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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

Name: Maria Burgess Age: 54 Date of Offence: 25th October 1854 Offence: Vagrancy Sentence: 10 days Hard Labour Type of trial: Summarily Convicted

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 2 inches Hair colour: Light Brown Eye colour: Grey Visage: Round Complexion: Fair Identifying marks:
Trade or occupation: Laundress Education: None Marriage status: Widow Number of children: Unknown

Residence details

Birth country: Ireland Residence town: Manchester Residence county: Lancashire

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