Saturday 24 Apr 1841   (p. 3, col. 7)



At St. Cuthbert's Church, on Thursday, the 22nd instant, Mr. William MORRISON, weaver, to Miss Sarah BLAIR, both of the English Damside.

At Crosthwaite Church, Keswick, on Saturday, the 17th instant, Mr. John HAWKRIGG, to Miss Jane ALLISON, both of Stanah, St. John's, near Keswick.

At Cockermouth, on Thursday, the 15th instant, Mr. John GAMWELL, joiner, of Whitehaven, to Isabella, eldest daughter of Mr. Simpson HEWETSON, brazier, of Cockermouth.

At Whitehaven, on the 16th instant, Mr. Joseph POVEY, mariner, to Miss Hannah HODGSON.

At Huddersfield, on the 14th instant, the Rev. John A. D. MEAKIN, of Speenhamland, Berks, to Julia Rachael, daughter of the late John MYERS, Esq., of Po House, in Millom.

At Moresby, on Wednesday, the 14th instant, Mr. David BROWNE, son of Mr. BROWNE, of Lowther, to Margaret, daughter of Mr. GAITSKELL, of Lonsdale Place, Whitehaven.

At Kirkby Stephen, on the 13th instant, Mr. John STEPHENSON, to Miss Hannah RAINE, of Longrigg, near Brough.

At London, on the 3rd instant, Mr. George WOODNORTH, first officer of the ship Ino, of Whitehaven, to Jane, daughter of the late Mr. Joseph NIGHTINGALE, of Liverpool.

At Gateshead, on the 14th instant, Mr. T. H. SPENCE, of Newcastle, to Mary Isabella, only daughter of the late Mr. SLATER, surgeon, of Appleby.

At Kirk Braddan, Isle of Man, on Thursday, the 15th instant, Mr. Hugh WILLIAMSON, ship-builder, late of Whitehaven, to Jane, eldest daughter of Mr. John PENRICE, of the firm of PENRICE and WALLACE, proprietors and publishers of the Manx Liberal newspaper.

At St. George's Church, Hanover Square, London, on the 13th instant, by the Rev. H. V. ELLIOTT, M.A., the Right Hon. Lord Monteagle, to Mary Ann, eldest daughter of John MARSHALL, Esq., of Grosvenor Street, London, and Hallsteads, Cumberland.


In the Castle, on Tuesday last, Mr. George CRAIG, of the Royal Artillery, aged 38 years.

In Drover's Lane, on Tuesday last, Mr. Thomas BAILEY, moulder, aged 24 years.

In St. Mary's Workhouse, on the 16th instant, Mrs. Jane KIRKPATRICK, aged 75 years.

In Saddle Lane, Botchergate, on Tuesday, the 20th instant, Mr. James WILSON, aged 27 years.

In Brown's Row, on Tuesday last, James DOUGLAS, aged eleven years.

At Upperby, on Tuesday, the 20th instant, Mr. Robert MATTHEWS, aged 69 years.

At Norwich, on Saturday, the 17th instant, very suddenly, Mr. Andrew MILLER, cattle dealer, late of Gretna.

At High Hesket, on Wednesday, the 21st instant, after a severe illness, Mrs. Jane PARKER, relict of the late Mr. John PARKER, aged 62 years.

At Wigton, on the 15th instant, Isabella, wife of Mr. John ATKINSON, weaver.

At Cunningarth, Holme Cultram, on Thursday, the 15th instant, Margaret, wife of Mr. John EARL, aged 22 years.

At Branghing, Hertfordshire, on Tuesday, the 6th instant, Mr. E. RICHARDSON, a native of Hesket-new-Market, in this county, and late of the Craven Arms, Bayswater.

At Closes of Cannobie, on the 5th instant, Mr. William ARMSTRONG, for upwards of 50 years ostler at Corner House, aged 65 years.

At Penrith, on Monday, the 19th instant, Mrs. Mary BLAKE, aged 32 years.

At Eamont Bridge, on Sunday, the 18th instant, Sarah JACKSON, aged 14 years.

At the Union Workhouse, Eamont Bridge, on the 17th inst., Mrs. E. ROBINSON, aged 75 years.

At Maryport, on the 20th instant, Mary, relict of the late Mr. John SANDERSON, aged 41 years.

At Maryport, on Tuesday, the 20th instant, Mrs. Jane DAVIDSON, aged 82 years.

At Aspatria, on Monday, the 19th instant, Captain Thomas ELLIOTT, aged 49 years.

At Hatton, suddenly, Mr. William DAWSON, yeoman, aged 71 years.

At Hayton, on Tuesday, the 20th instant, Mrs. Mary DONALD, mother of the late Mr. Joseph DONALD, aged 86 years.

At Cockermouth, on Tuesday, the 19th instant, by the Rev. E. FAWCETT, Mr. Jonathan COOPER, manager of the Cumberland Union Banking Company, Cockermouth, to Elizabeth, only daughter of the late Mr. Joseph PATTINSON, of Fisher Street, Carlisle.

At Brackenthwaite, on the 16th instant, Mr. John HEAD, aged 77 years.

At Cockermouth, on Monday, the 19th instant, Mr. William HARDING, shoemaker, aged 28 years.

At Cockermouth, on Sunday, the 11th instant, Mr. John GRAVE, butcher, aged 80 years.

At Cockermouth Workhouse, on Sunday, the 11th instant, Mr. James SCOTT, husbandman, aged 79 years; and at the same place, on Wednesday, the 21st instant, Mr. John BUSHBY, advanced in years.

At Workington, lately, Mr. William ASHLEY, in the 70th year of his age.

At Harrington, on the 17th instant, Mrs. Ann BROUGH, widow, aged 68 years.

At Belfast, on the 13th instant, Captain Thomas CARTER, of the schooner Mary, of Harrington, aged 48 years.

At High Harrington, on the 13th instant, Mr. George GRAHAM, joiner, aged 52 years.

At Egremont, on the 16th instant, Mrs. Sarah DOCKRAY, aged 78 years.

At Dean, on the 14th instant, John, second son of Mr. GREENWOOD, of Lonsdale Place, near Whitehaven, aged 22 years.

At Appleby, on Friday, the 7th instant, William SEWELL, aged seven years, Grandson of Mr. William SEWELL, cooper.—The death of this child was inserted in the Journal of Saturday last, but by a mistake of the printer in stating the age, it was read as announcing the death of the grandfather instead of the grandson. The grandfather is still living.

At Greenhow, near Appleby, on Tuesday, the 13th instant, Mr. Thomas ROBSON, yeoman, aged 57 years.

At sea, on his passage from Whitehaven to Monte Video, on board the Ellerslie, of which vessel he was mate, Mr. William RUSSELL son of Mr. John RUSSELL, of Queen Street, Whitehaven, aged 28 years.

At Hill House, near Haydon Bridge, on the 18th instant, M. N. PARKER, Esq., aged 26 years.

At Whitehaven, lately, Mr. Joseph Wilson, basket maker, aged 82 years; Mary, wife of Mr. William LITTLE, aged 28 years; Mr. Choyce CURWEN, aged 72 years; and Sarah, daughter of Mr. John HALES, aged 23 years.

At Distington, on the 17th instant, Mr. John ADDISON, aged 74 years; and at the same place, on the following day, Mary, wife of Mr. Robert ADDISON, (daughter-in-law to the above,) aged 34 years.

At Church House, in Ponsonby, on Friday, the 9th instant, Mr. John MOSSOP, aged 59 years.

At Holm Rook Cottage, on Wednesday, the 14th instant, Mr. Ruben BIRKETT, many years the village schoolmaster and parish clerk at Irton Church.

DEATH OF THE EARL OF BELMORE.—The Earl of Belmore died on Sunday last, at Leamington Spa. His lordship, who was in his 67th year, was an Irish Peer, and one of the representatives of the Irish Peerage in the House of Lords. He was also Custos Rotulorum of the county of Tyrone, for which place his second son, the Hon. H. CORRY, sits in Parliament. The late Earl married in 1800, the Lady Julianna BUTLER, daughter of the second Earl of Carrick, and is succeeded in his title and estates by his eldest son, Lord CORRY, now Earl of Belmore, who is in his 40th year and married. The eldest son of the present earl was born in April, 1835.

At Shaerbeck on the 16th instant, Captain John PRISSICK, formerly Admiral of the Egyptian fleet of Mehmet ALI, at the age of 49 years. He was one of the bravest officers of the English Navy, esteemed as much for his private virtue as for his courage.