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

29Chapel LaneJohn Draper, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: sweep
    Elizabeth Draper, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born Sussex
    John Draper, M, [Son], age 10, born Sussex
    Charles Draper, M, [Son], age 8, born Sussex
    Ann Draper, F, [Daughter], age 3, born Sussex
    Henry Draper, M, [Son], age 1 month, born Sussex
    Sophia Carman, F, age 40 to 44, born Sussex
    William Lanning, M, age 20 to 24; occupation: sweep

29Chapel LaneWilliam Martin, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: shoe maker
    Eliza Martin, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born Sussex
    Thomas Martin, M, [Son], age 4, born Sussex
    Mary Martin, F, [Daughter], age 1, born Sussex
    Isaac Long, M, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: tailor journeyman

29Chapel LaneJohn Gardner, M, Head, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation: carpenter
    Jane Gardner, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born Sussex
    Jane Morgan, F, age 5

29Chapel LaneJohn Furminger, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: carpenter
    Jane Furminger, F, [Daughter], age 19, born Sussex
    Caroline Muddle, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex

29Chapel LaneAnthony Ellis, M, Head, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation: shoemaker
    Ann Ellis, F, [Wife], age 55 to 59, born Sussex
    Hariot Ellis, F, [Daughter], age 15, born Sussex
    Ann Ellis, F, [Daughter], age 13, born Sussex
    Marther Ellis, F, [Daughter], age 11, born Sussex

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