Austin, Henry, 1782-1852

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Henry Austin moved from Muttock in Middleborough, Massachusetts to New York.

From the description of Letter to Benjamin Atwood, 1835. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 367588217

Henry Austin came to Texas at the urging of his cousin, Stephen F. Austin. In 1831 his application for land was approved by the Mexican government and he began a plantation, Bolivar, on the Brazos River. The plantation was never profitable, but Austin remained in Texas as a faithful supporter of his cousin and as a lawyer.

From the description of Austin, Henry, papers, 1794-1853. (University of Texas Libraries). WorldCat record id: 64178873

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associatedWith Austin, Edward, d. 1898. person
associatedWith Austin family. family
associatedWith Austin, Moses, 1761-1821. person
associatedWith Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller), 1793-1836. person
associatedWith Borden, Gail, 1801-1874. person
associatedWith Burnet, David G. (David Gouverneur), 1789-1870. person
associatedWith Hill, Caryl Clyde person
associatedWith Hill, Caryl Clyde person
associatedWith Holley, Mary Austin, 1784-1846. person
associatedWith Jameson, Green B., 1809-1836. person
associatedWith Perry, James Franklin, 1790-1853. person
associatedWith Playfair, Lyon Playfair, Baron, 1818-1898. person
associatedWith Shaftesbury, Anthony Ashley Cooper, Earl of, 1801-1885. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (N.Y.)
San Felipe de Austin (Tex.)
New Orleans (La.)
San Felipe de Austin (Mexico)
Texas
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Birth 1782

Death 1852

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