Jane Elizabeth Young

14 August 1854–7 December 1870 (Age 16)
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Jane Elizabeth

When Jane Elizabeth Young was born on 14 August 1854, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, John Young, was 31 and her mother, Jane Young, was 19. She lived in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. She died on 7 December 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States, at the age of 16, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States.

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John Young
Jane Young
Jane Elizabeth Young
John Young Jr

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World Events (7)

1857 · Police (Scotland) Act 1857
Age 3
The Police Act 1857 was an Act put into place by Parliament to establish a mandatory police force in every county of Scotland.
1858 · Halle Orchestra Give First Performance
Age 4
The Hallé Orchestra named after Charles Hallé became a permanent orchestra when they played for the first time on January 30, 1858, in the Free Trade Hall. The orchestra fell on hard times in 1861 and performed only two concerts. From 1899-1911 Hans Richter directed the orchestra.
1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
Age 5
The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

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 (12)

  • Jane Young in household of John Young, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Jane Elizth Young, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"
  • Jane Elizabeth Young, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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