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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

13The Cottage, Frant VillageWilliam R A Haly, M, Head, married, age 26, born Weedon, Northamptonshire; occupation: dividends etc.
    Amy E H Haly, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Ireland; occupation: dividends etc.
    Margaret Kean, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Ireland; occupation: domestic servant

13Abergavenny ArmsWilliam Hyland, M, Head, married, age 51, born Battle, Sussex; occupation: publican
    Sarah A Hyland, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Salehurst, Sussex
    Eugenie M Hyland, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Mary E Arann, F, Servant, single, age 46, born Boreham, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Harriett Burgess, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Warbleton, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Marmaduke Washington, M, Lodger, single, age 24, born Edgehill, Derbyshire; occupation: curate of Frant
    Fred Bates, M, Lodger, single, age 25, born Ivychurch, Kent; occupation: farmer
    William Wimble, M, Lodger, married, age 40, born New Romney, Kent; occupation: shepherd
    Loftus W Wimble, M, Lodger, single, age 10, born Lydd, Kent; occupation: shepherd's son
    Frederick L George, M, Lodger, married, age 31, born Lydd, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    James Parsons, M, Lodger, married, age 30, born Tenterden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer

13Frant VillageJohn Waghorn, M, Head, married, age 42, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
    Emma Waghorn, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Speldhurst, Kent
    George Waghorn, M, Son, single, age 12, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ellen Waghorn, F, Daughter, age 11, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Joseph Waghorn, M, Son, age 8, born Frant, Sussex
    Emily Waghorn, F, Daughter, age 6, born Frant, Sussex

13Frant VillageTrayton Grover, M, Head, married, age 40, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Frances L Grover, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Kate A Grover, F, Daughter, age 7, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Elizabeth L Grover, F, Daughter, age 4, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    James Grover, M, Boarder, widowed, age 44, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    George Grover, M, Boarder, single, age 13, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

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