Essie Merella Lisk1,2,3

F, #32181, b. 2 October 1898
Father*William John Lisk3 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens3 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited12 Apr 2018
     Essie was born on 2 October 1898 in Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.2 Alternatively, she was born circa 1900 in Canada in the 1940 census.4 Essie married Alexander C Panke circa 1923.3,5
     Her name was also recorded as Essmerelda Lisk on her sons' social security applications.6,7,4 She also went by the name of Esmerelda.8 She also went by the name of Essie Panke.3 Essie Merella Lisk immigrated in 1919 to USA from Canada.5 She was listed as a witness to the marriage of Frank David Lora and Anna Mae Lisk on 15 September 1920 in North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.9,8,3
     In the obituary of William John Lisk who died 28 June 1944, William's daughter, Mrs Alex Ponke (sic) was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Anna Mae Lisk who died 20 July 1980, Anna's sister, Essie Panke was listed as a survivor.3

Census Data

     Essie Merella Lisk appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, in the household of Alexander C Panke, wife.5 Essie Merella Lisk appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, in the household of Alexander C Panke, wife.4

Family

Alexander C Panke b. 22 Jun 1898
Marriage*Essie married Alexander C Panke circa 1923.3,5 
Children

Citations

  1. On her birth registration.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Essie Merella Lisk. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S5881] Lora, Anna Mae, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, July 22, 1980, Page 22, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Anna Mae Lora nee Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  4. [S5886] Alex C Panke household, Apr 15, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 92-231, Ancestry.com Roll: T627_3212.
  5. [S5883] Alexander Panke household, Apr 4, 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0136, Ancestry.com Roll: 1766; Image: 957.0; FHL microfilm: 2341500.
  6. [S295] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Harold Earl Panke. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  7. [S295] U.S. Social Security Applications, Charles Ormand Panke.
  8. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Frank David Lora & Anna Mae Lisk.
  9. [S5880] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.

Myrtle Ruth Lisk1,2

F, #32183, b. 13 March 1907
Father*William John Lisk1,2 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens1,2 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited23 May 2016
     Myrtle was born on 13 March 1907 in Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.2
     In the obituary of Anna Mae Lisk who died 20 July 1980, Anna's sister, Myrtle Martin was listed as a survivor.1

Citations

  1. [S5881] Lora, Anna Mae, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, July 22, 1980, Page 22, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Anna Mae Lora nee Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Myrtle Ruth Lisk. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.

John Chester Lora1,2

M, #32188, b. 1 June 1853, d. 15 December 1931
Father*John Chester Lora3
Last Edited26 Oct 2018
     John was born on 1 June 1853 in Canada West, United Province of Canada.3 Alternatively, he was born circa 1854 in Clarence, Québec, Canada, or possibly Clarenceville.4 John married Azubah Emma Smith on 7 February 1883 in Mountain Twp., Dundas County, Ontario, Canada.2,4,1 The informant on his death registration was.3 He died on 15 December 1931 in Vernon, Osgoode Twp., Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, at age 78 according to Ontario Birth Registration 010385.3 John Chester Lora was buried in Spring Hill Cemetery, Ontario, Canada.3
     In the obituary of Herman Wilfred Lora who died 18 April 1941, Herman's father, John Lora was listed as predeceased.5

Family

Azubah Emma Smith b. c 1861
MarriageJohn married Azubah Emma Smith on 7 February 1883 in Mountain Twp., Dundas County, Ontario.2,4,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Frank David Lora & Anna Mae Lisk.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Hermin Wilfred Lora. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name: John Chister Lora.
  4. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: John C Lora and Azribah Smith.
  5. [S5882] Renfrew Agent Dies of Burns, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Apr 18, 1941, Page 2, column5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Renfrew Agent Dies of Burns. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.

Azubah Emma Smith1,2

F, #32189, b. circa 1861
Last Edited26 Oct 2018
     Azubah was born circa 1861 in Osgoode Twp., Carleton County, Ontario, Canada.3 Azubah married John Chester Lora on 7 February 1883 in Mountain Twp., Dundas County, Ontario, Canada.2,3,1
     In the obituary of Herman Wilfred Lora who died 18 April 1941, Herman's mother, Mrs John Lora was listed as a survivor.4

Family

John Chester Lora b. 1 Jun 1853, d. 15 Dec 1931
Children

Citations

  1. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Frank David Lora & Anna Mae Lisk.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Hermin Wilfred Lora. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: John C Lora and Azribah Smith.
  4. [S5882] Renfrew Agent Dies of Burns, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Apr 18, 1941, Page 2, column5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Renfrew Agent Dies of Burns. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.

Arthur Verner Lisk1,2,3

M, #32195, b. 23 February 1918, d. 19 October 2001
Father*William John Lisk1,4 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens1,4 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited18 Dec 2017
     Arthur was born on 23 February 1918 in Canada.2,4 Arthur married Ellen Marie (?).5 He died on 19 October 2001 in Parma, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA, at age 83.4,6 Arthur Verner Lisk was buried on 23 October 2001 in Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, Medina County, Ohio, USA.7,6
Military Service:
     Arthur Verner Lisk began military service on 14 June 1943 BM2 US Navy.4,7
     In the obituary of William John Lisk who died 28 June 1944, William's son, Arthur Lisk was listed as a survivor.1 He was naturalized in 1946 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA.3

Census Data

     Arthur Verner Lisk appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, in the household of Alexander C Panke, brother-in-law.2

Family

Ellen Marie (?) b. 10 Dec 1919, d. 30 Apr 2014
Marriage*Arthur married Ellen Marie (?).5 

Citations

  1. [S5880] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  2. [S5886] Alex C Panke household, Apr 15, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 92-231, Ancestry.com Roll: T627_3212.
  3. [S5887] Ohio, Naturalization Records, 1800-1977, online Ohio, Naturalization Records, 1800-1977, Arthur Verner Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ohio, Naturalization Records.
  4. [S683] Ohio, Death Records, 1908-1932, 1938-2007 (Publisher: Ohio Historical Society and Ohio Department of Health), unknown repository, Ohio, Death Records, 1908-1932, 1938-2007; "This database, with over 5.3 million names, lists those who died between 1908 and 2007 in the state of Ohio. Within that range the coverage is incomplete or missing for 1933-1937 and 1952-1955"; cited as "Ohio, Deaths., Arthur Verner Lisk.
  5. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Ellen Marie Lisk
    http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  6. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Arthur V Lisk
    http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  7. [S3840] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750, Arthur V Lisk. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006.