The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1841 East Grinstead Census
Reference: East Grinstead Enumeration District 1
All that part of the Parish of East Grinstead comprising the lower Chapel Lane, Ship Lane, Rock Gardens as far as Place Land, The Rocks as far as the Pigence House, The Hermitage, Hurst and Clays and as far as the Cross Ways
Enumerator: Benjamin Huggett
Please note:
  • These census records have been transcribed from images of the original census sheets. Whilst all care has been taken, the result is an interpretation of the original which is available at Local Record Offices, from The National Archives, and from
  • Occupation has been unified (e.g. Ag Lab, Farm Lab, and many other such recordings are all displayed as Farm labourer).
  • The Sheet Number is as shown on the original document and is linked to a page showing all the entries on that Sheet (as well as entries from the following or previous sheet where the entry for the location covers more than one sheet).
  • In those instances where the Census entry is incorrect or missing and it has been possible from other sources to derive a correction, then these changes are shown inside square brackets, e.g. [Wife]

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Sheet    Place    Census entry

2East Grinstead TownThomas Morris, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: currier
    Jane Morris, F, [Wife], age 33, born Sussex
    Louisa Morris, F, [Daughter], age 7, born Sussex
    Catherine Morris, F, [Daughter], age 5, born Sussex
    Mary Jane Morris, F, [Daughter], age 6[?], born Sussex
    Mary Knight, F, age 21, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    Eliza Cockerel, F, age 17, born Sussex, occupation: servant

2Rose And CrownWilliam Pobgee, M, Head, age 61, born Sussex; occupation Currier journeyman
    Susan Pobgee, F, [Wife], age 58
    William Pobgee, M, [Son], age 29, born Sussex; occupation Shoe maker
    Mary Pobgee, F, [Daughter-in-law], age 27, born Sussex
    Harriot Pobgee, F, [Grand-daughter], age 9 months
    Edward Pobgee, M, [Son], age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation Shoe maker
    George Pobgee, M, [Son], age 18, born Sussex; occupation Currier
    Susan Pobgee, F, [Daughter], age 16, born Sussex
    Charles Taylor, M, age 21; occupation: painter
    Abraham Huggett, M, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: butcher journeyman
    George Everest, M, age 46, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

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