Prisoner name: Thomas Fielding.
Prisoner age: 23.
Prisoner occupation: Hatter, employee of Messrs Benjamin Barrett, Hatters of Bull Street Birmingham.
Court and date of trial: Warwick Summer Assizes 1828.
Crime: Stealing in a dwelling house a bill of exchange of £18 and £30 cash from William Jones of Birmingham.
Initial sentence: Death commuted to imprisonment and hard labour for one year.
Annotated (Outcome): Nil.
Petitioner(s): John Parker, Mary Parker and three others.
Grounds for clemency (Petition Details): The convict is an orphan and friendless; a native of Halifax; is a lodger with the petitioners who found him sober, industrious and honest; good character; Barrett would reemploy him; did not actually perform the robbery; his youth.
Additional Information: Convicted with Thomas Morvatt.