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Entries Labeled: Poor Law Commissioners (12)

 

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Aged

The Aged and Infirm and the Poor Law Commissioners In this issue about the aged and infirm, the book English Poor Law Policy [1] reads as follows: As with the sick, so with the aged and infirm, neither the Report nor the Act of 1834 had suggested any change in the current policy of outdoor [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AG, Local Government Board, Long Read, Poor Law Commissioners, and Poor Laws.



Poor Law Commissioners

In this issue about poor law commissioners, the book English Poor Law Policy [1] reads as follows: It had, as we have seen, been left to the Poor Law Commissioners to formulate their own policy, with the guidance of the Report of 1834. This policy is, during the ensuing thirteen years, to be [...]

Categories: P and su1. Tags: PO, Poor Law Commissioners, and Poor Laws.



Vagrants

History of Vagrants The following concept of Vagrants may be usefull here:Able-bodied people who were unemployed (generally without a master). Vagrancy Acts were passed to control the unemployed. Vagrants could face criminal charges, and be pressed into military service or transported to the [...]

Categories: su1 and V. Tags: History, Local Government Board, Long Read, Poor Law Board, Poor Law Commissioners, Poor Laws, Revolution of 1834, and VA.