of the Inhabitants of
the District of Pictou - 1817
Pictou County, Nova Scotia GenWeb
|Many thanks to Carol Crouse of Kingston, NS for transcribing the 1817 census for the Pictou County, Nova Scotia GenWeb. The data has been left in its original order to assist researchers wishing to consult property deeds (which often state the names of neighbours)in order to identify their ancestors with a degree of certainty. Surname spellings have been left in their original form.|
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Many thanks to Judie Ross-Kotras and Bill Dunbar for gathering identified locations of people enumerated in the 1817 census of Pictou County. Beside page numbers in the table below you will see the community followed by names of known residents in that community at the time of the census. Simply click on the page number link beside the community you are interested in to take a look at other residents in the vicinity.
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Cariboo (John & Robert LOGAN, John McLEOD, David MURDOCK, James McCONICHLE, Robert BONE, John McKENZIE = petition names continued)
Cariboo (Duncan URGUHART);
Tony River (Malcolm McAULEY);
Seafoam (Archd. & John HENDERSON, William McLEOD, John McIVER);
Cape John (Angus GILLIS)
Near Seafoam EAST (Allen & Alexr. McLEOD);
Shore (Alexr. McDONALD);
Shore between Seafoam & Seafoam East (Donald McKINZIE, John STROMBERG);
Westerly (HAYDEN, MURPHY);
South of Murphy's Point (John & George MINGO);
Louisville (Lewis LANGILE, Lewis TATTARIE, MATTATAL)
River John (Fred LANGLIE/LANGILLE, James PATRIQUIN, George & Matthew GRATTO, Geo. HOLMES, George PATRIQUIN, John JOUDRY/JOUDRIE , Rev. Mr. MITCHELL, Christopher JEANPERRIN) ;
Pictou Road (James GAMMON)
Mountain Road (James, Crhistopher, & Matthew LANGLIE);
River John (David PATRIQUIN, George & James BIGNEY, Abner & Stephen WEST, John & David ROGERS)
Pictou or Egerton TWP??? (NOBLEs & DAVISONs). There is a Donald NOBLE who had a grant south of Centredale, and a James DAVISON who had a grant south of Welsford, River John.
Pictou or Egerton Township??? There is a Robert SHORT who later (Lib 10) had a grant at West River Station and an Alexr NICHOLSON had a grant south of Wilkins GRANT by 1817.
Anderson's Mt. (Andrew ANDERSON);
Fisher's Grant (George [H]IVES);
Little Harbor (Donald McQUEEN; REID);
Boat Harbor (Nathaniel & John POWELL);
Fisher's Grant (Thomas GRAHAM, James McPHERSON, John FOSTER) ;
New Glasgow (James CARMICHAEL)
Max. TWP, Baileys Brook (McGILLVERY, McDONALD, McKINNON, ARBUCKLE)
Baileys Brook, same area as above (more McDONALD & McGILVERY);
Bailey's Brook but on shore road, nearly to mouth of Barney's River ( John PATTON)
Lower Barney's River, almost in Bailey's Brook (David MURRAY family of 10)
Lower Barney's River, near Avondale (Wm. MURRAY family of 10; WALKER; HATTIE)
Upper Settlement, Barney's River, Kenzieville (Wm. McKENZIE);
Mergomish ( John DEWAR, Rev. Wm. PATRICK, Robert LOWDEN, Esq., COPELAND, HOGAN); Valley of the Piedmont (James HAGGARTY)
|Page 46||p.46, 7803-7968: Merigomish (COPELAND, ROBINSON, James DEMPSEY, Robert DUNN)|
Merigomish (John & James SMALL) ;
Pine Tree Gut ( Anthony SMALL) ;
Merigomish (George ROY, Esq. Alexr. ROBERTSON, James ROBERTSON,); Little Harbour?
Merigomish (Donald & John RANKIN, James AUSTIN, John MANNING, Angus McVICAR, David SIMPSON); Little Harbour & West Merigomish?
|Page 49||445 emigrants
arrived in different
vessels since last spring not included with above.
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