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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A fishing settlement on the north shore of Conception Bay, in the district of Bay De Verds. This is merely a beach sufficiently sheltered for the carrying on of the fishing in summer. Agriculture is followed to some extent in conjunction with the fishery. Distant from Carbonear by road 25 miles. Mail weekly. Population 290.


Colbert James, fisherman
Colbert Stephen, fisherman
Colbert Thomas, fisherman
Colbert William, fisherman
Colford Alexander, fisherman
Colford Michael, fisherman
Colford Patrick, farmer
Colford Richard, fisherman
Davis William, farmer
English John, farmer
English Richard, fisherman
English Patrick, fisherman
Gibbins John, farmer
Holladay John, fisherman
Holladay Reuben, fisherman
Holladay Thomas, fisherman
Hyde John, fisherman
Johnson John, fisherman
Johnson Robert fisherman
Johnson Samuel, fisherman
Johnson William, fisherman
Kelly John, fisherman
Murphy Edward, fisherman
Murphy Joseph, fisherman
Murphy Joseph, fisherman
Murphy Joseph, jun., fisherman
Murphy Maurice, fisherman
Murphy Thomas, farmer
Pottles William, fisherman
Royal James, fisherman
Royal James, sen., fisherman
Rixon John, fisherman
Royal Joseph, fisherman
Royal Joseph, jun., fisherman
Sandys Solomon, fisherman
Whiteway 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.

[Project Lovell's ]

Transcribed by Charles G. Strong

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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