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John Vincent (son of Richard Vincent and Elizabeth) was born 12 November 1830 in Cobbler's Island, Bonavista Bay, Nfld, and died 27 March 1897 in Cape Island, Bonavista Bay, NFLD. He married Jane Howell on 14 November 1855 in St. Stephen's Church, Greenspond, BVB, NFLD, daughter of James Howell and Mary Barrett.

 Includes NotesNotes for John Vincent:
Source: Family Tree of the Vincents in Newfoundland, (Internet - Al Beagan's Genealogy Notes)

Possible connection:

John Vincent 1810-1892 m. Honor (nee unknown) of Cape Island, BVB
Jonathan 1830-1892
Otham 1832-?
Pheobe 1826-1911
George 1835-?

1830, John Vincent, baptised at Cape Island, BVB, 1830, aged 18, "Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland" by E.R. Seary / Barbara Pederson
[[birth date would be 1812]]

"Vincent Families of Cape Island" by Clifford Andrews:
John Vincent of Cape Island
Children (ages listed in 1830 with corresponding birth year):
George 19, 1811
Honor 17, 1813
Hannah 15, 1815
Mary 13, 1817
Joseph 9, 1821
William 5, 1825
Rebecca 3, 1827

Presumed Child:
John Vincent (listed as "eldest son", but "not baptised." However note John Vincent baptised in same year listed above. Would fit in between George & Honor, but would not be eldest son.)

Book Pg # Bap # Birthdate DateBap AgeBap BirthYr Gender GivenNam FatherNam MotherNam Surname Misc Town Profession

(BirthDate = 12Nov1830 Birth Year = 1830. Baptism Date = 14 Aug 1831)

Source: Lovell's 1871 Directory - Cobbler's Island

COBBLER'S ISLAND - An island on north side of Bonavista Bay, district of Bonavista. Distant from Greenspond 10 Miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 97.

Collins, Henry, planter
Howell, Francis, planter
Howell, William, fisherman
Roberts, Daniel, fisherman
Roberts, Thomas, fisherman
Temple, James, planter
Vincent, John, fisherman..........................This is John
Vincent, Mrs. Elizabeth, wid.....................This is John's mother w/o Richard dec'd
Howell, Richard, planter
Vincent, William, planter.........................Probably John's Uncle William
Wilkins, Mrs. Leah, wid

More About John Vincent:
Baptism: 14 August 1831, St. Stephen's Church, Greenspond, BVB, NFLD.
Burial: 1897, Cape Island, Bonavista Bay, NFLD.

More About John Vincent and Jane Howell:
Marriage: 14 November 1855, St. Stephen's Church, Greenspond, BVB, NFLD.
Witnesses: 14 November 1855, Francis Howell & William Vincent.

 Includes NotesMarriage Notes for John Vincent and Jane Howell:
Nov 14/1855 John Vincent Cobblers Is. Greenspond Francis Howel
Jane Howel " William Vincent

listed just above this entry for the same day:
Nov 14/1855 Richard Howel Cobblers Is. Greenspond Henry Collins
Eliza Barefoot Pools Island Francis Howel

Other Howels:
Nov 09/1849 Henry Collins Cobbers Is. Greenspond Thomas Roberts
Margaret Howel " Albert Bracker

Oct 29/1851 James Howell Cobblers Isl Greenspond Henry Collins
Elizabeth Vincent " Thomas Roberts

Nov 25/1858 William Howell Cobblers Is. Greenspond John Roberts
Mary Sainsbury Greenspond Job Howell

Nov 03/1859 James Howell Poole's Is. Greenspond Job Howell
Susanna Attwood " Thomas Attwood

Children of John Vincent and Jane Howell are:
  1. +Cornelius Kenneth Vincent, b. 1860, Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland, d. August 1935, Corner Brook, Newfoundland.
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