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1698 NEWFOUNDLAND CENSUS
1698 Residents of Pliasance on the Island of Newfoundland
|Quarter du Fort||2||7||7||14||1||1||2||1||4||5||23||2||12||182||163|
|Quarter de la Gde. Grave||18||60||38||98||17||15||4||2||39||21|
|Quarter de la Pte. Verde||4||11||8||19||3||3||2||6||5|
|Quart. De la Gde. Grave||8||16||20||36||7||7||1||1||8||12|
|Quart de la Marquise||1||2||2||4||2||2|
|Quart de la Pte. Grave||5||7||10||17||5||4||2||6|
|NOTE: This census was compiled in Paris. The settlement of Beaubassin, In Acadia, was sacked and burned in 1698. The English population of Nefoundland, according to the work called The British Empire in America (edition of 1744, Vol 1., p. 14), was estimated in 1695 to be 1500 souls.|
Transcribed & Contributed and transcribed by Don Tate (2009)Page Last Modified: Tuesday March 26, 2013 (Don Tate)
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