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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.
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  • 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

57137, West StreetWilliam Curtis, M, Head, married, age 39, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: baker
    Lucy Curtis, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Aldershot, Hampshire
    Lucy Curtis, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Stockton-On-Tees, Durham
    William Curtis, M, Son, age 15, born Stockton-On-Tees, Durham
    Mary Curtis, F, Daughter, age 13, born Middlesborough, Yorkshire
    Annie Curtis, F, Daughter, age 11, born Lincoln, Lincolnshire
    Samuel Curtis, M, Son, age 8, born Aldershot, Hampshire
    Albert Curtis, M, Son, age 7, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Harry Curtis, M, Son, age 4, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Frederick Curtis, M, Son, age 2, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Edith F Curtis, F, Daughter, age 1, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Mary Curtis, F, Mother, married, age 67, born Clayton, Sussex
    Alfred Woolvin, M, Assistant, single, age 19, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: baker's assistant

57139, West StreetWilliam James, M, Head, married, age 47, born Horne, Surrey; occupation: engineer's labourer
    William T James, M, Son, age 19, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: grocer's porter
    Thomas C James, M, Son, age 17, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: chemist's porter
    Alfred J James, M, Son, age 14, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: baker
    Agnes James, F, Daughter, age 9, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Rose James, F, Daughter, age 7, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Florence James, F, Daughter, age 3, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Jane Taylor, F, Visitor, single, age 20, born East Grinstead, Sussex

57139a, West StreetWilliam Baldwin, M, Head, married, age 38, born Bermondsey, Middlesex; occupation: postman
    Elizabeth Baldwin, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Warmingham, Surrey
    Charles Baldwin, M, Son, age 5, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Ernest Baldwin, M, Son, age 4, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Matilda Baldwin, F, Daughter, age 2, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    William Oak, M, Lodger, married, age 26, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: plasterer
    Laura Oak, F, Lodger's wife, married, age 25, born Hastings, Sussex
    Edith Oak, F, Lodger's daughter, age 4, born Hastings, Sussex
    William Oak, M, Lodger's son, age 1, born Lingfield, Surrey

57139b, West StreetGeorge H Budgen, M, Head, married, age 31, born Warbleton, Sussex; occupation: carpenter and joiner
    Emma Budgen, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    George R Budgen, M, Son, age 3, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Cecil H Budgen, M, Son, age 1, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Stanley O Budgen, M, Son, age 1 month, born East Grinstead, Sussex

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