History of Latchingdon and Snoreham

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Education in Latchingdon and Snoreham

Reports and returns on schools and education in Latchingdon. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.

1818

"Population 354 Latchingdon and Snoreham. A school containing 18 children at the sole expense of the rector The poor are desirous of instruction."

Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818

1833

"Latchingdon population 229. One Daily School, containing 43 children of both sexes, is supported by the Rector. One Sunday School of 15 children of both sexes, is supported by the parish.

"Snoreham (Extra Parochial), population 222. No School in the place"

Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833

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