Thomas William Smith

Life archive ID rhc34027
Born 1866. Place of birth Walsall. Gender male. Height 5' 4". Complexion fair or fresh (fr). Hair brown (br). Eyes brown (br). Build slender (slendr). Distinguishing marks scar (ship chest, anchor, balloon, two wreaths, crown right and man loft forearm, ring, triangle, staffordshire knot back right arm, anchor and leaf back hand, ring second finger, bracelet wrist, heart, cross, heart, m lh and snake left arm, butterily &c back hand, rings back each finger, woman right and man's head left thigh, scar eyebrow). Has tattoo yes. Tattoo subjects love, jewellery, britain, national identity, naval, nature, names and initials, invention, religion. Tattoo written words initials. Tattoo descriptions man's head, balloon, woman, ring, cross, snake, ship, bracelet, heart, staffordshire knot, rings, anchor, man, crown. Tattoo body locations chest. First recorded 15th November 1888.
Born
1866
Place of birth Walsall.
Tried
15th November 1888
Age 22. Marital status S. Place of birth Walsall.
Sentenced to seven years. Sentence outcome was imprisoned.
Tattoo(s) recorded
1895
Age 29. Tattoo subjects love, jewellery, britain, national identity, naval, nature, names and initials, invention, religion. Tattoo keywords ship chest, anchor, balloon, two wreaths, crown right and man loft forearm, ring, triangle, staffordshire knot back right arm, anchor and leaf back hand, ring second finger, bracelet wrist, heart, cross, heart, m lh and snake left arm, butterily &c back hand, rings back each finger, woman right and man's head left thigh, scar eyebrow.. Tattoo written words initials. Tattoo descriptions man's head, balloon, woman, ring, cross, snake, ship, bracelet, heart, staffordshire knot, rings, anchor, man, crown. Tattoo body locations finger, chest, thigh, forearm, arm, wrist, hand.
Discharged as habitual criminal
9th March 1895
Age 29. Marital status S. Place of birth Walsall.