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

9East Grinstead TownJames Bailey, M, Head, age 35 to 39; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Bailey, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39

9East Grinstead TownChristopher Morphew, M, Head, age 75 to 79, born Sussex; occupation Mealman
    Elizabeth Morphew, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born Sussex
    Elizabeth Morphew, F, [Daughter], age 25 to 29, born Sussex

9East Grinstead TownRichard Day, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Day, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born Sussex
    Mary Day, F, [Daughter], age 13, born Sussex
    Emma Day, F, [Daughter], age 11, born Sussex
    John Day, M, [Son], age 9, born Sussex
    Abraham Day, M, [Son], age 7, born Sussex
    Harriot Day, F, [Daughter], age 4, born Sussex
    Sarah Day, F, [Daughter], age 1, born Sussex

9East Grinstead TownWilliam Nicholas, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation Servant
    Harriot Nicholas, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54
    Amy Ridley, F, age 70 to 74
    Ann Chantler, F, age 10, born Sussex

9East Grinstead TownBenjamin Chapman, M, Head, age 70 to 74, born Sussex, occupation: grocer
    Jane Chapman, F, [Wife], age 65 to 69, born Sussex

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