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

26Sussex Yard Gardeners Cottage, Montacute RoadJohn Simmonds, M, Head, married, age 61, born Penshurst; occupation Gardener
    Harriet Simmonds, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Chiddingstone
    Fanny Simmonds, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Penshurst; occupation Cook
    Frederick Simmonds, M, Son, single, age 21, born Penshurst, unemployed; occupation Barman
    Arthur Simmonds, M, Son, single, age 14, born Penshurst; occupation Scholar

26Sussex LaundryG.I. Kingswood, M, Head, married, age 28, born Chiddingstone; occupation: cowman
    M.A. Kingswood, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: laundress
    Annie Kingswood, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells
    George C. Kingswood, M, Son, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells
    Emily Avery, F, Servant, age 14, born Kent; occupation: nurse

26Marsfields HouseOscar Casey, M, Head, single, age 30, born East Indies, occupation: builder's clerk and architect
    Lavinia Casey, F, Mother, widowed, age 55, born Hampshire, occupation: annuitant

26Marsfields CottageThomas Bird, M, Head, married, age 52, born Suffolk, occupation: builders foreman
    Marion Bird, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Norfolk
    Alice Bird, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Suffolk, occupation: photographer's assistant
    Edward A. Bird, M, Son, single, age 19, born London, occupation: joiner
    Ernest J. Bird, M, Son, single, age 15, born Canterbury, occupation: clerk
    Julia M. Bird, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Canterbury, occupation: scholar

26C.B. & S.C.R. Station HouseFrederick Graham, M, Head, married, age 37, born Brighton; occupation: railway station superintendant
    Ellen Graham, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Salehurst
    Ellen C. Graham, F, Daughter, age 8, born Surrey; occupation: scholar
    Frederick G. Graham, M, Son, age 7, born Surrey; occupation: scholar
    Kate Graham, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: scholar
    Minnie Graham, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells
    William P. Graham, M, Son, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells
    Emily Parker, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Hartfield; occupation: servant
    Jane Standen, F, Visitor, single, age 46, born Hollington

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