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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

Name: Samuel Bates Age: 12 Date of Offence: 9th April 1855 Offence: Stealing a scraper and brush Sentence:

Personal details

Height: 4 ft 2 inches Hair colour: Sandy Eye colour: Light Hazel Visage: Oval Complexion: Fair Identifying marks: Scar over right eye
Trade or occupation: Chimney sweep Education: Read Imperfectly Marriage status: Single Number of children: Unknown

Residence details

Birth town: Luton Residence town: Luton Residence county: Bedfordshire

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