Empresario Time Line

  • Moses Austin Dies

    Moses had a last request for Stephen to prosecute the enterprise he commenced.He died while at home with the company of his daughter Emily
  • San Felipe

    San Felipe was the capital of Austin’s colony. The town was in the center of the colony, which sat on high bluff (good for defense), and a river below which supplied water.
  • Bastrop

    Located near Comanche grounds, which resulted in attacks. Because, of the isolation the colony grew slowly .In 1830 just one bachelor and two families lived in Bastrop