The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1861 Frant Census
Reference RG9/573: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 3
Part of the parish of Frant comprising all the Houses and Cottages on the Turnpike road leading from Mayfield to Sleeches Cross Gate and from Sleeches Cross Gate to Riverhall Bridge and all the Houses in that part of the parish which lies South of the said road including the Platt, Down Lane and Lightlands Farm, also taking in Knowle and the Cottage near Henly Mill.
Enumerator: William Ashby
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

12Litelands CottageJohn Lade, M, Head, married, age 28, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Philadelphia Lade, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Mayfield, Sussex
    George Lade, M, Son, age 2, born Frant, Sussex
    Elizabeth Lade, F, Daughter, age 1, born Frant, Sussex
    Charles Lade, M, Son, age 4m, born Frant, Sussex

12Litelands CottageCharles Cox, M, Head, married, age 55, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carter
    Philadelphia Cox, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Eliza Cox, F, Daughter, age 10, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Henry Mann, M, Grandson, age 5, born Wadhurst, Sussex
    Henry Mann, M, Grandson, age 5, born Wadhurst, Sussex

12Litelands FarmWilliam Parriss, M, Head, married, age 71, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farmer employing 5 labourers and 2 boys
    Mary Parriss, F, Wife, married, age 66, born Chiddingly, Sussex
    Edward Blackman, M, Servant, single, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servant
    John Manktelow, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: carter
    William Smith, M, Servant, age 15, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: carter's mate
    Horace Wallis, M, Servant, age 15, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: carter's mate
    Ruth Weston, F, Servant, age 14, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: house servant

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