Stephen F. Austin

Founder of Austin

Stephen F. Austin

Stephen .F Austin was known as the farther of Texas,he led the second,and ultimately successful,colonization of the reigion by bringing 300 families from the United States of the reigion in 1825 . In addition,he worked with the Mexican government to support immigration from the United States

Schools back then

Numerous places and institutions are named in his honor including the capital of Texas,Austin in Travis county,Austin Bayou,Stephen.F Austin state university in Nacogdoches,Austin college in sherman , and an number of k-12 schools