Gertrude Young

August 1898–
Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States

The Life of Gertrude

When Gertrude Young was born in August 1898, in Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States, her father, Hiram D Young, was 39 and her mother, Emma E Harlan, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Hiram D Young
1859–1934
Emma E Harlan
1861–1902
May M Young
1883–
Lee Aurie Young
1886–1956
Ray Ylo Young
1888–1957
Harlan Young
1890–
George Lawrence Young
1893–1961
Gertrude Young
1898–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · City Hall Built

Age 3

The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.
1929

Age 31

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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 (1)

  • Gertrude Young in household of Hiram Young, "United States Census, 1900"

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