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  • Abigail Young (1629 - 1692)
    Daughter of Henry and niece of John Howland of the "Mayflower.". Abigail Howland married John Young on Dec 16, 1648 in Plymouth Colony. John was born in England in 1624 (according to Pratt Records ...
  • Abigail Hall Young (1790 - 1849)
    Abigail Harback Hall Young was born on September 20 1790 in Sutton, Massachusetts the daughter of Thomas and Catherine Bemis Harback. She married (1) John Hall about 1811 and had by him about 9 child...
  • Abigail Jerusha Works Young (1781 - 1846)
    Abigail Marks was born on 6 Nov 1781 in Wilmington, Vermont. She died on 15 Jul 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois. She is the daughter of Joseph Marks and Mariam. She married first Asa Works. Their...
  • Abigail Freeman (1688 - 1781)
  • Abigail Young (1756 - 1827)

About the Young surname

The Young surname is derived from the Old English word geong, meaning young. This surname was used as a descriptive name to distinguish father from son or the younger of two relatives with the same first name, similar to the usage of Junior.

Young is the 19th most common surname in Scotland, the 31st in the United States.