Abigail Vail1,2

F, b. before 18 May 1644
FatherJeremiah Vail b. c 1618, d. b 19 Oct 1687
MotherCatharine (?) d. c 1659
     Abigail was born in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts. On 18 May 1644, she was christened in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, at the First Church. Abigail married Captain Joseph Horton, son of Barnabas Horton and Anne Smith, in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. Abigail may have been Joseph's second wife.


Captain Joseph Horton b. 1625, d. b 1696


  1. [S464] Henry Hobart Vail, Genealogy of some of the Vail family descended from Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639, page 29 - ABIGAIL, baptized at First Church, Salem, Mass., 18 May, 1644; m. at Southold, L. I., Joseph Horton, son of Barnabas Horton. She was probably his second wife. About 1685 they removed to Westchester County, N. Y., but returned later to Southold. See Moore's Index, p. M.
  2. [S342] Wayland Jefferson, Southold Town, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York, page 34 - ABIGAIL Vail-2 m. Joseph Horton, had issue: Joseph, John, Benjamin and Janetz (Horton).