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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
RENCONTRE (Fortune Bay)
A fishing settlement on the north side of Fortune Bay. Distance from Harbor Briton 35 miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 110.


Baker, James, planter
Coffin, William, planter
Collins, Henry, fisherman
Foote, Henry, planter
Grace, William, planter
Hartigan, Patrick, planter
Hartigan, Thomas, planter
Hayes, Thomas, planter
Hokey, John, fisherman
Keeping, George, planter
Knowling, Simeon, planter
Knowling, Thomas, fisherman
Mullins, Augustus, planter



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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