Martha Marie Long

27 December 1903–8 May 1999 (Age 95)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Martha Marie

When Martha Marie Long was born on 27 December 1903, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Orange McHenry Long, was 28 and her mother, Della S. Wheeler, was 23. She married Samuel Ford Pollock in 1926, in United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Eastlake, Lake, Ohio, United States in 1999 and Tabor City, Columbus, North Carolina, United States in 2006. She died on 8 May 1999, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Ford Pollock
1906–1933
Martha Marie Long
1903–1999
Marriage: 1926
Claudia Ermena Haskins
1926–1993
Roy Eugene Pollock
1928–2006
Robert Lee Pollock Sr.
1932–1993

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Ford Pollock

    Male1906–1933Male

    Female1903–1999Female

MARRIAGE
1926
United States
children

(3)

    Claudia Ermena Haskins

    Female1926–1993Female

    Roy Eugene Pollock

    Male1928–2006Male

    Robert Lee Pollock Sr.

    Male1932–1993Male

Parents and Siblings

    Orange McHenry Long

    Male1875–1966Male

    Della S. Wheeler

    Female1880–1965Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1898–1989Male

    Female1903–1999Female

    Melvin Eugene Long

    Male1909–1973Male

    Ruth Leola Long

    Female1911–2009Female

    Hilda Leona Long

    Female1917–2007Female

World Events (8)

1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 2

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 15

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1929

Age 26

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

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Martha Lang in household of Orange Lang, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Martha M Pollock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Martha M Long in household of Orange M Long, "United States Census, 1910"

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