Elizabeth Moser

F, #461, b. circa 1904, d. 4 April 2000
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
     Elizabeth Moser was born circa 1904 at Nova Scotia.1 She married James Scrivens. Elizabeth Moser died on 4 April 2000 at Oakwood Terrace Nusring Home`, Halifax, Nova Scotia.2 She was buried in Moser River Cemetery, Moser River, Nova Scotia.2

     Obituary:
SCRIVENS, Elizabeth Grace - 96, Oakwood Terrace, Dartmouth, passed away April 4, 2000, in Oakwood Terrace.

Born in Mosher's River, Halifax Co., she was a daughter of the late William and Melissa (Bezanson) Moser.

Surviving are daughter, Rose Cameron, Dartmouth; brother, Earl, Mosher's River; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband, James; son, Cyril; brothers, Crandall, Reuben; sisters, Doris, Bertha, Hilda.

Cremation has taken place under the direction of J. Albert Walker and Sons Funeral Home, Dartmouth. No visitation by request. Burial at a later date in Mosher's River Community Cemetery.2

Census Summary

1900
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1904
1910
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Death
2000

Census, Residence

Census1911Elizabeth Moser appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.1
Lived1988Elizabeth Moser lived in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, in 1988.3
Last Edited27 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 58; Page: 7.
  2. [S2] Elizabeth Grace Scrivens Death Notice, GenealogyBuff.com.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.

Hilda Moser

F, #463, b. circa 1909
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
     Hilda Moser was born circa 1909 at Nova Scotia.1 She married Alfred Watt.2

Census Summary

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1910
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1921

Census, Residence

Census1911Hilda Moser appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.1
Census1921Hilda Moser appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited27 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 58; Page: 7.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.
  3. [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.

Doris M. Moser

F, #465, b. 1914, d. 21 December 1988
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
     Doris M. Moser was born in 1914.1 She married G. Frederick Smith.2,1 Doris M. Moser died on 21 December 1988.2,3 She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Moser River, Nova Scotia.1

Census Summary

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1988

Census, Residence

Census1921Doris M. Moser appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.4
Last Edited20 Aug 2001

Citations

  1. [S142] Stephen Pace, "Riverside Cemetery, Moser River", June 19, 1999, "Smith G. Fred, 1912 - 1978, Doris M., (Moser), (wife), 1914 - 1988."
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.
  3. [S142] Stephen Pace, "Riverside Cemetery, Moser River", June 19, 1999, whichs shows the death year, "Smith G. Fred, 1912 - 1978, Doris M., (Moser), (wife), 1914 - 1988."
  4. [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.

George Crandall Moser

M, #467, b. 16 April 1902, d. 23 November 1973
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
     George Crandall Moser was born on 16 April 1902 at New Chester, Nova Scotia.1,2 He married Georgina Fowler.2 George Crandall Moser died on 23 November 1973 at age 71.2

Census Summary

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Death
1973

Census, Residence

Census1911George Crandall Moser appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.3
Census1921George Crandall Moser appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.4
Last Edited27 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Moser, Crandall George; Registration Year: 1902; Page: 99100489; a delayed entry recorded 3 March 1965.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.
  3. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 58; Page: 7.
  4. [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.

Reuben Moser

M, #470, b. circa 1911, d. 1963
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
     Reuben Moser was born circa 1911.1 He married Kathleen Smith.1 Reuben Moser died in 1963.1

Census Summary

1910
Birth
1911
Census
1911
1920
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1921
1930
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1950
1960
Death
1963

Census, Residence

Census1911Reuben Moser appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.2
Census1921Reuben Moser appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of William E. Moser and Maria Melissa Bezanson at Moser River, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited20 Aug 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 58; Page: 7.
  3. [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.

Judson Clarence Bezanson

M, #472, b. 25 September 1877, d. 12 September 1957
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 202.1
FatherJohn David Bezanson b. 4 Apr 1831, d. 30 Nov 1897
MotherElizabeth Levy b. 31 Dec 1839, d. 8 Jan 1923

Family

Sarah Elizabeth Frost b. Apr 1874, d. 23 Dec 1944
Children
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Judson Clarence Bezanson was born on 25 September 1877.2 He may have been born on 25 September 1878.1 He married Sarah Elizabeth Frost on 21 September 1903. He was 25. She was 29.2 Judson Clarence Bezanson died on 12 September 1957 at age 79.3 He was buried in St. John's Anglican, Necum Teuch, Nova Scotia.4

Census Summary

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Census, Residence

Census1891Judson Clarence Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.5
Census1901Judson Clarence Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Elizabeth Levy at Marie Joseph, Nova Scotia.6
Census1911Judson Clarence Bezanson and Sarah Elizabeth Frost appeared on the census of 1911 at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia, with Clarence David Bezanson, George Herman Bezanson and Charles Albert Bezanson.7
Census1921Judson Clarence Bezanson and Sarah Elizabeth Frost appeared on the census of 1921 at New Chester, Nova Scotia, with Clarence David Bezanson, George Herman Bezanson, Charles Albert Bezanson, Jessie Edith Bezanson and Frederick Anderson Bezanson.8
Last Edited14 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 65.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.
  3. [S59] Scott Winston Teal, The Sheperds of Markland, 65, 131.
  4. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, St. John's Anglican, Necum Teuch, Stone #15, "Bezanson Judson C., 1877 - 1957 ; Sarah E., (Wife), 1874 - 1944 ; Infant Son, 1917."
  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: 50; Page: 6; Lines: 37-41.
  8. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 1; Lines: 1-7.

Sarah Elizabeth Frost

F, #473, b. April 1874, d. 23 December 1944

Family

Judson Clarence Bezanson b. 25 Sep 1877, d. 12 Sep 1957
Children
     Sarah Elizabeth Frost was born in April 1874.1,2 She married Judson Clarence Bezanson, son of John David Bezanson and Elizabeth Levy, on 21 September 1903. She was 29. He was 25.3 Sarah Elizabeth Frost died on 23 December 1944 at age 70.3,2 She was buried in St. John's Anglican, Necum Teuch, Nova Scotia.4
     Jessie Edith Bezanson placed the following Memoriam for Sarah Elizabeth Frost in The Chronicle-Herald, Halifax, Nova Scotia, on 27 December 1949:

     BEZANSON - In loving memory of my dear mother Sarah E. Bezanson, who passed away December 23rd.1944.
     They say time heals all sorrow
     And helps one to forget
     But time has only proven
     How much I miss you yet.
     Always remembered by daughter Jessie.5

Census Summary

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1944

Census, Residence

Census1911Judson Clarence Bezanson and Sarah Elizabeth Frost appeared on the census of 1911 at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia, with Clarence David Bezanson, George Herman Bezanson and Charles Albert Bezanson.6
Census1921Judson Clarence Bezanson and Sarah Elizabeth Frost appeared on the census of 1921 at New Chester, Nova Scotia, with Clarence David Bezanson, George Herman Bezanson, Charles Albert Bezanson, Jessie Edith Bezanson and Frederick Anderson Bezanson.7
Last Edited14 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S59] Scott Winston Teal, The Sheperds of Markland, 131.
  2. [S118] Paul Jewers, "Jewers and Wellwood Family", 23 April 2000.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.
  4. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, St. John's Anglican, Necum Teuch, Stone #15, "Bezanson Judson C., 1877 - 1957 ; Sarah E., (Wife), 1874 - 1944 ; Infant Son, 1917."
  5. [S487] Halifax Chronicle-Herald Memoriam, December 27, 1949.
  6. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph Village, Ecum Secum, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 50; Page: 6; Lines: 37-41.
  7. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 1; Lines: 1-7.

Clarence David Bezanson

M, #474, b. 25 May 1905, d. 4 December 1997
FatherJudson Clarence Bezanson b. 25 Sep 1877, d. 12 Sep 1957
MotherSarah Elizabeth Frost b. Apr 1874, d. 23 Dec 1944
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Clarence David Bezanson was born on 25 May 1905 at New Chester, Nova Scotia.1,2 He married Rilda Margaret Fulton, daughter of Barry Moulton and (?) Weir, circa 1941.1,2 Clarence David Bezanson died on 4 December 1997 at Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital, Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia, at age 92.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 8 December 1997:
BEZANSON, Clarence David - Passed away suddenly in Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital, Sheet Harbour, on December 4, 1997, at the age of 92 years.

He was born in New Chester, May 25, 1905, and was a lifelong member, and at the time of his death the oldest member, of the community. He was the eldest son of the late Judson and Sarah (Frost) Bezanson. He was a woodsman all of his working life, working in lumber camps in the area. He was a lover of horses, and in his younger years worked horses in the woods. He kept and trained oxen for his own use. He was foreman for New Chester Road for many years. He was an avid moose and deer hunter and sportsman.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, the former Rilda Fulton. He was a very loving father to his only son, Gordon and wife Nina, New Chester, with whome he resided for the past four 1/2 years. A loving grandfather to granddaughter, Cheryl Bezanson, Dartmouth; grandsons, Philip and wife Sonya, New Chester; Jason, Dartmouth, Mervin, New Chester, and great-grandson Devin, New Chester. He is also survived by brother, Frederick, New Chester, several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by sister, Jessie, brothers, Charles, George, Edwin in infancy.

Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today and Sunday in Ecum Secum Funeral Home, Ecum Secum. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Monday in St. James Anglican Church, New Chester, Rev. Carson Baxter officiating. Burial to follow in St. James Cemetery.1
He was buried on 8 December 1997 in St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Nova Scotia.1,3

Census Summary

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1980
1990
Death
1997

Census, Residence

Census1911Clarence David Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Judson Clarence Bezanson and Sarah Elizabeth Frost at Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia.4
Census1921Clarence David Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Judson Clarence Bezanson and Sarah Elizabeth Frost at New Chester, Nova Scotia.5
Last Edited8 May 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Clarence David Bezanson Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 8 December 1997.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.
  3. [S341] Maureen Brown, "St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Guysborugh County, Nova Scotia", "Bezanson, Clarence David, May 25, 1905 - Dec. 14, 1997, Wife Rilda Margaret, Mar. 13, 1911 - Apr. 6, 1999."
  4. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph Village, Ecum Secum, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 50; Page: 6; Lines: 37-41.
  5. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Marie Joseph, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 1; Lines: 1-7.

Rilda Margaret Fulton

F, #475, b. 13 March 1911, d. 6 April 1999
FatherBarry Moulton
Mother(?) Weir
     Rilda Margaret Fulton was born on 13 March 1911.1 She married Clarence David Bezanson, son of Judson Clarence Bezanson and Sarah Elizabeth Frost, circa 1941.2,3 Rilda Margaret Fulton died on 6 April 1999 at age 88.1 She was buried in St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Nova Scotia.1
Last Edited8 May 2015

Citations

  1. [S341] Maureen Brown, "St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Guysborugh County, Nova Scotia", "Bezanson, Clarence David, May 25, 1905 - Dec. 14, 1997, Wife Rilda Margaret, Mar. 13, 1911 - Apr. 6, 1999."
  2. [S2] Clarence David Bezanson Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 8 December 1997.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 131.

Philip Gordon Bezanson1

M, #479, b. 25 March 1970, d. 2 August 2003
FatherGordon David Bezanson
MotherNina Alice Naugler

Family

Sonya MacDonald
Child
Relationship6th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Philip Gordon Bezanson was born on 25 March 1970 at Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia.1 He married Sonya MacDonald. Philip Gordon Bezanson died on 2 August 2003 at New Chester, Nova Scotia, at age 33.1 He was buried on 6 August 2003 in St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Nova Scotia.1,2

     Obituary from The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 4 August 2003:
BEZANSON, Philip Gordon - 33, New Chester, Guysborough Co., died August 2, 2003, at home.

Born March 25, 1970, in Sheet Harbour, he was the eldest loving son of Gordon and Nina (Naugler) Bezanson. Philip enjoyed spending quality time with his children, especially fishing, four-wheeling and camping with his boys.

He is survived by sons, Devin, Morgan, and twins, son Madision and daughter Mallory; sister, Cheryl (Chris) Phee; brothers, Jason (Tanya Power) and Marvin, all of Dartmouth; grandparents, Herbie and Alice Naugler, Moser River; nephews, Christian and Regan (Phee); aunt, Judy (Victor) Bezanson, Lower Sackville; uncle, Roger (Beth) Naugler, Port Dufferin, and families.

He was predeceased by paternal grandparents, Clarance and Rilda (Fulton) Bezanson.

Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, August 5, prayers 8 p.m., in Ecum Secum Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, in St. James Anglican Church, New Chester, Rev. Allen Frye officiating. Burial in the church cemetery.1
Last Edited2 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Bezanson, Philip Gordon Death Notice, The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 4 August 2003.
  2. [S341] Maureen Brown, "St. James Cemetery, New Chester, Guysborugh County, Nova Scotia", "Bezanson, Philip Gordon, Mar. 25, 1970 - Aug. 2, 2003, Father of Devin, Morgan & twins Madison & Mallory."