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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| FRANCOIS |
A small fishing settlement on the south shore, district of Burgeo and La Poile. Distant from Burgeo 39 miles, from Hermitage Cove 33 miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 79.
Carter Archibald, planter Childs George, fisherman Dollimount Levi, fisherman Dollimount Louis, fisherman Dollimount Samuel Durnford Richard, fisherman Durnford Robert, planter Durnford Samuel, fisherman McDonald William, fisherman Masson James, fisherman Spencer 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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