Lowell Stacey Hiltz1

M, #21682, b. 25 December 1904
FatherNathan Leander Hiltz1 b. 1873, d. 1940
MotherAgnes Sophia Bezanson1 b. 10 Oct 1882, d. 4 Jun 1944

Family

Lillian Gladys Pinch
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Lowell Stacey Hiltz was born on 25 December 1904.1 He married Lillian Gladys Pinch.1

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1904
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921

Census, Residence

Census1911Lowell Stacey Hiltz appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Nathan Leander Hiltz and Agnes Sophia Bezanson at Forties, Nova Scotia.2
Census1921Lowell Stacey Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Nathan Leander Hiltz and Agnes Sophia Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited2 Sep 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 146.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 27; Page: 3.
  3. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross West, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 7; Lines: 4-13.

Mida Thursa Hiltz1,2

F, #21684, b. 14 December 1906, d. 30 December 2009
FatherNathan Leander Hiltz2 b. 1873, d. 1940
MotherAgnes Sophia Bezanson2 b. 10 Oct 1882, d. 4 Jun 1944
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Mida Thursa Hiltz was born on 14 December 1906 at Forties, Nova Scotia.2,1 She and Olive Julia Hiltz may not have the right birth dates; Bezansons from Nova Scotia includes the comment that "[Dates wrong in i. or iii.]" referring to Olive and Mida.2 Mida Thursa Hiltz married James Fredericks.2 Mida Thursa Hiltz died on 30 December 2009 at Chipman Brook, Nova Scotia, at age 103.1 She was buried on 1 January 2010 in Black Rock Cemetery.1

     Obituary, 30 December 2009:
FREDERICKS, Mida Thursa - 103, Chipman Brook, Kings Co., passed away peacefully at the home of her son, Irving Fredericks, on Monday, December 28, 2009.

Born in the Forties, Lunenburg Co., she was a daughter of the late Nathan and Agnes (Bezanson) Hiltz. Mida was the oldest member of Black Rock Baptist Church and was also a member of the Jolly Workers Sewing Circle. She was a life member of the Women's Missionary Society. Mida was the world's best knitter. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Surviving are her daughters, Ruth (Scott) McLean, Woodville; Edith (Glanville) Travis, Canning; sons, Nathan (Dora), Grand View Manor, Berwick; Albert (Doreen), Berwick; Irving (Connie), Chipman Brook; 29 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; 15 great great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, James A. Fredericks; daughters, Clara Coleman, Agnes Morton, Jennie Moody; grandson, Earl Moody; eight sisters; three brothers.

Visitation for Mrs. Fredericks will take place from 2-4 p.m. Thursday in H.C. Lindsay Funeral Home, Berwick, from where the funeral service will take place 11 a.m. Friday, January 1, Rev. Freda MacDonald officiating, with burial in Black Rock Cemetery.1

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1906
1910
Census
1911
1920
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1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
1990
2000
Death
2009

Census, Residence

Census1911Mida Thursa Hiltz appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Nathan Leander Hiltz and Agnes Sophia Bezanson at Forties, Nova Scotia.3
Census1921Mida Thursa Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Nathan Leander Hiltz and Agnes Sophia Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.4
Last Edited6 May 2014

Citations

  1. [S2] Mida Thursa Fredericks Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 30 December 2009.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 146.
  3. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 27; Page: 3.
  4. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross West, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 7; Lines: 4-13.

Alivida May Hiltz1

F, #21686, b. 19 February 1910, d. 24 August 2001
FatherNathan Leander Hiltz1 b. 1873, d. 1940
MotherAgnes Sophia Bezanson1 b. 10 Oct 1882, d. 4 Jun 1944

Family

Arthur Hiltz
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Alivida May Hiltz was born on 19 February 1910.1 She married Arthur Hiltz.1 Alivida May Hiltz died on 24 August 2001 at Ocean View Manor, Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia, at age 91.2 She was buried on 28 August 2001 in Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Nova Scotia.2

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 25 August 2001:
Alvida Mae Hiltz, 91, Ocean View Manor, Eastern Passage, Halifax County, formerly of Kentville, died Friday, August 24, 2001, in the manor.

Born in The Forties, Lunenburg County, she was a daughter of the late Nathan and Agnes (Bezanson) Hiltz. She was a homemaker and an avid worker with the Evening Guild of St. James Anglican Church, Kentville. She was a past noble grand of St. Eulalie Rebekah Lodge, Kentville.

She is survived by daughters, Mrs. Shirley Wilson, Dartmouth; Barbara (Mrs. Albert "Keith" Peppard, Riverview, N.B; sisters, Mida Fredericks, Grand View Manor, Berwick; Alice Brydon, Halifax; grandchildren, Bruce, Shirley, Shelley, and Lynda; seven great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband, Arthur Golding Hiltz; sisters, Olive, Ruby Wentzell, Erva Scott, Flossie Windrow, Vivian Somers, and Ruth in infancy; brothers, Harmon, Lowell, and Aubrey; grandson, David; great-granddaughter, Michela. There will be no visitation by family request. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 28, in W.C. Hiltz Funeral Parlour, Kentville, Father John O. Scott officiating. Burial will take place in Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill.2

Census Summary

1910
Birth
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
1990
2000
Death
2001

Census, Residence

Census1911Alivida May Hiltz appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Nathan Leander Hiltz and Agnes Sophia Bezanson at Forties, Nova Scotia.3
Census1921Alivida May Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Nathan Leander Hiltz and Agnes Sophia Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.4
LivedAlivida May Hiltz and Arthur Hiltz lived in Kentville, Nova Scotia.1
Last Edited13 May 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 146.
  2. [S2] Alvida Mae Hiltz Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 25 August 2001.
  3. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 27; Page: 3.
  4. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross West, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 7; Lines: 4-13.

Vivian Eliza Hiltz1

F, #21688, b. 13 April 1912
FatherNathan Leander Hiltz1 b. 1873, d. 1940
MotherAgnes Sophia Bezanson1 b. 10 Oct 1882, d. 4 Jun 1944

Family

Theodore Somers
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Vivian Eliza Hiltz was born on 13 April 1912.1 She was baptized on 27 May 1917.1 She married Theodore Somers.1

Census Summary

1910
Birth
1912
1920
Census
1921

Census, Residence

Census1921Vivian Eliza Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Nathan Leander Hiltz and Agnes Sophia Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited28 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 146.
  2. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross West, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 7; Lines: 4-13.

Flossie Beatrice Hiltz1

F, #21691, b. 22 September 1916, d. 13 April 1965
FatherNathan Leander Hiltz1 b. 1873, d. 1940
MotherAgnes Sophia Bezanson1 b. 10 Oct 1882, d. 4 Jun 1944

Family

Ted Windrow
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Flossie Beatrice Hiltz was born on 22 September 1916.1 She was baptized on 27 May 1917.1 She married Ted Windrow.1 Flossie Beatrice Hiltz died on 13 April 1965 at age 48.1

Census Summary

1910
Birth
1916
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
Death
1965

Census, Residence

Census1921Flossie Beatrice Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Nathan Leander Hiltz and Agnes Sophia Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited2 Sep 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 146.
  2. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross West, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 7; Lines: 4-13.

Alice Valeria Hiltz1

F, #21693, b. 4 October 1921, d. 4 November 2005
FatherNathan Leander Hiltz1 b. 1873, d. 1940
MotherAgnes Sophia Bezanson1 b. 10 Oct 1882, d. 4 Jun 1944

Family

Vere Brydon
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Alice Valeria Hiltz was born on 4 October 1921.1 She was baptized on 12 November 1922.1 She married Vere Brydon.1 Alice Valeria Hiltz died on 4 November 2005 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, at age 84.2 She was buried on 8 November 2005 in Fairview Cemetery, Chisholm Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia.2

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 4 November 2005:
BRYDON, Alice Valeria - 84, Halifax, formerly of Cambridge Station, Kings Co., passed away November 4, 2005, at home.

Born in 1921, in Forties, Lunenburg Co., she was the youngest daughter of the late Nathan and Agnes (Bezanson) Hiltz. She was a member of the Anglican Church of Canada.

She is survived by her husband, Vere Brydon, Halifax; daughter, Valerie Anne (Hugh) Fraser, Halifax; daughter/niece, Mary Somers (Albert Lee), Halifax; sister, Mida Fredericks, Berwick; grandson, Allistair Neil Fraser; granddaughter, Kaylon Rheanne Fraser, both of Halifax; nominal granddaughter, Nadine (Steve) Stewart, Edmonton; numerous nieces and nephews.

Alice was predeceased by sisters, Alvida Hiltz, Vivian Somers, Olive Adams, Ruby Wentzell, Flossie Windrow, Erva Scott, and Ruth in infancy; brothers, Lowell, Aubrey, and Harmon in infancy. Arrangements are under the care and direction of J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, Halifax, where visitation will be held Monday, November 7, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday in Calvary Baptist Church, Rev. Carl Price officiating. Reception to follow the service. Interment will be held in Fairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax.2
Last Edited28 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 146.
  2. [S2] Alice Valeria Brydon Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 4 November 2005.

Ida May Bezanson1

F, #21695, b. 15 May 1925, d. 15 August 2014
FatherWilliam Austin Bezanson1 b. 22 May 1891, d. 4 Jan 1972
MotherMay Olive Barkhouse1 b. 1899, d. 1985

Family 1

Clark Jones

Family 2

Minard St. Clair Hiltz
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Ida May Bezanson was born on 15 May 1925.1 She married Clark Jones.2 Ida May Bezanson married Minard St. Clair Hiltz.3 Ida May Bezanson died on 15 August 2014 at Ryan Hall Shannex, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, at age 89.4

     Obituary:
Hiltz, Ida May, age 89 years of Bridgewater, formerly of the Forties, passed away peacefully at the Ryan Hall Shannex in Bridgewater on August 15, 2014. Born in Fraxville on May 15, 1925; she was the daughter of the late Austin & May (Barkhouse) Bezanson.

Left with fond and loving memories are her son Darrell Jones of Bridgewater; daughter Penny Dupuis (Brian) of Coldbrook; brothers Maurice of Morden Mountain, Merlin of Bridgewater and Morley (Jeannie) of Fraxville; sister Elizabeth "Betty" Anderson of Chester Basin; granddaughters Cherise Dupuis and Catherine Dupuis; great-grandson Jaxon Eavis; nephew Danny Hiltz.

Predeceased by her husband Minard Hiltz in 2009; brothers Donald and Allistor; sister-in-law Leone Bennett.

Ida was a member of the Forties Community Center and St. Augustine of Hippo Anglican Church. She loved to make homemade donuts for her family and friends. Special thank you to niece Vicky and her daughters especially over the last year for their continued support for Ida. Also, thank you to Management and Staff of Ryan Hall Shannex in Bridgewater for their exceptional care.

In keeping with Ida's wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be visitation held on Friday, August 22, 2014 from 7-9pm at the Forties Community Center, 1787 Forties Road. Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 11am at the St. Augustine of Hippo Anglican Church, Forties with Rev. Judi Phillips officiating. Burial to take place in the Church Cemetery.4
Last Edited26 Oct 2018

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 146.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 163.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 147, 163.
  4. [S680] Ida May Hiltz Death Notice, Serenity Funeral Home and Chapels (New Ross, Nova Scotia).

Earl Spencer Hiltz1

M, #21696, b. 4 November 1904
FatherMinard St. Clair Hiltz1 b. 27 May 1879, d. 30 Oct 1930
MotherJennie Clarissa Bezanson1 b. 28 Jan 1885 or 29 Jan 1885, d. 19 Apr 1959
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Earl Spencer Hiltz was born on 4 November 1904.1

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1904
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921

Census, Residence

Census1911Earl Spencer Hiltz appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Minard St. Clair Hiltz and Jennie Clarissa Bezanson at Forties, Nova Scotia.2
Census1921Earl Spencer Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Minard St. Clair Hiltz and Jennie Clarissa Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited6 May 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 147.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 31; Page: 4.
  3. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross West, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 8; Lines: 11-19.

Stella May Hiltz1

F, #21697, b. 16 January 1906
FatherMinard St. Clair Hiltz1 b. 27 May 1879, d. 30 Oct 1930
MotherJennie Clarissa Bezanson1 b. 28 Jan 1885 or 29 Jan 1885, d. 19 Apr 1959
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Stella May Hiltz was born on 16 January 1906.1

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1906
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921

Census, Residence

Census1911Stella May Hiltz appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Minard St. Clair Hiltz and Jennie Clarissa Bezanson at Forties, Nova Scotia.2
Census1921Stella May Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Minard St. Clair Hiltz and Jennie Clarissa Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited6 May 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 147.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 31; Page: 4.
  3. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross West, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 8; Lines: 11-19.

Stacey Byron Hiltz1

M, #21698, b. 19 August 1908, d. 21 March 1972
FatherMinard St. Clair Hiltz1 b. 27 May 1879, d. 30 Oct 1930
MotherJennie Clarissa Bezanson1 b. 28 Jan 1885 or 29 Jan 1885, d. 19 Apr 1959

Family

Greta Ruth Jones
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Stacey Byron Hiltz was born on 19 August 1908.1 He married Greta Ruth Jones.1 Stacey Byron Hiltz died on 21 March 1972 at age 63.1

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1908
1910
Census
1911
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
Death
1972

Census, Residence

Census1911Stacey Byron Hiltz appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Minard St. Clair Hiltz and Jennie Clarissa Bezanson at Forties, Nova Scotia.2
Census1921Stacey Byron Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Minard St. Clair Hiltz and Jennie Clarissa Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.3
Last Edited2 Sep 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 147.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Family: 31; Page: 4.
  3. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross West, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 8; Lines: 11-19.

Harry Edgar Hiltz1

M, #21700, b. 21 March 1912, d. 1976
FatherMinard St. Clair Hiltz1 b. 27 May 1879, d. 30 Oct 1930
MotherJennie Clarissa Bezanson1 b. 28 Jan 1885 or 29 Jan 1885, d. 19 Apr 1959
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Harry Edgar Hiltz was born on 21 March 1912.1 He died in 1976.1

Census Summary

1910
Birth
1912
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
Death
1976

Census, Residence

Census1921Harry Edgar Hiltz appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Minard St. Clair Hiltz and Jennie Clarissa Bezanson at New Ross, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited2 Sep 2001

Citations

  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 147.
  2. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; New Ross West, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 46; Page: 8; Lines: 11-19.