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 John Wesley Young
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John Wesley Young

  • Birth 21 Feb 1848
  • Death 22 Feb 1864
  • Cenotaph Waldo, Waldo County, Maine, USA
  • Memorial ID 55650249

His father, Joseph D. Young, "went to sea and never returned" according to the Roberts genealogy, Grant, 1898
He was then adopted by Leonard Levenseller.
John Wesley was a soldier in the Union Army.
"His body out in Georgetown Lies" - epitaph


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In memory of John Wesley Young.
Leonard Levenseller's adopted son;
His body out in Georgetown lies;
His spirit dwells above the skies.

Died feb. 22nd, 1864.
Was 16 years old the day before.
He was a soldier young and brave,
He died his country's life to save.


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  • Maintained by: Tolford Young
  • Originally Created by: agnawkneemuss
  • Added: 30 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55650249
  • Tolford Young
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Wesley Young (21 Feb 1848–22 Feb 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55650249, citing Roberts Cemetery, Waldo, Waldo County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Tolford Young (contributor 47543812) .