Grimsby Newspapers
Bessey, Lewis H. (Died on 2 May 1917)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 9 May 1917, p. 6

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One of Grantham's oldest residents passed to his reward on Wednesday morning in the person of Lewis H. Bessey aged 8? years 4 months. The deceased was a veteran of the Fenian Raid of 1866, and a lifelong Conservative. He had the honour of being the oldest member of the L.O.L. No. 3?? and a few years ago was made an honourary member of this lodge. Besides his many friends, he leaves to mourn his demise a sorrowing widow, one son, Albert W. in Sunnyvale, Calif., and two daughters, Mrs. John Pringle of this city (St. Catharines) and Mrs. Charles Johnston of McNab.

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Genealogical Resource
Item Type:
Death notices
Date of Publication:
9 May 1917
Date Of Event:
2 May 1917
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Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Bessey, Lewis H. (Died on 2 May 1917)