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Ferryland names





Documents relating to Ferryland: 1597 to 1726

12 September, 1675; [Sir] John Berry [Captain HMS BRISTOLL]
"A List of the Planters Names, with an account of their Concerns from Cape de Raze to Cape Bonavista"

Great Britain, PRO, CO 1/35 (16ii), 126-132.
MHA 16-C-2-037. Transcribed by P.E. Pope.

Subjects: planters, names, census (1675), boats, stages, livestock.


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A List of the Planters' Names, with an account of their Concerns from Cape de Raze to Cape Bonavista: viz...

Ferryland } 30 head cattle

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Planters' Names Male Female Men Boats Stages Vats
George Kirke Esq. and wife 3 1 16 4 1 1
David Kirke and wife} Phillip Kirke 1   25 5 1 1
Lady Kirke     25 5 1 1
Lady Hopkins     15 3 1 1
William Roberts and wife 4   20 4 2 2
John Yard and wife   3 6 1 1 -
Ezekial Dibble William Thomas     10 2 1 -
Samuel Adams and wife   2 5 1 1 -
Henry Dench and wife     - - - -

Caplin Bay head cattle

} 8
Children Train
[Planters' Names Male Female Men Boats Stages Vats]
Christopher Pollard and wife 2 1 15 3 1 1

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