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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Bonavista

BROAD COVE
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under -
STATISTICS
Males - Married 34
Females 1 yr and under 2 Females - Married 36
Males 1 - 2 years 1 Widowers 12
Females 1 - 2 years - Widows 12
Males 2 - 3 years 2 Births During Past 12 Months 5
Females 2 - 3 years - Deaths During Past 12 Months 18
Males 3 - 4 years 3 Marriages During Past 12 Months 2
Females 3 - 4 years 1      
Males 4 - 5 years 1
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 232
Females 4 - 5 years 3 Inhabitants Born In England -
Males 5 - 10 years 14 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 5
Females 5 - 10 years 12 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 16 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies -
Females 10 - 15 years 9 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others -
Males 15 - 20 years 22      
Females 15 - 20 years 15
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Males 20 - 25 years 18 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Females 20 - 25 years 12 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 2
Males 25 - 30 years 16 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 4 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 5 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 3 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 3 Males - Blind 1
Females 35 - 40 years 6 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 8 Males Of Unsound Mind 1
Females 40 - 45 years 11 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 8      
Females 45 - 50 years 13
RELIGION
Church of England -
Males 50 - 55 years 5 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 5 Church of Rome 237
Males 55 - 60 years 3 Methodist -
Females 55 - 60 years 1 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 2 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 3 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 3 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 1      
Males 70 - 75 years 1
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers -
Females 70 - 75 years 1 Teachers 1
Males 75 - 80 years 1 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years - Doctors -
Males 80+ years 1 Merchants & Traders 1
Females 80+ years 2 Engaged in Office or Shop Work -
TOTAL POPULATION 237 Engaged solely in Government Services -
    Farmers -
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 62
  Mechanics 1
Males catching and curing fish 71
Females engaged in curing fish 39
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining 13
Number employed in factories or workshops -
Number of otherwise employed 7
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 88
Females Who Can Read 60
Males Who Can Write 55
Females Who Can Write 35
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 48
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 11
Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School -

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Saturday March 11, 2017 (Don Tate)
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