When Sarah Long was born on 1 October 1792, her father, John Long, was 42 and her mother, Hannah Shaw, was 32. She married Richard Athorn about 1816, in Mexborough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Mexborough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851.
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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