| Stephen F. Austin |

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| "The Father of Texas" |

Stephen was born on November 3, 1793, in Austinville, Virginia. He took over his father’s colonization of the Tejas region of Mexico. Austin was met with opposition from the newly independent Mexican government, but hoped to work things out within that system. When the Texas Revolution broke out, he was forced to support Texas’s independence.

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