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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| RED ISALND (Placentia) |
A large island in the center of Placentia Bay. District of Placentia and St. Mary's. The cod fisheries is carried on with large boats. Distance from Little Placentia by packet boat fortnightly 12 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 227.
Barry, Lawerence, fisherman Barry, Thomas, fisherman Carroll, John, fisherman Councille, Edward, fisherman Currigan, Thomas, fisherman Doody, John, fisherman Dunphy, John, fisherman Fagin, James, farmer Hynes, Issac, fisherman Kerevan, Patrick, fisherman Kerevan, Geoffrey, fisherman Kerevan, Michael, fisherman King, James, fisherman Lamb, John, fisherman Lamb, Michael, fisherman Lamb, Patrick, fisherman Lamb, Thomas, fisherman Lamb, William, fisherman McCarthy, Thomas, fiherman Marooner, Stephen, fisherman Murphy, John, fisherman Murphy, Miss, M.J., school teacher Norman, Thomas, fisherman Nothover, Samuel, fisherman O'Keefe, John, fisherman Phelan, Patrick, fisherman Phelan, Thomas, fisherman Reddy, Michael, fisherman Rose, Thomas, fisherman Ryan, Dennis, planter Ryan, Dennis,jun., planter Tobin, Thomas, fisherman Walsh, Edward, fisherman Walsh, John, fisherman Walsh, 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 Bill Crant
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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