Saturday 01 Oct 1842   (p. 3, col. 6-7)



At Gretna, on the 24th ult., Mr. Robert SPROAT, to Miss Ruth AWINGS, both in the service of Mr. Thomas CAPSTICKS, of Scotby.

At Wetheral Church, on the 15th ult., by the Rev. Mr. GIBSON, Mr. John HETHERINGTON, Great Corby, to Miss Margaret ATKINSON, Clinthead.

At Crosthwaite Church, Keswick, on Saturday the 24th ult., Mr. John THWAITE, Underskiddaw, to Miss E. KIRKBRIDE, of Braithwaite.

At Brighton, on the 21st ult., at St. Nicholas' Church, T. G. VERNON, Esq., of Tewkesbury, to Euphemia Harriet, second daughter of Sir Robert GRAHAM, Bart, of Esk, Cumberland.

At Crosscanonby, on the 17th ult., Mr. William NIXON, of Birkby, to Miss Mary WALKER, of Crosby; and on the 26th, Mr. Robert SMITH, mariner, to Miss Jane GLAISTER.

At Gosforth, on Sunday, the 18th ult., by the Rev. F. F. PINDER, A.M., rector, Mr. Thomas RADCLIFFE, shoemaker, to Mrs. Mary KITCHIN, relict of the late Mr. Henry KITCHIN, carrier, Gosforth.

At Whitehaven, on Tuesday the 20th ult., by the Rev. C. M. CHRISTIE, Mr. Phillip KILDARE, mariner, to Miss Isabella BRYAN; same place, on Thursday, the 22nd ult., William DAVIDSON, Esq., of Durham, to Mrs. PATTINSON, late of Kendal, daughter of Mr. MACADAM, shipowner, of Whitehaven; same place, by the Rev. Thomas DALTON, Mr. Richard BLACK, mariner, to Miss Jane BRAITHWAITE.

At St. George's, Hanover Square, London, on the 14th ult., Peter CUNNINGHAM, third son of Allan CUNNINGHAM, Esq., to Zenobia, second daughter of John MARTIN, Esq., K.L.

At Corbridge, on Wednesday, the 21st ult., Edward GARSTON, Esq., the accomplished author of Greece Revisited, and other works, to Mary Anne Isabella, second daughter of John GREY, Esq., of Dilston House.

At Yaia, Selkirk, William ELMSLEY, Esq., of Lincoln's Inn, to Margaret, daughter of the late Alexander PRINGLE, Esq., of Whytbank.



At Forge Green, English Damside, on Monday, the 26th ult, Mr. John ANDREW, aged 62 years.

At Rattenrow, near Dalston, on the 23rd ult., Mr. John HOLYWELL, late of London, in the 25th year of his age, greatly esteemed by all who knew him.

At the Sands, Brampton, on the 25th ult., Mr. David WILSON, weaver, aged 63.

At Brampton, on the 23rd ult., Mr. Robert LITTLE, joiner, aged 75.

At Tynehead, Alston, on the 25th ult., Mr. William SLACK, aged 84 years.

At Wigton, on the 23rd ult., Mrs. Jane SHARP, aged 38 years; same place, on the 26th ult., Jane, wife of Mr. Peter REED, aged 75 years.

At Kirkbythore, near Appleby, on the 26th ult., Mrs. CROSBY, relict of the late Mr. CROSBY, yeoman, aged 75 years.

At Brough, under Stainmoor, lately, Margaret, relict of the late Thomas TINKLER, of that place, aged 78 years.

In Scotland, lately, the Rev. W. M. S. PRESTON, of Warcop Hall, in Westmoreland, vicar of that parish, and one of her Majesty’s Justices of the Peace for the above-named county.

At Workington, Mr. Christopher HURD, aged 77; and Mrs. Catherine PEARS, aged 66.

At Egremont, on the 21st ult, Mr. NICHOLSON, landlord of the Wheat Sheaf inn, at that place, aged 63 years.

At Sands Close, near Whitehaven, on Wednesday week, Mrs. Hannah FARISH, aged 62 years.

At Whitehaven, Isabella, wife of Mr. Joseph HUDDLESTON, aged 32 years; Mrs. Hannah RUSSELL, aged 60; Mrs. Margaret KENDALL, widow, advanced in years; Mrs. Elizabeth MAGEEN, widow, aged 52; Mrs. Mary JACKSON, widow, aged 73; Mrs. Mary DAVIES, widow, aged 65; Walter, son of Mr. Robert HUMES, hair-dresser, aged 13; Mrs. Jane SIMPSON, widow, aged 73 years.

At Cullercoats, near Tynemouth, on the 27th ult., Mrs. WILSON, of Shotley Hall, Northumberland, aged 83.

At North Shields, on the 15th ult., at his house, in Camden Street, aged 44, Captain John ROBSON; he was twelve years commander of the Martha, belonging to Messrs. SMITH, of St. Peter’s, ship builders, during which time he had made nine voyages to Sierra Leone, and recently one in the Pomona to that unhealthy climate,

At Houghton-le-Spring, on the 20th ult., at the advanced age of 85, deservedly regretted, Mrs. BUCKHAM, daughter of the Rev. E. POTTER, vicar of Tynemouth, and relict of the late Rev. W. BUCKHAM.

DEATH OF SIR JAMES SPITTAL, KNT.—We regret to announce that this highly respectable gentleman died on Sunday week, at his house in Newington. Sir James SPITTAL was the first Lord Provost of Edinburgh elected under the reformed burgh act.