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John Calhoun AUSTIN

Male 1832 - 1907  (75 years)


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  • Name John Calhoun AUSTIN 
    Born 25 Nov 1832  TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name John Calhoun "Jack" AUSTIN 
    Died Dec 1907  Lawrence County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mountain Springs Cemetery, Lawrence County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Source: Austin, Dr. Helen Cook, "John Calhoun Austin of Alabama" <http://www.afaoa.org/John_Calhoun_Austin_AL/John_Calhoun_Austin_AL.ht ml>.

      (2) A household headed by John AUSTIN is listed in the 1860 census of the Southwest Division of Morgan County, AL.

      John is listed in the 1860 census as a miller who was then 27 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1833. According to the 1860 census, he was born in TN.

      Listed with John is his wife, Elizabeth E., who was then 28 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1832. According to the 1860 census, she was born in TN.

      Also listed with John is his son, Thomas J. L., who was then 7 months old; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1859.

      (3) A household headed by John AUSTON [or AUSTEN] is listed in the 1870 census of Falkville Beat, Morgan County, AL. [Note by compiler: The census enumerator's handwriting is difficult to read, and the compiler is not certain that he has read it correctly.]

      John is listed in the 1870 census as an engineer who was then 36 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1834. According to the 1870 census, he was born in TN.

      Listed with John is his wife, Mary, who was then 30 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1840. According to the 1870 census, she was born in AL.

      Also listed with John is his daughter, Mary, who was then 9 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1861. According to the 1870 census, she was born in AL.

      Also listed with John is Mary MORE[?], who was then 36 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1834. According to the 1870 census, she was born in SC. The relationship between John and Mary MORE[?] is not listed in the 1870 census.

      Also listed with John is his son, Isaac, who was then 3 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1867. According to the 1870 census, he was born in AL.

      Also listed with John is his son, John, who was born in October 1869 and was then 10 months old. According to the 1870 census, he was born in AL.

      (4) A household headed by John AUSTIN is listed in the 1880 census of Beat 3, Winston County, AL.

      John is listed in the 1880 census as a farmer who was then 55 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1825[?]. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in TN. [Note by compiler: According to the 1900 census, both of his parents were born in SC.]

      Listed with John is his wife, Mary E., who was then 40 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1840. According to the 1880 census, she was born in AL, her father was born in KY, and her mother was born in SC.

      Also listed with John is his daughter, Mary, a farm laborer who was then 18 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1862. According to the 1880 census, she was born in AL, her father was born in TN, and her mother was born in AL. Also, according to the 1880 census, she could not read and write.

      Also listed with John is his son, Isaac, who was then 12 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1868. According to the 1880 census, he was born in AL, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in AL. Also, according to the 1880 census, he could not read and write.

      Also listed with John is his son, John H., who was then 4 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1876. According to the 1880 census, he was born in AL, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in AL.

      Also listed with John is his son, Luther D., who was born in July 1879 and was then 11 months old. According to the 1880 census, he was born in AL, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in AL.

      (5) A household headed by John C. AUSTIN is listed in the 1900 census of Pinhook Beat, Lawrence County, AL.

      John C. is listed in the 1900 census as a farmer who was born in November 1832 and was then 67 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, and both of his parents were born in SC. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 4 years. [Note by compiler: According to the 1880 census, both of his parents were born in TN.]

      Listed with John C. is his wife, Margret, who was born in May 1855 and was then 45 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in AL, and both of her parents were born in NC. According to the 1900 census, she had then been married 4 years and had theretofore given birth to 8 children, 7 of whom were then living.

      Also listed with John C. is his daughter, Ather, who was born in August 1892 and was then 7 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in AL, her father was born in TN, and her mother was born in AL.

      Also listed with John C. is his son, George, who was born in April 1895 and was then 5 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in AL, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in AL.

      Also listed with John C. is his son, Autor, who was born in December 1897 and was then 2 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in AL, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in AL.

      Also listed with John C. is his daughter, Ather, who was born in August 1892 and was then 7 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in AL, her father was born in TN, and her mother was born in AL.

      Also listed with John C. is his daughter [granddaughter?], Marthey, who was born in February 1886 and was then 14 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in AL, her father was born in TN, and her mother was born in AL.

      (6) http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~allawren/cemeteries/mountainsprings. htm:

      [This file was contributed by Marilyn Calista Parker .]

      Mountain Springs Cemetery
      Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama
      In William Bankhead National Forest

      Directions: At Moulton, Alabama take Hwy 33 South to William Bankhead National Forest sign turn right, go left at the Y in the road, go until you come to Mountain Springs Church and Cemetery on the right side of the road. This Land was donated (willed) by my [Ms. Parker's] Grandfather William Hamby Parker in 1919, To Mountain Springs Church and Cemetery. Most People buried in this cemetery are related in some way.

      Burials With Added Notes:

      59. John C.(alhoun) Austin h/o Mary Austin & Margaret Henderson Nov 25, 1831 - Dec 1907 [See footnote]

      60. Mary E.(aster Edwards) Austin 1st w/o John C. Austin Feb 1840 - Apr 1891

      [Footnote: These dates are different from information on tombstone. Dates here are from bible and 4 census records, and verified by Helen Austin, family member of Decatur AL. Second wife of John C. Austin was Margaret J. Henderson, sister of Nancy Henderson Turner Parker.]
    Person ID I17498  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2018 

    Father Jack AUSTIN,   b. Between 1780 and 1800, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother --- (AUSTIN) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Between 1820 and 1825  SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth EDWARDS,   b. Jun 1831, Morgan County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1863  (Age ~ 31 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1856  Morgan County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2018 10:37:02 
    Family ID F7825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Easter EDWARDS,   b. Feb 1840, Morgan County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1891, Lawrence County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 30 May 1867  Morgan County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2018 10:37:02 
    Family ID F7827  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Margaret Juliana HENDERSON,   b. May 1855, AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1931, Corsicana, Navarro County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 20 May 1896  Winston County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2018 10:37:02 
    Family ID F7828  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Alabama, 1800-1900Marriage Index [database online, Genealogy.com]: Austin, John Comments: The gender of John Austin is male. Spouse: Elizabeth Swann Marriage Date: Jan 06, 1856 County: Morgan Notes: This record can be found in the County Court Records, Film # unavailable. Records located at the State Library.

    2. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Alabama, 1800-1900Marriage Index [database online, Genealogy.com]: Austin, John C. Comments: The gender of John C. Austin is male. Spouse: M. J. Simmons Marriage Date: May 29, 1896 County: Winston Notes: This record can be found in the County Court Records, Film # 1031063.