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Nimrod Washington Long

Male 1800 - 1874  (74 years)


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  • Name Nimrod Washington Long  [1
    Born 7 Feb 1800 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1826  Twiggs County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1830  Twiggs County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence Apr 1837  Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1840  Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1850  Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 22 Dec 1874  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery, Uchee, Russell, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for Nimrod W Long
    Findagrave memorial for Nimrod W Long
    Created by: J Lowery
    Record added: May 21, 2009
    Photographed
    Find A Grave Memorial# 37337271
    Person ID I14032  Dickinson
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2015 

    Family 1 Catherine Davis,   b. 3 Nov 1804,   d. 20 Aug 1840, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 22 Mar 1821  Baldwin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Lucy Apperson Long,   b. 11 May 1822, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1915, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)  [Birth]
     2. Evans Davis Long,   b. 8 Apr 1824, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1851, Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)  [Birth]
     3. George W Long,   b. 25 Sep 1825, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1880, Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Malachi L Long, M.D.,   b. 13 Dec 1827, Twiggs County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Oct 1910, Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
     5. Margaret Aisley Long,   b. 10 Mar 1833, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1928, Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  [Birth]
     6. Nimrod W E Long,   b. 25 Mar 1834, Upson County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1925, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [Birth]
     7. Catherine Lucinda Long,   b. 11 Sep 1836, Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1883, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [Birth]
     8. Frances Elizabeth Long,   b. 31 Dec 1838, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1889, Columbus, Muscogee, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F4243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sophia Thomas,   b. 11 Mar 1811, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1865, Spring Hill, Barbour, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1840  Macon County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Grisby Thomas Long,   b. 10 Feb 1842, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1898, Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Zachary Taylor Long,   b. 20 Feb 1849, Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1852, Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F4241  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Mar 1821 - Baldwin County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1826 - Twiggs County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1830 - Twiggs County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1837 - Russell County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1840 - Russell County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Dec 1840 - Macon County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Russell County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery, Uchee, Russell, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336383] U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 [database on-line], (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.), SAR Membership Number: 72193, application of Joseph Judson Smith, Jr., .

    2. [S036369] Georgia Tax Digest, 1789-1799, (Morrow, Georgia: Georgia Archives).

    3. [S014596] 1830 United States Federal Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Census Place: Twiggs, Georgia; Series: M19; Roll: 21; Page: 66; Family History Library Film: 0007041.
      Name: Nimrod W Long
      Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Twiggs, Georgia
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1

      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1

      Slaves - Males - Under 10: 6
      Slaves - Males - 10 thru 23: 2
      Slaves - Males - 24 thru 35: 2
      Slaves - Males - 36 thru 54: 2

      Slaves - Females - Under 10: 3
      Slaves - Females - 10 thru 23: 3
      Slaves - Females - 24 thru 35: 1
      Slaves - Females - 36 thru 54: 2
      Slaves - Females - 55 thru 99: 1

      Free White Persons - Under 20: 6
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 4
      Total Free White Persons: 10
      Total Slaves: 22
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 32

    4. [S54] Automated Records Project; Federal Land Patents, State Volumes, Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records, (Springfield, Virginia: Bureau of Land Management, Eastern States, 2007), http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/.

    5. [S022760] 1840 United States Federal Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administratio, 1840n), Census Place: Russell, Alabama; Roll: 15; Page: 3; Image: 612; Family History Library Film: 0002335.
      Name: N W Long
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Russell, Alabama

      Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1

      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 60 thru 69: 1

      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 7
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 10
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 4
      Total Free White Persons: 15
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 15

    6. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850), Census Place: Russell, Alabama; Roll: M432_14; Page: 99B; Image: 463.
      Name: Nimrod Long
      Age: 50
      Birth Year: abt 1800
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home in 1850: Russell, Alabama
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 1386

      Nimrod Long 50
      Sarah Long 52
      Sophia Long 40
      James Long 20
      Malichi Long 22

      Washington [Lary] Long 19

      Samuel Long 17
      Margaret Long 18
      Minard Long 16
      Catherine Long 14
      Frances Long 12

      Charlton Thompson 12

      Gregsby [Long] Thompson 10
      Laura [Long] Thompson 6
      Fredrick [Long] Thompson 4
      Zachery [Long] Thompson 2
      James [Long] Thompson 1

      Parenthetical information added. Charlton Thompson is the son of Sophia Thomas Long and her third husband, Charlton Thompson of San Augustine, Texas. The children which precede are those which are the issue of Nimrod Long and his first wife, Catherine Davie, and those which follow are those of Sophia and Long. Washington was the son of Sophia and her second husband, Samuel Lary.


    7. [S007817] Georgia Marriages to 1850, Jordan R. Dodd, (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc., 1997).

    8. [S038634] Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Alabama Center for Health Statistics; Alabama Marriage Index, 1936-1969; Alabama Center for Health Statistics, Montgomery, Alabama; Dodd, Jordan R., et. al. Early American Marriages: Alabama to 1825, Bountiful, UT: Precision Indexing Publishers, 19xx; Hunting For Bears, comp. Alabama marriage information taken from county courthouse records. Many of these records were extracted from copies of the original records in microfilm, microfiche, or book format, located at the Family History Library; Dodd, Jordan R., comp. Early American Marriages: Alabama, 1800 to 1920.).
      Name: MRS Sophia Thompson
      Spouse: Nimrod M Long
      Marriage Date: 29 Dec 1840
      County: Macon
      State: Alabama
      Source information: Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research