Number on the List -    14 Clara Smith

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Summary of Mr. Lockwood's reports upon Children Boarded-out under the care of the Ampthill Boarding-out Committee.


The foster parent of this child has one grown-up daughter living with her, and is a widow.  The child being very delicate attends school once a day only.  She sleeps in a small room adjoining that of her foster mother.  The inspector states that the child appears to be in good hands.

 Possible location of Clara Smith in the 1881 Census - RG11/1634 - Page 30

Farm Yard, Ampthill, Bedfordshire.

Surname Given Name Relation to Head Condition as to Marriage Age Profession Occupation Where Born
SMITH Mary A. Head W 63 Laundress Northill, Beds.
SMITH Mary A. Daug. Unmar. 24 Hat Sewer Ampthill, Beds.
SMITH Clara Boarder - 5 Orphan Child London