Ruth Anne Long

Brief Life History of Ruth Anne

When Ruth Anne Long was born about 1703, in Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America, her father, Colonel Thomas Long III, was 26 and her mother, Susanna Jane Mead, was 27. She married Nicholas Haile III on 25 December 1723, in Saint Pauls Episcopal Church, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1763, in Somerset, Maryland, British Colonial America, at the age of 61.

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Nicholas Haile III
Ruth Anne Long
Marriage: 25 December 1723
Lieutenant Nicholas Haile IV
Susannah Haile
Mary Haile
Anne Haile
Shadrack Haile Sr.
Meshack Haile
Abednego Haile
Captain John Haile

Sources (21)

  • Global, Find A Grave Index for Burials at Sea and other Select Burial Locations, 1300s-Current
  • Anne in entry for Mary Haile, "Maryland Births and Christenings, 1650-1995"
  • Anne in entry for Susanha Haile, "Maryland Births and Christenings, 1650-1995"

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1758 · Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

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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