Yvonne Bezanson1

F, #26861
FatherStephen William Bezanson1 b. 1888, d. 27 Sep 1946
MotherAda L. Stibbard1 b. 1891, d. 1973

Family

Lyall Guyot
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Yvonne Bezanson was also known as Bonnie.1 She married Lyall Guyot circa 1936.1
Last Edited17 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S835] National Library of Australia, "Trove Newspaper Archive", The Sydney Morning Herald, 19 September 1936, p. 16, "Engagements."

Frances E. Bezanson1

F, #26863, b. 1886, d. 27 September 1954
FatherJames Bezanson2 d. 19 May 1915
MotherEliza J. French2 d. 1897

Family

Walter Tickle
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Frances E. Bezanson was also known as Fanny.2 She was born in 1886 at New South Wales. She married Walter Tickle on 28 March 1906 at Methodist Parsonage, Tenterfield, New South Wales. The Best Man was James Cubis. Ellen Bezanson was a bridesmaid.1,3 Frances E. Bezanson was photographed with Eliza Bezanson, Ellen Bezanson and Eva C. Bezanson. Frances E. Bezanson died on 27 September 1954.4
Last Edited17 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S676] Ancestry.com, "Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950", Bezanson, Frances E; Tickle, Walter; Date: 1906; Registration Number: 2534.
  2. [S2] Stephen William Bezanson Death Notice, The Sydney Morning Herald (Sydney, Australia), 3 October 1946, p. 16.
  3. [S835] National Library of Australia, "Trove Newspaper Archive", The Tenterfield Intercolonial Courier and Fairfield and Wallangarra Advocate, 30 March 1906, p. 2, "Tickle--Bezanson."
  4. [S670] State Records Authority of New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia, Index to Deceased Estate Files, 1923-1958, Frances Elidia Tickle; Date: 27 September 1954; Number: B105180.

Vivienne Bezanson1

F, #26865
FatherStephen William Bezanson1 b. 1888, d. 27 Sep 1946
MotherAda L. Stibbard1 b. 1891, d. 1973

Family

Eric Brian Roper
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Vivienne Bezanson married Eric Brian Roper in 1936 at Tenterfield, New South Wales.2
Last Edited17 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Stephen William Bezanson Death Notice, The Sydney Morning Herald (Sydney, Australia), 3 October 1946, p. 16.
  2. [S676] Ancestry.com, "Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950", Bezanson, Vivienne; Roper, Eric Brian; Date: 1936; Registration Number: 1687.

Perry James Bezanson1

M, #26866
FatherStephen William Bezanson1 b. 1888, d. 27 Sep 1946
MotherAda L. Stibbard1 b. 1891, d. 1973

Family

Marie Joan Kelly
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Perry James Bezanson married Marie Joan Kelly in 1949.
Last Edited17 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Stephen William Bezanson Death Notice, The Sydney Morning Herald (Sydney, Australia), 3 October 1946, p. 16.

Eliza Bezanson1

F, #26867, b. 1885, d. 1969
FatherJames Bezanson2,1 d. 19 May 1915
MotherEliza J. French2,1 d. 1897

Family

James Cubis b. 1879, d. 1954
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Eliza Bezanson was born in 1885 at Tenterfield, New South Wales.2 She married James Cubis in 1902 at Tenterfield, New South Wales.3 Eliza Bezanson was photographed with Frances E. Bezanson, Ellen Bezanson and Eva C. Bezanson. Eliza Bezanson died in 1969.
Last Edited17 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Stephen William Bezanson Death Notice, The Sydney Morning Herald (Sydney, Australia), 3 October 1946, p. 16.
  2. [S672] Ancestry.com, "Australia, Birth Index, 1789-1922", Bezanson, Eliza; Date: 1885; Registration Number: 33388.
  3. [S676] Ancestry.com, "Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950", Bezanson, Eliza; Cubis, James; Date: 1902; Registration Number: 10221.

Lima Bezanson1

F, #26872, d. 1915
FatherStephen William Bezanson1 b. 1888, d. 27 Sep 1946
MotherAda L. Stibbard1 b. 1891, d. 1973
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Lima Bezanson died in 1915 at New South Wales.1
Last Edited17 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S674] Ancestry.com, "Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985", Bezanson, Lima; Date: 1915; Registration Number: 16726.

Valeda Badertscher1

F, #26874, b. 10 March 1919, d. 6 January 2015

Family

William Henry Bezanson b. 7 Apr 1919, d. 22 Jun 2009
     Valeda Badertscher was born on 10 March 1919 at Orrville, Ohio.1 She married William Henry Bezanson on 4 April 1999 at Lynnfield, Massachusetts. She was 80. He was 79.1 Valeda Badertscher died on 6 January 2015 at Healthpark Medical Center, Fort Myers, Florida, at age 95.1 She was buried on 24 January 2015 in Crown Hill Cemetery, Orville, Ohio.1

     Obituary from The Daily Record (Wooster, Ohio), 17 January 2015:
Valeda Bezanson, 95, Fort Myers, Fla.

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Valeda D. (Yoder) Bezanson, 95, of Fort Myers, Fla., formerly of Orrville, died Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, at Healthpark Medical Center in Fort Myers, after a brief illness.

Valeda was born on March 10, 1919, in Orrville, to the late Harvey and Edna (Hofstetter) Badertscher and graduated from Orrville High School, class of 1937. She had attended Wooster Business College for one year and worked as a bookkeeper for Orrville Municipal Utilities for many years.

She eloped to marry Paul M. Yoder on Oct. 20, 1940, in Greenup, Ky. Paul died on Oct. 16, 1994. She later married William H. Bezanson on April 4, 1999, in Lynnfield, Mass. William died on June 22, 2009.

Valeda was a faithful member of Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, where she was formerly active with the Alliance Women. She enjoyed knitting, needlepoint, and was a wonderful cook and homemaker. She was actively involved in several ministries and a cherished member of her community. She was loved by everyone who knew her.

Surviving are stepchildren, Paul "Bill" (Kathy) Bezanson of Illinois, Carol (the Rev. Tom) Erickson of Washington, Chuck (Lenore) Bezanson of New Hampshire, Jane (Jim) Peluso of Massachusetts, and the Rev. Dave (Ann) Bezanson of New Hampshire; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by a sister, Eleanor Maiwurm; a brother, Wilford Badertscher.

Services will be Friday, Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. at Auble Funeral Home, 512 E. Oak St., Orrville, with the Rev. Dave Bezanson officiating. Burial will be Saturday, Jan. 24 at 9 a.m. in Crown Hill Cemetery, Orrville

Friends may call Friday from 5-7 p.m. prior to the services at the funeral home.1
Last Edited20 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Valeda Bezanson Death Notice, The Daily Record (Wooster, Ohio), 17 January 2015.

Marion R. Lilly1

F, #26875, b. 8 February 1900, d. 19 June 1998
FatherMark Lilly2 b. c 1870
MotherClara (?)2 b. c 1874

Family

Raymond C. Bezanson b. 7 May 1899, d. 13 Jul 1960
     Marion R. Lilly was born on 8 February 1900 at Wakefield, Massachusetts.3,4,5 She married Raymond C. Bezanson.4 Marion R. Lilly died on 19 June 1998 at Indian River Memorial Hospital, Vero Beach, Florida, at age 98.1

     Death Notice from The Boston Herald (Boston, Massachusetts), 26 June 1998:
Marion R. (Lilly) Bezanson of Melrose, an Avon sales representative, died Friday at Indian River Memorial Hospital in Vero Beach, Fla. She was 98.

Born in Wakefield, Mrs. Bezanson was raised and educated there. She had lived in Vero Beach, Fla., for the past five years.

Mrs. Bezanson was employed as a sales representative for Avon cosmetics for 67 years.

Wife of the late Raymond C., Mrs.

Bezanson is survived by a daughter, Claire E. Pond-Hewitt of Vero Beach, Fla; a son, Raymond C. Jr. of Silverthorne, Colo; two sisters, Charlotte Giovanni of Melrose and Violet Tempesta of Revere; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held today at 10 a.m. at Robinson Funeral Home, Melrose.

Burial will be in Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose.

Arrangements by Robinson Funeral Home, Melrose.1

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Census1900Marion R. Lilly appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of Mark Lilly and Clara (?) at 9 Beacon Street, Wakefield, Massachusetts.6
Census1910Marion R. Lilly appeared on the census of 1910 in the household of Mark Lilly and Clara (?) at Melrose, Massachusetts.2
Census1920Marion R. Lilly appeared on the census of 1920 in the household of Mark Lilly and Clara (?) at 26 Waverly Place, Melrose, Massachusetts.7
Census1930Raymond C. Bezanson and Marion R. Lilly appeared on the census of 1930 at 81 Fairmont Street, Malden, Massachusetts, with Claire Elizabeth Bezanson.8
Census1940Raymond C. Bezanson and Marion R. Lilly appeared on the census of 1940 at 19 Rendall Place, Melrose, Massachusetts, with Claire Elizabeth Bezanson and Raymond C. Bezanson Jr.4
Last Edited21 Feb 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Marion R. (Lilly) Bezanson Death Notice, The Boston Herald (Boston, Massachusetts), 26 June 1998.
  2. [S4] 1910 U.S. Federal Census; Melrose Ward 4, Middlesex, Massachusetts; FHL Film: 1374615; Roll: T624_602; ED: 0944; Page: 9A; Lines: 1-8.
  3. [S7] New England Historic Genealogical Society, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910", Lilly, Marion Ruth; Wakefield Birth Register; Year: 1900; Volume: 497; Page: 669.
  4. [S4] 1940 U.S. Federal Census; Melrose, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1613; ED: 9-377; Page: 3A; Lines: 9-12.
  5. [S3] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, Bezanson, Marion L; Issue State: Massachusetts; Issue Date: 1951.
  6. [S4] 1900 U.S. Federal Census; Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts; FHL Film: 1240667; Roll: 667; ED: 0971; Page: 21B; Lines: 96-100.
  7. [S4] 1920 U.S. Federal Census; Melrose Ward 5, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_715; Image: 763; ED: 341; Page: 3A; Lines: 42-50; Page: 3B; Line: 51.
  8. [S4] 1930 U.S. Federal Census; Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts; FHL Film: 2340658; Roll: 923; Image: 714.0; ED: 0291; Page: 7A; Lines: 14-16.

Margaret Dyar1

F, #26879, b. 11 April 1919, d. 21 May 2003
FatherBurt Dyar2 b. c 1878
MotherJessie (?)2 b. c 1884

Family

Clyde O. Bezanson b. 11 Sep 1915, d. 10 Jun 2004
     Margaret Dyar was born on 11 April 1919 at DeSmet, South Dakota.1 She married Clyde O. Bezanson circa 1949.1 Margaret Dyar died on 21 May 2003 at age 84.1

     Obituary from The Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota), 24 May 2003:
Bezanson Margaret Dyar, age 84, of White Bear Lake, passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2003.

She was born April 11, 1919 in DeSmet, South Dakota.

She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Clyde; daughter, Mary Elizabeth; grandchildren, Asha Joy and Rani Margaret; son, Ralph; daughter-in-law, Suzanna; sister, Mary Leslie; other relatives and friends. Margaret enjoyed a long career of teaching at community colleges throughout Minnesota, including what is now Century College. She was dearly loved by her family and many friends. No services planned.1
Last Edited14 Apr 2016

Citations

  1. [S2] Margaret Dyar Bezanson Death Notice, The Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota), 24 May 2003.
  2. [S4] 1920 U.S. Federal Census; De Smet, Kingsbury, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1722; Image: 90; ED: 203; Page: 5A; Lines: 25-31.