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History of Leaden Roding >> Education in Leaden Roding
Reports and returns on schools and education in Leaden Roding. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 149. A little school containing 4 children. The poor have not sufficient means to educate their children and are desirous of possessing them."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 147. One Daily School, containing 10 children, is supported by a donation from Lord Dacre. One Sunday School, supported by the Rector, and attended by 25 children of both sexes."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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