History of Rivenhall

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Education in Rivenhall

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

1818

"Population 536. A Sunday school established by the rector. The poorer classes are without sufficient means of education."

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

1833

"Population 653. Four Daily Schools: three of which contain 47 children of both sexes, and are partly supported by voluntary contributions, and partly by payments from the children; in the other School 9 females are instructed at the expense of their parents. One Sunday School, attended by 23 males and 27 females, is supported by the Rector and parishioners."

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

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Rivenhall - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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