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1881 Frant Census
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  • 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

1Tunnell Cottage, Hawkenbury RoadJoseph Young, M, Head, married, age 55, born Kent; occupation Railway Labourer
    Jane Young, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Tunbridge Wells
    Richard Young, M, Son, age 12, born Frant; occupation Scholar
    Jane Young, F, Daughter, age 10, born Frant; occupation Scholar
    George Young, M, Son, age 7, born Frant; occupation Scholar
    Thomas Young, M, Son, age 3, born Frant
    Margaret Young, F, Daughter, age 8 m, born Frant

1Strawberry Gardens, Hawkenbury RoadThomas Waterman, M, Head, widowed, age 77, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation Farmer
    Sarah Stevens, F, Unm, single, age 65, born Frant; occupation: housekeeper

1Strawberry Gardens, Hawkenbury RoadWilliam Barnett, M, Head, married, age 57, born Frant, occupation: retired dairyman
    Mary Ann Barnett, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Frant
    Frederick Barnett, M, Son, single, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells, occupation: labourer
    Mary Ann Barnett, F, Daughter, age 10, born Tunbridge Wells, occupation: scholar

1Whybournes Gate, Hawkenbury RoadGeorge Buckthorpe, M, Head, married, age 44, born Buckinghamshire, occupation: farm bailiff
    Harriet Buckthorpe, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Withyham

1Spread Eagle Inn, Hawkenbury RoadHenry Funnell, M, Head, married, age 68, born Lewes; occupation: publican
    Martha Funnell, F, Wife, married, age 58, born London
    Edward Funnell, M, Son, single, age 22, born Frant; occupation: carpenter
    Alfred Funnell, M, Son, single, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: carpenter
    Jane Baker, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: servant
    Thomas Collard, M, Servant, single, age 28, born Maresfield, occupation: farm servant
    George Sellers, M, Servant, single, age 27, born Maresfield; occupation Farm Servant
    Ebenezer Austin, M, Grandson, age 7, born Kent; occupation: scholar

1Camdens Cottages, Hawkenbury RoadJohn Farmer, M, Head, married, age 50, born Fordcombe; occupation: labourer
    Maria Farmer, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Frant

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