The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Buxted Census
Reference RG12/786: Uckfield District; Maresfield Sub-district; Enumeration District No 1
Enumerator: George Carr
Commencing on the road leading to Buxted Wood thence to Redbrook following the Stream, West crossing the Hodges Turnpike Road taking all the Houses West of the of the Turnpike Road, then to High Common, Shepherds Hill, Lowlands, Firelocks, Bailey Pitte, Itchingwood and Tanyard to the Mill Stream following that to Buxted Bridge taking all the Houses both sides of the road Buxted Street and New Road, Tanyard Lane to Grocer's Shop, Pound Green, Popes Wood, High Common, Potters Green, 1/2 Anchor Hill, Railway Station and Cottage, Totease Farm House and St Margarets House.
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

19Framfield RoadHenry Frost, M, Head, married, age 73, born Chiddingly, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Frost, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Buxted, Sussex
    Henry Frost, M, Son, single, age 31, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation: parish clerk and gardener
    George Henry Frost, M, Grandson, age 11, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar

19Overton Villa, Framfield RoadSusannah Gander, F, Head, widowed, age 55, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: living on own means

19Overton Villa, Framfield RoadWilliam Walter Petitt, M, Head, married, age 38, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation School Proprietor
    Rebecca Petitt, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Totteridge, Hertfordshire
    Albert Ernest Petitt, M, Nephew, age 10, born Hove, Sussex; occupation Scholar
    Annie Eliza Boniface, F, Servant, age 18, born Henfield, Sussex, occupation: general domestic servant

19Home View, Framfield RoadMary Churcher, F, Head, single, age 43, born West Wickam, Kent
    Mary Eliza Heasman, M, Servant, age 14, born Buxted, Sussex

19Beaconfield Villa, Framfield RoadJohn Curd Berwick, M, Head, married, age 61, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: living on own means
    Mary Ann Berwick, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Yorkshire

19Cecil House, Framfield RoadAlfred Eade, M, Head, married, age 75, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation Living on own means
    Julia Eade, F, Wife, married, age 73, born Framfield, Sussex
    Ellen Eade, F, Daughter, single, age 38, born Buxted, Sussex
    Ellen Eade, F, Daughter, single, age 38, born Buxted, Sussex
    Kate Eade, F, Granddaughter, age 22, born Edenbridge, Kent
    Kate Eade, F, Granddaughter, age 22, born Edenbridge, Kent
    Lily Wren, F, Granddaughter, age 9, born Eastbourne, Sussex
    Lily Wren, F, Granddaughter, age 9, born Eastbourne, Sussex

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