Ruth MacInnis1

F, #21422, b. circa 1915, d. 19 October 1996
FatherGeorge William McInnis1 b. 1871, d. 1948
MotherJane Eliza Bezanson1 b. 1 Jan 1878, d. 1949

Family

Courtney Miller
Child
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Ruth MacInnis was born circa 1915 at Belcher Street, Kings County, Nova Scotia.2 She married Courtney Miller.1 Ruth MacInnis died on 19 October 1996 at Windsor Elms, Windsor, Nova Scotia.2 She was buried on 21 October 1996 in Riverview Haven Cemetery, Union Corner, Nova Scotia.2

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 21 October 1996:
MILLER, Ruth Rebecca - 81, Windsor Elms Senior Citizens Home, Windsor, formerly of Poplar Grove, Hants Co., died October 19, 1996, in the home.

Born in Belcher Street, Kings Co., she was a daughter of the late George and Janie (Bezanson) MacInnis.

Surviving are daughters, Jean Benedict, Poplar Grove; Margaret (Mrs. Francis Murray), Sydney Forks; Ruth (Mrs. Carl Mahar) Walton, Hants Co; sons, John Miller, Pembroke, Hants Co; Everett Miller, Poplar Grove; 17 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; brothers, Obadiah (Obie) MacInnis, Canning, Kings Co; Paul MacInnis, Yarmouth; several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by husband, Courtney Conrad; son, Clare Allen in infancy; grandson, Angus Murray; sisters, Addie (Mrs. Alex Stewart), Margaret (Mrs. Everett Smith), Ethel (Mrs. John Gorman), Sadie (Mrs. Charles Dunbrack); brothers, St. Clair, John (Donald).

Funeral 2 p.m. today in Lindsay's Windsor Funeral Home Chapel, 194 King Street, Rev. Florence Antle-Brison officiating. Burial in Riverview Haven Cemetery, Union Corner, Hants Co.2

Census, Residence

LivedRuth MacInnis and Courtney Miller lived in Poplar Grove.1
Last Edited16 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 138.
  2. [S2] Miller, Ruth Rebecca Death Notice, The Chronicle Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 21 October 1996.

Obediah Freeman MacInnis

M, #21424, b. 2 August 1913
FatherGeorge William McInnis1 b. 1871, d. 1948
MotherJane Eliza Bezanson1 b. 1 Jan 1878, d. 1949
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Obediah Freeman MacInnis was also known as Obie MacInnis.1 He was born on 2 August 1913.2 He married Elizabeth Corkum, daughter of Everett Basil Corkum and Clara E. Rand.2

Census, Residence

LivedObediah Freeman MacInnis lived in Scott's Bay Rd.1
Last Edited27 Apr 2004

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 138.
  2. [S631] Terri Duff, "macinnis/bezanson," e-mail to John Cardinal, April 22, 2004.

John MacInnis1

M, #21426
FatherGeorge William McInnis1 b. 1871, d. 1948
MotherJane Eliza Bezanson1 b. 1 Jan 1878, d. 1949
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson

Census, Residence

LivedJohn MacInnis lived in Australia.1
Last Edited16 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 138.

Adelia MacInnis1

F, #21427, d. before 1989
FatherGeorge William McInnis1 b. 1871, d. 1948
MotherJane Eliza Bezanson1 b. 1 Jan 1878, d. 1949
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Adelia MacInnis died before 1989.1
Last Edited27 Apr 2004

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 138.

Margaret MacInnis1

F, #21428, d. before 1989
FatherGeorge William McInnis1 b. 1871, d. 1948
MotherJane Eliza Bezanson1 b. 1 Jan 1878, d. 1949
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Margaret MacInnis died before 1989.1
Last Edited27 Apr 2004

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 138.

Leona Sylvia Dauphinee1

F, #21431, b. circa 1925, d. 2 April 2011
FatherJoseph Dauphinee1 b. 1877
MotherAlthea Bezanson1 b. 1 Sep 1889, d. 29 Mar 1987
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Leona Sylvia Dauphinee was born circa 1925 at Mill Village, Nova Scotia.2 She married Clarence Walter Bezanson, son of Avery Whitman Bezanson and Alfretta Boutilier.3 Leona Sylvia Dauphinee died on 2 April 2011 at South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia.2

     Obituary from South Shore Now (Bridegwater, Nova Scotia), April 2011:
BEZANSON, Leona C. B. - 86, Chester Basin, died Saturday, April 2, 2011, in South Shore Regional Hospital.

Born in Mill Village, Queens Co., Leona was a daughter of the late Joseph and Aletha (Bezanson) Dauphinee.

Leona is survived by her sons, Ernest (Holly), Canaan; and Lester, Chester Grant; daughters, Juanita Collicutt, Chester Basin; Valerie (Willis) Baker, Port Medway; Bernice (Thomas) Nauss, Windsor Road; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; her sister, Ellen Wamboldt, Milton; and Leatha Farley, Hillsview Acres.

She was predeceased by her husband, Clarence; son-in-law, Vincent Collicutt; sister, Violet; and brother, Joe. As requested, there will be no visitation. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday in Kingdom Hall, Simms Settlement, with Leon Whitters officiating. Burial will follow in Aenon Baptist Cemetery, Chester Basin. Family flowers only, please. The family would like to give their sincere thanks to the wonderful staff at South Shore Regional Hospital for their care and kindness to mom and dad. Arrangements have been entrusted to Davis Funeral Home, Chester.2
Last Edited2 Mar 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 139.
  2. [S2] Bezanson, Leona C. B. Death Notice, South Shore Now (Bridgewater, Nova Scotia), April 2011.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 141, 218.

Clarence Walter Bezanson1

M, #21432, b. 1920, d. 12 July 2010
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 401.2
FatherAvery Whitman Bezanson2 b. 1886, d. 3 Mar 1961
MotherAlfretta Boutilier2 b. 1893, d. 1965
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Clarence Walter Bezanson was born in 1920 at Nova Scotia.3 He married Leona Sylvia Dauphinee, daughter of Joseph Dauphinee and Althea Bezanson.1 Clarence Walter Bezanson died on 12 July 2010.

Census Summary

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1920
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2010

Census, Residence

Census1921Clarence Walter Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Avery Whitman Bezanson and Alfretta Boutilier at Chester Basin, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited2 Mar 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 141, 218.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 141.
  3. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Chester Basin, Chester Grant, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 2; Lines: 3-9.

Joseph Dauphinee1

M, #21437, b. circa 1920, d. 26 August 1996
FatherJoseph Dauphinee1 b. 1877
MotherAlthea Bezanson1 b. 1 Sep 1889, d. 29 Mar 1987
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Joseph Dauphinee was born circa 1920 at Nova Scotia.2 He died on 26 August 1996 at Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro, Nova Scotia.3

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 29 August 1996:
DAUPHINEE, Joseph Haliburton - 77, Milford, Hants Co., died August 26, 1996, in Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro.

Born in Port Medway, Queens Co., he was a son of the late Joseph and Althea (Bezanson) Dauphinee. He was a seaman with the merchant marines. He later did mechanical work with various companies. He enjoyed the outdoors and horses.

Surviving are daughter, Cavell Kirkwood, Dartmouth; sisters, Violet (Mrs. Sandy Wolfe), Milton; Leona (Mrs. Clarence Bezanson), Chester Basin; Letha Farley, Mill Village, Queens Co; Ellen (Mrs. Lindy Wamboldt), Milton; several nieces and nephews.

Cremation has taken place. Memorial service at a later date in Ettinger Funeral Home, Shubenacadie.3

Census Summary

1920
Birth
1920
Census
1921
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1960
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1990
Death
1996

Census, Residence

Census1921Joseph Dauphinee appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Joseph Dauphinee and Althea Bezanson at Port Medway, Nova Scotia.2
LivedJoseph Dauphinee lived in Milford, Nova Scotia.1
Last Edited15 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 139.
  2. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 25; Lines: 3-8.
  3. [S2] Dauphinee, Joseph Haliburton Death Notice, The Chronicle Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 29 August 1996.

Dawson Everett Sawler1

M, #21438, b. 4 February 1907
FatherJudson Sawler1 b. 1867, d. 7 Aug 1928
MotherMary Lucy Sevilla Bezanson1 b. 28 Mar 1883, d. 1 Jul 1982
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Dawson Everett Sawler was born on 4 February 1907.1 He married Emily Smith.1 Dawson Everett Sawler married Myrtle Chambers.1

Census Summary

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1921

Census, Residence

Census1911Dawson Everett Sawler appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Judson Sawler and Mary Lucy Sevilla Bezanson at Halifax, Nova Scotia.2
Census1921Dawson Everett Sawler appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Judson Sawler and Mary Lucy Sevilla Bezanson at Cambridge, Nova Scotia.3
Lived1998Dawson Everett Sawler lived in Florida in January 1998.4
Last Edited25 Aug 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 139.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Ward 4, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Family: 276; Page: 28.
  3. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Brooklyn Street, Kings, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 15; Lines: 44-50; Page: 16; Lines: 1-2.
  4. [S2] Beulah Leona May Sawler Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 3 January 1998.