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Posted in 2008


December 15 , 2009
Will of William Roberts, Ferryland
Selected Corner Brook Church of England Marriages 1926 - 1936 (BOI)

December 4 , 2009
1851 Gisbourne Survey, Newfoundland & London Telegraph Station Operating Clerks (Upper Placentia, Burgeo W)

November 28 , 2009
Link to Bonavista Archives
Photo added to inscription on Sceviours Island Cemetery, NDB

November 13 , 2009
Selected entries from Whitbourne RC Parish Registers 1891-1921
Selected Harbour Grace RC Records

November 5, 2009
Selected entries in the Bishop Falls-Fortune Harbour RC Parish Registers (partial)

October 27, 2009
Selected entries in the Codroy Roman Catholic Parish Registers

October 18, 2009
Selected Tilting Harbour RC baptisms & marriages 1842-1878

October 10, 2009
Selected King's Cove RC baptisms & marriages 1815-1831 (NDB, Bonavista, Fortune Bay)

October 1, 2009
JHA - T. M. L. Pasley depositions taken at Codroy & St. George's Bay, 1859

September 16, 2009
Additions: Norris Arm N., Anglican Cemetery - Winnifred Menchenton, Hayward Beaton
Additions: Norris Arm N., New United Church Cemetery - Calvin Menchenton, Eric Hollett

August 19, 2009
White Bay Anglican Baptisms 1882-1884
White Bay Anglican Marriages 1866-1872
White Bay Anglican Burials 1873-1881

July 17 , 2009
NDB - Cottlesville Old Community Cemetery
NDB - Cottlesville Old Salvation Army Cemetery
NDB - Cottlesville New Pentecostal Cemetery
NDB - Cottlesville New Salvation Army Cemetery

Wills:
    Charles Wilkie Udle, Avalon South
    Michael Lee, Avalon South
    Patrick J. Summers, 1926, Avalon South
    Catherine Miles, Bonavista Bay
    Robert French, CBN
    William Follett, Placentia Bay
    Allan Webber Blundell, Trinity Bay
    Kenneth Foster, White Bay

July 1 , 2009
Headstone photos for Belvedere Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. John's (selected)
Grieve & Bremner Issues on Credit 1875, Tickle Harbour & Chance Cove, Trinity Bay
Grieve & Bremner Issues on Credit 1878, Tickle Harbour & Chance Cove, Trinity Bay
Account of Jaco Omo & Jean Baptiste, Newman Little Bay Ledgers 1790-1791

June 28 , 2009
Liverpool & Ryan Sons Ltd. - Ledger account for Revd. William Herron (Hearn), Burin & Placentia Bay
1915 Rantem RC Confirmations, Trinity Bay

June 18 , 2009
NDB, Summerford-Moreton's Harbour United Church Burials, 1874-1891
1935 Albert Directory for Swift Current, Placentia Bay
Selected Marriages for Rantem-Chance Cove from Harbour Grace VS records, Trinity Bay

June 12 , 2009
Journal of the House of Assembly Report, Sound Island Fisheries
Journal of the House of Assembly Report, Crown Lands, 1890.
Journal of the House of Assembly Report, Board of Works, Placentia Bay.
Journal of the House of Assembly Report, Poor Relief 1857, Placentia Bay.
Vital Statistics for Upper Placentia Bay, partial
Selected Labrador baptisms from Harbour Grace RC parish records.

June 10 , 2009
Trinity Bay, Voters lists 1841-1869, Pike entries
Trinity Bay, William White Collection of Voters 1870, 1873, & 1884, partial
Pike entries for A Bremner Trinity Bay Petty Ledger, 1865, 1867
Pike entries Slade Ledgers 1859, Trinity Bay
Journal of the House of Assembly Report, Telegram Postal returns for Notre Dame Bay
Journal of the House of Assembly Report, Poor Return for New Harbour Trinity Bay
Bonavista-Trinity Roman Catholic Parish Registers, selected
Kings Cove Roman Catholic (KCRC) Parish Registers, selected
Partial Land grants for Sound Island, Placentia Bay

June 4 , 2009
Will of Robert Martin Hennebury
Selected Harbour Grace RC Parish records covering various parts of NL, including Trinity Bay, Bonne Bay & Labrador
Gisbourne Electric Telegraph Construction Employee List, 1850

May 21, 2009
James P. Howley, Black River-Piper's Hole Watershed. NL Geological Survey 1868 (Partial)
Selected Trinity Bay Baptisms/Marriages for Pike surname from Harbour Grace VS records
Placentia Bay, Delayed Baptism Registrations for Monica & Mary Magdalen Pike
Journal House of Assembly Report, 1875 Newfoundland Railway Survey - Expenditures
Journal House of Assembly Report, 1875 Newfoundland Railway Survey - Report

Wills for Avalon South
    Alfred McNamara
    William J. Feehan
    George Joseph Waddleton
    Elizabeth R. Withycombe
    Thomas Loughlin
    Francis Dillon
    John Peddle
    Daniel Joseph Greene
Wills for Trinity Bay
    Elinor Fifield
    Thomas Fifield
    Ambrose Moore Young
Bonavista Bay Will   Robert J. Weay
Burin Peninsula Will   Philip Nicholle
Conception Bay North Will Isaac Earl
Notre Dame Bay Will  Samuel P. Clarke
West Coast Will  Catherine Joy

May 10 , 2009
The Newfoundland Quarterly - The Pardys of Burin
The Newfoundland Quarterly - Bittern Cove at Piper's Hole
The Newfoundland Quarterly - Piper's Hole, The Indian Scrape
The Newfoundland Quarterly - Black River Pulp Mill
The Newfoundland Quarterly - Burin Place Names Origins by Archbishop Howley
The Atlantic Guardian - Story of Archie Gosney
Journal House of Assembly Report, Poor Return for Harbour Grace (Adoption of Indian boy)
Journal House of Assembly Report, West Coast & Hermitage - Bounty on the Destruction of Wolves 1848
Journal House of Assembly Report, West Coast & Hermitage - Wolves Bounty 1850
Journal House of Assembly Report, West Coast & Hermitage - Wolf Killing Act 1863
Trinity Bay, King's Cove Roman Catholic Marriages 1838-1842 (selected)

May 3 , 2009
Will of Harry Edmund Greaves
Newfoundland Mi'kmaw Hunters & Their Tribal (Ethnic) Origins
Partial list of St. Bernard's Roman Catholic Parish Baptisms (1861-1883)
Journal House of Assembly Report, West Coast & Hermitage - Wolf Killing Act 1861
Journal House of Assembly Report, West Coast & Hermitage - Wolf Killing Act 1862

April 24 , 2009
Partial list of Burin RC parishbaptisms (1836-1859)
Additional information on John Harris Will

April 18 , 2009
Journal House of Assembly Report, West Coast & Hermitage - Wolf Killing Act 1859
Journal House of Assembly Report, West Coast & Hermitage - Wolf Killing Act 1860

April 13 , 2009
A Partial List of Account Holders in the Bird Ledgers for Bonne Bay (1839-1841)
Trinity Bay, King's Cove Roman Catholic Baptisms 1838-1843
Wills for the West Coast
    George Webber
    Joseph Gale
    Philip Collier
    William J. Browne, Priest
    Alexander McIsaac
    Joseph Blanchard
    Absalom Noseworthy
    Daniel Martin
    Richard Hynes
    Catherine Halbot
    Thomas Murley
    Mary Kavanagh
    George T. Carty
    Charles P. Farnell
    Louisa Hulan
    John Harris
    Charles E. Parsons
    Thomas Payne
    John David Barry
    Jeremiah Chaffey

April 7, 2009
Fogo & Twillingate - Old Photos for Joe Batt's Arm
Trinity Bay & Bonavista - Partial RC baptisms for 1844-1862
Mi'kmaw Hunters of Bay Despoir, listed in Newman Little Bay Ledgers (1790-1791)
On our links page, check out David Pike's page for his latest Anglican baptism, marriage & burial updates for various surnames in Hr Grace South

April 1, 2009
Correction Reid - 1921 Census, New Melbourne
Correction Reid - 1871 Lovell's Directory, Russel's Cove
Upper Trinity South - King's Cove Roman Catholic Baptisms 1817-1850, partial
Placentia Bay - Partial RC family records for St. Kyran's-Merasheen
Placentia Bay - Partial RC baptisms for 1835-36
1851 Electric Telegraph Report, F.N. Gisbourne (posted in Upper Placentia, St. John's. and Burgeo W.)
List of Employees for McKay Northern Mail Route Survey. Covers NDB and is also posted in Upper Placentia Bay
Conception Bay North, Harbour Main Voters Lists:
    1874 Chapels Cove
    1874 Gasters
    1874 Harbour Main
    1874 Holyrood
    1874 Salmon Cove
    1882 Chapels Cove
    1882 Harbour Main / Gasters Cove
    1882 Holyrood
    1882 Salmon Cove
    1885 Cat's Cove, Turks Gut & Upper Bacon Cove
    1885 Holyrood
    1885 Harbor Main & Chapels Cove
    1885 Salmon Cove

March 23, 2009
Journal House of Assembly Report: McKay Northern Mail Route Survey. Covers NDB and is also posted in Upper Placentia Bay

March 18, 2009
New! Notre Dame Bay, Old photo of the wooden Exploits Bridge
New! Placentia Bay, "Lore of Placentia Bay" The Newfoundland Quarterly
Placentia Bay, "The Ghostly Light off Come-by Chance Point" The Newfoundland Quarterly
Notre Dame Bay Will - Reuben Clarke
Wills for Trinity Bay:
    Reuben James Bemister
    William Flinn
    Annie Bremner
    George Lockyer
    John Fowlow (of Joseph)
    Elizabeth Connolly
    Ellen Petley
    Alfred Pelley
    Thomas Cooper
    John Cook
    Arthur Adey
    Edmund Pelley/Pilley
    Mary Robertson Buckanan
    Catherine Scott
    James Howell
    Alfred White
    Frederick William Short
    William Spurrell
    Haniel Bryant

March 14, 2009
1935 Census for NDB, Virgin Arm, pt. II. This section was missing from the original transcription
Correction Rodgers - 1921 Census, Torquay
Wills for the South Coast:
    George Keppel White
    William Wadman
    Charles Coombs
    Mark Childs
    William Skeard
    Lambert Forward
    George Chambers
    Beatrice Keeping
    Timothy Pike
    William Walter Martin
    Hannah White Frank
    Margaret Blanchard
    Joseph M. Vatcher
    Elizabeth Gillam
    Abraham Durnford

March 6, 2009
Correction William Codner - 1921 Census, Badger
Old Photos for Harbour Grace contributed by David Andrews
Wills for Placentia Bay:
    John Lockyer (of William)
    Martin Dunphy
    James Williams
    Margaret Bonia
    Patrick Bonia
    James Murphy
    Patrick F. O'Reilly
    Richard Davis
    John P. Bradshaw
    Samuel Best
    John Reddy

February 22 , 2009
Notre Dame Bay, VS volume 90, Baptisms. Corrections, additional mother's maiden names.
Wills for Avalon South:
    Louis Young
    Thomas Ryan, 1910
    Alexander Rankin
    John Thomas Nevill
    Charlotte Sparkes
    Arthur W. Knight
    John Curran, 1927
Wills for Bonvista Bay:
    Henry Brown, 1913
    Lucy Brown
Wills for Conception Bay North:
    George Mugford, 1910
    William Hall
    Samuel Badcock Sr.
Wills for Notre Dame Bay:
    Charles Gard
    Robert Scott
    Esau Blandford Sr.
    Hannah LeDrew
Wills for the Northern Peninsula:
    William James Rose
    Emma Garreau
    Jessie Susannah Smith
    George Hatcher
    Nicholas Doyle

February 7 , 2009
Welcome Barbara Noble, coordinator for Baie Verte
Wills for Avalon South:
    
Thomas Kelly
    Thomas Slaney
    James Deveraux
    Richard Martin Brien
Wills for Central Newfoundland:
    Richard Halfyard Parsons
    Jonas Soper
    George Robert Haggett
    James Bond
    Ernest LeMoine
    Andrew Hillier
    Robert Fever
    James H. Judge Estate
Wills for Fortune Bay:
    John Grandy
    Matilda Cluett
    James Kearley
    Stephen Vatcher Cluett
    Daniel Boyce
Will for Labrador: Charles Stone
Wills for Notre Dame Bay:
    James Foss (also posted in White Bay)
    Benjamin Kearley
    Stephen Burton Young
    Mark Osmond
    Thomas Welshman (also posted in White Bay)
    Patrick McGrath
    Henry Shave (also posted in White Bay)
    Joseph Combden
    Samson Whalen
    Andrew Young
    Francis James Williams (also posted in White Bay)
    Ephraim Small
    Andrew Snow
    Agnes Hynes
    Philip Perry
    Louisa Hodder
    James Norris
    Nicholas Mahoney
    George Torraville
    Israel Hewlett
    George Cobb
    John Pelley
    Michael Hackett
    John Jones
    Kenneth W. Dean
    William Clark
    Ambrose Burke
    Samuel Small
    George Martin Simms
    John Rice
    Arthur James Gillett
    Amelia Slade
    Philip Hicks
    Andrew J. Pearce
    James Thomas Phillips
    Charles Batstone (also posted in White Bay)
Wills for Trinity Bay:
    William Targett
    Samuel Short
Wills for the West Coast:
    Alexander Samuel Farnell
    Thomas Carter

January 23, 2009
Estate of Ewen S. Hennebury
Correction & added photos Lewis / Garland - Old Methodist Cemetery, Botwood
Photos and info. Lewis - United Church Cemetery, Laurenceton
Correction John Delaney - BSG, Immaculate Conception R.C. / St. Joseph's R.C Marriages
Updates Cemetery - West Coast, Three Rock Cove
Updates Cemetery - West Coast, West Bay - Lourdes
Updates Cemetery - West Coast, Mainland
Updates Cemetery - West Coast, Lourdes
Updates Cemetery - West Coast, De Grau

January 9, 2009
We have a new look!
Correction Clancey - Great Brehat Cemetery
Correction Budgell - St. Anthony, Lovell's Directory 1871
Correction Porter - Hibb's Hole 1921 & 1935
Correction Oral history - The history of the Killbride Club
Correction McCarthy - 1935 Census, Meadows
Correction Brake - R.C. Church, Sandy Point, BSG