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At Wigton, on Sunday last, Mr. James GALLAUGHER, to Miss Mary BARNES.


At Caldbeck, on the 13th ult., Mr. Richard WOOLCOCK, of Coniston, near Ulverston, to Miss Betsey MAUGHAM, only daughter of the late Mr. William MAUGHAM, of Hesket-New-Market; same place, on the 19th ult., Mr. John GREENUP, of Upton, near Caldbeck, to Ann, second daughter of Mr. Richard HARRISON, of Caldbeck.


At Cockermouth, on Saturday last, Mr. William ARMSTRONG, husbandman, to Miss S. HUNTINGDON.


At Whitehaven, on Wednesday last, by the Rev. T. DALTON, Capt. STEEL, of the Quebec Packet, to Miss M. A. BURNS.


At St. John's, Beckermet, on Wednesday week, Mr. Isaac HOLLIDAY, eldest son of Mr. HOLLIDAY, of Calderbridge, to Agnes, third daughter of Mr. CLARK, of Beckermet.


At Broughton-in-Furness, on the 20th ult., Mr. John BOWNESS, mason, to Miss Hannah VICKERS, of Low-wood Stile.


At the Independent Chapel, Ulverston, on Tuesday week, Mr. Thomas Leaf FOSTER, hair dresser, to Miss Mary MUNCASTER, both of that town.


At Haydon Bridge, lately, Mr. Joshua LIDDLE, coach proprietor, to Miss Margaret COWING, of Low Hall.


At Glasgow, on the 7th ult., by the Rev. P. FORBES, Mr. James BURN, of Glasgow, to Mary Ann, second daughter of Mr. Geo. MINGINS, late of this city.


At the Ebenezer Chapel, Scarbro', lately, Wm. HAYWOOD, to Elizabeth SKINNER. The united ages of this couple amount to 138 years, and they have each knelt at the altar of Hymen six times.




On the 31st ult., at the Deanery, Wells, in the 15th year of her age, Sophia, eldest surviving daughter of Dr. GOODENOUGH, Dean of Wells.


In the Irish Damside, on the 24th ult., Ann HUTTON, aged 67 years.


In West Walls, on the 28th ult., Mary ARMSTRONG, aged 76 years.


In East Tower Street, on the 1st instant, Margt. KENNEDY, aged 75 years.


In Willow Holm, since our last, Susannah BUNTING, aged 40 years.


In the House of Recovery, since our last, Margaret NIXON, aged 34 years.


In East Street, Botchergate, on Monday last, John, son of Mr. Samuel SEWELL, shoemaker, aged 10 years.


In King Street, Botcherrate [sic], on Thursday last, Mr. Robert SHAW, bookseller, aged 60 years.


In Botchergate, on Saturday last, Frances, wife of Mr. John LANCASTER, gardener, aged 58 years.


In the House of Recovery, on Saturday last, Mr. Frederick JOHNSTONE, aged 58 years.


In Botchergate, on Saturday, Jane, infant son [sic] of Mr. Joseph SOWERBY, of Sowerby Street.


In Botchergate, on Sunday last, Jane, daughter of Mr. John HUGHES, hatter, aged 8 years.


At Upperby, on Tuesday last, Jane, wife of Mr. John WATSON, aged 24 years.


At Cardewlees, on the 22nd ult., Mr. John MOORE, aged 74 years.


At Dalston, on the 27th ult., in the 72nd year of his age, Mr. George MINGINS; much and deservedly respected.


At Brampton, on Thursday last, Mrs. BELL, late of Howard's Arms Inn, aged 68 years; same place, on the 26th ult., Mrs. WILLOUGHBY, aged 54 years; on the 29th ult., Elizabeth, wife of Mr. John GILL, aged 65 years.


At Plumbland, on the 22nd ult., Mr. John NELSON, aged 57 years; having been upwards of 30 years a carpenter in the Royal Navy.


At Wigton, on the 24th ult., William, son of the late John NICHOL, aged 22 years; on the 26th, Miss Betty KAY, aged 69 years; 28th, Mr. George HADDAM, aged 75 years; 30th, John, son of Mr. John CONKEY, aged 4 years.


At Lougthwaite, near Wigton, on the 27th ult., John, son of Mr. Robert IRVING, aged 4 years.


At Woodhouse, near Hesket-New-Market, on the 19th ult., after a tedious illness of two years and a half, Rachael, wife of Mr. Robert BROWN, and daughter of Mr. Wilson BRIGGS, of Crookdale, near Colton, aged 24 years.


At Gillfoot, near Hesket-New-Market, on the 21st ult., after a short illness, Isaac, fourth son of Mr. William ROBINSON, land surveyor, aged 19 years.


At Penrith, on the 27th ult., Maria, wife of Mr. John LEE, aged 51 years; same place and day, John CLARK, weaver, aged 77 years.


At Low Grounds, near Plumpton, on the 24th ult., Joseph, son of Mr. Joseph STAMPER, yeoman, aged 24 years; much regretted.

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Deaths.   [continued]


On the 31st ult., at Bothel Hall, parish of Torpenhow, Miss Lydia JIBSON [sic – GIBSON according to FreeBMD], aged 90 years,—much respected.


At Watermillock, near Ullswater, on the 31st ult., Jonathan SCOTT, Esq., formerly collector of excise, aged 84 years.


On Monday, thd [sic] 22nd ult., after a long and painful illness, which she bore with christian resignation, Mary, wife of Mr. Thomas JOHNSTONE, of Abbey.


At Blitterlees, on the 28th ult., Mr. John SMITH, aged 20 years.


At Maryport, on the 29th ult., Mr. Isaac DREWERY, aged 80 years.


At Cockermouth, on the 10th ult, Mrs. WISE, mother of Mr. Joseph WISE, druggist, in the 83rd year of her age; same place, on Thursday week, Margaret, wife of Abba SWAIN, weaver, aged 72 years; and on Sunday last, Mrs. MARTHA Thompson, aged 72 years.


At Workington, since our last, Mary, the wife of Mr. NORMAN, slater, aged 61 years; and Mr. Peter JENKINSON, aged 80 years.


At Harrington, on Tuesday week, Jane, wife of Mr. Joseph DAND, aged 63 years.


At Whitehaven, since our last, Mrs. Mary METCALF, aged 82 years; Mrs. Elizabeth POSTLETHWAITE, widow, aged 73 years; Joseph GRAHAM, aged 17 years; Mrs. Jane CURWEN, aged 67 years; Mary, wife of Mr. William SINGLETON, aged 59 years; and Mrs. DICKSON, aged 66 years.


At Bigrigg, near Egremont, on Wednesday week, after a lingering illness, Mr. Thomas TIDYMAN, blacksmith, aged 49 years.


At Wright Howe, in Irton, lately, John, son of Mr. John HALE, aged 12 years.


At Sandwith, suddenly, on Thursday week, Mr. Wm. JACKSON, son of the late Mr. Benjamin JACKSON, formerly of Brayshaw, near Egremont, aged 41 years; same place, on Saturday, Mrs. F. LITTLE, wife of Mr. LITTLE, gardener, advanced in life.


At Egremont, on Thursday week, Mr. HALLIDAY, surgeon, aged 37 years.


At Ellenborough, on the 26th ult., Mr. R. HARRISON, aged 20 years.


At Haltwhistle, on the 27th ult., Mr. Joseph HOLMES, youngest son of the late Mr. Isaac HOLMES, of this city, aged 57 years; much and deservedly respected by a numerous acquaintance.


At Hexham, on the 19th ult., Mr. John COOKE, glove manufacturer, aged 56 years.


At Dumfries, on Sunday last, Mr. George HAUGH, aged 80 years. For upwards of half a century the deceased carried on the trade of whitesmith in that place, and was highly esteemed for his obliging dispositions, punctuality, and sterling worth.


At Alnwick, on the 17th ult., Mrs. WARDLE, widow of Mr. WARDLE, of Framlington, aged 72 years; 21st, Mrs. Jessie GILMORE, aged 42 years.


At Chester-le-Street, on the 22nd ult., Mr. Thomas KAY, aged 77 years.


At Manchester, lately, Mary Anne, wife of Mr. Edward DAVIS, engraver, and daughter of the late William POTTS, of Wintershields, in this county.


At his seat, Bromley Hill, Kent, on the 17th ult., the Right Hon. Charles Lord Farnborough, G.C.B.


At Mill Pond Row, Bermondsey, in the County of Surrey, on Sunday, the 31st of December, Rebecca, wife of Mr. Gabriel GRAHAM, late of this city, aged 76 years.


On the 19th ult., George Boone ROUPELL, Esq., one of the Masters of the Court of Chancery, in his 76th year.


James NORRIS, Esq., B.L., Chairman of the Salford Quarter Sessions, died on Friday, the 19th inst.


On the 20th December, on board the Buoyant, Capt. PERRY, of Whitehaven, on his passage out to Gibraltar, Thos. DICKMAN, aged 43 years.


At Montreaux, Canton de Vaud, Switzerland, on the 7th ult., Miss Isabella RIDSDALE, late of Houghton-le-Spring, and youngest daughter of the late John RIDSDALE, Esq., of Sunderland.


At Grenada, West Indies, on the 29th Nov., much lamented, Margaret, wife of Mr. Thomas SCOTT, and daughter of the late Capt. Thos. BRUCE, of Gateshead.