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duction of sheep, it appears he has Dicd.) After a long and very pain- ejected a great number of families. ful illness, which he bore with true li has been said, that this gentleman Christian fortitude, to the great grief bad built a town for the cjected of bis ainiable family, Francis Chol. farmers; but this town is in realmeley, esq. of Bransby; his death is ity as yet only one house, which is much regretted by a respectable te- engaged to Government as an exnantry, and a coinortable and grate- cise office. Though no cottages are ful poor, to whose wants he was ever yet built, it is a fact, that by this attentive; though not a man of fa- plan, several comfortable firmers are sbion, none was more the gentleman; reduced to what, in Caithness, is he was a man of superior ivformation called a cotter. A cotter, even to upright in all his transactions; and this day, is obliged to work three or be will be long remembered in the four days in the week for his laudneighbourhood with great respect.- lord, and send him so many doz ns At Clea, near Grimsby, aged 75, Mrs. of fowls and eggs, a few pigs, some Elizabeth Fridlington, of that place, wood, cheese, &c. that he can hardly a maiden lady: she had long lived in be said to live. In short, the ejected a penarious manner, but, after her farmers are so distressed, that last decease, upwards of 3,4001. in gold year a vessel sailed from Caithness for was fouod in her house, wrapped up America, having on board 130 of in small linen bags, containing about them; and even in September last, 100l. in each, together with some another vessel sailed from the same silver and copper coin, altogether place with 150 more. weighing five stone two pounds: she The Royal Society of Edinburgh, was also possessed of landed property in testimony of its high respect for to the amount of 40001. or 5000l. - the illustrious Werner (the celebrated Mr. Wm. Dunn, of Redhill, Sheffield, German mineralogist), has conferred an emivent engineer. Mr. D. was a upon him the distinction of being very intelligent and well-informed one of its honorary inembers. man.Rer.J. Milner, 90 years minis- Died.) At his house in Ayrshire, ter of Hunlet, near Leeds.
the Earl of Crawford and Lindsey.
At Elie-house, Fifeshire, Sir Philip Died.] At Rhos Llanerchrygog, Anstruther, bart.-- In the 23d year of Dear Wrexham, Mrs. Eliz. Rogers, li. his age, at Edinburgh, Lord Alex. dow, aged 89: she had 17 children, 68 ander Gordon, youngest son of the grand-children, and 35 great grand- Duke of Gordon. The deceased only children in all, 121: she was left a entered into his 23d year in November widow, with a numerous train of in- last. llis disorder was inward: he fants, without any means of support, was attended by his mother the Dubut her industry, and the assistance chess of Gordoni, his sister the Duchess of her three cldest children, who all of Bedford, and the Marquis of lluntlaboured hard at the loom to main- ley, his lordship's brother.-Lately, tain themselves and the younger at Kinfauins, near Perth, in his 87th branches. For the last thirty years year, Avdrew Hall, sexton of that she practised midwifery with great parish. He succeeded his father in success and credit; in that space of the year 1742, and it is probably a time she assisted at the birth of 4000 circumstance unequalled in the an. children; she was ever ready to lend nals of the church of Scotland, that an assisting hand to support the his grandfather, his father, and him. drooping head, and ease the pillow of self, held that office for the space of the afflicted.
160 years. It is supposed, that his SCOTLAND.
youngest son, who is 08 years of age, Much misrepresentation having will succeed io the office of sexton. been broached respecting the consolidation of farms, and the plans of a A very laudable example has been Caithness baronet, a person on the lately set in the parish of Delgany, spot observes, that by the baronet's county Wicklow, to the different consolidation of farms, not for agri- parishes. The society proposc, at cultural purposes, but for the intro- ibe coin mencement of the - wioter, UNIVERSAL MAG. VOL.IX.
which we hope will be followed up, in the 26th year of his age, Michael to sell blankets, shoes, coals, fiavnels, Farrell, the well known inonarch of frize, shirts, shifts, and oatmeal, to the mendicants of Munster, over the honest poorinhabitants, who bring whom he reigned for 70 years with recommendatious from the parish mildness, justice, and moderation. priest, or some respectable house. He oftener dispensed bounty to, than keeper, on depositing one fourth of exacted tribute from, his subjects; the price, and paying the remainder and, in the course of his long reign, by weekiy instalojenis of one shilling was never accessary to the death of iu the pound, till the whole shall be one human being. Ilackball, the paid: but if they pay ready money, renowned king of the beggars in they get the article one fourth less Dublin, sported a vehicle, which rethan first cost.
moved his august body from place to Died.] At the advanced age of place; but King Farrell disdained 110 years, Denis Ilampson, the blind any assistance of this kind, and made bard of Vagilligan, of whom so inte use of what nature furnished him to resting an account is given by Miss bear him about, namely, a stout pair Owenson, in her elegant work, “The of legs. He, however, had for his Wild Irish Girl." A few hours be- support a long quarter-staff, which he fore his death he tuned his harp, in occasionally used for his protection, order to have it in readiness to enter- having no body guards; this staff was tain Sir II. Bruce's fainily, who were adorned, towards the head, with brass expected to pass that way in a few nails, &c. which gave it very much days, and who were in thic habit of the appearance of a sceptre; but a stopping to hear his music; shortly hat resembling that of a cardinal, and after, however, he felt the approach his great coat, would have covered a of death, and calling his family around tent; it is therefore evident, that our him, resigned his breath without a royal hero was of large stature, which struggle, being in perfect possession is certainly the case; he was also well of his faculties to the last moinent. made, had a majestic deportment,
At his house in George's-street, with a very intelligent and benign Limerick, Robert Warburton, esq. countenance. captaiu in the royal navy, to which
DEATHS ABROAD. he was promoted in 1795, and for At Agra, in the 95tb year of her twelve years regulating officer of that age, Kodijah Sultana Begum, sister of port. He was a few days before ap- the Nawaub Nadjaph Khan, Vizier to pointed by the admiralty to the port the late Einperor Shah Allum, and of Dublin, where he intended to relict of Nawaub Mosim Khan, broremove.
ther to the Nawaub Surder Jung:At his house at Cold Blow, near Since the death of her brother, the Dublin, the Rev. Thos. Lyster, D.D. life of this venerabic and respectable aged 66 years: he was a curate in the Lady has been embittered by a concity of Dublin 44 years, in the pa- stant series of misfortunes, unprerishes of St. Werburgh and St. Peter, cedented as unmerited. They reduced and acted as secretary to the Dublin her, as well as the descendants of her Society for 35 years, with the strictest magnanimous brother, to a state of integrity and assiduity. This gen- the most wretched penury, which tleman was married to Miss Dinind, would have accompanied her to the only daughter of Sir Fielding Ould, grave, but for the liberal and benevowho was knighted by the father of lent assistance ailorded by the genethe present Duke of Bedford, when rosity of the British Governinent. lord lieutenant of Ireland. Mr. Lys. Her remains were interred in great ter's situation as secretary made him state, and accompanied to the grave known to all the nobility and landed by a company of Sepoys, by all the interest of Ireland. Many were the Native civil Officers of Government, livings bestowed on amiubie persons and by all the people of rank and reduring thirty-five years; yet this spectability residing at Agra, who, by worthy unassuming man died a cu- the sorrows expressed at her death. rate at the age of 66.
passed on the character of her whole At Newmarket, county of Clare, lite the highest possible eulogiuin.
At the government house in the cil. His lordship married MademoiIsland of Antigua, the Right Hon. selle Françoise Lambertine, Baroness Ralph Payne, Baron of Lavington of de Kolbell, of a noble Saxon family, the kingdom of Ireland, Knight of the and daughter of Frederick MaximiBath, Captain General, Governor in lian, Baron de Kolbell, a general in Chief, and Vice Admiral of the Lee- the Imperial service, who survives ward Islands. Early in life, during him. Dying without issue the title his residence in the Island of St. becomes extinct. His remains were Christopher's he was elected one of interred with military honours, in the the representatives of the House of garden of Carlisle's estate, his proAssembly in that Island, and so great perty, on a spot pointed out for that was the influence he had acquired purpose some time before his death by from the avowed superiority of his his fordship. talents and knowledge, that at the first At Calcutta, after an illness of a meeting of the house he was called few hours, Richard Comyns Birch, unanimously to the chair, and by his Esq. Purveyor-General of Hospitals, conduct in that distinguished si. Postmaster · General, and Coministuation, fully justified the choice sioner of Chinsurah and Chandernathat had been made. It was said gore; a man whose virtues shone too at the time this event took place, that conspicuously in an active and useful he was not legally qualified, from life to need the aid of posthumous his state of minority, to take his seat panygeric. as a member of the assembly, and In the 12d year of his age, at his consequently could not assume the seat, near the Schuylkill, General duties of the chair. This might have Peter Muhlenburg: This gentleman, been, and it is believed that the house in early life, yielded' to the wishes of knew it to be true, but the acquisi- his venerable" father, the late Rev. tion it had made was too great to be Dr. Henry Muhlenburg, the patriarch hazarded upon the result of a motion, of the German Lutheran Church, in and the question was never agitated. Pennsylvania, by becoming a minister On his arrival in England, he was in. of the Episcopal Church, in which troduced to the highest circles, and capacity he acted in an acceptable his accomplishments soon made his manner in Virginia, until the year society acceptable wherever he went. 1776, when he became a member of After having made the tour of Europe, the Convention, and afterwards a cohe was elected in 1768, a member of lonel of a regiment in that state. In the British Parliament, for the Bo- the year 1777, he was appointed briTough of Shaftesbury; and in the suc. gadier general in the revolutionary cessive parliaments of 1774 and 1780, army, in which capacity he acted unbe served for Camelford and Plymnp- til the termination of the war gave ton. In 1772 he was honoured with liberty and independence to his counthe Order of the Bath, and at the time try, at which time he was promoted to of his death was
senior knight. the rank of major-general. After the In 1771 he was appointed Captain pcace, he was chosen by his fellowGeneral and Governor in Chief of citizens of Pennsylvania (his native the Leeward Islands, and continued state) to fill, in succession, the varions in that station until 1775, when he re- stations of Vice-President of the Suturned to England, and was appointed preme Executive Council of PennClerk of the Board of Green Cloth, sylvania, Member of the House of in which department he remained Representatives, and Senator of the during the continuance of that Board. United States: and afterwards apIn Ociober, 1795, he was advanced to pointed by the President of the United the peerage of the kingdom of Ireland, States, Supervisor of the Excise in by the title of Baron Lavington, and Pennsylvania; and, finally, Collector was again elected in the British Par- of the Port of Philadelphia, which liament as representative for Wood. office he held at the time of his death. stock. In 1801, his Lordship was a At Vienna, Mr. l'on Mack, brother second time appointed Captain Gene- of the redoubted General Mack, and ral of the Leeward Islands, and sworn Jeweller to the Court: he has left a a member of the King's Privy Coun- fortunt of eight inillions of florins !
On the sth of June, .at sea, on singular good fortune to be trained beard his Majesty's ship Rattlesnake, under Sir Edward Pellew, since his Willian Warden, esg. a post captain entrance into the wavy in 1793, and in his Majesty's navy, and commander stared the glory of all that officer's of that ship. The death of this gals brilliant achievements, till his arrival lant ard enterprising young officer to the supreme cominand in those may be considered as a great loss to seas. His death was occasioned by the British navy, of which he pro. excessive fatigue and exposure during mised to be one of the brightest orna- a violent gale of wind, in bis passage ments. Captain Warden had the to Madras.
ALPHABETICAL LIST OF BANKRUPTCIES.
JAN. 16, to FEB. 16, 1808, inclusive. (Extracted from the London Gazette.]-----The Solicitors' Names are between Parenthesis.
INSWORTH W. Manchester, cot- mingham, merchant (Elking: on, Birming, A
ton spinner (Huxley, Puinp-court, hain). Dudley C. Gracechurch-street, Temple). Allen S. Cardiff, fellmonger merchant (Eaton and Co Birchin-lane). (Mangnall, Warwick-square) Abrahams Davis A. Štroud-green, dealer in cattle S. Sandwich, linen-draper (Anthony,Earl. (Robinson, Charter-house-square). Da. street).
vies D Thames Dittou, Surrey, malestes Bateman J. Redcross-street, Bateman J. (Aubert, Symond's Inu). Davis A. and Wike, Yorkshire, and Bateman W. North N. Litle Carter-iane, Doctors' Commons, Bierly, same county, woolien-manufactu- warehousemen (Sudlow, Monument-yard). rers (Cardale and Spear, Gray's lon).“. Davis W. North-street, Chelsea, plaisterer Brown J. junior, Petersfield, fullmonger (Howard, Temple). (Mesum, Portsea). Bumn T. Norwich, Else G. Sution Ashfield, Nottingham, corn and coalizerchant (Hister and Co. hosier (Ross and Co. New Boswell-court). Lincoln's lon). El! W. Busta - fane, Ellis S. Folkingliam, Lincolnshire, woolbroker (Taylor, Old-street-road) Busby len-draper (Crosley, Holborn-court, Gray's W. and Hill I. Strand, haiters (Gadmond, Inn). Easton W. and Easton R. jun. New Bridge-street). Barker W. Cheapside, Bucklersbury, warehoucemen (Williams, warehouseman (Adams, Old Jewry).-- Red Lion-square). Edgington R. AbingBoye T. Edgware-road, grocer (Day and don, hemp-inanufacturer (Maddock and Co. Cullam - street). Blych E. Louth, Co. Lincoln's Inn). Eadon G. otherwise inerchant ( Barber, Gray's Inu). Betis .I. Ycadon, Bermondsey-s:reet, leather-dresMistiev, sluip-builder (Ambrose, Mistley). ser (Pearce and Son, Swithin's-lane). ElBayly R. jun. Dowgate-hill, merchant worthy J. M. St. James's street, gold. (Kersey, Bi-honsgate - within). Bowles smith (Davies, Warwick-street), A. 'T. and Williams T. of Kent-street, Fuller J. J. Yoxford, draper (Debasy grocera (Speck, St. John's, Southwark). and Co. Tanficld-court). Barreto, V.A.S. of Liverpool, merchant Grieveson J. sen.Newcastle-upon-Tyve, (Kinderley and Co. Gray's Inn). Brooke vintner (Clayton and Co. Lincoln's lun J. Hartshead, merchant (Sykes and Co. New Square). Gordon J. Westburg. New loo). Beach J. Birmingham, but upon. Trim, merchant (James, Gray's Inn ton-soaker (Egerton, Gray's Inn Square). Square). Gray T. Rumford, innholder Breffit J. Alfretou, mercer (koss and Co. (Cutting, Bartlett's Buildings)
Gell E. New Boswell:court).
and A. Winksworth, grocers (Kinderley Cassidy T. Walthann Abbey, shop- and Co. Gray's Inn). keeper (Syddal!, Aldersgate-street), Cuss , Hudson H. Salford, manufacturer (Milne W. Pontetract, miller (Blakelock, Temple). and Co. Old Jewry . Haines S. ChipCowley J. Sheffield, cutler (Wilson, Gre- 'ping Campden, grocer (King, Took's. ville-stree!). Cookesley R. Poole, mer- coure). Hurren R Kelsale, cordwainer chant (Milne and Co. Old Jewry). Cole (Rabétt, Carlyon). Horley R. Epsom, J. Fore-street, stationer (Pullen, Fore-st.). pork butcher (Guy, Epsom). Hurry N. Crowther J. Halifax, Yorkshire, come and Jones C. R. Liverpool, merchants dealer (Hodsou, Surrey.strect, Strand) (Atkinson, Chancery.lane). Harrison S. (rocker G. Bideford, Devon, ship.builder Manchester, and Harrison w. Sheffield, (Bremridge, Inner Temple) Clemence hatters (Chesshyre and Co. Manchester). M. Craven-street, Strand, tailor (Hamil. Hyde A Brandon, liquor-merchant (Bremfr, Tavistock-row, Covent Garden) ridge, Common Pleas Office)
Damant B. Whitechapel, brazier (Mills, Jermyn-street, cordwainer (Palmer, BarVine-street, Piccadilly). Dalton T. Bir- naru's Inu). Heaton D. widow, Heaton
M. J. and W. Spring Head, Yorkshire, (Williams and Co New-square, Lincoln's cotton twist spinners (Caton and Co. Al. Inn). Rickards J. Colchester, draper dersgate-street). Halliday W. D. Bath- (Hanson and Co Chancery-lane). Round street, City-road, livery siable keeper and ). Polsall, factor (Boutflower, Devonshire. grocer (Pellart, Ironmonger's-hall). Hard- street). Rose W. Kensington, brewer mig W. Oxford-street, hatter (Walker, (Allen, Carlisle-street). old Jewry). Harvey J. Springheld, Es- Seabrook R. Great Bradley, butcher sex, bricklayer (Bigg, Hacton.garden). (Windus & Co. Southainpton-buildings). Hulme E. Manchester, victualler (Jolin. Standley W. Wherstone, malester (Kinson and Co. Manchester).
derley and Co. Gray's lun). Simpson G. Jarman P. and T. of Llanfihangel Brym. Copthall Chambers (Holmes and Co. pabean, wool dealers (Meredith and Co. Mark-lane). Seddon J. P. Homerton, Gray's Inn). Jones R. Gower-street, silk- merchant (Alcock and Co York-street). winder (Bland, Hacquet-court).
Salisbury J. Exe:er, cabinet-inaker (WiiKierrulli C. G. G Prudenge-square, liams and Co. Lincoln's Inn). Seecombe merchant (Hannam, Piazza Chanibers). J. Horrabridge, Lewanne J. Truro, Hore
Lay J. B. Manchester, cotton-manufac- W. Grampound, Hoyte C. same place, turer (Hurd, King's Bench Walks). Lee Burley C. Horrabridge, and Searle R. 1. Holborn, glover (Street and Co. Phil. Launceston,woollen manufacturers (Bray, pot-lane). Luck M. Otherwise Seares, Tavistock). Swindells J. Ludworth, innSt Martin's Le Grand, dealer (Fryett, keeper (Cooper and Co. Southampion. Nilibank-street). Longmire M. Penrith, buildings). Seccombe J. Walkhampion, miliner (Birkett, Bond-court).
Hoyte K. Grampound, Hore W. same Merreneld J. Granthain, 'money-scri- place, Burley C. Walkhampton, and Fener (Whishaw, Lamb's Conduit-street). Searle R. St. Stevens, woollen-manufac Martin J. Louth, carpenter (Ellis, Cur. turers (Fairbank, Ely-place). Spencer sitor-street). Milis C. Colonnade, Pan- H. West Wratting, maltsler (Culting; cras, baker (Minshull and Co. Abingdon- Barilett's-buildings). street). Maclachlin J. Harford-place, ca- Tidmarsh J. New County Terrace, binet-maker (Surnam, Golden - square). builder (Phillips and Co. Howard-street). Magell W Èxeter, jeweller (Orchard, Thomson J. Lowerhouse, giocer (Hurri, Haiton Garden).
Macfadzen J. Liver- King's Bench Walks). Thorpe W. Pocks pool, merchant (Batiye, Chancery-lane), lington,grocer (Blackiston, Syinond's Inn). Mount R. and Roberts W. Angel-couri, Tompkins R Hatton-garden, inerchanı Bimerchants (Blunt and Co. Old Pay Office). shop, York-place). Turner J. Swefling, Mathews W. Maidenheal, carpenter (Rí- draper (Debary and Co. L'ar field.court). chardson, New Inn). Mitchell E. Exeter, Tiuney W. Carabridge, surgeon (Bigg, fuller (Williams and Co. New Square, latron-garden). Lincoln's Inn. Manfield T. Lewes, gro- Wriglit C. Algate, tobacconist (Redit, cer (Sudlow, Monumeni-yard) Make- Cook's-court). Wallis J. Dartmooth-str. ham J. Upper Tames-street, checse- dealer (Rogers, Manchester-building:).Tronger (Wild, Warwick-square). Wrae J. Ferrybridge, coal-narchiant (ExNewby J. Aldgate, draper (Swaine and ley and Co. Furnival's Inn). Wodlilove
R. Ainsworth Mill, calico printer (I.yoni Pettite T. Witney, leather-dresser (Bar- and Co. Gray's Inn). Vain J. Mountters and Co. Furnival's Inn). Phonix J. street, merchant (Highnoor, Bush-la Liverpool, merchant (Rowlinson, Church- Wright T. Dulverton, innkeeper (Lys, yard-court, Temple). Pratten J. Wal. Took's-court). Wood T. Shefield, inertham Akbey, tailor (Oxlade, Hoddesdon). ciant (Blakelock, Temple). Withall C. Preston T. 'Aldermanbury, warehouseman Fenchurch-street, warehouse keeper (Car(Godirond, New Bridge-street). Parrott penter and Co. Basinghall-street). Wills
Frith-street, coufectioner '(Howell, T. Lamb's Conduit-street, linen-draper Bartlete's Buildings). Peynardo J. R. Ber (Bell and Co. Bow. Jane). Wrigley J. vis Marks (Sudlow, Monument-yard). Pitt-street, hat - inanufacturer (Taylor,
Renton J. Gloucester-terrace, mariner Took’s-court). Williams L. Nicholas, (Healing, Lawrence-lane). Reppen J. lane, merchant (Dav, Puinp-court). Wire aul J. Capham, dealers in coals (Harman, ter W. jun. Blackfriars'-raard (Neymoti, Wine-Office-court).
Renwick J. jun. Charlotte-street). Wilkinson J. Liquoro Burr-street, coal-merchanı (Bell and Co. pond street, baker (Neillefold, Fenchurch.
Kisleben H. Birmingham, street). Washington J. Asuborne, sade tailor (Punton, Ilind-court). Roser E, dler (Tucker, Staples Inn).
Woolley Lindfeld, soap-manufacturer (Reilly, Staf- J. P. Walham-green, brewer (Tavlor, ford-row). Roberts S. Rhayader, Aannel. Took's.court). Wright N. Noringiiarri, manufacturer (Street and Co. "Philpot. brick-maker (Baxter and Co. Furnival's lane) Rees D. Llanelly, shopkeeper Inn).
Co. Old Jewry):