History of Little Easton

gerden view
Easton Lodge Gardens, Little Easton.
© Copyright Paul Farmer contributor to the Geograph Project and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

History of Little Easton >> Education in Little Easton

Education in Little Easton

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

1818

"Population 271. A school on the national system,, and one by a private individual. The poorer classes have the means of instruction, by applying to the minister; and a children are sent to a charity school at Great Esaton, under the patronage of Lord Maynard."

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

1833

"Population 350. Two Daily Schools (commenced about 1827): whereof one contains 28 females, and the other 12 males; the former School is supported by Lady Maynard, and the latter by the Rector."

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

Back to History of Little Easton

my ancestors logo

My Ancestors.

Are your ancestors from Little Easton? Why not tell us their story: My Little Easton Ancestors.

Find your Ancestors in the Newspapers

newspaper
Essex Standard Newspaper

Newspaper archives are now a very important source of information for researching your family tree.

Try our example search to help you discover if your ancestors are in the British Newspaper Archive.

Help me find my ancestors

map
Little Easton - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

map
Little Easton - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth. Licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence BY-SA-4.0

Looking for an unusual Christmas Present?

Why not buy a DNA kit for a family member?

Let them discover the story of their ancestors.

The kit is delivered to their door. Now discounted to £63 on Ancestry

Learn more at Ancestry DNA.

Looking for pictures to add to your family tree album?

Southminster

Ebay is a good source of old images of Essex towns and villages. If you're looking for pictures to add to your family tree album, then try one of the auctions, or there are several 'Buy It Now' shops offering postcards which have been touched up and improved - so if you're unsure about bidding, try these. Link already formatted for Essex Postcards. Browse through or type the name of the location in the Ebay search box.