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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| FORTUNE HARBOR |
A fishing settlement in Exploits Bay, district of Twillingate and Fogo. Distant from Twillingate by boat 28 miles, from Waldrons Cove by road 5 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 230.
Billings Edward, fisherman Bryne James, fisherman Bryne Martin, fisherman Bryne Michael, planter Budgel John, farmer Carey John, , Croak Thomas, fisherman Davis John, fisherman Day Francis, fisherman Day James, , Day John, fisherman Foley Michael, fisherman Gillespie Alexander, planter Gillespie Edward, farmer Gillespie Samuel, planter Gillespie Thomas, fisherman Glavine David, planter Glavine Dennis, fisherman Glavine John, fisherman Glavine Mathias, planter Hamilton James, farmer Hamilton Richard, merchant Haines Nicholas, fisherman Hays James, fisherman Keho John, fisherman Lannen David, planter McLochlan Stephen, fisherman Power James, planter Power John, fisherman Quirk Thomas, planter Quirk William, fisherman Roberts James, fisherman Roberts John, fisherman Sweeney John, fisherman Wiseman John, 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.
Transcribed by Carla Woodworth-Lynas
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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