History of Margaret Roding

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St Margaret's Church, Margaret Roding.
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Education in Margaret Roding

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


"Population 188. A school, endowed with £14 per annum, by Dr Doyley, and pursuant to his will, the Corporation of the Sons of the Clergy pay it half yearly to a master, who teaches all the children of this, and a few out of the parish of Good Easter; this fund might be made of greater use to the poor than at present if more strictly examined into."

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


"Population 233. One Daily School, wherein are from 14 to 25 children of both sexes; this School is supported by endowment. One Sunday School, in which 50 children of both sexes are instructed gratuitously."

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

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Margaret Roding - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Margaret Roding - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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