Biography of Dr. Augustus A. Young
Wayne County, NY Biographies





Young, Dr. Augustus A., was born in the town of Clay, Onondaga county, November 8, 1849. He was educated in the public schools, two years in Cazenovia Seminary, and in Syracuse University, graduating from the liberal art department in June, 1876, with the degree of B.S. The same year he entered the medical department of Syracuse University, graduating June 25, 1879, with the degree of M.S., and immediately began to practice with much success at Newark. August 18, 1879, he married Sarah E., daughter of John M. Carver, of Mallory, Oswego county. They have one adopted daughter, A. Marguerite, who is a student in the academy. The doctor's father, Peter J., was born at the old home in 1819. He was educated iu the schools of his day, was a farmer by occupation, and married Catherine Somers, of Schoharie county, N. Y., by whom he had two children: Gilbert T., and Augustus A. His grandfather, Jacob V. Young, was born at Hinesville, Schoharie county, N.Y. He married Isabell McNaughton, of Onondaga county, and they had four children: Mary, John, Elizabeth, and Peter, jr. Jacob V. was a soldier in the war of 1812. Dr. Young is a member of the Wayne County Medical Society, the Central New York Society, also of the New York State Medical Association, and Fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Syracuse. He is also a member of the American Microscopical Society. He has contributed articles to medical and other papers, and is also president of the Pension Examining Board at Lyons. He is a member of the Newark Lodge No. 83, F. & A. M., also of Newark Lodge No. 250, I. O. O. F., and health officer of Newark the past six years.

From:
Landmarks of Wayne County, New York
Edited by: Hon. George W. Cowles
Assisted by: H. P. Smith and others
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1895


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