James Malcolm Long

27 April 1849–28 January 1926 (Age 76)
Blackwell, St. Francois, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of James Malcolm

When James Malcolm Long was born on 27 April 1849, in Blackwell, St. Francois, Missouri, United States, his father, Thomas Long, was 25 and his mother, Mary Jane Robert, was 22. He married Casandra J. Roberts on 1 September 1870, in Jefferson, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Valle Township, Jefferson, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Perry Township, St. Francois, Missouri, United States in 1920. He died on 28 January 1926, in Desloge, St. Francois, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Park Hills, St. Francois, Missouri, United States.

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James Malcolm Long
Mary Levering
Marriage: 25 December 1894
Nellie J Long
Claud Orlando Long
Edward C Long
Golda A Long
Homer Oliver Long
Polina O Long
Harold McCalion Long

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1894Bonne Terre, St. Francois, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 11
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English and French: nickname for a tall person, from Old English lang, long, Old French long ‘long, tall’ (equivalent to Latin longus). Compare Dulong and Lelong .Irish (Ulster and Munster): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Longáin (see Langan ).German: variant of Lang ‘long’ and, in North America, also an altered form (translation into English) of this.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (20)

    • James M Long in entry for Clara Ann Iahn, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • James M Long, "United States Census, 1900"
    • James M Long, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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