Essie Merella Lisk1,2

F, #32181, b. 2 October 1898, d. January 1992
Father*William John Lisk2,3,4 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens2,3,4 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited15 Oct 2021
     She was born on 2 October 1898 at Golden Lake, North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,3,4,5 Alternatively, she may have been born circa 1900 at Canada in the 1940 census.6 Essmerelda married Alex Panke on 1 April 1922 at Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA.2,7,6,8,5
     She died in January 1992 at age 93.9

Census Data

     Alexander C. and Essie Merella Lisk appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, enumerated 4 April 1930, described as a foreman in the wholesale dentistry industry..7
     Alex C. and Essmerelda Panke appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, enumerated 15 April 1940, described as a Foreman in a company making Dental Instruments. Their children: Harold E. and Charles O., were listed as living with them. His brother-in-law, Arthur V. Lisk, was listed as a Tool Maker Apprentice in Dental Instruments. He had been living in Golden Lake, Ontario, Canada in 1935. The rest of the household was living in the same place they had lived in in 1935. Both Alex and Essmerelda were naturalized citizens.6
     Her name was also recorded as Essmerelda Lisk on her sons' social security applications.10,11,6 She was commonly known as Esmerelda.12 She was commonly known as Essie Panke.2
     Essie Lisk appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of an unknown place in the household of her parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.3
     Essie Lisk appeared in the 1911 Canadian Census of North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.4 Essie Merella Lisk immigrated in 1919 to USA from Canada. This was according to the 1930 census.7 She was listed as a witness to the marriage of Frank David Lora and Anna Mae Lisk on 15 September 1920 at Golden Lake, North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.12,13,2,14 Essie Merella Lisk crossed the border seeking permanent residence on 31 March 1922 at Port of Buffalo, Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA, traveling by train from Pembroke.15,5 She was listed as next-of-kin/contact on the draft registration of Arthur Verner Lisk.16 Essmerelda Panke was naturalized on 19 June 1942 at Northern District, Eastern Division Court, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.5
     In the obituary of William John Lisk who died 28 June 1944, his daughter, Mrs. Alex Ponke (sic) of Buffalo, New York, was listed as a survivor.13
     In the obituary of Anna Mae Lisk who died 20 July 1980, Anna's sister, Essie Panke, was listed as a survivor.2

Family

Alexander C. Panke b. 22 Jun 1898
Marriage*Essmerelda married Alex Panke on 1 April 1922 at Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA.2,7,6,8,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Essie Merella Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  2. [S5439] Lora, Anna Mae, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, July 22, 1980, Page 22, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Anna Mae Lora nee Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  3. [S11969] William Lisk household, 12 & 13 April 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce & Algona North, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page 9, Faamily 76, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494, I read their surname as Lisk.
  4. [S11978] William Lisk household, 05 June 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce Township and North Algona Township, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page 9; Family: 63, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), I read the surname as Lisk, not Lick.
  5. [S11980] Ohio, U.S., Naturalization Petition and Record Books, 1888-1946 (Publisher: The National Archives at Washington, D.C), Ancestry.com, Ohio, U.S., Naturalization Petition and Record Books, 1888-1946; "This database contains images ofnaturalization petitions, etc."; cited as "Ohio, U.S., Naturalization Petition and Record Books., Essmerelda Panke, Birth Date: 02 Oct 1898, Canada, Petition Age: 43, Petition Date: 1941, Ohio, USA, Court: Northern District, Eastern Division, Arrival Date: 31 Mar 1922, Buffalo, NY.
  6. [S5444] Alex C Panke household, 15 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 92-231, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627_3212.
  7. [S5441] Alexander Panke household, 04 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal census, Washington, DC, USA, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0136, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 1766; Image: 957.0; FHL microfilm: 2341500.
  8. [S8412] New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967 (Publisher: ew York State Department of Health, Albany, NY.), Ancestry.com, New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967; "Original data: New York State Marriage Index"; cited as "New York State, Marriage Index., Alex Panke & Essmerelda Lisk, Marriage Date: 01 Apr 1922, Buffalo, New York, USA, Certificate Number: 6289.
  9. [S501] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Essmerelda Panke, Birth Date: 02 Oct 1898, Death Date: Jan 1992, Issue State: New York, Issue Year: 1957-1959, Last Residence: 14215, Buffalo, Erie, New York, USA. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  10. [S283] 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.
  11. [S283] U.S. Social Security Applications, Charles Ormand Panke.
  12. [S1349] 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.
  13. [S5438] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  14. [S11990] Frank David Lora Dies Suddenly, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, 24 Oct 1959, Page 9, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Frank David Lora (Aged 61). Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  15. [S9793] U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960 (Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration), Ancestry.com, U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960; "Index and images of manifest sheets submitted to the U.S. Dept. of Labor"; cited as "Border Crossings., Name: Essie Lisk, Arrival Date: Apr 1922, Port of Arrival: Buffalo, New York, USA, Birth Date: abt 1899, Birth Country: Canada, Gender: Female, Age: 23.
  16. [S8085] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Publisher: Ancestry.com), Ancestry.com, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; "Database created from Draft Registration Cards of all U.S. states. Images are in Fold3, requiring a subscription to view"; cited as "US WWII Draft., Arthur Verner Lisk; Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940, Cleveland, Ohio; Next of kin: Mrs Esmeralda Lisk (sic), his ister.

Myrtle Ruth Lisk1,2

F, #32183, b. 13 March 1907, d. 21 April 2006
Father*William John Lisk2,3,1,4 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens2,3,1,4 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited23 Oct 2021
     She was born on 13 March 1907 at Golden Lake, North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.2,4,5
     She died on 21 April 2006 at age 99.6
     Myrtle Lisk appeared in the 1911 Canadian Census of North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.5
     Myrtle Lisk appeared in the 1921 Canadian Census of Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.4 Myrtle Ruth Lisk immigrated in April 1924 to Port of Buffalo, Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA.7
     In the obituary of William John Lisk who died 28 June 1944, his daughter, Mrs. Clarence Hedges of Buffalo, New York, was listed as a survivor.3
     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. [S5439] Lora, Anna Mae, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, July 22, 1980, Page 22, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Anna Mae Lora nee Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  2. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Myrtle Ruth Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  3. [S5438] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  4. [S11968] William Lisk household, 01 June 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Algona North, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page Number: 8; Family: 58, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  5. [S11978] William Lisk household, 05 June 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce Township and North Algona Township, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page 9; Family: 63, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), I read the surname as Lisk, not Lick.
  6. [S283] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Myrtle R Martin; Birth: 13 Mar 1907, Golden Lake, Canada; Death: 21 Apr 2006 ; Parents: William Lisk & Mary Schimmens. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  7. [S9793] U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960 (Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration), Ancestry.com, U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960; "Index and images of manifest sheets submitted to the U.S. Dept. of Labor"; cited as "Border Crossings., Name: Myrtle R Lisk, Arrival Date: Apr 1924, Port of Arrival: Buffalo, New York, USA, Birth Date: abt 1905, Birth Country: Canada, Gender: Female, Age: 19, Occupation: Telephone Operator.

Harvey John Lisk1

M, #32186, b. 10 May 1905, d. 23 February 1986
Father*William John Lisk2,3,4,5,6 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens2,3,4,5,6 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Jul 2022
     He was born on 10 May 1905 at Golden Lake, Wilberforce and North Algona Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 041336.2,1,7,6 Alternatively, he may have been born on 10 May 1904 at Golden Lake, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to his US Draft Registration8; or, circa 1906 at Ontario, Canada, since he was 15 in the 1921 census.5 Harvey married Doris Nina (?) circa 1929.1
     The following selected information is from his obituary. Survived by his wife, Doris Lisk.1
     He died on 23 February 1986 at Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, at age 80.1

Census Data

     Harvey J. and Doris N. Lisk appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Buffalo, Erie County, New York, enumerated 11 April 1930, described as a die sinker for a drop forge.9
     Harvey J. and Doris N. Lisk appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Buffalo, Erie County, New York, enumerated circa 8 April 1940.7
     Harvey Lisk appeared in the 1911 Canadian Census of North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.6
     Harvey Lisk appeared in the 1921 Canadian Census of Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.5 Harvey J. Lisk immigrated in 1926 from Canada according to the 1930 US census.9 He registered for the draft circa 1940 at Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA, at the age of at an unknown age . He listed his next-of-kin/contact person as his wife, Doris Nina Lisk. He was described as 5' 7" and 138 lbs. with hazel eyes, black hair and a light complexion. He had a scar on his left knee.10
     In the obituary of William John Lisk who died 28 June 1944, his son, Harvey Lisk of Buffalo, was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of Anna Mae Lisk who died 20 July 1980, Anna's brother, Harvey Lisk, was listed as a survivor.4
     See the footnotes below for a link to his obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Arizona Republic published in Phoenix, Arizona, 23 February 1986.1

Family

Doris Nina (?) b. 19 Dec 1909, d. 5 Sep 1994
Marriage*Harvey married Doris Nina (?) circa 1929.1 

Citations

  1. [S11970] Obituaries: Harvey John Lisk, Arizona Republic, Phoenix, Arizona, 23 Feb 1986, Page 13, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Harvey John Lisk (Aged 80). Hereinafter cited as Arizona Republic.
  2. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Harvey Lisk, Birth: 10 May 1905, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Parents: Wm Lisk and Mary Schimenz. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  3. [S5438] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  4. [S5439] Lora, Anna Mae, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, July 22, 1980, Page 22, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Anna Mae Lora nee Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  5. [S11968] William Lisk household, 01 June 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Algona North, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page Number: 8; Family: 58, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  6. [S11978] William Lisk household, 05 June 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce Township and North Algona Township, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page 9; Family: 63, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), I read the surname as Lisk, not Lick.
  7. [S11971] Harvey J. Lisk household, 8 & 9 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Buffalo, Erie, New York; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 64-469; Family: 123, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration, I read the family surname as Lisk, not Lesk.
  8. [S8085] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Publisher: Ancestry.com), Ancestry.com, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; "Database created from Draft Registration Cards of all U.S. states. Images are in Fold3, requiring a subscription to view"; cited as "US WWII Draft., Horvey John Lisk; Registration Date: abt 1939, Bflo, New York, USA; Next of kin: Mrs Doris Nina Lisk.
  9. [S11973] Harvey J. Lisk household, 11 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Buffalo, Erie, New York; Page: 21B; Enumeration District: 0254; Family: 414, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  10. [S8085] "US WWII Draft", online U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947: Horvey John Lisk; Registration Date: abt 1939, Bflo, New York, USA; Next of kin: Mrs Doris Nira Lisk.

Lloyd Lisk1,2,3

M, #32187, b. 10 August 1902, d. July 1983
Father*William John Lisk1,2,4 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens1,2,4 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited19 Oct 2021
     He was born on 10 August 1902, The family farm was in North Algona Twp., but the burth was registered in Wilberforce Twp., at Golden Lake, North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 038784.5,6,7,3 Alternatively, he may have been born in August 1904 at Ontario, Canada, according to the 1911 census.8,9 Lloyd married Alma P. Meske circa 1929 at Cook County, Illinois, USA, according to the 1930 census. This does not account for their 21 Sep 1933 marriage record (see footnotes below.) Perhpas they were living common-law prior to the later marriage.10,3,11
     He died in July 1983 at age 80.5

Census Data

     Lloyd and Elma Lisk appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, enumerated 3 April 1930, described as an automobile mechanic.11
     Lloyd and Alma Lisk appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, enumerated 12 April 1940, described as a W.P.A. watchman for a W.P.A. Park Project.12
     His name was recorded as George Lisk on his birth registration.6
     Loid Lisk appeared in the 1911 Canadian Census of North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.4
     Lloyd Lisk appeared in the 1921 Canadian Census of Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk, listed as a labourer for a railroad.8 Lloyd Lisk crossed the border on a temporary visit on 26 March 1924 at Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA. The purpose of his crossing was "looking for work". He may have returned to Canada on 26 Oct 1924 based on a stamp on the back of the manifest. The 1930 census gives his year of immigration as 1925.7,11
     In the obituary of William John Lisk who died 28 June 1944, his son, Lloyd Lisk of Chicago, was listed as a survivor.1
     In the obituary of Anna Mae Lisk who died 20 July 1980, Anna's brother, Lloyd Lisk, was listed as a survivor.2

Family

Alma P. Meske b. 5 May 1909, d. 11 May 1971
Marriage*Lloyd married Alma P. Meske circa 1929 at Cook County, Illinois, USA, according to the 1930 census. This does not account for their 21 Sep 1933 marriage record (see footnotes below.) Perhpas they were living common-law prior to the later marriage.10,3,11 

Citations

  1. [S5438] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  2. [S5439] Lora, Anna Mae, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, July 22, 1980, Page 22, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Anna Mae Lora nee Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  3. [S11981] Lloyd Lisk household, 12 Apr 1940 US Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Ward 43, Chicago, Illinois; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 103-2721; Family: 345, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration, This census gives Lloyd's birthplace as Illinois.
  4. [S11978] William Lisk household, 05 June 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce Township and North Algona Township, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page 9; Family: 63, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), I read the surname as Lisk, not Lick.
  5. [S501] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Lloyd Lisk, Birth Date: 10 Aug 1902, Death Date: Jul 1983, Issue State: Illinois, Issue Year: Before 1951, Last Residence: 60647, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  6. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: George Lisk, Birth: 10 Aug 1902, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Parents: William Lisk and Mary Schimenz. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  7. [S1525] Detroit Border Crossings 1905-1963 (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Detroit Border Crossings 1905-1963; "Original data: Selected Passenger and Crew Lists and Manifests. The National Archives at Washington, D.C. Images included"; cited as "Detroit Border Crossings 1905-1963., Lloyd Lisk, Gender: Male, Birth Place: Golden Lake Ont, Arrival Date: 26 Mar 1924, Detroit, Michigan, USA, Departure Contact: Father William, Father: William, Nationality: German.
  8. [S11968] William Lisk household, 01 June 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Algona North, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page Number: 8; Family: 58, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  9. [S11978] 05 June 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce Township and North Algona Township, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page 9; Family: 63, I read the surname as Lisk, not Lick. I read his birth year as 1904, not 1903.
  10. [S2109] Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960 , Ancestry.com, Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960; cited as "Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index., Alma Meske & Lloyd Lisk, Marriage Date: 21 Sep 1933, Cook County, IL, Marriage license:.
  11. [S11982] Lloyd Lisk household, 03 Apr 1930 US Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Chicago, Cook, Illinois; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0113; Family: 57, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  12. [S11981] 12 Apr 1940 US Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Ward 43, Chicago, Illinois; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 103-2721; Family: 345, This census gives Lloyd's birthplace as Illinois. It also records June as a son.

John Chester Lora1,2

M, #32188, b. 1 June 1853, d. 15 December 1931
Father*John Chester Lora3
Last Edited11 Oct 2021
     He was born on 1 June 1853 at Canada West, United Province of Canada.3 Alternatively, he may have been born circa 1854 at Clarence, Québec, Canada, or possibly Clarenceville.4 John married Azubah Emma Smith on 7 February 1883 at Mountain Twp., Dundas County, Ontario, Canada.2,4,1
     He died on 15 December 1931 at Vernon, Osgoode Twp., Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, at age 78 according to Ontario Birth Registration 010385.3 The cause of his death was given as pneumonia pleurisy.3      John Chester Lora was buried at Spring Hill Cemetery, Ontario, Canada.3 The informant on his death registration was his son.3
     In the obituary of Herman Wilfred Lora who died 18 April 1941, his father, John Lora was listed as predeceased.5

Family

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

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Hermin Wilfred Lora. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  3. [S1347] 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. [S1349] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: John C Lora and Azribah Smith.
  5. [S5440] Renfrew Agent Dies of Burns, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, Apr 18, 1941, Page 2, column5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Renfrew Agent Dies of Burns. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  6. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Frank David Lera, Birth: 05 Apr 1898, Carleton, Carleton, Ontario, Canada; Parents: John Chester Lera and Azubah Emma Smith.

Azubah Emma Smith1,2

F, #32189, b. circa 1861
Last Edited11 Oct 2021
     She was born circa 1861 at Osgoode Twp., Carleton County, Ontario, Canada.3 Azubah married John Chester Lora on 7 February 1883 at Mountain Twp., Dundas County, Ontario, Canada.2,3,1
     In the obituary of Herman Wilfred Lora who died 18 April 1941, his 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. [S1349] 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. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Hermin Wilfred Lora. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  3. [S1349] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: John C Lora and Azribah Smith.
  4. [S5440] Renfrew Agent Dies of Burns, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, Apr 18, 1941, Page 2, column5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Renfrew Agent Dies of Burns. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  5. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Frank David Lera, Birth: 05 Apr 1898, Carleton, Carleton, Ontario, Canada; Parents: John Chester Lera and Azubah Emma Smith.

Pearl Mary Lisk1,2

F, #32192, b. 6 October 1910, d. 1979
Father*William John Lisk3,1,2,4 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens3,1,2,4 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited18 Oct 2021
     She was born on 6 October 1910 at Golden Lake, North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 043812.1,3 Alternatively, she may have been born in December 1910 at Ontario, Canada, according to the 1911 census.4 Pearl married Delmar George Poff on 15 April 1936 at Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 009735.1,2
     Other information from their marriage registration:
The registration listed the following official witnesses: Mae Lora.1

     She died in 1979.5      Pearl Mary Lisk was buried at Brampton Cemetery, Brampton, Ontario, Canada.5
     Her name was recorded as Pearl Lisk on her birth registration.3,4
     Pearl Lisk appeared in the 1911 Canadian Census of North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.4 Pearl Mary appeared 1n the 1921 Canadian Census of Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, in the household of William Lisk and Mary Lisk.6
     In the obituary of William John Lisk who died 28 June 1944, his daughter, Mrs. Delmar Poff of Timmins, was listed as a survivor.2
     The following information is from my personal research, October 2021:
According to the obituary of Doris Hamilton, Delmar's sister, his first wife was Pearl and the second was Louise. Both deceased.7

Family

Delmar George Poff b. 1910, d. 1995
Marriage*Pearl married Delmar George Poff on 15 April 1936 at Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 009735.1,2 
MarWitReg*
     Other information from their marriage registration:
The registration listed the following official witnesses: Mae Lora.1
 

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Delmar George Poff & Pearl Mary Lisk; Marriage: 15 Apr 1936, Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada.
  2. [S5438] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  3. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Pearl Lisk, Birth: 06 Oct 1910, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Parents: Wm Lisk and Mary Schimmenz. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  4. [S11978] William Lisk household, 05 June 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce Township and North Algona Township, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page 9; Family: 63, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), I read the surname as Lisk, not Lick.
  5. [S3862] 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., Pearl Mary Poff
    Grave marker transcription:
    POFF
    Pearl Mary     1918 - 1979 Beloved Wife of
    Delmar George 1910 - 1995.
  6. [S11968] William Lisk household, 01 June 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Algona North, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page Number: 8; Family: 58, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  7. [S6284] Deaths: Hamilton, Doris Aileen, The Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, 07 Jul 2007, Page 70, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Doris Aileen HAMILTON nee Poff (Aged 95). Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.

Delmar George Poff1,2,3

M, #32193, b. 1910, d. 1995
Father*George Poff1
Mother*Charlotte Smith1
Last Edited18 Oct 2021
     He was born in 1910 at Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,2 Delmar married Pearl Mary Lisk on 15 April 1936 at Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 009735.1,3
     Other information from their marriage registration:
The registration listed the following official witnesses: Mae Lora.1
     Delmar George Poff was buried at Brampton Cemetery, Brampton, Ontario, Canada.2
     He died in 1995.2
     The following information is from my personal research, October 2021:
According to the obituary of Doris Hamilton, Delmar's sister, his first wife was Pearl and the second was Louise. Both deceased.4

Family

Pearl Mary Lisk b. 6 Oct 1910, d. 1979

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Delmar George Poff & Pearl Mary Lisk; Marriage: 15 Apr 1936, Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada.
  2. [S3862] 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., Delmar George Poff
    Grave marker transcription:
    POFF
    Pearl Mary     1918 - 1979 Beloved Wife of
    Delmar George 1910 - 1995.
  3. [S5438] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  4. [S6284] Deaths: Hamilton, Doris Aileen, The Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, 07 Jul 2007, Page 70, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Doris Aileen HAMILTON nee Poff (Aged 95). Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.

Arthur Verner Lisk1,2,3

M, #32195, b. 23 February 1918, d. 19 October 2001
Father*William John Lisk4,1,5 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens4,1,5 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited13 Oct 2021
     He was born on 23 February 1918 at Golden Lake, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.6,4,2 Arthur married Ellen Marie (?).7
     He died on 19 October 2001 at Parma, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA, at age 83.4,8      Arthur Verner Lisk was buried on 23 October 2001 at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, Medina County, Ohio, USA.9,8
     
Military Service - US Navy

     Arthur Verner Lisk began military service on 14 June 1943 at the age of 25 joining the US Navy.4,9,10 BM2 Arthur V. Lisk ended his military service on 7 December 1945
End of Military Service section.10

Census Data

     Arthur V. Lisk appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, in the household of Alex C. and Essmerelda Panke, was listed as a Tool Maker Apprentice in Dental Instruments.2
     Verner Lisk appeared in the 1921 Canadian Census of Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.5 Arthur Verner Lisk, of Cleveland, registered for the draft on 16 October 1940, at the age of 22. He was employed by the Cleveland Dental Manufacturing Company. He listed his next-of-kin/contact person as his sister (note the use of her maiden name), Esmeralda Lisk (sic). He was described as 5' 10" and 140 lbs with blue eyes, brown hair and a light complexion.11
     In the obituary of William John Lisk who died 28 June 1944, his son, Arthur Lisk in the American Navy, was listed as a survivor.1 He was naturalized on 26 April 1946 at District Court, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA.3,12

Family

Ellen Marie (?) b. 10 Dec 1919, d. 30 Apr 2014
Marriage*Arthur married Ellen Marie (?).7 

Citations

  1. [S5438] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  2. [S5444] Alex C Panke household, 15 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 92-231, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627_3212.
  3. [S5445] Ohio, Naturalization Records, 1800-1977, online Ohio, Naturalization Records, 1800-1977, Arthur Verner Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ohio, Naturalization Records.
  4. [S638] Ohio, U.S., Death Records, 1908-1932, 1938-2018 (Publisher: Ohio Historical Society and Ohio Department of Health), unknown repository, Ohio, U.S., Death Records, 1908-1932, 1938-2018; "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, U.S., Death Records., Arthur Verner Lisk; Death: 19 Oct 2001, Hospital: Other/Residence, Parma, Cuyahoga, USA; Birth Date: 23 Feb 1918, Canada.
  5. [S11968] William Lisk household, 01 June 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Algona North, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page Number: 8; Family: 58, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  6. [S283] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Arthur Verner Lisk; Birth: 23 Feb 1918, Golden Lake, Canada; Death: 19 Oct 2001 ; Parents: William J Lisk & Mary Schimens. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  7. [S3862] 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
  8. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Arthur V Lisk
    Grave marker transcription:
    Arthur V. Lisk     BM2 US Navy World War II     Feb 23, 1918 - Oct 19, 2001
    Ever With Him Ted and Marie.
  9. [S3562] 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.
  10. [S3870] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 (Publisher: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs), Ancestry.com, U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; "Original data: Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs."; cited as "BIRLS Death File., Arthur V Lisk, Birth Date: 23 Feb 1918, Death Date: 19 Oct 2001, Enlistment Date: 14 Jun 1943, Enlistment Branch: NAVY, Discharge Date: 07 Dec 1945.
  11. [S8085] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Publisher: Ancestry.com), Ancestry.com, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; "Database created from Draft Registration Cards of all U.S. states. Images are in Fold3, requiring a subscription to view"; cited as "US WWII Draft., Arthur Verner Lisk; Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940, Cleveland, Ohio; Next of kin: Mrs Esmeralda Lisk (sic), his ister.
  12. [S9795] U.S. Naturalization Records Indexes, 1794-1995 (Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Microfilm Publications), Ancestry.com, U.S. Naturalization Records Indexes, 1794-1995; "This database includes images of the original index cards"; cited as "U.S. Naturalization Records Indexes., Arthur Verner Lisk, Birth Date: abt 1918, Age: 28, Locality, Court: Cleveland, District Court, Ohio.

Harrison William Lisk1

M, #32196, b. 4 October 1900
Father*William John Lisk2,3,4 b. 15 Mar 1870, d. 28 Jun 1944
Mother*Mary Schimmens2,3,4 b. 6 Sep 1878, d. 11 Nov 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited15 Oct 2021
     He was born on 4 October 1900 at Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 037301.1,3,4
     Harrison Lisk appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of an unknown place in the household of his parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.3
     Harrison Lisk appeared in the 1911 Canadian Census of North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Lisk and Mary Lisk.4
     In the obituary of William John Lisk who died 28 June 1944, his son, Harrison Lisk of Hamilton, was listed as a survivor.2

Citations

  1. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Harrison Wm Lisk, Birth: 04 Oct 1900, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Parents: William Lisk and Mary Schamens. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  2. [S5438] William John Lisk, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, June 29, 1944, Page 17, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William John Lisk. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  3. [S11969] William Lisk household, 12 & 13 April 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce & Algona North, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page 9, Faamily 76, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494, I read their surname as Lisk.
  4. [S11978] William Lisk household, 05 June 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce Township and North Algona Township, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page 9; Family: 63, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), I read the surname as Lisk, not Lick.