Catalogue description Home Office: Registers of Prisoners from national prisons lodged in County Prisons
|Title:||Home Office: Registers of Prisoners from national prisons lodged in County Prisons|
Registers of prisoners in the county prisons of Aylesbury, Bath, Leeds, Leicester, Northampton, Nottingham, Preston, Reading, Somerset, and Wakefield, where the government rented cells for the housing of overflow prisoners from the national prisons.
The registers give each prisoner's age, marital status and number of children, whether they can read or write, trade, when and where convicted, crime, sentence, where and whence received, previous offences, when removed and where.
Each volume is indexed.
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|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
|Physical description:||20 volume(s)|
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