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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Harbour Grace

HARBOUR GRACE
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 101
STATISTICS
Males - Married 1093
Females 1 yr and under 93 Females - Married 1190
Males 1 - 2 years 87 Widowers 79
Females 1 - 2 years 77 Widows 263
Males 2 - 3 years 101 Births During Past 12 Months 188
Females 2 - 3 years 84 Deaths During Past 12 Months 111
Males 3 - 4 years 98 Marriages During Past 12 Months 23
Females 3 - 4 years 78      
Males 4 - 5 years 105
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 6299
Females 4 - 5 years 93 Inhabitants Born In England 30
Males 5 - 10 years 373 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 58
Females 5 - 10 years 399 Inhabitants Born In Scotland 28
Males 10 - 15 years 361 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 39
Females 10 - 15 years 340 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others 18
Males 15 - 20 years 346      
Females 15 - 20 years 345
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 6
Males 20 - 25 years 229 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 9
Females 20 - 25 years 312 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 64
Males 25 - 30 years 220 Males - Deaf 9
Females 25 - 30 years 238 Females - Deaf 5
Males 30 - 35 years 170 Males - Deaf & Dumb 1
Females 30 - 35 years 185 Females - Deaf & Dumb 1
Males 35 - 40 years 183 Males - Blind 5
Females 35 - 40 years 191 Females - Blind 2
Males 40 - 45 years 147 Males Of Unsound Mind 2
Females 40 - 45 years 185 Females Of Unsound Mind 4
Males 45 - 50 years 156      
Females 45 - 50 years 181
RELIGION
Church of England 2643
Males 50 - 55 years 130 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 114 Church of Rome 2477
Males 55 - 60 years 169 Methodist 1087
Females 55 - 60 years 132 Presbyterian 156
Males 60 - 65 years 85 Congregationalist 6
Females 60 - 65 years 88 Salvation Army 97
Males 65 - 70 years 73 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 71      
Males 70 - 75 years 46
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 5
Females 70 - 75 years 45 Teachers 15
Males 75 - 80 years 30 Lawyers 1
Females 75 - 80 years 25 Doctors 2
Males 80+ years 16 Merchants & Traders 19
Females 80+ years 24 Engaged in Office or Shop Work 106
TOTAL POPULATION 6526 Engaged solely in Government Services 48
    Farmers 60
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 589
Transcriber's Note: Total Population Recorded As Being 6,466, However Numbers Total 6,526. Also, note that the total number under NATIONALITY comes to 6,472.
Note: 1 Bishop (R.C.), resides here.
Mechanics 225
  Males catching and curing fish 657
Females engaged in curing fish 134
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining 9
Number employed in factories or workshops 52
Number of otherwise employed 521
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 1772
Females Who Can Read 1806
Males Who Can Write 1643
Females Who Can Write 1683
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 1112
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 669
Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School 64

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Monday March 13, 2017 (Don Tate)
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