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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.
Transcribed by Bill Crant
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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