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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| UPPER BURGEO |
A fishing settlement in the district of Burgeo and La Poile. It is partly built upon waving sand banks, on which grass grows with rank luxuriance. Distant from Lower Burgeo 3 miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 85.
Anderson, George, fisherman Anderson, John, fisherman Anderson, William, sen., fisherman Bowdridge, George, planter Chevalier, Augustin, fisherman Dicks, George, fisherman Ford, Walter, fisherman Forward, Lambert, jun., planter Forward, Lambert, sen., fisherman Matthew, Williams, fisherman Rickson, Samuel, fisherman Seard, Richard, fisherman Strickland, Henry, jun., fisherman Strickland, Henry, sen., fisherman
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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