The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 East Grinstead Census
That part of East Grinstead Parish that includes Cemetery [or Queens] Road
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

63Cemetery RoadCharles Finch, M, Head, married, age 51, born Forest Row; occupation: veterinary surgeon
    Annie Finch, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Forest Row
    Eliza A. Finch, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Forest Row; occupation: no occupation
    Ada F. Finch, F, Daughter, age 5, born Crawley Down; occupation: scholar

63Cemetery RoadGeorge Holden, M, Head, married, age 36, born Westmorland
    Eliza Holden, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Dorset; occupation: dressmaker
    Charles Walbace, M, Lodger, single, age 20, born Bristol
    Arthur Beaver, M, Lodger, single, age 38, born Bedfordshire, occupation: railway labourer
    Richard Parsons, M, Lodger, single, age 14, born Somerset; occupation Railway labourer
    George Williams, M, Lodger, single, age 45, born Devon; occupation Railway labourer

63Cemetery RoadGeorge Cook, M, Head, married, age 23, born Bedfordshire, occupation: brick maker
    Emily Cook, F, Wife, married, age 20, born Sussex
    John Somers, M, Lodger, single, age 29, born Dorset; occupation Railway labourer
    John Egan, M, Lodger, widowed, age 56, born London

63Cemetery RoadGeorge Bishop, M, Head, married, age 29, born Lewes; occupation: grocer
    Susan Bishop, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Beddingham
    Arthur G.W. Bishop, M, Son, age 4, born Brighton; occupation: scholar
    William Wolfe, M, Boarder, married, age 56, born Somerset; occupation Stone Mason
    Harry Cogswell, M, Boarder, married, age 28, born Wiltshire, occupation: stone mason
    John Wolfe, M, Boarder, single, age 23, born Wiltshire; occupation Stone Mason

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