Bedford Judah Hartt was born June 20, 1883 to Henry & Phebe Hartt on the Hartt homestead out by Jacksontown, Carleton Co. N.B. Bedford married Ruby Pauline(Page) Shaw on September 22, 1926 in the Hartt House. Bedford was one of Carleton County's prominent agriculturalists. Bedford was a strong Christian, he liked reading his Bible each morning with his feet in the warming oven, as he was preparing for his adult Sunday School class which he taught each Sunday. He had an enquiring mind and loved to read many good books and became knowledgeable about many things. For a few years Bedford went to Alberta to homestead before coming back to live the rest of his life in New Brunswick. He died at his residence March 2, 1969 on a Sunday morning. Bedford & Ruby had two sons. Reginald & Paul.
Courtesy: Florence Clark
Carleton, Carleton County
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