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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| BURYING PLACE |
A fishing settlement on north side of Notre Dame Bay, district of Twillingate and Fogo. This is supposed to have been the burying place of the Red Indian tribes, a number of birch coffins having been dug up close by. Distant from Tilt Cove, 7 miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 120.
Adams Jonathan, fisherman Adams John, fisherman Bowers George, fisherman Bowers Thomas, fisherman Burnes Abraham, fisherman Giles Isaac, fisherman Giles William, fisherman Hoodly Joseph, fisherman Law Henry, fisherman May Thomas, fisherman Porter Theophilus, fisherman Prowle George, fisherman Prowle Richard, fisherman Prowle Robert, fisherman Stoodley Absalom, fisherman Toss Joseph, fisherman White James, fisherman White John, fisherman Whit Levi, fisherman
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.
Contributed and Transcribed by Glynn Hewlett
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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