Stephen F. Austin Daily

Have something to offer? Join my colony, and come to Tejas!

My colony!

My colony is a new start, a new start for, well, almost everyone... But I am going to bring along with me three hundred families and/or single men. You would have to convince me to let you into the soon to be most successful colony of Tejas!

Join the best colony!

If you have something to offer and contribute to my colony, this is the place for you! But I have a few just a few set rules for living on my land...

Rules for joining my colony:

-NO DRUNKS

-NO GAMBLERS

-NO SWEARERS

-NO IDLERS

-NO SQUATTERS

-MUST BE CATHOLIC OR SILENT ON RELIGION

-YOU MUST BE ABLE TO FARM OR BE A SKILLED WORKER

-YOU MUST HAVE A FAMILY

-YOU MUST HAVE NO U.S MILITARY BACKGROUND

-NO REAL ESTATE SPECULATORS

You Must have something to give to the colony!!!!!! Such as....

The amount of land you get depends on your Class!

First Class:

Only reserved for people who arrive before March 2, 1836. Single men will be granted 1,476, while heads of families will be granted 4,428 acres, and one labor (177.1 acres)


Second Class:

Only reserved for people who arrive between March 2, 1836 and October 1, 1837. Single men will be granted 640 acres, while heads of families will be granted 1,280 acres.


Third Class:

Only reserved for people who arrive between October 1, 1837 and January 1, 1840. Single men will be granted 320 acres, and head of families will be granted 640.