Robert Young, Jr.
b.BEF 14 JAN 1742/43 Augusta County, Virginia
m. ABT 1730
Facts and Events
Robert YOUNG Jr. 1 Born: Bef 14 Jan 1743 2 Christened: 14 Jan 1743 Died: After 1771, , , SC, USA
Rev. John Craig, a Presbyterian circuit rider, baptised Robert Jr. In that minister's journal it noted that Robert Jr. was born with teeth! It also indicates that he was baptised soon after birth. (CL-468)
The following record from Chalkley indicates that Robert was taken into the care of James (probably his brother or possibly his uncle) when their father died. "Page 247.--21st May, 1762. James Young's bond (with Samuel Young, Joseph Hannet) as guardian (chosen) to Robt. Young, orphan of Robert Young. "
By 1768 in fee books, Robert Jr. had moved to South Carolina. In Nov. 1771, he sold his 105/150 acres that he had inherited from his father in 1755. He was listed as a Yeoman residing in SC at this sale. These are transactions listed in Chalkley. He and his wife, Anne, had multiple children and lived the rest of their days in South Carolina.
Robert married Rebecka ANDERSON, daughter of James ANDERSON and Unknown.
1 Jebavy, Sharon Young, Email dated 2001 at ShaLamont@@email.msn.com.
2 Dr. Robert Frey to L.Dudick Email letters dated Feb/Mar 1999 at rcfrey@@greenapple.com.
3 Jebavy, Sharon Young, Descendants of Sir John Lamont and Mary Young Lamont at http://www.geocities.com/charryoung/early.html, (c2001).