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

11Pound GreenWilliam Mitchell, M, Head, married, age 32, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: platelayer's labourer
    Emma Mitchell, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Buxted, Sussex
    Emma Jane Mitchell, F, Daughter, age 11, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    William Charles Mitchell, M, Son, age 9, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Louisa Elizabeth Mitchell, F, Daughter, age 6, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Charity Charlotte Mitchell, F, Daughter, age 3, born Buxted, Sussex
    Charles Knight, M, Father-in-law, widowed, age 66, born Newick, Sussex

11Pound GreenJames Leeves, M, Head, married, age 33, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: higgler
    Eleanor Leeves, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Mayfield, Sussex
    George Leeves, M, Son, age 2, born Buxted, Sussex
    Annie Leeves, F, Daughter, age 1, born Buxted, Sussex
    Edwin Cornwall, M, Lodger, single, age 33, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: butcher

11Pound GreenDaniel Watson, M, Head, married, age 32, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
    Annie Watson, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Buxted, Sussex
    Beatrice Kate Watson, F, Daughter, age 3, born Buxted, Sussex
    John David Watson, M, Son, age 1, born Buxted, Sussex

11Pound GreenMary Bennett, F, Head, widowed, age 58, born Wadhurst, Sussex, occupation: living on own means

11Pound GreenHerbert Arthur Hammond, M, Head, married, age 37, born Ashley, Cambridgeshire; occupation: living on own means
    Laura Gray Hammond, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Dublin, Ireland
    Alice Wald Charter, F, Sister-in-law, single, age 30, born Ireland
    Arthur Deadman, M, Servant, single, age 14, born Brixton, Surrey; occupation: page boy

11Pound GreenJohn Bray, M, Head, married, age 61, born Mayfield, Sussex, occupation: farmer
    Eliza Bray, F, Wife, married, age 61, born Herstmonceux, Sussex
    Fanny Bray, F, Daughter, single, age 28, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Ann Bray, F, Daughter, single, age 26, born Mayfield, Sussex

11Pound GreenSarah Charity Muddle, F, Head, widowed, age 51, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: charwoman
    William Muddle, M, Son, single, age 14, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: general labourer

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