Reta Muriel Gates1

F, #20661, b. 5 March 1901, d. 24 August 1994
FatherWillard Gates2 b. 14 Mar 1856
MotherElla Selena DeMille2 b. 11 May 1858
     Reta Muriel Gates was born on 5 March 1901 at New Ross, Nova Scotia.3,4 Siblings Amos, Josephine, Margaret and Reta Gates all married members of the Bezanson family. A quote from the "Glancing Over Nova Scotia" article in the Halifax Herald, 8 November 1921, mentions sisters Rita and Margaret, "Miss Rita Gates is making a visit with her sister Mrs. Milford Bezanson at Chester Basin."5 A quote from the "Glancing Over Nova Scotia" article in the Halifax Herald, 23 January 1922, "Miss Rita Gates left Saturday morning to take up her duties as a student nurse in the hospital in Windsor."6 She married Paul Hibbert Bezanson, son of Nathaniel Hibbert Bezanson and Eva Eisenhauer, on 30 September 1926 at New Ross, Nova Scotia. She was 25. He was 24.1,4 Reta Muriel Gates died on 24 August 1994 at South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, at age 93.7,4

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 26 August 1994:
Rita Muriel Bezanson, 93, Marriotts Cove, died August 24, 1994, in South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater.

Born in New Ross, she was a daughter of the late Willard and Ella (Demille) Gates. She worked as a nurse in the United States and at the Grace Maternity Hospital in Halifax. She was an active member of Western Shore Pentecostal Church.

She is survived by three sons, Owen , Marriotts Cove; Charles, Parnell, both of Chester Grant;11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Paul Hibbert; six sisters, Delila, Myrtle, Josephine, Berdette, Margaret, Amanda; six brothers, Percy, Amos, Sullivan, Ingerson, Seymour, and Parnell.

Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Davis Funeral Home, Chester. Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Western Shore Pentecostal Church, Rev. Arthur Sawler officiating.7
Last Edited25 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 72, 143.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 143.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 72, 143, where the birth date includes only the year.
  4. [S508] Wendy Bezanson, "Ancestors and Relatives of Gregory and Wendy Bezanson", September 15, 2001.
  5. [S494] Vern Keddy and Brenda Keddy, "Glancing Over Nova Scotia", August 27, 2001, Tuesday Nov 8, 1921.
  6. [S494] Vern Keddy and Brenda Keddy, "Glancing Over Nova Scotia", August 27, 2001, Monday Jan. 23, 1922.
  7. [S2] Bezanson, Rita Muriel Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 26 August 1994.

Henry Saltzman1

M, #20665, b. 21 August 1825
FatherMichael Saltzman1
MotherCatherine Ernst1

Family

Rebecca Hiltz b. 22 Jan 1834, d. 1911
Child
     Henry Saltzman was born on 21 August 1825.1 He married Rebecca Hiltz, daughter of Alexander Hiltz and Salome Sarah Bezanson, on 10 April 1853 at St. Steven's Anglican Church, Chester, Nova Scotia. He was 27. She was 19.2,1
Last Edited2 Sep 2001

Citations

  1. [S159] Don Shankle and Kim Stevens, "Lunenburg Births, Marriages and Deaths", June 19, 1999.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74.

Alexander Bezanson1

M, #20668, b. 16 March 1874, d. before 1910
FatherJoseph Henry Bezanson1 b. 18 Feb 1842, d. 1888
MotherSarah Melinda Saltzman1 b. 19 Dec 1856
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Alexander Bezanson was born on 16 March 1874 at New Ross, Nova Scotia.2,1 He died before 1910 in an accident.1

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1874
1880
Census
1881
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901
Death
1910

Census, Residence

Census1881Alexander Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Joseph Henry Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.3
Census1891Alexander Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.4
Census1901Alexander Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.5
Last Edited6 Jun 2012

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74.
  2. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, Alexander; Year: 1874; Book: 1817; Page: 283; Number: 297.
  3. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375806, NA Film=C-13170, District=11, Sub-district=G, Page=21, Household=82.
  4. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Family=104.
  5. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1901, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Line=19-25, Page=22, Line=1, Family=104.

Jessie A. Bezanson1

?, #20669, b. 20 September 1875, d. 21 April 1891
FatherJoseph Henry Bezanson1 b. 18 Feb 1842, d. 1888
MotherSarah Melinda Saltzman1 b. 19 Dec 1856
Relationship3rd great-grandchild of Jean George Bezanson
     Jessie A. Bezanson was born on 20 September 1875 at New Ross, Nova Scotia.2,1,3 Jessie A. Bezanson died on 21 April 1891 at Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, at age 15.1

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1875
1880
Census
1881
1890
Census
1891
Death
1891

Census, Residence

Census1881Jessie A. Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Joseph Henry Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.3
Census1891Jessie A. Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.4
Last Edited23 Feb 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74.
  2. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, Jessie A; Registration Year: 1875; Book: 1817; Page: 340; Number: 832.
  3. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375806, NA Film=C-13170, District=11, Sub-district=G, Page=21, Household=82.
  4. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Family=104.

Elias Bezanson1

M, #20670, b. 16 November 1876
FatherJoseph Henry Bezanson1 b. 18 Feb 1842, d. 1888
MotherSarah Melinda Saltzman1 b. 19 Dec 1856
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Elias Bezanson was born on 16 November 1876 at Nova Scotia.1,2

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1876
1880
Census
1881
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901

Census, Residence

Census1881Elias Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Joseph Henry Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.2
Census1891Elias Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.3
Census1901Elias Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.4
Last Edited29 Oct 2006

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74.
  2. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375806, NA Film=C-13170, District=11, Sub-district=G, Page=21, Household=82.
  3. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Family=104.
  4. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1901, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Line=19-25, Page=22, Line=1, Family=104.

Huldy Bezanson1

F, #20671, b. circa 1879
FatherJoseph Henry Bezanson1 b. 18 Feb 1842, d. 1888
MotherSarah Melinda Saltzman1 b. 19 Dec 1856
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Huldy Bezanson was also known as Hilda Bezanson.1 She was born circa 1879 at Nova Scotia.2,3

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1879
1880
Census
1881
1890
Census
1891

Census, Residence

Census1881Huldy Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Joseph Henry Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.3
Census1891Huldy Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.4
Last Edited26 Feb 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74.
  2. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=U, Page=1, Line=23, Family=6, where her age is 12.
  3. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375806, NA Film=C-13170, District=11, Sub-district=G, Page=21, Household=82.
  4. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Family=104.

Joseph Havelock Bezanson1

M, #20672, b. 18 February 1880, d. 1953
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 229.2
FatherJoseph Henry Bezanson1 b. 18 Feb 1842, d. 1888
MotherSarah Melinda Saltzman1 b. 19 Dec 1856

Family

Edith Bridges b. 23 Jul 1893
Children
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Joseph Havelock Bezanson was born on 18 February 1880 at Nova Scotia.3,4,5 He married Edith Bridges on 16 November 1910. He was 30. She was 17.1 Joseph Havelock Bezanson died in 1953.1

Census Summary

1880
Birth
1880
Census
1881
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1953

Census, Residence

Census1881Joseph Havelock Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Joseph Henry Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.5
Census1891Joseph Havelock Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.6
Census1901Joseph Havelock Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.7
Census1911Joseph Havelock Bezanson and Edith Bridges appeared on the census of 1911 at Souris, Manitoba.8
Census1921Joseph Havelock Bezanson and Edith Bridges appeared on the census of 1921 at Ward Ave, Killarney, Manitoba, with Jessie Eileen Bezanson, Thomas Oliver Bezanson and Violet Adelaide Bezanson.9
Last Edited26 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74, 144.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74, 144, where the birth date is "1879."
  4. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=U, Page=1, Line=25, Family=6.
  5. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375806, NA Film=C-13170, District=11, Sub-district=G, Page=21, Household=82.
  6. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Family=104.
  7. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1901, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Line=19-25, Page=22, Line=1, Family=104.
  8. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Souris, Manitoba; Family: 23; Page: 3.
  9. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Killarney (Town), Souris, Manitoba; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 27; Page: 9; Lines: 45-49.
  10. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 144.
  11. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 144, 221.
  12. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 144, 222.

Edith Bridges1

F, #20673, b. 23 July 1893

Family

Joseph Havelock Bezanson b. 18 Feb 1880, d. 1953
Children
     Edith Bridges was born on 23 July 1893.1 She married Joseph Havelock Bezanson, son of Joseph Henry Bezanson and Sarah Melinda Saltzman, on 16 November 1910. She was 17. He was 30.1

Census Summary

1890
Birth
1893
1900
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921

Census, Residence

Census1911Joseph Havelock Bezanson and Edith Bridges appeared on the census of 1911 at Souris, Manitoba.2
Census1921Joseph Havelock Bezanson and Edith Bridges appeared on the census of 1921 at Ward Ave, Killarney, Manitoba, with Jessie Eileen Bezanson, Thomas Oliver Bezanson and Violet Adelaide Bezanson.3
Last Edited26 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74, 144.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Souris, Manitoba; Family: 23; Page: 3.
  3. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Killarney (Town), Souris, Manitoba; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 27; Page: 9; Lines: 45-49.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 144.
  5. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 144, 221.
  6. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 144, 222.

Mabel Annie Bezanson1,2

F, #20674, b. 19 August 1884, d. 2 October 1953
FatherJoseph Henry Bezanson1 b. 18 Feb 1842, d. 1888
MotherSarah Melinda Saltzman1 b. 19 Dec 1856
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Mabel Annie Bezanson was born on 19 August 1884.1,2 She died on 2 October 1953 at age 69.1,2 She was buried in Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Nova Scotia.2

Census Summary

1880
Birth
1884
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1953

Census, Residence

Census1891Mabel Annie Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.3
LivedMabel Annie Bezanson lived in Kentville, Nova Scotia.1
Census1901She appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.4
Census1911Mabel Annie Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Kings County, Nova Scotia.5
Census1921Mabel Annie Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Archibald Bezanson at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.6
Last Edited14 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74.
  2. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Section 4, Stone 13, "Mabel Annie Bezanson, 19 Aug. 1884 - 2 Oct. 1953, and, Otis Henry Bezanson, 9 June, 1886 - 26 Feb.1964, also, Archibald Bezanson, 2 April 1892 - 17 March 1981."
  3. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Family=104.
  4. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1901, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Line=19-25, Page=22, Line=1, Family=104.
  5. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Sub-district:9; Page: 17; Family: 160; Lines: 26-29.
  6. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Port Williams, Port Williams (Village), Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 19; Lines: 23-26.

Henry Otis Bezanson1

M, #20675, b. 9 June 1886, d. 26 February 1964
FatherJoseph Henry Bezanson1 b. 18 Feb 1842, d. 1888
MotherSarah Melinda Saltzman1 b. 19 Dec 1856
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Henry Otis Bezanson was also known as Otis Henry Bezanson.2 He was born on 9 June 1886.1,2 He died on 26 February 1964 at Kentville, Nova Scotia, at age 77.1,2 He was buried in Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Nova Scotia.2

Census Summary

1880
Birth
1886
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
Death
1964

Census, Residence

Census1891Henry Otis Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.3
LivedHenry Otis Bezanson lived in Kentville, Nova Scotia.1
Census1901He appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.4
Census1911Henry Otis Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Kings County, Nova Scotia.5
Census1921Henry Otis Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Archibald Bezanson at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.6
Last Edited14 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74.
  2. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Section 4, Stone 13, "Mabel Annie Bezanson, 19 Aug. 1884 - 2 Oct. 1953, and, Otis Henry Bezanson, 9 June, 1886 - 26 Feb.1964, also, Archibald Bezanson, 2 April 1892 - 17 March 1981."
  3. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1891, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Family=104.
  4. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1901, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Line=19-25, Page=22, Line=1, Family=104.
  5. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Sub-district:9; Page: 17; Family: 160; Lines: 26-29.
  6. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Port Williams, Port Williams (Village), Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 19; Lines: 23-26.

Archibald Bezanson1,2

M, #20676, b. 2 April 1892, d. 17 March 1981
MotherSarah Melinda Saltzman1,2 b. 19 Dec 1856
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Archibald Bezanson was born on 2 April 1892.3,4,5 He was drafted into the Canadian Expeditionary Force on 13 July 1918 at Aldershot, Nova Scotia. His date of birth was recorded as 5 April 1895 and he was described as 5ft 10in tall with dark blue eyes and dark brown hair.6 He died on 17 March 1981 at Kentville, Nova Scotia, at age 88.7,5,8 His estate was probated at Kings County, Nova Scotia.8 He was buried in Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Nova Scotia.2 He was not the son of Sarah's husband Joseph Bezanson, but had the surname Bezanson.1

Census Summary

1890
Birth
1892
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
Death
1981

Census, Residence

Census1901Archibald Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Port Williams, Nova Scotia.9
Census1911Archibald Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Sarah Melinda Saltzman at Kings County, Nova Scotia.10
Census1921Archibald Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at Port Williams, Nova Scotia, with Sarah Melinda Saltzman, Mabel Annie Bezanson and Henry Otis Bezanson.11
Last Edited15 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74.
  2. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Section 4, Stone 13, "Mabel Annie Bezanson, 19 Aug. 1884 - 2 Oct. 1953, and, Otis Henry Bezanson, 9 June, 1886 - 26 Feb.1964, also, Archibald Bezanson, 2 April 1892 - 17 March 1981."
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74, where the birth date is "1892, Apr. 2."
  4. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1901, Port Williams, Location=U, Page=1, Line=28, Family=6, where the birth date is "Apr 1893."
  5. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill Village, Section 4, Stone 13, "Mabel Annie Bezanson, 19 Aug. 1884 - 2 Oct. 1953, and, Otis Henry Bezanson, 9 June, 1886 - 26 Feb.1964, also, Archibald Bezanson, 2 April 1892 - 17 March 1981."
  6. [S808] Library and Archives Canada, "Canada, Soldiers of the First World War, 1914-1918", Bezanson, Archie; MSA; Place: Aldershot, Nova Scotia; Date: 13 July 1918.
  7. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 74, where the date is "1981, Mar. 19."
  8. [S352] Family History Committee, Probate Records of Kings County, BEZANSON, Archibald, Date=17 Mar 1981, PlaceOfDeath=Kentville, Residence=Middle Dyke Road, FileID=8643.
  9. [S350] Census Records of Kings County (published), 1901, Port Williams, Location=b-2, Page=21, Line=19-25, Page=22, Line=1, Family=104.
  10. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Sub-district:9; Page: 17; Family: 160; Lines: 26-29.
  11. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Port Williams, Port Williams (Village), Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 19; Lines: 23-26.

Alma Blanche Veinott1,2

F, #20677, b. 1918, d. 24 April 2004
FatherStewart Arthur Veinott3,4
MotherHattie Mae Feindel4,5

Family

Ralph Edwin Bezanson b. 19 Jan 1910, d. 31 Mar 1988
Child
     Alma Blanche Veinott was born in 1918.6 She married Ralph Edwin Bezanson, son of James Edward Bezanson and Amy Tresilla Keddy, on 10 March 1938. He was 28.7,4,8 Alma Blanche Veinott died on 24 April 2004 at Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Middleton, Nova Scotia.9 She was buried on 28 April 2004 in North Kingston Cemetery, North Kingston, Nova Scotia.9

     Obituary from The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 26 April 2004:
BEZANSON, Alma Blanche - 85, Wilmot, died Saturday, April 24, 2004, in Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Middleton.

Born in Dalhousie, she was a daughter of the late Stewart and Hattie (Feindel) Veinotte. She was a lifetime member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 98 Ladies Auxiliary.

She is survived by daughters, Amy Ewing, Kingston; Pearl (Perry) Bezanson, Kingston; Doris Arenburg, Kingston; sons, Lawson (Mary), Halifax; Alfred (Phyllis), Wilmot; Vance (Janet), Greenwood; Joseph (Donna), Wilmot; sister, Audrey Lohnes, New Germany; brother, Cecil Veinotte, Morristown; 23 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; four great great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband, Ralph; son, Harold; grandson, Tommy; brothers, Murray, Harold, Lyman, Lloyd, Owen, Eldie; sisters, Myrna, Wilma, Elsie, Violet, Gladys, Ernestine, Daphanie. Visiting will be 7-9 p.m. today and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, with a Legion Ladies Auxiliary service on Tuesday at 7 p.m., all in Warren T. Roop Funeral Home, Middleton. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Warren T. Roop Funeral Home, Middleton. A private family graveside service will be held in North Kingston Cemetery.9
Last Edited18 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, North Kingston Cemetery, Bishop Mountain Road, North Kingston, Section 5, Stone 509, "Ralph Edwin Bezanson, 1910-1988, his wife, Alma Blanche, 1918-."
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 160, 227.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 227.
  4. [S356] Bryan Keddy, "Keddy's of Nova Scotia."
  5. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 227, where her maiden name is "Acker", which I believe is a mistaken transcription of her father-in-law's second wife's name.
  6. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, North Kingston Cemetery, North Kingston, Section 5, Stone 509, "Ralph Edwin Bezanson, 1910-1988, his wife, Alma Blanche, 1918-."
  7. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Section 5, Stone 509, "Ralph Edwin Bezanson, 1910-1988, his wife, Alma Blanche, 1918-."
  8. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 160, where the marriage date is "1938."
  9. [S2] Bezanson, Alma Blanche Death Notice, The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 26 April 2004.

William Ruel Burgoyne1

M, #20679, b. 4 January 1878, d. 16 January 1957
FatherWellsley Burgoyne1 b. 13 Nov 1851, d. 20 Jan 1908
MotherEliza Bezanson1 b. 15 May 1848, d. 8 Feb 1919
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     William Ruel Burgoyne was born on 4 January 1878.1 He married Alice Minnie Leopold.2,1 William Ruel Burgoyne died on 16 January 1957 at age 79.1 He was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Kentville, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited14 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 78.
  2. [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Oak Grove Cemetery, Kentville, Section 3, Stone 2, "Burgoyne, W . Ruel, 1878-1957; his wife; Alice M, 1889-1972. Burgoyne, Eliza Bezanson, no dates."