From Jamestown to Texas: A History of Some Early Pioneers of Austin County the Colonial Capitol of Texas

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iUniverse, 2002 - History - 572 pages
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They packed up their Bibles and left behind them a life that had been filled with turmoil, peril and oppression. The horizon ahead of them to the west, that new Promised Land of Stephen F. Austin called Texas, was their destination. T.H. Farenbach summed it up best in his book
 

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Contents

TRAILS WEST TO TEJAS
1
THE BELL BROTHERS COME
33
FROM SAN FELIPE TO BELLVILLE
61
REBECCA BELL MARRIES NEWITT
95
THE STEPHENSON FAMILY ARRIVES
123
THE GRIMES FAMILY FROM
201
THE CUMMINGS FAMILY
251
BENJAMIN GRANVILLE AN ENGLISH
267
THE HOFFMAN SMITH FAMILIES
313
THE HAEDGE AND MEISCHEN
405
THE AUSTINS AND THE BARRETTS
427
OUR ROOTS RUN DEEP
491
Endnotes
503
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