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Revd George Austen

Revd George Austen

Male 1731 - 1805  (~ 73 years)

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  • Name George Austen  [1, 2, 3
    Title Revd 
    Christened 12 May 1731  Tonbridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Education Between 1741 and 1747  Tonbridge School, Tonbridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Bequest 20 Jun 1789  [3
    In his uncle, Francis Austen's will 
    • He was left £500 and any debts he might owe his uncle at the time of his death were cleared.
    Buried 26 Jan 1805  St Swithun, Walcot, Bath, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I6474  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father William Austen,   c. 18 Feb 1700/01, Horsmonden, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1737  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Rebecca Hampson,   d. Abt 1732 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1727  [1
    Family ID F1896  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cassandra Leigh,   b. 1739,   d. 1827  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 26 Apr 1764  St Swithun, Walcot, Bath, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. James Austen,   c. 13 Feb 1765, Deane, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1819  (Age ~ 54 years)  [natural]
     2. George Austen,   c. 26 Aug 1766, Deane, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1838, Monk Sherborne, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)  [natural]
    +3. Edward Austen,   c. 7 Oct 1767, Deane, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1852, Godmersham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)  [natural]
     4. Henry Thomas Austen,   c. 8 Jul 1771, Steventon, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Cassandra Elizabeth Austen,   b. 1773, Steventon, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Francis William Austen,   c. 25 Apr 1774, Steventon, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Jane Austen,   b. 16 Dec 1775, Rectory, Steventon, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1817, College Street, Winchester, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
     8. Charles John Austen,   b. 1779, Steventon, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S301] Jane Austen: a family record, Deirdre Le Faye, (Cambridge University Press, 2004;), p.3 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), baptism of Geo Austen, son of Wm Austen & Rebec, 12 May 1731, Tonbridge, Kent (extracted from registers) (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S429] Will, Francis Austen, (written on 20 June 1789, with a codicil dated 2 December 1790, and proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury on 6 July 1791, registered copy;), PROB 11/1206.

    4. [S1] A goodly heritage: a history of Jane Austen's family, George Holbert Tucker, (Carcanet New Press, Manchester, 1983;), p.36 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S301] Jane Austen: a family record, Deirdre Le Faye, (Cambridge University Press, 2004;), p.12 (Reliability: 2).