Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday - Allen Madison Long

In memory of our dear father
FEB. 14, 1849
JULY 23, 1935
Gone, but not forgotten.
Allen Madison Long was the 8th of 11 children born to Thomas LONG and his wife, Emily BEAN.
In 1870 he married Harriet RAINES [1846-1879], from Greenville, Monroe, West Virginia. They had 4 children:
Minta B. (b.1871)
Lenoria Estelle (1874-1925)
Rachel A. (b. 1876)
Overton Bergis (1877-1953)
After the death of Rache, Allen married (2) Matilda Ellen Raines (1853-1921) in 1880. They went on to have 8 children:
Eliza Ellen (1880-1966)
James Madison (1883-1954)
Oral Jefferson (1885-1956)
Henry Harrison (1888-1968)
Nannie Mae (1890-1963)
Edele Gertrude (1893-1980)
John William (1894-1965)
Oscar Earnest (1899-1967)
Allen Madison is buried at ...

...Red Sulphur Springs Church Cemetery, Red Sulphur Springs, Monroe, West Virginia.

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