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1861 Frant Census
Reference RG9/573: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 1
Part of the Parish of Frant comprising all the Houses in and about [unreadable] Village, Frant Street and Frant Green including the Rectory, the [unreadable] Arms, Saxonbury Lodge, Shernfold Park and Gardens, and the [unreadable] on the Bells Yew Green Road, as bounding Houses.
Enumerator: Richard [unreadable]
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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

1Porter's Lodge, Bells Yew Green RoadEdward Stevens, M, Head, widowed, age 57, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Katherine Stevens, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
    Jane Stevens, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: needle woman
    Thomas Stevens, M, Son, single, age 23, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: gardener's labourer

1Butcher's ShopObed Wickens, M, Head, married, age 62, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: butcher and farmer of 60 acres employing 3 men
    Mary Wickens, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Wadhurst, Sussex
    Nathaniel Edghill, M, Grandson, age 17, born Oxford St, Middlesex; occupation: butcher's assistant
    Georgianna Edghill, F, Granddaughter, age 12, born South Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: scholar

1Frant GreenCharity Swift, F, Head, widowed, age 45, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Emma Swift, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Oliver Swift, M, Son, single, age 14, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar

1Frant GreenRichard H Allnutt, M, Head, married, age 57, born Wallingford, Berkshire; occupation: physician, not practising
    Elizabeth A Allnutt, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Mickfield Hall, Hertfordshire
    Maude E S Allnutt, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Rebecca Lamb, F, Servant, single, age 31, born Maidenhead, Berkshire; occupation: nurse
    Ann Mitchell, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Beeding, Sussex; occupation: housemaid

1Garden HouseJno Mathewick, M, Head, married, age 59, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: dairyman (cowkeeper)
    Susanna Mathewick, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: laundress
    Harriett Mathewick, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: laundress
    Henry Mathewick, M, Son, single, age 12, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Susanna Mathewick, F, Daughter, age 4, born Frant, Sussex

1Garden HouseGeorge Headley, M, Head, single, age 53, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourer

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