History of Bobbingworth
St. Germain's Church, Bobbingworth
© Copyright Bikeboy contributor to the Geograph Project and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence
History of Bobbingworth >> Education in Bobbingworth
Education in Bobbingworth
Reports and returns on schools and education in Bobbingworth. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 227.The poor are desirous of possessing the means of instruction."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 277. One Daily School (commenced 1822) containing 24 females is supported by Capel Cure Esq."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
Back to History of Bobbingworth
Find your Ancestors in the Newspapers
Newspaper archives are now a very important source of information for researching your family tree.
Try our example search to help you discover if your ancestors are in the British Newspaper Archive.
Bobbingworth - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Bobbingworth - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth. Licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence BY-SA-4.0
Looking for pictures to add to your family tree album?
Ebay is a good source of old images of Essex towns and villages. If you're looking for pictures to add to your family tree album, then try one of the auctions, or there are several 'Buy It Now' shops offering postcards which have been touched up and improved - so if you're unsure about bidding, try these.
Link below already formatted for Essex and Postcards.