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

20Convalescent HomeElizabeth Kemp, F, Head, widowed, age 53, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: matron
    William Kemp, M, Son, single, age 18, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: brickyard labourer

202, Lorne VillasStephen Beale, M, Head, married, age 51, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: master builder employing 2 men
    Francis Beale, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Sandhurst, Kent
    Louis Beale, M, Son, single, age 17, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: journeyman carpenter
    Delcy Beale, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Sarah A Beale, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    John Stace, M, Boarder, single, age 19, born Sandhurst, Kent; occupation: journeyman carpenter

20Fair ViewAnnie M Williamson, F, Head, married, age 49, born Island of Penang; occupation: barrister's wife
    Winifred J Williamson, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born St Leonards, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Cyril W Williamson, M, Son, single, age 12, born Box Hill, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Elizabeth Williamson, F, Daughter, single, age 7, born St Leonards, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Anna M Coombs, F, Mother, widowed, age 76, born Calcutta, India; occupation: annuitant
    Emily Ann Foster, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Battle, Sussex; occupation: governess
    Mary A Grigsby, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Worthing, Sussex; occupation: cook
    Emily Isted, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: housemaid

20The BrackenAlfred Goodman, M, Head, married, age 42, born Leeds, Yorkshire; occupation: income from private property
    Ellen Goodman, F, Wife, married, age 35, born London, Middlesex
    Francis Gatliff, F, Mother-in-law, widowed, age 66, born Leeds, Yorkshire; occupation: dividends etc.
    Francis Gatliff, F, Sister-in-law, single, age 37, born London, Middlesex; occupation: dividends etc.
    Edward Gatliff, M, Brother-in-law, single, age 29, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: dividends etc.
    Elizabeth Edwards, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: cook
    Ellen Goodyear, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Alresford, Hampshire; occupation: housemaid

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