Greta E Young

24 August 1933–1996 (Age 62)
Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Greta E

When Greta E Young was born on 24 August 1933, in Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, Alfred George Youngs, was 42 and her mother, Winifred Ellen Monk, was 32. She died in 1996, at the age of 63.

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John Butcher
1930–1995
Greta E Young
1933–1996

Spouse and Children

    John Butcher

    Male1930–1995Male

    Female1933–1996Female

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World Events (8)

1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 6

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.
1940

Age 7

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.
1953

Age 20

Queen Elizabeth II crowned at a coronation ceremony in Westminster Abbey in London.

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)

  • Young, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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