On this day in history…

On this day in history…

Demasduit (1796-1820), a Beothuk woman, was captured on this date in 1819 by Bay of Exploits planters John Peyton, his son John Jr., and their party. In an attempt to rescue his wife from Peyton, her husband, Nonosbawsut, was shot and killed.

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Date

Mar 05 2021

Time

All Day

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