The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 East Grinstead Census
The Southern part of East Grinstead Parish that includes Forest Row Village, Forest Row Green and Quay Brook Common
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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

14Forest Row GreenGeorge Waters, M, Head, married, age 32, born East Grinstead; occupation Master Carman
    Annie Waters, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Somerset
    George O. Waters, M, Son, single, age 5, born Forest Row; occupation Scholar
    Mary E. Waters, F, Daughter, age 1, born Forest Row

14Forest Row GreenFrederick Winter, M, Head, married, age 44, born Rotherfield; occupation Coachman
    Ann Winter, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Berkshire
    Walter Winter, M, Son, single, age 12, born Berkshire; occupation Domestic servant
    Frank H. Winter, M, Son, single, age 9, born Berkshire; occupation Scholar
    Emily Winter, F, Dau, single, age 7, born Berkshire; occupation Scholar

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