Stephen F. Austin
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Stephen F. Austin

American empresario, founder of Texas, namesake of Austin, Texas

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Stephen Fuller Austin was an American empresario. Known as the "Father of Texas", and the founder of Texas, he led the second, and ultimately, the successful colonization of the region by bringing 300 families from the United States to the region in 1825.

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Transylvania University
Transylvania University

Private university in Lexington, Kentucky, United States

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