Mary Virginia Young

6 March 1888–20 December 1978 (Age 90)
Callaway, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mary Virginia

When Mary Virginia Young was born on 6 March 1888, in Callaway, Missouri, United States, her father, Aquilla Tipton Young, was 39 and her mother, Mary Catherine Hoffman, was 34. She married Frank Leon Herren on 15 June 1911, in Los Angeles, California, United States. She lived in Fresno, Fresno, California, United States in 1930. She died on 20 December 1978, in Callaway, Missouri, United States, at the age of 90.

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Frank Leon Herren
Mary Virginia Young
Marriage: 15 June 1911

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15 June 1911
Los Angeles, California, United States

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 16

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 24

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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)

  • Virgina Heren in household of Frank L Heren, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Virginia Young, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Mary Virginia Young, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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