John A. Cameron

M, #441, b. 1840, d. 9 June 1907
FatherAlexander Cameron
MotherJanet Stewart

Family

Lucinda Bezanson b. 22 Dec 1863, d. 20 Mar 1940
Children
     John A. Cameron was born in 1840.1 He married Lucinda Bezanson, daughter of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy, on 31 July 1882. She was 18.1 John A. Cameron died on 9 June 1907.2 He was buried in Old Cemetery, Moser River, Nova Scotia.2

Census, Residence

LivedJohn A. Cameron lived in Two Mile Lake, Nova Scotia.1
Last Edited21 Sep 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65, 128.
  2. [S17] Stephen Pace, "Old Cemetery, Moser River", January 15, 2000, "Cameron John A., June 9,1907, aged 68 yrs."
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 128.

David Nathan Bezanson

M, #443, b. 15 March 1865, d. 18 August 1929
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 197.1
FatherJohn David Bezanson b. 4 Apr 1831, d. 30 Nov 1897
MotherElizabeth Levy b. 31 Dec 1839, d. 8 Jan 1923

Family

Catherine Edith Langille b. 7 Feb 1875
Children
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     David Nathan Bezanson was born on 15 March 1865. He married Catherine Edith Langille, daughter of Jacob Langille and Lavinia McKinley, on 31 December 1892 at Port Dufferin, Nova Scotia. He was 27. She was 17.2,3 David Nathan Bezanson died on 18 August 1929 at Necum Teuch, Nova Scotia, at age 64.1

Census Summary

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1865
1870
1880
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1881
1890
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1891
1900
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1901
1910
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1911
1920
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1921
Death
1929

Census, Residence

Census1881David Nathan Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Maria Joseph, Nova Scotia.4
Census1891David Nathan Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.5
Census1901David Nathan Bezanson and Catherine Edith Langille appeared on the census of 1901 at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia, with Clifford Foster Bezanson, Roy Oscar Bezanson, Eliza Jane Bezanson and Parker Reid Bezanson.6
Census1911David Nathan Bezanson and Catherine Edith Langille appeared on the census of 1911 at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia, with Roy Oscar Bezanson, Clifford Foster Bezanson, Eliza Jane Bezanson, Parker Reid Bezanson, Beatrice Elizabeth Bezanson, Annie Margaret Bezanson and Phillip Langille.7
Census1921David Nathan Bezanson and Catherine Edith Langille appeared on the census of 1921 at Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia, with Parker Reid Bezanson, Beatrice Elizabeth Bezanson and Annie Margaret Bezanson.8
Last Edited22 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65.
  2. [S59] Scott Winston Teal, The Sheperds of Markland, 134.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 128.
  4. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=Maria Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375803, NA Film Number=C-13167, District=8, Sub-district=H, Page=29, Household=151, Name=John Bezanson.
  5. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6313; Family: 111; Page: 22; Lines: 17-25; Page: 23; Lines: 1-2.
  6. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 35; Page: 4; Lines: 37-42; where the surname is spelled "Payzanson."
  7. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph Village, Ecum Secum, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 49; Page: 6; Lines: 28-36.
  8. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Sheet Harbour Polling District No 25 A, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 43; Page: 5; Lines: 30-34.
  9. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 128, 208.
  10. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 128, 209.

Catherine Edith Langille

F, #444, b. 7 February 1875
FatherJacob Langille b. 28 Jul 1824
MotherLavinia McKinley b. 1829

Family

David Nathan Bezanson b. 15 Mar 1865, d. 18 Aug 1929
Children
     Catherine Edith Langille was also known as Edith Langille.1 She was born on 7 February 1875.2 She married David Nathan Bezanson, son of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy, on 31 December 1892 at Port Dufferin, Nova Scotia. She was 17. He was 27.3,4 Catherine Edith Langille became a widow at age 54 upon the death of her husband David Nathan Bezanson on 18 August 1929 at Necum Teuch, Nova Scotia.5 Catherine Edith Langille married Alphonse O'Leary on 19 March 1931. She was 56.4

Census Summary

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1921

Census, Residence

Census1901David Nathan Bezanson and Catherine Edith Langille appeared on the census of 1901 at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia, with Clifford Foster Bezanson, Roy Oscar Bezanson, Eliza Jane Bezanson and Parker Reid Bezanson.6
Census1911David Nathan Bezanson and Catherine Edith Langille appeared on the census of 1911 at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia, with Roy Oscar Bezanson, Clifford Foster Bezanson, Eliza Jane Bezanson, Parker Reid Bezanson, Beatrice Elizabeth Bezanson, Annie Margaret Bezanson and Phillip Langille.7
Census1921David Nathan Bezanson and Catherine Edith Langille appeared on the census of 1921 at Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia, with Parker Reid Bezanson, Beatrice Elizabeth Bezanson and Annie Margaret Bezanson.8
Last Edited22 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S227] Karen Farmer, Bezansons and Allied Surnames of Nova Scotia in GEDCOM file KFarmer.GED.
  2. [S59] Scott Winston Teal, The Sheperds of Markland, 0.
  3. [S59] Scott Winston Teal, The Sheperds of Markland, 134.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 128.
  5. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65.
  6. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 35; Page: 4; Lines: 37-42; where the surname is spelled "Payzanson."
  7. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph Village, Ecum Secum, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 49; Page: 6; Lines: 28-36.
  8. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Sheet Harbour Polling District No 25 A, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 43; Page: 5; Lines: 30-34.
  9. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 128, 208.
  10. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 128, 209.

Annie Sophia Bezanson

F, #445, b. 28 March 1868
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 198.1
FatherJohn David Bezanson b. 4 Apr 1831, d. 30 Nov 1897
MotherElizabeth Levy b. 31 Dec 1839, d. 8 Jan 1923

Family

William Smith b. c 1869
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Annie Sophia Bezanson was born on 28 March 1868 at Ecum Secum Bridge, Nova Scotia.2,1 She married William Smith on 13 July 1904 at New Chester, Nova Scotia. She was 36.3

Census Summary

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1921

Census, Residence

Census1881Annie Sophia Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Maria Joseph, Nova Scotia.4
Census1891Annie Sophia Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.5
Census1901Annie Sophia Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.6
Census1911Annie Sophia Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Mary Elizabeth Levy at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia.7
Census1921William Smith and Annie Sophia Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at New Chester, Nova Scotia, with Arthur Armstrong Bezanson, James Smith, Eliza Melissa Smith and Mary Elizabeth Levy.8
Last Edited22 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65.
  2. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, Anna Sophia; Registration Year: 1868; Book: 1809; Page: 174; Number: 579.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65, 129.
  4. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=Maria Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375803, NA Film Number=C-13167, District=8, Sub-district=H, Page=29, Household=151, Name=John Bezanson.
  5. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6313; Family: 111; Page: 22; Lines: 17-25; Page: 23; Lines: 1-2.
  6. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 36; Page: 4; Lines: 43-50; Page 5; Line: 1; where the surname is spelled "Payzanson."
  7. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph Village, Ecum Secum, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 48; Page: 6; Lines: 21-27.
  8. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 1; Lines: 8-14.
  9. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 129.

John Duncan Bezanson

M, #447, b. 8 June 1870, d. 9 September 1961
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 199.1
FatherJohn David Bezanson b. 4 Apr 1831, d. 30 Nov 1897
MotherElizabeth Levy b. 31 Dec 1839, d. 8 Jan 1923

Family

Alice May Croft b. c 1886, d. 1967
Children
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     John Duncan Bezanson was born on 8 June 1870.2 He married Alice May Croft on 1 January 1906 at Port Dufferin, Nova Scotia. He was 35.2 John Duncan Bezanson died on 9 September 1961 at age 91.2 He was buried in St. John's Anglican, Necum Teuch, Nova Scotia.3

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1870
1880
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1881
1890
Census
1891
1900
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1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
Death
1961

Census, Residence

Census1881John Duncan Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Maria Joseph, Nova Scotia.4
Census1891John Duncan Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.5
Census1901John Duncan Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.6
Census1911John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft appeared on the census of 1911 at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia, with Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson, Wallace John Bezanson and Jean Maude Bezanson.7
Census1921John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft appeared on the census of 1921 at New Chester, Nova Scotia, with Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson, Wallace John Bezanson, Jean Maude Bezanson, Mary Alice Fluddy Bezanson, Clarabell Bezanson, Chesley Bezanson, Lucinda Florence Bezanson and Myrtle Hilda Bezanson.8
Last Edited14 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65, 130.
  3. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, St. John's Anglican, Necum Teuch, Stone #9, Bezanson, Alice May, "Bezanson John Duncan, 1870 - 1961 ; Alice May, (Wife), 1887 - 1967."
  4. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=Maria Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375803, NA Film Number=C-13167, District=8, Sub-district=H, Page=29, Household=151, Name=John Bezanson.
  5. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6313; Family: 111; Page: 22; Lines: 17-25; Page: 23; Lines: 1-2.
  6. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 36; Page: 4; Lines: 43-50; Page 5; Line: 1; where the surname is spelled "Payzanson."
  7. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph Village, Ecum Secum, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 46; Page: 6; Lines: 7-11.
  8. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 1; Lines: 15-23.
  9. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130, 210.
  10. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130.

Alice May Croft

F, #448, b. circa 1886, d. 1967

Family

John Duncan Bezanson b. 8 Jun 1870, d. 9 Sep 1961
Children
     Alice May Croft was born circa 1886.1 She married John Duncan Bezanson, son of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy, on 1 January 1906 at Port Dufferin, Nova Scotia. He was 35.2 Alice May Croft died in 1967.1 She was buried in St. John's Anglican, Necum Teuch, Nova Scotia.3

Census Summary

1880
Birth
1886
1890
1900
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
Death
1967

Census, Residence

Census1911John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft appeared on the census of 1911 at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia, with Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson, Wallace John Bezanson and Jean Maude Bezanson.4
Census1921John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft appeared on the census of 1921 at New Chester, Nova Scotia, with Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson, Wallace John Bezanson, Jean Maude Bezanson, Mary Alice Fluddy Bezanson, Clarabell Bezanson, Chesley Bezanson, Lucinda Florence Bezanson and Myrtle Hilda Bezanson.5
Last Edited14 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65, 130.
  3. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, St. John's Anglican, Necum Teuch, Stone #9, Bezanson, Alice May, "Bezanson John Duncan, 1870 - 1961 ; Alice May, (Wife), 1887 - 1967."
  4. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph Village, Ecum Secum, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 46; Page: 6; Lines: 7-11.
  5. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 1; Lines: 15-23.
  6. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130, 210.

Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson

F, #449, b. 28 July 1906, d. 24 September 1986
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 375.1
FatherJohn Duncan Bezanson b. 8 Jun 1870, d. 9 Sep 1961
MotherAlice May Croft b. c 1886, d. 1967

Family

Cecil Bernard Rudolph b. 17 Nov 1903, d. May 1976
Children
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson was born on 28 July 1906 at New Chester, Nova Scotia.2,3 She married Cecil Bernard Rudolph, son of David James Rudolph and Margaret A. Mailman, on 21 April 1926. She was 19. He was 22.4 Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson died on 24 September 1986 at Little Liscombe, Nova Scotia, at age 80.4 She was buried on 27 September 1986 in Saint Luke's Anglican Cemetery, Liscombe.5

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1906
1910
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1911
1920
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1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
Death
1986

Census, Residence

Census1911Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia.6
Census1921Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft at New Chester, Nova Scotia.7
Last Edited22 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130.
  2. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, Margaret Elizabeth; Registration Year: 1906; Page: 99200135; a delayed entry recorded 28 October 1970.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130, 209, where page 130 has 28 Jul 1906 and page 209 has 28 Aug 1906.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130, 209.
  5. [S530] Edward M. Jack and Carolyn Jack, "Jack - Pouliot - Connors - Edwards Family Tree."
  6. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph Village, Ecum Secum, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 46; Page: 6; Lines: 7-11.
  7. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 1; Lines: 15-23.
  8. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 209.

Beulah Elsie May Rudolph1,2

F, #450, d. before 6 January 1998
FatherCecil Bernard Rudolph2 b. 17 Nov 1903, d. May 1976
MotherMargaret Elizabeth Bezanson2 b. 28 Jul 1906, d. 24 Sep 1986
Relationship5th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Beulah Elsie May Rudolph married Alex Mosher.1 Beulah Elsie May Rudolph died before 6 January 1998.3
Last Edited27 Oct 2001

Citations

  1. [S530] Edward M. Jack and Carolyn Jack, "Jack - Pouliot - Connors - Edwards Family Tree."
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 209.
  3. [S2] Dorothy Vera Mason Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 8 January 1998.

Wallace John Bezanson

M, #451, b. 25 May 1908, d. 1 August 1987
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 376.1
FatherJohn Duncan Bezanson b. 8 Jun 1870, d. 9 Sep 1961
MotherAlice May Croft b. c 1886, d. 1967
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Wallace John Bezanson was also known as John Wallace Bezanson. He was born on 25 May 1908 at Ecum Secum River, Nova Scotia.2,3 He married Alice Gertrude Turner on 1 April 1933. He was 24.3 Wallace John Bezanson died on 1 August 1987 at age 79.3 He was buried in St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Nova Scotia.4

Census Summary

1900
Birth
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1910
Census
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1920
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1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
Death
1987

Census, Residence

Census1911Wallace John Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia.5
Census1921Wallace John Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft at New Chester, Nova Scotia.6
Last Edited2 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130.
  2. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, John Edwin; Registration Year: 1908; Page: 99200196; application recorded 7 September 1972.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130, 209.
  4. [S341] Maureen Brown, "St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Guysborugh County, Nova Scotia", "Bezanson, Wallace J., 1908 - 1987, Wife Alice G., 1910 - 1970."
  5. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph Village, Ecum Secum, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 46; Page: 6; Lines: 7-11.
  6. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 1; Lines: 15-23.

Alice Gertrude Turner

F, #452, b. 1910, d. 1970
     Alice Gertrude Turner was born in 1910.1 She married Wallace John Bezanson, son of John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft, on 1 April 1933. He was 24.1 Alice Gertrude Turner died in 1970.2 She was buried in St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited2 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130, 209.
  2. [S341] Maureen Brown, "St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Guysborugh County, Nova Scotia", "Bezanson, Wallace J., 1908 - 1987, Wife Alice G., 1910 - 1970."

Myrtle Hilda Bezanson

F, #453, b. 21 May 1920, d. 19 January 1988
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 377.1
FatherJohn Duncan Bezanson b. 8 Jun 1870, d. 9 Sep 1961
MotherAlice May Croft b. c 1886, d. 1967
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Myrtle Hilda Bezanson was born on 21 May 1920.1 She married Bernard Edward Rudolph, son of Edward Franklin Rudolph and Mary Emily Mason.2 Myrtle Hilda Bezanson died on 19 January 1988 at Little Liscombe, Nova Scotia, at age 67.1,3

Census Summary

1920
Birth
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
Death
1988

Census, Residence

Census1921Myrtle Hilda Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of John Duncan Bezanson and Alice May Croft at New Chester, Nova Scotia.4
Last Edited27 Oct 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 130, 210.
  3. [S530] Edward M. Jack and Carolyn Jack, "Jack - Pouliot - Connors - Edwards Family Tree."
  4. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 1; Lines: 15-23.

Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson

F, #454, b. 4 August 1872, d. 29 March 1951
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 200.1
FatherJohn David Bezanson b. 4 Apr 1831, d. 30 Nov 1897
MotherElizabeth Levy b. 31 Dec 1839, d. 8 Jan 1923

Family

Robert David Pye b. 12 Jun 1866, d. 21 May 1941
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson was born on 4 August 1872 at Ecum Secum River, Nova Scotia.2,3,1 She married Robert David Pye, son of David Pye and Matilda Snow, on 6 June 1891. She was 18. He was 24.4 Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson died on 29 March 1951 at Ecum Secum West at age 78.4,3 She was buried in St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, Mitchell Bay, Nova Scotia.3

Census Summary

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1880
Census
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1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1951

Census, Residence

Census1881Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Maria Joseph, Nova Scotia.5
Census1891Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.6
Census1901Robert David Pye and Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 at Smith's Cove, Nova Scotia, with Hannah Pye, John Pye, Noble Aubrey Pye and Burton Thomas Pye.7
Census1911Robert David Pye and Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 at Smith's Cove, Nova Scotia, with Hannah Pye, John Pye, Noble Aubrey Pye, Burton Thomas Pye and George Pye.8
Census1921Robert David Pye and Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia, with Burton Thomas Pye, George Pye, Nettie Pye and Melissa Pye.9
Last Edited11 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65.
  2. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezantson Elizabeth; Registration Year: 1872; Book: 1810; Page: 225; Number: 1601, where the partial date is "July 1872."
  3. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, Mitchell Bay, Stone #88, "Pye Robert D., June 12,1866 - May 21,1941 ; Sarah E. Bezanson, Aug. 4, 1872 - Mar. 29, 1951."
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65, 129.
  5. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=Maria Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375803, NA Film Number=C-13167, District=8, Sub-district=H, Page=29, Household=151, Name=John Bezanson.
  6. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6313; Family: 111; Page: 22; Lines: 17-25; Page: 23; Lines: 1-2.
  7. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Smiths Cove, Halifax (county/comté), Nova Scotia; Family: 152; Page: 17.
  8. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; 35, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 114; Page: 13.
  9. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Smith Cove Polling District No 24, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Sub-District: ?; Page: 3; Lines: 37-42.
  10. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 129.
  11. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 128.

Robert David Pye

M, #455, b. 12 June 1866, d. 21 May 1941
FatherDavid Pye1
MotherMatilda Snow1

Family

Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson b. 4 Aug 1872, d. 29 Mar 1951
Children
     Robert David Pye was born on 12 June 1866.2,3,4 He married Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson, daughter of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy, on 6 June 1891. He was 24. She was 18.4 Robert David Pye died on 21 May 1941 at age 74.4,2 He was buried in St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, Mitchell Bay, Nova Scotia.2

Census Summary

1860
Birth
1866
1870
1880
1890
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
Death
1941

Census, Residence

Census1901Robert David Pye and Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 at Smith's Cove, Nova Scotia, with Hannah Pye, John Pye, Noble Aubrey Pye and Burton Thomas Pye.5
Census1911Robert David Pye and Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 at Smith's Cove, Nova Scotia, with Hannah Pye, John Pye, Noble Aubrey Pye, Burton Thomas Pye and George Pye.6
Census1921Robert David Pye and Sarah Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia, with Burton Thomas Pye, George Pye, Nettie Pye and Melissa Pye.7
Last Edited11 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 129.
  2. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, Mitchell Bay, Stone #88, "Pye Robert D., June 12,1866 - May 21,1941 ; Sarah E. Bezanson, Aug. 4, 1872 - Mar. 29, 1951."
  3. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Smiths Cove, Halifax (county/comté), Nova Scotia; Family: 152; Page: 17; "2 June 1869."
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65, 129.
  5. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Smiths Cove, Halifax (county/comté), Nova Scotia; Family: 152; Page: 17.
  6. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; 35, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 114; Page: 13.
  7. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Smith Cove Polling District No 24, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Sub-District: ?; Page: 3; Lines: 37-42.
  8. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 128.

Maria Melissa Bezanson

F, #456, b. 10 January 1874, d. 16 April 1956
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 201.1
FatherJohn David Bezanson b. 4 Apr 1831, d. 30 Nov 1897
MotherElizabeth Levy b. 31 Dec 1839, d. 8 Jan 1923

Family

William E. Moser b. 16 Mar 1870
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Maria Melissa Bezanson was born on 10 January 1874.2 She married William E. Moser, son of Andrew Moser and Elizabeth (?), on 23 October 1903 at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia. She was 29. He was 33.3,4 Maria Melissa Bezanson died on 16 April 1956 at age 82.1

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1874
1880
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1956

Census, Residence

Census1891Maria Melissa Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.5
Census1901Maria Melissa Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.6
Census1911William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 at Moser River, Nova Scotia, with George Crandall Moser, Elizabeth Moser, Bertha Kate Moser, Hilda Moser and Reuben Moser.7
Census1921William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at Moser River, Nova Scotia, with George Crandall Moser, Reuben Moser, Earl Cyril Moser, Bertha Kate Moser, Hilda Moser and Doris M. Moser.8
Last Edited27 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, Pg 131, No. 201.
  3. [S13] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Marriage Registrations", Byzantson, Melicia Jane; Moser, William A; Registration Year: 1903; Book: 1814; Page: 244; Number: 67.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131 # 201.
  5. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6313; Family: 111; Page: 22; Lines: 17-25; Page: 23; Lines: 1-2.
  6. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 36; Page: 4; Lines: 43-50; Page 5; Line: 1; where the surname is spelled "Payzanson."
  7. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 58; Page: 7.
  8. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Smith Cove Polling District No 24, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 43; Page: 13; Lines: 19-26.

William E. Moser

M, #457, b. 16 March 1870
FatherAndrew Moser1
MotherElizabeth (?)1

Family

Maria Melissa Bezanson b. 10 Jan 1874, d. 16 Apr 1956
Children
     William E. Moser was born on 16 March 1870 at Moser River, Nova Scotia.1,2 He married Maria Melissa Bezanson, daughter of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy, on 23 October 1903 at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia. He was 33. She was 29.3,4

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1870
1880
1890
1900
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921

Census, Residence

Census1911William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 at Moser River, Nova Scotia, with George Crandall Moser, Elizabeth Moser, Bertha Kate Moser, Hilda Moser and Reuben Moser.2
Census1921William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at Moser River, Nova Scotia, with George Crandall Moser, Reuben Moser, Earl Cyril Moser, Bertha Kate Moser, Hilda Moser and Doris M. Moser.5
Last Edited27 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Moser, Wm Norman; Registration Year: 1870; Book: 1810; Page: 14; Number: 277.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 58; Page: 7.
  3. [S13] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Marriage Registrations", Byzantson, Melicia Jane; Moser, William A; Registration Year: 1903; Book: 1814; Page: 244; Number: 67.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131 # 201.
  5. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Smith Cove Polling District No 24, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 43; Page: 13; Lines: 19-26.

Bertha Kate Moser

F, #458, b. 1906 or 1907, d. 1977
FatherWilliam E. Moser b. 16 Mar 1870
MotherMaria Melissa Bezanson b. 10 Jan 1874, d. 16 Apr 1956
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Bertha Kate Moser was born in 1906 or 1907.1,2 She married Karl F. Smith.3 Bertha Kate Moser died in 1977.3 She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Moser River, Nova Scotia.4

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1906|1907
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
Death
1977

Census, Residence

Census1911Bertha Kate Moser appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.5
Census1921Bertha Kate Moser appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.6
Last Edited15 Jan 2000

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131, which gives the year as 1907.
  2. [S142] Stephen Pace, "Riverside Cemetery, Moser River", June 19, 1999, which gives the year as 1906.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.
  4. [S142] Stephen Pace, "Riverside Cemetery, Moser River", June 19, 1999.
  5. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 58; Page: 7.
  6. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Smith Cove Polling District No 24, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 43; Page: 13; Lines: 19-26.

Earl Cyril Moser1

M, #460, b. 18 September 1918, d. 16 November 2009
FatherWilliam E. Moser b. 16 Mar 1870
MotherMaria Melissa Bezanson b. 10 Jan 1874, d. 16 Apr 1956
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Earl Cyril Moser was born on 18 September 1918 at Moser River, Nova Scotia.1,2 He married Helen Smith.1 Earl Cyril Moser died on 16 November 2009 at Duncan MacMillan Nursing Home, Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia, at age 91.3 He was buried on 21 November 2009 in Riverside Cemetery, Moser River, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia):
MOSER, Earl Cyril — 91, Moser River, passed away Monday, November 16, 2009, in Duncan MacMillan Nursing Home, Sheet Harbour.

Born in Moser River on September 18, 1918, he was a son of the late William and Melissa (Bezanson) Moser. Earl was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He was a Second World War veteran, serving with the Halifax Rifles. Earl worked many years with Chisholm Construction building roads in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing crib and solitaire, and gardening.

Survived by daughters, Faye (Frank) Holland, Moncton, N.B; Joan (Cory) Fiander, Fall River; grandchildren, Darcy (Kaori), Michael (Wendy), Jillian (Justin); brother- in-law, Bill Smith.

He was predeceased by wife, Helen; brothers, Rueben, Crandell, John; sisters, Elizabeth Scrivens, Bertha Smith, Hilda Watt and Doris Smith.

Cremation has taken place under the direction of D. S. Crowell and Son Funeral Home. Graveside committal service will be held Saturday, November 21, at 2 p.m. in Riverside Cemetery, Moser River, Verna Dunlop officiating.1

Census Summary

1910
Birth
1918
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
1990
2000
Death
2009

Census, Residence

Census1921Earl Cyril Moser appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited31 Mar 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Moser, Earl Cyril Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 30 December 2009.
  2. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Smith Cove Polling District No 24, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 43; Page: 13; Lines: 19-26.
  3. [S2] Moser, Earl Cyril Death Notice, The Chronicel Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 30 December 2009.