Gordon Elijah Bezanson

M, #741, b. 24 December 1915, d. 23 August 1958
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 257.1
FatherElijah Bezanson b. 15 May 1851, d. 27 Jan 1935
MotherCharlotte Leopold b. 1889, d. 1982
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
Gordon Elijah Bezanson
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     Gordon Elijah Bezanson was born on 24 December 1915 at Aaldersville, Nova Scotia.2 He served in the military in World War 2 and was bothered by poor health following his service in the war. He married Edith Blanche Congdon, daughter of Kempton Wheelock Congdon and Katherine Lawrence, on 23 May 1946 at Berwick, Nova Scotia. He was 30.2 Gordon Elijah Bezanson was a Parts Manager at Milne's Garage, New Minas, Nova Scotia.3 He died on 23 August 1958 at Forest Home, Nova Scotia, at age 42 when he accidently drowned in the Forest Home canal.2,4 He was buried in Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, Nova Scotia.2 His estate was probated at Kings County, Nova Scotia.4

     Death Notice, 1 September 1958:
GORDON ELIJAH BEZANSON

Funeral service for the late Gordon Elijah Bezanson, who lost his life by drowning at Forest Home, August 23, was held from St James' Anglican Church, Kentville, on August 26, and was largely attended. Rev. L. Weldon Mosher, rector of the church, officiated. Veterans were present in a body, and conducted their service at both church and graveside. The choir sang two favorite hymns, "Lead Kindly Light," and "Nearer My God to Thee." Floral tributes were many and beautiful.

The deceased was born at Aaldersvile, Lunenburg. Co., 42 yearS ago, son of Mrs. Lottie Bezanson Turbitt, and the late Elijah Bezanson. The early years of his life were spent in Aaldersville, and he was a member of the Anglican Church of that place. During World War II, he enlisted, and served five years with the Royal Canadian Engineers three of which were spent overseas. When the war ended, he returned and was employed as a car salesman at New Minas, and later at Kentville, until ill health forced his retirement three years ago.

Besides his wife, the former Miss
Edith Congdon of Grafton, he leaves five sons and one daughter, Gordon 11, Eugene 10, Frankie 9, Ronald 8, Freddie 6 and Freda 6 (twins). Also left to mourn are his mother, Mrs. Lottie Bezanson Turbitt, three sisters, Bertha (Mrs. Ira Reeves), Forties Settlement; Gracie (Mrs. Stanley Russell), Forest Home; Hilda (Mrs. Avery Bezanson) Port Williams; and three brothers, Edgar, Percy and Basil, all of Aaldersville; also one half-sister, Viola (Mrs. Mort Reeves) Forties Settlement; and one half-brother, Norman, of South Alton. Surviving also are four step-sitsters, Leah (Mrs. Perry Butler), Pearl (Mrs. Carrol Walker), GLadys (Mrs. Frank Halliday), and Marilyn Turbitt. Also two step btoerhs, Aden and Gerald.

Pallbearers were Lonnie Milne, Norman Dale, Harmon Illsley, Earl Milbury, Al Fagan and Lloyd Blair. Interment was in the Berwick Cemetery.5

Census Summary

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Census1921Gordon Elijah Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Elijah Bezanson and Charlotte Leopold at Aldersville, Nova Scotia.6
Last Edited30 May 2016

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 80.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 80, 159.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 159.
  4. [S352] Family History Committee, Probate Records of Kings County, BEZANSON, Gordon Elijah, Date=23 Aug 1958, PlaceOfDeath=Forest Home, Residence=New Minas, FileID=1082.
  5. [S2] Gordon Elijah Bezanson Death Notice.
  6. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross East, Aldersville, Mill Road, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 16; Lines: 5-12.

Edith Blanche Congdon

F, #742, b. 1915, d. 8 October 1998
FatherKempton Wheelock Congdon b. c 1871, d. 1939
MotherKatherine Lawrence b. c 1881, d. 1959
     Edith Blanche Congdon was born in 1915 at Grafton, Nova Scotia.1 She married Gordon Elijah Bezanson, son of Elijah Bezanson and Charlotte Leopold, on 23 May 1946 at Berwick, Nova Scotia. He was 30.2 Edith Blanche Congdon died on 8 October 1998 at Wolfville Nursing Home, Wolfville, Nova Scotia.3 She was buried in Berwick Cemetery, Cornwallis.3,4

     Death Notice from The Halifax Herald Limited (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 9 October 1998:
BEZANSON, Edith Blanche - 83, formerly of Highbury, Kings Co., died October 8, 1998, in Wolfville Nursing Home.

Born in Grafton, Kings Co., she was a daughter of the late Kempton and Kate (Lawrence) Congdon.

Surviving are daughter, Freda, New Minas; sons, Gordon, New Minas; Eugene, Sackville, Halifax Co; Frank, Canaan, Kings Co; Ronald, Waterville; Frederick, Calgary; sister, Ruth Clarke, Berwick; 15 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by husband, Gordon Elijah; sister, Christine Eaton.

Visitation 7-9 p.m. today and Saturday, funeral 2 p.m. Sunday, all in W.C. Hiltz Funeral Parlour, Kentville, Pastor Maurice Hatfield officiating. Burial at a later date in Berwick Cemetery.3
Last Edited24 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 154.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 80, 159.
  3. [S2] Edith Blanch Congdon Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 9 October 1998.
  4. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Berwick Cemetery, Section 0, Stone 249, "Died 8 Oct 1998, age 83. Born Grafton Kings Co. d/o Kempton and Kate (Lawrence) Congdon. w/o Gordon Elijah Bezanson."

John David Bezanson

M, #749, b. 28 July 1853, d. 31 May 1918
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 108.1
FatherElias Bezanson b. 14 May 1815, d. 13 Feb 1903
MotherNancy Ann Hiltz b. 3 Mar 1817, d. 18 Mar 1894

Family

Harriett Ann Gates b. 2 Aug 1862, d. 1957
Children
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     John David Bezanson was born on 28 July 1853 at Nova Scotia.2,3 He married Harriett Ann Gates, daughter of John Henry Gates Jr. and Mary Ann Lantz, on 12 April 1880 at Wolfville, Nova Scotia. He was 26. She was 17. The ceremony was performed by Reverend Stephen DeBlois.4,5 John David Bezanson was a farmer at Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, at the time of his marriage.5 He died on 31 May 1918 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia, at age 64.6,7 He was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Kentville, Nova Scotia.8 His estate was probated at Kings County, Nova Scotia.7

Census Summary

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Census1881John David Bezanson and Harriett Ann Gates appeared on the census of 1881 at Canard, Nova Scotia.9
Census1891John David Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia, with Kempton Bradford Bezanson, Melissa Evelyn Bezanson, Inez May Bezanson, Willard Ewart Bezanson, Robie DeBlois Bezanson and Percy Samuel Bezanson.10
Census1901John David Bezanson and Harriett Ann Gates appeared on the census of 1901 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia, with Kempton Bradford Bezanson, Melissa Evelyn Bezanson, Inez May Bezanson, Willard Ewart Bezanson, Robie DeBlois Bezanson, Percy Samuel Bezanson, Margaret Pearl Bezanson, Etta Blanche Bezanson, Roy Archibald Bezanson and Gladys Bezanson.2
Census1911John David Bezanson and Harriett Ann Gates appeared on the census of 1911 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia, with Percy Samuel Bezanson, Margaret Pearl Bezanson, Etta Blanche Bezanson, Roy Archibald Bezanson, Charles Avery Bezanson, Melissa Evelyn Bezanson and Marjorie Weaver.11
Last Edited12 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 26.
  2. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Port Williams, Kings, Nova Scotia; Page: 8; Family: 74; Lines: 18-29.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 26, where the date is "1852."
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 78.
  5. [S143] Marriage Records of Kings County (published), Vol. 1, 131, 28.
  6. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 26, where the death date had the year only.
  7. [S352] Family History Committee, Probate Records of Kings County, Name=BEZANSON, John D, Date=31 May 1918, PlaceOfDeath=Port Williams, Residence=Port Williams, FileID=PRO B-232.
  8. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Oak Grove Cemetery, Kentville, Section 6, Stone 94, "Bezanson, John D, 1852-1918; Hattie A, 1862-1957; Roy A, 1895- 1926, Bezanson, Willard F, 1886-1943; Robie D, 1888-1974 Bezanson, Percy S, Sapper Can Engrs C.E.F., d. 24 Sept 1958 at 68 years."
  9. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), Year=1881, Location=Canard, Code=b-1, Page=19, Fam=93.
  10. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=5, Line=8-15, Family=24.
  11. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Page: 11; Family: 99; Lines: 25-34.
  12. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 78, 154.

Harriett Ann Gates

F, #750, b. 2 August 1862, d. 1957
FatherJohn Henry Gates Jr.1 b. 5 Apr 1832
MotherMary Ann Lantz1

Family

John David Bezanson b. 28 Jul 1853, d. 31 May 1918
Children
     Harriett Ann Gates was born on 2 August 1862 at Nova Scotia.2,3 She married John David Bezanson, son of Elias Bezanson and Nancy Ann Hiltz, on 12 April 1880 at Wolfville, Nova Scotia. She was 17. He was 26. The ceremony was performed by Reverend Stephen DeBlois.3,1 Harriett Ann Gates became a widow at age 55 upon the death of her husband John David Bezanson on 31 May 1918 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.4,5 Harriett Ann Gates was an heir to the estate of John David Bezanson.5 Harriett Ann Gates died in 1957.3 She was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Kentville, Nova Scotia.6

Census Summary

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Census1881John David Bezanson and Harriett Ann Gates appeared on the census of 1881 at Canard, Nova Scotia.7
Census1901John David Bezanson and Harriett Ann Gates appeared on the census of 1901 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia, with Kempton Bradford Bezanson, Melissa Evelyn Bezanson, Inez May Bezanson, Willard Ewart Bezanson, Robie DeBlois Bezanson, Percy Samuel Bezanson, Margaret Pearl Bezanson, Etta Blanche Bezanson, Roy Archibald Bezanson and Gladys Bezanson.2
Census1911John David Bezanson and Harriett Ann Gates appeared on the census of 1911 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia, with Percy Samuel Bezanson, Margaret Pearl Bezanson, Etta Blanche Bezanson, Roy Archibald Bezanson, Charles Avery Bezanson, Melissa Evelyn Bezanson and Marjorie Weaver.8
Census1921Harriett Ann Gates appeared on the census of 1921 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia, with Kempton Bradford Bezanson, Willard Ewart Bezanson, Robie DeBlois Bezanson, Percy Samuel Bezanson, Charles Avery Bezanson, Margaret Pearl Bezanson, Kathleen Blanche Blenkhorn and Olive Saunders.9
Last Edited12 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S143] Marriage Records of Kings County (published), Vol. 1, 131, 28.
  2. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Port Williams, Kings, Nova Scotia; Page: 8; Family: 74; Lines: 18-29.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 78.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 26, where the death date had the year only.
  5. [S352] Family History Committee, Probate Records of Kings County, Name=BEZANSON, John D, Date=31 May 1918, PlaceOfDeath=Port Williams, Residence=Port Williams, FileID=PRO B-232.
  6. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Oak Grove Cemetery, Kentville, Section 6, Stone 94, "Bezanson, John D, 1852-1918; Hattie A, 1862-1957; Roy A, 1895- 1926, Bezanson, Willard F, 1886-1943; Robie D, 1888-1974 Bezanson, Percy S, Sapper Can Engrs C.E.F., d. 24 Sept 1958 at 68 years."
  7. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), Year=1881, Location=Canard, Code=b-1, Page=19, Fam=93.
  8. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Page: 11; Family: 99; Lines: 25-34.
  9. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Port Williams, Port Williams (Village), Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 8; Lines: 41-50; Page: 9; Lines: 1-3.
  10. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 78, 154.

James Bezanson

M, #751, b. 22 June 1854, d. 23 August 1933
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 109.1
FatherElias Bezanson b. 14 May 1815, d. 13 Feb 1903
MotherNancy Ann Hiltz b. 3 Mar 1817, d. 18 Mar 1894

Family

Martha Hiltz b. 1869, d. 1948
Children
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     James Bezanson was born on 22 June 1854.2 He married Martha Hiltz, daughter of David Hiltz and Nancy Pineo, on 26 August 1893 at Canning, Nova Scotia. He was 39. The ceremony was performed by Reverend Edwin Crowell.3,4 James Bezanson was a cooper living in New Ross at the time of his marriage.4 He died on 23 August 1933 at Brooklyn Corner, Nova Scotia, at age 79.5,6 He was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Billtown, Nova Scotia.7

Census Summary

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Census1911James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz appeared on the census of 1911 at Aldersville, Nova Scotia, with Edith Irene Bezanson, Wallace David Bezanson, Emily Bertha Bezanson, James Everett Bezanson, Nathan Foster Bezanson and Alice Sarah Bezanson.8
Census1921James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 at Steam Mill, Nova Scotia, with Wallace David Bezanson, James Everett Bezanson, Nathan Foster Bezanson and Alice Sarah Bezanson.9
Last Edited1 May 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 26.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 26, 79.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79, where the date is "1893, Aug. 21."
  4. [S143] Marriage Records of Kings County (published), Vol. 1, 259, 65.
  5. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 26, 79, where the place of death was "Billtown", which does not agree with the Kings County Probate record entry (Brooklyn Corner), and the date of death was 22 Aug 1933, not 23 Aug 1933.
  6. [S352] Family History Committee, Probate Records of Kings County, BEZANSON, James, Date=23 Aug 1933, PlaceOfDeath=Brooklyn Corner, Residence=Brooklyn Corner, FileID=ADM B-315.
  7. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Lakeview Cemetery, Billtown, Section 1, Stone 31, "James Bezanson, 1854-1933, his wife, Martha Hiltz, 1869-1948; N. Foster, 1907-1997 , his wife, Stella I. Steadman, 1906-1985; Emily Bertha, 1900-1933, Wallace O., 1897-1956. (Obit Hfx Herald, N Foster died 5 Feb. 1997, age 89. Born Aldersville Lunenburg Co. s/o James and Martha (Hiltz) Bezanson.)."
  8. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Page: 4; Family: 38; Lines: 47-50; Page: 5; Lines: 1-4.
  9. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 25; Lines: 3-8.
  10. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79.
  11. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79, 155.

Martha Hiltz

F, #752, b. 1869, d. 1948
FatherDavid Hiltz
MotherNancy Pineo1

Family

James Bezanson b. 22 Jun 1854, d. 23 Aug 1933
Children
     Martha Hiltz was born in 1869.1 She married James Bezanson, son of Elias Bezanson and Nancy Ann Hiltz, on 26 August 1893 at Canning, Nova Scotia. He was 39. The ceremony was performed by Reverend Edwin Crowell.2,3 Martha Hiltz died in 1948.1 She was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Billtown, Nova Scotia.4

Census Summary

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Census1911James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz appeared on the census of 1911 at Aldersville, Nova Scotia, with Edith Irene Bezanson, Wallace David Bezanson, Emily Bertha Bezanson, James Everett Bezanson, Nathan Foster Bezanson and Alice Sarah Bezanson.5
Census1921James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 at Steam Mill, Nova Scotia, with Wallace David Bezanson, James Everett Bezanson, Nathan Foster Bezanson and Alice Sarah Bezanson.6
Last Edited1 May 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79, where the date is "1893, Aug. 21."
  3. [S143] Marriage Records of Kings County (published), Vol. 1, 259, 65.
  4. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Lakeview Cemetery, Billtown, Section 1, Stone 31, "James Bezanson, 1854-1933, his wife, Martha Hiltz, 1869-1948; N. Foster, 1907-1997 , his wife, Stella I. Steadman, 1906-1985; Emily Bertha, 1900-1933, Wallace O., 1897-1956. (Obit Hfx Herald, N Foster died 5 Feb. 1997, age 89. Born Aldersville Lunenburg Co. s/o James and Martha (Hiltz) Bezanson.)."
  5. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Page: 4; Family: 38; Lines: 47-50; Page: 5; Lines: 1-4.
  6. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 25; Lines: 3-8.
  7. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79, 155.

Edith Irene Bezanson

F, #753, b. 11 August 1894, d. 2 May 1993
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 247.1
FatherJames Bezanson b. 22 Jun 1854, d. 23 Aug 1933
MotherMartha Hiltz b. 1869, d. 1948

Family

James Elwood Adams b. 1887, d. 30 Sep 1944
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Edith Irene Bezanson was born on 11 August 1894 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.2,1 She married James Elwood Adams on 30 October 1912. She was 18.1 Edith Irene Bezanson died on 2 May 1993 at Berwick, Nova Scotia, at age 98.3,4 She was buried in Berwick Cemetery, Berwick, Nova Scotia.3,4

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 4 May 1993:
ADAMS, Edith Irene - 98, Berwick, Kings County, died May 2, 1993, in the home of Ruby Melvin, Berwick.

Born in Port Williams, she was a daughter of the late James and Martha (Hiltz) Bezanson. She was a member of Canadian Red Cross Society; MacPherson Auxiliary and Berwick Baptist Church.

She is survived by three sons, Clifford, Berwick; George, Morden; Boyd, Grafton; two daughters, Lou Dares, Kingston, Kings County; Jean (Mrs. George Annand), Iroquois Falls, Ont; brother, Foster, Coldbrook; 21 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by two sons, Roy, Lloyd; daughter, Blanche MacLeod; three brothers, Frank, Wallace, Everett; three sisters, Emily, Evelyn, Alice; grandson, Donnie Adams; granddaughter, Debbie Crocker.

Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. today in H.C. Lindsay Memorial Chapel, Berwick, where funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Rev. Gordon Walker officiating. Burial will be in Berwick Cemetery.3

Census Summary

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Census1911Edith Irene Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz at Aldersville, Nova Scotia.5
Census1921James Elwood Adams and Edith Irene Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at Union Street, Berwick, Nova Scotia, with George Adams, Sarah Blanche Adams and Lulu Irene Adams.6
Last Edited3 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79.
  2. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, Edith Irene; Registration Year: 1894; Page: 99100218, a delayed entry from 17 November 1958.
  3. [S2] Adams, Edith Irene Death Notice, The Chronicle Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 4 May 1993.
  4. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Berwick Cemetery, Section 13, Stone 19, "Died 2 May 1993, age 98. d/o James and Martha (Hiltz) Bezanson. (Obit Hfx Herald)."
  5. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Page: 4; Family: 38; Lines: 47-50; Page: 5; Lines: 1-4.
  6. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Berwick, Rockland, South Berwick, Windemere, Post Road, Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 5; Lines: 17-21.
  7. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 154.
  8. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Berwick Cemetery, Section 10, Stone 127, "James E. Adams, 1887-1944. Lloyd F., 1914-1919."
  9. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Berwick Cemetery, Section 11, Stone 131, "Boyd S. Adams, 1924-1993, his wife, Kathleen E., 1939- (Obit Hfx Herald Boyd Stanley Adams died 3 Dec. 1993, age 69. s/o James and Edith (Bezanson) Adams. h/o Katherine Archer)."

Charles Frank Bezanson

M, #755, b. 1896, d. 1905
FatherJames Bezanson b. 22 Jun 1854, d. 23 Aug 1933
MotherMartha Hiltz b. 1869, d. 1948
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Charles Frank Bezanson was born in 1896.1 He died in 1905.1
Last Edited15 Feb 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79.

Wallace David Bezanson

M, #756, b. 14 December 1897, d. 12 August 1956
FatherJames Bezanson b. 22 Jun 1854, d. 23 Aug 1933
MotherMartha Hiltz b. 1869, d. 1948
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Wallace David Bezanson was born on 14 December 1897.1 He died on 12 August 1956 at age 58.1 He was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Billtown, Nova Scotia.2

Census Summary

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Census1911Wallace David Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz at Aldersville, Nova Scotia.3
Census1921Wallace David Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz at Steam Mill, Nova Scotia.4
Last Edited21 Jun 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79.
  2. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Lakeview Cemetery, Billtown, Section 1, Stone 31, "James Bezanson, 1854-1933, his wife, Martha Hiltz, 1869-1948; N. Foster, 1907-1997 , his wife, Stella I. Steadman, 1906-1985; Emily Bertha, 1900-1933, Wallace O., 1897-1956. (Obit Hfx Herald, N Foster died 5 Feb. 1997, age 89. Born Aldersville Lunenburg Co. s/o James and Martha (Hiltz) Bezanson.)."
  3. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Page: 4; Family: 38; Lines: 47-50; Page: 5; Lines: 1-4.
  4. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 25; Lines: 3-8.

Emily Bertha Bezanson

F, #757, b. 21 March 1900, d. 22 July 1933
FatherJames Bezanson b. 22 Jun 1854, d. 23 Aug 1933
MotherMartha Hiltz b. 1869, d. 1948

Family

Henry Anderson
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Emily Bertha Bezanson was born on 21 March 1900.1 She married Henry Anderson.1 Emily Bertha Bezanson died on 22 July 1933 at age 33.1 She was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Billtown, Nova Scotia.2

Census Summary

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Census, Residence

Census1911Emily Bertha Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz at Aldersville, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited15 Mar 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79.
  2. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Lakeview Cemetery, Billtown, Section 1, Stone 31, "James Bezanson, 1854-1933, his wife, Martha Hiltz, 1869-1948; N. Foster, 1907-1997 , his wife, Stella I. Steadman, 1906-1985; Emily Bertha, 1900-1933, Wallace O., 1897-1956. (Obit Hfx Herald, N Foster died 5 Feb. 1997, age 89. Born Aldersville Lunenburg Co. s/o James and Martha (Hiltz) Bezanson.)."
  3. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Page: 4; Family: 38; Lines: 47-50; Page: 5; Lines: 1-4.
  4. [S2] Pineo, Fannie Fitch (Anderson) Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 11 March 2014.
  5. [S2] Haley, Adeline Frances (Anderson) Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 14 December 2013.

Esther Evelyn Bezanson

F, #759, b. 30 September 1901, d. 30 October 1902
FatherJames Bezanson b. 22 Jun 1854, d. 23 Aug 1933
MotherMartha Hiltz b. 1869, d. 1948
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Esther Evelyn Bezanson was born on 30 September 1901.1 She died on 30 October 1902 at age 1.1
Last Edited15 Feb 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79.

Alice Sarah Bezanson

F, #760, b. 26 April 1910, d. 1 November 1988
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 250.1
FatherJames Bezanson b. 22 Jun 1854, d. 23 Aug 1933
MotherMartha Hiltz b. 1869, d. 1948

Family

Albert Arnburg b. 1910, d. b 1 Nov 1988
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Alice Sarah Bezanson was born on 26 April 1910 at Aldersville, Nova Scotia.2,3 She married Albert Arnburg on 28 July 1929 at Kentville, Nova Scotia. She was 19.4,3 Alice Sarah Bezanson died on 1 November 1988 at age 78.3

Census Summary

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Census, Residence

Census1911Alice Sarah Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz at Aldersville, Nova Scotia.5
Census1921Alice Sarah Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of James Bezanson and Martha Hiltz at Steam Mill, Nova Scotia.6
Last Edited2 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79.
  2. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, Alice Sarah; Registration Year: 1910; Page: 54600321; Number: 54600323.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 79, 156.
  4. [S13] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Marriage Registrations", Bezanson, Alice S; Arnburg, Albert G; Registration Year: 1929; Book: 56; Page: 10.
  5. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Page: 4; Family: 38; Lines: 47-50; Page: 5; Lines: 1-4.
  6. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 25; Lines: 3-8.
  7. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 156.