Gazlay Family History
 

FamilyGeorge Robert Sisson

Parents

FatherAlbert B. Sisson (ca. 1830 - 25 September 1903)
MotherAmelia Dunbar (ca. 1837 - 2 October 1917)

Personal Information

Record Created: 8 January 2017; Last Edited: 8 January 2017 
NameGeorge Robert Sisson
GenderMale
Born 1 November 1861 in North Stonington, New London County, Connecticut1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Married ca. 1898 to Bessie Louise Congdon4
Died 16 August 1941 in Fitchville, New London County, Connecticut1
Buried in Jordan Cemetery, Waterford, New London County, Connecticut1

Family

Spouse 1FamilyBessie Louise Congdon (daughter of John Bishop Congdon and Frances A. White)
Born 19 February 1884 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
Married ca. 1898 to George Robert Sisson
Died 7 September 1929 in New London, New London County, Connecticut
  
Children of George Robert Sisson and Bessie Louise Congdon:
  
+1.FamilyArthur E. Sisson
Born May 1899 in Connecticut
Married to Myrtle J. _____
  
2.FamilyEarl E. Sisson
Born ca. 1905 in Connecticut
  
+3.FamilyRoy Robert Sisson
Born 1 September 1907 in Waterford, New London County, Connecticut
Married to Mabel H _____
Died 28 April 1967 in New London, New London County, Connecticut
  
+4.FamilyRalph Wilson Sisson
Born 16 April 1914 in Waterford, New London County, Connecticut
Married to Emily Briggs
Died 20 December 1994 in East Lyme, New London County, Connecticut
  

Sources

  1. Find a Grave (website). Jordan Cemetery, Waterford, New London County, Connecticut, George Robert Sisson, born: 1 November 1860 in North Stonington, New London County, Connecticut; died: August 16, 1941 in Fitchville, New London County, Connecticut (from record, which indicates the source of the birth date is his obituary whereas the gravestone shows 1861; record also provides the names of his parents, spouse, two children, and one sibling). Gravestone: Sisson / George R. / 1861-1941 / Bessie 1884-1929.
  2. U.S. Federal Census, 1870, Connecticut, New London County, North Stonington, Page 7, family of Albert B. Sisson (38, Connecticut, house carpenter); Amelia Sisson (29, Connecticut); Julia A. Sisson (12, Connecticut); son George R. Sisson (9, Connecticut); Wm. H. Sisson [believed to be Henry E. Sisson] (2, Connecticut).
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1880, Connecticut, New London County, Groton, Enumeration District 102, Page No. 12D, family of Albert Sisson (50, Connecticut, laborer); wife Amelia Sisson (42, Connecticut); daughter Julia Sisson (22, Connecticut); son George R. Sisson (19, Connecticut, work on farm); son Henry E. Sisson (11, Connecticut); daughter Amelia Sisson (6, Connecticut); son Albert Sisson (10/12, Connecticut).
  4. U.S. Federal Census, 1900, Connecticut, New London County, Waterford, Enumeration District 491, Sheet No. 19A, family of George Sisson (38, Connecticut, Nov. 1861, day laborer); wife of 2 years Bessie Sisson (16, Connecticut, Feb. 1884, 1 child, 1 living); son Arthur Sisson (1, Connecticut, May 1899).
  5. U.S. Federal Census, 1910, Connecticut, New London County, Waterford, Enumeration District 551, Sheet No. 23A, family of George R. Sisson (47, Connecticut, farm laborer, working out); wife of 12 years Bessie L. Sisson (27, Connecticut, 3 children, 3 living); son Arthur E. Sisson (10, Connecticut); Earl E. Sisson (5, Connecticut); Roy R. Sisson (2, Connecticut).
  6. U.S. Federal Census, 1920, Connecticut, New London County, Waterford, Enumeration District 304, Sheet No. 9B, family of George R. Sisson (61, Connecticut, laborer, common); wife Bessie L. Sisson (35, Connecticut); son Arthur E. Sisson (20, Connecticut, helper, brass shop); son Earl E. Sisson (15, Connecticut, helper, factory belt); son Roy R. Sisson (12, Connecticut); son Ralph W. Sisson (5, Connecticut).
  7. U.S. Federal Census, 1930, Connecticut, New London County, Waterford, Enumeration District 675, Sheet No. 1A, family of George B. Sisson (69, Connecticut, widow, laborer, odd jobs); son Roy E. Sisson (22, Connecticut, laborer, odd jobs); son Ralph W. Sisson (16, Connecticut); niece Mabel Sisson (18, Connecticut, housekeeper, private family).
  8. U.S. Federal Census, 1940, Connecticut, New London County, Bozrah, Enumeration District 6-1, Sheet No. 10B, family of Arthur E. Sisson (41, Connecticut, drawing clerk, quilt mill); wife Myrtle J. Sisson (36, Connecticut); Arthur Sisson (17, Connecticut, mechanic, garage); daughter Myrtle Sisson (15, Connecticut); son George Sisson (3, Connecticut); daughter Elizabeth Sisson (2, Connecticut); father George Robt. Sisson (78, Connecticut, receives old age pension).