Edna Lee Young

21 March 1882–4 September 1958 (Age 76)
Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Edna Lee

When Edna Lee Young was born on 21 March 1882, in Nebraska, United States, her father, Jacob W. Young, was 24 and her mother, Catherine Swihart, was 23. She married William Burton Starr on 28 March 1900, in Nemaha, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Hanford, Kings, California, United States in 1920 and Brock, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States in 1930. She died on 4 September 1958, at the age of 76, and was buried in Brock, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Burton Starr
1878–1902
Edna Lee Young
1882–1958
Marriage: 28 March 1900
Emma Fern Starr
1902–1976

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World Events (8)

1886
Age 4
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station
Age 9
Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1902 · So Much Farm Land
Age 20
A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

(1997: 160864;2007: 348987; 2010: 484447)English, Scottish, and northern Irish: nickname from Middle English yong ‘young’ (Old English geong), used to distinguish a younger man from an older man bearing the same personal name (typically, father and son). In Middle English this name is often found with the Anglo-Norman French definite article, for example Robert le Yunge. In Gaelic-speaking areas of Scotland this was widely used as an English equivalent of the Gaelic nickname Og ‘young’; see Ogg . This surname is also very common among African Americans.Americanized form (translation into English) of various European surnames meaning ‘young’ or similar, notably German Jung , Dutch Jong and De Jong , and French Lejeune and Lajeunesse .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Yongue
Youngs
Younger
Ogg
Younge

Sources (7)

  • Endna Young in household of Jacob Young, "Nebraska State Census, 1885"
  • Edna L Mills in household of Grant C Mills, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edna Lee Young Lockwood, "Find A Grave Index"

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