Sarah J. Long

1868–
Cooke, Texas, United States

The Life of Sarah J.

When Sarah J. Long was born in 1868, in Cooke, Texas, United States, her father, Samuel E Long, was 28 and her mother, Emily Etta Henkle, was 19. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Cooke, Texas, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

Samuel E Long
1840–
Emily Etta Henkle
1849–1929
Sarah J. Long
1868–
Charles W Long
1869–
Ellen Melvina Long
1872–1940

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 0

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 2

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 32

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: nickname for a tall person, from Old English lang, long, Old French long ‘long’, ‘tall’ (equivalent to Latin longus).2 Irish (Ulster (Armagh) and Munster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Longáin ( see Langan ).3 Chinese 龙: from the name of an official treasurer called Long, who lived during the reign of the model emperor Shun ( 2257–2205 bc ). his descendants adopted this name as their surname. Additionally, a branch of the Liu clan ( see Lau 1), descendants of Liu Lei , who supposedly had the ability to handle dragons, was granted the name Yu-Long (meaning roughly ‘resistor of dragons’) by the Xia emperor Kong Jia ( 1879–1849 bc ). Some descendants later simplified Yu-Long to Long and adopted it as their surname.

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

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  • Sarah J Long in household of Samuel E Long, "United States Census, 1870"
  • 1870 US Census Texas - Emily Hinkle

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