Ellen Vail1

(say 1825 - )
Last EditedDec 31, 2015

Family

John Phalen b. s 1825
Marriage Principal=John Phalen1 
Child
Birthsay 1825 1 
Married Name Phelan1 
Marriage Principal=John Phalen1 
(Witness) Baptism29 July 1851 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Patrick Breen & Ellen Mooney. Witnesses were Pat Breen & Ellen Vail.; Principal=Phillip Breen2 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Selena Ann Phalen, June 23, 1851.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Phillip Breen, July 29, 1851.

Ellen Vail1

(circa August 1845 - )
Last EditedJul 4, 2016
FatherMichael Vail1 b. s 1820
MotherHannah Davis1 b. s 1820
Birthcirca August 1845 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism23 August 1845 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Michael Viel (sic) and Muriel Davis. Witnesses were Robert Viel and Mary Fagan.; Witness=Robert Vail1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Ellen Viel (Vail), 23 August 1845.

Ellen Vail1

(circa 1872 - )
Last EditedJun 20, 2017
FatherMichael Vail1 b. c 1836
MotherEmily Armstrong1 b. c 1845, d. Aug 1915
Birthcirca 1872 Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Canada Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MV6G-ZJ5 : 18 November 2014), Michael Vail, Ward no. 5, Halifax City, Nova Scotia, Canada; citing p. 171; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13168, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,804.

Emily Valentine Vail1,2

(13 February 1879 - 27 September 1948)
Last EditedJun 21, 2017
FatherMichael Vail1 b. c 1836
MotherEmily Armstrong1 b. c 1845, d. Aug 1915
Birth13 February 1879 Nova Scotia, Canada; Interestingly, her death certificate states that she was born on February 13, 1879 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. However, the 1881 and 1891 Census states she was born in 1874. Was there another child named Emily who had died before the 1881 Census?1,2 
Death27 September 1948 Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada; Death Certificate states: Emily Valentine Veale of 146 1/2 Oxford Street in Halifax died in the Halifax Infirmary on Sept. 27, 1948. She had lived in Halifax all her life and was born there on 13 February 1879. She was female, Canadian, English and single, aged 69 years, 7 months and 14 days. She was a spinster. Her father was Michael Veale born Nfld. and her mother Emily Armstrong, born there also. She died of apoplexy secondary to hypertension. She was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery in Halifax on September 29th. The informant for the death certificate was "her sister, Anna May Veale" of the same address.2 
Burial29 September 1948 Holy Cross Cemetery, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada2 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Canada Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MV6G-ZJ5 : 18 November 2014), Michael Vail, Ward no. 5, Halifax City, Nova Scotia, Canada; citing p. 171; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13168, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,804.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Nova Scotia Deaths, 1890-1955," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-D1J4-F1 : 23 April 2015), Halifax > 1948 > image 1069 of 1450; Nova Scotia Archives, Halifax. Listing for death of Emily Valentine Veale on September 27, 1948.

John Vail1

(circa 1924 - 1971)
Last EditedSep 29, 2015
FatherMichael Vail2 b. 1893, d. 1960
MotherMaud (?)2
Birthcirca 1924 Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada2 
(Resident) Census1945 Dwelling #93, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Michael Vail, listed as head of Dwelling #93, father, married, 51. Living with him:
Maud, mother (really wife), married, 54.
John, son, single, 21.
Helen, daughter, single, 24.; Principal=Michael Vail2 
Death1971 1 
Burial1971 Old St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Gravestone states: John Vail 1924 - 1971, erected by their family. On stone with Michael Vail, (1893 - 1960) who is assumed his father.1 

Citations

  1. [S1061] Archives Canada, online www.bac-lac.gc.ca, Soldiers of the First World War: 1914-1918. Entry for Patrick Vail, Reg. # 4051067.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of 1945 Census for Placentia & St. Mary's, Newfoundland, contributed by Frank Fitzpatrick, 2002. Listing for Dwelling #93, Michael Vail, head of household.

John Vail1

(say 1825 - )
Last EditedSep 30, 2015
Birthsay 1825 1 
(Witness) Baptism11 October 1852 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as William Cahill & Mary Burke. Witnesses are John Vail & Johanna Burke.; Principal=Judith Cahill1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Judith Cahill, October 11, 1852.

Mary Vail1

(say 1855 - )
Last EditedAug 7, 2016

Family

Gregory McGrath b. s 1855
Marriage11 January 1880 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married Gregory McGrath and Mary Veal (sic). Witn: John Power and Ann Brown. by Father R. O'Donnell."; Principal=Gregory McGrath2 
Children
Birthsay 1855 1 
Marriage11 January 1880 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married Gregory McGrath and Mary Veal (sic). Witn: John Power and Ann Brown. by Father R. O'Donnell."; Principal=Gregory McGrath2 
Married Name11 January 1880 McGrath3 
(Witness) Baptism13 May 1892 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Michael Cahill & Elizabeth Vail. Witnesses were Albert Mahoney & Mary Vail.; Principal=Patrick Cahill4 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Patrick McGrath, October 3, 1880.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 13, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, Marriages 1844-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of Gregory McGrath and Mary Veal (sic), 11 January 1880.
  3. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 13, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, Marriages 1844-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of Gregory McGrath and Mary Veal (sic).
  4. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Patrick Cahill, May 13, 1892.
  5. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Mary Ellen McGrath, 29 June 1882.
  6. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Hannah McGrath, January 1, 1884.

Mary Vail1

(say 1825 - )
Last EditedFeb 20, 2017

Family

Thomas Phalen b. s 1825
Marriage Groom=Thomas Phalen1 
Child
Birthsay 1825 1 
Marriage Groom=Thomas Phalen1 
Married Name Phalen1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Baptisms 1843-90 for Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for baptism of Frances Phalen, 06 February 1849.

Michael Vail1

( - March 1875)
Last EditedOct 17, 2015

Family

Child
Occupation1864 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Listed in the Hutchinson's Newfoundland Directory as Michael Vail, fisherman, St. Mary's.1 
DeathMarch 1875 St. Vincent's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Michael and his son died from the cold while marooned on an ice flow after having been involved in the shipping disaster of the S.S. Violette.2 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Canada, City and Area Directories, 1819-1906 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Hutchinson's Newfoundland Directory, 1864-65. Entry for Micheal Vail, St. Mary's, page 306.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Recounting of the 1875 St. Mary's Disaster by Michael Power, 2004.

Michael Vail1

(1893 - 1960)
Last EditedOct 9, 2015

Family

Maud (?)
Marriage Principal=Maud (?)4 
Child
Michael Vail
Birth1893 1 
Military1914 From the "First Five Hundred" database on the Newfoundland Grand Banks Website:
"Michael Vail, Reg. No. 155, enlisted Sept. 5, 1914, Lance Corporal April 15, 1915; Corporal, July 2, 1915; British Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Aug 20, 1915; Evacuated from Suvla, Oct. 23, 1915; Invalided to England, April 12, 1916; Repatriated to Newfoundland, June 30, 1916; Discharged, St. John's, medically unfit, Oct. 13, 1916."
"After a month of training, the First Five Hundred (actually 537 soldiers), also known as the Blue Puttees, were ready to head overseas. On October 3, 1914, they marched from their training camp to board the SS Florizel, a steamer and sealing vessel that had been converted into a troopship. They were cheered on by a large gathering of citizens. The next day, the troops began their journey overseas."
In the St. John's Daily Star newspaper (Newfoundland), for December 2, 1915, it states: "the following Casualty List was issued this forenoon by the Colonial Secretary: 155 - Corpl. Michael Vail, St. Mary's; seriously ill, St. George's Hospital, Malta, Nov. 28"2 
Military1917 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; In the list of Electors for the District of Placentia & St. Mary's for 1917, Michael Vail is listed as being in the Royal Newfoundland Regiment and that he is from St. Mary's.3 
Marriage Principal=Maud (?)4 
Census1945 Dwelling #93, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Michael Vail, listed as head of Dwelling #93, father, married, 51. Living with him:
Maud, mother (really wife), married, 54.
John, son, single, 21.
Helen, daughter, single, 24.; Resident=Maud (?), Resident=John Vail4 
Burial1960 Old St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Gravestone states: Michael Vail, 1893 - 1960. Corporal, Royal NFLD Regiment, erected by their family. Also on the same stone is John Vail 1924 - 1971, this may be his son.1 
Death1960 1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Cemetery stones at Old St. Mary's Cemetery, St. Mary's Bay, St. Mary's District.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the "First Five Hundred" database.
  3. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of "List of Electors for the District of Placentia & St. Mary's for 1917", contributed by Daniel B. Breen.
  4. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of 1945 Census for Placentia & St. Mary's, Newfoundland, contributed by Frank Fitzpatrick, 2002. Listing for Dwelling #93, Michael Vail, head of household.

Michael Vail1

(circa 1836 - )
Last EditedJun 21, 2017
FatherThomas Vail1 b. s 1820
MotherEllen Sweetman1 b. s 1820

Family

Emily Armstrong b. c 1845, d. Aug 1915
Marriage7 September 1868 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Michael Vail, born Newfoundland, son of Thomas Vail & Ellen Sweetman married Emily Armstrong, born Newfoundland, daughter of William Armstrong & Catherine Caney. Witnesses were Thomas Crockett & Mary Duffy.; Principal=Emily Armstrong1 
Children
Birthcirca 1836 Newfoundland, Canada; The census states that he is 45 years old, born Newfoundland and is a Ship's Captain of Irish descent, Catholic, married and living in Halifax in 1881.1 
Marriage7 September 1868 St. Mary's Catholic Church, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada; Michael Vail, born Newfoundland, son of Thomas Vail & Ellen Sweetman married Emily Armstrong, born Newfoundland, daughter of William Armstrong & Catherine Caney. Witnesses were Thomas Crockett & Mary Duffy.; Principal=Emily Armstrong1 
(Witness) Death1869 Canada; Principal=William Vail2 
(Witness) Death1878 55 Cunard Street, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada; "Deceased was eldest son of Michael and Emily Vale (aged 3). Death notice in the Morning Currier and Chronicle in Newfoundland on 25 May 1878.; Principal=William Armstrong Vail3 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Marriages 1830 - 1900 from St. Mary's Catholic Basilica, Halifax, NS, contributed by Ed Chafe, 2014. Marriage Entry for Michael Vail & Emily Armstrong, September 7, 1868.
  2. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, to Patricia Balkcom, 6/21/2017, from another researcher.
  3. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Index of Birth, Marriage & Death Notices from Newspapers, 1810-1890 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Death notice for William Armstrong Vale (sic) in Morning Courier, 25 May 1878.
  4. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Canada Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MV6G-ZJ5 : 18 November 2014), Michael Vail, Ward no. 5, Halifax City, Nova Scotia, Canada; citing p. 171; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13168, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,804.
  5. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2WDT-H8J : 20 March 2015), Michael Veale in entry for Robert Veale, 26 Sep 1916; citing Death, Bronx, New York, New York, United States, New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,322,778.
  6. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Nova Scotia Deaths, 1890-1955," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-D1J4-F1 : 23 April 2015), Halifax > 1948 > image 1069 of 1450; Nova Scotia Archives, Halifax. Listing for death of Emily Valentine Veale on September 27, 1948.

Michael Vail1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedFeb 20, 2017

Family

Hannah Davis b. s 1820
Marriage30 November 1844 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "Michael Vail and Hannah Davis, both of ...?. Witnesses Danny Kirney and Martha Bowen. By Father K. Walsh".; Principal=Hannah Davis1 
Children
Birthsay 1820 1 
Marriage30 November 1844 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Michael Vail and Hannah Davis, both of ...?. Witnesses Danny Kirney and Martha Bowen. By Father K. Walsh".; Principal=Hannah Davis1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Marriages). Marriage entry for Michael Vail & Hannah Davis, 11 November 1844. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Ellen Viel (Vail), 23 August 1845.
  3. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Baptisms 1843-90 for Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for baptism of Thomas Vail, 22 February 1850.

Patrick Vail1,2

(24 July 1897 - 1974)
Last EditedNov 9, 2015
Father(?) Vail1,2 d. b 1921
MotherMary (?)1,2 b. Aug 1866

Family

Mary Fagan b. 1902, d. 1995
Marriagecirca 1926 Principal=Mary Fagan5 
Birth24 July 1897 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada3,4 
Military1918 From part of his military record:
6th M.D., First Depot Battalion, Nova Scotia Regiment. Reg. # 4051067; Patrick Vail of 121 Henry St., Sydney, NS, defaulter, born Feb. 28, 1897 at St. Mary's, NFLD., single, laborer, Catholic, Next-of-Kin is mother, Mary Vail of St. Mary's, Nfld. No previous military exp., age 21 and 3 months, height 5 ft., 10 in. chest 38" with 4" expansion, medium complexion, black eyes, brown hair" Sydney, June 8th, 1918.5 
(Resident) Census1921 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mary Vail, Dwelling #88, head, widowed, born Aug. 1866 on Colinet Island, 55. Lving with her:
Patrick, son, single, born July 1897, St. Mary's, 24.; Principal=Mary (?)4 
Occupationcirca 1925 Lighthouse, Point La Haye, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; " An assistant keeper was hired to help with the extra work created by the fog alarm. Patrick Vail served as the first assistant under John Mooney, and during this time a duplex was built to house the two keepers and their families. Joseph Breen replaced Vail as assistant and served in this role until Keeper Mooney retired in 1930. Breen was then promoted to head keeper and Reginald Mooney, son of John, was hired as assistant keeper." The new fog alarm was installed in 1925.6 
Marriagecirca 1926 Principal=Mary Fagan5 
Census1935 Dwelling #194, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Listed as "Patrick Vail in Dwelling #194, male, married, age 38, value $1000, 6 rooms, income $700. Living with him:
Mary, wife, 32.
Anna, daughter, 7.
Rose Mary, daughter, 2.; Resident=Mary Fagan7 
Census1945 Dwelling #119, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Patrick Vail, listed as head of Dwelling #119, father, married, 48. Living with him:
Mary, mother (really wife), married, 43.
Anna, child, 17.
Rose M., child, 13.
Patricia, child, 9.
Jeanette, child, 6.
Michael, child, 1.
Vera Fagan, in-law, female, 48.; Resident=Mary Fagan8 
Death1974 This is the date on his gravestone.3 
Burial1974 Old St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Gravestone states: Patrick Vail, 1897 - 1974. Buried with Mary Vail, who is probably his wife.3 

Citations

  1. [S409] 1921 Census of Newfoundland, St. Mary's Bay area.
  2. [S407] Alex White, "St. Croix Genealogy," e-mail to Paticia Balkcom, 11 Aug., 2000.
  3. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Cemetery stones at Old St. Mary's Cemetery, St. Mary's Bay, St. Mary's District.
  4. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, Transcription of 1921 Census of Newfoundland, St. Mary's Community in the St. Mary's and Placentia District. Contributed by Michael Powers, 1998. Entry for Mary Vail, p.99, line 88.
  5. [S1061] Archives Canada, online www.bac-lac.gc.ca, Soldiers of the First World War: 1914-1918. Entry for Patrick Vail, Reg. # 4051067.
  6. [S965] Lighthouse Friends, online www.lighthousefriends.com, La Haye Point, Newfoundland.
  7. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Newfoundland's 1935 Provincial Census, District of Placentia & St. Mary's District, Community of St. Mary's; contributed by Patricia Jackson, 2001.
  8. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of 1945 Census for Placentia & St. Mary's, Newfoundland, contributed by Frank Fitzpatrick, 2002. Listing for Dwelling #119, Patrick Vail, head of household.

Robert Vail1

Last EditedJul 4, 2016
(Witness) Baptism23 August 1845 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Michael Viel (sic) and Muriel Davis. Witnesses were Robert Viel and Mary Fagan.; Principal=Ellen Vail1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Ellen Viel (Vail), 23 August 1845.

Robert Vail1

(circa 1877 - 26 September 1916)
Last EditedJun 21, 2017
FatherMichael Vail1 b. c 1836
MotherEmily Armstrong1 b. c 1845, d. Aug 1915
Birthcirca 1877 Nova Scotia, Canada1,2 
Death26 September 1916 867 Elton Ave., New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States; Record states that he was born in Canada to Michael Veale and Emily Armstrong. He died on the 26th in the Bronx and was buried on the 29th of September, 1916 at the age of 39. He was white, married, and a waiter. He was buried in St. Raymond's Cemetery in New York.1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2WDT-H8J : 20 March 2015), Michael Veale in entry for Robert Veale, 26 Sep 1916; citing Death, Bronx, New York, New York, United States, New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,322,778.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Canada Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MV6G-ZJ5 : 18 November 2014), Michael Vail, Ward no. 5, Halifax City, Nova Scotia, Canada; citing p. 171; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13168, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,804.

Rose Vail1

(say 1845 - )
Last EditedSep 30, 2015
Birthsay 1845 1 
(Witness) Baptism17 February 1869 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Stephen Davis & Bridget McGrath. Witnesses are Thomas Power & Rose Vail.; Principal=Dennis Davis1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Dennis Davis, February 17, 1869.

Thomas Vail1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedOct 1, 2015

Family

Ellen Sweetman b. s 1820
Marriage Principal=Ellen Sweetman1 
Child
Birthsay 1820 1 
Marriage Principal=Ellen Sweetman1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Marriages 1830 - 1900 from St. Mary's Catholic Basilica, Halifax, NS, contributed by Ed Chafe, 2014. Marriage Entry for Michael Vail & Emily Armstrong, September 7, 1868.

Thomas Vail1

(circa February 1850 - )
Last EditedFeb 20, 2017
FatherMichael Vail1 b. s 1820
MotherHannah Davis1 b. s 1820
Birthcirca February 1850 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism22 February 1850 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "...of Thomas Vail and Margaret Davis. Witnesses - Thomas Brown and Bridget Vail.1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Baptisms 1843-90 for Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for baptism of Thomas Vail, 22 February 1850.

William Vail1

(1869 - 1869)
Last EditedJun 21, 2017
FatherMichael Vail1 b. c 1836
MotherEmily Armstrong1 b. c 1845, d. Aug 1915
Death1869 Canada; Witness=Emily Armstrong, Witness=Michael Vail1 
Birth1869 Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S988] Unknown author, "unknown short title," e-mail to unknown recipient, to Patricia Balkcom, 6/21/2017, from another researcher.

William Armstrong Vail1

(1875 - 1878)
Last EditedJun 20, 2017
FatherMichael Vail1 b. c 1836
MotherEmily Armstrong1 b. c 1845, d. Aug 1915
Birth1875 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Death1878 55 Cunard Street, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada; "Deceased was eldest son of Michael and Emily Vale (aged 3). Death notice in the Morning Currier and Chronicle in Newfoundland on 25 May 1878.; Witness=Michael Vail, Witness=Emily Armstrong1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Index of Birth, Marriage & Death Notices from Newspapers, 1810-1890 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Death notice for William Armstrong Vale (sic) in Morning Courier, 25 May 1878.

Shirley Viau

Last EditedAug 21, 2017

Family

Richard Neil Marshall b. 6 Oct 1934, d. 25 Jun 1989
Marriage20 May 1971 Ontario, Canada; They lived in Thunder Bay, Ontario.; Principal=Richard Neil Marshall 
Married Name Marshall 
Marriage20 May 1971 Ontario, Canada; They lived in Thunder Bay, Ontario.; Principal=Richard Neil Marshall 

Edward Viel1

Last EditedNov 27, 2015

Family

Eleanor Peddle
Marriage5 November 1825 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Witnesses were Ann Yetman and Jim Dobbin.; Principal=Eleanor Peddle1,2 
Birth County Kilkenny, Leinster Province, Ireland1 
Name Variation Nief; It is difficult to make out the writing on the church record of marriage - could be Nief or Viel.1,2 
Marriage5 November 1825 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Witnesses were Ann Yetman and Jim Dobbin.; Principal=Eleanor Peddle1,2 

Citations

  1. [S407] Alex White, "St. Croix Genealogy," e-mail to Paticia Balkcom, 11 Aug., 2000.
  2. [S408] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Roman Catholic records, Box #1.

Mary Viel1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedJul 2, 2016

Family

James Barry b. s 1820
Marriage Groom=James Barry1 
Child
Name Variation Mary Vail 
Birthsay 1820 1 
Marriage Groom=James Barry1 
Married Name Barry1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Thomas Barry, April 15 1845.

Mary Vincent1

Last EditedJan 12, 2017

Family

William Bishop b. s 1850
Marriage Principal=William Bishop1 
Child
Marriage Principal=William Bishop1 
Married Name Bishop1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242: Parish Registers of Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Item 3 - Baptisms, 1833-1894. There is an extra sheet of paper inserted in the Baptisms for April 1889 stating the information for the marriage of Margaret M. Hunt and William Bishop on 10 May 1910.

Mary Agatha Waddleton1

(26 May 1893 - )
Last EditedOct 7, 2015
Birth26 May 1893 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism28 May 1893 Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, Trepassey, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as James Waddleton & Johanna Finlay, witnesses are John St. Croix & Kate Finlay.; Witness=John St. Croix1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Selected Baptisms 1843 - 1908 for Hoy Redeemer Parish, Trepassey, Placentia & St. Mary's District. Transcribed by Mary Abass, March 2005.

Agnes Joseph Walsh1

(circa September 1877 - )
Last EditedApr 2, 2017
FatherThomas Joseph Walsh1 b. 1841, d. 10 Jan 1907
MotherMary Anne Collins1 b. 1844, d. 1906
Birthcirca September 1877 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
BaptismSeptember 1877 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Agnes Joseph of Thomas Walsh and Mary Anne Collins. Sponsors Wm. and Mary Collins."1 
(Witness) Marriage12 January 1895 Placentia, Newfoundland, Canada; "William Prendergast to Bridget Walsh. Witnesses: Thomas Greene and Agnes Walsh."; Groom=William Prendergast, Bride=Bridget Walsh2 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 74 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Agnes Joseph Walsh, September 1877.
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Alphonsus Walsh1

(circa July 1876 - )
Last EditedApr 1, 2017
FatherRichard Walsh1 b. s 1840
MotherHonora Sparrow1 b. s 1840
Birthcirca July 1876 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism11 July 1876 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Alphonsus of Richard Walsh and Norah Sparrow. Sponsors Hugh Fitzpatrick and Maggie Rose."1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 69 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Alphonsus Walsh, 11 July 1876.

Anastatia Walsh1

(say 1830 - )
Last EditedFeb 17, 2016

Family

Benjamin Rowe b. s 1830
Marriagesay 1859 Principal=Benjamin Rowe1 
Child
Birthsay 1830 1 
Married Namesay 1859 Rowe1 
Marriagesay 1859 Principal=Benjamin Rowe1 
(Witness) Baptism26 June 1869 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Michael of John Branders and Lucy Walsh. Sponsors William Collins and Anastatia Row(e)."; Principal=Michael Branders2 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/… : accessed 17 February 2016), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > Baptisms 1859-1877 > image 6 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Mary Rowe, September 20, 1861.
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Anastatia Walsh1

(say 1835 - )
Last EditedMar 27, 2017

Family

William Rose b. s 1835
Marriagesay 1861 Newfoundland, Canada; Groom=William Rose1 
Children
Birthsay 1835 1 
Marriagesay 1861 Newfoundland, Canada; Groom=William Rose1 
Married Namesay 1861 Rose1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 8 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Anastatia Walsh, 10 October1862.
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Anastatia Walsh1

(say 1847 - )
Last EditedApr 25, 2017

Family

John Greene b. s 1840
Marriagesay 1866 Newfoundland, Canada; Groom=John Greene1 
Children
Birthsay 1847 1 
Marriagesay 1866 Newfoundland, Canada; Groom=John Greene1 
Married Namesay 1866 Greene1 
(Witness) Baptism15 June 1866 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "John of Martin Walsh and Elizabeth Fitzpatrick. Sponsors Ambrose Hartigan and Anastatia Green."; Principal=John Walsh2 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 15 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Mary Green, 07 January 1867.
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