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

14Horseshoe FarmThomas Martin, M, Head, married, age 36, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Mercy Martin, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Ernest Martin, M, Son, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Ellen Martin, F, Daughter, age 12, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Esther Martin, F, Daughter, age 10, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Thomas Martin, M, Son, age 8, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Moses Martin, M, Son, age 6, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    John William Martin, M, Son, age 4, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar

14No 2, Merton VillaHenry John Daniels, F, Head, married, age 44, born Brabourne, Kent; occupation: farm bailiff
    Harriott Daniels, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Aldington, Kent
    Harriott Louis Daniels, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Brabourne, Kent

14Buxted StreetJames Shaw, M, Head, married, age 59, born Isfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer
    Henrietta Shaw, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Auchian, Germany
    Ebenezer Blackman, M, Servant, single, age 48, born Wadhurst, Sussex, occupation: grocer's assistant

14New RoadWilliam Henry Bailey, M, Head, married, age 48, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: baker
    A J Bailey, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Samuel Bailey, M, Son, single, age 16, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: baker's assistant
    A C Bailey, F, Daughter, age 14, born Mayfield, Sussex
    J A Bailey, M, Son, age 12, born Buxted, Sussex
    H E Bailey, F, Daughter, age 2, born Buxted, Sussex

14New RoadJohn Holmwood, M, Head, married, age 31, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: miller's loader
    Ann Holmwood, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Maresfield, Sussex
    Mabel Ann Holmwood, F, Daughter, age 3, born Buxted, Sussex
    John William Holmwood, M, Son, age 1, born Buxted, Sussex

14New RoadSarah Ann Jarrott, F, Head, widowed, age 59, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Living on own means
    John Veness, M, Lodger, single, age 20, born Chailey, Sussex; occupation Railway Porter
    George Miles, M, Lodger, single, age 18, born Horsham, Sussex; occupation: railway clerk

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