The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Frant Census
That part of Frant Parish lying North West of Frant and South West of Broadwater Down
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]
Sheet    Place    Census entry
1Whitehill LodgeGeorge Sales, M, Head, married, age 54, born Frant; occupation: carpenter
1Martins FarmEdward Paige, M, Head, married, age 56, born Frant; occupation: farm labourer
1Chasewood CottageHenry Adams, M, Head, married, age 53, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourer
1Chase FarmWilliam Adams, M, Head, married, age 55, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm bailiff
1Chase Farm LodgeJames Funnell, M, Head, married, age 40, born Speldhurst; occupation: bricklayer
2Yew Tree CottageJosiah Richardson, M, Head, married, age 39, born Frant; occupation Bricklayer
2Yew Tree CottageSamuel Allen, M, Head, married, age 35, born Hertfordshire; occupation: florist assistant
2Bakers CottageJoseph Baker, M, Head, married, age 63, born Frant; occupation: chimney sweep
2Birch CottageCaleb Varnum, M, Head, married, age 31, born Maresfield; occupation Florist
2Hankeys CottageAlfred Hider, M, Head, married, age 37, born Groombridge; occupation: farm labourer
3Cate Toll GateAnnie Vidler, F, Head, married, age 34, born Goudhurst
3Resevoire CottageEdward Reed, M, Head, married, age 59, born London; occupation Nursery labourer
3Moat LodgeWilliam Smith, M, Head, married, age 54, born Derbyshire; occupation: porter
3Plantation CottageAlfred Dann, M, Head, married, age 55, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
4Payne FarmWilliam Setford, M, Head, married, age 65, born Cowden; occupation Milk man
4Frant Bottom LodgeWilliam Willis, M, Head, married, age 67, born Frant; occupation Farm labourer
4Bohemia CottageHenry Ritchie, M, Head, widowed, age 44, born Scotland; occupation Woodman
42 Bohemia CottageChristopher Thorpe, M, Head, single, age 38, born Fairlight; occupation Gamekeeper
4Keepers Cottage, Eridge ParkFredrick Hickmott, M, Head, married, age 72, born Lamberhurst; occupation: park keeper
4No 2 Keepers Cottage, Eridge ParkGeorge Batchelor, M, Head, married, age 36, born Hartfield, occupation: farm labourer
4Birch PavillionFredrick Martin, M, Head, married, age 35, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
5Saxonbury HouseComte Easimir T. Mankowski, M, Head, married, age 37, born Poland
5Saxonbury CottageJohn Smooker, M, Head, married, age 27, born Hampshire; occupation Gardener
5Saxonbury StablesGeorge Powell, M, Head, single, age 33, born Wiltshire; occupation Coachman

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