The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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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

3Barnetts CottagesElizabeth Frances Smith, F, Head, widowed, age 57, born Ashurst; occupation: charwoman
    Mary Smith, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Frant; occupation: needle woman
    William Smith, M, Son, single, age 19, born Frant; occupation: farm labourer

3Barnetts CottagesJohn Prior, M, Head, married, age 32, born Frant; occupation Builder's labourer
    Sarah Prior, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Wadhurst
    Harriet Prior, F, Daughter, age 8, born Hawkenbury; occupation Scholar
    James Prior, M, Son, age 4, born Hawkenbury; occupation Scholar
    George Prior, M, Son, age 2, born Hawkenbury

3Camdens CottagesThomas Moon, M, Head, married, age 49, born Frant; occupation: farm labourer
    Eunice Moon, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Brenchly; occupation: laundress

3Camdens CottagesCharles Roberts, M, Head, married, age 54, born Middlesex; occupation Cabinet Maker Tunbridge Ware
    Esther Roberts, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Tonbridge
    William Roberts, M, Son, single, age 17, born Hawkenbury; occupation Porter In Paper Stores
    Edward Roberts, M, Son, single, age 15, born Hawkenbury; occupation Porter In Paper Stores

3Camdens CottagesEdwin Weddell, M, Head, married, age 26, born Hawkenbury; occupation Labourer
    Annie Weddell, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Tunbridge Wells
    Katie Weddell, F, Daughter, age 2, born Hawkenbury
    Jesse Weddell, M, Brother Lodger, single, age 50, born Hawkhurst; occupation Labourer
    Joseph Weddell, M, Brother Lodger, single, age 40, born Hawkhurst; occupation Labourer

3Camdens CottagesCharles Pankhurst, M, Head, married, age 60, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourer
    Martha Pankhurst, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Ashurst
    Edith Pankhurst, F, Daughter, single, age 26, born Hawkenbury
    James Pankhurst, M, Son, single, age 21, born Hawkenbury; occupation Labourer

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