History of Latton
St. Mary the Virgin Church, Latton.
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Education in Latton
Reports and returns on schools and education in Latton. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 291. A day school, and a Sunday school supported by voluntary subscriptions, and containing about 20 boys and 20 girls. Many of the children go to the schools in the adjoining parish of Harlow, and the poor shew a laudable desire of having their children educated."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 319. One Day and Sunday School (commenced 1820) containing 19 males and 28 females is supported by the Vicar."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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Latton - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Latton - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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