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

19East Grinstead TownHenry Atherfold, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation farm labourer
    Ann Atherfold, F, [Wife], age 42, born Sussex
    Henry Atherfold, M, [Son], age 19, born Sussex
    William Atherfold, M, [Son], age 10, born Sussex
    Edward Atherfold, M, [Son], age 8, born Sussex
    George Atherfold, M, [Son], age 5, born Sussex

19East Grinstead TownWilliam Fieldwick, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: butcher journeyman
    Fanny Fieldwick, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54, born Sussex
    Thomas Fieldwick, M, [Son], age 12, born Sussex
    Elizabeth Chatfield, F, age 10, born Sussex
    John Holman, M, age 70 to 74, born Sussex

19East Grinstead TownGeorge Bankin, M, Head, age 65 to 69, born Sussex, occupation: attorney
    Elizabeth Bankin, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born Sussex
    John Pomfret, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation Servant
    Elizabeth Miles, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servant

19East Grinstead TownJames Day, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    May Day, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born Sussex
    George Day, M, [Son], age 10, born Sussex
    Mary Day, F, [Daughter], age 7, born Sussex
    Eliza Day, F, [Daughter], age 5, born Sussex
    Emela Day, F, [Daughter], age 1, born Sussex
    Thomas Ferguson, M, age 55 to 59, born Scotland; occupation: pensioner

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