John M. Young
John M. Young
John M. Young
● John M. Young (SD)

born in Scotland

John Miller Young was born on Saturday, 18th April, 1891, in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross.

The forward signed for George Easton's Thistle on Wednesday, 13th May, 1914, having most recently been with Motherwell.

Aged 23, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 15th August, 1914, in a 4-0 defeat away to Ayr United in the SFL First Division.

There were no goals for John during his time with Thistle.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 26th February, 1916, in a 3-1 win at home to Motherwell in the Scottish Football League, having appeared as a Jag on 10 occasions.

His club-list included Queen's Park, Motherwell, Partick Thistle and King's Park.

John died on Thursday, 20th November, 1947, in Glasgow, aged 56.


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