Title of Collection

Michael Moore Young, 1940-1972


Michael M. Young

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


Inclusive Dates--Span


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of two ledgers (with sermon notes), newspaper clippings, cloth charts and one CD with sermons, photos, and genealogical information. Note: some of the collection (cloth charts, the CD, photos, newspaper clippings) are missing

Biographical Note

Michael Moore Young was born May 13, 1870 in Elgin, Texas, located in Bastrop County. He was first married to Bertha E. Johnson in 1894; she died in 1904. His second wife was Myrtly J. Gipson, who died in 1948. He began preaching in 1902, and kept preaching throughout his life. He preached in Spur, Texas; Matador, Texas; Abernathy, Texas; Fort Collins, Colorado; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Holliday, Texas; Andrews, Texas; Groom, Texas; and Clayton, New Mexico. He died in 1955

Donor Note


Content List

Two Ledgers Folders from Printed Material series One box of oversized materials.


Churches of Christ--Texas



Extent of Collection

2.5 linear foot (3 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #171

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Closed to public research. Contact Milliken Special Collections for assistance

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

ACU StaffAudrey Schaffner

Subjects--Personal Names

Young, Michael M.


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