Newton Francis Austin, Jr

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Newton Francis Austin, Jr

  • Birth 20 Aug 1867 Paris, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA
  • Death 30 Oct 1910 Lethbridge, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada
  • Burial Cardston, Claresholm Census Division, Alberta, Canada
  • Plot Block 13 Lot 5 Plot 4
  • Memorial ID 25330798

Newton Francis Austin, known as Frank, was born in Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho in 1867 to Newton Francis Austin Sr and Sarah Jane Wilcox. Frank has eight siblings: Augustus Edwin, Martha Quina, Theodore Hugh, James Boyd, Leon Bernard, John McAslin, David Dewitt, and Paul Leroy. He married Annie Martha Nelson 1 October 1891, in Dingle Del, Bear Lake, Idaho. They moved to Cardston, Alberta, Canada in 1900. They had five children: Lottie, Phoebe Hazel, Thomas Francis, Russell Dewitt, and Max Hugh. Over the years, Frank was employed as a farm laborer, livery man and a cowboy. He died in Lethbridge, Alberta from an accidental gun shot would to his foot. This lead to a staph infection and then blood poisoning. Frank is buried in Cardston, Alberta.


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  • Created by: Frances Cahoon Swendsen
  • Added: 17 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25330798
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Newton Francis Austin, Jr (20 Aug 1867–30 Oct 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25330798, citing Cardston Cemetery, Cardston, Claresholm Census Division, Alberta, Canada ; Maintained by Frances Cahoon Swendsen (contributor 46835143) .