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George Shannon Long was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Louisiana. He was also a member of the Long family.[1]

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, West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, U.S.
DiedMarch 22, 1958(1958-03-22) (aged 74)
Bethesda, Maryland
Resting placeGreenwood Memorial Park in Pineville, Louisiana
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)(1) Mary Katherine Shindel Long (–1950; her death)
(2) Jewell Irene Tyson Long (married 1953–1958; his death)
Alma materLouisiana College
OccupationEducator, lawyer, dentist
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/service United States Army

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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