SGT Frank E. Young

Photo added by Herbert Rickards

SGT Frank E. Young

  • Birth 7 Mar 1842 Davis Town, Franklin County, Maine, USA
  • Death 22 Jun 1878 Carson City, Carson City, Nevada, USA
  • Burial Carson City, Carson City, Nevada, USA
  • Plot Masonic Section
  • Memorial ID 5135522

Sergeant Frank E. Young
Served with Co.D 11th Maine Vol. Inf. During the Civil War of 1861-65.
He Moved to Nevada some time around 1870 and Worked in the Local Mining Assay office First in Virginia City then later in Carson city, He died on June 22 1878 at age 36 of an infection that set into a broken leg (Compound Fracture) caused by a horse carrage accident were he was thrown from the Carrage on June 7th.
He was Buried in the Masonic Section of the Lone Mountain Cemetery in Carson City Nevada.
He was also a Member of Gen. Custer Post No, 5 Grand Army of The Republic And one of their Iron Veteran of the Civil War stars appears on his Grave.

The Attached Photo of Sergeant Frank E. Young and His Wife Anna (nee Franklin) Young 1846-1920 (Later Remarried and is now burried in Fallon NV) is Courtesy of his family who still live in Nevada, And I wish to thank them for not only the Photo but his History as well for Find A Grave.
The Photo of his tomb stone is a tad darker than I like I will get a better one as soon as I can.
The beter copy of Franks tombstone is courtesy of Maureen Demers. Thanks Maureen.


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  • Created by: Herbert Rickards
  • Added: 6 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5135522
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SGT Frank E. Young (7 Mar 1842–22 Jun 1878), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5135522, citing Lone Mountain Cemetery, Carson City, Carson City, Nevada, USA ; Maintained by Herbert Rickards (contributor 10274696) .