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METEOROLOGICAL Table, extracted from the Register kept on the Banks of

the Tay, four miles east from Perth, Latitude 56° 25', Elevation 185 feet.


4th day,



THERMOMETER. Degrees. Mean of greatest daily heat,


31.6 Minimum,


20.5 37.3 Lowest maximum, ........ temperature, 10 A. M.


33.5 10 P. M. 35.6 Highest minimum, 30th

41.5 ........ of daily extremes, 36.8 Highest, 10 A. M. 5th

49.0 36.5 ............ 10 A. M. and 10 P. M.

Lowest ditto,

24.0 ........... 4 daily observations,

36.6 Highest, 10 P. M.


45.5 Whole range of thermometer,

309.5 Lowest ditto


27.0 Mean daily ditto,

Greatest range in 24 hours, 24th

19.5 temperature of spring water,

43.0 Least ditto,



Inches. Mean of 10 A. M. (temp. of mer. 44) 29.594

Highest, 10 A. M.


30.165 10 P. M. (temp. of mer. 44) 29.594 Lowest ditto,


28.980 both, (temp. of mer. 44) 29.591 Highest, 10 P. M.


30.140 Whole range of barometer,

Lowest ditto,


28.980 Mean ditto, during the day, ..144 Greatest range in 24 hours, 10th

.685 ... night, .157 Least ditto,


.110 .......... in 24 hours,


Leslie. Highest, 10 A. M. 3d

26.0 Rain in inches,

.......... Lowest ditto, 29th

(9.0 Evaporation in ditto,

Highest, 10 P.M. 10th

25.0 Mean daily Evaporation,

Lowest ditto, 29th

0.0 Leslie. Mean, 10 A. M.


Anderson. P. of Dep. Highest, 10 A.M. 5th 42.2 10 P. M. 6.7

Lowest ditto,

23d 19.0 both,

....... Highest, 10 P.M. 3d 43.4 Anderson. Point of Dep. 10 A. M. 30.9

.... Lowest ditto, 22d 19.6 10 P. M.

30.8 ............ Relat. Hum. Highest, 10 A.M. 29th 100.0 both, 30.9 .......... Least ditto,

3d 51.0 Relat. Humid. 10 A.M. 81.3

Greatest, 10 P.M. 29th 100.0 ............. 10 P. M. 85.5

Least ditto,

10th 56,0 both, 83.4

Mois. 100 cub. in. Greatest, 10 A.M. 14th .189 ............... Grs. mois. in 100 cub. in air, 10 A.M..132

Least ditto, 23d .087 ...10 P.M. .132

Greatest, 10 P. M. 3d .197 both, .132

.......... Least ditto, 22d .089 Fair days, 18; rainy days, 12. Wind west of meridian, 23; east of meridian, 7.


METEOROLOGICAL Table, extracted from the Register kept at Edinburgh, in

the Observatory, Calton-hill. N.B.—The Observations are made twice every day, at nine o'clock, forenoon, and four o'clock, afterThe second Observation in the afternoon, in the first column, is taken by the Register



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17{ A. 40


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Ther. Barom. Ther. Wind.

Ther. Barom.

Ther. Wind.
M.27 29.722 M.36} N.w. Frost, dull.
Nov. 1{

M.29 29.356 M.37
A. 33



N. .504 A. 36 )

M.31 .432 M.37

N.W. Frost, fair.
.453 A. 385

.797 M.40


.879 A. 39 Heavy rain. M.29 .542 M.39

Frost morn.


.999 M.38 A. 35 .469 A. 42

rain aftern.

A. 37
.969 A. 39

S.W. Mild, sunsh.
M.38 .430 M.44 U


.788 M.45
A. 44
.354 A. 43 ) Cble. Rain aftern.

A. 39 .529 A.36)

Cble. Fair, dull. M.39 28.998 M.471 5

M.34 20

.114 M.45 A. 49 .954 A. 46} N.W. Showery.

A. 37 28.999 A. 38 S.W. Rain, sun.
.854 M.41

A. 39

.998 M.38
.856 A. 40

Cble. Rain, sleet. 21

A. 37 29.215 A. 35 ) N.W. Frost.
.998 M.38

A.39 29.266 A. 39

.236 M.35
Frost, hail.

A. 29
.329 A. 33

NW. Keen fr. sun.
.461 M.43

A. 37

.414 M.31

23 .496 A. 47) N. Frost, fair.

A.27 .582 A.35 S

N. W. Ditto.
.322 M.38

Frost morn.


I M.22
A. 39 28.956 A. 42

.638 M.34
rain aftern.

A. 34

N.W. Ditto.

.819 A.37)
M.29 .999 M.42


A. 42 29.556 A. 42


.681 M.33

A. 30
.580 A. 34

N.W. Ditto.
.834 M.13

A. 41
N.W. Fair, dull. 26.

.464 M.35

A. 34

Cble. Sleet, snow.

.494 A.34
M.36 .952 M.41

A. 41

.595 M.31)
.918 A. 42 )
Mild, sunsh.

A. 32

N.W.Keen frost.

.568 A. 35
.747 M.401

Cble. Fair, dull.
A. 37


.413 M.38 .620 A.38

Frost fore.

A.30 .154 A. 35

rain night. M.32 .495 M.43

Frost, sleet,&

M.22 28.999 M.41)

Cble. .481 A. 40

29 rain aftern.

A. 46 29.353 A. 40

S.W. Mild, rain af. M.32 15

.481 M.38 A. 35 •153 A, 37) N.W. Rain, sleet. 30 M.28 28.999 M.40

A. 42 .999 A. 46

S.W. Rain aftern. Average of Rain, 2.3 inches.




27 { M.23

13{ 14{ A. 44




Oct. 15. At Sir A. M'Donald's, Sheen, Mrs Randolph, a daughter.

- At Kennington, Mrs J. Mackie, a daughter.

22. At Belvidere, the lady of John Robertson, Esq; of Foveran, a son.

23. At Eskmount, the Hon. Mrs Ogilvy of Clova, a daughter.

- At Ďublin, the lady of Major Menzies, 42d regiment, a daughter.

- A poor woman, the wife of a labouring man, named Scully, residing at Glengariff, near Bantry, was delivered of four children, three sons and a daughter, who are likely to live and do well.

23. At Camberwell Grove, London, Mrs William Scott, a son.

26. At Edinburgh, Mrs Hogarth, Hart Street, a daughter.

At Dunbar, Mrs George Sandilands, a son. Nov. 1. At Nelson-street, Mrs Dalrymple, a son.

3. At Darnhall, the Hou. Mrs Oliphant Murray, & son.

4. At Lennox Love, the lady of Colonel the Hon. P. Stuart, a daughter.

At Inchmarlo, the lady of Henry Iveson, Esq. of Blackbank, a daughter.

At Hillsborough, the Marchioness of Downshire, a son.

5. The lady of James Gibbon, Esq. of South Castle-street, Edinburgh, a daughter.

- At Bristol, Mrs Daniel Fripp, a daughter. 6. At Lynedoch-place, Edinburgh, Mrs Foulis of Woodhall, a daughter.

- Mrs Dunbar, Society, Edinburgh, a son.

8. At No 51, Queen-street, Edinburgh, Mrs Thomas Kinnear, a daughter.

- At the Royal Military Asylum, Chelsea, the lady of P. Macgregor, Esq. a son.

ii. Mrs Abercromby of Birkenbog, a daughter. - At Stonybank, the lady of Major J. S. Sinclair, royal artillery, a daughter.

- At Chapelton, the lady of Captain John A. Durie, late of the 92d regiment, a daughter.

12. At Maitland-street, the lady of Sir Alexander M'Kenzie of Avoch, a son.

- At Edinburgh, the Hon. Mrs Dundas of Dundas, a son and heir.

At 66, Frederick-street, Edinburgh, the lady of Lieutenant-Colonel Taylor, 10th Hussars, a daughter.

11. At 35, Gilmore-place, Edinburgh, Mrs Gibson, a son.

16. At Brahan Castle, Ross-shire, the Hon. Mrs Stewart Mackenzie of Seaforth, a daughter.

Mrs Brown, George-street, Edinburgh, a son.

At Cockenzie, Mrs H. F. Cadell, a son. 17. At New Laverock Bank, Mrs William Swinton Maclean, a still-born child.

At Ballinaby, Mrs Campbell, a son. 20. At Castle Fraser, the lady of Colonel Fraser, & still-born son.

21. At 33, Gilmore-place, Mrs Robertson, a daughter.

26. At Gouyave, in the island of Grenada, the lady of Dr Henry Palmer, a daughter.

27. Mrs Alexander Douglas, Albany-street, Ed, inburgh, a daughter.

At his Excellency's residence, London, the Countess Lieven, a son.

Londonderry, to Miss Christie Hamilton, eldest daughter of Charles Dalrymple, Esq. Gill's Cottage, county of Londonderry.

22. 'At Leith, Mr William Young, merchant, Couper - street, to Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Mr James Ferguson, merchant, St Andrew's-street, Edinburgh.

25. Ai Whitehouse, James Skinner, Esq. writer, Edinburgh, to Jean, youngest daughter of Robert Vernor, Esq. late of Fisherrow.

- At Nicolson-square, Edinburgh, Mr Henry Gardner, to Eliza Mary, daughter of Mr Alexander Grant, writer.

- At Glasgow, Mr Alexander Braid, Paisley, to Anna, eldest daughter of Thomas Lang, Esq. of Flemmington.

- At Athlone, John M‘Roberts, Esq. of Listoodor, county of Down, to Mary, secoud daughter of the deceased William Finlason, Esq. late of Union-place, Aberdeen.

26. At Hillhouse, Robert Ramage Liston, Esq. to Janet, eldest daughter of George Johnston, Esq. of Hillhouse.

- At Castlebellingham, Ireland, the Reverend Thomas Plunkett, eldest son of the Right Hon. William Plunket, to Louisa Jane, second daughter of the late John William Foster, Esq.

29. At Edinburgh, Sir Joseph Radcliffe, Bart. of Millsbridge House, in the county of York, to Jacobina, youngest daughter of the late Capt. John Macdonell, Berwick-upon-Tweed.

Robert Marshall, Esq. writer to the signet, to Mrs Shirley, late wife of Captain Shirley.

Mr John Pillans, printer, to Helen, eldest daughter of Mr Archibald Glen, corn-merchant, Edinburgh.

- W. B. Rose, Esq. of Rhinie, to Mary, youngest daughter of the late David M‘Culloch, Esq. of Glastulloch.

Nov. 1. At Glasgow, Mr B. Armour, merchant, to Isabella, youngest daughter of Alexander Brown, Esq. Meiklehill.

At Haddington, David Skirving, Esq. Garleton, to Margaret Lindsay, youngest daughter of the late Rev. Robert Scot, one of the ministers of Haddington.

Ai Edinburgh, James Cruickshank, hosier, to Margaret Smith, relict of John Smith, A.M.

In St Paul's chapel, York Place, William Ronald, Esq. captain in his Majesty's 6th regiment, to Elizabeth George, daughter of the late Lieut.General Benson.

3. Mr Robert Nasmyth, surgeon, Edinburgh, to Mary Lockhart, eldest daughter of David Jobson, sen. Esq. Dundee.

Mr Espinasse, to Miss J. Cruickshanks of Gerrard-street, Soho-square, London.

4. At Ofiley, Herts, James Gordon Murdoch, Esq. of Oakfield, Berks, to Caroline Penelope, fifth daughter of the late Samuel Gambier, Esq. commissioner of his Majesty's navy, and niece to Admiral Lord Gambier.

6. In St Paul's chapel, York-place, James Hay, Esq. eldest son of the late Captain Hay of the royal navy, to Mary, only daughter of Major A. Hay, formerly of the 35th regiment of foot,

9. At Kincorth, Frederick Grant, Esq. of Quebec, to Davina, youngest daughter of the late Robt. Grant, Esq. of Kincorth.

- At her father's house, Edinburgh, J. D. H. Hay. Esq. to Miss Jane, second daughter of Wm. Sanderson, Esq. merchant, Edinburgh.

- At Edinburgh, Mr Walter Burns, upholsterer in Edinburgh, to Miss Margaret Honyman, daughter of the late Patrick Honyman, Esq. of Græmsay.

- At Glasgow, James Wilson, Esq. advocate, to Margaret, youngest daughter of the late John Crawford. Esq. of Broadfield.

- At Glasgow, Mr Walter Ballantyne, Shirva, to Miss Bell, daughter of the deceased Mr Thomas Bell, merchant.

- At Ayr, Maurice Tweedie, Esq. of the Hon. East India Company's service, to Elizabeth, second daughter of Alexander Gardner. Esq.

At Edinburgh, Mr Alexander M‘Kay of Eel.

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fast, to Jean, daughter of Mr David Murray, Cal Oct. 5. At Florence, the Dowager Countess of ton-hill.

Shaftesbury. 10. At Broich, John M'Farlan, Esq. younger of - At Perth, Alexander Moncrieff, Esq. Captain Ballincleroch, to Miss Janet Buchanan Ewing, in the Royal Ayr Militia. daughter of the late Robert Ewing, Esq. manu- 7. At his house, near Cupar in Fife, Dr John facturer in Glasgow.

Govan, physician in Cupar. 11. At Greeuburn, Berwickshire, Mr Joseph 14. At Bernice, Argyllshire, Donald Fletcher, Liddle, solicitor Supreme Courts, to Mary Anne, Esq. of Bernice. youngest daughter of the late William Bogue, At Pictou, Nova Scotia, Edward Mortimer, Esq. of Greenburn.

Esq. merchant. He was a native of Scotland, and 13. At St Pancras church, Charles Phillips, Esq. having gone thither in early life, soon rose to high of the Irish bar, to Miss Whalley of Camden Town. consideration by his character and talents.

15. At Makerstown, Major-General Sir Thomas 15. At London, Captain Andrew Anderson, of Brisbane, K. C.B. to Anna Maria, eldest daughter the Honourable East India Company's service, of Sir Henry Hay Makdougall, Bart. of Makers Bombay. town.

17. At Anderston, Glasgow, John M'Ilwham, 16. At Wellhall, by the Rev. Mr Story of Rose- Esq. of Carnbroe. neath, Captain Archibald Stewart, of the rifle. 19. At London, William Spence, Felton, son of brigade, to Eliza Robina, only child of the late Mr William Spence, Felton-green, Musselburgh. Robert Cross of Barrachnie, Esq.

At Innerleithen, Mrs Agnes Greig, James's 18. At Irvine, Mr Henry David Dickie, Secre- Court, Edinburgh. tary to the Caledonian Insurance Company of At Edinburgh, Mr David Dow, of the British Edinburgh, to Margaret Ann, youngest daughter Linen Company's Bank. of the late Hector Allen, Esq. merchant, Glasgow. 20. At Edinburgh, the Rev. John Macmillan of

- At Greenock, Major Alan Macdonald, of the Stirling, in the 68th year of his age, and 42d of 55th regiment, to Miss Flora Nicolson, eldest his ministry. daughter of Patrick Nicolson, Esq. of Ardmore. 20. At Juniperbank, Alison, aged 15; and on

19. Mr John Livingston, merchant, to Ann, the 23d, Jane, aged 17, daughters of Mr John eldest daughter of Mr Alexander Mutter, Melville. Thorburn.

23. At Catharine Bank, Mr John Hunter, mer- - At Lisbon, Mary, sixth daughter of the late chant, Edinburgh, to Miss Margaret Sawers, George Ramsay, Esq. of Barnton. daughter of the late Mr Alexander Sawers, ac- 21. At Exeter, James Connell, Esq. merchant in countant in Glasgow.

Glasgow. - At Paisley, Mr John Hart, writer, Paisley, At London, the Hon. Frederick Sylvester to Margaret, daughter of Mr John Gibb of Linside. North Douglas, only son of Lord Glenbervie, and

At Hillside, near Glasgow, Mr John New- member of parliament for the burgh of Banbury.. lands, at Lachone Mill, to Miss Rae, only daughter Mrs Hutchison, relict of Mr l'homas Hutchi. of the deceased Mr John Rae, merchant, Grass- son, baker in Edinburgh. market, Edinburgh.

22. At Brodie's Buildings, Canongate, Mr John - George Johnston, M.D. Berwick-upon-Tweed, Reid, writer. to Catherine, daughter of the deceased Mr Cladius At Edinburgh, in her 82d year, Miss Anne Charles, surgeon, late of the staff, West Indies. Wishart, daughter of the late Dr William Wishart,

26. At Edinburgh, Mr Duncan Fisher, printer, principal of the college of Edinburgh. to Mary, second daughter of Mr John Baillie, High 23. Mr James Bauchop of Brucefield, Mid Cal. Street.

der, aged 72. LatelyAt Edinburgh, Mr William Thomson, At Callander, Mrs MʻArthur, widow of the tobacconist, to Isabella, eldest daughter of Mr late Alexander M'Arthur, Esq. of Littlemill. Tho. Newlands, rope-manufacturer, Grassmarket. 25. At her house in Maitland-street, Miss Ram

say, daughter of the late Robert Ramsay, Esq.

merchant, Leith. DEATHS.

- At Edinburgh, Mrs Elizabeth Rattray, relict

of David Robertson, Esq. late of Bleaton, aged 88. April 23. At Columbo, island of Ceylon, Lieut. - At 5, North St David-street, Edinburgh, John Hogarth, of the Bengal infantry, third son of

Robert Thom. James Hogarth, Esq. of Berwick.

26. At Annfield, Henry Miller of Pourin, M.D. Charles Eliott, Esq. of the Hon. East India Com. of the Hon. the East India Company's service. pany's service, sixth son of the late Sir William At Blair Drummond, George Home DrumEliott of Stobbs, Bart. He fell gallantly in the at- mond, Esq. of Blair Drummond. tack of the fort of Rupal Droog, in the East In. At Edinburgh, in the 84th year of her age, dies, on the 13th May last.

Mrs Barbara Lockhart, daughter of the late John At Triuchinopoly, in May last, Benjamin Horne, Lockhart, Esq. of Cleghorn. Esq., of the East India Company's civil service, At his house, near Cupar Fife, Mr Andrew third son of John Horne. Esq. of Stircoke.

Milne of South Baltilly. June 11. At the Cape of Good Hope, Captain 27. Mr William Young, writer in Stromness, Gregory Page, of the Bengal establishment.

Orkney. At the Isle of France, in July last, the Hon. Sir 28. At Edinburgh, William Govan, Esq. of HerAlexander Anstruther, recorder of Bombay.

miston. Aug. 23. In Tobago, Mr James Lapslie, second At Greenbank, Miss Jane Renny, eldest son of the Rev. Mr Lapslie, minister of Campsie. daughter of the late Mr Patrick Renny, writer in

28. At Stoney-hill, jamarca, of the yellow fever, Falkirk. Lieut.-Colonel 'Blainey, of the 92d 'regiment of Mary Westwater, relict of Mr John Megget, foot. It would be impossible to do justice to the merchant, Edinburgh. memory of this very excellent officer, by enume- 29. At Coltbridge, Mrs Lindsay, relict of Mr rating his many amiable qualities; it is only those John Lindsay. who had the happiness of knowing him, that can The Right Rev. Edmund Derby, D.D. Rojustly appreciate his untimely loss, which is so man Catholic bishop of Dromore. deeply felt by his disconsolate widow, his family, 20. At Florence, William Mackenzie, Esq. of and the regiment to which he belonged.

the island of St Vincent 25. At Savannah, Georgia, North America, - At Carfrae, in the 78th year of his age, Robt. aged 26 years, the lady of John Williamson Stirk, Hogarth, Esq. tenant there. Esq. daughter of the late Captain John Baugh, of - At Easter Causeyend, Mr Thomas Graham, the 58th regiment of foot.

farmer. Sept. 15. At Roslin, in the State of South Caro- 31. Mrs Agnes Redfoord, wife of Mr Robert lina, Archibald Simpson Johnstone, Esq. eldest Lamb, wood-merchant, Leith Walk. son of Adam Johnstone, Esq. collector of his Ma- Nov. 1. At Swinton Manse, Mrs Harriet Hepjesty's customs, Greenock.

burn Mitchelson, wife of John Tait, younger of 23. At Edinburgh, Mrs Jean Home Buchan. Pirn, W. S. She was the last of that family of Home, formerly At Kirkwall, Orkney, in the 23d year of her of Kello, in Berwickshire.

age, Agnes Scar, wife of James Spence, Esq. mer28. At Malden, in America, of the prevalent chant. fever, Colonel John Ogilvy. He was one of his At Dysart, James Davidson Fleming, M.D. Majesty's commissioners under the 6th and 7th aged 23. artieles of the treaty of Ghent.

2. At No 41, North Hanover-street, Edinburgh,

Mr Andrew Ewing, aged 70 years, father of Tho. 13. At Edinburgh, in the 46th year of her age, Ewing, teacher there.

Mary, wife of Mr Daniel Forrest, sen. merchant, At her house in George-street, Miss Catherine High-street, Edinburgh. Her amiable disposition Morison Mackenzie, daughter of the late Sir Ro- and mildness of manners endeared her to all who derick Mackenzie of Scatwell, Bart.

knew her, and, as an affectionate and tender mo3. At Edinburgh, aged 88, Miss Margaret ther, her loss is irreparable. M‘Laurin, daughter of the deceased Mr Donald At Cambridge, in the 18th year of his age, M'Laurin, some time surgeon in Edinburgh, and Walter Clarke Cliffe, only surviving son of Lieut.sister of the late Dr M‘Laurin, physician in Lon- Colonel Darby, of Grosvenor-place, Bath. don.

- At Glasgow, Mr John Steven, bookseller. - In the charity work-house of this city, John 14. At 45, Frederick-street, Edinburgh, Jane Barclay, aged upwards of 80 years. He resided in Stewart, the infant daughter of Peter Macdowall, this establishment for more than 73 years, during accountant. which time he never slept a night out of the house.

At Balmuto, Mr James Young, 47 years When he was admitted, there were only twelve faithful gardener there, and who last year obtained inmates resident in the house.

the Caledonian Horticultural Society's inedal for - At Prescot, Lancashire, aged 87, John Hasle

the reward of long and honest services. den. He served in the siege of Quebec, in the At Wester Portsburgh, Mrs Elizabeth Car. 15th regiment, and was employed by the immortal michael, spouse of Mr John Lizars, boot and shoe Wolfe, as his valet, until the death of the hero, maker. when he entered the service of General Murray, At Glenmore, Argyllshire, Mrs Campbell, with whom he remained until his discharge, in

senior. of Glenmore. the year 1761.

15. At Gilmore-place, in the 21st year of his age, 4. At her house in Castle-street, Mrs Dirom, Mr Andrew Home, youngest son of the late Mr widow of Alexander Dirom, Esq. of Muiresk, in

John Home, land-surveyor. the 85th year of her age.

At Orangefield, county of Down, Hugh - At Edinburgh, Miss Janet Campbell, daugh- Crawford, Esq. many years an eminent and rester of the deceased Neil Campbell, Esq. late col- pectable merchant and banker in Belfast. lector of the customs, Oban.

16. At No 20, Heriot Row, Edinburgh, Patrick, 5. At Traquair Manse, Peebles-shire, the Rev.

infant son of Mr Wishart. James Nicoll, minister of the parish, in the 50th At Edinburgla, in the 86th year of her age, year of his age. Few men ever descended to the Betty Cameron, a native of Lochaber, who has regrave more universally beloved, and more deeply sided here for the last 60 years. This poor woman regretted.

was one of a small class of people, perhaps more - At St Clair Town, Mrs Margaret Kinnear, peculiar to Scotland than any other country, who aged 92.

never beg, yet never want, and who, without re. At Edinburgh, Mr Thomas Anderson, for- latives, fortune, or certain income, are provided merly baker in Potterrow.

for as if they had all these. Thomas James Steele, eldest son of Andrew 18. At Peebles, John Steel, son of Mr Walter Steele, Esq. writer to the signet.

Steel. At Gray's Mill, Mr Belfrage, merchant, At No 10, Broughton-street, James, eldest South Bridge, Edinburgh.

son of Dr John Campbell. 6. At Fort William, Mr Joseph Young, of the 19. At Edinburgh, after a short illness, Robert, Customs, Edinburgh, and acting comptroller at

fourth son of the late Robert Kay of Harlaw, BerFort William.

wickshire, aged 19. At Edinburgh, Mrs Ann Scott, spouse of - At Rineten, Captain John Macdonald of GarRobert Gilmour.

densdale, 7. At Edinburgh, Ramsay, the infant daughter 30. At London, John, only son of Mr Robert of Archibald Douglas, Esq. advocate.

Keltie, of the island of Demerara, West Indies. Mr Robert Schaw, copper-smith, Prince'sstreet, aged 57.

Lately-Within a few hours of each other, Mr At Portobello, Miss Isabella Clunie, sixth John Green, of Broomyard, in Herefordshire, and daughter of the late Rev. John Clunie, minister of Elizabeth, his wife. They had been married 59 Whitekirk.

years, and had 22 children in little more than 19 - At Edinburgh, Mrs Agnus M‘Pherson, much years. regretted by her numerous friends and acquaint- At Godalming, Nicholas Loftus, Esq. formerly ances.

Lieut.-Colonel of the 4th regiment dragoon guards, 8. At her house, Prince's-street, Mrs Gibson of in the 80th year of his age. Cliftonhall, aged 88.

In Downshire, at the seat of her brother, in con-- At Eskbank, Theodora Walrond, the infant sequence of a locked jaw, which proceeded from daughter of Mr Wood.

having a tooth drawn the week before, Miss GorAt Doneraile House, in the county of Cork, don, sister to Charles Gordon, Esq. of Wiscombof water in the chest, the Right Hon. Hayes St park. Leger, Viscount Doneraile. His lordship enjoyed At Paris, Mrs B. Wallis, the wife of Lieutenant. very extensive estates, particularly in the counties General Bayley Wallis, and sister of Sir Robert of Cork and Waterford. He was in his 65th year. Wilson, M. P.

9. At his house, Coats Crescent, Edinburgh, At London, a few weeks after his return from Lieut.-Colonel Henry Erskine of Sheilfield.

India, Robert Steuart, Esq. of the Hon. East In- At Stirling, Mrs Helen Muirhead, relict of dia Company's medical service, third son of the Alexander Sutherland, Esq. late of Woodend. late Robert Steuart, Esq. of Ballechin.

10. At Campbelltown, Marion, infant daughter At Horseley, Gloucestershire, John Sheppard, of Captain H, Stevenson.

Esq. He has left £400 to the Gloucester Infirma11. At Leith, Mrs Margaret Brown, wife of Mr ry, and £1000 three per cent. consols to the Society James Thomson, late fariner, Dalhousie.

for Propagating Christian Knowledge. - At Edinburgh, William Speid, fourth son of At St Margaret Stone, near Dunfermline, after Robert Speid, Esq. writer to the signet.

a long illness, Mrs Isabella Saunders, relict of Mr 12. At his house, in New Burlington-street, Robert Saunders, there. London, in a fit of apoplexy, John Dawson, Esq. At the baths of Tivoli, near Paris, in his 29th an eminent solicitor.

year, Sir Arthur Grey Hazlerigg, Bart. of Nosely - At Edinburgh, David Hay, Esq. of Belton. Hall, Leicestershire.

- At Edinburgh, Miss Margaret Græme, sister Suddenly at Paris, Captain John Doig, late of to Colonel Grame of Inchbraikie.

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