Sarah Long

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Long was born on 1 October 1792, in Mexborough, Yorkshire, England, her father, John Long, was 42 and her mother, Hannah Shaw, was 32. She married Richard Ardron on 5 July 1813, in Mexborough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Mexborough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851.

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Richard Athorn
Sarah Long
Marriage: 27 September 1819
Hannah Athron
Richard Athorne
Samuel Athron
David Athorne

Sources (28)

  • Sarah Athron in household of Richard Athron, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Sarah Long, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Sarah Long, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.


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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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