Bible Records
Kanawha County, WV


YOUNG Family Bible
From "Kanawha Co Family Bible Records - 1711-1955". One entry was that of the John D. YOUNG Bible owned by Mrs. W.S. JOHNSON, of Charleston, WV. It did not state the birth date of his father, but did of his mother, who was Kezia [TACKETT] YOUNG, wife of Jno. YOUNG Sen. b. 15 April 1769. There followed a listing of 12 names.

1. Jacob, b. 26 Aug 1790
2. Elizabeth, b. 13 Oct. 1792
3. Charles, b. 15 Jan 1796
4. John D., b. 10 Feb 1799, m. see below
5. Polly, b. 10 Oct 1802
6. Nancy, b. 12 Jan 1804
7. Samuel, b. 29 May 1806
8. Margaret, b. 18 Jan 1794**
9. Neziah II, b. 19 Dec 1810
10. Lewis, b. 6 May 1805**
11. Jane, b. 1812
12. Josiah B. Rucker, b. 29 Aug 1823*


John D. YOUNG (#4) mar. 19 Dec 1830 to Betsey M. JAMES and their children were:
1. Lewis Norman, b. 27 Nov 1831
2. America, b. 17 Oct 1833
3. John Marcus, b. 10 Aug 1835
4. Milton Woods, b. 29 May 1837
5. Hariet, b. 30 March 1839
6. Martha, b. 1 April 1841

Included with the YOUNG information was that of Mrs. W.S. JOHNSON's father's line. Her father was
Martin Luther SETTLE, b. 17 July 1856, d. 10 Dec 1926, s/o Camel Washington SETTLE, 1816 - 1891, 5th child & 4th son of Abner & Nancy(?) SETTLE.
Abner b. 24 Dec 1778, d. 25 June 1874, of Fayette Co, (W)V and married 27 Oct 1804 to Nancy (?), b. 8 Jan 1779, d. 1860.
The 6 children of Abner & Nancy were:
1. James, b. 25 Aug 1805, d. June 1845
2. Joel, b. 23 May 1807, d. April 1881
3. Mary Ann Elizabeth Pennell, b. 1 April 1810, d. Nov 1906
4. Francis Asbury, b. 23 Dec 1812
5. Camel Washington, b. 27 Oct 1816, d. 14 July 1891
6. Virginia, b. 1 April 1819;
The family apparently settled in the Lower Loup Creek area of Fayette Co.

**Margaret and Lewis were printed out of chronological order.
*if this is a child from the same parents as the other, his mother would have had to have been about 54 yrs. of age.



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