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Brigham Young, Jr
Birth: Dec. 18, 1836
Kirtland
Lake County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1903
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Son of President Brigham Young and Apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and at the time of his death, President of the Quorum of the Twelve.
His father was a widower, with two little girls, and while living in Kirtland, he met Sister Mary Ann Angell. The gift of tongues rested down Upon Elder Young and the interpretation thereof was given by someone present. The Spirit bore record through that tongue that these two faithful souls were designed by God for each other. They were united in marriage, and Sister Mary Ann assumed the care of the motherless children.
Brigham, the third child of this marriage, was born amid all the untoward circumstances of the early days in the Church. He was a twin; his sister, Mary, who was brought to death's door in infancy through an accident which was the direct result of the mobbings and drivings of the Saints. Many afflictions he bore to reach the Rocky Mountains with his family.
He was ordained an Apostle by his father, Brigham Young, and being selected as a counselor in the First Presidency. He was called by his father to take charge of the affairs of the Church in Cache valley, for which purpose he relocated to Logan. However, in 1873 he was chosen as one of the assistant five counselors to Pres. Brigham Young, and acted in that capacity until his father's death.
After the death of Pres. Young and several forign missions, he was appointed one of the administrators of the estate, in the settlement of which he showed a just and amicable disposition, for which he won the respect and confidence of the Saints generally. 
 
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 Parents:
  Brigham Young (1801 - 1877)
  Mary Ann Angell Young (1803 - 1882)
 
 Spouses:
  Catherine Curtis Spencer Young (1836 - 1922)*
  Helen E. Armstrong Young (1856 - 1939)*
  Abigail Stevens Young (1870 - 1954)*
  Jane Maria Carrington Young (1840 - 1905)*
  Rhoda Elizabeth Perkins Young (1862 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  Brigham Young (1857 - 1945)*
  Albert Carrington Young (1858 - 1930)*
  Mary Marie Young May (1861 - 1928)*
  Lawrence Henry Young (1862 - 1940)*
  John Washington Young (1864 - 1934)*
  Joseph Angell Young (1866 - 1935)*
  Luna Young Moore (1868 - 1931)*
  George Spencer Young (1868 - 1958)*
  Katherine Curtis Young Brastow (1875 - 1902)*
  Gennie A. Young (1879 - 1881)*
  Cora Aurelia Young Rogers (1879 - 1963)*
  Louisa Vilate Young Brockbank (1879 - 1940)*
  Alice Young (1888 - 1920)*
  Walter Stevens Young (1888 - 1935)*
  Joseph Angell Moses Young (1891 - 1916)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Young Ellsworth (1825 - 1903)**
  Vilate Young Decker (1830 - 1902)**
  Joseph Angell Young (1834 - 1875)*
  Brigham Young (1836 - 1903)
  Mary Ann Young (1836 - 1843)*
  Alice Young Clawson (1839 - 1874)*
  Luna Caroline Young Thatcher (1842 - 1922)*
  John Willard Young (1844 - 1924)*
  Oscar Brigham Young (1845 - 1910)**
  Heber Young (1845 - 1928)**
  Edward Partridge Young (1845 - 1852)**
  Moroni Young (1847 - 1847)**
  Mary Eliza Young Croxall (1847 - 1871)**
  Ella Elizabeth Young Empey (1847 - 1890)**
  Miranda Hyde Young Conrad (1849 - 1883)**
  Fanny Decker Young Thatcher (1849 - 1892)**
  Jeanette Richards Young Easton (1849 - 1930)**
  Emily Augustus Young Clawson (1849 - 1926)**
  Clarissa Maria Young Dougall (1849 - 1935)**
  Zina Presendia Young Card (1850 - 1931)**
  Evelyn Louisa Young Davis (1850 - 1917)**
  Caroline Partridge Young Cannon (1851 - 1903)**
  Ernest Irving Young (1851 - 1879)**
  Hyrum Smith Young (1851 - 1925)**
  Royal Barney Young (1851 - 1929)**
  Willard Young (1852 - 1936)**
  Nabbie Howe Young Clawson (1852 - 1894)**
  Eudora Lovina Young Dunford (1852 - 1922)**
  Mahonri Moriancumer Young (1852 - 1884)**
  Dora Mary Young Hagan (1852 - 1921)**
  Shamira Young Rossiter (1853 - 1915)**
  Emeline Amanda Young Crosbie (1853 - 1895)**
  Joseph Ormal Sagers Young (1853 - 1917)**
  Alfales Young (1853 - 1920)**
  Julia Young Burton (1853 - 1889)**
  Phoebe Louisa Young Beatie (1854 - 1931)**
  Brigham Morris Young (1854 - 1931)**
  Arta DeCrista Young (1855 - 1916)**
  Sarah Emeline Young Burns (1855 - 1933)**
  Joseph Don Carlos Young (1855 - 1938)**
  Jedediah Grant Young (1855 - 1856)**
  Louisa Wells Young Ferguson (1855 - 1908)**
  Susa Young Gates (1856 - 1933)**
  Lorenzo Dow Young (1856 - 1905)**
  Miriam Young Hardy (1857 - 1919)**
  Albert Jeddie Young (1858 - 1864)**
  Feramorz Little Young (1858 - 1881)**
  Alonzo Young (1858 - 1918)**
  Clarissa Hamilton Young Spencer (1860 - 1939)**
  Josephine Young Young (1860 - 1912)**
  Ida Young Higham (1860 - 1927)**
  Ruth Young Healy (1861 - 1944)**
  Charlotte Tallula Young Wood (1861 - 1892)**
  Phineas Howe Young (1862 - 1903)**
  Laura Young (1862 - 1862)**
  Daniel Wells Young (1863 - 1863)**
  Rhoda Mabel Young Sanborn (1863 - 1950)**
  Ardelle Young Harrison (1864 - 1900)**
  Fanny Van Cott Young Clayton (1870 - 1950)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Chad Stowell
Record added: Apr 06, 2002
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