The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 East Grinstead Census
Reference RG12/789: East Grinstead Enumeration District No 8; Sub-District: East Grinstead; Enumerator: C.G. Morris
Boundary Being that part bounded on the East by the road leading from Stone Farm to Lags Heath and Wych Cross, on the North by the river Medway, on the West by the Parish of West Hoathly and on the South by the Parishes of Maresfield and Horsted Keynes
Contents Comprising Minks Hill, Blacklands and Newlands Farms, Plawhatch, Hospital and Cold Harbour Farms, Tyes Cross, Wych Cross, the Keepers Cottage in Broadstone Warren and Cottages at Cookham
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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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

2Twyford CottageGeorge Arnold, M, Head, married, age 32, born Worth, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Emma Arnold, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Charlwood, Surrey
    William Arnold, M, Son, age 3, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Luisa E Arnold, F, Daughter, age 1, born East Grinstead, Sussex

2Cripps CornerTimothy J Gurr, M, Head, married, age 50, born Nutley, Sussex; occupation: mason
    Martha Gurr, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Fletching, Sussex
    Mary E Gurr, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Fletching, Sussex
    Frederick Gurr, M, Son, age 11, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Silvanus Gurr, M, Son, age 9, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    George Gurr, M, Son, age 7, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Henry Chatfield, M, Lodger, widowed, age 83, born East Grinstead, Sussex

2Cripps CornerThomas Head, M, Head, married, age 36, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourer
    Emma Head, F, Wife, married, age 35, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Amy H Head, F, Daughter, age 10, born West Hoathly, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Minnie Head, F, Daughter, age 8, born West Hoathly, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Lottie Head, F, Daughter, age 6, born West Hoathly, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Victoria A Head, F, Daughter, age 4, born West Hoathly, Sussex
    Henrietta D Head, F, Daughter, age 2, born East Grinstead, Sussex

2Hospital FarmWilliam Wilde, M, Head, married, age 59, born Kensington, London; occupation: farmer
    Rachel Wilde, F, Wife, married, age 57, born St Johns Wood, London

2Darlingridge FarmEphraim Hallet, M, Head, married, age 56, born Dorset; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Hallet, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Dorset
    John Hallet, M, Son, single, age 29, born Dorset; occupation: farm labourer

2Cold Harbour FarmGeorge Maynard, M, Head, married, age 53, born West Hoathly, Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Annie Maynard, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Forest Row, Sussex
    Kenneth MacLean, M, Boarder, widowed, age 62, born Scotland; occupation: fitter
    James Dubber, M, Lodger, single, age 16, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: groom
    Benjamin Gaston, M, Lodger, single, age 55, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

2Plawhatch BotheysBenjamin Newnham, M, Head, single, age 23, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: gardener
    Henry Draper, M, Servant, single, age 16, born West Hoathly, Sussex; occupation: gardener

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