Saturday 03 Sep 1842   (p. 3, col. 7)



At Ann's Hill, near Cockermouth, on the 25th ult., the lady of William SLACK, Esq., of a son.



At St. Etienne, France, on the 1st August, the Chevalier, Stefano Gioachino, DU PRE, of Venice, Italy, to Anne Eliza, daughter of James CRAWFORD, Esq., R.N., Crosby, Cumberland, and niece of Admiral TREMLETT, Plymouth, Devon.

At St. Mary's, on the 29th ult., Mr. Arthur WALLACE, to Miss Jane MARTIN.

At St. Cuthbert's, on the 28th ult., Mr. Swinburn STEPHENSON, of Union Street, painter, to Miss Mary Ann GILL, of Fairbairn's Square.

At Sebergham Church, on the 26th ult., by the Rev. John HEYSHAM, M.A., Mr. Henry SEWELL, youngest son of Mr. Robert SEWELL, of Kyln Gate, to Mary, second daughter of the late John BUNTING, Esq., of Raughton Head.

At Bewcastle, on the 21st ult., Mr. John FORRESTER, only son of William FORRESTER, of Croft, in Bewcastle, to Miss Catharine EWART, daughter of the late Robert EWART, of Crookburn.

At Milnthorpe, on Monday week, Mr. John BROWNRIGG, of Pennington, near Ulverston, to Miss Ann HUDSON, of Milnthorpe.

At Cockermouth, by the Rev. C. C. SOUTHEY, on the 27th ult., Mr. Joseph FLEMING, painter, to Miss NICHOLSON; and on the 28th, Mr. John MACKRETH, grocer, to Miss EWART.

At Whitehaven, on the 25th ult., Mr. Henry MORRIS, mariner, to Miss Ann GRANT.

At Distington, on the 28th ult., by the Rev. H. LOWTHER, A.M., rector, Mr. James CLEMENTS, of Dyon Hall, to Margaret, youngest daughter of Mr. John YOUNG, late of Whin Bank, in the parish of Distington.

At Annan, on the 16th ult., by the Rev. Mr. MONILAWS, Mr. Joseph BELL, mathematical teacher in the Academy, to Elizabeth, eldest daughter of the late Mr. SCAMBLER, surgeon, Ambleside, Westmorland.

At Somerton, Somersetshire, on Monday week, Mr. William LITT, jun., veterinary surgeon, late of Whitehaven, to Miss Edith EDWARDS, of Somerton.

MARRIAGES IN HIGH LIFE.—On Thursday week the marriage of Lord Prudhoe, brother of the Duke of Northumberland, and Lady Eleanor GROSVENOR, eldest daughter of Earl GROSVENOR, was solemnized at St. George's Church, Hanover-square; and at the same time Lord PARKER, eldest son of the Earl of Macclesfield, to Lady Mary Frances GROSVENOR, second daughter of Earl GROSVENOR. Lord Prudhoe is only brother and heir presumptive to the Duke of Northumberland. Lord Prudhoe is in his 50th year, and his bride 22. His Grace the Archbishop of York officiated at both marriages, in the presence of a very distinguished circle of the relatives and friends of the Northumberland, Westminster, and Macclesfield families.



In West Tower Street, on the 28th ult., Mrs. Ann GILKERSON, relict of the late James GILKERSON, aged 42 years.

In West Tower Street, on the 1st inst., Mrs. POTTER, widow of the late Mr. Joseph POTTER, of this city, aged 60 years, much regretted.

In Rickergate, on the 28th ult., Mary BUTTERWORTH, aged 74 years.

In the Market Place, on the 19th ult., Anne, infant daughter of Mr. MARSTON, hosier.

In Botchergate, on the 29th ult., Mr. Benjamin BELL, weaver, aged 55 years.

In the House of Recovery, on the 28th ult., Mr. John DAVENPORT, aged 32 years; same place, on the 1st inst., Matthew DIAMOND, aged 44 years.

At Southampton, on the 24th ult., the Rev. William Buckley GRAHAM, second son of Reginald GRAHAM, Esq., late of Etterby, near this city, in his 26th year.

At Liverpool, on the 27th ult., Elizabeth, daughter of Mr. James LAWSON, formerly of this city, aged 19 years.

At Lesson Hall, near Wigton, on the 26th ult., after a long and tedious illness, Mary Ann, the wife of Mr. Richard RIGG, aged 51 years.

At Aspatria, on the 31st ult., after a long and severe illness, borne with exemplary patience and resignation, Elizabeth, the wife of Thomas KENNEDY, in the 73rd year of his [sic] age.

At Low House, Millom, on the 21st ult., Mr. William DARRACK, aged 77 years.

At Maryport, on the 27th ult., Nancy CREIGHTON, aged 72 years.

At Maryport, on the 26th ult., Jane Anne, infant daughter of the Rev. Jos. HALIFAX, curate of Maryport, aged 6 months.

At Workington, lately, James, son of Mr. John BROWNE, aged 2 years; Isabella, daughter of the late Mrs. Isabella HETHERINGTON, aged 6 months.

At Mount Pleasant, Egremont, on the 28th ult., Jane, the wife of Mr. John ROTHERY, limeburner, aged 83 years.

At Sea Cote, St. Bees, on the 26th ult., after a long illness, Ann, the wife of Mr. Loving HALE, formerly of Coulderton, yeoman, aged 70 years.

At Parton, on the 24th ult., Mrs. Isabella PARK, of the Lowther's Arms public house, at that place, aged 63 years.

At Whitehaven, on the 28th ult., Mr. Robert CASSON, aged 61 years; on the 28th ult., Elizabeth, daughter of Mr. Thomas WILSON, plasterer, aged 17 months.

At Longhouse, in Seathwaite, on the 6th ult., Mr. Wm. DAWSON, aged 38 years.

At Keswick, on Monday last, aged 59 years, Mr. John WILSON, labourer.

At Alston, on the 31st ult., Miss Mary LIDDEL, aged 21 years.

At Gravesend, near London, on the 26th ult., Geo. LANGLEY, Esq., J.P., of Brocksville, Upper Canada, formerly of Quebec. He was on his return to England to visit his friends at Newbiggin, Westmorland, whom he had not seen for nearly forty years.

At the villa of her brother, the Duke of St. Albans, on Saturday last, the Lady Charlotte BEAUCLERK.

At Dumfries, on the 23rd ult., in his 90th year, Mr. Robert THOMSON, late one of the magistrates of Dumfries, and senior elder in the United Secession Church, Loreburn-street.

DEATH OF SIR EDMUND CURREY, K.C.B.—Sir Edmund died at his seat, Erlwood, near Bagshot, on Saturday last, in his 64th year. Married 1823 second daughter of Lord Chief Baron ABINGER, by whom Sir Edmund has left an infant family.

DEATH OF LORD VIVIAN.—Intelligence was received at Woolwich, on Thursday, of the death of Lord VIVIAN, in Germany. Richard Hussey VIVIAN was born in July, 1775, and he entered the army in 1793. He served with distinction in Flanders, Holland, and the Peninsula. In 1835 he was appointed Master-General of the Ordnance, and in 1841 he retired; having previously been raised to the Peerage. He was a Lieutenant-General, and Colonel of the First Dragoons. He was twice married; in 1804, to the daughter of Mr. Philip Champion DE CRESPIGNEY; and in 1833 to the daughter of the Reverend James Agnew WEBSTER. He is succeeded by Major Charles Crespigny VIVIAN, the Member for Bodmin.

DEATH OF ADMIRAL SIR ROBERT RICKETTS.—It is with sincere regret we record this event, which took place on Thursday week, at the Elms, where for many years past this gallant and distinguished officer had resided. Sir Robert was born in 1772.

DEATH OF THE DOWAGER MARCHIONESS OF HEADFORT.—Intelligence was received in town on Tuesday, of the demise of the Dowager Marchioness of Headfort, at North Brook Lodge, Devon, where her ladyship had been residing for some time past. The deceased Marchioness, who was only daughter and heiress of Mr. George QUIN, was in her 85th year. She married 4th December, 1778, the late Marquis of Headfort, by whom her ladyship had issue two sons and two daughters, all of whom survive their venerable mother.

DEATH OF MR. LONGMAN, OF PATERNOSTER-ROW.—It is with much grief we have to announce the decease, at an early hour this morning, at his residence, at Hampstead, of Thomas Norton LONGMAN, Esq., the eminent bibliopolist, of Paternoster-Row. This melancholy event arose from his horse having fallen with him on Wednesday last, by which accident the unfortunate gentleman was precipitated to the ground with such severity as to occasion considerable injury to the spine, from which he never recovered. Mr. LONGMAN was as much distinguished by his amiable and unassuming qualities in private life, as by the extent and integrity of his commercial dealings. He was in his 72nd year.—Standard.

At St. Denis, near Paris, on Friday, the 12th ult., William CORBET, Marechal de Camp (Major-General,) Commander of the Legion of Honour, Knight of St. Louis, and Commander of the Order of the Saviour in Greece.