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

25East Grinstead TownWilliam Lambert, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: hairdresser
    Mary Lambert, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born Sussex
    William Lambert, M, [Son], age 10, born Sussex
    Edward Lambert, M, [Son], age 7, born Sussex
    Mary Lambert, F, [Daughter], age 5, born Sussex
    John Fuller, M, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: shoe maker
    Henry Rogers, M, age 20 to 24; occupation: hairdresser

25East Grinstead TownWilliam Charlwood, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex, occupation: carpenter
    Sophia Charlwood, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born Sussex

25East Grinstead TownMary Heasman, F, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: independent
    Abel Starte, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex
    Mary Starte, F, age 20 to 24
    Hannah Jenner, F, age 15 to 19; occupation: servant

25East Grinstead TownJohn Charlwood, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex, occupation: shoe maker
    Mary Brown, F, age 20 to 24; occupation: dressmaker
    Mary Patemale Cottenden, F, age 10, born Sussex, occupation: dressmaker
    Elizabeth Rice, F, age 45 to 49, born Sussex

25East Grinstead TownJames Bridgland, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex, occupation: currier journeyman
    William Bridgland, M, [Son], age 20 to 24, born Sussex, occupation: tailor
    Jane Marley, F, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Susana Baker, F, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Matilda Heasman, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: apprentice

25East Grinstead TownJohn Wheeler, M, Head, age 25 to 29; occupation HairDresser
    James Bridgland, M, age 20 to 24, occupation: shoe maker

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