Austin, Moses, 1761-1821

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1761-10-04
Death 1821-06-10
French, English

Biographical notes:

Miner and promoter of Texas colonization.

Austin settled in Upper Louisiana in 1798 and soon established his home and mining operation at Mine au Breton.

From the description of Letters to John F. Merieult, 1802-1805. (New Orleans Public Library). WorldCat record id: 17632287

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w62f8j85
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Subjects:

  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Public lands
  • Lead mines and mining
  • Louisiana Purchase

Occupations:

not available for this record

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)
  • Southwest, Old (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Missouri (as recorded)