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    42. John Hardeman3Owen (Dorothy2Hardeman, John1), was born 24 January 1780, Guilford County, North Carolina, died 24 September 1843, Monroe County, Georgia. He married 19 December 1803, Oglethorpe County, Georgia, to Mary “Polly” Collier,663 born 7 December 1787, died 12 November 1867, Monroe County, Georgia. Mary “Polly” Collier was the daughter of Vines and Sarah E. Collier. Mary was a sister of Nancy “Ann” Collier who married John H. Owen’s uncle, John Hardeman.
    John H. Owen lived in Monroe County, Georgia, in 1830664 and 1840. Mary Owen, widow of John Hardeman Owen, lived in Monroe County, Georgia, in 1850665 and 1860666
    The will of John H. Owen was made 29 February 1840, and proved 18 November 1843 in Monroe County, Georgia. Wife, Polly Owen, land and personal property. After the death of my wife, property to be sold and given in equal shares to son Glen D. Owen, son Vines H. Owen, daughter Sarah H. Sappington, daughter Quinton Bankston, son Newton Owen, daughter Dorothy Smith. Executors: son, Glen D. Owen, and Wilborn Bankston. Witnesses: Jackson Bush, Seaborn J. Thomas, Robert Collier.667
    Children of John Hardeman Owen and Mary “Polly” Collier:
165. i. Vines H. Owen, born 6 February 1805, Oglethorpe County, Georgia, married Henry County, Georgia, to Elizabeth Albert. He lived in Henry County, Georgia, in 1850 and 1860.668

    663 Smith, Oglethorpe County, Georgia, Marriages, p. 191. John Owing to Polly Collier, 19 December 1803.
    664 1830 U.S. Census, Monroe County, Georgia, p. 176. John H. Owen.
    665 1850 U.S. Census, Monroe County, Georgia, p. 101, #755/755. Mary Owen, age 62, born Ga.; John G. Sapington, age 23; Citty Sapington, age 19, female; Joseph N. Sapington, age 4/12.
    666 1860 U.S. Census, Monroe County, Georgia, p. 739, P.O. Johnstonville, #251/246. Mary Owen, age 72, lived with her son, Glen Owen.
    667 Monroe County, Georgia, Will Book A, p. 206. Will of John H. Owen.
    668 1860 U.S. Census, Henry County, Georgia, p. 789, #3/3. Owens, Vines H., age 56; E. B., age 46, female; Ann S., age 23; Emily A. F., age 15; Emory M., age 21, male; Wesley C., age 19; Newsom M., age 17; Lovic P., age 13, male; Glenn H., age 11.