived in Virginia in 1623
  • Mories Owin, who arrived in Virginia in 1651
  • Mary Owin, who landed in Virginia in 1652
  • Richard Owin, who arrived in Virginia in 1662
  • Robert Owin, who landed in Maryland in 1664
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Owin Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    3. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    4. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    6. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    7. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    9. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    10. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
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    The Owin Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Owin Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 25 June 2014 at 13:53.

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