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Edward Russell Young
Birth: Nov., 1833
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1896
Suffolk County
New York, USA


Edward Russell Young, a Wall Street broker, died Monday at the homestead of his family, in Smithtown, L. I. He had been ill for a long time. Mr. Young was in his sixty-third year. Before the war and since he took a great interest in military affairs. As a member of Company B, Seventh Regiment, he was one of those to answer the first call of the Government for troops on the breaking out of the civil war.

Mr. Young returned shortly afterward from Washington, and, with Gen. J.V. Meserole and others, organized the Forty-seventh Regiment in Brooklyn. After the war he became Major of the Forty-seventh Regiment. For many years he lived in Newark, N. J. Until recently he was associated with Martin & Runyon, brokers, at 100 Broadway. He leaves a wife and two sons. The funeral will take place at 2 o'clock this afternoon from the house of his brother, Charles S. Young, 399 Hancock Street, Brooklyn. The burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

New York Times, 16 Sep 1896 
Family links: 
  William R Young (1805 - 1850)
  Sarah Ann Young (1811 - 1895)
  Mary Coutant Young (____ - 1925)*
  Edward Russell Young (____ - 1915)*
  Percy Badeau Young (1870 - 1907)*
  Edward Russell Young (1833 - 1896)
  Oscar William Young (1836 - 1905)*
*Calculated relationship
Green-Wood Cemetery
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Lot 5945, Section 99
Maintained by: Boyce M. Lawton, III
Originally Created by: T.V.F.T.H.
Record added: Aug 17, 2010
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Edward Russell Young
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Edward Russell Young
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Edward Russell Young
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