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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Twillingate

PELLEY'S ISLAND
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 5
STATISTICS
Males - Married 84
Females 1 yr and under 8 Females - Married 67
Males 1 - 2 years 10 Widowers 3
Females 1 - 2 years 11 Widows 4
Males 2 - 3 years 3 Births During Past 12 Months 7
Females 2 - 3 years 9 Deaths During Past 12 Months 8
Males 3 - 4 years 10 Marriages During Past 12 Months 3
Females 3 - 4 years 9      
Males 4 - 5 years 8
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 401
Females 4 - 5 years 3 Inhabitants Born In England 2
Males 5 - 10 years 32 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 1
Females 5 - 10 years 23 Inhabitants Born In Scotland 1
Males 10 - 15 years 16 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 3
Females 10 - 15 years 15 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others 3
Males 15 - 20 years 22      
Females 15 - 20 years 24
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Males 20 - 25 years 18 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Females 20 - 25 years 21 Crippled And Disabled Paupers -
Males 25 - 30 years 23 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 19 Females - Deaf -
Males 30 - 35 years 20 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 14 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 19 Males - Blind -
Females 35 - 40 years 12 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 19 Males Of Unsound Mind -
Females 40 - 45 years 10 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 6      
Females 45 - 50 years 5
RELIGION
Church of England 60
Males 50 - 55 years 4 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years - Church of Rome 112
Males 55 - 60 years 3 Methodist 153
Females 55 - 60 years - Presbyterian 1
Males 60 - 65 years 3 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 3 Salvation Army 85
Males 65 - 70 years 1 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 2      
Males 70 - 75 years 1
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers -
Females 70 - 75 years - Teachers 1
Males 75 - 80 years - Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years - Doctors -
Males 80+ years - Merchants & Traders 1
Females 80+ years - Engaged in Office or Shop Work 6
TOTAL POPULATION 411 Engaged solely in Government Services -
    Farmers -
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 2
  Mechanics 10
Males catching and curing fish 4
Females engaged in curing fish 3
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining 86
Number employed in factories or workshops -
Number of otherwise employed 32
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 94
Females Who Can Read 83
Males Who Can Write 69
Females Who Can Write 51
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 52
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 38
Children Who Live At Least 1-1/2 Miles From School 9

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

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