Stanislau “Stanley” Brisson 
Location served:
Chatham, Tilbury  
Years in Practice:
1917 to 1918
Area of Specialization:
Family Physician and Surgeon  


Dr. Stanislau “Stanley” Brisson was born on the 3rd of May, 1891 near Drysdale, Huron County.  He was the son of Aserich Brisson and the former Marie Laporte.  He had an older sister Mary, an older brother Louis and a younger brother Eddie.   His parents were farmers.

Although he grew up in Huron County and graduated from Sandwich Collegiate Institute in 1912, before attending The University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine.  He graduated in 1917.

He practiced in Tilbury, Ontario for a short time, before moving to Chatham, Ontario in May of 1918.  Sadly he died a young man of 27 years of age on the 20th of October, 1918.  A newspaper article in the Chatham Daily Planet (21 October, 1918) advises that he died at his residence at the corner of King and Third Street of pneumonia.  He was buried at St. Peters Cemetery, in Hay Township, Huron County.