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Jonas Pressley Vail
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Birth: Aug. 22, 1866
Mount Olive
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Sep. 24, 1955
Winnfield
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA

Great-Great-Uncle Jonas was the son of Mary Bradley and Jeremiah Vail, Sr. He married Julia Ann Samantha Gainey, daughter of Sarah Ann Souls and William Franklin Gainey, on Sept. 1, 1889 in Jackson Parish, Louisiana. Aunt Julia was a sister of Savannah Cordelia Gainey Wilson Vail Alexander. Children: Sherman Edward, Sarah Edna, Effie Ruth (Washer), Henry Pressley, Delia, Morgan and Leon Vail. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jeremiah Vail (1817 - 1882)
  Mary Ann Bradley Vail (1824 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Julia Ann Gainey Vail (1875 - 1966)
 
 Children:
  Sherman E Vail (1892 - 1969)*
  Effie Ruth Vail Washer (1898 - 1940)*
  Delia Sanders Vail Long (1903 - 1990)*
  Morgan Vail (1907 - 1990)*
  Leon Vail (1908 - 1978)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Vail (1842 - 1914)*
  Mary Ann Vail Blalock (1846 - 1883)*
  Jeremiah Vail (1850 - 1931)*
  Julia Artemesia Vail Blalock (1852 - 1925)*
  Benjamin Franklin Vail (1855 - 1901)*
  Arrena Dulcena Vail Strickland (1856 - 1921)*
  Mary Amanda Vail Alexander (1858 - 1907)*
  Eliza Susan Vail Thomas (1860 - 1943)*
  Martha Minerva Vail McMillan (1863 - 1937)*
  Jonas Pressley Vail (1866 - 1955)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Zion Hill Cemetery
Tannehill
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Shirley Burks Wells
Record added: Nov 27, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 6002405
Jonas Pressley Vail
Added by: Shirley Burks Wells
 
Jonas Pressley Vail
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Added by: Ron Manley
 
 
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- The Vail Family
 Added: Jun. 22, 2004
In Memory of Uncle Jonas Vail, my great-grandfather's brother,
- Shirley Burks Wells
 Added: Nov. 27, 2001
 
 
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