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

18Pound Green Hobbs FarmMary A. Carey, F, Head, widowed, age 63, born Lewes, occupation: farmer
    John Carey, M, Son, single, age 34, born Chailey
    Nathaniel Carey, M, Son, single, age 37, born Lewes

18Pound GreenWilliam Dumbrill, M, Head, married, age 45, born Fletching; occupation: general dealer
    Agnes Dumbrill, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Barcombe
    Henry Dumbrill, M, Son, single, age 17, born Berkshire

18Popes WoodHenry Bishop, M, Head, married, age 44, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    Hannah Bishop, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Buxted
    Matilda Bishop, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Buxted
    Harold Bishop, M, Son, age 11, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    Mary A. Bishop, M, Daughter, age 9, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    James Bishop, M, Son, age 7, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    Henry Bishop, M, Son, age 4, born Buxted

18High CommonFrederick Frost, M, Head, married, age 24, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Frances F. Frost, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Rotherfield
    Albert Frost, M, Son, single, age 3, born Buxted
    George Frost, M, Son, age 1, born Buxted

18Shepherds HillCharles Tyler, M, Head, married, age 46, born Buxted, employs 1 man; occupation Master Blacksmith
    Francis Tyler, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Waldron
    Mary Ridge, F, Sister, single, age 41, born Waldron; occupation Domestic servant
    David Filder, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Waldron; occupation: blacksmith

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