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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
FLAT ISLANDS (Bonavista)
A group of Islands on west side of Bonavista Bay, district of Bonavista. The people are mostly engaged in fishing. Distant from Barrow Harbor by boat 7 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 250.


Butt, Andrew, fisherman
Butt, Edward, planter
Butt, Josiah, fisherman
Butt, Joshua, fisherman
Cheatin, William, fisherman
Davis, John C., fisherman
Davis, Moses, fisherman
Hallett, Jonah, planter
Hallett, Reuben, fisherman
Hicks, Joseph, fisherman
Hiscock, Joseph, fisherman
Honeyburn, Robert, fisherman
Killegrew, William, planter
Morgan, Edward, fisherman
Moss, Richard, fisherman
Pedding, James, fisherman
Philpot, James, fisherman
Pickers, Henry, fisherman
Pike, Charles, fisherman
Pike, Mrs. Elizabeth, wid
Poor, Edward, fisherman
Rolph, Charles, fisherman
Rolph, Eli, fisherman
Rolph, James, planter
Rogers, Mrs. Mary, fisherman
Rolph, Stephen, jun., planter
Rolph, Stephen, sen., fisherman
Rolph, Thomas, fisherman
Sansom, James, fisherman
Sansom, John, planter
Sansom, Joseph, fisherman
Sansom, Mrs. Elizabeth, wid
Sansom, Thomas, jun.          
Sansom, Thomas, sen. fisherman
Sansom, William, planter



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.

[Project Lovell's ]

Contributed and Transcribed by Angus Elliott

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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