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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

Name: William Biley Age: 72 Date of Offence: 2nd January 1844 Offence: Embezzlement in Service Sentence: 1 Year Hard Labour one week in each Quarter Solitary

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 9 inches Hair colour: Grey Eye colour: Brown Complexion: Sallow Identifying marks: Stout, little finger of the left hand broken up
Trade or occupation: Labourer Occupation category: Lame Marriage status: Single Number of children: Unknown

Residence details

Birth town: Newport Residence town: Leighton Buzzard Residence county: Bedfordshire

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