(Young), Elizabeth

Birth Name (Young), Elizabeth
Gender female
Age at Death between 55 years, 1 day and 74 years, 11 months, 30 days

Narrative

Possible clues to Elizabeth's maiden name from DNA matches. A "John Lynn" is a neighbor of the Youngs along Renox Creek, Cumberland Co,, KY - but a John Lynn is also next to the Young's in Beverly Manor, Augusta Co, VA. A search on Lynn's there in our DNA matches finds dozens of descendants of Margaret Lynn, b.1693 Ireland d.1773 Bellafonte, Augusta, VA. She married a Lewis. Daughter Margaret Lynn Lewis married a Long, and their son Capt William Long moved to Cumberland Co, KY.

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth between 1766 and 1774      
Event Note

1810: 26-44
1820: 45+
1830: 40-49 ( might be a daughter or daughter-in-law)

Death between 1830 and 1840 Pike Co., IN    

Families

Family of Young, Thomas Jr and (Young), Elizabeth

Married Husband Young, Thomas Jr ( * before 1769 + 1848 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Census 1810 Jefferson, KY    
Census 1820 Madison, Pike, IN    
Event Note

Name: Thomas Young
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Madison, Pike, Indiana
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 18: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 2
Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over : 1

Census 1830 Clay, Pike, IN    
Event Note

Name: Thomas Young
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Clay, Pike, Indiana
Free White Persons - Males - 50 thru 59: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1

Census 1840 Pike Co., IN    
Event Note

Undoubtedly him as he is a neighbor of John Chambers, etc.
Name: Thomas Young
Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Pike, Indiana
Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 70 thru 79: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1

Marriage about 1790   late 1789 or early 1790  
Event Note

Based on age of his eldest son William.

  Narrative

from Jean Huffaker (norkie) public member tree on ancestry.com

They moved from Cumberland Co, KY to Jefferson Co, KY some time between 1808 and 1810. (Appearance in KY Tax Lists)

Name: Thomas Young
Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Jefferson, Kentucky
Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 1 Joshua
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 2 John, Jonathan
Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 1 William, Thomas?
Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 Thomas
Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 2 Mary, Emily
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1 Elizabeth
Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 1 Margaret
Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1 Elizabeth

In Pike Co, IN by 1820 census.

Name: Thomas Young
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Madison, Pike, Indiana
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 2 grandsons?
Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 18: 1 Joshua
Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 2 John, Jonathan
Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 Thomas
Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 1 granddaughters?
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1 Mary, Emily
Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 2 daughter-in-laws
Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over : 1 Elizabeth

No other Young's are neighbors in 1820 ; it's possible William and Thomas stayed in KY. The marriage of "Thomas Young" and Lucy Barbee in Shelby 1811 is a different line. The will does refer seperately to "William Young and Thomas Young".

Some claim this marriage: Thomas Young m. Elizabeth Hughes 18 Mar 1795 in Lincoln, KY not long after brother James Young married Sally Breeding there (5 counties away from Jefferson) but this couple is known to have ended up in Perry Co, KY,
http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/YOUNG/2010-06/1277344354

Thomas Young's will of 8 June, 1831 mentions wife Elizabeth, sons William, Thomas, Johnathan, John, and Joshua, daughters Elizabeth Scantlin, Mary Polk, Emily Whitehead. Grandchildren (children of daughter Margaret Chambers) Elizabeth Chambers and Andrew Benninger Chambers.
==> assume children listed by seniority.

3 sons ( 2 20-29, 1 30-39 ) are living in the Thomas Young household 1840 Clay, Pike, IN

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Young, Williambetween 1790 and 1791after 1831
Young, Margaret17921818
Young, Thomasabout 1794after 1831
Young, Elizabethabout 17951872-02-10
Young, Jonathanabout 17961881-01-19
Young, Johnbetween 1796 and 1800
Young, Joshua1802-09-161854-11-16
Young, Mary1806-03-00before 1837
Young, Emily1807-03-261870-05-00