Henry Doctor Lish

2 October 1837–19 July 1906 (Age 68)
Greenwood, Steuben, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Henry Doctor

When Henry Doctor Lish was born on 2 October 1837, in Greenwood, Steuben, New York, United States, his father, Joseph Lyons Lish, was 34 and his mother, Harriet Ann Tripp, was 30. He married Emily Ellen Allen on 11 April 1861, in Calls Fort, Box Elder, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Deer Lodge, Powell, Montana, United States in 1880. He died on 19 July 1906, in Rockland, Power, Idaho, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Valley View Cemetery, Rockland, Power, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Doctor Lish
1837–1906
Emily Ellen Allen
1845–1936
Marriage: 11 April 1861
Emily Mariah Lish
1862–1910
Mary Ann Lish
1863–1933
Joseph Henri Lish
1865–1928
Jude Allen Lish
1867–1868
Adah Eleanor Lish
1868–1931
Eddy Lish
1869–
Charles Allen Lish
1871–1871
Doctor Alva Lish
1873–1874
Emoretta Lish
1875–1879
Peter Lyons Lish
1876–1956
Bessie Lish
1879–1910
Estella May Lish
1881–1966
Sarah Jane Lish
1884–1902
Andrew Allen Lish
1885–1930

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 April 1861Calls Fort, Box Elder, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1846
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1862
    Age 25
    Historical Boundarie 1862: Missoula, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Missoula, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Deer Lodge, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Deer Lodge, Montana Territory, United States 1889: Deer Lodge, Montana, United States 1901: Powell, Montana, United States
    1863
    Age 26
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: shortened form of McLeish . Alternatively, perhaps a nickname from the Scots and northern English adjective leish, lish ‘active, nimble, strong, supple’, although the word is not recorded before the late 18th century. The surname is first noted in 1566 in Edinburgh.Americanized form of German Liesch 1.Probably also an Americanized form of Sorbian Liš or of its Germanized form Liesch 2.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    McLeish

    Story Highlight

    Joseph Lyons Lish

    Lish, Joseph Lions Note Mormon Pioneer of 1850. Born April 8, 1803, Orange, New York. Came to Utah 1850. Married: Harriet Ann Trlpp October 14, 1823, New York (daughter of Blaksley Tripp of New Y …

    Sources (47)

    • H D Lish, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Doc. Lish in entry for Mary Ann Adams, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Henry Lish in household of Timothy Lish, "United States Census, 1850"

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