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 TWENTY-THIRD  ANNUAL  REPORT
REGISTRAR OF BIRTHS, DEATHS, AND MARRIAGES
IN   THE   PROVINCE   OF
BRITISH   COLUMBIA.
ABSTRACT OF 1895,
VICTORIA, B. C. :
Printed by Richard Wolkmndkn, Printer to the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty.
1897.  60 Vict. Rirths, Deaths, and Marriages, 1895. 891
Province op British Columbia,
Registrar-General's Office,
Victoria, 1st September, 1896.
To the Honourable
David McEwen Eberts,
Attorney General, &c, &c.
Sir:
I have the honour to transmit herewith, for the information of His Honour the
Lieutenant-Governor in Council, and the use of Parliament, the Twenty-third Annual Report,
under the provisions of the " Registration of Births, Deaths, and Marriages Act."
I have the honour to be,
Sir,
Your obedient servant,
S. Y. WOOTTON,
Registrar-General.  60 Vict.
Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1895.
893
REPORT.
Registrar-General's Office,
1st September,  1896.
To His Honour Edgar Dewdney, Lieutenant-Governor of the Province of British, Columbia.
May it please Your Honour :
In accordance with the provisions of the Statute in that behalf, I have the honour to
submit the Twenty-third Annual Report on the Registration of Births, Deaths, and Marriages
in this Province, the period covered being the year ended 31st December, 1895.
The returns show the registration of 1,252 Births, 735 Deaths, and 621 Marriages for
the year 1895, against  1,378  Births, 836  Deaths, and  596  Marriages for the year 1894.
Births.
Districts.
No.    1.—Victoria, &c	
No.   2.—Nanaimo, &c    	
No.    3.—New Westminster, &c	
No.   4.—Yale, &c	
No.   5.—Clinton, &c \
No.   6.—Lillooet, &c J
No.   7. —Cariboo, &c	
No.   8.—Omincca, &c	
No.    9.—Kootenay, &c	
No. 10. — Cassiar, &c	
No. 11.—Kamloops, &c	
No. 12. —Vancouver, &e	
No. 13.—Comox, &c	
No. 14.—Chilliwhack, &c.	
Totals	
Males.
Females.
No. where
both  name
and sex are
omitted.
Total.
190
94
79
5
5
1
38
154
79
74
4
0
1
350
173
153
9
11
2
27
05
47
150
31
22
42
140
20
31
89
290
51
53
074
578
1,252 894
Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1895.
The following table will show the increase or decrease (as the case may be) in the different
Districts between the number of Births registered in the years ended 31st December, 1894,
and 31st December, 1895 :—
Districts.
Number-
registered
in 1894.
Number
r-egistered
in 1895.
Increase.
Decrease.
No.   1.—Victoria, &c	
No.    2.—Nanaimo, &c   	
366
274
198
22
17
1
350
173
153
9
11
2
10
101
45
No.    4.     Yn.le. tkp. 	
13
No.    5.—Clinton, &c	
    I
6
No.    fi.     Lillooet.  8r.t>.   	
1
No.   9.—Kootenay, &c	
52
65
13
No. 11.—Kamloops, &e	
68
313
50
17
89
296
51
53
21
17
No. 13.—Comox, &c 	
No. 14.—Chilliwhack, &c	
1
36
Totals	
1,378
1,252
72
198
72
126
Mar
RIAGES.
The following is a summary of the Marriages registered during the twelve months ended
31st December, 1895 :—
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No.    1.—Victoria, &c	
41
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13
82
215
No.    2.—Nanaimo, &e	
16
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1
32
75
No.   3.—New Westminster, &c	
15
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No.   4.    Yale, &e
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No.   5.—Clinton, &e \
No.   6.—Lillooet, &c J
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No.   9.—Kootenay, &c	
3
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22
No. 11.—Kamloops, &c	
9
4
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8
1
22
57
No. 12.—Vancouver, &c	
27
25
14
9
2
4
7
47
135
No. 13.—Comox, &c	
6
5
1
2
9
3
26
No. 14.    Chilliwhack   &c
1
4
4
10
9
16
22
17
Totals	
118
68
94
40
236
621 60 Vict.
Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1895.
895
The following table will show the increase or decrease (as the case may be) in the different
Districts between the number of Marriages registered in the years ended 31st December, 1894,
and 31st December, 1895 :—
Districts.
Number
registered
in 1894.
Nrrmber
registered
in 1895.
Increase.
Decrease.
204
82
93
3
1
2
215
75
72
8
1
1
11
21
No.   4.—Yale, &e	
5
No.    6.—Lillooet, &e j
No.    7.—Cariboo, &c	
1
No.    9.—Kootenay, &c	
17
22
5
No. 11.—Kamloops, &c	
No. 12.—Vancouver, &c	
41
130
14
9
57
135
26
9
16
5
12
No. 14.—Chilliwhack, &e	
Totals	
596
621
54
29
29
25
Deaths.
Analysis of  Deaths registered  according to age and  sex during  the year ended  31st
December, 1895 :—
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No.   3.—New Westminster, &c	
No.    4.—Yale, etc	
No.   6. —Lillooet, &e J
No.   7.—Cariboo, &c	
113
146
11
3
5
8
1
9
1
13
6
19
No. 12.—Vancouver, &c	
No. 13.—Comox, &c	
8
43
7
1
195
1
4
1
32
2
8
6
48
2
52
7
2
163
13
33
3
3
154
8
7
2
9
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38
108
14
9
477
7
50
3
8
258
45
158
17
No. 14.—Chilliwhack, &c	
Totals	
1
73
1
37
2
12
4
8
17
735 896
Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1895.
The following table will show the increase or decrease (as the case may be) in the different
districts between the number of Deaths registered in the years ended 31st December, 1894,
and 31 st December, 1895:—
Districts.
Number
registered
in 1894.
Number
registered
in 1895.
Increase.
Decrease.
233
98
172
9
7
10
201
113
146
11
3
5
32
No.    2. —Nanaimo, &c	
15
26
No.    4.—Yale, &c	
2
No.     5.—Clinton, etc     \
4
No.    6.—Lillooet, &c j
No.    7. —Cariboo, &c	
5
No.    9.—Kootenay, &e	
No.  10.—Cassiar, &e	
32
2
56
188
16
13
19
45
158
17
17
13
2
11
1
4
30
No.  14.—Chilliwhack, &c	
Totals	
836
735
22
123
22
101
Abstract of Causes of Death (by Classes).
Class I Zymotic Diseases .
Class II Constitutional	
Class III Local	
Class IV       Developmental...   .
Class V Violent Deaths
Ill-defined   	
.  64
. 81
.319
. 85
. 81
.     9
Total
.639
Class.
Order.
By Class and Order.
No.
Total.
(
1
2
3
4
1
2
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
63
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M
1
64
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31
50
81
,
03
66
106
55
22
III.   .
Respiratorv Organs    ....
Digestive Organs	
Urinary Organs	
1
6
319
Carried forward	
464 60 Vict.
Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1895.
897
Class.
Order.
By Class and Order.
No.
Total.
f
IV.
1
2
3
4
1
2
3
4
5
1   •
2
3
4
1   -
'I
Developmental Diseases of Children	
50
19
13
3
464
{
Total Developmental	
(
|
65
1
2
12
1
85
v. \
{
9
81
9
639
20
114
1
18
17
7
7
2
1
2
4
1
3
(
By Class, Order, and Particular Disease.
Irritative Fever    .       	
I. j
63
—
Total Enthetic	
1
Total Dietie	
1
—
3
13
6
7
1
1
Gout 	
11. -
31
12
26
10
2
50
145 898
Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1895.
Class.
Order.
By Class, Order, and Particular Disease.
No.
Total.
f
1   -
3  -
4-
l
145
9
2
3
1
6
6
2
10
6
2
4
4
4
2
1
1
Tetanus	
Water on the Brain	
Total Diseases of Nervous System	
3
29
18
1
1
4
2
5
2
1
30
25
18
1
14
4
1
1
1
6
5
63
Heart Disease 	
Total Organs of Circulation	
Pneumonia	
66
La Grippe    	
Congestion of the Lungs	
Laryngitis    ,	
III.  {
11
1
5
1
3
5
2
1
2
3
1
5
3
6
1
5
106
Dyspepsia	
Hemorrhage of the Liver	
Total Digestive Organs	
55
435 60 Vict.
Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1895.
899
Class.
Order.
IV.  i
V.  \
1
By Class, Order, and Particular Disease.
Brought forward .
Bright's Disease ..
Diabetes 	
Nephritis	
Disease of Kidney.
Gall Stones	
Total Urinary Organs
Organs of Generation.
Hip Disease	
Total Organs of Locomotion.
Gangrene	
Septicaemia	
Pyajmia	
Necrosis of Bone
Total Integumentary System.
Asthenia	
Inanition	
Stillborn	
Premature Birth ..
Infantile Diseases.
Convulsions	
Scurvy	
Marasmus  	
Total Developmental Diseases of Children.
Exhaustion (Insane)
Childbirth	
Old Age  	
General Debility.
Total Developmental Diseases of Adults...
Total Developmental Diseases of Old People
Total Diseases of Nutrition
Accidentally Drowned	
Accidentally Shot	
Accidentally Burnt	
Accidentally Killed	
Accidentally Killed, Nanaimo Colliery
Accidentally Killed, Wellington Mine
Accidentally Killed, Comox Mine  	
Accidentally Killed, Comox Railway  .
Exposure and Starvation	
Crushed by Machinery, SS. Cutch	
Accident, C. P. R. Railway	
Poisoned (carbolic acid)	
Poisoning by rattlesnake bite	
Pistol shot wound (self inflicted)	
Shock	
Powder Explosion	
Injury to Spine	
Fall of Tree	
Suffocation	
Total Accidents and Negligence
Carried forward	
No.
12
1
6
2
1
14
2
8
10
1
4
1
10
9
10
13
22
5
2
8
1
4
3
1
2
1
3
1
1
1
6
1
1
1
1
Total.
435
22
50
19
13
65
614 900                              Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1895.
Class.
Order.
By Class, Order, and Particular Disease.
No.
Total.
614
2
1
1
3
4
5
Murder	
Total Murder  	
2
2
12
12
Execution	
1
1
9
639
All of which is respectfully submitted.
I have the honour to be,
Sir,
Your obedient servant,
S. Y. WOOTTON,
Registrar-General.
VICTORIA, B. C:
Printed by Richard Wolfhnden, Printer to the Queen's Most Execllent Majesty.
1897.

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