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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A fishing settlement on the Straight shore, north of St. John, district of St John. The settlement is very picturesquely situated in a valley between two hills, the sides a\of which are farmed to some extent. Distant from St John's, it's post town 5 miles by road. Population 200.


Anderson Robert, fisherman
Breen Michael, fisherman
Burke John, farmer
Canagin Thomas, farmer
Croke Thomas, farmer
Devereaux Andrew, fisherman
Dwyer Anthony, farmer
Dyer Michael, planter
Dyer Patrick, farmer
Dyer William, farmer
Flannigan James, farmer
Flannigan Michael, farmer
Kavannagh Dennis, farmer
Kavannagh James, farmer
Lambert William, fisherman
Malone Thomas, farmer
Matthews Richard, farmer
Neville Peter, fisherman
Prendergrast Matthew, farmer
Price John, farmer
Keneary James, farmer
Ryan Luke, fisherman
Ryan Patrick, farmer
Savage John, fisherman
Savage Michael, farmer
Savage Patrick, farmer
Smith ---, farmer
Stokes Joseph, farmer
Vicors Michael, fisherman
Viecent Thomas, farmer



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 Bill Ryan

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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