Nine generations prior to me John Locke Herrick.

William Austin 

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Father: Bill Austin (famed Indian Scout)

Spouse: Tecumapease (Indian Princess)

  • Sex: M

William was carried into captivity by the Indians when a small boy. He remained with them until he became a man and married a sister of the celebrated Chief Tecumseh. After his marriage he left the tribe and settled in Bath, Maine where his daughter Mercy was born. The family moved to Monmoth about 1789. (Ruth Weymouth Family Genealogy)