Thomas LONG

Male 1864 - 1939  (75 years)


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  • Name Thomas LONG 
    Born 26 Feb 1864  40 Fishamble Lane, Cork City, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth Record
    Birth Record
    Thomas Long
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 29 Apr 1900  24 Henry Street, Dublin. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Thomas became Works Manager in Robert Strahan and Co, Cabinetmakers.

    Robert Strahan, Dublin, Ireland

    Founded in 1776 as a cabinet maker, Robert Strahan & Co. grew to become one of Ireland's premiere furniture designers, exhibiting at The Great Industrial Exhibition of 1853 in Dublin. A walnut table, exhibited at the second London International Exhibition of 1862, showcased their talent for both design and manufacture. Bringing together marquetry, scrolling foliage, masks, strap work and cartouches in a piece of some merit; A fine piece displaying the influence of Thomas Hope and Richard Bridgens, it was illustrated in the Art Journal Illustrated Catalogue for the London exhibition.

    Designing and manufacturing for the Office of public works, they gained the reputation for high quality furniture and were commissioned to design and manufacture for some of the great Irish country houses such as Doneraile Court, Co. Cork and Lisnavagh, Co. Carlow.

    The Firm started out trading from 10-11 Chancery Lane. Move forward 39 years to 1815 and the firm had expanded in to 24-25 Henry Street. In 1845 it expanded further still into 5 Leister Street. In 1870 the firm moved to Abbey Street trading under the family name until 1969.
     
    Died 23 Jun 1939  St Kevins Hospital, Now St James's Hospital, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death Record
    Death Record
    Thomas Long died in St Kevins Hospital, which is now St James's Hospital in 1939.
    Buried 27 Jun 1939  Glasnevin Cemetery, Phisboro, Dublin. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Grave Location:

      BURIED IN GLASNEVIN Letter: ZL. FIGURES: 104.
      Section: ST. PATRICK'S
      No Headstone, Checked on 10 Jul 2015.
      Just a bare grass patch.
    Person ID I1511  Long Family
    Last Modified 18 Jul 2019 

    Father Nathaniel LONG,   b. 12 Jan 1834, Fishamble Lane , Cork Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1890, 38 Gould Street, Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Susan GOODMAN,   b. 10 Jan 1832, Blackrock, Co Cork Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1877, 10 Broad Lane, Cork City, Ireland. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1855  Church of St Anne Shandon, Cork Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Cert.
    Marriage Cert.
    Married in St Anne's , Shandon Street.
    Family ID F30  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bridget HURLEY,   b. 29 Nov 1867, Cork City. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1923, 5 Holles Row, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1886  St Finbarr, South Chapel, Dunbar St, Cork. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Certificate.
    Marriage Certificate.
    Thomas & Bridget married in St Finbarrs South Chapel Cork.
    Children 
    +1. Susan LONG,   b. 14 Jul 1886, 15 Friar Street, Cork City. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1937, Mater Hospital, Dublin. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    +2. Richard Joseph LONG,   b. 13 Sep 1887, 15 Friar Street, Cork City. Cork Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1960, 1 O'Rahilly Avenue, Clonmel, Co Tipperary. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +3. Nathaniel LONG,   b. 12 Jul 1892, Cork City. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1958, 5 Holles Row, Dublin , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +4. Catherine LONG,   b. 30 Nov 1893, 60 Eblana Villas, Dublin. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mary Ellen. LONG,   b. 9 Feb 1896, 60 Eblana Villas, Dublin. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Thomas Joseph LONG,   b. 7 Mar 1898, 60 Eblana Villas, Dublin. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1925, 147 Lr Rathmines Road, Dublin 6. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
    +7. Henry LONG,   b. 22 Oct 1900, Holles Street Hospital, Dublin. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Margaret LONG,   b. 24 Mar 1903, Holles Street Hospital, Dublin. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Sydney LONG,   b. 10 Oct 1905, Dublin Southside. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1932, 172 Pearse Street, Dublin. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     10. Michael LONG,   b. 24 Sep 1907, Holles Street Hospital. Dublin. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2011 
    Family ID F487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Workshop Crest
    Workshop Crest
    Thomas was the Workshop Manager from c 1895 until 1940, of Robert Strahan shop ...

    Census
    1901 Dublin Census.
    1901 Dublin Census.
    Long family are living in McClean Lane, Dublin.
    1911 Dublin Census
    1911 Dublin Census
    Long Family now living at Holles Row, Dublin.