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Among these prisoners are recorded the insane, whose first stop on the way to the asylum was often the County jail.
There were of course the 'criminal' offenders, jailed for assaults, rapes, robberies, and murders.
Following his release he wrote a memoir of sorts on his 'ordeal' and conditions inside the prison..a pretty picture.
Brown described the rascality practised by soulless creditors, crafty lawyers, plundering sheriffs, heartless bailiffs, 'brutal' jailors and turnkeys, and gouty judges.
Larceny (theft) was a major problem, as it is in many neighborhoods today.
The Whitby Jail register recorded name, age, white/colored, religion, place of birth, trade or occupation, education,by whom committed, offence, date of imprisonment, sentence, where and when discharged. blankets, 6 brooms, towelling, 2 ash boxes, 2 large water casks. Sylvester Brown, an American lumberman from Rochester, was held as a 'debtor' at the Chatham jail for eighteen months in late 1850's. As for the , it seems likely that the prison population likely mirrored the population of the rising city of Toronto as a whole - immigrants, as well as many sons and daughters of pioneer settlers of other regions, 'escapees' from life on the farm! The York - Peel County Jail register recorded name, age, birthplace, date of imprisonment, by whom committed, offences, date of sentence, court (type), sentence, when discharged, and how discharged.