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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

Name: John Billing Age: 72 Date of Offence: 25th August 1851 Offence: Being maintained in the workhouse of the Bedford Union and chargeable to Roxton absconding from the said workhouse with clothes the property of the Gaurdians of the said Union Sentence: 14 Days imprisonment in Gaol Type of trial: Summarily Convicted

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 5 inches Hair colour: Grey Eye colour: Grey Visage: Oval Complexion: Sallow Identifying marks: Very weak eyes lost all his teeth in front of mouth
Trade or occupation: Labourer Education: Neither Marriage status: Married Number of children: 2

Residence details

Birth town: Graveley Residence town: St.Neots Residence county: Huntingdonshire

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