History of Sturmer

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Education in Sturmer

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


"Population 142. No school in this parish. The poor are without the means of education; a number of children attend the school at Haverhill, one mile and a half distant."

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


"Population 320. Two Infant Schools, in which 20 children of both sexes are instructed at the expense of their parents. One Sunday School (commenced 1827) in which 35 children of both sexes are instructed gratuitously."

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

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

Sturmer - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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