Elsie G. Levy

F, #1321, b. 24 December 1902, d. 1 February 1997

Family

Arthur Gordon Bezanson b. 6 Jan 1896, d. 26 Feb 1988
Children
     Elsie G. Levy was born on 24 December 1902.1 She married Arthur Gordon Bezanson, son of Reverend William Byron Bezanson and Annie Ruth Thomson.2 Elsie G. Levy died on 1 February 1997 at age 94.1 She was buried on 4 February 1997 in Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery, Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.1,3,4

     Death Notice from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 3 February 1997:
BEZANSON (Levy), Elsie Gordon - formerly of 3 Woodbury Dr., Halifax, died February 1, 1997, in Armview Estates.

Born in Dartmouth, she was a daughter of the late Edgar and Agnes (Coutler) Levy. She was a life member of Halifax Chapter 7, Order of the Eastern Star and a life member of the Ladies Conservative Association. She was also a member of St. Peter's Anglican Church, Birch Cove.

Surviving are brother, Edgar (Budd), St. Catharines, Ont; children, Mrs. Anne Erwin, Toronto; Mrs. Agnes Langille, Markham, Ont; Gordon, Halifax; Ernest, St. Margarets Bay; nine grandchildren; three step-grandsons; 13 great-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband, Gordon A; sisters, Olive MacKay, Helen Bowser, Dorothy Gay; brothers, John, Fred, Harold, Allan.

Cremation has taken place. Memorial service 2 p.m. Tuesday in St. Peter's Anglican Church, Birch Cove, Rev. Tim Appleton officiating. Burial in Hammonds Plains Cemetery.4
Last Edited17 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S151] George Newbury, "Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery", January 15, 2000, "BEZANSON, A. Gordon Jan 6, 1896 - Feb 26, 1988, His wife Elsie G. LEVY Dec 24, 1902 - Feb 1, 1997."
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 112, 195.
  3. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, Hammonds Plains Baptist, Hammonds Plains, Stone #53, "Bezanson, A. Gordon Jan 6, 1896 - Feb 26, 1988 ; His Wife Elsie G. Levy Dec 24, 1902 - Feb 1, 1997."
  4. [S2] Bezanson (Levy), Elsie Gordon Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 3 February 1997.

Annie Bezanson

F, #1322, d. 7 September 2007
FatherArthur Gordon Bezanson b. 6 Jan 1896, d. 26 Feb 1988
MotherElsie G. Levy b. 24 Dec 1902, d. 1 Feb 1997
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Annie Bezanson married Thomas Erwin.1 Annie Bezanson lived at Toronto, Ontario. She died on 7 September 2007 at Milton District Hospital, Milton, Ontario.2 She was buried on 12 September 2007 in Pine Hills Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario.2

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 9 September 2007:
ERWIN, Anne - Passed away peacefully at the Milton District Hospital on Friday, September 7, 2007, following a brief illness. Anne Erwin was the beloved wife of the late Thomas Erwin; loving mother of Bob and his wife Vici Erwin, Campbellville, Ont; dear sister of Agnes and her husband Bob Langille, Markham, Ont; Gordon and his wife Maureen Bezanson, Halifax, and sister-in-law of Shirley Bezanson, Halifax.

She was predeceased by a brother, Ernest Bezanson. Anne will be missed by several nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to visit at McKersie-Kocher Funeral Home, Milton, Ont. from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday, September 11, at 11 a.m. Interment to take place in Pine Hills Cemetery in Toronto on Wednesday, September 12, at 11:30 a.m.2
Last Edited26 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 195, 249.
  2. [S2] Erwin, Anne Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 9 September 2007.

Barbara Finck

F, #1325, b. circa 1931, d. 2 November 1997
FatherGeorge W. Finck1
MotherWinnifred A. Hubley1
     Barbara Finck was born circa 1931.1 She married Gordon E. Bezanson, son of Arthur Gordon Bezanson and Elsie G. Levy.2 Barbara Finck died on 2 November 1997 at QEII Health Sciences Centre, Infirmary Site, Halifax, Nova Scotia.1,3 She was buried on 8 November 1997 in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 5 November 1997:
PRIEMUS (Bezanson), Barbara Elizabeth - 66, Halifax, passed away peacefully on November 2, 1997, in QEII Health Sciences Centre, Infirmary Site, after a brave and valiant battle with cancer.

Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late George W. and Winnifred A. (Hubley) Finck. She was a warm and vibrant woman who had a lifelong appreciation of art and music, a deep devotion to her family and a steadfast faith in God. She was a talented and creative artist, who both studied and taught art, her works having been exhibited in various venues throughout the years. Her love of music was one of the many gifts she bestowed to her children. She was an accomplished pianist, having taught as well. She enjoyed choral singing and was a former member of several choirs, including the Citadel Chimes and the Chebucto Community Singers. She was well known in the fashion and cosmetics industry, where she worked for many years. She was also an entrepreneur, who operated her own art gallery in Dartmouth and, as an artist, was commissioned for various works. More recently, she was a home companion to the elderly, where her dedication and compassion enriched the lives of those in her care.

She will be lovingly remembered and sorely missed by her daughter, Susan Feltmate and husband Grant, Timberlea; son, Byron Bezanson and wife Michelle, Waverley; grandchildren, Cole, Benjamin, Carla, Katelyn and Joshua; sisters, Gwendolyn (Mrs. Ed Mortimer), West Vancouver, B.C; Mrs. Mildred Aisthorpe, Dartmouth; brothers, William, Brackendale, B.C; Raymond, Edmonton, Alta; Colin, Dartmouth; Paul, Hubbards; several nieces and nephews.

Visitation Friday, November 7, from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. at J.A. Snow Funeral Home, Halifax. Funeral Saturday, November 8, at 9 a.m. in St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church, 6351 North St., Halifax, Rev. Lloyd O'Neill officiating. Burial to follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery.4
Last Edited7 May 2015

Citations

  1. [S467] Lunenburg County GenWeb, "Lunenburg County Obituaries", 5 November 1997, PRIEMUS (Bezanson), Barbara Elizabeth.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 195, 250.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 250, but handwritten, possibly by Elaine Hoare.
  4. [S2] Barbara Elizabeth (Bezanson) Priemus Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 5 November 1997.

Ernest H. Bezanson

M, #1326, b. circa 1931, d. 5 October 2001
FatherArthur Gordon Bezanson b. 6 Jan 1896, d. 26 Feb 1988
MotherElsie G. Levy b. 24 Dec 1902, d. 1 Feb 1997
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Ernest H. Bezanson was born circa 1931.1 He married Shirley Whynot. Ernest H. Bezanson died on 5 October 2001.1 Information culled from obituary by Willa Kaizer:
5 Oct. 2001 age 70 years Head of St. Margarets Bay, mem. service celebrating his life at United Baptist Church, Head of St. Margarets Bay.

He lived in Birch Cove with his family during his childhood. He was employed 37 years with DND at CFB Halifax, Mechanical Systems Repair, Governors and Injectors Shop until his retirement in 1987. He was a founding member of the St. Margarets Bay Recreation Association. and St. Margarets Bay 50 Plus Club. He was a member of the Timberlea Senior Club.

In November 2000, Canadian Blood Service honoured him with the Humanitarian Award for donating over 400 blood donations. He was Past Master of St. Margaret’s Lodge 118 and was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal for distinguished service and was past District Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Nova Scotia. He was past Patron of Mystic Star Chapter 40, Order of the Eastern Star.

He was on the Board of Directors and managing director of the St. Margarets Bay Building Company for many years.

He was an avid sportsman and enjoyed fishing and hunting. He was a member of St. Margarets Bay Sailing Club and was Fleet Captain for four years. He enjoyed racing and cruising with his family and friends.

In the 50’s he was a pioneer in water skiing in Nova Scotia and went on to win the Maritime Championship for a decade. He enjoyed country and gospel music and loved to play the guitar. He will long be remembered for his yodeling and duets with his wife Shirley. Since his retirement he enjoyed selling at the Sackville Flea Market.1
Last Edited28 Jul 2017

Citations

  1. [S935] Cordes, John, "a few BEZANSON obits", e-mail message from e-mail address to John Cardinal, 17 July 2017.

Shirley Whynot1

F, #1327, b. circa 1936, d. 13 July 2017
Shirley (Whynot) Bezanson
     Shirley Whynot was born circa 1936 at Bridgewater, Nova Scotia.1 She married Ernest H. Bezanson, son of Arthur Gordon Bezanson and Elsie G. Levy. Shirley Whynot died on 13 July 2017 at Head of St. Margaret's Bay, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 15 July 2017:
BEZANSON, Shirley Ann Age 81, Head of St. Margaret’s Bay.

With great sadness we announce the passing of Shirley on Thursday, July 13, 2017, at home, after a lengthy illness. Born in Bridgewater, and raised in Buckfield, she was a daughter of the late Forrest and Winnifred 'Winnie' Whynot (Bolivar).

Shirley was a loving mother and grandmother and was very musical. She loved to play piano, guitar and the ukulele and a sing-song with friends and family and especially loved to harmonize and sing with her husband, Ernie.

Shirley retired from Sears Canada, was very active in her community, loved her home, enjoyed working in her yard, and garden. She was an active member of the Eastern Star for 50 plus years and was Worthy Matron during her tenure. It was common for her to be cooking and serving at community suppers at the local Masonic Hall. Shirley and Ernie were founding members of the 50 Plus Club and St. Margaret’s Bay Recreation Association and was instrumental in bringing Red Cross swimming lessons to the community. Also, members of the White Caps Seniors Club and the St. Margaret’s Sailing Club.

She is survived by her children, Kevin (Betty) Bezanson, Carol (Blair) Gallant, Patricia Forsythe, Paul (Lynn) Bezanson; grandchildren, Ryan, Luke and Lindsay Gallant; Kyle, Melanie Foster; Emily Forsythe; and Shirley’s special care giver, Belinda Marriott.

Beside her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Ernest and her brother, Douglas Whynot.

The family will receive visitors 7-9 p.m. Monday, July 17, with an Eastern Star Service at 7 p.m., both in Ronald A. Walker Funeral Home, 13549 Peggy’s Cove Rd., Upper Tantallon. Funeral Service will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, in the Baptist Church, Head of St. Margaret’s Bay, Rev. John Purdy officiating. Following the committal service in the church cemetery, there will be a reception in the Masonic Hall, Head of St. Margaret’s Bay.1
Last Edited28 Jul 2017

Citations

  1. [S2] Shirley Ann Bezanson Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 15 July 2017.

Ernest William Bezanson

M, #1330, b. 1901, d. 10 May 1902
FatherReverend William Byron Bezanson b. 28 Nov 1866, d. 28 Jul 1946
MotherAnnie Ruth Thomson b. 6 Apr 1870, d. 28 May 1943
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Ernest William Bezanson was born in 1901.1 He died on 10 May 1902.1,2 He was buried in Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery, Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.2,3

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1901
Census
1901
Death
1902

Census, Residence

Census1901Ernest William Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Reverend William Byron Bezanson and Annie Ruth Thomson at Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia.4
Last Edited5 Mar 2004

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 112.
  2. [S151] George Newbury, "Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery", January 15, 2000, "BEZANSON, Ernest William d May 10, 1902 17 mos."
  3. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, Hammonds Plains Baptist, Hammonds Plains, Stone #51, Bezanson, Ernest William, "Bezanson, Ernest William D May 10, 1902 17 Mos. - ; Son Of Rev. W.B. & Annie R."
  4. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Mahone Bay, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 173; Page: 16.

Marian Bezanson

F, #1331, b. 1897, d. 18 February 1987
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 338.1
FatherReverend William Byron Bezanson b. 28 Nov 1866, d. 28 Jul 1946
MotherAnnie Ruth Thomson b. 6 Apr 1870, d. 28 May 1943

Family

Louis Bertram Harris b. 1896, d. 21 Sep 1938
Child
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Marian Bezanson was born in 1897 at S. Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.2 On the 1901 Canadian census, her country of birth is listed as "U.S.A." with year of immigration 1899.3 She married Louis Bertram Harris on 5 July 1922.2 As of May 1943, Marian Bezanson lived at Sydney, Nova Scotia.4 She died on 18 February 1987 at Sydney, Nova Scotia.2

Census Summary

1890
Birth
1897
1900
Census
1901
1910
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1920
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1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
Death
1987

Census, Residence

Census1901Marian Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Reverend William Byron Bezanson and Annie Ruth Thomson at Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia.3
Census1911Marian Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Reverend William Byron Bezanson and Annie Ruth Thomson at 111 York Street, Glace Bay, Nova Scotia.5
Census1921Marian Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Reverend William Byron Bezanson and Annie Ruth Thomson at 234 Ochterloney Street, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.6
Last Edited15 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 112.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 112, 195.
  3. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Mahone Bay, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 173; Page: 16.
  4. [S2] Annie Bezanson Death Notice, 1943, which lists her surviving children.
  5. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Ward 2, Cape Breton South, Nova Scotia; Family: 117; Page: 12.
  6. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Dartmouth (Town), Halifax, Nova Scotia; Sub-District: ?; Page: 4; Lines: 33-36.

William Harris

M, #1335, b. 1925, d. 1959
FatherLouis Bertram Harris b. 1896, d. 21 Sep 1938
MotherMarian Bezanson b. 1897, d. 18 Feb 1987
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     William Harris was born in 1925.1 He died in 1959.1
Last Edited15 Feb 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 195.

Amanda Bezanson

F, #1336, b. 7 October 1868, d. 15 July 1872
FatherAmos Bezanson b. 6 Jul 1829, d. 24 May 1916
MotherIsabella Smith b. 3 Feb 1832, d. 10 Feb 1923
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Amanda Bezanson was born on 7 October 1868.1 She died on 15 July 1872 at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, at age 3. The informant on her death certificate was Amos Bezanson.2,1

Census Summary

1860
Birth
1868
1870
Census
1871
Death
1872

Census, Residence

Census1871Amanda Bezanson appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited14 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 51.
  2. [S14] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Death Registrations", Bezanson, Amanda; Registration Year: 1872; Book: 1808; Page: 408; Number: 1066.
  3. [S5] 1871 Canadian Census; Hammonds Plains, Halifax West, Nova Scotia; Roll: C-10553; Family: 47; Page: 15.

Elsie Myrtle Bezanson

F, #1337, b. 14 February 1871, d. 20 September 1904
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 165.1
FatherAmos Bezanson b. 6 Jul 1829, d. 24 May 1916
MotherIsabella Smith b. 3 Feb 1832, d. 10 Feb 1923

Family

William Romans b. Nov 1863, d. 1955
Children
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
Elsie Bezanson
     Elsie Myrtle Bezanson was born on 14 February 1871.2,3 She married William Romans, son of Charles Romans and Isabelle Thomas, on 25 December 1890 at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia. She was 19. He was 27.4,5 Elsie Myrtle Bezanson died on 20 September 1904 at age 33.6

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1871
Census
1871
1880
Census
1881
1890
1900
Census
1901
Death
1904

Census, Residence

Census1871Elsie Myrtle Bezanson appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.7
Census1881Elsie Myrtle Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.8
LivedElsie Myrtle Bezanson and William Romans lived in Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.4
Census1901William Romans and Elsie Myrtle Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, with Sadie Romans, Grace Florence Romans, M. Emma Romans and B. H. Bezanson.9,3
Last Edited9 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 51.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 51, where the birthdate is "1871."
  3. [S617] Automated Genealogy, "1901 Census of Canada", Schedule 1 Microfilm T-6452, Transcriber=Deborah David, District=NS HALIFAX, Subdistrict=Hammond Plains t Page 9, Line=4, Family=75.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 112.
  5. [S683] Daniel F. Johnson, "Vital Statistics from New Brunswick Newspapers", Volume 79, Number 1604, from Messenger and Visitor, December 31, 1890, "m. At residence of bride's father, Amos BEZANSON, Esq., Hammonds Plains, Halifax Co., N.S., Dec. 25, by Rev. E.N. Archibald, Wm ROMANS, Esq. / Elsie BEZANSON, all of the aforesaid place."
  6. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 51, 112.
  7. [S5] 1871 Canadian Census; Hammonds Plains, Halifax West, Nova Scotia; Roll: C-10553; Family: 47; Page: 15.
  8. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=Hammond's Plains, Halifax, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375805, NA Film=C-13169, District=10, Sub-district=K, Page=2, Household=9, Name=Amos Bezanson.
  9. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Hammond Plains, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 75; Page: 9; Lines: 4-10.

William Romans

M, #1338, b. November 1863, d. 1955
FatherCharles Romans b. 1825, d. 1884
MotherIsabelle Thomas b. 1836, d. 1890

Family

Elsie Myrtle Bezanson b. 14 Feb 1871, d. 20 Sep 1904
Children
     William Romans was born in November 1863 at Nova Scotia.1 He married Elsie Myrtle Bezanson, daughter of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith, on 25 December 1890 at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia. He was 27. She was 19.1,2 William Romans became a widower at age 40 upon the death of his wife Elsie Myrtle Bezanson on 20 September 1904.3 William Romans married Mary Smith after 20 September 1904.1 William Romans died in 1955.1

Census Summary

1860
Birth
1863
1870
1880
1890
1900
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1910
Census
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1920
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1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1955

Census, Residence

LivedWilliam Romans and Elsie Myrtle Bezanson lived in Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.1
Census1901William Romans and Elsie Myrtle Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, with Sadie Romans, Grace Florence Romans, M. Emma Romans and B. H. Bezanson.4,5
Census1911William Romans appeared on the census of 1911 at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, with Sadie Romans, Grace Florence Romans and Marjorie Romans and also with Charles B. Romans, an 11-year old nephew.6
Census1921William Romans appeared on the census of 1921 at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, with Marjorie Romans, Sadie Romans, J. Roy Thomas and Grace Florence Romans.7
Last Edited10 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 112.
  2. [S683] Daniel F. Johnson, "Vital Statistics from New Brunswick Newspapers", Volume 79, Number 1604, from Messenger and Visitor, December 31, 1890, "m. At residence of bride's father, Amos BEZANSON, Esq., Hammonds Plains, Halifax Co., N.S., Dec. 25, by Rev. E.N. Archibald, Wm ROMANS, Esq. / Elsie BEZANSON, all of the aforesaid place."
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 51, 112.
  4. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Hammond Plains, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 75; Page: 9; Lines: 4-10.
  5. [S617] Automated Genealogy, "1901 Census of Canada", Schedule 1 Microfilm T-6452, Transcriber=Deborah David, District=NS HALIFAX, Subdistrict=Hammond Plains t Page 9, Line=4, Family=75.
  6. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 111; Page: 12; Lines: 46-50.
  7. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Hammond Plains Polling District No 16, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Sub-District: 11; Page: 3; Lines: 16-21.

Martell Bezanson

M, #1339, b. 10 September 1873, d. 25 August 1940
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 166.1
FatherAmos Bezanson b. 6 Jul 1829, d. 24 May 1916
MotherIsabella Smith b. 3 Feb 1832, d. 10 Feb 1923

Family

Jane Melvin b. 21 Nov 1872, d. 14 Aug 1951
Children
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Martell Bezanson was born on 10 September 1873; but the 1901 census has his birthdate as 7 September 1874.2,3,4 He married Jane Melvin, daughter of James Melvin and Maria McQuade, on 21 November 1910. He was 37. She was 38.3,2 Martell Bezanson died on 25 August 1940 at age 66.2,3 He was buried in Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery, Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.3,5

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1873
1880
Census
1881
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
Death
1940

Census, Residence

Census1881Martell Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.6
Census1891Martell Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.7
Census1901Martell Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.8
Census1911Martell Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith at English Corner, Nova Scotia.9
Census1921Martell Bezanson and Jane Melvin appeared on the census of 1921 at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, with Dorothy Bezanson, Isabel Bezanson and Isabella Smith.10
LivedMartell Bezanson and Jane Melvin lived in Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.11
Last Edited24 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 51.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 113, 51.
  3. [S151] George Newbury, "Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery", January 15, 2000, "BEZANSON, C. Martell 1873 - 1940 + His wife Jane MELVIN 1872 - 1951."
  4. [S564] Kris Hewitt, "Halifax District, Nova Scotia Census, 1901: Frnech Village - Hammond's Plain", Bezanson, Amos, Birth Date=06 Jul 1829, Birth Place=Nova Scotia, Census Year=1901, Location=Hammond's Plain, Film #=T-6452, Division #=1, Page #=4, Entry #=43, Family #=38, Immigration=-, Relationship to Head of Household=head, Bezanson, Isabell, Birth Date=03 Feb 1832, Birth Place=Nova Scotia, Census Year=1901, Location=Hammond's Plain, Film #=T-6452, Division #=1, Page #=4, Entry #=44, Family #=38, Immigration=-, Relationship to Head of Household=wife, Bezanson, Martell, Birth Date=07 Sep 1874, Birth Place=Nova Scotia, Census Year=1901, Location=Hammond's Plain, Film #=T-6452, Division #=1, Page #=4, Entry #=45, Family #=38, Immigration=-, Relationship to Head of Household=son, Cristopher, William, Birth Date=11 Apr 1890, Birth Place=England, Census Year=1901, Location=Hammond's Plain, Film #=T-6452, Division #=1, Page #=4, Entry #=46, Family #=38, Immigration=1898, Relationship to Head of Household=adopted, Johnson, Clara, Birth Date=21 Mar 1886, Birth Place=Nova Scotia, Census Year=1901, Location=Hammond's Plain, Film #=T-6452, Division #=1, Page #=4, Entry #=47, Family #=38, Immigration=-, Relationship to Head of Household=servant.
  5. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery, Hammonds Plains, Stone #141, "Bezanson, C. Martell 1873 - 1940 + His Wife Jane Melvin 1872 - 1951."
  6. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=Hammond's Plains, Halifax, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375805, NA Film=C-13169, District=10, Sub-district=K, Page=2, Household=9, Name=Amos Bezanson.
  7. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Hammonds Plains, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6315; Family: 11; Page: 3.
  8. [S617] Automated Genealogy, "1901 Census of Canada", District=NS HALIFAX (#33), Subdistrict=Hammond Plains t Page 4, Details=Schedule 1 Microfilm T-6452, Line=43, Family=38.
  9. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 106; Page: 12; Lines: 19-23.
  10. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Hammond Plains Polling District No 16, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 43; Page: 3; Lines: 49-50; Page: 4; Lines:1-3.
  11. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 113.
  12. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 196, 113.

Jane Melvin

F, #1340, b. 21 November 1872, d. 14 August 1951
FatherJames Melvin
MotherMaria McQuade

Family

Martell Bezanson b. 10 Sep 1873, d. 25 Aug 1940
Children
     Jane Melvin was born on 21 November 1872.1,2 She married Martell Bezanson, son of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith, on 21 November 1910. She was 38. He was 37.2,1 Jane Melvin died on 14 August 1951 at age 78.1,2 She was buried after 14 August 1951 in Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery, Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.2,3

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1872
1880
1890
1900
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1951

Census, Residence

Census1911Jane Melvin appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Amos Bezanson and Isabella Smith at English Corner, Nova Scotia.4
Census1921Martell Bezanson and Jane Melvin appeared on the census of 1921 at Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, with Dorothy Bezanson, Isabel Bezanson and Isabella Smith.5
LivedJane Melvin and Martell Bezanson lived in Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.6
Last Edited24 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 113, 51.
  2. [S151] George Newbury, "Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery", January 15, 2000, "BEZANSON, C. Martell 1873 - 1940 + His wife Jane MELVIN 1872 - 1951."
  3. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, Hammonds Plains Baptist Cemetery, Hammonds Plains, Stone #141, "Bezanson, C. Martell 1873 - 1940 + His Wife Jane Melvin 1872 - 1951."
  4. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 106; Page: 12; Lines: 19-23.
  5. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Hammond Plains Polling District No 16, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 43; Page: 3; Lines: 49-50; Page: 4; Lines:1-3.
  6. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 113.
  7. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 196, 113.