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

6Lephams Bridge FarmEllen Kenward, F, Head, widowed, age 59, born Lindfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Harriett Kenward, F, Daughter, single, age 38, born Uckfield, Sussex
    Edwin Kenward, M, Son, single, age 26, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farmer's son
    Anna Kenward, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Waldron, Sussex

6Coopers Green HouseEmma Olive, F, Head, widowed, age 71, born Canterbury, Kent
    Mabel Olive, F, Daughter, single, age 33, born Hellingly, Sussex
    Esther Potter, F, Servant, single, age 28, born West Hoathly, Sussex; occupation General Domestic Servant
    Emily Leach, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Battle, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant

6Five Ash DownLuke Constable, M, Head, married, age 70, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Ann A Constable, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Maresfield, Sussex

6Five Ash DownJohn Killick, M, Head, married, age 25, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
    Harriett G Killick, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Catsfield, Sussex

6Five Ash DownFrances K West, F, Head, widowed, age 67, born Buxted, Sussex
    William R West, M, Son, single, age 22, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
    Harriett Sands, F, Granddaughter, single, age 18, born Haywards Heath, Sussex; occupation Pupil Teacher

6Five Ash DownGeorge Richards, M, Head, married, age 50, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation Plate Layer
    Elizabeth Richards, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Buxted, Sussex
    Mary E Richards, F, Daughter, age 14, born Buxted, Sussex
    Elizabeth M Richards, F, Daughter, age 10, born Buxted, Sussex

6Five Ash DownJames Miller, M, Head, married, age 24, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
    Frances E Miller, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Crowborough, Sussex
    Edith F Miller, F, Daughter, age 4, born Buxted, Sussex
    James L Miller, M, Son, age 2, born Buxted, Sussex

6Five Ash DownAlice Watton, F, Head, widowed, age 75, born Ingleton, Yorkshire

6Rose & Crown Public House, Five Ash DownAlbert Perrin, M, Head, married, age 38, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation Painter
    Elizabeth Perrin, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Buxted, Sussex
    Alice Perrin, F, Daughter, single, age 15; handicap: Imbecile
    Henry Farnes, M, Boarder, single, age 47, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
    Jno Briggs, M, Boarder, single, age 55, born Warnham, Sussex, occupation: wood cleaver

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