Geffrey's Cove or Jeffrey's Cove, Placentia Bay
I am finding Geffrey's Cove or Jeffrey's Cove, Placentia Bay in baptism records but have not been able to determine its location. I did not see it on the list of places on this site.
 
Peter Stacey/ Elizabeth Spearan married Nov 15, 1894 Lories
Any information on this marriage Stacey/Spearan? Did they have any children. Did the marriage survive. Marriage in Lories witness by John Healey and Henry B Stacey.
Is this the same Peter Stacey who married a Philomena who lived in Point May.
Any information on Elizabeth Spearan born around 1870, is she connected to families in St. Lawrence?
Thanks for any information.
 
Searching for Peter Stacey & Philomena Haley?(Lories)Point M
Any information on wife to Peter Stacey born 1870 -1890's? Lived in Point May
Wife Philomena also known as Minnie believe to be a Haley? or Healey? She had a sister Maud and Margaret married to Rainey?Rennie?
Philomena may of had a previous marriage.
They were parents to John (Baptiste) Stacey who married Winnifred Lockyer
Also parents to Lucy Stacey married to Benteau
also daughter Briget Stacey married to Lockyer
son Peter Stacey married Elsie Hewitt
Need...
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Daw family hi my name is Geraldine Owens and i am researc
William Daw was born in 1832. Family lore states that he was from the South Shore ,probably Port de Grave . He may have had a sister Johanna and a brother Abraham. His own children were James , Charles, William, Clare, Mary Ann, and Theresa. Names from his wife's family were his other children Bridget, Patrick. if anyone could give me any information on William ,I would so apbe so happy ----Geraldine
 
Snow family
Snow family: I have been searching, as well as my brother, for the parents of Thomas Snow.
He was born 20 January 1855 in Salmon Cove, Newfoundland. This is my GG grandfather.
He married Elizabeth Ann Crane who was from Bay Roberts. She was born 28 Oct 1861 in Bay Roberts, Newfoundland.
Though we have these dates they are not verifiable from any sources on the Island.
I was foolish enough to not ask my grandmother (born in Port de Grave) anything about him before she died in...
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Moores Family of Lewin's Cove - Anyone here from Burin??
Hello my family tree has been stuck for a while on a George Moores from Lewin's cove - also appears as George Moore - he was married to an Anne Lundrigan or Lundrican. He was born in England 1825 or 1826 and died in 1897.

He had twins Elizabeth Jane and George Thomas. Elizabeth was known to have smoked a pipe and died in 1936.

George Moores who lived to be 102 and married Alvina Parsons and settled in the Burin Area was his grandson as was William Moores - Grandfather of...
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Doody/Hickey
Hi I am looking for any information on the parents and siblings of Margaret Hickey , from Little Paradise, who married Daniel Doody from Burin, Nov 23,1899 in St. Kyrans. Any information would be much appreciated.
Mike Norton
 
Brennan - Murphy (Williams) - Ferryland 1880's
Hello,
There is a marriage for Robert Brennan and Mary Anne Williams on 1 Jan 1881
<http://ngb.chebucto.org/Parish/htrc-grooms-fer.shtml>

Holy Trinity Ferryland RC Grooms Marriages
1870-1910
Year/Mth/Day Groom's Name Brides Name Male Witnesses Female Witnesses Priest Remarks

1881/01/09 Brennan Robert Williams Mary Anne John Walsh Anne Brennan M.A. Clancy Ferryland

But, there are Baptisms with her...
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Norwegian sailor Tore Martin Odson b.1867
I am looking for a marriage record for the Norwegian sailor, Tore/Thor Martin Odson/Oddsen, born on 27 March 1867 in Nedstrand parish, Rogaland County, Norway.

A record from his home town dated 9 April 1903, claims that he was married in St. John's Newfoundland, but I have not been able to verify this information.

This marriage was dissolved before 1908, when Tore Martin remarried in Norway.

He would be of Lutheran faith, and my guess is that his marriage would...
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Mary Brennan & Mary Lamb
Looking for information about my great-grandmother, Mary Brennan.
She was born in approximately 1896.
Her parents were Walter and Mary Brennan (nee Lamb).
Her husband was Stanislaus Reardon.
They had <12 children.

Trying to help my nanny find out some information about "her people". Thanks for any help.
 
Eleanor Fortune - Toads Cove (Tors Cove) Bapt. 25 Dec 1840
Hello,
Can anyone help me with Eleanor Fortune from Toads Cove (Tors Cove)? I would like to have her correct marriage.

I can find only 1 Eleanor Fortune from Toads Cove (Tors Cove). I have her married to James Power, but she could have been married to William Howlett.
There is also an Ellen Fortune from Witless Bay that married Matthew Blackler.

Any help would be appreciated.
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Greenland Disaster
Would someone explain the term "pans" of seals mentioned in the Greenland Disaster of 1898? I thought I had it figured out until "One of these pans creased her, cutting her bottom out and yet supporting her till the ice opened releasing her to sink like a stone."

Wiki doesn't know what a pan is when relating the word to seals, nor can I find any other definition for it. Thanks for any help.
 
Higgins - Goddenville Nfld
My father Wallace Higgins born in 1928 in Goddenville Nfld. He was placed in an orphanage at age 11. Both parents (Reuben Higgins & Annie Greely) died around 1940. Looking for any information on where my father could have been sent. Would like to find out the name of the orphanage he was placed in. thanks!
 
Norcott / Northcott / Northcote Family
Looking for information on the Norcott / Northcott / Northcote Family history. My Grandfather, Timothy Michael Norcott was born in Harbor Grace 3/6/1906. His father was Michael Northcott who was born in Harbor Grace on 12/16/1869.

Looking for anyone that may have some insight to our family, source suggestions, etc. This website has been incredible! Great job!

Still have a LOT of relatives in Newfoundland and looking to visit "The Rock" for the 1st time this...
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Samuel and Matthew Blackler - Mobile
Hello,
I have Matthew Blackler bapt. 17 Sep 1835 to Samuel Blackler and Elizabeth Lanten.

In my data, I have him married to Eleanor Fortune on 7 Jan 1868, when he was 32.
As I revisit the data that was entered years ago, I see that there were 3 Matthews that could have been Samuel and Elizabeth's son:

1857/01/14 Mobile Blackler, Matthew Mobile Hartwell, Mary Mobile Mathew Blackler Frances Fortune Patrick Cleary

1864/02/07 Mobile Blackler, Matthew...
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