Gladys Marie Long

Female20 July 1905–9 December 1993

Brief Life History of Gladys Marie

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.

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John R. Logan
Gladys Marie Long
Charles O Logan
Josephine Edna Logan
Josephine Logan Thompson
Mary May Logan
John Robert Logan
Darline Logan
Donald Dean Logan
Betty Ann Logan
Janet Alberta Logan
Louis Logan
Gerald Gene Logan
Derold Logan
James Lee Logan

Sources (15)

  • Glady Logan, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Gladys M Logan, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Gladys Logan in entry for Hazel Peters, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 5

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.


Age 24

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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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