History of Little Yeldham

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History of Little Yeldham >> Education in Little Yeldham

Education in Little Yeldham

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

1818

"Population 221. A Sunday school, containing 56 children. The means of inatruction are insufficient."

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

1833

"Population 371. One Sunday School, of 31 males and 40 females who are taught gratuitously."

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

1867

The state of education in Little Yeldham in 1867 appears in this report on employment in agriculture

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

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Little Yeldham - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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