Brigham Lawrence Young

28 May 1849–17 February 1924 (Age 74)
Buffalo Valley, Putnam, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Brigham Lawrence

When Brigham Lawrence Young was born on 28 May 1849, in Buffalo Valley, Putnam, Tennessee, United States, his father, Adolphia Young, was 33 and his mother, Rhoda Byrne Jared, was 28. He married Ida Francel Lewis on 30 August 1875, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860. In 1924, at the age of 74, his occupation is listed as farmer at time of decease in Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States. He died on 17 February 1924, in Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States.

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Brigham Lawrence Young
Ida Francel Lewis
Marriage: 30 August 1875
Alice May Young
Howard Brigham Young
Annie Maud Young
Ida Young
James Adolphia Young
Robert Duke Young
Ray Byrne Young
Emily Francel Young

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  • Marriage
    30 August 1875Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1862 · Battle of Shiloh
    Age 13
    The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, and northern Irish: nickname from Middle English yong ‘young’ (Old English geong), used to distinguish a younger man from an older man bearing the same personal name (typically, father and son). In Middle English this name is often found with the Anglo-Norman French definite article, for example Robert le Yunge. In Gaelic-speaking areas of Scotland this was widely used as an English equivalent of the Gaelic nickname Og ‘young’; see Ogg . This surname is also very common among African Americans.Americanized form (translation into English) of various European surnames meaning ‘young’ or similar, notably German Jung , Dutch Jong and De Jong , and French Lejeune and Lajeunesse .Americanized form of Swedish Ljung: topographic or an ornamental name from ljung ‘(field of) heather’, or a habitational name from a placename containing this word, e.g. Ljungby.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Eleanor McAllister Hall, written by Charles M. Hall

    Eleanor McAllister Hall 24 May 1910 – 17 November 2000 By CHARLES M. HALL November 2008 TABLE OF CONTENTS Page numbers (3)Prologue (4)Period I 1910 – 1926 Home in Kanab (4)Period II 1927 – …

    Sources (26)

    • Brigham Young in household of Mary Yesing, "United States Census, 1860"
    • B L Young in entry for Alfred Judge and Millie Young Rose, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Brigham L Young in entry for Howard Brigham Young, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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