William Young

27 May 1764–10 June 1843 (Age 79)
Granville Centre, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of William

When William Young was born on 27 May 1764, in Granville Centre, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Job Young, was 25 and his mother, Hannah Barnes, was 19. He married Miriam Hannah Parker on 21 October 1790, in Granville Centre, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 8 daughters. He died on 10 June 1843, in Wilmot, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 79, and was buried in Granville Township, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William Young
1764–1843
Miriam Hannah Parker
1773–1841
Marriage: 21 October 1790
Susannah Young
1791–1830
Miriam Amelia Young
1792–1884
William Young
1794–1876
Edward Thorne Young
1796–1886
Job Young
1798–1854
Silas Young
1800–1801
Maria Young
1802–
Margaret Young
1805–
Hannah Lavenia Young
1807–1895
Sytira Young
1809–1872
Caroline Young
1811–1903
George Fox Young
1813–1889
Deborah Young
1815–1899
Thomas Elwood Young
1817–1911

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 October 1790
Granville Centre, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada
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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)

  • William Young in entry for William Young, "Nova Scotia Deaths, 1864-1877"
  • Wm Young in entry for William Young, "Nova Scotia Deaths, 1864-1877"
  • William in entry for Miriam Young, "Nova Scotia Births and Baptisms, 1702-1896"

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