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Wilson Crail
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Birth: 1776
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
Death: 1849
Pendleton County
Kentucky, USA

Named for Grandma Jane Eliz (WILSON) Crail. Came w/folks Thos Crail Jr. & Eliz (Berry) Crail to KY with brothers and sister John, James, Absolom & Eliz (Downing) and maybe Uncle. Married Indian captive Mary "Polly" Purdy 1/1/1800 in Pendleton Co.,Ky., after Dan Boone ransomed her after 10 yrs in captivity. (Her sis stayed w/Indians who had killed her Father & baby brothers at their home in PA. near what is now Wheeling, W.V.). Her Mother was scalped and may have lived her later years with Wilson & Polly. Wilson Crail's Ferry was on Licking River 2 miles from Falmouth, KY. He sold part of his property to brother-in-law Samuel Purdy Jr.(1814) Father of Lilburn, Nicolas, Milton, Greenberry, Samuel Purdy, Sarah Riddle) and female. In 1829-1830's he ran a coffee house and boarding house on Front St. in Cincinatti where Lilburn and Greenberry are listed on census as boarders. Major flood then returned to Pendleton Co.,KY. He sold property in Sept of 1849. Liliburn lived next door. Death sometime after this. When RR track was moved onto Purdy Graveyard, graves were reintered to Riverside. 
Family links: 
  Thomas Crail (1743 - 1809)
  Elizabeth Berry Crail (1760 - ____)
  Mary Purdy Crail (1780 - 1849)*
  Nicholas Crail*
  Samuel Purdy Crail (1803 - 1855)*
  Greenberry Crail (1804 - 1894)*
  Sarah Crail Riddle (1815 - ____)*
  Milton Crail (1819 - 1859)*
  John Crail (1775 - 1839)*
  Wilson Crail (1776 - 1849)
  Absolom Crail (1779 - ____)*
  Elizabeth Crail Downing (1781 - ____)*
  James Berry Crail (1783 - 1860)*
  Lilburn Crail (1800 - 1883)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverside Cemetery
Pendleton County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Kaaren Crail Vining
Record added: Feb 15, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8389693
Wilson Crail
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