Namesake of the Vezina Trophy for goaltenders in the NHL.
Died of tuberculosis.
Joseph Georges Gonzague Vezina in Ancestry.com. Quebec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2008.
"Canada Census, 1891," database, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWPZ-7LX : 3 August 2016), George Vezina, Chicoutimi, Chicoutimi and Saguenay, Quebec, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148193.
"Canada Census, 1901," database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHPK-7RG : 18 March 2018), George Vezina in household of Clara Vezina, Chicoutimi & Saguenay, Quebec, Canada; citing p. 20, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.