Josiah Vail1

M, b. circa 1700
FatherJohn Vail b. 1663, d. 18 Aug 1737
MotherGrace Braddick b. 1666, d. 18 May 1751
     Josiah was born circa 1700 in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. He did not appear on the 1698 census with his parents. Josiah married Patience Corwin on 25 February 1724 in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York.2 Josiah removed in 1728 to Orange County, New York.


Patience Corwin b. c 1706


  1. [S464] Henry Hobart Vail, Genealogy of some of the Vail family descended from Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639, page 37 - Josiah [John,- Jeremiah'], b. at Southold about 1693; m. 25 Feb., 1724, Patience Corwin. Removed m. 1728 to Orange County, N. Y. Children: Isaiah, b. at Southold, 27 Sept., 1731; m. Abigail Meeker; Phebe, m. her cousin, William Vail, son of Benjamin; Daniel, b. 19 Feb., 1745; m. Elizabeth Smith.
    It is very possible that there were other children in this family. The date of Josiah Vail's death is unknown; no record of will has been found at Goshen.
  2. [S181] William Salmon, The Salmon Records, a Private Registar of Marriages & Deaths of the Residents of the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, N.Y., and of persons more or less closely associated with that place, 1696-1811., page 79 [originally 123] - Josiah Vail & Patience Curwin married 25 Mar. 1724.