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Moses Austin

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Moses Austin (October 4, 1761 – June 10, 1821) played a large part in the development of the .... Barker, Eugene C., Life of Stephen F. Austin (1926); Edmondson, J.R. (2000), The Alamo Story-F...

Moses Austin - Historic Missourians - The State Historical Society of ...

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Moses Austin was an American merchant and lead miner who brought national ..... For more information about Moses Austin's life and career, see the following ...

Moses Austin | Humanities Texas

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Moses Austin, the patriarch of Anglo settlement in Texas, died before his colonial ... Barker, Eugene C. Life of Stephen F. Austin, Founder of Texas, 1793–1836.

the Life of Moses Austin - SFA ScholarWorks

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Fossey, W. R. (1978) "Toward the Vision of Austina: the Life of Moses Austin," East ... Austin's journey to Texas, undertaken in the last year of his life, was the.

Austin, Moses - Infoplease

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Austin, Moses, 1761–1821, American pioneer, b. Durham, Conn. After developing lead mines in SW Virginia, he went to inspect (1796–97) prospects in Missouri ...

Moses Austin (1765 - 1821) - Genealogy - Geni

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Apr 4, 2015 ... Genealogy for Moses Austin (1765 - 1821) family tree on Geni, with over 150 ... Early life. Austin was born in Durham, Connecticut, moved to ...

American National Biography Online: Austin, Stephen Fuller

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Moses Austin sent his son to various schools in Connecticut (1804-1808) and to .... The standard biography is Barker, The Life of Stephen F. Austin: Founder of ...

Why did Moses Austin come to Texas? | Reference.com

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Moses Austin came to Texas, which was owned by Spain at the time, to establish an American colony. His dream was short-lived because he died two months ...

MOSES AUSTIN - Carroll's Corner

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It is possible that Azor, being a dedicated life-long soldier who participated in the construction ... Moses Austin named it after his birthplace Durham, Connecticut.

Texas History|Moses Austin Colony|First 300 Families to Settle In ...

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Old 300 Families; Moses Austin's Colony; First US Settlers to come to Texas in 1821. ... In 1820, Moses Austin obtained from Mexico a grant of land for an American colony in Texas, but died ..... Another true life tale of life in Early-Day texas

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AUSTIN, MOSES | The Handbook of Texas Online| Texas State ...

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Jun 9, 2010 ... Moses Austin, founder of the American lead industry and the first man to ... Dr. Gregg Cantrell talks about Austin's family and early life starting ...

Moses Austin asks Spanish for Texas colony - Dec 26, 1820 ...

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Hoping to recover from bankruptcy with a bold scheme of colonization, Moses Austin meets with Spanish authorities in San Antonio to ask permission for 300 ...

A Guide to the Austin Papers: The Moses and Stephen F. Austin ...

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Suffering from pneumonia contracted in Texas, Moses Austin died on June 10, .... Henry Austin Letters and Will, [Copied from "Life and Letters of Henry Austin, ...