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New London Schools on A.

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Lindsey* Report 7 Mar 2012 13:09

This may help for between census and missing children details here's an example
most give home address and exact DOB

London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840-1911 about Bertie Washington
Name: Bertie Washington
Age: 6
Birth Date: 4 Mar 1889
School: Captain Marryats School
Borough: Hammersmith and Fulham
Admission Date: 29 Apr 1895
Parent: George > Labourer
Notes: Saint Dunstan's Road School (0692) 1886 - 1951, renamed Captain Marryat School in 1951. School closed in 1977
Reference Number: LCC/EO/DIV01/CAP/AD/011

home>6 Wilsons RD


This is a collection of School Admission and Discharges for schools in London. This collection contains more than a million students from 843 different schools. In 1833, Parliament started to provide money for the construction of schools for poor children, although it was still largely a private affair. Mandatory schooling was a local decision until 1870, when children were required to attend from age 5 to 10. By 1918, education was required up to the age of 14.
These records are lists of children who were admitted to and discharged from schools. When education was required, children could be discharged from their schooling if they were needed to work to help support the family. The records vary by school and some are more detailed than others.