Behaviour in prison 1817

Detail of prisoners' behaviour just before release from Stafford prison, 1817
Prisoners' behaviour just before release from Stafford prison, 1817

Background

This record lists the crimes, sentences and behaviour of prisoners nearing the end of their sentences at Stafford prison in 1817.

The record also shows that female prisoners kept their young children with them during their sentences.

Taken from: Behaviour in Prison
Date: 7 December 1817
Copyright: By permission of the Public Record Office
Shelfmark: HO 6/1