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History of Magdalen Laver >> Education in Magdalen Laver
Reports and returns on schools and education in Magdalen Laver. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 226. One day school in which 2 boys and 11 girls are instructed by a woman. The generality of the poor are desirous of having the means of education."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 206. One Daily School (commenced since 1818) containing 10 males and 14 females; this School is supported by subscription."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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