Stephen F. Austin and 297 grantees founded Austin’s Colony outside of Houston (known as the “Old 300”).
Title to land on the Brazos River in Fort Bend County given to William T. Austin, relative of Stephen F. Austin.
Thomas Barnett and Nancy Spencer, (a widow of the Old 300), plant roots in what is now Richmond, TX.
Lottie Bell Dyer Moore (daughter of Thomas and Nancy) inherits 12,000 acres, part of which includes what will become Austin Point.
Austin Point receives second water permit ever given by what is today CenterPoint Energy.
Hilmar Moore elected mayor of Richmond, Texas.
The Moore House becomes Texas Historic Landmark.
Hilmar Moore passes away in office as the longest serving mayor in Texas, serving 30 terms over 60 years.
The Signorelli Company purchases the 4,700-acre Austin Point land in December 2019.
The Signorelli Company begins planning and development for the creation of Austin Point.
Builders break ground on the first homes and the next generation of Austin Point begins.
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