When Manuel Allen Long was born on 22 August 1865, in Jackson Township, Allen, Ohio, United States, his father, John Tobias Long, was 39 and his mother, Barbara E. Long, was 43. He married Nora Guyton on 29 October 1892, in Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Lafayette, Jackson Township, Allen, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 11 April 1938, in Allen, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Saint Paul Cemetery, Ada, Hardin, Ohio, United States.
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.