Dorchester Gaol Registers 1782 - 1853

Portland

Portland

Name

Gender

Trade

Date

Age

Crime

Sentence

MIscellaneous

Portland Holland, Sarah F Fisherwoman 1830 50 yrs Smuggling 2.9s.7 1/2d or 3 months  
Portland Stone, Susannah Attwool F Needlewoman 1829 22 yrs Smuggling 4.19s or 2 months And infant (died, taken away July 11, 1829)
Portland Dryer, Henry M Fisherman 1828 23 yrs Smuggling "Delivered to William Ellis, boatman of the Eagle revenue cutter"  
Portland Way, Robert M Fisherman 1828 25 yrs Smuggling 100 or 5 weeks  
Portland Byatt, Robert M Fisherman 1841 41 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 6 months Also convicted in 1828, aged 27, of smuggling - delivered to William Ellis, boatman of the Eagle revenue cutter
Portland Gibbs, William M Fisherman 1828 24 yrs Smuggling "Delivered to William Ellis, boatman of the Eagle revenue cutter"  
Portland Shaddock, Ann F Carries fish 1829 18 yrs Smuggling 4.19s or 2 months  
Portland Stone, Ann F Carries fish 1829 19 yrs Smuggling 10.10s or 2 months  
Portland Marshallsey, Henry M Stonemason 1829 41 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Byatt, John M Fisherman 1827 63 yrs Making a light on sea coast to assist smugglers Hard labour 6 months  
Portland Attwooll, Elizabeth F (Not given) 1830 30 yrs Smuggling 50 or 5 months Age may have been 36
Portland White, Joseph M Fisherman 1825 17 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland White, Sarah F Fisherwoman 1830 20 yrs Smuggling 3.7s.6d or 3 months  
Portland Gibbs, John M Quarrier 1829 51 yrs Suspicion of smuggling Discharged on commitment  
Portland White, William M Carpenter 1827 24 yrs Smuggling 103.6s.6d or 6 months  
Portland Comben, Thomas M Quarryman 1827 22 yrs Smuggling 88.11s.6d or 6 months  
Portland Byatt, Edward M Fisherman 1828 24 yrs Smuggling "Delivered to William Ellis, boatman of the Eagle revenue cutter Also convicted in 1826, aged 22, of smuggling - 868 or 10 months
Portland Davis, John M Blacksmith 1825 32 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Miller, Joseph M Seaman 1826 33 yrs Unlawfully making a light on the sea coast Guilty, not called up for judgement - 2 months  
Portland Pearce, Susan F Sells groceries 1842 40 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Bennett, John M Seaman 1825 42 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Fuzzard, Francis M Quarryman 1825 34 yrs Smuggling 100 "Lost the right hand just above the wrist"
Portland James, Mary F Fisherwoman 1825 63 yrs Smuggling 5.12s.1 1/2d., served 6 weeks  
Portland Byatt, alias Byatt Pill, Richard M Fisherman 1825 26 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Seaward, Thomas M Fisherman 1825 34 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Byatt, John M Fisherman 1825 30 yrs Smuggling 100 "Squints in the right eye"
Portland Allen, Richard M Fisherman 1825 31 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Carter, Thomas M Quarryman 1837 32 yrs Smuggling 6 months Also convicted in 1832, aged 28, of smuggling - 100 or 1 year
Portland Attwooll, James M Fisherman 1826 20 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 6 months  
Portland White, William M Ferryman 1835 41 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Way, Edward M Fisherman 1845 66 yrs Smuggling 100 or 4 months  
Portland Seward, Henry M Fisherman 1844 14 yrs Smuggling 100 or 2 months  
Portland Byatt, John M Fisherman 1843 17 yrs Smuggling 6 months (served 2 weeks)  
Portland Pearce, Rebecca F Washer 1842 15 yrs Smuggling Released after 5 days  
Portland Holland, Susan F Washer 1823 27 yrs Smuggling 100 or 6 months  
Portland Byatt, George M Seaman 1841 28 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 6 months  
Portland Rich, Sarah F "No trade" 1825 24 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 3 months  
Portland Anthony, John M Quarryman 1840 22 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 6 months  
Portland Comben, Abel M Quarrier 1840 28 yrs Smuggling 6 months (served 1 month)  
Portland Way, William M Seaman 1839 29 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Stone, Henry M Quarryman 1837 31 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Shaddock, John Richard M Quarryman 1836 21 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Andrews, Robert M Quarryman 1840 24 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 6 months "A large knob under the left eye"
Portland Miller, Elizabeth F Shirtmaker 1835 39 yrs Smuggling 6 months (served 19 days)  
Portland Comben, Abel M Quarryman 1832 30 yrs Smuggling 100 or 4 months  
Portland Bennett, John M Quarryman 1835 24 yrs Smuggling 6 months "Right leg shorter than left through being broken"
Portland White, Joseph M Fisherman 1834 48 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 6 months  
Portland Byatt, Ann F Plain work 1834 30 yrs Smuggling 4.18s.9d or 2 months  
Portland Bennett, John M Quarryman 1834 60 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Pearce, John M Fisherman 1834 36 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Stone, Shadrack M Fisherman 1836 20 yrs Smuggling 6 months (served 1 month) Also convicted in 1834, aged 18, of smuggling - 100 or 3 months
Portland Flan, William M Fisherman 1834 18 yrs Smuggling 100 or 3 months  
Portland Flan, Robert Dyer M Fisherman 1834 16 yrs Smuggling 100 or 3 months  
Portland Russell, Edward M Seaman 1834 48 yrs Smuggling 100 or 6 months "Face shrivelled for a man 48"
Portland Stone, Mary F Carries fish 1834 18 yrs Smuggling 31.16s or 1 day Of Chesil
Portland Sweet, Rebecca F Sells fish 1833 14 yrs Smuggling 5 or 3 weeks  
Portland Way, Nicholas M Fisherman 1833 69 yrs Smuggling 100 or 2 1/2 months Of Chesil. Also convicted in 1820, aged 55, of smuggling - hard labour 3 months
Portland Gibbs, George M Fisherman 1833 55 yrs Smuggling 587.5s or 1 year "Walks lame right leg"
Portland Flann, Abraham M Fisherman 1836 73 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Comben, Robert M Quarryman 1821 32 yrs Smuggling 100 or 2 months  
Portland Charles, Henry M Fisherman 1829 27 yrs Smuggling 100 or 15 months  
Portland Charles, Emmanuel M Tin-plate worker 1824 24 yrs Smuggling 100 or 18 months  
Portland Champ, Francis M Fisherman 1823 14 yrs Making a light on the coast Bailed after 2 months  
Portland Charles, Henry M Fisherman 1823 25 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Champ, James senior M Fisherman 1825 50 yrs Smuggling 100 Also convicted in 1823, aged 48, of smuggling - 100
Portland Walters, William M (Seaman) 1821 23 yrs Smuggling 100 or 6 months  
Portland Gibbs, Mary F Labourer 1821 49 yrs Smuggling 100 or 6 months  
Portland Mitchell, Bartholomew M Fisherman 1821 20 yrs Smuggling 100 or 2 months  
Portland Attwood, William M Fisherman 1821 36 yrs Smuggling 100 or 6 months  
Portland White, Edward M Fisherman 1825 25 yrs Smuggling 100 or 1 year  
Portland Smith, Henry M Fisherman 1825 ###### Smuggling 100 Also convicted in 1821, aged 28, of smuggling - 100 or 6 months - and in 1822, aged 31 (sic), of smuggling - 100 or 18 months
Portland Winter, Susan F "No trade" 1823 17 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Charles, Thomas M Fisherman 1830 50 yrs Smuggling 100 or 12 months  
Portland Gibbs, Thomas M Fisherman 1825 54 yrs Smuggling 100 or 3 months Also convicted in 1821, aged 50, of smuggling - 100 or 6 months
Portland Flann, Edward M Fisherman 1825 50 yrs Smuggling 100 or 18 months Also convicted in 1821, aged 46, of smuggling - 100 or 6 months
Portland White, Robert M Fisherman 1821 25 yrs Smuggling 100 or 2 months  
Portland Stone, Edward M Fisherman 1820 55 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Comben, Thomas M Labourer 1820 20 yrs Smuggling Discharged on commitment, after 2 weeks  
Portland Sweet, John M Quarryman 1820 55 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Gibbs, George M Fisherman 1820 50 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Elliott, William M Quarryman 1820 42 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 3 months  
Portland Bennett, Robert M Fisherman 1819 44 yrs Smuggling No prosecution, released after 4 months  
Portland White, Richard M Fisherman 1819 50 yrs Smuggling No prosecution, released after 4 months  
Portland Combon, Richard M Quarryman 1819 55 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 3 months  
Portland Stone, Edward M Quarryman 1819 43 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 1 month  
Portland Russell, Thomas M Mariner 1820 44 yrs Smuggling 100 Also convicted in 1818, aged 41, of assaulting and obstructing Customs man Isaac Rodd - 2 months and sureties of 60
Portland Kingstone, Robert M Mariner 1817 62 yrs Smuggling No prosecution, detained for debt "Cannot put the right arm straight, the right eye injured by lightning"
Portland White, Joseph M Fisherman 1821 19 yrs Smuggling 100 or 4 months  
Portland Stone, John M Seaman 1824 34 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland White, John M Fisherman 1825 27 yrs Smuggling 100 or 1 year  
Portland Gibbs, Thomas M Fisherman 1821 23 yrs Smuggling 100 or 6 months  
Portland Hunt, Mary F Labourer 1824 50 yrs Smuggling 50  
Portland Champ, William M Fisherman 1843 29 yrs Smuggling 6 months Also convicted in 1833, aged 18, of smuggling - 100 or 12 months - and in 1840, aged 26, of smuggling - hard labour 6 months
Portland Pearce, John M Seaman 1824 28 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Stone, John M Quarryman 1824 18 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland Fuzzard, John M Quarryman 1824 65 yrs Smuggling 100 or 22 days  
Portland Fall, Thomas M Seaman 1823 30 yrs Smuggling Discharged on commitment after 18 days  
Portland Fall, John M Seaman 1823 26 yrs Smuggling 100 or 1 year  
Portland Rodd, Isaac M Fisherman 1826 36 yrs Wounding and maiming Customs officer Death, reprieved, hard labour 2 years Also convicted in 1823, aged 33, of smuggling - 100 or 18 months
Portland Cox, Edith F "No trade" 1823 21 yrs Smuggling 100 or 3 months  
Portland Trevers, Stephen M Cordwainer 1823 18 yrs Smuggling 100 or 15 months  
Portland Hind, Susannah F Labourer 1823 27 yrs Smuggling 100 or 2 months  
Portland Hind, Henry M Quarryman 1821 69 yrs Smuggling 100 or 10 months  
Portland White, Deb F Fishwoman 1824 26 yrs Smuggling 6.6s or hard labour 3 months  
Portland Pearce, Abraham M Quarryman 1822 15 yrs Smuggling 100 or 5 months  
Portland Helliar, William M Baker 1835 29 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 6 months "The bridge of his nose broken and inclines to left side of face"
Portland Seaward, James M Fisherman 1837 18 yrs Smuggling 6 months  
Portland Wallis, James M Quarryman 1821 45 yrs Smuggling 100 or 1 year  
Portland Stone, Thomas M Seaman 1822 27 yrs Smuggling Discharged on commitment after 19 days  
Portland Byatt, John M Fisherman 1822 23 yrs Smuggling Discharged on commitment after 19 days  
Portland Comben, John M Fisherman 1822 25 yrs Smuggling Discharged on commitment after 19 days  
Portland Flann, Robert M Quarryman 1822 26 yrs Smuggling 100  
Portland White, James M Seaman 1822 22 yrs Assaulting Customs officers Bailed  
Portland Gibbs, John M Fisherman 1822 22 yrs Smuggling 100 or 8 months  
Portland Noster, John M Seaman 1822 32 yrs Smuggling "Put on board H.M. ship Queen Charlotte in Portsmouth harbour  
Portland Seaward, Charles M Fisherman 1840 21 yrs Smuggling Hard labour 9 months Also convicted in 1837, aged 17, of smuggling - 6 months