William Singleton Young, US Congress

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William Singleton Young

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Birthplace: near Bardstown, Kentucky
Death: Died in Elizabethtown, KY
Place of Burial: Elizabethtown City Cemetery Elizabethtown Hardin County Kentucky
Immediate Family:

Son of John Young and Elizabeth Young
Brother of Elizabeth Brown and Bryan Rust Young

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William Singleton Young (April 10, 1790 - September 20, 1827) was a U.S. Representative from Kentucky, brother of Bryan Rust Young and uncle of John Young Brown.


Biography


Young was born near Bardstown, Kentucky. Although he initially studied medicine with a Dr. Bemiss, of Bloomfield, he graduated from the University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, with a law degree. He commenced practice in Bloomfield, Kentucky, and continued in this after moving to Elizabethtown, Kentucky, in 1814.


Young was elected to the Nineteenth Congress. He was reelected to the Twentieth Congress and served from March 4, 1825, until his death in Elizabethtown, on September 20, 1827, before the assembling of the Twentieth Congress. He was interred in Elizabethtown Cemetery.

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William Singleton Young, US Congress's Timeline

1790
1790
near Bardstown, Kentucky
1827
1827
Age 37
Elizabethtown, KY
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Elizabethtown City Cemetery Elizabethtown Hardin County Kentucky