The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Buxted Census
Buxted Village, Buxted Hotel, Totease, Red Brook, Pound Green, Itching Wood and Tanyard 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

2Buxted Street Plumber and PainterFrederick W. Markwick, M, Head, married, age 22, born Channel Islands; occupation: plumber and painter
    Harriett R. Markwick, F, Wife, married, age 21, born Buxted
    Gertrude Markwick, F, Daughter, age 1, born Brighton

2Buxted StreetWilliam Reed, M, Head, married, age 76, born Kent; occupation Farm labourer
    Jane Reed, F, Wife, married, age 71, born Salehurst
    Charles J. Allen, M, Grandson, age 9, born Framfield; occupation: scholar

2Wellington Cottage, Buxted StreetCharity Kingswood, F, Head, widowed, age 77, born Uckfield; occupation Retired Governess
    Ann Muddle, F, Servant, single, age 28, born Maresfield; occupation: servant

2Cherry Tree Villa, Buxted StreetArthur Carr, M, Head, widowed, age 44, born Oxfordshire, occupation: house proprietor
    Arthur Wickam Carr, M, Son, single, age 19, born Middlesex
    Hary Carr, M, Son, age 12, born Middlesex, occupation: scholar
    Emma Carr, F, Daughter, age 10, born Surrey, occupation: scholar
    Lucy Dumbleton, F, Visitor, age 1, born Brighton
    Martha Dumbleton, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Surrey; occupation: housekeeper

2Totease Home, Buxted StreetMary J. Bowen, F, Head, single, age 36, born Lambeth, occupation: school governess
    Isabel P. Flockton, F, Boarder, single, age 17, born London; occupation: assistant school governess
    Wellesley T. Bishop, M, Boarder, age 9, born Canterbury; occupation: scholar
    William J. Bishop, M, Boarder, age 8, born Canterbury; occupation: scholar
    Arthur J. Bishop, M, Boarder, age 7, born Canterbury; occupation: scholar

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