Daniel Young

13 December 1761–30 September 1850 (Age 88)
Albany, New York, United States

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Young was born on 13 December 1761, in Albany, New York, United States, his father, Heinrich Young, was 25 and his mother, Marytje Litcher, was 18. He married Dorcas Conger on 2 March 1790, in Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 30 September 1850, in East Lake, Athol, Prince Edward, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 88, and was buried in Cherry Valley, Prince Edward, Prince Edward, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Young
1761–1850
Dorcas Conger
1767–1846
Marriage: 2 March 1790
Guy Henry Young
1791–
David Conger Young
1793–1828
William Young
1795–1849
Rachel Wilson Young
1798–1893
John Conger Young
1800–1884
Gloriana Young
1802–1876
Rosanna Young
1804–1882
Lydia
1807–
Daniel Young
1807–1891
Dorcas Young
1810–
John H Young
1812–
Polly Young
1817–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 March 1790
Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada
children

(12)

    Guy Henry Young

    Male1791–Male

    David Conger Young

    Male1793–1828Male

    William Young

    Male1795–1849Male

    Rachel Wilson Young

    Female1798–1893Female

    John Conger Young

    Male1800–1884Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Heinrich Young

    Male1736–1820Male

    Female1743–1808Female

siblings

(12)

    Male1761–1850Male

    Female1763–1845Female

    Henry Young Jr.

    Male1768–1812Male

    Female1770–1850Female

    Catharine Young

    Female1773–1853Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 15

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 15

New York is the 11th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 25

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

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 (2)

  • Daniel Young in entry for David Young and Ann Johnson, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
  • Daniel Young, "Find A Grave Index"

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