History of Little Yeldham
St John the Baptist's Church, 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.
"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
"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
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
Little Yeldham - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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