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Fortune 1857 Census

FORTUNE CENSUS - 1857 POPULATION - 421
   
Males Under 10 yrs 85
   
Females Under 10 yrs 63
   
Males 10 - 20 yrs 40
   
Females 10 - 20 yrs 48
   
Males 20 - 30 yrs 50
   
Females 20 - 30 yrs 38
   
Males 30 - 40 yrs 28
   
Females 30 - 40 yrs 16
   
Males 40 - 50 yrs 13
   
Females 40 - 50 yrs 9
   
Males 50 - 70 yrs 16
   
Females 50 - 70 yrs 10
   
Males 70 yrs & Up 2
   
Females 70 yrs & Up 3
   
Married Persons Male 65
   
Married Persons Female 65
   
Born in Newfoundland 394
   
Born in England 22
   
Born in Ireland 1
   
Born in U.S.A. 2
   
Church of England 3
   
Catholics 3
   
Wesleyan 415
   
Merchants 5
   
Catching Fish 111
   
Able-bodied Seamen 59
   
Churches - Wesleyan 1
   
Number of Homes 69
   
Number of Families 70
   
New Homes 6
   
Vacant Homes 5
   
Stores, Barns, Outhouses 46
   
Fishing Rooms 26
   
Widowers 3
   
Widows 3
   
Disabled 3
   
Blind Persons 2
   
Births Preceding Year 11
   
Deaths Preceding Year 3
   
Marriages Preceding Year 1
   
Vessels Built 7
   
Boats Built 7

Transcribed & Contributed by Donald R. Gorham, Tottenham, Ontario
Lake Family Historian, Fortune, Burin District, Newfoundland

Page Last Modified: Tuesday March 26, 2013 (Don Tate)
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