James Sullivan

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Last Edited=15 May 2023
     James Sullivan was born at Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland.1 He immigrated in 1780 to Newfoundland After immigration, he settled in King's Cove, Newfoundland.1 James was prominent in the establishment and growth of the fishing industry of King's Cove in the late 1st and early 19th centuries, recording Fishing Room 34 in Bonavista Bay in 1785.1

James Sullivan married Catherine Aylward, age 14 , daughter of James Aylward and Mary Forestal, on 10 August 1803 at St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada.2,1

Children of James Sullivan and Catherine Aylward


  1. [Unknown author]. Inspector General Newfoundland Constabulary. Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations.
  2. Ancestry.com. Newfoundland, Church Records, 1793-1899. Lehi, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, 2017.
  3. Ancestry.com. Ancestry Member Trees - Use with Caution. Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations.