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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| PORT AU BRAS |
A fishing settlement on the west side of Placentia Bay, district of Burin. Distant from Burin by road 1 mile. Mail fortnightly. Population 195.
Abbott Dennis, servant Abbott Jeremiah, fisherman Abbott John, servant Abbott William, fisherman Bennett Samuel, sen., fisherman Brenton William, fisherman Brushett John, fisherman Cheesman George, fisherman Cheesman Thomas, fisherman Clarke George, fisherman Clarke Richard, fisherman Clarke William, fisherman Debb Richard, fisherman Fudge Job, fisherman Hodder John, jun., fisherman Mullay William, fisherman Ste Croix Christopher, fisherman St Croix Thomas, 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 Rick Power
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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