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Abigail Hays

Abigail Hays

Female 1789 - 1857  (67 years)

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  • Name Abigail Hays  [1, 2
    Born 5 Jun 1789  Barnesville, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 May 1857  Barnesville, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried M.E. Cemetery, Barnesville, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I1012  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Family William Trail,   b. Abt 1776, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1833, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1809  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Frances Ellen ("Abbie") Trail,   b. Abt 1819, Barnesville, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1845 or 1846, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F347  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • J.T.Scharf, HISTORY OF WESTERN MARYLAND, p. 731 (1882), reports that "Abigail, wife of William Trail, born June 5, 1789, died May 10, 1857," is buried in the Methodist Episcopal Church cemetery in Barnesville, Montgomery County, MD.

      Wm. N. Hurley, Jr., in vol. 26, OUR MARYLAND HERITAGE, The Trail Families, p. 64 (Heritage Books, Inc., Bowie, MD; 2001), wrote:
      "Child 5. William Trail, died c.1833. This son of William Trail (d/1783) and Frances Northcroft owned a tavern at Barnesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, and died c.1833. Married ... second (or perhaps third) Jun 14, 1809 in Frederick County, Maryland to Abigail Hays, born June 5, 1789, died May 10, 1857, buried in the Hays Family burying ground at Barnesville;.... Division of the lands of William Trail, deceased, liber BS4, folio 283, Montgomery County, lists nine of his children. At least three children from his first marriage, and several from the marriage to Abigail Hays ***."

  • Sources 
    1. [S96] Ames, Margaret|, Margaret Finn Ames, "Family Group Sheets", (Margaret F. Ames : 1965 - 1993).

    2. [S17] Charlotte Layton - 2 |, Charlotte Harper Layton, "Layton Family Tree" , (www.Ancestry.com; contact Charlotte Layton at cmairelayton@aol.com), p. 30 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S34] MD, Hist of Western|, J. T. Scharf, HISTORY OF WESTERN MARYLAND, (L. H. Everts, Co., Philadelphia, PA : 1882), p.731 (Reliability: 1).

    4. [S86] Hurley, Maryland Heritage|, William N. Hurley, Jr., OUR MARYLAND HERITAGE, (Bowie, MD; Heritage Books, Inc. (various years)), vol. 26, pp. 64-66 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S86] Hurley, Maryland Heritage|, William N. Hurley, Jr., OUR MARYLAND HERITAGE, (Bowie, MD; Heritage Books, Inc. (various years)), vol. 26, pp. 64-66.