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 in Huron County.  He was the 3rd of 4 children born to Aserich Brisson and the former Marie Laporte.  His parents were farmers and his siblings were; Mary, Louis and Eddie.

He attended school in Huron County and spent one year at Le Petit Seminiarie in Montreal.  In 1912, he graduated from Assumption College in Sandwich where he obtained his matriculation.   Dr. Brison graduated from The University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine in 1917.

He practiced medicine in Tilbury for a short time, before moving to Chatham 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) advised 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.