NL GenWeb 1871 Lovell's Directory

Placentia Bay Region - Placentia Bay West District

Rushoon

The information was transcribed by RICK POWER ~ December 1999. While I have tried to be careful, there could be problems - transcription errors, interpretations of handwriting or errors existing in the actual data.
RUSHOON - A small fishing settlement on the west side of Placentia Bay, district of Burin. Distant from Burin by boat 18 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 71.

SURNAMEGIVENOCCUPATION
BowdridgeWilliamfisherman
BrentonJamesservant
CheesmanJohn jun.fisherman
CheesmanJohn sen.fisherman
CheesmanPatrickfisherman
CheesmanWilliamfisherman
FewerEdwardfisherman
MillerWilliamservant
ParphryMichaelfisherman
StaceyCharlesfisherman
TrimlettWilliamfisherman
Note: In Lovell's it reads very clearly and says RUSBOON. Based on the location described, this is just as clearly a typographical error and should read RUSHOON.

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