This Listing is a transcription of the official Census document that recorded who was within Beckett House on the particular day in 1861.
The other document shows who the inhabitants were in 1891 and offers some further information on the Barringtons. The official 1891 Census records that there were only two people actually present at Beckett House on the day of the Census, Rebecca May and Ada Pease, both Housemaids. (To see a complete transcription of the Census for Shrivenham in 1891, please see Catalogue Item No: N606 )
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