James Long1

#27355, (2 August 1830 - 29 June 1916)
Father*Samuel Long1 (c 1794 - )
Mother*Nancy Whaley1 (c 1800 - 1878)
Birth*2 August 1830He was born on 2 August 1830 at St. Francois Co., MissouriG.1 
14 August 1850He appeared on the census of 14 August 1850 in the household of William Long and Mary Parkinson, age 21; (neis. George and Catherine Casey, fam. 117; John and Julia Casey, fam. 114.)2 
Death*29 June 1916He died on 29 June 1916 at Washington Co., MissouriG, at age 85.3 
Burial*He was buried at Presbyterian Cemetery, Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.3 


  1. [S1809] History of Franklin, Jefferson, Washington, Crawford & Gasconade Counties, Missouri (Chicago: Goodspeed Publishing Company, 1888), p. 1001. This names his mother as Mary Whaley, b. Culpepper Co. VA, but the previous biography for William Long correctly names the mother as Nancy Whaley.
  2. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. William (32), b. MO, farmer, real estate value $2500; Mary (22), b. MO.
  3. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, Stone grave marker. James Long, 2 Aug 1830 - 29 Jun 1916. Narrative: son of Samuel Long and Nanct Whaley, marr. Bettie M Poston, 1862; dau. Lily A Long, marr. Nichols. Memorial 5276427, created by Larry G. Flesher, photo added by Katie.