Reports and returns on schools and education in Hutton. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 327. S.F. Statham, curate. One day school, consisting of 30 children, and two Sunday schools in union with the national society, containing together 24 boys and 15 girls."
Source: Digest of Parocial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Parish Pop 381. One Daily School in which 16 children of each sex are instructed at the expense of their parents. One Sunday School at which 15 males and 13 females are instructed gratuitously."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
"36 boys, 36 girls present. A good school, improving under the same master and mistress. Manners and appearance of children very pleasing. Reading well taught; writing very fair; ciphering imperfect; religious teaching practical and satisfactory."
Source: Minutes of the Committee of Council on Education by Her Majesty's Inspectors of Schools, Volume 1, 1846
"Boys' and Girls'. A good village school in the same condition as last year. The children are well behaved and evidently attached to their teachers The instruction is elementary, owing to the children being very young The religious instruction appears to be practically impressed upon the minds of the children."
Source: Report of the Committee of Council on Education (England and Wales Volume 1, 1848