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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| MUSGRAVE TOWN |
A large settlement in the district of Twillingate and Fogo. Farming is carried on here to a considerable extent. Distant from Cat Harbor 8 miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 349.
Blunders Alfred, fisherman Blunders Philip, fisherman Blunden William, planter, general storekeeper Brown Elias, fisherman Carnell Joseph, fisherman Curtise John, planter Diamond Jonathan, fisherman Diamond William, planter Domoney John, fisherman Fifield Joseph, fisherman Greening John, fisherman Greening Joseph, fisherman Greening Joseph jun, fisherman Greening Thomas, planter, farmer Handcock Philip, fisherman Harris William, fisherman Keats Samuel, fisherman Holloway Samuel, fisherman Holloway Henry, fisherman Holloway James, fisherman Holloway James jun, fisherman Holloway John, fisherman Holloway John jun, fisherman Holloway Samuel jun, fisherman Holloway Thomas, fisherman Holloway William, fisherman Lefridge William, fisherman Little John, planter Matthews William, fisherman Matthews William jun, fisherman Oldford George, fisherman Oldford Job, fisherman Oldford John, planter, farmer Oldford Joseph, fisherman Penney Isaac, fisherman Perry John, planter Reader James, planter Reader Robert, planter Reader Thomas, fisherman Reilly John, planter Romain Benjamin, fisherman Russell George, fisherman Ryan James, fisherman Saint Thomas, planter Saint John, fisherman Strares William, planter, farmer Strares Mesbeek D, farmer Strathie Robert, farmer Wells Henry, fisherman Wells George, fisherman Wiseman John, 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 Michael Cooper
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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