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History of Sutton >> Education in Sutton
Reports and returns on schools and education in Sutton. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 73. No school in this parish. There are 7 poor children attend at the Rochford Sunday school being the whole who require education."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 96. No school in this parish."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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Sutton - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Sutton - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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