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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

Edward Draper Name: Edward Draper Age: 19 Date of Offence: 25th October 1865 Offence: Assaulting one James Randall and violently stealing from his person one purse, one handkerchief and 18 shillings and sixpence in money, at Luton on the 17th Oct. 1864. Sentence: 9 Calendar Months Hard Labour Type of trial: Bedfordshire Quarter Sessions

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 8 ¾ inches Hair colour: Dark Eye colour: Dark Visage: Oval Complexion: Sallow Identifying marks: Scars on each knee, mole left side of nose, the gypsy cast of features.
Trade or occupation: Gypsy fiddler Education: Neither Marriage status: Single Number of children: Unknown Religion: None

Residence details

Birth town: Wheathampstead Birth country: England Residence parish: no fixed place

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