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John Youngs

colonial official

John Youngs, British colonial official. member Connecticut colonial legislature from Southold, 1660; member Connecticut Government's Council, 1664; member of assembly which formed Yorkshire under laws of Duke of York, 1665; member 1st New York Assembly, 1683; member of commission to determine New York-Connecticut border, 1683; member of New York Gov’s Council, 1686-1698.

Background

Youngs, John was born in April 1623 in Southwold, England. Son of Review John and Joan (Herrington) Youngs.

Membership

Member Connecticut colonial legislature from Southold, 1660. Member Connecticut Government's Council, 1664. Member of assembly which formed Yorkshire under laws of Duke of York, 1665.

Member 1st New York Assembly, 1683. Member of commission to determine New York-Connecticut border, 1683. Member of New York Gov’s Council, 1686-1698.

Connections

Married Mary Gardner, circa 1653. Married second, Mistress.

father:
Review John Youngs

mother:
Joan (Herrington) Youngs

spouses:
Mary Gardner

Mistress