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Joseph David Bessette
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1861
Malletts Bay
Chittenden County
Vermont, USA
Death: Apr. 29, 1939
Burlington
Chittenden County
Vermont, USA

Joseph married first on July 24, 1887 to Delia Phillips, she died in 1911 and he remarried to Blanche/Bertha Brown on Mar 29, 1913 in Burlington.

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Obit (May 1, 1939):
Joseph Bessette, 78 years of age, died at a local institution Saturday noon after a lingering illness. He had been making his home at 56 Maple Street, Burlington.

In his immediate family Mr. Bessette is survived by 12 children: George Stephen Bessette of Burlington, Mrs. William Godbout of Washington, Arthur Bessette, Nelson Bessette, Ernest Bessette, Mrs. Delia Burbeau, Edmund Bessette, Mrs. William Smith, Wilfred Bessette, Albert Bessette, Mrs. Bertha Hill and Allen Bessette, all of Burlington; also by three sisters, Mrs. Fannie Young of Burlington, Mrs. Rose Loker of Berlin, N.Y., and Mrs. Victoria Martel of Winooski; by four brothers, William Bessette, Charles Bessette and Moses Bessette of Burlington and Nelson Bessette of California and by 45 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Tuesday morning at 9. Interment will be in Mount Calvary cemetery.



Daughter: Delia M Bessette Burbo


Other Children not shown below:

Aurelie-Rose-Helen b 1918
Twins: Albert Gilbert b 1919
Victoria b 1919
Joseph cliford/Allen b 1929 
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen Bessette (1825 - 1887)
  Aurelia Goyette-Bessette Young (1837 - 1922)
 
 Spouses:
  Delia Delphine Phillips Bessette (1868 - 1911)
  Blanche-Bertha Brown Plue Bessette (1881 - 1939)
 
 Children:
  Joseph David Bessette (1886 - 1933)*
  George Stephen Bessette (1887 - 1976)*
  Amelie/Hermine Bessette Godbout (1889 - 1982)*
  William Thomas Bessette (1890 - 1926)*
  Edward Bessette (1892 - 1896)*
  Arthur G. Bessette (1895 - 1988)*
  Nelson Joseph Bessette (1897 - 1990)*
  Ernest Bessette (1899 - 1973)*
  Wilfred Bessette (1905 - 1955)*
  Male (no name) Bessette (1907 - 1907)*
  George Edmond Bessette (1913 - 1987)*
  Alfred Bessette (1915 - 1916)*
  Wilfred Justin Bessette (1915 - 1990)*
  Frances Ethel Bessette (1917 - 1918)*
  Gilbert Albert Bessette (1919 - 1986)*
  Lyman Howard Bessette (1923 - 1923)*
  Charles Edward Bessette (1925 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nelson Bessette (1859 - ____)*
  William Thomas Bessette (1860 - 1946)*
  Joseph David Bessette (1861 - 1939)
  Aurelia Bessette St. Amour (1864 - 1930)*
  Victoria Bessette Gilbert (1866 - 1943)*
  Moses Bessette (1870 - 1948)*
  Marie-Felanie Bessette Young (1872 - 1968)*
  Charles Edward Bessette (1874 - 1947)*
  Emilie Bessette (1877 - 1882)*
  Rosalie Bessette Loker (1881 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Calvary Cemetery Annex
Burlington
Chittenden County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Sep 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15927548
Joseph David Bessette
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Joseph David Bessette
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Joseph David Bessette
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