Joliet Prison Convict Register Index
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Date
When Rec'd

#

Last

First

Court
County

Crime & sentence (years)

Age

Height

Wgt

Complex

Eye Color

Hair Color

Nationality

Occupation

Other Prisons
Recommitants

Religion

# years att. School

[Habits
alcohol]

Parents Living or Age of Prisoner when Parents Died

POB - Father

POB - Mother

Left Home Aged

Conjugal/ Children

How & When Discharged

March 3 1855

1679

Ca??

John

Cook

Larceny 1 year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 29, 1855 discharged

Jan 28 1892

1501

Cabalka

Frank

Rock Island

Malicious Mischief 1 yr

49

1 m 71

?

Med

Azure Blue

Gray

Bohemia

Sailor

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 40 Mother died age 44

Bohemia

Bohemia

21

Widow 3 child

Dec 27 1892

June 21 1853

1361

Caburn

Richard H.

Cook

Burglery 1 year

17

5' 5"

 

dark

black

black

Boston

?

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

Parents in Buffalo

 

 

 

Single

Pardoned Nov 19, 1855

Sept 21 1853

1361

Caburn

Richard H.

Cook

Burglery 1 year

17

5' 1"

 

dark

black

black

Boston

 

 

no

can read & write

never drank to excess

parents in Buffalo

 

 

 

single

Aug 19, 1855

Feb 26 1891

841

Cade

Stephen R

Macon

Forgery 4 yrs 2 indictments

45

1 m 70

?

Dark

Dk Slate Blue

Med Chest

Indiana

Farmer

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 8

Kentucky

Kentucky

14

Married 3 child

Apr 25 1894

Apr 23 1891

991

Cahall

Thomas

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

20

1 m 71

?

Fair

Murky Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Shipping Clerk

 

Catholic

Common

Abstinent

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

20

Single

Jan 22 1893

May 23 1888

8845

Cahill

James

Cook

Robbery 1 yr

18

5ft 4 3/4

?

Sandy

Lt Gray

Sandy

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

Read 1 yr

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

17

Single

Apr 23 1889

Feb 24 1892

1607

Cahill alias Dr Cahill, James Burdett, A J Leach

Dock

Mason

Burglary 1 yr

50

1 m 73

?

Med

Hazel Gray Slate Blue

Gray Mix Sandy Chest

Kentucky

Laborer

 

Episcopal

R&W

Abstinent

Father died age infant Mother died age infant

United States

United States

Infant

Single

Jan 23 1893

Nov 25 1890

674

Caimes

Samuel

Peoria

Larceny 3 yrs

29

1 m 71

?

Light

Azure Blue Purple

Auburn

Canada

Lather

 

Episcopal

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

May 24 1891

Dec 2 1854

1634

Cain

Amos A

McHenry

Forgery 1 year

34

5' 11'

 

dark

black

black

New York

Carpenter

 

Presb.

can read & write

never drank to excess

Mother in New York

 

 

 

Wife in McHenry County

Dec 12, 1855 discharged

May 4 1858

44

Cain

Bernard

Bureau

Bigamy

22

5 6 1/2

 

Light

Blue

Auburn

Ireland

Laborer

-

Catholic

Reads

Intemp

No

 

 

 

single

July 17 1887

May 4 1858

2731

Cain

Bernard (Robert?)

Bureau

Bigamy - 1-1/4 yrs

22

5' 6-1/2"

 

Light

Blue

Light Aburn

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

Can Read but Not Write

intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Illinois

Taken to Joliet Aug. 19 1858 - Guilty

Jan 17 1891

740

Cain

Charles

Cook

Receiving stolen property 1 yr

25

1 m 65

?

Md Dark

Dk Slate Blue

Chest Med

Ohio

Switchman

 

Christian

Common

Moderate

Father died age 12 Mother died age 13

Ohio

Ohio

11

Single

 

Jul 1 1858

2825

Cain

John

Adams

Larceny - 1 yr 9 mos

37

5' 9"

 

Dark

Gray

Black

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

Cannot Read nor Write

Drunk to excess

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife & 3 children

Joliet Apr 13 1859

Nov 19 1887

8531

Callahan

Dennis

Cook

Murder 14 yrs

57

5ft 9 3/4

149

Light

Lt Blue

Gray

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

Common 8 yrs

Abstinent

Father died Donít Know Mother died Donít Know

24

Ireland

Ireland

Married 1 child

Apr 19 1890

March 3 1855

1676

Callahan

Matthew

Cook

Larceny 2 years

17

5' 4 1/4"

 

dark

blue

black

New York

had no trade or calling

 

Catholic

can read & write

never drank to excess

father in chicago

 

 

 

single

July 24, 1855

Oct 14 1891

1275

Callehan alias Michael Welsh

Michael

McHenry

Burglary 3 yrs

28

1 m 67

?

Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Med Chest

New York

Cigar Maker

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Married 1 child

Apr 13 1894

Mar 9 1888

8705

Cameron

Charles D

Uinta Wyoming

Knowingly selling the Horse of another 3 yrs from Sep 20 1887

40

5ft 9 1/2

144

Dark

Hazel

Dark

Missouri

Teamster

 

None

R&W 1 yr

Abstinent

Yes

Scotland

Scotland

11

Married 1 child

Mar 19 1890

Mar 5 1889

9382

Cameron

James

Cook

Burglary 4 yrs

20

5ft 7

?

Md Dark

Brown

Lt Brown

Michigan

Shoemaker

 

Presbyterian

R&W 7 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Nova Scotia

Ireland

19

Single

Pardoned June 28 1890

Aug 29 1891

1177

Cameron

Richard

DeWitt

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

17

1 m 76

?

Med Fair

Lt Slate Blue

Lt Chest

New York

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W

Abstinent

Father died age 3 Mother died age 11

Ireland

Ireland

11

Single

July 28 1892 - Not Guilty

Oct 18 1890

554

Cammel

George

Cook

Larceny, etc 3 yrs

31

1 m 55

?

Light

Dk Slate Blue

Blond

Germany

Hack Driver

3rd Term 9645

Presbyterian

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 28 Mother died age28

Germany

Germany

Don't Know

Widow 1 child

Died Mar 24 1892

No 4 1887

8507

Campbell

Arthur B

Cook

Larceny 2 yrs 6 mos

30

5ft 8 1/4

125

Med Light

Med Blue

Lt Aub Brown

England

Clerk

 

Church of England

High 10 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father dies age 26

16

England

England

Married 1 child

Dec 18 1889

June 27 1854

1519

Campbell

Decanter

Massac

Murder 8 years

20

5' 6"

 

light mulatto

 

 

Tennessee

Farmer

 

no church

can not read or write

never drank to excess

parents in Illinois

 

 

 

single

discharged, no date listed

Dec 10 1887

8549

Campbell

Edward

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

26

5ft 5 3/4

143

Dark

Gray

Brown

Illinois

Baker

 

Catholic

R&W 3 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 2 mos

20

Scotland

Scotland

Single

Nov 10 1888

Jan 25 1892

1483

Campbell

Harry

Lee

Burglary 2 yrs 6 mos

28

1 m 63

?

Med

Lt Slate Blue

Dk Chest

Maryland

Laborer

 

Methodist

Common

Intemperate

Father died age 10 Mother died age 8

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

Mar 6 1894

May 19 1853

1295

Campbell

James

?

Counterfeiting 1 year

32

5' 9"

 

light florid

gray

dark brown

Canada

Farmer

 

no church

can read & write

 

Parents in Wisconsin

 

 

 

wife

May 19, 1854

Sept 15 1857

51

Campbell

John

Pulaski

Larceny

-

-

 

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

 

 

single

par'd by Gov'r 24 Jun 1848

May 20 1848

717

Campbell

John

Cook

larceny - 1 yr

abt 30

5'1 1/4"

stout

fair

blue

brown

Ireland (in IL 8 mos)

butcher

 

Catholic

can read/write

intemperate

dead

 

 

 

No

Nov 24 1858

Oct 24 1890

585

Campbell

Larry

Hancock

Burglary 4 yrs

24

1 m 69

?

Med

Hazel Gray Hazel

Lt Chest

Ohio

Furnace hand

20 mos in Eldora Reform School, Iowa under name of Harry Bennett

Presbyterian

Common

Abstinent

Yes

Ohio

France

15

Separated 1 Child

Dec 23 1893

Oct 27 1885

7269

Campbell

Peter

Cook

burglary 2 yr

30

5' 8 1/4"

135

light

blue

brown

Michigan

salesman

 

Presb.

common school 10 yr

intemperate

yes

Scotland

do

20

single

7-12-32 (Ret?? Dec 26 1888)

Oct 26 1886

7901

Campbell

Wm J

La Salle

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

24

5ft 6 1/4

158

Dark

Dk Gray

Dk Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

Catholic

Common 8 yrs

Abstinent

No Father age 19 Mother age 9

Canada

Canada

17

Single

Sep 26 1887

April 25 1853

1266

Campbell (alias Wm Harris)

James

Cook

Larceny 2 1/2 years

?

5' 4"

 

light

large gray

brown

Ireland

 

 

Episcopal

can read & write

never drank to excess

parents living in New York

 

 

 

single

Oct 25, 1855

Oct 18 1888

9071

Campbell alias John Berry

John

Cook

Falsely Personating another 1 yr

65

6ft

?

Dark

Blue

Grayish

Illinois

Gr???

2nd Term 7823 A see 241 C

Campbellite

Common 8 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 12

Ohio

Ohio

50

Widow 4 child

Sep 18 1889

July 10 1890

415

Campion

Nicholas

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

28

1 m 75

?

Md Dark

Azure Blue

Dk Chest

Ireland

Brick Striper

2 Terms in Bridewell Chicago

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

17

Single

Jan 9 1893

Mar 16 1886

7545

Canada

William

Peoria

larceny - 1 yr

34

5'9

163

Negro

black

black

South Carolina

whitewasher

 

Catholic

Read, 1 yr

intemperate

father living, mother age 16

Africa

Virginia

13

single

disch. By expiration of sentence (can't read date)

Jan 7 1891

737

Cannon

Charles

Sangamon

Rape 1 yr

30

1 m 69

?

Md Dark

Iowa

Dk Chest

Iowa

Saloon keeper

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 7 Mother died age 9

Kentucky

Don't Know

10

Married no child

Dec 6 1891

Dec 21 1887

8567

Cannon

Frank

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

25

5ft 2 1/1

116

Med Fair

Slate Blue

Brown

Indiana

Upholsterer

see 9945

Baptist

Common 6 yrs

Intemperate

Father living Mother died age 4

10

Indiana

Don't Know

Married no child

Sept 21 1889

Dec 7 1886

8011

Cannon

John C.

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

31

5ft 3 1/4

127

Fair

Hazel

Brown

Michigan

Book keeper

 

Presbyterian

High 8 yrs

Moderate

Father age 14 Mother age 18

Scotland

Scotland

14

Single

Nov 7 1887

April 15 1868

4556

Canty

John M.

St. Clair

Assault - 1yr

24

6' 1"

 

Fair

Blue

Light

Ireland

Farmer

 

Catholic

Read and Write

 

living

 

 

 

single

Sep 9 1886

Sep 19 1890

492

Carbine

Thomas

Cook

Larceny 3 yrs

23

1 m 73

?

Md Dark

Hazel Gray Slate Blue

Chest m

Illinois

Chair Maker

See 2958, 5 terms in Bridewell Chicago

Catholic

R&W

Abstinent

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

Mar 18 1893

Nov 5 1885

7297

Carcy (alias Blandy)

John

Cook

burglary, 1 yr

19

6'8 1/2"

136

light

blue

light

Illinois

switchman

 

Methodist

common school, 10yr

intemperate

father living, mother 18 yr

Penn.

do

18

married, 1 child

Jan 12 1887

Oct 19 1887

8443

Carey

Charles

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

19

5ft 10 1/2

157

Mulatto

Dk Maroon

Black

Illinois

Porter

 

Presbyterian

R&W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

15

Ohio

Don't Know

Single

Sept 19 1888

Jan 25 1892

1489

Carey

James

Cook

Robbery 2 yrs 6 mos

24

1 m 71

?

Med

Azure Blue

Dk Chest

Illinois

Laborer

2nd Term 3428

Catholic

Illiterate

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 14

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

Died Feb 28 1894

Oct 10 1891

1256

Carl alias James Russell

John

McHenry

Attempted to commit rape 3 yrs

42

1 m 72

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate Blue

Med Chest

New York

Farmer

3rd Term 9354

Methodist

Common

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 21

Ireland

Ireland

10

Single

Apr 9 1894

May 4 1887

8247

Carlchofer

Joseph

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

34

5ft 5 1/4

175

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Germany

Cabinet Maker

See 9424

Catholic

R & W 7 yrs

Moderate

Father donít know when died Mother died 9 yrs

Donít know

Scottland

12

Single

Apr 4 1888

Sep 14 1891

1180

Carlin

Frank

Stephenson

Burglary & Larceny 2 yrs

18

1 m 70

?

Med Fair

Azure Blue

Med Chest

Brick layers Apprentice

 

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 17

Ireland

Ireland

17

Single

June 13 1893

Nov 1 1887

8498

Carlisle

Stephen

Cook

Murder 18 yrs commuted 4-6-92 to 7 yrs

30

5ft 9 1/4

200

Med Dark

Gray

Brown

Canada

Box maker

 

None

Common 2 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

14

Canada

Canada

Widow 3 child

July 31 1892

Nov 22 1890

638

Carlson

Andrew

La Salle

Larceny 6 yrs

58

?

?

Light

Azure Blue

Sandy Chest

Sweden

Tile Ditcher

2nd Term 8737 see 5148 C

Lutheran

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 35 Mother died age 35

Sweden

Sweden

21

Single

Feb 21 1895

Mar 24 1888

8737

Carlson

Andrew

Grundy

Larceny 3 yrs

55

5ft 8 1/4

160

Sandy

Blue

Sandy

Sweden

Laborer

see 638

Lutheran

Read 1 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 37 Mother died age 38

Sweden

Sweden

37

Single

Sep 23 1890

Oct 29 1886

7908

Carlton

Ira

Henry

Burglary 1 yr 6 mo

17

5ft 7 1/4

148

Very Lt Sandy

Blue

Lt Red Sandy

Illinois

None

 

None

Common 7 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

15

Single

Feb 29 1888

June 9 1886

7694

Carlyle

James

Logan

Robbery 1 yr

27

5ft 11 14

158

Fair

Gray

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

Christian

Common

Moderate

Yes

Virginia

Ky

17

Single

May 9 1887

Oct 14 1847

670

Carmack

Jacob (Isiah?)

Jo Daviess

larceny - 1 yr

27

5'3 1/2"

 

dark

grey

 

Tenn (in IL 17 yrs)

farmer

 

none

read & write

temperate

living in Perry Couty

 

 

 

single

July 7 1892

Feb 26 1886

7515

Carman

Mack

Vermilion

burglary & larceny - 1 yr & 6 mos

36

5'10 1/4

148

light sandy

blue

brown

Missouri

painter

 

Presb.

R&W, 6 mos

intemperate

mother living, father @17

Alabama

Tenn.

23

Spouse and 2 Children

-

 

2604

Carn (Korrin)

William

St. Clair

Larceny - 1-1/2 yrs

23

5' 3-1/2"

 

Light

Hazel

Dk Brown

Germany

Baker

 

None

Cannot Read nor Write

Not Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Disch. June 23/59 - Term expired

Dec 12 1888

9202

Carney

John

Cook

Burglary 5 yrs

31

5ft 7 1/4

?

Sandy

Hazel

Dk Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 3 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

31

Single

Sep 11 1892

Nov 10 1885

7321

Carney

Richard

Will

manslaughter 12 yrs, commuted to 5 yr

22

5'5 1/2"

150

med fair

gray

brown

Ireland

coal miner

 

Catholic

R*W 8 yrs

intemperate

father living, mother 19 yrs

Ireland

do

22

single

par'd July 29, 1848

Nov 2 1891

1307

Carpenter

Frank

Cook

Burglary 5 yrs

19

1 m 72

?

Med Light

Maroon Gray y fr

Lt Chest

New York

Steneotyper

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father died age infant Mother died age infant

New York

New York

?

Married 1 child

Aug 1 1895

Mar 8 1892

1637

Carpenter

Oscar

Brown

Malicious Mischief 1 yr

25

1 M 82

 

med.

Mar gr sl bl lim Mar ft

Chest M

Illinois

Farmer

 

None

Illiterate

Moderate

Mother F-5

Illinois

Missouri

21

single

died May 11 1891

Nov 26 1890

676

Carr

Charles

Carroll

Robbery 1 yr

53

1 m 73

?

Md Dark

Hazel Gray Y

Dk Chest

Ireland

Shoemaker

2nd Term 6577

Methodist

Common

Intemperate

Father died age 20 Mother died age 28

Ireland

Ireland

?

Widow 3 child

Oct 25 1891

Feb 22 1888

8658

Carr

Duncan

Piatt

Burglary 5 yrs

35

6f 3/4

148

Dark

Gray

Brown

New Brunswick

Sailor

3 yrs Michigan City, Ind.5 yrs Wanpim, Wis 1 term Weathersfield, Ct

Presbyterian

Common 3 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 2 Mother died age 2

Scotland

Scotland

2

Single

Nov 21 1891

June 30 1890

372

Carr

Henry

U S D N D Ill

Violation of Pension Laws 1 yr

18

1 m 74

?

Fair

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

Illinois

Grocery Clerk

 

Catholic

R&W

Intemperate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

18

Single

May 29 1891

Dec 29 1857

57

Carr

Jack

Rock Island

Passing Counterfeit Money

26

5 3 1/2

 

Dark

Dark

Black

Illinois

Pilot

-

None

No

Temp

No

 

 

 

single

May 2 1888

Dec 29 1857

2613

Carr

Jack (John)

Rock Island

Passing Ctft Money - 2 yrs 11 mos

26

5' 3-1/2"

 

Dark

Dark

Black

Kane Co., IL

Pilot

 

None

Read & Write

Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet July 14, 1858

June 30 1888

8927

Carr

Joseph

Sangamon

Rape 3 yrs

29

5ft 7 1/2

?

Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

None

Read 0 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 6 Mother died age 13

Ohio

Ohio

13

Married 2 child

Dec 29 1890

July 1 1887

8319

Carr

Michael

La Salle

Rape 3 yrs

27

5ft 9 1/2

177

Med Light

Blue

Lt Sandy

Illinois

Teamster

 

Catholic

Illiterate

Moderate

Yes

26

Ireland

Ireland

Single

Dec 31 1889

Nov 24 1857

2572

Carr

Robert

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

24

5' 8"

 

Light

Blue

Red

Ireland

Bookkeeper

 

None

Read & Write

Not Intemp

Par. live in Ireland

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Nov. 25, 1858 - Pardoned by Gov.

Oct 21 1885

7256

Carr

Robert

Sweetwater Wyoming Ty

Robbery 3 yrs

15

5'2"

121

fair

blue

brown

Ohio

none

 

Presb.

read, 6 mos

abstinent

no - don't know

Scotland

do

never had a home

No

par'd Nov 23 1861

Feb 15 1854

1436

Carr??

James

Cook

Laceny 1 year

24

5' 8"

 

light

gray

brown

Ireland

Laborer

 

no church

can read & write

has drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

single

Feb 12, 1855

Sept 27 1855

1845

Carra*

James

Cook

Larceny 1 year 6 months

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

discharged March 21, 1857

Dec 10 1891

1383

Carroll

Edward

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

37

1 m 60

?

Florid

Azure Blue fr

Med Chest

Ireland

Laborer

2nd Term 637

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 27 Mother died age 25

Ireland

Ireland

12

Single

Nov 9 1892

July 19 1887

8337

Carroll

James

Knox

Larceny 8 yrs

48

5ft 6 3/4

145

Lt Sandy

Blue

Brown

Ireland

Steamfitter

5 yrs at Kingston Canada

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 31

42

Ireland

Ireland

Single

Oct 18 1892

Sep 16 1890

476

Carroll

James

Ogle

Burglary 3 yrs

37

1 m 57

?

Florid

Murky Blue

Chest Sandy

Illinois

Printer

2nd term 6335

Catholic

R&W

?

Father died age 1 Mother died age 23

Scotland

Ireland

21

Single

Mar 15 1893

May 24 1887

8275

Carroll

Thomas

La Salle

Attempt to commit Larceny 1 yr

20

5ft 3 1/2

135

Fair

Hazel

Brown

Ottawa

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

Apr 24 1888

Nov 5 1888

9123

Carroll

Thomas

Cook

Attempted Burglary 1 yr

21

5ft 3 3/4

?

Lt Sandy

Blue

Brick Red

Illinois

Hostler

2nd Term of Bridewell Chicago

Catholic

R&W 4 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 8

Ireland

Ireland

20

Single

Oct 5 1889

Aug 4 1887

8340

Carroll

Willaim

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

29

5ft 9

165

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Horseshoeing

 

Catholic

Common 5 yrs

Intemperate

Father Don't Know Mother Don't Know

21

Ireland

Ireland

Single

July 4 1888

Mar 5 1889

9378

Carroll

Charles

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

18

5ft 5 1/4

?

Negro

Dark

Black

Georgia

Servant

 

None

Illiterate

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 14

Georgia

Georgia

17

Single

Died Oct 2 1889

Feb 21 1889

9354

Carroll alias John Carl

John

Kane

Burglary 1 yr 6 mos

28

5ft 8

?

Dark

Hazel

Brown

New York

Farming

2nd Term 2266 see 1256 C

Catholic

R&W 6 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 2

Maryland

Maryland

10

Single

June 20 1890

May 1 1854

1502

Carrow (alias Jim Butts)

Edward

Clinton

Larceny 1 year

24

5' 7"

 

light florid

dark hazel

black

Ireland

Steam boat man

 

no church

can read & write

has drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

single

May 26, 1855

June 10 1886

7695

Carson

Fred

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

30

5ft 34

138

Sandy

Blue

Lt Brown

Penn

laborer

 

Lutheran

Common

Intemperate

No Father age 11 M 7 days

Germany

England

11

Single

May 10 1887

Oct 5 1891

1224

Carter

Edward

Adams

Robbery 1 yr

28

1 m 72

?

Md Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Med Chest

Kentucky

Farmer

 

Baptist

Common

Moderate

Yes

Kentucky

Kentucky

22

Single

Sep 4 1892

Nov 22 1890

650

Carter

Joe

Cook

Robbery 2 yrs

29

1 m 70

?

Md Dark

Violet Blue

Chest Med

Pennsylvania

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 17 Mother died age 19

Ireland

Ireland

21

Married 1 child

Aug 21 1892

Sept 1 1854

1533

Carter

John

Cook

larceny 2 indictments 10 years

34

5' 8"

 

dark sallow

dark gray

brown

Germany

safe maker

 

no church

can not read or write

has drank to excess

parents living ?

 

 

 

single

March 11, 1859

Nov 30 1888

9183

Carter alias George W Rogers

George W

Iroquois

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

29

5ft 9 1/2

?

Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

Virginia

Farming'

2nd Term 7956

None

R&W 4 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 7

Virginia

Virginia

18

Single

Oct 30 1889

May 10 1888

8825

Cartton

Benjamin

Cook

Assault to kill 1 yr

23

5ft 8 3/4

124

Fair

Blue

Brown

Michigan

Book agent

 

Methodist

R&W 2 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 21 Mother died age 11

New York

New York

17

Single

May 2 1889

May 13 1886

7656

Carty

George

Peoria

Burglary & Larceny 4 yr

26

5ft 8 34

149

Sandy

Hazel

Sandy

Kentucky

Leather Cutter

 

Catholic

Read 2 yrs

Intemperate

No Father age 15 Mother age 16

Scotland

Scotland

16

Single

July 13 1889

May 29 1888

8864

Cary

Charles

Cook

Murder 50 yrs

25

5ft 6 1/2

?

Dark

Gray

Dark

Illinois

Butcher

 

Catholic

R&W 3 1/2 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 2

Ireland

Ireland

23

Single

Died Aug 25 1892

Oct 20 1885

7253

Case

Edward

Rock Island

Burglary 3 yr

18

5'7"

145

med fair

gray

brown

Illinois

laborer

 

Methodist

read, 4 yr

intemperate

father living, mother 9 yr

Penn.

do

18

No Spouse, 1 Child

March 4 1861

Oct 24 1888

9096

Case

Edward

Vermilion

Burglary & Larceny 3 yrs

31

5ft 9 1/2

?

Negro

Brown

Black

Indiana

Barber

 

Methodist

R&W 1 yr

Moderate

Yes

Indiana

Indiana

17

Married 1 child

Apr 23 1891

June 21 1858

43

Case

Francis M.

Cook, R6

Forgery

43

5 10

 

Fair

Hazel

Dark Auburn

Mass.

Merchant

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

 

 

 

married, 2 children

Feb 2 1887 - Not Guilty

Oct 20 1885

7249

Case

John T

Rock Island

Receiving stolen goods, 1 yr

68

5'10 1/2"

174

med light

gray

gray

Penn.

laborer

 

Catholic

illiterate

abstinent

no - don't know

Penn.

do

24

single

Nov 3 1886

June 21 1858

2798

Case

Francis M. (aka Col. Vassen)

Cook

Forgery - 3 yrs

43

5' 10"

 

Dark

Hazel

Dk Auburn

Massachusettes

Mechant

 

None

Read & Write

Not Drunk to excess

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in St. Clair Co., Ills.

Taken to Joliet July 14, 1858

Oct 11 1858

241

Casey

Cornelius

Cook

Manslaughter

29

5 7

 

Sandy

Blue

Dark Auburn

Ireland

Laborer

-

Catholic

Read and Write

Intemp

Mother

 

 

 

No

Oct 1 1859

Nov 16 1886

7963

Casey

James

Champaign

Larceny 2 indictments 2 yrs

24

5ft 9 3/4

155

Sandy

Blue

Sandy

Mass.

Laborer

 

Catholic

R & W & yrs

 

Father Mother age 15

Ireland

Mass.

18

Single

Aug 16 1888

May 6 1891

1013

Casey

Joseph

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

19

1 m 69

?

Med Light

Azure Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Expressman

see 1976

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Ireland

18

Single

Apr 5 1892

March 3 1855

1690

Casey

Thomas

Cook

larceny 1 year

21

5' 1 1/4"

 

light florid

gray

black

Ireland

?

 

Protestant

can read & write

never drank to excess

parents in Boston

 

 

 

single

March 3, 1857 discharged

5-10-1855

1747

Cashman

Cornelius

Knox

assault to rape, 2 years + 2 mos.

33

5' 5"

 

dark

dark gray

brown

Ireland

laborer

 

Catholic

yes

drinks to excess

No parents living

 

 

 

Single

7-10-1857

June 17 1891

1118

Cassidy

Thomas

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

22

1 m 59

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Hostler

See 4680

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Mother living Father died age infant

Ireland

Ireland

14

Single

Dec 16 1893

Oct 20 1885

7247

Cassin

Harry

Champaign

Burglary & Larceny 2 yr

18

5'5"

129

med fair

grayish hazel

brown

Michigan

hotel clerk

 

Episcopal

common school, 10yr

moderate

yes

Scotland

do

16

Spouse

par'd Nov 11 1860

Jan 28 1888

8616

Castello

Charles

Adams

Burglary 1 yr

24

5ft 8

137

Little Sandy

Hazel

Brown

Missouri

Peddler

see # 24

Catholic

Common 9 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 14 Mother died age 11

14

Spain

Scotland

Married 2 child

Dec 28 1888

Feb 25 1888

8675

Castner

Charles

Kane

Burglary 2 yrs

24

5ft 6 3/4

154

Sandy

Gray

Red

Illinois

Laborer

2nd term 6026

Methodist

Common 5 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 20

New Jersey

New Jersey

18

Married no child

Nov 24 1889

Jan 22 1858

2638

Cavanagh

Peter

Cook

Burgulary - 1-1/2 yrs

21

5' _/12"

 

Fair

Blue

Black

Massachusetts

Lath___

 

Catholic

Read & Write

Not Intemp

Par. In New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet May 22 1858

Nov 24 1857

2573

Cavanagh

Robert

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

49

5' 11"

 

Dark

Gray

Black

Ireland

Sailor

 

None

Read & Write

Not Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Ohio

Nov. 24, 1858 - Term Expired

Nov 22 1890

656

Cavanaugh

John

Cook

Robbery 3 yrs

36

1 m 78

?

Md Dark

Dk Slate Blue

Chest Med

New York

Barber & Painter

 

Catholic

Illiterate

Moderate

Father died age 19 Mother died age 23

Ireland

France

19

Separated 1 child

May 21 1893

1858

40

Cavenaugh

Peter

Cook, R6

Burglary

21

5 6

 

Fair

Blue

Black

Mass.

Sailor

-

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

single

Feb 9 1887

April 7 1853

1258

Ch?

Abraham

Sangamon

Larceny 3 years

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 9, 1857

Sept 21 1853

1357

Chalk

George

Cook

Larceny 3 years

24

5' 6 3.4"

 

light florid

blue

brown

England

Laborer

 

no

can read & write

abstinent

none living

 

 

 

single

Sept 21, 1854

April 20 1858

2708

Chamber

Franklin

Monroe

Larceny - 7 yrs

54

5' 7-1/2"

 

Light

Blue

Auburn

Virginia

Stage Driver

 

None

Read & Write

Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Joliet July 7 1860

May 15 1890

287

Chamberlain

Peter

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

35

1 m 66

?

Med

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

Canada

Brakeman

 

Presbyterian

Illiterate

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 25

Canada

Canada

15

Single

Apr 27 1891

May 6 1891

1023

Chambers

Mary

Cook

Robbery 2 yrs

22

1 m 73

?

Light

Violet Blue

Lt Blond

New York

Property man

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Massachusetts

Massachusetts

21

Single

Feb 5 1893

Aug 13 1858

36

Champ

Reuben

Cook, R6

Larceny

24

5 6

 

Negro

Negro

Negro

VA

Waiter

-

None

No

Temp

No

 

 

 

No

March 10 1859

Sept 21 1853

1358

Champ

Robert

Cook

Assault to Murder 5 years

21

5' 5 3/4"

 

light

blue

light

Pennsylvania

Clerk

 

no

can read & write

never drank to excess

mother living in New York

 

 

 

single

Pardoned by govenor Sept 1854

Aug 23 1855

1808

Chapley or ?eacord

Seymour

Ogle

Larceny 2 years

18

 

 

dark

black

black

Detroit

clerk

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

Parents in Chicago

 

 

 

single

Aug 22, 1857

Oct 3 1887

8391

Chapman

Albert

Edgar

Burglary 1 yr

19

5ft 8 3/4

141

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

None

Illiterate

Moderate

Yes

19

Kentucky

Kentucky

Single

Sept 3 1888

Mar 27 1888

8741

Chapman

George

Sangamon

Larceny 1

21

5ft 2 1/2

114

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 5 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Indiana

Indian

18

Single

Feb 27 1889

Oct 3 1887

8392

Chapman

John

Edgar

Burglary 1 yr

51

5ft 6 3/4

138

Dark

Hazel

Brown

Kentucky

Farming

 

Methodist

Read

Moderate

Father died age 10 Mother died age 25

19

Kentucky

Kentucky

Married 7 child

Sept 3 1888

Oct 26 1891

1291

Chapman

Major

Henry

Burglary & Larceny 3 yrs

25

1 m 76

?

Md Dark

Hazel Gray Y lim Maroon

Med Chest

Wisconsin

Carpenter

 

None

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 17 Mother died age 9

Connecticut

Maine

15

Single

Apr 25 1894

Oct 3 1887

8397

Chapman

William

Edgar

Burglary 2 yrs 2 indictments

17

5ft 5 1/2

116

Med Dark

Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

Methodist

Illiterate

Abstinent

Yes

17

Kentucky

Kentucky

Single

July 3 1889

Nov 26 1856

53

Charles

George

LaSalle

Larceny

21

5 6 3/4

 

Dark

Gray

Dark

France

Farmer

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

married w/3 children

par'd by Gov'r 24 Jun 1848

Sep 17 1888

8997

Charmley

Thomas

Rock Island

Larceny 2 yrs

47

5ft 6 1/4

?

Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

Ireland

Stone Mason

 

Episcopal

R&W 2 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 14 Mother died age 22

Ireland

Ireland

14

Single

June 16 1890Sep

June 11 1849

791

Charvers

Abraham

Peoria

burglary - 3yrs, 6ms

26

5'7 1/2"

 

bright mullatto

 

 

Virginia (in IL 1 1/2)

cook & steward

 

Methodist

can read/write

temperate

lived in Tennessee

 

 

 

single

Sep 18 1889

Nov 17 1888

9132

Cheapwood

William

La Salle

Assault to rape 1 yr

30

5ft 8

?

Med Sandy

Blue

Brown

Maryland

Engineer

 

None

Read 2 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 22 Mother died age 28

Scotland

Maryland

18

Single

Oct 17 1889

Feb 27 1886

7516

Cherry

Frank

Henry

Burglary - 2 yrs

19

5'9 3/4

165

light

blue

brown

Illinois

farming

 

Baptist

R&W, 2 yrs

moderate

yes

Ohio

Ohio

18

married - 1 child

March 2, 1869

May 5 1847

637

Chew

Lenny(?)

Will

Larceny

19

5'8"

 

fair

hazel

 --

Born in Ohio

 

--

none

 

no

Father Living

 

 

 

Spouse

par'd Nov 4 1860

Nov 29 1888

9177

Chilberg

Harry

Mercer

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr 6 mos

18

5ft 10

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Farming'

 

None

R&W 6 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Sweden

Sweden

18

Single

Mar 28 1890

Mar 26 1887

8210

Child

William

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

30

5ft 5

162

Light Sandy

Blue

Light

New York

None

 

None

Common 8 yrs

Abstinent

Father living mother died age 21

Germany

Germany

18

Single

Feb 26 1888

May 5 1888

8822

Chladek

Louis

Cook

Rape 3 yrs 6 mos

20

5ft 5

126

Med Fair

Maroon

Brown

Bohemia

Hat maker

 

Catholic

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 3 1/2

Germany

Germany

18 1/2

Single

Mar 4 1891

Nov 27 1888

9173

Christensen

George

Lake

Incest 3 yrs

37

5ft 7 1/4

?

Sandy

Blue

Brown

Denmark

Carpenter

 

Lutheran

R&W 3 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 34 Mother died age 23

Denmark

Denmark

Widow 6 child

Widow 6 child

May 26 1891

Nov 5 1885

7298

Christian

Aug

Cook

burglary, 1 yr

43

5'11 3/4"

185

dark

blue

brown

France

carpenter

 

Catholic

R&W, 4 yr

moderate

no, father 25 yrs, mother 25 yr

Canada

do

7

married, 1 child

Jan 12 1887

Jan 22 1858

2628

Christianson

Lan

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

22

5' 4"

 

Fair

Gray

Light

Norway

Weaver

 

None

Read & Write

Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

 

Nov 19 1887

8530

Christianson

William

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

22

5ft 7

160

Fair

Blue

Lt Brown

Illinois

Teamster

 

Lutheran

Common 8 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

18

Norway

Norway

Married 2 child

Oct 19 1888

Jan 4 1887

8054

Christie

Jochan alias John

Peoria

Burglary & Larceny 4 yrs

32

5ft 9

168

Dark

Dk Brown

Dk Brown

Canada

Fireman Boilermaker

2dnd term see 7025

Catholic

R & W 8 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Canada

18

Separated 2 child

Mar 25 1890

Apr 21 1858

2722

Chubbuck

David (aka Peter)

Cook

Robbery - 10 yrs

26

5' 8"

 

Light

Black

Black

Massachusetts

Sailor

 

None

Read & Write

not Intemp

Parents in Massachusetts

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Massachusetts

Taken to Joliet Aug. 19 1858

April 21 1858

39

Chubbuck

David, alias Peter

Cook, R6

Robbery

26

5 8

 

Light

Black

Black

Mass.

Sailor

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

single

Elgin Oct 12 1887; par'd Oct 1 1889 and pardon forwarded to Elgin 10/3 1889

May 15 1890

297

Clair

Mathew

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

24

1 m 71

?

Md Dark

Dk Slate Blue

Chest m Gray mix

Ohio

Painter

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 4

Ireland

Canada

15

Married 2 child

Nov 14 1892

May 17 1889

9523

Clamrod alias Charles Miller, Charles Wilson, Charles ?

Charles

Tazewell

Forgery 2 yrs

20

5ft 5 1/2

?

Fair

Brown

Lt Brown

Indiana

Farming

 

Campbellite

R&W 7yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Don't Know

Ohio

Ohio

14

Single

Feb 16 1891

Nov 22 1890

657

Clancy

John

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs commuted to 1 yr by order of court

30

1 m 62

?

Md Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Chest Med

Illinois

Teamster

1 Term in Bridewell Chicago

Catholic

Common

Intemperate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

May 9 1891

May 20 1848

715

Clans

Dominix

Cook

larceny - 1 yr

18

5'5"

 

light

hazel

brown?

Germany (in IL 11 mo)

harness maker

 

none

read & write

temperate

dead

 

 

 

Spouse

par'd Nov 9 1859

May 4 1887

8253

Clarence alias Joyce alias Raymond

Ralph W. alias Garrett alias Willie

Cook

Larceny 4 yrs 6 mo

44

5ft 10

190

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

New York

Painter

6th term see 6583

Episcopal

R & W

Intemperate

Father age 19 mother age 32

Vermont

Pennsylvania

17

Married

Oct 18 1890

Dec 31 1890

725

Clark

Charles

Cook

Robbery 8 yrs

24

1 m 57

?

Sandy

Azure Blue

Bright Red

Prussia

Barber

 

Catholic

R&W

Abstinent

Yes

Prussia

Prussia

21

Married no child

Mar 30 1896

Feb 18 1892

1572

Clark

Charles

Whiteside

Larceny & receiving stolen property 1 yr

22

1 m 61

?

Med

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

Illinois

Laborer

 

Methodist

Common

Abstinent

Yes

Ohio

United States

21

Married no child

Jan 17 1892

Dec 24 1888

9230

Clark

Daniel D

Laramie Wyoming

Robbery 3 yrs from Dec 18 1888

27

5ft 1 1/2

?

Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

New York

Bar keeper

 

Catholic

R&W 6 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 5 Mother died age 14

New York

Ireland

14

Single

June 17 1891

July 31 1890

441

Clark

Elmer

Freemont, Wyoming

Grand Larceny 2 yrs

18

1 m 68

?

Light

Azure Blue

Blond

Nebraska

Printer

 

Adventist

R&W

Moderate

Yes

New York

Illinois

16

Single

Pardoned Mar 26 1892

April 21 1868

4562

Clark

Frank

McDonough

Burglary- 3yrs

20

5' 7 1/2"

 

Fair

Grey

Light

Illinois

Farmer

 

None

Read and Write

 

dead

 

 

 

wife b. in Moultrie Co. & several kids

par'd by Gov'r July 1847

Oct 17 1852

1171

Clark

George

Cook

Larceny 1 year

33

5' 6 3/4"

 

light

dark

dark

Ireland

 

 

Church of England

can read & write

 

none living

 

 

 

single

Oct 14, 1853

Sep 17 1890

480

Clark

Henry

Grundy

Rape 5 yrs

67

1 m 74

?

Florid

Violet Blue

Dk Chest Gray Mix

Ireland

Farming

 

Catholic

Illiterate

Moderate

Father died age 20 Mother died age infant

Ireland

Ireland

21

Widow 4 child

Jan 16 1894

June 29 1886

7727

Clark

James

Knox

Larceny 2 yr

22

5ft 11 12

165

Fair

Blue

Brown

Penn

Laborer

 

None

Common 5 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Penn

Penn

10

Single

Mar 29 1888

Mar 30 1891

925

Clark

John

Fulton

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

25

1 m 69

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate Blue

Dk Chest

Maryland

Hostler

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Yes

Maryland

Maryland

21

Separated no child

Feb 28 1892

Feb 23 1892

1586

Clark

John

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

42

1 m 71

?

Dark

Azure Blue fr

Gray Mix Dk Chest

Illinois

Railroader

1 yr in Bridewell Chicago

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father died age 28 Mother died age 4

Ireland

Ireland

14

Single

Nov 22 1893

Mar 3 1886

7532

Clark

John

Cook

uttering &c forged check - 1 yr

32

5'5 1/2

139

med dark

dark

dark

Penn.

bookkeeper

 

Baptist

collegiate, 18 yrs

intemperate

father living, mother 24

New Brunswick

Penn.

20

 

May 1 1859

Jan 15 1889

9269

Clark

Joseph D

Will

Larceny 1 yr

20

5ft 9 3/4

?

Fair

Brown

Brown

Iowa

Waiter

 

Episcopal

R&W 1 yr

Abstinent

Yes

Michigan

France

14

Single

Dec 14 1889

Jan 22 1858

2636

Clark

Lewis (aka Chas Williams & James Hurst Fo. 82)

Cook

Larceny - 3 yrs

22

5' 9"

 

Light

Black

Black

New York

Clerk

See James Hurst - Fo. 82

None

Read & Write

Not Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

uNo Wife

Joliet Nov 24 1958

Dec 16 1891

1392

Clark

Morris

Sangamon

Larceny 5 yrs 2 indictments

39

1 m 82

?

Md Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Hostler

 

Baptist

Common

Moderate

Yes

Kentucky

Kentucky

26

Widow 2 child

Sep 15 1895

Dec 9 1886

8022

Clark

Richard

Macon

5 indictments y ra Burglary & Larceny

22

5ft 8 1/4

152

Med Fair

Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

Baptist

Common 8 yrs

Abstinent

Father living mother age 17

Ohio

Ohio

17

Single

Died May 25 1890

May 7 1890

248

Clark

Thomas

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

44

1 m 75

?

Florid

Violet Blue

Gray

Illinois

Painter

 

Baptist

Common

Intemperate

Father died age 43 Mother died age 35

New York

Ohio

21

Single

Apr 6 1891

May 5 1888

8821

Clark

Thomas

Cook

Larceny 2 yrs 6 mos

35

5ft 5 1/2

133

Dark

Hazel

Brown

New York

Telegraph Operator

 

Catholic

R&W 3 1/4

Moderate

Father died age 4 Mother died age 6

Ireland

Ireland

16

Single

June 19 1890

July 31 1886

7786

Clark

William

Cook

Burglary 5 yrs

44

5ft 8 1/2

158

Dark

Dk Gray

Dark

N J

Blacksmith

2nd term see 7026

Presbyterian

Common 7 yrs

Moderate

Yes

N Y

N J

28

Single

Apr 30 1890

Nov 28 1888

9175

Clark

William

Sangamon

Forgery 1 yr

43

5ft 8

?

Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

Pennsylvania

Machinist

 

Presbyterian

R&W 6 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 14 Mother died age 12

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

14

Widow 2 child

Oct 28 1889

Feb 15 1854

1450

Clark

George

Cook

having counterfeit gold coins 12 years

38

5' 4 3/4"

 

dark

black

black

Ireland

Farmer

 

Presb.

can read & write

has drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

wife in Marshall County

discharged Dec 26, 1857

Sept 27 1855

1841

Clark (alias Charles Comb)

William

Cook

Larceny 3 years

24

5' 8"

 

light

blue

brown

New York

chair maker

 

Episcopal

can read & write

never drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

Wife in Kentucky

pardoned April 5, 1857

5-2-1855

1740

Clark (alias George G_aff)

George

Cook

larceny, 8 years

died Sept., 1855

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feb 23 1892

1578

Clark alias John Ryan

John

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

19

1 m 61

?

Med

Gray Slate Blue fr

Sandy Chest

Indiana

Machinist Apprentice

 

Catholic

R&W

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 3

Ireland

Ireland

11

Single

Jan 22 1893

Jan 22 1858

49

Clark, alias Williams

Lewis, alias Charles

Cook, R6

Larceny

22

5 9

 

Light

Black

Black

NY

Clerk

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

 

 

 

Yes

Aug 4 1859

May 13 1890

281

Clarke

Howard W

Schuyler

Burglary 1 yr

25

1 m 65

?

Md Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Chest m

California

Laborer

 

Methodist

High

Moderate

Yes

Pennsylvania

Illinois

18

Single

Apr 12 1891

Apr 2 1888

8755

Cleary

William

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

19

5ft 7 1/4

138

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Clerk

 

None

R&W 3 3/4 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Massachusetts

Massachusetts

16

Single

Jan 1 1890

Jan 20 1858

55

Cleavela alias Anderson

Richard alias Benjamin

DuPage

Larceny

21

5 6 3/4

 

Dark

Gray

Dark

NY

Black Smith

-

Methodist

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

No

Jan 20 1860

Jan 20 1858

2626

Cleaveland (aka Benjamin ___land)

Richard H.

DuPage

Larceny - 1 yr

21

5' 7-1/2"

 

Fair

Black

Black

New York

Farmer

 

Baptist

Read & Write

Not Intemp

Fath. In New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet June 9 1858

June 15 1888

8891

Clement

William

Cook

Assault to Kill 1 yr

48

5ft 3 3/4

?

Med Dark

Hazel

Gray Mixed

New York

Salesman

 

Episcopal

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 26 Mother died age 25

Scotland

New Hampshire

16

Married 1 child

May 15 1889

June 7 1886

7689

Clemins

Fred John

Rock Island

Burglary 7 Assault to Rob 3 indictments 4 yr 6 mo

31

5 ft 5 12

138

Sandy

Brown

Brown

Germany

Laborer

 

Lutheran

R & W

Abstinent

Yes

Germany

Germany

19

Single

Nov 21 1889

Oct 18 1854

50

Cleveland

Henry

Winnebago

Larceny

20

5 6 1/2

 

Light

Gray

Light Brown

Canada

Mason

-

None

Read and Write

Intemp

Mother

 

 

 

No

Oct 5 1859

Jan 19 1889

9279

Clifford

Bill

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

24

5ft 3 1/2

?

Med

Brown

Brown

Massachusetts

None

 

Baptist

Common 6 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 2

Massachusetts

New Hampshire

19

Single

Dec 18 1889

Feb 23 1858

35

Clifton

Eli

Kankakee

Forgery

44

5 8 1/2

 

Dark

Black

Black

TN

Farmer

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

 

 

 

single

Mar 17 1887

Feb 23 1858

2674

Clifton

Eli

Kankakee

Forgery - 3 yrs from Jan 1 1858

44

5' 8-1/2"

 

Dark

Black

Black

Tennessee

Farmer

 

None

Can Read but Not Write

Not Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Indiana

Taken to Joliet June 9 1858

Sep 27 1886

7824

Clivland?

John

Rock Island

Larceny 1 yr

19

5ft 1 34

135

Negro

Black

Black

Illinois

Waiter

#4696 #4376

None

Illiterate

Abstinent

Mother living Father age 13

Unknown

Unknown

18

Single

Aug 27 1887

June 30 1888

8928

Clopper

Joseph F

Carroll

Forgery & Embesslemane 1 yr

35

5ft 7 3/4

?

Lt Sandy

Hazel

Dk Blonde

Maryland

Clerk

 

Methodist

R&W 4 3/4 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 27 Mother died age 28

Maryland

Maryland

25

Married no child

May 30 1889

Feb 24 1892

1608

Close

Gabriel

Mason

Rape 1 yr

47

1 m 80

?

Md Dark

Hazel Gray Slate Blue

Dk Chest

Illinois

Farmer

 

Baptist

Common

Abstinent

Father died age 15 Mother died age 40

Kentucky

Kentucky

21

Married 6 child

Jan 23 1893

Oct 28 1853

1294

Cluflin

Daniel

Champaign

larceny 1 year

28

6' 1"

 

light

blue

Brown

Ohio

Farmer & Broom maker

 

no

can read & write

no

father living Indiana

 

 

 

 

Oct 28, 1854

June 21 1858

54

Clyde

James

Cook, R6

Larceny

25

5 1 1/2

 

Light

Gray

Dark

NY

None

-

Presb.

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

married, 1 child

June 21 1888

Jun. 21, 1858

2805

Clyde

James

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

25

5' 1-1/2"

 

Light

Gray

Dark

New York City

Boatman

 

Presbyterian

Read & Write

has not drunk to excess

Fath. In New York City

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

 

June 21 1858

56

Cobb

Gardiner

Cook, R6

Larceny

32

5 8 1/2

 

Light

Blue

Black

NY

Teamster

-

None

No

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

No

*regularly received; Discharged March 23 1861

June 21 1858

2795

Cobb

Gardner

Cook

Larceny - 2-1/2 yrs

32

5' 8-1/2"

 

Light

Blue

Black

New York

Teamster

 

None

Read & Write

Never drank to excess

Parents in New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet (no date)

June 15 1854

1511

Cody

Ellen

Cook

Murder 2 years 6 month

31

5' 3"

 

light

gray

dark

Scotland

kept house

 

Presb.

can read & write

never drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

widow

Pardoned ? 23, 1854

June 15 1854

1510

Cody

Thomas

Cook

Larceny 2 years 6 months

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

died sept 25, 1854

Jan 17 1857

38

Coffee

John

Cook, R6

Larceny

25

5 4 1/2

 

Dark

Dark

Black

New Foundland

Sailor

-

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

Father

 

 

 

No

par'd March 29 1860

Apr 1 1888

8748

Coffer

David

Edgar

Forgery 2 yrs

19

5ft 9

167

Med Fair

Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

None

Read 1 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 10

Kentucky

Illinois

18

Single

Dec 31 1889

May 24(-June2) 1858

2781

Coghlin

Thomas

Kane

Burglary - 2 yrs

43

5' 10-1/2"

 

Light

Hazel

Gray

Unknown

Harness maker

 

None

Read & Write

Intemp.

Parents in Ireland

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Kendall Co., Illinois

Dischgd. Aug. 17, 1859 - Pardoned by Gov.

Nov 19 1888

9135

Cogswell

William

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

42

5ft 4

?

Dark

Gray

Dk Brown

Illinois

Machinist

 

Episcopal

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 38

Massachusetts

New York

14

Widow 3 child

Oct 19 1889

Dec 23 1886

8032

Cohn

Abs

Cook

Burglary 1 yr 6 mo

21

5ft 6 1/2

150

Dark

Gray

Black

Poland

Waiter

 

None

R & W 2 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Poland

Poland

9

Single

May 20 1888

Feb 18 1886

7501

Coile

Patrick

Piatt

burglary - 1 yr, 6 mos

40

5'4 1/2

156

florid

gray

gray

Ireland

laborer

 

Methodist

common, 6 yrs

intemperate

no - father 14 yr, mother 33

Ireland

Ireland

21

single

Oct 12 1887

May 7 1847

650

Coin

Martin

Will

forgery - 1 yr

24

5'4 1/2"

 

fair florid

blue

brown

Ireland (in IL 1 1/2 yrs)

farmer?

 

none

can read & write

 

living

 

 

 

single

Mar 2 1887

Nov 14 1890

629

Coland

Ole

Knox

Burglary 2 yrs 6 mos

39

1 m 60

?

Florid

Maroon

Black

New York

Barber

3rd Term 8281

Lutheran

Common

Intemperate

Yes

Norway

Norway

15

Separated no Child

Dec 28 1892

Nov 19 1885

7340

Colclausure

Henry

Sangamon

larceny 1 yr

23

5'91/2"

148

med sandy

blue

brown

Illinois

farming

 

no

illiterate

intemperate

no, father 20 yrs, mother 23 yrs

Illinois

Illinois

23

single

Dec 7 1889

Apr 10 1889

8787

Cole

George J

Albany Wyoming

Forgery 1 yr from Mar 19 1888

29

5ft 5 1/4

139

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Marble cutter

 

Episcopal

R&W 3 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father 29

England

England

18

Married no child

Feb 19 1889

May 13 1886

7657

Cole

William

Sweetwater Wyoming

Robbery 4 yr

26

5 ft 6

133

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Ireland

Shoe Maker

3 yr at Pontiac

Episcopal

High School 12 yrs

Intemperate

Father living Mother age 3

Ireland

Ireland

14

Single

July 13 1889

June 17 1891

1100

Colell

Oscar

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

21

1 m 73

?

Fair

Dk Slate Blue

Med Light

New York

Short hand & Type writer

 

Presbyterian

Collegiate

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 21

Germany

Germany

20

Single

May 16 1892

Feb 7 1889

9310

Coleman

Daniel

Cook

Robbery 2 yrs

35

5ft 9

?

Negro

Dark

Black

Virginia

Laborer

2nd Term 7046

Methodist

R&W 2 yrs

Moderate

Don't Know/Don't Know

United States

United States

6

Single

Nov 6 1890

Jan 6 1888

8588

Coleman

Henry

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

22

5ft 9

125

Fair

Blue

Brown

England

Laborer

 

Presbyterian

Common 6 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

17

Ireland

Ireland

Single

Oct 6 1889

July 7 1887

8330

Coleman

James

Cook

Robbery 4 yrs

28

5ft 10 1/2

172

Fair

Blue

Brown

Ohio

Waiter

 

Catholic

R&W 2 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 6

14

Canada

Canada

Single

Sep 61890

Apr 9 1890

208

Coleman

Ralph

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

19

1 m 66

?

Md Dark

Hazel

Dk Chest

New York

Teamster

 

Catholic

R&W

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 17

France

Spain

19

Single

Mar 8 1891

Oct 27 1888

9111

Coleman alias Thomas Benton

Charles

McLean

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

24

5ft 4 1/2

?

Dk Mulatto

Black

Black

Missouri

Laborer

2nd 6982

None

Read 2 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 2

Ohio

United States

2

Married no child

Sep 27 1889

Feb 24 1892

1606

Coles

Joseph

Kane

Burglary 3 yrs

20

1 m 64

?

Med

Azure Blue

Dk Chest

Canada

Stone Cutter

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Yes

France

France

19

Single

Aug 23 1894

Feb 12 1886

7497

Collers (alias Collins)

Scott

Vermilion

grand larceny, 1yrs

34

5'5

132

med dark

brown

brown

Indiana

painter

 

Presb.

common, 6 yrs

moderate

no - father 24 yrs, mother 19

Penn.

Penn.

24

No

Discharged Nov 17 1860

Dec 15 1890

694

Colling

Charles

Ford

Larceny 1 yr

24

1 m 56

?

Florid

Dk Slate Blue

Chest Sandy

Ohio

Laborer

see 1799 C

Baptist

R&W

Moderate

Father living Mother died age infant

Ohio

Ohio

13

Single

Nov 14 189?

Mar 26 1889

9422

Colling alias John Hansen, Robert Cagney

Jospeh

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

35

5ft 5 1/4

?

Md Dark

Blue

Brown

Canada

Fireman

5th Term 5759

Catholic

R&W 4 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 27 Mother died age 24

England

England

16

Single

Feb 25 1890

Oct 13 1858

300

Collins

David C.

St. Clair

Larceny

21

5 9 1/2

 

Fair

Hazel

Dark Auburn

Mass.

Gas Fitter

 

None

Read and Write

Temp

Mother

 

 

 

widower, no children

par'd Feb 16 1892

May 15 1890

286

Collins

Harry

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

47

1 m 71

?

Md Dark

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

D C

Cook

3rd Term 7475 see 8343 C

Episcopal

Common

Intemperate

Father died age 27 Mother died age 46

Ireland

Ireland

16

Single

Apr 14 1891

Sept 28 1857

48

Collins

James

Peoria

Larceny

18

5 4 1/4

 

Fair

Blue

Black

Michigan

Printer

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

No

April 4 1861

June 6 1891

1092

Collins

Joseph

Peoria

Assault to rape 2 yrs

22

1 m 71

?

Negro

Deep Maroon

Black

Illinois

Cook

 

Baptist

Common

Moderate

Yes

Kentucky

Missouri

15

Married no child

Mar 5 1893

Feb 8 1888

8642

Collins

Thomas

Cook

Robbery 2 yrs

23

5ft 6 1/2

?

Fair

Blue

Brown

New York

Salesman

 

None

Common 3 yrs

Moderate

Yes

18

Ireland

Ireland

Single

Nov 7 1889

Jan 27 1887

8078

Colon alias Mozelio

Chas. Alais Monelias

Kendall

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

22

5ft 6

134

Fair

Blue

Brown

New York

Farmer

2nd term see 5683

Catholic

Common 8 yrs

Intemperate

Father living mother age don't know

Russia

Russia

8

Single

Dec 27 1887

June 25 1889

9598

Colwell

John

Macon

Bigamy 1 yr

45

5ft 1 3/4

?

Negro

Dark

Black

Kentucky

Porter

 

Baptist

R&W no yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 11

Kentucky

Kentucky

8

Married 2 child

Jan 6 1890

June 4 1889

9554

Colyer

Henry

Carbon Wyoming

Burglary 3 yrs

32

5ft 11 1/4

?

Fair

Blue

Brown

Missouri

Laborer

 

None

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 19 Mother died age 15

Missouri

New Hampshire

15

Single

Dec 3 1890

June 15 1888

8898

Comerford

Henry

Cook

Robbery 7 yrs

22

5ft 5 3/4

?

Dark

Hazel

Black

Illinois

Gas Fitter

2nd Term 7073

Catholic

Read 1 yr

Moderate

Yes

England

England

22

Single

Mar 14 1893

Sep 22 1891

1194

Comiska

Peter

Boone

Larceny 1 yr

32

1 m 68

?

Med Fair

Dk Slate Blue

Med Chest

Germany

Farmer

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 30

Germany

Germany

22

Single

Aug 21 1892

Feb 7 1889

9311

Comiskey

Frank

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

22

5ft 7 1/2

?

Fair

Gray

Brown

Illinois

Chair maker

see 1840 C

Catholic

R&W 2 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Connecticut

13

Single

Nov 6 1890

June 2 1890

314

Compton

Holland

Adams

Burglary & Assault to rob 5 yrs 2 indictments

39

1 m 78

?

Dark

Slate Blue

Dk Chest

Ohio

Stone Cutter

3rd Term 5247

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Father died age 16 Mother died age 31

Ohio

Ohio

16

Single

Mar 1 1894

Oct 1 1891

1218

Condon alias Bill Condon

William

Grundy

Larceny 1 yr

24

1 m 68

?

Florid

Violet Blue

Auburn

Ireland

Farmer

see 4120

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

S

June 10 1893

Sep 26 1888

9002

Conklin

George

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

22

6ft 4 3/4

?

Md Dark

Brown

Brown

Ohio

Engineer

 

Catholic

R&W 2 yrs

Intemperate

Father living Mother died age 15

Ohio

France

15

Single

Aug 26 1889

5-27-1855

1764

Conklin

John

Calhoun

receiving stolen goods, 1 year + 6 mos.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11-27-1856

Jan 3 1887

8053

Conley

James

Johnson- Wyoming Teritory

Grand Larceny 2 yrs

22

5FT 5

166

Med Fair

Gray

Brown

Penn.

Laborer

 

Catholic

Illiterate

Intemperate

Father living mother age 13

Penn.

Virginia

16

Single

Dec 17 1887

Oct 23 1888

9088

Conley

James

Henry

Burglary & Larceny 4 yrs

26

5ft 6

?

Dark

Hazel

Black

Iowa

Waiter

see 2044 C

Presbyterian

Read 4 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Iowa

Iowa

25

Single

Sep 28 1889

Dec 9 1886

8017

Conley

John

Macon

Burglary & Grand Larceny 2 yrs

27

5ft 9 3/4

157

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

2nd term see 1842

Catholic

R & W

Abstinent

Father age 5 Mother age 23

Ireland

Ireland

17

Married

Sep. 9 1888

Dec 9 1886

8017

Conley

John

Macon

Burglary & Grand Larceny 2 yrs

27

5ft 9 3/4

157

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

2nd term see 1842

Catholic

R & W

Abstinent

Father age 5 Mother age 23

Ireland

Ireland

17

Married

Sep. 9 1888

Jan 221858

45

Conley

Philip

Cook, R6

Larceny

30

5 7

 

Sandy

Gray

Sandy

Ireland

Laborer

-

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

No

 

 

 

single

Dec 2 1887

Jan 22 1858

2627

Conley

Philip

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

30

5' 7"

 

Sandy

Gray

Sandy

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

Read & Write

Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Chicago, IL.

Taken to Joliet June 9 1858

27-Sep

9021

Conley alias Condley, Thomas Deady

Ed

DuPage

Burglary 5 yrs

33

5ft 8 3/4

?

Dk Sandy

Hazel

Dk Brown

Illinois

Switchman

2nd Term 1829

None

R&W 6 yrs

Abstinent

Father Don't know Mother Don't Know

England

England

20

Married 2 child

Nov 15 1888

Apr 7 1886

7594

Conn

Alexander

Macon

assault to murder

24

5'8 1/2"

156

med dark

hazel

dk brown

Kentucky

grocer clerk

 

Presb.

R&W, 5 yrs

moderate

yes

Kentucky

Kentucky

24

single

died of cholera July 16 1849

Sept 21 1853

1354

Connally

Daniel

Marion

Larceny 3 years

35

5' 8"

 

dark

blue

black

Ireland

Framer

 

Catholic

can read & write

no

none living

 

 

 

single

Sept 21, 1854

June 20 1891

1123

Connell

James M

Macon

Robbery 1 yr

18

1 m 73

?

Med Fair

Murky Blue

Lt Chest

New Jersey

Waiter

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 6

Ireland

Ireland

14

Single

May 19 1892

Feb 22 1887

8144

Connell

Michael alias Snotty

Cook

Robbery 3 yrs

29

5ft 5 3/4

162

Sandy

Hazel

Brown

Canada

Bookbinder

3rd term see 2725

Catholic

High 10 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

30

Widowed

Aug 22 1889

May 16 1891

1045

Connell

William

Cook

Burglary 1 yr 6 mos

20

1 m 72

?

Md Dark

Azure Blue

Med Chest

Missouri

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W

Abstinent

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

13

Single

Sep 15 1892

May 25 1887

8279

Connelly

John C

Peoria

Larceny 1 yr

29

5ft 10 3/4

210

Sandy

Blue

Sandy

Illinois

R R Engineer

 

None

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died 25

Ireland

Illinois

29

Married no child

Apr 25 1888

May 10 1886

7652

Conner

James

Livingston

Burglary 3 yr

22

5ft 8

145

Fair

Blue

Brown

Penn

Clerk

 

Catholic

R & W

Moderate

No Father age16 Mother age18

Ireland

Ireland

16

Single

Feb 10 1888

May 10 1886

7652

Conner

James

Livingston

Burglary 3 yr

22

5ft 8

145

Fair

Blue

Brown

Penn

Clerk

 

Catholic

R & W

Moderate

No Father age16 Mother age18

Ireland

Ireland

16

Single

Feb 10 1888

April 13 1854

1473

Conner

Thomas

Cumberland

Larceny 1 year

37

5' 3 1/2"

 

light

black

black

Ireland

Farmer

 

no church

can not read or write

never drank to excess

Parents living in Ireland

 

 

 

wife living in Ohio

discharged April 13,1855

Jan 22 1858

2629

Conners

Mary

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

35

4' 11-3/4"

 

Fair

Blue

Auburn

Ireland

House Maid

 

Catholic

Read & Write

Not Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Husb.

Dischg. Jan 22 1859 - Term expired

Nov 19 1888

9136

Conners

Robert

Cook

Larceny 1yr

24

5ft 9 3/4

?

Light

Blue

Lt Brown

Illinois

Telegraph repairer

6 mos House of Correctin Detroit

None

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

14

Single

Oct 19 1889

Mar 17 1886

7551

Connihan

John

Carroll

attempt to commit rape - 2 yr, 6mos

28

5'9 1/2

148

dark

blue

nearly black

Iowa

Switchman

 

Catholic

R&W, 8 yrs

intemperate

yes

Ireland

Ireland

20

 

March 25 1859

Sept 24 1853

1367

Connor

Charles

Monroe

Larceny

22

5'7

 

dark

dk hazel

 

Illinois

 

 

none

can't read or write

never drank to excess

Father in Pittsfield

 

 

 

Single

says he was guilty. Sep 24, 1856 time expired

June 2 1890

313

Connor

John

Adams

Burglary 4 yrs

22

1 m 70

?

Md Dark

Violet Blue

Lt Chest

Maryland

Florist

 

Catholic

Common

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 1

Ireland

France

15

Single

Died June 26 1892

July 5 1890

388

Connors

Joseph

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

19

1 m 69

?

Sandy

Azure Blue

Chest m

Illinois

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 14 Mother died age 7

Ireland

Ireland

19

Single

Died Mar 16 1892

July 9 1886

7761

Connors

Patrick

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

18

5ft 6 34

144

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Ohio

Grocer Clerk

see # 1646

Catholic

Common 9 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother age 9

Ireland

Ireland

12

Single

June 9 1887

Dec 29 1887

8569

Connors

Toni

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

27

5ft 6 3/4

151

Sandy

Blue

Sandy Brown

Illinois

Factory Shoemaker

 

None

R&W 2 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 8

26

Ireland

Ireland

Single

Nov 29 1888

Apr 6 1891

949

Connors alias William Johnson

William

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

22

1 m 63

?

Med

Dk Slate Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Glass Worker

2nd term 8701

Presbyterian

Common

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age infant

Ireland

Ireland

14

Single

Mar 5 1892

Feb 27 1892

1611

Conroe

John

Whiteside

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr 6 mos

16

1 m 67

?

Med

Azure Blue

Med Light

Iowa

Waiter

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Mother living Father died age infant

Vermont

Vermont

16

Single

June 26 1893

June 29 1891

1137

Conte

John

Cook

Murder Life commuted to 40 yrs Jan 30 1913

30

1 m 65

?

Dark

Gray Y

Med Chest

Italy

Hod Carrier

 

Catholic

Illiterate

Moderate

Father died age infant Mother died age infant

Italy

Italy

20

Married 2 child

Jan 31 1913

Apr 13 1858

2703

Conway

Joseph (G)

Whiteside

Larceny - 1 yr

28

5' 8-1/2"

 

Fair

Blue

Dark

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

Read & Write

Intemp

Moth. In Ireland

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Dischg. Apr 9 1859 pardoned by Governor

Apr 26 1886

7638

Coogan

Thomas

Cook

larceny, 4 yrs

22

5'4 1/4"

131

dark

gray

dk brown

Illinois

teamster

2d term, see 4900. See #2490

Catholic

R&W, no yrs

intemperate

no, father 17, mother age 8

Ireland

Ireland

17

single

Jany 3 1887

Oct 8 1885

7186

Cook

James

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

26

6' 1/2"

153

med fair

blue

brown

Illinois

Carpenter

2 years Chester under name of Frank Harris

Episcopal

8 yrs

moderate

Father living, mother 18 yrs

New York

do

18

No

par'd April 27 1860

Oct 12 1887

8419

Cook

John

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

28

5ft 5 3/4

135

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

New York

Shipping Clerk & Bookkeeper

 

Baptist

Common 5 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 3

23

Massachusetts

New York

Married no child

Sept 12 1888

Mar 26 1889

9438

Cook

John

U S N D Ill

Receiving & concealing Postage Stamps, US property 2 yrs

44

5ft 7 1/2

?

Dark

Dk Gray

Dk Brown

Maine

Printer

2nd Term

Catholic

High 15 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 22 Mother died age 3

Ireland

Canada

9

Married 4 child

Dec 25 1890

Sep 28 1888

9025

Cook

Louis

Logan

Larceny 3 yrs

48

5ft 6

?

Dark

Hazel

Brown

Germany

Tailor

 

Evangelical

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 20 Mother died age 35

Germany

Germany

28

Widow no child

Mar 27 1891

Apr 9 1890

215

Cook

Theodore

Cook

Manslaughter 5 yrs Commuted Nov 3 to expire Dec 1 1891

17

1 m 67

?

Fair

Lt Slate Blue

Lt Chest

New York

Laborer

 

Lutheran

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Germany

17

Single

Dec 1 1891

Oct 2 1890

513

Cook

William

Sangamon

Larceny 1 yr

19

1 m 73

?

Dk Mulatto

Deep Maroon

Black

Illinois

Laborer

See 2735

Methodist

R&W

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 14

Mississippi

Mississippi

16

Single

Sep 8 1891

June 11 1886

7710

Cookston

Thomas

Vermilion

Grand Larceny 1 yr

34

5 ft 11 12

158

Sandy

Blue

Sandy

Indiana

Coal Miner

2 yr Michigan City Ind

Christian

R & W 2 months

Intemperate

Mother living Father age 3

Unknown

Ky

34

Married

May 11 1887

Nov 20 1886

7969

Cool

Charles M.

Albany, Wyoming

Forgery 3 yrs

35

5ft 9 3/4

172

Sandy

Blue

Brown

Penn.

Cook

 

Catholic

R & W 6 yrs

Moderate

Mother Living Father aged 16

Ireland

Ireland

16

Single

April 15 1889

Mar 10 1890

150

Cooper

Crawford

Cook

Robbery 1 yr

18

1 m 63

?

Dk Mulatto

Deep Maroon

Black

D C

Waiter

Short term Bridewell Chicago

Baptist

Illiterate

Abstinent

Father died age 5 Mother died age 15

Virginia

Virginia

15

Single

Feb 9 1891

Jan 20 1888

8604

Cooper

George

Rock Island

Burglary 1 yr 6 mos

19

5ft 5 1/2

140

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

Methodist

R&W 4 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 9 Mother died age 6

9

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

Single

May 20 1889

Nov 13 1891

1330

Cooper

Harry

Macon

Burglary 2 yrs 2 indictments

23

1 m 78

?

Dark

Maroon Pure Gray Y

Dk Chest

Illinois

Laborer

 

Baptist

Illiterate

Moderate

Yes

United States

United States

23

Single

Aug 12 1893

Nov 3 1887

8501

Cooper

Henry

McLean

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr 3 indictments

20

5ft 8

160

Med Fair

Blue

Med Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

None

R&W 2 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

16

Tennessee

Illinois

Single

Oct 3 1888

Oct 27 1885

7276

Cooper

Jennie

Hancock

Burglary & larceny 1 yr

29

5' 4 1/4"

160

dark

gray

black

Wisconsin

general housework

 

Methodist

common school, 9 yr

abstinent

yes

England

do

20

married, no children

Oct 27 1886

April 6 1853

273

Cooper

John

Jo Daviess

Manslaughter; 2 indictments

23

5 7 3/4

 

Light

Dark Hazel

Black

Ireland

Black Smith

 

None

Read and Write

Intemp

No

 

 

 

No

June 21 1859

April 6 1853

1256

Cooper

John

Jo Daviess

Murder 8 years

23

5' 7 3/4"

 

light

dark hazel

black

Ireland

Black Smith

 

no church

can read & write

has drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

wife in Missouir

Joliet 1859

5-18-1855

1758

Cooper

Reuben

Clark

larceny, 1 year

21

5' 6½"

 

freckled

hazel

sandy

NY

sailor

 

none

can read, not write

no

No parents living

 

 

 

Single

5-18-1856

Oct 27 1885

7274

Cooper

Walter

Hancock

Burglary & larceny 5 yrs

32

5'9 1/2"

153

light

blue

brown

Wisconsin

brakeman

 

Episcopal

high school 15 yr

intemperate

mother living, father 27 yr

Kentucky

New Brunswick

18

No

par'd March 2, 1859

Nov 3 1887

8500

Cooper

William

McLean

Burglary & Larceny 1yr 3 indictments

18

5ft 7 1/2

149

Dark

Gray

Dk Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

None

R&W 1 yr

Moderate

Yes

20

Tennessee

Illinois

Single

Oct 3 1888

Dec 23 1886

8046

Copeland

Joseph

Knox

2 indictments Burglary & Larceny 6 yrs

38

6ft

172

Dark

Dk Brown

Brown

W.Virginia

Coalminer

 

Catholic

R. & W. 6 mo

Moderate

Father age 9 mother age 11

Penn.

Penn.

11

Single

March 22 1891

May 3 1854

1481

Copeland

R.S.

Schuyler

Assault with intent to murder 1 year

42

5' 7"

 

light florid

dark gray

bald

Ireland

?

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

Parents living in Ireland

 

 

 

single

Jan 19, 1855

Mar 5 1892

1622

Copps

William

DeKalb

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

32

1 m 67

?

Florid

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

Pennsylvania

Farmer

 

Methodist

Illiterate

Moderate

Father died age 17 Mother died age 16

Germany

Pennsylvania

17

Single

Feb 4 1893

Feb 19 1858

2663

Corbet

Daniel

Cook

Burglary - 2 yrs from Dec 31 1857

27

5' 8"

 

Fair

Gray

Dark

New York

Engineer

 

None

Read & Write

Not Intemp

Moth. Lives in New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Chicago, IL.

Dischg. June 26 1858 - Pardoned by Governor

June 25 1891

1134

Corbett

John

Cook

Burglary 10 yrs

30

1 m 67

?

Florid

Hazel Blue

Lt Chest

Tennessee

Blacksmith's Helper

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Mother living Fathe died age infant

Ireland

Ireland

21

Separated no child

Sep 24 1897

July 23 1890

426

Corbett

James

Cook

Robbery 1 yr

28

1 m 74

?

Med Fair

Violet Blue

Chest m

Illinois

Pipe maker

3 terms Bridewell Chicago

Catholic

Common

Intemperate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

June 22 1891

July 5 1890

383

Corbett alias William McCormick

William

Cook

Confidence Game 1 yr

68

1 m 74

?

Md Dark

Murky Blue

Gray

New York

Laborer

2nd term 6821 A

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 55

Ireland

Ireland

21

Widow no child

June 15 1891

Apr 23 1891

983

Cornish

James

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

20

1 m 70

?

Negro

Maroon

Black

Illinois

Cook

 

Methodist

R&W

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 5

Madagascar

Louisiana

15

Single

Mar 22 1892

Dec 6 1886

8010

Cornish

Joseph

Jo Daviess

Rape 1 yr

21

5ft 6 3/4

130

Dark

Dark

Dk Brown

England

Jeweler

 

Methodist

R & W 6 months

Abstinent

Father living Mother age 3

England

England

7

Single

Nov 6 1887

Jan 5 1889

9251

Cornstalk

George

Ogle

Larceny 1 yr

27

5ft 7

?

Med Fair

Blue

Lt Brown

Illinois

Farming'

2 yrs at Pontiac

None

R&W 2 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father Don't Know

Germany

Germany

2-Jan

Single

Dec 4 1889

Dec 22 1853

1424

Cornstock

David

Peoria

Larceny 2 years

21

5' 9"

 

dark

gray

black

Ohio

 

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

parents living in Iowa

 

 

 

Wife in ? Indiana

Dec 22, 1855

Jan 23 1888

8608

Corr Jr alias William Coes

Dennis

McHenry

Robbery 1 yr

29

6ft

176

Med Dark

Blue

Dk Brown

Illinois

Barkeeper

see # 8520 C

Catholic

R&W 3 yrs

Intemperate

Father living Mother died age 20

18

Ireland

Ireland

Single

Dec 23 1888

Aug 31 1855

1809

Corwin

Lemuel

White

Larceny 1 year

23

5' 8 1/4"

 

light

gray

brown

Ohio

Black Smith

 

no church

can read & write

has drank to excess

Mother in Ohio

 

 

 

wife in Illinois

Aug 31, 1856

Dec 30 1891

1426

Coss

John

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

41

1 m 57

?

Dark

Gray Y Blind Right Eye

Med Chest

Bohemia

Laborer

5th Term 8572 4th Term 1425 see 3950

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father died age infant Mother died age 30

Bohemia

Bohemia

22

Single

June 29 1894

June 5 1889

9559

Costello

Edward

Adams

Attempt to rape 1 yr

47

5ft 4 1/2

?

Light

Lt Blue

Blond

Pennsylvania

Canvasing Agent

 

Methodist

R&W 4 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 8 Mother died age 25

Canada

Pennsylvania

18

Widow 2 child

May 4 1890

May 18 1886

7663

Cothran

George

Sangamon

Larceny 1 yr

32

5 ft 10

175

Dark

Gray Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Teamster

See #909

Methodist

Common 6 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father age 7

Virginia

Penn

8

Married

April 18 1889

Feb 1 1892

1521

Cotter

Edward

Peoria

Burglary & Larceny 2 yrs

34

1 m 86

?

Med

Murky Blue

Sandy Chest

New York

Laborer

4th Term 7167 3rd Term 1521

None

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 10 Mother died age 11

New York

New Hampshire

14

Single

Oct 31 1893

Feb 20 1889

9349

Cotterell

Charles H

Knox

Burglary & Horse Stealing 8 yrs

29

5ft 6 1/2

?

Md Dark

Hazel

Brown

Indiana

Salesman

3 yrs Michigan City Ind. Discharged 10 yrs ago

Campbellite

R&W 4 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 5 Mother died age 18

Scotland

France

18

Married 1 child

Sep 17 1893

July 23 1890

427

Cotton

Henry

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

41

1 m 75

?

Negro

Maroon

Black

Massachusetts

Hostler

2nd Term see 2134

Baptist

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 21 Mother died age 6

Massachusetts

Massachusetts

12

Widow no child

June 22 1891

April 24 1868

4565

Coughlin

Edward

Jersey

Robbery - 3yrs

18

5' 6"

 

Light

Brown

Lt. Brown

Penn.

Farmer

 

Catholic

Read

 

living

 

 

 

married, 1 child

Mar 8 1887

Dec 23 1858

257

Coughlin

Michael

Cook

Burglary

21

5 4 1/2

 

Light

Dark

Dark

Ireland

Shoe Maker

-

Catholic

No

Temp

No

 

 

 

married, 2 children

Oct 2 1888

June 17 1891

1101

Cox

Charles

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

17

1 m 71

?

Med Fair

Gray Y

Med Chest

Indiana

Machine shoe maker

 

Methodist

Common

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 14

Don't Know

Indiana

17

Single

May 16 1892

Oct 7 1886

7844

Cox

Charles

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

28

5ft 10

154

Dark

Black

Dk Brown

England

Teamster

 

Church Of England

R & W 1/2 yr

Abstinent

Yes

England

England

12

Married 5 child

Sep 7 1887

April 15 1868

4557

Craft

Thomas

St. Clair

Larceny - 1yr

40

5' 6 1/2"

 

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Farmer

 

None

None

 

dead

 

 

 

Wife

Oct 28 1858

April 20 1849

767

Crahan/Crane?

John

Cook

larceny - 1 yr

33

6' 3/4"

 

light

grey

light

Ireland (in IL 1 1/2 yrs)

labourer

 

Catholic

can read/write

intemperate

living in Ireland

 

 

 

No

Aug 13 1859

Mar 10 1887

8175

Craig

George

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

25

5ft 7

155

Sandy

Blue

Sandy

Penn.

Teamster

see 9442

Presbyterian

Common 8 yrs

Intemperate

Don't know

Ireland

Ireland

Unknown never had a home

Single

Feb 11 1888

April 16 1868

4559

Craig

Joseph

Cook

Burglary - 10yrs

32

5' 4 1/2"

 

Dark

Brown

Dark

Louisiana

Clerk

(2 com 5/5)

None

Read and Write

 

dead

 

 

 

single

died Aug 18, 1888

May 6 1891

1025

Craig alias Andrew Watson

Andrew

Cook

Burglary 4 yrs

17

1 m 66

?

Fair

Hazel Gray Slate Blue

Lt Chest

Canada

Shipping Clerk

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Yes

England

England

15

Single

Pardoned Sep 11 1892

Nov 11 1885

7324

Crall

Edward L.

Albany Wyoming Ty

larceny, 3 yr

46

5' 7 1/4"

139

med dark

blue

gray

Kentucky

ranch cook

 

Methodist

common school, 8 yrs

intemperate

father living, mother 15 yr

Kentucky

Penn.

15

No

May 24 1861

Mar 26 1887

8209

Cramer

Carl

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

23

5ft 6 1/2

146

Med Dark

Brown

Brown

Germany

Baker

 

Catholic

Common 6 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living father died age 18

Germany

Germany

18

Single

Feb 26 1888

Oct 22 1886

7894

Cramer

Frank

Menard

Burglary & Larceny 3 yrs

18

5ft 10 1/2

158

Med Fair

Gr Hazel

Dk Brown

Texas

None

 

Baptist

R & W 2 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father age 10

Kentucky

Kentucky

10

Single

April 22 1889

Sept 1 1854

1548

Crandale

Edward

Cook

Larceny 5 years

21

5' 8 1/2"

 

light

blue

black

New York

Book Keeper

 

no church

can read & write

Never drank to excess

parents in St. Louis

 

 

 

Wife in New York

Jan 28, 1854 pardoned

Sep 14 1847

661

Crane

Charles

St. Clair

Larceny

17

5'8"

 

light

dark

 --

Georgia

Farmer

--

Baptist

 

 --

Mother living

 

 

 

single

Dec 7 1886

Nov 26 1888

9170

Crane

Jennie

Cook

Larceny 5 yrs

34

5ft 4 1/2

?

Light

Blue

Brown

Vermont

Housekeeper

 

Methodist

Common 10 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 17

Germany

Germany

17

Married no child

Aug 25 1892

Jan 31 1889

9291

Cranun alias Thomas Craner

Thomas

Livingston

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

23

5ft 3 1/2

?

Md Dark

Lt Gray

Brown

Missouri

Waiter

 

Campbellite

R&W 6 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 6 mos Mother died age 15

Wales

Wales

15

Single

Dec 30 1889

Sep 4 1890

470

Crawford

Charles

Weston, Wyoming

Assault with intent to Murder 5 yrs

31

1 m 69

?

Dark

Dk Slate Blue

Chest m

Kentucky

Barber

 

Campbellite

R&W

Moderate

Yes

N Carolina

Kentucky

21

Married 1 child

Pardoned Apr 29 1892

May 11 1858

33

Crawford

Joseph

Vermilion

Forgery

23

5 5 1/2

 

Light

Blue

Dark

NY

Laborer

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

 

 

 

married

March 15, 1869

May 11 1858

2743

Crawford

Joseph

Vermilion

Forgery - 1 yr

23

5' 5-1/2"

 

Light

Blue

Dark

New York

Laborer

 

None

Read & Write

not intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Warren Co., Ind.

Taken to Joliet July 14, 1858

Feb 15 1887

8127

Creagan

David

Winnebago

Manslaughter 10 yrs

20

5ft 2 3/4

130

Dark

Dark

Nearly Black

Illinois

Laborer

 

Catholic

Common 5 yrs

Intimperate

Father living Mother 5 yrs

Ireland

Ireland

12

Single

Died Spt 17 1888

March 3 1855

1688

Creighton

Charles

Cook

Larceny 1 year

19

5' 6 3/4"

 

light

blue

brown

Ohio

waitor at hotel

 

no church

 

never drank to excess

mother in Ohio

 

 

 

single

March 3, 1856 discharged

June 21 1858

37

Crim

Henry

Cook, R6

Burglary

26

5 8 3/4

 

Light

Blue

Light

German

RR Foreman

-

Presb.

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

single

Feb 9 1887

6-15-1855

1779

Crimmens

John

LaSalle

larceny, 2 years + 6 mos.

23

5'10¾"

 

light

dk. Gray

dk. Brown

Ireland

pedler

 

none

no

no

No parents living

 

 

 

Single

12-15-1857

1850s - date illegible

41

Criss

Benjamin

Ogle

Larceny

50

5 6 1/2

 

Dark

Blue

Black

NY

Lather

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

 

 

 

Spouse and 8 Children

par'd June 1 1859

Jun 25 1858

2821

Criss

Benjamin

Ogle

Larceny - 1 yr

30

5' 6-1/2"

 

Dark

Blue

Black

New York

Teamster

 

None

Cannot Read nor Write

Has not drunk to excess

Par. In New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet July 14 1858

Sept 1 1854

1542

Cromey

Patrick

Cook

Assault to Murder 8 years

24

 

 

light

blue

light

Ireland

Tailor

 

Catholic

can not read or write

Never drank to excess

parents in Ireland

 

 

 

single

Joliet July 1, 1860

Apr 13 1889

9477

Cronier

William

Kankakee

Burglary 1 yr

20

5ft 9 3/4

?

Md Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

Wisconsin

Laborer

see 2727 C see 8133 C

Catholic

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 2

Ireland

Ireland

14

Single

Mar 12 1890

May 12, 1858

2745

Cronnin

Thomas

Winnebago

Larceny - 1 yr

26

5' 4-1/4"

 

Light

Blue

Black

Ireland

Painter

 

Protestant

Read & Write

intemp

Father in England

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Disch. May 12, 1859 - Term exp.

May 20 1848

716

Crooks

James

Cook

burglary - 1 yr

23

5/7 1/4"

stout

fair

blue

 

Ireland (in IL 5 week)

moulder

 

Catholic

 

intemperate

mother in Wisconsin

 

 

 

No

Escaped July 14 1858 from cars(?), recaptured July 28 1858; discharged April 11 1859

July 13 1855

1803

Crosb?

Stephen

Cook

Larceny 2 years

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Escaped Nov 23, 1855, was killed

Mar 5 1887

8164

Crosby

Edward

Vermilion

Burglary 1 yr

24

5ft 5

144

Med Dark

Brown

Dk Brown

Illinois

Laborer

2nd term 6530, see 9847

Methodist

R & W 4 yrs

Moderate

Mother Father died 2

Indiana

Indiana

19

Single

Feb 5 1888

Jan 22 1858

58

Crosby

Thomas

Cook, R6

Robbery

25

5 7 1/2

 

Pock Marked

Black

Black

NY

Sailor

-

Presb.

No

Intemp

Mother

 

 

 

single

Mar 3 1890

Jan 22 1858

2640

Crosby (Cosgrave?)

Thomas

Cook

Robbery - 10 yrs

25

5' 7-1/2"

 

Dark w/pock mark _ end of nose off

Black

Black & Gray

New York

Sailor

 

Presbyterian

Can Read but Not Write

Intemp

Moth. In New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet Aug 19 1858

Oct 7 1891

1233

Crose

Joseph

Edgar

Burglary 2 yrs 2 indictments

38

1 m 65

?

Md Dark

Maroon Gray Y

Dk Chest

Indiana

Chair maker

 

Methodist

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 13 Mother died age 18

United States

United States

11

Married no child

July 6 1893

Apr 6 1888

8782

Cross

Philip

Mercer

Larceny 1 yr

22

5ft 8

170

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Iowa

Farming

see 4194

None

Read 1 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Don't Know

Don't Know

22

Single

Mar 6 1889

Apr 9 1890

214

Crossley alias James Sherwood

James

Cook

Larceny 3 yrs

28

1 m 77

?

Fair

Murky Blue

Chest m

Maryland

Clerk

2nd Term 5749

Methodist

High

Moderate

Yes

Maryland

Maryland

17

Single

Oct 8 1892

Jan 14 1892

1449

Crossman

Charles

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

24

1 m 75

?

Med

Hazel Gray Slate Blue

Med Chest

New York

Bartender

 

Methodist

R&W

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 4

England

England

23

Married 1 child

Dec 13 1892

Oct 6 1887

8405

Crovor

Wesley

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

25

5ft 7 1/4

145

Mulatto

Chestnut

Black

Wisconsin

Hostler

2nd term # 4270

Methodist

R&W 3 yrs

Moderate

Yes

9

Tennessee

Wisconsin

Married 1 child

Sept 6 1888

July 5 1890

398

Crowe

Patrick

Cook

Assault with intent to kill 6 yrs

21

1 m 79

?

Light

Violet Blue

Lt Chest

Iowa

Meat Cutter

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 16

Ireland

Ireland

18

Married no child

Pardoned Nov 24 1891

Nov 15 1857

2562

Crowell

William P.

Adams

Larceny - 1 yr

19

5'11"

 

Fair

Lt Gray

Light

Ohio

Farmer

 

None

Read & Write

Not Intemp

Moth lives McDonough Co., IL.

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Nov 14 1858 - Term expired

Dec 11 1888

9193

Crowley

John

Ford

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

39

6ft 3/4

?

Md Dark

Hazel

Brown

Kentucky

Laborer

see 2341

Catholic

R&W 3 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 15 Mother died age 10

Ireland

Canada

14

Separated 1 child

Nov 10 1889

Nov 13 1891

1329

Croy alias T J Croy, John Smith

Thomas J

Macon

Forgery 2 yrs 2 indictments

21

1 m 64

?

Med Fair

Azure Blue fr

Med Chest

Missouri

Farmer

 

Christian

Common

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 5

Indiana

Missouri

20

Married no child

Aug 12 1893

Mar 26 1886

7576

Crull

Calvin

DeWitt

burglary & larceny, 2 yrs

27

5'7 3/4

143

md dark

brown

brown

Ohio

laborer

 

no

illiterate

moderate

father living, mother 20 yrs

Ohio

Ohio

20

single

Jan 26, 1887

Mar 26 1886

7575

Crull

McClelland

DeWitt

burglary & larceny, 2 yrs

23

5"4"

137

md dark

brown

dk brown

Indiana

farm laborer

 

no

illiterate

moderate

father living, mother 15 yrs

Ohio

Ohio

23

married, 2 children

Sep 15 1887

July 6 1887

8324

Cuisms

Grant

Warren

Burglary & Grand Larceny 1 yrs

20

5ft 6 1/4

142

Med Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

Illinois

Painter

 

Presbyterian

R&W 1 yr

Moderate

Mother living Father died age1

17

England

England

Single

June 6 1888

Oct 5 1858

260

Culhona

Thomas

Bureau

Arson

38

5 2

 

Fair

Dark Blue

Black

Ireland

Cook

 

Catholic

Reads

Intemp

No

 

 

 

No

Nov 24 1859

July 9 1886

7762

Cullen

Philip J

Cook

Conspiracy 1 yr

45

5ft 8 34

167

Dark

Gr Hazel

Dark Gray

Ireland

Clerk

2nd term see 8906

Catholic

Collegiate 10 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father age 39

Ireland

Ireland

24

Widower 5 child

June 9 1887

Dec 13 1888

9205

Culp

Benjamin F

DeWitt

Larceny 1 yr

42

5ft 3 1/4

?

Dark

Brown

Dk Brown

Ohio

Barber

 

Methodist

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 12

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

14

Widow

Nov 12 1889

Feb 15 1854

1442

Cumming

Stewart

Cook

Larceny 1 year

37

5' 7 3/4"

 

light

blue

brown

Ireland

Farmer

 

Episcopal

can read & write

Never drank to excess

 

 

 

 

has a wife in ? Boon County

Aug 27, 1854 Pardoned by Governor

Dec 16 1887

8561

Cummings

Charles

Carroll

Keeping a boat for Prostitution 1 yr

25

5ft 7

151

Dark

Hazel

Dark

Ireland

Laborer

 

Baptist

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 7 Mother died age 8

8

Ireland

Ireland

Married no child

Nov 16 1888

Nov 28 1890

679

Cummings

James

Iroquois

Burglary 1 yr

19

1 m 76

?

Md Dark

Dk Slate Blue

Dk Chest

Canada

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Canada

Canada

18

Single

Oct 27 1891

Nov 4 1886

7912

Cummings

John

Kane

Burglary 2 yrs

17

5ft 6

130

Light

Blue

Brown

Michigan

Farm Hand

 

Methodist

R & W 3 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father age 13

Canada

Canada

15

Single

Aug 4 1888

Nov 14 1890

630

Cummings

William

Knox

Robbery 1 yr

25

1 m 69

?

Med Light

Slate Blue

Lt Chest

New York

Painter

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 8

New York

Ireland

21

Single

Oct 13 1891

July 31 1886

7776

Cummings

William

Fremont Wyoming Terr.

Grand Larceny 3 yr

37

6ft

159

Dark Sandy

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

Methodist

common 17 yrs

Abstinent

No Father age 24 Mother age 17

Kentucky

Iowa

24

Separated

Jan 31 1889

Nov 5 1891

1321

Cunningham

Clara

Champaign

Rape 20 yrs

16

5ft 5

?

Med

Blue

Dk Brown

Illinois

Dining Room Waitress

 

Baptist

Common

Moderate

Yes

Ohio

Indiana

13

Single

May 18 1895

Aug 5 1886

7791

Cunningham

Henry

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

43

5ft 6 12

133

Dk Florid

Gr Blue

Dk Brown

Scotland

Book Keeper

 

Presbyterian

High School 8 yrs

Moderate

No Father age 2 Mother age 37

Scotland

Scotland

35

Single

July 15 1887

Feb 15 1892

1568

Cunningham

James

Rock Island

Larceny 1 yr

25

1 m 65

?

Med

Azure Blue

Dk Chest

Ireland

Teamster

 

Catholic

Common

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 16

Ireland

Ireland

22

Single

Jan 14 1893

May 18 1887

8262

Cunningham

John

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

31

5ft 5 3/4

178

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Cab Driver

Several times in Bridewell

None

R&W 2 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 4 yrs

Newfoundland

Newfoundland

30

Single

Apr 18 1888

Dec 8 1885

7365

Cunningham

John L.

Mercer

burglary, 1 yr

24

5'7"

130

med dark

brown

brown

Illinois

laborer

2d term see 5729

Methodist

common school, 8 yrs

abstinent

no, father 20 yrs, mother 11 yrs

Ireland

New York

16

single

Sep 2 1888

Feb 18 1855

47

Cunningham

Patrick

Lake

Manslaughter

22

5 2 1/2

 

Light

Blue

Black

Ireland

Laborer

-

Catholic

Reads

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

4 Children

June 8 1859

Feb 18 1855

1669

Cunningham

Patrick

Lake

Larceny 8 yrs

22 ys

5' 2 1/2"

 

florid

blue

black

Ireland

laborer

 

Catholic

can read not write

never drank to excess

parents in chicago

 

 

 

single

Joliet June 5, 1858

Oct 20 1858

46

Cunningham

Thomas

DeKalb

Larceny

50

5 3

 

Light

Gray

Auburn

Ireland

Mason

-

None

No

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

Single

Feb 7 1893

June 6 1888

8878

Cunningham

Thomas

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

20

5ft 6 3/4

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Iowa

Waiter

 

Catholic

Read 1 yr

Moderate

Father died age 17 Mother died age 2

Ireland

Ireland

17

Single

May 16 1889

Oct 24 1857

52

Cure

Elias

Hancock

Passing Counterfeit Money

30

6 0

 

Fair

Blue

Dark Brown

PA

Farmer

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

single

par'd by Gov'r 24 Jun 1848

Oct 20 1888

9081

Curley

Patrick

Cook

Burlgary 1 yr

23

5ft 7 3/4

?

Fair

Blue

Brown

Ireland

Brakeman

3 yrs in Jefferson City, Missouri see 9954

Catholic

Illiterate

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 8

Ireland

Ireland

17

Single

Sep 20 1889

Jun. 21, 1858

2800

Curry

John

Cook

Vagrancy - 1-1/2 yrs.

18

5' 4-1/4"

 

Fair, pock marked

Blue

Black

Mass.

Waiter

 

None

Read & Write

never drunk to excess

Fath. In Mass.

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Dischg. Dec. 21 1859

June 4 1888

8874

Curry alias James Curley

John

Tazewell

Burglary & Larceny 2 yrs

24

5ft 6 1/4

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

New York

Saddler

2nd Term 5660

Catholic

R&W 3 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

15

Single

Mar 3 1890

Jan 3 1891

733

Curtis

Charles

Stephenson

Robbery 3 yrs

36

1 m 82

?

Md Dark

Azure Blue

Chest Med

Ireland

Prison Shoemaker

2nd Term 8095 see 2710, 1 yr at Michigan City

Catholic

Common

Intemperate

Father living Mother died age infant

Ireland

Ireland

15

Married 1 child

July 2 1893

Oct 29 1887

8474

Curtis

Lewis

Kane

Burglary 5 yrs 2 indictments

21

5ft 5 1/4

121

Negro

Dark

Black

Maryland

Barber

 

Methodist

Illiterate

Abstinent

Yes

18

Maryland

Maryland

Single

July 28 1891

Apr 4 1891

945

Curtis

William L

Cook

Forgery 2 yrs

32

1 m 70

?

Md Dark

Hazel Gray Hazel

Med Chest

Michigan

Newspaper Reporter

2nd Term 9159

Presbyterian

Collegiate

Moderate

Yes

New York

New York

19

Married no child

Jan 3 1895

Jan 22 1858

2639

Curtis (aka James Mann)

John N.

Cook

Forgery - 2 yrs

33

5' 10"

 

Light

Gray

Auburn

New York

Carpenter

 

Methodist

Cannot Read nor Write

Not Intemp

Par. In New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Michigan

Taken to Joliet Mch 6 1859

Jan 22 1858

234

Curtiss

John

Cook

Forgery

33

5 10

 

Light

Gray

Dark Auburn

NY

Carpenter

-

M. E.

No

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

No

March 28 1859

Dec 4 1886

8009

Curty?

Thomas

McLean

Forgery 8 yrs

36

5ft 10

182

Sandy

Hazel

Sandy

Switzerland

Sewing Machine Agent

 

Catholic

High 12 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Germany

20

Separated 2 child

Mar. 3 1892

Oct 17 1891

1281

Custer

John

Douglas

Forgery 1 yr

19

1 m 70

?

Fair

Azure Blue

Med Chest

Ohio

Farmer

 

Christian

R&W

Abstinent

Father died age 7 Mother died age 7

United States

United States

17

Single

Sep 16 1892

Sep 26 1888

9003

Cuthbert

John

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

32

5ft 3 1/2

?

Md Dark

Blue

Brown

Pennsylvania

Hostler

 

None

R&W 5

Intemperate

Father died age 26 Mother died age 19

 

 

 

Married 4 child

Aug 26 1889

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