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Saturday 12 Aug 1843   (p. 3, col. 7)

 

Birth.

At Dumfries, on the 7th inst., the lady of John BRAND, Esq., British Linen Company's Bank, Annan, of a daughter.

 

Marriages.

At Workington, on Sunday week, Mr. John NICHOLSON, saddler, to Miss Mary HODGSON; on the 1st inst., Mr. Pearson TAYLOR, mercer and draper, Cockermouth, to Miss Martha BELL, of the Marsh Side, Workington.

At Cockermouth, on Saturday last, Mr. John Nicholson ELLIOTT, warper, to Miss Mary DIXON.

At Crosthwaite Church, Keswick, on Friday week, Thomas, son of Mr. Jonathan GIBSON, of that town, to Mary, daughter of Mr. James LAWSON, of the same place.

At Shap, on the 26th ult., the Rev. J. SIMPSON, Chester-le-street, to Elizabeth, only daughter of A. POTTS, Esq., Church Stile Cottage, Shap.

At Kirkby Lonsdale, on Saturday week, Mr. Thomas HARRISON, of Fearnside, stonemason, to Miss Thomasin ATKINSON, of the Sun inn, Kirkby Lonsdale.

At Kendal, Thomas GASKELL, of Kendal, to Elizabeth WILKINSON, of the parish of Annan, Scotland.

At St. George's, Hanover-square, on the 3rd instant, Henry WILLOUGHBY, Esq., eldest son of Henry WILLOUGHBY, Esq., of Birdsall House, in the county of York, to Julia Louisa, the only daughter of Alex. BOSVILLE, Esq., of Thorpe and Gunthwaite.

 

Deaths.

In Rosemary Lane, Fisher Street, on the 1st instant, Mrs. Elizabeth ATKINSON, aged 81 years.

In London, on the 2nd inst., her sister, Mrs. Ann WATKIN, aged 79 years.

In Rosemary Lane, on the 9th instant, Miss Margaret MILBURNE, aged 22 years.

In Rickergate, on the 9th instant, Ann BARCLAY, aged 56 years.

At Stanwix, on Tuesday last, Mrs. Jane JOHNSON, aged 90 years.

At Dalston, on the 26th ult., of consumption, Mr. Richard BATY, stonemason, aged 47 years. His peaceable disposition, upright conduct, and patience under suffering, had gained him the esteem of all who knew him.

At Brampton, on the 3rd instant, after a short illness, Mrs. MILBOURN, widow, aged 70,—much lamented by her family and all who knew her. For nearly half a century she has been a consistent member of the Wesleyan Methodist Society.

At Little Orton, lately, Mrs. Mary WILSON, widow of the late D. Wilson, aged 71 years,—much and deservedly respected by all who knew her, and the poor will long lament her loss.

At Plumbland, near Bothel, on the 2nd instant, Mr. John MOORHOUSE, aged 26 years,—much and deservedly respected.

At Port Carlisle, on the 4th instant, Edward WILSON, Esq., late of Whelpo House, Caldbeck, aged 69 years,—much respected.

At Wigton, on the 8th instant, Margaret, wife of Mr. John JOHNSTON, mason, aged 54 years.

At Bank Cottage, near Penrith, Edward, eldest son of Mrs. JOHNSON, aged 20 years.

At Allerby, near Maryport, on the 3rd instant, Miss Sarah RAVELL, aged 25 years.

At Southwaite, near Cockermouth, on Thursday, the 3rd instant, of consumption, Mr. Daniel THORNBURN, druggist, Cockermouth, sixth son of Mr. THORNBURN, Southwaite, aged 21 on the day of his death.

At Saltebreck [sic], near Workington, on Sunday last, Mr. John BELL, aged 45 years, much respected. The deceased died in consequence of a fall from a hay-stack on the previous day, and has left a widow and six children to mourn his untimely fate.

At Workington, on the 2nd instant, much respected, Mrs. TULLY, a maiden lady, aged 84 years.

At Cleator, lately, Hannah, the daughter of Mr. James ROBERTSON, corn factor, aged 10 years.

At Penrith, on the 4th instant, Edward JOHNSTON, in his 20th year, eldest son of the late Mr. E. JOHNSTON, jun., of Whitehaven.

On board the Lady Shaw Stewart, off Whitehaven, on Tuesday last, Mr. William YOWART, son of Mr. YOWART, of Brackenthwaite, in Whitehaven, aged 26.

At Whitehaven, on the 4th instant, Ann, relict of the late Peter HODGSON, Esq., in the 65th year of her age; on Sunday evening last, Mr. Joseph HODGSON, house surgeon of the Whitehaven Infirmary, in the 46th year of his age. Mr. H. had filled the office house surgeon ever since the establishment of the institution; on Monday week, Jane, wife of Mr. George TORRENTINE, gardener, aged 45.

At Appleby, lately, after a lingering illness, which she bore with great patience, Jemimah, wife of Mr. Matthew EWBANK, shoemaker,—much respected.

At Boothwaite Nook, near Broughton-in-Furness, in the 93rd year of her age, Mrs. ATKINSON, the oldest person in the parish.

At Secunderabad, in the East Indies, on the 18th of June last, aged 50 years, Captain Thomas GIBSON, of her Majesty's 4th Regiment of Foot, brother of Mr. James GIBSON, Whitehaven.

On Sunday, the 30th ult., after a long and painful illness, Mrs. DAWSON, wife of Mr. John DAWSON, of Burneside Row, Kendal, formerly of Halecat Cottage, Witherslack.

In London, on Monday, the 24th ult., at the house of her son-in-law, J. CROSBIE, Esq., Jane, relict of the late Mr. Thos. JACKSON, Kendal, aged 81 years.

On Friday last, in his 92nd year, John HARNET, the well-known l_st crier, who generally stood at the Pie Entry, in Market-street, Manchester, and whose portrait was frequently taken by artists visiting Manchester. He took to his bed only the day before he died.