Austin Family Genealogy
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Austin Family Genealogy

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Details for Austin Family
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1. Stephen Austin - was born in 1520 in Tenterden, Kent, England and died on 17 Nov 1557 in Staplehurst, Kent, England .
Stephen married Margaret Wrigley. Margaret was born in 1522 in Tenterden, Kent, England. She died on 2 May 1550 in Staplehurst, Kent, England .
Children: (Quick Family Chart)
i.  William Austin was born in 1544 in Staplehurst, Kent, England and died on 1 Jan 1545 in Staplehurst, Kent, England .
ii.  Ketherine Austin was born on 16 May 1546 in Staplehurst, Kent, England.
iii.  Richard Austin was born on 28 Feb 1547/1548 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England and died on 15 Feb 1622 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England . See #2. below.
iv.  Edward Austin was born on 21 Feb 1549/1550 in Tenterden, Kent, England and died before 4 Aug 1558 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England .
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2. Richard Austin - was born on 28 Feb 1547/1548 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England and died on 15 Feb 1622 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England . He was the son of Stephen Austin and Margaret Wrigley.
Richard married Annis. Annis was born in 1575 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England.

Annis - "Annis (Austin) Littlefield age 38 and 6 children sailed on the Bevis of So. Hampton for New England in May 1638 at the same time Richard Austin of Bishopstoke, Hants and his family sailed. With her came John Knight, carpenter and Heugh Deudal, servants." (from Austin Families Assn of America (AFAOA) ) (Sources: - 1) (Sources: - 2)
Children: (Quick Family Chart)
i.  Emaline Austin was born about 1591 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England and died about 1623 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England .
ii.  Alice Austin was born about 1593 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England and died about 1599 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England .
iii.  Daniel Austin was born about 1594 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England.
iv.  Anne Austin was born about 1586 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England and died in Wells,ME .
v.  Peter Austin was born on 1 Feb 1596 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England and died after 1623 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England .
vi.  Annis (Agnes) Austin was born on 1 Feb 1596 in Exeter, Devon, England and was buried on 12 Dec 1677 in Exeter, Devon, England.
Annis married Edmund Littlefield on 16 Oct 1614 in Titchfield, Hampshire, England. Edmund was born about 1592 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England. He was the son of Francis Littlefield and Mary Hill. He died on 11 Dec 1661 in Wells,ME .

Annis - "Joseph had a sister Annis who mar. Edmund Littlefield, who came to New England in 1638. Francis of Dedham and Matthew of Maine are thought by some authorities to be brothers of Joseph. It is thought by some that Richard of Charlestown might have been another brother but proof is lacking.
( Moore, Edith Austin A Genealogy of the Descendants of Robert Austin of Kingstown, Rhode Island. 1951. pg. 10.)

Maine Pioneers 1623-60

 
made will 12 Dec. 1677, giving her estate to her daus. Elizabeth Wakefield, Mary Barrett, Hannah Cloyce and Meribah; to sons Peter Cloyce and John and Thomas Littlefield; to grandchild Katherine W. Inventory in York Deeds V.
 
(Charles Henry Pope 1908)

See Littlefield family for children.
vii.  Richard Austin was born in 1598 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England and died in 1637/1638 in Charlestown, MA .
viii.  Joan Austin was born about 1600 in Tichfield, Hampshire, England.
Sources:
1 Austin Families Assn of America (AFAOA) Arthur M. Sikes, Jr. , President www.afaoa.org (view detail...)
2 Taylor, Bennett, Douglass, Haley, Smith, VanSickle, Parker Lee VanKammen Web: http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=paiwakat&id=I8377

Last change (on this page): Wednesday, June 01, 2005
The Our Folk Genealogy Pages were compiled by Albert Douglass Hart, Jr. based on the original "Our Folk" compiled by Albert Thomas Hart in 1972 with help from Albert Douglass Hart Sr, Cara Hart and lots of other family members.

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