Saturday 12 May 1838   (p. 3, col. 6-7)




In London, on the 5th instant, Lady Lyndhurst, of a daughter.




At St. Mary's, on the 10th instant, Mr. John HARGRAVES, to Miss Sarah ARMSTRONG.


At Crosthwaite Church, Keswick, on Thursday week, Mr. T. FAULDER, woollen weaver, to Miss Mary PEEL, both of Great Crosthwaite, near Keswick.


At Whitehaven, on the 5th instant, by the Rev. E. WHITE, Mr. Joseph WESTRAY, custom house broker, to Miss Elizabeth DIXON; same place, on Friday week, Captain BURTON, of the schooner Seymour, of Bray, to Miss Mary WILSON.


At St. Andrew's, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, on the 10th instant, by the Rev. R. GREEN, Mr. John FISHER, of Cockermouth, to Mary, eldest daughter of the late Mr. James SOPWITH, of the former place.


At Hexham, on the 28th ult., Mr. John STAINTHORPE, solicitor, to Miss FAIRLAMB, daughter of Mr. Edward FAIRLAMB, hardwareman.—3d instant, Mr. John ARMSTRONG, of Blanchland, to Miss Mary BAXTER, of Hexham.


At St. John-lee, Mr. Mark CARR, agent at the Railway Station, Blaydon, to Miss ALSOP, of Acomb.


At Morpeth, on the 29th ultimo, at the Catholic chapel, Mr. John FLEMING, draper, to Miss HOWE, dress-maker.


At Brading Church, Isle of Wight, Colonel Thomas Noel HARRIS, to the Countess Dowager of Huntington.


At Paris, Charles GREY, Esq., eldest son of the late Dr. GREY, Bishop of Hereford, to Sarah, daughter of W. GYDE, Esquire, of Cheltenham.

 Saturday 12 May 1838   (p. 3, col. 6-7)




In English Street, on Wednesday morning, Henry, third son of Mr. Thomas NANSON, hatter, aged two years and seven months.


In the Gaol, on Monday last, Margaret GALLAGHER, aged 33 years.


In Scotch Street, on Wednesday last, Mr. William ARMSTRONG, saddler, aged 35 years.


In the Pack Horse Lane, lately, Mrs. Mary ROBINSON, aged 81 years.


In Caldcoats, lately, Mr. John WILSON, aged 63 years.


In Botchergate, since our last, Mary HEWSON, aged 56 years.


On the 4th instant, at Botcherby, near this city, Mr. John BARNES, Adjutant 3rd Royal Veteran Battalion, aged 61 years.


At Horse Close, since our last. Mr. Daniel NELSON, aged 17 years.


At Blackford, near Carlisle, on Tuesday last, after a long and lingering illness, Mr. Thomas HOLLIDAY, aged 62 years, deeply regretted.


At Elswick, on tbe 3rd instant, after a long and painfull illness, which he bore with christian fortitude, much respected, Mr. Samuel PROUDFOOT, many years assistant with Messrs. ROBSON and HENDERSON, drapers, Newcastle.


At Longtown, on Thursday, the 3rd instant, Mr. Thomas JOHNSTON, weaver,—much respected.


At Plumpton Foot, in the parish of Hesket, Mr. John HESKETT, yeoman, aged 61 years,—much and deservedly respected by a large circle of friends and acquaintances.


At Berrier, near Greystoke, lately, Mr. John BOWERBANK, yeoman, much and deservedly respected.


At Petteril Bank, near Hesket, on the 27th ult., Mrs. Margaret KIRKBRIDE, aged 93 years.


On the 6th instant, of water in the head, Robert, 3rd son of the late John WILSON, Esq., of Thistlewood, aged 14 years.


At Wreay, near Wigton, on Sunday last, after a short illness, Mary, widow of the late Mr. James MORTON, and daughter of the late Mr. Wm. JEFFERSON, of Greenrigg, aged 34 years.


At Tarnside, in the parish of Wigton, on the 23rd ultimo, Mr. James JOHNSTON, aged 47 years.


At Wigton, on the 30th ult., Mr. Daniel CALVERT, painter, aged 22 years; on Saturday last, Thomas, son of the late Thomas WILKINSON, aged 29 years; on Tuesday last, Mary, widow of the late James ARMSTRONG, aged 46 years; on Wednesday last, Martha, wife of Mr. Stephen BROWN, shoemaker, aged 55 years.


At Penrith, on the 4th instant, Mrs. Sarah BYRNIE, widow, aged 45 years.


At Askell, in Loweswater, on the 2nd instant, Mr. William WILKINSON, aged 66 years.


At Cockermouth, on the 3rd instant, Mr. John SMITHSON, grocer, aged 76 years; on Saturday, Mr. James MUNCASTER, shoemaker, aged 22 years; Margaret, the wife of Mr. John VICKERS, millwright, aged 32 years; and on Monday, Mary, relict of the late Mr. John WILSON, formerly of Mockerkin, Loweswater, in the 77th year of her age.


At High Harrington, on the 29th ult., Mr. John JARDAN aged 68 years. The deceased was a carrier between Whitehaven and Harrington for the long period of forty years, and in this humble capacity gained the esteem of all with whom he had any transaction, for his civility and sterling integrity.


At Whitehaven, since our last, Miss Margaret HACKETT, aged 24 years; Christian, wife of Mr. Peter KENNEDY, mariner, aged 45 years.


At Bolton Hall, in Gosforth, on Saturday last, after a short illness, John ROBINSON, Esq., only son of the late Joseph ROBINSON, of Whitehaven, in the 26th year of his age.


At Benfold, in the parish of Gosforth, on Friday week, Mr. John LONG, advanced in years.


On Monday last, at the house of his daughter, Mrs. MILLER, Golden Fleece inn, Calder Bridge, Mr. John LEATHES, late of Threlkeld Place, near Cockermouth, yeoman, aged 83 years.


At Richmond, on Monday week, after a short but painful illness, Lowther Augustus John, Lord Muncaster, of Warter Priory, Yorkshire, and Muncaster Castle, near Whitehaven.— His Lordship was a Peer of Ireland, and was born 14th Dec., 1802. He succeeded his father, Lowther, the second Lord, on the 29th July, 1818.


On Wednesday week, at his lodgings in Cornwallis Street, Liverpool, George DAWSON, Esq., of Whitehaven, in the 65th year of his age.


On the 18th ult., in the 21st year of her age, Georgiana Eleanor Bassett, eldest daughter of the Rev. Dr. BEWSON [sic – should be HEWSON], vicar of Swansea, and late of Whitehaven.


At Hexham, on the 25th ult., Mr. John SMITH, tanner.


At Little Blagden Street, Newcastle, aged 30, Mr. Robert REDPATH.—Saturday last, at his house, in Ridley Place, Nath. John WINCH, Esq.


At London, on the 27th ult., in Arlington-street, aged 83, Sir Richard Carr GLYNN, bart.


At Gibraltar, on the 11th ultimo, aged twelve days, the infant son; and on the 12th of the same month, Emily Eleanor, wife of Lieutenant Colonel M'LEAN, of the 81st regiment, and daughter of the Hon. and Rev. Dr. MARSHAM.