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Leah Owings

Female 1729 - 1815  (~ 88 years)


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  • Name Leah Owings 
    Born Between 1727 and 1729  Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The Wells Chronicles - WFRA page 36. Leah Owings was the daughter of Capt. Henry Owings ( 1692 - 1763 ) and his wife Helen. Helen was probably, Helen Stinchcomb ( 1702 - 1763 ) .
    Gender Female 
    Name Lehia Owings 
    Name Wells 
    Reference Number O1122 
    Will 3 Nov 1812  Brooke County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Named as loving wife in the will of Alexander Wells.
    FamilySearch ID LC51-V64 
    Universal ID 327D3B2F1714404BBF9E734F74C16E34C5CD 
    Died 20 Jan 1815  Steubenville Township, Jefferson County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (Old Stokley residence near the river) Place may be Wellsburg, Brooke County, West Virginia son Bezaleel's home (Old Stokely residence near the rover) Steubenville, Ohio.)

      Bezaleel's Home, ,
    Buried Cross Creek Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Old Wells Graveyard Washington County In memory of Leah Wells, who departed this life Jan. 20, 1815 A.D. aged 86 years. Wells Burying Ground Washington Co, PA Buried Old Wells Graveyard, CorssCreek Twp. Washington Co., PA
    Person ID I1116  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2010 

    Father Henry Owings,   b. 1690, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1763, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Helen Stinchcomb,   b. 1696, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt May 1784, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1718  Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alexander Wells,   b. 12 Mar 1727, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1813, Brooke County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 12 Jul 1753  Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • St. Johns Church Garrison Forest Baltimore County Married in the St. Thomas Church, Garrison Forest, Baltimore County Maryland. See Records of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Baltimore, Maryland.Now on file in Maryland Historical Society. Records of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Baltimore, Maryland. Now on file in Maryland Historical Society. ! The couple was married about 1719. TheOwings Home Plantation, Long Acre, was in Baltimore County.

      Alt Marriage: Leah Owings Date: 12 Jul 1753 Location: St Thomas, Garrison Forest, Baltimore, Maryland

      Alt Marriage: Leah Owings Date: 12 Jul 1753 Location: St Thomas Ch,Baltimore, , , Massachusetts
    Children 
     1. Henry Wells,   b. 7 Sep 1754, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1814, Wellsburg, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     2. Alexander Wells,   b. 6 Mar 1756,   d. Harrison County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Anne Wells,   b. 12 Jan 1758, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Deceased
     4. Michal Wells,   b. 12 Mar 1759, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1831  (Age 72 years)
     5. Nathaniel Wells,   b. 1 Apr 1761, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1789, Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     6. Bazaleel Wells,   b. 28 Jan 1763, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1845  (Age 82 years)
     7. James Wells,   b. Between 1765 and 1767, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1847, Bourbon County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
     8. Richard Wells,   b. Abt 1767, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Deceased
     9. Thomas Wells,   b. Abt 1770,   d. Deceased
     10. Joshua Wells,   b. Abt 1772,   d. Deceased
     11. Elizabeth Wells,   b. Abt 1774,   d. Deceased
     12. Helen Wells,   b. 25 Jul 1775, Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Deceased
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F401  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Between 1727 and 1729 - Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Jul 1753 - Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 3 Nov 1812 - Brooke County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jan 1815 - Steubenville Township, Jefferson County, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cross Creek Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Hughes, Phyllis J. 27 August 1990, Letter: Mrs Hughes indicated that the spelling of Lehia Owings is actually Leah. Apel, John F. SR. 30 August 1990 Letter: Mr Apel gives the spelling of thename of Lehia as Leah.

      LEAH OWINGS WAS THE DAUGHTER OF CAPT. HENRY OWINGS ( 1692 - 1763 )
      AND HIS WIFE HELEN. HELEN WAS PROBABLY , HELEN STINCHCOMB ( 1702 -
      1763 ) . tHE COUPLE WAS MARRIED ABOUT 1719. THE OWINGS HOME PLANTATION , LONG ACRE , WAS IN BALTIMORE COUNTY

      Alt marriage place St Thomas Ch,Baltimore, , , Massachusetts.


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