Phillips, Alexander Sterling 1a

Birth Name Phillips, Alexander Sterling 2a 3a
Gender male
Age at Death 53 years, 6 months, 20 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth March 10, 1887 Prince Edward Island, Canada   2b 3b
Death September 30, 1940 Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island    
Residence 1901     3c
Residence 1891 Prince, Prince Edward Island   2c

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Phillips, Albert JamesMay 8, 1861June 29, 1953
Mother Dyment, Mary AshtonMay 30, 1862November 24, 1942
    Sister     Phillips, Alberta Bertha May March 28, 1885 July 1, 1952
         Phillips, Alexander Sterling March 10, 1887 September 30, 1940
    Brother     Phillips, Levi James April 23, 1888 August 7, 1951
    Sister     Phillips, Florence Gertrude January 1, 1890 October 19, 1979
    Brother     Phillips, Charles Henry April 14, 1891 November 15, 1979
    Brother     Phillips, Thomas Scott August 16, 1892 October 1, 1966
    Sister     Phillips, Mary Rowena Mae May 1, 1894 September 7, 1978
    Sister     Phillips, Annie Ethel October 21, 1895 April 17, 1998
    Brother     Phillips, Albert Edward April 15, 1900 November 10, 1980
    Sister     Phillips, Ruth Eleanor December 14, 1900 June 1979
    Brother     Phillips, Wendell Holmes October 27, 1903 November 25, 1986
    Brother     Phillips, John Leonard September 1, 1906 March 17, 1996
    Brother     Phillips, Leighton Ernest Layton April 17, 1908 February 24, 1992

Families

    Family of Phillips, Alexander Sterling and McDonald, Lucy
Married Wife McDonald, Lucy ( * 1891 + 1919 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage September 19, 1907 Rumford, Oxford, Maine, United States    
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Phillips, Marion1907before 1988
Phillips, Reginald StanislausMarch 8, 1910November 19, 1988
Phillips, Mary OliveMarch 5, 19121993
Phillips, Frederick SterlingMay 3, 1916August 20, 1941

Narrative

Household Members 1911:

Gabriel Mc Donald 40
Mary Mc Donald 43
Fred Mc Donald 17
Jessie Mc Donald 16
Flossie Mc Donald 14
Cassie Mc Donald 11
Martina Mc Donald 57
Sterling Phillips 24
Lucy Phillips 20
Marion Phillips 3
Reginald Phillips 1

Source Citation: Year: 1911; Census Place: Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island; Page: 8; Family No: 75.

In 1918, Sterling filled out a WW1 registration form in Roxbury, Massachusetts. His wife Lucy died in Boston in 1919.

Guardian, 1920: Mr. Sterling Phillips of Boston, Mass., is visiting in Sum- . merside, the guest of Mr. and Mrs. Gabriel McDonald. and Mr. Sterling Phillips of the staff of the Boston Police FORCE, is spending a short vacation with former town friends

After Lucy's death in 1919, three of the children were living with their grandparents in the 1921 census:

Household Members 1921:
Gabriel McDonald 50
Mary McDonald 52
Fred McDonald 27
Jessie McDonald 23
Edna McDonald 8
Regis Philip 12 (Reginald)
Ollie Philip 8 (Olive)
Freddy Philip 5 (Frederick)
Martina McDonald 72

Source Citation: Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 104; Census Place: Court House.-S.Side, Prince, Prince Edward Island; Page Number: 23.

 

 

Pedigree

  1. Phillips, Albert James
    1. Dyment, Mary Ashton
      1. Phillips, Alberta Bertha May
      2. Phillips, Alexander Sterling
        1. McDonald, Lucy
          1. Phillips, Marion
          2. Phillips, Reginald Stanislaus
          3. Phillips, Mary Olive
          4. Phillips, Frederick Sterling
      3. Phillips, Levi James
      4. Phillips, Florence Gertrude
      5. Phillips, Charles Henry
      6. Phillips, Thomas Scott
      7. Phillips, Mary Rowena Mae
      8. Phillips, Annie Ethel
      9. Phillips, Albert Edward
      10. Phillips, Ruth Eleanor
      11. Phillips, Wendell Holmes
      12. Phillips, John Leonard
      13. Phillips, Leighton Ernest Layton

Ancestors

Source References

  1. Dyment, Jane: Ancestry Family Trees
      • Page: Ancestry Family Trees
  2. 1881 Census of Canada
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        Birth date: abt 1887 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1887 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1887 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

  3. 1901 Census of Canada
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        Birth date: 1887 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Summerside (Town/Ville), Prince (east/est), Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1887 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Summerside (Town/Ville), Prince (east/est), Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1887 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Summerside (Town/Ville), Prince (east/est), Prince Edward Island, Canada