Edward Jesse Bezanson1

M, #23542, b. 1877
FatherNathaniel Bezanson1 b. 24 Feb 1849, d. 5 May 1904
MotherLouise Ann Lyon1 b. 8 May 1852
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Edward Jesse Bezanson was born in 1877.1 He married Sadie Alma Kerr on 11 September 1915 at Halifax, Nova Scotia.2,1 Edward Jesse Bezanson was a carpenter.3

Census Summary

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1890
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1900
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1911

Census, Residence

Census1881Edward Jesse Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon at Windsor Forks, Nova Scotia.4
Census1891Edward Jesse Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon at Forks, Nova Scotia.5
Census1911Edward Jesse Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Shaw B. Lunn and Nellie Alma Bezanson at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.6
Last Edited31 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 62.
  2. [S13] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Marriage Registrations", Bezanson, Edward Jesse; Kerr, Sadie Alma; Registration Year: 1915; Book: 1822; Page: 32; Number: 560.
  3. [S4] 1930 U.S. Federal Census; Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: 930; Page: 17B; ED: 503; Image: 865.0.
  4. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=Windsor Forks, Hants, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375810, NA Film=C-13174, District=18, Sub-district=D, Page=22, Household=105, Name=Nathaniel Bezanson.
  5. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Forks, Hants, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6316; Family: 101; Page: 25-26.
  6. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Falmouth poll district, Mount Denson, Hants, Nova Scotia; Family: 33; Page: 5.

Pamela Robena Bezanson1

F, #23544, b. June 1879, d. 18 July 1881
FatherNathaniel Bezanson1 b. 24 Feb 1849, d. 5 May 1904
MotherLouise Ann Lyon1 b. 8 May 1852
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Pamela Robena Bezanson was born in June 1879.1 She died on 18 July 1881 at age 2.1 She was buried in Lyons Cemetery, Castle Frederick, Nova Scotia.2

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1879
1880
Census
1881
Death
1881

Census, Residence

Census1881Pamela Robena Bezanson appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon at Windsor Forks, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited6 May 2012

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 62.
  2. [S648] George Newbury, "Lyons Cemetery", June 20, 2004, "BEZANSON Pomela Robena - d Jul 17, 1881 - 2 yrs 1 mo youngest child of Nathanael & Annie."
  3. [S652] FamilySearch Internet, "1881 Canadian Census Index", Census Place=Windsor Forks, Hants, Nova Scotia, FHL Film=1375810, NA Film=C-13174, District=18, Sub-district=D, Page=22, Household=105, Name=Nathaniel Bezanson.

Robie O. Bezanson1

M, #23545, b. circa 1882, d. 29 July 1972
FatherNathaniel Bezanson1 b. 24 Feb 1849, d. 5 May 1904
MotherLouise Ann Lyon1 b. 8 May 1852
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Robie O. Bezanson was born circa 1882.1 He married Evelyn G. Bent, daughter of Calvin M. Bent and May (?), on 2 December 1907 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.1 Robie O. Bezanson married Ethel Doncaster.1 Robie O. Bezanson died on 29 July 1972 at Welch's Rest Home, Maccan, Nova Scotia.1 He had no known children with either wife.1

Census Summary

1880
Birth
1882
1890
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1891
1900
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1901
1910
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1911
1920
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
Death
1972

Census, Residence

Census1891Robie O. Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon at Forks, Nova Scotia.2
Census1901Robie O. Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.3
Census1911Robie O. Bezanson and Evelyn G. Bent appeared on the census of 1911 at River Hebert, Nova Scotia, with Calvin M. Bent and May (?) and with Hilda Parry, a niece, age 5.4
Lived1970Robie O. Bezanson lived in River Hebert, Nova Scotia, in 1970.1
Last Edited24 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 62.
  2. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Forks, Hants, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6316; Family: 101; Page: 25-26.
  3. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Falmouth, Hants, Nova Scotia; Family: 122; Page: 12.
  4. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Cumberland, Nova Scotia; Family: 145; Page: 14.

Evelyn G. Bent1

F, #23546, b. December 1886
FatherCalvin M. Bent2 b. Jul 1855
MotherMay (?)2 b. Oct 1857
     Evelyn G. Bent was born in December 1886 at Nova Scotia.2 She married Robie O. Bezanson, son of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon, on 2 December 1907 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.1

Census Summary

1880
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1886
1890
1900
1910
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1911

Census, Residence

Census1911Robie O. Bezanson and Evelyn G. Bent appeared on the census of 1911 at River Hebert, Nova Scotia, with Calvin M. Bent and May (?) and with Hilda Parry, a niece, age 5.2
Last Edited24 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 62.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Cumberland, Nova Scotia; Family: 145; Page: 14.

Ethel Doncaster1

F, #23547, d. 1969
     Ethel Doncaster married Robie O. Bezanson, son of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon.1 Ethel Doncaster died in 1969.1
Last Edited15 Oct 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 62.

Nellie Alma Bezanson1,2

F, #23548, b. 15 April 1885, d. 1954
FatherNathaniel Bezanson2 b. 24 Feb 1849, d. 5 May 1904
MotherLouise Ann Lyon2 b. 8 May 1852

Family 1

Christian Umlah b. 10 Jul 1878
Children

Family 2

Shaw B. Lunn b. May 1868, d. 1945
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Nellie Alma Bezanson was born on 15 April 1885 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.3,4 She married Christian Umlah on 10 April 1901 at Windsor, Nova Scotia. She was 15. He was 22.1,2 Nellie Alma Bezanson married Shaw B. Lunn.2 Nellie Alma Bezanson died in 1954.2

Census Summary

1880
Birth
1885
1890
Census
1891
1900
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1901
1910
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1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
Death
1954

Census, Residence

Census1891Nellie Alma Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon at Forks, Nova Scotia.5
Census1901Christian Umlah and Nellie Alma Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 at Falmouth Forks, Nova Scotia, with Christian's father, uncle, and brother.6
Census1911Shaw B. Lunn and Nellie Alma Bezanson appeared on the census of 1911 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia, with Edward Jesse Bezanson, Melda Caroline Umlah, Edna Umlah and Laliah Beatrice Umlah.7
Census1921Shaw B. Lunn and Nellie Alma Bezanson appeared on the census of 1921 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia, with Laliah Beatrice Lunn, Budd Lunn, Ruth Lunn, Joseph Lunn and Clara Lunn and also with John Hayes (M, 73, lodger.)8
Last Edited25 Oct 2017

Citations

  1. [S13] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Marriage Registrations", Bezanson, Nellie Alma; Umlah, Christian; Registration Year: 1901; Book: 1824; Page: 43; Number: 26.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 62.
  3. [S12] Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management (NSARM), "Birth Registrations", Bezanson, Nellie Alma; Registration Year: 1885; Page: 99000009, a delayed entry from 16 June 1945.
  4. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 62, where the date is "1884."
  5. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Forks, Hants, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6316; Family: 101; Page: 25-26.
  6. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Falmouth Forks, Hants, Nova Scotia; Family: 6; Page: 1.
  7. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Falmouth poll district, Mount Denson, Hants, Nova Scotia; Family: 33; Page: 5.
  8. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Polling District No 5, Hants, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 7; Lines: 14-21.
  9. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Halifax Herald Limited, September 22, 2003, LANDRY (Umlah), Melda Caroline.
  10. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 198.

Clara Bezanson1

F, #23552, b. 1889
FatherNathaniel Bezanson1 b. 24 Feb 1849, d. 5 May 1904
MotherLouise Ann Lyon1 b. 8 May 1852
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Clara Bezanson was born in 1889.1

Census Summary

1880
Birth
1889
1890
Census
1891
1900
Census
1901

Census, Residence

Census1891Clara Bezanson appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon at Forks, Nova Scotia.2
Census1901Clara Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.3
LivedClara Bezanson lived in Malden, Massachusetts.1
Last Edited15 Oct 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 62.
  2. [S5] 1891 Canadian Census; Forks, Hants, Nova Scotia; Roll: T-6316; Family: 101; Page: 25-26.
  3. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Falmouth, Hants, Nova Scotia; Family: 122; Page: 12.

Eva Belle Bezanson1

F, #23553, b. circa 1890
FatherNathaniel Bezanson1 b. 24 Feb 1849, d. 5 May 1904
MotherLouise Ann Lyon1 b. 8 May 1852

Family

George Alfred Rourke
Children
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Eva Belle Bezanson was born circa 1890.1 She married George Alfred Rourke on 22 June 1910.1

Census Summary

1890
Birth
1890
1900
Census
1901

Census, Residence

Census1901Eva Belle Bezanson appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Nathaniel Bezanson and Louise Ann Lyon at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited15 Oct 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 62.
  2. [S5] 1901 Canadian Census; Falmouth, Hants, Nova Scotia; Family: 122; Page: 12.
  3. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Chronicle-Herald, May 3, 2005, ROURKE, William Edward "Bill."

Wayne Bezanson1

M, #23555
FatherGerald William Bezanson1 b. c 1915, d. 10 Apr 1995
MotherLaliah Beatrice Umlah1 b. 19 Feb 1908, d. 11 Aug 1990
Relationship5th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Wayne Bezanson died at age 12.1
Last Edited15 Oct 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 198.

Louisa Bezanson1

F, #23558, b. 1936, d. 27 February 2015
FatherGerald William Bezanson1 b. c 1915, d. 10 Apr 1995
MotherLaliah Beatrice Umlah1 b. 19 Feb 1908, d. 11 Aug 1990
Relationship5th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Louisa Bezanson was born in 1936 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.2 She married Joseph Skidmore.1 Louisa Bezanson died on 27 February 2015 at QEII Health Sciences Centre, Infirmary Site, Halifax, Nova Scotia.2

     Death Notice from Smith's Funeral Home (Parrsboro, Nova Scotia):
Louise B. Skidmore
1936 - 2015

Skidmore, Louise B. – Age 78, of Hammonds Plains, and formerly of New Canaan passed away Friday, February 27, 2015 at the Infirmary Site, QEII, Halifax.

Born in Falmouth, she was a daughter of the late Gerald and Lalliah (Umlah) Bezanson.

She is survived by a daughter, Heather Bullerwell (Jim), Hammonds Plains; sons, Randy (Shirley), Truro; Ronnie (Laor “Nok”), Prince George, B.C; brothers, David Bezanson (Chris), Merritt, B.C; Andy Bezanson (Sue), Milton; many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph in 2007; a brother, Wayne.

A private family graveside service will be held in the New Canaan Cemetery at a later date.2
Last Edited13 Mar 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 198.
  2. [S2] Skidmore, Louise B. Death Notice, Smith's Funeral Home (Parrsboro, Nova Scotia).