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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of St. John's East

PORTUGAL COVE & PORTUGAL COVE ROAD
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
   
Males 1 yr and under 19
STATISTICS
Males - Married 160
Females 1 yr and under 34 Females - Married 160
Males 1 - 2 years 15 Widowers 27
Females 1 - 2 years 19 Widows 36
Males 2 - 3 years 9 Births During Past 12 Months 42
Females 2 - 3 years 16 Deaths During Past 12 Months 12
Males 3 - 4 years 12 Marriages During Past 12 Months 3
Females 3 - 4 years 16     
Males 4 - 5 years 28
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 1013
Females 4 - 5 years 31 Inhabitants Born In England -
Males 5 - 10 years 52 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 6
Females 5 - 10 years 43 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 62 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 1
Females 10 - 15 years 44 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others 1
Males 15 - 20 years 43     
Females 15 - 20 years 52
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Males 20 - 25 years 53 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 2
Females 20 - 25 years 40 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 10
Males 25 - 30 years 35 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 23 Females - Deaf 1
Males 30 - 35 years 31 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 27 Females - Deaf & Dumb 1
Males 35 - 40 years 20 Males - Blind 1
Females 35 - 40 years 30 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 32 Males Of Unsound Mind 2
Females 40 - 45 years 22 Females Of Unsound Mind 4
Males 45 - 50 years 29     
Females 45 - 50 years 31
RELIGION
Church of England 498
Males 50 - 55 years 19 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 15 Church of Rome 365
Males 55 - 60 years 19 Methodist 158
Females 55 - 60 years 14 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 19 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 13 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 7 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 15     
Males 70 - 75 years 6
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 2
Females 70 - 75 years 6 Teachers 3
Males 75 - 80 years 7 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 5 Doctors -
Males 80+ years 6 Merchants & Traders 1
Females 80+ years 2 Engaged in Office or Shop Work -
TOTAL POPULATION 1021 Engaged solely in Government Services 1
    Farmers 48
NOTES
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 148
    Mechanics 4
    Males catching and curing fish 25
    Females engaged in curing fish 65
    Number engaged in lumbering -
    Number engaged in mining -
    Number employed in factories or workshops -
    Number of otherwise employed 86
        
   
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 251
    Females Who Can Read 239
    Males Who Can Write 171
    Females Who Can Write 172
    Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 143
    Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 29
    Children Who Live At Least 1-1/2 Miles From School 0

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Thursday February 23, 2017 (Don Tate)
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