- Birth Date
- 21 October 1838
- Death Date
- 23 March 1919
Hans Olaf Young
His name is listed as Jonge in Norway and he changed it to Young.
His death certificate states he has been here 62 years, making his arrival in Utah in 1857. The LDS Scandinavian Mission Records says he sailed 28 July 1857, but we have not been able to locate his name on any ship manifest.
The following quote is from A Brief History of the Fjeld-Fields Family: "Hans Young of Fredrickstad came riding into camp today. He is travelling with a company of 35 wagons loaded with merchandise for Salt Lake City."
He is married in Salt Lake City in 1858. His surname is listed as "Jonge" in Norway and he changed it to "Young."
- Age at Departure: 18
- Age at Departure: 21