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Young, John

Name Street Town State From To
Young, John   Easton Pennsylvania 1759 1788

Patent Date Remarks

Contract for
United Colonies on February 17, 1776 1000 muskets
Pennsylvania Council of Safety in April, 1776 130 rifles

Brother of Henry Young. In tax list of 1780 he was stated as armourer with 232 assessed value of property. In 1763 one gunsmith is recorded for Easten.

On April 17, 1777 he informed the Board of War having sent 700 firelocks to Virginia and has 130 more on hand.

Kentucky Rifles, U.S. Military

Engraved guns of his brother Henry.