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

10New RdSarah C. Muddle, F, Head, widowed, age 41, born Mayfield, unemployed
    Sarah A. Muddle, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Mayfield; occupation: domestic servant
    John Muddle, M, Son, single, age 20, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    George O. Muddle, M, Son, age 16, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    Richard Muddle, M, Son, age 14, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    Louisa Muddle, F, Daughter, age 9, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    William Muddle, M, Son, age 4, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    William Muddle, M, Lodger, single, age 73, born Buxted, handicap: deaf; occupation: pauper

10New RdJames Taylor, M, Head, married, age 30, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    Esther Taylor, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Hailsham
    Lucy M. Taylor, F, Daughter, age 2, born Buxted
    James H. Taylor, M, Son, age 7 m, born Buxted

10New Rd Butchers ShopHenry Park, M, Head, widowed, age 52, born Burwash; occupation Butcher's assistant
    Jane Wright, F, Mother In Law, widowed, age 65, born Hawkhurst; occupation Housekeeper
    Henry J. Park, M, Son, age 7, born Burwash; occupation Scholar

10New RdJames Parkes, M, Head, married, age 65, born Ditchling; occupation: bricklayer
    Harriett Parkes, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Mayfield
    Albert Parkes, M, Son, single, age 18, born Buxted; occupation: blacksmith

10New RdWilliam Mann, M, Head, married, age 64, born Wadhurst; occupation: labourer
    Mary M. Mann, F, Wife, married, age 63, born Buxted; occupation: school governess

10New RdSpencer Wenham, M, Head, married, age 31, born Buxted; occupation Bricklayer
    Charlotte Wenham, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Framfield

10New RdHenry Weaver, M, Head, widowed, age 72, born Buxted; occupation Farm labourer
    Adelaide Weaver, F, Neice, single, age 35, born Uckfield; occupation Housekeeper
    Alice Weaver, F, Daughter, age 3, born Ticehurst; occupation Scholar
    Edward Skinner, M, Lodger, single, age 54, born Buxted; occupation Farm labourer

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