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Elder William Charles "WC" Austin
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Birth: Jun., 1864
Savannah
Hardin County
Tennessee, USA
Death: 1933
Shawnee
Pottawatomie County
Oklahoma, USA

Between 1887 when he married, and the 1900 census, the Austin family had moved to Oklahoma, and were in McCloud, OK.
He married Mary E. Howell, 16 Oct. 1887, in Hardin Co. TN.
In 1900 census, he and Mary had a son, Cecil E., 1 yr old, living at McCloud. He was an ordained Free Will Baptist preacher, but research needed to obtain the date he was ordain. His name is on old church records as having preached several years before statehood in 1907. He was a prominent preacher and able debater in the central part of Oklahoma, and western Arkansas. He was an acceptable orator, and a great preacher. Many were converted under his ministry, and it is unknown just how many churches he organized, but he did a good work. He was editor of a church paper, The Pruning Hook, for a few years and was always putting forth the gospel.
He and his wife Mary's children were: Cecil E., Inez M., Clara G., Fay, Charlie, and Loraine.
 
 
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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)*
 
 Siblings:
  Stephen Coonrod Austin (1855 - 1899)*
  Benjamin H Austin (1857 - 1873)*
  Martha Lucinda Austin Scott (1859 - 1938)*
  Martha Lucinda Austin Scott (1859 - 1938)*
  Mary Ann Austin (1862 - 1865)*
  Morgan Austin (1862 - 1873)*
  William Charles Austin (1864 - 1933)
  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
 
Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Nov 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61267064
Elder William Charles WC Austin
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Elder William Charles WC Austin
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