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Long Family of North Georgia

James Long II of Burke NC > Peter Long of Fannin GA

This page last updated 16 October 2012

1. Peter LONG b abt 1793 likely in Cabarrus Co NC. He first appears in census in 1820 Burke NC, about age 27 with family. The family moved to Union Co GA from Burke NC around 1846-48. He died between 1870 and 1880.

married Nancy Mashburn, daughter of Drury Mashburn of Burke NC; She died between 1870-80

2.i Drury LONG born 1809 in Morganton, Burke, NC, and died May 17, 1877 in Fannin, GA; buried Stockhill Cem, Fannin GA

+ Margaret "Peggy" Garrett

3.i Peter L.B.  LONG (aka Peter A. Long) born December 1837 in NC; died May 09, 1884. He apparently used the alias during the Civil War as well as at other periods. The 'B' was 'Burter'. Are these different people?

+ Harriett Smart on September 13, 1857, Fannin, GA

4.i Emily D Long, b. January 01, 1859, d. May 14, 1883, Fannin, GA,

4.ii Margery A Long, b. 1876

4.iii Mary A Long, b. 1873

4.iv Drury W Long, b. 1862

4.v Josephine Long, b. October 1868, GA

4.vi Louisa M Long, b. 1864, GA, d. August 16, 1957

3.ii Joseph Crayton LONG b. Nov 15 1839 Burke NC d. Jun 29, 1905 buried Stockhill Cem. Fannin GA

source: Betty Parker article printed in Fannin County Heritage Book

+ 1st) Emeline Grasty  LONG m. Nov 5 1857 and divorced Oct 1867

4.i Susan LONG b May 15 1859

+ George Fox

4.ii Margaret Delila LONG b Aug 20 1861 Fannin Co GA

4.iii Joseph C. LONG b Mar 20 1863

+2nd) Mary Jane Garrett m Jan 23 1870 in Gilmer GA

4.iv Rebecca Louise LONG b Feb 20 1871

4.v George Washington LONG b Feb 25 1873

+ Nancy Jane Parker

4. Peter Grayson LONG b Nov 1875

+ Dovie Tilley

5.i Mack LONG of Elijay GA

5.ii Roy LONG of Elijay GA

5.iii Dee LONG of Elijay GA

5.iv Grady LONG of Michigan

5.v Ed LONG of Knoxville TN

5.vi Mary Lee LONG married MULLINAX of Ellijay GA

5.vii Annie Long married HOSEA of Michigan

5.viii Mae Belle LONG B Feb 7 1905 Fannin Co GA. Died Oct 5 1998 age 93. Married Dave Kindall.

          Mrs. Mae Bell LONG KINDALL, 93, of Route 1, Talking Rock (GA), died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, in the Mountainside Nursing Center in Jasper. She was born Feb. 7, 1905 in Fannin County, the daughter of the late Peter LONG and Dovie TILLEY LONG. She was retired from Gold-Kist and was a member of Morganton Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dave KINDALL, two sons, Spurgeon and W. L. KINDALL; and a daughter Laura Mae BANKS. Survivors include one son, E. J. KINDALL of Ypsilanti, Mich.; two daughters, Mary Nell CHESTER of Chatsworth and Louise HIGHTOWER of Talking Rock; five brothers, Mack, Roy and Dee LONG, all of Ellijay, Grady LONG of Michigan and Ed LONG of Knoxville, Tenn.; two sisters, Mary Lee MULLINAX of Ellijay and Annie HOSEA of Michigan; and 17 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren and 6 Great-great-grandchildren. Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m.from Town Creek Baptist Church with the Revs. Bobby TIMMS and Larry KINDALL officiating. Music will be by Bobby and Susan TIMMS. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Bernhardt Funeral Home of Ellijay is in charge of funeral arrangements. This announcement is a courtesy of PEEPLES Funeral Home of Chatsworth. ----------Taken from The Dalton Citizen News, Dalton, Whitfield County, GA.

4.vi Jane LONG b Mar 9 1878

4.vii Emily Elizabeth LONG b Nov 3 1880

4.viii Robert Colmon LONG b Feb 5 1883

4.ix Martin Monroe LONG b Nov 21 1885

4.x Willis Withers (?Worthman) LONG b Dec 6 1888

3.iii William G. LONG

Is this the right guy? 1880 Noontootla Fannin Co Census

William G. LONG Self M Male W 32 GA Farmer NC NC
Sarah LONG Wife M Female W 22 GA Keeping House GA GA
Migret LONG Dau S Female W 9 GA GA GA
William H. LONG Son S Male W 6 GA GA GA
Julia A. LONG Dau S Female W 4 GA GA GA
Polley LONG Dau S Female W 1 GA GA GA

3.iv George W.LONG was born Feb 20 1845, and died April 29 1930 buried Stockhill Cem Fannin GA.

+ Harriett Swaney on December 15, 1892 in Fannin, GA

4.i Blaine Long b. December 10, 1910;


4.ii Eugene Clifford Long, b. September 25, 1893, Dial, Georgia, d. September 14, 1967, Georgia,

m. (1st) MARYLOU JORDAN; m. (2nd) PRICKETT.

4.iii Collins Long, b. 1894.

4.iv Floyd P Long, b. May 05, 1896, Dial, GA; d. January 14, 1967, GA


4.v Nettie Daisy Long, b. August 24, 1898, Dial, GA, d. March 01, 1978, GA

4.vi Tamer Long, b. March 24, 1900, Dial, GA; d. April 04, 1928, GA

4.vii Paul Long, b. June 30, 1901

4.viii Lewis Long, b. 1903, Dial, GA, d. April 01, 1949, Blue Ridge, GA

m. Ader PANTER

4.ix Doctor Long, b. November 11, 1905

4.x Roy Blufford Long, b. February 05, 1908, Dial, GA d. February 14, 1967, GA

3.v Margaret LONG b. 1849, GA; d. January 17, 1938, GA; m. ______Gee

3.vi Drury LONG Jr. b. August 20, 1852, d. April 18, 1947, Gordon, GA

+ Mary Puckett on September 11, 1883 in Fannin, GA

4.i John William Long, b. April 05, 1885, Fannin, GA d. July 12, 1964, Gordon, GA

4.ii Hester Lovone Long, b. March 20, 1905, Pickens, GA d. July 26, 1934, Pickens, GA,

4.iii Mary Jane Long, b. December 26, 1892, Pickens, GA, d. January 28, 1963

4.iv Dora Elizabeth Long, b. July 27, 1890, d. September 26, 1967, Pickens, GA,

4.v Dessie Long, b. May 10, 1895 d. July 19, 1920

4.vi Dovie Roselee Long, b. August 21, 1884, d. May 09, 1955

4.vii Drury Washington Long, b. October 17, 1902, GA d. July 04, 1983

4.viii Bunyun Monroe Long, b. November 11, 1907, d. July 04, 1997, Gordon, GA

4.ix Margaret Long, b. November 11, 1899 d. January 28, 1987

4.x Homer Reid Long, b. March 28, 1897, GA

3.vii Robert LONG b abt 1854, nothing more known

3.viii Shadrack LONG b abt 1860, nothing more known

2.ii Peter Long Jr  Lived in Murray GA in 1860 census and Marshall County AL in 1870 census. Died 1900 Buried Beulah Cemetery Albertville AL

Obituary: Guntersville Democrat March 22, 1900 "Marshall. Uncle Peter Long died Sunday after a long illness. He was one of the oldest citizens of this county and was a consistant member of the Baptist church. The bereaved family have the sympathy ofthe entire community."

+ Amanda Jane Rhoades.born about 1826 in Fannin Co GA; she died 20 Mar 1912 in Marshall Co AL, age 86y 7m 6d.

3.i William Marion LONG

m. 1st) Josie Barksdale 2nd) Minnie Strawn. Lived at Sardis/Boaz AL

3.i  Nancy Jane LONG - born April 24 1854 at Fannin Co GA Died July 10 1924; Lived in Lumpkin GA.

m. William Harrison Chambers on 13 Aug 1876 in Marshall Co AL

3.iii  Henry L. W. LONG - left home just about 1900 and never heard from again

3.iv Elizer Newton LONG b. Murray County GA Lived in Albertville AL

m Mary Florence Williams. on 29 Jul 1883 at Marshall Co AL; She was born GA; died 13 Jan 1919 at Jefferson Co AL age 53; buried Beulah Cem. Albertville AL, dau of James M. Williams and wife Wiley Ann Brasher

3.v Susannah LONG - died before 1926

m. William Joseph Rutherford Jr. born about 1875 Lived in Marshall County AL., farmer; He died 30 Mar 1926 age 51 at Union Grove, Marshall Co AL, widowed (death cert), son of Joe Rutherford and Eliza Cragle (Craig)

3.vi  Eliza E. M. LONG - She is living in Marshall Co AL in 1910 census in the houshold of her sister Susannah Rutherford; She may be the M.E. Rutherford nee Long who was born 15 Sep 1865 died 14 Jan 1929, age 63y 3m 29d; Buried at Lakeview, Hall Co TX

m. William Joseph Rutherford Sr. father of the husband of Susannah Long, sister of Eliza; Lived in Jack Co TX in 1912; 1910 Jack Co TX census says divorced. Wife Eliza not in household.

3.vii Marshall Andrew LONG born 4 Mar 1868 GA; farmer; died 18 Jun 1939 in Marshall Co AL, age 71y 3m 14d, buried Beulah Cem, Albertville AL

m. 1st) Emma Whitehead 2nd) Dora Caldwell. Lived in Marshall Co. AL

3.viii Mary Maria LONG born 24 Mar1870; died 3 Nov 1942 at Albertville, Marshall Co AL, age 72

m. David Edmondson. Both buried at Beulah Cem. Albertville AL

2.iii William Henry Long b.~1835 buried Dial Cem Fannin GA

+ Susannah Free buried Myrtletree Cemetery Albertville AL

3. James Long (Ed note: A person with this name is in 1900 Polk TN census. The following is his family.) b 1860 GA

+ Sarah b 1860 SC

4. Anuer? b 1881 GA

4. Addis b 1885 GA

4. William E. b 1888 TN

4. Andrew b

4. Clarence b

3. Peter E.Long (Ed. Note: A person with this name is in 1900 Polk TN census. The following is his family. This may also be the Peter Long who appears ~1905 in Beulah Bap Church records in Albertville AL "from Mabel Church GA") b 1862 GA

+ Sarah M b 1863

4. William H. b 1886 GA

4. Levi W. b 1889 TN

4. Ida J. b 1891 AL

4. Wilburn N? b 1893 GA

4. Charles C. b 1894 GA

4. Ader b 1897 GA

3. Amanda Jane

3. William Henry "Bill"

3. John Lafayette Buried Myrtletree Cemetery Albertville AL

3. Welborn Coonie

3. Jasper N.

3. Martha C. "Mattie"

3. Simmey Marion

3. Mary K.

3. Joseph Riley Long b Oct 27 1876 d April 26 1941 Buried Henegar AL

+ (1st) Martha Stanley

4 Millie Long b 1891

4 Lillie Long

4 Martha Stanley Long

+ (2nd) Janie Ralston

+ (3rd) Sarah Ann Smith

4 Reba Long

4 Carl Long

4 Eva Long

4 Addis Long

2.iv Unknown Female b 1820-30

2.v Unknown Female b 1820-30

2.vi Unknown Female b 1820-30

2.vii Unknown Female b 1830-35

2.viii Unknown Female b 1830-35

2.ix Unknown Female b 1835-40

2.x Unknown Male b 1835-40 (Likely the James Long who is living in the HH of Peter and Nancy in 1870 Fannin census)


This family was skipped in the 1850 Fannin GA census. Peter Long appears in the 1849, 50 and 51 tax lists for Fannin); therefore, many of the children are unknown.