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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
This part of Fortune Bay is very sparsely settled. The inhabitants carry on both the salmon and cod fishery. Distant from Harbor Mille 6 miles by boat, from Harbor Briton 55 miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 80.


Barren John, fisherman
Hickey John, planter
Hickey Thomas, planter
Hickey William, fisherman
Leaving Lewis, fisherman
McCarthy Frederick, planter
McCarthy Michael, planter
McCarthy Smith, jun., planter
McCarthy Timothy, planter
Mitchell John, fisherman
Mills James, planter
Miles Samuel, fisherman
Miles William, planter
Saunders Joseph, 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 ]

Transcribed by Charles G. Strong

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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