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Elder William Charles "W.C." Austin
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1864
Savannah
Hardin County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 1932
Shawnee
Pottawatomie County
Oklahoma, USA

He married Mary E. Howell, September 29, 1897 in Hardin County, Tennessee.

He was an ordained Free Will Baptist preacher. His name can be found on old church records as having preached several years before Oklahoma statehood in 1907. He was a prominent preacher and able debater in central Oklahoma and western Arkansas. He was an acceptable orator. Many were converted under his ministry but the number of churches he organized is unknown. He was editor of a church paper entitled "The Pruning Hook" for a few years.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Lamb Austin (1835 - 1918)
  Mary Elizabeth Hartwick Austin (1835 - 1919)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ellendor Howell Austin (1875 - 1947)*
 
 Children:
  Cecil Eldridge Austin (1899 - 1964)*
  Monta Inez Austin Barrett (1900 - 1977)*
  Charles R Austin (1913 - 1957)*
 
 Siblings:
  Stephen Coonrod Austin (1855 - 1899)*
  Benjamin H Austin (1857 - 1873)*
  Martha Lucinda Austin Scott (1859 - 1938)*
  Mary Ann Austin (1862 - 1865)*
  Morgan Austin (1862 - 1873)*
  William Charles Austin (1864 - 1932)
  Sarah Louisa Austin Cook (1866 - 1944)*
  Icy Dora Austin Scott (1869 - 1913)*
  Rachel Lavanah Austin Stricklin (1871 - 1964)*
  Robin Luther Austin (1874 - 1918)*
  Enoch Wheeler Austin (1878 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Shawnee
Pottawatomie County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Pamela
Originally Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Nov 07, 2010
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Elder William Charles W.C. Austin
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