Person:John Young (176)

Capt. John Young
  1. Thomas YoungABT 1733 - 1763
  2. Hugh YoungABT 1735 -
  3. Capt. John Young1737 - 1824
  4. Mary Young1743 -
  • HCapt. John Young1737 - 1824
  • WMary White1745/46 - 1779
  1. Thomas Young1757-1777 -
  2. Jane Young1757-1777 -
  3. Isaac Young1757-1777 -
  4. Hugh Young1757-1777 -
  5. David Young1757-1777 -
  1. William Sittlington Young1782 - 1858
  2. Mary Youngabt 1784 -
  3. Andrew Young1786 - aft 1870
  4. Agnes Young1787 -
  5. Robert Young1790 -
  6. Elisha Young1792 - bef 1855
  7. Margaret Young1794 - 1853
  8. Jane Young1798 -
  9. Alexander St. Clair Young1800 -
Facts and Events
Name Capt. John Young
Gender Male
Birth? 25 Mar 1737 County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Death? 5 Dec 1824 Augusta County, Virginia
Burial? Glebe Burying Ground, Swoope, Augusta, Virginia, United States

John Young was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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5. Hugh Young b. County Antrim, m. his cousin Agnes Sitlington in County Antrim and migrated to America in 1741. Settling next to his brother Robert in Augusta Co., VA. Hugh and Agnes lived and died in Augusta and are presumed buried in the Glebe Cemetery next to Hebron Presbyterian Church at Staunton where their son John and both of his wives are buried. Hugh and Agnes Sitlington Young had three children:

5.1. John b. County Antrim, Northern Ireland March 25, 1737, d. Augusta Co., VA December 5, 1824 became Capt. John Young, aid to Gen. George Washington and ancestor to Senator John McCain. John was married 1) Mary White, daughter of Isaac White, his cousin, and they had six children: Jane who m. a Cunningham, Isaac who never married and had no issue, Hugh, David who m. Mary Ann Hart and became ancestor of Senator John McCain, Thomas who m. Mary Caldwell and had one daughter who m. a Sterrett and John W.; and Capt John m. 2) Mary Sitlington and had ten children: William Sitlington Young, Mary who m. a Kich, Andrew who never married, Agnes, Robert, Elisha I who d. in infancy, Margaret called Peggy who m. William A. Young and had a son John E. Young, Elisha II who m. Strudwick and daughter was Agnes Black Young, Jenny and Alexander St. Clair Young.