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

9Totease RdWilliam Holmwood, M, Head, married, age 52, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Eliza Holmwood, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Asburnham
    Benjamin Holmwood, M, Son, single, age 24, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    William G. Holmwood, M, Son, age 13, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    Esther E. Holmwood, F, Daughter, age 10, born Buxted; occupation: scholar

9Totease RdWilliam Reed, M, Head, married, age 64, born Framfield; occupation Farm labourer
    Sophia Reed, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Withyham
    Alice S. Farnes, F, Grand Daughter, age 12, born Buxted; occupation: scholar

9St Margaretts CottageAnnie Rout, F, Head, single, age 36, born Essex; occupation Private Income
    Ann Wilkinson, F, Servant, widowed, age 70, born Maidstone; occupation Cook
    Lilian Everitt, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Surrey; occupation: housemaid
    Charlotte Porter, F, Servant, single, age 25; occupation Kitchenmaid
    Letitia Steer, F, Boarder, age 12, born Croydon; occupation Scholar
    Mary A. Harding, F, Boarder, age 11, born Gloucestershire; occupation: scholar

9Totease RdThomas Waghorn, M, Head, married, age 37, born Yalding; occupation Master Wheelwright
    Jane Waghorn, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Kent
    William Green, M, Apprentice, single, age 16, born Buxted; occupation: wheelwright's apprentice

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