History of Tolleshunt D'arcy
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Education in Tolleshunt D'arcy
Reports and returns on schools and education in Tolleshunt D'arcy. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 692. A Sunday school containing 24 boys and 23 girls. The poorer classes have the means of education."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 690. Three Daily Schools, wherein 43 males and 13 females receive instruction at the expense of their parents. One Sunday School supported by the parish and attended by 16 children of each sex."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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Tollshunt D'arcy - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
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