David Vail1

M, b. 23 July 1763, d. 28 September 1849
FatherWilliam Vail b. c 1733
MotherPhebe Vail b. c 1725
     David was born on Saturday, 23 July 1763 in Chester, Orange County, New York. David married Elizabeth Smith in 1783 in Orange County, New York. By Elder Carr of Goshen. He moved from Goshen to Smith's Cove, at the head of Long Pond. About 1789, he removed to Shawangunk. Sometime after 1805, he moved to Newfield, Tioga County, New York he was a weaver. Late in life he removed with his son to Huron Count7, Ohio. David's wife, Elizabeth, died on 20 March 1837 in Newfield, Tioga County, New York, leaving him a widower. David married 2nd Sally Dill Mosier on 5 July 1839 in New York. David departed this life on Friday, 28 September 1849 in Huron County, Ohio.

Family 1

Elizabeth Smith b. 12 Sep 1764, d. 20 Mar 1837

Family 2

Sally Dill Mosier b. 12 May 1807


  1. [S464] Henry Hobart Vail, Genealogy of some of the Vail family descended from Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639,
    pages 108-111 - no. 70 David Vail [William,Benjamin,3 John,2 Jeremiaht], b. at Chester. Orange Co., N. Y., 23 July, 1763; m. 1st in 17S3, by Elder Carr of Goshen, N. Y., Elizabeth Smith, b. 12 Sept., 1764, dau. of John Smith. She d. at Newfield, N. Y., 29 Ma., 1837; m. 2d, 5 July, 1839, Sally Dill Mosier, b. 12 May, 1807, dau. of Hughy Mosier and Sarah Post.
    David Vail moved from Goshen, Orange Co., to Smith's Cove, at the head of Long Pond, where he lived until about 1789, when he removed to Shawangunk. He removed to Newfield, Tompkins Co., N. Y., after 1805. There his occupation was that of a weaver. Late in life he removed with his son to Huron Count7, Ohio, where he died September 28, 1849. Children:

    I Elizabeth, b. 12 Sept., 1784; probably died in infancy.
    ii John b. 26 Aug., 1785; m. 1st Mary Gail.
    iii Phebe b. 29 July, 1786; m. 20 Dec., 1806, Benjamin Horton, b. 7 July, 1787, son of Joseph Horton and Juliana Dicker; d. at New Milford, Ill., 6 Dec., 1848. They lived at Rockford, Ill. Children :
    1Se also Eager's History of Orange Bounty, page 500
    iv AZBAH, b. 8 Aug., 1788; m. Edward Jones. About 1830, Azuba Jones and four children died within one month. Caleb Jones and Elizabeth Jones survived.
    V HANNAH, b. 4 Sept., 1790, at Wallkill; in. 1st, 12 Apr.. 1810, John Plant, b. 11 Feb., 1788, son of Leonard Plant and Sally Taylor. He d. 3 Jan., 1816. She in. 2d William Annis, b. 21 Aug., 1798, son of William Annis and Thankful Bowdish. He was a farmer at Genesee Fork, Potter CD., Pa. Children, first six b. in New-field, Tompkins Co., N. Y., the others in Canisteo, Steuben Co., N. Y.:
    Vi ELIZABETH, b. 7 Nov., 1793. at Chester, Orange Co., N. Y.; m. 21 Mch., 1820, Henry H. Lindermann, b. at Wallkill in Orange Co., N. Y., S Jan., 1796, son of David Lindermann and Margaret Traver. Occupation, farmer at North Lansing, Tompkins Co., N. Y.
    Vii HrLDAH, b. at Smith's Cove, N. Y., 26 Feb., 1795; ra. 5 July , 1813, Leonard Plant, son of Leonard Plant and
    Sarah Taylor, b. 11 Apr.. 1790. Occupation, a farmer at Litchfield, Bradford Co., Pa.
    viii WILLIAM, b. 10 May, 1797; m. 1st Hannah Plant.
    ix CYNTHIA, b. 1 Jan., 1800, at Shawanzunk, Township, Orange Co., N. Y.; m. by Jared Patchen, Esq., Richard Fish, b. 13 July, 1794, son of David Fish and Mary Williams of Stroudsburg, Northampton Co., Pa. They lived at Litchfield, Pa. He was a farmer and glover. Children, eight born in Newfield and four in Danby
    x DAVID Sawn!, b. 18 Nov., 1801; m. Mary Lindermann.
    xi MARTHA, b. 18 Jan., 1804; m. at Newfield, N. Y., 11 Jan., 1824, Joseph Lindemann, b. in Ulster County, N. Y., 28 Dec., 1798, son of David Lindermann and Margaret Traver. Occupation, farmer at Carlisle, Lorain Co.. Ohio. Children:.