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Edwin Nelson Austin
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Birth: Sep. 5, 1840
Suffield
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 23, 1920
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Edwin was born to Julius Augustus Caesar Austin and Octavia Ann Lane. He had three siblings: Louisa Maria, Newton Francis, and Julia Ann. Edwin was a passenger as a young child on the Mormon emigrant Ship Brooklyn. He married Alnora Naomi Lane on 17 April 1863 in Centreville, Sanpete, Utah. They had eleven children: Lyda Estella, Edwin Augustus, DeLaFayette Mead, Quincy Knowlton, Alnora May, Maud, Edith, Ray, Elaine, Hattie, and Hyrum Lane. He married 2nd, Emma Wood, Alnora's half sister, on 29 October 1872 in Salt Lake City. They had ten children: Clarence Sheldon, Arta Chase, Claude, Mark, Nellie, Torrey Lynn, Samuel Matthews, Horatius Nelson, Roy Irl, and Otis Rolla. Edwin was LDS Bishop for 44 years and first sheriff of Bear Lake County, Idaho. He served a brief mission in San Diego, California where he located the grave of Sam Brannan in 1898. Edwin died May 23, 1920 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and is buried in Liberty, Bear Lake, Idaho.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Julius Augustus Caesar Austin (1810 - 1903)
  Octavia Ann Lane Austin (1814 - 1863)
 
 Spouses:
  Alnora Naomi Lane Austin (1843 - 1923)*
  Emma Wood Austin (1853 - 1901)*
 
 Children:
  Lyda Estella Austin (1864 - 1894)*
  Edwin Augustus Austin (1866 - 1937)*
  De LaFayette Mead Austin (1868 - 1928)*
  Quincy Knowlton Austin (1870 - 1872)*
  Clarence Sheldon Austin (1873 - 1874)*
  Alnora May Austin (1873 - 1888)*
  Arta Chase Austin (1875 - 1945)*
  Claude Austin (1877 - 1894)*
  Edith Austin (1878 - 1900)*
  Mark Austin (1879 - 1964)*
  Nellie Austin Mc Murray (1880 - 1959)*
  Ray Austin (1881 - 1900)*
  Torrey Lynn Austin (1882 - 1985)*
  Elaine Austin (1884 - 1892)*
  Samuel Matthews Austin (1885 - 1982)*
  Hattie Austin (1887 - 1888)*
  Hyrum Lane Austin (1889 - 1960)*
  Horatius Nelson Austin (1889 - 1978)*
  Roy Irl Austin (1892 - 1919)*
  Otis Rolla Austin (1894 - 1897)*
 
 Siblings:
  Louise Maria Austin Cheney (1838 - 1927)*
  Edwin Nelson Austin (1840 - 1920)
  Newton Francis Austin (1843 - 1922)*
  Julia Ann Austin (1845 - 1845)*
  Philo Wells Austin (1866 - 1953)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Liberty Cemetery
Liberty
Bear Lake County
Idaho, USA
 
Maintained by: Frances Cahoon Swendsen
Originally Created by: Carl W. McBrayer
Record added: Jun 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19784981
Edwin Nelson Austin
Added by: Carl W. McBrayer
 
Edwin Nelson Austin
Added by: Frances Cahoon Swendsen
 
Edwin Nelson Austin
Added by: Carl W. McBrayer
 
 
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