Vaughan Charity (1776-1934)

Vaughan Charity Records

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Records of the Vaughan Charity Charter School, Tubrid, near Kesh, Co. Fermanagh, 1776-1934. Founded under the will of George Vaughan (d. 1763) of Buncrana, Co. Donegal, the Vaughan Charity Charter School first opened in November 1787 with 30 boys; girls were later admitted in 1828. The school was managed at long range by a Board consisting mainly of largely absentee ecclesiastics. There were probl ...