From Gowen Manuscript: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/Gowenms111.htm
GREENE COUNTY, TENNESSEE
William Goings of Greene County applied for a soldier’s pension in 1835.
Thomas Gooin, a North Carolina Revolutionary soldier received North Carolina land Warrant No. 2015 to 300 acres of land in 1787 in Greene County, according to “North Carolina Land Grants in Tennessee, 1778-1791” by Lillian Johnson Gardiner and Betty Goff Cook Cartwright.
Rebecca Gowan was married in 1847 to Bueford Graves in Greene County. He was born in 1850 in Sullivan County, Indiana.
Joseph Gowins was enumerated as the head of a household in the 1830 census of Greene County.
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