Elizabeth Young

5 June 1870–
South Darley, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Young was christened on 5 June 1870, in South Darley, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Young, was 38 and her mother, Hannah Sheldon, was 37. She lived in Snitterton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Matlock, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881.

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John Young
Hannah Sheldon
John Young
William Young
Alice Young
Martha Young
Mary Young
William Lowe Young
Benjamin Woodwiss Young
Francis Young
Joseph Young
Elizabeth Young
Sarah Young

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

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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  • Elizabeth Young in household of John Young, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Elizabeth Young in household of John Young, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Elizabeth Young, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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