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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

56127, West StreetEdward Cooke, M, Head, married, age 42, born West Hoathly, Sussex; occupation: carpenter
    Alice Cooke, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Maresfield, Sussex
    Clara Cooke, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born West Hoathly, Sussex
    Amy Cooke, F, Daughter, single, age 11, born West Hoathly, Sussex
    Alice Cooke, F, Daughter, single, age 8, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Edith Cooke, F, Daughter, single, age 3, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Albert Cooke, M, Son, single, age 1, born East Grinstead, Sussex

56129, West StreetAlbert Northern, M, Head, married, age 40, born Carlton, Bedfordshire; occupation: solicitor's clerk
    Elizabeth Northern, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Islington, London
    Robert B Wayland, M, Boarder, single, age 54, born Lyme Regis, Dorset; occupation: commercial traveller

56129, West StreetJohn Gatton, M, Head, married, age 39, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: cellarman
    Annie Gatton, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Elgin, Scotland
    Maud Gatton, F, Daughter, age 7, born Holloway, London; occupation: scholar

56131, West StreetWilliam J Samuels, M, Head, married, age 24, born Woolwich, Kent; occupation: baker
    Kate E Samuels, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Chipstead, Surrey
    Edward Evan J Samuels, M, Son, age 11 months, born East Grinstead, Sussex

56133, West StreetNoah Mighell, M, Head, married, age 28, born Birch Grove, Sussex; occupation: plumber
    Ann Mighell, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Cookham, Berkshire
    Dorothy Mighell, F, Daughter, age 1, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Elsie Mighell, F, Daughter, age 4 months, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Neziah Mighell, M, Brother, single, age 22, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: plumber's help

56135, West StreetCharles Brooker, M, Head, married, age 35, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: post office letter carrier
    Harriet A Brooker, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Rowfant, Sussex
    Charles E Brooker, M, Son, age 7, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Dora M Brooker, F, Daughter, age 2, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    William D Fedarb, M, Lodger, single, age 29, born Canterbury, Kent; occupation: post office letter carrier

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