The Long Surname DNA Project

Including Longe, Lang, O'Long and Other Variations

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A resource for genealogists researching the LONG surname on the Internet.   Please report broken links to the Administrator. 

Long Family Progenitors ( A listing of early Long immigrants that have living descendants for which we have a Y-DNA haplotype in the FamilyTreeDNA database)

The Long Family Genealogy Forum

RootsWeb - Ancestry LONG SURNAME Forum

History of the Long Surname 

Long Surname Facebook Group

Longs, Members & Patriots - Daughters of the American Revolution

Ancestry of Joseph Long of the Valley of Virginia is a paper describing Gerald Edward Jones' research relating to the genealogy of Joseph Long (July 1770 - January 1837) of Botetourt, Wythe and Russell Counties, Virginia and Bedford County, Tennessee and his wife Catherine Foster (January 1770 - July 1811.) Electronic copies of this paper are
available from Mr. Jones at

Long Family Websites

Know of a "Long Family" website not listed below?  If so, please forward the URL to the Administrator. is Cheryl Long's book "Inheriting the Earth: The Long family's 500 year reign in Wiltshire" a fascinating glimpse into the often colorful, sometimes tragic history of an elite Wiltshire family. - Ware Long & Early Virginia Longs  This is a private website that requires a login ID and password. Contact Chris Thiessen

John Wesley Long b.1785 of Loudon County Virginia

Youghal Genealogy - Long Family Data

Major Thomas Long Of Baltimore

Nickel Lang Family - Berks Co, PA

J. P. Long - History of Butler County (Kansas)

Asa Long of Lawrence, Co, Arkansas

Almance Co, North Carolina Long Family Civil War Papers

Long Family of Norfolk, England

Johannes Long of Rowans Co, NC Family

Harry Mordecai Long Family

South Wraxall Longs

The Deobalt Long Line

The Long-Lang Surname

New England Longs

Long Family of Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England,

Descendants of Jacob Long and Catherine Friedly of Franklin Co., PA

Descendants of Solomon Long and Anna Lindberg

Jacob H. Long family in Quinter, Kansas

John H. Long and Susanna Hull Family of Virginia/West Virginia

Irish Long Family of Lauderdale Co, Alabama

Long Family Records

Henry Clay Long Family of Virginia & Kentucky

Irish Catholic Longs

Descendants of Alfred Long SC>TN

Gloud Long Family

Tobias Long Family of Wood Co. TX > TN

No website, but contact info provided:  In a message dated 8/4/06 1:08:12 AM Eastern Daylight Time, wrote:  My uncle was David Allison Long his son was David Allison Long, JR. b 31 Jan 1855 in Thomasville, Davidson, NC. His father was John Long/ wife Cathrine John Long b 1817 in PA. census place: South Hanover, Dauphin, PA. Catharine Long b 1823 in PA. I also have the descendants of Thomas Long, George Long/Catherine Myers, John Long/ Susannah Grimes, Rosanna Long m George Grimes, Mary Magdalena Long b1793 and m George Myers, Elizabeth Long m Valentine Sowers, Thomas Long b 1818, m Elizabeth Ferguson and a second wife, Amanda Berrier. Frances R. Draper . Bill, if you want to post this, you may. I have more ancestors if interested. My email address:

Descendants of Johann Friedrich Lange born April 11, 1817 in Zulow, Germany

Long Family of North Georgia    This website specifically researches the ancestry of members of a Long family that lived at various times in Fannin County, Gilmer County, and Union County Georgia. It also researches their relatives who lived primarily in Jackson and Graham County North Carolina as well as those who lived in Blount County Tennessee. Other miscellaneous Long families are also profiled.

Early Massachusetts Long Family

Tobias Long of Hardin Co.

The Descendants of John Long, Sr. of Maryland (1685-1746)   Downloadable book, (Microsoft Word file) by Leroy F. Eastes,

The George Horace Long Family  A Trinidad, Colorado Long Family.  George Horace Long was the son of Benjamin Long and Sarah Eddins who were married on December 10, 1804 in Madison County, Virginia.

The Descendants of Layton Long and Rebecca Jane Gibson

"The Long Journey West - The Long Family of Old Rappahannock," by Janice Lee Brannon a descendant of Brumfield Long.  This book is of interest to those researching early Virginia families.  Click on link to download.  See also "Brumfield Long, Sr of Virginia at: LongProgenitors.htm

William Henry Long (b.1782) and Anna Buchanan of Washington Co. VA

Descendants of Edward and Jane Jones Long  Edward Long was born about 1737 in Pennsylvania to Thomas and Martha Thatcher Long. He married Jane Jones January 17, 1762 in Augusta County Virginia. About 1767 the family had relocated to Loudoun County. From 1777 to 1781 Edward served with Capt Chrystie's Co, 3rd PA Regt under Col. Craig. He was involved with the Pennsylvania Line mutiny. After the war the family relocated to Pittsylvania County where Edward died in 1806 and Jane in 1821.

Long Surname Page of the Genealogy Wise social network

Long Families in Pennsylvania page of the Genealogy Wise social network

Descendants of James Kinchen Long of Northampton, NC

Did William Henry Long Ride with The Sundance Kid and the Wild Bunch? See also:

The Long Family Tree, the family tree of Alan Long of Dublin, Cork, Ireland. Descendants of Nathaniel Long b. 1770, Cork City, Ireland

"Long Family Records" compiled by J. Montgomery Seaver, 1929 (pdf document)

Descendants of John Long of Grainger County, TN

Philip Long of Germany  Philipp Lange. Born in 1756-7. Lives in Wirmighausen in 1775 where he enlists in the 3rd Waldeck. Arrives in New York(1776). POW and deserts(1777). Deserts in August 1778. Deserts again from WFRF(1781), a Loyalist militia. Enlists in KAR from 1781-1783. Emigrates to Canada with Loyalists(1783). Marries Julie Couillard(1792). Courier from Quebec to Fredericton for 19 years. Moves from Lac Témiscouata to Clair NB in 1827. Dies in 1832. Since his enlistment in the WFRF, he became Philip Long.   

The Long Family in Decatur County Tennessee 

William Henley Long Family of  part of Sumpter Co., AL that later became part of Choctaw County, AL.





Revised:  04/07/2020