Gazlay Family History

FamilyLeon Morton Weaver


FatherJames O. Weaver ( - )
MotherAdelia Chipman ( - )

Personal Information

Record Created: 7 January 2017; Last Edited: 7 January 2017 
NameLeon Morton Weaver
Born 20 March 1889 in Noank, New London County, Connecticut1, 2, 3
Married ca. 1907 to Nellie Dora Burdick4
Married 11 July 1914 in Stonington, New London County, Connecticut to Mabel Knight2


Spouse 1FamilyNellie Dora Burdick (daughter of Walter Burdick and Fannie _____)
Born 20 December 1886 in Groton, New London County, Connecticut
Married ca. 1907 to Leon Morton Weaver
Married to Henry Everett Sisson
Died 23 January 1936 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
Children of Leon Morton Weaver and Nellie Dora Burdick:
1.FamilyMorton Weaver
Born 25 October 1907 in Connecticut
Married to Mildred Benjamin
Died July 1971
+2.FamilyHayward Leon Sisson (born Weaver)
Born ca. 1908 in Connecticut
Married to Josephine M. Sacilowski
Died 30 October 1941 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut
Spouse 2FamilyMabel Knight (daughter of Nathan Knight and Elizabeth Cameron)
Born ca. 1892 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
Married 11 July 1914 in Stonington, New London County, Connecticut to Leon Morton Weaver
Children of Leon Morton Weaver and Mabel Knight:
1.FamilyStevie L. Weaver
Born ca. 1915 in Connecticut
2.FamilyCharles N. Weaver
Born ca. February 1919 in Connecticut


  1. Draft Registration Card, World War I, Leon Morton Weaver, serial number: 90; born: 20 March 1889 in Noank, Conn.; laborer, Palmer ship yard, Noank; dependents: wife, child, and mother.
  2. Connecticut Marriages 1640-1939, License and Certificate, Town of Stonington, Leon M. Weaver, age 25, born in Groton, Noank, Conn.; fisherman; divorced, 2nd marriage; father: James O. Weaver; mother: Adelia Chipman; and Mabel Knight, age 22, born in Providence, R.I.; single, 1st marriage; father: Nathan Knight; mother: Elizabeth Cameron; married on 11 July 1914 in the Town of Stonington.
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1920, Connecticut, New London County, Groton, Noank, Enumeration District 247, Sheet No. 10B, family of Leon M. Weaver (30, Connecticut, patrolman, town); wife Mabel K. Weaver (20, Rhode Island); son Stevie L. Weaver (5, Connecticut); son Charles N. Weaver (11/12, Connecticut); mother Adelia C. Weaver (73, Connecticut, widow).
  4. 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).