When Gladys Marie Long was born on 20 July 1905, in Morrisonville, Christian, Illinois, United States, her father, Charles Omer Long, was 23 and her mother, Mae Flowers, was 21. She had at least 8 sons and 6 daughters with John R. Logan. She lived in Forsyth, Macon, Illinois, United States in 1940 and Hickory Point Township, Macon, Illinois, United States for about 1 years. She died on 9 December 1993, in Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery, Decatur, Macon, Illinois, 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.