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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
|SWAINE'S ISLAND |
An island on the nort side of Bonavista Bay, district of Bonavista. It has a find harbor but difficult of access. Distant from Greenspond by boat 6 miles. Mail Fortnightly. Population 265.
Ayles, John, fisherman Best, Chirles, planter Bishop, Edward, planter Breaker, James, fisherman Brenton, Thomas Broohcomb, Robert, fisherman Carter, Benjain, planter Carter, John, fisherman Cross, Thamas. fisherman Dicks, John, fisherman Force, James, fisherman Hawkers, John Hill, James, planter Hoyles, joseph, fisherman Mullett, Abraham, fisherman Mullett, George, fisherman Mullett, Thomas, fisherman Mullett, William, fisherman Norris, Abraham, fisherman Paine, Charles, planter Samsbury, Japbet, fisherman Stanford, Benjamin, fisherman Stockley, George, fisherman Stockley, James, fishteman Tiller, John, sen., planter Tiller, Joseph, fisherman Tiller, William, fisherman Wicks, Samuel, fisherman Sinsor, George, planter Winsor, James, fisherman Winsor, John, fisherman Winsor, Samuel, 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.
Trnscribed by John M. Ross
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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