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Col Henry Washington Younger
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1810
Crab Orchard
Lincoln County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1862
Westport
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Father of the famous outlaw, Cole Younger; Union Colonel who was killed by Federal soldier Captain Irvin Walley of the 5th Mo. Militia Cavarly, in Westport, Mo.; Mayor of Harrisonville, Mo., 1859-1860; US mail carrier. This marker was placed here in honor of Henry Younger. The actual location of his body is unknown. Henry was 19,and Bursheba was 13, when they were married in 1830. Bursheba Leighton Fristoe was born June 6, 1816 in McMinnville, TN, died June 6, 1870 in Mo. They had 14 children. Henry's father, Charles Younger is buried next to this marker. His family owned a home across the street from Orient cemetery. (bio by: Tom Denardo) 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Lee Younger (1783 - 1854)
  Sarah Sullivan Purcell Younger (1788 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Bursheba Fristoe Younger (1816 - 1870)
 
 Children:
  Laura Helen Younger Kelly (1832 - 1924)*
  Frances Isabelle Younger Hall (1833 - 1902)*
  Martha Ann Younger Jones (1835 - 1918)*
  Charles Richard Younger (1838 - 1860)*
  Mary Josephine Younger Jarrette (1840 - 1869)*
  Carolyn Younger Clayton (1842 - 1865)*
  Thomas Coleman Younger (1844 - 1916)*
  Sarah A Younger Duncan (1846 - 1925)*
  James Hardin Younger (1848 - 1902)*
  John Harrison Younger (1851 - 1874)*
  Emily Younger Leach (1852 - 1907)*
  Robert Younger (1853 - 1889)*
  Henrietta V. Younger Rawlins (1857 - 1915)*
 
 Siblings:
  Milton Toney Younger (1802 - 1852)**
  Elizabeth Darlisco Younger Woods (1805 - 1892)**
  Coleman Purcell Younger (1809 - 1890)*
  Henry Washington Younger (1810 - 1862)
  Virginia Lee Younger Creek (1812 - 1893)*
  Littleton Purcell Younger (1813 - 1893)*
  Sidney Ann Younger Burnett (1817 - 1907)*
  Adeline Lee Younger Dalton (1835 - 1925)**
  Bruce Younger (1853 - 1888)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Orient Cemetery
Harrisonville
Cass County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
Record added: May 01, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6384301
Col Henry Washington Younger
Added by: Tom Denardo
 
Col Henry Washington Younger
Added by: Tom Denardo
 
Col Henry Washington Younger
Added by: Tom Denardo
 
 
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