Saturday 24 Feb 1844   (p. 3, col. 6-7)



On Saturday, the 10th instant, at Headfort, the Countess of Bective, of a son and heir.



At St. Cuthbert's Church, on the 22nd instant, by the Rev. G. R. BLUETT, Mr. William ROBINSON, land-steward to Colonel W. H. M. HODDER, Hoddersfield, in the county of Cork, to Miss Eliz. GILL, of the parish of St. Cuthbert's, Carlisle; on the 17th, Mr. Jonathan ALDERSON, to Miss Elizabeth DALE, both of London Road; on the 19th, Mr. John JOHNSTON, grocer, to Mrs. Mary BLAKE, both of Botchergate.

At St. Mary's Church, on the 18th instant, Mr. Thomas DAVIDSON, of Backhouse's Walk, to Miss Amelia JARDON, of Shaddongate; on the 22nd, Mr. Henry TUFF, of Botchergate, engineer, to Miss Margaret GAWTHORP, of Bridge Street.

At Wigton, on Saturday last, Mr. Thomas DIXON, to Miss Jane HUNTINGTON.

At Penrith, on the 17th instant, Mr. John FARRADY, clock maker, to Miss Elizabeth HORSLEY; on the 18th, Mr. Isaac FAWCETT, white-smith, to Miss POTTS, dress-maker.

At Crosscannonby, on the 19th inst., Mr. George SEWELL, to Miss Mary M'INTYRE, both of Maryport.

At Askham, near Lowther, on the 15th inst., by the Rev. J. T. WARD, Mr. William WILSON, of Forth Patman, near Greystoke, to Miss Mary WILSON, only daughter of Mr. Anthony WILSON, of Askham.

At Cockermouth, on Saturday last, Mr. Abraham GRAYSON, hatter, to Miss Ann BIRKET.

At Whitehaven, Mr. William WILSON, basket-maker, to Miss Charlotte CLUCAS.

At Broughton-in-Furness, on the 17th instant, Mr. Daniel TYSON, jun., of Boardriggs, to Miss M. CASSON, keeper of the post-office, of the above place.

At Trinity Church, Ulverston, on the 11th, Mr. Wm. PARK, to Miss HENDERSON, daughter of Mr. HENDERSON, supervisor of excise, both of Ulverston.

On the 20th January, at the Government Chapel, Malta, by the Rev. John CLEUGH, Robert Arboin HUNTER, only son of Mr. Jameson HUNTER, of London, to Frances Maria, third daughter of Mr. Samuel CHRISTIAN, of Malta.




In Lowther Street, on Wednesday, the 21st instant, in her 80th year, Mrs. JACKSON, widow of the late Richard JACKSON, Esq., and sister of the late Rev. Thomas LOWRY, D.D.

In Blackfriar's Street, on the 20th instant, Mr. William DAVIDSON, aged 41 years.

At Stanwix, on the 10th instant, Mr. Robert HEWITT, of the Bird-in-hand-Inn, aged 40 years—much respected.

In Shaddongate, on the 21st instant, Mrs. Mary KIRK, aged 84 years.

At Brampton, on Saturday, the 16th inst., Thomas JAMES, Esq., solicitor, aged 49 years.

At the Howard's Arms Inn, Brampton, on the 19th instant, Mr. Joseph LEE, aged 62 years.

At Wigton, on the 21st inst., Mrs. Ann HAWKINS, aged 88 years; on the 18th instant, the second son of Mr. Thomas JOHNSTONE, aged 11 years.

At Westward Cottage, on the 18th inst., Mr. Thos. RICHARDSON, aged 60 years.

At Ivegill, on the 14th inst., at the house of her brother-in-law, Mr. John KNIGHT, after a lingering illness, borne with Christian patience and resignation, Mary, the third daughter of the late Mr. Christopher WATSON, of Easton, in the parish of Bowness—deeply lamented by her friends.

At Borrowgate, Penrith, on the 18th instant, Mrs. Margaret BROWN, aged 87—universally respected.

At Penrith, on the 10th instant, Mr. J. DAWSON, pensioner, aged 77 years; on the 11th, Mr. Jonathan DOUGLAS, Fell Seal, yeoman, aged 75; on the 12th, Jane, the devoted wife of John LAMBLEY, Esq., aged 45, after a long and painful illness, which she bore with Christian patience and resignation, and died beloved by a large circle of friends and acquaintances; on the 15th, at the house of Mr. T. YATES, watchmaker, Mr. John HOBSON, formerly of Lowther Village, and upwards of sixty years in the service of the Earl of Lonsdale; on the 16th, Isabella, wife of Mr. T. HODGSON, labourer, aged 56 years; on the 19th, Mary, wife of Mr. T. MOSS, painter, aged 34 years; on the 19th, Margaret, widow of the late Mr. James BROWN, innkeeper, aged 87 years; same day, Julia, youngest daughter of Mr. T. LOWTHIAN, draper, aged 10 months.

At Cockermouth, on Sunday, the 18th inst., Mr. Alexander Mc.ADAMS, weaver, aged 75; same day, Mrs. Margaret PARK, at the advanced age of 99 years.

At Aimsaugh, near Alston, on the 16th instant, Mr. John WHITE, aged 81 years.

At Radrup, near Alston, on the 19th instant, aged 57, Mr. Thomas WATSON.

At Alston, on the 17th inst., aged 66, Tamar, relict of the late Mr. Wm. WALTON, of Raise.

At Maryport, on the 14th instant, after a short illness, Mr. Thomas HAYTON, spirit merchant, aged 39 years.

At Vineyard, in Irton, last week, Mr. Henry ASHBURNER, aged 89 years. The deceased had been in the employ of Major LUTWIDGE and his ancestors, at Holm Rook Hall, upwards of 70 years.

At Seaton, on Saturday last, Charlotte, the wife of Mr. James BROWN, aged 72 years.

At Workington, on the 13th instant, Mrs. Jane TODHUNTER, aged 70 years; same day and place, Mary, the wife of Mr. James GIBSON, aged 27 years; on the 17th, Mrs. Jane CURWEN, aged 39 years; and Mr. John DOWNWARD, aged 60 years.

At Harrington, on Sunday, the 11th inst., Mr. Jas. DICKINSON, hatter, aged 65 years.

At Whitehaven, on the 14th February, Mrs. Mary MIDDLETON, aged 63 years; on the 13th, Mrs. Martha GILLEAD, widow, aged 87; on the 15th, Mr. John CLEATOR, aged 36 years; and on the 17th, Martha, wife of Mr. Job PRATT, in an advanced age.

At Arncliffe, near Skipton, in Yorkshire, on the 9th instant, Mrs. Agnes ELLISON, aged 77, only surviving sister of the late Rev. Richard ARMISTEAD, of Whitehaven.

On Wednesday morning last, in the city of Dublin Hospitat [sic], Joseph CRENNEL, apprentice on board the Pandora, COWMAN, of Whitehaven, aged 16 years.

At Broughton-in-Furness, on Friday morning, very suddenly, Mrs. Helen KEOGH, wife of Mr. Anthony KEOGH, excise officer, aged 24 years; also, on the 17th, Hannah, wife of Mr. John SHERWEN, of Eccleriggs, near Broughton, in the 50th year of her age.

On Tuesday week, in the 81st year of his age, the Rev. John MANBY, M.A., Chaplain to his Royal Highness the late Duke of Sussex, and Vicar of the parish of Lancaster for thirty-seven years.

At Kendal, on the 13th inst., Mr. John COMPSTONE, father of Messrs. S. and P. COMPSTONE, joiners, aged 82 years; since our last, Mr. William STEWARTSON, blacksmith, aged 81 years; and Mrs. Margaret AIREY, widow, aged 80 years.

At Chester, on Sunday, the 4th instant, Mary, wife of S. HUMBLE, Esq., and eldest daughter of the late Thomas ECCLES, Esq. of Liverpool, and formerly of Kendal.

At Liverpool, on the 17th inst., Mr. Joseph BENSON, son of the late John BENSON, of the Golden Bull, Dumfries—deeply regretted.

At Brickwall-house, Northiam, Sussex, on the 18th instant, Mrs. FREWEN, the wife of Thomas FREWEN, Esq., and last surviving daughter of William Wilson CARUS WILSON, Esq., of Casterton-hall, Westmoreland.

DEATH OF LORD GLENTWORTH.—This nobleman, after a painful and protracted illness, expired on Friday morning at his mansion in Manchester-square. The deceased Edmond Henry Lord Glentworth was eldest son of the late Lord, who died in 1837, and grandson and heir of the Earl of Limerick. He was born 3rd of March, 1809, and married 8th of October, 1836, Miss Eve Maria VILLEBOIS, second daughter of Mr. H. VILLEBOIS, by whom, we believe, his Lordship leaves a young family.

DEATH OF MAJOR-GENERAL GOODMAN.—(From the Guiana Herald, Jan. 3.)—This day the melancholy duty devolves upon us to record the death of Major General GOODMAN, C.B., K.H., a sad, but, we believe, not wholly unexpected event, which occurred last evening, at nine o'clock. General GOODMAN, beside considerable service in the Peninsula, was present at the "great and crowning day" of Waterloo.