From Gowen Manuscript: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/Gowenms120.htm
GRIMES COUNTY, TEXAS
Ada Goens, a minor under the guardianship of W. C. Lamb, of Grimes County, sold one-third of 375½ acres of land located in Hamilton and Brown [later Mills] County, Texas, to R. M. Thompson, May 7, 1884, according to Hamilton County Deed Book P, page 206 and Mills County Deed Book 10, page 587. R. M. Thompson received the land for “locating and patenting said land.”
Darden Leonard Gowan, Jr. was born in Grimes County, August 15, 1937, according to BVS File 63867.
Zenobia Gowan died March 1, 1945 in Grimes County, according to BVS File No. 11619.
H. S. Goyens was convicted of horse stealing August 19, 1874 in Grimes County.
James E. Goynes Jr, 24 was married to Tamm D. Pinckard, 24 May 23, 1992 according to Gregg County marriage records.
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