JUNG/YOUNG FAMILY HISTORY
1728-2005

A GENEALOGICAL PRESENTATION

My Ancestors in Canada


THOSE WHO CAME BEFORE ME

J Andreas JUNG Jr 1728-1808 +Rebecca Elizabeth CONRAD1728-1819
J Casper JUNG 1758-1832 +Maria Gertraudt HARNISH 1770-1813
Johannes Daniel JUNG 1805-1884 +Luise WALTHER 1813-1881
Israel Francis YOUNG 1855-1928 +Johanna Elizabeth MEISNER 1854-1923
Clarence Israel YOUNG 1889-1930 +Gladys Mae HERMAN 1892-1967
Merrill Harvey Forbes YOUNG 1914-1979 +Irene Mary CORKUM 1913-1996

James Christopher Frederick YOUNG 1940


MY ANCESTORS' PROFESSIONS

J Andreas JUNG Jr wheelwright, house builder, farmer
J Casper JUNG wheelwright, farmer
Johannes Daniel JUNG carpenter, farmer
Israel Francis YOUNG carpenter, farmer, fisherman
Clarence Israel YOUNG machinist
Merrill Harvey Forbes YOUNG radio engineer
James Christopher Frederick YOUNG teacher, research scientist, chemist


My great grandfather Israel Francis YOUNG

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Some of his tools: draw knives and scythe;
and a whet stone with oxen horn to keep the stone moist.

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Johnny Young Rockers

They were first made by Israel's cousin John George Daniel.
Israel and another YOUNG cousin, Nathan, also built them.

To distinguish between the three of them,
they made different knobs on the two risers:
Israel as shown,
Johnny in the shape of an oblong sphere, and
Nathan in the shape of a bell.

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An Uncle, Franz/Francis/Frank JUNG/YOUNG made many spinning wheels.

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Israel and his family around 1910:
son Clarence (my grandfather), wife Johanna, daughter Emily, and son Daniel.
They had two other children who died in infantcy in the 1870's.

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Lillian (1910-2005), Clarence, Gladys, and Merrill (my father), taken about 1927.

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Clarence and Israel and oxen at home about 1927.

The building down on the shore is the fish store
(not where fish are sold, but rather where fish and equipment were stored).

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A view looking back up the hill about 1910.
The house on the left is where my grandfather and father were born.
Clarence in his row boat that took him
across the Inlet when he was courting Gladys.

After they were married,
they purchased a motor boat they named "The Row No More".

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My parents on their wedding day and about 40 years later.

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My sister and I about 1945.

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My kinder; Stacey, Scott, and Rebecca.

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Germany 1728-1750 | Getting to Halifax | Getting to Lunenburg| Out Onto the Land | Andreas JUNG at work | My Ancestors | Fishing for Cod | Lunenburg Architecture| Headstones |

European Adventure Home Page
(Memoirs of two weeks in Germany, Montbeliard, France and Northern Switzerland
on a Genealogical trek to discover roots.)

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