Saturday 01 Aug 1840   (p. 3, col. 6-7)

 

Marriages.

At Saint Cuthbert's Church, in this city, on the 26th ult, Mr. Thomas CARRUTHERS, to Miss Mary RYON, both of the English Damside.

On Tuesday week, the marriage of the Rev. Mr. LOCKWOOD, of Canterbury, and Miss PERCY, eldest daughter of the Bishop of Carlisle, and niece of the Duke of Northumberland, was solemnised at the princely mansion of Isleworth. The fair bride was given away by Lord Prudhoe, and the Right Rev. the Bishop of Carlisle officiated at the ceremony. The whole of the members of the illustrious house of PERCY were present on the occasion. In the afternoon a dejeune was given by the Duchess of Northumberland to a select circle. Cards of invitation were issued for about four hundred personages, but, in consequence of the unfavourable state of the weather, it raining without intermission during the afternoon, the company did not exceed 250 in number. The fine band of the Royal Horse Guards (blue) were in attendance, as also WEIPPERT's band.

At Burgh-by-Sands, on Thursday last, by the Rev. J. LOWRY, vicar, Mr. Robert McINTYRE, captain of the Swallow, packet boat, to Miss Elizabeth BOYD, eldest daughter of Mr. BOYD, engineer, Burgh-by-Sands. The vessels on the canal hoisted their colours on the joyful event.

At Wigton, on Saturday last, Mr. John SNOWDEN, of Green-nook, near Wigton, to Martha, daughter of Mr. John BACKHOUSE, innkeeper, Wigton.

At Penrith, on the 24th ult., Mr. George AIREY, of Shap, to Miss Jane CASTLEY, of Penrith.

On Tuesday week, at St. James's Chapel, Whitehaven, by the Rev. John JENKINS, Mr. Robert EDGAR, watch maker, and  jeweller, to Miss Mary COULTHARD.

At Bridekirk, on the 25th ult., by the Rev. H. A. HERVEY, Michael GOATHORN, Esq., Ennis Hill, Hamesterly, Durham, to Frances, youngest daughter of Mr. John FAWCETT, of Great Broughton.

At the parish church, Workington, since our last, by the Rev. Joseph HETHERINGTON, A. M., Mr. John MULLEN, mariner, to Miss Lettice WINN.

At the Registrar's Office, Cockermouth, on Saturday last, Mr. A. POOLEY, husbandman, to Miss Ann FARISH, both of Seaton.

On Tuesday, the 28th ult., at Saint Matthews, Brixton, W. B. HEMMING, Esq., to Miss Mary Stace, and Lewis J. WOOD, Esq., to Maria, the accomplished daughters of John LAWSON, Esq., Lower Tulse Hill, Surrey, and grand-daughters of the late Sir John PINHORN, of Ningwood House, Isle of Wight, and of the late John LAWSON, Esq., of Bowness Hall, Cumberland.

 

Deaths.

In Botchergate, since our last, Mr. Thomas NIXON, aged 69 years. He was one of the "good old Blue Freemen" of Carlisle, and an honest and upright man.

In Friars Court, Devonshire Street, in this city, on Wednesday last, Rachael, wife of Mr. John LITTLE, shoe-maker, aged 35 years.

Since our last, in John Street, Caldewgate, Mrs. Margaret MARK, aged 83 years.

In Denton Holme, since our last, Mrs. Eleanor DUNBAR, aged 35 years.

On Friday evening the 27th ult., at the house of her father, Mr. William CARRUTHERS, of Stanwix, Mary, wife of Mr. John M'KNIGHT, of Warwick Bridge corn-mill, in her 21st year, having been only a few weeks delivered of a fine child. The respect in which she had been held was verified by the number of neighbours and friends who attended  her remains to their last abode.

At Low-Flanders, near Dalston, on the 25th instant, Mr. Thoms WAUGH, aged 21 years—much respected.

Suddenly, Mr. B. MAYSON, linen factor, Milk Street, London, sun of the Rev. John MAYSON, rector of Orton, aged 39 years.

At Oulton, in the parish of Wigton, on the 16th ult., Mr. Joseph PARK, tailor, aged 83 years.

At Wigton, on Wednesday, the 22nd ult., Miss Sarah TODD, aged 43 years; at the same place, on Wednesday, the 29th ult., at an advanced age, Mr. BARRETT, late officer of Excise.

On Saturday last, at Egremont, Sarah, the wife of Mr. James NICHOL, aged 37 years.

At Penrith, on the 27th ult., Mr. Thomas McINTIRE, late butcher, aged 64 years; same place, Mr. William BILEY, sen., slater, aged 69 years.

Since our last, at Whitehaven, Mr. Henry DICKINSON, stone mason, son of the late Mr. W. DICKINSON, of Bank End, near Egremont, aged 26 years.

At Tarnhouse, near, Harrington, on Friday, the 24th ult. Mr. Robert ROBSON, blacksmith, aged 52 years—much respected.

At Cockermouth, on Monday last, Mr. Edward JEFFREYS, aged 28 years.

At Dovenby, on the 22d ult., Mr. Isaac HOLLIDAY, at an an advanced age.

In the Workhouse, at Keswick, on Saturday week, Mr. Joseph MARTIN, aged 88 years, formerly a baker in that town.

Lately, at Seaton, Jane, widow of Mr. Stephen JACKSON, of the iron works of that place, aged 83 years.

At the Vicarage, Wakefield, on the 24th of July, the wife of the Rev. S. SHARP, aged 67.