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

30Chapel LaneElizabeth Muddle, F, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation: charwoman
    Stephen Muddle, M, [Son], age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    William Muddle, M, [Son], age 18, born Sussex
    Caroline Muddle, F, [Daughter], age 16, born Sussex
    Louisa Muddle, F, [Daughter], age 15, born Sussex
    Robert Morphew, M, age 25 to 29, born Sussex

30Chapel LaneCharles Draper, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Shoe maker
    Phoebe Draper, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born Sussex
    Ellen Draper, F, [Daughter], age 7, born Sussex
    Alfred Draper, M, [Son], age 3, born Sussex

30Chapel LaneJames West, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
    Mary West, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born Sussex
    George West, M, [Son], age 12, born Sussex
    Mary West, F, [Daughter], age 9, born Sussex
    James West, M, [Son], age 7, born Sussex

30Chapel LaneFrancis Strip, M, Head, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
    Elizabeth Strip, F, [Wife], age 55 to 59, born Sussex
    Hariott Strip, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born Sussex
    Susanna Strip, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born Sussex
    Richard Strip, M, [Son], age 5, born Sussex

30Chapel LaneEliza Baker, F, Head, age 30 to 34; occupation: dressmaker
    Eliza Baker, F, [Daughter], age 5, born Sussex
    George Baker, M, [Son], age 3, born Sussex
    James Baker, M, [Son], age 1, born Sussex

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