Young family genealogy

Of Annahilla, County Tyrone

Compiled by W. J. Simpson, Belfast.

1. John Young, Esq., of Annahilla, co. Tyrone (living A.D. 1700), had issue:

2. George Young.

3. Jane Young.

George Young (No. 2) had a son:

4. William (born about 1770), who mar. Ellen Spinks, of Mountnugent (No 7 on the “Spinks” pedigree), and had issue:

5. William Young, b. about 1800.

6. Thomas Young, living, A.D. 1887.

7. Lucy Young.

8. Mary Anne Young.

William Young, No. 5 on the foregoing, mar. Ann Spinks (born 1797, see the “Spinks” pedigree), and had issue:

9. Julia Young.

10. Pheobe Young, died in childhood.

11. Anne Young, died in childhood.

Julia Young (No. 9) mar. A.D. 1852, John Simpson, eldest son of Joseph and Jane Simpson, of Balnasaggart, co. Tyrone, and had issue; living A.D. 1887.

Thomas Young (No. 6) mar. and emigrated to San Francisco, where he became very successful, and was ultimately elected Recorder of that city. He had issue; living, A.D. 1887.

Lucy Young (No. 7) accompanied her brother to San Francisco, mar. Mr. McNally, and had issue; living, A.D. 1887.

Jane Young (No. 3) mar. John Vance, of Drumhirk. He d. April 29th, 1793, leaving issue. From him descended the Right Honbl. Richard Baron Dowse (living in 1888), and the late John Vance, Esq., M.P., for Dublin, and afterwards for Armagh; and the Vances of Dungannon, co. Tyrone. See the “Vance” pedigree, ante.