Death: 17 October 1918, in France The
4 November 1918 ROLL OF HONOUR
LISTER. - Killed in action in France on 17th October, Geoffrey Harold
(South African Scottish), dearly loved second son of Mr. and Mrs. J.D.
LISTER. Aged 23 years.
Buried: Le Cateau Military Cemetery, France.
His grave reference is II.C.8
Birth: 18 April 1865, in Launceston,
Father: William Lister, of Pietermaritzburg
Maria Risley on 15 July 1890 in St Peters Cathedral, Pietermaritzburg,
John Dunheved Lister is recorded as a bachelor, of full age. He is a
solicitor, resident in PMBurg. Clara Maria Risley is recorded as a spinster,
aged 20, born in PMBurg. The marriage was performed by Arthur H. D. Edwards,
and witnessed by Jos. Risley, Wm. Lister and Ellie Mary Murray.
p118 LISTER, John Dunheved; Solicitor and Notary Public of Supreme Court
of Natal; Conveyancer and admitted Solicitor in the Transvaal Colony; b.
11th April, 1865, at Launceston, Cornwall; s. of late William Lister, of
Maritzburg; m., 15th July, 1890, Clara Daisy, d. of late Joseph Risley, of
Maritzburg; 3 sons. Educ. Maritzburg. Hobbies: Riding, horses,
and reading. Add., 3, Harwin's Arcade; and P.O. Box 166, Maritzburg.
Member Victoria Club. Came to Natal as an infant.
Founder of City Sporting Club (the original Sporting Club of S.A.).