Lisk,  Dr. Benjamin Franklin

Lisk, Dr. Benjamin Franklin

Male 1839 - 1910  (71 years)

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  • Name Lisk, Benjamin Franklin  [1
    Title Dr. 
    Born 24 Aug 1839  Wyoming, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Between 23 Feb and 18 May 1875  Central City, Knox, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Postmaster, Lone Tree 
    Residence 7 Aug 1850  Wyoming, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 26 Jun 1860  Neenah, Winnebago, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Military Service 17 Sep 1861 
    Civil War, Sergeant in Company K, 11th WI Infantry Regiment 
    Military Service 22 May 1863  Vicksburg, Warren, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Civil War, Wounded at Siege of Vicksburg, (gunshot through palm of hand) 
    Military Service 12 Oct 1863 
    Civil War, Promoted to full Captain Commissioned in Company I, 52nd Colored Inf Reg 
    Military Service 10 Jul 1864 
    Civil War, Discharged from Company I, 52nd Colored Inf Reg 
    Occupation Between 12 Aug 1868 and 25 Apr 1870  Central City, Knox, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Postmaster, Lone Tree 
    Residence 15 Jun 1870  Lone Tree, Merrick, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Possessions 10 Apr 1885  [8
    Range 26 east of Tallahassee meridianTownship 14 southSection 11Lot SE quarter of NE quarter the section 
    Residence Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence Grahamville, Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1 Jun 1885  Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 2 Jul 1900  Grahamville, Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Medical Body not found until Nov 14, 1910  [13
    Died 7 Nov 1910  Grahamville, Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Cause: Drowned at Grahamville Ferry over the Ocklawaha River, Florida, USA 
    Buried Aft 14 Nov 1910  Silver Springs, Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ocklawaha Bridge Baptist
    Person ID I30830  Sullivan Burgess Family Tree | Charlemagne I Descendant, The Hyde History, William The Conqueror Descendent
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2018 

    Father Lisk, Alanson H.,   b. Mar 1806, Cooperstown, Otsego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1895, Wyoming, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Henshaw, Mary,   b. Between 7 Jun and 6 Aug 1812, New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1858, Neenah, Winnebago, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1828  Wyoming, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10543  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thoman, Susan Elizabeth,   b. 4 Jul 1848, Crestline, Crawford, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1924, Fort McCoy, Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1870  Crestline, Crawford, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Documentary Source Notarized hand copied transcript of marriage record in Susan's widow pension application 
    Children 
     1. Lisk, Edna Pearl,   b. 24 May 1873, Lone Tree, Merrick, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1913, Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)  [natural]
     2. Lisk, Philip Clyde,   b. 3 Sep 1875, Lone Tree, Merrick, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1888, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 12 years)  [natural]
     3. Lisk, Baby,   b. 8 Sep 1877, Lone Tree, Merrick, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1877, Lone Tree, Merrick, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
    +4. Lisk, Percy Franklin I,   b. 16 Sep 1881, Grahamville, Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1958, Chattahoochee, Gadsden, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
     5. Lisk, Henrietta,   b. 4 Apr 1884, Connor, Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1970, Ocala, Marion, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F10549  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Aug 1839 - Wyoming, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Postmaster, Lone Tree - Between 23 Feb and 18 May 1875 - Central City, Knox, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 Aug 1850 - Wyoming, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 26 Jun 1860 - Neenah, Winnebago, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Civil War, Wounded at Siege of Vicksburg, (gunshot through palm of hand) - 22 May 1863 - Vicksburg, Warren, Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Postmaster, Lone Tree - Between 12 Aug 1868 and 25 Apr 1870 - Central City, Knox, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 15 Jun 1870 - Lone Tree, Merrick, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Dec 1870 - Crestline, Crawford, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Marion, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Grahamville, Marion, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jun 1885 - Marion, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Jul 1900 - Grahamville, Marion, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Drowned at Grahamville Ferry over the Ocklawaha River, Florida, USA - 7 Nov 1910 - Grahamville, Marion, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 14 Nov 1910 - Silver Springs, Marion, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Obituaries - Benjamin Franklin Lisk, M.D. (license, Fla., 1885); of Grahamsville; drove into the Ocklawaha River, at the ferry near Grahamsville, November 7, and was drowned, aged 73

  • Sources 
    1. [S124] Percy Franklin Lisk, State File No. 58-001919.
      Father Benjamin Lisk

    2. [S757] US, Civil War Records, Certificate 270582.

    3. [S419] The Courier (Central City, NE).
      Complaints about mail service on May 6, 1875- "Our Postal regulations are not so slack, but that some one is held responsible"

    4. [S419] The Courier (Central City, NE).
      Complaints about mail service on May 13, 1875 - "certain exceptions have been taken in regard to the notice of the irregularity of mails published in our last week's edition"

    5. [S12] 1850 USA Federal Census, taken June 1, 1850, Java, Wyoming, USA, New York, USA.
      794 Alanson (43) w Wife Mary (38), children Samuel H. (21), Ezra (14), Franklin B. (9), Elizabeth (7), all born NY.

    6. [S15] 1860 USA Federal Census, June 1, 1860, Village of Neenah, Winnebago, p. 55.
      480, Ezra Lisk, 24 M Painter NY; Francis Lisk, 21 M Painter NY

    7. [S18] 1870 USA Federal Census, June 1, 1870, Precinct 2, Merrick, NE, p. 5.
      38 Ira Prouty 30 OH, Clerk value of personal state $400; Sarah 29 NY keeping house; Frank 5 M WI, Ella F. 3 F WI, Homer 1 M NE all at home; Henry Lisk 60 NY at home; B.F. Lisk 31 NY Grocer and ret. [illegible] value of real estate $5000 value of personal estate $2000

    8. [S190] Government Land Office Certificate, Bureau of Land Management, April 10, 1885, cert 6779.

    9. [S21] 1880 USA Federal Census, taken June 1, 1880, Powell Town Dist., Marion, FL p. 3.
      18 B.F. 40 NY Physician, both parents NY; Susan Wife 33 OH keeping house, both parents Germany; daughter Edna 7 NE, father NY mother OH; son Philip 4 NE, father NY mother OH

    10. [S39] 1910 USA Federal Census, taken April 15, 1910, Grahamsville Precinct, Marion, FL.
      8 B.F. Lisk, 70 NY, both parents NY, Farmer and physician, employer, veteran, owns home and farm freehold, farm schedule 8, married 42 years to; Wife Susan T. 67 OH, both parents Germany, 5 children born, 3 surviving; son Percy F., 28 FL, father NY mother OH, physician; daughter Henrietta, 24 FL, father NY mother OH

    11. [S26] 1885 Florida State Census, District 11, p. 11.
      2271 B.F. Lisk 46 NY Farmer, father NY mother MA; Suzan Wife 37 OH, both parents Germany; daughter Edna P. 12 NE, father NY mother OH; son Philip C. 10 NE, father NY mother OH; son Percy F. 3 FL, father NY mother OH; daughter Nettie 1 FL, father NY mother OH; Edna and Philip attended 3rd grade in past year

    12. [S32] 1900 USA Federal Census, taken June 1, 1900, Grahamsville Precinct 11, Marion, FL.
      329 Benjamin F. Lisk, b. Aug 1839 NY, 60 yo, both parents b. NY, physician, Owns Home and Farm freehold, Farm Schedule 184; married 30 years to Wife Susan T., b. July 1848 OH, 57 yo, 5 children born, 3 surving children, both parents b. Germany; daughter Edna P., b. May 1880 NE, 20yo, father NY mother OH; son Percy F., b. Sept 1881 FL, 18 yo, 9th grade, father NY mother OH; daughter Henrietta, b. Apr 1884 FL, 16yo, 6th grade, father NY mother OH

    13. [S757] US, Civil War Records, Certificate 722891.
      Susan T. Lisk's widow pension has affidavit about his death

    14. [S239] Journal of the American Medical Association, Dec 3, 1910, Volume 55, p. 1996.
      Obituaries - Benjamin Franklin Lisk, M.D. (license, Fla., 1885); of Grahamsville; drove into the Ocklawaha River, at the ferry near Grahamsville, November 7, and was drowned, aged 73

    15. [S757] US, Civil War Records, Certificate 722891.
      Susan T. Lisk's widow pension has copy of their marriage certificate