born 1866 in Pembroke, son of CORNELIUS C GILLIS and MARY A MC NEIL who married in same area @ 1865 -Both Roman Catholic. Parents marriage & son Philip C Gillis' birth could have been on Allumette Island, Pontiac, Quebec, where her parents Donald B McNeil & Mary Polly Warren resided at that time. Would love birth info of Philip and marriage of Cornelius Gillis & Mary A McNeil (McNeal). Cornelius Gillis & his brother Phillip are listed in 1861 Census-Nipissing,Algoma,Ont. Have recently contacted McNeil/McNeal descendants & have info on that family to share. Help please.