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

23Cherry Tree VillaMary Wing, F, Head, single, age 63, born Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire; occupation Living on own means
    Sarah Wing, F, Sister, single, age 64, born Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire; occupation Living on own means
    Emily George, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Maids Moreton, Buckinghamshire; occupation: general domestic servant

23Wellington RowGeorge Edwin Eade, M, Head, married, age 40, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation: shoemaker
    Julia Eade, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Mable Eade, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Framfield, Sussex
    Lilian Eade, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Leah Eade, F, Daughter, single, age 7, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    George Henry Eade, M, Son, age 5, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Dora Eade, F, Daughter, age 3, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Blanche Eade, F, Daughter, age 2 months, born Buxted, Sussex

23Wellington RowJane Reed, F, Head, widowed, age 80, born Salehurst, Sussex
    William Reed, M, Son, single, age 43, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer

23Wellington RowFred Wickens, M, Head, married, age 27, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Carpenter
    Caroline Maria Wickens, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Hadlow Down, Sussex
    Rose Alice Wickens, F, Daughter, age 6, born Hadlow Down, Sussex; occupation Scholar
    Rhoda Fanny Wickens, F, Daughter, age 5, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation Scholar
    Fred Wickens, M, Son, age 3, born Buxted, Sussex
    Minnie Carrie Wickens, F, Daughter, age 5 months, born Buxted, Sussex

23Wellington RowMartha Pentecost, F, Head, single, age 69, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Living on own means

23Wellington RowRobert Farnes, M, Head, married, age 47, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Emma Farnes, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Chichester, Sussex
    Charlotte Farnes, F, Daughter, age 12, born Buxted, Sussex

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