Sarah Young

1801–1884 (Age 83)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Sarah

Sarah Young was born in 1801, in North Carolina, United States as the daughter of Moses Young and Jane McChesney. She married Jarrett Mitchell on 5 January 1817, in Christian, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870. She died in 1884, in Trigg, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Jarrett Mitchell
1798–1846
Sarah Young
1801–1884
Marriage: 5 January 1817
James Mitchell
1820–1886
William Mitchell
1822–
David D. Mitchell
1824–1874
Benjamin Mitchell
1829–1880
Dennis Mitchell
1831–1860
Caroline Mitchell
1831–
Elias Mitchell
1837–1905
Martha Mitchell
1839–1887
Sarah Mitchell
1840–1905
Lucinda Mitchell
1843–
Jarrett Mitchell
1846–1885

Spouse and Children

    Jarrett Mitchell

    Male1798–1846Male

    Female1801–1884Female

MARRIAGE
5 January 1817
Christian, Kentucky, United States
children

(11)

    James Mitchell

    Male1820–1886Male

    William Mitchell

    Male1822–Male

    David D. Mitchell

    Male1824–1874Male

    Benjamin Mitchell

    Male1829–1880Male

    Dennis Mitchell

    Male1831–1860Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Moses Young

    MaleMale

    Jane McChesney

    Female1775–1850Female

siblings

(2)

    Female1801–1884Female

    W J Young

    Male1830–Male

World Events (8)

1801 · Cane Ridge Revival

Age 0

The Cane Ridge Revival took place for six days in Cane Ridge, Kentucky. From August 6, 1801- August 12 or 13, 1801, around 20 thousand people gathered together for what was called the Second Great Awakening.
1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 24

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and northern Irish: distinguishing name (Middle English yunge, yonge ‘young’), for the younger of two bearers of the same personal name, usually distinguishing a younger brother or a son. In Middle English this name is often found with the Anglo-Norman French definite article, for example Robert le Yunge.2 Americanization of a cognate, equivalent, or like-sounding surname in some other language, notably German Jung and Junk, Dutch ( De ) Jong(H) and Jong , and French Lejeune and Lajeunesse .3 assimilated form of French Dion or Guyon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Mitchell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah Mitchell in household of Jarrett Mitchell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Salley Young, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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