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John Long
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Birth: May 7, 1792
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 17, 1859
Houston County
Texas, USA

Texas Historical Marker - Number: 12932
Marker Title: John Long (May 7, 1792 - Oct. 17, 1859)
Year Marker Erected: 2002
South sector, Glenwood Cemetery, W. Pease Ave.
Marker Size: Grave Marker
Marker Text: John Long (May 7, 1792 - Oct. 17, 1859) Tennessee native John Long served in the War of 1812 before moving to Texas with his wife, Elizabeth, between 1836 and 1842. He and his sons, Samuel and William, were issued land certificates in Houston County and settled here, becoming involved in the early political and business development of the county. John Long served as the second chief justice (county judge) of Houston County and operated the Long Hotel and a general store on the courthouse square in Crockett. After Elizabeth's death, he married Emily Cash, and they were the parents of three children. Recorded - 2002
Family links: 
  Emily M. Cash Wootters (1835 - 1898)
  Bettie Long Smith (1854 - 1901)*
*Calculated relationship
Glenwood Cemetery
Houston County
Texas, USA
Created by: Lynna Kay Shuffield
Record added: Jul 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55329147
John Long
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John Long
Added by: Carol Hoch
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 Added: Dec. 27, 2010

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