When Philip Joseph Krausgrill was born on 20 February 1870, in Embleton, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, Jacob Krausgrill, was 37 and his mother, Maria Eisert, was 35. He married Annie Buckland on 24 February 1895, in St Mary's, Ealing, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. He lived in Togston, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Wandsworth, London, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 1 December 1944, in Lambeth, London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 74.
From the Greek name Philippos, meaning ‘lover of horses’, from philein ‘to love’ + hippos ‘horse’. This was popular in the classical period and since. It was the name of the father of Alexander the Great . It was also the name of one of Christ's apostles, of a deacon ordained by the apostles after the death of Christ, and of several other early saints. See also Philippa .