Obediah A. Bezanson1

M, #9240, b. 10 July 1867, d. 23 April 1950
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 157.2
FatherSilas Bezanson1 b. 1829, d. 7 Oct 1885
MotherRachael Clark1 b. 10 Apr 1839, d. 31 Jan 1923

Family

Charity Hope Giffin b. 1 Feb 1870, d. 25 Nov 1946
Children
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Obediah A. Bezanson was born on 10 July 1867.3,4 He was a Deacon at the United Baptist Church, Goldboro, Nova Scotia.5 He married Charity Hope Giffin, daughter of George Giffin and Matilda (?), on 29 November 1893 at Isaac's Harbour Church, Isaac's Harbour, Nova Scotia. He was 26. She was 23. The ceremony was performed by Reverend David Price.1,6 Obediah A. Bezanson died on 23 April 1950 at Isaac's Harbour, Nova Scotia, at age 82.1

Census Summary

1860
Birth
1867
1870
1880
Census
1881
1890
1900
Census
1901
1910
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1911
1920
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1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1950

Census, Residence

Census1881Obediah A. Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Silas Bezanson and Rachael Clark at Isaac's Harbour, Nova Scotia.7
Census1901Obediah A. Bezanson and Charity Hope Giffin appeared on the census of 1901 at Isaac's Harbour, Nova Scotia, with Vivian Hope Bezanson and Lewis Seeboyer Bezanson.4
Census1911Obediah A. Bezanson and Charity Hope Giffin appeared on the census of 1911 at Goldboro, Nova Scotia, with Vivian Hope Bezanson and Lewis Seeboyer Bezanson.8
Census1921Obediah A. Bezanson and Charity Hope Giffin appeared on the census of 1921 at Goldboro, Nova Scotia.9
Last Edited24 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 45, 108.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 45.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 45, 108, where the birthdate is "ca. 1867."
  4. [S617] Automated Genealogy, "1901 Census of Canada", Schedule 1 Microfilm T-6450, Transcriber=Lynn Henry, District=NS GUYSBOROUGH, Subdistrict=Isaac Harbour j Page 10, Line=44.
  5. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 108.
  6. [S683] Daniel F. Johnson, "Vital Statistics from New Brunswick Newspapers", Volume 88, Number 248, from Messenger and Visitor, December 13, 1893, "m. Isaac's Harbor, N.S., by Rev. David Price, Obadiah A. BEZANSON / Charity H. GIFFIN."
  7. [S5] 1881 Canadian Census; Isaacs Harbour, Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Roll: C_13168; Family: 130; Page: 32.
  8. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Family: 85; Page: 9.
  9. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Goldboro, Antigonish and Guysborough, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 39; Page: 4; Lines: 14-15.