Nettie Young

August 1875–5 April 1930 (Age 54)
Minnesota, United States

The Life of Nettie

When Nettie Young was born in August 1875, in Minnesota, United States, her father, James William Young, was 21 and her mother, Harriet Jane Cronk, was 20. She married Sidney Huntley on 13 August 1893. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 2, Sedgwick, Colorado, United States in 1910 and Julesburg, Sedgwick, Colorado, United States for about 10 years. She died on 5 April 1930, at the age of 54, and was buried in Holyoke, Phillips, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sidney Huntley
Nettie Young
Marriage: 13 August 1893
Carl Sidney Huntley
Ruth Ella Huntley
Laura Pearl Huntley
Eulalia Grace Huntley
James Orville Huntley
Isabel Ethel Huntley

Spouse and Children

13 August 1893


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    James William Young


    Harriet Jane Cronk





    Mabel R Young


    Cameron James Young


    Blanche Ella Young



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 9

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 15

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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)

  • Nettie Huntley in household of Sidney Huntley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Kettie Huntley in household of Sidney Huntley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nettie Huntley in household of Sidney Huntley, "United States Census, 1930"

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