South Gower 1846 Census

Return to the South Gower census index
A list of inhabitants in the Township of South Gower taken in 1846
This census also contains an extensive list of statistical information. The specific details have not been transcibed in this summary but is available in the images. Refer to the detailed list of statistical information at the bottom of this page.
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Heads of families Males Females Page Line Image Link
Lastname Firstname Over 16 Under 16 Over 16 Under 16
Adams John         02 08 2
Adams Joseph 2 5 3 1 02 09 2
Adams William 4 3 3 2 02 07 2
Aikin James 1 5 1 3 04 17 4
Albrant Francis 1   1   03 07 3
Allen Thadeus 1   1 1 05 13 5
Anderson Joseph 1 5 3   03 02 3
Archibald John S. 2 1 2   02 04 2
Beach Alvin         02 15 2
Beach Benjamin 1 2 2 2 04 16 4
Beach William 4 2 2   03 05 3
Beard James 1 1 1   03 19 3
Belrose John 1 4 1 2 02 18 2
Bennett William 1 3 1 3 04 09 4
Bower William 4 1 3   06 18 6
Buchanan William 1 2 2   06 11 6
Buchannan Alexander         03 22 3
Buchannan William 2   2 1 03 21 3
Byce John 2 1 2 1 06 08 6
Christie Alexander 2   3   04 19 4
Christie James 1 1 1 1 05 08 5
Christie Rachael   4 1   04 05 4
Coleman John 1 1 3   05 19 5
Coleman Robert 4   2 2 05 05 5
Connor Dennis 3 1 1 2 05 20 5
Cumming John 2 2 2   03 12 3
Cumming Peter         03 10 3
Deacon Michael 1       04 10 4
Dulmage John 2 1 2 4 03 03 3
Dunlop Samuel 2 3 2   03 04 3
Eagaar James Jun 3 3 1 2 02 02 2
Ervens John 1 2 1 3 06 07 6
Fenton Nathaniel         04 11 4
Fraser William N. 1 1 1 5 02 06 2
Froom Philena 2 3 2 4 05 21 5
Gennisin Rueben         03 18 3
Gore John 1 3 1 4 03 14 3
Goreham Philo 2 3 2 3 02 03 2
Grant Alexander 1 1 1 2 02 14 2
Grant Allen 1 2 1 1 05 18 5
Grant John 2 1 2 3 02 16 2
Grant Lewis 1 3 1   02 13 2
Gray John 3 1 2 6 06 20 6
Hagerman Henery L. 1 1 1 2 05 03 5
Hickmott William 1 2 2 2 04 08 4
Hunter Samuel 4 2 3 2 02 12 2
Hutchins Joshua 1 1 1 1 03 15 3
Keiffe Ellen   2 1 1 06 04 6
Kenedy George 1 2 1   06 16 6
Kirkwood Robert 2   2   04 15 4
Lalonge Peter 1 1 1 4 03 13 3
Leeming Joseph         03 17 3
Long Joseph 2 3 1 1 06 05 6
Main John 1 2 1   04 01 4
Martin Hugh 1 3 1   05 02 5
McCann Hugh C. 1   1   02 10 2
McCargar Alexander 1 1 1 1 06 13 6
McCargar George 1 2 1 2 04 13 4
McCargar Milo 2 2 3 1 06 12 6
McCargar Philander 3 3 5 2 04 12 4
McCleland John 1 1 1 1 02 05 2
McDowell William 3   3   04 14 4
McErven John 1 4 1 3 05 04 5
McFadden John 1 4 2   06 09 6
McGowan James 1 1 1 2 04 06 4
McKay Thomas 5 3 2 3 05 17 5
McLeese Patrick 1 4 1 5 05 06 5
McVeney James 2 1 2   03 20 3
Megee Robert 1   1 3 06 19 6
Moses James         06 10 6
Moses William 1   2 2 02 01 2
Murray Thomas 1 1 1 1 06 06 6
Paine Jonathan 1 2 1   04 04 4
Parkinson Alexander         03 23 3
Pelton Elijah 3 5 3 2 03 16 3
Pelton Phinehas 3 3 3 1 04 18 4
Proctor Isaac 1 1 1   05 14 5
Rath William 1 2 1 2 03 06 3
Raymond Richard 1   1 1 03 09 3
Reid Dorothy 1 2 4 6 05 07 5
Robson William 1 2 1 2 05 12 5
Rutherford Alexander 2   1   05 15 5
Rutherford Robert 2 3 1 7 05 16 5
Sellick Joseph 1 4 1 1 04 07 4
Shaver Nicholas J. 2 2 3 1 02 11 2
Shaw William 1 4 1 1 03 11 3
Shepard Joseph 2   1   06 17 6
Shiach David 1 1 1 4 03 08 3
Shinett Baptiste 1   1   02 17 2
Smith David 2 4 3 1 03 01 3
Smith John 2 4 3 1 02 19 2
Smith William 1 1 1   02 20 2
Snyder John 1 2 2 2 05 11 5
Snyder John Junr 1 2 1 1 05 10 5
Snyder John Senr 1   1 1 05 09 5
Spencer John 1 5 1 2 04 03 4
Thompson William 1   4 6 05 01 5
Todd John         06 01 6
Turpin John 2       06 03 6
Waugh Samuel         06 02 6
Whitney Emery 1 2 2 4 04 02 4
Willson Samuel         06 15 6
Wilson James 2   2 2 06 14 6
Calculated Totals 608 145 168 150 145      
Column Description
1 No. of acres of land - uncultivated
2 No. of acres of land - cultivated
3 No. of lot, or other designation
4 Number of concession, or other description
9 Total number of persons resident in each family
10 Squared or  hewed timber on two sides, one story
11 Additional fire places
12 Framed under two stories
13 Additional fire places
14 Squared timber two stories
15 Additional fire places
16 Brick or stone of one story with not more than two fire places
17 Additional fire places
18 Framed brick or stone of two stories with not more than two fire places
19 Additional fire places
20 Wrought by water with one pair of stories
21 Additional pair of stories
22 Saw Mills
23 Merchant Shops
24 Store Houses
25 Store Houses for covering Men for hire or grain
26 Horses of three years old and upward
27 Oxen of four years old and upward
28 Milk cows
29 Horned cattle two to four years old
30 Close carriage with four wheels kept for pleasure
31 Phaetons, or other open carriage kept for pleasure
32 Gigs, or other carriage with two wheels kept for pleasure
33 Waggons kept for pleasure
34 Distilleries
35 Amount of assessment - Pounds, shillings, pence