Minnie Elizabeth Young

20 August 1922–28 June 1996 (Age 73)
Big Lick, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

The Life of Minnie Elizabeth

Minnie Elizabeth Young was born on 20 August 1922, in Big Lick, Roanoke, Virginia, United States as the daughter of Young, Charles Oscar and Akers, Mary Elisa. She married George Wesley Scott on 6 October 1941, in Greensboro, Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 28 June 1996, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

George Wesley Scott
1921–2002
Minnie Elizabeth Young
1922–1996
Marriage: 6 October 1941
Brenda Sue Scott
1946–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 October 1941
Greensboro, Guilford, North Carolina, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

    Young, Charles Oscar

    MaleMale

    Akers, Mary Elisa

    FemaleFemale

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 19

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 20

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

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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