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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1997.AM:  James K. Young, 1848-1916



Land documents, etc.: 1863-1878

Lancaster  and Frontier Counties, Nebraska

Size:  One folder (see oversize)



BACKGROUND NOTE



Born in Tennessee in 1848, James K. Young served with the 11th Tennessee Cavalry during the Civil War.  He also served with the 1st Nebraska Infantry.  Young married Mary Miller at Lincoln, Nebraska, on July 12, 1875.  The couple lived in Frontier County, Nebraska, for a number of years before moving to Woodward County, Oklahoma, around 1894.  James K. Young died on November 28, 1916.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of one folder containing several land documents relating to land owned by James K. Young in Lancaster County, Nebraska.  Also included is one travel document relating to Young’s service with the Nebraska 1st Regiment.  The items date from 1863 to 1878.



INVENTORY



Land documents and travel document, 1863-1878



 



Subject headings:



Land — Nebraska — Lancaster County

United States. Army. Nebraska Infantry Regiment, 1st

Young, James K., 1848-1916



 



TMM     03-15-2021