South Gower 1848 Census

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A list of inhabitants in the Township of South Gower taken in 1848
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 1   1   02 09 2
Adams Joseph 4 4 2 1 02 14 2
Adams William 3 2 1 1 02 13 2
Aikin James 1 5 1 4 06 17 6
Albrant Francis 1     1 06 29 6
Allan William 1       04 01 4
Anderson Joseph 2 4 3   03 10 3
Archibald John S. 2 1 1 4 03 13 3
Barns Surager         06 27 6
Beach Alvin 2   2   03 01 3
Beach Benjamin 3 1 2 1 04 03 4
Beach William 4 1 2   04 04 4
Beard Isabella     3 1 05 03 5
Belrose John 1 5 2 2 03 09 3
Bennett Samuel 2 1 2 1 03 02 3
Blackmun Wyman         02 12 2
Bower William 2   2   03 15 3
Buchanan Alexander         05 07 5
Buchanan William 2   2   05 06 5
Buchanan William 2 3 1 1 06 25 6
Byce John 2 1 2   05 02 5
Cameron Alexander 1 3 1   01 21 1
Caughy John         06 34 6
Christie Alexander 2   3   05 17 5
Christie James 3   1 1 05 15 5
Christie Rachel   4 1   04 07 4
Coleman John 2   3   06 06 6
Coleman Robert 4   3 1 05 14 5
Cowden Alexander 2 3 1 4 01 11 1
Cowden James         01 12 1
Cromwell James 2 1 1 2 04 16 4
Cummings John 1 3 1   03 17 3
Cummings Peter 1       02 02 2
Cummings William 3 3 1 3 01 23 1
Deacon Michael 1       05 09 5
Dulmage John 2 1 1 4 03 12 3
Dunlop Samuel 1 1 1   03 03 3
Eagarr John Junr 2 4 2 1 02 05 2
Ervens John 1 3 1 3 05 16 5
Fenton Nathaniel         04 10 4
Finlason Marshal         02 19 2
Ford William         06 31 6
Gilmore Thomas 1 1 1 4 01 01 1
Gore John 1 3 1 5 04 06 4
Goreham Philo 2 3 3 2 02 07 2
Grant Alexander 2 1 1 2 02 20 2
Grant Allan 2 1 1 1 06 08 6
Grant John 2 1 2 3 03 04 3
Grant Lewis 2 3 2 1 02 18 2
Gray John         06 37 6
Gray Parnell         06 36 6
Gray Thomas 1 1 1   05 01 5
Hagerman Henery L. 1 1 1 3 04 05 4
Henderson George 1 2 1 3 02 01 2
Hunter Samuel 4 3 4 2 02 17 2
Hutchins Joshua 3 1 2 1 03 20 3
Hutchins Phineas         06 24 6
Jackson Robert 1 1 1 2 01 19 1
Kearns William 1 2 2 4 01 08 1
Keiffe Ellen   2 1 1 06 02 6
Kenedy George         01 15 1
Kernahan Robert         06 23 6
Kirkwood Robert 1   2   05 18 5
Lamping John 1       06 26 6
Long Joseph 3 3 2 2 03 11 3
Macky Thomas 5 3 2 3 06 18 6
Maine John 1 2 1 1 06 16 6
Marshall William 1 1 1 2 06 32 6
Martin Hugh 1 3 1 1 06 07 6
McCann Hugh C. 1   2   02 16 2
McCargar Alexander 2 2 2 1 04 19 4
McCargar George 1 2 2 3 04 11 4
McCargar Milo 4 2 2 2 04 14 4
McCord John 3 6 2 1 01 14 1
McDowell William 2   2   05 12 5
McErven John 1 4 1 4 06 01 6
McFadden John 2 4 3 1 04 17 4
McGowan James 2 2 1 2 05 10 5
McGowan William         06 21 6
McIntyre Daniel 2   2 2 01 16 1
McLeese Patrick 2 3 1 6 05 13 5
McSweney Peter 1 2 2 5 03 19 3
McVeney James 2 2 2   05 04 5
McWade Michael 3 1 2 2 01 04 1
Megee James 2   2   01 20 1
Megee Robert 1   1 3 03 22 3
Millar George 1   1 1 06 12 6
Morin Edward 1 1   6 06 13 6
Moses James         03 14 3
Moses William 1 1 2 2 02 03 2
Murdoch Michael 1   1   06 30 6
O'Conor Dennis         06 05 6
O'Neill Charles         05 05 5
Paine Jonathan 1 1 1   04 09 4
Parkinson Alexander         06 20 6
Pelton Elijah 4 4 2 3 03 21 3
Pelton Phinehas 4 2 3 2 04 02 4
Perkins Herman 2 2 2 2 06 04 6
Perkins Hiram 1 2 1 2 05 11 5
Pitman William 1       01 05 1
Quinn John 1 1 1 2 01 07 1
Rath John         01 18 1
Rath Joseph 2 1 3   01 17 1
Rath William 1 2 1 3 06 28 6
Raymond Richard 1   1 1 04 12 4
Raymond William 2   1   04 18 4
Robson William 1 2 1 4 06 15 6
Roy John 2   1   01 13 1
Rutherford Alexander         06 14 6
Rutherford Robert 2 3 2 6 06 11 6
Shaich David 1 1 1 4 03 16 3
Shaver Gordon 1   1   02 10 2
Shaver Jerard 1   1   02 08 2
Shaver Nicholas J. 2 2 2 2 02 15 2
Shaw William 1 4 2 2 03 18 3
Sheperd Joseph 1   1   04 15 4
Shinette Baptiste 1   1   03 08 3
Slater William 1 1 1 1 02 04 2
Smith David 3 3 3 1 03 05 3
Smith John 2 3 3 1 03 07 3
Smith Leslie 1   2   01 03 1
Smith William 1 2 1   03 06 3
Spencer John 2 4 1 3 04 08 4
Stone James 2 4 1   01 10 1
Story James 1   1 1 06 22 6
Thompson William 1   3 2 05 19 5
Tiffin John 1 1 1   04 13 4
Todd John 1 1 1 1 06 10 6
Tripp Frederick 2 1 1 5 01 09 1
Trudell Joseph 1 1 1   02 11 2
Turpin John 2       06 03 6
Valcore Augustus 3   2 5 06 33 6
Waugh Samuel         06 09 6
Whitney Emery 1 2 2 3 05 08 5
Wilson James 3   3   02 06 2
Wilson Samuel 3   2   01 06 1
Wilson Thomas 1 2 1 1 06 35 6
Wilson William 1     1 06 19 6
Workman William 2 1 1 1 01 02 1
Wylie Samuel 1 2 1 1 01 22 1
Calculated Totals 740 204 179 177 180      
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