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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A group of islands four miles off the southern coast, district of Burgeo and La Polie. They are much resorted to in the month of August by fisherman for a superior kind of herring. Distance from Burgeo 10 miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 185.


Avis, William; fisherman
Buckland, William; fisherman
Fudge, John; fisherman
Giles, Samuel; fisherman
Hatcher, Charles; fisherman
Hatcher, Thimothy; fisherman
Hunt, Noah; fisherman
Jeyens, Thomas; fisherman
Keepen, Hugh; fisherman
Kendall, John, jun.; fisherman
Kendall, John, sen.; fisherman
Keepen, Benjamin; fisherman
Keepen, James; fisherman
Keepen, John; fisherman
Keepen, Morgan; fisherman
McDONALD, John; fisherman
McDonald, Valentine; fisherman
Meade, Charles; fisherman
Meade, John; fisherman
Meade, Mescheck; fisherman
Moore, James; fisherman
Mooris, Thomas; fisherman
Rossiter, George; planter
Scott, John; fisherman
Scott, Peter; 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 Bill Crant

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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