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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| TREPASSEY |
A large fishing settlement on the southern part of the Peninsula of Avalon, district of Placentia and St. Mary's, with a fine harbor, often accessible when St. John's is filled with ice. The fisheries are carried on mostly by means of large boats, and agriculture and cattle raising is prosecuted with success. it is a post town and port of entry. Distant from St John's, via Renews by road 81 miles, fare by steamer fortnigtly $4. Mail fortnightly, Population 514
Bulger, Jophn, jun., fisherman Bulger, John, sen., planter Bulger, William, planter Butler, John, fisherman Bryen, Thomas, fisherman Corcoran, Michael, fisherman Corrigan, James, fisherman Corrigan, Joseph, fisherman Cronan, Jeremiah, fisherman Curtis, James, fisherman Curtis, John, planter Curtis, Patrick, fisherman Curtis, Richard, fisherman Degan, James, fisherman Devereux, George, planter Devereux,James, fisherman Devereux, Samuel, planter Devereux, Thomas, fisherman Fitzgerald, Edward, planter Fewer,John, fisherman Flinn, Maurice, fisherman Aackett, Edward, fisherman Hallahan, Patrick, fisherman Hallahan, Thomas, planter Hannebery rev., Thomas, R. Catholic Hewitt, James, planter Hewitt, Joseph, Jun,. planter Hewitt, Samuel, fisherman Hewitt, William, fisherman James, John, planter Kennedy, Thomas, fisherman Karder, captain A.,diver McNeil, Patrick, planter Martin, Edward, fisherman Moore, Thomas, farmer Mulloy, William sen., planter Neill, John, planter Mulloy, Patrick, fisherman Mulloy, William, jun., planter Pennell, William, planter Rinnel, James, planter Ryan, Jphn, fisherman Sutton, George, fisherman Sutton, Michael,fisherman Taylor, George, fisherman Taylor, George, fisherman Taylor, Patrick, planter Taylor, John, fisherman Tobin, John, planter Tobin, Thoman, fisherman Tobin, Thomas,planter Waddleton, George, fisherman Waddleton,George, fisherman Waddleton,James, fisherman Waddleton, John, planter Waddleton, Michael, fisherman Waddleton, Richard, fisherman Walsh, Frederick, 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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