Effie Mae Fisk mother<ref>"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>"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.
Squaw Reservoir was possibly known as Fisk Reservoir.<ref>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"</ref>
Fisk married Jeanne Catherine Mudgette in 1947. Jeanne died in 1957 at the age of 39.<ref>"Gerlach Matron Passes in Reno," Reno Evening Gazette, Aug 12 1957, page 13.</ref>