Rhode Island Lighthouse History

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Bristol Ferry Lighthouse Keepers

1854 - 1886


 Lighthouse Keepers   Annual Salaries Dates Appointed
 George Griswold Pearse  $350.00  December 30, 1854
 Henry Diman  $350.00  December 7, 1855
 Mrs. Elizabeth Diman  $350.00  August 15, 1856
 D. W. Coggleshall (revoked)  $350.00  February 24, 1857
 D. W. Coggleshall  $350.00  March 21, 1857
 C. Sanford  $480.00  November 26, 1870
 James W. Waldron  $480.00  May 8, 1871
 William Dunwell  $480.00  April 19, 1875
 Edward Hoxsie  $480.00  October 4, 1882
 Edward Sherman (acting)  $480.00  April 20, 1886
 Edward Sherman  $480.00  July 13, 1886


View pages of Bristol Ferry Lighthouse Keeper's Names from Register of Lighthouse Keepers, 1845 - 1900



Keepers 1857 - 1861 Keepers 1861 - 1875 Keepers 1875 - 1886 Keepers 1882 - 1894 Keepers 1886

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