History of Little Laver

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History of Little Laver >> Education in Little Laver

Education in Little Laver

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


"Population 115. The poor are desirous of the means of instruction in which they are completely deficient."

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


"Population 112. One Sunday School of 8 males and 17 females (commenced 1831) is supported by the Incumbent: there is a Daily School in the adjoining parish of Matching, to which the inhabitants of Little Laver may send their children upon payment of 1d. per week each."

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

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

Little Laver - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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