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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Twillingate

MORTON'S HARBOUR
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 11
STATISTICS
Males - Married 86
Females 1 yr and under 6 Females - Married 85
Males 1 - 2 years 9 Widowers 4
Females 1 - 2 years 9 Widows 3
Males 2 - 3 years 7 Births During Past 12 Months 18
Females 2 - 3 years 7 Deaths During Past 12 Months 15
Males 3 - 4 years 11 Marriages During Past 12 Months 1
Females 3 - 4 years 5      
Males 4 - 5 years 7
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 499
Females 4 - 5 years 10 Inhabitants Born In England 1
Males 5 - 10 years 31 Inhabitants Born In Ireland -
Females 5 - 10 years 39 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 32 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies -
Females 10 - 15 years 28 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others -
Males 15 - 20 years 25      
Females 15 - 20 years 38
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Males 20 - 25 years 27 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Females 20 - 25 years 26 Crippled And Disabled Paupers -
Males 25 - 30 years 14 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 15 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 14 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 12 Females - Deaf & Dumb 1
Males 35 - 40 years 9 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 6 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 11 Males Of Unsound Mind -
Females 40 - 45 years 17 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 15      
Females 45 - 50 years 9
RELIGION
Church of England 107
Males 50 - 55 years 9 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 9 Church of Rome 1
Males 55 - 60 years 11 Methodist 329
Females 55 - 60 years 4 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 5 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 2 Salvation Army 63
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 1 Teachers 1
Males 75 - 80 years - Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 1 Doctors -
Males 80+ years 1 Merchants & Traders 7
Females 80+ years 1 Engaged in Office or Shop Work -
TOTAL POPULATION 500 Engaged solely in Government Services -
    Farmers -
NOTES: Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 112
  Mechanics -
Males catching and curing fish 108
Females engaged in curing fish 96
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining 9
Number employed in factories or workshops -
Number of otherwise employed 16
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 149
Females Who Can Read 170
Males Who Can Write 119
Females Who Can Write 140
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 114
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 98
Children Who Live At Least 1-1/2 Miles From School -

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Wednesday March 01, 2017 (Don Tate)
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