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

20Fair View, Framfield RoadRobert Sells, M, Head, married, age 74, born British Subject, Jamaica; occupation: living on own means
    Sophia Sells, F, Wife, married, age 79, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Fanny Martin, F, Servant, single, age 45, born Robertsbridge, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
    Ellen Curd, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant

20Belle View, Framfield RoadGustavus C Donoghue, M, Head, married, age 55, born Malvern Wells, Worcestershire; occupation: retired architect
    Frances C Donoghue, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Woolstone, Somerset

20Alphine Villa, Framfield RoadMary Rickman Payne, F, Head, single, age 71, born St Johns, Southwark, London; occupation: living on own means
    Fanny Ann Pannett, M, single, age 32, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation Housekeeper

20No 2, Park View Villa, Framfield RoadMargaret Taylor, F, Head, widowed, age 53, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: living on own means
    Hannah Taylor, F, Daughter, single, age 28, born Brighton, Sussex
    Elizabeth Taylor, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Brighton, Sussex
    Lilly Taylor, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Brighton, Sussex
    Edith Taylor, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Brighton, Sussex
    Nelly Taylor, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Brighton, Sussex
    Nelly Paine, F, Visitor, age 12, born Uckfield, Sussex

20No 1, Park View Villa, Framfield RoadSophia Knowles, F, Head, widowed, age 66, born Glandfredbridge, Lincolnshire; occupation: living on own means
    Clara Francis Bland, F, Servant, single, age 26, born London, occupation: general domestic servant
    Mary Elizabeth Jackson, F, Servant, single, age 13, born Brecon, Wales; occupation: serving maid

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