Donald Daniel Young

4 July 1856–
Bentinck, Grey, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Donald Daniel

When Donald Daniel Young was born on 4 July 1856, in Bentinck, Grey, Ontario, Canada, his father, John Archibald Young, was 26 and his mother, Margaret McIntyre, was 21. He had at least 6 sons and 4 daughters with Ann Jane Fernell. He lived in Souris, Manitoba, Canada in 1906 and Saskatchewan, Canada in 1911.

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Donald Daniel Young
Ann Jane Fernell
Margaret Young
Eliza Jane Young
Jesse Ellen Alice Young
John Young
Herbert Arthur Young
William B Young
John James Young
Stanley Melbourne Young
Elmer Russell Young
Lauretta Bell Young

Spouse and Children



    Margaret Young


    Eliza Jane Young



    John Young


    Herbert Arthur Young


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World Events (7)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 11

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 13

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 50

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

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)

  • Donald Young, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Donald Young, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Donald Young in entry for Jesse Young, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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