When Mary Ellen Long was born on 7 July 1865, in Troy Mills, Linn, Iowa, United States, her father, Aaron Martin Long, was 42 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Barkley, was 27. She married Frederick Seward Lee in 1884, in Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Election District 13, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States in 1920 and Bright, Converse, Wyoming, United States in 1930. She died on 22 September 1932, in Midwest, Natrona, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Manville, Niobrara, Wyoming, 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.
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