- Young, Sir William A. G.
- (1827-1885)Secretary to the North American Boundary Commission, 1856; colonial secretary and auditor of British Columbia, 1859; colonial secretary of Vancouver Island, 1864; administrator of the government there, 1866. Subsequently appointed governor of the Gold Coast.
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Young, Sir William — (1799 1887) Born at Falkirk, Scotland. Educated at Glasgow University. Came to Nova Scotia; studied law, and called to the bar of that province, 1826. In 1832 elected to the Assembly for Cape Breton. In 1835 called to the bar of Prince Edward… … The makers of Canada
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YOUNG, Sir Henry Edward Fox (1808-1870) — probably should (1803 1870) ebook editor governor of South Australia and Tasmania son of Sir Aretas William Young, a well known peninsular officer, was born at Brabourne, Kent, on 23 April 1808. He was educated at Dean s School, Bromley,… … Dictionary of Australian Biography
YOUNG, Sir Walter James (1872-1940) — business man son of John Young, pastoralist, was born at Moonta, South Australia, on 2 April 1872. He was educated at Whinham College and obtained a position with Elder Smith and Company at Adelaide in 1897. His energy and ability soon marked him … Dictionary of Australian Biography