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Younger McCauslin
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Birth: Sep. 26, 1788
Chatham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1862
Provo
Utah County
Utah, USA

Younger took his name from his mother, Susannah Younger (1761-1833) and father John McCausland (1765-1820). His father was born in Dublin & died in Randolph, NC. His mother was born in North Carolina. He was the oldest of 9 children. He is the only ancestor in our family to be descended from Scotch-Irish.

Younger married Lydia Garner in 1813 in Randolph, NC. Younger & Lydia moved to Nauvoo to become Mormons. She died in childbirth in 1835 in Illinois with her last child, also named Lydia. After her death, Younger became a Mormon on June 1, 1840. His endowment date was Feb 7, 1846 at Nauvoo Temple. He continued on the Mormon wagon train in 1850 w/ his daughter Lydia departing Kanesville, Iowa.

Lydia Sr. & Younger were the parents of 11 children. Only 5 lived to adulthood.
Younger was sealed to Lydia on July 18, 1852 at Salt Lake.

Younger's occupation was a Laborer in 1850 and Blacksmith in 1860.
The last years of his life he was crippled from rheumatism & an invalid. His faithful daughter Lydia cared for him.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Garner McCauslin (1793 - 1835)*
 
 Children:
  Jesse Temple McCauslin (1817 - 1884)*
  Jesse McCauslin (1817 - 1884)*
  Nancy Caroline McCausline Penney (1828 - 1870)*
  Lydia Garner McCauslin Young (1834 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Provo City Cemetery
Provo
Utah County
Utah, USA
Plot: Block 3 Lot 14
 
Maintained by: Julie
Originally Created by: Broncyn
Record added: Aug 20, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11569263
Younger McCauslin
Added by: Sharon Wetzel
 
Younger McCauslin
Added by: Wendy White
 
 
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Remembering my 3rd G. grandfather with love.
- Julie
 Added: Nov. 17, 2015
my 4th Great Grand Uncle,, I am Webster McCaslin's (your youngest brother born 1797 in Mecklenburg, North Carolina,,)is my 4th Great Grand father,, nice to know there is more cousin's around,,
- Dorothea Guinn
 Added: May. 21, 2013

- Sharon Wetzel
 Added: May. 19, 2008
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