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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| AQUAFORTE |
A fishing settlement on the Straitshore south of St. John's, district of Ferryland, with a very fair harbor. Distant from St. John's by road 48 miles, and from Ferryland by road 4 miles. Mail weekly. Population 213.
Brien Patrick, fisherman Condon Edward, fisherman Condon Robert, fisherman Cose James, fisherman Cose Samuel, ferryman Craft George, fisherman Craft James, fisherman Craft John, fisherman Craft Matthew, fisherman Foss Richard, fisherman Gaban William, fisherman Healy Martin, fisherman Healy Michael, fisherman Jennings, Daniel Jones Edwin, fisherman Lovette Thomas, fisherman Oliphant George, fisherman Maber James, planter Morry William Mulloy Andrew , fisherman Parsons George, fisherman Payne Peter, fisherman Payne Thomas, fisherman Ryan James, fisherman Ryan Matthew, farmer Saunders William, planter White John, fisherman White Richard, fisherman Wilcox James, fisherman Winser Daniel H, planter Winser Peter, planter & farmer
The entries have been transcribed as
they appear in the 1871 Lovell's directory.
Over the years, many of the names have become
colloquialized or spelled differently.
Contributor: Laura Russell
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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