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

Sept 18 1855

1832

Da?

Matthew

Madison

Rape 2 years

37

5' 3"

 

light

gray

light brown

Germany

shoe maker

 

Catholic

can write German

never drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

wife in Pennsylvania

Sept 18, 1857 discharged

July 5 1890

395

Dabel

John

Cook

Manslaughter 5 yrs

27

1 m 75

?

Dark

Azure Blue

Chest m

Illinois

Laborer

 

Lutheran

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Germany

21

Married 1 child

Pardoned Nov 16 1891

5-2-1855

1744

Dacey

James

Cook

nothing written, 1 year

21

5' 4"

 

light blond frecked

blue

red

Canada

moulder

 

Catholic

yes

no

Mother in Canada

 

 

 

Single

5-2-1856

Nov 26 1888

9162

Dahl

Fred

Cook

Larceny 2 yrs

16

5ft 3 3/4

?

Light

Gray Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

None

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Germany

19

Single

Aug 25 1890

Apr 13 1889

9479

Dahl (Alias Edward Dohl, Big Dahl)

Edward

Grundy

Assault with intent to commit murder 5 yrs

27

5ft 1 1/2

?

Lt Sandy

Blue

Sandy Blond

Sweden

Coal Miner

 

Lutheran

R&W 6 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 21 Mother died age 21

Sweden

Sweden

20

Married no child

Jan 12 1893

June 7 1848

723

Dailey

William

Christian or Macon

doesn't say

18

5'10"

 

light

grey

dark brown

Penn

farming

 

none

read & write

temperate

mother living in Macon Co

 

 

 

single

discharged Nov 5 1849

Apr 15 1887

8234

Dale

William

Stephenson

Burglary 1 yr

34

5ft 9

151

Dark

Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Printer

2nd term 1610

Congargationalist

Common 8 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died 17 yrs

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

17

Married 4 child

Mar 15 1888

Oct 16 1891

1278

Daley

James

Will

Attempt to commit burglary 1 yr

19

1 m 69

?

Fair

Violet Blue

Blond

New York

Horse Shoer Apprentice

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 11

Ireland

Ireland

17

Single

Sep 15 1892

Apr 26 1890

238

Daley

John

Cook

Robbery 4 yrs

17

1 m 66

?

Med Fair

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

Ireland

None

3 terms Bridewell Chicago

Catholic

Common

Abstinent

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

17

Single

June 25 1893

Oct 23 1888

9094

Daley

John

Will

Larceny 1 yr

19

5ft 9

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 2 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 14

Ireland

Ireland

12

Single

May 1 1891

March 21, 1855

1697

Daley

John (James)

Kendall

larceny, 1 year

19

5' 6¼"

 

lt. freckled

gray

brown

Ireland

laborer

 

Catholic

no

drinks to excess

 

 

 

 

Single

3-21-1856

June 8 1887

8301

Dalor

Nicolas

Cook

Manslaughter 5 yrs

37

5ft 8

150

Dark

Gray

Dk Brown

Italy

Laborer

 

Catholic

Illiterate

Moderate

Father died 11 yrs Mother died 2 yrs

Italy

Italy

32

Widow 1 child

Mar 7 1891

Jan 20 1857

240

Dalton

John

Cook

Larceny

24

5 9

 

Dark, Pock Marked

Blue

Black

Ireland

Butcher

-

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

Mother

 

 

 

single

Nov 5 1888

Oct 29 1852

1187

Dalton

John

Vermilion

Larceny 1 year

21

5' 10"

 

dark

black

black

Pennsylvania

 

 

no

can read & write

abstinent

none living

 

 

 

wife in Indiana

Oct 29, 1853

April 4 1857

60

Daly

James

Rock Island

Larceny

18

5 6 1/2

 

Freckled

Gray

Auburn

Michigan

Butcher

-

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

 

 

 

wife living near Galena

par'd July 3 1851(?)

March 21 1855

1697

Daly

John

Kendall

larceny 1 year

19

5' 6 1/4"

 

freckled

gray

sandy brown

Ireland

Laborer

 

no church

can't read or write

has drank to excess

parents in Louisville

 

 

 

single

March 21, 1856 discharged

Feb 17 1887

8131

Daly (Alias Beidler

Charles alias William

Boone

Burglary 1 yr

21

5 ft 5 3/4

148

Fair

Blue

Brown

Pennsylvania

Farmhand

2nd term 1374

Presbyterrian

Common 10 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother 18 yrs

Penn.

Penn.

18

Single

Jan 17 1888

Apr 8 1891

973

Damma

Fred

Stephenson

Forgery 1 yr

23

1 m 78

?

Fair

Violet Blue

Dk Blond

Illinois

Farmer

 

United Brethren

R&W

Abstinent

Father died age Mother died age 9

Germany

Germany

21

Single

Mar 7 1892

Oct 3 1853

1378

Damon

John

Jefferson

Larceny 1 year

25

5' 5"

 

 

gray

light

 

Farmer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sept 2, 1854

June 13 1854

1507

Dampsy

James

Hancock

Larceny 1 year

22

5' 5 1/2"

 

light

gray

light brown

Ireland

Laborer

 

no church

can read & write

Never drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

single

Dec 13, 1856

Oct 18 1887

8437

Danford

Gerry E

Lee

Assault to commit murder 6 yrs

45

5ft 5

127

Sandy

Blue

Brown

Illinois

None

 

Episcopal

R&W 1 yr

Intemperate

Father died age 3 Mother don't know

16

England

France

Single

Aug 24 1888

Apr 8 1886

7619

Danfort

Harry L.

Edgar

malicious mischief - 2 yrs. 2 indictments 1/2 yrs

37

5'6"

128

dark

blue

black gray

Indiana

tailor

did 5 yrs at Chester

Baptist

high school, 12 yrs

intemperate

no - father 7 yrs, mother 1 1/2

Scotland

Scotland

7

No

Sept 30 1860

April 25 1853

1269

Danhauser

George

Cook

Larceny 3 years

28

 

 

light

blue

brown

Germany

butcher

 

 

can read & write

never drank to excess

Parents in cook county

 

 

 

wife in Chicago

April 25, 1857

July 13 1855

1801

Daniels

George

Cook

Larceny 1 year 6 months

21

5' 11"

 

light

gray

light brown

?

Boatman

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

mother living in ?

 

 

 

single

June 13, 1857

Apr 26 1891

1002

Daniels

John

Douglas

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

16

1 m 63

?

Fair

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

Illinois

Farmer

 

Christian

Illiterate

Abstinent

Father died age 5 Mother died age 5

United States

United States

8

Single

Mar 26 1892

Jan 6 1888

8584

Danier

Oliver

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

24

5ft 8 1/2

131

Dark

Maroon

Black

Mexico

Printer

 

Catholic

Common 9 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 8

15

Connecticut

Mexico

Single

Dec 6 1888

Jan 25 1887

8065

Danlious (Alias Gordon

Harry

Cook

Larceny 2 yrs

23

5ft 8 1/2

164

Med Dark

Hazel

Nearly Black

New York

Clerk

 

Methodist

High 8 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Germany

16

Single

Oct 25 1888

Dec 29 1891

1416

Danner

Henry W

Fulton

Forgery 2 yrs 3 mos 2 indictments

64

1 m 77

?

Med Light

Azure Slate Blue

Gray

Pennsylvania

Farmer

 

Dunkard

R&W

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 61

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

24

Married 1 child

Dec 5 1893

April 8 1859

280

Darlington

Edward

Will

Robbery

29

5 9 1/2

 

Light

Gray

Dark

NY

Printer

 

Universalist

Read and Write

Intemp

Yes

 

 

 

married, 2 children

Feb 28 1887

Dec 9 1890

692

Darlington (Alias Ed Davis

Edward M

U S N D of N D Ill

Counterfeiting 1 yr

24

1 m 74

?

Light

Murky Blue

Lt Chest

Illinois

Shipping Clerk

 

Presbyterian

Common

Moderate

Yes

N S

Maryland

19

Single

Nov 8 1891

June 11 1854

1505

Darly

Sam

Clay

Larceny 2 years

37

5' 3 1/2"

 

light

black

black

England

miner

 

no church

can not read or writ

has drank to excess

Parents in Missouri

 

 

 

Wife in ?

June 11, 1856 discharged

May 29 1888

8867

Darnel (Alias William Clyde, Dennis Darneille

Dennis

Vermilion

Burglary 2 yrs

22

5ft 9 3/4

?

Med Fair

Gray

Brown

Missouri

Boot crimper

2nd Term 6747

Presbyterian

R&W 3 1/2 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 22 Mother died age 19

Illinois

Illinois

14

Single

Feb 27 1890

Mar 20 1888

8735

Daugel

John

Cook

Assault to rape 7 yrs

38

5ft 4 3/4

147

Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

Germany

Mason

 

Lutheran

Illiterate

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 3

Germany

Germany

23

Married 1 child

Dec 19 1892

March 3 1855

1671

Daugherty

John

Cook

Larceny 1 year

32

5' 8 1/2"

 

 

gray

light brown

Scotland

laborer

 

Catholic

can read & write

has drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

single

March 3, 1856 discharged

Mar 7 1889

9390

Davidson

Harry

Whiteside

Burglary & Larceny 2 yrs

22

5ft 8 1/2

?

Fair

Blue

Lt Brown

Illinois

Clerk

see 4795 C

Methodist

R&W 7 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Pennsylvania

Illinois

19

Single

Dec 6 1890

Dec 1 1888

9189

Davidson

Ike

Cook

Robbery 5 yrs

24

5ft 9

?

Dark

Dk Brown

Nearly Black

Illinois

Peddler

 

None

R&W 4 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Germany

New York

11

Single

Sep 24 1892

Feby 3 1886

7458

Davidson

James

Adams

assault to kill, 1 yr

32

5' 7 3/4"

175

dark

blue

nearly black

Missouri

teamster

 

Methodist

illiterate

moderate

no, father dead 13, mother 29

Germany

Germany

18

single

Apl 20 1888

Jany 12 1886

7434

Davidson

Martin

Sangamon

2 indict for forgery, 1&2/3 yrs

20

5'6 1/2"

147

med dark

dark

dk brown

Michigan

printer

 

Methodist

common school, 10 yrs

moderate

yes

Canada

Canada

19

single

May 12 1888

Oct 8 1885

7211

Davis

Albert

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

22

5' 7"

146

Negro

black

black

Tennessee

Waiter

 

Baptist

2 1/2 yr

abstinent

yes

Tennessee

Tennessee

14

single

Dec 28 1889

June 4 1886

7686

Davis

Arch A

USND Ill

Violating Postal Laws 1 yr 6 mo

18

5 ft 6 34

130

Fair

Brown

Brown

New York

Waiter

 

Methodist

Common 8 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

England

England

17

Single

Oct 4 1887

Oct 2 1890

514

Davis

Charles

Sangamon

Larceny 1 yr

18

1 m 72

?

Negro

Maroon Gray

Black

Kansas

Laborer

 

Baptist

R&W

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 18

Missouri

Missouri

17

Single

Sep 1 1891

Nov 22 1890

658

Davis

Charles

Cook

Assault to Rape 3 yrs

30

1 m 76

?

Med

Azure Blue

Chest Sandy

Indiana

Grocery Clerk

see 920 C

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Yes

Indiana

Indiana

18

Single

Mar 26 1891

Mar 26 1891

920

Davis

Charles

Cook

Assault to rape 5 yrs

30

1 m 76

?

Med

Azure Blue

Chest Sandy

Indiana

None

2nd Term 658

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Yes

N Carolina

Indiana

17

Single

Pardoned Oct 3 1893

Oct 15 1888

9063

Davis

Charles

Sweetwater Wyoming

Burglary 3 yrs

18

5ft 3

?

Md Dark

Gray

Brown

Pennsylvania

Laborer

 

None

R&W 3 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 12 Mother died age 15

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

15

Single

Apr 14 1891

Oct 9 1891

1253

Davis

Charles

Cook

Robbery 4 yrs

27

1 m 74

?

Florid

Azure Blue

Chest Sandy

Illinois

Salesman

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father died age 7 Mother died age 7

Ireland

Scotland

9

Single

Pardoned Sep 28 1893

Apr 1 1891

940

Davis

Daniel

Albany Wyoming

Larceny 2 yrs

27

1 m 69

?

Florid

Dk Slate Blue

Dk Blond

England

Hostler & Waiter

 

Catholic

Common

Abstinent

Father died age 19 Mother died age 3

England

England

19

Widow 1 child

Dec 31 1892

Jan 5 1889

9252

Davis

Eugene

Ogle

Burglary 1 yr

17

5ft 6 1/4

?

Fair

Blue

Lt Brown

Illinois

Farming'

 

Methodist

R&W 6 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 11

Maryland

Maryland

11

Single

Dec 4 1889

Feb 25 1888

8666

Davis

Frank

Cook

Attempted Burglary 1 yr

20

5ft 9 1/2

145

Med Fair

Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

see 9773

Methodist

Common 3 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 2 Mother died age 12

Illinois

Illinois

12

Single

Jan 25 1889

Mar 18 1890

167

Davis

Fred

DeKalb

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

19

1 m 78

?

Fair

Murky Blue

Blond

Illinois

Farming

 

Lutheran

R&W

Moderate

Yes

United States

United States

16

Single

Feb 17 1891

Oct 15 1885

7232

Davis

George

Champaign

Burglary & larceny 5 yrs

17

5'5 1/2"

135

fair

blue

brown

Indiana

farming

 

Catholic

2 yrs - R&W

moderate

father 4 yrs

Kentucky

do

5

single

Dec 6, 1887

May 4 1887

8248

Davis

George

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

24

5ft 9

167

Fair

Hazel

Brown

New York

Laborer

 

No

Common 7 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died 13 yrs

New York

England

16

Single

Apr 4 1888

Dec 24 1888

9238

Davis

George

Cook

Larceny 2 yrs

22

5ft 8

?

Med Fair

Gray

Brown

Indiana

Waiter

 

Catholic

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 13

New York

Indiana

14

Single

Oct 6 1890

Feb 21 1889

9356

Davis

George

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

29

5ft 5 3/4

?

Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

Virginia

Clerk

see 1778 C

Episcopal

High 10 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 9

Virginia

Virginia

19

Married 2 child

Jan 20 1890

Mar 16 1891

893

Davis

George E

Cook

Bigamy 3 yrs 6 mos

22

1 m 82

?

Med Fair

Hazel Gray Slate Blue

Med Chest

Greece

Machinist

 

Evangelist

Collegiate

Abstinent

Yes

Michigan

Greece

21

Separated no child

Jan 15 1894

Aug 29 1887

8356

Davis

James

DeWitt

Commuted to expire Jan 16 1889 Larceny

21

5ft 8

151

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

Methodist

Common 11 yrs

Moderate

Yes

21

Ohio

Illinois

Single

Jan 16 1889

July 31 1890

442

Davis

Jesse

Freemont, Wyoming

Burglary 5 yrs

29

1 m 68

?

Md Dark

Maroon Gray Slate Blue

Lt Chest

Kansas

Teamster

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Yes

Nova Scotia

Ireland

11

Single

Apr 29 1894

May 1 1857

69

Davis

John

Stephenson

Larceny

28

5 10

 

Fair

Black

Black

NY

Druggist

 

Methodist

Read and Write

Temp

Mother

No

 

 

single

July 27, 1889

May 31 1890

310

Davis

John

Peoria

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr 6 mos

19

1 m 76

?

Med

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

Illinois

Laborer

 

None

Illiterate

Moderate

Yes

United States

Indiana

13

Single

Sep 29 1891

July 5 1890

392

Davis

John

Cook

Larceny 3 yrs

22

1 m 62

?

Mulatto

Deep Maroon

Black

Indiana

Hostler

 

Baptist

R&W

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 8

United States

Indiana

12

Single

Jan 22 1893

Nov 12 1885

7328

Davis

Maude

Cook

burglary, 1 yr

20

5'3"

130

light

blue

black

New York

dress maker

 

Evangelical

read, 8 yrs

abstinent

yes

Germany

do

20

No

Nov 24 1859

Oct 17 1888

9069

Davis

O E

Albany Wyoming

Grand Larceny 3 yrs

24

5ft 6 1/4

?

Dark

Hazel

Brown

Wales

Painter

 

None

R&W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 2 Mother died age 2

Wales

Wales

2

Single

Apr 16 1891

May 14 1888

8836

Davis

Philip

Sweetwater Wyoming

Burglary 2 yrs

20

5ft 2 1/4

?

Med Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

Russia

Watchmaker

 

None

R&W 2 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Russia

Russia

17

Single

Feb 13 1890

July 2 1886

7742

Davis

Robert

Carroll

Embezzlement 3 yr 6 mo

22

5ft 10 34

146

Dark

Brown

Nearly Black

England

Book Keeper

 

Episcopal

High School 12 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

England

England

21

Single

May 2 1889

Oct 17 1885

7239

Davis

Thomas

Kankakee

Burglary, 1 yr

20

5'9 3/4"

158

fair

blue

brown

Illinois

Painter

 

Presb.

high school, 6 yrs

moderate

yes

Chicago, IL

do

19

single

Mar 23 1887

May 15 1886

7661

Davis

Thomas

Lake

Assault to commit Murder 8 yr

49

5 ft 5 34

146

Dark

Hazel

Dark

England

Marble Polisher

2nd term see # 6372

Catholic

Colligate 15 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father age 33

Virginia

Virginia

15

Separated

Aug 14 1891

May 31 1890

311

Davis

William

Peoria

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr 6 mos

22

1 m 67

?

Light

Slate Blue

Chest Sandy

Illinois

Laborer

 

Presbyterian

R&W

Moderate

Yes

United States

Indiana

21

Single

Sep 29 1891

Dec 31 1890

723

Davis

William

Cook

Burglary 5 yrs

21

1 m 69

?

Dark

Azure Blue Purple

Dk Chest

Illinois

Waiter

2nd Term 8439

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Father died age infant Mother died age 8

Illinois

Illinois

8

Single

Sep 29 1894

Feby 4 1886

7471

Davis

William

Cook

burglary, 2 yrs

17

5'5"

126

mulatto

black

black

Tennessee

Waiter

 

Catholic

R&W, 8 yrs

abstinent

yes

Ireland

Illinois

11

married, no children

par'd Jan 6 1893

Oct 18 1887

8439

Davis

William L.

Brown

Burglary 3 yrs

18

5ft 6 1/4

134

Dark

Slate Blue

Dark

Illinois

Shoemaker

see # 723 C

Methodist

R&W 2 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 3 Mother died age 8

8

Don't Know

Don't Know

Single

Apr 17 1890

July 6 1887

8326

Davis (Alias Ball; (Alias Brown)

George (alias W.J.; alias Walter)

Macon

Burglary & Larceny 2 yrs

29

Don't Know

172

Lt Sandy

Hazel

Auburn

Indiana

Telegrapher

2nd term 2954 did 2 yrs at Michigan City Ind

Catholic

Common 10 yrs

Moderate

Yes

20

England

Ireland

Single

Apr 6 1889

Nov 10 1885

7320

Davis (Alias George Richmond)

Charles

Whiteside

burglary & larceny 18 yr

30

5'7"

149

sandy

blue

sandy brown

Canada

stone cutter

5 yrs in Anamosa, IA

Episcopal

common school, 8 yrs

moderate

mother living, father 4 yrs

Vermont

England

19

 

Escaped Februrary 16, 1859, discharged July 12 1932, opinion 4101

March 5 1857

61

Davis (Alias Lentz)

Moses (alias John)

Cook, R6

Larceny

22

5 5

 

Dark

Black

Black

German

Pedler

 

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

Wife

 

 

No

May 18 1859

Oct 31 1891

1222

Davis (Alias William Arnett)

Charles

Adams

Burglary 5 yrs

25

1 m 77

?

Dk Mulatto

Maroon Pure Maroon fr

Black

Kentucky

Laborer

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Father living Mother died age infant

Kentucky

Kentucky

8

Married 1 child

July 2 1895

Oct 21 1890

573

Dawell

Lem

Sangamon

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

27

1 m 80

?

Md Dark

Violet Blue

Chest m

Illinois

Laborer

 

Christian

R&W

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 17

Ohio

Illinois

21

Single

Sep 20 1891

Dec 30 1891

1419

Dawson

Samuel

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

21

1 m 70

?

Negro

Deep Maroon Maroon fr

Black

Georgia

Laborer

 

None

Illiterate

Moderate

Yes

Georgia

Georgia

15

Single

Nov 29 1892

May 10 1889

9520

Day

Daniel

Edgar

Grand Larceny ? yrs

?

5ft ?

?

Md Dark

Blue

Brown

Illinois

?

 

Methodist

High 12 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 1 1/2

Ohio

Kentucky

8

Married no child

June 12 1889

May 12 1858

59

Day

David

Winnebago

Larceny

24

5 8 3/4

 

Fair

Gray

Light Auburn

Ohio

Farmer

-

None

Read and Write

Intemp

No

 

 

 

married, 2 children

Jany (?) 19 1888

May 12, 1858

2746

Day

David

Winnebago

Larceny - 1-1/2 yrs

24

5' 8-3/4"

 

Fair

Gray

Light Auburn

Ohio

Farmer

 

None

Read & Write

intemp

Parents in Brown Co., Ills

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet May 22, 1858

April 4 1854

1467

Day

Micheal

Peoria

Murder 1 year 8 months

73

5' 8"

 

light

gray

gray

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

can not read or write

never drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

single

April 1, 1855

Sep 28 1888

9023

Day

William

Piatt

Grand Larceny 2 yrs

21

5ft 3 3/4

?

Md Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

California

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 3 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 12 Mother died age 6

Ireland

New York

11

Single

June 27 1890

Mar 18 1889

9405

Daylor

George

Cook

Burglary 5 yrs

31

5ft 7

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Ohio

Potter

 

Lutheran

R&W 6 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 7

England

Ohio

18

Single

Dec 17 1892

Oct 19 1886

7888

Dayton

Henry

Cass

Forgery 1 yr

30

5ft 6 3/4

158

Dark

Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Blacksmith

 

Presbyterian

Common 10 yrs

Moderate

Yes

New York

Kentucky

13

Married 1 child

Sep 19 1887

Dec 29 1887

8571

Dayton

Henry

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

28

5ft 5 1/4

114

Negro

Dark

Black

Missouri

School Teacher

 

Methodist

High 7 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 20

24

Missouri

Missouri

Single

Nov 29 1888

July 23 1890

436

De Jordin

Edward

Cook

Rape 2 yrs

18

1 m 58

?

Med Fair

Maroon

Chest m

Illinois

Railway Clerk

 

Catholic

R&W

Abstinent

Father died age infant Mother died age 13

Canada

Canada

16

Single

Apr 22 1892

Dec 1 1888

9190

De Vere

Richard

Cook

Robbery 5 yrs

28

6ft 1/4

?

Med Fair

Blue

Auburn

New York

Moulder

 

None

R&W 4 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 3 Mother died age 14

Ireland

France

14

Single

Aug 31 1891

5-2-1855

1731

Dean

Charles W.

Cook

larceny, 5 years

36

 

 

?

blue

?

N. Carolina

physician

 

none

yes

no

Parents and wife in MO

 

 

 

Married

12-31-1858

Oct 11 1886

7860

Dean

Jacob

McLean

Rape 1 yr

26

5ft 10 1/2

172

Negro

Black

Black

Missouri

Laborer

 

Methodist

Common 7 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother age 3

Missouri

Missouri

20

Married 3 child

Sep 11 1887

June 2 1886

7679

Dean

Jay D

USND Ill

Making Counterfeit 4 yr

75

5 ft 7 14

140

Med Light

Blue

White

New York

Carpenter

1 year at Chester

Methodist

R & W 3 yrs

Moderate

No M& F Unknown

New York

Canada

14

Married

Aug 2 1889

April 13 1859

284

Dean

John

Ogle

Larceny

23

5 6 1/2

 

Florid

Gray

Dark

NY

Laborer

 

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

single

Nov 10 1886

June 18 1889

9576

Dean (Alias Ed Mc Kenzie)

Edward

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

53

5ft 3 1/4

?

Md Dark

Dk Hazel

Brown

Scotland

Laborer

2nd Term 7698 1 Term in Bridewell Chicago

Catholic

Read 2 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 42

Ireland

Ireland

24

Married 2 child

May 17 1890

Apr 6 1891

950

Dean (Alias William Corcoran, Charles Dean, George Gaylord, Henry Gray)

William

Cook

Forgery 1 yr

41

1 m 66

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate

Med Chest

New York

Stone Cutter

3rd Term see 211 B, see 3376 B, see 4121 C

Presbyterian

Common

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 33

Vermont

New York

21

Single

Mar 5 1892

Oct 23 1888

9091

Dearlin

James

Henry

Assault with intent to steal 6 yrs

25

5ft 8 1/2

?

Sandy

Blue

Red Sandy

New York

Laborer

 

None

Read 3 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 9 Mother died age 20

Ireland

England

20

Single

Jan 22 1893

Dec 24 1888

9244

Deblauf

August

Cook

Manslaughter 16 yrs 2 indictments

29

5ft 7

?

Dark

Blue

Dk Brown

Germany

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 7 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 11

Germany

Germany

16

Married 4 child

Mar 23 1898

Dec 31 1890

724

Debolt

George

Cook

Horse Stealing 5 yrs

35

1 m 67

?

Dark

Azure Blue

Dk Chest

Germany

Teamster

2 Terms in Bridewell

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Germany

15

Separated 2 child

Sep 29 1894

May 30 1887

8280

Decker

James

Adams

Horse Stealing 1 yr

25

6ft 1/2

178

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Farming & Peddler

 

Christian

R&W 3 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Kentucky

Illinois

11

Single

Apr 30 1888

May 31 1848

722

Deeds

William

Shelby

larceny - 3 yrs

30

5'5"

 

dark

bright hazel

dark brown

Ohio (lived in IL 11 yrs)

 

 

none

can't read/write

intemperate

parents living in Moultrie Co

 

 

 

single

Died Nov 12 1886

Mar 14 1888

8717

DeFord

Charles

Henderson

Horse Stealing 5 yr

28

5ft 7 1/4

153

Med Dark

Blue

Dk Brown

Virginia

Farming

 

Methodist

Common 8 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 6 Mother died age 5

Maryland

Virginia

6

Single

Dec 13 1891

Mar 13 1886

7544

Degnan (aka James Conners)

James

Will

robbery - 1 yr

24

5'6 1/4"

142

med fair

gray

brown

Illinois

brakeman

2d term see 5300. See 2311

Catholic

R&W, 10 yrs

intemperate

yes

Illinois

Ireland

16

 

escaped Aug 4, 1849

Jan 7 1889

9253

DeHoney

Winston

U S N D Ill

Violating postal tares 3 yrs

19

5ft 9

?

Negro

Black

Black

Kentucky

Waiter

 

Baptist

R&W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 1 1/2

New York

Pennsylvania

10

Single

July 6 1891

July 4 1888

8937

Delano

John

Hancock

Bigamy 1 yr

75

5ft 7 3/4

?

Dark

Blue

Dk Gray

New York

Farming

 

United Brethren

Read no yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 3 Mother died age 15

Spain

New York

15

Married no child

June 4 1889

Apr 5 1890

198

DeLaso

Theodore H

Kankakee

Larceny 1 yr

48

1 m 72

?

Sandy

Violet Blue

Sandy Gray

Ohio

Surveyor

5 yrs at Albany Wyoming, also other Pens

Presbyterian

High

Moderate

Father died age 26 Mother died age 30

New York

Massachusetts

16

Widow 1 child

Mar 4 1891

5-2-1855

1735

Delevan

Lawrence

Cook

larceny, 1 year

22

5' 5"

 

lt. freckled

gray

brown

NY

barkeeper

 

none

yes

no

Parents in NY

 

 

 

Single

5-2-1856

Dec 4 1886

7992

Deley (Alias MCcarthy

Richard alias William

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

21

5ft 10 1/2

175

Fair

Blue

Brown

Iowa

Lumber shore

2nd term 5591

Catholic

R & W 3 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

Nov 4 1887

March 27 1855

1699

Delliner

James

Will

Larceny 3 years

21

5' 9"

 

?

blue

brown

Indiana

farmer

 

United Brethern

can read & write

never drank to excess

Mother in Illinois

 

 

 

single

March 22, 1858 discharged

July 31 1886

7779

Delmar

Fred

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

29

5ft 5 1/4

138

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Hostler

2nd term see #6847 see 9581

Presbyterian

High School 12 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

June 30 1887

May 13 1853

1289

Delney

Thomas

?

Assult to rape 18 years

40

5' 5 3/4"

 

light, powder marks on right checks and scars on forehead and bridge of nose

gray

dark brown

Ireland

Miner

 

no church

can read & write

has drank to excess

Parents in Cananda

 

 

 

 

Feb 24, 18??

Oct 6 1885

7183

DeLong

John A.

McDonough

Burglary 6 yrs

20

5' 7 3/4"

144

med dark

gray

brown

Illinois

Farm hand

 

Baptist

6 yrs - R&W

moderate

yes

Ohio

do

20

married

April 15, 1877

Oct 29 1886

7909

Dempsey

James

Henry

Burglary 1 yr 6 mo

18

5ft 6

145

Dark

Blue

Dark

Mass.

Cigar maker

 

Presbyterian

Read 1 yr

Moderate

Yes

Penn.

Penn.

16

Single

Mar 29 1888

July 5 1890

403

Dempsey

Joseph

Cook

Burglary 13 commuted to 4 yrs May 24 1893

20

1 m 62

?

Light

Violet Blue

Lt Chest

England

Crockery Clerk

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

England

20

Single

Sep 4 1893

May 29 1889

9542

Dempsey

Michael

Cook

Robbery 2 yrs

21

5ft 5 1/4

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

New Jersey

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 7 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

New Jersey

New Jersey

17

Single

Feb 28 1891

Nov 5 1888

9124

Dempsey

Oliver

Cook

Manslaughter 1 yr

22

6ft 1 1/2

?

Mulatto

Black

Black

Ohio

Laborer

 

Baptist

R&W 6 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 11

Indiana

Tennessee

14

Single

Oct 5 1889

June 19 1888

8906

Dennis

George

Macon

Burglary 1 yr

19

5ft 4 1/2

?

Negro

Maroon

Black

Illinois

Wai see 2870

 

Methodist

R&W 3 1/4 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 14

Kentucky

Kentucky

17

Single

May 31 1889

June 29 1891

1138

Dennison

John

Cook

Murder Life

29

1 m 74

?

Med Fair

Maroon Gray Y

Med Chest

Illinois

Hostler

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Illinois

24

Married 1 child

Dec 26 1902

Apr 16 1889

9492

Denver

Louis

Uinta Wyoming

Horse Stealing 5 yrs

34

5ft 5 1/4

?

Lt Sandy

Blue

Sandy

Illinois

Laborer

 

None

R&W 6 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

Ohio

Ohio

14

Married 2 child

Jan 26 1893

Oct 20 1885

7248

Depue

Moses

Champaign

Burglary & Larceny 3 yr

23

6'3 1/2"

178

med dark

blue

brown

Texas

farming

 

Baptist

can read, 1 yr

abstinent

mother living, father 15 Yr

Penn.

Tennessee

15

No

par'd April 17 1860

Jany 7 1886

7407

Derby

Edward

Cook

burglary, 1 yr

22

5' 3"

138

light

blue

light

New York

acrobat

did time in Columbus, Ohio

no

R&W, 1 yr

moderate

yes

N.Y.

N.Y.

12

single

May 18 1849

Aug 11 1888

8973

Desmond

James

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

23

6ft

?

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Fireman

2nd Term3239

Catholic

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

20

Single

July 11 1889

June 18 1889

9584

Devereux

Joseph

Cook

Manslaughter 5 yrs

26

5ft 4

?

Md Dark

Gray Hazel

Dk Brown

Ireland

Watchman

 

Catholic

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 20 Mother died age 23

Ireland

Ireland

21

Married 3 child

Mar 17 1893

Jany 7 1886

7413

Devin

James

Cook

larceny, 2 yr

36

5'2 3/4"

122

dark

hazel

dark

Bohemia

laborer

3d term, see 5900' see 8572

Catholic

R&W Bohemia, 3 yrs

moderate

no, father 1 yr, mother 30

Bohemia

Bohemia

21

wife living in Peoria

Dec 11 1853

Apr 5 1888

8776

Devlin

Charles J

Champaign

Burglary 1

18

5ft 10 1/2

138

Light

Blue

Brown

Canada

Paper mache maker

 

Congregational

R&W 4 3/4 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 2

Canada

Germany

17

Single

Mar 5 1889

July 7 1889 Received at Chester Sep 18 1888

9634

Deweese

Hester Anna

Gallatin

Murder 50 yrs

20

5ft 3

?

Sallow

Brown

Black

Indiana

Housekeeper

 

Christian

R&W 1 yr

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 17

Indiana

Indiana

19

Single

Feb 161892

May 9 1853

1285

Dewery

Andrew S

Knox

Larceny 2 1/2 years

20

5' 8 3/4"

 

light

black

black

Vermont

Farmer

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

Father living in Fulton County

 

 

 

single

May 18, 1854

Oct 18 1887

8438

Dewitt

Andrew

Brown

Burglary 1 yr

17

5ft 9 1/2

158

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

Methodist

Illiterate

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 14

15

Illinois

Illinois

Single

Sept 18 1888

Nov 20 1886

7967

DeWitt

Frank

Albany Wyoming Ter.

Assualt with attempt to comit Robbery

18

5ft 5 1/2

149

Dark

Dk Hazel

Dk Brown

Missouri

Barber

 

Baptist

R & W 2 yrs

Moderate

Father age 1 yr Mother age 1 yr

Indiana

Indiana

1

Single

Pardon July 26 1887 - Not Guilty

Nov 6 1852

1191

Dewitt

James

Fayette

Receiving stolen goods 2 years

27

5' 10"

 

light

blue

brown

Kentucky

Farmer

 

Methodist

can read & write

abstinent

parents living

 

 

 

wife

Nov 1, 1855

Dec 30 1891

1420

Dexter (Alias Harry Burns

Harry

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

29

1 m 68

?

Light

Violet Blue

Sandy Chest

New Hampshire

Barber

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Yes

New Hampshire

Vermont

11

Single

Nov 29 1892

May 7 1858

2737

Dibble

Erastus (C.)

Henry

Burglary - 2 yrs

34

5' 5-1/2"

 

Light

Blue

Auburn

New York

Laborer

 

Washington Temperance Society

Read & Write

not Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Joliet May 25 1859

Jan 28 1888

8622

Dickens

James

La Salle

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

21

5ft 6 1/4

150

Sandy

Gray

Red Sandy

Missouri

Waiter

 

Presbyterian

Common 3 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 9 Mother died age 14

16

Illinois

Illinois

Single

Dec 28 1888

Mar 16 1891

895

Dickman

Benjamin

Champaign

Larceny 3 yrs

27

1 m 69

?

Light

Dk Slate Blue

Blond

Ohio

Carpenter

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father died age 50 Mother died age 73

Germany

Germany

17

Married 2 child

Sep 15 1893

Feb 13 1858

2647

Dickson

Henry

Southern Dist

Stealing from Mail - 2 yrs

16

5' 6-1/2"

 

Light

Dk Hazel

Black

Boston, Mass

Hostler

 

None

Read & Write

Not Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Dischg. Feb. 13 1860 - Term expired

Oct 27 1857

65

Diehl

Jacob

Kane

Assault to murder

29

5 7 3/4

 

Sandy

Dark Hazel

Sandy

German

Stone Mason

 

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

No

No

 

 

single

Sep 30 1849

Dec 10 1891

1384

Dietrich

Paul

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

26

1 m 68

?

Med

Azure Blue

Med Chest

Germany

Shoe Cutter

2nd Term 84 see 2354

Presbyterian

High

Intemperate

Father living Mother died age 18

Germany

Germany

22

Single

Nov 9 1892

July 10 1890

417

Dilcher

George

Cook

Burglary 10 yrs

28

1 m 75

?

Light

Lt Slate Blue

Chest m

Illinois

Cabinet Maker

3rd Term 9481

Lutheran

Common

Moderate

Yes

New York

Germany

21

Married 1 child

Oct 9 1896

July 3 1889

9624

Dilinadge

William

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

21

1 m 60

?

Dark

Slate Blue

Chestnut

Pennsylvania

Can maker

 

Catholic

Common no yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 6

Ireland

Ireland

19

Single

June 2 1890

May 7 1853

1283

Dillman

Benjamin

Effingham

Larceny 1 year

38

5' 9"

 

dark

black

black

Pennsylvania

 

 

Methodist

can read can't write

never drank to excess

Parents in Illinois

 

 

 

Wife in Illinois

Dec 4, 1853 Pardoned

Oct 15 1885

7233

Dillon

John

Champaign

Burglary & larceny 5 yrs

30

5'10 1/2"

141

med dark

blue

dk brown

Penn.

Laborer

 

Catholic

4 yrs- R&W

intemperate

no - father 16 yrs, mother 20yrs

Ireland

do

27

No

par'd May 31 1859

Apr 16 1889

9481

Dilsher (Alias William Russell

George

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

28

5ft 8 3/4

?

Fair

Gray Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Car Builder

2nd Term 6669 see 417 C

Lutheran

Common 9 yrs

Moderate

Yes

New York

New York

21

Married 1 child

Mar 15 1890

Mar 7 1891

881

Dimham

Albert

Piatt

Murder Life commuted to 14 yrs Sep 16 1898

30

1 m 76

?

Sandy

Slate Blue

Sandy Red

Illinois

Farmer

2nd Term 3815

Baptist

R&W

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age infant

Indiana

Indiana

21

Single

June 6 1899

Feb 9 1887

8117

Dimming

George

Cook

Burglary 4 yrs

19

5ft 9 1/4

148

Light

Gray

Brown

Illinois

Newsboy

 

Episcopal

Common 8 yrs

Intimperate

Mother living Father 16 yrs

Kentucky

Scotland

17

Single

Apr 8 1890

Oct 18 1887

8432

Dimn

A C

Peoria

Forgery 2 yrs 2 indictments

27

5ft 10

145

Dark

Hazel

Dark

Illinois

Copyist

 

Congregational

Common 6 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 7

20

Georgia

New York

Married no child

July 18 1889

Dec 29 1887

8570

Dinnen

Ambrose

Cook

Manslaughter 1 yr

22

5ft 6 1/2

135

Med Sandy

Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Teamster

 

Catholic

R&W 6 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 3

22

Ireland

Ireland

Single

Nov 29 1888

June 17 1891

1102

Dinsmon

Maurice

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

22

1 m 71

?

Med Light

Violet Blue

Lt Chest

Illinois

Harness Maker

 

None

Illiterate

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 10

United States

Illinois

19

Married 1 child

May 16 1892

Dec 29 1887

8572

Diom

James

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

37

5ft 2 1/1

119

Dark

Gray Hazel

Brown

Bohemia

Laborer

4th term 7413 see # 1426

Catholic

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 1 Mother died age 31

21

Austria

Austria

Single

Nov 29 1888

July 3 1886

7746

Dioni

Vito

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

25

5ft 4 34

138

Dark

Brown

Black

Italy

Laborer

 

None

Illiterate

Intemperate

Father living Mother age 5

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Single

June 3 1887

Nov 27 1891

1366

Disch

Marimdian

Jo Daviess

Assault to rape 16 yrs

20

1 m 70

?

Md Dark

Violet Blue

Med Chest

Minnesota

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 19

Germany

Germany

20

Single

Jan 26 1895

Aug 11 1888

8976

Dismond

Gilbert

Cook

Burglary 1 yr 6 mos

18

5ft 6

?

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Indiana

Farming

 

Methodist

R&W 3 1/2 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 17

Indiana

Indiana

3

Single

Dec 10 1889

Nov 19 1891

1360

Ditch

George

Tazewell

Assault with intent to commit rape 14 yrs

35

1 m 69

?

Md Dark

Lt Slate Blue fr

Med Chest

Pennsylvania

Tinner

 

Methodist

Common

Abstinent

Father died age 6 Mother died age 8

France

France

8

Married 1 child

Feb 18 1900

Feb 8 1888

8645

Divine

John

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

19

5ft 7 1/4

139

Sandy

Blue

Auburn

Illinois

Laborer

see 1279

None

R&W 6 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

18

Ireland

Ireland

Single

Aug 29 1890

Nov 19 1888

9150

Divore

Lincoln

Peoria

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

23

5ft 5 1/4

?

Sandy

Gray

Sandy Brown

Indiana

Hostler

 

Methodist

Common 8 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 1 day Mother died age 6

Don't Know

Illinois

6

Married 2 child

Oct 21 1889

Feb 1 1887

8092

Dix

Henry A.

Adams

Embezzliment

43

5ft

153

Med Fair

Blue

Sandy Gray

Germany

Printer Clerk

 

Lurtheran

Common 6 yrs

Intimperate

Yes

Germany

Germany

21

Married 3 child

Jan 4 1888

 

1742

Dixon

John

Cook

Assault with intent to steal, 3 years

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pardoned 11-17-1855

Feb 15 1887

8125

Dixon

John

Winnebago

Manslaughter 2 yrs

18

5ft 9 1/2

160

Fair

Blue

Brown

Wisconsin

Shoemaker

 

Catholic

Common 7 yrs

Intimperate

Mother living Father 15 yrs

Ireland

Ireland

18

Single

Nov 15 1888

Oct 8 1885

7201

Dixon

Joseph

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

25

5' 6"

136

Negro

dark

black

Kentucky

Waiter

 

Methodist

few months - can read

abstinent

yes

Kentucky

do

15

Spouse

Discharged Dec 11 1859

July 3 1889

9629

Dixon

Lillie

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

26

5ft 4

?

Dark

Gray

Brown

Canada

None

1 Term in Cook Co Jail

Catholic

Illiterate

Intemperate

Father died age 19 Mother died age 13

Spain

Ireland

13

Single

June 2 1890

Nov 19 1888

9148

Dobie

James

Cook

Assault to kill 14 yrs

34

5ft 5

?

Dark

Hazel

Dk Brown

England

Car Builder

 

Episcopal

R&W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 13

Scotland

Scotland

27

Married no child

Feb 18 1894

June 15 1888

8897

Dodd

John

Cook

Robbery 2 yrs

22

5ft 5

?

Med Dark

Hazel

Brown

Wisconsin

Sailor

 

Catholic

R&W 3 3/4 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 16

England

England

16

Married no child

Mar 14 1898

May 28 1890

305

Dodge

Allen

Vermilion

Burglary 1 yr

17

1 m 71

?

Md Dark

Dk Slate Blue

Dk Blond

Indiana

Farming

 

Christian

Common

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 1

Ohio

Ohio

13

Single

Apr 27 1891

Apr 7 1887

8225

Dodge

Smith

Mercer

Larceny 1 yr

27

5ft 11 3/4

186

Fair

Blue

Brown

Indiana

Laborer

2nd term see 5691 & see 9191

None

Illiterate

Intemperate

Mother living father before he was born

Unknown

Kentucky

27

Single

Mar 7 1888

April 3 1855

1704

Dodson

John

Sangamon

Larceny 1 year from 31st

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

July 5, 1856 discharged

June 25 1889

9604

Dodson

Luther

Macon

Grand Larceny 3 yrs

20

5ft 6 1/2

?

Fair

Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

None

R&W 2 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Illinois

Illinois

20

Single

Dec 24 1891

Oct 19 1886

7890

Doer or Doir

C.E.

Cass

Forgery 2 yrs

21

5ft 9 1/4

165

Fair

Blue

Brown

Virginia

Engineer

 

Methodist

R & W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Penn

Penn

21

Single

Jacksonville Nov 4 1886 Discharged 7/12/32

June 20 1853

1309

Doherty

Daniel

Cook

larceny 1 year

25

 

 

 

 

 

Illinois

Carpenter

 

Catholic

can read & write

has drank to excess

parents living

 

 

 

Wife in Chicago

June 20, 1854

May 28 1891

1063

Dolan

Michael

Adams

Grand Larceny 1 yr

27

1 m 70

?

Med Light

Murky Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Fireman

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

17

Single

Apr 27 1892

May 29 1888

8863

Dolan (Alias John Grady

Owen

Cook

Burglary 7 yrs

25

5ft 5 3/4

?

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

3rd Term 7463

Catholic

R&W 2 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 6 Mother died age 18

Ireland

Ireland

17

Single

Feb 27 1893

Feby 4 1886

7463

Dolan (Alias John Grady)

Owen

Cook

burglary, 1 yr

20

5'6 1/4"

140

med fair

blue

brown

Illinois

laborer

2d term see 6087. See 8863

Catholic

R&W, 3 yrs

intemperate

no, father 5 yrs, mother 17

Ireland

Ireland

17

Spouse

par'd June 25 1860

June 10 1886

7705

Domavon (Alias Dunn

James

Cook

Burglary 4 yr

23

5ft 7 34

140

Dark

Dk Gray

Dark

Ohio

Brush Maker

2nd term see #5571

Catholic

Common 8 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

18

Single

Aug 10 1889

Feby 3 1886

7457

Dominico

Dezzutti

Will

manslaughter, 4 yrs

21

5'6 3/4"

170

dark

dk brown

nearly black

Italy

coalminer

 

Catholic

R&W, 7 yrs

intemperate

yes

Italy

Italy

20

No

July 12 1932 opinion 4101, escaped Feb 16 1859

Jan 25 1892

1495

Donahue

Charles

Cook

Burglary 7 yrs

44

1 m 66

?

Med

Lt Slate Blue

Gray Mix Dk Chest

Massachusetts

Glass Blower

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 9

Ireland

Ireland

20

Single

Died Mar 26 1894

May 16 1891

1036

Donahue

Thomas

Cook

Robbery 1 yr

18

1 m 65

?

Md Dark

Violet Blue

Med Chest

Pennsylvania

Peddler

see 8152

None

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

16

Single

Apr 21 1892

June 21 1858

70

Donnivan

John

Cook

Larceny

50

5 5 1/4

 

Light

Gray

Auburn

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

Read and Write

Intemp

Mother

Wife

 

 

 

 

Jun. 21, 1858

2801

Donnivan

John

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

19

5' 3-3/4"

 

Fair

Hazel

Dk Black

New York

Sailor

 

Catholic

Can Read but Not Write

Has not drank to excess

Mother in New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

At Joliet

May 1 1857

64

Donovan

John

Stephenson

Robbery

19

5 3 3/4

 

Fair

Hazel

Dark

NY

Sailor

 

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

No

 

 

No

par'd Jan 21 1863

Nov 24 1857

2578

Donovan

John C.

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

28

5' 7-?/4

 

Fair

Gray

Brown

Ireland

Teamster

 

 

Read & Write

Intemperate

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Escaped July 6 1858

Mar 23 1887

8204

Donovan

Joseph

Iroquois

Rape 1 yr

18

5ft 7 3/4

125

Fair

Gray

Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

Christain

Common 10 yrs

Abstient

Yes

Kentucky

North Carolina

18

Single

Feb 324 1888

Dec 20 1888

9222

Donovan (Alias Michael Feely

John

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

29

5ft 4 1/2

?

Md Dark

Blue

Brown

New York

Teamster

2nd Term see 542 see 6990 C

Catholic

Common 8 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 5

Ireland

Ireland

22

Single

Nov 19 1889


Nov 19 1888

9137

Dooley

Ed

Cook

Robbery 1 yr

37

5ft 9 3/4

?

Dark

Dark

Nearly Black

Massachusetts

Laborer

see 9934

Catholic

R&W 4 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 25

Ireland

Ireland

16

Single

Oct 19 1889

 

Dec 10 1887

8552

Doran

Margaret

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

37

5ft 6 1/2

140

Dark

Gray

Dark Gray

Canada

General Housework

 

Catholic

R&W 4 yrs

Abstinent

Father Don't Know Mother Don't Know

16

France

France

Married 1 child

Nov 10 1888

 

Apr 6 1891

970

Doran

William

Cook

Confidence Game 2 yrs

52

1 m 74

?

Md Dark

Azure Blue

Gray Mix Med Chest

Ireland

Newspaper Reporter

2nd Term 9380

Episcopal

Collegiate

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

25

Widow no child

Jan 5 1893

 

Nov 4 1857

71

Doras, (Alias McGoven

James

Cook

Assault to murder

26

5 11

 

Light

Hazel

Brown

Canada

Wood Chopper

 

None

Read and Write

Intemp

Yes

Wife

 

 

Wife

par'd april 26 1859

 

Dec 22 1889

9225

Dorion

Charles

Kankakee

Forgery 5 yrs

35

5ft 4 1/4

?

Light

Blue

Blond

Illinois

Clerk

 

Catholic

High 10 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Canada

Canada

32

Married 2 child

Pardoned Apr 22 1891

 

Dec 23 1891

1407

Dorn

Fred

Cook

Assault to rape 6 yrs

23

1 m 69

?

Med Light

Lt Slate Blue

Med Chest

New York

Brakeman

 

Presbyterian

R&W

Intemperate

Yes

Switzerland

New York

21

Single

Mar 22 1896

 

Nov 5 1885

7299

Dorney

Thomas

Cook

larceny, 1 yr

29

5'10 1/2"

150

med dark

blue

brown

Maryland

plasterer

2d term see 5722

Catholic

R&W, 8 yr

intemperate

no, father 25 yr, mother 23 yr

Ireland

do

22

single

Jul 27 1888

 

Oct 13 1891

1263

Dorry

Alfred

Adams

Burglary 1 yr

19

1 m 71

?

Md Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Med Chest

Missouri

Laborer

 

Catholic

Illiterate

Moderate

Yes

Indiana

Kentucky

19

Single

Sep 12 1892

 

Feb 8 1889

9329

Dorsen

Samuel

Macon

Burglary & Larceny 3 yrs

32

5ft 8

?

Md Dark

Blue

Brown

Missouri

Tinner

 

None

R&W 4 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 13

Virginia

Virginia

15

Single

Aug 7 1891

 

Apr 6 1891

951

Dorsey

William

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

25

1 m 61

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate Blue

Lt Chest

Pennsylvania

Press Feeder

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Germany

20

Single

Mar 5 1892

 

Nov 8 1886

7941

Dorsey

William

DeKalb

Burglary & Larceny 3 yrs

27

5ft 9 1/2

163

Negro

Black

Black

Ohio

Hostler

see #7285C

None

Illiterate

Intemperate

No Father age 19 Mother age 23

Ohio

Penn

25

Single

May 8 1889

 

Nov 18 1854

1614

Dougherty

Campbell

Cook

having in possession court money with intent to ?

26

5' 5 3/4"

 

light

blue

light brown

Ohio

farmer

 

Methodist

can read & write

never drank to excess

Parents in Ohio

 

 

 

wife in Ohio

Sept 29, 1856 discharged

 

Mar 10 1887

8182

Dougherty

Eugene

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

28

5ft 5 3/4

128

Dark

Gray

Nearly Black

Illinois

Marble Worker

#rd term see 5394

Catholic

Common 14 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living father died age 21

New York

Ireland

21

Single

Sep 10 1889

 

Sept 20 1858

67

Dougherty

John

Mercer

Assault to murder

22

5 8 1/2

 

Light

Blue

Light

NY

Laborer

 

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

No

 

 

single

July 15, 1889

 

Jan 12 1889

9265

Doughterty

Milton J

U S N D Ill

Violating Postal Laws 3 yrs

25

5ft 7 1/2

?

Md Dark

Blue

Brown

Indiana

Druggist

 

None

Common 10 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Ohio

Washington DC

18

Widow

Sep 15 1891

 

May 8 1890

273

Douglas

Charles

Sangamon

Burglary & Larceny 5 yrs

48

1 m 75

?

Dark

Murky Blue

Lt Chest

New York

Hostler

 

Methodist

R&W

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 40

New York

New York

18

Married 5 child

Feb 7 1894

 

June 8 1849

788

Douglas

Charles

Macon

larceny - 3 yrs

22

5'7"

 

light

grey

light

Rhode Island (in IL 6 mos)

steward on the River

 

none

can read/write

temperate

mother in Ohio

 

 

 

Spouse and 2 Children

par'd Oct 18 1859

 

April 28 1854

1479

Douglas

Hamilton

Dupage

larceny 1 year

30

5' 7 3/4"

 

light

dark gray

light

New Jersey

 

 

no church

can read & write

has drank to excess

Mother living in Illinois

 

 

 

single

Nov 24, 1854

 

Dec 22 1857

2605

Douglas

Henry

St. Clair

Larceny - 5 yrs

20

5' 8-1/2"

 

Black/Thick Lips (Negro)

Black

Black Kinky

Missouri

Teamster

 

Baptist

Can Read, cannot write

Not Intemp

Mot. In St. Clair Co., IL

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Joliet July 7 1860

 

Oct 29 1890

593

Douglas

Neil

Sangamon

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

16

1 m 52

?

Dark

Maroon Gray

Lt Chest

Alabama

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W

Abstinent

Yes

Alabama

Alabama

16

Single

Sep 28 1891

 

July 12 1887

8334

Douglas

Fred

Knox

Larceny 2 yrs

45

5ft 2 3/4

151

Negro

Dk Brown

Black

Alabama

Laborer

2 yrs at Jefferson City

Baptist

Illiterate

Abstinent

Yes

25

North Carolina

North Carolina

Married 5 child

Apr 121889

 

Oct 19 1887

8444

Douglas

W

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

22

5ft 8 1/2

134

Fair

Blue

Brown

Michigan

Knitter

2nd term #7310 see 9245

Methodist

Common 4 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 2 Mother died age 3

3

England

Scotland

Single

Sept 19 1888

 

Dec 24 1888

9245

Douglas (Alias William Wright

William

Cook

Burglary 20 yrs

23

5ft 8 3/4

?

Fair

Blue

Brown

Michigan

Machinist

3rd Term 8444 see 7564 C

None

R& W 5 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 1/2 Mother died age 3

England

New York

3

Single

Pardoned Feb 19 1895

 

June 15 1858

2784

Douglass

Benjamin (aka James)

Will

Burglary - 1 yr

52

5' 9"

 

Black Negro has had small pox

Black

Grey Kink

New York

Cook

 

None

Cannot Read nor Write

not intemp

Mother in New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Dischgd. May 27 / 59

 

Sept 21 1853

1359

Douglass

William

Cook

Assault to Murder 17 years

35

5' 8"`

 

light, has a scar on his forehead

dark gray

black

Scotland

Clerk

5 yrs for Robbery and 2 for Murder

Catholic

can read & write

never drank to excess

Mother living Scotland

 

 

 

single

Joliet June 30, 1860

 

Mar 3 1886

7537

Doutie (Alias Chas. Robuge & Hercules Sontan)

Louis

Cook

robbery - 4 yr

23

5'9 3/4"

173

dark

gray

black

France

clerk

2d term see 6503

Catholic

common, 9 yrs

abstinent

father living, mother age 12

France

France

20

No

Discharged Jan 22 1859

 

Oct 11 1858

252

Dowd

John

Cook

Larceny

24

5 6

 

Dark

Black

Black

Ireland

Laborer

-

Catholic

No

Intemp

Yes

 

 

 

No

Discharged Feb 19 1863

 

April 8 1859

281

Downer, aka Killmore

James C., aka John

Will

Larceny

21

5 5 1/2

 

Light

Gray

Dark

AL

Shoe Maker

 

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

 

 

 

single

Kankake Sept 30 1889. Retn'd Jan 24 1890 do not discharge own time on number 8992 'A'. Kankakee Feb. 18 1890. Discharged July 12 1932.

 

Oct 8 1885

7202

Downs

John

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

30

5' 9"

 

md dark

blue

brown

Ireland

Clerk

 

Catholic

10 yrs

intemperate

don't know

Ireland

do

25

No

par'd Feb 22 1864

 

Oct 8 1885

7187

Downs

Patrick

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

45

5' 7"

180

Sandy

hazel

sandy

Ireland

Fi??man

 

Catholic

illiterate. No school

moderate

yes

Ireland

Ireland

14

single

Par'd. Dec. 22, 1869

 

April 25 1854

1478

Dox

Roben L.

Stark

larceny 1 year

24

5' 8"

 

light

blue

light brown

Virginia

Farmer

 

no church

can not read or write

never drank to excess

Parents living in Ohio

 

 

 

Wife living in Stark County

discharged April 25, 1855

 

July 23 1886

7774

Doyle

Charles

Menard

Burglary 2 yr 6 mo

37

5ft 3 12

124

Dark

Dk Hazel

Dk Gray

New York

Harness Maker

 

Baptist

Common 7 yrs

Moderate

No Father age 36 Mother age 35

New York

New York

23

Single

Sep 7 1888

 

Sep 22 1890

500

Doyle

John

Tazewell

Assault to rape 1 yr

36

1 m 68

?

Dark

Azure Blue

Dk Chest

New York

Bricklayer

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father died age 36 Mother died age 21

Ireland

Ireland

21

Married 1 child

Aug 21 1891

 

Mar 30 1891

926

Doyle

William

Fulton

Adultery & Incest 1 yr

31

1 m 71

?

Med Light

Gray Murky Blue

Lt Chest

Illinois

Brick layer

2nd Term 8018

Christian

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 21 Mother died age 22

Ohio

New York

19

Separated no child

Feb 28 1892

 

Dec 9 1886

8018

Doyle

William

Macon

Assault to kill 2 yrs

27

5ft 7 1/2

140

Sandy

Blue

Brown

Ohio

Mason

See 926C

Christian

R&W 4 yrs

Intemperate

Father age 10 Mother age 13

Ireland

New York

13

Married

Sep 9 1888

 

Dec 9 1886

8018

Doyle

William

Macon

Assault to kill 2 yrs

27

5ft 7 1/2

140

Sandy

Blue

Brown

Ohio

Mason

See 926C

Christian

R&W 4 yrs

Intemperate

Father age 10 Mother age 13

Ireland

New York

13

Married

Sep 9 1888

 

June 21 1889

9595

Doyle (Alias Holly Hinds

Holly

Knox

Manslaughter 10 yrs commuted to 7 yrs 8 mos June 6 1894

21

5ft 8 1/2

?

Fair

Hazel

Lt Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

Methodist

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 17

Kentucky

Ohio

25

Single

July 20 1894

 

Jan 17 1857

62

Drake

Francis F.

Cook, R6

Manslaughter

20

5 7

 

Dark

Gray

Black

NY

Joiner

 

None

Read and Write

Temp

No

No

 

 

single

Mar 15 1887

 

Aug 26 1886

7805

Drake

William

Mason

Incest 2 yrs

54

5ft 10

162

Lt Sandy

Gray

Lt Sandy

Ohio

None

 

Methodist

Illiterate

Intemperate

No Father age 24 Mother age 25

Ohio

Ohio

10

Married 3 child

May 26 1888

 

June 22 1891

1130

Dram

Frank

Henry

Burglary & Larceny 2 yrs

36

1 m 39

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate

Lt Chest

Austria

Book Binder

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father died age 6 Mother died age 11

Austria

Austria

21

Single

Mar 21 1893

 

Oct 24 1853

1391

Drapeny

William

Clinton

Larceny 3 years

18

5' 8"

 

light

blue

Brown

Germany

Farmer

 

Lutheran

can read

no

not living

 

 

 

 

Oct 24, 1854

 

Oct 26 1885

7263

Dreher

Otto

Menard

forgery 1 yr

20

5'4 3/4"

142

fair

blue

brown

New York

Butcher

 

Lutheran

common school, 7 yrs

abstinent

yes

France

Germany

20

No

par'd Feb 15 1859

 

Nov 11 1891

1323

Driscoll

Dennis

Cook

Robbery 1 yr

22

1 m 64

?

Med

Gray Y lim

Lt Chest

Illinois

Can Maker

 

Catholic

Common

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 15

Ireland

Ireland

22

Single

Oct 10 1892

 

July 12 1887

8333

Driscoll

Edward

Knox

Burglary 1 yr 6 mos

29

5ft 7

162

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Massachusetts

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 5 yrs

Intemperate

Father living Mother died age 12

15

Ireland

Ireland

Single

Jan 11 1890

 

June 13 1854

68

Droomay

Simon

Hancock

Manslaughter

25

5 2 1/2

 

Light

Blue

Dark Brown

Ireland

Laborer

 

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

Mother

No

 

 

married, 1 child

Died Apl 3, 1888

 

Mar 10 1887

8195

Drummond

James

McLean

Burglary & Larceny 10 yrs

21

5ft 8 1/4

150

Med Dark

Hazel

Broown

Kansas

Waiter

 

Catholic

Read 3 yr

Abstient

Father living mother age 16 yrs

Pennsylvania

Kentucky

16

Single

Died Nov 30 1889

 

Sept 1 1854

1538

Drumond

Margaret

Cook

Larceny 1 year

22

4' 8 1/4"

 

light freckled

dark gray

dark brown

Ireland

 

 

Catholic

can read & write

has drank to excess

Parents in Ireland

 

 

 

widow

Sept 1, 1855 sentence expired

 

Nov 10 1854

1603

Drumond

Samuel

Madison

Larceny 2 years 6 months

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 6, 1857 discharged

 

March 30 1853

1253

Drunley

Thomas

St. Clair

Larceny 7 years

21

 

 

light

blue

brown

England

Butcher

 

Episcopal

can read & write

never drank to excess

 

 

 

 

Wife

March 15, 1858

 

Mar 10 1858

2679

Drury

John

Boone

Larceny & Rec of Stolen Goods - 1-1/2 yrs

25

5' 7"

 

Florid

Blue

Auburn

New York

Carriage trimmer & finisher

 

Baptist

Read & Write

Not Intemp

Mot. In New York

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Dischg. Sept 9 1959 - Pardoned by Governor

 

Aug 5 1891

1171

Dryer

Benjamin

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

30

1 m 49

?

Med Fair

Dk Slate Blue

Med Chest

Germany

Druggist

 

Jewish

High

Abstinent

Yes

Germany

Germany

24

Married 2 child

July 14 1892

 

July 24 1888

8967

Duane (Alias James Flauerty

James

Cook

Larceny 8 yrs

53

5ft 6 1/4

?

Dark

Blue

Brown

Ireland

Marble polisher

3rd Term 5334

Catholic

Illiterate

Abstinent

Father died age 24 Mother died age 23

Ireland

Ireland

16

Single

Oct 23 1893

 

Nov 27 1888

9174

Dubois (Alias George Williams, Frank Ward

Frank

Lake

Burglary & Larceny 5 yrs

33

5ft 8

?

Dark

Gray Hazel

Dark

New York

Laborer

3rd Term 8510

Methodist

Common 8 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 3 Mother died age 10

France

New York

7

Single

Aug 26 1892

 

June 10 1886

7706

Duff

Albert M

Cook

Larceny 4 yr

24

5ft 10 14

165

Sandy

G Hazel

Brown

New York

Painter

2nd term see 4890 & #109

Methodist

Common 14 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Scotland

Scotland

13

Married

Aug 20 1889

 

Oct 27 1888

9114

Duff

Anderson

McLean

Manslaughter 5 yrs

45

5ft 10

?

Negro

Brown

Black

Kentucky

Laborer

 

Congregational

Read 2 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 17

Kentucky

Virginia

21

Married no child

July 26 1892

 

Dec 2 1885

7359

Duff (Alias Dou Doffe)

John

Dekalb

horse stealing 3 yr

25

5' 7 1/4"

162

med dark

gr blue

dk brown

Illinois

laborer

2d term, see 4985

Catholic

read, 0 yrs

intemperate

mother living, father 15 yrs

Ireland

do

10

single

Oct 21 1886

 

Aug 17 1891

1173

Duffy

Thomas

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

34

1 m 63

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate Blue

Dk Chest

Ireland

Baker

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father died age 14 Mother died age 18

Ireland

Ireland

22

Single

July 16 1892

 

Oct 19 1887

8449

Duffy

Thomas

Cook

Assualt with intent to rape 5 yrs

34

5ft 4 3/4

150

Sandy

Blue

Brown

New York

Baker

 

Catholic

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father die age 30

16

New York

Ireland

Single

July 241891

 

June 13 1889

9568

Duffy (Alias Patrick Clark

Patrick

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

31

5ft 11

?

Dark

Blue

Nearly Black

Massachusetts

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 6 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 10

Ireland

Ireland

15

Single

May 12 1890

 

Jany 12 1886

7429

Dunbar

J.H.

Johnson, Wyoming Ty

Selling mortgaged property by mortgagor, 3 yrs from Dec. 29, 1885

30

5'10"

148

sandy

blue

light

Iowa

laborer

 

Methodist

r&W, 1 yr

abstinent

mother living, father 11 yrs

Illinois

Illinois

30

No

par'd May 2 1860

Guilty

Feb 23 1854

1452

Dunkin

Patrick

LaSalle

Manslaughter 1 year

?

5' 7"

 

dark

blue

black sprinkled with gray

Ireland

Mason

 

 

can read & write

has drank to excess

Parents living in Ireland

 

 

 

wife in LaSalle County

July 23, 1855 discharged

Oct 6 1885

7180

Dunlap

Frank

McDonough

Burglary 1 yr 6 mos

25

5' 7 1/2"

153

med fair

grayish

brown

Illinois

Farm hand

2nd term see #5366

Baptist

8 yrs

moderate

yes

Ohio

Illinois

25

Wife

par'd Sept 29, 1858

Feb 17 1888

8651

Dunn

John

Will

Larceny 3 yrs

25

5ft 6 1/4

154

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

Catholic

R&W 6 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

22

Single

Jan 1 1889

May 8 1889

9508

Dunn

William

Cook

Robbery 1 yr

21

5ft 11 1/2

?

Med Fair

Lt Gray

Brown

Ohio

Shoemaker

4 yrs at Pontiac

Catholic

R&W 2

Intemperate

Father died age ? Mother died age ?

Ireland

Ireland

?

Single

Apr 7 1890

Nov. 24 1857

2584

Dunn aka Breslin

John

Cook

Larceny - 3 yrs

22

5' 4-1/4"

 

Fair

Blue

Dark

Ireland

Tin Smith

 

Catholic

Cannot read or write

Not intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Has Wife

Taken to Joliet May 22 1858

Nov 24 1857

63

Dunn, (Alias Breslin

John

Cook, R6

Larceny

22

5 4 1/4

 

Fair

Blue

Dark

Ireland

Tinsmith

 

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

No

Wife

 

 

single

July 16, 1890

Mar 26 1888

8738

Durand

Charles

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

17

5ft 8 1/4

142

Fair

Blue

Lt Brown

Illinois

Machinist

 

Baptist

R&W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Illinois

New York

9

Single

Dec 25 1889

Nov 18 1885

7337

Durbin

Charles

Macon

murder 21yrs

28

5'6"

145

slightly sandy

blue

brown

Illinois

farming

 

Methodist

R*&W, 1 yr

moderate

mother living, father 23 yrs

Ohio

do

15

single

Dec 25 1886

Mar 23 1891

919

Durfee

Roney

Hancock

Burglary 2 yrs

21

1 m 72

?

Md Dark

Gray Y

Med

Illinois

Farmer

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Illinois

Illinois

17

Single

Dec 22 1892

Mar 23 1891

918

Durfey

John

Hancock

Burglary 1 yr

25

1 m 71

?

Lt Med

Dk Slate Blue

Lt Chest

Illinois

Farmer

 

Methodist

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Ohio

Pennsylvania

18

Married 3 child

Feb 22 1892

Oct 31 1887

8486

Durr

Charles

Champaign

Assault to commit Murder

38

5ft 51/2

139

Dark

Lt Hazel

Dk Brown

Pennsylvania

Farming

 

None

Read

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 7

16

Germany

Pennsylvania

Married no child

July 21 1889

May 5 1888

8819

Dusko

Frank

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

26

5ft 5

155

Light

Blue

Lt Brown

Germany

Wire fence worker

 

Catholic

R&W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 3 Mother died age 17

Germany

Germany

16

Married 1 child

Feb 4 1890

Mar 5 1888

8691

Duson

Alexander

Knox

Murder 20 yrs

24

5ft 5 3/4

161

Negro

Dk Brown

Black

Missouri

Laborer

see 7937

Methodist

Read 6 mos

Abstinent

Father died age 14 Mother died age 16

Michigan

Missouri

17

Single

Pardoned June 9 1893

March 25 1858

66

Duval

Leander

U. S. N. D. Court

Passing Counterfeit Money

23

5 9

 

Dark

Hazel

Black

NY

Farmer

 

None

Read and Write

Temp

Mother

No

 

 

single

July 20 1887

Mar 25 1858

2691

Duvall (Devall)

Leander

US Court Northern Dist.

Passing Ctft Gold Coin - 1 yr

23

5' 9"

 

Dark

Hazel

Black

New York

Farmer

 

None

Read & Write

Not Intemp

Moth. In Illinois

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet Aug 19 1858

Oct 2 1885

7162

Dvorak

Frank

Sangamon

Burglary & larceny 1 yr

39

5' 4"

135

Sandy

blue

brown

Bohemia

Engineer

 

Catholic

4 yrs

abstinent

yes

Bohemia

do

14

Wife

March 20 1859

January 8, 1855

1698

D'Wickes

Leonardo

Court of Springfield

violating the mail, 2 years

17

5' 5"

 

light

gray

lt. brown

NY

clerk

 

Presbyterian

yes

no

Father in Chicago

 

 

 

Single

1-9-1856

Oct 16 1891

1279

Dwyer

John

Will

Attempted to commit Burglary 1 yr

21

1 m 71

?

Fair

Azure Blue Purple

Lt Chest

Illinois

Laborer

2nd Term 8645 see 2417

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

18

Single

Sep 25 1892

Nov 22 1890

636

Dwyer

Michael

La Salle

Larceny 3 yrs

48

1 m 59

?

Md Dark

Murky Blue

Chest m

Oregon

Sailor

 

Catholic

Read

Intemperate

Father died age infant Mother died age infant

Ireland

Ireland

12

Single

June 2 1891

Dec 31 1890

711

Dyckman

Louis

Cook

Manslaughter 1 yr

37

1 m 65

?

Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Chest Med

Germany

Butcher & Shoemaker

 

Lutheran

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 36 Mother died age 30

Germany

Germany

18

Separated 1 child

Nov 29 1891

March 15 1855

1695

Dye

Rebecca

Fulton

Murder 5 years

32

 

 

dark

gray

black

Pennsylvania

 

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

father in Illinois

 

 

 

 

Jan 5, 1858 discharged

April 28 1868

4577

Dyer

Charles

Fulton

Larceny - 6yrs

23

5' 10"

 

Dark

Grey

Black

Ohio

Carpenter

 

None

Read and Write

 

living

 

 

 

married - 3 children

Par'd. Jan. 10, 1869

Feby 4 1886

7477

Dyer

Charles

Cook

burglary, 4 yrs

18

5'5 1/2'

160

mulatto

light

black

Indiana

farm hand

 

Methodist

R&W, 8 yrs

abstinent

father living, mother 12 yrs

Virginia

Illinois

17

single

Aug 8 1888

July 14 1888

8955

Dyer

William

Johnson Wyoming

Burglary 1 yr

22

6ft

?

Negro

Maroon

Black

Missouri

Farming

 

Methodist

Read 1 yr

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 1

Missouri

Missouri

15

Single

June 14 1889

Oct 7 1886

7845

Dynik?

Vadar

Cook

Assault to Kill 1 yr

30

5ft 6

136

Sandy

Blue

Brown

Bohemia

Baker & Painter

 

Catholic

Common 6 yr

Moderate

Yes

Austria

Austria

24

Married 2 child

Sep 7 1887

Oct 22 1886

7900

Dyson

Thomas

McHenry

Burglary & Larceny 2 yrs

20

5ft 9 3/4

152

Dark

Blue

Brown

Tennessee

Axe Handle Maker

 

Presbyterian

R & W 5 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father age 5

Penn

Penn

19

Single

July 22 1888

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