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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| RAM'S ISLAND |
A group of islands in Placentia Bay, district of Placentia and St. Mary's. The fishery is principally carried on in large boats. Distance from Little Placentia by boat 10 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 133.
Bruce, Daniel, fisherman Bruce, David, jun., fisherman Bruce, David, sen., fisherman Bruce, James, fisherman Bruce, Robert, fisherman Duke, John, fisherman Fitzgerald, David, planter Fitzgerald, John, planter Fitzgerald, Michael, planter Fitzgerald, Michael, jun., fisherman Griffen, James & Son., fisherman McFarlane, William, fisherman Morell, Mrs. Elizabeth Murphy, Dennis, fisherman Murphy, John, planter Murphy, Michael, fisherman Murphy, Patrick, fisherman Newman, John, fisherman O'Brien, Miss Annie, school teacher Pope, John, fisherman Sweeny, Edward, 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 Bill Crant
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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