Person:ELDER, William Young (1822 - 1891)
|ELDER, William Young (1822 - 1891)|
|Person ID (Link to genealogy):||GED link I10614|
|Date born:||24 Mar 1822|
|Born in:||Clarke, Georgia|
|Date died:||2 Oct 1891|
|Buried in:||Christopher-Elder Cemetery, Bishop, Georgia|
|Father:||ELDER, Edmond (1788 - 1875)|
|Mother:||TIGNER, Nancy F (1794 - )|
|Spouse(s):|| THURMAN, Emily Caturah (1826 - 1913)|
|Occupation details:||He founded the Athens Insurance Company|
|Fawcett book:||ELDER, William Young (1822 - 1891)|
From Bill Fawcett's book:
WILLIAM YOUNG ELDER was born on March 24, 1822 to Edmond and Nancy Elder in Clarke County, Georgia. He married Emily Caturah Thuran/Thurmon on October 19, 1841 (GA Archives RG 129-2-1). They had 6 children before W.Y. Elder died on October 2, 1891. He founded the Athens Insurance Company.
From A History of the Fawcetts and Related Families in America by William Bloys Fawcett. Used by permission of Dr. Fawcett.
This book was first published in 1996 and some of the information is quite dated. If you find errors or want to add updates, contact me, and I will add notes to the page.Copyright © 1996, 2007 by William Bloys Fawcett, Jr. All rights reserved. No copies may be made of this document through any electronic, photocopying or other means without permission of the author.
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