Hugh Owen

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Hugh Owen was a Welsh independent minister.

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1639 Birth Born in 1639.


1660 21 Years Old Owen (the great-grandson of John Lewis Owen, Member of Parliament for Merioneth in 1572) was educated at Jesus College, Oxford, matriculating in 1660. … Read More
1662 23 Years Old Edmund Calamy recorded that Owen was a candidate for the ministry in August 1662 and that Owen, after travelling from Oxford to London, soon returned to Wales. … Read More


1672 33 Years Old He obtained a license as a congregational teacher in 1672, working from his house in Llangegry in Merioneth. … Read More
1675 36 Years Old In 1675, he was ordained as a minister in the Independent church based at Wrexham. … Read More


1685 46 Years Old In 1685, Owen became the minister of a congregation comprising Independents and Baptists at Ysgafell (near Newtown) in Montgomeryshire.


1700 61 Years Old 1 More Event
He died on 15 March 1700 and was survived by his wife, Martha, whom he had married in or before 1670. … Read More
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