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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Harbour Main

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 12
STATISTICS
Males - Married 64
Females 1 yr and under 3 Females - Married 64
Males 1 - 2 years 9 Widowers 4
Females 1 - 2 years 6 Widows 9
Males 2 - 3 years 4 Births During Past 12 Months 14
Females 2 - 3 years 4 Deaths During Past 12 Months 8
Males 3 - 4 years 6 Marriages During Past 12 Months 2
Females 3 - 4 years 7      
Males 4 - 5 years 4
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 380
Females 4 - 5 years 6 Inhabitants Born In England 3
Males 5 - 10 years 28 Inhabitants Born In Ireland 2
Females 5 - 10 years 21 Inhabitants Born In Scotland 0
Males 10 - 15 years 18 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 0
Females 10 - 15 years 31 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others 0
Males 15 - 20 years 15      
Females 15 - 20 years 20
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Males 20 - 25 years 13 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 2
Females 20 - 25 years 14 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 0
Males 25 - 30 years 13 Males - Deaf 0
Females 25 - 30 years 11 Females - Deaf 0
Males 30 - 35 years 10 Males - Deaf & Dumb 0
Females 30 - 35 years 15 Females - Deaf & Dumb 0
Males 35 - 40 years 15 Males - Blind 0
Females 35 - 40 years 10 Females - Blind 0
Males 40 - 45 years 14 Males Of Unsound Mind 1
Females 40 - 45 years 10 Females Of Unsound Mind 0
Males 45 - 50 years 4      
Females 45 - 50 years 10
RELIGION
Church of England 140
Males 50 - 55 years 7 Reformed Church of England 0
Females 50 - 55 years 5 Church of Rome 149
Males 55 - 60 years 5 Methodist 96
Females 55 - 60 years 7 Presbyterian 0
Males 60 - 65 years 4 Congregationalist 0
Females 60 - 65 years 3 Salvation Army 0
Males 65 - 70 years 4 Baptist & Others 0
Females 65 - 70 years 2      
Males 70 - 75 years 3
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 3
Females 70 - 75 years 3 Teachers 3
Males 75 - 80 years 0 Lawyers 0
Females 75 - 80 years 1 Doctors 0
Males 80+ years 3 Merchants & Traders 1
Females 80+ years 3 Engaged in Office or Shop Work 1
TOTAL POPULATION 383 Engaged solely in Government Services 4
    Farmers 39
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 12
Transcriber's Note: Total Population Recorded As Being 385, However Numbers Only Total 383. Mechanics 4
    Males catching and curing fish 1
    Females engaged in curing fish 0
    Number engaged in lumbering 0
    Number engaged in mining 0
    Number employed in factories or workshops 0
    Number of otherwise employed 8
         
   
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 116
    Females Who Can Read 135
    Males Who Can Write 98
    Females Who Can Write 115
    Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 96
    Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 23
    Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School 0

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Thursday March 16, 2017 (Don Tate)
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