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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Burin

GREAT ST. LAWRENCE
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 10
STATISTICS
Males - Married 105
Females 1 yr and under 21 Females - Married 105
Males 1 - 2 years 11 Widowers 12
Females 1 - 2 years 5 Widows 20
Males 2 - 3 years 9 Births During Past 12 Months 26
Females 2 - 3 years 19 Deaths During Past 12 Months 10
Males 3 - 4 years 19 Marriages During Past 12 Months 5
Females 3 - 4 years 11      
Males 4 - 5 years 13
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 715
Females 4 - 5 years 10 Inhabitants Born In England -
Males 5 - 10 years 47 Inhabitants Born In Ireland -
Females 5 - 10 years 54 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 41 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies -
Females 10 - 15 years 44 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others 5
Males 15 - 20 years 33      
Females 15 - 20 years 44
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Males 20 - 25 years 36 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Females 20 - 25 years 23 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 33
Males 25 - 30 years 24 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 30 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 24 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 18 Females - Deaf & Dumb 1
Males 35 - 40 years 19 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 21 Females - Blind 1
Males 40 - 45 years 17 Males Of Unsound Mind 1
Females 40 - 45 years 9 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 15      
Females 45 - 50 years 21
RELIGION
Church of England 234
Males 50 - 55 years 7 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 15 Church of Rome 485
Males 55 - 60 years 12 Methodist 1
Females 55 - 60 years 6 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 7 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 1 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 7 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 6      
Males 70 - 75 years 2
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 1
Females 70 - 75 years 6 Teachers 6
Males 75 - 80 years 2 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years - Doctors -
Males 80+ years 1 Merchants & Traders 3
Females 80+ years - Engaged in Office or Shop Work 3
TOTAL POPULATION 720 Engaged solely in Government Services 2
    Farmers -
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 72
  Mechanics -
Males catching and curing fish 176
Females engaged in curing fish 133
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining -
Number employed in factories or workshops -
Number of otherwise employed 17
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 171
Females Who Can Read 183
Males Who Can Write 111
Females Who Can Write 141
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 160
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 154
Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School -

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Sunday May 14, 2017 (Don Tate)
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