David Young

1858–
Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of David

When David Young was born in 1858, in Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, David Young, was 38 and his mother, Margaret Connor, was 40. He had at least 1 daughter. He lived in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

David Young
1820–1892
Margaret Connor
1818–1890
Janet Young
1846–1878
James Young
1848–1926
Margaret Young
1853–1929
Charles Young
1852–
David Young
1858–

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World Events (8)

1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 10

The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.
1884

Age 26

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1890 · Opening of the Forth Railway Bridge.

Age 32

The Forth Bridge is a railway bridge across the Firth of Forth river in the east of Scotland, 9 miles west of Edinburgh City Center. It is considered as a symbol of Scotland and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was opened on 4 March and was the longest single cantilever bridge span in the world until 1919. It is still in operation.

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)

  • David Young in household of David Young, "Scotland Census, 1861"
  • David Young in household of David Young, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • David Young, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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