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Newfoundland Census Notes

Censuses were taken in Newfoundland in the years:1836, 1845, 1857, 1869, 1884, 1901, 1911, 1921, 1935, 1945.  All survive with the exception of 1911 of which only fragments remain.  Census returns are maintained by the Newfoundland & Labrador Provincial Archives.

Newfoundland became part of Canada in 1949 and censuses were taken in 1951, 1961, 1971, 1981, 1991 and 2001.  Access to those census records is restricted for 100 years due to Canadian policy. 

The districts in Newfoundland have changed numerous times over the years.  If you are new to researching this area, it can become quite confusing.  See Historical Districts Defined for some help.


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Newfoundland Vital Records

Vital Statistics Division

Department of Government Services

PO Box 8700

St. John's NL A1B 4J6

Canada

 

Vital Statistics has birth, marriage and death records from 1892 to the present. For records prior to 1892, please contact the provincial archives at (709) 757-8030.

 

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Newspapers

*1810-1814 "The Royal Gazete" and "Newfoundland Advertiser" Announcements

*1827-1834 "The Newfoundlander" Newspaper Announcements

*1837-1847 "The Newfoundlander" Newspaper Announcements


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Newfoundland Province Wide Census Records Online

1675 Sir John Berry's Census

1836 Census Records for Newfoundland

1851 Canadian Census Index Search

1871 Canadian Census Index Search

1891 Canadian Census Index Search

1911 Census Records for Newfoundland

1921 Census Records for Newfoundland

1935 Census Records for Newfoundland

1945 Census Records for Newfoundland


Avalon South   Avalon South GenWeb

Conception Bay District (South)

1794 Census of Bell Isle

1921 Census Records

1935 Census Records

1945 Census Records

Other Records

1835 Voters List for South Side of Holy Rood to Topsail Head

1871 Directory of Bell Island

1871 Directory of Chamberlain

1871 Directory of Fox Trap

1871 Directory of Freshwater Bay

1871 Directory of Seal's Cove and Indian Pond

1871 Directory of Upper Gulley

1877 Rochfort's Directory for Middle Bight

1898 and 1904 McAlpine's Directory

 

Ferryland District

1800 Census Records for Ferryland District

1921 Census Records for Ferryland District

1935 Census Records Index for Ferryland District

1945 Census Records Index for Ferryland District

Other Records

Ferryland Parish Records

1840-1928 Voters Lists for Ferryland District

1864-1865 Hutchinson's Directory for Ferryland District

1870-1871 McAlpine's Directory for Ferryland District

1871 Lovell's Directory for Ferryland District

1890-1940 Death Records for Ferryland District

1894 McAlpine's Directory for Ferryland District

1898 McAlpine's Directory for Ferryland District

 

Torbay

1677 Census Records of Tarr Bay

1794-1795 Census Records of St. John's Harbor & District of St. John's

1921 Census Records Transcription of Logy Bay

1921 Census Records Transcription of Middle Cove

1921 Census Records Transcription of Outer Cove

1921 Census Records Transcription of Torbay - Part 1

1921 Census Records Transcription of Torbay - Part 2

1921 Census Records Transcription of Torbay - Part 3

1921 Census Records Transcription of Torbay - Reel #8032 Torbay la

1921 Census Records Transcription of Flat Rock

1921 Census Records Transcription of Bauline

1921 Census Records Transcription of Shoe Cove

1921 Census Records Transcription of Pouch Cove - Part 1

1921 Census Records Transcription of Pouch Cove - Part 2

1921 Census Records Transcription of Pouch Cove - Part 3

1935 Census of St. John's East, Torbay - Part 1

1935 Census of St. John's East, Torbay - Part 2

1935 Census of St. John's East, Torbay - Part 3

1945 Census of Torbay District Pages 184-190 (Major's Path)

1945 Census of Torbay District Pages 169-175 (Logy Bay to Middle Cove)

1945 Census of Torbay District Pages 176-181 (Logy Bay to Middle Cove)

Other Records

1864-1865 Hutchinson's Directory for Baline

1871 Lovell's Directory for Baline

1871 Lovell's Directory for Outer Cove

1871 Lovell's Directory for Pouch Cove

1871 Lovell's Directory for Torbay District

1898 McAlpine's Directory for Torbay District - Torbay Road

1898 McAlpine's Directory for Torbay District - Torbay

1936 Business Directory for Torbay District North

1936 Business Directory for Torbay District South

 

St. John's

1669 Survey of St. John's Harbor

1670 Survey of St. John's Harbor

1677 Census Records Transcription of St. John's

1794 Census of St. John's City

1794 Census Records : 1st Div., Riverhead to R. H. Roope's Cove

1794 Census Records : 2nd Div., Roope's Cove to Noble's Cove

1794 Census Records : 3rd Div., Noble's Cove to Engine House

1794 Census Records : 4th Div., Engine House to King's Beach

1794 Census Records : 5th Div., King's Beach to The Garrison

1794 Census Records : 6th Div., The Garrison to Chain Rock

1794 Census Records : South Side Division

1794 Census Records : Portugal Cove

1794 Census Records : Quidi Vidi

1857 Census Records for St. John's East - Part 1

1857 Census Records for St. John's East - Part 2

1921 Census of St. John's District

1921 Census of Portugal Cove

1921 Census of St. Phillips

1945 Census Records of St. John's East

1945 Census Records of St. John's West

Other Records

1681 Planters List for St. John's

1780-1781 Property Owners of St. John's District

1806 Royal Gazette Subscribers in St. John's

1833 Jurors List for St. John's

1864 Hutchinson's Directory for St. John's (Complete)

1871 Lovell's Directory for St. John's: Broadcove

1871 Lovell's Directory for St. John's: Freshwater Bay

1871 Lovell's Directory for St. John's: Goulds

1877 Rochfort's Business Directory for St. John's

1894 McAlpine's Directory for St. John's City

1904 McAlpine's Directory for St. John's City


Bonavista Bay   Bonavista Bay GenWeb     Message Board

1675 Census Records for Bonavista from The Cole Collection

1677 Census Records for Bonavista

1681 Census Records for Bonavista

1708 Census Records for Bonavista

1708 - 1709 Census Records for Bonavista

1836 Census Records Transcription

1911 Census Records Transcription

1921 Census Records Transcription

1921 Census Records for Bonavista Bay District

1935 Census Records for Bonavista

1945 Census Records for Bonavista South District

Other Records

1695-1718 Account Books of William Pickering


Burin Peninsula   Burin Peninsula GenWeb     Message Board

1884 Methodist Census of Burin


Central   Central Newfoundland GenWeb     Message Board


Conception Bay North   Conception Bay GenWeb     Message Board

Bay de Verde District

1935 Census Records Index for Bay de Verde - Carbonear District

1945 Census Records Index for Bay de Verde - Carbonear District

 

Port de Grave District

1817 Brigus Census for Port de Grave District

1945 Census Records for Port de Grave District


Fortune Bay   Fortune Bay GenWeb     Message Board

1845 Census for Fortune Bay

1857 Census of Fortune Bay District


Labrador   Labrador GenWeb     Message Board

1837 List of Inhabitants of the French Shore, Newfoundland, District of Labrador

1853-1867 Census for St. Michael's Bay

1874 List of Inhabitants of Labrador (Blanc Sablon to Battle Harbor


Northern Peninsula   Northern Peninsula GenWeb   Message Board

1838 Census Records for St. Barbe District


Notre Dame Bay   Notre Dame Bay GenWeb     Message Board

1836 Census Records for Barr'd Islands, Fogo Island

1836 Census Records for Joe Batts Arm

1836 Census Records for Tilton Harbour


Placentia Bay   Placentia Bay GenWeb     Message Board

1701 Census Records for Plaisance Area

1706 Census Records of French Plaisance

1945 Census Records for Placentia and St. Mary's Districts

1945 Census Records for Placentia West District


South Coast   South Coast GenWeb     Message Board


Trinity Bay     Trinity Bay GenWeb     Message Board

1702 & 1708 Census Records of Trinity Bay

1753 Census Records of Trinity Bay

1800-1801 Census Returns for Town of New Perlican

1800-1801 Census Returns for Town of Scilly Cove (Winterton)

1800-1801 Census Returns for Turk's Cove, Heart's Delight & Shoal Harbour

1800-1801 Census Records for Trinity Bay Fishing Rooms

1945 Census Records Index for North District

1945 Census Records Index for South District


West Coast   West Coast GenWeb     Message Board

Humber District

1945 Census Records for Humber District

 

St. George District

1945 Census Records for St. George & Port au Port Districts


White Bay   White Bay GenWeb     Message Board

Baie Verte District

1921, 1935 and 1936 Census Records

Other Records

1894 McAlpine's Directory for Brent's Cove

1898 McAlpine's Directory

1904 McAlpine's Directory for Brent's Cove

 

Northern Peninsula East District

1921 Census of Wild Cove

1935 Census of Main Brook

Other Records

1898 McAlpine's Directory

 

White Bay District

1921 Census of Bear Cove

1921 Census of Wild Cove

1935 Census Records

Other Records

1898 McAlpine's Directory

 

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