G7: 1830 Eleanor Jane Jones & Lorenzo Dow Young

Eleanor Jane Jones was born on September 15, 1830, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales. She was the second child of Thomas Lee Jones (1799) & Ruth Thomas.

She emigrated with her parents from Wales to the United States and settled Utah.

She married Lorenzo Dow Young on November 24, 1856, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. They had four children during their marriage.

Eleanor died on February 3, 1912, in Vernal, Utah, USA, having lived a long life of 81 years.

A summary of the children is as follows:

  • Harriet Page Young was born on April 10, 1858, in Tooele, Utah, USA, her father, Lorenzo, was 50, and her mother, Eleanor, was 27. She had three brothers. She died as a child on May 4, 1865, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
  • Edward Jones Young was born on October 2, 1859, in Salt Lake, Utah, USA, his father, Lorenzo, was 51 and his mother, Persis, was 53. He married Esther L Dunster and they had seven children together. He then married Maud Mary Hodgkinson and they had two children together. He died on June 29, 1945, in Cottonwood Heights, Utah, USA, at the age of 85. Details of his history is included below as G8: Edward Jones Young 1859-1945.
  • George Edwin Young was born on August 12, 1862, in Tooele, Utah, USA, his father, Lorenzo, was 54 and his mother, Eleanor, was 31. He married Sarah DeArmon Rich on February 17, 1889, in Vernal, Utah, USA. They had 12 children in 28 years. He died on May 21, 1941, in Vernal, Utah, USA, at the age of 78.
  • James Jones Young was born on June 12, 1867, in Tooele, Utah, USA, his father, Lorenzo, was 59 and his mother, Eleanor, was 36. He had two brothers and one sister. He died as a child on June 26, 1868, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.