1911 Canada

1911 Census Records

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Marie Joseph


Rawding


1911 Census Canada, Nova Scotia, Guysborough County, Marie Joseph Village (19)

Page 4, Family 28, Lines 5 thru 11

Enumerated: June 6th and 7th

Everyone was born in Nova Scotia, English and Anglican

Surname Correction: Rawding

  • Roading, Burton, male, head, married, born August 1856, age 54, fishing?, at sea
  • Roading, Agnest, female, wife, married, born December 1868, age 42
  • Roading, May E., female, daughter, single, born September 1893, age 17, domestic servant
  • Roading, Howard, male, son, single, born October 1894, age 16
  • Roading, Hildie, female, daughter, single, born June 1901, age 9
  • Roading, Nina, female, daughter, single, born July 1904, age 6
  • Roading, Roxanna, female, daughter, single, born August 1908, age 2

Port Dufferin


Whitman


1911 Census Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax County, 22 Port Dufferin

Page 18, Family 164, Lines 5 to 8

Lucinda was English, and the rest in the household were Dutch

  • Whitman, G. Gordon, male, head, single, born May, 1886, age 25, can maker at can shop
  • Whitman, J. Lucinda, female, mother, widow, born April, 1863, age 48
  • Whitman, L. Fredrick, male, brother, single, born April, 1896, age 15
  • Whitman, C. Ernest, male, brother, single, born May, 1898, age 13

Smith Cove


McDonald / MacDonald

(Jackson)


1911 Census Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax County (41), Smith Cove Poll District (35)

Page 1, Family 8, Lines 34 to 37

Enumerator: Warren Smith

All were born in Nova Scotia, Scotch, Canadian, Anglican

* The year of birth for Edward should have been 1908, not 1898.

  • McDonald, Jeremiah, male, head, married, born January 1883, age 28
  • McDonald, Maud, female, wife, married, born September 1888, age 23
  • McDonald, Edward, male, son, single, born September 1898*, age 3
  • McDonald, Ervin, male, son, single, born June 1910, age 1

1911 Census Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax County, 35 Smith Cove Poll District

Page: 1, Family 9, Lines 38 to 46

All were  born in Nova Scotia, Anglican, Scottish

Note from Diane: The enumerator incorrectly entered the birth years for all the children. He wrote the year ten years before their actual birth. The correct date (as I can assume from their ages) is written in brackets.

  • McDonald, Henry, male, head, married, born June 1866, age 45, fisherman
  • McDonald, Margaret, female, wife, married, born May 1878, age 33
  • McDonald, Alfetta, female, daughter, single, born July 1892 (1902), age 9
  • McDonald, Daniel, male, son, single, born August 1894 (1904), age 7
  • McDonald, Freeman, male, son, single, born June 1896 (1906), age 5
  • McDonald, Margaret, female, daughter, single, born June 1898 (1908), age 3
  • McDonald, Elizabeth, female, daughter, single, born May 1899 (1909), age 2
  • McDonald, Viola, female, daughter, single, born June 1900 (1910), age 1
  • McDonald, Mary Mrs, female, mother, widow, born August 1816, age 94

1911 Canada Census, NS, Halifax County, 35 Smith Cove Poll District

Page 2, Family 14, Lines 16 to 19

Enumerator: Warren Smith

The family was Scotch, Canadian and Anglican

  • MacDonald George C., male, married, head, married, born December 1881, age 29
  • MacDonald Maud, female, wife, married, born July 1891, age 20
  • MacDonald Annie, female, daughter, single, born April 1909, age 2
  • MacDonald Hilda, female, daughter, single, born August 1911, age 1/12

1911 Census Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax County (#45), Smith Cove (35)

Enumerator: Warren Smith

Enumerated: June 5, 1911

Page 3, Family 21, Lines 10 thru 19

Residence: Harrigan Cove

For the month of Hiram McDonald, there is either an NS or WS written in the space. This could indicate Nova Scotia, or it might indicate that Warren Smith, the enumerator, noted he forgot to ask for the month.

All three were born in Nova Scotia, English, Canadian, Anglican

  • McDonald, Hiram, male, head, single, born 1852, age 59, fishing
  • Jackson, Hiram, male, nephew, single, born May 1888, age 23, fishing
  • Jackson, Lizzie, female, niece, single, born December 1881, age 29, housework at home

Moser / Mosher


1911 Census Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax County (44), Smith Cove (35)

Page 4; Family 32, Lines 13 thru 19

Enumerator: Warren Smith

Date: June 5th

They were all born in Nova Scotia, were English, Canadian, Presbyterian

Note from Diane: the birth year recorded for Sylvester, age 3, must be incorrect. He would have been born 1908, not 1898. His birth record proves this.

  • Moser, Nelson, male, head, married, born June, 1868, age 43, unemployed
  • Moser, Sarah, female, wife, married, born April, 1879, age 32
  • Moser, Norman, male, son, single, born October, 1896, age 15
  • Moser, Bessie, female, daughter, single, born December, 1898, age 13
  • Moser, Viola, female, daughter, single, born April, 1892, age 9 (or 4)
  • Moser, Sylvester, male, son, single, born May, 1898 (1908), age 3
  • Moser, Raymond, male, son, single, born July, 1910, age11 months

Sources

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