Frank Lazelle

Terrace, British Columbia, Canada

Frank Lazelle (La Zelle?)
b- May 20, 1866 in Bridgewater, Washleuau Co., Michigan USA
d- Oct 24, 1950 in San Diego, CA
He left the US Apr 4, 1913, arrived in Terrace Apr 14, 1913
Hardware Retailing on behalf of F. Lazelle Co.
Legal address was Caro Tuscola Co. MI
Total annual income $2,000- Jan 30, 1920
when he registered at the US consulate in Prince Rupert.

father- Hiram Mason Lazelle
b- Nov 12, 1837, Bridgewater, Washleuau Co., Michigan USA
d- 1927 in MI, USA
son of George Lazelle and Eliza Slade
married Annette M. Lebaron, Oct 23, 1860
b- 1843 in NY
d- 1922 in MI, USA
both buried in Indian Fields Township Cemetery, Caro, Tuscola Co. MI
headstones show Lazelle

1930 Frank shown as a stock keeper at a drug store, in San Diego, CA, age 63

married first I think? to Electa Rosana Imerson, June 19, 1895 at Caro, Tuscola, MI
b- May 28, 1876 in Almer, Tuscola, MI
d- ?

2nd wife?- Helen Lazelle, nee Little
b- Nov 19, 1880 in Attwood ON, Canada
d- Dec 5, 1945 in San Ciego CA
1930 a bookkeeper at a Laundry
Immigrated to USA in 1922
1940 living at 2146 Ft Stockton Dr., San Diego, age 59
both buried in Cypress View Mausoleum and Crematory
Plot- Garden Room
San Diego, San Diego County, CA

5 children with Helen:

Lawrence L. Lazelle
b- June 25, 1906, Vassar MI

Frank C. Lazelle
b- Nov 18, 1910, Caowa, Colorado USA
1930 Bookkeeper at a Bank in San Diego

Helen A. Lazelle
b- Sept 13, 1913 in Prince Rupert, BC Canada
she married a Jordan I think?
1940 census shows she had a daughter Mila Jordan
shown age 1, b- California
Helen shown working as a waitress at a retail flower shop

son- Le Baron M. Lazelle
b- Mar 29, 1916 in Terrace BC Canada
1940 a truck driver for a retail florist shop

Ophilia (Orpha?) E. Lazelle
b- Mar 24, 1917 in Terrace BC Canada

1924 a Mrs. Frank Lazelle lived in San Diego and had a car accident.
article said her friends in Terrace would be upset.
she was the sister of George Little.
other sisters Mrs. M. A. Grieg, and Mrs. T. Brooks went to Rupert Mar 1926, when their mother Mrs Little was ill.
all these names appear in street names in Terrace BC.

Helen A. Lazelle was a student in 1926 at Kitsumgallum school

July 1925 she was living with 3 children for 3 years in San Diego

Somewhere along the line the name changed
from La Zelle to Lazelle possibly?.
some documents show it spelled one way,
another it is different.
In Terrace it is known as Lazelle
Lazelle Ave named after this family


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