The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Buxted Census
Reference RG12/786: Uckfield District; Maresfield Sub-district; Enumeration District No 1
Enumerator: George Carr
Commencing on the road leading to Buxted Wood thence to Redbrook following the Stream, West crossing the Hodges Turnpike Road taking all the Houses West of the of the Turnpike Road, then to High Common, Shepherds Hill, Lowlands, Firelocks, Bailey Pitte, Itchingwood and Tanyard to the Mill Stream following that to Buxted Bridge taking all the Houses both sides of the road Buxted Street and New Road, Tanyard Lane to Grocer's Shop, Pound Green, Popes Wood, High Common, Potters Green, 1/2 Anchor Hill, Railway Station and Cottage, Totease Farm House and St Margarets House.
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

17New RoadJohn Hazelden, M, Head, married, age 30, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: cabman
    Elizabeth Jane Hazelden, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Battersea, London
    Lillie Florence Hazelden, F, Daughter, single, age 7, born Buxted, Sussex
    Ethel Kate Hazelden, F, Daughter, age 5, born Buxted, Sussex
    Daisy Matilda Hazelden, F, Daughter, age 5 months, born Buxted, Sussex
    Harry Allen, M, Lodger, single, age 20, born Aldingbourn, Sussex; occupation: baker

17New RoadEdwin Mann, M, Head, married, age 38, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: plumber and painter
    Jane Mann, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Maresfield, Sussex
    Alice Mann, F, Daughter, single, age 7, born Eastbourne, Sussex
    Mary Mann, F, Mother, widowed, age 73, born Buxted, Sussex

17New RoadAdelaid Weaver, F, Head, widowed, age 45, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Nurse
    Edward Skinner, M, Lodger, single, age 62, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    John Wilkins, M, Lodger, married, age 27
    Mary Wilkins, M, Lodger, married, age 25

17New RoadHenry Edward Wilmshurst, M, Head, married, age 32, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Carpenter
    Sarah Ellen Wilmshurst, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Hartfield, Sussex
    Frederick Henry Edward Wilmshurst, M, Son, age 5, born Buxted, Sussex

17New RoadJames Frost, M, Head, married, age 39, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: carpenter

17New RoadHenry Tourle, M, Head, married, age 26, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation General Labourer
    Emily Tourle, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Waldron, Sussex
    William Tourle, M, Son, age 3, born Buxted, Sussex
    Mable Tourle, F, Daughter, age 1, born Buxted, Sussex

17New RoadSpencer Wenham, M, Head, married, age 44, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer
    Charlotte Wenham, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Mayfield, Sussex
    James Parks, M, Father-in-law, widowed, age 77, born Mayfield, Sussex

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