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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Burgeo & LaPoile

CHANNEL
 

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

POPULATION
 
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 15
STATISTICS
Males - Married 132
Females 1 yr and under 10 Females - Married 140
Males 1 - 2 years 13 Widowers 9
Females 1 - 2 years 12 Widows 18
Males 2 - 3 years 16 Births During Past 12 Months 23
Females 2 - 3 years 12 Deaths During Past 12 Months 21
Males 3 - 4 years 8 Marriages During Past 12 Months 5
Females 3 - 4 years 8
   
Males 4 - 5 years 12
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 683
Females 4 - 5 years 13 Inhabitants Born In England 11
Males 5 - 10 years 57 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 1
Females 5 - 10 years 37 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 52 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 23
Females 10 - 15 years 38 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others 5
Males 15 - 20 years 42
   
Females 15 - 20 years 45
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 4
Males 20 - 25 years 31 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Females 20 - 25 years 40 Crippled And Disabled Paupers -
Males 25 - 30 years 15 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 28 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 25 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 15 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 23 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 27 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 17 Males Of Unsound Mind 1
Females 40 - 45 years 21 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 23
   
Females 45 - 50 years 16
RELIGION
Church of England 484
Males 50 - 55 years 11 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 7 Church of Rome 13
Males 55 - 60 years 5 Methodist 224
Females 55 - 60 years 4 Presbyterian 1
Males 60 - 65 years 2 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 9 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 5 Baptist & Others 1
Females 65 - 70 years 3
   
Males 70 - 75 years 4
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 2
Females 70 - 75 years - Teachers 2
Males 75 - 80 years 1 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years - Doctors 1
Males 80+ years - Merchants & Traders 7
Females 80+ years 1 Engaged in Office or Shop Work 13
TOTAL POPULATION 723 Engaged solely in Government Services 5
    Farmers -
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land -
  Mechanics 9
Males catching and curing fish 95
Females engaged in curing fish -
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining -
Number employed in factories or workshops -
Number of otherwise employed 64
   
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 189
Females Who Can Read 154
Males Who Can Write 174
Females Who Can Write 125
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 134
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 166
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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