Mary Elizabeth Young

19 April 1908–1980 (Age 71)
Richmond, Madison, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

Mary Elizabeth Young was born on 19 April 1908, in Richmond, Madison, Kentucky, United States. She married Finley Smith in 1951, in Ohio, United States. She died in 1980, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Finley Smith
1909–1995
Mary Elizabeth Young
1908–1980
Marriage: 1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1951
Ohio, United States

World Events (3)

1912 · McCreary County Created

Age 4

Named after James B. McCreary a Confederate war hero and two time Governor of Kentucky McCreary County was created in 1912.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 18

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
1953 · Ohio state oficially admitted into the Union

Age 45

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a law recognizing that Ohio was admitted into the Union, since it had previously slipped through the cracks. The official date of admittance was agreed upon as March 1, 1803, ratified as of May 19, 1953.

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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