Colleen Agnes Young

9 September 1930–18 February 1985 (Age 54)
Coaldale, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Colleen Agnes

When Colleen Agnes Young was born on 9 September 1930, in Coaldale, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Mervin Young, was 24 and her mother, Gertrude Marie Bolinger, was 22. She married Junior Earl Hanks on 9 March 1948, in Everett, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Broad Top Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 18 February 1985, in Windber, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Morrison Cove, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Junior Earl Hanks
1926–2015
Colleen Agnes Young
1930–1985
Marriage: 9 March 1948
Earl Jason Hanks
1950–2014

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 March 1948
Everett, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(1)

    Earl Jason Hanks

    Male1950–2014Male

Parents and Siblings

    Mervin Young

    Male1905–1986Male

    Gertrude Marie Bolinger

    Female1907–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1931

Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1932

Age 2

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 15

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

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)

  • Colleen A Young in household of Mervin Young, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Colleen Young in entry for David Timothy Rankin and Carol June Hanks, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
  • Colleen Young in entry for Earl Jason Hanks and Kathryn Darlene Steele, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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