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Census Of Newfoundland And Labrador 1891
District of Bay de Verde

WESTERN BAY
 

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

POPULATION
AREAS
DESCRIPTION
#
Males 1 yr and under 26
STATISTICS
Males - Married 181
Females 1 yr and under 9 Females - Married 203
Males 1 - 2 years 15 Widowers 12
Females 1 - 2 years 23 Widows 35
Males 2 - 3 years 19 Births During Past 12 Months 34
Females 2 - 3 years 12 Deaths During Past 12 Months 16
Males 3 - 4 years 15 Marriages During Past 12 Months 2
Females 3 - 4 years 9      
Males 4 - 5 years 16
NATIONALITY
Inhabitants Born In Newfoundland 1038
Females 4 - 5 years 23 Inhabitants Born In England 3
Males 5 - 10 years 82 Inhabitants Born In Ireland -
Females 5 - 10 years 75 Inhabitants Born In Scotland -
Males 10 - 15 years 65 Inhabitants Born In British Colonies 2
Females 10 - 15 years 58 Inhabitants Born In Foreign & Others -
Males 15 - 20 years 53      
Females 15 - 20 years 58
ORPHANS / HANDICAPPED
Males Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 2
Males 20 - 25 years 33 Females Under 15 Bereft Of 2 Parents 1
Females 20 - 25 years 33 Crippled And Disabled Paupers 22
Males 25 - 30 years 35 Males - Deaf 1
Females 25 - 30 years 38 Females - Deaf 1
Males 30 - 35 years 34 Males - Deaf & Dumb -
Females 30 - 35 years 23 Females - Deaf & Dumb -
Males 35 - 40 years 32 Males - Blind 1
Females 35 - 40 years 38 Females - Blind -
Males 40 - 45 years 21 Males Of Unsound Mind -
Females 40 - 45 years 20 Females Of Unsound Mind -
Males 45 - 50 years 30      
Females 45 - 50 years 14
RELIGION
Church of England -
Males 50 - 55 years 19 Reformed Church of England -
Females 50 - 55 years 14 Church of Rome 211
Males 55 - 60 years 11 Methodist 832
Females 55 - 60 years 15 Presbyterian -
Males 60 - 65 years 16 Congregationalist -
Females 60 - 65 years 14 Salvation Army -
Males 65 - 70 years 7 Baptist & Others -
Females 65 - 70 years 14      
Males 70 - 75 years 5
TRADES / OCCUPATION
Clergymen / Ministers 1
Females 70 - 75 years 7 Teachers 3
Males 75 - 80 years 3 Lawyers -
Females 75 - 80 years 1 Doctors 1
Males 80+ years 3 Merchants & Traders 4
Females 80+ years 5 Engaged in Office or Shop Work 4
TOTAL POPULATION 1043 Engaged solely in Government Services 2
    Farmers 1
NOTES:
Fishermen & Others who cultivate land 371
  Mechanics -
Males catching and curing fish 284
Females engaged in curing fish -
Number engaged in lumbering -
Number engaged in mining -
Number employed in factories or workshops -
Number of otherwise employed 105
     
LITERACY
Males Who Can Read 282
Females Who Can Read 233
Males Who Can Write 213
Females Who Can Write 169
Children Under 15 Who Have Attended School In The Last Year 199
Children Under 15 Who Have Not Attended School In The Last Year 247
Children Who Live At Least 1.5 Miles From School -

Contributed and Transcribed by Terry Alexander (2017)

Page Last Modified: Saturday March 04, 2017 (Don Tate)
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