Owen, William

Person Key: 
OWE001
Family Name: 
Owen
First Name(s): 
William
County: 
Shropshire
Biography: 

The arms of William Owen of Porkington in Shropshire. His only daughter Margaret married, in 1777, Owen Ormsby Esq. of Willowbrook, County Sligo, her only daughter Mary Jane Ormsby married, in 1815, William Gore, Esq., who assumed the additional name of Ormsby, and was the mother of the first Lord Harlech. A stamp very similar in style was used by one of the Stanley Baronets of Hooton in Cheshire.

Seat / Residence(s): 
Porkington, Shropshire