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History of Belchamp Otten >> Education in Belchamp Otten
Reports and returns on schools and education in Belchamp Otten. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 259. A Sunday school supported by the minister which is well attended. The parents of thechildrem consisting of poor peasantry are totally unable to contribute any share of the expense required for the education of their offspring."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 397. One Sunday School of about 40 children of both sexes is supported by the Clergyman "
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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Belchamp Otten - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Belchamp Otten - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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