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

Natio
nality

Occu
pation

Other
Prisons
Recom
mitants

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

Feb 1 1887

8089

Pace

William

Adams

Burglary 1 yr

23

5ft 7 1/2

100

Negro

Black

Black

Illinois

Waiter

 

Methodist

Common 8yrs

Intimperate

Mother living Father age 2

Missouri

Missouri

23

Single

Jan 1 1888

Nov 12 1886

7953

Page

Charles

Grundy

Burglary 1 yr

43

5ft 8 3/4

158

Dark

Black

Dark

Germany

Harness Maker

 

Lutheran

Common 8 yrs

Intemperate

Father age 10 Mother age 22

Germany

Germany

26

Single

Oct 12 1887

Oct 2 1885

7164

Page

Cornelius

Sangamon

Larceny 3 yrs

22

5' 8 1/2"

160

med. Dark

hazel

hazel

Ohio

Laborer

 

Catholic

illiterate. No yrs

abstinent

yes

Ohio

do

20

single

Nov 24 1887

May 1 1857

166

Page

William F.

Stephenson

Forgery

22

5 8

 

Light

Hazel

Auburn

Ohio

Farmer

 

None

Read

Temp

Brother

 

 

 

Wife

Sept 20 1859

Nov 2 1888

9120

Pagett

James W

Macon

Robbery & Grand Larceny 1 yr

25

5ft 10 1/2

?

Light

Blue

Dk Blonde

Virginia

Farming

 

Methodist

R&W 4 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 17

Virginia

Virginia

17

Married no child

Oct 2 1889

June 15 1888

8899

Pahodny

Francis

Cook

Rape 12 yrs

33

5ft 4 1/2

?

Med Sallow

Hazel

Brown

Bohemia

Musician

 

Catholic

Common 7 1/2 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 30

Germany

Germany

15

Single

Pardoned Oct 12 1891

Feb 7 1889

9324

Palmer (Alias Samuel Farmer

Samuel

Sangamon

Burglary & Larceny 2 yrs

30

5ft 9 3/4

?

Negro

Dark

Black

Missouri

Laborer

3rd Term 7840 see 2289

Methodist

R&W 5 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 14

Missouri

Virginia

13

Separated no child

Nov 6 1890

Sept 27 1855

1846

Pan---

Edward

Cook

Larceny 2 years

22

5' 8 1/4"

 

light

gray

brown

Pennsylvania

book keeper

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

has parents ?

 

 

 

single

discharged Sept 21, 1857

July 6 1886

7760

Panton

George

Boone

Murder Life commented from Hanging

38

5ft 3 14

120

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

Methodist

Common 12 yrs

Moderate

Yes

England

NY

24

Widower 1 child

Elgin Mar 20 1887 Returned Nov 21 1887 Kantake 111May???? Returned June 19 1889 Elgin June 13 1890 Dischg. 7/14/32

June 8 1887

8300

Paradise

James

Cook

Larceny 3 yrs

31

5ft 6 3/4

160

Dark

Hazel

Black

Italy

Laborer

 

Catholic

Read

Abstinent

Father died 3 Mother died 28

Italy

Italy

24

Separated 1 child

Dec 16 1889

Oct 13 1888

9058

Paranro (Alias Joseph Clark

Joseph

Cook

Burglary 4 yrs

33

5ft 4 1/4

?

Sandy

Blue

Sandy Brown

New York

Laborer

5 times at Sing Sing, 1 yr at Albany

Presbyterian

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 7 Mother died age 16

New York

New York

15

Married 3 child

Dec 12 1891

July 31 1886

7777

Parcell

John C

Fremont, Wyoming Terr.

Grand Larceny 3 yr

34

5ft 9 12

165

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

West Virginia

Miner

 

Protestant

Common 5 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father age 10

Virginia

Ireland

27

Single

Mar 11 1889

Sept 21 1887

8374

Park

Thomas

Sangamon

Forgery 1 yr

21

6ft 1 3/4

155

Fair

Blue

Brown

Kentucky

Farming

 

Methodist

Common 5 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 17

14

Kentucky

Kentucky

Single

Aug 21 1888

Dec 24 1888

9242

Parker

Henry

Cook

Manslaughter 7 yrs

48

5ft 5 3/4

?

Fair

Blue

Brown

England

Engineer

 

Presbyterian

R&W 3 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 5 Mother died age 5

England

Ireland

5

Separated 2 child

Sep 23 1893

Aug 1 1890

446

Parker

Peter C

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

28

1 m 77

?

Light

Maroon

Chest m

Germany

Bookkeeper

 

Catholic

High

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 17

Germany

Germany

19

Separated no Child

June 30 1891

Dec 23 1886

8028

Parker

Thomas

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

19

5ft 11 1/4

160

Med Fair

Brown

Dk Brown

New York

Laborer

 

Catholic

Common 7 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

Germany

Canada

15

Single

Nov 23 1887

Mar 7 1891

883

Parker

William

Champaign

Larceny 3 yrs

20

1 m 67

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Farmer

 

Baptist

Illiterate

Abstinent

Yes

United States

United States

12

Single

Sep 6 1893

Oct 4 1887

8402

Parker

William

Adams

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

24

5ft 5 1/4

120

Fair

Chestnut

Brown

Canada

Laborer

2nd term #5961

Methodist

R&W 3 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 8 Mother died age 23

23

Canada

Canada

Married 1 child

Sept 4 1888

May 28 1886

7672

Parkins

Archie

Kane

Burglary 5 yr 2 indictments

18

5 ft 11

150

Sandy

Lt Hazel

Red Sandy

Illinois

Laborer

1 yr at Pontiac

Methodist

R & W 5 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father age 8

Canada

Canada

16

Single

Feb 27 1890

May 25 1889

9538

Parkinson

Joseph

Cook

Rape 18 yrs

58

5ft 5 1/2

?

Light

Blue

White Flaxen

Ireland

Blacksmith

 

Catholic

R&W 6 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 10 Mother died age 12

Ireland

Ireland

12

Widow 3 child

Jan 24 1891

Mar 5 1889

9381

Parks

James

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

27

5ft 4 1/2

?

Lt Sandy

Blue

Sandy Brown

Canada

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 2 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Canada

15

Single

Sep 3 1891

Feb 15 1854

1439

Parmonte (Alias Miller)

Paul

Cook

Larceny 3 years

43

5' 10 3/4"

 

light

blue

dark brown

Germany

Architect

 

Catholic

can read & write

 

none living

 

 

 

single

Feb 15, 1857

Mar 30 1886

7580

Parry

William

Stark

burglary & larceny, 3 yrs

26

5'8

165

fair

gray

aub brown

England

coal-miner

 

Baptist

common, 8 yrs

abstinent

mother living, father, 22 yrs

England

England

19

single

July 30, 1887

Feb 7 1889

9315

Parsons

Richard

Cook

Larceny 2 yrs

23

5ft 6 1/4

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

England

Porter

see 1933

Episcopal

Common 8 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Wales

Wales

20

Single

Dec 10 1890

? 23 1853

1401

Par-s-ons

Joseph

Kane

Burglery 2 1/2 years

 

5' 7 1/4"

 

light

blue

brown

England

Black Smith

 

no church

can read & write

Never drank to excess

living in Ohio

 

 

 

single

Died Oct 8, 1854

Sept 1 1887

8358

Partlow

James R

Henderson

Burglary 1 yr

19

5ft 7 1/2

149

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Indiana

Farming

 

Methodist

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 15

16

Indiana

Indiana

Single

Aug 1 1888

Oct 24 1854

1591

Pastel

Henry

Cook

Robbery 10 years

19

5' 10 1/2"

 

light

dark gray

brown

New York

Horse Trainer

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

Mother in Buffalo

 

 

 

single

Sept 5, 1857 Discharged

Nov 2 1885

7287

Patch

Sylvester

Marshall

burglary & larcenty, 1 yr

18

5'9 1/2"

146

med sandy

blue

auburn

Illinois

farming

 

Methodist

R&W, 8 yr

abstinent

yes

N.Y.

do

18

 

July 13 1859

Nov 2 1885

7288

Patch

William

Marshall

burglary & larcenty, 1 yr

20

5'7 3/4"

135

med dark

blue

dk brown

Wisconsin

farming

 

Methodist

R&W 8 yr

abstinent

yes

N.Y.

do

20

single

Jany 1 1887

Oct 12 1891

1260

Pater

William Austin

Champaign

Bigamy 2 yrs

43

1 m 69

?

Md Dark

Dk Slate Blue

Gray Mix Med Chest

England

Farmer

 

Methodist

R&W

Abstinent

Father died age 12 Mother died age 33

England

England

12

Married 1 child

July 11 1893

Jan 7 1888

8596

Patrick

George

Laramie Wyoming

Robbery 3 yrs from July 27 1887

27

5ft 3 3/4

134

Mulatto

Hazel

Black

Kentucky

Saloon Keeper

 

Baptist

R&W 5 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died Don't Know

 

Kentucky

Kentucky

Single

Jan 261890

Oct 24 1854

1587

Patterson

Andrew

Cook

Embezzlement 2 years

28

5' 4"

 

light florid

dark hazel

dark brown

Pennsylvania

Salesman

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

Parents living in ?

 

 

 

wife in **inc*nante

May 26, 1855 pardoned

Oct 31 1887

8482

Patterson

Charles

Macon

Burglary 2 yrs

27

6ft 1

163

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Ohio

Boot treer

 

Methodist

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 10

18

Ohio

Ohio

Single

July 31 1889

Jany 25 1886

7441

Patterson

George

Marshall

burglary, 1 yr

19

5' 7 1/2"

128

light sandy

blue

light

Illinois

farming

 

Methodist

R&W, 3 yrs

moderate

yes

Ohio

Virginia

18

single

Feb 16 1887

Apr 15 1887

8236

Patterson

Oscar

Stephenson

Larceny 1 yr

26

5ft 5 1/2

151

Dark

Hazel

Nearly Black

Illinois

Brakeman

 

Baptist

Common 14 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Ohio

New York

26

Single

Mar 15 1888

May 15 1890

298

Patterson

William

Cook

Assault with intent to kill 5 yrs 2 indictments

46

1 m 76

?

Med

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

Ohio

Salesman

1 term Bridewell Chicago

Methodist

Common

Intemperate

Father died age 32 Mother died age 7

Scotland

Pennsylvania

18

Separated no child

Feb 14 1894

Dec 7 1891

1375

Patton

James

Carroll

Assault with intent to murder 1 yr 6 mos`

29

1 m 72

?

Md Dark

Maroon Gray Hazel

Dk Chest

Illinois

Farmer

 

Presbyterian

R&W

Moderate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

Died July 3 1892

May 25 1889

9533

Paulson

William

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

32

5ft 4

?

Fair

Blue

Lt Brown

Sweden

Engineer & Watchmaker

 

Lutheran

R&W 7 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Sweden

Sweden

25

Married 2 child

Apr 24 1890

Dec 24 1888

9246

Payne

Jennie

Cook

Robbery 3 yrs

20

5ft 2

?

Negro

Black

Black

Illinois

Chambermaid

 

Baptist

Illiterate

Moderate

Yes

Virginia

Kentucky

20

Single

June 23 1891

Apr 2 1888

8752

Payne

John

Cook

Manslaughter 1 yr

25

5ft 5 1/4

141

Mulatto

Brown

Black

Ohio

Coachman

 

Baptist

R&W 3 1/2 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 1

Ohio

Ohio

14

Single

Mar 2 1889

June 18 1889

9585

Pazel

Joseph

Cook

Rape 2 yrs

62

5ft 6

?

Florid

Slate Blue

Lt Brown

Germany

Teamster

 

Lutheran

Read 3 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 45 Mother died age 47

Germany

Germany

26

Married 1 child

Mar 17 1891

Apr 3 1891

943

Peacock

Philip W

Iroquois

Murder 14 yrs

18

1 m 61

?

Light

Violet Blue

Brick Red

Illinois

Farmer

 

Methodist

R&W

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 17

Canada

United States

15

Single

Died Feb 24 1894

Dec 30 1854

1644

Pearson

Levi S

Gallatin

Forgery 18 months

33 ys

5' 9 3/4"

 

dark

dark hazel

black

Tennessee

farmer

 

no church

can read & write

has drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

single

June 30, 1856 discharged

June 2 1858

2782

Pearson

Thadeus

Crawford

Rape - For his natural Life!

37

5/ 10"

 

Dark

Black

Black

Kentucky

Farmer

 

None

Cannot Read nor Write

Intemp

Mother in Crawford County, Ills.

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet May 22/ 60

Apr 21 1858

2719

Peck

Chester (aka John Jones

Cook

Burglary - 3 yrs

26

5' 9-3/4"

 

Fair

Hazel

Dark Auburn

New York

Boatman

 

None

Read & Write

not Intemp

Parents in Michigan

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Joliet June 15 1859 - Chester Peck is real name.

Sep 24 1890

503

Peck

Oliver

Will

Forgery 1 yr

29

1 m 68

?

Sandy

Violet Blue

Sandy Red

Iowa

Engineer

 

Baptist

Common

Moderate

Father died age 7 Mother died age 22

New York

England

16

Married 1 child

Aug 23 1891

May 15 1890

290

Pellett

Wilber

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

31

1 m 70

?

Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Lt Chest

Illinois

Brakeman

see 1255 C 3 yrs Jefferson City Missouri

None

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 9 Mother died age 3

New York

Illinois

9

Single

Apr 14 1891

Oct 9 1891

1255

Pellett

Wilbur

Lee

Sodomy 1 yr

31

1 m 69

?

Md Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Brakeman

2nd Term 2901

None

Common

Intemperate

Father died age 9 Mother died age 3

New York

Pennsylvania

9

Single

Sep 8 1892

Mar 7 1888

8697

Pender

Patrick

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

32

5ft 5

133

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Wisconsin

Peddler

 

Catholic

Read 6 mos

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 1

Ireland

Ireland

32

Single

Feb 7 1889

June 25 1889

9612

Pender

Patrick

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

34

5ft 5 1/4

?

Md Dark

Blue

Lt Brown

Wisconsin

Peddler

2nd Term 8697

Catholic

R&W 6 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 1

Ireland

Ireland

18

Single

Mar 24 1891

Sep 24 1890

505

Penfold (Alias John H Neff

Alfred

Will

Forgery 2 yrs 6 mos

27

1 m 74

?

Md Dark

Azure Blue

Chest m

Canada

Telegraph Operator

 

Presbyterian

Common

Moderate

Yes

England

Canada

17

Single

Nov 8 1892

Oct 27 1854

1593

Penne*

Burns

Warren

Rape 6 years

40

5' 5 1/2"

 

dark

 

black mixed with gray

Pennsylvania

Farmer and Preacher

 

Christian

can read & write

never drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

wife in F? county

July 27, 1857 Died

Feb 23 1892

1594

Penny

George

Cook

Assault to kill 4 yrs

23

1 m 60

?

Dk Mulatto

Maroon Pure Maroon fr

Black

Louisiana

Waiter

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 7

United States

Louisiana

16

Married no child

Apr 22 1895

Feb 15 1886

7498

Penrose

Edwin

Adams

forgery & fictitious note - 2 yrs, 6 mos

55

6' 1/2

225

dark

blue

dr gray

Penn.

farmer

 

Baptist

common, 3 yrs

abstinent

no - father 35 yrs, mother 23

Penn.

Scotland

34

single

March 29 1850

May 1 1849

778

Pepper (Alias McLain)

John

Richland

larceny - 8 yrs

25

5'11 3/4"

 

light

grey

brown

Missouri (in IL 21 yrs)

farmer

 

none

can read/write

temperate

mother in Pike Co

 

 

 

 

par'd Dec 15 1858

Aug 26 1847

658

Peppers

William

Madison

larceny - ? Yr

32

5'7"

slim

light

blue

brown?

Kentucky

farming

 

none

can read & write

temperate

parents living in Mo

 

 

 

No

Died Jan 28th?, 1859

Sep 1 1890

469

Perkhiser

John

Fulton

Forgery 1 yr

21

1 m 70

?

Med

Lt Slate Blue

Chest m

Indiana

Laborer

 

Methodist

R&W

Moderate

Mother living Father died age infant

Indiana

Indiana

18

Single

July 31 1891

Mar 20 1891

917

Perkins

Charles

Cook

Larceny 2 yrs

29

1 m 62

?

Lt Med

Dk Slate Blue

Med Chest

Ohio

Office Clerk

 

Episcopal

Common

Intemperate

Mother living Father die age 28

New York

New York

20

Single

Dec 19 1892

Oct 2 1888

9042

Perkins

Fred

Adams

Burglary 1 yr

19

5ft 8 1/4

147

?

Hazel

Dark

Illinois

Engineer

 

Methodist

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Rio Janero

Kentucky

19

Single

Sep 2 1889

May 20 1848

718

Peroy (Leroy?)

Mary J.

Cook

larceny - 1 yr

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

No

par'd Dec, 1859

June 30 1890

379

Perrin

Clarence E

U S N D Ill

Violation of Postal Laws 3 yrs

28

1 m 99

?

Med Fair

Hazel

Chest m

Illinois

Shoe Clerk

4th Term 7936 see 2423

Presbyterian

Common

Moderate

Yes

New York

Canada

18

Single

Dec 29 1892

Jan 4 1858

2617

Perrotee

Francis E.

Will

Larceny - 2 yrs from Dec. 23 1857

35

5' 9-1/2"

 

Light

Hazel

Black & Gray

France

Prison Surgeon

 

Methodist & Sons of Temperance

Read & Write

Not Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

None

Pardoned Dec. 22 1859

Dec 12 1888

9200

Perry

Martin Luther

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

29

5ft 4 1/4

?

Negro

Dark

Black

Missouri

Porter

 

Baptist

R&W 4 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 3 Mother died age 1

Missouri

Missouri

3

Single

Nov 11 1889

Apr 2 1888

8762

Pertet

Joseph

Cook

Robery 4 yrs

24

5ft 7 1/4

144

Dark

Hazel

Dark

Wisconsin

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 3 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 14 Mother died age 3

Ireland

Ireland

14

Single

June 1 1891

Feb 23 1891

835

Peters

Charles

McLean

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

45

1 m 62

?

Med Light

Hazel Gray Hazel

Lt Chest

Pennsylvania

Blacksmith

 

Lutheran

Illiterate

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 23

Germany

Germany

21

Separated 7 child

Jan 22 1892

June 23 1888

8915

Peters

Charles

Laramie Wyoming

Forgery 1 yr from June 15 1888

41

5ft 6

?

Dk Sandy

Hazel

Light

Germany

Tailor

 

Lutheran

R&W 4 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 22 Mother died age 20

Germany

Germany

16

Widow 3 child

June 15 1889

Mar 7 1892

1633

Peters

George

Cook

Robbery 5 yrs

25

1 m 70

?

Med

Hazel Gray Slate Blue

Lt Chest

Michigan

Waiter

3 mos in House of Corrections Detroit

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Yes

England

Ohio

15

Married no child

Dec 6 1895

Feb 12 1892

1552

Peters

John D

Winnebago

Larceny 3 yrs

48

1 m 74

?

Md Dark

Violet Blue

Gray Mix Dk Chest

Illinois

Painter

1 yr Anamosa Iowa

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Father died age 12 Mother died age 10

Wales

Pennsylvania

12

Married 5 child

Aug 11 1894

Jan 14 1892

1474

Peterson

Charles

Cook

Rape 6 yrs

21

1 m 73

?

Med

Gray Slate Blue

Lt Chest

Sweden

Farmer

 

Lutheran

R&W

Abstinent

Yes

Sweden

Sweden

21

Single

Apr 13 1896

Nov 26 1888

9158

Peterson

Charles

Cook

Robbery 1 yr

25

5ft 7

?

Md Sandy

Lt Hazel

Brown

Massachusetts

Hardwood finisher

 

None

R&W 4 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 22

Germany

Massachusetts

13

Single

Oct 26 1889

April 17 1854

1477

Peterson

George

Madison

Larceny 2 years

22

6' 4 3/4"

 

light

blue

dark brown

Illinois

Farmer

 

no church

can not read or write

has drank to excess

Mother living in Madison County

 

 

 

wife living in Iowa

Died Aug 6, 1855

Apr 1 1889

9456

Peterson

George

Cook

Larceny 4 yrs

24

5ft 10

?

Med Fair

Gray

Brown

Massachusetts

Laborer

 

None

R&W 3 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 20

Norway

Massachusetts

16

Married 1 child

Jan 31 1892

Jan 14 1892

1473

Peterson

John

Cook

Rape 5 yrs

25

1 m 65

?

Med

Azure Blue fr

Med Chest

Sweden

Laborer

 

Lutheran

Illiterate

Abstinent

Yes

Sweden

Sweden

24

Single

Oct 13 1895

Apr 1 1889

9451

Peterson

John

Cook

Larceny 2 yrs

19

5ft 10

?

Md Dark

Gray Hazel

Brown

Massachusetts

Laborer

 

None

R&W 1 yr

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 13

Norway

Vermont

17

Single

Dec 31 1890

March 21 1854

1460

Peterson

John T.

Cook

Robbery 2 1/2 years

32

5' 10 1/4"

 

dark

black

black

Boston

? maker

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

Parents living in New York

 

 

 

wife in New York

Discharged Sept 26, 1856 by expiration of sentence

Mar 5 1891

868

Peterson

John W

DeKalb

Horse Stealing 3 yrs

43

1 m 70

?

Md Dark

Azure Blue

Med Chest

Norway

Farmer

 

Lutheran

Collegiate

Moderate

Father died age infant Mother died age 32

Norway

Norway

15

Married 1 child

Sep 4 1893

Dec 19 1890

703

Petit

Amasa

Bureau

Forgery 1 yr

33

1 m 67

?

Med

Azure Blue Purple

Lt Chest

Wisconsin

Brick Mason

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Yes

New York

New York

17

Married 2 child

Nov 18 1891

Oct 13 1886

7876

Peyton

Charles

Adams

Burglary 3 yrs

24

5ft 3/4

135

Negro

Black

Black

Missouri

Laborer

2nd term see 5052

Methodist

R & W 3 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father age 1mo

Missouri

Missouri

21

Married

Apr 22 1889

Jan 23 1889

9283

Pfelper

James

Kendall

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

27

5ft 9 1/2

?

Dark

Blue

Dk Brown

Illinois

Farming'

 

None

R&W 6 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Ireland

10

Single

Dec 22 1889

Nov 1 1890

608

Phalen

James

Cook

Assault with intent to kill 2 yrs

34

1 m 68

?

Med Light

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

New York

Brick Burner

 

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 11 Mother died age 5

Ireland

Kentucky

13

Married 1 child

July 31 1892

Dec 3 1857

2600

Phelps

Charles

LaSalle

Larceny - 1 yr

18

5' 7"

 

Fair

Gray

Brown

Ohio

Farmer

 

None

Read & Write

Not Intemp

Moth. In Mich.

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Disch. Dec 3 1858 - Term expired

June 15 1847

656

Phelps

Isaac

Carroll

larceny - 10 yrs

25

5'7" (?)

 

dark

hazel

dark

New York

farming

 

none

can read

 

mother living in Michigan

 

 

 

widower, 1 child

Oct 5, 1886

Oct 10 1890

533

Phelps

James

Macon

Forgery 1 yr

31

1 m 86

?

Dark

Azure Blue

Chest m

Kentucky

Farm Laborer

 

Christian

Common

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 27

Kentucky

Kentucky

22

Single

Sep 9 1891

Aug 5 1886

7798

Philips (Alias Reis Hickey Williams

Walter George George George

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

44

5ft 8

137

Dark

Dark

Black

Vermont

Upholster

3rd term see #6953

Catholic

R & W 6 yrs

Moderate

No Father age 9 Mother age 27

Ireland

Ireland

12

Married 8 child

Feb 5 1889

Oct 12 1885

7226

Phillip

John

Adams

Burglary, 1 yr

29

5' 4 1/4"

125

med dark

hazel

very dark

Austria

stone cutter

 

Catholic

10 yrs

moderate

yes

Germany

do

25

wife in Lee Co.

par'd April 25 1850

Feb 14 1887

8123

Phillips

Benjamin

La Salle

Burglary 1 yr

26

5ft 7 1/2

167

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Mason

 

Presbyterian

Read 1 yr

Intemperate

Mother living father age 16

Mass.

Mass.

16

Separated 1 child

Jan 14 1888

Apr 26 1888

8798

Phillips

E A

Cook

Manslaughter 1 yr

22

5ft 5

139

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

England

Butcher

 

None

R&W 3 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 13

England

England

20

Married 3 child

Mar 26 1889

Apr 8 1886

7602

Phillips

Henry

Cook

burglary, 1 yr

24

5'6 3/4

140

light

blue

brown

Penn.

barkeeper

 

Lutheran

common, 4 yrs

intemperate

yes

Penn.

Penn.

14

married, 10 children

Nov 12 1887

Feb 1 1892

1522

Phillips

Horace C

Peoria

Robbery 2 yrs

37

1 m 66

?

Med

Violet Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Teamster

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Father died age 32 Mother died age 33

Kentucky

Virginia

25

Married 1 child

Nov 7 1893

Oct 23 1852

1175

Phillips

Myran

Marshall

Larceny 2 years

20

 

 

light

gray prominent

brown

New York

black smith

 

no

can read & write

abstinent

parents living in New York

 

 

 

single

April 12, 1853

Sept 20 1887

8365

Philps

William

Boone

Burglary 2 yrs

36

5ft 10 1/2

175

Sandy

Blue

Brown

Iowa

Laborer

2nd term #6734

Episcopal

R&W 2 yrs

Intemperate

Father died age 13 Mother died age 25

11

New York

Ireland

Single

June 20 1889

Nov 10 1890

625

Phipps

James

Vermilion

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

29

1 m 67

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate Blue

Chest m

Illinois

Laborer

 

Methodist

Illiterate

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 9

Indiana

Indiana

11

Married 1 child

Oct 9 1891

Oct 2 1886

7831

Phoenix

William

Sangamon

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

18

5ft 4

146

Negro

Black

Black

Mississippi

Barber

 

Baptist

Common 6 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father age 3

Unknown

Missouri

13

Single

Sep 17 1887

Feb 9 1888

8650

Picket

Julius

Will

Burglary 1 yr

16

5ft 5 1/4

140

Fair, Sandy

Lt Hazel

Auburn

Germany

Farming

 

None

R&W 2 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Germany

Germany

16

Single

Jan 9 1889

Sep 30 1886

7829

Pickler

Adam

McLean

Burglary & Larceny 1yr

29

6ft 3

171

Med Dark

Hazel

Brown

Ohio

Brakeman

 

Methodist

R & W 3 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living father age 12

N C

Tennessee

23

Single

Aug 30 1887

Mar 5 1891

869

Pifer

Edward

Whiteside

Larceny 1 yr

27

1 m 65

?

Md Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Med Chest

New York

Farmer

 

Catholic

Illiterate

Moderate

Father died age 26 Mother died age 14

Germany

Germany

14

Single

Feb 4 1892

Mar 5 1891

870

Pifer

Jesse

Whiteside

Larceny 1 yr

26

1 m 68

?

Light

Azure Blue

Lt Chest

New York

Type setter

2nd Term 6107 see 1536

Catholic

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 23 Mother died age infant

Germany

Germany

14

Single

Feb 14 1892

Aug 1 1890

448

Pigman

Adam

Cook

Manslaughter 2 yrs

38

1 m 65

?

Md Dark

Dk Slate Blue

Chest m

Indiana

Laborer

 

Baptist

Common

Moderate

Father died age 25 Mother died age infant

Indiana

Indiana

15

Widow 1 child

Apr 30 1892

Nov 15 1857

167

Pilcher

Shadrack A.

Adams

Larceny

22

5 10

 

Fair

Gray

Black

Illinois

Carpenter

 

Methodist

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

single

Sep 20 1888

Nov 15 1857

2561

Pilcher

Shadrack A.

Adams

Larceny - 6-1/2 yrs

1 yr

5'10"

 

Fair

Gray

Black

Springfield, IL.

Carpenter

 

Methodist & Good Temp__ Temperance Society

Read & Write

Not Intemp

Par. live in St. Louis, MO

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Taken to Joliet June 9 1858

June 9 1889

9565

Pilkington

Perry

Vermilion

Grand Larceny 3 yrs

20

5ft 7 3/4

?

Fair

Hazel

Lt Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

Baptist

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Illinois

Iowa

18

Single

Dec 8 1891

Dec 23 1891

1404

Pine

John

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

25

1 m 77

?

Med Fair

Gray Slate Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Switchman

 

Catholic

R&W

Intemperate

Yes

Ireland

Ireland

21

Single

Sep 22 1893

Oct 23 1888

9095

Pines

Omer

Vermilion

Fogery 1 yr

19

5f 4

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Indiana

Farming

 

Methodist

R&W 7 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

Indiana

Indiana

19

Single

Sep 23 1889

Feb 16 1859

292

Pinner

William

Cook

Larceny

20

5 3 1/2

 

Fair

Light Blue

Light

NY

Plumber

 

None

Read and Write

Temp

Yes

 

 

 

single

Nov 28 1886

Apr 13 1888

8793

Piper

Elmer

Woodford

Burglary 2 yrs

20

5ft 8 1/4

125

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

see 2928 1 yr at Pontiac

None

Illiterate

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 12

Don't Know

Don't Know

13

Single

Jan 12 1890 returned under new sentence 6757 D

Mar 6 1890

146

Pippinger

Eli

McLean

Rape 10 yrs

20

1 m 77

?

Light

Violet Blue

Dk Blond

Indiana

Farming

 

Methodist

Read

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 11

Ohio

Ohio

12

Single

June 5 1896

Nov 10 1854

1606

Pitman

Charles

Madison

Larceny 1 year

25

5' 5 3/4"

 

dark

gray

black

New Jersey

laborer

 

no church

can read & write

has drank to excess

none living

 

 

 

single

Nov 10, 1855

Nov 10 1854

1605

Pitman *this is scratched out and Jones is written there, but in the body of the paragraph it again refers to convict as Pitman*

Daniel

Madison

Larceny 1 year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nov 10, 1855

Oct 8 1885

7192

Pitt

Robert

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

25

5' 4 1/4"

130

Md. Dark

blue

brown

Canada

Butcher

See #9102

Baptist

9 yrs - R&W

intemperate

mother living, father 14 yrs

England

England

25

wife in Perry Co

Oct 14 1848

Jan 31 1888

8629

Pitt

William

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

28

5ft 7

155

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

Canada

Laborer

 

None

R&W 6 yrs

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 18

20

England

England

Single

Dec 31 1888

Feb 26 1891

842

Pitts

Harry

Macon

Grand Larceny 5 yrs

35

1 m 75

?

Dark

Hazel Gray Y

Med Chest

Indiana

Teamster

16 mos Indiana Reform School

Methodist

Illiterate

Abstinent

Father died age 6 Mother died age 11

N Carolina

Indiana

15

Married 1 child

Nov 25 1894

Oct 2 1888

9038

Piuthsy

Louis

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

21

5ft 4

?

Md Dark

Gray

Brown

Poland

Teamster

served term Chicago Bridewell

Catholic

Read no yrs

Moderate

Yes

Poland

Poland

20

Single

Sep 2 1889

Oct 6 1887

8408

Pizzio

Fernando

Cook

Assault with intent to kill 2 yrs 6 mos

31

5ft 6

153

Dark

Chestnut

Dark

Italy

Laborer

 

Catholic

Illiterate

Intemperate

Yes

28

Italy

Italy

Married 1 child

Nov 20 1889

May 1 1848

705

Plock

George

DuPage

larceny - 1 Yr

abt 30

5'6"

 

light

blue

 

Germany (in IL 2 yrs)

 

 

 

can't speak English

 

 

 

 

 

single

Jany 4 1887

May 5 1888

8813

Pluff

Edward

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

20

5ft 7 1/2

162

Med Dark

Hazel

Brown

Illinois

Laborer

 

Catholic

R&W 3 1/2 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

Canada

Canada

19

Married no child

Apr 5 1889

Dec 24 1888

9235

Poland

Samuel

Cook

Forgery 1 yr

57

5ft 9 3/4

?

Sandy

Blue

Brown

Pennsylvania

Saw fitter

 

Presbyterian

Common 10 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 50 Mother died age 4

New Jersey

Pennsylvania

22

Married 3 child

Nov 23 1889

June 2 1888

8873

Polhemno

Thomas

Vermilion

Burglary 2 yrs

52

5ft 8

?

Med Dark

Blue

Dk Gray

Michigan

Painter

 

Presbyterian

R&W 2 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 7

New Jersey

New York

15

Separated 2 child

Mar 1 1890

Aug 5 1886

7795

Polley

John

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

36

5ft 11

180

Dark

Dk Hazel

Dk Brown

Illinois

Wood Sawyer

see #8341

Protestant

Common 8 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Germany

Germany

16

Single

July 5 1887

June 5 1889

9556

Pool

William

Livingston

Burglary & Larceny

18

5ft 3 3/4

?

Md Dark

Hazel

Nearly Black

Iowa

None

1 Term in Iowa & 1 Term at Pontiac

Presbyterian

R&W 6 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 4 wks

United States

Tennessee

15

Single

Mar 4 1893

Feb 14 1855

1665

Pooley

Thomas

Kane

Manslaughter 8 years

37

5' 3"

 

dark

black

black

England

? And Machinist

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

Mother in England

 

 

 

wife in Kane County

July 3, 1856 pardoned

Oct 19 1887

8450

Poronell

Amos

DuPage

Larceny 3 yrs

31

5ft 6 3/4

134

Dark

Slate Black

Brown

Indiana

Shipping Clerk

 

Espicopal

R&W 3 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 13 Mother died age 21

13

Massachusetts

Massachusetts

Married no child

Died Jan 15 1890

Dec 19 1888

9216

Porter

Charles J

McDonough

Assault to Kill 1 yr

25

5ft 10 1/2

?

Fair

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Hotel Clerk

 

Campbellite

R&W 6 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 2

Indiana

Indiana

17

Single

Nov 18 1889

Jan 10 1889

9260

Porter

James

Cook

Forgery 1 yr

48

5ft 6 1/2

?

Med Fair

Hazel

Auburn

England

Bookkeeper

 

Episcopal

High 13 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 3 Mother died age 40

England

Scotland

16

Married 3 child

Dec 9 1889

April 4 1854

1464

Porter

John

St. Clair

Larceny 4 years

29

5' 7 3/4"

 

light

gray

light

Ohio

Steam boat man

 

no church

can read & write

never drank to excess

Mother in New Orleans

 

 

 

single

discharged April 4, 1848 term expired

July 23 1891

1162

Porter

Samuel

Cook

Assault to kill 1 yr

20

1 m 63

?

Med Fair

Violet Blue

Lt Chest

England

Waiter

 

Episcopal

Common

Moderate

Father died age 15 Mother died age infant

England

England

14

Single

June 22 1892

Oct 26 1852

1183

Porter

William

Clinton

Larceny 2 years

22

 

 

dark, scar on left thumb

black

black

Indiana

Farmer

 

no

can read & write

has drank to excess

Father living

 

 

 

 

Died August 17, 1853

Feb 19 1858

2653

Porter (aka George Dunbar)

James F.

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

20

5' 8"

 

Fair

Gray

Auburn

Massachusetts

Clerk

 

None

Read & Write

Intemp

Par. In New York City

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Dischg. June 30 1858 by Governor pardon

Nov 4 1885

7293

Porter (Alias Alexander Pozner)

Alexander

Cook

larceny 10 yr

19

5'2 1/2"

130

med dark

dk hazel

dk brown

New York

upholster

Rec. 5/23/1892; 2d term 5889

Hebrew

common school, 9 yrs

abstinent

yes

England

do

18

single

Nov 1 1887

Oct 5 1888

9049

Postley

Charles

Adams

Burglary 2 yrs 9 mos

27

5ft 9 1/2

?

Negro

Dk Brown

Black

Illinois

Laborer

see 2527

None

Illiterate

Moderate

Father died age 3 Mother died age 6

Missouri

Virginia

6

Married no child

Jan 26 1891

July 1 1891

1144

Potter

William

Vermilion

Burglary & Larceny, assault to murder 6 yrs

24

1 m 76

?

Md Dark

Gray Slate Blue

Med Chest

Illinois

Coal digger

 

None

Illiterate

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 22

New York

New York

16

Separated no child

Sep 30 1895

June 30 1890

375

Pottier

George

U S N D Ill

Violation of Postal Laws 1 yr 6 mos

30

1 m 68

?

Light

Maroon Gray Slate Blue

Chest m

France

Bookkeeper

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Father died age 7 Mother died age 27

France

France

16

Married no child

Oct 29 1891

June 21 1858

2799

Potts

John (aka Jno Ryan)

Cook

Robbery - 5 yrs

18

5' 5-1/2"

 

Fair

Light Blue

Black

New York

Moulder

 

None

Cannot Read nor Write

Has drank to excess

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Wife in Chicago

Taken to Joliet

Nov 13 1891

1334

Powell

S S

Macon

Robbery 5 yrs commuted to 2 yrs June 28 1893

33

1 m 80

?

Md Dark

Azure Blue lim

Lt Chest

Indiana

Slater

Serving Sep 1898, 1-14 yrs Term at Mich City 934

Methodist

Common

Intemperate

Yes

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

21

Widow no child

Aug 12 1893

5-2-1855

1725

Powell

WIlliam

Cook

larceny, 1 year

50

5' 4"

 

light

gray

gray curly

Ireland

sailor

 

Catholic

yes

drinks to excess

Parents and wife in NY

 

 

 

Married

5-2-1856

Apr 8 1886

7603

Powell (Alias Walter Brown)

Walter

Cook

burglary, 1 yr

18

5' 81/4"

151

Negro

black

black

Missouri

laborer

 

Methodist

r&w, 6 yrs

abstinent

yes

Virginia

Arkansas

16

No

Discharged May 10 1860

May 10 1888

8826

Powers

John

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

18

5ft 8 1/2

142

Lt Sandy

Hazel

Sandy Brown

Missouri

None

 

Catholic

R&W 2 1/2 yrs

Abstinent

Father died age 9 Mother died age 16

England

England

16

Single

Apr 10 1889

July 2 1888

8931

Powers

Thomas

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

26

5ft 9 3/4

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

Pennsylvania

Teamster

 

Catholic

R&W 3 1/2 yrs

Moderate

Father died age 10 Mother died age 22

Ireland

Ireland

16

Single

June 2 1889

Apr 21 1858

2713

Powers

Mary

Cook

Larceny - 1 yr

22

5' 5"

 

Fair

Blue

Light

Ireland

Housekeeper

 

Catholic

Can Read but not write

Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

Husb. In Chicago, IL

Dischg. May 6, 1858 by governor's pardon

Mar 31 1891

939

Powers (Alias Harry Powers

William

Edgar

Horse Stealing & Grand Larceny 5 yrs 2 indictments

41

1 m 71

?

Md Dark

Lt Slate Blue

Gray Med Med Chest

Indiana

Paper Hanger

 

Baptist

Common

Intemperate

Mother living Father died age 23

Kentucky

France

10

Married 1 child

Dec 30 1894

May 6 1857

168

Powers (Alias)

John

US N. Dist., Cook

Stealing Letters and Larceny

21

5 6 1/2

 

Fair

Blue

Black

Ireland

Clerk

 

Catholic

Read and Write

Temp

No

 

 

 

 

Feb 19 1859

Nov 27 1857

2597

Powers aka Donnelly

John

Northern Dist of US

Stealing Letters - 2 yrs

21

5' 6-1/2"

 

Light

Blue

Black

Ireland

Clerk

 

Catholic

Read & Write

Not Intemp

None

Unk

Unk

Unk

No Wife

Escaped Aug. 22 1857 (see Fo 361) (Due on expired term 1 yr 8 mo 14 ds; Time exps Aug 11 1861)

Apr 26 1890

240

Prade (Alias Sophie Bade, Kate Johnson

Dora

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

19

5ft 5

?

Light

Gray

Blond

Germany

Housework

 

Lutheran

R&W

Moderate

Father died age 11 Mother died age 19

Germany

Germany

13

Single

Mar 25 1891

Nov 19 1888

9146

Pranski

Rudolph

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

20

5ft 3

?

Lt Sandy

Lt Gray

Lt Brown

Illinois

Foundryman

Did a term at Bridewell Chicago, Ill

Catholic

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Yes

Poland

Poland

17

Single

Aug 18 1890

Mar 31 1886

7584

Pratt

Augus

Kane

burglary, 1 yr

25

5'9"

135

dark

grayish

dk brown

Illinois

Switchman

 

Congregational

R&W, 5 yrs

intemperate

yes

Massachusetts

New York

25

single

Jul 20 1888

Mar 26 1889

9437

Pratt

Peter Benjamin Franklin

Stark

Incest 2 yrs

45

5ft 7 1/4

?

Md Sandy

Blue

Brown

Illinois

Farming

 

Methodist

R&W 4 yrs

Abstinent

Father living Mother died age 29

Vermont

Ohio

20

Widow no child

Died May 21 1890

Mar 31 1886

7585

Pratt

William

Kane

burglary, 1 yr

23

5'9 3/4

140

med dark

hazel

brown

Illinois

laborer

 

Congregational

R&W, 5 yrs

intemperate

yes

Massachusetts

New York

23

single

Sep 12 1886

Apr 9 1888

8785

Pratz

Albert

DuPage

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

30

5ft 10 1/2

171

Fair

Blue

Brown

Germany

Farming

 

Lutheran

R&W 5 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 11

Germany

Germany

24

Married 2 child

Mar 9 1889

Feb 1 1892

1518

Prentice

Ed

Peoria

Larceny 1 yr

23

1 m 70

?

Med

Dk Slate Blue

Dk Chest

Massachusetts

Salesman

 

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 12

Massachusetts

New York

20

Single

Dec 31 1892

Dec 10 1885

7370

Prentiss

Richard

Cook

burglary 1yr

18

5'7 1/2"

135

fair

blue

dk brown

Kansas

tailor

 

Catholic

R&W, 2 yrs

abstinent

mother living, father 14 yrs

England

Scotland

18

No

Discharged Sept 21 1858

Apr 6 1891

968

Preston

Robert

Cook

Burglary 3 yrs

19

1 m 76

?

Med Fair

Azure Blue

Med Chest

New York

Clerk

 

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 10

New York

New York

14

Single

Feb 5 1894

Apr 10 1889

8788

Preston (Alias Jack Preston

John

Albany Wyoming

Grand Larceny 2 yrs from Mar 16 1888

23

5ft 10 1/4

170

Med Dark

Blue

Brown

California

Farming

 

None

Read 6 mos

Moderate

Father died age 20 Mother died age 15

Texas

Canada

19

Single

Dec 15 1889

Sept 28 1853

1373

Price

Silas

Knox

Burglary & Larceny 2 years

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sept 28, 1854

Feb 9 1887

8113

Price

Thomas

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs

18

5ft 8 1/4

131

Med Dark

Blue

Dk Brown

Illinois

Laborer

See 139C

Catholic

Read 3 yrs

Moderate

Father living Mother 12

Ireland

Ireland

15

Single

Nov 9 1888

Nov 6 1885

7314

Price

W.E.

Macon

larceny, 1 yr

22

5'9"

218

fair

blue

brown

Illinois

blacksmith

 

Methodist

read, 0 yr

intemperate

yes

New Jersey

Illinois

19

single

Oct 6, 1886

Nov 10 1887

8524

Pride

Robert

Champaign

Burglary 3 yrs 2 indictments

25

5ft 4

180

Negro

Maroon

Black

Illinois

Hostler

 

Methodist

R&W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 13

13

Kentucky

Kentucky

Single

Died Sept 17 1888

May 23 1888

8852

Priest

Charles

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

36

5ft 7 1/2

?

Med Fair

Blue

Brown

New York

Salesman

 

Methodist

R&W 4 1/2 yrs

Abstinent

Mother living Father died age 2

New York

New York

18

Married 1 child

Apr 23 1889

Oct 24 1887

8464

Priester

Henry

Henry

Burglary 3 yrs

20

5ft 6 1/2

132

Fair

Blue

Brown

New York

Woodworker

 

Methodist

R&W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Yes

15

Germany

Germany

Single

Apr 23 1890

Nov 26 1888

9159

Prime

George

Cook

Forgery 1 yr

29

5ft 7 1/4

?

Sandy

Brown

Brown

Michigan

Bookkeeper

see 945 C

Presbyterian

Common 8 yrs

Intemperate

Yes

New York

New York

20

Single

Oct 26 1889

July 23 1890

439

Primrose

Frank

Cook

Burglary 2 yrs 6 mos

23

1 m 70

?

Md Dark

Maroon Gray

Chest m

Illinois

Actor

1st Term see 3940, 1 yr in Bridewell Chicago

Catholic

Common

Moderate

Yes

England

Connecticut

15

Single

Sep 4 1892

Mar 18 1891

906

Prior

James

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

32

1 m 75

?

Dark

Hazel Gray Slate Blue

Dk Chest Gray mix

Massachusetts

Brakeman

see 4354

Methodist

Common

Moderate

Yes

Massachusetts

Massachusetts

21

Single

Feb 17 1892

July 31 1886

7782

Procton

Charles

Cook

Burglary 2 yr

27

5ft 5 12

136

Light Sandy

Blue

Lt Brown

Canada

Fireman

 

Protestant

Common 6 yrs

Moderate

Yes

England

England

19

Single

Sep 30 1888

Apr 13 1889

9478

Proto (Alias John Prato

John

Grundy

Assault with intent to commit murder 3 yrs

27

5ft 6 1/4

?

Dark

Dark

Dk Brown

Italy

Coal Miner

 

Catholic

R&W 3 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 27

Italy

Italy

23

Married 1 child

Oct 12 1891

July 24 1888

8960

Pruden

William

Cook

Burglary 1 yr

25

5ft 3 3/4

?

Dark

Hazel

Brown

England

Blacksmith

see 2683

Episcopal

R&W 4 yrs

Moderate

Mother living Father died age 3

England

England

15

Single

June 24 1889

Mar 3 1886

7535

Publiski

John

Cook

larceny - 1 yr

18

5'8 1/2"

182

dark

blue

dark

Germany

laborer

 

Catholic

R&W, 8 mos

intemperate

yes

Poland

Poland

17

Spouse

Discharged May 1 1859

April 29 1868

4589

Puckett

Walter E.

Randolph

Having Counterfeit Money to pass - 3yrs

20

5' 9 1/2"

 

Light

Brown

Brown

Tennessee

Farmer

 

None

Read and Write

 

Mother living

 

 

 

No

Died Sept 14 1858

Nov 25 1890

673

Pugh

W I

Peoria

Burglary 2 yrs

36

1 m 86

?

Dark

Maroon

Dk Chest

Ohio

Trainman

 

Lutheran

R&W

Moderate

Father living Mother died age 20

Ohio

Ohio

17

Single

Sep 15 1892

Oct 18 1888

9077

Punchon (Alias Frank Harrison, Frank Dickinson

Frank

Cook

Larceny 1 yr

37

5ft 6 1/2

?

Sandy

Gray

Auburn

Wisconsin

Painter

see 9948 B #2986 C #6570 C #9420 C

Methodist

R&W 5 yrs

Abstinent

Father Living Mother died age 1

England

England

19

Married 1 child

Sep 18 1889

Apr 18 1887

8242

Puninger

Kasper

Champaign

Rape and assult with intent to comit rape 1 yr

63

5ft 3 3/4

154

Dark

Hazel

Dk Gray

Switzerland

Gardner

 

Lutheran

Common 7 yrs

Moderate

Father 52 yrs Mother 40 yrs

Switzerland

Switzerland

28

Married 1 child

Mar 18 1888

Oct 30 1891

1296

Purcell

James

McLean

Burglary & Larceny 1 yr

26

1 m 73

?

Mulatto

Lt Slate Blue

Dk Chest

Tennessee

Hostler

 

Methodist

Illiterate

Moderate

Father died age 18 Mother died age 18

Tennessee

Tennessee

15

Single

Sep 29 1892

Sept 14 1854

1556

Putman

?

Wabash

Larceny 5 years

23

5' 6 3/4"

 

light

blue

light brown

Indiana

 

 

no church

can read not write

has drank to excess

 

 

 

 

wife in Indiana

Sept 14, 1859 discharged

Feb 15 1854

1451

Putman

Edwin

Cook

having gold (conterfeit)coins 12 years

39

5' 9"

 

dark

black

sprinkled with gray

Pennsylvania

Black Smith

 

no church

can read & write

Never drank to excess

parents living in Pennsylvania

 

 

 

wife in ?

discharged Oct 3, 1854 by Governors Pardon conditions

Mar 3 1888

8686

Pyles (Alias Eli Pile

Eli

Vermilion

Assault with intent to murder 5 yrs

37

6ft 1/2

165

Dark

Blue

Dk Gray

Illinois

Stonecutter

3rd term 4458

None

R&W 6 mos

Moderate

Father died age 16 Mother died age 32

Kentucky

Kentucky

13

Single

Dec 2 1891

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