Vandal - Vandall

Vandale - Vandel

Vandell - Van Del -  Vandle

Wandal - Wandel - Wandell

Wandale - Wendall - Wendell


Descendants of Abraham Vandal
of West Virginia

Abraham Vandal, a soldier of the Revolutionary War, was born in Duchess, New York in 1758.  He was the Great, Great Grandson of Evert Jansen Wandel who came from Emden,The Netherlands to New Amsterdam, New York in 1642. Abraham later moved to West Virginia  with his wife Mary (Dillon) Vandal.  This web site deals with the descendants of this family. Over the years the spelling of the name has been changed many times by different families. Other Vandals exist in the United States and Canada whose ancestors came over from France.  Please see the Quebec web site below.
                                  New York Minuteman Uniform of the American Revolution
                        Family Tree Pages
                             on the Web
You may gain access to the genealogy data on Abraham Vandal and descendants by going to the link address shown below.  From the Table of Contents, you can click on "Descendants"  and you will be shown a list of each family, starting with Abraham and Mary, showing their birth/death/ location/biographical information and a listing of all their children. By clicking on one of the children, you will be brought to a family listing of that person's family, statistics, biography if available, etc.  Also on the table of contents page, you will be able to click on a "Surname" list and then click on any name you are interested in viewing. There is also an index of names and sources and you can download to a GEDCOM file if you wish.  A GEDCOM file is a universal format that enables one to copy and download onto their own genealogy software program.  To view this information, click on this title:

                                                   DESCENDANTS OF ABRAHAM AND MARY (DILLON) VANDAL                                    

Also, the Ancestors of Abraham VANDAL can now be viewed at the following site:  

If you think that your connection to the Vandals is on the French/Canadian side, please click on the site below.  The owner will be glad to help you.

The Vandal Family Newsletter is published quarterly and mailed out to it's subscribers so that they can keep in touch with members of the family group. They can also keep their genealogy up to date with information about births and deaths and about ongoing research of our ancestors. It is now possible to obtain this information from this internet newsletter. The different categories in the letter can be accessed by clicking on the subjects below:

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Reunion Information        

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Other Links:

D.A.R.,  S.A.R. & C.A.R.  Eligibility

 Research Links

To update your family group information, for corrections or for inquiries,
please email the Vandal Family Webmaster