noun, plural ferrymen.
a person who owns or operates a ferry.

1425–75; late Middle English feryman. See ferry, man1

subferryman, noun, plural subferrymen.
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Tucker, the ferryman, also had a sugar and syrup mill down at the ferry landing.
The ferryman had the exclusive right to charge fees for cross-river transport.
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