South Gower 1849 Census

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A list of inhabitants in the Township of South Gower taken in 1849
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.
Attestation page: 9
Heads of families Males Females Page Line Image Link
Lastname Firstname Over 16 Under 16 Over 16 Under 16
Adams John         03 15 3
Adams Joseph Esqr 5 3 2 1 03 12 3
Adams Samuel         03 13 3
Adams William 4 1 2 1 03 11 3
Allen William         07 06 7
Anderson Rev. Joseph 2 4 3   04 12 4
Archibald John S. 2   3   02 19 2
Barns Surrager         08 01 8
Beach Alvin 2   2 1 04 06 4
Beach Benjamin 1 1 2 1 05 09 5
Beach Benjamin F. 1       05 07 5
Beach Solomon 1     1 05 08 5
Beach William         04 05 4
Beach William Sen. 2 1 2   05 06 5
Bennett Samuel 2 1 1 1 09 09 9
Blackmun Wyman         04 16 4
Bower Elizabeth 2   2   06 03 6
Boyce John 3 1 2   06 11 6
Buchannan Alexander 1   1   07 01 7
Buchannan William 1   2   06 17 6
Buchannan William 1 3 1 1 07 10 7
Cameron Alexander 1 3 1   03 04 3
Cameron Allan 1   1   03 07 3
Christie James 2   1 1 09 06 9
Christy Alexander         08 12 8
Christy Rachael 1 3 1   04 17 4
Coleman John 2   3   08 04 8
Coleman Robert 4   3 1 09 07 9
Cowden Alexander 1 2 1 2 02 11 2
Cummin John 1 3 3   05 17 5
Cummin Peter 1   1   03 03 3
Cummin William 3 3 1 3 03 02 3
Deacon Michael 1       05 03 5
Dulmage John 3 1 1 5 04 14 4
Dunlop Samuel 1 1 1   04 07 4
Eager James 3 4 2 1 03 08 3
Ewens John 1 3 1 4 09 08 9
Fenton Charlotte         05 05 5
Forester Maria         09 12 9
Gilmore Thomas 1 1 1 3 02 01 2
Gore John 1 3 1 6 07 07 7
Grant Alexander 1 2 1 2 04 04 4
Grant Allen 2 1 1 1 08 02 8
Grant John 2 2 2 3 04 08 4
Grant Lewis 1 3 2 2 04 02 4
Gray John 3 1 2 7 09 13 9
Gray Parnell         09 10 9
Henderson George 1 2 1 3 03 10 3
Hunter Samuel 4 3 4 1 04 01 4
Hutchins Fineus         05 14 5
Hutchins Joshua 3 1 3 1 05 13 5
Jackson Robert 1 1 1 2 04 03 4
Kearns William 1 2 2 4 02 08 2
Keeffe Ellen   1 1 1 08 10 8
Kennada George 1 3 1   02 04 2
Kirkwood Robert 2   2   08 11 8
Lalette Amos 1 3 1 1 04 13 4
Lampkin John 1       07 12 7
Laphave Peter 1 2 1   07 14 7
Long Joseph 3 3 2 2 05 12 5
Macky Thomas 3 3 1 3 07 16 7
Magaughey John Jun.         09 03 9
Magaughey John Sen.         09 04 9
Magaughey Patrick         09 02 9
Magee James 2   1 1 03 01 3
Magee Robert 1   1 3 07 05 7
Maine John 1 2 1 1 07 03 7
Marshal William 2 1 1 2 08 18 8
Martin Hugh 1 3 1 1 08 03 8
McCann Hugh 1 1 2 1 03 16 3
McCargar Alexander 3 2 2 1 06 14 6
McCargar Milo Esq. 4 2 2 2 06 05 6
McCargar Tyrus 1   1   06 13 6
McCargar William         06 06 6
McCord John 1 3 1 1 02 14 2
McDowl William 2   2   08 15 8
McEwen John 1 4 1 4 08 09 8
McFadden John 2 4 1 3 06 10 6
McGowan William         07 11 7
McIntyre Daniel 2   2 1 02 15 2
McKeans Robert   3 1 2 09 11 9
McLeese Patrick 3 2 1 6 08 14 8
McLelland John 1 2 1 1 02 05 2
McSweney Peter 1 2 3 4 05 15 5
McVeny James 2 3 2   06 15 6
McWade Michael 3 1 1 2 02 06 2
Miller George 1 2 1 1 07 18 7
Moran Edward 1 1   6 07 17 7
Moses William 2   2 2 04 15 4
Murdock Michael 1   1   08 19 8
O'Neil Charles         06 16 6
Paine Jonathan 1 2 1   04 19 4
Parkinson Alexander         07 02 7
Pelton Elijah 4 4 1 3 05 11 5
Pelton Fineus 4 2 3 2 05 10 5
Perkins Herman 1 2 2 2 08 05 8
Perkins Hiram 1 2 1 2 05 02 5
Pittman William 1       02 09 2
Pollon John 1 2 1 2 05 04 5
Quinn John 1 2 1 2 02 16 2
Rath John 1       02 18 2
Rath Joseph 1 1 2   02 17 2
Rath William 1 2 1 4 08 16 8
Raymond Richard 1 1 2 1 08 06 8
Raymond William 2   1   06 08 6
Rhediford Alexander         07 20 7
Rhediford Robert 3 3 2 6 07 19 7
Robson William 1 2 1 4 07 15 7
Roy John 1   1   02 13 2
Scott James 2   2   06 02 6
Shaver Gordon 2   1   03 05 3
Shaver Jerod 1   1 3 03 06 3
Shaver Levius         07 09 7
Shaver Nicholas         03 14 3
Shaver Nicholas J. 2 2 3 2 07 08 7
Shaw William 1 4 1 2 05 16 5
Shepherd Joseph 1 1 2   06 09 6
Shiach David 1 2 1 4 06 01 6
Shinett Baptiste 1   1   04 10 4
Smith David 2 4 2 1 04 09 4
Smith John 2 3 2 1 04 11 4
Smith Lesley 1   3   02 03 2
Spencer John 1 6 2 1 05 01 5
Stater William 1 1 1 2 02 07 2
Story Alexander 1   1   06 12 6
Thompson William 1 1 3 2 08 13 8
Todd John 1 1 1 1 09 05 9
Todd Patrick 1 3 1 1 06 04 6
Tripp Frederick 2 1 1 4 02 10 2
Turpin John 1       08 07 8
Valcore Antonio 1 3 1 3 07 13 7
Valcore Augustus 3   2 5 09 01 9
Waugh Samuel 1       08 08 8
Whitney Emery 2 2 2 3 07 04 7
Wiley Samuel 1 3 1 1 02 20 2
Wilson James 3   3   03 09 3
Wilson Samuel 2 1 1   02 12 2
Wilson Thomas 1 2 1 1 08 17 8
Wilson William 1 1 1   04 18 4
Wood John         06 07 6
Workman William 1 1 1 1 02 02 2
Calculated Totals 721 194 180 170 177      
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