George S. Long

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George S. Long
George S. Long.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Louisiana's 8th district
In office
January 3, 1953 – March 22, 1958
Preceded byA. Leonard Allen
Succeeded byHarold McSween
Oklahoma State Representative
In office
Personal details
George Shannon Long

(1883-09-11)September 11, 1883
Tunica, Louisiana, U.S.
DiedMarch 22, 1958(1958-03-22) (aged 74)
Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.
Resting placeGreenwood Memorial Park in Pineville, Louisiana
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Mary Katherine Shindel Long (–1950; her death) Jewell Irene Tyson Long (married 1953–1958; his death)
RelationsLong family
Alma materLouisiana College
OccupationEducator, lawyer, dentist
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/service United States Army

George Shannon Long (September 11, 1883 – March 22, 1958) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Louisiana. He was also a member of the Long family.[1]

Long was born in Tunica, Louisiana, on September 11, 1883. He was the second son of Huey Pierce Long Sr. (1852–1937) and Caledonia Palestine Tison (1860–1913).

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Office of the House Historian. "Long, George Shannon (1883–1958)". Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress.

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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
A. Leonard Allen
United States Representative for the 8th Congressional District of Louisiana

George Shannon "Doc" Long

Succeeded by
Harold B. McSween