Owen Adkins

Male Abt 1750 - Abt 1790


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  • Name  Owen Adkins 
    Born  Abt 1750  Lunenberg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Abt 1790  Watauga, Hawkins County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Occupation: Owen was a farmer

      On June 25, 1777, Owen and Agnes sold 300 acres of land to Luther Hopper, 100 acres to Owen's uncle Henry Adkins, and 121 acres to Owen's dad, William. For all of this land, they received 162 pounds 10 shillings (a large amount of money in 1777). And headed towards Kentucky.

      Montgomery County, Virginia Land Tax List: 1782
      Name.............. Acres....... Value....... Tax
      Adkins, Owen 150 17/10 3/6

      FENTRESS CO., TN. NEWSLETTER, Spring 1993 says both Owen and his wife, Agnes were killed by Indians. This source also gives birth and death dates.

      Agnes and Owens death has been reported to have taken place in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and also Sullivan County, Tennessee........ unsure which is right at this time.
    Person ID  I1752  Brubaker
    Last Modified  16 Sep 2006 

    Father  William Adkins,   b. 1721, Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1784, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Lydia Owen,   b. 1724, Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1740  Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1094  Group Sheet

    Family  Agnes Goad,   b. Abt 1750, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1790, Watauga, Hawkins County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1769  Pittsyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Benjamin Adkins, Sr,   b. 1770, Hancock, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1839, Barrier Community, Wayne County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Wyatt Adkins,   b. Abt 1772, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1833, Vanburen, Carter, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Emil Adkins,   b. Abt 1779
     4. Emily Adkins,   b. 1779, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1868, Overton County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. James Adkins,   b. 1781, Hancock, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1853, Pulaski County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Owen Adkins,   b. 4 Feb 1783, Hawkins County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1853, White Hall, Owen County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Jesse Adkins,   b. Abt 1788, Hawkins County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1863, Fentress County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Jessee Adkins,   b. Abt 1788
    Family ID  F1093  Group Sheet