Jacob Edward Young

1725–21 December 1781 (Age 56)
Jones, Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Jacob Edward

When Jacob Edward Young was born in 1725, in Jones, Frederick, Maryland, United States, his father, Joseph Young, was 45 and his mother, Katherine Currier, was 29. He married Eleanor Tully in 1745, in Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 21 December 1781, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Edward Young
1725–1781
Eleanor Tully
1715–1808
Marriage: 1745
Ann Young
1746–
John Tully Young
1747–
Edward Tully " Jolley" Young
1749–
Joseph Young
1753–
Rebecca Young
1762–1809
Eleanor Young
Mary Young
Jacob Tully Young Jr
1750–1816
Michael Young
1757–1818
Grace Young
1761–
Sarah Young
1763–
Catherine Young
1767–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1745
Maryland, United States
children

(12)

    Female1746–Female

    John Tully Young

    Male1747–Male

    Edward Tully " Jolley" Young

    Male1749–Male

    Male1750–1816Male

    Joseph Young

    Male1753–Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (4)

1729

Age 4

Historical Boundaries - 1729: Baltimore, Maryland Colony, British Colonial America; 1776: Baltimore, Maryland, United States; 1851: *Baltimore City, Maryland, United States. *Became Independent City from Baltimore County.
1748

Age 23

Historical Boundaries - 1748: Frederick, Maryland Colony, British Colonial America; 1776: Frederick, Maryland, United States
1776

Age 51

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Jacob Young, "United States Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Applications, 1800-1900"

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