Canadian Cenus Facts, 1851-1901


Facts Contained in Population Schedules:
Canadian Federal Census, 1851-1901

 
 Name and Address 1851 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901
 Name of individual
 Age
 Dwelling number
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 Family Origins 1851 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901
 Relationship to head of household
 Month, day, and year of birth
 County or province of birth
 If born within the last 12 months
 Deaths in last year; age; cause
 Sex
 Color
 Marital status
 Whether married within last 12 months
 Birthplace of father and mother
 French Canadian
 Racial or tribal origin
 Nationality
 Religion
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 Education & Health 1851 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901
 Mother tongue
 Whether able to speak English
 Whether able to speak French
 Whether able to read and write
 Months at school
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 Welfare & Occupation 1851 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901
 Profession/Occupation/Industry
 Living on own means
 Months employed
 Working in factory
 Wages
 Employer
 Employee
 Working on own account
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 Residency and Citizenship 1851 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901
 Year of immigration to Canada
 Year of naturalization
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