The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1841 East Grinstead Census
Reference: East Grinstead Enumeration District 4
All that part of the Parish of East Grinstead which lies Southeast of the road from East Grinstead to Turners Hill commencing at the Old Mill bounded on the Southwest by the parishes of Worth and West Hoathly and on the Southeast by the roadway leading from East Grinstead to Twyford Lodge by way of Lagsheath and bounded by the Parishes of West Hoathly and Maresfield.
Enumerator: William Cotton
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

8Saint Hill GreenJames Whitcher, M, Head, age 40 to 44; occupation Gamekeeper
    Philladelpha Whitcher, F, [Wife], age 31, born Sussex
    James Whitcher, M, [Son], age 4, born Sussex
    John Whitcher, M, [Son], age 3, born Sussex

8Saint Hill LodgeTimothy Longley, M, Head, age 38; occupation: bailiff
    Charlotte Longley, F, [Wife], age 38

8Saint HillRobert Crawford, M, Head, age 40 to 44, occupation: independent
    Patty Crawford, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44
    Alfred Cole, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    Sarah Hillman, F, age 32, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    Elizabeth Stedman, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation Servant
    Mary Molineux, F, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    Mary Parker, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    William Day, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servant

8Cottage Near Saint HillThomas Gibb, M, Head, age 70 to 74, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Ann Gibb, F, [Wife], age 70 to 74, born Sussex

8Cottage Near Saint HillElizabeth Chapman, F, Head, widowed, age 81, born Sussex
    Benjamin Chapman, M, [Son], age 45 to 49, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Kennington, F, age 14; occupation: servant

8Coombe FarmThomas Chapman, M, Head, age 58, born Sussex, occupation: farmer
    James Chapman, M, [Relation], age 64, born Sussex, occupation: farmer
    Elizabeth Chapman, F, [Relation's wife], age 40 to 44, born Sussex
    Jane Chapman, F, [Relation's daughter], age 14, born Sussex
    James Chapman, M, [Relation's son], age 12, born Sussex
    Thomas Chapman, M, [Relation's daughter], age 7, born Sussex
    Elizabeth Goodwin, F, age 16, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    William Seal, M, age 22, born Sussex; occupation Servant
    William Balcombe, M, age 58, born Sussex, occupation: servant
    George Bysh, M, age 12, born Sussex

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