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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| KEELS |
A large fishing settlement in Bonavista Bay, district of Bonavista. A great many inhabitants spend the summer on the Labrador coast. Distant from King's Cove by road 6 miles, from Trinity by road 19 miles. Mail weekly. Population 510.
Benigamin Martin Byrne Edward, planter Byrne Michael, fisherman Byrne Patrick, lumberman Carew James, fisherman Carpenter John, lumberman Carpenter Thomas, lumberman Chapman Humphrey, lumberman Coffin Samuel, fisherman Culleton Moses, fisherman Ducey David, lumberman Ducey James, fisherman Ducey Patrick, planter, fisherman Ducey Thomas, lumberman Eagan James, planter, trader Fitzgerald Edward, lumberman Fitzgerald James, lumberman Fitzgerald John, fisherman Fitzgerald Joseph, fisherman Fitzgerald Philip, fisherman Fitzgerald William, fisherman Gouldworthy Henry, fisherman Hobbs Abraham, fisherman Hobbs Henry, fisherman Hobbs John, fisherman Hobbs Joseph, fisherman Hobbs Thomas, sen., fisherman Hobbs William, lumberman Leddir John, fisherman Long William, lumberman Marshall Robert, lumberman Mesh James, fisherman Mesh John, lumberman Mesh Richard, lumberman Mesh William, lumberman Mills William, fisherman Moss Barnabas, planter, trader Moss Henry, fisherman Moss Joseph, fisherman Moss William, planter, trader Murphy John, trader Penny Charles, lumberman Penny Edward, lumberman Penny George, lumberman Penny Isaac, lumberman Penny John, lumberman Penny Robert, fisherman Penny William, lumberman Reed Joseph, lumberman Ryan Patrick, jun., lumberman Ryan Patrick, sen., lumberman Shallow John, fisherman Simmons Charles, lumberman Simmons William, fisherman Turner Abraham, lumberman Turner John, fisherman Turner Thomas, jun., planter Turner Thomas, sen., planter Turner William, fisherman Turner William, sen., lumberman Walsh John, fisherman Whearen Stephen, fisherman Wheeler Henry, lumberman Wheeler John, lumberman Yetman William, lumberman
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 Charles G. Strong
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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