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Philip Finley McQuillan, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1879
Shortsville
Ontario County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1927
San Francisco County
California, USA


Philip Finley McQuillan, born in Shortsville,
New York was the youngest son of John McQuillan and Sarah Gavin McQuillan.


On November 21, 1898, Philip Finley McQuillan, at age 19 enlisted in the Army of The United States for a three term of enlistment. After his initial training he was assigned to the U.S. Army Signal Corps as a telegraph operator.

During the Philippines - American War 1899-1902.Philip was assigned to Company L., 13th Infantry, Managaldan, Pangasinan Province, Philippine Islands, Military and Naval Forces. His unit took part in the following engagements: Skirmish near telegraph hill, Guadalupe Ridge, June 10, 1899, Engagement at Cavite, Philippines October 8, 1899, Noveleta, Philippines same date, San Francisco de Malabon, Philippines (now General Trias) October 10, 1899, the landing of General Loyd Wheaton's Expeditionary Brigade and other battles in and around Cavite Province, Philip was awarded the Philippine Campaign badge # 13440 for his service.

Philip Finley McQuillan continued his service in the Army of the United States until he retired as a MSGT on May 24, 1922. He served 10 years, 1 month and 22 days of foreign service, ( Territory of Alaska ) Duty assignments in the Philippines and Alaska during this period in history counted as double time.


Married on August 08, 1904 Juneau, Alaska. To Gladys Blanche Nichols.
Daughter of John E. Nichols and Nellie Grace Roberts. She is the daughter of Helen Lucinda Dean and Thomas Roberts. Married 1885, Wisconsin


Family bible says father of twelve children but we have accounted for ten.

Philip Findley McQuillan Jr. born February 03, 1906.

William Kendrick McQuillan, born December 30, 1907.

Thomas Paterson McQuillan, born April 05, 1907.

Helen Francis McQuillan, born May 29, 1910.

John Nichols McQuillan, born February 04, 1912.

James Edward McQuillan, born April 03, 1913.

Paul Frederick McQuillan, born July 04, 1914.

Mary Adeline McQuillan, born April 27, 1918.

Richard McQuillan, born March 05, 1922.

Robert Mark McQuillan born May 05, 1926.



NOTES:
Memorial Grave Marker Photo... Courtesy of Timothy Lucas. We appreciates your kindness.

McQuillan Family Photo Collections from blkshu. Thank you so much.


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 Parents:
  John McQuillan (1840 - 1905)
  Sarah Gavin McQuillan (1843 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Gladys Blanche Nichols McQuillan (1886 - 1963)
 
 Children:
  Philip Finley McQuillan (1906 - 1931)*
  William Kendrick McQuillan (1907 - 1981)*
  Thomas Paterson McQuillan (1907 - 1918)*
  Helen Francis McQuillan Hamilton (1910 - 1966)*
  John Nichols McQuillan (1912 - 1984)*
  James Edward McQuillan (1913 - 1961)*
  Paul Frederick McQuillan (1914 - 1930)*
  Mary Adeline McQuillan Simpson (1918 - 1992)*
  Richard McQuillan (1922 - 1968)*
  Robert Mark McQuillan (1926 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret McQuillan (1865 - 1872)*
  James McQuillan (1866 - 1943)*
  Lawrence McQuillan (1869 - 1874)*
  Mark McQuillan (1870 - ____)*
  Mary McQuillan (1871 - 1877)*
  Sarah McQuillan (1874 - 1880)*
  Vanantius McQuillan (1876 - 1930)*
  Thomas McQuillan (1877 - 1899)*
  Philip Finley McQuillan (1879 - 1927)
  Peter McQuillan (1880 - 1881)*
  Jane Frances McQuillan Kinney (1883 - 1974)*
  John Edward McQuillan (1886 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
San Francisco National Cemetery
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: A#1394
 
Maintained by: blkshu
Originally Created by: Noname
Record added: Aug 03, 2009
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Philip Finley McQuillan, Sr
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Philip Finley McQuillan, Sr
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Philip Finley McQuillan, Sr
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