Harriet Young

1843–Female
Yeovil, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Young was born in 1843, in Yeovil, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Young, was 28 and her mother, Eliza Bragg, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Young
1815–1872
Eliza Bragg
1813–
Sarah Young
1838–
Mary Ann Young
1845–
SAMUEL YOUNG
1839–1914
Eliza Young
1841–1901
Harriet Young
1843–
Ellen Young
1848–
Charles Young
1851–
Joseph Henry Young
1852–1925
William Young
1854–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1815–1872Male

    Eliza Bragg

    Female1813–Female

siblings

(9)

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World Events (8)

1843

Age 0

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 11

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 37

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

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)

  • Harriett Young in household of Samuel Young, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Harriet Young in household of Samuel Young, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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