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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, Barc.), which happened in the 31. 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 Smithlon, of Thomas Newell, in the 106th year of his Tottenham, Esq. he came into the pofTeffion age.
of other estates in Yorkshire and Middlesex; At Norwich, Mrs. Goodall, relict of the and also succeedel his relation as Knight of late 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 title of Earl of Northum.
Ai Leicester, aged 64. the Rev. Ms.Haines, berland, (upon his daughter's marriage) wth vicar of St. Martin's and 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 follows:Hirughton Conqaeft, 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 last Earl of Norwhich society he was admitted in the year thumberland, which title was become ex. 1720.
tinet. 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 ruftians, hired by Count Conigsmark, repps and Beeston St. Lawrence, both in the whose object was
to marry the widow. County of Norfoik.
Her third husband was the Duke of Somerset, June :. Ac Glasgow, Scotland, Donald and she was still 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.
set, 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 ling 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 Smiths. the late 77th Regiment.
fon, the late Duke of Northumberland 4. Mr. Hussey, 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 confideration of her descent from age.
the daughter of Joceline, the last Earl of Ar 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-Itreet.
‘The Duke of Somerset dying in 1950, 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. Lords of the Bed chamber to the late King.
Mrs. Dare, wife of Mr. Giveon Dare, in In 1757 he was installed a Knight of the Cockspur-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 ; a lo Lord Lieutenant of Hugh Duke of Northumberland. His the Counties of Middlesex and NorthumherGrace was the son of Langdale Smithson, Esg. Jand. In 1763, he was appointed Lord EVROP, MAC.
Licutenant of Ireland. In 1966, he was 13. The Lady of Barwell Browne, klę. created Duke of Northumberland. In 1778, of Wolverton, Hants. his Grace was appointed Master of the At St. John's College, Oxford, Richard Horse, which he resigned in 1781.
Green, D. D. F. R. S. Rector of Bell On the 5th of December, 1776, died the 'Broughton, Worcestershire, Rector of St. late Duchess of Northumberland. It was her Nicholas, in Woreester, and Commiffary 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 Drydea, Abbey. She ha 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 in 170g. His At Park, near Ayr, William Logan, late Lordship married again in May 1779,' of Camlary, Esq. Miss Frances Julia Burrell, now Duchess of Ac Southampton, the Rev. Mr. Ledgold, Northumberland, third daughter of the late many years Vicar of South Stoneham. Peter Burrell, of Beckenham, in Kent, 14. Anthony Norris, of Barton Turte, in Esq.
Norfolk, Esq. many years Charman of the 2. Lord Algernon Percy, who, in conle Norfolk Sellions. quence of his father, the late Duke, having The Rev. Ephraim Megoe, M. A, Rector 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. Jobu's Sepulchre, at Norwich. County of Northumberland. His Lordship 15. Sir Richard Betenson, Bart. was born January 21, 1750, and married in 16. The Rev. John Oliver, Rector of June, 1775, Miss Isabella Susanna Burrell, Tuddenham and Icklingham St. James, in fecond 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 176s. 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 Hofpital, and Westminster Dir. Coroner. 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 Matter of Sydney College, Cambridge, leaving the last he held in 1781.
a widow to whom he had been married 56 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 of 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, Mrs. Cox, widow of the Rev. Archdeacon Henrietta-street, Covent-garden. Cox, and Jaughter 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 Wivcour, M. A. rector County of Cumberland. of Westwell, in Oxfordshire.
At Bush - Hill, Mrs. Blackburne, wife of In his 730 year, Sir James Hereford, Knt. John Blackburne, Esq. a Justice of the Peace for Herefordshire. At Enfield, Robert Wimbolt, formerly an
Lately, Miss Constantia Dalton, daughter Attorney in Tokenhouse-yard. of Robert Dalton, of Thurnhain Hall, Lae At Harrowden, in Northamptonshire, cashire,
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- lo his 77th year, the Rev. Edward Wat. sex.
kins, M. A. Master of the Grammar-school Ac Amhamsted, Berks, Ann Merrit, aged at Couternall, Rector of Cugenhoe, and up105, who retained every faculty perfect vill wards of fifty years Vicar of St. Gyles, in within two hours of her deatli, and has since Northampton, The was 100 years of age performed the At Fulbroke in Oxforddhire, John Maw. business of a midwife,
COVENT-GARDEN. April 1 OLLIES of a Day—The April
Fool 3 Werter-Omai 4 Mahomet The Two Misers 6 The Duenna-Omai 8 The Foundling- The Poor Soldier 17 Romeo and Juliel-Omai 18 The Plain Dealer-Duke and No Duke 19 The Mourning Bride - The Two Misers 20 The Castle of Andalusia-Omai 21 Fontainbleau-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
Not_TheVirgin Vomark'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 17 Twelfth Night - The Romp 28 The Country Girl Double Disguise 19 She Would and She Would Not--Ar
chur and Emmeline 20 Merchant of Venice - The Romp 21 The Heiress—The Virgin Unmask'd 22 Macbeth-The Humourist 24 School for Scandal - Daphne & Amintor 25 Lord of the Manor-The Romp 26 Widow Bewitch'd-Virgin Unmask'd 27 The Heiress—The Romp 28 She Would and She Would Not The
Irish Widow 29 Merch. of Venice--Dapline & Amintor May 1 Twelfth Night - Bon Ton 2 She Would and She Would Not-Padlock 3 The Country Girl Who's the Dupe ? 4 The Heiress—The Virgin Unmask'd Ś 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 11 Isabella-Who's the Dupe ? 12 The Heiress-The Rump 13 Merchant of Venice-Daphne & Amintor 15 Humlet-Comus 16 Strangers at Home-The Romp 17 Pruvok'd Wife-Virgin Uimak'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 Every Man in his Humour-Waterman 30 Grecian Daughter - The Critic
May 1 Werter-Omai
31 The Chances The Lyar
ži Robin Hood-Duke and No Duke
s The Duenna—Omai
H A Y M A R K E T.
10 The Same-Beggar un Horse- 19 Love in a Village-Huot the Slipper
20 Jane Shore-The Widow's Vow
21 The English Merchant—The Same
24 I'll Tell you What!-- Peeping Tom
B A N K R U P T S.
THOMAS Lozanory Fresneda, late of Red- of Epsom, Surrey, innholder. James Tipper,
lion-court, Weft-Smithfield, merchant. jun. of Falmouth, Cornwall, scrivener. Job
Edward Line and Francis Reeder, John Colquhoun, of Whitehaven, Cuma ner-
To VOL. IX. OF THE
ESSAYS, DEBATES, NAMES OF AUTHORS, ANECDOTES, &c.
ABYSSINIA Come, account of Mr. Arabia, Chemistry well understood there,
Bruce's travels in, 252
Arms of the Japanese, 402
Heiress, a comedy, 8-of Professor Gre. uniform, 465
(Queen's) dresses on, 130
Balls, account of, 130, 402
Robert Fitzgerald, Esq. 387
17, 92--Letters in defence of the Tour,
Boxing Match at New-Market, account of,
Redman, 462—by M. Blanchard, 372 Brandy, its use, pernicious, in scorbutic
Brecknock, Timothy, anecdotes of, 392–
nel and Hyplon, 390-Executed, 391
travels in Abyffinia, 252
Brunswick, Prince Leopold of, account of
his death, 210
Buildings (new) number of in fourteen years,
Burials and Christenings, General Bill of for
Cagliostro, Comte de, account of, 228,
James Cobb, 182—of Timothy Breck- Calcutca, British subjects there oppose the
East-India Bill, 62