Charles Wigram Long
Long was the son of Charles Long, who was Archdeacon of the East Riding of Yorkshire, and his wife Anna Maria, the daughter of Sir Robert Wigram, 1st Baronet. He entered the Royal Artillery in 1860, becoming a Captain (land) in 1874, a Brevet Major in 1881, and a Lieutenant-Colonel (retired) in 1886. He later became a Justice of the Peace and a Deputy Lieutenant of Worcestershire.
He was elected at the 1895 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Evesham division of Worcestershire, and held the seat until he stood down at the January 1910 general election.
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "E" (part 2)[self-published source][better source needed]
- Debrett's House of Commons and the Judicial Bench 1901. London: Dean & Son. 1901. p. 90.
- Craig, F. W. S. (1989) . British parliamentary election results 1885–1918 (2nd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. p. 422. ISBN 0-900178-27-2.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Charles Long
|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
Sir Edmund Lechmere, Bt
|Member of Parliament for Evesham
1895 – January 1910