I saw an old message about the McPhails.This is some information I have concerning Eldred Garfield McPhail, born 1883,wife Alice Prest 1888.
Eldred died in Pictou, Nova Scotia 25 June 1954.
Alice, wife of Garfield MacPHAIL Lobster Factory hand of Grand Entry, Magdalen Islands, Province of Quebec, died on the twenty sixth day of August A.D. nineteen hundred and thirty five, aged forty one years. and was buried in the cemetery Grosse Isle, Magdalen Island, Quebec, on the twenty eighth day of the same month and year.By me Fred W. Baker (Capt. C.A.) In the presence of Wourtle McPhail, Levi Prest.
Eldred Garfield son of Howard McPHAIL fishrman of Grosse Isle, and of his wife Ruth (by her maiden name) McLEAN was born on the twenty sixth day of July one thousand eight hundred and eighty three and was baptized on the twenty third day of September o fthe same year by me James Chambers, MissionaryWitnesses:Maggie Clarke,William Clarke,Sponsor:Whitfield McLean
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