Frank Leslie Vail

17 November 1878–6 June 1927 (Age 48)
New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of Frank Leslie

When Frank Leslie Vail was born on 17 November 1878, in New Brunswick, Canada, his father, David Hatfield Vail, was 54 and his mother, Elizabeth Ruth Perkins, was 46. He married Elizabeth Phoebe Northrup on 4 June 1902, in Springfield, Kings, New Brunswick, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He lived in Kings, New Brunswick, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 6 June 1927, in Springfield, Kings, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Frank Leslie Vail
1878–1927
Elizabeth Phoebe Northrup
1888–
Marriage: 4 June 1902
Olive Sophia Vail
1904–
Leslie Harold Vail
1905–
Alice Mildred Vail
1908–2008
Lena Blanche Vail
1911–1986
Mary Jane Vail
1913–
Muriel Janet Vail
1919–
Pearl Bernice Vail
1922–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 June 1902Springfield, Kings, New Brunswick, Canada
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (2)

    1880 · Legislature in Fredericton Destoryed by Fire
    Age 2
    On February 25, 1880, the legislature building in Frederiction was destroyed by fire. The builiding was completely made of wood meaning that there was nothing left of it. The chair that the speaker used and a marble top table were all that remained.
    1901 · Hartland Covered Bridge
    Age 23
    July 4, 1901, the Hartland covered bridge was finished. It spans across the Saint John River, making it the longest covered bridge. Until it was built, the only way across the river was by ferry.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Old French de la veille ‘of the watch, watchman’, with loss of de; compare Wake . There has been some confusion with the topographic name Vale and the nickname Veal .Scottish: shortened and altered form of McPhail , Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Phàil ‘son of Paul’.Irish: variant of Veale .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Vaill
    Vails
    Wake
    Vaile

    Sources (14)

    • Frank Leslie Vail in entry for Olive Sophia Vail, "New Brunswick, Provincial Returns of Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906"
    • Frank L Vail in household of David H Vail, "Canada Census, 1901"
    • Frank Vail in entry for Edgar Telmage Robertson and Muriel Janet Vail, "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950"

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