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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Fortune Bay

GARNISH
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 7
STATISTICS
Males - Married 50
Females 1 yr and under 5 Females - Married 50
Males 1 - 2 years 7 Widowers 6
Females 1 - 2 years 5 Widows 13
Males 2 - 3 years 10 Births During Past 12 Months 11
Females 2 - 3 years 6 Deaths During Past 12 Months 8
Males 3 - 4 years 6 Marriages During Past 12 Months 2
Females 3 - 4 years 4      
Males 4 - 5 years 9
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 354
Females 4 - 5 years 2 Inhabitants Born In England 3
Males 5 - 10 years 38 Inhabitants Born In Ireland -
Females 5 - 10 years 28 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 26 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies -
Females 10 - 15 years 21 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others -
Males 15 - 20 years 24      
Females 15 - 20 years 15
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Males 20 - 25 years 16 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Females 20 - 25 years 9 Crippled And Disabled Paupers -
Males 25 - 30 years 18 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 12 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 9 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 12 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 14 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 10 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 4 Males Of Unsound Mind -
Females 40 - 45 years 3 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 6      
Females 45 - 50 years 5
RELIGION
Church of England 173
Males 50 - 55 years 2 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 7 Church of Rome -
Males 55 - 60 years 1 Methodist 105
Females 55 - 60 years 1 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 3 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 4 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 4 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years -      
Males 70 - 75 years 2
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 1
Females 70 - 75 years 1 Teachers 2
Males 75 - 80 years - Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years - Doctors -
Males 80+ years 1 Merchants & Traders 3
Females 80+ years - Engaged in Office or Shop Work -
TOTAL POPULATION 357 Engaged solely in Government Services -
    Farmers -
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 54
    Mechanics -
    Males catching and curing fish 39
    Females engaged in curing fish 27
    Number engaged in lumbering -
    Number engaged in mining -
    Number employed in factories or workshops 1
    Number of otherwise employed 71
         
   
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 90
    Females Who Can Read 68
    Males Who Can Write 77
    Females Who Can Write 44
    Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 94
    Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 86
    Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School -

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Monday June 12, 2017 (Don Tate)
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