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1871 Frant Census
Reference RG10/1049: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 1
Part of the Parish of Frant comprising all the Houses in and about Frant Village, Frant Street and Frant Green including the Rectory, the Abergavenny Arms, Saxonbury Lodge, Shernfold Park and Gardens and the Porters Lodge on the Bells Yew Green Road as boundary Houses.
Enumerator: Nathaniel Edghill.
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

6Memorial HousesCaroline Crowhurst, F, Servant, single, age 45, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant

6Memorial HousesMary J Biggins, F, Head, single, age 34, born Marylebone, Middlesex; occupation: certificated schoolmistress
    Sarah Biggins, F, Mother, married, age 73, born Welland, Worcestershire; occupation: housekeeper
    John Tidmarsh, M, Boarder, single, age 23, born Chelsea, Middlesex; occupation: certificated schoolmaster

6Frant StreetJohn Algar Worth, M, Head, married, age 48, born London; occupation: master shipbuilder
    Matthew Forster, M, Visitor, single, age 44, born Hackney, Middlesex; occupation: barrister, not practising
    Alfred Fry, M, Servant, single, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener

6Frant StreetGeorge Skinner, M, Head, married, age 51, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Ann Skinner, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Frant, Sussex
    Henry J Skinner, M, Son, single, age 21, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: gardener's labourer

6Frant StreetThomas Upton, M, Head, married, age 61, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Rhoda Upton, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Wadhurst, Sussex
    Henry Guest, M, Son, single, age 19, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourer

6Frant StreetFrancis Homewood, M, Head, married, age 39, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourer
    Georgianna R Homewood, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Wadhurst, Sussex
    Mary Ann Homewood, F, Daughter, age 6, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Georgianna R Homewood, F, Daughter, age 4, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Fanny Homewood, F, Daughter, age 2, born Frant, Sussex

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