Edward Owen, American city official, veteran soldier.
Owen, Edward was born in 1838 in Cincinnati. Son of Allison and Caroline (Miller) Owen.
Went in boyhood to New Orleans. Education public and private schools When war broke out was partner in Johann Wolfgang Champlin & Company, cotton factors. Served as sergeant, First lieutenant and captain, 1st Company.
Chief clerk same, 1885-1893, 1895-1898, commr.