George Longley

6 August 1836–
Muskingum, Ohio, United States

The Life of George

When George Longley was born on 6 August 1836, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States, his father, George Wesley Longley, was 35 and his mother, Eunice Berry, was 23. He lived in Harrison Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Farmington Township, Van Buren, Iowa, United States in 1860.

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George Wesley Longley
Eunice Berry
John Hiler Longley
Sarah Jane Longley
Josephus Longley
Robert Longley
George Longley
Julia Longley
Nancy Julia Longley
William Longley

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World Events (8)


Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 24

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 31

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire): variant of Langley .

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

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Sources (2)

  • George Langley in household of George W Langley, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George Langley in household of Geo W Minnear, "United States Census, 1860"

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