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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

16Frant GreenPhilley Gregory, F, Head, widowed, age 67, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Albert Gregory, M, Son, married, age 30, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: master tailor
    Ellen S J Gregory, F, Daughter-in-law, married, age 28, born Brading, Hampshire; occupation: master tailor's wife
    Walter Gregory, M, Grandson, age 2, born Frant, Sussex
    Alice M Gregory, F, Granddaughter, age 6m, born Frant, Sussex
    Lucy Burt, F, Sister, single, age 59, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker

16Frant GreenEdward Waghorn, M, Head, single, age 47, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: jobbing gardener
    Harriett Waghorn, F, Sister, single, age 44, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: needle woman

16Frant GreenMary Manktelow, F, Head, widowed, age 62, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: laundress
    Ebenezer Manktelow, M, Son, single, age 22, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: carpenter
    Thomas Barham, M, Father, widowed, age 83, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: formerly sawyer now pensioner

16Park Hill House, Frant GreenSarah A Cox, F, Head, widowed, age 72, born Avon Dowsett, Warwickshire; occupation: shareholder in bank
    Barbara S Cox, F, Daughter, single, age 43, born Market Harborough, Leicestershire; occupation: shareholder in bank
    Sarah Smith, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Bethnal Green; occupation: domestic cook
    Mary Pratt, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: domestic housemaid

16Glanyffordd, Frant GreenBridget Budgen, F, Head, widowed, age 76, born Knighton, Radnorshire; occupation: annuitant
    Lois Jenks, F, Servant, single, age 31, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: domestic cook
    Anne A Morgan, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Brixton, Surrey; occupation: domestic housemaid

16Saxonbury Lodge GateJohn Henwood, M, Head, married, age 43, born Aston, Oxfordshire; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Henwood, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Blundon, Wiltshire

16Saxonbury HouseHarriett Leader, F, Servant, widowed, age 56, born Attelborough, Norfolk; occupation: domestic cook
    Harriett Cheesman, F, Servant, single, age 29, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: domestic housemaid
    Isabella Watt, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Scotland; occupation: domestic housemaid
    Lucy Edwards, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Winford, Hertfordshire; occupation: domestic kitchenmaid

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