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Captain John Austen

Captain John Austen


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  • Name John Austen  [1
    Title Captain 
    Gender Male 
    Bequest 20 Jun 1789  [1
    In his father, Francis Austen's will 
    • He was left £12,000 and any debts he might owe his father at the time of his death were cleared.
    Person ID I7474  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Francis Austen,   c. 15 Mar 1697/98, Horsmonden, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1791  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Chadwick 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1758  [2, 3
    Marriage License 18 Aug 1758  Faculty Office of the Archbishop of Canterbury, Doctors Commons, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F1879  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [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.

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

    3. [S337] Index to Marriage Licence Allegations, Faculty Office 1701-1850, (www.britishorigins.com;), marriage licence of Francis Austen and Jane Lennard, 18 Aug 1758 (Reliability: 2).