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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A large fishing settlement on south side of Trinity Bay, district of Trinity. The people are engaged in ship building and farming to some extent. The scenery around here is remarkably beautiful. Distant from Heart's Content 23 miles by road, and from New Harbor 9 miles by road. Mail weekly. Population 210.


Bait Hezekiah, fisherman
Brace Samuel, fisherman
Brace William
Cooper Samuel, fisherman
Coale John, fisherman
Crocker Charles, fisherman
Crocker Isaac, fisherman
Crocker John, fisherman
Crocker William, fisherman
Day Mrs. Ann
Green James, fisherman
Green Mrs. Ann
Green Nebeman, fisherman
Harvam George, planter
Harvam Noah, planter
Harvam William, planter
Hopkins William, fisherman
Houch Francis, fisherman
Houch Mrs. Fanny
March Absalom, fisherman
March Edgar & Henry, planters
Marsh William, fisherman
Matcher James, fisherman
Penny Ambrose, fisherman
Penny William, fisherman
Reed James, fisherman
Reed Jasper, fisherman
Reed John, fisherman
Reed Simeon, fisherman
Rowe Edward, fisherman
Rowe James, fisherman
Simmons Edward, fisherman
Simmons Eli, fisherman
Simmons John, fisherman
Simmons Samuel, 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.

[Lovell's Directories]

Transcribed by Carla Woodworth-Lynas

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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