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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

Jane Green Name: Jane Green Age: 20 Date of Offence: 31st October 1860 Offence: Stealing from the person of one Mary Mayne, one promissory note of the value of £5, two sovereigns and one half sovereign the property of James Mayne at Leighton Buzzard on the 23rd. Oct. 1860. Sentence: 4 years Penal Servitude Type of trial: Bedfordshire Quarter Sessions

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 2 inches Hair colour: Black Eye colour: Hazel Aliases: Elizabeth Lockley Visage: Long Complexion: Fresh Identifying marks: E.C.W.C. inside right arm above the elbow in blue ink, A.M. outside left arm above the elbow, marks of a kick on shin of right leg, very long face
Trade or occupation: Stocking Weaver Education: Imp Marriage status: Married Number of children: Unknown Religion: Church of England

Residence details

Birth town: Coventry Birth country: England Residence town: Nottingham Residence county: Nottinghamshire Residence country: England

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