The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Buxted Census
North of Buxted including Hendall Farm, Clay Gate Farm, Herons Ghyl, Old Land, Browns Brook, Duddleswell, Brown Nole Farm, Old Mill Farm, Crow & Gate, Forest Farm, Carrots Farm, Grovehurst Farm, Chileys Farm, Hurstwood, Stone House Farm and Red Tile Farm
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

23Shadwell FarmThomas Everest, M, Head, married, age 31, born Wrotham; occupation: gamekeeper
    Emily Everest, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Leigh
    Elizabeth Everest, F, Daughter, age 8, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    Florence Everest, F, Daughter, age 6, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    Charles Everest, M, Son, age 4, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    William Everest, M, Son, age 2, born Buxted
    Jane Everest, F, Daughter, age 11 m, born Buxted

23Hurstwood VicarageEdward Sanderson, M, Head, married, age 42, born Lancashire; occupation Vicar Of HurstWood
    Mary Sanderson, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Middlesex
    Hilda M. Sanderson, F, Daughter, age 6, born Middlesex
    Ronald H. Sanderson, M, Son, age 4, born Buxted
    Beatrice L. Sanderson, F, Daughter, age 3, born Buxted
    Phoebe Occhette, F, Servant, widowed, age 40, born Buckinghamshire; occupation Nurse
    Charlotte Duddridge, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Somerset; occupation: parlour maid

23Loam HallWilliam Hobden, M, Head, married, age 25, born Newick; occupation: coachman
    Sarah Hobden, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Hampshire
    Robert Hobden, M, Son, age 2 m, born Buxted

23Hurst WoodTom Stephenson, M, Head, married, age 25, born Yorkshire; occupation: gardener
    Eliza Stephenson, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Newick
    William Stephenson, M, Son, age 10 m, born Buxted

23Hurstwood SchoolJas.W.B. Smith, M, Head, married, age 32, born Lancashire; occupation: school master
    Sarah Smith, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Staffordshire
    Leonard Smith, M, Son, age 7, born Staffordshire; occupation: scholar
    Caroline Lephard, F, Lodger, age 19, born Uckfield; occupation: pupil teacher

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