ANTIGONISH COUNTY

Listing of Businesses as they appeared on the
~Ambrose Church Map ~
1879


COUNTY OFFICERS
 
John McDonald    Custos
Robert Forrestall    Prothonotary
James Wilkie    Clerk of the Peace
A. McIntosh  M.D.    Judge of Probate
H.P. Hill    Sheriff
Arch’d A. McGillivray    CountyTreasurer
A. McIsaac  M.P.    Inspector of Schools
C. N. Harrington    Registrar of Deeds

CLERGYMEN
 
Rev. H. Gillis      Parish Priest
Rev. P. Goodfellow      Presbyterian Clergyman

PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS

W. H. Macdonald,  M.D.,    Armadale
A. McIntosh,  M.D.,
J. W. McDonald,  M.D., Edin, L.R.C.S.E., Dunedin House
J. C. McKinnon, M.D.

BARRISTERS

A. McIsaac, M.P.
H. McDonald, Judge
D. MacDonald, M. P. P.
R. N. Henry
Angus McGillivray
John J. McKinnon, M.P.P.

PROFESSORS AND TEACHERS

D. M. McGregor, D. D.
Roderick McDonald
Alex. Chisholm, D.D. Ph.D.
Angus Cameron, D. D.
J. G. Macdonald
Alex. McKinnon
Donald McDonald
A. Mahon

MERCHANTS AND SHIP OWNERS
 
Adam Kirk      Merchant
Robert Dickson      Merchant
John McMillan & Co. River Bank      Merchants and Insurance Agents
W. J. Beck      Merchant
H. H. McCurdy & Co.      Merchants
L. C. Archibald & Co.      Merchants & Gen. Importers
C. B. Whidden & Co .    Flour and Com. Merchants
C. B. Whidden      Merchant and Ship-owner
Christopher Mcdonald      Merchant and Ship-owner
J. R. Graham      Merchant and Ship-owner
J. D. Copeland      Druggist
A. M. Cunningham      Auctioneer and Com. Mer.
Dan. Chisholm      Merchant
J. F. Robb      Stove Dealer
W. E. Cunningham      Merchant
B. F. Power      Merchant
C. N. Harrington      Merchant
Harrington Bros.      Merchants
Alex. Cameron      Merchant
Mrs. M. Forrestall      Merchant
G. N. Pushee      Flour Merchant and Trader
Allan McDonald      Merchant and Ship-owner
W. J. Randall & Co.      Merchants
Capt. R. W. Cunningham      Shipowner
Alex. Macdonald      Auctioneer and Com. Mer.

FARMERS
 
Robert Henry sr._Brookside      Farmer
James Hunter_ Elmwood      Farmer
John McCames      Farmer
Angus McNayr      Farmer
Joseph Dexter      Farmer and Cabinet Maker
John Dexter      Farmer
Stephen D. Hulbert      Farmer
William Crocket      Farmer
James Crocket      Farmer
Roderick McDougall      Farmer
Wm. Thompson_ Cloverville      Farmer
Daniel Hulbert      Truckman and Farmer
William Smith      Farmer
Neil Kell      Farmer
Wm. McGillivray_ Landing     (Dominion Map)

GENERAL MISCELLANY
 
Joseph McDonal  J. P. (Meadow Green)   Farmer
James Chisholm  J. P. (Glen Roy)   Farmer
Capt. Jas. McDonald (Ogden’s Pond)   Farmer
A. Cumminger  Melrose  Guys. Co.   Merchant and Leather Manufacturer;
 .    Proprietor of the MelroseGold Mining and Quartz Crushing Mill;
 .    Patentee Stream Line Shingle Factory.
James Stewart Melrose  Guys. Co.   Proprietor 11-Mile House
Peter Mitchell Glenelg  Guys. Co.   Interested in Gold Mining
Hugh Gordon  J. P. Glenelg  Guys. Co.   Mail Carrier
Geo. Hart  Halifax   R.J. Hart & Co.
F. S. Andrews  Halifax   Canning Business
Colin A. Chisholm  Pomquet Island   Lighthouse Keeper
A. Cameron  Lakevale   Merchant
Danl. Boyd  Lakevale   Merchant
Archd. Chisholm  Alder River  Guys.Co.   Mail Contractor
Duncan McDonald  Keppoch   Farmer
John Chisholm  J. P. Roman Valley Guys. Co.   Farmer
Alex. McDonald  Caledonia   Farmer
Jno. McDonald  Pringle’s Lake  Guys.Co.   Carpenter
Peter Delorey  Henry’s Road   Farmer
Stephen McDonald  Monk’s Head   Farmer and Fisherman
Ronold McDonald  Monk’s Head   Farmer and Fisherman

MISCELLANEOUS
 
T. M. King  Esq.      Bank Agent
T. S. Lindsay      Stage Proprietor
Daniel Harrington      Stage Proprietor
H. McPhee      Collector of Customs
A. McInnes  J.P.      Savings B'nk Collections &c.
Daniel Murphy  Ivy Bower      Mill Owner
G. W. Whidden      Butcher
Samuel A. Turnbull      Baker
William Grant      Mill Owner
Edward Ronan      Trader
Colin McIntosh      Telegraph Repairer
Hugh McDonald      Merchant Tailor
Chas. B. Cunningham .
Donald McDonald      Police Constable
School Sec. No. 1-4 copies Antigonish Co. Maps
D McKenzie Sec. To Trustees
R.C. McDonald      Agent for Pianos_ Organs_ and Music Books
W. F. McAdam      Millwright
Stephen Pushee      Mariner
Maggie C. Fraser      Tutoress

CARPENTERS AND BUILDERS
 
S. O'Donoghue      Architect and Builder
F. S. Cunningham      Builder andContractor
William Sutton      Carpenter and Builder
John McDonald      Carpenter
John McEachern      Carpenter
Angus McEachern      Mason_ Builder& Gen. Con.
William Powers      Powers

CARRIAGE BUILDERS
 
John Bishop     CarriageBuilder
Roderick Chisholm     CarriageBuilder
P. S. Floyd     CarriageBuilder
H. D. McGillivray     CarriageBuilder
John A. Fraser     CarriageBuilder
John Kell     Carriage Builder
Joseph A. Pushee     CarriageBuilder
William A. Taylor     CarriageBuilder

HOTEL KEEPERS
 
Mrs. H. E. Cunningham     Hotel
Willoughby Randall     Hotel and Livery Stable
Henry C. Smith     Hotel

BLACKSMITHS
 
John F. Cunningham     Blacksmith
Hugh McDonald     Blacksmith
Martin Somers     Blacksmith
Roderick McDonald     Blacksmith

HARNESS MAKERS
 
Valentine Chisholm     Harness Maker
Angus Chisholm     Harness Maker

WATCH MAKERS
 
Daniel Curry      Watch Maker and Jeweller
J. R. Hellyer      Watch Maker and Jeweller

BOOT AND SHOE MAKERS AND DEALERS
 
W. R. Cunningham  Jr. & Co.   Importers and Dealers in Boots & Shoes
H. McDongall  (com)   Custom Boot and Shoe Maker

TANNERS AND CURRIERS

W. R. Cunningham  J. P.
James O'Brien
Ronald McDonald
John O'Brien
Daniel McDonald