Saturday 06 Feb 1841   (p. 3, col. 7)



In Sowerby Street, Botchergate, on Thursday, the 4th inst., the wife of Mr. Joseph SOWERBY, butcher, of a daughter.

At Rhyl, Flintshire, on the morning of the 24th ult., of a son and heir, the lady of Dr. MOSES, son of Captain MOSES, of Mosshelen and Hall Guards, in this county.

At Maryport, Elizabeth, wife of Mr. ANDREW, formerly of this city, of a daughter.

At Edinburgh, on the 28th of January, the Lady of Sir William MAXWELL, Bart., of Monreith, of a son and heir.


At St. Cuthbert's Church, on the 31st ult., Mr. James MORRISON, teacher, of this city, to Miss Dorothy BLENKINSOP, of Dalston.

At St. John's Church, Newcastle, on the 4th instant, Mr. George CANTLEY, carpenter, to Miss Fanny SCOTT, of this city.

At Westward, on Thursday, the 18th of December, by the Rev. R. WOOD, Mr. Henry WOOD, of Bog Hall, to Mary, only daughter of Mr. Edmund WILSON, of High Hall, Bolton.

At Annan, on the 27th of January, Mr. John SAWYERS, to Miss Mary Ann FORREST, youngest daughter of the late John FORREST, Esq.

At Penrith, on the 4th instant, by the Rev. Dr. JACKSON, Mr. Joseph GREEN, joiner and timber merchant, to Miss Catharine BELL, of Maiden-hill, near Penrith.

At Skelton, on the 20th of January, by the Rev. Mr. DAYMAN, Mr. Richard WILSON, of Ellonby, to Miss M. A. COCKBAIN, of the same place.

At Lamplugh, on the 1st instant, Robert, eldest son of Mr. John GREENWOOD, near Croft House, Dean, to Hannah, third daughter of Mr. Joseph MOSSOP, of High Leys.

At Swansea, in Wales, on the 28th ult., John, second son of Captain EDWARDS, of the Burrows, of Swansea, to Sarah, youngest daughter of the late Mr. Abraham SIBSON, of Corkickle, near Whitehaven.

At Harrington, on the 26th ult., Captain Abraham CLARK, of the brig Nestor, of Workington, to Miss Jane CHARTERS, of Harrington.

At Whitehaven, on the 28th ult., Mr. Ralph TURNER, husbandman, to Mrs. Catharine MOORE.

At Appleby, on Monday, the 25th ult., Mr. R. MAKENZIE, of Edinburgh, to Miss Elizabeth HOWSON.

At Appleby, on Tuesday, the 2nd instant, Mr. Isaac THOMPSON, to Miss Ann HOGARTH.

At the Isle of Whithorn, on the 28th ult., Mr. James STEWART, master of the Lady Maxwell, to Miss Margaret, youngest daughter of Mr. LIVINGSTON, coast-waiter. The ceremony was conducted on the tee-total principle, and the sailors at the quay were treated to galore of excellent coffee.

At Churchover, Warwickshire, on the 27th ult., by the Hon. and Rev. Agustus DUNCOMBE, Robert Johnstone DOUGLAS, Esq. of Lockerby, to the Lady Jane Margaret Mary DOUGLAS, fifth daughter of the late Marquis of Queensberry. The Marquis of Queensberry, and Lady Georgina DOUGLAS, Dowager Marchioness of Queensberry, and her daughters, Lady Mary GAGE, and the Lady Harriet DOUGLAS, and the Ladies Ann and Elizabeth, Mr. Edward DOUGLAS, Mr. Hugh DOUGLAS, Miss DOUGLAS, Sir Gray SKIPWITH, and the Misses SKIPWITH, the Rev. John SANDFORD, and Mrs. SANDFORD, were present at the ceremony. The accomplished bride was given away by her uncle the Most Noble the Marquis of Queensberry, and after partaking of an elegant dejeune a la fourchette at Coton House, the seat of the Dowager Marchioness, the happy couple set off to spend the honeymoon at Boughton House, Kettering, Northamptonshire.


In Sowerby Street, Botchergate, on Sunday, the 24th ult., Alice, youngest daughter of Mr. GREGSON, aged six years.

In the House of Recovery, in this city, on Saturday, the 23rd ult., Mr. John M'GILL, of Water Street, aged 36 years.

At Eden Place, Stanwix, on the 22nd ult., Mr. John ATKIN, builder, of this city, eldest son of the late Mr. Joshua ATKIN, of Wigton, aged 71 years.

At Grinsdale, near this city, on Sunday, the 31st January, Miss Mary SIBSON, aged 59 years.

At Longtown, on Thursday, the 28th ult., while in a fit, Mr. SLACK, maltster to the New Brewery Company. An inquest was held upon the body, and a verdict returned—Died by the visitation of God.

At Wigton, on the 28th ult., Mrs. Elizabeth HUTCHINSON, aged 80 years; on the 29th, James HUTCHINSON, aged four years; on the 30th, George, son of Mr. George TOPPING, calico printer; on the same day, William, son of Jane GLAISTER; on the 31st, at the Union Workhouse, John WISE, aged 72 years; on the 1st of February, George, son of Mr. Isaac THOMPSON, blacksmith, aged 13 years; on the 2nd, Sarah, daughter of Mr. George SCOTT; on the 3rd, Joseph, son of Mrs. Sarah HENDRIE, one of the brethren of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, aged 28 years.

At Clifton, near Penrith, on the 29th ult., Mr. Richard BAILEY, yeoman, aged 69 years.

At Keswick, on Tuesday, the 26th ult., Mrs. Mary GILBANKS, widow, aged 77 years.

At Dean Scales, on Tuesday, the 26th ult., Mrs. LANCASTER, widow, aged 59 years.

At Workington, on the 27th ult., Mr. Joseph M'NEIL, aged 40 years; on the 28th, Mrs. Susannah HAZELBOROUGH, widow, aged 77 years; on the 30th, Mrs. Mary LEWIS, widow, aged 62 years.

At Maryport, lately, Mr. Benjamin WILSON, dyer, advanced in years.

At Maryport, on Sunday last, the 31st ult., Mr. William NICHOLSON, aged 22 years.

At Liverpool, on the 23rd ult., in child-bed, Ann, the beloved wife of Mr. William WALLS, aged 40 years.

At Harrington, on the 24th ult., Mr. Francis BURGOYNE, shoemaker, aged 34 years.

At Harrington, on the 29th ult., Hannah, wife of Mr. John DAILEY, aged 36 years.

At Rose Hill, Harrington, on Friday, the 29th of January, Martha, the wife of Mr. Isaac SALKELD, landlord of the Crown Inn, at that place, in her 36th year.

At Harrington, on the 27th ult., Mrs. Jane PEILE, relict of the late Mr. Adam PEILE, aged 51 years.

At Whitehaven, on the 30th ult., after a long and tedious illness, Mary, the wife of Mr. George NUTSFORD, in the 66th year of her age.

At Whitehaven, on the 26th ult., suddenly, Mr. WADDLE, widow, aged 67 years.

At Brackenthwaite, Whitehaven, on Tuesday, the 26th ult., Mr. Thomas BELL, shoemaker, aged 78 years.

At Whitehaven, on the 26th ult., Mr. William BURNS, mate of the Jane, of Whitehaven, aged 45 years.

At Newtown, Whitehaven, lately, Eleanor, wife of Mr. John HUDDLESTON, aged 29 years.

At Whitehaven, lately, Mr. Robert BARWISE, aged 80 years.

At Appleby, at the King's Head Hotel, Joseph Howarth BOWSTEAD, infant son of Joseph BOWSTEAD, Esq., of the Bombay Medical Service.

At Frith House, near Appleby, on Saturday, the 16th ult., Mr. John BELL, aged 76 years. He was an affectionate husband and an indulgent parent, and was much and deservedly esteemed for his rectitude of conduct and urbanity of manners.

At Bolton, Westmorland, on the 18th ult., Thomas, the only son of Mr. J. EVANS, excise officer, aged eleven months. [The second line of this announcement was detached and appeared after the next announcement.]

At Camden Road Villas, Camden Town, London, on the 28th ult., Thomas IRELAND, Esq., late of Hutton, in the County of Cumberland, and for many years a respectable solicitor in Staple Inn, in the 82nd year of his age, much and deservedly respected by a numerous circle of friends.

At Tonbridge Wells, Kent, on Friday, the 29th ult., after a long and painful illness, borne with exemplary fortitude, Eleanor, eldest daughter of John CROSBY, Esq., of Kirkby Thore, aged 28 years.

At Annan, on the 26th ult., George, son of Provost LITTLE, writer, in his 17th year.

At Bridekirk, near Annan, on the 28th ult., Mr. James CREIGHTON, merchant.

At Gatehouse, on the 22nd ult., Mr. David GORDON, master of the sloop Mary, of that place, and who for upwards of half a century was engaged in the coasting trade between Gatehouse and the different ports of Cumberland, aged 79 years.

At Glenhouse, Denny, near Glasgow, on the 15th January, Alexander DUNCAN, Esq., of the firm of DUNCAN and Son, of Glasgow; and on the 28th, Mrs. DUNCAN, relict of the above, much regretted by a numerous circle of friends.

At the Grove, near Durham, on the 20th ult., aged 78 years, Elizabeth, relict of Stephen George KEMBLE, Esq. In early life Mrs. KEMBLE, formerly Miss SATCHELL, was one of the first actresses of her day, and was decidedly the greatest favourite ever attached to the northern stage. In almost every range of character she was eminently successful; she was allowed to be the best "Ophelia" on the stage, and she was equally excellent in the difficult and very opposite characters of "Mrs. Haller," "Portia," "Nell," "Beatrice," "Cowslip," "Cicely Homespun," &c. Her remains were interred on the 28th ult., by the side of her late husband, at the Nine Altars, in Durham Cathedral.

DEATH OF LORD HENLEY.—We regret to have to announce the demise of Lord HENLEY, who expired at five minutes to eleven o'clock on Wednesday morning, after a protracted illness of several months, at the family residence in Whitehall-place.

DEATH OF SIR DAVID ERSKINE, BART.—We have to announce the death of above barronet. The deceased was born in 1792, and married in 1821, Miss Jane WILLIAMS, daughter of the late Mr. Hugh WILLIAMS, and is succeeded by his eldest son, now Sir Thomas ERSKINE.