NOTE: My sife, Glennia Joyce (nee FERGUSON) SLUSHER, is related/connected to the following through the 1930 marriage of Charles "Chuck" Paterson/Patterson MPHAIL (1906-1970), son of John and Isabella McPHAIL (below) and Agnes McKay Louden "Jean" FERGUSON.
Info from West Virginia certificates of death:
Dist. No. 2000 - Serial No. 709 - State File No. 5942 John Menzie? (sp?) McPhail born: 24 Dec 1882 Armadale Scotland died: 16 May 1951 Kanawha Valley Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia residence: Laing, Kanawha County, West Virginia age: 69 years buried: 19 May 1951 Sitehill Cemetery occ: Retired Coal Miner widowed father: William McPhail mother: Rachel Menziee?/Menzies? (sp?) informant: "Mrs. Paul Davis Daughter"
Dist. No. 200 - Serial No. 1166 - #10195 Isabella Jane McPhail born: 5 Mar 1883 Scotland died: 17 Aug 1947 Kanawha Valley Hospital, Charleston, Charleston Magisterial District, Kanawha County, West Virginia residence: Laig, Kanawha County, West Virginia age: 64 years buried: 20 Aug 1947 Sight Hill Cem, Laing, W. Va. married - wife of John McPhail father: Charles Paterson //spelled w/one "T"// born Ireland mother: Jane Stewart born "Unknown" informanrt: John McPhale //as spelled//, Laing, W. Va.
Dist. No. 200 - Serial No. 1544 - State File No. 12807 Thomas Patterson McPhail born: 20 Sep 1911 Glasglow, Scotland died: 17 Oct 1952 Kanawha Valley Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia residence: Laing, Kanawha County, West Virginia age: 41 years 27 days buried: 19 Oct 1952 Sight Hill //cemetery//, Laing, W. Va. occ: Coal Miner, Coal married father: John M. McPhail mother: Isabelle Patterson informant: Mrs. Virginia McPhail
NOTE: Cemetery spelled as "Sitehill" and "Sight Hill"