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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Fortune Bay

HARBOUR BRITON
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 5 STATISTICS Males - Married 76
Females 1 yr and under 8 Females - Married 76
Males 1 - 2 years 4 Widowers 10
Females 1 - 2 years 7 Widows 14
Males 2 - 3 years 7 Births During Past 12 Months 12
Females 2 - 3 years 5 Deaths During Past 12 Months 10
Males 3 - 4 years 10 Marriages During Past 12 Months -
Females 3 - 4 years 10      
Males 4 - 5 years 9 NATIONALITY Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 443
Females 4 - 5 years 10 Inhabitants Born In England 32
Males 5 - 10 years 29 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 6
Females 5 - 10 years 27 Inhabitants Born In Scotland 1
Males 10 - 15 years 29 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 1
Females 10 - 15 years 13 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others 1
Males 15 - 20 years 30      
Females 15 - 20 years 23 ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Males 20 - 25 years 29 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Females 20 - 25 years 27 Crippled And Disabled Paupers -
Males 25 - 30 years 24 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 20 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 9 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 18 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 14 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 11 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 14 Males Of Unsound Mind -
Females 40 - 45 years 18 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 11      
Females 45 - 50 years 8 RELIGION Church of England 334
Males 50 - 55 years 12 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 3 Church of Rome 142
Males 55 - 60 years 5 Methodist 4
Females 55 - 60 years 9 Presbyterian 4
Males 60 - 65 years 4 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 5 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 2 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 2      
Males 70 - 75 years 2 TRADES / OCCUPATION Clergymen / Ministers 1
Females 70 - 75 years 5 Teachers 5
Males 75 - 80 years 1 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 1 Doctors 1
Males 80+ years 1 Merchants & Traders 3
Females 80+ years 3 Engaged in Office or Shop Work 5
TOTAL POPULATION 484 Engaged solely in Government Services 8
    Farmers -
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land -
    Mechanics 8
    Males catching and curing fish 42
    Females engaged in curing fish 23
    Number engaged in lumbering -
    Number engaged in mining -
    Number employed in factories or workshops -
    Number of otherwise employed 84
         
    LITERACY Males Who Can Read 106
    Females Who Can Read 113
    Males Who Can Write 100
    Females Who Can Write 101
    Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 62
    Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 60
    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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