Hewitt, Kristina. Newcastle, Ontario Census, 1891 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.Original data: Newcastle, Durham County, Ontario, Canada. 1891 Canada Census. Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada. Microfilm # T-6333.
A short fifty miles east of Toronto, the town of Newcastle has a current population of over 25,000. This database is a collection of census records from the town in 1891 and includes information on nearly 800 persons. Information provided includes occupation, birthplace, age, sex, and marital status. Taken from microfilm copies of the original documents preserved in the National Archives of Canada, film, page, entry and family numbers are shown to help researchers obtain the original record, if desired. For researchers seeking ancestors from rural Ontario, this can be a useful database. Corrections and comments on this database can be sent directly to the provider at