The Lisk surname is thought to have derived from the name of the lands of Leask, in the parish of Slaines, Aberdeenshire.
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Obar Dheathain), a historic county, and present day Council Area of Aberdeen, located in the Grampian region of northeastern
. Their first records were at Pitlurg in the parish of Slains about the year 1380 but it is thought they held a
at that location from very early times.
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