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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]
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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

16Frant GreenMichael Jenks, M, Head, married, age 57, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Phoebe Jenks, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Frant, Sussex
    Harriett Jenks, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Frant, Sussex
    John Jenks, M, Son, age 14, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Sylvia Jenks, F, Granddaughter, age 11m, born Frant, Sussex

16Frant GreenSarah Homewood, F, Head, widowed, age 55, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: charwoman
    William Homewood, M, Son, single, age 16, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm servant
    Henry Homewood, M, Son, single, age 13, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar

16Frant GreenThomas Paige, M, Head, married, age 68, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: former butcher, now an agent for putting lambs out
    Margaret Paige, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Wadhurst, Sussex
    Henry Paige, M, Son, single, age 33, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

16Frant GreenPhilley Gregory, F, Head, widowed, age 57, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Mary B Gregory, F, Daughter, single, age 28, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    Lucy Burt, F, Sister, single, age 49, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker

16Frant GreenEdward Waghorn, M, Head, single, age 37, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic gardener
    Harriett Waghorn, F, Sister, single, age 34, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: needle woman

16Frant GreenMary Manktelow, F, Head, widowed, age 52, born Frant, Sussex, receiving parochial relief
    Samuel Manktelow, M, Son, age 14, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Ebenezer Manktelow, M, Son, age 12, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Esther Manktelow, F, Daughter, age 10, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar

16Frant GreenSarah Briggs, F, Head, widowed, age 85, born Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: annuitant
    Amelia Saunders, F, Niece, single, age 59, born Whitby, Yorkshire; occupation: annuitant
    Sophia Grinham, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: housemaid

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