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Young, J.

YOUNG (Soundex Y520) — See also DEYOUNG, GUYON, YANG, YENGE, YEUNG, YING, YONGE, YONGUE, YOUN, YOUNG-FOLEY, YOUNGBERG, YOUNGDAHL, YOUNGER, YOUNGERS, YOUNGES, YOUNGGREN, YOUNGHANS, YOUNGLOOD, YOUNGLOVE, YOUNGMAN, YOUNGS, YOUNGUE, YOUNGUIST.

  Young, J. A. — of Romeo, Macomb County, Mich. Member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. Addison (born c.1866) — of New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y. Born about 1866. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 9th District, 1916-34; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 2nd Department, 1933-34; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 25th District, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. C. — of Fayette County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Fayette County, 1954. Still living as of 1954.
  Young, J. Edward — of Middleburgh, Schoharie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. Elmer — of Petersburg, Huntingdon County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. H. — of Galena, Stone County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Stone County, 1948; chair of Stone County Democratic Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. L., Jr. — of Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla. Mayor of Tampa, Fla., 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. M. — of Crockett, Houston County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. P. — of Blue Island, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Blue Island, Illinois, 1878-80. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. R. — of Ada, Chickasaw Nation County, Indian Territory (now Pontotoc County, Okla.). Postmaster at Ada, Indian Territory, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. R. — of Dunn, Harnett County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. Robert — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Young, J. W. — of Grenada, Grenada County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1888, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Young, J. W. — of Liberty, Amite County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, Jackie — Democrat. Candidate for Hawaii state senate 25th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Young, James — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate from Granville County, 1815. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James (1800-1878) — of Lafayette County, Mo. Born May 11, 1800. Democrat. Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1844-48. Died February 9, 1878 (age 77 years, 274 days). Interment at Prairie Church Cemetery, Lafayette County, Mo.
  Young, James — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County 1st District, 1864, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James (1866-1942) — of Kaufman, Kaufman County, Tex. Born in Henderson, Rusk County, Tex., July 18, 1866. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Texas 3rd District, 1911-21; candidate in primary for Governor of Texas, 1930. Died in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., May 7, 1942 (age 75 years, 293 days). Interment at Kaufman Cemetery, Kaufman, Tex.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Young, James — of Howell, Livingston County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Howell, Mich., 1985. Still living as of 1985.
  Young, James A. — of Mahaska County, Iowa. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention 16th District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James B. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana, 1975-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Young, James Barclay (b. 1884) — also known as James B. Young — Born in Washington, D.C., February 14, 1884. U.S. Vice Consul in Milan, 1909-11; Genoa, as of 1914; U.S. Consul in Belgrade, as of 1916; Fiume, as of 1916-17; Venice, 1920-29; Southampton, 1929-33; U.S. Consul General in Callao-Lima, as of 1934; Lisbon, as of 1938-40. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Rankin Young (1847-1924) and Mary (Barclay) Young; married 1920 to Kathryn Clifton.
  Political family: Young family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  Young, James Craig — also known as James C. Young — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 3rd District, 1922; candidate for New York state senate 13th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James H. — Republican. Secretary of state of Idaho, 1956-59; appointed 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James H. — of Greenville, Pitt County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Young, James J. — U.S. Vice Consul in Tahiti, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James K. — of Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 26th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Young, James M. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James N. — of Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Adams, Mass., 1922-35. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James P. — of Newport, Jackson County, Ark. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Newport, Ark., 1965-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Young, James R. (b. 1853) — of Vance County, N.C. Born in Granville County, N.C., February 13, 1853. North Carolina insurance commissioner, 1899-1921. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. P. W. Young and Jane Eliza (Cooper) Young; married to Virginia Nichols.
  Young, James R. — of Hemphill, Sabine County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Young, James Rankin (1847-1924) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Washington, D.C. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., March 10, 1847. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; newspaper reporter; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 4th District, 1897-1903. Died December 18, 1924 (age 77 years, 283 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of George Rankin Young and Eliza (Russell) Young; brother of John Russell Young (1840-1899); married 1874 to Mary Barclay; father of James Barclay Young.
  Political family: Young family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Young, James S. — of Stevens Point, Portage County, Wis. Mayor of Stevens Point, Wis., 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James S. — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1902-05. Burial location unknown.
  Young, James Thomas — of Tennessee. Member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1899-1901. Interment at Tyronza Cemetery, Tyronza, Ark.
  Young, Janie — of Indiana. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Young, Jason — Constitution candidate for Presidential Elector for Arizona, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Young, Jasper B. — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 2nd District, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Young, Jean — of Tigard, Washington County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Young, Jim — of Sunset Beach, Brunswick County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Young, Joan E. — of Oakland County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 6th Circuit, 2001. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Young, Jobias — of Cobleskill, Schoharie County, N.Y. Postmaster at Cobleskill, N.Y., 1822-23. Burial location unknown.
  Young, Joe — of Bellevue, Jackson County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, Joe See Joseph F. Young, Sr.
  Young, Joe See Joseph F. Young, Jr.
  Young, Johanna — of Wisconsin. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Young, John — of Schenectady County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1810-12. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John — of Warren County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Warren County, 1835-36. Burial location unknown.
John Young Young, John (1802-1852) — of Livingston County, N.Y. Born in Chelsea, Orange County, Vt., June 12, 1802. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1832, 1845-46; U.S. Representative from New York 30th District, 1836-37, 1841-43; Governor of New York, 1847-49. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 23, 1852 (age 49 years, 316 days). Interment at Temple Hill Cemetery, Geneseo, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Image source: New York Red Book 1896
  Young, John — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in County Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland). Naturalized U.S. citizen; U.S. Consul in Belfast, 1861-66. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John — of Iredell County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Iredell County, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John — of Schenectady, Schenectady County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Schenectady, N.Y., 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John — U.S. Consular Agent in Bassein, as of 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John — of McIntosh, Washington County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of Washington County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Young, John — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Honorary Consul for Ireland in Charlotte, N.C., 2017. Still living as of 2017.
  Young, John A. — of Iredell County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Iredell County, 1838-43. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John A. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Democrat. Mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1871-73; postmaster at Charlotte, N.C., 1885-89. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John Andrew (1916-2002) — also known as John Young — of Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Born in Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex., November 10, 1916. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Nueces County Attorney, 1951-52; Nueces County Judge, 1953-56; U.S. Representative from Texas 14th District, 1957-79; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., January 22, 2002 (age 85 years, 73 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Young, John B. — of Texas County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Texas County, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John C. — of Wolfeborough (now Wolfeboro), Carroll County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John C. — of Lexington, Lafayette County, Mo. Mayor of Lexington, Mo., 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John C. — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Postmaster at Portland, Ore., 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John C. — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John C. — of Colorado. Justice of Colorado state supreme court, 1935-45; chief justice of Colorado Supreme Court, 1941-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John Calvin — of Smithfield, Johnston County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Presumably named for: John Calvin
  Young, John Carroll (b. 1904) — of Fayetteville, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Manlius, Onondaga County, N.Y., March 29, 1904. Republican. Lawyer; Judge of New York Court of Claims, 1963-64. Catholic. Member, Phi Kappa Phi; Phi Delta Phi; American Bar Association; Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John D. — of Ottawa, La Salle County, Ill. Mayor of Ottawa, Ill., 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John D. — Member of Missouri state senate 22nd District, 1903-06. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John D. — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Steuben County, 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John Duncan (1823-1910) — of Kentucky. Born in Kentucky, 1823. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Kentucky 10th District, 1873-75. Died in 1910 (age about 87 years). Interment at Machpelah Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Young, John E. — of Afton, Union County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa state house of representatives from Union County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John Edwin — also known as John E. Young — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1898-1901, 1904-25; appointed 1898; superior court judge in New Hampshire, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John F. (b. 1902) — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 24, 1902. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 1st District, 1949-52. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John G. — Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1816. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John G. — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John H. — of Champaign County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Champaign County, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John H. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John H. — of California. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John I. — of Salina, Saline County, Kan. Democrat. Kansas Democratic state chair, 1950-54; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John J. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John L. — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 20, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John M. — of Iredell County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate from Iredell County, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John N. — of California. Member of California state assembly 18th District, 1881-83. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John R. — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1850-52. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John Russell (1840-1899) — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), November 20, 1840. Newspaper correspondent and managing editor; U.S. Minister to China, 1882-85; Librarian of Congress, 1897-99. Died in Washington, D.C., January 17, 1899 (age 58 years, 58 days). Interment at Mt. Moriah Cemetery, West Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Brother of James Rankin Young (1847-1924).
  Political family: Young family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Young, John Russell — Member District of Columbia board of commissioners, 1940-52; President of the District of Columbia Board of Commissioners, 1941-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John S. — of Tennessee. Secretary of state of Tennessee, 1839-47. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John S. — of Bel Air, Harford County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1912 (speaker). Burial location unknown.
  Young, John Smith (1834-1916) — of Homer, Claiborne Parish, La. Born in North Carolina, 1834. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state legislature, 1870; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 5th District, 1878-79. Sheriff of Caddo Parish, 1892-99. Died in 1916 (age about 82 years). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Shreveport, La.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Young, John W. — Prohibition candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Young, John W. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Young, Johnny (b. 1940) — of Pennsylvania; Kensington, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., February 6, 1940. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Sierra Leone, 1989-92; Togo, 1994-97; Bahrain, 1997-2001; Slovenia, 2001-04. African ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Young, Joseph — of Allentown, Lehigh County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Young, Joseph F., Sr. (1927-1993) — also known as Joe Young, Sr. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Ga., July 15, 1927. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 5th District, 1961; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1974-78, 1983-93 (15th District 1974-78, 14th District 1983-92, 3rd District 1993); defeated in primary, 1964, 1966; died in office 1993; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 1st District, 1978. African ancestry. Member, NAACP; United Auto Workers. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., April 9, 1993 (age 65 years, 268 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Joseph F. Young, Jr. (1950-).
  Young, Joseph F., Jr. (b. 1950) — also known as Joe Young, Jr. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., November 4, 1950. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1979-94 (15th District 1979-92, 4th District 1993-94); member of Michigan state senate 1st District, 1995-; defeated in primary, 1988. Catholic. African ancestry. Member, NAACP; Knights of Columbus. Arrested on July 21, 2000 on Interstate 96 near Howell, Michigan, and charged with drunk driving; pleaded guilty in September 2000 to impaired driving; sentenced to six months probation, and fined. Still living as of 2000.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph F. Young, Sr. (1927-1993).
  Young, Joseph H. (1922-2015) — Born in Hagerstown, Washington County, Md., July 18, 1922. U.S. District Judge for Maryland, 1971-87; took senior status 1987. Died in Baltimore, Md., March 14, 2015 (age 92 years, 239 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Young, Joseph J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 18th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Young, Joseph K. — of Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 2nd District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Young, Joseph M. — Independent candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 3-B, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Young, Josiah Titus (1831-1907) — also known as Josiah T. Young — of Albia, Monroe County, Iowa. Born in Shiloh, Union Township, Johnson County, Ind., 1831. Secretary of state of Iowa, 1873-79. Died in Albia, Monroe County, Iowa, November 11, 1907 (age about 76 years). Interment at Oakview Cemetery, Albia, Iowa.


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