I don't mind sending you info here, but I will post this in the forum as well, in case it's a match for other people.
As I mentioned previously, it seems there has been a Samuel Scissons in every generation in South March Ontario from the early 1830's. My gg grandmother was Emily Ann Scissons (born 1830-died 1875). In 1854, she married my gg grandfather John Tracey (1827-1917). Emily Ann was the sister of Sophia (1825-1915). The memorial gravemarker with the associated citations on it has since been eroded completely away by acid rain, but fortunately I took a rubbing of it in 1980. The stone faces west in the southwest corner of the cemetery at St. Isidore's Roman Catholic Church in Kanata, Ontario.
Here is the link to the map (green arrow indicates the cemetery):
I have a picture of the location of the headStone. I was told conflicting stories about previous gravestones by the Administration of St. Isidore's way back in the early 1980's. First I was told that prior to the Hall being built, families were offered the option of removing their ancestors' remains and the stones identifying each person. My family didn't have that kind of money in the early 1960's, so I have no way of knowing where the stones (nor the remains) ended up.
Family anecdotes say that parishioners who couldn't afford that, had their people buried in a "mass plot" on Church consecrated grounds: hence the big white ? (on the picture). I have nobody left in my immediate family that I can ask, and the few distant relatives tell me they either don't remember, nor care.
I distinctly remember seeing a gravestone for my great grandfather on my Mom's side (Ambrose Going) at St. Isidore's (and had a witness who ALSO saw it), yet 5 years later (again in the 1980's) it had also disappeared... just shameful of them.
The man responsible for having the memorial monument made was my great uncle Alban Tracey.
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