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Capt Nathaniel Austin
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Birth: May 23, 1703
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1777
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA

Capt. Nathaniel Austin was the son of Nathaniel Austin and Abigail Hovey. Born in Suffield, Hampshire, MA, he married Agnes Adams there on 16 May 1732. They had children Gad, Phenix, Diadama, John, Joab, Levi, Judah, Elijah, and Mary.
Nathaniel served in the Revolutionary War and signed "Declaration Against Great Britain" in 1773. He died Apr. 13, 1777 and is buried in Sheffield Plain Cemetery.
The cemetery is located north of Sheffield on Hwy. 7, on the left side of the road, south of Cook Rd. 
Family links: 
  Nathaniel Austin (1678 - 1760)
  Abigail Hovey Austin (1682 - 1764)
  Agnes Adams Austin (1711 - 1754)
  Gurard Austin (1733 - 1828)*
  Nathaniel Austin (1734 - 1807)*
  Phenix Austin Collins (1735 - 1813)*
  Joab Austin (1740 - 1820)*
  Levi Austin (1743 - 1824)*
  Judah Austin (1743 - 1827)*
  Elijah Austin (1745 - 1784)*
  Nathaniel Austin (1703 - 1777)
  Aaron Austin (1711 - 1712)*
  Aaron M. Austin (1716 - 1801)*
  Daniel Austin (1720 - 1804)*
*Calculated relationship
Sheffield Plain Cemetery
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Created by: Cheryl Dooley
Record added: Jan 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47173158
Capt Nathaniel Austin
Added by: Elsie Scharpf Saar
Capt Nathaniel Austin
Added by: Cheryl Dooley
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- Maureen (Dacus) Blackburn
 Added: Jan. 20, 2016

- Let Freedom Ring
 Added: Jan. 6, 2016
In honor of my 5th time great grandfather. It has taken me forever to find you and I can't wait to learn more about your life.
- Jacki Austin-Crosby
 Added: Nov. 25, 2015
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