The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1841 Frant Census
Reference: Wadhurst Enumeration District 24
Frant District comprises so much as lies between Eridge Park and Shernfold Park, the Wells Road and Case Woods as bourdaries.
Enumerator E. W. Gilbert and Registrar John Micklefield
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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

1Priory HouseJames Collins, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex, occupation: bricklayer journeyman
    Mary Collins, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29
    Mary Collins, F, [Daughter], age 3, born Sussex
    Ann Collins, F, [Daughter], age 1, born Sussex

1Priory HouseBenjamin Knight, M, Head, age 37; occupation: tailor journeyman
    Harriet Knight, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born Sussex
    Benjamin Knight, M, [Son], age 6, born Sussex
    Sarah Knight, F, [Daughter], age 5, born Sussex
    Ann Knight, F, [Daughter], age 3, born Sussex
    Susanna Knight, F, [Daughter], age 10 months, born Sussex

1Priory HouseSamuel Tompkin, M, Head, age 31, born Sussex; occupation Carpenter journeyman
    Catherine Tompkin, F, [Daughter], age 10, born Sussex
    Caroline Tompkin, F, [Daughter], age 7, born Sussex
    Samuel Tompkin, M, [Son], age 3, born Sussex
    Mary Mepham, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servant

1Priory HouseJames Stone, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation LABOURER
    Jemima Stone, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born Sussex
    Henry Stone, M, [Son], age 2 months, born Sussex
    Mary Crundwell, F, [Mother-in-law], age 70 to 74, born Sussex

1Priory HouseMary Rogers, F, Head, age 35 to 39; occupation: laundress
    Henry Rogers, M, [Son], age 10, born Sussex

1Frant GreenThomas Jennett, M, Head, age 50 to 54; occupation: chemist
    Susan Jennett, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54

1Frant GreenAnn Crouch, F, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    Ellen Crouch, F, [Daughter], age 6, born Sussex

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