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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

5Slow HallDavid Delves, M, Head, married, age 26, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: master baker employing 1 man
    Emma Delves, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Lamberhurst, Kent
    Agnes A Delves, F, Daughter, age 4, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Dunster D Delves, M, Son, age 3, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Catherine Delves, F, Daughter, age 2, born Lamberhurst, Kent
    Elizabeth Delves, F, Daughter, age 8m, born Frant, Sussex
    Edward Hassell, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: journeyman baker
    Ann Playfoot, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: servant

5No. 1, Slow Hall CottageAlfred Pratt, M, Head, married, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Pratt, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Frant, Sussex
    Mary Pratt, F, Daughter, age 7, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Frances Pratt, F, Daughter, age 4, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Richard Avis, M, Father-in-law, widowed, age 60, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

5No. 2, Slow Hall CottageWilliam Stone, M, Head, married, age 47, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer journeyman
    Ann Stone, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Frant, Sussex
    William Stone, M, Son, single, age 24, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer journeyman
    Sarah Stone, F, Daughter, age 17, born Frant, Sussex
    Albert Stone, M, Son, age 12, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Fanny Stone, F, Daughter, age 3, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Mary Ratcliff, F, Nurse child, age 5m, born Frant, Sussex

5No. 3, Slow Hall CottageElizabeth Underhill, F, Head, widowed, age 86, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: infant schoolmistress
    Sarah Smith, F, Boarder, single, age 43, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: needle woman

5No. 3, Slow Hall CottageHenry Skinner, M, Lodger, single, age 34, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: messenger

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