History of East Donyland (includes Rowhedge)
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Education in East Donyland
Reports and returns on schools and education in East Donyland. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 392. No school. Many of the poor send their children to Sunday schools in the adjoining parishes, being entirely destitute of the means of education themselves."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 692. One Sunday School supported by subscription wherein are 50 males and 45 females."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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East Donyland - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
East Donyland - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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