|Birth: ||Oct. 2, 1808|
|Death: ||Feb. 14, 1896|
Moses Sailor was the first permanent settler in Faribault County, Minnesota, arriving in 1855. The grave marker is a special replica of a log cabin. The dates are hard to read, but may say: born - Oct 2, 1808, died - Feb 14, 1896.
Moses married Mary Miller, daughter of Jacob Miller and Betty Martin in 1832. They had 10 children. Mary died in 1849 in Elkhart County, Indiana.
Moses Sailor was living Olive Township, Elkhart County, Indiana in 1850. The 1850 census says he was born in Ohio. No wife is listed with him. But, he has several children, all born in Indiana: Rebecca born circa 1833, Abel born circa 1835, Jacob born circa 1837, Esther, born circa 1838, Amanda born circa 1842, Roxena born circa 1843, Daniel born circa 1845, William born circa 1846, Emanuel born circa 1848.
In April of 1855 Moses Sailor settled in Faribault County, Minnesota.
In the 1860 census he is in Blue Earth, Faribault County, Minnesota. Once again, no wife is listed with him. He has these children with him: Amanda age 18, Roxena age 16, Daniel age 15, William age 13, and Amanuel age 11.
On 5 February 1869 he married Mrs. Nancy Faulkner (maiden name Morris).
Mary J. Miller Sailor*
Nancy Morris Falknor Sailor (1816 - 1897)*
Rebecca Sailor Faulkner (1833 - 1912)*
Abel Sailor (1835 - 1910)*
Esther Sailor Johnson (1837 - 1926)*
Amanda Sailor (1841 - 1923)*
Roxena Sailor Billings (1843 - 1874)*
Daniel Sailor (1845 - 1916)*
William F Sailor (1846 - 1922)*
Emanuel Sailor (1849 - 1929)*
Created by: mordecarr
Record added: Apr 29, 2006
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