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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| GULL ISLAND |
A fishing settlement on the north shore of Conception Bay, district of Bay de Verde. The settlement is on the main land, but receives its name from a small island just outside. Distant from Carbonear by road 22 miles. Mail weekly. Population 160.
Butt John, fisherman Butt Joseph, fisherman Delaney John, fisherman Doyle Arthur, fisherman Doyle Arthur, fisherman Doyle James, fisherman Doye John, fisherman Doyle Michael, fisherman Doyle William, fisherman English John, fisherman Laymon John, fisherman McCann John, fisherman McCann Patrick, fisherman McCann Philip, fisherman McCann Thomas, fisherman Neyle William, fisherman Oliver Francis, fisherman Oliver John, fisherman Oliver Patrick, fisherman Oliver Robert, fisherman Oliver Solomon, fisherman Oliver Thomas, fisherman Oliver Thomas, fisherman Oliver William, fisherman Oliver William, fisherman Saunders Walter, fisherman Stockwood John, fisherman Woodpine Joseph, fisherman Woodpine William, 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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