AUSTIN,  Francis Sumner

AUSTIN, Francis Sumner[1, 2]

Male 1824 - 1900  (75 years)

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  • Name AUSTIN, Francis Sumner 
    Born 16 Oct 1824  Addison, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1848  Carthage Township, Hancock Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1860  Carthage, Hancock, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1870  Carthage, Hancock, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1880  Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 17 Mar 1900  Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 8
    Buried 20 Mar 1900  Vault in Moss Ridge Cemetery, Hancock Co, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I183  Hugh Byrne and Nanette Asimov Lines
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2013 

    Father AUSTIN, Francis Brown,   b. 24 Dec 1795, Rochester, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1855, Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother WHITTEN, Eleanor L,   b. 1 Dec 1800, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1874, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1 Apr 1818  [1, 9
    Notes 
    • Marriage
      Date: 1818 [10]
    Albums
    Austin Family & Descendants
    Austin Family & Descendants (39)
    Francis Brown Austin descendants
    Family ID F96  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MAPES, Phoebe Orilla,   b. 29 Sep 1824, Columbus, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1910, Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1845  Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Conflicts with a OneWorld Tree record that say 2/13/1844
    Notes 
    • Marriage
      Date: 1845 [4]
    Children 
     1. AUSTIN, George W,   b. 31 Oct 1846, Columbus, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1907, Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. AUSTIN, Charles H,   b. 1850, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. AUSTIN, Frank B,   b. 1853, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. AUSTIN, Edward F,   b. 1854, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. AUSTIN, Emma,   b. 1856, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1880  (Age < 23 years)
     6. AUSTIN, Jessie A.,   b. 1860, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. AUSTIN, Mary J,   b. 1861,   d. Bef 1880  (Age < 18 years)
     8. AUSTIN, Alice P.,   b. 1862, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. AUSTIN, John T.,   b. 4 Dec 1865, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1958, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Albums
    Austin Family & Descendants
    Austin Family & Descendants (39)
    Francis Brown Austin descendants
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F765  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Oct 1824 - Addison, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Feb 1845 - Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1848 - Carthage Township, Hancock Co, IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Carthage, Hancock, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Carthage, Hancock, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Mar 1900 - Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Mar 1900 - Vault in Moss Ridge Cemetery, Hancock Co, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Frank Austin
    Frank Austin

  • Notes 
    • Francis S. Austin, farmer, sec. 35; P.O., Carthage; was born in Addison county, VT., in 1824. His parents, Francis B. and Eleanor (Whitten) Austin, were natives of Massachusetts, and emigrated from New York State to Illinois in 1848, settling in Fountain Green, Hancock Co., where he resided until his death, in 1855. She died in Kansas in 1875. The subject of this sketch was married in 1845, to Miss Phoebe Mapes, a native of Indiana. To this union 9 children have been born, 7 of whom are living: George W., Charles, H. H., Frank B., Edward F., Alice P., Josephine and John T.: Mary J. and Emma Deceased. Mr. A. came to this county in 1852, and settled on his present estate of 445 acres, valued at $50 per acre. He was Town Constable three years in Carthage, and was largely engaged in the livery business the same length of time, where he resided nine years. Has been School Director, and was formerly a member of the Methodist Church. Politically he was an old-time Whig, and now adheres to the Republican administration, and is an early pioneer of Hancock.

  • Sources 
    1. [S103] One World Tree (sm), Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., n.d.), Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.

    2. [S103] One World Tree (sm), Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., n.d.), Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc.

    3. [S192] The Republican, Carthage IL, Obituary., Francis Sumner Austin was born October 16, 1824, in Adison county, Vermont; died at his home in this city March 17, 1900 at 11: 30 a.m. When quite young his parents moved to Bartholomew county, Ind., where he was reared to manhood. About the yea.

    4. [S60] History of Hancock County IL, Chapman Company, (1880), Francis S. Austin, farmer, sec. 35; P.O., Carthage; was born in Addison county, VT., in 1824. His parents, Francis B. and Eleanor (Whitten) Austin, were natives of Massachusetts, and emigrated from New York State to Illinois in 1848, settling in Fountain Green, Hancock Co., where he resided until his death, in 1855. She died in Kansas in 1875. The subject of this sketch was married in 1845, to Miss Poebe Mapes, a native of Indiana. To this union 9 children have been born, 7 of whom ar.

    5. [S9] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004), Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860.M653, 1,438 rolls. Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, post office Carthage, roll M653_184, page 682, image 429.

    6. [S10] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003), Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2003.Original data - 1870.
    7. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls.
    8. Minnesota. Minnesota Census Schedules for 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T132, RG29, 13 rolls. Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, post office Carthage, r.

    9. [S11] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005), Online publication - Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of th.

    10. [S192] The Republican, Carthage IL, The Carthage Republican, Carthage, Illinois, Wednesday, March 21, 1900, Page 5, Column 3, Obituary., AUSTIN., F. S. Austin, Sr., died at his home in this city Saturday, March 17, 1900, at 11 a.m., aged nearly 77 years. The funeral was held from the family residence Tuesday, March 20, at 2 p.m., Rev. G. C. Shaffer, officiating.

    11. [S33] Byrne.FTW, Date of Import: Feb 20, 2005.

    12. [S125] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004), Online publication - Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived from an array of materials including pedigree charts, family history articles, querie.

    13. [S348] Some Austin Marriages in Indiana Between 1811 and 1856, Pauline Lucille Austin, page 712: Bartholomew County: Francis S. Austin m Phebe Mapes 18 February 1845.