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Gaol Return of Prisoners List

Oxford County Gaol Prisoners: 1869-1925

Based on the Return of Prisoners Lists (Quarterly Reports submitted by the County Sheriff), this list of inmates provides a fascinating insight into the people confined at the Oxford County Gaol and the types of crimes being committed. Searchable by name or crime, learn more about who was housed within the jail walls!

For more information on the jail and its inmates, including information past 1925, please contact Archives staff.

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