Saturday 09 Sep 1843   (p. 3, col. 6-7)



At Kendal, on the 27th ult., the lady of Lieut. RALPH, 6th Royal Regt., of a son.

INTERESTING BIRTH.—The Princess CHRISTOPHE, of Hayti, now resident in London, gave birth to a daughter on Tuesday week, the 29th of August. Mr. ELKINS, surgeon accoucheur, of Foley-place, Portland-place, was in attendance, and we are happy to say that the mother and infant are both going on well. The Princess CHRISTOPHE is only sixteen years of age.



At St. Cuthbert's Church, on the 2nd instant, Mr. William RUTHERFORD, warper, Trinity Buildings, to Miss Ann ALLAN, Botchergate; same day and place, Mr. Wm. Bennett DONALDSON, shoemaker, English-street, to Miss Sarah ROWELL, Botchergate; same place, on the 6th, Mr. Edward HUTTON, tailor, to Miss Mary BIRRELL, both of Union Street.

At the Presbyterian Chapel, Fisher-street, on the 7th inst., by the Rev. Richard HUNTER, Mr. James LAW, watchmaker, English-street, to Miss Jane COWAN.

At St. Michael's Church, Stanwix, on the 2nd instant, Mr. Edward AIKEN, bricklayer, to Miss Mary GRAHAM, both in the parish of Stanwix.

At Crosby-on-Eden, on the 31st ult., by the Rev. G. DACRE, A.M., Mr. J. B. DACRE, second son of the late Captain Charles DACRE, Royal Bengal N. I., to Mary, second daughter of Mr. John FAWKES, of Brunstock.

At Cockermouth, by the Rev. E. FAWCETT, A.M., on Thursday week, Mr. H. PICKERING, draper, third son of Mr. PICKERING, Double Mill, near Cockermouth, to Elizabeth, third daughter of Mr. RICHARDSON, Old Brewery, Cockermouth.

At St. John's Church, Workington, on the 2nd inst., by the Rev. W. JACKSON, A.B., Captain GRAHAM of the barque Protector, of Workington, to Mary, second daughter of Mr. John THOMPSON, Workington.

At St. Nicholas's Chapel, Whitehaven, on Thursday week, by the Rev. Andrew HUDLESTON, D.D., Mr. John LINDOW, of Cleator, to Ann Eliza, only daughter of the late Capt. JACKSON, of Whitehaven.

Same Chapel, on Wednesday week, by the Rev. C. M. CHRISTIE, Mr. John BEWICK, of Harrington, cooper, to Mrs. Elizabeth MANTLE, of Whitehaven.

At St. James's Chapel, Whitehaven, on Thursday week, by the Rev. Oliver ETOUGH, Mr. Andrew MARTIN, miner, to Miss Sarah LENNON.

Same Chapel, on Thursday the 24th of August, by the Rev. Thomas DALTON, Mr. Isaac GLAISTER, school-master, Liverpool, to Miss Elizabeth KINRADE, mistress of the infant school, Whitehaven.

At the Parish Church, Preston, on Tuesday week, Henry GRIFFITH, Esq., of Port Royal, Deputy Lieutenant for the county of Sligo, Ireland, to Jemima, daughter of James PEDDER, Esq., of Ashton Lodge, Preston.

At Kendal, since our last, Mr. Thomas TROUGHTON, to Miss Susannah ROGERSON, both of that town; at the same place, Mr. Thomas STILLING, of Kendal, to Miss Mary GARNETT, of Levens, in Heversham.

At Lowther, on Monday week, by the Rev. William YARKER, J. GILLOTT, Esq., of Preston, to Cecelia, sixth daughter of Thos. YARKER, Esq., of Lowther Park House.

At Dumfries, on the 4th instant, by the Rev. T. T. DUNCAN, D.D., Robert HENRY, to Jane GRAHAM.

In Friars' Vennell, Dumfries, on the 29th ult., by the Rev. S. HEALY, Mr. John ALLAN, joiner, Liverpool, to Miss Rebecca MUIR, straw-hat maker.

At Weybridge, Surrey, on the 22nd ult., Andrew DOYLE, Esq. of the Inner Temple, and editor of the Morning Chronicle, to Louisa, youngest daughter of Sir John EASTHOPE, Bart., M.P.



In Park-street, Grosvenor Square, on the 26th ult., the Lady of the Hon. Charles HOWARD, M.P. for East Cumberland, and daughter of Sir James PARK, one of the Barons of the Court of Exchequer.

At the Halfway Houses, London Road, on the 1st instant, Mr. James HARGREAVES, mechanic, aged 82 years,—much respected. He was upwards of 30 years in the employment of Messrs. ROTHWELL and Co., Mains, near this city. In early life he was considered one of the most skilful mechanics in Lancashire; and some of the most eminent cotton-spinners in the kingdom bear testimony to the utility, and value of his inventions.

In Caldewgate, on Saturday last, aged 54, Mr. John SIMPSON, builder; very much respected.

In the English Damside, on the 1st instant, Mrs. Mary CONETON, aged 76 years.

At St. Mary's Workhouse, on the 2nd inst., George DOBSON.

At Manchester, on the 2nd inst., at the house of her daughter, Mrs. DAVIES, of this city, aged 66 years.

At Wigton, on the 30th ult., Isabella, wife of Mr. William STODDART, shoemaker, aged 31 years; on the 4th instant, Ann, daughter of Rachael ALLAN, aged 21 years.

At Gill, on the 30th ult., Mary, wife of Mr. Wm. REAY, aged 62 years.

At Gravesend, on the 24th ult., after a lingering illness, borne with great patience and fortitude, Mr. Joseph MESSENGER, late of Wigton, in the 45th year of his age, youngest son of the late Rev. Thomas MESSENGER, of Overton, near Lancaster, much respected by all who knew him.

At Howfield, in the parish of Hesket, Mr. Thomas BELL, in the 43rd year of his age.

At Cardew, near Carlisle, on Thursday week, Mrs. DOVER, relict of the late Daniel DOVER, Esq., woollen manfacturer, Millbeck Underskiddaw, in the 59th year of her age; very much and deservedly esteemed.

At Matterdale, on Thursday the 31st ult., Mrs. Ann MUSE, relict of the late Mr. Thomas MUSE, aged 62 years, deeply lamented by her friends and acquiatances [sic].

At Cockermouth on Monday week, Elizabeth M'KNIGHT, formerly of Workington, aged 67 years.

At Harrington, on Wednesday week, Mr. John WEBSTER, late of Clife Street, Calcutta, Civil Engineer, in the 49th year of his age, much respected.

At Harrington, on Tuesday week, Mrs. Martha HOSKINS, widow, aged 57 years; at the same place, on Thursday, Mrs. Nancy NEWTON, widow, aged 86 years, much and deservedly respected.

At West Leys, near Workington, lately, Mr. Thomas CLARKE, aged 84 years.

At Prospect House, Mile End Road, London, on the 28th ult., Mr. John P. WHITELOCK, draper, aged 32 years, third son of the late Rev. John WHITELOCK, vicar of Dearham, near Maryport.

At Brow Top, near Keswick, on Thursday week, Mr. John YOUNGHUSBAND, woodmonger, aged 68 years, much respected.

At Whitehaven, on Wednesday week, Mrs. Alice HALL, mother of Mr. Thomas BOUSTEAD, printer, aged 82 years, formerly of Carlisle.

At Halifax, Nova Scotia, on the 13th ult., the wife of Lieutenant Colonel IRTON, of the Rifle Brigade.

At the house of his son, Mr. Matthew MULLEN, Whitehaven, Mr. James LINDEN, late of Belfast aged 85 years.

At Dumfries, on the 26th ult., advanced in years, Mr. Geo. ANDERSON, shoemaker.

At Annan, lately, Mr. John WILKIN, Greencroft, suddenly, at an advanced age; same place, Mr. Joseph ROXBURGH, shoemaker.

At Kendal, on the 26th ult., Mr. Richard PALMER, of that place, attorney-at-law, aged 35 years.

At Alleyford, Kirkgunzeon, on the 24th ult., Mr. Alexander ANDERSON, formerly draper in Blackburn, Lancashire—much respected by a large circle of friends.

DEATH OF MR. CHARLES ASHLEY.—This gentleman, so well known in the musical world as a violoncello player, expired suddenly from a stroke of apoplexy on Tuesday, in the 72nd year of his age. He had been for some seasons the manager of the Tivoli Gardens at Margate. At the commemoration of HANDEL in 1786, the deceased, with two brothers, was amongst the principal performers.—Observer.

DEATH OF SIR CHARLES T. MORGAN, M.D.—Sir Charles died at his residence, in William Street, Lowndes-square, on Monday week. He was the son of the late J. MORGAN, Esq.; married first a daughter of the late W. HAMMOND, Esq., Champnies, Herts; and secondly, a daughter of the late Robt. OWENSON, Esq., sister of lady CLARKE, and authoress of "O'Donnell," "Florence Macarthy," &c. Sir Charles, who was the author of several works upon literary and philosophical subjects, was created a knight bachelor by the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, 1811.