The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Frant Census
Broadwater Down (West)
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

158 Frant RoadAnn Watkins, F, Head, single, age 55, born London; occupation Console manufacturer
    Elizabeth Watkins, F, Sister, single, age 52, born London; occupation Console manufacturer
    Thomas Benjamin Watkins, M, Nephew, single, age 24, born Surrey; occupation Curate of Christ Church Tunbridge Wells
    Rose Maria Powell, F, Visitor, single, age 29, born Folkstone
    Agnes Baker, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Yalding; occupation: cook
    Maria Russell, F, Servant, single, age 19, born East Peckham; occupation Housemaid

159 Frant RoadMarian Travers, F, Head, married, age 56, born Middlesex
    Catherine Heasman, F, Servant, single, age 47, born Forest Row; occupation: cook
    Caroline Smith, F, Servant, single, age 24, born Birmingham; occupation: housemaid

1Pine Wood VillaHarold Roach, F, Head, married, age 61, born Isle of Wight
    Emma Roach, F, Wife, married, age 51, born London
    Sarah Ann Willis, F, Neice, single, age 24, born London
    Emma Cook, F, Servant, single, age 24, born London, occupation: cook
    Emma Stephens, F, Servant, single, age 20, born East Peckham; occupation: housemaid

166 Frant RoadThomas Joseph, M, Head, married, age 46, born Frant; occupation: dairyman
    Fanny Joseph, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Hertfordshire
    Emma Jane Joseph, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Frant; occupation: scholar
    Evelyn Sarah Joseph, F, Daughter, single, age 6, born Frant; occupation: scholar

167 Frant RoadHenry Howard, M, Head, widowed, age 56, born Suffolk; occupation: tailor
    Ann Maria Elliott, F, Daughter, widowed, age 33, born Frant; occupation: nurse
    Emily Howard, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Frant; occupation: housekeeper
    Cecilia Mary Howard, F, Daughter, age 12, born Frant; occupation: scholar
    Frank Elliott, M, Grandson, age 8, born Surrey; occupation: scholar
    Violet Christina Lucas, F, Visitor, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells

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