Harriet (Gregg) Young
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Harriet Louisa (Gregg) Young (1818 - 1909)

Harriet Louisa Young formerly Gregg
Born in Shelby County, Kentucky, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 9 Jan 1838 in Shelby County, Kentuckymap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 91 in Grandview, Jackson County, Missouri, USAmap
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Grandmother of Harry S Truman Harriet Louisa Gregg was born 15 Oct 1818, in Shelby County, Kentucky. Her parents were David Gregg and Sarah Scott. Harriet married Solomon Young 9 Jan 1838, in Shelby County, Kentucky. Harriet Louisa Young passed away 9 Dec 1909, in Grandview, Jackson County, Missouri.[1][2][3][4]

She helped to run the family farm. She helped her husband to become a successful farmer. She was a wonderful homemaker. She had, it was said, beautiful red hair.

Born 15 October 1815. Shelby County, Kentucky, USA. [5][6] Died 9 December 1909. Grandview, Jackson County, Missouri, USA. [7][8] Marriage Marriage 9 Jan 1838. Shelby, Kentucky. [9] Buried Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA. [10]


Name: Solomon Young
Spouse's Name: Harriett Louisa Gregg
Event Date: 09 Jan 1838
Event Place: , Shelby, Kentucky
Spouse's Father's Name: David Gregg[11]

1860 US Federal Census

Name: Harriet Louisa Young
Age: 42
Birth Year: abt 1818
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Kentucky
Home in 1860: Division 35, Jackson, Missouri
Post Office: Independence
Dwelling Number: 1471
Family Number: 1537
Occupation: Housekeeper
Solomon Young 45
Harriet L Young 42
William Young 19
Harrison Young 14
Laura Young 10
Martha Young 7
Ada Young 5[12][13][14][15]

1870 US Federal Census

Name: Harriet Young
Age in 1870: 51
Birth Year: abt 1819
Birthplace: Kentucky
Dwelling Number: 574
Home in 1870: Township 47 Range 33, Jackson, Missouri
Race: White
Gender: Female
Occupation: Keeping House
Sal Young 55
Harriet Young 51
Harrison Young 22
Martha Young 18
Adah Young 15[16][17]

1880 US Federal Census

Name: Harriet L. Young
Age: 62
Birth Date: Abt 1818
Birthplace: Kentucky
Home in 1880: Washington, Jackson, Missouri, USA
Dwelling Number: 125
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Solomon Young
Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
Occupation: Keeping House
Solomon Young 65
Harriet L. Young 62
Harrison Young 30
Martha Young 24[18][19][20][21]


  1. https://www.trumanlibrary.org/genealogy/index.php?m=family&id=46
  2. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6137034/harriet-louisa-young
  3. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:S1C8-J8T
  4. https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/MR9X-1T9?1=1&parents=K2FZ-Z9T_2ZVG-K1Q
  5. Source: #S1410042489
  6. Source: #S1410046491
  7. Source: #S1410042489
  8. Source: #S1410046491
  9. Source: #S1410046491
  10. Source: #S1410042489
  11. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F47W-RNL?from=lynx1&treeref=MR9X-1T9
  12. 1860; Census Place: Division 35, Jackson, Missouri; Roll: M653_625; Page: 186; Family History Library Film: 803625
  13. https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1860usfedcenancestry&indiv=try&h=40313748
  14. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHZ7-KQF
  15. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9BSH-94G9?i=49&cc=1473181
  16. 1870; Census Place: Township 47 Range 33, Jackson, Missouri; Roll: M593_781; Page: 111A; Family History Library Film: 552280
  17. https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1870usfedcen&indiv=try&h=5427893
  18. 1880; Census Place: Washington, Jackson, Missouri; Roll: 694; Page: 240C; Enumeration District: 038
  19. https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1880usfedcen&indiv=try&h=33691123
  20. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6X8-GWT?from=lynx1&treeref=MR9X-1T9
  21. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-GYB7-R84?i=9&cc=1417683

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Gregg-2 and Gregg-1705 appear to represent the same person because: Same Person
posted by Ron Gragg (Ret.)

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