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Power, Dunphy, Whalen, Barron

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Power, Dunphy, Whalen, Barron

Posted: 27 May 2002 3:26PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 28 Jun 2002 6:25PM GMT
Surnames: Power, Whalen, Dunphy, Barron
I'm just getting started with family tree search for Power in Placentia Bay. There is a oral history of three brothers having arrived at Pond Head in Little Placentia(Now Argentia) and being set up in the fishery by the merchant Sweetman. There is also a Rhyme - Pat Mikel and Tom -Steve Maurice & John Etc.... There are definately relatives in the Grand Falls area and plenty in New York and other US locations. There were marriages to a Barron, a Whalen and a Dunphy. My Grandfather was William a teacher in Placentia died 1936 2nd spouse Gertrude Healey. There seems to be some confusion as to when they arrived I have seen indications that they arrived around 1800 but Seary's history of NF names shows brothers Maurice, John and Thomas arriving Argentia in 1730-35 which fits the three brothers senerio.
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drpower1 27 May 2002 9:26PM GMT 
Andre Lafargue 28 May 2002 2:32AM GMT 
Theresa Doran-Lunny 28 May 2002 5:01AM GMT 
Andre Lafargue 28 May 2002 10:06AM GMT 
audrey_hearn 16 Jul 2002 2:21AM GMT 
Andre Lafargue 18 Jul 2002 10:20PM GMT 
Kathleen 25 Sep 2002 4:38PM GMT 25 Sep 2002 8:02PM GMT 
Chuck Collier 26 Sep 2002 4:02PM GMT 
Andre Lafargue 26 Sep 2002 7:59PM GMT 
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