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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

William Parkins Name: William Parkins Age: 32 Date of Offence: 20th November 1860 Offence: Stealing one axe the property of John Barker at Dunstable on the 14th Nov. 1860. Sentence: 12 Calendar Months Hard Labour Type of trial: Bedfordshire Quarter Sessions

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 1 inches Hair colour: Brown Eye colour: Grey Visage: Long Complexion: Sallow Identifying marks: Hole in centre of back, one on left shoulder, scar on forehead
Trade or occupation: Labourer Education: Imp Marriage status: Married Number of children: Unknown Religion: Protestant

Residence details

Birth town: Dunstable Birth country: England Residence town: Butto lane, Dunstable Residence county: Bedfordshire Residence country: England

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