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1901 Canadian Census
Individuals from Newfoundland
in Nova Scotia

(Sydney - The Pier)
Part 1 (pages 1 to 15)

Province/Territory:Nova Scotia
District Name:CAPE BRETON
District Number:28
Sub-district Name:Sydney (Town/Ville)
Sub-district Number:z-5
Schedule:1
Reference:RG31 , Statistics Canada
Microfilm Reel Number:T-6448

Line Dwelling House Family or House-Hold Name of each person in family or household on 31st March, 1901. Sex Color Relationship to head of family or household Single, married, widowed or divorced. Month and date of birth. Year of birth. Age at last birthday. Country or Place of Birth Year of Immigration Racial or Tribal Origin Nationality Religion Profession Occupation, Trade or means of living for each person Earnings from Occupation or Trade
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1 1 1 OMara William M W Head M Aug 1869 31 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath Bricklayer $24.00
2     OMara Clara F W Wife M Sep 15 1870 30 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath    
3     OMara Margeret H. F W Daughter S Jan 22 1891 10 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath    
4     OMara James M W Son S Jul 19 1894 6 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath    
5     OMara Walter M W Son S Jun 7 1898 2 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath    
6     OMara Willie M W Son S Aug 12 1900 08/12/2004 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath    
11 2 2 Forroster James M W Boarder S Nov 1875 25 Nfld 1899 English   Presby Lab $8.00
12     King Ben M W Boarder S Mar 1878 23 Nfld 1899 English   Presby Laborer  
13     Connol Ned M W Boarder S Oct 1863 37 Nfld 1899 Irish   R Cath Laborer  
35 5 5 Callahan Edward M W Head W Jul 6 1844 56 Belle Ile 1845 Irish Canadian R Cath ShoeMaker  
36   5 Callahan Ellen F W Daughter S Mar 20 1881 20 Nfld 1900 Irish   R Cath    
37   5 Lynch Michael M W Boarder S Jan 14 1879 22 Nfld 1899 Irish   R Cath Lab  
38   5 Fahey James M W Boarder S Oct 20 1876 24 Nfld 1900 Irish   R Cath Lab  
39   5 Mulchay Michael M W Boarder S Aug 27 1874 26 Nfld 1900 Irish   R Cath Carpenter $10.00
40 6 6 Saunders John M W Head M Feb 1848 53 Nfld 1900 English   R Cath Carpenter $10.00
41   6 Saunders Johanna F W Wife M Feb 1852 49 Nfld 1900 English   R Cath    
42   6 Saunders Harry M W Son S Jan 1878 23 Nfld 1900 English   R Cath Carpenter $10.00
43   6 Saunders Maggie F W Daughter S May 10 1877 24 Nfld 1900 English   R Cath    
44   6 Saunders Bride F W Daughter S Nov 27 1880 20 Nfld 1900 English   R Cath    
45   6 Saunders Josephine F W Daughter S Oct 2 1882 18 Nfld 1900 English   R Cath    
48   6 Vinaham John M W Boarder S Feb 7 1880 21 Nfld 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng Brakeman  
49   6 Grace James M W Boarder S   1880 21 Nfld 1898 English Canadian R Cath Lab $8.00
50   6 Morgan Lowe M W Boarder S   1879 23 Nfld 1898 English Canadian Ch of Eng Sailor  
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20 9 9 Mulchay Alice F W Domestic S Aug 12 1878 22 Nfld 1901 not given Canadian R Cath    
42 13 13 Jeans John M W Head M Feb 28 1872 29 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath B Smith $12.00
43     Jeans Catherine F W Wife M Sep 22 1874 26 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath    
44     Eden John M W Boarder S Dec 1876 24 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath Laborer $8.50
45 13 14 Rush William M W Head M Feb 3 1861 40 Nfld 1899 English NFLD R Cath Mason $22.00
46     Rush Mary E. F W Daughter S Sept 9 1882 18 Nfld 1899 English NFLD R Cath Housekeeper  
47     Rush Bride F W Daughter S May 9 1884 17 Nfld 1899 English NFLD R Cath    
48     Rush Alexander M W Son S Jun 24 1887 13 Nfld 1899 English NFLD R Cath    
49     James W. M W Son S Jan 12 1889 12 Nfld 1899 English NFLD R Cath    
50     Rush Cornlios M W Son S Jun 6 1890 10 Nfld 1899 English NFLD R Cath    
PAGE 3
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1 13 14 Thompson Michael M W Boarder S Aug 8 1873 27 Nfld 1899 English Canadian R Cath Lab  
2     Wall Garrot M W Boarder S Nov 1876 24 Nfld 1899 English Canadian R Cath Laborer  
3     Murner James M W Boarder S Feb 1866 35 Nfld 1899 English Canadian R Cath Laborer  
4     Hoddor David M W Boarder M Mar 1869 32 Nfld 1899 English Canadian R Cath Laborer  
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15 25 26 Wier William T. M W Head M Jun 21 1858 43 Nfld 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng Carpenter  
16     Wier Eliza F W Wife M Jan 23 1860 41 England 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng    
17     Wier Isabell F W Daughter S Jan 28 1879 22 Nfld 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng DressMaker  
18     Wier Elsie F W Daughter S Aug 18 1885 15 Nfld 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng    
19     Wier Edith F W Daughter S May 16 1893 8 Nfld 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng    
PAGE 5
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40 39 40 Cameron Martin M W Head M Mar 3 1867 34 NS   Scotch Canadian Ch of Eng Fireman  
41     Cameron Emma F W Wife M Nov 6 1866 34 Nfld 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng    
42     Cameron Jennie R. F W Daughter S Feb 26 1895 6 USA 1899 Scotch Canadian Ch of Eng    
43     Cameron George A. M W Son S May 8 1896 5 USA 1899 Scotch Canadian Ch of Eng    
44     Cameron Freda B. F W Daughter S Feb 5 1898 3 USA 1899 Scotch Canadian Ch of Eng    
45     Cameron John R. M W Son S Aug 5 1899 1 Sy CB   Scotch Canadian Ch of Eng    
46     Herold Loyel M W Boarder S Jul 1880 20 Nfld 1898 English Canadian Ch of Eng Laborer  
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15 43 44 Reed Elie M W Boarder M Aug 1873 27 Nfld 1900 English   Meth Iron Worker  
16   44 Edwards William M W Boarder M Nov 1870 30 Nfld 1901 English   Ch of Eng Iron Builder  
17   44 Spooner James M W Boarder S Feb 1875 26 Nfld 1900 English   Meth Iron Builder  
19 44 45 Landrigan Simon M W Head M   1860 41 Nfld 1898 Irish Canadian R Cath GateKeeper  
20     Landrigan Elizebeth F W Wife M May 3 1861 40 Nfld 1898 Irish Canadian R Cath Boarding House Keeper  
21     Landrigan James M W Son S Apr 1 1883 18 Nfld 1898 Irish Canadian R Cath Laborer  
22     Landrigan Agusten M W Son S May 20 1884 17 Nfld 1898 Irish Canadian R Cath Laborer  
23     Praea Alfred M W Boarder M   1851 50 Nfld 1898 Irish Canadian R Cath Laborer  
25 45 46 Pike Robert B. M W Head M Jul 15 1872 29 Nfld 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng Carpenter  
26     Pike Jennie F W Wife M Mar 1 1872 29 Nfld 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng    
27     Jower Julie F W Domestic S   1883 17 Nfld 1899 English Canadian Ch of Eng Domestic  
35 46 47 Moore John D. M W Boarder M Aug 8 1880 20 C Br   Scotch Canadian Presby Checkman  
36     Moore Alice F W Boarder M Mar 14 1878 22 Nfld 1900 English Canadian Presby    
43 47 48 Penny John M W Boarder M Aug 20 1871 29 Nfld 1901 English Canadian Presby Carpenter  
46     Penny Collin M W Boarder S   1876 24 Nfld 1900 English Canadian Ch of Eng Laborer  
47     Barnes Herbert M W Boarder S     23 Nfld 1900 English Canadian Ch of Eng Laborer  
48 47 49 Cuddhy Mary F W Head W Oct 29 1852 49 St Nfld 1901 Irish Canadian R Cath Housekeeper  
49     Cuddhy Mary F W Daughter S Jul 23 1877 23 Nfld 1901 Irish Canadian R Cath    
50     Cuddhy Walter M W Son S Jul 22 1879 21 Nfld 1901 Irish Canadian R Cath Laborer  
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1 47 49 Cuddhy Katie F W Daughter S Oct 12 1882 18 St Nfld 1900 Irish Canadian R Cath    
2     Cuddhy Thomas M W Son S Feb 20 1884 17 St Nfld 1900 Irish Canadian R Cath    
3     Cuddhy Alice F W Daughter S Aug 10 1886 14 Nfld 1900 Irish Canadian R Cath    
4 48 50 Drodge John M W Head M Aug 1864 36 Nfld 1900 English Canadian Meth Mine Laborer  
5     Drodge Amelia F W Wife M Aug 10 1877 23 Nfld 1900 English Canadian Meth    
6     Drodge Eliza F W Daughter S Sep 10 1889 11 Nfld 1900 English Canadian Meth    
7     Drodge Annie May F W Daughter S Aug 1 1891 9 NS   English Canadian Meth    
8     Drodge Willie J. M W Son S Feb 28 1893 8 NS   English Canadian Meth    
9     Drodge Lemetha F W Daughter S Jul 27 1895 5 NS   English Canadian Meth    
10     Drodge Malcolm M W Son S Jan 13 1900 1 NS   English Canadian Meth    
28 51 53 Fewer Martin M W Head S Nov 1876 24 Nfld 1901 English NFLD R Cath   $8.40
29     Fewer Richard M W Boarder S   1883 17 Nfld 1901 English NFLD R Cath   $8.40
30     Fewer Richard J. M W Boarder S   1881 19 Nfld 1901 English NFLD R Cath   $8.40
31     Hickey Micheal M W Boarder S Mar 2 1883 18 Nfld 1901 English NFLD R Cath   $8.40
32     Welch Dennis M W Boarder S   1879 21 Nfld 1901 English NFLD R Cath    
35 52 54 Fewer Patrick M W Boarder S Jan 5 1879 21 Nfld 1900 English Canadian R Cath Laborer $8.40
36     Cormer Micheal M W Boarder S Apr 20 1882 19 Nfld 1900 English Canadian R Cath Laborer $8.40
37     Corbet Walter M W Boarder S Aug 1883 18 Nfld 1900 English Canadian R Cath Laborer $8.40
38     Quinlin Patrick M W Boarder S Jan 9 1883 18 Nfld 1900 English Canadian R Cath Laborer $8.40
39     Penny William M W Boarder S Nov 3 1876 24 Nfld 1900 English Canadian R Cath Laborer $8.40
40     Corbet John M W Boarder S Nov 20 1878 22 Nfld 1900 English Canadian R Cath Laborer $8.40
41     Corbet Thomas M W Boarder S Nov 15 1880 20 Nfld 1900 English Canadian R Cath Laborer $8.40
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22 57 59 Landrigan George M W Head M Aug 26 1858 42 Nfld 1892 English NFLD Ch of Eng Laborer  
23     Landrigan Esedona F W Wife M Nov 14 1863 37 Nfld 1892 English NFLD Ch of Eng    
24     Landrigan Thomas M W Son S Aug 24 1888 12 Nfld 1892 English NFLD Ch of Eng    
25     Landrigan Sarah F W Daughter S Nov 14 1893 7 Sy C Br   English NFLD Ch of Eng    
26     Landrigan Roseley F W Daughter S Apr 10 1900 1 Sy C Br   English NFLD Ch of Eng    
41 60 62 McKay Andrew M W Head M Jan 1875 26 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath Clerk $80.00
42     McKay Lizzie F W Wife M Nov 30 1875 25 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath    
43 61 63 Coombs Joseph M W Head S Oct 16 1874 26 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Ch of Eng Lab  
44     Brabry William M W Lodger S   1877 23 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Ch of Eng Laborer  
45     Mercier? Archie M W Lodger S     26 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Ch of Eng    
46     Mercier Joseph M W Lodger S     23 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Ch of Eng Laborer  
47     Mercier Fenwick M W Lodger S     25 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Ch of Eng Laborer  
48     Newman Archie M W Lodger S     26 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Ch of Eng Laborer  
PAGE 9
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4 62 64 Mercier William M W Head M Feb 17 1865 35 Nfld 1901 French NFLD R Cath Lab  
5     Mercier Ellen F W Wife M May 10 1874 27 Nfld 1901 French NFLD R Cath    
6     Mercier Walter M W Boarder S   1878 22 Nfld 1901 French NFLD R Cath    
7     Mercier William M W Boarder S   1876 24 Nfld 1901 French NFLD R Cath    
8 63 65 Day Thomas M W Head M Jan 3 1850 51 Nfld 1875 English Canadian Presby Fisherman  
9     Day Susanna F W Wife M Nov 10 1865 45 Nfld 1875 English Canadian Presby    
10     Day Emma F W Daughter S Oct 9 1877 23 Vc C Br   English Canadian Presby    
11     Day John M W Son S Apr 28 1878 22 Vc C Br   English Canadian Presby Coal Shipper $9.00
12     Day Leah F W Daughter S Aug 12 1881 19 Vc C Br   English Canadian Presby    
13     Day Edgar M W Son S May 10 1890 11 Vc C Br   English Canadian Presby    
14     Day Rufus M W Son S Feb 10 1893 8 Vc C Br   English Canadian Presby    
15     Day Willie M W Son S Mar 12 1894 3 Vc C Br   English Canadian Presby    
16     Thomas George M W Boarder S   1865 45 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Meth Laborer  
PAGE 10
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14 70 73 Martin Joseph M W Head M Jun 4 1860 40 Nfld 1900 English Nfld Ch of Eng Engineer  
15     Martin Dinah F W Wife M Aug 4 1870 30 Nfld 1900 English Nfld Ch of Eng    
PAGE 11
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9 76 80 Buffet Edward M W Lodger S   1873 28 Nfld 1899 English NFLD Meth Engineer  
13 78 82 Strickland Edward M W Head M Jun 27 1877 23 Nfld 1877 English Canadian Meth Laborer $10.00
14     Strickland Mary F W Wife M Jul 12 1878 22 CB   Scotch Canadian Meth    
15     Strickland Stanley C. M W Son S Jun 4 1898 2 CB   English Canadian Meth    
16     Strickland Oscar M W Son S Aug 17 1900   CB   English Canadian Meth    
24 80 84 Mulchay T.J. M W Head M Dec 25 1868 32 Nfld 1891 English NFLD R Cath Coo?k  
27     Butt William M W Boarder M Nov 18 1871 29 Nfld 1901 English NFLD Meth Coal Shipper $9.00
28     Butt Edgar M W Boarder M Nov 3 1862 38 Nfld 1901 English NFLD Meth Coal Shipper  
29     Snow Adam M W Boarder M Feb 9 1866 35 Nfld 1901 English NFLD Ch of Eng Coal Shipper  
PAGE 12
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1 86 90 McAlpine D.G. M W Head M Feb 19 1864 37 Ch N. B.   English Canadian Presby Engineer  
2     McAlpine May F W Wife M Dec 12 1872 28 Nfld 1892 English Canadian Presby    
3     McAlpine Muriel F W Daughter S Apr 2 1895 6 Mon?   English Canadian Presby    
4     McAlpine Arnold M W Son S Feb 7 1897 4 Sy CB   English Canadian Presby    
5     McAlpine Jessie F W Daughter S Oct 30 1899 1 Sy CB   English Canadian Presby    
6     Barrett Alice F W Domestic S Jan 1877 24 Nfld 1899 English NFLD Presby    
7 87 91 McNamara John M W Head M Apr 27 1860 31 CB   Irish Canadian R Cath Paymaster  
8     McNamara Philomena F W Wife M Aug 17 1869 31 Nfld 1892 Irish Canadian R Cath    
9     McNamara Genevive F W Daughter S Feb 10 1895 6 CB   Irish Canadian R Cath    
10     McNamara Ralph M W Son S Dec 23 1896 4 CB   Irish Canadian R Cath    
11     McNamara Clare F W Daughter S Jul 15 1898 2 CB   Irish Canadian R Cath    
12     McNamara Philomena F W Daughter S Mar 23 1900 1 CB   Irish Canadian R Cath    
13     Marshall Isabel F W Daughter S Aug 27 1888 12 Nfld 1900 Irish Canadian R Cath    
14     Kelly Marrion F W Daughter S Dec 27 1879 21 Nfld 1892 Irish Canadian R Cath    
39 92 96 Dinn? Patrick M W Boarder S Dec 5 1878 22 Nfld 1899 English Canadian R Cath Coal Shipper $9.00
41 93 97 Reelis Andrew M W Head M May 22 1874 37 England 1901 English NFLD R Cath Engineer $12.00
42     Reelis Ellen F W Wife M May 20 1871 30 Nfld 1901 Irish NFLD R Cath    
43     Reelis Charlie M W Son S Oct 5 1891 9 Nfld 1901 English NFLD R Cath    
44     Reelis Isabella F W Daughter S Dec 29 1896 4 Nfld 1901 English NFLD R Cath    
PAGE 13
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37 98 103 Emanuel Wells M W Head M Feb 12 1872 29 Nfld 1889 English Canadian Ch of Eng Laborer  
38     Emanuel Hattie F W Wife M Aug 4 1880 20 Nfld 1885 English Canadian Ch of Eng    
49 100 105 Bransfield B. M W Boarder S Oct 10 1877 23 Nfld 1900 English NFLD R Cath Laborer  
50     Jollohare? Mick M W Boarder S Jun 30 1872 23 Nfld 1899 English NFLD R Cath Coal Shipper  
PAGE 14
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43 105 110 Austin Jeslie M W Boarder S   1873 27 Nfld 1900 English   Meth Plummer  
44     Austin William M W Boarder S   1860 31 Nfld 1900 English   Meth Sailor  
45     Brown Jeo M W Boarder S Sep 25 1871 29 Nfld 1900 English   R Cath Laborer  
46     Dunavin? Jim M W Boarder S   1874 26 Nfld 1900 Irish   R Cath Laborer  
                                   
PAGE 15
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15 107 112 Houston Peter M W Boarder S   1876 24 Nfld 1900   Canadian R Cath Laborer  
16 108 113 Penny James M W Head M Dec 18 1868 32 PEI   English Canadian Bapt Engineer  
17     Penny Jane F W Wife M Oct 2 1871 29 Nfld 1881 English Canadian Bapt    
18     Penny Warren M W Son S Jul 2 1891 9 Pc NS   English Canadian Bapt    
19     Penny Minnie F W Daughter S Apr 25 1896 5 Pc NS   English Canadian Bapt    
20     Penny Beatrice F W Daughter S Aug 4 1897 3 Pc NS   English Canadian Bapt    
21     Penny Vincent M W Son S Sep 14 1899 1 Pc NS   English Canadian Bapt    
23 109 114 Rodgers James M W Head M Nov 1855 45 Nfld 1901 English NFLD R Cath Lab  
24     Battler Robert M W Boarder S Apr 14 1874 26 Nfld 1901 Irish NFLD R Cath Laborer  
25     Murphy William M W Boarder S   1873 27 Nfld 1900 Irish NFLD R Cath Laborer  
26     Hannen John M W Boarder S   1883 17 Nfld 1900 Irish NFLD R Cath Laborer  
27     Harvay Howard M W Boarder M   1865 35 Nfld 1900 Irish NFLD Presbt Carpenter  
28 110 115 Curby Eli M W Head M   1860 40 Nfld 1900 Irish NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
29     Curby John M W Boarder M Feb 1861 40 Nfld 1900 Irish NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
30     Butt William M W Boarder S   1882 18 Nfld 1900 Irish NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
31     Curby William M W Boarder S   1881 19 Nfld 1900 Irish NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
32     Curby Joseph M W Boarder S Nov 1883 17 Nfld 1900 Irish NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
33     Pottle Arthur M W Boarder S Mar 1885 16 Nfld 1900 Irish NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
34 111 116 Chapell Arthur M W Head S   1878 22 Nfld 1899 English NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
35     Sommens Peter M W Boarder M Aug 1844 56 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
36     Wells Arthur M W Boarder S   1881 19 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
37     Ridout Arthur M W Boarder S   1881 19 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Ch of Eng Laborer $10.00
38 112 117 Butt Martin M W Head M Dec 12 1872 28 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Ch of Eng Laborer $10.00
39     Dier? Robert M W Boarder M Sep 28 1873 27 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
40     Curby Joseph M W Boarder M Aug 20 1870 30 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
41     Penny Nicholis M W Boarder S May 24 1883 18 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
42     Butt William M W Boarder S   1878 22 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
43     Butt Edward M W Boarder M Oct 1862 38 Nfld 1900 English NFLD Meth Laborer $10.00
50 113 118 Russell William M W Boarder S Apr 15 1880 21 Nfld 1890 English NFLD Ch of Eng Coal Shipper $9.50

Data Omitted Above
Column Description
5 Race
18-25 Items relating to Principal Profession and Wage Earner Statistics
27-34 Items relating to Education, Language and Infirmities

Transcribed and Contributed by Jeri Keough (October 2004)

Page Revised by Craig Peterman (Tuesday February 19, 2013)

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