The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1861 Frant Census
Reference RG9/573: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 2
Part of the Parish of Frant comprising the Eridge Old and New Park and that part of Hargate Forest which is not comprised within the Tunbridge Wells Local act. Taking the houses on both sides of the road from and including the Reservoir Cottage at Rumbers Hill to and including Nash's Porters Lodge at Frant
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

5Old Park HouseDavid Hickmott, M, Head, married, age 62, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: park keeper (head)
    Sarah Ann Hickmott, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Frant, Sussex
    Hephzibah Hickmott, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Peter Hickmott, M, Son, single, age 15, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: carpenter (journeyman)

5Old Park HouseDavid Dann, M, Head, married, age 63, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Dann, F, Wife, married, age 59, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Elizabeth Dann, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer's daughter; handicap: dumb from birth

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