Owen is an unincorporated community in Owen Township, Clark County, Indiana.
History [ edit ]
Owen was originally called Herculaneum, and under the latter name was founded in 1830.
 A post office was established in Owen in 1878, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1933.  The community's namesake, John Owen, was a county official.  
Geography [ edit ]
Owen is located at
. 38°27′29″N 85°32′31″W / 38.45806°N 85.54194°W
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25 . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ Andreas, Alfred Theodore (1876). "Clark County". Illustrated Historical Atlas of the State of Indiana. Chicago: Baskin, Forster & Company.
^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). . Indiana University Press. p. 254. From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. The village was laid out in 1830 as Herculaneum...
^ "Clark County". Jim Forte Postal History . Retrieved . 30 August 2014
^ . Chicago printing Company. 1889. p. 11. Biographical and Historical Souvenir for the Counties of Clark, Crawford, Harrison, Floyd, Jefferson, Jennings, Scott, and Washington, Indiana