The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 East Grinstead Census
The Western part of East Grinstead Parish that includes Wall Hill, Ashurstwood, Homestall, Hammerwood, Great and Little Surrys, Ashdown House, Pixton and Tablehurst
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

15New Lodge, Hammerwood, East GrinsteadJames Bailey, M, Head, married, age 40, born Leicestershire; occupation: coachman
    Winnifred Bailey, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Pembury, Kent
    Rosetta Bailey, F, Daughter, age 10; occupation: scholar
    Charles Bailey, M, Son, age 8, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Arthur Bailey, M, Son, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Kate Bailey, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Emily Bailey, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

15New Lodge, Hammerwood, East GrinsteadPhilip Still, M, Head, married, age 38, born Hartfield; occupation Sexton and Gardener
    Elizabeth Still, F, Wife, married, age 41
    Albert Still, M, Son, single, age 16, born Cowden, Kent; occupation Carter Boy
    William Still, M, Son, single, age 15, born Cowden, Kent; occupation Carter Boy
    Fred Still, M, Son, age 9, born Hartfield; occupation Scholar

15Hammerwood VicarageCharles C. Woodland, M, Head, married, age 29, born Somerset; occupation Vicar Of St Stevens Church Hammerwood
    Frances Woodland, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Manchester
    Winnifred Louise Woodland, F, Daughter, age 3, born Wiltshire
    Vincent K. Woodland, M, Son, age 1, born East Grinstead
    Harriett Burt, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Hurstpierpoint, occupation: nurse
    Ellen Dutch, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Wiltshire; occupation: housemaid

15Bower CottageEdward Miles, M, Head, married, age 33, born Hartfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Miles, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Hartfield
    Edward Miles, M, Son, age 10, born Hartfield

15Bower CottageHenry Chatfield, M, Head, married, age 48, born East Grinstead
    Emma Chatfield, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Lingfield, Surrey
    Alice Chatfield, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born East Grinstead
    Thomas C. Chatfield, M, Son, single, age 15, born East Grinstead

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