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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

5263, West StreetLucy E Parsons, F, Head, widowed, age 64, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    John Parsons, M, Son, single, age 25, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: painter

5265, West StreetJohn Corrigan, M, Head, married, age 49, born Dublin, Ireland; occupation: coachman and domestic servant
    Elizabeth Corrigan, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Great Oakley, Essex
    William Hy Corrigan, M, Son, age 15, born Hounslow, Middlesex
    John A Corrigan, M, Son, age 13, born Ashcott, Somerset
    T E Corrigan, M, Son, age 11, born Hammerwood, Sussex
    Elizabeth M Corrigan, F, Daughter, age 9, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Eliza M Corrigan, F, Daughter, age 6, born East Grinstead, Sussex

5267, West StreetAmbrose Draper, M, Head, married, age 30, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
    Minnie Draper, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Eliza Draper, F, Daughter, age 3, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Horace A T Draper, M, Son, age 1, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Alice Hitchcock, F, Sister, single, age 15, born Tunbridge, Kent

5269, West StreetEdward Martin, M, Head, married, age 34, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: house decorator
    Mary J Martin, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Crawley Down, Sussex
    Edith M Martin, F, Daughter, age 2, born East Grinstead, Sussex

5271, West StreetThomas Kent, M, Head, married, age 26, born Shoreham, Sussex; occupation: railway porter
    Lucy Kent, F, Wife, married, age 23, born West Hoathly, Sussex
    Lucy C Kent, F, Daughter, age 8 months, born East Grinstead, Sussex

5273, West StreetGeorge Parsons, M, Head, married, age 33, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation: carpenter
    Sarah A Parsons, F, Wife, married, age 32, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Robert G Parsons, M, Son, age 6, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Emily E Parsons, F, Daughter, age 4, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Alice L J Parsons, F, Daughter, age 1, born East Grinstead, Sussex

5275, West StreetGeorge Barton, M, Head, married, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carpenter
    Agnes C Barton, F, Wife, married, age 24, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Agnes C Barton, F, Daughter, age 3 months, born East Grinstead, Sussex

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