Gazlay Family History
 

FamilyBessie Louise Congdon

Parents

FatherJohn Bishop Congdon (1836 - )
MotherFrances A. White ( - )

Personal Information

Record Created: 8 January 2017; Last Edited: 8 January 2017 
NameBessie Louise Congdon
GenderFemale
Born 19 February 1884 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut1, 2, 3, 4
Married ca. 1898 to George Robert Sisson2
Died 7 September 1929 in New London, New London County, Connecticut1

Family

Spouse 1FamilyGeorge Robert Sisson (son of Albert B. Sisson and Amelia Dunbar)
Born 1 November 1861 in North Stonington, New London County, Connecticut
Married ca. 1898 to Bessie Louise Congdon
Died 16 August 1941 in Fitchville, New London County, Connecticut
  
Children of Bessie Louise Congdon and George Robert Sisson:
  
+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, Bessie Louise Congdon Sisson, born: 19 February 1884 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut; died: 7 September 1929 in New London, New London County, Connecticut (from record, which indicates her death certificate has the wrong birth date, and one stated in the record is correct; record also prvides the names of her parents, spouse, two children and several siblings. Gravestone is shared with her husband George Robert Sisson (see his entry).
  2. 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).
  3. 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).
  4. 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).