Alexander McKeithan1

M, #2252, b. 22 Oct 1801, d. 14 Dec 1876
     Alexander McKeithan was born on 22 Oct 1801 in NC.2,3

Alexander McKeithan married Elizabeth Geddie, daughter of James Daniel Geddie I and Isabella McPhail, on 16 Apr 1832 in Cumberland Co., NC.4 Alexander McKeithan was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Cumberland Co., NC with others in the household: Elizabeth Geddie.3 Alexander McKeithan was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Cumberland Co., NC with others in the household: Elizabeth Geddie.5

Alexander McKeithan died on 14 Dec 1876 at age 75.2 He was buried in MacPherson Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Fayetteville, Cumberland Co., NC.2

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959). Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.
  2. [S1165] Cemetery Marker in MacPherson Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Fayetteville, Cumberland Co., NC (Cliffdale Rd near S McPherson Church Rd (35.06002 -78.94570)).
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [S670] Frances T. Ingmire, Cumberland County North Carolina Marriage Records 1803-1878 (Athens, GA: Iberian Pub. Co., 1993 Reprint). Hereinafter cited as Cumberland Co. NC Marriage Records.
  5. [S402] US1860.

Dougald McPhail Sr.

M, #2253, b. 20 May 1761, d. 1 Jul 1839
Relationship
4th great-granduncle of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Dougald McPhail Sr. was born on 20 May 1761 in Scotland.1 He was the son of father McPhail.

Dougald McPhail Sr. married Isabella Murphy, daughter of John Murphy and Isabella Porter.1 Dougald McPhail Sr. emigrated from Scotland in 1772 to North Carolina, near Fayetteville.1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1810 in Cumberland Co., NC.

Dougald McPhail Sr. died on 1 Jul 1839 in Cumberland Co., NC, at age 78. He was buried in John McPhail Family Cemetery, Eastover, Cumberland Co., NC.2

Children of Dougald McPhail Sr. and Isabella Murphy

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959). Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.
  2. [S574] Cemetery Marker in John McPhail Family Cemetery, Cumberland Co., NC (located 2 miles from Eastover, NC).

father McPhail

M, #2254
Relationship
5th great-grandfather of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     This 'father' provides a place to group siblings whose father is unknown to me.

Children of father McPhail

Daniel McPhail

M, #2256
Relationship
4th great-granduncle of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Daniel McPhail was the son of father McPhail. Daniel McPhail emigrated from Scotland in 1772 to North Carolina, near Fayetteville.1

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959). Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.

Isabella Murphy

F, #2257, b. 27 Apr 1771, d. 9 Nov 1846
     Isabella Murphy was born on 27 Apr 1771.1

Isabella Murphy married Dougald McPhail Sr., son of father McPhail.1 Isabella Murphy was the daughter of John Murphy and Isabella Porter.

Isabella Murphy died on 9 Nov 1846 in Cumberland Co., NC, at age 75.1 She was buried in John McPhail Family Cemetery, Eastover, Cumberland Co., NC.2

Children of Isabella Murphy and Dougald McPhail Sr.

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959). Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.
  2. [S574] Cemetery Marker in John McPhail Family Cemetery, Cumberland Co., NC (located 2 miles from Eastover, NC).

Thomas McPhail1

M, #2258, b. 1 Apr 1793, d. 6 May 1875
Relationship
1st cousin 5 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Thomas McPhail was born on 1 Apr 1793 in NC.2,3 He was the son of Dougald McPhail Sr. and Isabella Murphy.

Thomas McPhail married Margaret McNeill on 1 Apr 1818 in Cumberland Co., NC.4,5 Thomas McPhail was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Cumberland Co., NC with others in the household: Margaret McNeill, Isabella McPhail, Thomas Robert McPhail, Daniel McNeill McPhail, Mary Margaret McPhail, Dougald McPhail, Hector N. McPhail and John A. McPhail (his wife and 7 children.)2

Thomas McPhail and Margaret moved to TX circa 1853. They crossed the Mississippi River on 25 Dec 1852.6

Thomas McPhail was widowed on 10 Jun 1853 in Cherokee Co., TX.6 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Van Zandt Co., TX with others in the household: Hector N. McPhail, John A. McPhail, Isabella McPhail and Thomas Robert McPhail (three of his children.)7 Thomas McPhail was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Van Zandt Co., TX with others in the household: Isabella McPhail, Hector N. McPhail and Margaret Ann Rosenbaum (two of his children and his granddaughter.)8

Thomas McPhail died on 6 May 1875 at age 82.3 He was buried in Garden Valley Cemetery, Garden Valley, Smith Co., TX.3

Children of Thomas McPhail and Margaret McNeill

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959). Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.
  2. [S414] US1850.
  3. [S1386] Cemetery Marker in Garden Valley Cemetery, Garden Valley, Smith Co., TX (CR442 off Farm to Market 16 (32.52797 -95.53857)).
  4. [S1696] "North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011," Images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : accessed 18 Jul 2015), citing North Carolina County Registers of Deeds. Microfilm. Record Group 048. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, NC, n.p.; image 4663. This is a marriage bond and license.
  5. [S670] Frances T. Ingmire, Cumberland County North Carolina Marriage Records 1803-1878 (Athens, GA: Iberian Pub. Co., 1993 Reprint). Hereinafter cited as Cumberland Co. NC Marriage Records.
  6. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail, p. 43.
  7. [S402] US1860.
  8. [S497] US1870.

Margaret McNeill1

F, #2259, b. circa 1803, d. 10 Jun 1853
     Margaret McNeill was born circa 1803 in NC.2

Margaret McNeill married Thomas McPhail, son of Dougald McPhail Sr. and Isabella Murphy, on 1 Apr 1818 in Cumberland Co., NC.3,4 Margaret McNeill was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Cumberland Co., NC in the household of Thomas McPhail.2

Margaret McNeill and Thomas moved to TX circa 1853. They crossed the Mississippi River on 25 Dec 1852.5

Margaret McNeill died on 10 Jun 1853 in Cherokee Co., TX.6

Children of Margaret McNeill and Thomas McPhail

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959). Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.
  2. [S414] US1850.
  3. [S1696] "North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011," Images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : accessed 18 Jul 2015), citing North Carolina County Registers of Deeds. Microfilm. Record Group 048. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, NC, n.p.; image 4663. This is a marriage bond and license.
  4. [S670] Frances T. Ingmire, Cumberland County North Carolina Marriage Records 1803-1878 (Athens, GA: Iberian Pub. Co., 1993 Reprint). Hereinafter cited as Cumberland Co. NC Marriage Records.
  5. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail, p. 43.
  6. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail, p. 43. From a letter from her son, John A. McPhail, written from Cherokee Co., TX, to James Daniel Geddie (son of William and Agnes McPhail Geddie), his 1st cousin.

Thomas Robert McPhail1

M, #2260, b. 14 Apr 1821, d. 26 Aug 1897
Relationship
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Thomas Robert McPhail was born on 14 Apr 1821.2 He was the son of Thomas McPhail and Margaret McNeill. Thomas Robert McPhail was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Cumberland Co., NC in the household of Thomas McPhail.3 Thomas Robert McPhail was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Van Zandt Co., TX in the household of Thomas McPhail.4

Thomas Robert McPhail married Margaret Cade on 28 Aug 1862 in TX.5,6,7

Thomas Robert McPhail served in 1863 from TX in the CSA in Co. I, 22nd Texas Infantry State Troops.5 His military service ended in 1865 at the war's end.5 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Van Zandt Co., TX with others in the household: Margaret Cade (his wife.)8 Thomas Robert McPhail was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Van Zandt Co., TX with others in the household: Margaret Cade.9

Thomas Robert McPhail died on 26 Aug 1897 at age 76.2,5 He was buried in Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, Van Zandt Co., TX.2

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959). Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.
  2. [S691] Cemetery Marker in Colfax Cemetery, Van Zandt Co., TX (http://www.upsoar.com/geddieworld/GedColfxCem.html); read by Paulette Chaney Flym (contributed to Van Zandt Co. GenWeb), 1999.
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [S402] US1860.
  5. [S1697] "Alabama, Texas and Virginia, Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958," Images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : accessed 20 Jul 2015), citing Texas, Confederate Pension Applications, 1899-1975. Vol. 1–646 & 1–283. Austin, Texas: Texas State Library and Archives Commission; Confederate Pension Rolls, Veterans and Widows. Richmond, Virginia: Library of Virginia; Confederate Pension Applications, 1880-1940. Montgomery, Alabama: Alabama Department of Archives and History, image 372.
  6. [S877] FamilySearch, Texas Deaths 1890-1976, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, State File No. 63696. This death certificate of a daughter says that her parents were Tom Robert McPhail and Margaret Cade. The informant was the daughter of this daughter of Thomas and Margaret.. Hereinafter cited as Texas Deaths 1890-1976.
  7. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail, p. 210.
  8. [S497] US1870.
  9. [S496] US1880.

Hector N. McPhail1

M, #2261, b. 14 Jun 1835, d. 27 Mar 1902
Relationship
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Hector N. McPhail was born on 14 Jun 1835 in NC.2,3 He was the son of Thomas McPhail and Margaret McNeill. Hector N. McPhail was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Cumberland Co., NC in the household of Thomas McPhail (his father.)4

Hector N. McPhail was enumerated in the censuses of 1860,5 and of 1870, in Van Zandt Co., TX in the household of Thomas McPhail (his father.)6 Hector N. McPhail was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Van Zandt Co., TX with others in the household: Isabella McPhail and Margaret Ann Rosenbaum (his sister and niece.)2 Hector N. McPhail was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Van Zandt Co., TX in the household of Daniel McNeill McPhail (his brother.)7

Hector N. McPhail died on 27 Mar 1902 at age 66.3 He was buried in Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, Van Zandt Co., TX.3

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959). Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.
  2. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S691] Cemetery Marker in Colfax Cemetery, Van Zandt Co., TX (http://www.upsoar.com/geddieworld/GedColfxCem.html); read by Paulette Chaney Flym (contributed to Van Zandt Co. GenWeb), 1999.
  4. [S414] US1850.
  5. [S402] US1860.
  6. [S497] US1870.
  7. [S555] US1900.

Isabella McPhail1

F, #2262, b. 12 Jan 1819, d. 5 Apr 1899
Relationship
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Isabella McPhail was born on 12 Jan 1819.2 She was the daughter of Thomas McPhail and Margaret McNeill. Isabella McPhail was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Cumberland Co., NC in the household of Thomas McPhail.3 Isabella McPhail was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Van Zandt Co., TX in the household of Thomas McPhail.4 Isabella McPhail was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Van Zandt Co., TX in the household of Thomas McPhail.5 Isabella McPhail was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Van Zandt Co., TX in the household of Hector N. McPhail (her brother.)6

Isabella McPhail died on 5 Apr 1899 at age 80.7 She was buried in Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, Van Zandt Co., TX.2

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959). Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.
  2. [S691] Cemetery Marker in Colfax Cemetery, Van Zandt Co., TX (http://www.upsoar.com/geddieworld/GedColfxCem.html); read by Paulette Chaney Flym (contributed to Van Zandt Co. GenWeb), 1999.
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [S402] US1860.
  5. [S497] US1870.
  6. [S496] US1880.
  7. [S1692] Cemetery Marker in Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, Van Zandt Co., TX (FM-16 (32.5098 -95.73420)).