Mary Jane Theresa Young

24 May 1879–1931 (Age 51)
Hunslet, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary Jane Theresa

When Mary Jane Theresa Young was born on 24 May 1879, in Hunslet, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Henry Young, was 38 and her mother, Mary Hannah Poulter, was 37. She married Alfred Morris on 1 August 1898, in Holbeck, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Holbeck, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in 1931, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Morris
Mary Jane Theresa Young
Marriage: 1 August 1898
Alfred Morris
Harry Morris
Jenny Morris

Spouse and Children

1 August 1898
Holbeck, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings



World Events (7)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 1

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 5

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 25

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

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)

  • Mary J Teresa Young in household of John Poulter, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Mary Jane Young in household of James Henry Young, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Mary J L Morris (Mary J. T. Morris in image) in household of husband Alfred Morris, no children present, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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