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

POUCH COVE & POUCH COVE ROAD
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
   
Males 1 yr and under 13
STATISTICS
Males - Married 167
Females 1 yr and under 18 Females - Married 177
Males 1 - 2 years 16 Widowers 15
Females 1 - 2 years 16 Widows 24
Males 2 - 3 years 15 Births During Past 12 Months 34
Females 2 - 3 years 14 Deaths During Past 12 Months 21
Males 3 - 4 years 15 Marriages During Past 12 Months 4
Females 3 - 4 years 15      
Males 4 - 5 years 13
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 940
Females 4 - 5 years 20 Inhabitants Born In England 4
Males 5 - 10 years 59 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 3
Females 5 - 10 years 76 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 75 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies -
Females 10 - 15 years 42 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others 1
Males 15 - 20 years 52      
Females 15 - 20 years 54
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Males 20 - 25 years 42 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents -
Females 20 - 25 years 22 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 12
Males 25 - 30 years 19 Males - Deaf -
Females 25 - 30 years 27 Females - Deaf 1
Males 30 - 35 years 31 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 28 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 28 Males - Blind 1
Females 35 - 40 years 33 Females - Blind 1
Males 40 - 45 years 27 Males Of Unsound Mind 1
Females 40 - 45 years 13 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 18      
Females 45 - 50 years 16
RELIGION
Church of England 333
Males 50 - 55 years 16 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 19 Church of Rome 273
Males 55 - 60 years 16 Methodist 342
Females 55 - 60 years 12 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 7 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 9 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 11 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 7      
Males 70 - 75 years 3
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 1
Females 70 - 75 years 8 Teachers 3
Males 75 - 80 years 7 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 6 Doctors -
Males 80+ years 7 Merchants & Traders -
Females 80+ years 3 Engaged in Office or Shop Work -
TOTAL POPULATION 948 Engaged solely in Government Services -
    Farmers 3
NOTES
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 277
    Mechanics 1
    Males catching and curing fish 237
    Females engaged in curing fish 146
    Number engaged in lumbering -
    Number engaged in mining -
    Number employed in factories or workshops -
    Number of otherwise employed 1
         
   
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 249
    Females Who Can Read 317
    Males Who Can Write 183
    Females Who Can Write 136
    Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 174
    Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 232
    Children Who Live At Least 1-1/2 Miles From School 22

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

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