Harriet Young

10 November 1840–10 February 1915 (Age 74)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Young was born on 10 November 1840, in Missouri, United States, her father, David Young, was 41 and her mother, Ann ( Nancy) Strode, was 37. She married Benjamin Franklin Blanton on 29 June 1858, in Monroe, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Perche Township, Boone, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Jackson Township, Monroe, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. She died on 10 February 1915, in Paris, Monroe, Missouri, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Franklin Blanton
1838–1923
Harriet Young
1840–1915
Marriage: 29 June 1858
Martha Ann Blanton
1859–1939
Frances Blanton
1859–
Kate Blanton
1861–1939
Charles Lee Blanton
1863–1948
Lilly M Blanton
1865–1947
David Edgar Blanton
1867–1939
Benjamin Blanten
1869–
H. Jack Blanton
1869–1955
Pearl Blanton
1872–1922
Anderson Blanton
1874–1957
Margaret Blanton
1878–1907
Benjamin Franklin Blanton
1879–1955
Blanton
1881–1881

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 June 1858
Monroe, Missouri, United States
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Mary Ann Young

    Female1825–Female

    James Harrison Young

    Male1830–1908Male

    John F. Young

    Male1832–Male

    Martha Young

    Female1833–Female

    Edward Constant Young

    Male1834–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 20

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: Iung, or geong, young, tender

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Harriet Blanton in household of Benj F Blanton, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Harriett Blanton in household of Benj F Blanton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Harriette Blanton in household of Benjamin F Blanton, "United States Census, 1910"

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