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

28Chapel LaneFrederick Pickett, M, Head, age 40 to 44; occupation Tailor journeyman
    Sarah Pickett, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44
    Thomas Pickett, M, [Son], age 12
    Esther Pickett, F, [Daughter], age 10, born Sussex
    Martha Pickett, F, [Daughter], age 8, born Sussex
    Lucy Pickett, F, [Daughter], age 6, born Sussex
    Alfred Pickett, M, [Son], age 4, born Sussex
    Albert Pickett, M, [Son], age 1, born Sussex

28Chapel LaneWilliam Simmonds, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
    Elizabeth Simmonds, F, [Wife], age 45 to 49, born Sussex
    Hugh Simmonds, M, [Son], age 14, born Sussex
    Sarah Simmonds, F, [Daughter], age 12, born Sussex
    Henry Simmonds, M, [Son], age 9, born Sussex
    Eliza Simmonds, F, [Daughter], age 4, born Sussex

28Chapel LaneWilliam Bailey, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Ann Bailey, F, [Daughter], age 12, born Sussex
    William Bailey, M, [Son], age 10, born Sussex
    Henry Bailey, M, [Son], age 8, born Sussex
    Sarah Bailey, F, [Daughter], age 6, born Sussex
    James Bailey, M, [Son], age 4, born Sussex
    Thomas Bailey, M, [Son], age 2, born Sussex
    John Wickham, M, age 60 to 64; occupation Farm labourer

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