When Mary A. Young was born about 1849, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Green F Young, was 42 and her mother, Ann S. Simmons, was 34. She lived in Shawswick, Lawrence, Indiana, United States in 1850.
According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1851 · Constitution of 1851
Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1892 · The Radio is invented
Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
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 .