Time and Temperature at Moline, Illinois
JEFF AND LINDA TAYLOR YOUNG
FAMILY WEB SITE
Home - that blessed word, which opens to the human heart the most perfect glimpse of
Heaven, and help to carry it thither, as on an angel's wings. - Lydia M. Child
As we have investigated our ancestors we have met new family members and have come closer to
family we all ready knew. It is indeed like coming home. Please visit with us and meet some of our
Jeff's father worked in the financial department for an insurance company.
His mother worked as a crossing guard and as a legal secretary.
Linda's father worked as a machinist and
her mother owned a flower store.
The TOP PICTURES are pictures of our grandparents.
Picture #1 has Gertrude Lamansky Young and her husband Herbert Young. It was taken on North Shore Drive in Moline, Illinois before 1945. I do not know whose house is behind them; however Hebert had a sister and a brother who both lived in this area.
Picture #2 is a wedding picture of Frances Bicknell Dohrn and John Henry Dohrn. They were married on October 23, 1917.
Picture #3 shows Julian Taylor, his wife Bessie Carter Taylor and their two children. This picture was probably taken about 1925 in Cortez, Florida.
Picture #4 is a later picture of Harry Mose and his wife Maude Smith Mose taken in front of their house. The picture was probably taken in the 1950's.
Jeff Young was born in 1950 and was raised in Rock Island, Illinois. Jeff has two older sisters. He went to college in Omaha, Nebraska and returned to the Quad City area in the 1970's. He works as a Pharmacist at a local hospital where he met his wife. His wife was working as a med nurse at the hospital. Jeff enjoys his family, genealogy and traveling.
Linda Young was raised on a farm near Port Byron, Illinois. She is the middle child having 1 older brother and 3 sisters. She went to a local college and received her LPN degree in 1972. That same year she got her first nursing job in Peoria. She worked there for 3 years, then returned to the Quad City area. At Lutheran Hospital in Moline, Linda worked on the Orthopedics floor for 9 years. She has also worked as a school nurse and as a nurse at a group home for developmentally disabled adults. Linda has been PTA President for several years and President of the Autism Society, Quad City Chapter. Her interests revolve around her children and her grand child. Linda enjoys yard sales and crafting.
Nick works full time at Rent Way and is a part time student at a local junior college. He is studying international business. He has an 11 year old son.
Michael is autistic. He lives at a group home in Peoria. Michael loves cars, food music and fair rides. He loves to tease people and has a great sense of humor. See the "Many Cars of Michael Young." Also see "Mike's 2004 Fair Season."
Brandon is 11 years old and lives with his grandfather and grandmother. He is a very smart kid and is academically gifted.
He enjoys Church,swimming, putting together “Bionicles” and his kittens. See Brandon's stuffed animals. Also see "Brandon's Kittens".
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