Darius Nutter Young

3 July 1845–
Nova Scotia, British Colonial America

The Life of Darius Nutter

When Darius Nutter Young was born on 3 July 1845, in Nova Scotia, British Colonial America, his father, Thomas Young, was 37 and his mother, Louisa Durland, was 40.

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Thomas Young
Louisa Durland
Mary E. Young
Nicolas C. Young
Robert Hill Young
Stephen Campbell Young
Henrietta Young
Abraham Young
Elizabeth Young
Darius Nutter Young
Thomas Millidge Young
Elizabeth Young

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World Events (6)

1848 · Self-Governing

Age 3

In 1848, Nova Scotia became the first self-governing colony in the British Empire.

Age 24

1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 64

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

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 (2)

  • Darius Nutter Young, "Canada, Nova Scotia Church Records, 1720-2001"
  • Darius Nutter Young, "Nova Scotia, Births and Baptisms, 1702-1896"

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