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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

James Lord Name: James Lord Age: 43 Date of Offence: 4th March 1862 Offence: Receiving a quantity of pigeons well knowing them to have been stolen on the 24th January 1861. Sentence: 5 Years Penal Servitude (original sentence 7 years commuted by Baron Martin) Type of trial: Assizes

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 4 inches Hair colour: Dark Eye colour: Grey Visage: Oval Complexion: Fresh Identifying marks: Scar on nose, mole on right side of face, scar above right eye, hair thin on top of head
Trade or occupation: Saddler and Harness Maker Education: Imp Marriage status: Married Number of children: Unknown Religion: Church of England

Residence details

Birth town: Thrapston Birth country: England Residence town: Raunds Residence county: Northamptonshire Residence country: England

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