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Clyde W. Fisk was born in 1908 and died in 1990.<ref>[https://www.ancestry.com/1940-census/usa/Nevada/Clyde-Fisk_bt26 Clyde Fisk, 1940 Census].</ref> <ref>"[https://www.newspapers.com/clip/90794156/clyde-w-fisk-obituary/ Clyde W. Fisk,]" Reno Gazette-Journal, Dec 23 1990, page 20.</ref>
Clyde W. Fisk was born in 1908 and died in 1990.<ref>[https://www.ancestry.com/1940-census/usa/Nevada/Clyde-Fisk_bt26 Clyde Fisk, 1940 Census].</ref> <ref>"[https://www.newspapers.com/clip/90794156/clyde-w-fisk-obituary/ Clyde W. Fisk,]" Reno Gazette-Journal, Dec 23 1990, page 20.</ref>


Fisk's mother ran a boarding house in [[Sulphur]], where she met Fisk's father.  In 1911,<ref>"[https://www.newspapers.com/clip/90793806/fisk-homestead-a-state-institution/ Fisk Homestead a State Institution,]" Doris Cerveri, Reno Gazette-Journal, December 27, 1975, page 4.</ref> Mrs. Fisk homesteaded a ranch in [[Squaw Valley]].
Effie Mae Fisk mother<ref>"[https://www.newspapers.com/clip/90824133/effie-mae-fisk/ Funeral Held for Mrs. Fisk,]" Reno Evening Gazette, February 5, 1947, page 20.</ref> ran a boarding house in [[Sulphur]], where she met Fisk's father.  In 1911,<ref>"[https://www.newspapers.com/clip/90793806/fisk-homestead-a-state-institution/ Fisk Homestead a State Institution,]" Doris Cerveri, Reno Gazette-Journal, December 27, 1975, page 4.</ref> Mrs. Fisk homesteaded a ranch in [[Squaw Valley]].


Clyde Fisk was a youngster around the time of the 1915 [[Shootout at Hualipi Flats]].
Clyde Fisk was a youngster around the time of the 1915 [[Shootout at Hualipi Flats]].

Revision as of 18:12, 19 December 2021

Clyde W. Fisk was born in 1908 and died in 1990.[1] [2]

Effie Mae Fisk mother[3] ran a boarding house in Sulphur, where she met Fisk's father. In 1911,[4] Mrs. Fisk homesteaded a ranch in Squaw Valley.

Clyde Fisk was a youngster around the time of the 1915 Shootout at Hualipi Flats.

The 1925 Washoe County Directory shows a Fisk, C. W., who is presumably Clyde Fisk. Fisk also paid 1936 taxes at Deep Hole.

Squaw Reservoir was possibly known as Fisk Reservoir.[5]

References

  1. Clyde Fisk, 1940 Census.
  2. "Clyde W. Fisk," Reno Gazette-Journal, Dec 23 1990, page 20.
  3. "Funeral Held for Mrs. Fisk," Reno Evening Gazette, February 5, 1947, page 20.
  4. "Fisk Homestead a State Institution," Doris Cerveri, Reno Gazette-Journal, December 27, 1975, page 4.
  5. Renee Corona Kolvet, Victoria Ford, "The Civilian Conservation Corps in Nevada: From Boys to Men," Description of a CCC camp in Gerlach by Claude Chadwell. "Fisk Reservoir [Squaw Creek Reservoir] is still there"