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Saturday 10 Aug 1839   (p. 2, col. 7)

 

 Marriages.

 At St. Cuthbert's, on the 6th instant, Mr. George BLACKLOCK painter, to Miss Mary BELL, dress-maker, Botchergate.

 At St. Mary's, on the 3rd instant, Mr. Francis EDGAR, to Miss Margaret JOHNSTON; on the 4th inst., Mr. William WARD, to Miss Margaret GRAHAM.

 At the Register Office, Penrith, on the 5th inst, Mr. Robert WAUGH, miner, to Miss Mary HUTCHINSON, dress-maker.

 On Thursday week, at St. Mary's Church, Cheltenham, by the Rev. Sir Richard WOLSEY, Bart., the Rev. Forbes SMITH, eldest son of Robert SMITH, Esq., Crumlin, county of Dublin, to Sophia Mercy, daughter of the late Sir Frederick Fletcher VANE, Bart., of Hutton Hall and Armathwaite, Cumberland, and sister of the present Baronet.

 On Thursday, the 8th instant, at Workington, by the Rev. H. B. FARMER, M.A., Joseph NICHOLSON, Esq., M.D., F.L.S. of Great George Square, Liverpool, to Mary, daughter of the late Adam SCOTT, Esq., Workington.

 At Harrington, on Sunday week, by the Rev. John CURWEN, rector, Mr. William GORDON, blacksmith, to Miss Ann RICHARDSON; and at the same place, on the following day, Mr. John METCALF, miner, to Mrs. Elizabeth WAIR, all of that town.

 At Whitehaven, on Monday, by the Rev. John JENKINS, Mr. John EMMERSON, mariner, to Miss Mary DINNET; and at the same time and place, Mr. William SMITH, mariner, to Miss Mary Ann NORTON; on Monday, Mr. Joseph SEWELL, shoemaker, to Mrs. Ann GILLON; lately, by the Rev. T. DALTON, Mr. George LEWIS, mariner, to Miss Sarah LAIDLEY.

 

Deaths.

 

 In the Crescent, on Sunday last, Miss LAMB.

In St. Cuthbert's Workhouse, on Thursday last, Mr. William M'DONALD, aged 71 years.

In Etterby Street, Stanwix, on Wednesday last, Robert, son of Mr. Thomas RUSSELL, aged 19 years. A young man of good character and highly esteemed.

On Monday, the 5th instant, at his residence, Oak Bank, near Scotby, Mr. John Holme SUTTON, in the 70th year of his age.

At Cargo, on the 4th instant, Mrs. Sarah LOWRY, aged 74 years. Her kind and benevolent disposition will cause her loss to be deeply deplored.

At Warwick Holme, near this city, on the 1st instant, after a short but severe illness, Mr. John HALL, yeoman, aged 55 years,—much and deservedly respected.

At High Longthwaite, in the parish of Wigton, on the 2nd instant, Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Mr. William PARKIN, aged 19 years.

At Oulton, in the parish of Wigton, on the 7th instant, Mr. William BELL, aged 92 years.

At Wigton, on the 3d instant, Eliza, the wife of Mr. Thomas JEFFERSON, aged 31 years—much and deservedly respected.

On the 29th ult., Mr. John SOWERBY, of Birkbeck Town, in Bewcastle, aged 46 years. He was several years an officer in the East India Company's service, and since his return from a military life was much respected by all his acquaintance.

In Penrith Union Workhouse, Isabella GRISDALE, aged 82 years.

At Petuthoe [sic – should be Pelutho], Abbey Holme, on the 2nd instant, Miss Mary LANGCAKE, after a tedious illness of eleven years, aged 74 years—much respected.

On Wednesday evening last, at New Rent, near Hutton Hall, Sarah, the wife of Mr. RICHARDSON, aged 54 years.

At Cockermouth, on Monday week, Mrs. Hannah FISHER, in the 75th year of her age.

At Workington, on the 1st instant, Susannah, wife of Mr. James FLANNIGAN, aged 67 years; and Mrs. Ann JOHNSTONE, widow, aged 67 years.

At Harrington, on Thursday week, Mrs. Mary FEARON, in the 78th year of her age.

At Whitehaven, lately, Mrs. Deborah LASBY, widow, aged 66 years; Mrs. Elizabeth M'KNIGHT, aged 33 years; Miss Elizabeth HARRISON, aged 16 years.

DEATH OF ABRAHAM SAUNDERS, THE CELEBRATED SHOW MAN.—On Friday week, Abraham SAUNDERS, the celebrated show man, who for three quarters of a century has afforded the means of enjoyment and amusement, by his equestrian and other scenic exhibitions, to the greater part of the population of England, died at his residence in Mill-street, Lambeth-walk, at the advanced age of 91 years.