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

14Red BrookJohn Martin, M, Head, married, age 49, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Caroline Martin, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Rotherfield
    Ansly J. Martin, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Mayfield; occupation: dressmaker
    Caroline M. Martin, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Mayfield; occupation: dressmaker
    John W Martin, M, Son, single, age 16, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Roda W. Martin, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Mayfield
    Frederick J. Martin, M, Son, age 10, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Alfred J. Martin, M, Son, age 8, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Sarah E. Martin, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield
    Percy E. Martin, M, Son, age 3 m, born Buxted

14Pound GreenRobert Leever, M, Head, married, age 62, born Heathfield, employs 2 men; occupation: farmer and higgler
    Phebe Leever, F, Wife, married, age 61, born Mayfield
    Alice Piper, F, Servt, single, age 18, born Heathfield; occupation Servant
    Jesse Moon, M, Servt, single, age 17, born Framfield; occupation: farm servant

14Pound Green FarmSamuel G.S. Jenner, M, Head, single, age 55, born Waldron, employs 2 men; occupation: farmer
    Mary Erry, F, Sister, widowed, age 78, born Chailey
    Alice Hands, F, Servant, widowed, age 40, born Berkshire; occupation: servant
    Matilda Hands, F, Visitor, age 13, born Worthing
    Samuel Histed, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Waldron; occupation: farm servant
    Henry Levett, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Laughton; occupation: farm servant

14Grocers Shop, Pound GreenGeorge Goldsmith, M, Head, married, age 22, born Tunbridge Wells, employs 1 man; occupation: master grocer and draper
    Alice J. Goldsmith, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Framfield
    Luther Breeze, M, Nephew, single, age 16, born Brighton, occupation: grocer's assistant
    Annie Bassett, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Rotherfield; occupation: servant

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