Daniel Parks Young

31 January 1808–9 January 1890 (Age 81)
Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Daniel Parks

When Daniel Parks Young was born on 31 January 1808, in Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States, his father, David Young, was 26 and his mother, Sarah Parks, was 22. He married Martha Angeline Ford on 21 October 1832, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Mission San Jose de Guadalupe, Alameda, California, United States in 1867 and Fayette Township, Decatur, Iowa, United States for about 5 years. He died on 9 January 1890, in Lamoni, Decatur, Iowa, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Lamoni, Decatur, Iowa, United States.

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Daniel Parks Young
Martha Angeline Ford
Marriage: 21 October 1832
Cecilia Ambrozette Young
John Gerwin Young
Ansel Bacon Young
Delmar Elijah Young
Francis Delason Young
Altron Young
Chloe Amelia Young
Daniel Ranson Young
Byron Young
Alburn Barton Young
David Deloss Young
Martha Elenora Young

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  • Marriage
    21 October 1832New York, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1810 · Change of capital city
    Age 2
    Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 22
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    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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    Sources (37)

    • David Young, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Daniel P Young in entry for Chloe Amelia Robinson, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"
    • Danl P Young, "United States Census, 1860"

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