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William Carroll Austin
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Birth: Aug. 6, 1916
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
Death: May 29, 2001
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA

William C. Austin was born Aug. 6, 1916, in Pierrepont, son of Carroll and Catherine McClough Austin, he served in the Army National Guard and Army Reserve. He married Edna LeBeau on April 1, 1937, in Notre Dame rectory with the Rev. A.D. Charbonneau officiating. The couple had lived in Ogdensburg all their married life. Mrs. Austin died Jan. 11, 1996.

Mr. Austin first worked at W.O. Sturgeon Tire and Battery Shop, 511 State St., which he purchased in 1941, changing the name to Austin Tire & Glass. The name was changed later to Austin Glass & Radiator Shop. He retired in 1979.

Mr. Austin was a member of the Army Corps of Engineers and was one of the organizers and an active member of the Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad. He was a member of the Service Corps of Retired Executives, the Ogdensburg Amvets, Elks Lodge, the Moose Lodge and the Kiwanis Club. He had also been a Boy Scouts leader and enjoyed golfing, fishing, hunting, playing pool, cooking, baseball, woodworking and cabinet making.

In 1965, he was appointed director of the Ogdensburg Auto Club and also served as the group's vice president. He was a former member of the Knights of Pythias.

Survivors included four sons and their wives, two daughters and a son-in-law, a brother, a sister, 17 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A son, Donald, died in infancy. Three sisters, Carrie Barrigar, Dorothy Stafford and Lena Reynolds, and three brothers, Harold, Jack and George, also died before him. 
Family links: 
  Carroll Abial Austin (1870 - 1958)
  Katherine Goldie Sharpstein Austin (1884 - 1959)
  Edna Pauline LeBeau Austin (1914 - 1996)*
  Carrie Elizabeth Austin Barrigar (1902 - 1979)*
  Harold A. Austin (1904 - 1993)*
  George Harmon Austin (1905 - 1991)*
  John Charles Austin (1908 - 1985)*
  Lena Esther Austin Reynolds (1909 - 2000)*
  Dorothy Etta Austin Stafford (1911 - 1970)*
  William Carroll Austin (1916 - 2001)
  Kenneth Eugene Austin (1919 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Foxwood Memorial Park
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
Maintained by: John Stafford
Originally Created by: Anne Cady
Record added: Jul 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28196221
William Carroll Austin
Added by: John Stafford
William Carroll Austin
Added by: John Stafford
William Carroll Austin
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