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Esther Austin (Huggins)

Birthdate: (53)
Birthplace: Hampton, Old Norfolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: March 7, 1697 (53)
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Huggins; John Huggins; Bridget Clifford and Bridget Green
Wife of Capt. Anthony Austin
Mother of Capt. Richard Austin; Ensign Anthony Austin; John Austin, Sr., Lt.; Dr. Nathaniel Austin; Elizabeth Austin and 9 others
Sister of Susanna Allen; Elizabeth Huggins; Mary Huggins; Huggins; John Huggins and 5 others
Half sister of Esther Clifford; Isaac Clifford and Mary Clifford

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About Esther Austin

Richard Austin of Charlestown, Massachusetts Compiler: Jim & Liz Austin Carlin

Esther Huggins Sex: F

Born: 1642/1643 at Hampton,Rockingham,NH Died: 7 MAR 1697/1698 at Suffield,Hampshire,MA Buried: at Suffield,Hampshire,MA

Marriage Husband: Anthony Austin (1636 - 22 AUG 1708) Married: 19 OCT 1664 at Rowley,Essex,MA

Children Richard Austin (22 SEP 1666 - 29 OCT 1733) Anthony Austin (7 DEC 1668 - 9 JAN 1732/1733) John Austin (22 OCT 1672 - 18 MAY 1737) Nathaniel Austin (20 MAY 1678 - 12 DEC 1760) Elizabeth Austin (8 JUL 1681 - 2 OCT 1682) Elizabeth Austin (20 APR 1684 - 7 OCT 1752) Esther Austin (11 JAN 1686 - 20 MAY 1761)

Parents Father: John Huggins (Abt 1609 - 7 JUN 1670) Mother: Bridget _____ (Abt 1615 - 7 MAY 1695)

Siblings Esther Huggins (1642/1643 - 7 MAR 1697/1698)



CHILDREN: Savage, James, A GENEALOGICAL DICTIONARY OF THE FIRST SETTLERS OF NEW ENGLAND; Geneal. Pub Co., Baltimore, 1969, Vol. 1; p 80, (with corrections on p 499).

MARRIAGE: VITAL RECORDS OF ROWLEY, MA; -1849; Essex Institute, Salem, MA, 1928; reprint 1984.

MARRIAGE: Austin, Paul R., AUSTINS TO WISCONSIN; 1638-1944; Wm. Cann, Inc, Wilmington, DE, 1964; pp 2, 4.

BIRTH-MARRIAGE-RESIDENCES: Torrey, Clarence Alman, NEW ENGLAND MARRIAGES PRIOR TO 1700; 1620-1700; Geneal. Pub Co, Baltimore, 1985; p 25; NOTE: Lived Rowley & Suffield MA/CT.

MARRIAGE-DEATH: Noyes, Sybil/Libby, Chas./Davis, Walter, GENEALOGICAL DICTIONARY OF ME AND NH; Southworth-Anthoensen Press, Portland, ME, 1928-39; p 356.

BIRTH-MARRIAGE-DEATH-BURIAL: Austin, Robert K., AUSTIN FAMILY PORTRAITS: FROM RICHARD TO STEPHEN F.; 1598-1983; Privately pub'd, Wilmington, DE, 1983; pp 14, 18, 23, 27; Photocopy in poss of AFAOA. CONFLICT: Source gives d. 7 Mar 1697 age 54; NOTE: bu. Old Center Cemetery on High Street, behind the meeting house (actual grave site is now under the First Congregational church which had been moved to make more room for the Suffield Commons. Her gravestone now lies in the cemetery grounds, off of the south-west corner of the church building). Tombstone inscription (recorded by Marjorie Elmore, 1989): "ESTHER AVS- / TIN, THE WIFE / OF CPT. ANTHONY AV- / STIN DYED MARCH / 7th l698, AGED 55 / YEARS." On the Old Center Cemetery map, the plot is numbered A-88.

CEMETERY: Hayward, Kendall P., SUFFIELD CT CEMETERY INSCRIPTIONS; Article in "Ancestral Notes from Chedwato", Box 224, W. Hartford, CT., Vol. 1 No. 3, May 1954; p 54.

BIRTH-MARRIAGE: Austin, Sybil Epps, GENEALOGY OF JAMES WESLEY AUSTIN; 1598-1973; Privately pub'd by the author; pp 16, 17; Photocopy in poss of AFAOA. CONFLICT: Lists Esther's b. 1643, d. 8 Mar 1697.

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From Find A Grave

Esther Huggins was the daughter of John and Bridget Huggins of Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.

Ms. Estehr Huggins married Captain Anthony Austin October 19, 1664 in Rowley, Essex County, Ma. To this union seven children were born: Captain Richard, Ens. Anthony, Lt. John, Nathaniel, Ms. Elisabeth died young, Mrs. Elizabeth Austin Gillette, and Mrs. Esther Austin Harmon.

Suffield, Hartford, Conn was once within the boundaries of Mass. It was Suffield, Hampshire, Mass. Per Wikipedia

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Esther Austin's Timeline

March 17, 1643
Hampton, Old Norfolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
September 22, 1666
Age 23
Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
September 22, 1666
Age 23
Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
December 7, 1668
Age 25
Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
October 22, 1672
Age 29
Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts
May 20, 1678
Age 35
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
July 8, 1681
Age 38
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
April 20, 1684
Age 41
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut
April 20, 1684
Age 41
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States