Charles Wade Hiltz1

M, #20941, b. 1932, d. 27 March 1984
FatherWade Martin Hiltz1 b. 1903, d. 1966
MotherMary Jean Bezanson1 b. 4 Apr 1910, d. 3 May 2008
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Charles Wade Hiltz was born in 1932 at Louisville, Nova Scotia.1,2 He died on 27 March 1984 at River John, Nova Scotia.1,2 He was buried in Mountain Road Cemetery, River John, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited23 Sep 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 185.
  2. [S58] Gordon A. Watts, "Mountain Road Cemetery", June 20, 1999, "Hiltz, Wade M. Hiltz, 1903 -- 1966, wife Mary Bezanson, 1910, son Charles W. Hiltz, 1932 -- 1984."

Anita Hiltz1

F, #20942
FatherWade Martin Hiltz1 b. 1903, d. 1966
MotherMary Jean Bezanson1 b. 4 Apr 1910, d. 3 May 2008
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Anita Hiltz married Kenneth Clarke.1 Anita Hiltz and Kenneth Clarke had three daughters.1
Last Edited23 Sep 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 185.

Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson1

F, #20944, b. 1914
FatherDaniel James Bezanson1 b. May 1864, d. 28 Apr 1938
MotherMargaret Lynds1 b. 4 May 1884, d. 11 Jan 1947
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson was also known as Libby Bezanson. She was born in 1914.1 She married Earl Patriquin.1 Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson married Leonard Fraser.1 Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson was the informant listed on the death certificate of Margaret Lynds who died 11 January 1947.2,1

Census Summary

1910
Birth
1914
1920
Census
1921

Census, Residence

Census1921Margaret Elizabeth Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Daniel James Bezanson and Margaret Lynds at Dalhousie, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited8 Jul 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 101.
  2. [S14] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Death Registrations", Margaret Bezanson; Registration Year: 1947; Page: 1142.
  3. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Pictou, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 47; Page: 10; Lines: 32-39.

Iva Belle Bezanson1

F, #20949, b. 15 June 1887, d. 24 March 1956
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 314.2
FatherAlonzo Caleb Bezanson1 b. 1 Dec 1855, d. 7 May 1912
MotherBertha Mader1 b. Aug 1868, d. 1 Aug 1949

Family

Hugh Fenwick Zinck b. Apr 1877
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Iva Belle Bezanson was born on 15 June 1887 at Tancook Island, Nova Scotia.3,1 She married Hugh Fenwick Zinck.1 Iva Belle Bezanson died on 24 March 1956 at Halifax at age 68.1

Census Summary

1880
Birth
1887
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1956

Census, Residence

Census1891Iva Belle Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Ritcey Cove, Nova Scotia.4
Census1901Iva Belle Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Cross Roads, Nova Scotia.5
Census1911Hugh Fenwick Zinck and Iva Belle Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 at Lower Kingsburg, Nova Scotia, with Margaret Zinck, John Zinck and Inez Zinck.6
Census1921Hugh Fenwick Zinck and Iva Belle Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at 384 Gottingen Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, with John Zinck, Hugh Zinck, Margaret Zinck, Inez Zinck, Iva Belle Zinck, Marian Zinck and Hilda Zinck living at the same address as Iva's cousin George Elkanah Bezanson.7
LivedIva Belle Bezanson lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia.8
Last Edited19 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102, 186.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102.
  3. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, Iva Belle; Registration Year: 1887; Page: 99000003, a delayed entry from 27 July 1945.
  4. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Ritcey Cove, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6319; Family: 207; Lines: 18-21.
  5. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Cross Roads, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 150; Page: 14; Lines: 24-31.
  6. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Rose Bay, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 57; Page: 5; Lines: 23-27.
  7. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Halifax (City), Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 44; Page: 9; Lines: 2-10.
  8. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 186.

Winnifred M. Bezanson1

F, #20951, b. 9 May 1889, d. 24 October 1954
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 315.2
FatherAlonzo Caleb Bezanson1 b. 1 Dec 1855, d. 7 May 1912
MotherBertha Mader1 b. Aug 1868, d. 1 Aug 1949

Family

James L. Kennedy b. 12 Jun 1886, d. 12 Dec 1952
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Winnifred M. Bezanson was born on 9 May 1889 at Rose Bay, Nova Scotia.3,1 She married James L. Kennedy on 2 May 1912 at Halifax, Nova Scotia. She was 22. He was 25.4,1 Winnifred M. Bezanson died on 24 October 1954 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, at age 65. The informant on her death certificate was Gerald Kennedy.3,1 Winnifred M. Bezanson was buried in Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia.3

Census Summary

1880
Birth
1889
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901
1910
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1954

Census, Residence

Census1891Winnifred M. Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Ritcey Cove, Nova Scotia.5
Census1901Winnifred M. Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Cross Roads, Nova Scotia.6
Census1921James L. Kennedy and Winnifred M. Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at 27 Stan Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, with Gerald Kennedy, George Albert Kennedy and Walter Kennedy.7
Last Edited10 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102, 186.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102.
  3. [S14] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Death Registrations", Kennedy, Winnifred May; Registration Year: 1954; Page: 5257.
  4. [S13] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Marriage Registrations", Bezanson, Winnifred M; Kennedy, James L; Registration Year: 1912; Book: 1821; Page: 135; Number: 170.
  5. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Ritcey Cove, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6319; Family: 207; Lines: 18-21.
  6. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Cross Roads, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 150; Page: 14; Lines: 24-31.
  7. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Halifax (City), Halifax, Nova Scotia; Sub-District: 60; Page: 15; Lines: 18-22.
  8. [S2] Kennedy, George Albert Death Notice, The Chronicle Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 30 June 1995.
  9. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 186.

Naomi Bezanson1

F, #20953, b. 23 April 1892
FatherAlonzo Caleb Bezanson1 b. 1 Dec 1855, d. 7 May 1912
MotherBertha Mader1 b. Aug 1868, d. 1 Aug 1949
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Naomi Bezanson was born on 23 April 1892 at Kingsburg, Nova Scotia.2,3,4 She married Henry W. Wamboldt.1

Census Summary

1890
Birth
1892
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911

Census, Residence

Census1901Naomi Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Cross Roads, Nova Scotia.4
Census1911Naomi Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Lower Kingsburg, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited2 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102.
  2. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Besanson, Naomi Blanche; Registration Year: 1892; Page: 99000879.
  3. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Rose Bay, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 56; Page: 5; Lines: 14-22.
  4. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Cross Roads, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 150; Page: 14; Lines: 24-31.

Warren Alonzo Bezanson1

M, #20955, b. April 1894, d. 6 November 1955
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 316.2
FatherAlonzo Caleb Bezanson1 b. 1 Dec 1855, d. 7 May 1912
MotherBertha Mader1 b. Aug 1868, d. 1 Aug 1949
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Warren Alonzo Bezanson was born in April 1894 at Nova Scotia.3,1 He married Bessie Madeline Risser on 9 February 1920 at Rose Bay, Nova Scotia. He was 25.4,1 Warren Alonzo Bezanson died on 6 November 1955, at sea. He was aboard the dredge Fundy when it sank.1

Census Summary

1890
Birth
1894
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
1930
1940
1950
Death
1955

Census, Residence

Census1901Warren Alonzo Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Cross Roads, Nova Scotia.5
Census1911Warren Alonzo Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Lower Kingsburg, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited18 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102, 186.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102.
  3. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Rose Bay, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 56; Page: 5; Lines: 14-22.
  4. [S13] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Marriage Registrations", Risser, Bessie M; Bezanson, Warren J; Registration Year: 1920; Book: 13; Page: 675.
  5. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Cross Roads, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 150; Page: 14; Lines: 24-31.

Bessie Madeline Risser1

F, #20956, b. circa 1899, d. 18 June 1994
     Bessie Madeline Risser was born circa 1899 at Spectacle Island, Nova Scotia.1 She married Warren Alonzo Bezanson, son of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader, on 9 February 1920 at Rose Bay, Nova Scotia. He was 25.1,2 Bessie Madeline Risser became a widow upon the death of her husband Warren Alonzo Bezanson on 6 November 1955 at at sea.2 Bessie Madeline Risser died on 18 June 1994 at Glades Nursning Home, Halifax, Nova Scotia.3 She was buried on 22 June 1994 in Lakeview Cemetery, Kingsburg, Nova Scotia.3

     Death Notice from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 21 June 1994:
Bezanson, Bessie Madelyn - 95, Glades Nursing Home, Halifax, formerly of Lower Rose Bay, Lunenburg County, died June 18, 1994, in the home.

Born at Spectacle Island, Lunenburg County,she was a daughter of Elijah and Annie Risser. She was a member os St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Rose Bay.

She is survived by a sister, Violet Hardy, Dublin Shore; several nieces and nephews. She was predecesed by her husband, Warren; three brothers, Percy, Earlind, Nelson; four sisters, Sadie, Evelena, Dorothy, Lillian.

Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Dana L. Sweeney Funeral Home, Lunenburg. A graveside committal service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday in Lake View Cemetery, Lower Kingsburg, Rev. Laurence Mawhinney officiating.3
Last Edited18 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S13] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Marriage Registrations", Risser, Bessie M; Bezanson, Warren J; Registration Year: 1920; Book: 13; Page: 675.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102, 186.
  3. [S2] Bezanson, Bessie Madelyn Death Notice, The Chronicle Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 21 June 1994.

William Albert Bezanson1

M, #20957, b. 8 March 1898, d. 13 August 1975
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 318.2
FatherAlonzo Caleb Bezanson1 b. 1 Dec 1855, d. 7 May 1912
MotherBertha Mader1 b. Aug 1868, d. 1 Aug 1949

Family

Iva Gloria Baker b. c 1907, d. 16 Aug 2003
Child
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     William Albert Bezanson was born on 8 March 1898 at Lower Kingsburg, Nova Scotia.3,1,4 He was a projectionist at a theatre at Halifax.1 He married Iva Gloria Baker on 4 February 1926 at Saint Paul's, Halifax, Nova Scotia. He was 27.1 William Albert Bezanson was the informant listed on the death certificate of Dorothy Mary Bezanson who died 1929.5,6 William Albert Bezanson died on 13 August 1975 at Head of Jeddore, Nova Scotia, at age 77.7,1 He was buried on 16 August 1975 in St. Thomas' Anglican Cemetery, Musquodoboit Harbour, Nova Scotia.7,4

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 15 August 1975:
Bezanson, William Albert - 77, Halifax, died Wednesday at home of his daughter, Mrs. Earl Cooper, Head Jeddore.

Born in Lower Kingsburg, he was a son of the late Alonzo and Bessie (Mader) Bezanson. He was a projectionist for Famous Players for over 43 years.

Surviving besides his wife, Iva (Baker), are a son, Bernard, Louisbourg; five daughters, Jean (Mrs. Earl Cooper), Head of Jeddore; Marion (Mrs Carl Cornelius), Musquodoboit Harbour; Joan (Mrs. Michael Wall), Missisauga, Ont; Diana (Mrs. George Roberts), Halifax; Betty (Mrs. David Marriott), Lower Sackville; 12 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; two sisters, Mrs. Sadie Kristiansen, Halifax; Beatrice (Mrs. Robert Soper),Brooklyn, N.Y. The body is at Lohnes Funeral Home, Musquodoboit Harbour. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Thomas Anglican Church, Rev. Canon Ferguson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.7

Census Summary

1890
Birth
1898
1900
Census
1901
1910
Census
1911
1920
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
Death
1975

Census, Residence

Census1901William Albert Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Cross Roads, Nova Scotia.8
Census1911William Albert Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Lower Kingsburg, Nova Scotia.9
Last Edited25 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102, 187.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102.
  3. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, William Albert; Registration Year: 1898; Page: 99100872; a delayed entry recorded 6 February 1967.
  4. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, St. Thomas' Anglican Cemetery, Musquodoboit Harbour, Stone #9, "Bezanson William Albert 1898 - 1975."
  5. [S14] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Death Registrations", Bezanson, Dorothy May; Registration Year: 1929; Book: 134; Page: 778.
  6. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 187.
  7. [S2] Bezanson, William Albert Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 15 August 1975.
  8. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Cross Roads, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 150; Page: 14; Lines: 24-31.
  9. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Rose Bay, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 56; Page: 5; Lines: 14-22.

Iva Gloria Baker1

F, #20958, b. circa 1907, d. 16 August 2003

Family

William Albert Bezanson b. 8 Mar 1898, d. 13 Aug 1975
Child
     Iva Gloria Baker was born circa 1907 at West Jeddore, Nova Scotia.2 She married William Albert Bezanson, son of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader, on 4 February 1926 at Saint Paul's, Halifax, Nova Scotia. He was 27.1 Iva Gloria Baker died on 16 August 2003 at The Birches Nursing Home, Musquodoboit Harbor, Nova Scotia.2 She was buried on 19 August 2003 in Baptist Cemetery, West Jeddore, Nova Scotia.3,2

     Obituary from The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 18 August 2003:
BEZANSON, Iva Gloria - 96, passed away peacefully August 16, 2003, in The Birches Nursing Home, Musquodoboit Harbour, with daughters Joan and Helen by her side, who were with her constantly for the past week.

Born in West Jeddore, she was a daughter of the late Ira and Lydia Baker. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Prior to residing in The Birches, she worked for Floyd Webber in Upper Lakeville with Helen for 35 years, where she was an excellent housekeeper.

She is survived by daughters, Jean Cooper, Marion Cornelius, Joan (Michael) Wall, Dianna (George) Roberts, Betty (David) Marriott, and Helen DeBaie; son, Bernard (Bette) Bezanson. She leaves 14 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by half-sisters and brothers, Donald, John, Edie, Marie Logie, Victoria, B.C; stepsister, Thelma.

Visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today in Rowlings Funeral Home, Musquodoboit Harbour. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 19, in Jeddore United Baptist Church. Burial in West Jeddore Baptist Cemetery, with reception following downstairs in the church hall.

BEZANSON, Iva Gloria - 96, passed away peacefully August 16, 2003, in The Birches Nursing Home, Musquodoboit Harbour, the following was regretfully omitted from the obituary: She was predeceased by sisters, Odie Burgwin, Elsie Baker; brothers, Weldon Baker and Gerald Baker; half-brother, Murray Baker.2
Last Edited23 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102, 187.
  2. [S2] Bezanson, Iva Gloria Death Notice, The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 18 August 2003.
  3. [S626] Bob Hegerich, Cemetery Records of Halifax County, Baptist Cemetery, West Jeddore, Stone #106, "Bezanson Iva Gloria 1907--."
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 187.

Sadie Louella Bezanson1,2

F, #20959, b. 15 May 1904, d. 20 August 1983
FatherAlonzo Caleb Bezanson2 b. 1 Dec 1855, d. 7 May 1912
MotherBertha Mader2 b. Aug 1868, d. 1 Aug 1949
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Sadie Louella Bezanson was born on 15 May 1904 at Kingsburg, Nova Scotia.3,4 She married Odd Kristanson.2 Sadie Louella Bezanson died on 20 August 1983 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, at age 79.1 She was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Chisholm Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 22 August 1983:
Kristiansen, Sadie Louella - 79, of 5565 Cornwallis Street, Halifax, died Saturday in Halifax.

Born in Kingsburg, Lunenburg County, she was a daughter of the late Caleb A. and Mary Alberta (Mader) Bezanson. She was a saleslady in Halifax for several years.

She is survived by a son, Erik, Willimaswood; a sister, Beatrice (Mrs. Robert Soper), New York, and a grandson.

She was predeceased by her husband, Odd Henry, and several brothers and sisters. The body is in R. D. Lindsay Funeral Home, Halifax, where chapel service will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m., Rev. Mark Innes officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.1

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1904
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
Death
1983

Census, Residence

Census1911Sadie Louella Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Alonzo Caleb Bezanson and Bertha Mader at Lower Kingsburg, Nova Scotia.4
Census1921Sadie Louella Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at The King Edward Hotel, corner of North and Barrington Streets, Halifax, Nova Scotia, described as a servant.5
Last Edited26 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S2] Kristiansen, Sadie Louella Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 22 August 1983.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 102.
  3. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, Sadie Louella; Registration Year: 1904; Page: 99100801; a delayed entry recorded 11 September 1967.
  4. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Rose Bay, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 56; Page: 5; Lines: 14-22.
  5. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Halifax (City), Halifax, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 44; Page: 21; Line: 11.