OOPS! I may stand partially corrected. When the brothers emigrated from England they may have changed their name from POSTLETHWAITE to Phillips, if they were brothers at all! The following gives the whole story and the possibilities: http://www.concentric.net/~pbv/GEN/rpap.htmlhttp://www.concentric.net/~pbv/GEN/rpap.html I didn't find any of this stuff 'till I got a search engine called Webferret. Hope this helps. I'm still in shock.