Arthusa Marie Young

25 March 1839–18 April 1903 (Age 64)
Sutton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States

The Life of Arthusa Marie

When Arthusa Marie Young was born on 25 March 1839, in Sutton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States, her father, Loren Whiting Young, was 35 and her mother, Betsey Harvey, was 24. She married Marshall Clifford on 21 March 1855, in Danville, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Danville, Caledonia, Vermont, United States for about 10 years. She died on 18 April 1903, in Craftsbury, Orleans, Vermont, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in St. Johnsbury, Caledonia, Vermont, United States.

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Marshall Clifford
Arthusa Marie Young
Marriage: 21 March 1855
Herbert Clifford
Murray Eugene Clifford
Nellie Moriah Clifford
Loren U. Clifford
Jennie Emma Clifford
Carl O. Clifford
Guy O. Clifford
Lucy Bertha Clifford
Ray Clefford

Spouse and Children

21 March 1855
Danville, Caledonia, Vermont, United States


    Herbert Clifford


    Murray Eugene Clifford


    Nellie Moriah Clifford


    Loren U. Clifford




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World Events (7)


Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 25

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.

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)

  • Arthusa Clifford in household of Marshall Clifford, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Arthusa Clifford in household of Marshall Clifford, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Arthusa Clifford in household of Marshall Clifford, "United States Census, 1880"

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