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Re: Looking for Robert Lee Lusk - OK 1874?
Posted by: George Lusk (ID *****2731) Date: February 16, 2005 at 17:24:12
In Reply to: Re: Looking for Robert Lee Lusk - OK 1874? by Kim Vickers-Dunning of 2000

That helps a lot. Here is the information that I have of Robert Lee Lusk's parents and siblings. If you can fill in some blanks, it would be appreciated. THis is not my direct line but I have tried to collect information as I find it. George

GEORGE LEVI SERVANTES7 LUSK (JAMES LEROY6, JOHN SMITH5, HENRY4, JAMES3, NATHAN2, JOHN1) was born 18 Feb 1849 in GA, and died 31 Mar 1912 in OK. He married ELIZABETH ANN HARRIS 1869. She was born 08 Jul 1848 in ?, and died 08 Aug 1927 in ?.

Family History:
George Levi Lusk was born in the State of Georgia on 18 FEB 1849. He and John Greenberry Lusk, his brother married the daughters of George and Maggie Harris. George Levi Lusk died on 31 March 1912 and was buried in the Warren Cemetery at Norman, OK.
(Copied from The Lusk Family by Dale Johnson, 1989 page 22)

1900 Census
Lusk, George L.
Lived in: Liberty Township, Cleveland County, Oklahoma
Series: T623 Microfilm: 1336 Book: 1 Page: 70
       i.       MARGARET8 LUSK, b. 08 Feb 1871, near Waco, McLennan Co., TX; d. 15 Feb 1899, Norman, Cleveland Co., OK; m. SIMON PETER SWEEDEN, 22 Sep 1889, Erath Co., TX; b. Unknown, ?; d. Unknown, ?.

Buried in the Warren cemetery at Norman, OK
(Copied from the Lusk Family by Dale Johnson, 1989 page 38)

       ii.       JOSIE ELLEN LUSK, b. 03 Apr 1872, Waco, McLennan Co., TX; d. 18 May 1948, Plainview, Hale Co., TX; m. JAMES WESLEY CRAWFORD, 20 Dec 1888, Erath Co., TX; b. 26 Feb 1872, Pittsburg, Camp Co., TX; d. 26 Feb 1948, Plainview, Hale Co., TX.
       iii.       ALVADIUS LUSK, b. 1873; d. 1873.
       iv.       BETTIE ANN LUSK, b. 04 Jul 1874, McLennan Co., TX; d. 28 Oct 1898, Norman, OK; m. ANDERSON BRITT, Unknown, ?; b. Unknown, ?; d. 1905, ?.
2.       v.       ROBERT LEE LUSK, b. 27 Oct 1874, Waco, McLennan Co., TX; d. Unknown.
       vi.       MAUDE EFFIE LUSK, b. 18 Jan 1878, McLennan Co., TX; d. 04 Feb 1946, Enid, Garfield Co., OK; m. NOAH ANDREW JOHNSON, 04 Sep 1898, Cleveland, OK; b. 1869, VA; d. 1951, OK.

Noah Andrew Johnson b. 1869 in VA, don't know if it was Lee County or Washington County VA. He married Maud Effie Lusk in OK and died 1951.

       vii.       MOLLY LUSK, b. 16 Nov 1879; d. Unknown; m. SIMON PETER SWEEDEN; b. Unknown, ?; d. Unknown, ?.
       viii.       GEORGE N. LUSK, b. 26 Aug 1881, ?; d. Unknown, ?; m. SUE GOZETT, Unknown, ?; b. Unknown, ?; d. Unknown, ?.
3.       ix.       BENNIE L. LUSK, b. 01 Feb 1883, Erath Co., TX; d. Mar 1963, OK.
       x.       ELIZABETH PENELOPE LUSK, b. 17 Jul 1886, Dublin, Erath Co., TX; d. 08 Nov 1956; m. WILLIAM MOSES SHORT, 20 Jun 1906, Oklahoma City, OK.
       xi.       ADA MAY LUSK, b. 17 May 1888, TX; d. 16 Nov 1910, Norman, OK; m. ARTHUR BECKETT, Unknown, ?; b. Unknown, ?; d. Unknown, ?.
       xii.       LILLIE N. LUSK, b. 05 Nov 1892; d. 16 Nov 1898, near Norman, OK.

Generation No. 2

2. ROBERT LEE8 LUSK (GEORGE LEVI SERVANTES7, JAMES LEROY6, JOHN SMITH5, HENRY4, JAMES3, NATHAN2, JOHN1) was born 27 Oct 1874 in Waco, McLennan Co., TX, and died Unknown. He married DELLA MCDANIEL.

(Copied from the Lusk Family by Dale Johnson, 1989 page 40)
       i.       MABEL9 LUSK, b. 17 Nov 1900.
       ii.       EARL MELVIN LUSK, b. 19 Feb 1903; d. 1993.

Publication Date: April 08, 1993
Source: The Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Page: 21
Region: Dallas-Ft. Worth Metro, Texas
ALVARADO - Earl M. Lusk, retired owner of Peerless Printing Co. in Tulsa, Okla., died Wednesday at his Alvarado home. He was 90.
Funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Hugh M. Moore & Sons Funeral Home in Arlington. Burial will be in Moore Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Lusk was born in Oklahoma Territory and lived in Texas for 20 years. He lived in Alvarado for one year and was a former resident of Kingsland and Azle.
He enjoyed going to rodeos.
His wife, Catherine Park Lusk, died in 1988.
The family suggests that memorials be made to Huguley Hospice Care, Box 6337, Fort Worth 76115.
Survivors: Two daughters, Earline Thompson of Lindale and Virginia Melton of Alvarado; four sisters, Opal Nailon of Dallas, Fannie Kimbrell of Tulsa, Okla., Leota Bush of Beaumont and Jewel Kilburn of Eufala, Okla.; four grandsons; 18 great-grandchildren; and 21 great-great-grandchildren.

       iii.       MARY OPAL LUSK, b. 21 Dec 1907.
       iv.       FANNIE MELVINA LUSK, b. 27 Oct 1910.
       v.       LEOTA LEE LUSK, b. 05 Oct 1913.
       vi.       VIRGINIA JEWEL LUSK, b. 27 Mar 1919.

3. BENNIE L.8 LUSK (GEORGE LEVI SERVANTES7, JAMES LEROY6, JOHN SMITH5, HENRY4, JAMES3, NATHAN2, JOHN1) was born 01 Feb 1883 in Erath Co., TX, and died Mar 1963 in OK. He married LOU BRISO Unknown in ?. She was born Unknown in ?, and died Unknown in ?.

Notes for BENNIE L. LUSK:
Bennie Lusk
SSN: 445-16-4843
Last Residence: Oklahoma
Born: 1 Feb 1883
Died: Mar 1963
State (Year) SSN issued: Oklahoma (Before 1951 )

Children of BENNIE LUSK and LOU BRISO are:
       i.       BEULAH9 LUSK, b. Unknown.
       ii.       NEVA LUSK, b. Unknown.

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