Emily S. Morris1

F, #25024, b. circa 1870, d. 1956
FatherAlbert F. Morris2
MotherEmily G. Swett2

Family

Afton Fenton Bezanson b. Jul 1869, d. 9 Nov 1906
Children
     Emily S. Morris was born circa 1870 at Marblehead, Massachusetts.2 She married Afton Fenton Bezanson on 11 August 1903 at Wisconsin. He was 34.2 After Afton Fenton Bezanson's death in a building construction accident, his widow Emily S. Morris and his children Leila Woodbury Bezanson and Afton Fenton Bezanson brought suit against the building contractor seeking $25,000 in damages.3 Emily S. Morris died in 1956.4

Census Summary

1870
Birth
1870
1880
1890
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1910
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1910
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1930
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1930
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1940
1950
Death
1956

Census, Residence

Census1910Emily S. Morris appeared on the census of 1910 in the household of Albert F. Morris and Emily G. Swett at 19 Franklin Street, Marblehead, Massachusetts.5
Census1920Emily S. Morris appeared on the census of 1920 in the household of Albert F. Morris and Emily G. Swett at 19 Franklin Street, Marblehead, Massachusetts.6
Census1930Emily S. Morris appeared on the census of 1930 in the household of Albert F. Morris at 19 Franklin Street, Marblehead, Massachusetts.7
Census1940Emily S. Morris appeared on the census of 1940 in the household of Leila Woodbury Bezanson at 152 Elm Street, Marblehead, Massachusetts.8
Last Edited18 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S7] New England Historic Genealogical Society, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910", Bezanson, Afton Fenton; Marblehead Birth Register; Year: 1903; Volume: 536; Page: 553.
  2. [S7] New England Historic Genealogical Society, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910", Bezanson, Afton F; Morris, Emma S; Marblehead Marriage Register; Year: 1903; Volume: 536; Page: 553.
  3. [S19] News article "File Damage Suits Against Contractor", The Los Angeles Herald (Los Angeles, California), 7 November 1907, p. 5.
  4. [S806] Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Public Health, "Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-1980", Bezanson, Emily Swett M (Morris); Year: 1956.
  5. [S4] 1910 U.S. Federal Census; Massachusetts, Essex County, Marblehead; FHL Film: 1374599; Roll: T624_586; ED: 0417; Page: 7B; Lines: 84-88.
  6. [S4] 1920 U.S. Federal Census; Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_691; Image: 744; ED: 205; Page: 5A; Lines: 19-23.
  7. [S4] 1930 U.S. Federal Census; Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts; FHL Film: 2340636; Roll: 901; Image: 166.0; ED: 0197; Page: 9B; Lines: 88-92.
  8. [S4] 1940 U.S. Federal Census; Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1585; ED: 5-240; Page: 12B; Lines: 51-54.
  9. [S826] Holbrook Research Institute, "Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988", Bezanson, Leila Woodbury; Marblehead Birth Register; Year: 1904; Image: 2597; a delayed entry recorded in January 1907 for a birth in Long Beach, California in 1904.
  10. [S7] New England Historic Genealogical Society, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910", Bezanson, Afton Fenton; Marblehead Birth Register; Year: 1907; Volume: 566; Page: 614.

Melda Caroline Umlah1

F, #25030, b. April 1902, d. 19 September 2003
FatherChristian Umlah1 b. 10 Jul 1878
MotherNellie Alma Bezanson1 b. 15 Apr 1885, d. 1954
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Melda Caroline Umlah was born in April 1902 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.2,1 She died on 19 September 2003 at Dykeland Lodge, Windsor, Nova Scotia, at age 101.1 She was buried on 23 September 2003 in Riverbank Cemetery, Hantsport, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Halifax Herald Limited (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 22 September 2003:
LANDRY (Umlah), Melda Caroline - 101, Windsor, Hants Co., formerly of Hantsport, passed away Friday, September 19, 2003, in Dykeland Lodge, Windsor.

Born in Falmouth, Hants Co., she was a daughter of the late Christian Umlah and Alma (Bezanson) Umlah Lunn.

She was predeceased by her husband, Alexander Landry; brothers, Lewis Lunn, Budd Lunn, and Raymond Lunn; sisters, Edna (Umlah) Lantz, Lalliah (Umlah) Bezanson, and Edith Lunn Harnish.

She is survived by daughter, Melda Caroline Anderson Cavanaugh, Kingston; son, Dennis E. Wile, Clarkson, Ga; sisters, Clara Lunn, Billtown; Ida Lunn Harvey, Halifax; brother, Joseph Lunn, Parrsboro; grandchildren, James Ferguson, Wolfville; Lynn Wright, Mantua; Charles Dennis Wile, Nashville, Tenn; Geoffrey Wile, Clarkson, Ga; seven great-grandchildren; one great great-grandson; several nieces and nephews.

Visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today in Lindsay's Windsor Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. in Lindsay's Windsor Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. John Bartol officiating. Burial to follow in Riverbank Cemetery, Hantsport.1

Census Summary

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Birth
1902
1910
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1920
1930
1940
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1960
1970
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1990
2000
Death
2003

Census, Residence

Census1911Melda Caroline Umlah appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Shaw B. Lunn and Nellie Alma Bezanson at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited24 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Halifax Herald Limited, September 22, 2003, LANDRY (Umlah), Melda Caroline.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Falmouth poll district, Mount Denson, Hants, Nova Scotia; Family: 33; Page: 5.

Lewis Lunn1

M, #25031, b. 18 April 1922, d. 3 December 2001
FatherShaw B. Lunn1 b. May 1868, d. 1945
MotherNellie Alma Bezanson1 b. 15 Apr 1885, d. 1954
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Lewis Lunn was born on 18 April 1922 at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.2 He died on 3 December 2001 at Massachusetts at age 79.2 He was buried on 10 December 2001 in Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Nova Scotia.2

     Obituary from The Halifax Herald Limited (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 6 December 2001:
LUNN, Lewis I. "Dad" - 79, Pepperell, Mass., died Monday, December 3, 2001, in Massachusetts.

Born in Falmouth, Hants Co., April 18, 1922, he was a son of the late Anthony and Alma (Bezanson) Lunn. He spent his early life in Nova Scotia and had been a resident of Pepperell since 1967. A self-employed carpenter all of his life, he was also an avid guitar player and would be accompanied by his wife who is an accomplished fiddler. They also both enjoyed step dancing. In addition, he had a great love of gardening and farming.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Mary (Thompson) Lunn, Pepperell, Mass; sons, Lewis L. and wife Joyce Lunn, Cyril Lunn and Dale Lunn, all of Pepperell, Mass; Laurie and wife Susan Lunn, Kentville; Danny Lunn, Ontario; David and wife Angel Lunn, Fryeburg, Me; daughters, Juanita and husband John Sarao, Hollis, N.H; Myrna and husband James Gheen, Manassas, Va; Lorraine and husband Jack Hendry, Lake Placid, Fla; Esther and husband Tony Kalkman, Kentville; 28 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren; sisters, Melda Alexander, Edith Harnish, Clara Lunn, Ida Harvey, all of Nova Scotia; brother, Joseph, Nova Scotia.

He was predeceased by sons, Murray and Gary Lunn.

Visitation will be 12 noon until the time of funeral service 2 p.m. Monday, December 10, in W.C. Hiltz Funeral Parlour, Kentville. Burial will take place in Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Kings Co.2
Last Edited24 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Halifax Herald Limited, September 22, 2003, LANDRY (Umlah), Melda Caroline.
  2. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Halifax Herald Limited, December 6, 2001, LUNN, Lewis I. "Dad."

Budd Lunn1

M, #25032, b. circa 1913, d. before 2003
FatherShaw B. Lunn1 b. May 1868, d. 1945
MotherNellie Alma Bezanson1 b. 15 Apr 1885, d. 1954
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Budd Lunn was born circa 1913 at Nova Scotia.2 He died before 2003.1

Census Summary

1910
Birth
1913
1920
Census
1921
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
1990
2000
Death
2003

Census, Residence

Census1921Budd Lunn appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Shaw B. Lunn and Nellie Alma Bezanson at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited24 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Halifax Herald Limited, September 22, 2003, LANDRY (Umlah), Melda Caroline.
  2. [S5] 1921 Canadian Census; Polling District No 5, Hants, Nova Scotia; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 45; Page: 7; Lines: 14-21.

Raymond Lunn1

M, #25033, d. before 2003
FatherShaw B. Lunn1 b. May 1868, d. 1945
MotherNellie Alma Bezanson1 b. 15 Apr 1885, d. 1954
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Raymond Lunn died before 2003.1
Last Edited29 Jul 2006

Citations

  1. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Halifax Herald Limited, September 22, 2003, LANDRY (Umlah), Melda Caroline.

Edna Umlah1

F, #25034, b. May 1904
FatherChristian Umlah1 b. 10 Jul 1878
MotherNellie Alma Bezanson1 b. 15 Apr 1885, d. 1954

Family

(?) Lantz
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Edna Umlah was born in May 1904 at Nova Scotia.2 She married (?) Lantz.1 Edna Umlah died.1

Census Summary

1900
Birth
1904
1910
Census
1911

Census, Residence

Census1911Edna Umlah appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Shaw B. Lunn and Nellie Alma Bezanson at Falmouth, Nova Scotia.2
Last Edited24 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Halifax Herald Limited, September 22, 2003, LANDRY (Umlah), Melda Caroline.
  2. [S5] 1911 Canadian Census; Falmouth poll district, Mount Denson, Hants, Nova Scotia; Family: 33; Page: 5.

Edith Lunn1

F, #25035, d. before 2003
FatherShaw B. Lunn1 b. May 1868, d. 1945
MotherNellie Alma Bezanson1 b. 15 Apr 1885, d. 1954

Family

(?) Harnish
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Edith Lunn married (?) Harnish.1 Edith Lunn died before 2003.1
Last Edited29 Jul 2006

Citations

  1. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Halifax Herald Limited, September 22, 2003, LANDRY (Umlah), Melda Caroline.

Gladys Theresa O'Leary1

F, #25038, b. 25 June 1916, d. 3 March 2000
FatherHorace O'Leary1
MotherBeulah Winnifred Bezanson1 b. 1 Feb 1898

Family

Norman Mumford
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Gladys Theresa O'Leary was born on 25 June 1916 at Upper Vaughan, Nova Scotia.1 She married Norman Mumford.1 Gladys Theresa O'Leary died on 3 March 2000 at Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville, Nova Scotia, at age 83.1

     Obituary from The Halifax Herald Limited (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 5 March 2000:
MUMFORD, Gladys Theresa - 83, Windsor Elms, passed away Friday, March 3, 2000, in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville.

Born June 25, 1916, in Upper Vaughan, Hants Co., she was a daughter of the late Horace and Beulah (Bezanson) O'Leary. She was a member of Christ Church (Anglican), Windsor. Before moving into the Windsor Elms, she was a resident of Grey Street, Windsor for many years.

She is survived by her former husband, Norman Mumford, Windsor Elms; daughter, Emily Hines (Bob), Brooklyn; sons, Reginald (Laura), Three Mile Plains; Ormal (Pauline), Westphal; James (Betty), Stanley; grandchildren, Terry Mumford, Mark (Dawn) Mumford, Jill Coldwell, Sandra Mumford, Sharon Mumford, Cathy (Paul) Robichaud, Rick Hines, Timmy Hines, Sherri (Craig) Greenough, Cindy MacLeod (Darryl Hyson), Heather Hines-Clarke (Steve), Natalie and Jennifer Mumford; 15 great-grandchildren; sister, Elva Newcombe, Windsor; brother, Victor "Vic" (Lola) O'Leary, Martock; sister-in-law, Dorothy O'Leary, St. Croix; several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by sister, Daisy Coldwell; brother, Foster O'Leary; brother-in-law, Raymond Newcombe; granddaughter-in-law, Patti Mumford.

Visitation will be today from 2-4, 7-9 p.m., funeral 2 p.m. Monday, both in Lindsay's Windsor Funeral Home, Rev. David Curry officiating. Burial to follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Windsor. Reception to follow interment in Lindsay's Family Reception Center.1

Census, Residence

LivedGladys Theresa O'Leary lived in Grey Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia.1
Last Edited24 Apr 2014

Citations

  1. [S675] Hants County GenWeb, "Hants County, Nova Scotia GenWeb, Obituary Records", Halifax Herald Limited, March 5, 2000, MUMFORD, Gladys Theresa.