The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1861 Frant Census
Reference RG9/573: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 4
Part of the parish of Frant comprising all the Houses and Cottages lying on the North Eastern side of the South Eastern Railway and the boundary stream of the County running from Mr Lemmons Hanbury Gardens to Palmer's Eridge including Bells Yew, Higham, Little Shoesmith, Bentley Mill, Windbridge Lodge, Bayham, ..., Porters Lodge, Sunningly and Benhall Mill.
Enumerator: Christopher Smith
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
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  
11  12  13  14                    
Sheet    Place    Census entry
    Joseph Marsh, M, Son, age 3, born Frant, Sussex
    George Marsh, M, Son, age 1, born Frant, Sussex

7HighamGeorge Cottingham, M, Head, married, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Cottingham, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Bexhill, Sussex
    Samuel Sivier, M, Boarder, single, age 20, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: carter's mate

7DiamondsJames Cane, M, Head, married, age 30, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Hannah Cane, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Wadhurst, Sussex
    Hannah Cane, F, Daughter, age 4, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Harriott Cane, F, Daughter, age 1, born Frant, Sussex

7DiamondsAaron Turner, M, Head, married, age 24, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Victoria Turner, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Lamberhurst, Sussex
    Kate Jessie Turner, F, Daughter, age 3, born Lamberhurst, Sussex
    Eliza Victoria Turner, F, Daughter, age 2, born Frant, Sussex
    John Underhill, M, Boarder, single, age 17, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

The Weald is at  Database version 14.04 which has ongoing updates to the 395,000 people; 9,000 places; 613 maps; 3,308 pictures, engravings and photographs; and 248 books loaded in the previous version

British Libarary  
High Weald  
Sussex Record Society  
Sussex Archaeological Society  
Kent Archaeological Society  
Mid Kent Marriages  
Genes Reunited  
International Genealogical Index  
National Archives  

of the