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1857 NEWFOUNDLAND CENSUS - CONCEPTION BAY (SOUTH)
NOTE: This file extends far to the right.
Name of Settlements No. of Inhabitants Males under 10 years of age. Females under 10. Males from 10 to 20. Females from 10 to 20. Males from 20-30 Females from 20 to 30. Males from 30 to 40. Females from 34 to 40 Males from 40 to 50. Females from 40 to 50. Males above 50 to 70. Females above 50 to 70. Males from 70 and upwards. Females from 70 and upwards. Married Persons Male. Married Persons Female. Newfoundland England Ireland Scotland British Colonies Foreign or other States No. of Church of England No. of Church of Rome No. of Wesleyan Church No. of Kirk of Scotland No. of Free Kirk No. of Congregationalist Church No. of Baptist and other Denominations No. of Clergymen or Ministers No. of Doctors and Lawyers No. of Farmers No. of Mechanics No. of Merchants and Venders No. of Persons engaged in catching and curing Fish. No. of Can't Pick it Out No. of Persons engaged in Lumbering No. of Church of England No. of Church of Rome No. of Wesleyan Churches No. of Churches of otherDenominations No. of Schools in each Settlement No. of Children attending Schools How many inhabited Houses By how many families inhabited. Houses now building. Uninhabited houses. Stores, Barns, and Out-houses. Fishing Rooms in actual use. Can't Pick Out No. Of Men on board. Amount of tonnage engaged in the fisheries No. Of large boats from 4 to 15 qtls. No. Of large boats from 15 to 30 qtls. No. Of large boats from 30 qtls. Upward No. Of Nets and Seines Quantity of Cod Fish cured. Quantity of Salmon caught & cured Quantity of Herring cured. Quantity of other fish cured. Quantity of Oil distinguishing each kind. Quantity of Seals. No. of Seal Nets. No. of Acres of Dyke and other improved Lands, and average value. No. of Tons of Hay cut. No. of Bushels of Wheat and Barley raised. No. of Bushels of Oats raised. No. of Barrels of Potatoes raised. No. of Barrels of Turnips raised. Quantity of Timothy and Clover Seed raised. No. of Barrels of other Root Crops. No. of Neat Cattle No. of Milch Cows. No. of Horses. No. of Sheep. No. of Swine and Goats
Horse Cove 6 12 9 3 5 9 7 7 5 1 1 4 2 1 1 12 12 64   4       13 55                     50 17               15 17     14 17       3   15 363       300     132 204     311           24 4 5 16
Topsail 507 50 60 32 32 18 19 14 16 18 14 19 14 1   50 50 261 6 40       92 156 30             22 2 1 44 50     1 1   2 48 54 58 7   40 6       8   15 373       370     678 1641   250 1853 35       11 82 37 23 118
Chamberlain 137 27 30 17 19 7 7 6 5 5 6 6 4 1 1 19 19 128 2 5     2 127 10               2     50 19               20 21 3 1 10 12       4   8 457       417     78 10     652         2 10 5 16 46
Manuels 120 21 16 28 14 10 6 5 4 8 9 3 2     17 17 116   4       5 22                     37 24               17 18 2   9 9       1   6 403       303     87 15.33     544         5 14 4 20 36
Long Pond 231 34 43 30 23 23 9 14 13 14 16 8 5     30 30 221 5 2       200 22                     ?0 50   1       1 20 41 48 2 2 20 17       12   15 756       780     134 31.5     1072         7 15 18 42 78
Fox Trap 143 23 27 15 10 6 5 10 10 12 11 4 6 2 2 21 21 143           143                       50 30               26 27     3 16       8   74 375       375     60 11     432         1 5 6 18 41
Middle Bight 130 25 24 15 21 10 5 7 8 8 9 5 1   1 22 22 134 3         139             1         57 27           1 40 28 25 2 1 20 16     24 - 1 22 1524   139   201     62 21   32 820         1 10 9 20 53
Kelligrews 143 19 20 22 20 16 11 4 3 8 12 4 3 1 1 23 23 110 2 1       81 56                     51 25               24 27 1   9 9       5   3 211   5   214     74 39.5     600           11 8 13 47
Lower Gullies 78 12 13 7 12 8 3 4 4 3 4 3 3 1 1 10 10 72   6       35 43                     26 17               13 14 1   3 6       4   4 79       74     46 9   4 422           6 3 11 29
Upper Gullies 74 14 13 9 7 0 0 4 4 1 1 5 4     11 11 72 2         14                       28 15           1 22 18 12     7 8       2     211   13   20     80 7.5     251           3 4 10 10
Lance Cove 76 10 11 12 12 5 4 7 4 3 4 1 2 1   12 12 69 1 6       54 22                     51 16               14 11 1   3 5     25 4 1   713   12   71     80 1   2 307         1 6 1 3 22
Seals Cove 61 17 10 6 7 1 1 5 5 3 4 1 1     2 2 60 1         61                       20 10               20 9     3 5                     31     80 2     211         9 5   5 17
                                    321 1 30     3   364                     125 88               60 60 5 5 13 19                                                      
                                    * This row has 13, whereas all rows before has 12.                                                                                                                      

Transcribed & Contributed and transcribed by Susan Lawrence (2011))

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