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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Bay de Verde

LOWER ISLAND COVE
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 17
STATISTICS
Males - Married 131
Females 1 yr and under 17 Females - Married 130
Males 1 - 2 years 15 Widowers 11
Females 1 - 2 years 16 Widows 17
Males 2 - 3 years 14 Births During Past 12 Months 27
Females 2 - 3 years 10 Deaths During Past 12 Months 11
Males 3 - 4 years 18 Marriages During Past 12 Months 4
Females 3 - 4 years 19      
Males 4 - 5 years 21
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 846
Females 4 - 5 years 10 Inhabitants Born In England 1
Males 5 - 10 years 66 Inhabitants Born In Ireland -
Females 5 - 10 years 63 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 55 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies -
Females 10 - 15 years 45 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others -
Males 15 - 20 years 58      
Females 15 - 20 years 37
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Males 20 - 25 years 33 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 2
Females 20 - 25 years 24 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 30
Males 25 - 30 years 17 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 18 Females - Deaf 1
Males 30 - 35 years 29 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 27 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 27 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 23 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 16 Males Of Unsound Mind 1
Females 40 - 45 years 17 Females Of Unsound Mind 4
Males 45 - 50 years 26      
Females 45 - 50 years 22
RELIGION
Church of England -
Males 50 - 55 years 19 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 10 Church of Rome 10
Males 55 - 60 years 7 Methodist 837
Females 55 - 60 years 8 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 8 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 5 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 5 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 5      
Males 70 - 75 years 5
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 1
Females 70 - 75 years 5 Teachers 1
Males 75 - 80 years 2 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 5 Doctors 1
Males 80+ years 2 Merchants & Traders 7
Females 80+ years 1 Engaged in Office or Shop Work 8
TOTAL POPULATION 847 Engaged solely in Government Services -
    Farmers 1
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 258
  Mechanics -
Males catching and curing fish 258
Females engaged in curing fish 125
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining 1
Number employed in factories or workshops 3
Number of otherwise employed 11
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 239
Females Who Can Read 162
Males Who Can Write 140
Females Who Can Write 96
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 178
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 204
Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School -

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Saturday March 04, 2017 (Don Tate)
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