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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
A Picturesque bathing place on the south side of Conception Bay, district of Harbor main. It is much resorted to during the summer season. Agriculture is chiefly carried on. It has some geological features of interest and is remarkable for its fine beach. it is the first settlement on the main line of road around Conception Bay. Distant from St. John's by road by 12 miles, Population 230.
Allen, Edward & George Smith, fishermen Allen, George, fisherman Allen, James, jun. Allen, William Barnes, John, fisherman Boggin, John, farmer Boggin, William, farmer Brine, James Brine, John, farmer CARTER REV. G.W.B.,ch of England Christopher, Miss Bridget, teacher Churchill, Philip, fisherman Churchill, Samuel Daly, Patrick, general dealer Flannery, Thomas, farmer Geehan, John, farmer Geehan, Richard, farmer Gleeson, Timothy, fisherman Hibbs, James, fisherman Holly, Edward, farmer HUTCHISON REV. GEORGE, M A., ch of England Kennedy, Patrick King, Thomas, fisherman McDougall---, farmer Mercer, Robert, fisherman Metcalfe, James, farmer Metcalfe, Nicholas, farmer Moyes, James Miller, James, farmer Miller, Robert, fisherman Neville, Gregory, farmer Neville, James, farmer Parmiter, James, J., & A. Ribbs Smith George, sen., fisherman Smith, Nathaniel, fisherman Smith, William, fisherman Snow, Abram, fisherman Snow, John, fisherman Somers, Philip, fisherman Squires, Charles, fisherman Squires, William, fisherman Swansborough, Wm., school teacher
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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