||Halifax Co., Virginia
- BIOGRAPHY--WILLIAM AUSTIN Quoted from "Southside Virginia Austins," by Janet Austin Curtis. "The Virginia Genealogist," October-December 1961, 147-54. William Austin. Little is known of him. He appears on the Montgomery Co., Va., tax lists 1782-87, and in 1793 paid for two tithables in Wythe County, indicating he had a son over 16 at that time. By a deed dated 25 July 17__ he bought from William Allison 250 acres on the New River in Ashe Co., N. C. This deed was witnessed by B. Austin, and when it was finally recorded in 1825 the witness was mentioned as Bat. Austin. On 2 Sept. 1826 William Austin deeded this land to Bartholomew Austin. He also purchased 300 acres on the New River, adjoining the lands of Willim Reeves and others, from Peter Whitaker on 2 May 1807. (19) ____________19. Ashe Co., N. C., Deed Book D, p. 41.
||Walden Family | Austin Family
||23 Nov 2007 |
||Austin John Jr., b. 14 Sep 1726, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia , d. 12 Dec 1815, Hanover Co, Virginia |
||Maybee Mary, b. 8 Jan 1725/26, Halifax Co., VA |
||Halifax County Virginia