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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
WOODY ISLAND
An island in the north-west of Placentia Bay, district of Placentia and St Mary's, between Sound Island and Barren Island. The inhabitants are engaged in cod fishing. Distant from Harbor Buffett 10 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 80.
 

 

Allen Thomas, fisherman
Barrett James, planter
Barrett Robert, planter
Bollard James, fisherman
Bollard Stephen, fisherman
Embly James, fisherman
Grunter John, fisherman
Percy William, fisherman
Williams James, fisherman
Williams John, 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.

[Project Lovell's ]

Transcribed by Vera Short

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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