Leverett Theodore Bezanson1

M, #24169, b. 16 May 1965, d. 14 October 2005
Father*Howard William Bezanson1 b. 16 Apr 1924, d. 27 Apr 1977
Mother*Christine Good1 b. 6 Jun 1926, d. 7 Apr 2015
Relationship6th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
Leverett Bezanson, High School Picture, circa 1982
     Leverett Theodore Bezanson was born on 16 May 1965.1 He died on 14 October 2005 at age 40.2 He was buried in Center Cemetery, Pembroke, Massachusetts.3

     Leverett Theodore Bezanson was mentioned in an article that appeared in The Boston Globe (Boston, Massachusetts) on 18 October 2005:

Bristol County investigators identified the body found at the Taunton landfill last week as Leverett Bezanson, 40, of Pembroke. The investigation into the cause of Bezanson's death is ongoing, said a spokesman for Bristol District Attorney Paul F. Walsh Jr., who was working with Plymouth County investigators. Bezanson's body was discovered Friday afternoon by a waste hauler in the Taunton landfill.4

     Obituary from The Enterprise (Brockton, Massachusetts), 20 October 2005:

Leverett, of Pembroke, age 40, father of Leverett Bezanson of Pembroke; son of the late Howard Bezanson and Christina (Good) Bezanson of Pembroke; brother of Howard Bezanson Jr. of Hanson, George Bezanson of Carver, John Bezanson of Halifax, Christina Bezanson of Pembroke, Bertha Wood of Plympton, Catherine Pierce of Texas, Jean Bowen of Carver, Barbara Compton of Pembroke, Ella Penney of Middleboro, Dorothy Landry of Kingston, Clare Donnelly of Pembroke and the late James Bezanson. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews, as well as many great-nieces and great-nephews.

A funeral service will be held at St. Thecla's Church, 145 Washington St., Pembroke, on Friday, Oct. 21, at 10 a.m. Burial will be at a later date.5
Last Edited14 Apr 2016


  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 255.
  2. [S3] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, Leverett T. Bezason; Issue State: Massachusetts; Issue Date: 1977.
  3. [S836] Various Contributors, "Find A Grave", Leverett J. Bezanson, Center Cemetery Cemetery, Pembroke, Massachusetts; Memorial Number: 57179937.
  4. [S19] News article "BODY AT LANDFILL SAID TO BE PEMBROKE MAN", The Boston Globe (Boston, Massachusetts), 18 October 2005.
  5. [S2] Leverett Bezanson Death Notice, Enterprise (Brockton, Massachusetts), 20 October 2005.