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1794 POLL TAX RECORD FOR POMQUET, TRACADIE & HAVRE BOUCHER, NOVA SCOTIA

SOURCE: 
Public Archives of Nova Scotia, Record Group 1, vol. 444 1/2, No.20. 
Census of Nova Scotia, Poll Taxes, 1793-1796. 

"Asesment Rolls for Capitation tax at Antigonish for 1793 & Tracadie for 1794"

"Pour taxse de la ne‚---------------------------------------1794"
[Tax for the year 1794]

"Segonde taxse de pomme quette et de traquadi et du havra Bouche"
[Second tax of Pomquet, Tracadie and Havre Boucher]

Pierre BROUSAR[D]  4 piece de Bette a corne ---------- et 3 Brebi
Superien BOTRAU [BOUDREAU]  3 piece de Bette a corne - et 3 Brebi
Josephe LANDRI  2 piece de Bette a corne ------------- et 9 Brebi
Francois ROSE  1 vache ------------------------------- et 3 Brebi
Superien GUON  5 piece de Bette a corne ------------- et 17 Brebi
Josephe DOIRON  5 piece de Bette a corne ------------ et 16 Brebi
Loui LA MAR[RE]  marchan ------------------------------ 10 Chelin
Pourcest BESTIAUX [BESHONG]  5 piece de Bette a corne et 10 Brebi
Pierre DOIRON  1 vache ------------------------------- et 3 Brebi
Simon VINSANT  7 piece de Bette a corne ------------- et 18 Brebi
Batiste BENOI[T]  1 vache ---------------------------- et 4 Brebi
Josephe DOIRON ----------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Basile DOIRON ------------------------------------------ 1 Chelin
Pierre GUON -------------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Char BROUSAR ------------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Josephe BROUSAR  2 piece de Bette a corne ------------ et 3 Brebi
Loui MOREL[L]  2 piece de Bette a corne -------------- et 3 Brebi
Pierre COM[EAU]  3 piece de Bette a corne ------------ et 4 Brebi
Pierre DE CAUTE  1 vache ---------------------------------------
Loui PEROS [PERRAULT]  2 piece de Bette a corne ------ et 3 Brebi
Maturin PAGELET  2 piece de Bette a corne ----------------------
Michel PETITPAS  --------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Basile GOTRO [GAUTREAU]  2 piece de Bette a corne ---- et 3 Brebi
Pierre GIROIRE  5 piece de Bette a corne ------------- et 2 Brebi
Jean LAMAR --------------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Francois GIROIRE  5 piece de Bette a corne ----------- et 2 Brebi
Boniface BENOI  2 piece de Bette a corne -----------------------
Quasimire BENOI ---------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Josephe BARIO  4 piece de Bette a corne -------------- et 4 Brebi
Alexis DELORIEZ [DESLAURIERS] 2 piece de Bette a corne et 3 Brebi
Tomas DELORIEZ  1 vache ----------------------------------------
Batiste DELORIEZ  2 piece de Bette a corne ----------- et 2 Brebi
Jean GOUAT  2 piece de Bette a corne ----------------- et 2 Brebi
Charle DELORIEZ  2 piece de Bette a corne ------------ et 3 Brebi
Alexandre MATEY [MATHE]  1 vache -------------------------------
Charle BEGAN  1 vache ------------------------------------------
Guar RICHAR[D]  2 piece de Bette a corne ------------- et 3 Brebi
Pierre BENOI  2 piece de Bette a corne -------------------------
Polle BENOI  4 piece de Bette a corne ---------------- et 5 Brebi
Jacque BONNEVI[E]  2 piece de Bette a corne ---------- et 3 Brebi
Jean PETITPAS  3 piece de Bette a corne -------------- et 4 Brebi
Martin MAIET [MAYET]  5 piece de Bette a corne ------- et 8 Brebi
Rene BENOI  -------------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Andre BARIO [BARRIAULT]  ------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Boniface PETITPAS  ------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Maturin BABIN  ----------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Jorge CHERPANTIE[R] vache ---------------------------- et 1 Brebi
Josephe CHERPANTIE  ------------------------------------ 1 Chelin
Alexandre CHERPANTIE  1 vache ----------------------------------
Abran LAVANDIE[R]  3 Piece de Bette a corne --------------------
Jean LAVANDIE  ----------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Pierre Polle LAVANDIE  --------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Polle MENET  ------------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Charle LAVANDIE  --------------------------------------- 1 Chelin 
Josephe FOUGERE  1 vache ---------------------------------------
Lazare BENOI  1 vache ------------------------------------------
Josephe BENOI  ----------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Charle LE BRAN  ---------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Jacque FOUGERE  1 vache ----------------------------------------
Jean [DE] COSTE  --------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Josephe LANGLOIS  3 piece de Bette a corne --------------------
Josephe LANGLOIS  -------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Francois LANGLOIS  ------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Jacque COSTE  ------------------------------------------ 1 Chelin
Glaude COSTE  ------------------------------------------ 1 Chelin
Filistin COSTE  ---------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Marcel FOUGERE  ---------------------------------------- 1 Chelin
Charle FOUGERE  ---------------------------------------- 1 Chelin

"Martin MAIET  Polle MENET asesors."


[Page 2]

"The list of the Black people in Tracada {Feb. 8th, 1794}"
		      Shillings  &  Pence
Backus ERVIN		1	0
Thomas RICHASON		1	0
Pompey CLARK		1	0
Bristo BORDEN - one Cow	1	3
Charles LAMB - one Cow	1	3
Danl BROWN		1	0
Charles RINGWOOD	1	0
Sam. DISMAL		1	0
Wm. GORDEN		1	0
Pompey COAD - one Sheep	1	0 - h'd.
John AMBROSE		1	0
John VANBRIK -  	1        10 - h'd.
  three head of Cattle
  3 Sheep
Quoshe SHEPHERD		1	0
Philip BARTLEY		1	0
John DEVOCE -   	1	2 - h'd.
  five head of Sheep
Edw'd GOODWIN		1	0
Andrew WHITEHEAD	1	0
Joseph RINGWOOD		1	0
John SHELLY		1	0
Edw'd DIXON		1	0
James THOMAS		1	0
Danl. TOWNSEND		1	0
King FARR		1	0
John FARMER		1	0
Asa TINER - two Sheep	1	6
Platt JACKSON - 	1	3
  one Goat
Eliakiame PARIS		1	0


NOTES: Marchan = merchant; Brebi = sheep; vache = cow; 
bete de corne = goat; Chelin probably means shilling.


Transcribed by Mary (DeLorey) Ferguson, Sept. 1990.

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