We are nearing the end of the Hidden Lives Remembered project and we are still discovering new things. We have recently discovered that some people travelled very long distances to live at Hampton Manor. Some even came from different countries. We have been gathering data on maps to show how far people travelled to Hampton Manor.
Some of the places that the ladies came from, from nearest to furthest away, are:
Brazil – there was a lady that came from Brazil that only knew Portuguese. As well as moving to a different country she had to learn a new language, which she managed to do at the Manor.