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Joseph Austin

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Of, Dover, Kent, England (United Kingdom)
Death: June 27, 1663 (41-42)
Dover Neck, Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States
Place of Burial: Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of NN Austin and NN Austin
Husband of Sarah Varney
Father of Benjamin Austin; Nathaniel Austin; Deborah Coffin; Joseph Austin, Jr.; Mary Gardner and 1 other

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About Joseph Austin

Joseph Austin was born about 1616 in England, and died before 1 July 1663 in Cocheco, Stafford Co., New Hampshire. He married Sarah Starbuck about 1649 and had 6 children. Joseph appeared in Hampton, New Hampshire in 1642 before removing to Dover about 1647 where he was part owner of a saw mill. A number of his descendants were members of the Society of Friends.

Biography

Joseph Austin was born in 1616 in Dover, Kent, , England. His parents were NN Austin and NN Austin.

Joseph married Sarah (Dover) Austin on October 1, 1649 in Dover, Strafford, NH.

Joseph married Sarah (Starbuck) Varney in 1659 in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA. Together they had the following children: Benjamin Austin; Nathaniel Austin; Deborah (Austin) Coffin; Joseph Austin; Mary (Austin) Gardner; Thomas Austin.

He died on June 27, 1663 in Dover Neck, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States and was buried in 1663 in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States.


It seems more likely that Isabel Bland was Joseph's sister-in-law.

Perhaps there was a relationship to Francis Austin, but not father / son.

Birthplace seen as Titchfield, Hampshire, England (United Kingdom)


Disputed Parentage

Joseph is said to be the son of Francis Austin and Isabella (Bland) Leavitt but no proof has been provided yet. I am detaching parents until more research can be done. (If there is proof in one of the books listed below please add the volume and page).(Silva-1055 13:38, 18 January 2019 (UTC))

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Joseph Austin (abt. 1630 - 1663)

Joseph Austin

Born about 1630 in Titchfield, Hampshire, England

Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]

[sibling(s) unknown]

Husband of Sarah (Starbuck) Varney — married before Oct 1649 in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire

Father of Deborah (Austin) Coffin, Joseph Austin, Thomas Austin, Mary (Austin) Gardner, Benjamin Austin and Nathaniel Austin

Died 27 Jun 1663 in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire

Biography

Children: Nathaniel, Benjamin, Deborah (1652), Mary (1653), Thomas (1654). Sarah married 2 Humphrey Varney. Children: John (1664), Peter (1666), Joseph (1667), Abigail (1669), Ebenezer (1672). Married 3 William Story. All of Sarah's children through Humphrey Varney were young when she died, all but Thomas went to live with their grandfather Starbuck.

Joseph, a Quaker, was a part owner of a mill a Cochecho Falls in 1649 Later he moved to Dover Neck. He also had other grants from the town.

In 1761 three Quakers from Dover including Joseph Austin, his brother Samuel and Thomas Tuttle, asked the Assembly to be relieved of paying taxes to hire soldiers as Quakers didn't believe in fighting. Their request was granted.

Disputed Parentage

Joseph is said to be the son of Francis Austin and Isabella (Bland) Leavitt but no proof has been provided yet. I am detaching parents until more research can be done. (If there is proof in one of the books listed below please add the volume and page).(Silva-1055 13:38, 18 January 2019 (UTC))

Birth

1616 England Death

27 JUN 1663 Dover, New Hampshire (Strafford) Marriage

OCT 1649 Nantucket Island, Massachusetts (Nantucket)[1] Wife: Sarah Starbuck Child: Deborah Austin Child: Thomas Austin Sources

↑ Cutter Coffin, Allen, 1881. The Coffin Family: the life of Tristram Coffyn, of Nantucket, Mass., founder of the family line in America. Hussey & Robinson, publishers, Nantucket, Mass., page 58 Banks, Dr. Charles E. The History of Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County, Massachusetts (1911) Haywards. "Landers Family Tree", family tree database, Marilyn (Hayward) Landers, Landers Family Tree at ancestry.com (http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/6393083/family/pedigree?fpid=-1297500434) Cutter, William Richard. Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts (Lewis historical Publishing Company - Boston, Mass., 1908) Scales, John. History of Dover, New Hampshire (Dover, N.H.: Printed by authority of the City Councils, 1923) Page 372 Wadleigh, George. Notable Events in the History of Dover, New Hampshire (Dover, NH, 1913) Page 150 Moore, Edith Austin. Genealogy of Descendants of Robert Austin. page 9 Batchellor, Albert Stillman, ed. Probate Records of the Province of New Hampshire 1635-1740, "Documents Relating to Towns in New Hampshire" (Concord, NH, USA: Rumford Printing Company, 1907) Vol. 31, Page 56-7


Great resource for Joseph Austin: Joseph Austin of Dover, New Hampshire from Austin Family Association.

[He is mentioned on page 11.]


Genealogical Dictionary of Maine & N.H. – Davis

JOSEPH AUSTIN ± 1616; MATTHEW AUSTIN ± 1620 and TIBBETS SAMUEL AUSTIN, probably brothers.

JOSEPH and SARAH had issue:

  • THOMAS
  • BENJAMIN, Nantucket - Estate divided 1684
  • NATHANIEL, "
  • DEBORAH marr 1668 JOHN COFFIN (1647-1711)
  • MARY, marr 1674 Capt. RICHARD GARDNER
  • MATTHEW, m (1) __________Canney, (2) MARY (DAVIS) DODD, widow, they had

issue:

  • MATTHEW 1658 ± (Capt.)
  • MARY
  • SARAH b before 1667
  • SABELLA b about 1667
  • Capt. MATTHEW marr. MARY LITTLEFIELD and had

issue:

  • MATTHEW (killed by the Indians ca 1708)
  • MARY (taken to Canada)
  • PATIENCE marr. JAMES GRAM before 1709
  • (N.E.H.G.R. -Vol CIX, pg 304)
  • ELIZABETH marr. RALPH FARNAM before 1713
  • (N.E.H.G.R. -Vol CX, pg 59)
  • ICHABOD marr. SUSANNAH YOUNG of Gorke, Maine
  • JOSEPH marr. 1727 SARAH GRANT BENJAMIN

<http://www.afaoa.org/search/Archive/JAC_New_Hampshire.pdf>


New Eng. Hist. & Gen Register Vol 5 Page 450 AUSTIN Family

JOSEPH AUSTIN came from Hampton and was taxed in Dover 1648. He married (2) wife SARAH, dau of EDWARD STARBUCK and widow of WM. STORY.

Issue: THOMAS, eldest son, marr ANNE OTIS.

Children of THOMAS & ANNE:

  • 1. ROSE, 1678, marr EPHRIAM TEBBETTS
  • 2. SARAH, 1682

- 1 - 1, marr JOSEPH CANNEY 3. NATHANIEL, 1687 1 - 2, marr CATHERINE NEAL 4. THOMAS, 1689, 4 - 5 5. JOSEPH, 1692, 4 - 30 6. NICHOLAS, 1695, 6 - 20 7. ANN, 1695, 6 - 20 8. SAMUEL, 1698, 8 - 2, marr ABIGAIL PINKHAM 9. BENJAMIN, 1704, 5 - 3, marr SARAH PINKHAM 3. NATHANIEL AUSTIN, (# 3 above) marr CATHERINE NEAL Sept 22, 1714. Children: CATHERINE, January 12, 1715 PHEBE, March 14, 1719, marr JOHN HANSON SARAH, September

14, 1719, marr EBENEZER PINKHAM

ANNA, June 17, 1721, marr MAUL HANSON NATHANIEL, April 25, 1723 REBECCA, Jan --

1725, marr SIMEON HILL

NICHOLAS, Oct 15, 1727 MARY, Aug 17, 1730, marr STEPHEN HANSON PRISCILLA, March 4, 1732, marr CALEB HODGSON ANDREW, Augu st 8, 1733 JAMES, May 13, 1735 ELIJAH, June 3, 1738 (father of Elijah of Madbury) 5. JOSEPH (# 5 above) Children: ROSE, --- --


, marr PAUL PINKHAM JOSEPH, --- --
, died June 16, 1776 PAUL, --- --
, died June 9, 1776 8. SAMUEL (# 8 above) ma rr ABIGAIL PINKHAM Nov 23, 1727, lived in Somersworth, N.H. Children: SAMUEL, Oct 2, 1728, died Oct 28, 1737 MARY, Aug 2, 1731, died Oct 20, 1737 STEPHEN, Aug 8, 1735, died Feb 21, 1742 SOLOMON, March 28, 1738, died Oct 9, 1760 ANNE, Aug 21, 1741, died Feb

19, 1754

SAMUEL, Nov 22, 1743 STEPHEN, Oct 3, 1754, died Feb 20, 1773 (continued next page) Page 7 9. BENJAMIN, (# 9 page 6), marr SARAH PINKHAM September 19, 1729. Children: EBENEZER BENJAMIN MOSES, b Apr 13, 1734 MARY, (died young) NICHOLAS SARAH D ANIEL THOMAS, (died young) PETER <http://www.afaoa.org/search/Archive/JAC_New_Hampshire.pdf>



GEDCOM Note

Biography

Children: Nathaniel, Benjamin, Deborah (1652), Mary (1653), Thomas (1654). Sarah married 2 Humphrey Varney. Children: John (1664), Peter (1666), Joseph (1667), Abigail (1669), Ebenezer (1672). Married 3 WilliamStory. All of Sarah's children through Humphrey Varney were young when she died, all but Thomas went to live with their grandfather Starbuck. Joseph, a Quaker, was a part owner of a mill a Cochecho Falls in 1649 Later he moved to Dover Neck. He also had other grants from the town. In 1761 three Quakers from Dover including Joseph Austin, his brother Samuel and Thomas Tuttle, asked the Assembly to be relieved of paying taxes to hire soldiers as Quakers didn't believe in fighting. Their request was granted.

Disputed Parentage

Joseph is said to be the son of Francis Austin and Isabella (Bland) Leavitt but no proof has been provided yet.I am detaching parents until more research can be done. (If there is proof in one of the books listed below please add the volume and page).(Silva-1055 13:38, 18 January 2019 (UTC))

Birth ===::

1616 England<ref name=PRF>Pedigree Resource File</ref><refname=AF>Ancestral File</ref>

Death ===::

27 JUN 1663 Dover, New Hampshire (Strafford)<ref name=PRF/><ref name=AF/>

Marriage

:: OCT 1649 Nantucket Island, Massachusetts (Nantucket)<ref name=PRF/><ref>Cutter</ref><ref name=AF/> ::: Wife: Sarah Starbuck ::: Child: Deborah Austin ::: Child: Thomas Austin

Sources

  • Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001)
  • Ancestry Family Trees (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com) Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.
  • Pedigree Resource File - LDS

::: Mandy Rindhage, Warren, MI 48091 ::: Daniel Hayden - Colfax, Iowa* Banks, Dr. Charles E. The History of Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County, Massachusetts (1911)* Ancestral File(R) (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File (R) (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998) data as of 5 January 1998) Randell G. Paisley - Gerry, New York* Haywards. "Landers Family Tree", family tree database, Marilyn (Hayward) Landers, Landers Family Tree at ancestry.com (http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/6393083/family/pedigree?fpid=-1297500434)* Cutter, William Richard. Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts (Lewis historical Publishing Company - Boston, Mass., 1908)* Scales, John. History of Dover, New Hampshire (Dover, N.H.: Printedby authority of the City Councils, 1923) Page 372* Wadleigh, George. Notable Events in the Historyof Dover, New Hampshire (Dover, NH, 1913) Page 150* Moore, Edith Austin. Genealogy of Descendants of Robert Austin. page 9* Batchellor, Albert Stillman, ed. Probate Records of the Province of New Hampshire 1635-1740, "Documents Relating to Towns in New Hampshire" (Concord, NH, USA: Rumford Printing Company, 1907)Vol. 31, Page 56-7

  • Millennium File*Family Data Collection - Individual Records Author: Edmund West, comp. Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.

Not a known child of Francis Austin

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Joseph Austin's Timeline

1621
1621
Dover, Kent, England
1621
Titchfield, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
1621
Titchfield, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
1645
1645
Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States
1645
Dover, Strafford County, NH, United States
1647
January 1647
Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts
1653
October 23, 1653
Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire
1653
Dover Neck, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States
1655
1655
Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States