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Long Family of North Georgia

Haywood County, North Carolina
Formed 1808 from Buncombe County

1819 Mar 22. DB B p 30. Thomas Woodfin to Peter Long: $150. "Beginning on a hickory on Fosgeys (sp?) line, between the branch that Stephen White formerly lived on and the branch that said Woodfin now lives on..." Witnesses: Enoch Underwood and James Long. Ackn June 1819 court registered 12 Jun 1820. Acreage not listed, but description suggests a rectangle. Likely 150ac.

1820 Apr 20. DB B p 440. Micajah Eastas to George Hatfiled. 50 ac on Scotts Creek. test: Peter (X) Long, Benjamin E. Hatfield. Proven Oct 1827 court.

1820 - From a history of Jackson Co NC by Max R Williams, Editor. "....Much earlier in 1820, John Bryson, Andy Cathy, Oliver Painter, Pete Long, Thos Henson, Manson Shuler, Hugh Bryson, Silas Watson, William Watson and Enoch Underwood had organized a subscription school near Cullowee to guarantee the salary of the teacher Zeke Shuler who had been hired to teach their 16 sons and daughters in a small log house owned by Major Hamilton Bryson."

1822 Dec. 20, Land Entry #93 by Peter Long 50 acres on the waters of Scots Creek

1824 Dec. 11, Land Entry #199 by Peter Long 50 acres on the N. side of Scots Creek


1830 Census

Peter Long
Bonner Long
Michael Long 

1831 Jul 30. DB C p 120. James Cathey to James Long. $400. 67 1/2 ac on Caney Creek being Sec 18 Dis 3 of lands lately acquired from Cherokee Indians. Beg at a chinquepin on the bank of Tuckasiega river except for the part said Cathey conveyed to Henry Wood [ DB C p 191 12 Jan 1831] Wit: William Parks, Sr, John Queeen Ackn Dec 1831 court. Registered 4 Jan 1832.

1834 Nov 3. DB C p 376. John Stiles to Daniel Bryson 50 ac on Scotts Creek Part of tract Thomas Stiles now lives adj George Hatfield's corner. Wit: J. Keener, J. L. Long. Ackn Dec 1835 court.

1835 Oct. Deed 60A to John Queen from James Long [found online. I missed this one]

1836 Apr 16. DB C p 425. William Haynes to William D. Wines. 60 ac east side of Pigeon River adj John Bugg, Wines, Snider. Test: J. L. Long, S. Fitzgerald. Ackn Mar 1836 court.

1837 Marriage Bond. Bride: Dicy J Hunacutt; Groom: Jackson Cagdale; Bond Date: 02 Mar 1837; County: Haywood; Record #: 01 013; Bondsman: Charles Long; Bond #: 000065021; Comment: Daughter of Joseph

1837 Mar 20. DB C p 537. William Hooper to James Coward. 7 ac on Caney Fork part originally granted to Absolom Hooper. Sec 13 Dis 4. Test: J. Long, James Cathey. Ackn Apr 1837 court.

1837 Sep 28. DB C p 574. William Watson to the child of Enoch and Polly Underwood (his brother and sister-in-law): Peter H. and Martha Ann Underwood. Money and cows. Wit: Barnard (V) Long, jurat William R. Crawford. Proved by Long Sep 1837 court.

1839 Marriage Bond. Bride: Temperance Underwood; Groom: Philip Cope; Bond Date: 25 Jan 1839; County: Haywood; Record #: 01 023; Bondsman: George Long; Witness: J Keener; Bond #: 000065187

1840 Census

Charles Long
Loud L Long
John Long 

1850 Census

Henry Long 25 NC Farmer
Arte 31
Mary 12
Margaret 10 GA
Arte 8 NC
James 5
George 3
Elizabeth 8/12
Peter Long 90 NC
Michael Long 44 NC
Elizabeth 41
Michael 19
Peter 18
Elizabeth 15
Margaret 13
Andrew 10
Mary 8
James 5
Rhoda 2
Thomas Long 26
Elizabeth 24
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