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History of Stow Maries >> Education in Stow Maries
Reports and returns on schools and education in Stow Maries. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 182. A day school kept by an old woman. The poor have not sufficient means of education."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 242. One Infant School in which 3 children of each sex are instructed at the expense of their parents. One Sunday School (commenced 1822) supported by the Rector wherein are 12 males and 8 females."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
Source: Minutes of the Committee of Council on Education by Her Majesty's Inspectors of Schools, Volume 1, 1846
Source: Minutes of the Committee of Council on education: with appendices, Volume 1, 1847
Source: Report of the Committee of Council on Education (England and Wales Volume 1, 1848
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