Jane Sophia Vaughan

F, #123, b. 4 October 1827, d. 22 August 1909
FatherDavid Vaughan b. 22 Jan 1795, d. 7 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Bezanson b. 10 May 1802, d. 7 Jun 1886
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Jane Sophia Vaughan was born on 4 October 1827.1 She married Hiram Fielden in 1853.1 Jane Sophia Vaughan died on 22 August 1909 at age 81.1
Last Edited15 Feb 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 15.

Joseph Anthony Vaughan

M, #125, b. 12 May 1830
FatherDavid Vaughan b. 22 Jan 1795, d. 7 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Bezanson b. 10 May 1802, d. 7 Jun 1886
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Joseph Anthony Vaughan was born on 12 May 1830.1 He married Lucy Ann Croft.
Last Edited15 Jan 2002

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 15.

William Nelson Vaughan

M, #127, b. 12 September 1832
FatherDavid Vaughan b. 22 Jan 1795, d. 7 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Bezanson b. 10 May 1802, d. 7 Jun 1886
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     William Nelson Vaughan was born on 12 September 1832.1 He married Eunice Graham, daughter of Jonathan Graham and Hannah Church Bezanson.
Last Edited27 Jun 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 15.

Eunice Graham

F, #128
FatherJonathan Graham d. 1856
MotherHannah Church Bezanson b. 7 Mar 1815
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Eunice Graham married William Nelson Vaughan, son of David Vaughan and Sarah Bezanson.
Last Edited27 Jun 1999

George Henry Neil Vaughan

M, #129
FatherDavid Vaughan b. 22 Jan 1795, d. 7 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Bezanson b. 10 May 1802, d. 7 Jun 1886
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
Last Edited23 May 1999

Sarah Rebecca Vaughan

F, #130, b. 26 September 1835
FatherDavid Vaughan b. 22 Jan 1795, d. 7 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Bezanson b. 10 May 1802, d. 7 Jun 1886
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Sarah Rebecca Vaughan was born on 26 September 1835.1 She married James Graham, son of Jonathan Graham and Hannah Church Bezanson, on 19 January 1860. She was 24.1
Last Edited26 Feb 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 15.

James Graham

M, #131
FatherJonathan Graham d. 1856
MotherHannah Church Bezanson b. 7 Mar 1815
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     James Graham married Sarah Rebecca Vaughan, daughter of David Vaughan and Sarah Bezanson, on 19 January 1860. She was 24.1
Last Edited26 Feb 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 15.

Allen Tupper Vaughan

M, #132, b. 12 November 1837
FatherDavid Vaughan b. 22 Jan 1795, d. 7 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Bezanson b. 10 May 1802, d. 7 Jun 1886
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Allen Tupper Vaughan was born on 12 November 1837.1 He married Mary O'Leary.
Last Edited27 Jun 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 15.

Letitia Maria Vaughan

F, #134, b. 2 September 1839
FatherDavid Vaughan b. 22 Jan 1795, d. 7 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Bezanson b. 10 May 1802, d. 7 Jun 1886
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Letitia Maria Vaughan was born on 2 September 1839.1 She married John Graham.
Last Edited27 Jun 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 15.

Amy S. V. Delight Vaughan

F, #136, b. 1 July 1842
FatherDavid Vaughan b. 22 Jan 1795, d. 7 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Bezanson b. 10 May 1802, d. 7 Jun 1886
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Amy S. V. Delight Vaughan was born on 1 July 1842.1 She married Silas Peck on 11 July 1859. She was 17.1
Last Edited15 Feb 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 15.

John Bezanson

M, #138, b. 25 January 1804, d. circa 20 July 1854
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 016.1
FatherJoseph Bezanson b. 1777, d. 26 Jan 1849
MotherSarah Garish Pulsifer b. 7 Jun 1781, d. 23 Sep 1865

Family

Mary Ann Lyon b. 1804, d. 4 Feb 1865
Children
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     John Bezanson was born on 25 January 1804 at Chester, Nova Scotia.2,3 He married Mary Ann Lyon, daughter of George Lyon, on 12 February 1830 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia. He was 26.4 John Bezanson died circa 20 July 1854 at Saint John.5
Last Edited23 May 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 3.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 3, 16.
  3. [S41] Lunenburg County GenWeb Project, "Chester Township Book - Births", June 20, 1999.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 16.
  5. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 3, 16 - Hants Cou.

Mary Ann Lyon

F, #139, b. 1804, d. 4 February 1865
FatherGeorge Lyon

Family

John Bezanson b. 25 Jan 1804, d. c 20 Jul 1854
Children
     Mary Ann Lyon was born in 1804.1 She married John Bezanson, son of Joseph Bezanson and Sarah Garish Pulsifer, on 12 February 1830 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia. He was 26.1 Mary Ann Lyon died on 4 February 1865 at Mt. Denson, Nova Scotia.1
Last Edited15 Feb 1999

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 16.

Otis Bezanson

M, #140, b. 21 December 1836, d. 8 April 1915
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 073.1
FatherJohn Bezanson b. 25 Jan 1804, d. c 20 Jul 1854
MotherMary Ann Lyon b. 1804, d. 4 Feb 1865

Family

Frances Card b. 14 Nov 1838, d. 14 Mar 1912
Children
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Otis Bezanson was born on 21 December 1836 at Nova Scotia.2,3 He was a boat builder.4 He married Frances Card, daughter of Richard Enos Card and Mary Skaling, on 17 November 1864 at Newport, Nova Scotia. He was 27. She was 26.5,6,7 Otis Bezanson died on 8 April 1915 at Mt. Denson, Nova Scotia, at age 78.1,3 He was buried in Mt. Denson Cemetery.3

Census Summary

1830
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Death
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Census, Residence

Census1871Otis Bezanson and Frances Card appeared on the census of 1871 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia, with Lena Bezanson, Mary Ethelind Bezanson and Captain Peleoman Bezanson.8
Census1881Otis Bezanson and Frances Card appeared on the census of 1881 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia, with Lena Bezanson, Captain Peleoman Bezanson, Mary Ethelind Bezanson, Alice Bezanson, Clifford E. Bezanson, Captain Wellington Bezanson and Lillian Edith Bezanson.9
Census1891Otis Bezanson and Frances Card appeared on the census of 1891 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia, with Lena Bezanson, Captain Peleoman Bezanson, Alice Bezanson, Clifford E. Bezanson, Captain Wellington Bezanson and Lillian Edith Bezanson.10
Census1901Otis Bezanson and Frances Card appeared on the census of 1901 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia, with Lillian Edith Bezanson, Clifford E. Bezanson and Captain Wellington Bezanson.11
Census1911Otis Bezanson and Frances Card appeared on the census of 1911 at Mt. Denson, Nova Scotia, with Alice Bezanson and Elroy MacDonald.12
Last Edited13 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 16.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 55, 16, where the date is between 1836 and 1837.
  3. [S589] Bruce Creighton, "Descendants of Otis Bezanson," e-mail to John Cardinal, December 27, 2002.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 55.
  5. [S13] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Marriage Registrations", Card, Frances; Bezantron, Otis; Registration Year: 1864; Book: 1823; Page: 2; Number: 63; a partial entry with the name of the bride and groom only.
  6. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 55, citing Hants County Marriage records.
  7. [S589] Bruce Creighton, "Descendants of Otis Bezanson," e-mail to John Cardinal, December 27, 2002, which has the place as "Kempt, Hants County, NS."
  8. [S401] Unknown compiler, "1871 Census Index, Hants County, Nova Scotia", Falmouth, Dwelling 139, Family 152, the surname is spelled "Bezantson."
  9. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=Falmouth, Hants, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375809, NA Film Number=C-13173, District=18, Sub-district=B, Page=25, Household=125, Name=Otis BESAUSON.
  10. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Falmouth, Hants, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6315; Family: 114; Lines: 15-22.
  11. [S617] Automated Genealogy, "1901 Census of Canada", Schedule 1 Microfilm T-6452, Transcriber=Shirley E. Rathbun, District=NS HANTS (#34), Subdistrict=Falmouth c Page 15, Line=38, Family=149.
  12. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Falmouth poll district, Mount Denson, Hants, Nova Scotia; Family: 154; Page: 18.