Stewart Carl Bezanson1,2

M, #22661, b. 16 February 1933, d. 29 September 2003
Father*Alexander Karl Bezanson3 b. 26 Feb 1908, d. 29 Dec 1985
Mother*Florence Fleet3 b. 1912, d. 8 Feb 1990

Family 1

Dorothy Ellis

Family 2

Paula Pasquette
Relationship5th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Stewart Carl Bezanson was born on 16 February 1933.3 He married Dorothy Ellis.4 Stewart Carl Bezanson married Paula Pasquette on 15 March 1969. He was 36.3 Stewart Carl Bezanson died on 29 September 2003 at Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, at age 70.5

     Obituary from The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 1 October 2003:
BEZANSON, Stewart "Stew" - 69, Dartmouth, passed away September 29, 2003, at home.

Born in Ecum Secum, he was a son of the late Alex and Florence (Fleet) Bezanson. He was a bricklayer by trade and owned and operated Stewart Bezanson Construction Company Ltd. as well as being the business agent for BAC Local 1, Nova Scotia, for a number of years. In his spare time, he had a passion for watching wrestling.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Paulette Peskett; son, Bryan Bezanson, Toronto; daughter, Elan (Roger) Bachmann; brother, Michael; sisters, Velma Lawlor and Helen (Elmer) Fancy; special nieces and nephews, Carla, Pam, John, Tammy and Tracey.

Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m. today and 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday in Atlantic Funeral Home, Dartmouth, where funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday.5
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  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 211, but this entry does not include his middle name.
  2. [S506] Lindsey Wood, "Descendants of John Whitewood", September 15, 2001.
  3. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 211.
  4. [S509] Lindsey Wood, "Bezanson/Whitewood/Fleet," e-mail to John Cardinal, September 16, 2001.
  5. [S2] Stewart "Stew" Bezanson Death Notice, The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 1 October 2003.

John Stuart Bezanson1

M, #22667, b. 16 May 1931, d. 25 June 2005
Reference: Bezansons from Nova Scotia ID # 459.2
Father*Roland Henry Bezanson1 b. 2 Nov 1890, d. 28 Feb 1940
Mother*Mabel Tolman Douglas1 b. 31 Jan 1893, d. 18 Jun 1969


Audrey Ann Gould
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     John Stuart Bezanson was born on 16 May 1931.1 He married Audrey Ann Gould.1 John Stuart Bezanson was a corporal in the U.S. Air Force in 1952 when his son Robert was born.3 He died on 25 June 2005 at age 74.4

Census Summary


Census, Residence

Census1940John Stuart Bezanson appeared on the census of 1940 in the household of Mabel Tolman Douglas at 27 Ossippee Road, Somerville, Massachusetts.5
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  1. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 173, 238.
  2. [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 173.
  3. [S811] Vermont State Archives and Records Administration, "Vermont Birth Records, 1909-2008", Robert Wayne Bezanson; Birth Certificate; 6 April 1952.
  4. [S3] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, Bezanson, John S; Issue State: Massachusetts; Issue Date: Before 1951.
  5. [S4] 1940 U.S. Federal Census; Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1705; ED: 21-101; Page: 1B; Lines: 53-57.