|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1858|
|Death: ||Jan. 18, 1933|
Eliza was the daughter of William K. LIBBY, b 1820 Maine, and Anna PHETTEPLACE, b 1832, Jackson Co. Her parents lived in Milton Twp, Jackson County after the 1850 census.
Abraham Zinn was the son of William Adam Long, b Jackson Co. and Sarah Zinn, b Adams Co.
Abraham Z.Long married Eliza Libby on Dec 3, 1876, Jackson County.
Abraham, a farmer, and Eliza were the parents of five children, the first two born in Milton Twp, Jackson County: NELLIE ANGELINE, b Feb 12, 1878; DORA RUTICIA, b Nov 7, 1879; JAMES MARION, b Aug 22, 1882, Wilkesville; CHAUNCEY MILLER, b Jun 18, 1885, Wilkesville; and EMORY WILLIAM, b Jun 17, 1891, Wilkesville.
Emory William Long, 27Y 4M, single, employee of the family farm, enlisted in the National Army on May 27, 1918; assigned to Co A, 325 Machine Gun Btn, transferred to Co F, 309 Engineering Btn, Sep 9, 1918, American Expeditionary Forces,France, died Oct 11, 1918, from pneumonia, 27Y 9M.
Daughter Nellie Angeline married Joshua Romine Morton, b 1877, Meigs Co, son of Wm A. Morton & Emma Jane Dilworth. They moved to Athens, O. when Joshua was employed by Ohio University as a Professor of Chemistry. Joshua Romine (1877-1957) and Nellie Angeline (1878-1964) Morton are buried at Mt. Olive Cemetery, Meigs County. Both died in Athens.
Son James Marion, a farmer, married Berta W. Harkins, b 1879, Meigs Co, daughter of Daniel Mercer Harkins and Anise Longstreth. Berta W. died in Jul 20,1959, Wilkesville; James M. died Dec 13, 1961; their place of burial is not known.
Son Chauncey Miller, a farmer, married Nellie Whittington, b 1889, Brown Co, KS. Chauncey Miller (1885-1960) and Nellie (1889-1967)are buried at Vinton Memorial Cemetery, Gallia County. Both died in Wilkesville.
Daughter Dora Ruticia did not marry; she lived at home.
Eliza Libby Long died from influenza, followed by a stroke, 74Y 1M 25D
William K. Libby (1820 - 1894)
Anna Phetteplace Libby (1832 - 1916)
Abraham Zinn Long (1851 - 1923)
Emory William Long (1891 - 1918)*
Created by: ccalvin
Record added: Dec 07, 2011
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