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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Harbour Grace

BISHOP'S COVE
 

Source:
http://collections.mun.ca/cdm/ref/collection/cns_tools/id/51161

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 16
STATISTICS
Males - Married 54
Females 1 yr and under 6 Females - Married 54
Males 1 - 2 years 5 Widowers 4
Females 1 - 2 years 4 Widows 12
Males 2 - 3 years 3 Births During Past 12 Months 24
Females 2 - 3 years 7 Deaths During Past 12 Months 9
Males 3 - 4 years 5 Marriages During Past 12 Months 5
Females 3 - 4 years 6      
Males 4 - 5 years 7
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 313
Females 4 - 5 years 3 Inhabitants Born In England 1
Males 5 - 10 years 22 Inhabitants Born In Ireland -
Females 5 - 10 years 24 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 9 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies -
Females 10 - 15 years 14 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others -
Males 15 - 20 years 21      
Females 15 - 20 years 10
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 2
Males 20 - 25 years 13 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 3
Females 20 - 25 years 12 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 12
Males 25 - 30 years 13 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 11 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 10 Males - Deaf & Dumb 2
Females 30 - 35 years 5 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 8 Males - Blind 1
Females 35 - 40 years 7 Females - Blind 1
Males 40 - 45 years 5 Males Of Unsound Mind -
Females 40 - 45 years 9 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 6      
Females 45 - 50 years 5
RELIGION
Church of England 304
Males 50 - 55 years 2 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 6 Church of Rome 1
Males 55 - 60 years 10 Methodist 9
Females 55 - 60 years 5 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 6 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 4 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 2 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 4      
Males 70 - 75 years 5
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers -
Females 70 - 75 years 3 Teachers 1
Males 75 - 80 years - Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 1 Doctors -
Males 80+ years - Merchants & Traders -
Females 80+ years - Engaged in Office or Shop Work -
TOTAL POPULATION 314 Engaged solely in Government Services -
    Farmers -
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 69
  Mechanics -
Males catching and curing fish 77
Females engaged in curing fish 17
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining -
Number employed in factories or workshops -
Number of otherwise employed 2
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 92
Females Who Can Read 82
Males Who Can Write 61
Females Who Can Write 55
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 60
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 6
Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School -

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Monday March 13, 2017 (Don Tate)
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