Adella Rosetta Long

2 January 1853–17 December 1939 (Age 86)
Corton, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Adella Rosetta

When Adella Rosetta Long was born on 2 January 1853, in Corton, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Long, was 22 and her mother, Elizabeth Vout, was 20. She married John Walsh on 3 July 1879, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880 and Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 17 December 1939, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Walsh
Adella Rosetta Long
Marriage: 3 July 1879
William Ashman Walsh
Bertie Walsh
John Robert Walsh
Edith May Walsh

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 July 1879Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1855 · First schoolhouse built
    Age 2
    A schoolhouse was built on 4th North and Main Street.
    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 23
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    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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    Sources (25)

    • Della R. Walsh, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Adella in entry for William A Walsh, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Adele R Long in household of William Vout, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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