Irvin Young

10 June 1879–
New Hamburg, Delaware Township, Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Irvin

When Irvin Young was born on 10 June 1879, in New Hamburg, Delaware Township, Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Reuben F. Young, was 37 and his mother, Harriet Kemmerer, was 40. He married Elizabeth M Haldeman on 25 August 1920, in Mahoning, Ohio, United States. He lived in Delaware Township, Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio, United States in 1920.

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Irvin Young
Freda Schaffer
Marriage: 8 June 1937

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    Freda Schaffer


8 June 1937
Lucas, Ohio, United States

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 26

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 31

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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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Sources (3)

  • Irvin F Young in household of J S Swartz, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Erren Young in household of Reuben Young, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Irvin F Young in household of Henry Young, "United States Census, 1880"

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