Carrie Lee Rives Young

April 1874–28 April 1949 (Age 75)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Carrie Lee

Carrie Lee Rives Young was born in April 1874, in Georgia, United States. She married William Young on 12 January 1899, in Lincoln, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Police Jury Ward 7, Lincoln, Louisiana, United States for about 20 years. She died on 28 April 1949, in Lincoln, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 75.

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William Young
Carrie Lee Rives Young
Marriage: 12 January 1899
James M Young
Susan J Young
William Minister Young
Webb F Young
Rosa Young

Spouse and Children

12 January 1899
Lincoln, Louisiana, United States


    James M Young


    Susan J Young



    Webb F Young


    Rosa Young


World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 19

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Rive a back-formation from Rivke ( see Rifkin ).2 French: topographic name for someone who lived on the bank of a river or the shore of a lake, Old French rive (Latin ripa).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Carrie Young in household of J Bill Young, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carey Young in household of Jerry B Young, "United States Census, 1910"

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