Edward Young

12 July 1877–
Twillingate Islands, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

The Life of Edward

When Edward Young was born on 12 July 1877, in Twillingate Islands, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, his father, Frederick M. Young, was 29 and his mother, Tamar Loyte or Light, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Frederick M. Young
1848–1915
Tamar Loyte or Light
1850–1921
Titus Young
1872–
Lewis Young
1875–
Edward Young
1877–1957
Edward Young
1877–
Jessie Young
1879–
Frank Young
1881–
Pearce Young
1884–
Dulcie Young
1890–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (1)

1982

Age 105

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

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)

  • Edward Young, "Newfoundland Vital Statistics, 1753-1893"

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