Arthur Henry Young

25 February 1868–7 November 1922 (Age 54)
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

The Life of Arthur Henry

When Arthur Henry Young was born on 25 February 1868, in Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand, his father, Francis Young, was 34 and his mother, Helen Mary Ann Gundry, was 20. He married Bridget Florence O'DEA on 4 December 1903, in Whangarei, North Island, New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 7 November 1922, in Taheke, Auckland, New Zealand, at the age of 54, and was buried in Auckland, New Zealand.

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Arthur Henry Young
Bridget Florence O'DEA
Marriage: 4 December 1903
Grace Elizabeth Young
Ernest Patrick Young
Edith Patricia Young
Gladys Young
Malcolm Charles Young

Spouse and Children

4 December 1903
Whangarei, North Island, New Zealand


    Grace Elizabeth Young


    Ernest Patrick Young


    Edith Patricia Young


    Gladys Young


    Malcolm Charles Young


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World Events (5)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 19

Tongariro National Park was the sixth national park established in the world and the first in New Zealand. In the center of the park there lies three active volcanic mountains (Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro). it is home to the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing day hike and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site for all its natural values.

Age 25

New Zealand becomes world's first country to give women the vote.

Age 39

The country becomes a dominion, or self-governing community, within the British empire.

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 .

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

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  • Arthur Henry Young, "New Zealand, Civil Records Indexes, 1800-1966"

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