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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

4090, Queens RoadJohn Hillier, M, Head, married, age 69, born Burlescombe, Devon; occupation: gardener and domestic servant
    Mary A Hillier, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Cobham, Surrey; occupation: grocer
    Frederick C Barron, M, Son-in-law, married, age 37, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: stone mason
    Edith Jane Barron, F, Daughter, married, age 28, born Croydon, Surrey
    Marian M Barron, F, Granddaughter, age 1, born East Grinstead, Sussex

4092, Queens RoadJohn Curry, M, Head, single, age 69, born Taunton, Somerset; occupation: tailor

4094, Queens RoadGeorge Stone, M, Head, married, age 65, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: labourer
    Eliza Stone, F, Wife, married, age 62, born East Grinstead, Sussex

4094, Queens RoadHenry C Harding, M, Head, married, age 35, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: coach builder
    Caroline R Harding, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Windsor, Berkshire

4096, Queens RoadHester Huggett, F, Head, widowed, age 39, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Alan Huggett, M, Son, single, age 15, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: gardener and domestic servant
    Arthur Huggett, M, Son, single, age 10, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: scholar

4098, Queens RoadGeorge Cooper, M, Head, married, age 66, born Ashurstwood, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
    Ana S Cooper, F, Wife, married, age 70, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Ann S Cooper, F, Daughter, single, age 40, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: needlewoman
    Caroline L Cooper, F, Daughter, single, age 38, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: needlewoman

40100, Queens RoadEdwin Godly, M, Head, married, age 30, born Southborough, Kent; occupation: butcher
    Fanny Godly, F, Wife, married, age 25, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Violet Godly, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Alec Godly, M, Son, age 9 months, born East Grinstead, Sussex

40102, Queens RoadThomas Taylor, M, Head, widowed, age 43, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: carpenter
    Eleanor Taylor, F, Mother, widowed, age 74, born Ticehurst, Sussex

40104, Queens RoadGeorge Hills, M, Head, married, age 25, born Worthing, Sussex; occupation: fitter at gas works
    Ellen Hills, F, Wife, married, age 23, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Martha Blackstone, F, Grandmother, widowed, age 81, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: living on own means

40106, Queens RoadFrederick Cooper, M, Head, married, age 31, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: gas fitter
    Ann G Cooper, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Chelsea, London
    William Cousens, M, Boarder, single, age 16, born Otterden, Kent; occupation: gardener and domestic servant

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