Mark L. Delong

17 September 1898–6 May 1975 (Age 76)
Pickaway, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mark L.

When Mark L. Delong was born on 17 September 1898, in Pickaway, Ohio, United States, his father, Charles DeLong, was 28 and his mother, Emma Catherine Wann, was 28. He married Clara Elizabeth Leist on 28 June 1925, in Pickaway, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Salt Creek Township, Pickaway, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Circleville, Circleville Township, Pickaway, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 6 May 1975, in Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Forest Cemetery, Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mark L. Delong
Clara Elizabeth Leist
Marriage: 28 June 1925
Dale F Delong
Marion Gilbert Delong

Spouse and Children


    Clara Elizabeth Leist


28 June 1925
Pickaway, Ohio, United States


    Dale F Delong


    Marion Gilbert Delong


Parents and Siblings


    Emma Catherine Wann




    Grace M. DeLong


    Paul Delong




    Pearl DeLong


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

French:1. habitational name, with the preposition de, denoting someone from a place named Long, of which there are examples in Cher, Dordogne, and Somme. 2. possibly a variant of Lelong , a nickname from long ‘tall’, ‘long’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mark Delong, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mark Delong in household of Charles Delong, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mark Delong in household of Charles Delong, "United States Census, 1920"

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