John A Long

6 March 1877–16 June 1912 (Age 35)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of John A

When John A Long was born on 6 March 1877, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Brown Long, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth Ellen Baucom, was 24. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Mollie Green. He lived in Lewisville, Chester, South Carolina, United States in 1910. He died on 16 June 1912, in South Carolina, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Lando, Chester, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John A Long
Mollie Green
William Henry Long
Lula Long
Lethia Long Jennings

Spouse and Children


    Mollie Green





    Lula Long


    Lethia Long Jennings


Parents and Siblings


    Elizabeth Ellen Baucom





    James Long


    Atlas Long



World Events (8)

1878 · Liberian Exodus

Age 1

April 21, 1878, around 206 African Americans boarde the ship Azor for Liberia.The cause for this is with the rise of political power, it makes life even harder for the African Americans.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 13

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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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Sources (3)

  • John Long, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jno A Long in household of H B Long, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jno A Long in household of H B Long, "United States Census, 1880"

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