Young, Duncan Francis, b. 1862. | Tulane University Special Collections
Name: Young, Duncan Francis, b. 1862.
Historical Note: Duncan Francis Young was born on July 20, 1862 in Covington, Louisiana, the youngest son of Benjamin F. and Martha A. Young. His mother was from Louisiana and his father was from Virginia, but moved to Louisiana in 1849. In order to support the family following his father's death, Young became a printer. In 1895, he became a bank cashier. His book of verses, Thoughts in Verse, was published in 1901 by the Abbey Press, New York.
Sources: Manuscripts Collection 835
Note Author: LAC Group