Elijah D. Young1

ID#3087, b. 15 March 1860, d. 7 November 1920
Father: Christopher E. Young
Mother: Rebecca Cooper

Birth date: 15 March 1860.2 It has also been reported that Elijah was born in August 1860.3
Birth place: Fish Creek, Marshall County, Virginia.2

Commonly known by his initials, E. D.4,5

Elijah married Jennie Alley, daughter of William Leaper Alley and Matilda Sibert, on 17 May 1888.1

Elijah died at age 60 from quinsey on 7 November 1920 at Glen Easton, Marshall County, West Virginia. Also spelled as "quinsy" or "quincy", it is usually a complication of tonsillitis in which an abscess spreads a bacterial infection around the tonsils.5
Family Line(s):
Church Index
Last Edited Date=8 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S2277] Marriage License for Elijah D. Young and Jennie Alley, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4130828_00248.jpg.
  2. [S2278] Elijah D. Young, Marshall County Register of Births, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_bcsearch.aspx, file 4132552_00259.jpg.
  3. [S2282] Christopher Young household, 1900 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Meade District, Enumeration District 72, sheet 6B, National Archives micropublication T623_1765.
  4. [S709] Marriage License for Sheridan Alley and Mollie Young, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4130831_00085.jpg.
  5. [S2280] Elijah Dix Young and E. D. Young, Marshall County Register of Deaths, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 4132553_00379.jpg.