children of Archibald McPhail and Cecelia Garrow

When George Leonard Archibald McPhail (known as Leonard or “Nipper”) was born on February 11, 1898, in Soulanges, Quebec, his father, Archibald James Jacob McPhail (1870-1941), was 27 and his mother, Cecelia (née Garrow) (1876-1941), was 21. He had five brothers and four sisters. Records show Leonard crossed the border inContinue Reading

When Cecelia Agatha McPhail was born on May 10, 1904 in Welland, Ontario, her father, Archibald James Jacob McPhail (1870-1941), was 33, and her mother, Cecelia (née Garrow) (1876-1941), was 27. Cecilia had six brothers and three sisters. A border crossing document dated November 13, 1929 suggests Cecelia was crossingContinue Reading

When Archibald Bernard McPhail was born on April 23, 1918, in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, his father, Archibald James Jacob McPhail (1870-1941), was 47 and his mother, Cecelia Garrow (1876-1941), was 41. Archibald Bernard had five brothers and four sisters. He married Reta Lillian Jones between 1941-1942. Reta Lillian Jones was born MarchContinue Reading