The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Nobles Farm    Bells Yew [als Oak] Green  Frant  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1947Frant - A Parish History by Henry S. Eeles ⇒ p. 212

Historical records

c 1825Frant, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodNobles Gate

6th Jun 1841CensusJoseph Scrace, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerJoseph ScraceNoble'S Gate1841 Census
Frant, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Scrace, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexMary Scrace
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Scrace, F, [Daughter], age 4, born SussexAnn Scrace
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Scrace, M, [Son], age 2, born SussexJohn Scrace

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Blackford, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex, occupation: labourerThomas Blackford, labourerNoble'S Gate1841 Census
Frant, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusSophia Blackford, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born SussexSophia Blackford [Parker]
6th Jun 1841CensusHannah Blackford, F, [Daughter], age 18, born SussexHannah Blackford
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Blackford, M, [Son], age 16, born SussexWilliam Blackford
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Blackford, M, [Son], age 14, born SussexGeorge Blackford
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Blackford, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexEliza Blackford
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Blackford, M, [Son], age 7, born SussexHenry Blackford
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Blackford, F, [Daughter], age 5, born SussexMary Ann Moon [Blackford]
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Blackford, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexJohn Blackford
6th Jun 1841CensusElisha Blackford, F, [Daughter], age 4 months, born SussexElisha Blackford

6th Jun 1841CensusAmbrose Beale, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex, occupation: farmerAmbrose BealeNoble'S Gate1841 Census
Frant, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusAlfred Beale, M, [Son], age 10, born SussexAlfred Beale
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Beale, M, [Son], age 10, born SussexThomas Edward Beale
6th Jun 1841CensusAmbrose Beale, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexAmbrose Beale
6th Jun 1841CensusHorace Beale, M, [Son], age 2, born SussexHorace Beale
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Waters, F, age 22, born Sussex; occupation ServantMary Waters
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Mepham, M, age 18, born Sussex; occupation: servantJohn Mepham
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Stone, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantThomas Stone
6th Jun 1841CensusJane Thorncroft, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantJane Thorncroft
6th Jun 1841CensusJulia Waters, F, age 7 months, born SussexJulia Waters

6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Gilbert, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: gardener's labourerGeorge Gilbert, farm labourerNoble'S Gate1841 Census
Frant, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusDeborah Gilbert, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44Deborah Gilbert
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Gilbert, M, [Son], age 7, born SussexGeorge Gilbert
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Gilbert, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexMary Gilbert
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Gilbert, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexThomas Gilbert, gardener

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 3 people, occupation: farmerAmbrose BealeNobles Gate, Bells Yew Green1851 Census
Frant, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Elizabeth Beal [Waters]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon, occupation: farm labourerThomas Edward Beale
30th Mar 1851CensusSon, occupation: farm labourerAmbrose Beale
30th Mar 1851CensusSon, occupation: scholarHorace Beale
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterJulia Winifred Beal

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: brick makerThomas Blackford, labourerNobles Gate, Bells Yew Green1851 Census
Frant, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWife, handicap: deafSophia Blackford [Parker]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon, occupation: farm labourerGeorge Blackford
30th Mar 1851CensusSon, occupation: brick makerHenry Blackford
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Ann Moon [Blackford]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon, occupation: drainpipe makerJohn Blackford
30th Mar 1851CensusSon, occupation: scholarElisha Blackford
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter, occupation: scholarSusannah Blackford

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation SAWYERJoseph ScraceNobles Gate, Bells Yew Green1851 Census
Frant, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWife; occupation SCHOOL GOVERNESSMary Scrace
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation ScholarAnn Scrace
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation ScholarJohn Scrace
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation ScholarPhilidelphia Golding [Scrace]

7th Apr 1861CensusJoseph Scrace, M, Head, married, age 44, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: sawyer and carpenterJoseph Scrace, sawyer and carpenterNoble's Gate1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Scrace, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Frant, SussexMary Scrace
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Scrace, M, Son, single, age 22, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: sawyer and carpenterJohn Scrace

7th Apr 1861CensusThomas Blackford, M, Head, widowed, age 63, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: brickmaker's labourerThomas Blackford, brickmaker's labourerNoble's Gate1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Blackford, M, Son, single, age 22, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: brickmaker's labourerJohn Blackford
7th Apr 1861CensusElisha Blackford, M, Son, single, age 20, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: brickmaker's labourerElisha Blackford
7th Apr 1861CensusSusannah Blackford, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Frant, SussexSusannah Blackford
7th Apr 1861CensusEliza Moon, F, Granddaughter, age 12, born Frant, SussexEliza Moon

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Blackford, M, Head, married, age 36, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: brickmaker's labourerWilliam Blackford, brickmaker's labourerNoble's Gate1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusElizabeth Blackford, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Frant, Kent; occupation: brickmaker's labourer's wifeElizabeth Blackford
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Ann Blackford, F, Daughter, age 9, born Frant, Kent; occupation: scholarMary Ann Blackford
7th Apr 1861CensusFredrick Wm Blackford, M, Son, age 1, born Frant, SussexFrederick William Blackford

7th Apr 1861CensusAlfred Luck, M, Head, married, age 32, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Luck, farm labourerNoble's Gate1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusFrances Luck, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Rotherfield, SussexFrances Luck [Wickenden]

2nd Apr 1871CensusJoseph Scrace, M, Head, married, age 53, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: carpenterJoseph Scrace, carpenterNobles Gate Lodge1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary Scrace, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Frant, SussexMary Scrace
2nd Apr 1871CensusCharles Golding, M, Grandson, age 5, born Maidstone, KentCharles Golding

2nd Apr 1871CensusThomas Blackford, M, Head, widowed, age 73, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: brickmakerThomas Blackford, brickmakerNobles Gate1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusSusanna Blackford, F, Daughter, single, age 26, born Frant, SussexSusanna Blackford
2nd Apr 1871CensusCharles Blackford, M, Grandson, age 7, born Frant, SussexCharles Blackford
2nd Apr 1871CensusEmily Blackford, F, Granddaughter, age 2, born Ticehurst, SussexEmily Blackford

2nd Apr 1871CensusJames Moon, M, Head, married, age 30, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Moon, labourer[Nobles Gate]1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary Ann Moon, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Frant, SussexMary Ann Moon [Blackford]
2nd Apr 1871CensusAlfred Moon, M, [Step]Son, single, age 13, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Moon
2nd Apr 1871CensusThomas Moon, M, [Step]Son, age 11, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarThomas Moon
2nd Apr 1871CensusElizabeth Moon, F, [Step]Daughter, age 9, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarElizabeth Moon
2nd Apr 1871CensusOlive Moon, F, Daughter, age 5, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarOlive Moon
2nd Apr 1871CensusGeorge Moon, M, Son, age 4, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Moon
2nd Apr 1871CensusHenry Moon, M, Son, age 3, born Frant, SussexHenry Moon
2nd Apr 1871CensusSarah Moon, F, Daughter, age 1, born Frant, SussexSarah Moon

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Kidd, M, Head, married, age 49, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Kidd, farm labourerNobles Gate1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusEliza Kidd, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Rotherfield, SussexEliza Kidd
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam H Kidd, M, Son, single, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam H. Kidd
2nd Apr 1871CensusEzra Kidd, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEzra Kidd
2nd Apr 1871CensusArthur Kidd, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarArthur Kidd
2nd Apr 1871CensusLouis Mary Kidd, F, Daughter, age 3, born Frant, SussexLouis Mary Kidd
2nd Apr 1871CensusLewis Levi Kidd, M, Son, age 2, born Frant, SussexLewis Levi Kidd

c 1875Bells Yew Green, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyNobles Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Scrace, M, Head, married, age 63, born Pembury, employs 2 men; occupation CarpenterJoseph ScraceNobles Gate Lodge1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Scrace, F, Wife, married, age 64, born FrantMary Scrace
3rd Apr 1881CensusPhillis Golding, F, Daughter, widowed, age 39, born FrantPhilidelphia Golding [Scrace]
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Golding, M, Grandson, single, age 15, born Maidstone; occupation: scholarCharles Golding

3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Holyer, F, Head, married, age 35Eliza HolyerNobles Gate1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Thos. Holyer, M, Son, age 6, born Lydd; occupation: scholarGeorge Thos. Holyer
3rd Apr 1881CensusNorah Kate Holyer, F, Daughter, age 4, born LyddNorah Kate Holyer
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Parson Holyer, M, Brother, single, age 31, born Warehorne; occupation: brick makerJohn Parson Holyer

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Gravett, M, Head, married, age 58, born Hellingly; occupation: stockmanJames Gravett, farm labourerNobles Gate1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances Gravett, F, Wife, married, age 54, born FrantFrances Gravett [Groombridge]
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmma F. Gravett, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Frant; occupation: scholarEmma Framces Gravett

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