GenWeb de la Basse Côte-Nord

Quebec Lower North Shore GenWeb


Le GenWeb de la Basse Côte-Nord est une composante du GenWeb du Québec et du Canada GenWeb.

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Whiteley Family-Tree Pictures

William Henry Whiteley (1834-1903) was born in Boston and settled in Bonne Esperance where he established a significant fishing business. He was known affectionately as "Bossy" by his wife, Louisa Thompson of England. William is credited with inventing the cod-trap. This picture was published in the St John’s Evening Telegram.  click here / cliquez ici
 George Carpenter Whiteley (1874-1961) and wife, Mary "May" Canning (1875-?). George was born in Bonne Esperance and worked in his father’s fishing establishment. He was a sea captain and a Member of the Newfoundland House of Assembly. Picture from Sharon and Jim Ransom.  click here / cliquez ici

Date Entered on Web Site: 10 September 2002
Updated: 28 September 2002


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