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MARRIAGES, June 1786. ONI Tofday, May 23 30 Bunbury, in

John Fonblanque, Esq. to Miss Frances Cheshire, Mr. Samuel Brookes, farmer, Caroline Fitzgerald, youngest daughter of Col. of Tiverton, in the same parish, to Miss Wild Fitzgerald. liams,

of Manchester, a younger daughter of Harry Wilson, Miss Kennet, daughMr. Richard Williams, late of Tiverton.- ter of the late Alderman Kennet. This young lady, who is esteemed a diftin. Sir William Molesworth, Bart to Miss guished beauty, some time since attracted the Ourry, daughter of the late Paul Ourry, Esq. regard of a young gentleman, nephew to Sir Commissioner of Piymouth dock.yard. Francis Molineux, Gentleman Usher of the At Korkney, near Colchester, Henry Black Rod, who became perfectly enamoured Richards, anjutant of the 3d reg. of dragoon with her. He being called abroad, was seized guards, to Miss Sadler, only daughter of the with a fic of illness in Italy, whereof he died lace William Sadler, gent. soon after his return to his paternal seat in Martin Whish, Esq. one of the Commira Eflex, about three or four months since. —Hefioners of Excise, to Miss Harriet Tyffen, of bequeathed from his nearest relations to this Park-street, Grosvenor-square. young lady the whole of his fortune, amount. Mr. Erasmus Lloyd, Sheriff of Worcester, ing to fixteen thousand pounds, exclusive of to Mrs.!W..rd, relict of Dr. Ward, of Ludlow. jewels, plate, &c. to an immense value, and a Lord Viscount Malden, to Mrsi Stephenson, personal estate of four hundred pounds per of Harley street.

The Rev. Robert Burt, chaplain in ordiLord Macleod, to the Hon. Miss Forbes, nary to the Prince of Wales, to Miss Gascoyne, eldett daughter of Lord Forbes.

of Sunbury. At Abergavenny, Captain Harris to Miss The Rev. Mr. Newton, of Witham, to Margaret Jones.

Miss Mary Todd, of iNington. At Bromley, Kent, the Rev. Richard Wade Ar Skulcoats, near Kingston upon Hull, dington, rector of Cavendish, to Mrs. Wright, Joseph Robinson Peale, Esq. banker, to Miss widow of the Rev. Mr.Wright of Great Wal. Twygge. dingfield.

Francis Gregor, of Trewarthywick in Corn. Al Winchester, the Rev. Joseph Martin, wall, Esq. 1o Miss Mafterman, daughter of rector of Bourton on the Hill, in Gloucester- Wm. Matterman, Esq. of Restormel Park. Mire, to Miss Sturges, daughter of the Rev. Ac Salisbury, the Rev. Dr. Price, Canon ReDr. Sturges.

sidentiary, to Miss Wroughton. The Rev. John Margerum Close, of Ips. Dr. James Ford, jun. of jer.nyn.street, to wich, to Miss Lawton, daughter of Robert Miss Fell, of Lincolu’s-inn-fields. Lawton, Esq.

Col. Smith, Secretary to the American EmJames Lynde, Esq. Lieutenant of the North baffy, to Miis Adams, only daughter to Joha Hampshire militia, to Miss Gee, of Great Rus. Adams, Elq. Minister from the United States fell. Street, Bloomsbury.

of America to this Court. Dr. Adair Crawford, Physician of St. Tho- The Rev. Aaron Wickens, of Great Dunmas's hospital, to Miss Eleanor Scone, filter to mow, to Miss Catherine Clapion. Mr. Stone, of Thames-street.

James Drake Brockman, of Beachborough, Edwara Seymour Biscoe, Esq. nephew to his in Kent, Esq.60 Mifs Tatton, only daughter of Grace the Duke of Somerset, to Miss Susan. the Rev. Dr. Tation, late Prebendary of Canpah Harriet Hope, daughter of the Rev. C. terbury. Hope, minister of All Saints, Derby.

Sir Godfrey Webster, Bart. of Battle AbAt the Cape of Good Hope, James Henry bey, in Sulsex, to Miss Vaffal, of St. James's, Callamajor, Esq. to Miss Elizabeth Campbell, Westminster, who is pofseffed of 7000l. a year. daughter of Major James Campbell, M. P. The Right Hon. Edmund'Earl of Cork and

James Wickins, Esq. of Lyndhurst, in the Orrery, to the Hon. Mary Monckton, of St. New Forest, to Miss Peachy, daughter of George's, Hmover-square. Wm. Peacliy, Esq. of Gosport.

G. Palmer. Esq. commander of the Perseus John Schaw Stuart, of Greenock, Esq. to frigate, to Miss Smith, daugliter of Richard Lady Maxwell, widow of Sir James Max. Smith, Esq. of his Majesty's navy.


Major Law, late of Bengal, to'Miss Eliz. ton-Valence, and rector of Greatham, Hants, Hornby, daughter of Wm. Hornby, Esq. late to Miss Blunt, of Maryland. Governor of Bombay.

Capt. Monro, of the Houghton East-IndiaAt Plymouth, John Knapton, Esq. to Miss man, to Miss Elizabeth Munro, of Barford. Stephens, daughter of Dr. Stephens.

Dalhousie Watherston, Esq. member for John Williams, of Castle Hill, Cardigan. Boston, to Miss Walker, only daughter of the thire, Esq. to Miss Jones, fister to Wythen Rev. Thomas Walker, of Tileshurit, Berks. Jones, of Llanidloes, Esq..

William Finch, jun. Esq. of Heath, to Mifs At Bristol, Mr. John Mongoe, of Keyns- Prie.tly, daughter of the Rev. Dr. Prieilly, ham, to Mrs. Haynes, widow :- What is re- of Birmingham. makable, the lady is near 18 stone, and 60 Mr. Pett, surgeon and apothecary, Shaftesyears of age, and Mr. Mongoe 18 years of bury, to Miss Pretor, daughter of Simon Preage, and about 6-stone.

tor, Esq. banker, of Sherborne. Richard Clay, Esq. of Nottinghamshire, to The Rev. Mr. Tweed, rector of Capel St. Miss Nelly Crook, youngest daughter of Robert Mary and Little Wentham, in Suffolk, to Miss Crook, Esq. of Beaconsfield.

Powell, only daughter of Richard Powell, The Rev. Mr. Brown, rector of Swell, near Esq. Collector of Excise at Ipswich. Stow, in Gloucestershire, to Miss Collier, Mr. Charles Francis Bedwell Mead, to daughter of Edward Collier,.Esq. of Blockley, Miss Elizabeth Bedwell, of Fairford, Glouces. Worcestershire. The bridegroom is said to tershire. be turned of 70, while the bride is not quite Joseph Haycraft, Esq. of Deptford, to Miss 18.

Westbrook, only daughter of WettLieut, Blunt, of the Welch Fusilcers, eldeft brook, Esq. of Cookham. son of Colonel Blunt, to Miss Wyche, daughter Capc. Kenneth M Kenzie, of the 78th rez. of John Wyche, Esq. of Salisbury.

to Miss Houston, of Fortrose. Philip Thicknesse, Esq. jun. to Miss Eliza. Humphry Mortimer, Esq. of Exeter, to Mrs. beth Peacock, of Bath.

Bate, a widow lady, being his 4th wife, The Rev. E. White, A. B. vicar of New



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His Most Faithful Majesty Peter III. AT T. Hertford, Mr. Arthur Mackereth, King of Portugal, in his 69th year, of as

aged 67; and on the same day, at apoplexy. Ambleside, in Westmoreland, Mr. John Peter Capper, Esq. of Bath, Mackereth, his brother, aged 76.

Lately, Lady Ducie, relict of the late Lord 19. George Carnagie, Esq. Advocate, Ducie. youngest son of the late Sir James Carnagie, Lately, the Rev. John Bainbrigge, Rector of Souchesk, Bart.

of Broadchalk, in Wiltshire. 21. Mr. Levy Barsailles, aged 93; up- 26. Ac Stoneleigh, in the County of War. wards of forty years Chief Rabbi of the Jews wick, the Right Hon. Edward Lord Leigh, Synagogue.

Baron Leigh, of Stoneleigh, and Baronet. 22. Charles Price, Esq. one of his Majesty's His Lordship was born the ift of Marche Justices for Glamorganshire.

1742, and took his seat in the House of 23. Mr. Peacock, Student of Catherine Peers, March 15, 1764. He was, in April Hall, Cambridge.

1767, appointed Lord High Steward of Os. James Hervey, Esq. of Hill Hall, Bed- ford. His titles are extinct, fordshire, aged 80.

Lately, in Switzerland, Lady Margaret Thomas Richardson, Esq. of Tottenham Beckford, daughter of Lord Aboyne. High-Cross, aged go.

27. Mr. William Lee, Printer, at Lewes. Lately, at Ambleside, in Westmoreland, At Langley, in Kent, in her sth year, the Rev. Isaac Knipe, M. A. Minister of Mrs. Anne Berkeley, reli&t of the celebrated Ambleside, and Master of the German School Bishop of Cloyne, there.

Lately, the Rev. William Bonnin, Vicar 24. At Warwick, Richard Clutterbuck, of Prislewell, Essex. Esq. Justice of the Peace for Northumber- 28. The Rev. Tilleman Hodgkinson, land.

rector of Sarsden, in Oxfordshire, and PreLately, aged 80, Mrs. Denton, relict of bend of Landaff. Mr. Denton, and mother of Captain Denton, Joseph Wathen, Esq. of New-house, in the of Wettoreland Militia.

the parish of Stroud, Gloucestershire, one of 25. Mr. John Baldoc, Merchant, of Sile- the most considerable Woollen Manufacturers Lane.

in that County,

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29. Mrs. Baker, wife of the Rov. Mr. and Philadelphia, daughter to W. Reveley, of Baker, rector of Burnet.

Newhy in Yorkshire, Esq. Upon the death 30. Philip Bell, Esq. in St. Paul's Church- of his grandfather (Sir Hugh Smithson, of Yard.

Stanwick, Bart.), which happened in the 35. Ac Dumfries, in Scotland, Charles year 1729, he succeeded to the title of Baronet, Stewart, Esq. of Shambelly.

and to his grandfather's estate; and upon the Lately, at Holbeach, in Lincolnshire, death of his relation, Hugh Smithson, of Thomas Newell, in the 106th year of his Tottenham, Esq. he came into the poffeffion age.

of other estates in Yorkshire and Middlesex; At Norwich, Mrs. Goodall, relict of the and also succeedel his relation as Knight of Jate Henry Goodall, D. D. Archdeacon of the Shire for the County of Middlesex, which Suffik, and Prebendary of Norwich cathedral. he represented in three Parliaments. Upon

The Rev. Thomas Halstead, rector of the death of his father-in-law Algernon Duke Irstead, with the vicarage of Barton Turf an- of Somerset, whose daughter he had married, nexed, both in the County of Norfolk. he succeeded to the citle of Earl of Northum.

Al Leicester, aged 64. the Rev. Ms. Haines, berland, (upon his daughter's marriage) w th vicar of St. Martin's mid All Saints in that the remainder to her husband, and their issue, town.

after the Duke's death.-The reason of his The Rev. Joseph Cardale, B. D. rector of creation was as follow's:Houghton Conqoeft, in Bedfordshire.

The Duke's mother (whose third husband In a very advanced age, John Hancock, was the Duke's father) was daughter and Esq. Senior Fellow of King's college, of sole heiress of Joceline, the lal Earl of Nor. which fociety he was admitted in the year thumberland, which title was become ex. 1720.

tinct. Being so great an heiress, the was Suddenly, as he was reading over the married three times while a minor ; first, to funeral service and interring a corpse in the the Earl of Ogle, who died a short time after, church-yard at Tolland, in Somersetshire, the leaving no issue. She was next married to Rev. Mr. Morley, of Elworthy, in that Thomas Thynne, of Longleate, in Wilts, County.

Esq. but he was affiffinated in Pall-Mall, hy The Rev. Mr. Heald, rector of North some ruffians. hired by Count Conigsmark, repps and Beeston St. Lawrence, hoth in the whose object was to marry the widow. County of Norfolk.

Her third husband was the Duke of Somerset, June 1. At Glasgow, Scotland, Donald and he was ftill a minor, as was also the Campbell, Esq. of St. Catherine's.

Duke, by whom she had the above Algernon ; Mrs. Richardson, wife of Mr. Rowland who succeeded his father, as Dake of Somer. Richardson, of London.street.

rel, and possessed all the Percy estates.2. Captain James Onway, at Poplar, He married Miss Thynne, grand-daughter of aged 98.

the first Lord Weymouth; and by her had Dillon, Esq. of Belgart, near Dub. one son, and one daughter. The son died lin, in the 70th year of his age.

unmarried; and the daughter married, in 3. In France, Captain Peter Murdoch, of 1740, the above-mentioned Sir Hugh Smitla. che late 77th Regiment.

fon, the late Duke of Northumberland 4. Mr. Hufsey, upwards of forty years The title of Somerset going to another porter to his Grace the Duke of Leeds, branch of the Seymour family, the title of

5. The Rev. Mr. Bourdillon, of Church. Northumberland was revived to the Duke's Itreet, Spital-fields, in the 834 year of his daughter, in consideration of her descent from age.

the daughter of Joceline, the last Earl of At Basingstoke, the Rev, Mr. Metcalfe, in Northumberland. The Percy estate also the 54th year of his age, many years Curate settled in her, together with several baronies, of Christ Church, Oxford.

such as Percy, Lucy, Poynings, Fitz-Payne, Mrs. Paterson, wife of John Paterson, Bryan, &c Esq. of New Burlington-ftreet.

The Duke of Somerset dying in 1959, The Rev. John Row, of Magdalen Hall, Sir H. Smithson immediately took his feat in Oxford, and Chaplain to St. Thomas's the House of Lords, as Earl of Northumber. Hospital.

land. In 1752 he was appointed one of the 6. Ac Bath, George Monkhouse, Esq. Lorus of the Bed chamber to the late King.

Mrs. Dare, wife of Mr. Gideon Dare, in In 1757 he was installed a Knight of the Cuckspur-street.

Garter, at Windsor. In 1762, he was ap7. Mrs. Potts, wife of J. Potts, Esq. of pointed Lord Chamberlain to the Queen, and the Custom-House.

a Privy Counsellor; atco Lord Lieutenant of Hugh Duke of Northumberland. His the Counties of Middlesex and NorthumherGrace was the son of Langdale Smithson, Esq. land. In 1763, he was appointed Lord EUROP, MAG.


Lieutenant 17.9. His

Lieutenant of Ireland. In 1966, he was 12. The Lady of Barwell Browne, Esq. created Duke of Northumberland. In 1778, of Wolverton, Hants. his Grace was appointed Master of the Ac St. John's College, Oxford, Richard Horse, which he resigned in 1781.

Green, D. D. F. R. S. Rector of Bell On the sth of December, 1976, died the Broughton, Worcestershire, Rector of St. late Duchess of Northumberland. It was her Nicholas, in Worcester, and Commissary to birth-day; and she was interred in her family the Bishop of that Diocese. vault, in St. Nicholas's Chapel, Westminster. Lately, at Woolwich, Isabella Dryden, Abbey. She has completed her both aged 105 years.

She had been twice to year.

America since she was 85 years of age, and They had two sons and one daughter, retained her senses to the latt. viż.

13. At Rotherhithe, in the rooth year of his 1. Hugh E. Percy, now Duke of Nor. age, Mr. William Trundle, a wealthy farmer. thumberland; born August 14, 1742 ; first It is remarkable, he had lived in the same married to Lady Anne, third daughter of the house 82 years, and seen a complete change E. of Bure, by whom he had no issue, and of all the inhabitants in his parish. from whom he was divorced

At Park, near Ayr, William Logan, late Lordrip married again in May 1779,' of Camlary, Esq. Miss Frances Julia Burrell, now Duchess of At Southampton, the Rev. Mr. Ledgold, Northùmberland, third daughter of the late many years Vicar of South Stoneham. Peter Burrell, of Beckenham, in Kent, 14. Anthony Norris, of Barton Turíe, in Eq.

Norfolk, Esq. many years Cha'rman of the 2. Lord Algernon Percy, who, in confe- Norfolk Sellions. quence of his father, the late Duke, having The Rev. Ephraim Megoe, M. A. Reetrit been created Lord Lovaine, Baron of Alnwick, of Spexall, in Suffolk, Vicar of Worstead, in in 1784, with the remainder to his second Norfolk, Senior Canon of Norwich, and fon, is now a Peer of Great Britain, by that perpetual Curate of St. Martin's at Oak, and title, and makes a yacancy of Member for the St. John's Sepulchre, at Norwith. County of Northumberland. His Lordship 15. Sir Richard Berenson, Bart. was born January 21, 1750, and married in 16. The Rev. John Oliver, Rector of June, 1775, w Miss Isabella Susanna Burrell, Tuddenham and Icklingham St. James, in second daughter of the above-mentioned Peter the 64th year of his age. Burrell, Esq.

Lately, Wollerton Pym, Esq. of Willow. 3. Lady Elizabeth, born in 1744, and bridge, Staffordshire, formerly Lieutenant died in 1765. She was buried in St. General of the 64th regiment. Nicholas's Chapel, Westminster. Abbey. 17. Edward Umfreville, Esq. Coroner for

The late Duke was also President of Middlesex; author of the Office and Duty of Middlesex Hospital, and Westminster Diro Coroners. 2 vols. 8vo. pensary; a Vice-President of the Small-pox At Monks Eleigh, Norwich, Mr. Robert Hospital, and a Trustee of the British Museum. Ellifton, senior, uncle to the Rev. Dr. Ellifton, He had no places at Court, having resigned Master of Sydney College, Cambridge, leaving the last he held in 1781.

a widow to whom he had been married 36 9. The Rev. Mr. Ellins, rector of Abbots years; but what is still more remarkable, Morton, in Warwickshire.

he had lived 86 years in the same house About this time, Mr. Kennedy, formerly where he was born. His death was ocof Drury • lane Theatre, He cut his cafioned by a fall down stairs. throat.

At Hardwick in Oxfordshire, James 10. Thomas Browne, Esq. of Drayton Coulthard, Esq. formerly of Lincoln's Inn. Green, Middlesex.

18. Francis Wright, Esq. Banker, in Mrs. Cox, widow of the Rev. Archdeacon Henrietta-street, Covent-garden. Cox, and daughter of General Parsow. The same day, at Gloucester, John Ather

11. Lieutenant Colonel Charles Webb, ton, Esq. one of his Majesty's Justices of the Peace for 20. In the Fleet, Lieutenant George Fall, the County of Kent, great nephew of the Commanding Officer of one of his Majesty's famous General Webb, and last of that forts on the coast of Africa. ancient family.

27. Peter Wilson, of Brigham, in the The Rev. Thomas Wintour, M. A, rector County of Cumberland. of Westwell, in Oxfordshire.

At Bush Hill, Mrs. Blackburne, wife of In bis 7 3d year, Sir James Hereford, kint. John Blackburne, Esq. a Justice of the Peace for Herefordshire. At Enfield, Robert Wimbolt, formerly an

Lately, Miss Conftantia Dalton, daughter Attorney in Tokenhouse-yard. of Robert Dalton, of Thurnham Hall, Lane At Harrowden, in Northamptonshire, cashire.

Lady Milbank,

Mr. Christopher Wellbank, Attorney at At Alhborne, Mr. John Chatterton, Law, of Southampton-Buildings, and one of Treasurer of Derbyshire. , the Candidates for Coroner of Middle- ln bis 77th year, the Rev. Edward Wat. Tex.

kins, M. A. Master of the Grammar-school At Alamfted, Berks, Ann Merrit, aged at Couternall, Rector of Cogenhoe, and up105, who retained every faculty perfect will wards of fifty years Vicar of St. Gyles, in within two hours of her deatli, and has since Northampton, Tre was 100 years of age performed the At Fulbroke in Oxfordshire, John Maw. business of a midwife.

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3 Werter-Omai 4 Mahomet - The Two Misers 6 The Duenna-Omai 8 The Foundling--The Poor Soldier 17 Romeo and Juliet-Omai 18 The Plain Dealer-Duke and No Duke 19 The Mourning Bride— The Two Misers 20 The Castle of Andaluria-Omai 21 Fontainbleaul Midas 22 Werter- Love in a Camp 24 The Bird in a Cage - The Drummer 25 The Foundling--Omai 26 The Grecian Daughter-Duke and No

Duke 27 The Orphan-Love in a Camp 28 Robin Hood -- April Fool 29 Castle of Andalusia—The Drummer


April 1 PERCY – The Humourist

3 She Would and She Would

Not_TheVirgin Unmaik'd 4 Lord of the Manor-The Romp 5 Redemption 6 Merch, of Venice-Cath. and Petruchio 7 Redemption 8 The Heiress—The Virgin Vomark'd 37 Twelfth Night - The Romp 8 The Country Girl-Double Disguise 19 She Would and She Would Not-Ar

thur and Emmeline 20 Merchant of Venice-The Romp 21 The Heiress—The Virgin Unmalk'd 22 Macbeth - The Humourilt 24 School for Scandal - Daphne & Amintor 25 Lord of the Manor--The Romp 26 Widow Bewitch'd_Virgin Unmask'd 2.7 The Heiress—The Romp 28 She Would and She Would Not The

Irish Widow 29 Merch. of Venice--Dapline & Amintor May 1 Twelfth Nighe - Bon Ton 2 She Would and She Would Not Padlock 3 The Country Girl Who's the Dupe ? 4 The Heiress—The Virgin Unmaskid 5 School for Scandal—The Romp 6 Percy-- The Critic 8 Trip to Scarborough The Humourist 9 Twelfth Nighi-Bon Ton 10 Clandestine Marriage--Virgin Unmask'd

Isabella Who's the Dupe ? 12 The Heiress— The Rump 13 Merchant of Venice-Daphne & Amintor 15 Hamict-Comus 16 Strangers at Home-The Romp 17 Provok'd Wife-Virgin Uimalk'd 18 Way to Keep Him-The Romp 19 The Heiress--Gentle Shepherd 20 Percy- Who's the Dupe? 22 Trip to Scarborough Bon Ton 23 Lord of the Manor-The Humourist 24 Beggar's Opera- The Romp 25 Way of the World-Deserter 20 Jealous Wife

Gentle Shepherd 27 The Gamester-Arthur and Emmeline. 29 Esery Man in his Humour-Waterman 30 Grecian Daughter - The Critic

May 1 Werter-Omai 2 The DuennaRosina 3 Chapter of Accidents-The Nunnery 4. Mourning Bride-Three Weeks aft. Mar. 5 Zenobia-The April Fool 6 The Beaux Stratagem-The Deserter 8 The Duennc-Omai 9 Fathionable Lover-Country Madcap. 1o Follies of a Day-The Contrivances II Bird in a Cage-Sniall Talk 12 Werter-Rosina 13 Timon of Athens — Tom Thumb 15 Alexander the Great-Piety in Pattens 16 The Duenna-Omai 17 Fathionable Lover-Country Madcap IŚ Conftant Couple-Love in a Camp 19 Castle of Andalusia-mai 20 I'll tell You What Tom Thumb 22 Chapter of Accidents-The Deserter 23 Fontainbleau— The Drummer 24 The Comedy of Errors—The Quaker 25 The Plain Dealer--The Poor Soldier 26 Bold Stroke for a Husb.—Love in a Camp 27 Provok'd Husband--the Nunnery 29 Macbeth-Poor Soldier 30 Oroonoko-Poor Vutcan

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