Document of April, 1827
Bloomfield, April Sessions 1827
We the Members of the Grand Jury of Perry County have obey'd the Directions of
the Honorable Court in viewing the Prison of said County & find the House in
Good Condition, the Prisoners are well pleased with their treatment & say
they receive no liquor but their provisions are good ___ like were have viewed
the Jail yard & find it not sufficeint we therefor recommend the
Commissioners of the County to erect a sufficient wall of stone & lime &
to extend the wall as far as the ground will admit on the Jail lot.
John Chisholm, forman
William Cook; Fred'k Rinehart, Jr.; John Rhinemsith; Allen Nesbitt; Joseph
Me___; Wm Linn; James Beard; John ____; Christian Young; Robert Gealey; Jacob
Barnhisel; John Harper?; William Sower; Bailey Long; John Ulsh; Jacob ____; John
Wil___; Geo. W. Albert; George Arnold; Philip ___; Philip Leonard.