The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 East Grinstead Census
That part of East Grinstead Parish that includes London 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

4London RoadCharles E. Collins, M, Head, married, age 31, born India, occupation: medical profession licentiate, R.C.P.L. and M.R.C.S. University College, London
    Lucy E. Collins, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Nottinghamshire
    Gertrude L.F. Collins, F, Daughter, age 1, born East Grinstead
    William Bates, M, Visitor, married, age 42, born Durham, occupation: curate in charge
    Mabel Bates, F, Visitor, age 6, born Derbyshire, occupation: scholar
    Harold Robert Bates, M, Visitor, age 5 m, born Derbyshire
    Minnie Jenner, F, Boarder, single, age 22, born Southborough, Kent; occupation: cook
    Edith Divall, F, Boarder, single, age 19, born East Grinstead; occupation: housemaid

4London RoadElizabeth Stanford, F, Head, widowed, age 59, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation Office Keeper
    Edgar J. Stanford, M, Son, single, age 19, born East Grinstead; occupation Carpenter

4London RoadSamuel Davison, M, Head, married, age 40, born Northamptonshire; occupation: ironmonger
    Mary S. Davison, F, Wife, married, age 38, born East Grinstead
    Samuel P. Davison, M, Son, age 7, born East Grinstead; occupation: scholar
    Kate Davison, F, Daughter, age 3, born East Grinstead
    Horace Davison, M, Son, age 2, born East Grinstead
    Emily Divall, F, Servant, single, age 16, born East Grinstead; occupation: general servant

4London RoadHenry Pocock, M, Head, widowed, age 48, born Uckfield; occupation Currier and Teacher Of Music
    Emily Pocock, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born East Grinstead; occupation Housekeeper
    Clara Pocock, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born East Grinstead; occupation Domestic Servant
    Nelly Pocock, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born East Grinstead; occupation Invalid

4London RoadJohn Hayward, M, Head, married, age 61, born East Grinstead; occupation: saddler
    Eliza Hayward, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation: cook

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