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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Port de Grave

BRIGUS
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 18
STATISTICS
Males - Married 247
Females 1 yr and under 19 Females - Married 247
Males 1 - 2 years 14 Widowers 21
Females 1 - 2 years 11 Widows 74
Males 2 - 3 years 18 Births During Past 12 Months 44
Females 2 - 3 years 10 Deaths During Past 12 Months 27
Males 3 - 4 years 20 Marriages During Past 12 Months 14
Females 3 - 4 years 15      
Males 4 - 5 years 17
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 1515
Females 4 - 5 years 26 Inhabitants Born In England 14
Males 5 - 10 years 91 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 9
Females 5 - 10 years 95 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 95 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 3
Females 10 - 15 years 87 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others -
Males 15 - 20 years 77      
Females 15 - 20 years 79
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 3
Males 20 - 25 years 52 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Females 20 - 25 years 81 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 21
Males 25 - 30 years 56 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 52 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 43 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 39 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 52 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 54 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 27 Males Of Unsound Mind 3
Females 40 - 45 years 36 Females Of Unsound Mind 1
Males 45 - 50 years 47      
Females 45 - 50 years 46
RELIGION
Church of England 340
Males 50 - 55 years 25 Reformed Church of England 4
Females 50 - 55 years 36 Church of Rome 443
Males 55 - 60 years 25 Methodist 749
Females 55 - 60 years 30 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 32 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 31 Salvation Army 5
Males 65 - 70 years 16 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 19      
Males 70 - 75 years 7
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 3
Females 70 - 75 years 15 Teachers 10
Males 75 - 80 years 9 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 9 Doctors 1
Males 80+ years 3 Merchants & Traders 9
Females 80+ years 7 Engaged in Office or Shop Work 22
TOTAL POPULATION 1541 Engaged solely in Government Services 4
    Farmers 1
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 193
  Mechanics 18
Males catching and curing fish 235
Females engaged in curing fish 64
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining -
Number employed in factories or workshops -
Number of otherwise employed 103
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 483
Females Who Can Read 544
Males Who Can Write 424
Females Who Can Write 471
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 283
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 56
Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School 34

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Saturday March 18, 2017 (Don Tate)
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