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James McPHAIL

Male 1824 - 1898  (73 years)


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  • Name James McPHAIL 
    Born 25 Aug 1824  Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Birth 25 Aug 1825  Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 19 Jan 1898  Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Harts Church Cemetery, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Source: Betty Bridges .

      (2) A household headed by James McPHAIL is listed in the 1850 census of Montgomery County, IL.

      James is listed in the 1850 census as a farmer who was then 26 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1824. According to the 1850 census, he was born in IL.

      Listed with James is his wife, Martha, who was then 21 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1829. According to the 1850 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with James is his daughter, Elizabeth, who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1848. According to the 1850 census, she was born in IL.

      (3) A household headed by James McPHAIL is listed in the 1860 census of Montgomery County, IL.

      James is listed in the 1860 census as a farmer who was then 34 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1826. According to the 1860 census, he was born in IL.

      Listed with James is his wife, Maria, who was then 20 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1840. According to the 1860 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with James is his daughter, Elizabeth, who was then 12 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1840. According to the 1860 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with James is his daughter, _ocella [?], who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1840. According to the 1860 census, she was born in IL. [The compiler cannot read the first letter of this daughter's given name; however, her given name is listed as Socella in the index to the 1860 census.]

      Also listed with James is his son, Alonzo, who was then 7 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1853. According to the 1860 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with James is his daughter, Martha, who was then 5 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1855. According to the 1860 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with James is his son, Chester, who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1858. According to the 1860 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with James is his daughter, Mary, who was then 10 months old; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1859. According to the 1860 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with James is an apparently unrelated farm laborer.

      (4) A household headed by Jas. McPHAIL is listed in the 1870 census of Walshville Township, Montgomery County, IL.

      Jas. is listed in the 1870 census as a farmer who was then 45 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1825. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL.

      Listed with Jas. is his wife, Maria, who was then 33 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1837. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      [Jas.' children are listed in an unusual order in the 1970 census. The compiler does not know the significance, if any, of the order in which they are listed.]

      Also listed with Jas. is his daughter, Martha, who was then 15 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1855. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, Chas., who was then 5 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1865. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, Hardin, who was then 7 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1863. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, C. L., who was then 12 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1858. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, Alonzo, who was then 17 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1853. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his daughter, Jane, who was then 19 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1851. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his daughter, Elizabeth, who was then 22 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1848. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, Peter, who was then 1 year of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1869. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL.

      (5) A household headed by Jas. McPHAIL is listed in the 1880 census of Walshville Township, Montgomery County, IL.

      Jas. is listed in the 1880 census as a farmer who was then 52 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1828. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, his father was born in Scotland, and his mother was born in KY.

      Listed with Jas. is his wife, Maria, who was then 44 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1836. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IL, and her father was born in NY. Her mother's birthplace is not listed in the 1880 census.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, Hardin, a farm laborer who was then 17 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1863. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, Charles, a farm laborer who was then 14 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1866. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, Teedy, who was then 11 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1869. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, William, who was then 7 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1873. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, George, who was then 4 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1876. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Jas. is his son, Holland, who was then 3 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1877. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      (6) www.findagrave.com:

      James M. McPhail
      Birth: Aug. 22, 1824
      Death: Jan. 19, 1898

      Family links: Spouse: Maria Sackett McPhail (1836 - 1886)

      Burial: Harts Church Cemetery, Montgomery County, Illinois, USA

      Created by: Betty Bridges
      Record added: Apr 06, 2005
      Find A Grave Memorial# 10730625
    Person ID I14097  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 9 May 2021 

    Father John McPHAIL,   b. Bef 27 Jul 1787, Inverness, Inverness-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 27 Apr 1852, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 64 years) 
    Mother Hannah McADAMS,   b. 25 Mar 1793, Sumner County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1839, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1810  Logan County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Kentucky Marriages to 1850 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 1997:

      Spouse 1: Mcadams, Hannah
      Spouse 2: Mcfail, John Jr.
      Marriage Date: 14 Apr 1810
      Marriage Location: Kentucky, Logan County
    Family ID F6356  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Martha Adaline KIRKLAND,   b. 25 Nov 1829, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1855, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 12 Jan 1848  Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Children 
     1. Nancy Elizabeth McPHAIL,   b. 11 Jan 1849, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1934, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Rosella Jane McPHAIL,   b. Abt 1851, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Robert Alonzo McPHAIL,   b. Abt Nov 1854, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Martha A. McPHAIL,   b. 17 Feb 1855, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1941, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 9 May 2021 
    Family ID F6349  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mariah SACKETT,   b. 29 Jan 1836, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 29 Jan 1886, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 16 Apr 1857  Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Children 
     1. Chesley Logan McPHAIL,   b. 31 Jan 1858, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1928, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Mary McPHAIL,   b. Abt 1859, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 2 Jul 1860  (Age ~ 1 years)
     3. Hardin McPHAIL,   b. Abt 1863, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Charles McPHAIL,   b. Abt 1865, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Tead McPHAIL,   b. Mar 1869, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1950, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     6. William Woodward McPHAIL,   b. 30 Jun 1871, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1931, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     7. George McPHAIL,   b. Abt 1876, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Holland McPHAIL,   b. Abt 1877, Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 9 May 2021 
    Family ID F6355  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Illinois StatewideMarriage Index, 1763???1900 : Groom: MCPHAILL, JAMES Bride: KIRKLAND, MARTHA Date: 1848-01-12 Vol./Page: 2/56 License No.: 813 County: MONTGOMERY.