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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Burgeo & LaPoile

BURGEO
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 12
STATISTICS
Males - Married 151
Females 1 yr and under 18 Females - Married 168
Males 1 - 2 years 15 Widowers 7
Females 1 - 2 years 17 Widows 26
Males 2 - 3 years 5 Births During Past 12 Months 22
Females 2 - 3 years 10 Deaths During Past 12 Months 7
Males 3 - 4 years 10 Marriages During Past 12 Months 7
Females 3 - 4 years 18      
Males 4 - 5 years 10
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 863
Females 4 - 5 years 19 Inhabitants Born In England 13
Males 5 - 10 years 69 Inhabitants Born In Ireland -
Females 5 - 10 years 47 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 57 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 15
Females 10 - 15 years 52 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others 3
Males 15 - 20 years 48      
Females 15 - 20 years 56
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Males 20 - 25 years 38 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Females 20 - 25 years 49 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 6
Males 25 - 30 years 35 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 42 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 36 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 27 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 20 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 22 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 19 Males Of Unsound Mind -
Females 40 - 45 years 19 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 17      
Females 45 - 50 years 17
RELIGION
Church of England 730
Males 50 - 55 years 18 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 11 Church of Rome 10
Males 55 - 60 years 5 Methodist 152
Females 55 - 60 years 8 Presbyterian 2
Males 60 - 65 years 11 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 6 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 6 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 8      
Males 70 - 75 years 4
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 2
Females 70 - 75 years 5 Teachers 3
Males 75 - 80 years 3 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 1 Doctors 1
Males 80+ years 2 Merchants & Traders 8
Females 80+ years 2 Engaged in Office or Shop Work 12
TOTAL POPULATION 894 Engaged solely in Government Services 4
    Farmers -
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land -
  Mechanics 7
Males catching and curing fish 131
Females engaged in curing fish 94
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining -
Number employed in factories or workshops 9
Number of otherwise employed 63
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 274
Females Who Can Read 262
Males Who Can Write 225
Females Who Can Write 207
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 175
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 184
Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School -

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Wednesday April 19, 2017 (Don Tate)
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