Saturday 28 Jul 1838   (p. 3, col. 6-7)




At Murraythwaite, on the 21st instant, Mrs. MURRAY of a daughter.


At Buccleugh Terrace, Upper Clapton, on the 23rd instant, the lady of Charles F. STARBUCK, Esq., of a daughter.


At Naples, on the 21st ult., a married woman, 33 years of age, was safely delivered of a boy and four girls, all of whom died at the expiration of half an hour. She had previously, on two different occasions, given birth to twins.


Lately, the wife of Mr. Ruggles NICHOLLS, county Luzerne, Penn, of a son and two daughters. They are said to be all doing well.




At St. Cuthbert’s Church, on Monday last, Mr. John KENT to Miss Jane LANCASTER.


At the Superintendent Registrar’s office, on Thursday, the 26th instant, Mr. William IRVING, bookbinder, to Miss Hannah IVISON, both of Botchergate.


At Burgh-by-Sands, on Sunday last, by the Rev. Richard BURN, rector of Kirkandrews, Mr. David GRAHAM, farmer, to Miss Elizabeth ROBINSON, of the same place.


At Thursby, on Thursday week, Mr. Thomas DAVISON, officer of excise, Wigton, to Miss Jane DRAPE, of Parton, only daughter of the late Isaac DRAPE, Esq., of Wigton.


At Wigton, on Saturday last, Mr. William WOOD to Miss Mary Ann BELL.


At Crosthwaite Church, Keswick, on Saturday last, Mr. W. HUNTER, woollen weaver, to Miss Elizabeth WILKINSON, both of Great Braithwaite, near Keswick.


At the Register Office, Cockermouth, on Tuesday, the 24th instant, Isaac FLETCHER, husbandman, to Isabella PARK, both of Cockermouth.


At Whitehaven, last week, by the Rev. T. DALTON, Mr. Curwen HODGSON, husbandman, to Miss Ann NEWMAN, both of Harrington.


At Long Marton, near Appleby, Stephen RICHARDSON, Esq., of Brampton, to Sarah, widow of the late Captain WARDLE, of the same place.


At Kirkby Stephen, on Monday, the 9th instant, Mr. Thomas JOHNSON, to Miss Jane GUY, both of Hartley.


At Hexham, on the 19th instant, Mr. Cuthbert LAMBERT, of High Warden, to Miss LOWES.


At Gretna Green, on the 19th June, and again at Ingleton Yorkshire, on the 19th instant, the Reverend Slingsby Duncomb SHAFTO, to Frances, sixth daughter of Joseph HUNTER, Esq., Walbottle.


At Kensington, on Wednesday last, Mr. Charles MATTHEWS to Madame VESTRIS.


At Florence, Sir William W. KNIGHTON, Baronet, to Clementina, daughter of J. JAMIESON, Esq., of Edinburgh.

 Saturday 28 Jul 1838   (p. 3, col. 6-7)




In English-street, on the 22nd instant, Mr. John ARMSTRONG, aged 49 years.


In Devonshire Walk, on Tuesday, the 24th instant,  Mr. John WATERS, aged 29 years.


In Scotch Street, on Wednesday last, Frances, daughter of Mr. James CUBBIE, gardener, aged four years.


In Princess Street, Botchergate, on Friday, the 27th instant, Mr. John ASHBRIDGE, aged 60 years.


At the Rectory House, Kirkandrews-upon-Eden, Mary, the wife of the Reverend Richard BURN, and daughter of the late John HODGSON, Esq., of Grinsdale; much respected—aged 66 years.


At Stoneknowe, on Tuesday last, Mrs. Jane SNOWDEN, aged 86 years—much and deservedly respected.


At Lesson Hall, in the parish of Wigton, on Saturday last, Bridget, wife of Mr. John DIXON, aged 55 years.


At Wigton, on Monday last, Mr. John PALMER, aged 38 years.


At Crookdake, on Sunday last, Mrs. WAIT.


At Chapelknowe, on Thursday, the 19th instant, very suddenly, Mr. William SMITH.


At Maryport, on the 17th, Mrs. Sarah MITCHINSON, widow, sister of T. ASHBRIDGE, Esq., of that place, at the advanced age of 90. Her protracted sufferings were sustained with great christian fortitude.


At Workington, since our last, Mr. Thomas WILSON, aged 37 years; John, son of Mr. John FARLANE, aged six years; and Mr. Robert IRWIN, aged 24 years.


At Whitehaven, on Monday week, William, fourth son of the late Captain William COWMAN, of that port, aged 27 years; in Senhouse Street, since our last, Elizabeth, wife of Mr. Daniel SHILTON, aged 40 years; on Wednesday, Miss Sarah FINLAY, aged 25 years; in Scotch Street, Frances ATKINSON, daughter of the late Mr. ATKINSON, ship-carpenter, aged nine months; Mrs. Jane WITTY, aged 50, Swingpump Lane; and Mrs. Ann CARRUTHERS, aged 23, Marlborough Street.


At Valparaiso, on the 24th December last, John ADDISON, late of Manchester, nephew of Mr. Richard ADDISON, of Caldbeck.


At Hexham, on the 14th instant, Mrs. TINDALE, of Wolsingham; 19th instant, in the 76th year of his age, Mr. William SWINBURNE, watchmaker.


At Glasgow, James MILLAR, Esq., of Milheugh, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics in the University.


On Friday, the 13th instant, aged 72, Mrs. Margaret JOPSON, deeply lamented. She was a member of the Wesleyan Methodist Society for upwards of forty years.


On Sunday, the 15th instant, aged 54, Mr. John MARSHALL, for many yeors wardrobe-keeper of the Theatres Royal, Liverpool and Manchester.


At the Hague, Count William VAN HOGENDORF, lately nominated a Member of the Council of State.