Clare Allen Miller1

M, #27403
Father*Courtney Miller1
Mother*Ruth MacInnis1 b. c 1915, d. 19 Oct 1996
Relationship5th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
Last Edited16 Apr 2015


  1. [S2] Ruth Rebecca Miller Death Notice, The Chronicle Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 21 October 1996.

Mary Kennedy1

F, #27404, b. circa 1929, d. 29 November 1996
Father*James Cameron Kennedy1 b. c 1892
Mother*Bessie Winifred Bezanson1 b. 24 Oct 1896
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Mary Kennedy was born circa 1929 at Halifax, Nova Scotia.1 She died on 29 November 1996 at Halifax, Nova Scotia.1 She was buried on 2 December 1996 in St. John's Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 2 December 1996:
KENNEDY, Mary (Blanche) - 67, Halifax, died November 29, 1996, at home.

Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late James C. and Bessie (Bezanson) Kennedy. Blanche was a graduate of Saint Mary's University and was employed as a teacher with the Halifax District School Board for over 35 years. She was a member of St. Mark's Anglican Church, Halifax.

She is survived by sisters, Lillian, Geraldine (Mrs. Don Ruggles); niece, Donna, all of Halifax.

Visitation was held Saturday and Sunday. Funeral will be today at 11 a.m. in Snow's Funeral Home, Windsor Street, Rev. John Smith officiating. Burial in St. John's Cemetery.1
Last Edited16 Apr 2015


  1. [S2] Mary (Blanche) Kennedy Death Notice, The Chronicle Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 2 December 1996.

Hannah Jennetta Naugler1

F, #27409, b. 21 July 1923, d. October 2018
Father*Murray Naugler2 b. 29 Jul 1897, d. 1981
Mother*Melissa Agnes Bezanson2 b. 30 Oct 1898, d. 11 Jan 1997


Leonard Mills
Relationship5th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
Hannah Jennetta (Naugler) Mills
     Hannah Jennetta Naugler was born on 21 July 1923 at Moser River, Nova Scotia.1 She married Leonard Mills.1 Hannah Jennetta Naugler was living at Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, in 1997.2 She died in October 2018 at age 95.1

     Death Notice from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 2 November 2018:
MILLS (Naugler), Hannah Jennetta Of West Quoddy. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. Hannah was born in Moser River to the late Murray and Agnes (Bezanson) Naugler on July 21, 1923.

Hannah was a loving mother and grandmother who always had the ability to see the best in every person and in every situation. She walked through life with quiet strength, compassion and gratitude. She was dedicated to her family, her faith and her friends. Her greatest joy was to be surrounded by her loved ones. She was a beautiful person inside and out. Hannah leaves behind a legacy of love and faith that will live on in the hearts of all who knew and loved her.

Hannah is survived by her son, James (Karen) Mills of Dartmouth; daughters, Luella (Earle) Baker of Fall River; Mary (Brian) MacKenzie of Burlington, Ont; Heather (Rick) McIntosh of Sarnia, Ont; grandchildren Jamie, Jonathan, Jay, Rose, Shawn, Jennifer, Heather, Ian, Mary, Daniel and Bill; great-grandchildren, Becky, Chloe, Andrew, Christopher, Michael, Emma and Allie. She is also survived by her brothers, Kenneth (Joyce) Naugler and Herbert (Alice) Naugler; sisters, Alma Schaffenberg, Ruby (Jim) Keizer and Julia (Irvin) Wells; brother-in-law, Martin MacMillan; along with many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by husband, Leonard; and sisters, Nina Smith and Alice MacMillan.

The family would like to express their heartfelt appreciation and gratitude to the nursing and caregiver staff on the second floor at Northwood Centre for their compassion, care, kindness and comfort provided to Hannah during her years at the Centre.

Visitation will be held on Monday, November 5th from 12-2 p.m. in Ecum Secum Chapel, 429 Hwy. 7, Ecum Secum. A Funeral service will be held immediately following the visitation at 2 p.m.1
Last Edited2 Nov 2018


  1. [S2] Hannah Jennetta (Naugler) Mills Death Notice, The Halifax Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 2 November 2018.
  2. [S2] Melissa Agnes Naugler Death Notice, The Chronicle Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 13 January 1997.