577 nected with the Scotch rebellion in 1745, two younger brothers to two of her daughparticularly at the battle of Preston Pans, ters, by which the elder becomes father-inwhere he signally distinguished himself as a law to the two younger brothers and their Bristol Volunteer.Mr. Wm. Pollard, ship wives. broker, 57-Mr. Purnell, law-stationer, 34. Died.) At Ransall, Mrs. Latham.

At the Hot Wells, Dowager Lady Bolton, At Grubbers Ash, near Newcastle, Mr.T. relict of the late Lord B.

Ford. At Clifton, Antoinette, youngest daughter At Penkridge, Mr. Jas. Biddle. of A. Meertens, esq. 14.

At Rowley Regis, Mr. Isaac Dowding, 75.'

-Though possessed of an unineumbered Sir John Heathcote, Mr. Wedgwood, and estate of 1000l. per annum, he almost deother gentlemen, coal proprietors and manu- prived himself of the common necessaries of facturers, are patronizing a plan for esta- life, and had lived for many years totally exblishing an infirmary in the Portesies. It is cluded from the world, without even a single intended to be erected by the voluntary con- attendant. tributions of the working classes in that part At Burton-upon-Trent, Mr. Greatorix, of the county, and to be denominated The many years organist of that town. North Staffordshire Infirmary.

Ai Great Fenton, Daniel Whalley, esq. A plan has also been prepared and ap- formerly of Bath, 80. proved for erecting in this county a Lunatic At Stafford, Mrs. Ann Wood, 82. Asylum, to contain separate apartments for At Uttoxeter, Mr. Hill, 91, and about a 100 patients, with suitable dining rooms, day week afterwards Mrs. H. his wife, 86. rooms, aud airing grounds; and also rooms At Stanfield, Mr. W. Hancock, 35. for committees, visitors, medical men, and At Newfield, Nov, 29, William, son of proper officers. The land appropriated to its Smith Child, esq. deceased, admiral of the usc measures six acres, in an elevated and blue. airy situation.-By authentic returns lately At Tutbury, Ann, wife of Mr. Francis made, it appears that the number of these Greasley, 48. unhappy sufferers in this county is nearly At Bilstou, Mrs. Trehern, widow, 09. 200, most of whom are paupers confined in At Newcastle, Rob. Griffin, esq. youngest private houses and workhouses, with little son of Thos, G. esq. of Greenhill. hope of recovery in their present deplorable Ac Eardley.End, near Newcastle, Mrs. situations. Though the building will not at Wrench ; Mrs. Ford, of the Town-house, first view appear to afford room for the whole Barthomley, Cheshire; and Mrs. Booth, of these distressed objects, it is reasonable to wife of Mr. John Booth, of the Town-house, hope, that by proper medical and moral Audleyma melancholy instance of the sam treatment, by seclusion from friends, and vages of death in one family, in the space free from vulgar gaze, the number will soon of little more than a week. The former be considerably reduced, and in such case, and latter were daughters of Mrs. Ford, and that it will be found sufficiently capacious have left eleven children to lament their for the occasions of the county. In the list loss.--It is supposed Mrs. Wrench died of a of donations appears the name of Sir Robert fever, and that the mother and sister caught Peel, bart. for 500l.

the infection by visiting and paying attention A meeting was lately held at Newcastle, to her in her dying moments. to take into consideration the propriety of establishing a Union Mill in that town. Married.] J. H. Capper, esq. of WilThe rules (which are similar to those of mington, Sussox, to Jane, youngest daughthe Birmingham and Wolverhampton esta- ter of the late Rev. J. Gent, of Stoke by blishments,) were submitted to the meeting, Nayland. and unanimously approved, and a consider- Mr. Wm. Kent, jun. of Uggeshall, to able number immediately added their names Mary Ann, daughter of the late Mr. John to the subscription.

Gooch, of Steven. Birth.] At Rolleston Hall, the lady of At Bury, Mr. John Devereux to Miss Sir Oswald Mosley, bart. of a son.

Mary Cox. Married.] At Longdon, R. H. Hurst, At Stowmarket, Mr. S. Hall to Miss Fideldest son of Rob, H, esq. of Horsham Park, deman. Sussex, M. P. for Horsham, to Dorothea, Mr, Jacob Cooper, of Harlston-hall, to eldest daughter of John Breynton, esq. of Miss Symonds, of Earl Stonham, Haunch Hall.

At Ipswich, Mr. R. K. Cobbold, son of At King's Swinford, Mr. Burne, of Penn, John E. esq. to Emily, third daughter of to Sophia, youngest daughter of the late Geo. Mrs. Smith. Briscoe, esq. of Summers-hill.

Died.} Ao Newton, near Sudbury, Mr. At Stoke-upon-Trent, Mr, Isaac Cook, to T. Hurrell. 63. Miss Sarah Fox, both of Newcastle. A curious coincidence in matrimonial alliance is Died.] At Farnham, Mr. Thos. Snelling. worthy of remark in these two families: the Mrs. Margaret Longhurst, relict of Mr. L. clder brother is married to the mother, and distiller, NEw MONTULY MAG.–No. 12.






Susser-Warwick-Westmoreland-Wilts. [Jan. 1, At Chertsey, Mrs. Oliver Young, sister of Mr. Paul, of Birmingham, his brother-in-law Sir Wm. Y. bart.

Alex. Millar, esq. late of Jamaica, 41. At Engleheld.green, Mrs. Pocock.

At Leamington, Mr. Treadgold, 36.

WESTMORELAND. Extensive repairs and alterations are going Married.] Ar Appleby, Mr. Thos. Furon at Battel Abbey, the much-admired seat ness, of King's Meaburn, to Miss Mary. of Sir Godfrey Webster, and particularly in Steele, of Colby. - Sej. Smith, of the Westthe great hall, for which three windows of moreland Militia, to Miss Lawson. large dimensions, beautifully ornamented At Orton, Mr. Atherton, of Preston, atwith stained glass, are nearly finished. torney, to Miss-Ion. • A macaw, belonging to Mr. Sergeant, of At Kendal, Mr. Henry Rushton, to Miss the Hastings' Arms inn, in that town, lately Jane Preston.-Mr. Jas. Towers, surgeon, died at the extraordinary age of 122 years, to Miss Ann Goft. which it attained in September last. This At Longmarton, Mr. Jos. Coates, of Cal. Jong-lived bird was formerly the property of garth, to Miss Harrison, the late Lady De Crespigny, who had it in Died.] At Kendal, Mr. John Atkinson, her possession 40 years and 10 months. Sir 27.-Miss Buck.- Mr. Jas. Newton.-Mr. Claude De Crespigny, her husband, had the Edm. Ridley.--Mrs Bryan Lamb, innkeepet. bird of his tather, who kept it 70 years. At Pennington, Mr. John Green, 79.

Married.) At Lewes, the Rev. Wm. Aus- At Swarthmoor, Mr. Jas. Shaw, 80. ken, rector of Horsted Keynes, to Elizabeth

WILTSHIRE. Matilda, eldest daughter of J. B. Harrison, A professional correspondent of the Salisesq. of Southampton.

bury Journal advises, in all cases of wounds The Rev. Edw. Warnford, vicar of Mal- from animals suspected of being sabid, that lien, Cornwall, to Miss Eliz. Harvey, of excision of the bitten parts be immediately Battle.

performed, and that they be washed with a Died.] At Brighton, the Rev. P.C. She- strong soap ley; this, it practised early, and yard, of Harley-street, London, and Glatton, in a coniplite manner, he affirms to be a Huntingdon, formerly of St. John's College, certain and the only preventive that can be Cambridge. He was the eldest son of the depended on. He adds, that it would be late Rev. Ms. S. of Huntingdon.---Jas. Blair, advisable to remove the bitten parts, although esq. brother of Dr. B, and late partner in the they might be healed, and some days or even house of Blair, Napier, and Co. Charleston, wecks have elapsed, provided no symptoms South Carolina.

of the dreadtul disease of hydrophobia ape At Alfriston, Mr. Geo. Smith.-Mr. Jesse pear, which symptoms are often not percepGregson, of Wigsel, 28.

tible for several months after the infliction of At Slindon-house, Mr, Parker, many years the wound. butler to the late Earl of Newburgh.

Alarried.] Mr. Jos. Spragg, of the Best At Hallington, Mrs. Stace, wife of Mr. S. Inn, Melksham, to Mis. Eliz. Crook, of leaving 12 children, 45.


At Stourton, Mr. Draper, land surveyor, The profits arising from the la!c musical to Mary, youngest daughter of John Player, festival, for the benefit of the General Hos- esq. of Bath, pital, Birmingham, amount to 31311.155.2d. Died.] The Rev. Mr. Lancaster, rector clear of all expenses.

of Partney, in the patronage of the Bishop Married. At Aston, Chas. Davis, esq. of Winchester. of Great Barr, to Miss Buggins, of Erding- At Corsham, Mr. Henry Poole, solicitor,

42. The Rev. N. M‘Evoy, vicar of Butler's At Bapton, Mrs. Slade. Marston, 10 Anne, relict of W. Hewlett, esq. At Salisbury, the widow of Mr. Rich.

Died. At Birmingham, Mrs. Jonies. Rooke. Mr. Rob. Twyford, one of the night-consta- At East Tytherton, Mrs. Ann Grigg, eldest bles.-Mrs. Mary Sambrooke, the oldest daughter of the late Rev. Peter G. rector of member of the Funeral Society, 104. She Bathwick. walked out till within three days of her death.

WORCESTERSHIRE. Mr. M. Solomon, 49.- Mr. John Crump- Married ] At Kidderminster, Jas. Taylor, ton, 57.- Laura, third daughter of George esq. second son of the late John T. esq. of Maie, M.D.-Mr. Nath. Lea, 47.- Lucy, Moseley-hali, to Louisa, second daughter of daughter of the late Mr. G. Benton, 23. the late Sam. Skey, esq. of Spring Glove,

At Warwick, Mrs. Griffiths, 74.--Mr. near Bewdley,--Mr. Jos. Moss to Mrs. Jones, John Wills, 40.

formerly housekeeper to Lord Foley. At Solihull, Mr. Thos. Moore, organist of At Overbury, Mr. Berkeley, of Conderton, the church at that place.

to Miss Bridges. At Wellesbourne, Judith, wife of Bernard At Feckenham, Mr. John Wheeler, of Dewes, esq.

Inkberrow, to Mrs. English. At Coventry, Mr. P. Ayton.

At Kempsey, Mr. Timbrell to Miss Barnes. At Erdington Cottage, the residence of Dicd.) At Worcester, Mrs. Marg, Jack



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son, eldest daughter of the late Wm. Bache, At Burntwood Lodge, W.H. Marsden, esg. esq. of Eardley-hall, Stafford, 80. - Mrs. At Doncaster, Mrs, Spooner, relict of Corden.-Mr. Thos. Nanfan, of the Cross, Wm.S.esq. 65.-Mrs. Mary New, 66.-Mr. Poole, 61. At Huntington, Mr. John Lund, late of -Mr. Ainsworth.

York, one of the most ingenious men that At Dudley, Mr. Sam. Mason.-Mrs. Dud- city ever produced. In 1777 he was apley, wife of Mr. Benj. D.

pointed by a society of gentlemen to inspech At Finstall-heath, Bromsgrove, Mr, Benj. the turnery manufactories at Nuremberg, in Horton.

Germany, and on his return was presented At Broadway, Mrs, Matthews, of Cos- with the freedom of York. comb, Gloucestershire.

At Dodworth, near Barnsley, Wm. Parker, At Cakeboll, Mr. Lett, formerly of Rush- esq. ock, 73.

At Barnsley, Mrs. Cass, relict of Mr. C. of At Bromsgrove, Mr. Chas. Sanders. London, and mother of Chas, Palmer, esq. YORK.

of Thurnsco Hall, near Doncaster, 79. It is worthy of remark, as highly credita- At York, Mrs. Godson, widow, 90.ble to the police of the city of York, that the Sam. Wormalid, esq. one of the aldermen of doors of its gaol for three weeks previous to this city, and who served the office of lord the 26th of November, were daily thrown mayor in 1809.--At the Mansion House, open, there not being a prisoner, either debtor the Lady Mayoress, the only daughter of the or felon, confined in it.

late Francis Saunders, esq. one of the alderAt a late meeting of the magistrates ap- men of that city, 55. pointed to superintend the erection of a At Clifton, near York, Mrs. Mary Maude, Pauper Lunatic Asylum at Wakefieid, it was 09. agreed that 19 acres of laod should be pur. At West House, near Ripon, Jas. Lucas, chased, about a mile on the Aberford road, esq. fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, and that rewards should be immediately London, 72. He was a native of Leeds, offered, by advertisement, to architects to where he spent the greatest portion of his deliver in plans.

life, and became distinguished as well for his The steam packet, which sails between surgical skill as for those qualities which exGainsbro' and Hull, left the latter town one alt the human character in every condition morning at a quarter after seven o'clock, and of life. He was one of the surgeons of the arrived at Gainsbra' at one; sailed again at General Lufirmary, from its original instituthree, and reached Hull before ten the same tion in 1794, and contributed by his volunnight ;-a circumstance unprecedented, the tary labours to lay the foundation of its great distance being 100 miles.

and increasing fame. Births.] At Sculcoates, Hull, Sarab, wife At Ossert, John Craven, esq. 62. of John Hopwood, labourer, for the fourth At Halifax, Ann, only daughter of Mr. time of twins.

Farrer, who has lost three fine children in At Leeds, the wife of Mr. Aaron Giles, little more than five weeks. cloth-dresser, of three girls, two of whom At Brotherton, near Ferrybridge, John were stillborn.

Haxby, esq. 69. At the Plantation, Guisborough, the lady At Bradford, Mrs. Rishton, sister to the of H Hale, esq. of a son.

late C. B. Sharp, esq. of Little Horton, 80. At Linton Spring, near Wetherby, the - Elizabeth, third daughter of Mr. John Hon. Mrs. Butler, of a daughter.

Rand, 23. At Kippax-park, the Hon. Mrs. Bland, of At Leeds, Mr. Wm. Wilks, 21.–Mr. W.

Leathley.--Miss Palcy, daughter of the late Married.] At Whitby, Thomas, son of Mr. Rich. P.-Mr. Rob. Taylor.-Miss Henry Simpson, esq. banker, to Miss Ann Lawrence.- Mr. John Jowett, merchant. Brodrick, daughter of Thos. B. esq. ship- At Hull, Mr. W. Smith.-Capt. John builder.

Ramsay, of the Margaret of this port, 45.5 At York, the, Rev. Thos. Ewbank, rector Mrs. N. Levett.-- Mary Ano, second daughof Elton, Durham, to Frances, daughter of ter of B. N. Wilson, esq.-Mrs. Margaret the late Jas. Shilleto, esq. of Selby.

Field, 71 ; and four days afterwards her husAc Beverley, Edm. Beckett, esq. son of Sir band, Mr. Thos. F. many years a captain in John B. bart. 1o Maria, eldest daughter of the Hamburgh trade from this port, 68 Wm. Beverley, esq.

Mr. Rob. Nicholson, engraver, 35.-Mrs. At Hatfield, J. Bladworth, esq. of Stain. Ann Thompson, widow. forth, to Elizabeth, third daughter of the At Netherton, Huddersfield, the wife of late Wm. Marsden, esq.

the Rey, Mr. Armitstead, 73. Ac Halifax, Amaziah Empson, esq. of Walkington, to Ellen, daughter of John The committee appointed to consider the Rawson, esq. of Stony Royd,

proposal of government for the enclosure of Died.] At Wadsworth, near Doncaster, the Great Forest of Brecon, continue their Mrs. Wordsworth, relict of Josiah W. esq. labours. Among other pians submitted by 93.

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[Jan. 1, projected road from Swansea to Brecon, Birth.] 'At Edinburgh, the wife of Alex. nearly in the line of the Swansea Canal, Masdonald, a poor labourer, of three girls. which will run through a great part of the Married.] At Stirling, Jas. Kipper, esq. forest. This road, it is caleulated, will save Greenock, to Hannah, daughter of the Rev. about 12 miles distance between the above Dr. Somerville. towns, Government are desirous of for: At Arndilly-house, Thos. Gordon, esq. of warding the measure, but first wish a plan and Park, to Maria, eldest daughter of David M. estimate ; and Mr. E. Martin, of Morriston, Grant, esq. has been recommended to make the survey. Died.) At Edinburgh, Wm. Foulis, sen.

At a sale by auction of common land, esq. of Woodhall. On the 1st Dec. Mr. which took place at Kington, under an act of Thos. Turnbull, of Antigua-street, Leithparliament for dividing and inclosing the walk, 72.- Lady Pollok, relict of Sir Rob. P. waste lands in the parish of Cascob, and of Pollok, bart. townships of Ednol and Kinnerton, in the At Burntfield Links, Capt. Jobs Simpson parish of Old Radnor, in the county of Rad- of the 27th Foot, 39. nor, 122 acres were sold for the sum of At Kilmarnock, Sir David M. Cunning. 18451. being upwards of 15l. per acre, which hame, bart. the commissioners have ascertained to be At Greenock, Lillias Whitehill, relict of sufficient to defray the expenses of dividing David Gawner, cooper, in her 100th year. upwards of 2880 acres, the quantity of land At Seabank-house, Rob. R. Cunning directed to be divided and inclosed, including hame, esq. of Auchenharvie. the expenses of obtaining the act, road At Gourock, on the 1st of Dec. Gillies making, and all other charges attending the M.Kechnie, aged 104, supposed to be the division of the same.

last of the warriors that fought with the PreBirth.] At Dunraven castle, the lady of tender in the year 1745, and for whom the che Hon. W. H. Quin, of a daughter. veleran declared, within a few days of his

Married.] Jos. Meredith, esq. of Knigh- death, that he would still fight to the last ton, Radnor, to Elizabeth Matilda, niece of drop of his blood. Jas. Robarts, esq. of Pye-corner Hall, in the samc county.

Married.] In Dublin, Sir Charles Henry E. Wooden, esq. of Classcomb-hall, Mont- Coote, bart. to Caroline Elizabeth, daagster gomery, aged 82, to Miss Jones of Cefagoly, of John Whaley, esq.

Died.] At Haverfordwest, the Dowager Died.] At Church Hill, co. Armagh, the Lady Kensington, who, since the death of seat of his father, John Verner, esq. 34. her lord in 1801, had principally resided in At Kinsale, the Hon. Almericus De Wales.

Courcy, youngest son of Lord Kinsale. In the parish of Llanerchayron, Cardi- At Limerick, Miss White. This lady has ganshire, Jane Harry, 105. This vencrable bequeathed the following sums in charity, matron has left 4 children, 33 grand children, viz.- 1,000l. for the purpose of erecting a

110 great grand children, and 17 great great Magdalen Asylum in that city, and after the • grand children: she retained the use of her death of an old fady, 1001. a year for 10 faculties to the last.

years, towards its support; sol. a year for so : In the parish of Llandbadarn-fawr, in the years to the Fever Hospital ; 401. a year for same county, John Davies, aged 108, who, 21 years to the House of Industry; col

. a 'for some years past, was in the regular babit year to the + Roman Catholic charity schools

; of repairing to Aberyswith on Saturday after. 3ol, each a year for 20 years, to the poor of noon for the purpose of being shaved : this the parishes of St. Mary's, St. John's

, St. operation was gratuitously performeil, in Michacl's, and St. Munchin's ; 10l. a year consideration of the extraordinary age and for 30 years, to the Lying-in Hospital ; sol. cleanly propensity of the scurly veteran, who a year for 38 years to St. Michael's Chapel; walked no less than six miles to and fro for 51. a year for 20 years to the Dispensary; and the purpose. Be walked erect, and cven 501. for the purchase of books for the poor. threshed wheat within two months of his In Dublin, Lord Ffrench. This nobleman death!

terminated his life at his son's chambers is At Beaumaris, the Rev. Thos. E. Owen, Trinity College, by a pistol, the muzzle of rector of Llandyfrydog, Anglesea, of which which he put into his mouth. His death alcounty he was many years an able, active, most immediately followed the discharge · and upright magistrate.

His bordship was to have been cremises at At Woodfield, Flint. Jas. Wood, esq, of the Royal Exchange, respecting the Banking that place, and of Woodville, Sligo, Ireland. Establishment, with which he had been con

At Middleton-hall, Carmarthen, Mr. Jas. nected, and which had, as the public knows. Greyer, upwards of 30 years principal land- stopped payment; and it was whilst he was agent and engineer to Sir Wm. Paxion, ol. expected to attend for this purpose tbat he SCUTLAND.

committed the dreadful act of his own desOn the 1st Dec. the Lunaric Asylum of truction. The Coroner's Inquest returned a Glasgow, erected at an expense of 20,0001. verdict of Lunacy. was opened for the reception of patients. At the House of Industry, Clonmel, James



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581 Kennedy, aged upwards of 106 years. He cabinet-maker at Kremnitz. The son was a retained his reason to the last, and, during pupil of Freudenberger, and his extraordithree years residence in the house, his health nary talents in the representation of varidus was such, that medical aid was unnecessary. species of animals, but especially those aboveHe had been three years blind on his admis- mentioned, in paintings in water-colours, are sion into the House of Industry; but, in attested not only by the numerous producabout twelve months after, he recovered his tions of his pencil in the port-folios of vasight so far as to discover small objects. He rious amateurs at Bern, Zurich, Basle, and was a native of Thurles, and by trade a tailor; other places, but also by the high encomiums and has related, that he in his youth made passed upon his performances by many arentire suits of men's clothes, at a shilling a cists of the highest eminence. Madame Lesuit, the then price.

brun, of Paris, perhaps the first living female

painter, never failed, in her different jourMarried.) At Calcutta, John Edw. Wil- neys through Switzerland, to purchase sevekinson, esq. to Catherine, eldest daughter of ral of Mind's performances, declaring at the Rob. Bathurst, esq. and niece to the Bishop same time that they were real master-pieces of of Norwich.

their kind, and would be acknowledged as Died.] At the Cape of Good Hope, Claud such even in the French metropolis. It was Monckton, of the civil service of the E. I.C. she who first gave tu our artist the appellation son of the Hon. Edw. M. of Portland Place of Le Raphael des Chats---(the Raphael of

At Surat, Geo. Gell. esq. in the military Cats)—which he has ever since retained, and service of the E. I. C.

by which many strangers enquired for him Ac Masulipatam, Capt. Francis Green, of at Bern. Mind was certainly well worthy of the 14th regiment of native infantry:

this name, not only on account of the corAt Simon's Town, Cape of Good Hope, rectness of his drawings of those animals, Rear-ad. Geo. Dundas, commissioner of the and the true though dignified delineation of navy on that station.

their forms, but also more especially on acIn the East Indies, Lieut. Rich. Wedge, of count of the life and spirit which he transthe 30th regiment, late captain in the Cam- fused into them in his pictures. The parti bridgeshire Local Militia.

cular and individual physiognomy which At Port Royal, Jamaica, Capt. Cecil, H. distinguishes each of his cats ;. the halfM. S. Electra, third son of the late Wm. C. fawning, half tiger-like look which is com.esq. of Duffryn, Monmouth. It was this mon to them all; the graceful movements officer who had the misfortune of being the of his kittens, three or four of which are antagonist in the fatal duel with the late sometimes represented sporting about the Capt. Stackpole.

mother; the silky hair, which looks as

though you could blow it up-in a word, Birihs.] At Paris, the lady of E. J. Little- whatever is characteristic of the animal we john, esq. M.P. for the county of Stafford, find in his works with such truth and such of a daughter.

complete illusion, that the spectator would Ac St. Petersburg, the lady of Sir Gore scarcely be surprised if the eyes of his figures Ouseley, ambassador to the Court of Persia, began to'roll, if the jaws were raised for a of a daughter.

spring, and the well-known cry were to issue Married.] At Brussels, the Rt. Hon. John from the paper. The affection of Minds for Thos. Henry Somerset, to Lady Catherine the feline race might be termed fraternal. Annesley, daughter of the Earl of Mount. When he was at work, a favourite puss genenorris.

rally sat by his side, and a kind of conversaAc Paris, And. Jukes, esq. surgeon in the tion was kept up between them, party in service of the E. I C. Bombay, to Georgiana words and partly by gestures. He was often Maria, daughter of the late Dr. Jobn Ewart. seen employed at his table with an old cat

Died.] On board the Batavia, on his pas- on his lap, and two or three kittens upon sage froma Bombay, Major-gen. Waddington. both shoulders, or even in the hollow formed

At Blois in France, Mrs. Walker, wife of at the back of his neck by the inclination of Capt. Bern. W. royal navy:

his head, while the whole family purred On his voyage from Rio Janeiro to Fal- forth their delight at having found such commouth, Cap. Sutherland, of the Speedy fortable quarters in sounds resembling those packet.

of a spinning-wheel. Thus encumbered, he At Tours, in France, G. Taswell, esq. late would sit for hours together at his work, and of Cheltenham.

abstain from every motion that could in the At Paris, Mrs. L. J. Belasyse, widow of least incommode his beloved favourites. In the Hon. T. B. brother to Viscount Faucon- 1809, the general massacre of cals at Bern berg.

rendered their friend almost inconsolable, At Bern, in Switzerland, of an apo- Eight hundred of those animals were slaugh, plexy, in his 46th year, Gottfried Mind, tered in the space of twenty-four hours, bea painter celebrated for his extraordinary de- cause one had gone mad and bitten several lineations of bears and cats. His father, others. Minds had indeed carefully constill living in Bern, is a native of Lipsch, in ceales and preserved his darling Minerte, Upper Hungary, and learned the trade of a' bue the melancholy sight which every mo


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