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am searching for the Austin family before 1823 in NC

-- ann corbin (, November 18, 1999


In response to your query in Stanly Co., NC, which Austin family are you seeking prior to 1823 in NC? I have an Austin line from Lunenburg Co., VA (John Austin, Sr. b. c. 1690 to 1700) whose ch were John, Jr., Stephen, Valentine, Richard/son, Joseph. Several of these served in Rev. War and I beleive that one line of these sons moved to Stanly Co., NC later..I am working on Austin, Pinson, Love, Hankins, Covington, Kirby, Garrett, DeMonbreun, Haines, Cox, Pruit/Prewitt, Courtney, Andrus, Doggett, Henryes, and others that connect to these of VA early. Thank you...Jean Shroyer, Austin, TX

-- Jean Shroyer (, September 20, 2001.

Find a copy of the following article. I sent a transcribed typed copy of it via email to the public library in Albemarle. The auther is Davidson Nance.


GENEALOGY OF THE AUSTIN FAMILY OF STANLY AND UNION COUNTIES Being a Most Complete and Accurate Tree From Which All The Austins And Those Related To The Austins May Trace Their Kinship. The Ancestors Were Regulators In The Days of Governor Tryon. How a Barrel Of Brandy Possibly Saved a Multitude. Believed To Be Of Roman Descent.

(By D. Nance)

-- Richard Crotwell (, August 18, 2004.

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