The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Site update: Due to the illness of the creator and maintainer of this site he is no longer able to support it. Alternative options to continue hosting and supporting the site are currently being evaluated. Thank you to all those who have contributed to the site over the last twenty years
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]

Census sheets
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  
11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  
21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  
31  32  33  34  35  36  37  38  39  40  
41  42  43  44  45  46  47  48  49  50  
51  52  53  54  55  56  57  58  59  60  
61  62                          
Sheet    Place    Census entry

3081, Queens RoadAlfred E Webber, M, Head, married, age 24, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: grocer's assistant
    Florence K Webber, F, Wife, married, age 23, born West Hoathly, Sussex
    Ellen Webber, F, Mother, widowed, age 62, born Dorking, Surrey; occupation: laundress

3083, Queens RoadSamuel Winser, M, Head, widowed, age 75, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: living on own means
    Clara Meux, F, single, age 25, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper

3085, Queens RoadMary Payne, F, Head, widowed, age 66, born Godstone, Surrey
    Owen Payne, M, Son, single, age 31, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: tailor

3087, Queens RoadThomas Kately, M, Head, widowed, age 69, born Godstone, Surrey; occupation: living on own means
    Margaret Winser, F, Niece, single, age 34, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper

30The CemeteryArthur Huggett, M, Head, married, age 30, born Felbridge, Surrey; occupation: sexton and parish clerk
    Clara J Huggett, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Islington, London
    Edith Huggett, F, Daughter, age 4, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Ann Huggett, F, Mother, widowed, age 70, born Lingfield, Surrey

3093, Queens RoadJoseph T Hollingsworth, M, Head, married, age 31, born Chelmsford, Essex; occupation: railway shedman
    Bertha Hollingsworth, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Findon, Sussex
    William J Hollingsworth, M, Son, age 3, born East Grinstead, Sussex

3095, Queens RoadThomas Jennings, M, Head, married, age 30, born Worth, Sussex; occupation: railway signalman
    Sarah A Jennings, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Cuckfield, Sussex
    Herbert Jennings, M, Son, age 7, born Cuckfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Edith A Jennings, F, Daughter, age 1, born Cuckfield, Sussex
    John Burfoot, M, Lodger, widowed, age 50, born Cowden, Kent; occupation: miller
    David Musle, M, Lodger, single, age 24, born Lee, Kent; occupation: plumber

3097, Queens RoadStephen J Brackpool, M, Head, married, age 30, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation: plumber
    Emma Brackpool, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Sussex
    Stephen T Brackpool, M, Son, age 5, born Sussex
    Kate Brackpool, F, Daughter, age 3, born Sussex
    Mary Martin, F, Sister-in-law, age 31, born Sussex
    Percy Martin, M, Nephew, age 6 months, born Sussex

The Weald is at  Database version 13.7 which has ongoing updates to the 393,490 people; 9,000 places; 613 maps; 3,308 pictures, engravings and photographs; and 248 books loaded in the previous version

Fasthosts web site  
British Libarary  
High Weald  
Sussex Family History Group  
Sussex Record Society  
Sussex Archaeological Society  
Kent Archaeological Society  
Mid Kent Marriages  
Genes Reunited  
International Genealogical Index  
National Archives  

of the