The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1947Frant - A Parish History by Henry S. Eeles ⇒ p. 184

Historical records

c 1724Eridge Park, Sussex - c 1724Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1724 by Richard BudgenLightlands

c 1795Eridge Park, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamLightland Farm

c 1825Eridge Park, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodLightland

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Brown, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farmerJames Brown, farmerLightlands1841 Census
Frant, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Ann Brown, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexSarah Ann Brown
6th Jun 1841CensusEllen Brown, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexEllen Brown
6th Jun 1841CensusRichard Brown, M, [Son], age 8, born SussexRichard Brown
6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Brown, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexStephen Brown
6th Jun 1841CensusSusannah Brown, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexSusannah Brown
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Clifton, F, age 18, born Sussex, occupation: servantAnn Clifton
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Stevens, M, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation ServantWilliam Stevens
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Avery, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantJames Avery
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Mainwood, M, age 14; occupation: servantJohn Mainwood

1851Directory entryParriss William, Lightlands farmLightlands farmPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 9 people; occupation FARMERWilliam ParisLightlands1851 Census
Frant, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Parriss [Cox]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterLucy Archer Field [Parriss]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon-in-lawBenjamin Field, miller
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-sonWilliam Henry Field, gardener
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: farm servantJ. Berrage
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm servantM. Baldwin
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: farm servantT. Broad

7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Lade, M, Head, married, age 28, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Lade, farm labourerLitelands Cottage1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusPhiladelphia Lade, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Mayfield, SussexPhiladelphia Lade
7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Lade, M, Son, age 2, born Frant, SussexGeorge Lade
7th Apr 1861CensusElizabeth Lade, F, Daughter, age 1, born Frant, SussexElizabeth Lade
7th Apr 1861CensusCharles Lade, M, Son, age 4m, born Frant, SussexCharles Lade

7th Apr 1861CensusCharles Cox, M, Head, married, age 55, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carterCharles Cox, farm labourerLitelands Cottage1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusPhiladelphia Cox, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Mayfield, SussexPhiladelphia Cox [Weston]
7th Apr 1861CensusEliza Cox, F, Daughter, age 10, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEliza Cox
7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Mann, M, Grandson, age 5, born Wadhurst, SussexHenry Mann
7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Mann, M, Grandson, age 5, born Wadhurst, SussexHenry Mann

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Parriss, M, Head, married, age 71, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farmer employing 5 labourers and 2 boysWilliam Parriss, farmerLitelands Farm1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Parriss, F, Wife, married, age 66, born Chiddingly, SussexMary Parriss
7th Apr 1861CensusEdward Blackman, M, Servant, single, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantEdward Blackman
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Manktelow, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: carterJohn Mankelow
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Smith, M, Servant, age 15, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: carter's mateWilliam Smith
7th Apr 1861CensusHorace Wallis, M, Servant, age 15, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: carter's mateHorace Wallis
7th Apr 1861CensusRuth Weston, F, Servant, age 14, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: house servantRuth Weston

1867Directory entryAshby George, farmer, LightlandsLightlandsPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusAlbert Ashby, M, Head, married, age 32, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 195 acres employing 7 men and 3 boysAlbert Ashby, farmerLightlands Farm1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusLois Ashby, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Mayfield, SussexLois Ashby [Gibb]
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary A Ashby, F, Daughter, age 7, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: scholarMary Amelia Ashby
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam E Ashby, M, Son, age 5, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Ed. Ashby
2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Ashby, M, Son, age 4, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarJohn Ashby
2nd Apr 1871CensusClara Ashby, F, Daughter, age 2, born Frant, SussexClara Ashby
2nd Apr 1871CensusEbenezar Ashby, M, Son, age 6m, born Frant, SussexEbenezer Ashby
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Ashby, M, Father, widowed, age 73, born East Dean, Sussex; occupation: retired millerWilliam Ashby, miller
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary Gibb, F, Sister-in-law, single, age 21, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: assistantMary Gibb
2nd Apr 1871CensusElizabeth Lade, F, Servant, age 11, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: domestic servantElizabeth Lade
2nd Apr 1871CensusGeorge Cox, M, Servant, single, age 58, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Cox
2nd Apr 1871CensusGeorge Fourd, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Fourd
2nd Apr 1871CensusAlfred Adams, M, Servant, age 16, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerAlfred William Adams

2nd Apr 1871CensusCharles Cox, M, Head, married, age 62, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerCharles Cox, farm labourerLightlands Cottage1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusPhiladelphia Cox, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Mayfield, SussexPhiladelphia Cox [Weston]
2nd Apr 1871CensusHenry Cox, M, Grandson, age 15, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHenry Mann

2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Lade, M, Head, married, age 38, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Lade, farm labourerLightlands Cottage1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusPhiladelphia Lade, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Mayfield, SussexPhiladelphia Lade
2nd Apr 1871CensusGeorge Lade, M, Son, age 12, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Lade
2nd Apr 1871CensusCharles Lade, M, Son, age 10, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarCharles Lade
2nd Apr 1871CensusThomas Lade, M, Son, age 8, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarThomas Lade
2nd Apr 1871CensusSamuel Lade, M, Son, age 6, born Frant, SussexSamuel Lade
2nd Apr 1871CensusSarah Lade, F, Daughter, age 6, born Frant, SussexSarah Lade
2nd Apr 1871CensusHorace Lade, M, Son, age 4, born Frant, SussexHorace Lade
2nd Apr 1871CensusAllice Lade, F, Daughter, age 2, born Frant, SussexAllice Lade
2nd Apr 1871CensusEmily Lade, F, Daughter, age 8m, born Frant, SussexEmily Lade

1874Directory entryAshby George, farmer, LightlandsLightlandsPost Office Directory

c 1875North of Mark Cross, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyLightlands

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Ashby, M, Head, married, age 41, born Wadhurst; occupation: farmerAlbert Ashby, farmerLightlands1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusLois Ashby, F, Wife, married, age 40, born MayfieldLois Ashby [Gibb]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Amelia Ashby, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born WadhurstMary Amelia Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Ed. Ashby, M, Son, single, age 15, born FrantWilliam Ed. Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Ashby, M, Son, single, age 14, born Frant; occupation: scholarJohn Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusClara Ashby, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Frant; occupation: scholarClara Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusEbenezer Ashby, M, Son, age 10, born Frant; occupation: scholarEbenezer Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusAdah Ashby, F, Daughter, age 8, born Frant; occupation: scholarAdah Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusMartha Ashby, F, Daughter, age 6, born Frant; occupation: scholarMartha Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Ashby, M, Son, age 4, born Frant; occupation: scholarAlbert Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Ashby, F, Daughter, age 3, born FrantElizabeth Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Ashby, F, Daughter, age 1, born FrantCaroline Ashby

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Cox, M, Head, married, age 73, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerCharles Cox, farm labourerLightlands1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusPhiladelphia Cox, F, Wife, married, age 66, born MayfieldPhiladelphia Cox [Weston]

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Ovenden, M, Head, married, age 46, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourerCharles OvendenLightlands1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ovenden, F, Wife, married, age 47, born RotherfieldMary Ovenden [Taylor]
3rd Apr 1881CensusPolly Ovenden, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born RotherfieldMary Ann Eliza Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Ovenden, M, Son, single, age 18, born Rotherfield; occupation SmithCharles Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Ovenden, M, Son, single, age 16, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Ovenden, M, Son, age 13, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourerAlfred Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Ovenden, M, Son, age 10, born Frant; occupation ScholarEdward Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Ovenden, M, Son, age 7, born Frant; occupation ScholarHarry Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Ovenden, M, Son, age 5, born Frant; occupation ScholarGeorge Ovenden

3rd Apr 1881CensusHope Heasman, F, Head, single, age 41, born Ardingly; occupation: pauperHope Heasman [Simmons] [Bellchambers]Lightlands Cottage1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Heasman, M, Son, single, age 16, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Heasman
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Heasman, M, Son, single, age 14, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerHenry Heasman, farm labourer
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Heasman, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarThomas Heasman
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred H. Simmons, M, Son, age 8, born London; occupation ScholarAlfred Henry Simmons
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharlotte Heasman, F, Daughter, age 4, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarCharlotte Heasman

3rd Apr 1881CensusSidney Smith, M, Head, single, age 55, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourerSidney SmithLightlands Cottage1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Smith, M, Son, single, age 20, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Smith, M, Son, single, age 17, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourerHenry Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmos Smith, M, Son, age 10, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarAmos Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Smith, M, Son, age 8, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarEdward Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusErnest Smith, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarErnest Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Pope, F, Servt, single, age 28, born Burwash; occupation HousekeeperHarriet Pope
3rd Apr 1881CensusDavid Pope, M, Son, age 7, born Burwash; occupation ScholarDavid Pope

1882Directory entryHale & Crosse, farmers, LightlandsLightlandsKelly's Directory

1935LightfieldsLightfields, FrantWolseley's Lightlands

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