Saturday 05 Sep 1840   (p. 3, col. 6)



At St. Cuthbert's Church, on the 3rd inst., Mr. Joseph DOCKRAY, of Carlton, to Miss Elizabeth BECKTON, of Scotch-street.

At Penrith, on the 2nd inst., Mr. William PICKERING, of Skelton, to Miss Mary WILKINSON, of Penrith.

At Brampton, on Sunday last, Mr. Bell MARK, butcher, to Mary, eldest daughter of Mr. George HETHERINGTON, cabinet maker.

At Abbey, on Saturday last, by the Rev. Mr. ALDERSEY, Mr. W. KIRKUP, of Southerfield, to Margaret, eldest daughter of Mr. HAYTON, of Wolsty; same day, Mr. Christopher MOSCROP, to Miss Mary TODD.

On Saturday, the 29th ult., at Nine Churches, Westmorland, by the Rev. Robert ROBINSON, Mr. William JAMES, Whinney Rigg, to Miss Hannah ROBINSON, daughter of John ROBINSON, Wedericks.

Same day and place, Mr. John ROBINSON, jun., Wedericks, to Mary JAMES, daughter of Robert JAMES, of Whinney Rigg.

On Wednesday week, at Edgbaston, near Birmingham, by the Rev. Henry PIXELL, Mr. John GORDON, eldest son of Mr. GORDON, of King Street, in Whitehaven, to Sarah, youngest daughter of Mr. Henry WEBB, of Edgbaston, eldest son of the late William WEBB, Esq., of Hazelon and Elford, Staffordshire.

On Thursday week, in Providence Chapel, Whitehaven, by the Rev. A. T. GOWEN, A.M., Mr. John HERCUS, son of the late Rev. J. HERCUS, Greenock, to Isabella, third daughter of the late Mr. John GOWAN, Whitehaven.

At Ireby, on Sunday last, the 30th ult., Mr. George BOSWARD, son of Mr. Wm. BOSWARD, architect, to Mrs. Jane M'KINLAY, of the Globe inn, Whitehaven.

At Whitehaven, at Trinity Chapel, Mr. Samuel JENKINSON, mariner, to Miss Catherine CHRISTIAN.

At Harrington, on Monday week, by the Rev. Peter VON ESSEN, Capt. COLLIER, of the Argus, of that port, to Miss Mary BELL, of the same place.

At Workington, on Thursday week, by the Rev. Joseph HETHERINGTON, A.M., Charles HEATH, Esq., of Liverpool, to Sarah, daughter of William FISHER, Esq., of Workington.

At Lamplugh, on the 20th ult., by the Rev.. Joseph GILBANKS, Mr. Aaron SISSON, of Skelsmere, to Miss NICHOLSON, of Lund, in that parish.

At Cockermouth, on Monday, the 24th ult., Mr. John DENT, woollen weaver, to Miss Ann WORDSWORTH.

At Cockermouth, at the office of the Superintendent Registrar, on Thursday, the 27th ult., Mr. John KIRKBY, grocer, to Miss Ann TARLTON, both of Cockermouth.



In Fisher Street, on the 29th ult., Mr. Thomas BECK, guard, in his 60th year—much respected.

In Fisher Street, on Sunday last, the 30th ult., Mrs. Alice HUTHART, widow, aged 70 years.

In Waugh's Lane, Botchergate, on Thursday last, 3d inst., Mr. George GLOVER, stone mason, aged 49 years.

In the King's Arms Lane, on the 24th ult., Miss Mary NICHOLSON, dress-maker, aged 36 years.

In Shaddongate, in this city, Mary TAYLOR, aged 35 years.

At Newtown, near this city, on the 30th ult., Mr. John WATSON, aged 46 years, one of the members of the Victoria City Lodge, No. 14", of the United Ancient Order of Druids. His remains were followed to the grave by about 70 of the brethren, attired as is usual on such melancholy occasions, who met at their Lodge Room, at the Moulder's Arms inn, Botchergate, and from thence walked in procession to the house of their deceased brother. The whole proceedings had a very imposing effect.

At Cumrenton, parish of Irthington, on the 1st inst., Mr. George BOUSTEAD, aged 77.

At Dalston, on Tuesday, the 18th ult., Mrs. Phœbe VIPOND, aged 71 years.

At Whitehaven, on Friday, the 28th ult., Mr. Joseph YEOMANS, son of Mr. Richard YEOMANS, formerly collector of excise in Whitehaven, and many years clerk in the Whitehaven Joint Stock Bank, aged 26 years.

At Whitehaven, on Friday, August 28th, Mrs. Jane HUGHES, widow, aged 72 years.

At Blea Craggs, Cannonby, on the 13th August, Mrs. Margaret FORSTER, aged 76 years.

At Jenkin Hill, Thornthwaite, near Keswick, Mrs. FISHER, widow, aged 90 years.

At Moorhouse, Eaglesham, Mr. J. POLLOCK, farmer, and father of the late Mr. POLLOCK, author of the "Course of Time," aged 85 years.

At Cockermouth, on Thursday, the 27th ult., Mr. William WOOD, husbandman, aged 85 years; and on Sunday, the 30th ult., Mrs. Esther BROCKLEBANK, aged 39 years; at the same place, on Saturday, the 22nd ult., Jane, youngest daughter of Mr. William TODHUNTER, painter, aged 19 months.