Gazlay Family History

FamilyHayward Leon Sisson (born Weaver)


FatherLeon Morton Weaver (20 March 1889 - )
MotherNellie Dora Burdick (20 December 1886 - 23 January 1936)

Personal Information

Record Created: 4 January 2017; Last Edited: 12 January 2017 
NameHayward Leon Sisson
Born ca. 1908 in Connecticut1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Married to Josephine M. Sacilowski5
Died 30 October 1941 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut1
Buried in Jordan Cemetery, Waterford, New London County, Connecticut1


Spouse 1FamilyJosephine M. Sacilowski (daughter of Walter Sacilowski and Mary _____)
Born ca. 1908 in Connecticut
Married to Hayward Leon Sisson (born Weaver)
Died 22 April 1997 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut
Children of Hayward Leon Sisson (born Weaver) and Josephine M. Sacilowski:
+1.FamilyAlfred Joseph Sisson
Born 28 September 1931 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
Married 1964 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut to Irene (née Rajewski) Bartnicki
Married 28 November 1992 in Willington, Tolland County, Connecticut to Ellinor Lee (née Scully) Caouette
Died 22 August 2003 in Willimantic, Windham County, Connecticut


  1. Find a Grave (website). Jordan Cemetery, Waterford, New London County, Connecticut, Hayward Sisson, born: 1908; died: 30 October 1941 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut (from record, which provides the names of his father [actually, step father] and mother). Gravestone: Hayward Sisson / 1908-1941.
  2. U.S. Federal Census, 1910, Connecticut, New London County, Groton, Enumeration District 506, Sheet No. 21A, family of Henry E. Sisson (36, Connecticut, divorced, laborer, fertilizer works); housekeeper Dora Weaver (23, Connecticut, married [shown as m1, meaning first marriage, but appears to be crossed out], years present marriage: 3 years, 2 children, 2 living, housekeeper, private family); border Morton Weaver (3, Connecticut); border Hillard [this is believed to be Hayward] Weaver (6/12, Connecticut).
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1920, Connecticut, New London County, Waterford, Enumeration District 303, Sheet No. 13B, family of Henry A. Sisson (47, Connecticut, farm laborer); wife Dora Sisson (31, Connecticut); son Hayward Sisson (9, Connecticut); Mabel Sisson (7, Connecticut); son Keeney Sisson (3 3/12, Connecticut); Frank Sisson (2 6/12, Connecticut).
  4. U.S. Federal Census, 1930, Connecticut, New London County, New London, Enumeration District 6-37, Sheet No. 21A, employee Haywood Sisson (21, Connecticut, chauffeur) [one of many employees enumerated at the Home Memorial Hospital, now Lawrence & Memorial Hospital].
  5. U.S. Federal Census, 1940, Connecticut, New London County, Montville, Palmertown, Enumeration District 6-34, Sheet No. 8A, family of Hayward Sisson (48, Connecticut, salesman, meat company); wife Josephine Sisson (47, Connecticut) [both of their ages as shown are believed to high by 15-17 years compared to other records].