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shire. The ceremony took place at Southampton, 20. At Aberdeen, John R. Smith, Esq. of Conafter which the married couple set off for Ireland, craig. where his regiment is now quartered.
22. At London, William Morrison, Esq. late of 17. At Haddington, Mr Francis Wright, mer- Calcutta. He has bequeathed to the poor of his chant, Edinburgh, to Alison, daughter of Mr Jas. native parish of Campsie £100; to the British and Pringle.
Foreign Bible Society £500; and to the Society in At Edinburgh, Captain John White, to Janet,
Calcutta for Educating the Native Indians £100. eldest daughter of the late Mr William Simpson, 24. At the manse of Glenmuick, the Rev. Geo. shipowner, Grangemouth.
Brown, minister of the united parishes of Glen18. At Stepney church, London, Mr David Wal- muick, Glengarden, and Tullich. ker, of Edinburgh, to Miss Anne Stewart, of Mile- 26. At Kilgraston-house, in the 73d year of his end.
age, Francis Grant, Esq. of Kilgraston. - At Slains Lodge, Mr John Baigrie, Mains of 27. At Streatham, in the 10th year of her age, Kinmundy, to Miss Mina Ann Clarke.
Emma Drury, youngest daughter of Sir George - At Edinburgh, Richard Huie, M.D. Dundee, Barlow, Bart. to Miss Eliza Syme, daughter of the late Mr Alex. - James Fergusson, Esq. of Middlehaugh, late Syme, merchant there.
of Hanover, Jamaica. Át John's church, Manchester, Wm M'Laren, - At Paisley, the Rev. Joseph Kitchen, one of Esq. Glasgow, to Mary, eldest daughter of the late the ministers of the Wesleyan Connexion, in the Robert Runcorn, Esq. Manchester.
48th year of his age, and 19th of his ministry. 19. At the Marine cottage, Pirniefield, Charles - At New Galloway, after a tedious illness, atAnderson, M.D. Leith, to Mary, daughter of John tended with the most excruciating pain, Mr Robert Rhind, Esq.
Heron, weaver, aged 77. He was a man who pos20. At Dumfries, Captain Dougal Stuart, of the sessed an extensive range of knowledge, superior to 1st battalion royal marines, to Miss Dalziel of most men of his condition. It is worthy of notice Glenae.
to state, that this respectable tradesman was father 21. At Bogend, Mr William Young, Stenhouse- to Major Heron, who fell, some years ago, at the muir, to Miss Elizabeth Bachop, second daughter taking of the Isle of Bourbon, and uncle to the unof John Bachop of Bogend, Stirlingshire.
fortunate historian, Robert Heron, who died of a 24. At Portobello, John Murray, Esq. W... to broken heart, at London, in the year 1807. Miss Ann Jane Borland, youngest daughter of the 28. At Glasgow, Mr James Stewart, merchant in ate James Borland, Esq. Glasgow.
Doune. At Green Cottage, near Elgi', Lachlan Macin- 29. At Knowsouth, William, eldest son of Wm tosh, Esq, of Raigmore, to Margaret, daughter of Oliver, Esq. younger of Dinlabyre. Sir Archibald Dunbar, Bart. of Northfield.
The infant son of Thomas Newton, Esq. of 25. At Greenock, Mr Alexander Maclauchlan, Warwick-square, London. merchant in London, to Elizabeth, youngest daugh- 30. At Edinburgh, aged 36 years, Mrs Christian ter of the late Mr John White, Greenock.
Craw, wife of Mr Mein, surgeon-apothecary, Leithstreet.
- At Brompton, in the 75th year of her age, DEATHS. Miss Pope of Newman-street, London, formerly
the Theatre Royal, Drury-lane. February 13. At Calcutta, James Rattray, Esq. 31. At his house in St James's square, London, second in the East India Company's civil service, Viscount Anson. judge of circuit in the Dacea division, and eldest At Killechieran, Lismore, the Right Rev. Dr son of the late James Rattray of Arthurston.
Æneas Chisholm. May 6. Of a dysentery, which carried him off
August 1. At Edinburgh, Mr George Fordyce, in the short space of two days, Mr Henry Alexan- writer there. der, the colonial secretary of the Cape of Good 2. At Port-Glasgow, Robert Paton, Esq. writer. Hope.
- At Balcaskie, Sir Robert Anstruther of Bal. 30. At Barbadoes, of an apoplectic fit, the hon- caskie, Bart. ourable Geo. Maynard, chief judge of the Court of 3. At Houndwood-house, Elizabeth Ann, the inCommon Pleas, and of his Majesty's council in that fant daughter of Captain Coulson, royal navy, island. He was proceeding home, when he fell off - At Edinburgh, Mrs Euphemia Mitchell, wihis horse, and, as was supposed, immediately ex- dow of Peter May, Esq. pired.
4. At No 2, Davies'-place, Miss Elizabeth Noble. June 23. At Grenada, West Indies, Mrs Agnes - At Galway, Ireland, in a room occupied by M‘Mahon, spouse of Thomas Duncan, Esq. sur- the band of the 77th regiment, where he had been
maintained the last two months, and very humane. July 6. At Warsovia, Lieut.-general Mickrelsky, ly attended by three people of his colour, Molyat the age of 105 years. His first entry into the neux, the celebrated pugilist. From his swollen profession of arms was in the service of the Em
state, it was deemed necessary that his almost impress Anne and Elizabeth of Russia, under the mediate interment should take place. He was to command of Field-marshal Munich. He then have been interred on Wednesday. The expenses passed into the Saxon service, and served every of his funeral were to be charitably defrayed by campaign of the seven years' war. He afterwards
subscription in the 77th regiment-a tomb-stone is fought under the banners of Stanislaus, and did to be erected to his memory. not quit the army till he had attained the age of 80 - At Melrose, Mr George Mercer, eldest son of years.
the deceased Mr Mercer of Abbotslee, writer in 8. Janet, the infant daughter of Captain Dean Melrose. Dundas, of his Majesty's ship Tagus.
5. In Grosvenor-place, London, after a lingering 12. At Baltimore, United States, America, Mrs
illness, the Right Hon. General Lord Muncaster, Dr Davidge.
aged 73. His lordship inherited the title and 13. At Banff, Mrs Anna Fraser, relict of Æneas estates on the death of his brother in 1813, and is Macdonell, Esq. of Scothouse.
succeeded in both by his only son, the Hon. LowMr Abraham Thornton, sen. farmer, of Cas- ther Augustus John Pennington, a minor. tle Broomwich, Warwickshire, father of Abraham At Edinburgh, Admiral Alexander Græme of Thornton. tried and acquitted of the murder of Græmeshall. Mary Ashford.
6. In her 27th year, Miss Agnes Rawlinson, 17. At Lisburn, Ireland, Edward Givern aged daughter of the late Mr John Rawlinson of Lan114. His wife is still living and healthy in Lis- caster. burn, aged 109.
- At Glocester-place, London, Gilbert Macleod, - At Inverness, Mrs Macbean, widow of the Esq. formerly of the East India Company's Bengal late Robert Macbean, Esq. of Nairnside.
medical establishment. 19. At Grantham, on Sunday morning, Jane 7. At German-house, Brighton, the Right Hon. Watchorn. This young woman was working in Lady Charlotte Eyre, second daughter of the Earl the field on Thursday, and, while very hot, drank of Newburgh, aged 26. some cold water, which caused her death. There
In Upper George-street, Edgeware Road, have been several instances of this sort, while others London, in his 50th year, Captain Henry Gordon, have lost their lives by plunging into the water brother of the late Major James Gordon of North when in a great heat.
wood, in the Isle of Wight. 20. At the pin-factory, Durham, in the 102d At Edinburgh, Mr Archibald Stewart, son of year of her age, Catherine Richard.
the late Balfour Stewart, Esq. of Burness, Orkney.
7. In Brook-street, London, the infant son of Lately-In the United States of America, Sir the Hon Thomas Erskine, aged two months. John Oldmixon, once known in fashionable life,
- In the 76th year of his age, Francis Newberry, but having retired from this country from pecuniEsq. of St Paul's Church-yard, London.
ary embarrassments about 25 years ago, he sunk in8. At Edinburgh, the Hon. Walter Charteris, to obscurity, and has died neglected and forgotsecond son of the Earl of Wemyss and March. ten.
- At Edinburgh, Mrs Erskine, widow of the late At Rome, in his 21st year, the Right Hon. Lord Rev. James Erskine of Shielfield.
Henry de Roos. 9. At Whitby, suddenly, Mr Thomas Nicholson, At Hampstead, aged 79, Lady Colebrooke, relict the oldest pilot in the place, having acted upwards of Sir George Colebrooke, Bart. of 43 years in that capacity. Immediately before At the Ville of Dunkirk, near Bouhton-underhis death, he walked home from the barber's shop. the-Blean, David Ferguson, aged one hundred and
- Of an apoplectic fit, Quintin Dick, Esq. of twenty-four years. Ferguson was a Scotsman, but Montague-street, Russel-square, London, aged 74. had resided in the Ville
of Dunkirk between fifty 12. At Coleraine, in the 62d year of his age, John and sixty years; he was, until a very few years Cuthbert, Esq. surveyor-general of customs. He back, a very industrious, active, and hard-working had retired to rest in apparent good health and ex- labourer. He was born at Netherud, in the parish cellent spirits, and was found dead in his bed on of Kirkurd. He was at school at Dunsyre, in Lanthe following morning.
arkshire, and was bred a shoemaker at Linton, on - At Hayfield, the Rev. F. M'Lagan, minister
the Dumfries road. He entered into the army in of Melrose
a regiment of dragoons, called the Glasgow Greys 14. At Aberdeen, in the 70th year of her age, (not the present Scots Greys); after this
he served Mrs Chalmers, widow of the late Mr James Chal- in the 70th regiment. He was about 12 or 13 mers, printer in Aberdeen.
years old at the battle of Sheriff Muir; remembered - At Kilmarnock, at the advanced age of 76, Queen Ann and the battle of Malplaquet; had seen John M.Rae, cooper there. He was only once mar- the Duke of Marlborough in England; recollected ried; but has left behind him 12 children, 69 grand- Lord stair calling upon his father, who was a farmchildren, and 5 great-grand-children, in all, 86 de- The remains of the old man were interred in scendants.
Broughton 'churchyard, attended by a numerous 15. In Hallgarth-street, Durham, Mr A. Featon- assemblage of both old and young persons, and one by, aged 82. This person, who lived during the common sentiment of regret seemed to pervade all greater part of his life in a state of abject penury, classes, at the last farewell of their old friend, who is said to have died worth £20,000! He has not was universally regretted. unfrequently accepted employment on the turn- At York, Mr Thomas Wilkinson, formerly a pike roads, in the breaking of stones, &c.; and the saddler in that city, aged 66; an eccentric characcoat which he wore, up to the time of his death, ter, who for upwards of 20 years had never slept in was so patched, that scarcely a particle of the cloth
a bed. of which it was originally composed, could be dis- At the village of Leeds, in Kent, Mr James Bar. covered amongst the “shreds and patches” which ham, aged 92 years, gardener to the late Lord Fairit exhibited.
fax, an eminent change-ringer and peal conductor. - At Limehouse, aged 69, Mr Thomas Gray, The deceased stood at one time 14 hours and 44 micheck-clerk in the West India docks since their first nutes at the bell. establishment.
In Dublin, in the 83d year of his age, Cornelly, 16. At Brighton, John Palmer, Esq. of Bath, the father of the Irish stage, and the contemporary late comptroller-general of the Post-office.
of Edwin, Shuter, O'Reilly, and Rider. In his - At Carphin, John Raitt, Esq. of Carphin. time he was an excellent comedian, and the parti
17. Lady Wilson of Charlton-house, Kent, relict cular friend and companion of O'Keefe. of the late General Sir Thomas Spencer Wilson,
At Kendal, in Westmoreland, William GawBart. in the 71st year of her age.
throp, Esq. formerly of the Cumberland militia. 19. At Leith, Mr Robert Young, second son of
At Greenfield, Mrs Logie, wife of Captain W. the late Mr Alexander Young, ship-owner there. Logie of the 92d regiment.
20. At Castlehill, Mrs Begbie, wife of Patrick Åt Baledgarno, J. Gourlay, Esq. Dundee, aged Begbie, Esq. Castlehill.
83. 21. Át Littlecott, Berkshire, Colonel Kellie, C.B. Death from Fright.-An inquisition was taken lieutenant-colonel of his Majesty's 24th regiment. on Thursday night, at the Pine Apple, Pimlico, on
At his house, King's-row, Pimlico, G. C. Ash- the body of Mrs Mary Bandy, of No 6, Palace ley, Esq. the celebrated performer on the violin. street.-Sarah Garner deposed, that she was servant
22. In London, Captain Henry Halkett, fourth to the deceased, and had lived with her about nine son of the late Sir John Halkett, Bart. of Pitfirane. years. On Tuesday about one o'clock, she heard a
- At his seat, Daylesford-house, Worcestershire, violent knocking at the street door, when she got in the 86th year of his age, the Right Hon. War- up, opened her window, and saw two watchmen at ren Hastings, late governor-general of Bengal, doc- the door. They called out that there were thieves tor of civil law, and one of his Majesty's most hon- in the house, and wished to come in and search it. ourable privy councillors.!
She was going down stairs to let the watchmen in, 23. At his house, in Portman-street, London, in when the deceased called to know what was the the 63d year of his age, Francis "Perceval Eliot, matter? She told her what the watchmen said, and Esq. He was the nearest representative of an an- the deceased went in an apparent fright to her cient family, and allied to the present Earl of St chamber. Witness opened the door, and the watchGermans. Mr Eliot was formerly colonel of the men searched about the premises, but could find no
Stafford militia, and for many years, until the pe- one, though a gentleman said he had seen a man ,riod of his decease, was one of the commissioners get over the railings of the area.
Witness return. of audit in Somerset-house.
ed up stairs, and the deceased seemed greatly fright- At Pitcaithly Wells, Mr Charles Ritchie, iron- ened'; she endeavoured to pacify her, but her termonger, Edinburgh.
ror was so great that she fell down on the floor, and - At Edinburgh, Mr Peter Ewart.
soon became senseless. She died in three hours af, 24. At Dumfries, Mr William Wallace, writer. ter, and her death was produced, in witness's opi.
27. At Edinburgh, William Bishop, sen, mer- nion, by excessive fright.-Verdict--" Death by chant there.
ABERDEEN, proceedings respecting the late Bruce, King Robert the, discovery of his
election of magistrates there, 106, 352. tomb, 104.
104.-Distressing one at Airdrie, 349.- 661.
351.-and at a coal-pit near Glasgow, ib. and fugitive essays, 515.
ings of, 251.
have or have not stirred in the cause of,
Byron, Lord, criticism on his fourth canto
Byron, Scott, and Wordsworth, on the poe.
Caithness, iron and copper discovered in,
writer, of the inhabitants and productions
Calumnies against the living, remarks on,
Edinburgh and Glasgow, 105.
Napier's essay on his writings, 657. Cathedral church of St Giles, Dilettanti
pair, 408.-Letter occasioned by the re-
Scotch, 114, 241, 358, 485, 625, 734. Persia, 340.
the proposed bill for protecting, 68. ings in the Edinburgh Review, 155.
France, to produce sugar from, 611. France, comparison of their characters by
Charlotte, Princess, verses on the death of,
Childe Harold, fragment of a fifth canto of,
corded in the early history of this bird, fourth canto of, 216.
Christian Wolf, a German freebooter, in-
Chromate of iron discovered in Shetland,
Circuit court, Stirling, distressing case of
juvenile pick-pocket, 233. ---Trial and
condemnation of John Lissens, for high-
way robbery, ib.
Clubs, account of some curious ones in Lon.
-II. The Order of the Golden Fleece.
of the kaleidoscope, 121.-History of Surly club. V. The club of Ugly Faces,
Coal-gas, improvement in the purification
tain, 724. Portable
Cockney School of Poetry, No III. 453.- Edinburgh Review, letters to the supporters
of the, 155_No. I. to the Rev. Dr Chal.
Elliston, Mr, remarks on his acting, 329.
III. Burns and the old ballads, 71.
Escape, remarkable one, of a soldier from
Essays, fugitive and anonymous, of the Earl
the Edinburgh election of mag rates, Dramatists, 556.
head, 146.- No II. Greek heads, 298.- Genius, 701.
works of, 648.
destruction of a ship by, 105.
Fortune-telling, instance of swindling under
Fox and Pitt, sketch of, by Baron Von
France, history of a six weeks' tour through,
Franklin's head, craniological view of, 300.
publication so entitled, 129.
Elliott's plans for repairing St Giles's liament, 724. Portable gas apparatus, ib.
sion of the, 230.-Proceedings of the as-
IV. 77.-No V. 207.-No VI. 329. Genius, on the influence of the love of
Germany, letters on the present state of,
enjoyed of thought and writing except on
illuminating the minds of the Germans,
to the people, 28.Probability of a re-
manufactures of, 481.
Chronicle, remarks on its treat-
Hazlitt's lectures on English Poetry-On Letter second, from an Old Indian Officer,
from Glasgow, in reply to that from
Nicol Jarvie, 56.
from the celebrated Colin M‘Laurin,
from Andrew Fairservice to Dr Nicol
from a friend of Mrs Grant, with
note by the Editor, 187.
from Z. to Leigh Hunt, King of
wood's Magazine, 211.
to the author of Beppo, 323.
to a Politician, written after the
to Sir H. Steuart of Allanton, from
Memory of the Somervilles,” 438.-Re.
from the celebrated Nell Gwyn, 547.
in Liverpool, 565.
of Timothy Tickler, to various lite-
rary characters, 75, 461, 527.
*219, 338, 471, 611, 723.
of a national character in, 707.
man for celebrating clandestine marriage, about the beginning of last century, 552.
characters of, 638.
tory of, and remarks on its resemblance Philippine Islands, by, 576.-Summary
view of the commerce, &c. of the Shores
of the Pacific Ocean, by, 695.
on, by Von Lauerwinkel, 562.
in the Inquisition, 3.-No III. Rem.
yanus Obsessus, or a tift with Apollyon,
Bacon and Shakspeare, 270.-No VI.
VII. Adam Smith and a Highland Laird,
of Fox and Pitt, 456.His remarks on between her and a modern Blue Stocking,
His letter to Professor Laugner, 689. Market Tables, 115, 242, 359, 486, 625,
Von Lauerwinkel, on his writings in the Marlow's Jew of Malta, remarks on, 208.
Marriage, a novel, review of, 286.