History of Tilbury Juxta Clare

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Education in Tilbury Juxta Clare

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


"Consolidated parishes of Tilbury Juxta Clare (population 167) and Ovington (population 115). A Sunday school, in which 30 children are instructed. The poor have not sufficient means of education, and are desirous of possessing them."

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


"Population 236. Two Daily Schools (commenced since 1818) in which 8 males and 12 females receive instruction afthe expense of their parents. One Sunday School, of 14 males and 24 females, is supported by the Rector. About 6 males and 4 females of the Daily School attend the Sunday School also."

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


The state of education in Tilbury Juxta Clare in 1867 appears in this report on employment in agriculture

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Tilbury Juxta Clare - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Tilbury Juxta Clare - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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