Kentucky: A History of the State
Perrin, Battle & Kniffin 2nd ed., 1885, Hopkins Co.
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ZENO F. YOUNG, editor of the Madisonville Times, was born November 28, 1848, in Hopkins County, Ky. In 1863 he enlisted in Company A, Seventeenth Kentucky, Union army, served out his enlistment and received an honorable discharge, after which he was engaged at various kinds of employment till 1870, when he commenced to learn the printer's trade. In 1872 he became editor and proprietor of the Times, which was established in 1868, and now has a circulation of about 1,000. Mr. Young was married in June, 1873, to Anna Morgan of Muhlenburgh County. This lady died April 10, 1881, leaving one son and one daughter. Mr. Young's second marriage occured April 11, 1883, to Miss Jessie Turner, of Hickman; this union is blessed with one daughter. In politics Mr. Young is a Democrat.