Gilda R. (?)1

F, #22446, b. 14 November 1926, d. 15 December 1999
     Gilda R. (?) was born on 14 November 1926.2 She married John Bezanson, son of Horace Bezanson and Carolina Giovanella.1 Gilda R. (?) died on 15 December 1999 at age 73.2
Last Edited31 Oct 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 167.
  2. [S3] Social Security Death Index, GILDA BEZANSON, Born=14 Nov 1926, Died=15 Dec 1999, Residence=02481 Wellesley, Norfolk, MA, Issued=MA (Before 1951).

Viola Love Bezanson1

F, #22449, b. 18 July 1905, d. April 1979
FatherWilliam John Bezanson1 b. 10 Oct 1881, d. 31 Dec 1950
MotherEthel Viola Rawding1 b. 1882, d. 1955
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Viola Love Bezanson was born on 18 July 1905.1 She married Charles Bruce on 31 July 1923. She was 18.1 Viola Love Bezanson and Charles Bruce had 2 children.1 Viola Love Bezanson died in April 1979 at age 73.2

Census, Residence

LivedViola Love Bezanson lived in Bradenton, Massachusetts.1
LivedShe lived in Whitman, Massachusetts.2
Last Edited10 Sep 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 167.
  2. [S3] Social Security Death Index, VIOLA BRUCE, Born=18 Jul 1905, Died=Apr 1979, Residence=02382 Whitman, Plymouth, MA, Last Benefit=33507, Issued=016 (Before 1951).

Benjamin Harold Bezanson1

M, #22451, b. 22 December 1907, d. November 1964
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 447.2
FatherWilliam John Bezanson1 b. 10 Oct 1881, d. 31 Dec 1950
MotherEthel Viola Rawding1 b. 1882, d. 1955
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Benjamin Harold Bezanson was born on 22 December 1907 at Boston, Massachusetts.3,4,5,1 He married Annie May Briggett on 1 May 1929. He was 21.1 Benjamin Harold Bezanson died in November 1964 at Taunton, Massachusetts, at age 56.5,6,7

Census, Residence

LivedAccording to Bezansons from Nova Scotia, Benjamin Harold Bezanson lived in California but his SSDI entry residence was Massachusetts.2,5
Last Edited10 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 167, 234.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 167.
  3. [S7] New England Historic Genealogical Society, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910", Bejanson, Benjamin Harold; Boston Birth Register; Year: 1907; Volume: 569; Page: 257.
  4. [S517] Phil Vogler and John Parker, "Extracts from the Berwick Register", vitstats1908.htm, "Bezanson, Willis J., born to at Roxbury, Mass., 22 Dec 1907, a son. [2 Jan 1908]."
  5. [S3] Social Security Death Index, BENJAMIN BEZANSON, Born=22 Dec 1907, Died=Nov 1964, Residence=Massachusetts, Issued=MA (Before 1951).
  6. [S806] Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Public Health, "Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-1980", Bezanson, Benjamin H; Year: 1964.
  7. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 167, 234, where the death date is "1965, Nov. 18", a year later than the date of the SSDI entry.

Annie May Briggett1,2

F, #22452, b. circa 1908, d. 25 July 1998
     Annie May Briggett was born circa 1908 at St. Anns, Nova Scotia.1 She married Benjamin Harold Bezanson, son of William John Bezanson and Ethel Viola Rawding, on 1 May 1929. He was 21.2 Annie May Briggett became a widow upon the death of her husband Benjamin Harold Bezanson in November 1964 at Taunton, Massachusetts.3,4,5 Annie May Briggett married Roderick MacDonald.1 Annie May Briggett died on 25 July 1998 at Alderwood Rest Home, Baddeck, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 27 July 1998:
MacDONALD BEZANSON, Annie Mae - 89, Alderwood Rest Home, Baddeck, died July 25, 1998, in the home.

Born in St. Anns, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Effie (MacLeod) Briggett. She was a member of First Congregational Church, Whitman, Mass. She owned and operated the Skye Heigh Antique Shop in North River for 25 years.

Surviving are daughters, Virginia (Mrs. Robert Douglas), Huntsville, Ala; Patricia (Mrs. James Tullock), Waipole, Mass; Ethel Wagner (Mrs. Antoine Souza), Little Compton, RI; Sarah (Mrs. Allan Crimmins), Kingston, N.B; sisters, Jeanette Mattucci, New Hampshire; Ann Rugg, California; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her first husband, Benjamin Bezanson; second husband, Roderick MacDonald.

Cremation has taken place under the direction of MacAskill Funeral Home. Private family burial at a later date.1
Last Edited14 May 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Annie Mae Bezanson MacDonald Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 27 July 1998.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 167, 234.
  3. [S3] Social Security Death Index, BENJAMIN BEZANSON, Born=22 Dec 1907, Died=Nov 1964, Residence=Massachusetts, Issued=MA (Before 1951).
  4. [S806] Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Public Health, "Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-1980", Bezanson, Benjamin H; Year: 1964.
  5. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 167, 234, where the death date is "1965, Nov. 18", a year later than the date of the SSDI entry.