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1891 East Grinstead Census
Reference RG12/788: East Grinstead Enumeration District No 1; Sub-District: East Grinstead; Enumerator: H.A. Perkins
Boundary That part of the Town of East Grinstead between the end of the High Street next College Lane and the commencement of Glen Vue
Contents Comprising High Street on both sides, Church Street including the Vicarage and Sackville College, Middle Row, Crown Lane, West Street as far as the Cemetary Gates, Westfield, Highfields, Ship Street as far as Turley Cottage, Queens Road and London Road as far as Placelands.
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]

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Sheet    Place    Census entry

1815, London RoadCharles E Collins, M, Head, married, age 41, born Bangalore Mysore, India; occupation: physician and surgeon
    Lucy E Collins, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Nottinghamshire
    Gertrude L F Collins, F, Daughter, single, age 11, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Emily A Crowder, F, Governess, single, age 24, born Barton On Humber, Leicestershire; occupation: teacher
    Christina P Grieve, F, Visitor, single, age 11, born British Subject, Ceylon
    Edith Divall, F, Servant, single, age 29, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: parlourmaid
    Alice A Wateridge, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Lyndhurst, Hampshire; occupation: cook
    Betsy Jane Henson, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Worlaby, Lincolnshire; occupation: housemaid

1817, London RoadAlbert A Winser, M, Head, married, age 46, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: jeweller
    Emily Winser, F, Wife, married, age 48, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Emily K Winser, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Rowland Winser, M, Son, single, age 14, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Francis J Winser, M, Son, single, age 11, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Frederick A Winser, M, Son, single, age 9, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Mary Day, F, Mother, widowed, age 87, born Felbridge, Surrey; occupation: living on own means
    Christie Meads, M, Boarder, single, age 26, born Lindfield, Sussex; occupation: jeweller

1819 & 21, London RoadGeorge Read, M, Head, married, age 44, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation: furniture dealer
    Mary H Read, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Bromley By Bow
    Frank Arnold, M, Nephew, single, age 14, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Mary Burrell, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant
    Mary A Ward, F, Mother in law, widowed, age 68, born Forfar, Scotland; occupation: hotel keeper
    Agnes Wratten, F, Niece, single, age 5, born Burgess Hill, Sussex

18Warwick ArmsJoseph Reed, M, Head, married, age 40, born Alfreton, Sussex; occupation: publican
    Fanny Reed, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Sussex

1833 & 35, London RoadAlfred Bridgland, M, Head, single, age 30, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: ironmonger
    Emily Bowrah, F, Servant, single, age 32, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper

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