Abraham Young

1821–1879 (Age 58)
Granville Township, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Young was born in 1821, in Granville Township, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Abraham Young, was 37 and his mother, Hannah Wade, was 40. He married Jane Young on 2 October 1845, in Granville Township, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1869. He died on 25 February 1879, in Granville Township, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 58, and was buried in Belleisle, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Young
1821–1879
Jane Young
1827–1867
Marriage: 2 October 1845
Seth L. Young
1846–1865
Hiram Young
1847–1916
Priscilla A. Young
1848–1937
Maria Young
1850–1921
Cynthia Jane Young
1851–1902
Abram Young
1853–1933
Job Leonard Young
1856–
George B Young
1857–
Collingwood or Colin W. Young
1859–1916
Malvenia E. Young
1861–1863
Howard Douglas Young
1862–1939
Catharine Troop Young
1863–
Calvin Troop Young
1866–1867

Spouse and Children

    Male1821–1879Male

    Jane Young

    Female1827–1867Female

MARRIAGE
2 October 1845
Granville Township, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada
children

(13)

    Seth L. Young

    Male1846–1865Male

    Hiram Young

    Male1847–1916Male

    Priscilla A. Young

    Female1848–1937Female

    Female1850–1921Female

    Cynthia Jane Young

    Female1851–1902Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (1)

1871

Age 50

British Columbia joins the confederation.

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)

  • Abram Young in household of Job L Young, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Abraham in entry for Calvin Young, "Canada, Nova Scotia Church Records, 1720-2001"
  • Abraham Young in entry for Abner P Neily, "Canada, Nova Scotia Marriages, 1864-1918"

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