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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
Placentia & St. Mary's District

GREAT PLACENTIA
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 6
STATISTICS
Males - Married 100
Females 1 yr and under 10 Females - Married 119
Males 1 - 2 years 7 Widowers 15
Females 1 - 2 years 4 Widows 30
Males 2 - 3 years 5 Births During Past 12 Months 11
Females 2 - 3 years 8 Deaths During Past 12 Months 9
Males 3 - 4 years 8 Marriages During Past 12 Months 7
Females 3 - 4 years 7      
Males 4 - 5 years 5
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 550
Females 4 - 5 years 7 Inhabitants Born In England 2
Males 5 - 10 years 20 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 8
Females 5 - 10 years 27 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 36 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 2
Females 10 - 15 years 31 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others -
Males 15 - 20 years 20      
Females 15 - 20 years 28
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Males 20 - 25 years 22 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Females 20 - 25 years 30 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 29
Males 25 - 30 years 24 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 31 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 18 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 19 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 22 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 18 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 11 Males Of Unsound Mind 2
Females 40 - 45 years 14 Females Of Unsound Mind 1
Males 45 - 50 years 15      
Females 45 - 50 years 11
RELIGION
Church of England 16
Males 50 - 55 years 11 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 9 Church of Rome 544
Males 55 - 60 years 7 Methodist -
Females 55 - 60 years 8 Presbyterian 2
Males 60 - 65 years 11 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 14 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 6 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 11      
Males 70 - 75 years 4
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 1
Females 70 - 75 years 5 Teachers 6
Males 75 - 80 years 2 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 5 Doctors 1
Males 80+ years 1 Merchants & Traders 8
Females 80+ years 3 Engaged in Office or Shop Work 8
TOTAL POPULATION 561 Engaged solely in Government Services 6
    Farmers -
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 82
Transcriber's Note: Population listed as 562 inidividuals, however actual count only comes to 561. Mechanics 7
    Males catching and curing fish 77
    Females engaged in curing fish 2
    Number engaged in lumbering -
    Number engaged in mining 14
    Number employed in factories or workshops -
    Number of otherwise employed 28
         
   
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 181
    Females Who Can Read 205
    Males Who Can Write 158
    Females Who Can Write 191
    Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 112
    Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 57
    Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School -

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

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