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David AUSTIN

Male Abt 1776 - Aft 1850  (~ 74 years)


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  • Name David AUSTIN 
    Born Abt 1776  VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 12 Oct 1850 
    Notes 
    • (1) "John Austin, Sr. of Southside Region, Virginia," Compiler: Liz Austin Carlin, Genealogy Content Copyright © 2011 Austin Families Association of America (genealogy may be freely distributed, but not sold in any form for profit):

      David Austin
      Sex: M

      Born: Aft 1775
      Died: Aft 1850

      Marriage
      Wife: Elizabeth Oliver (1778 - Aft 1850)
      Married: 8 JAN 1797 at Pittsylvania Co., VA

      Children
      Lucinda Austin (Abt 1798 - APR 1850)
      Joseph Austin (Abt 1805 - ____)
      Fountain C. Austin (Abt 1809 - ____)

      Parents
      Father: Joseph Austin (Abt 1727 - Bef 20 MAY 1811)
      Mother: _____ Terry (____ - ____)

      Siblings
      John Austin (Abt 1760 - 4 OCT 1827)
      William Austin (Abt 1765 - Bef 1830)
      Stephen S. Austin (Abt 1769 - Aft 1850)
      Champness Austin (1769 - Aft 1850)
      David Austin (Aft 1775 - Aft 1850)

      Notes

      BIRTH-MARRIAGE-DEATH: In an article appearing in "Austins of America," Dr. Michael Austin, Editor, August 1982 edition, p 37, entitled "Pruit Alias Austin," Janet Austin Curtis states: " David Austin, b. 1775-76. d. after 1850 probably in Drew Co., AK [sic; should be AR]. He m. 8 Jan 1797 in Pittsylvania County to Elizabeth Oliver, b. 1778, living in 1850."

      MARRIAGE: Pittsylvania Co., VA Marriage Register. NOTE: Surety to the marriage bond was David 's brother William Austin.

      RESIDENCES: Personal records of Mrs. Marie (Hankins) Orrick of Ft. Worth, TX indicate that David Austin was in KY when his son was born in 1805, and when his son Fountain C. Austin was born in 1809.

      CENSUS-RESIDENCES: David was listed on the 1820 US Census for Dickson Co., TN, on the 1840 U S Census for Haywood Co., NC Census; and he and his wife are listed on the 1850 US Census for Drew Co., AR.

      [Note by compiler: Based on census information relating to David and his family, the number of children listed in this Note (1) appears to be understated.]

      (2) A household headed by David AUSTIN is listed in the 1810 census of Warren County, KY.

      Listed in David's household are 3 free white males under 10 years of age; 1 free white males between 26 and 45 years of age; 2 free white females between 10 and 16 years of age; and 1 free white females between 26 and 45 years of age.

      Assuming that David is the free white male listed in the 1810 census as then being between 26 and 45 years of age, she would have been born between 1765 and 1784, according to the 1810 census.

      Assuming that David's wife is the free white male listed in the 1810 census as then being between 26 and 45 years of age, she would have been born between 1765 and 1784, according to the 1810 census.

      Assuming that the other persons in David's household are children of David and/or his wife, those children would have consisted of 3 sons (which sons would have been born between 1800 and 1810, according to the 1810 census) and 2 daughters (which daughters would have been born between 1800 and 1810, according to the 1810 census). Assuming further that all of such persons are children of David and/or his wife, the number of children listed in Note (1), above, is understated.

      (3) A household headed by David AUSTIN is listed in the 1820 census of Dickson County, TN.

      Listed in David's household are 3 free white males under 10 years of age; 3 free white males between 10 and 16 years of age; 1 free white male between 26 and 45 years of age; 2 free white females under 10 years of age; 2 free white females between 16 and 26 years of age; and 1 free white female between 26 and 45 years of age.

      Assuming that David is the free white male listed in the 1820 census as then being between 26 and 45 years of age, he would have been born between 1775 and 1794, according to the 1820 census.

      Assuming that David's wife is the free white female listed in the 1820 census as then being between 26 and 45 years of age, she would have been born between 1775 and 1794, according to the 1820 census.

      Assuming that the other persons in David's household are children of David and/or his wife, those children would have consisted of 6 sons (3 of which sons would have been born between 1810 and 1820, and 3 of which sons would have been born between 1804 and 1810, according to the 1820 census), and 4 daughters (2 of which daughters would have been born between 1810 and 1820, and 2 of which daughters would have been born between 1794 and 1804, according to the 1820 census). Assuming further that all of such persons are children of David and/or his wife, the number of children listed in Note (1), above, is understated.

      (4) A household headed by David AUSTIN is listed in the 1840 census of Haywood County, NC.

      Listed in David's household are 1 free white male between 15 and 20 years of age; 1 free white male between 60 and 70 years of age; 1 free white female between 20 and 30 years of age; and 1 free white female between 60 and 70 years of age.

      Assuming that David is the free white male listed in the 1840 census as then being between 60 and 70 years of age, he would have been born between 1770 and 1780, according to the 1840 census.

      Assuming that David's wife is the free white female listed in the 1840 census as then being between 60 and 70 years of age, she would have been born between 1770 and 1780, according to the 1840 census.

      Assuming that the other persons in David's household are children of David and/or his wife, those children would have consisted of 1 son (which son would have been born between 1820 and 1825, according to the 1840 census) and 1 daughter (which daughter would have been born between 1810 and 1820, according to the 1840 census).

      (5) A household headed by David AUSTIN is listed in the 1850 census of Marion Township, Drew County, AR.

      David is listed in the 1850 census as a farmer who was then 74 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1776. According to the 1850 census, he was born in VA.

      Listed with David is his wife, Elizabeth, who was then 72 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1778. According to the 1850 census, she was born in VA.
    Person ID I26410  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2021 

    Father Joseph AUSTIN,   b. Abt 1727, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 20 May 1811, Pittsylvania County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother --- TERRY 
    Married Abt 1760 
    Family ID F11494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth OLIVER,   b. Abt 1778, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 12 Oct 1850  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 8 Jan 1797  Pittsylvania County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Lucinda AUSTIN,   b. Abt 1798, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1850, Drew County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)
     2. Joseph AUSTIN,   b. Abt 1805, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 7 Jun 1870  (Age ~ 65 years)
     3. Fountain C. AUSTIN,   b. Abt 1809, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1857, Drew County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F11556  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Virginia Marriages,1785-1940: Groom's Name: David Austin Groom's Birth Date: Groom's Birthplace: Groom's Age: Bride's Name: Elizabeth Oliver Bride's Birth Date: Bride's Birthplace: Bride's Age: Marriage Date: 08 Jan 1797 Marriage Place: Pittsylvania, Virginia Groom's Father's Name: Groom's Mother's Name: Bride's Father's Name: Bride's Mother's Name: Groom's Race: Groom's Marital Status: Groom's Previous Wife's Name: Bride's Race: Bride's Marital Status: Bride's Previous Husband's Name: Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M86863-7 System Origin: Virginia-EASy Source Film Number: 33326 Reference Number: Page 23.