When Oscar Brewer Loomis was born on 17 July 1844, in Clinton, New York, United States, his father, Sampson Loomis, was 34 and his mother, Caroline Wilson, was 37. He married Mary McLeod on 1 December 1880. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Williams Township, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada in 1891 and Middlesex, Ontario, Canada in 1901. He died on 29 March 1911, in West Williams Township, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 66, and was buried in Parkhill, North Middlesex, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada.
English: habitational name from a lost place near Bury inLancashire, recorded in the Middle Ages as Lumhalghs, andapparently named with the Old English elements lumm ‘pool’ +halh ‘nook, recess’.