The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1871 Frant Census
Reference RG10/1049: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 8
Part of the Parish of Frant comprising all that part of the said Parish which is situate in the County of Sussex and in the Tunbridge Wells Local Act District, and which lies East of the Turnpike Road leading from the Chapel Bridge, Tunbridge Wells; including the Cottages on the Home Farm and the Cottages at Whybourne Gate, occupied by Mr Ladds and Rr B. Osmond.
Enumerator: John Bellamy.
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

51, Abergavenny VillaHenry Tuck, M, Son, single, age 11, born Tunbridge Wells, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Henry Tuck, M, Father, widowed, age 85, born Paternoster Row, London, out of business
    Mary Ann Smith, F, Servant, widowed, age 66, born Tenterden, Kent; occupation: cook
    Sarah Aylward, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: housemaid

52, Abergavenny VillaFrank R Tull, M, Son, single, age 21, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: assistant to house estate agent
    Bessy M K Tull, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: morning governess
    Louise K Tull, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: morning governess
    Martha Bacon, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Pagham, Sussex; occupation: cook
    Tryphena Levefre, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: general maid

5Nevill VillaCharlotte Ross, F, Head, widowed, age 57; occupation: income from houses
    Augustus Ross, M, Son, single, age 20, born Middlesex
    Jane Hitchcock, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Bermondsey; occupation: housemaid
    Martha Morris, F, Servant, single, age 39, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: cook

5Nevill Villa StablesGeorge W Penticost, M, Head, married, age 30, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation: gardener
    Mary Penticost, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Midhurst, Sussex
    Goerge H Penticost, M, Son, single, age 8, born Tunbridge Wells, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Eliza Penticost, F, Daughter, single, age 7, born Tunbridge Wells, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Phebe Penticost, F, Daughter, single, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Charles Penticost, M, Son, single, age 6m, born Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
    Edward Penticost, M, Brother, single, age 21, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation: nursery labourer

5Herne LodgeMary Radley, F, Head, widowed, age 64, born Blackfriars, Surrey; occupation: annuitant
    Elizabeth M Hall, F, Companion, single, age 24, born Camden Town, Middlesex; occupation: companion
    William Sylvester, M, Servant, married, age 33, born Barnham, Hertfordshire; occupation: footman
    Esther Groncott, F, Servant, single, age 64, born Putney, Surrey; occupation: cook
    Ansley Martin, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: housemaid

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