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District Photo Album
Fortune Bay District

Recontre East, Fortune Bay, NL 1915

Back Row (L-R) Middle Row (L-R) Front Row (L-R)
Nicholas Valentine Frances H. (James) Kathleen Mary Giovannini
2nd son of Patrick & Johanna wife of Nicholas daughter of Mary & Henry
Born in Placentia, NL sister of Esther 6/1907-1980
2/14/1862-4/5/1951 1867-1/9/1946 m:1/27/1938 Stan Smith
m: Frances (Phon) James   of Hr. Breton 2 children
buried: Curling, NL   She is buried in Mass.
Raymond J. Helena Patricia "Belle" Myrick Alberto Giovannini
2/1900- ? adopted by Nicholas & Frances 1909-1/1/1986
son of William Died 3/1/1920 age 16 never married
M: 2/14/1945 Margaret White niece of Frances James son of Mary & Henry
no children    
buried in Halifax, NS    
Stanislaus Clayton Anne (Annie) Frances Leroy Augustine
1897-5/4/1917 2nd daughter of Patrick & Johanna 9/2/1908-8/8/1968
son of William Born in Recontre East, NL m: 11/18/1944
  12/4/1874-11/28/1961 Mary Evangeline Fogarty
  buried in Gloucester, MA no children
  never married buried in Florida
    son of Michael
John (Jack) James Rita Mary Eric Martin
6/25/1898-12/29/1991 7/1902-6/11/1987 youngest son of Michael
son of William daughter of Michael 4/22/1912-7/12/1978
buried in Michigan m: 7/7/23 Anthony "Tony" Burke m: 9/4/1943 Mary Anderson
m: 6/23/1932 Caroline Mary 11 children of Recontre East, 5 children
1 child buried in St. John's, NL buried in Mass.
Celestine (Cel) Patrick Casimir JosephGiovannini Mary
1898-5/27/1953 1/16/1906-3/11/1969 (Sr. Patricia)
m: 3/27/1932 Agnes Bonia son of Mary & Henry 5/28/1910-7/5/1995
3 children m: 5/7/1942 buried in Antigonish, NS
buried in Mass. Margaret Todd daughter of Michael
son of Michael from England  
Henry (Harry) Michael Giovannini Esther (James) Hartigan Katherine (Kitty) Myrick
10/13/1875-1/8/1959 wife of William adopted daughter of William
m: Mary, daughter of Patrick 2/18/1903 sister of Francis (Phon) daughter of Michael & Katherine (James) Myrick
Mary not pictured b: 3/25/1873-4/18/1951 1859 -1940 born in Cape Race, died in Halifax 4/22/1996 age 87
3 children Buried in Curling, NL married: ? Follett
    sister of Belle
William Joseph Ellen (Kinsella) Hartigan Caroline (Carrie)
1st son of Patrick wife of Michael (Sr. Carmelita)
Born in Placentia, NL 1871-12/19/1934 9/10/1904-10/15/1954
2/7/1860-5/13/1929 born in Belleoram, NL buried in St. John's, NL
m: 11/21/1888 Esther James   daughter of Michael
5 children & adopted Kitty Myrick    
(Jose & Mary not pictured)    
Michael John   Elizabeth Mary
3rd son of Patrick   8/16/1906-11/4/1991
Born in Placentia, NL   m: David Gough 5/19/1942
5/13/1864-6/13/1916   no children
M:1897 Ellen A. Kinsella   buried in Florida
9 children, two died young   daughter of Michael
7 surviving in the photo    

All are buried in Recontre East, unless stated otherwise

Contributed by David Hartigan ( son of Eric Hartigan)
and his brother Ed Hartigan (2008)

Page Revised by Craig Peterman (November 21, 2008)

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