Stephen F. Austin

BY SHALAINA

Stephen F. Austin

Stephen Fuller Austin was the greatest man and I will tell you why

Stephen F. Austin was born on Nov.3,1793and died on Dec.27,1836 He was an American empresario. his nickname was"Father of Texas" His dad name is Moses Austin and his mom's name is Mary Brown Austin. They lived in the mining region of southern Virgina called (Wythe County) what is known as Austinville. On 6/8/1798 when Stephen was 4 years old the moved 40 miles west from the mississippi river that's when an amazing thing happend his dad recevied a sitio from the spanish government for the mining site of Mine a Breton.When Stephen was 11 years old his family sent him to be educated soon he became older his dad died so he took over he soon became one of the greatest empresario.

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