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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

William Shearman Name: William Shearman Age: 18 Date of Offence: 9th December 1864 Offence: Larceny and receiving property well knowing the same to have been stolen. Sentence: 5 Years Type of trial: Middlesex Sessions

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 4 inches Hair colour: Dark Brown Eye colour: Dark blue Complexion: Dark Identifying marks: Marked on left arm WC, anchor
Trade or occupation: Shoemaker Education: Yes Marriage status: Single Number of children: Unknown Religion: Church of England

Residence details

Residence town: London Residence country: England

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