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Private Jacob Young

Birthplace: Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Colonial America
Death: August 24, 1836 (71-72)
Tampico, Jackson County, Indiana, United States
Place of Burial: Tampico, Jackson County, Indiana, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Johann "John" George Young, Sr; Johnan (John) George Young, Sr.; John George Young; Ann Young and Ann Young
Husband of Rachel Young; Catherine Young and Rachel Young
Father of Rachel Winningham; Martha Emily Young; Hettie Powell; John Landis Young; Elizabeth Betsy Hobbs and 9 others
Brother of Mary Biggerstaff; Andrew S. Young, Sr.; Martin M. Young, Sr.; Jane Dabney; Elizabeth Bowers and 3 others

Occupation: Farmer, Military
Managed by: Eric Charles Shotwell
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About Private Jacob Young

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DAR A 130012, Pvt. Cavalry; Trumpeter, NC

Jacob Young (son of John Young) was born 1764 in Mecklenburg Co. NC, and died September 12, 1836 in Tampico Jackson Co. In. He married Rachel Goodnight on December 16, 1792 in Mercer Co. Ky, daughter of Hans Goodnight and Mary Landis.

Notes for Jacob Young: Descendants of Jacob Young of Shelby Co. Ky: including President Harry S Truman,Davis,Elsie Jean Spry, 1923-.

Jacob was born 1764 in Mecklenburg Co. North Carolina. He served as a soldier in the Revolutionary War. Married Rachel Goodnight They had 13 children Rachel died in 1828 Jacob then married Catherine 1832 in Shelby Co., KY. They had two children.

Birth: 1764 Mecklenburg County North Carolina, USA Death: Aug. 24, 1836

Jacob was the son of John and Ann Young

  • *John was b. 1740 in Germany

Married 1st wife: Rachel Goodnight in Mercer County KY; 2nd wife was Catherine m 1832 in Shelby Co. KY

Jacob and Rachel were the parents of: Mary Landis Polly Young b. 12/26/1793; N. Young. b. 1794; John Landis Young b. 4/8/1795; Jackson Young b. 1796; Elizabeth Young b. 3/11/1798; Michael Goodnight Young b. 4/4/1800; Rachel Ann Young b. 1801; Sarah Goodnight Young. b. 2/4/1804; Juliet Young b. 11/10/1807; Daughter b. 1810; William Henry Harrison Young. b. 11/23/1812; Solomon Young. b. 4/24/1815; Susan W Young b. abt 1817; and Andrew Jackson Young b. 1819.

Children with Catherine: Martha Emily Young b. 1832; and Hetty Young b. 1835.

Jacob and Rachel are the Great Grandparents of President Harry s. Truman. Their son Solomon Young. is President Truman's grandfather. Solomon's daughter Martha Young Truman was President Truman's Mother.

Husband of Rachael Goodnight Young

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Private Jacob Young's Timeline

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Colonial America
Randolph County, North Carolina, USA
September 9, 1795
Mercer County, Kentucky, United States
Shelby County, Kentucky, United States
December 26, 1799
Mecklenburg, NC, United States
April 4, 1800
Perry County, KY, United States
February 4, 1804
Shelby, KY, United States