The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Buxted Census
Reference RG12/786: Uckfield District; Maresfield Sub-district; Enumeration District No 1
Enumerator: E. Warburton
Comprises that part of the Parish of Buxted from Hempstead Mill to Little Forge Farm bounded by the Mill Stream on the East and taking that part of the House at Little Forge in the Parish of Buxted and taking all Houses that are at the North and North West of the above Mill Stream from Little Forge to Sleeches Farm to Buckreed and Grovehurst from thence across High Hurst Wood to the Grocer's Shop, the Barracks, Nortons Green and following the Road to the Wheelwrights Shop thence to Five Ash Down taking all Houses in Five Ash Down that are in Buxted, Coopers Green and Lephams Bridge then following the Road to Ringles Cross thence to Browns Lane, Keepers Cottage in Wood and also in the Views, the Park House, Hoghouse, School House, Alms Houses, Rectory and Cottage, Sackville Place, the Rocks, Bevenford Farm, Coxbrook and Huggetts.
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

5Coopers Green LodgeEdward Collins, M, Head, married, age 60, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Sarah Collins, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Burwash, Sussex
    Jane Sarah Collins, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant

5Buxted GardensWalter Silcock, M, Head, single, age 30, born Wilmslow, Cheshire; occupation: gardener
    John Smith, M, single, age 23, born Yorkshire; occupation: gardener
    Frederick W Price, M, single, age 21, born Margate, Kent; occupation: gardener

5Coopers Green CottageCharles Kimmer, M, Head, married, age 57, born Pewsey, Wiltshire; occupation: surveyer
    Mary Ann Kimmer, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Crowborough, Sussex
    George J Kimmer, M, Son, single, age 19, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation: surveyer
    Charles Arthur Kimmer, M, Son, single, age 16, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation: surveyer

5Coopers Green CottageEwen Burley, M, Head, married, age 23, born Buxted, Sussex, occupation: farm labourer
    Ellen Burley, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Maresfield, Sussex
    Isabella Burley, F, Daughter, age 9, born Uckfield, Sussex, occupation: scholar
    William Burley, M, Son, age 1, born Maresfield, Sussex
    Fredk Burley, M, Brother, age 14, born Wadhurst, Sussex, occupation: farm labourer

5Coopers GreenTho Martin, M, Head, married, age 37, born Battle, Sussex; occupation: calvinistic minister
    Anna Martin, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Brighton, Sussex
    Emily Fernle Martin, F, Daughter, age 14, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Charles Rowell Martin, M, Son, age 13, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Clement J Martin, M, Son, age 12, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    James F Martin, M, Son, age 10, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Marian G Martin, F, Daughter, age 9, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Leah J Martin, F, Daughter, age 7, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ederley M Martin, M, Son, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Anna M Martin, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Grace M Martin, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Alice Roberts, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Colishall, Norfolk; occupation General Domestic Servant

5Coopers Green CottageReuben Wenham, M, Head, single, age 78, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
    Darrut Skinner, F, Widow, widowed, age 81, born Framfield, Sussex

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