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

12Pound GreenHenry Coleman, F, Head, married, age 37, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: poulterer
    Alice Coleman, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Buxted, Sussex
    Henry Coleman, M, Son, single, age 14, born Uckfield, Sussex
    Charlie Coleman, M, Son, single, age 11, born Buxted, Sussex
    Alice Coleman, F, Daughter, age 9, born Maresfield, Sussex
    Fanny Coleman, F, Daughter, age 7, born Buxted, Sussex
    Bertie Coleman, M, Son, age 8 months, born Buxted, Sussex

12Pound GreenElizabeth Curd, F, Head, widowed, age 47, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Naomi Curd, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: assists the mother
    Julia Curd, F, Daughter, age 15, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: pupil teacher
    Henry Curd, M, Son, age 14, born Buxted, Sussex
    Annie Curd, F, Daughter, age 12, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Frederick Curd, M, Son, married, age 22, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: assists the mother
    Agnes Curd, F, Daughter-in-law, married, age 23, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: assists the mother

12Barnham CottageRebecca Vine, F, Head, widowed, age 78, born St Giles, Middlesex; occupation Living on own means

12Eight BellsWilliam Holmwood, M, Head, married, age 45, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: beerhouse keeper
    Margaret Holmwood, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Margate, Kent
    Margaret Russell, F, Granddaughter, age 2, born Ramsgate, Kent
    Alice Holmwood, F, Niece, age 13, born Buxted, Sussex
    Henry Farnes, M, Lodger, married, age 45, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
    John Wood, M, Lodger, single, age 59, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer

12Buxted StreetHarvy Hope, M, Head, married, age 36, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: gardener
    Saraha Hope, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Waldron, Sussex
    Lucy Marcy Hope, F, Daughter, age 3 months, born Buxted, Sussex

12Buxted StreetEduard Farnes, M, Head, married, age 49, born Haywards Heath, Sussex
    Lizzie Farnes, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Danehill, Sussex
    George Farnes, M, Father-in-law, widowed, age 85, born Buxted, Sussex

12Britts Cottage, Buxted StreetFrederick Martin, M, Head, married, age 20, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: higgler
    Carrie Martin, F, Wife, married, age 18, born Blackboys, Sussex

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