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Miscellaneous Appointments.

Resident Commissioners of the Victualling at Plymouth and Portsmouth, respectively--Captain Richard

Creyke, R.N., and Captain Henry Garrett, R.N.
Clerk of the Survey, Deptford-yard - Daniel B. Dawes.

Surgeon of Chatham-yard-David Rowlands, M.D.



wath, to Emilia Olivia Ross, daughter of the late

General Sir Charles Ross, Bart. of Balnagowan. Jan. 2. At Quebec, the lady of James Kerr, Esq.

29. At Edinburgh, Lieut. D. Macfarlan, late of Judge of the Court of King's Bench, a son.

the rifle brigade, to Jane, eldest daughter of John 13. At Gibraltar, the lady of Major Thos. Fyers, Drummond, Esq. royal engineers, a son.

March 1. At Aberdeen, the Rev. Alex. Cushnie, Feb. 20. At Loanhead, the lady of the late R.

Strachan, to Ann, eldest daughter of the late Rev. Riccalton, Esq. surgeon, R. N. a daughter.

Alexander Robertson, minister of Coul. 26. Mrs N. W. Robertson, a daughter.

- Lieut.-Colonel Colquhoun Grant, Forres, to - Mrs Grey, Minto-street, a son.

Margaret, second daughter of James Brodie, Esq. 28. At Galashiels, Mrs Dickson, a son.

2. At Edinburgh, Major Balmain, of the Hon. - At Reading, Berks, the lady of Lieutenant

East India Company's service, to Jane, third daughColonel Wemyss, a son and heir.

ter of the late Forest Dewar, Esq. At Deal. the lady of Captain M'Culloch, of 5. At her brother's house, of Saraloch, Aberdeenhis Majesty's ship Severn, a son.

shire, Mrs William Brebner, to H. George Leslie, 29. The lady of Alexander Grant, Esq. Adam Esq. of Denlugas. street, Adelphi, a son.

6. At Liverpool, Alexander Hunter, Esq. to CaMarch 1. At Edinburgh, the lady of Alexander tharine, second daughter of William Carson, Esq. Norman M'Leod, Esq. of Harris, a daughter. merchant.

- At Teviot-bank, the Honourable Mrs Elliot, - At Edinburgh, by the Rev. John Campbell. a daughter.

Selkirk, James Cross, Esq. St John's, Newfound2. Åt Parkhouse, Mrs Gordon, a son.

land, to Barbara, third daughter of Mr Laidlaw, 5. At Edinburgh, the lady of Major-General the

Johnston's place, Stockbridge. Hon. Alexander Duff, a daughter.

- At Glasgow, Mr Dundas Smith, surgeon in - At Ladyland, Mrs Cochran, a daughter.

Saltcoats, to Margaret Sarah, daughter of the late 8. The lady of Major Martin, Broughton-place, Robert Thomson, Esq. of Jamaica Edinburgh, a daughter.

7. At Scotscraig-house, Captain Hugh Lyon 9. At Dundalk, Ireland, the lady of Major Wal- Playfair, of the Honourable East India Company's lace, of the King's dragoon guards, a son.

service, to Jane, youngest daughter of William 10. At Paisley, the lady of Captain Tronson, 13th Dalgleish, Esq. of Scotscraig. regiment, a son.

8. At Edinburgh, Captain M'Queen, of the 11. At Shandwick-place, Edinburgh, the lady of Honourable East India Company's service, to Mary, Thomas M'Kenzie, a son.

eldest daughter of the deceased John Moir, Esq. of 12. Mrs Yule, Broughton-place, Edinburgh, a Hillfoot. son.

11. At Beaconsfield-church, the Honourable 13. At Altyre, the lady of Sir William G. Gor- Charles Augustus Fitzroy, eldest son of Lieutenantdon Cumming, of Altyre and Gordonstown, Bart. Gen. Lord Charles Fitzroy, to Lady Mary Lennox, a son.

daughter of the late Duke of Richmond. 14. At Ayr, Mrs Fullarton of Skeldon, a daugh 13. At Wells, Alexander Fraser, Esq. of Thavis ter.

Inn, London, to Eliza, second daughter of Robert 15. In Lower Grosvenor-street, London, the Rt.

Brooks, Esq. of Coxley, Gloucestershire. Hon. Lady Catherine Whyte Melville, a daughter. - At Greenock, Mr Thomas Boyd, Dublin, to

16. In Edinburgh-castle, the lady of Lieut. John Mary, eldest daughter of Mr John Pringle, Bottlestone, 26th regiment, a son.

work, Greenock. - At Perth, Mrs Latta, spouse of Dr Latta, phy. - At Leith, William Henry Roberts, Esq. Alsician there, a still-born son.

bany, Surrey, to Anne, daughter of John Craw17. At Marienville, Mrs Dudgeon, a son.

ford, Esq. Leith. - At Albany-street, North Leith, Mrs Thomas 14. At Taunton, Robert Grant, Esq. of the 4th Robertson, a son.

light dragoons, youngest son of Sir Arch. Grant, - At Mungall-cottage, Stirlingshire, the wife of

Bart. of Monymusk, Aberdeenshire, to Charlotte, Lieutenant Charles Smith, R. N. a son.

youngest daughter of the late William Walter Yen, 18. In Great Portland-street, London, the lady of Esq. of Pyrland-hall, in the county of Somerset. William Anderson, Esq. a son.

16. At Niddry, Mid-Lothian, Mr Robert Handy19. In Bedford-square, London, the lady of A. side, Fisherrow, to Marion, eldest daughter of the Spottiswoode, Esq. a daughter.

late Mr Robert Young. 20. At Pilrig-house, Mrs Balfour, a son.

17. W. G. M'Knight, Esq. of Green-castle, Jan - At Great King-street, Edinburgh, Mrs Craw. maica, to Eliza, youngest daughter of T. Manners, furd of Cartsburn, a son.

Esq. of the Crescent, Minories. 29. At Jamaica-street, Mrs Duncan Ballentine, At Newington, Mr William M'Candlish, to a daughter.

Felicite Leslie, daughter of John M Gregor, Esq.

18. Captain Robert Anderson, 91st regiment, to Charlotte Erskine, eldest daughter of the late J. P.

Wade, M.D. of the Honourable East India ComMARRIAGES.

pany's service.

20. At Kirkcudbright, Benjarnin Welsh, M. D. Feb. 28. At Bonnington-house, Lanarkshire, Sir Haddington, to Jane Blair, youngest daughter of Charles Macdonald Lockhart, of Lee and Carn- the late Rev. Dr Mutter, Kirkcudbright.

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24. At Edinburgh, Mr John Lunn, builder, to 94. At Glasgow, Miss Eliza Cook, of NewtonJessie, eldest daughter of Mr Richard Fraser, Shak. hall, Northumberland. speare-square.

- David Paterson, Esq. banker and insuranceLatdy-At Paddington, William Lushing, Esq. broker in Edinburgh. of Paddington, to Miss West, only daughter of the - At Perth, Mr Thomas Wishart, wood-merLate Captain H. West, R.N.


- On his passage from Leith to Montrose, on board the Susan, Hanton, Mr Jas. Duncan, writer,


- At Ayr, Mr Gilbert M'Clure, merchant, aged April 12, 1818. At Benhampore, in the East In

25. At Glasgow, Mrs Coates of Baillieston. dies, Lieutenant Alexander Macleod, of the Madras - At Park-place, Edinburgh, Miss Mary Campinfantry and at Badulla, in the island of Ceylon,

bell, third daughter of Lord Succoth. on the 25th May last, in consequence of over-fa ,

At Lochead, Lieutenant William K. Burton, tigue during the Candian war, Norman Macleod,

late of the 4th garrison battalion. Esq. assistant-surgeon to the forces, both sons of

26. At Knock, Banffshire, Alex. Stronach, Esq. the late Maj. Macleod of Balineanach, Isle of Skye.

- James Watt, Esq. aged 56, many years in the Aug. 17, 1819. At Fort-William, in the East

service of the Honourable East India Company. Indics, H. Murray, Esq. younger of Rosemount.

- At Kirkwall, William Erskine, youngest son 26. In India, three months after his arrival, G. of Alexander Peterkin, Esq. Anderson, Esq. surgeon, Madras establishment.

27. At Torr-house, David Irving, Esq. surgeon. Oct. 13. At Trinidad, Mr William Cunningham, - At Montrose, Captain D. Valentine, R.N. late of Glasgow.

- At his house, Burntsfield-links, Mr Richard Dec. 11. At Port Antonio, Jamaica, Dr Thomas Dick, late tobacconist in Edinburgh. Reid, eldest son of the late Mr Robert Reid, land - At the manse of Turiff, Mrs Stuart, wife of surveyor, Perth.

the Rev. William Stuart, minister of that parish. -át Trinidad, Charles Melville, Esq. formerly 28. At Dean-park, near Edinburgh, Mrs Susan Secretary to the governor of that island.

Scott, wife of Mr Andrew Gibson. 18. At Jamaica, William Donaldson,

- At Edinburgh, Mr William Martin, late book. of St John's, New Brunswick

seller there. Jan. 1, 1820. At Demerara, Milliken Craig, Esq. - At Grange, Miss Anne Lauder, eldest daugha Ballewen, late commander in the Honourable ter of the deceased Sir Andrew Lauder of FounEast India Company's service.

tainhall, Bart. 14. In St Vincents, Robert Porter, Esq.

- At Aberdeen, Mrs Niven of Thornton. 20. At Springfield, near Forres, Neil Currie,

29. At Kirkaldy, James Cruickshank Mylne, Esq. of Springfield, late surgeon in the 78th regi- youngest son of Major Mylne, 79th regiment. ment.

- At Hillhousefield-house, Mrs Isobel Hamilton, 24. At Naples, Cardinal Carracciolo, bishop of widow of the deceased Mr Alexander Brown, merPalestine.

chant in Edinburgh. 57. At his seat, Trelowarren, in Cornwall, Sir

- At Dumfries, Mr John Dunn, minister of the Vyal Vyvyan, Bart.

Independent Church there. Feb. 1. At the Villa Pen, near Spanish Town, - At Selkirk, Mrs Mann, dame of E. Mann, Jamaica, after a protracted illness, Francis Graham, Esg. En formerly a representative in Assembly for the

March 1. At Edinburgh, the infant daughter of parish of St Thomas in the Valla, in that island. George Wauchope, Esq.

11. At Rothesay, in the 83d year of his age, John - Āt Peckham, Mr William Stewart, late of the Blain, Esq. late collector of the customs there, Cudbear Company, Westminster. sheriff-substitute of the county of Bute, commissary - At Leith, Mrs Janet Harper, widow of the of the isles, &e.

late Thomas Hart, merchant there. - At Crieff, Mr William Maxton.

- At Crichton-street, Edinburgh, Mrs Gardiner. 12. At Burntsfield-links, Martha S. Simpson, eldest daughter of the late Captain James Gardiner, eldest daughter of John Simpson, late captain in

royal marines. the 27th foot.

- Captain James Aberdour, R. N. a native of 16. At Brighton, Major-General John Lindsay.

this city, 17. At Orchard-house, Paisley, Henry Bowie,

- Al Dumfries, James Graham, Esq. of FurthEsq. of Mountblow, aged 75.

head, late writer in Dumfries. - At Star-bank, Thomas Simson, Esq. of Star, - At her house, Hope-park-end, Miss Hay. aged 79.

- Mrs Katherine Burd, wife of Robert Dick, 18. At Annat-lodge, near Perth, Lieut.-General writer, Edinburgh Robert Stuart of Rait, of his Majesty's army in In 2. Charlotte Elizabeth, infant daughter of Mr H. dia, and also a Lieut.-General in the service of the S. Bringloe, Nelson-street, Edinburgh, Honourable East India Company.

- By shipwreck, on the coast of France, Mr 19. At Largo, Archibald Goodsir, Esq. M. D. Daniel Lane, jun. late of Hamburgh, aged 24. member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Lon - At Musselburgh, Mrs Guild, aged 73. don, and late surgeon in the Fifeshire regiment of

- At Perth, Mr Andrew Ramsay, preacher of militia.

the gospel. 20. At Hillhouse, William Mackerrell, Esq. of 3. At Broughton-street, Edinburgh, Mrs Greig Hillhouse.

of Lethangie. 91. At Ayr, Mr Henry Cowan, jun. writer and 4. Mrs Sanderson, aged 89, relict of Mr Thomas benker.

Sanderson, merchant. 22. At Leslie, Tho. Inglis, Esq. of Feal, aged 69. - At Rankeillor-street, Edinburgh, Miss Grace

- At Melville-house, the Right Hon. Alexander, Brown, eldest daughter of the late Captain Andrew Earl of Leven and Melville, aged 70 years. His Brown, R.N. of Johnstonburn. Lordship succeeded his father in the year 1802. He - At Montrose, Miss Dickson, eldest daughter married, in the year 1784, Jane, the late Countess, of the late James Dickson, Esq. merchant in Mononly daughter of John Thornton, Esq. of Clapham trose. in Surrey, and has left five sons and three daugh 5. At Stranraer, Miss Agnes Campbell of Airies. ters, of whom the eldest, Viscount Balgonie, in 6. At Burnside-cottage, Campsie, Rob. Bryson, herits the family titles and estates. The late Earl of Leven and Melville was comptroller-general of - At Irvine, David Dale, Esq. the customs for Scotland, and one of the trustees - Suddenly, at Dean-hall, Stockbridge, Andrew for manufactures, &c.-Among the public charities Thomson, Esq. of the island of Trinidad, aged 15. of this city, with which his Lordship was officially 7. At Sharrow-head, near Sheffield, Major-Gen. connected, were the Lying-in Hospital, the House Patrick Mackenzie, colonel of the %d royal veteran ef Industry, the Society for the Industrious Blind, battalion, after 12 years' active employment in the the Deaf and Dumb Institution, and the Bible So service of his country. ciety.

8. At Edinburgh, Mr John Torrance, baker, 23. At Themurst-cottage, Berks, Colonel Sheld- Hanover-street. rake, of the royal artillery.

- At Bennals, Hugh Ronald, Esq. of Bennals. - At Daventry, Northamptonshire, Lieutenant 9. At Torresdale, Major-General Keith Macalis. Colonel David Rattray, late of the 63d regiment of ter of Loup.

- At Queensferry, Mrs Mary Mackenzie, wife of - At Dunkeld, Mr John Proudfoot, aged 79. the Rev. John Henderson, minister of that parish.

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9. At Beverly, of typhus fever, Lieut-General 13. At Dalkeith, George Dickson Wilson, youngCheney.

est son of Mr Alexander Wilson. 10. At his house in Newman street, Benjamin - At Paisley, Mrs Campbell, wife of Alexander West, Esq. President of the Royal Academy, at Campbell, Esq. sheriff-substitute of Paisley. the advanced age of 89 years. This distinguished At Maxwelltown, Miss Ann Maxwell of Carartist was born at Springfield, in Chester, county ruchan. of Pennsylvania, on the 10th of October 1738-his - At London, Mary, the only and beloved parents were Quakers. At a very early age he dis daughter of Allan Cunningham. played the germ of those great talents as an artist, 13. At Kirkcudbright, Sarah, wife of William which afterwards placed him in so elevated a sta Mure, Esq. of Twynholm-mains. tion in life. Through the patronage of some Ame - In Sloane-street, London, General Walker, rican gentlemen, among whom was, we believe, the royal artillery. late Mr Laurence, who became afterwards a distin 16. At Edinburgh, Sarah Norcott, spouse of W. guished actor in the American Revolution, Mr Maule, Esq. West was sent, when he was about sixteen years of - In Queen-street, Edinburgh, Miss Grame Hep age, to Italy, where he cultivated his taste with an burne, youngest daughter of the late Col. Rickart enthusiasm that at one period was nearly fatal Hepburne of Rickarton. to his health, by an intense study of the great works - At Prince's-street, Edinburgh, Edmond LIof the old masters, which then filled the Roman, vingston, Esq. aged 89. Venetian, Florentine, and Bolognese schools. At - At his father's house, in Leith, Hugh Waters, Rome Mr West attracted particular attention, and aged 20. was patronised in that city by a number of English 17. At Davidstone, Miss Calder of Davidstone. gentlemen of rank. It is nearly sixty years ago 18. At St John's-hill, Edinburgh, Isabella, youngsince Mr West first arrived in England :-he was an 'est daughter of Mr Edward Robertson, in the 10th early member of the Academy of Arts in St Mar year of her age. tin's-lane, and one of the first members of the pre - In Cleveland-row, St James's, London, Mai. sent Royal Academy. Mr West succeeded the late Gen. Hamilton, colonel of the royal waggon train. Mr Barry, as President of the Academy. His char 19. At Edinburgh, at the early age of 18, Francis acteristic mildness to the students, his kind and Alexander Gatherer, third son of John Gatherer, considerate attention to all who approached him, Esq. surveyor of taxes for Banffshire. for that information which no man was more capa 20. At Edinburgh, at the house of her nephew. ble of diffusing, will long endear his memory to our the Rev. Dr Meiklejohn, Mrs Margaret Cree, eldest rising artists. There never lived a more indus surviving daughter of the late Hugh Cree, Esg. of trious artist than Mr West. He painted upwards Saline-shaw. of 3000 pictures, many of them of very large di - At his house, Grassmarket, Edinburgh, Mr mensions. Our late venerable Sovereign honoured William Fife, upwards of 80 years of age. him with his patronage and friendship, and em. Latdy-At his brother's house, in Leith, Mr W. ployed him at Windsor upon many works, which Armstrong, aged 32. will long perpetuate his fame. His historical pie - At Connatore, near Madras, whither he was tures are to be found in many of the principal col journeying to embark for England, after one day's lections in Europe and America. Several of his illness of a cholera morbus, Major David Carstairs, best are in the royal collection at Buckingham of the 8th regiment of native infantry. house; and the venerable artist retained in his own - Suddenly at Paris, Lady Courtenay Chiches gallery many of great value. His last great works, ter. She was the wife of Mr Blunt, an English dedicated to the diffusion of moral and religious gentleman of respectability. In consequence of sentiment, and in the application of his talents to her coach having been overturned, she took a such noble purposes he was never excelled, are, hackney-coach to pay a visit to some of her friends: Christ Healing the Sick, and the two magnificent and on leaving it she fell down dead, supposed to works now in the exhibition at Pall-mall. In his be from the effects of the fright. manners and deportment Mr West was peculiarly - At Bath, in her 86th year, the relict of Dean mild and unassuining, and retained to the last the Ogle, and mother of the late Mrs R. B. Sheridan. primitive habits and simplicity of character which

At his house in Great George-street, Westmark the respectable sect to which his parents be minster, John Hosier, Esq. aged 67. longed. He was well known to the artists of the - At London, John Grant, Esq. of Wallibon, in Continent, and was a member of all the academies the parish of St Vincent. of art in Europe. He retained his faculties to the At Blackheath, R. Scott, Esq. of Shincliff-hall. last, though his state of health was of late so feeble - At Auchterarder, George Hume, vintner that he could not move without assistance. Mr there, aged 64. West has left two sons, on whom his property will - Mr Edward Smith of Spilsby, in Lincolnshire. devolve. This principally consists of numerous one of the most singular characters in the kingdom, works from his own pencil, and some choice speci in the 75th year of his age. Until within a few mens of the old masters, particularly of Titian; years, it was his constant practice to ride on a bull, the whole valued at upwards of £100,000

and instead of smoking tobacco he had his hay 10. At Torwoodlee, Mrs Pringle of Torwoodlee. salted, and smoked it instead of that plant. By his

- At Glennan, Mary, eldest daughter of the late will he directed that his body should be carried to Duncan Macdougall, Esq. Ardintrive.

the grave by poor men, who were to be paid 5s. - At his house, Leith-walk, James Peat, Esq. each: That the funenl should take place early in collector of excise.

the morning; and that none of his relatives or 11. At Edinburgh, Mrs Helen Butter, widow of friends should attend, or any mourning be worn by Mungo Fleming, Esq. Prince's-street.

them on his account, under a forfeiture of their re- At her house, in Charlotte-square, Edinburgh, spective legacies. Mrs Balfour, widow of John Balfour, Esq. of Bal. - At Maismore, near Gloucester, John Rogers, birny.

at the advanced age of 107 years. He had lived in - At Edinburgh, Alex. Paterson, Esq. youngest five reigns, and enjoyed good bodily health till son of Lieut.-Colonel Thomas Paterson, late of the within about a year of his death. 22d light dragoons.

- At Hampstead, the Hon. John Dimsdale, Ba- Åt Braehouse, Edinburgh, William Butter, ron of the Russian empire. in the 73d year of his Esq. aged 92.

age. 12. Suddenly, at Dalwhinnie, near Blair Athol, - At Rome, sister Fortunee Gioncarelli, of the where he had halted on his way to his country seat Ursuline order, in the 109th year of her age, and in the Highlands, Sir Alexander Mackenzie, well 74th of her residence in the convent. known for his adventurous journies in the deserts - At Budie-house, of the scarlet fever, Margaret of North America.

Isabella Smith, eldest daughter of G. Smith, Esq. - At Portobello, Mrs Susanna Harries, wife of - At Bath, the Rev. T. Haweis, LL.D. and Captain Pierie, R.N.

M.D. in his 87th year. He was the father of the - At Easter Moflat, Miss Jane Waddell of Easter Missionary Society, and the mission to the islands Moffat.

in the Pacific Ocean originated with him.

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Contents. The Fall of Jerusalem, a Dramatic 1 « Luctus" on the Death of Sir Daniel Poem; by H. H. Milman, womes.123

Donnelly, late Champion of Ireland 186 Tales of the Cloister

Letter from Lord Byron, enclosing Tale the First.


« Child Daniel".mmmm. ib. Tale the Second


Letter from Dr Scott, enclosing a Tale the Third

“ Dirge on Donnelly."mamman 188 Fly-Fishing in Northumberland.


Sorrow is Dry, being a New Song, Extracts from Matthew Paris (Continu

by Dr James Scothrommanamm.. ib. cd from Yok VI.)

Letter from Mr W. W. to Mr Account of the Death of Robert

Christopher North mamasaman.189 Duke of Normandyman

Extract from my Great Auto-Bio. The Battle of the Standard, 1138..142

graphical Poemamm m m.190 What Things happened to Thomas

Sir Daniel Donnelly, a Balladam191 of Canterbury on a Tuesday ...143

Letter from

mmmm..192 Liberties of the Church of Normandy 144

Odonnelly, an Ode, by Odoherty am 193 Apparition of St Thomas to the Sail.

Letter from Mr Seward.mmmmmm.194 ors on Board the Royal Vessel..ib.

“ Ullaloo, Gol, or Lamentation Legend of Ulfric the Anchorite......145

over the Dead"mmmmmmmmmm ib. The Abbey mawaw a ... 147 A Hebrew Dirge, by the Rev. J. Hogg's Tales, &C..mammwwwwww148

Barrett, D.D.S. É.T.C.D. ProMoods of the Mind.

fess. of Heb. in Trin. Col. Dub. 197 No IV. The Forayer w ww.155

Letter from Mr Jennings..mmmm.199 No V. The Cypress Tree... mw.156

A Dirge over Sir Daniel Donnelly, No VI. To the Morning

by Thomas Jenningsmannen Recollections. No V.-Mark Macra

Letter from Mr Richard Dowden 200 bin, the Cameronian. Adventure with

A New Song, to the tune of the the Gypsies (Continued Jannammamom ib.

Groves of Blarney, by Richard Mr Phillpotts and the Edinburgh Re

Dowdenmanman view. www

w ww.168

Speech delivered at the Cork InstiRemarks on a Note in the Edinburgh

tution.minur m mmmm.202 Review, No LXV. By Rev. H.

Dublin Resolutions for the Donnel. Phillpotts, M.A., Prebendary of Dur

ly Memorialammummanamaan 205 ham... w o w .cowanaw.169

LITERARY AND SCIENTIFIC The Penitent Son. See the Elder's Death-Bed in No XXXVI...


...171 A Glimpse into the Third Volume of



mmmmmmm219 Notices of the Acted Drama in London

No XV.

Commercial Report amane
Drury Lane Theatremummm.182
Covent Garden Theatre


Meteorological Reportmamammamanan 227 Wordsworth's River Duddon, &co

Promotions and Appointmentsmanan.229 .206 |

Births, Marriages, and Deaths.ramanmaram 230

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