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

22East Grinstead TownAnn Collins, F, Head, age 65 to 69, born Sussex, occupation: independent
    Ann Booth, F, age 25 to 29, born Sussex, occupation: servant

22East Grinstead TownRussell Hall, M, Head, age 65 to 69, born Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Elizabeth Hall, F, [Wife], age 65 to 69, born Sussex
    James Hall, M, [Son], age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: shoe maker
    William Hall, M, age 11
    Russell Hall, M, age 9

22East Grinstead TownJames Martin, M, Head, age 65 to 69, born Sussex; occupation: glover
    Mary Martin, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born Sussex
    James Martin, M, [Grand-son], age 6, born Sussex

22East Grinstead TownAnn Smith, F, Head, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation: school mistress
    Mary Smith, F, [Relation], age 60 to 64, born Sussex
    Thomas Smith, M, [Relation], age 65 to 69, born Sussex; occupation: auctioneer

22East Grinstead TownMary Elphick, F, Head, age 24, born Sussex
    Louisa Elphick, F, [Relation], age 20 to 24, born Sussex
    Walter Elphick, M, [Relation], age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: butcher journeyman

22East Grinstead TownHenrietta Bolton, F, Head, age 20 to 24; occupation Independent
    Frances Bolton, F, [Sister], age 15 to 19
    Letitia Bolton, F, [Sister], age 12

22East Grinstead TownAnn Avery, F, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: charwoman
    George Avery, M, [Son], age 11
    James Cooper, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex, occupation: ostler
    James Histed, M, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation: ostler

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