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they were judiciously cultivated and suc Feb. 11. Miss Amelia Sharp, of Wind cessfully improved under the fostering care chester-street, of an indulgent father, a Clergyman of the In Wardour-street, in a fit of apoplexy, most primitive simplicity of manners and advanced in years, Bastey, esq. an apostolical sanctity of life; who, on an. At Norwood, Surrey, in his 730 year, income of 1002. a year, brought up a fami Mr. Charles Magnollay. ly of nine children ip a style of credit and In her 67th year, the wife of John Ro. respectability, that would not disparage binson, esq. of Bolton-street, and of the most favoured of the sons of opulence. Pointon cottage, co. Lincoln.
Tempora mutantur, et nos mutamur in Feb. 12. In Harley-street, Cavendish. illis.". In her early days Mrs. H. exbibit- square, John Hope, esq: of Trevorrick, ed several specimens of poetic genius, Cornwall. His original name was Wilwhich would do no discredit to the most re liams; but, having married a near relation fined taste and the most admired votary of Messrs. Hope, of Amsterdam, he, at of the Muses. She was honoured with the their desire, took the name of Hope, in friendship and correspondence of some of addition to that of Williams, and for many the brightest Cambrian geniuses of their years was an active partner in their banking day; and, among others, the writer of this house. Lately, in compliance with the sketch cannot forbear naming that darling will of the late Henry Hope, who bequeatha, of his country, Helicon Lloyd, the sweet ed him the greater part of his immense Lyrist of Merioneth. Some of their letters property, he procured the King's licence in prose and verse are still preserved, to lay aside the name of Williams-Hope, which truly display (what Mr. L. on an and take that of Hope only. other occasion styles) * the magic powers Owen Holmes, esq. solicitor, Mark-lane. of the pen.” A still more prominent trait Whilst dining with some friends in Great in this character, was the versatility and Ryder-street, Miss Catharine Baillie, of fascination of her colloquial powers, which Duke-street, St. James's-square. united a more than ordinary knowledge of Maria Goodenough, fourth daughter of human nature, and a mode of expression, the Lord Bishop of Carlisle. at once animated; perspicuous, and easy. At Hadley, Herts, Mrs. Mary HumIndeed, long after she “ declined into the berston Mackenzie, widow of the late vale of years,” the cheerfulness of her con Major M. and mother of Lord Seaforth. versation and the elasticity of her spirits At Brighton, Mrs. West, widow of the rendered her the life and entertainment of late Balchen W. esq. every society, and, from some of her ad At Leominster, Rev. John Jones, occamiring friends, procured her the quaint, sional officiating minister belonging to the but appropriate, appellation of Sal volatile: Moravians; and on the next daỹ, Mrs. J. Her conversation, indeed, afforded a new his wife. living lestimony (if it were wanting) that Feb. 13. The wife of Mr. Ralph Ellis, true Christian piety and hilarity of demea- of Chancery-lane, solicitor. nour are not so inaccessible to each other Mr. Hall, 'Oxford-street, coach-maker, as some modern enthusiasts seem to ima lu Fitzroy-square, after a lingering illa gine.' But what sta'mped a dignity and ness, borne with manly and Christian forti grace upon her other endowments were the tude, aged 25, William Almond Henshaw, transcendant virtues of her heart; and if esq. late of Bexley, Kent. The firm rec the former endeared her to mortals, the titude of his mind, the real tenderness of latter endeared her to one that is immor his heart, and the sincerity of his attachtal. Her lore to the Creator was equalled ment, were.best known to his dearest aid enlý by her benevolence to his creatures.' sincerest friends, in wbom his memury Affliction, under any form had always ac will never fail, to excite emotions of ten. cess to the door and to the heart of this derness and affection. good Samaritan, as the poor, the sick, and S. Bevington, eldest son of Mr. S. B. of ihe naked, within the recent sphere of her the Neckinger-mill, Bermondsey. charity, can well, and now too bitterly, at At Mrs. Sprangers, Barrow-point-hill,
However drained the main springs Pinner, aged 36, Elizabeth Billio. of her philanthropy must have been hy the At Walworth, in bis 834 year, Rev. J. prer turė loss of a beloved husband, still Gwennapp. the last forty years of her life seem des.' At Newcastle-under-Line, Staffordshire, tined to shew, how much essential good in her 31st year, Mrs. Anne Peak, wife of can ‘bé effected by a moderate income, Mr. George P. mercer, of that place. She when zeal, judgment, and economy, become bore the very long and painful illness the dispensers it. She left four cbil- which terminated her existence, with the dren, to inherit her reputation, and to most Christian fortitude, patience, and reemulate her virtues. Peace to her manes! signation; and quitted this transitory
Aged 80, Mrs. Sparke, widow of Wm. scene with a hope full of immortality. To * esq: late major of the 48th regimeat, mental powers of the first order she add and mother of the Bishop of Ely.
ed all those useful and ornamental acquiGENT. MAQ, March, 181%,
sitions, which dignify the female charac. Rev. Francis Gibbs, of Maddington, recter, and render it capabla of commanding tor of Orcheston St. George, Wills. at once adiniration and esteem. To the At Bath, Rev. James Watson, many unhappy partner, whom she has left be- years a respectable preacher in the Mehind, her loss will’be irreparable; as she thodist connexion. adorned the station wherein Providence Wm. Stuart, esq. writer and joint townhad been pleased to place her, by the regu. clerk of Preeth. Whilst returning home lar, uniform, and cheerful discharge of all on the 7th inst. his borse, being impertho duties which appertained to it. Hence fectly frost-shod, slipped and fell, by she passed respected through life, and is wbich Mr. S.'s leg was severely fractured: followed in death by the sincere regret of Amputation became necessary ou the 15th, all who knew her. Her remains were in which he survived but 20 hours. terred on Thursday the 18th in a spacious, At Dublin, in her 88th year, the Hon. family vault, in the church-yard of Keel, Lady Wynne, relict of the late Rt. Hon. a village about two miles and a half distant Owen W. of Haslewood, Sligo, and sister from Newcastle-under-Line. She has left of the late Earl of Farnham. an only son, to deplore with his unhappy Feb. 17. In the College of Physicians, parent their mutual and irretrievable loss. Warwick-lane, Thos. Ramsden, esq. sura
Feb. 14. In Devonshire-street, in his geon to Christ's and Foundling Hospitals, 730 year, Gen. James Ogilvie, colonel of and assistant surgeon to St. Bartholomew's the 32d Infantry.
• Hospital. He went, Feb. 5, with Mrs. R. At Newington Butts, from a sudden fall, to the grand gala or fête of the Prince Resupposed in a fit, whilst in perfect health, gent at Carlton House, and, during the walking with one of her daughters, aged entertainment, the heat being oppressive 62, Mrs. Sarah Brown, mistress of an old · to Mrs. R. he raised one of the windows, and well-conducted School for young La- and the exposure to the cold air produced dies. She had been for 37 years the affeo, a constitutional affection, which termitionate wife of Mr. Matthew Brown, for- nated in a typhus fever, and in the death merly a Printer of some eminence in of this excellent and useful man.
No St. John's Square ; who (with two sons professional character could be more reand three daughters) survives to deplore spected by the superior members of the an irreparable loss.
faculty in the Metropolis ; nor could any In Kensington-square, in his 80th year, individual be more beloved. Richard Payne, M. D.
lo Charles-street, in his 74th year, Mr. At Brompton, Mr. Wm. Jeremy, of the Joseph Nattali. Strand.
In his 39th year, Mr. A. Cardon, of At Sunning-hill, the lady of Sir John London-street, Fitzroy-square, engraver ; Wentworth, bart. surveyor.general of His well-known by his series of prints, relating Majesty's woods in British North America, to the capture of Seringapatam, the Battle and late governor of Nova Scotia.
on the 21st of March, 1801, in Egypt, Feb. 15. At Cambridge, Anne, wife of and the Battle of Maida ; as well as his the Rev. Humphrey Sumner, D.D. pro- portraits of Mr. Pitt, Madame Recamier, Yost of King's college.
the Duchesses of Beaufort and RutAged.76, Mr. A. Cunningham, of Chip- land, &c. perfield, Herts.
In his 34th year, Rev. Edw. Smith, of Suddenly, advanced in years, Mrs. Folkingham, co. Lincoln. Enock, of Radway, co. Warwick, one of At Sandhurst, Berks, near Bagshot, the people called Quakers.
· Anne Charlotte, wife of Ninian Bruce, esq. At his son's, at Ailston, in his 80th
surgeon to the forces and to the Royal Miyèar, John Brewin, gent. late of Leicester. litary College at Sandhurst. She was a
Feb. 16. At Kensington-gore, in her pattern of conjugal affection, benevolence, 78th year, Mrs. Hussey, relict of the late social duty, and every virtue which could Wm. H. esq. of that place.
endear her to her disconsolate husband,' In Westminster, Mr. Thos. Musgrove, and to the circle of her friends. cheesemonger (formerly to the Duke of Feb. 18, In Lower Thames-street, in York.) Being sexton of the parish, the his 45d year, Mr. John Martin, great bell of St. Margaret's church was At Mile-end, in her 75th year, Mrs. Eliz. tolled at his demise,
Lythgow, widow of the late Dr. L. of Ja. Ferdinando Bullock, esq. of East Chal- maica. low, Berks
Margaret, youngest daughter of Capt. On the first anniversary of her marriage, W. Tapsell, Bristol. the wife of Mr. Wardale, of St. Ives, Hunts. At Bath, Col. Alex. Wynch, of the East
At Kenton, Devon, in his 27th year, Ro- India Company's service, son of the late bert Boyd, esq. late of Brunswick-place. Alex. W. esq. governor of Madras.
Aged 33, Mr. Thos. Whiting, several.. Mrs. Meredith, wie of Mr. John M. years.clerk to Messrs. Judd and Co. at the and eldest sister of Thoinas Laurence, esq. Canal Wharf, Oxford.
R. A. Endeared to her friends by every
amiable and Christian virtue, and in pos
whom he travelled over a considerable session of the sincere regard and affection part of the kingdom; and for some time he of all who knew her, she lived beloved, and
was a Domestic in the respectable family died regretted.
of the Hoods, of Bardon Hall in LeicesAged 27, Capt. Howel Jones Price, of tersbire. In the Mayoralty of George Nel.' the Breconshire Local Militia.
son, esq. in 1765, and again in that of Sirro. At Aberystwith, where he went for the bert Kite, esq. in 1766, Mr. Stephens wore benefit of his health, in his 37th year, Pran laced cloaths, and fed on custard, and eis Hart Sitwell, esq. of Barmoor castle, occasionally on turtle and venison, at the Northumberland, brother to the late Sir Mansion house. This led him to the apSitwell S. bart.
pointment of messenger at the Magdalen Feb, 19. ln Tokenhouse-yard, after a Hospital, which he relinquished for that long illness, Mr. John Simpson, merchant.
of Collector of the Street-Toll for the City At Bath, Mrs. Dorothy Rooke, second of London at Temple Bar; to which he daugbter of the late Henry R.
former united the practice of that profession in ly of Edmonton, Middlesex.
which he so much excelled. In all these Feb. 20. In Little Tower-street, aged different capacities, a blunt honesty and 72, Mr. John Jameson.
strict integrity were his predominant la Nelson-square, Blackfriars, aged 62, character. He was a steady friend, a Mrs. Mary Gardner, widow of Mr. H. L. loyal subject, and a devout Christian." G. formerly bookseller in the Strand. Few persons were more universally known
In Clarges-street, Piccadilly, A. Tower, in the Metropolis: a tall stout man, nearly esg. of Logie, co. Aberdeen.
six feet high ; and uniformly dressed At Ringwood, Hants, aged 81, Mr. F. in a blue coat, a scarlet waistcoat with a Francillon, formerly of Spital-square. narrow gold lace, and a white hat; and
Aged 57, Mr. Carpenter, many years always with a nosegay in his button-hole.' manciple of Lincoln college, Oxford. A portrait of him, a small oval, engraved
At Midsomer Norton, in her 22d year, by Hawkins, from a painting by J. Bow.' the wife of Rev. T. Allies.
ring, was published in 1791. A betler Feb. 21. In North-st, Westminster, John likeness, however, a painting by Kearsley, Hyde, esq. late of the Island of Antigua. is in the possession of Bryant Crowther,
In London, in her 97th year, the Rt. esq. the celebrated Surgeon. He lived Hon. Lady Mary Bowlby, second daugh- temperately, smoaked his pipe at hotne,' ter of George Brudenell, Earl of Cardigan.
went to bed early, rose with the lark, and, She was first married to Richard Powys,
with the sception of a sliglit asthma, esq. of Hintlesham-hall, Suffolk, and after. enjoyed a robust state of health to the last. wards to Thomas Bowlby, esq. of Durham,
His loss will be felt by the feet of mauy of both of whom she survived. She was sister the most considerable inhabitants of the to the late Earl of Cardigan, mother to
Cities of London and Westminster; but the Dowager Lady Sidney, and grandmo he had fortunately trained to the profesther to the Duchess of Buccleugh, Lord sion the daughter of one of his sisters. Sidney, Countess of Chatham, and Lady Feb. 22. At Bath, aged 63, Richard Dineror.
Ramsbottom, esq. M. P. for Windsor, In Petter-lane, in his 81st year, Mr. 1807 ; more than 40 years a Liveryman John Stephens, better known by the name of the Company of Stationers, but better of Doctor Stephens, who was perhaps the
known by his famous Windsor Ale. most eminent Chiropodist of this or any
Feb. 25. At Somers Town aged 83, James former age. He was a native of Chip. Parkinson, esq. the late proprietor of Sir staple in Somersets bire, a younger son of
Ashton Lerer's museum;formerly exhibited a carpenter, who was a man of some little in Leicester House, and disposed of by lotconsequence in his neighbourhood; but, tery, under sanction of Parliament, in 1784. having a large family, his son John de Mr. P. had 2 tickets, one of which he had! termined, at the age of 19, to come to given away,and bythe other became entitled London, and try his fortune. Here luckily to the prize of this noble collection of Na. he was engaged as an humble assistant to ture and Art. He was born at Shrewsbury, the labours of Mr. Crane, the very emi of parents who settled in Ireland in the : nent Surgeon in Salisbury Court, whom he time of Charles I. and was bred to the bus frequently attended at St. Bartholomew's siness of a law-stationer. By indefatigable Hospital, where he was much respected by industry, and the strictest integrity, he bethe medical gentlemen in general, many of came Agent and Receiver to many fami. whom continued their friendship through lies of consequence, by whom he was much life. At that period he acquired a consi. respected and confided in for his ability derable degree of knowledge in the anatomy and correctness; and among similar ser. of the Human Foot, which led him after. vices had the good fortune to extricate the wards to the occupation in which he made affairs of the late Sir Thomas Robinson, 80 conspicuous a figure. His next employ bart. from great confusion and embarraswas in the service of a gentleman with ment, to the satisfaction of all parties con
cerned; forwhich he received a considerable Respected and regretted by an extenpreseut beyond what he had for his trouble. sire circle of friends, Mr. Stephen Flindall, He was likewise employed by many noble- . of the Hole in the Wall, Fleet-street. men and gentlemen in the management His habits of conviviality, so frequently and receipt of their estates; and, being an connected with his calling, in all probaexcellent accountant, with the clearest bility laid the foundation of a long illness ; head, was frequently of great use in ar which, together with the unexpected death ranging their concerns, or settling any in- of a beloved daughter, the protracted suftricacies or disputes which had arisen. ferings of a promising son, and other seThe writer of this had known and employed rious domestic griefs, proved at last too him above 40 years, and can bear ample weighty for life to sustain. He has left testimony to his fidelity and accuracy. a widow and three children to lameot Having obtained the prize in the above him; the elder, an amiable young lady, lottery, he made several attempts to dis he had the satisfaction to see happily pose of it for less than one half of what wedded a short time before his death. was considered to be its real value, and At Westminster, aged 25, Mr. Richard was long tantalized with expectations from Herring. A case more calculated to exagents of the Queen of Portugal, and cite sympathy for the widow, or a sigh from the late Empress of Russia, the lat. for the departed, seldom occurs in our ter of whom seemed very desirous of it; annals of the dead : having been but rebut her journey to the South of her domi- cently united to a discreet and agreeable nions interrupted the negotiation, and it young female, those trial of affection was not afterwards renewed. This being. was immediately put severely ou her, by the case, Mr. P. was advised to take it a disease which mocked all her tenderest into his own hands; and as the rent of Lei- care; defied the most salubrious air of cester house was enormous, he was in. different counties, and the skill of expeduced to buy a small piece of ground on rienced physicians: leaving after seven the Surrey side of Blackfriars-bridge, months suffering, à pregnant widow to lafor the purpose of exhibiting it. This was ment the severity of her fate. He had effected, and it was opened in 1788 or made arrangements for conducting a con1789. In the mean time he had taken siderable trade as a manufacturer of wax great.paios to study the various branches and tallow, the process of which he had cof. Natural History, in which he not only much shortened by an ingenious method succeeded to a wonderful degree, to the of melting by steam. 'Even with declining great surprize of his friends, but enriched strength the sanguine expectations of the collection with many additional and youth never forsook him. In listening to valuable specimens both of Nature and his frequent and latest remarks, the wri"Art, which were mostly disposed of by pub ter of this article could never forget the lic auction in 1806; and though from his beautiful live of Pope : singular modesty the price of admission “ Hope travels through, nor quits us when was too low, yet he was never heard to ut,
J. M. F. ter a complaint, that his success was not In the Charter-house, aged 88, Mr. so great as his friends thought him deserv Geo. Folingsby, formerly a shoemaker ing of. Mr. P. left one daughter and two in Inner Temple-lane, for nearly half a sons, to wbom he gave a good education century. He was supposed to have shod and brought up to more useful occupations more Lawyers than any man in England. than he had beeu tempted, and almost He was a native of the King's County. He obliged to embrace, when be deviated from married Margaret; the widow of Mr. Wihis first profession. Never was there a thers, formerly a bookseller near Temple better father, or more deserving man. Bar; a business which she carried on (as
Feb. ... In High-street, Marylebone, at a separate Trader) till her death. the advanced age of 107, Mons. Bertrand March 1. At his house at Dover, where D. de Lille, who had served Louis XV. 40 he had resided more than 30 years, in the years as first valet-de-chambre. After the 88th year of his age, the Rev. Alexander death of that Monarch, he lived on a small James, B. D. formerly of Christ Church property near Paris, which being at last college, Cambridge, rector of Little Campexhausted, and his pension taken away, he field in Essex, vicar of Buckland near Doeinigrated, and partook of the charity of ver, and of St. Margaret's at Cliff. He had this country destined to French Emigrants; long used himself to a regular and rather whilst his acute faculties and a consider- abstemious mode of living, seldom partakable portion of bodily health were pre- ing of more than one thing at diuner, and served to him till within a few weeks of his that generally of the plainest food at the death.
table. A long series of good health was Lately, After 48 hours great suffering, the reward of his moderation, for he had in consequence of falling into a pit or enjoyed an uninterrupted state of health hole left by the paviours in Red Lion- during the greatest part of his life. He street, Holborn, aged 63, Mr. C. Thorn, was a man of considerable learning, and of Liverpool.
well versed in the Greek language. Pond
of society, he was seldom without visitors, of Pomfret. By her, who died in 1769, he who always found a hearty welcome under bad a son and a daughter; the former of his hospitable roof. He had set hours for whom died in 1778 *, the latter in 1767. study, and the other occupations in which He married, secondly, Miss Preame, only his mind was engaged, and the afternoon daughter of Thomas Freame, esq. by his was generally appropriated to company wife Margaretta, the daughter of the Hon.' and the conversation of his friends. He William Penn, Founder and Lord Propriehad enjoyed the living of Campfield more tary of the Province of Pennsylvania; 'by than 30 years, during which time he whom he had a son and a daughter, both had not increased the tithes of the parish, of whom died in 1787. This most excel but left them at his death, as he had at lent man, during a life much extended befirst received them, although their value yond the common privilege of years, fulhad increased more than in a threefold ra filled all the great duties which honours tio. He was very regular in the perform- and an ample fortune impose, in a man. ance of his duty at Buckland (about a ner to command, not only the highest esmile and a half from his residence), and teem, but the most tender love, of all who did duty there on the last Sunday but one had the happiness to be connected with before his decease: he generally walked him, either by the ties of kindred, of there and back, and the last time be offi. friendship, or of service. His generosity ciated he walked there as usual, and, hav. was unbounded, and his heart in the most ing married two couple, returned hoine to comprehensive sense charitable; which lis dinner, after which he walked again to the order and regularity of his affairs Buckland, and performed the burial ser enabled him always to indulge: His man. vice at three funerals, during which time ners were engaging to' all; his disposition the weather having changed, and become courteous and hospitable: He was a must cold and rainy, by the time he arrived at tender husband; an affectionate father, so home be was attacked with a shivering fit long as it pleased God to permit him that to so great a degree that he was unable to
relation ; a warm and faithful friend; a stand, and said to his confidential servant kind and fostering 'master; 'a“ just and wbo always attended on him, that he protecting landlord ; and a liberal ensbould not long survive the service of that
courager of arts and industry. In his day. This proved true, for about that day public duties, he was loyally affected week, which was the 1st of March, he de towards his Sovereign, an exemplary ciparted this life ; and baving desired in his tizen, and zealously attached to his own life-time, that when his decease should take native country, Ireland. * But his most place his body might not be committed to exalted character is, that he was a true the ground until signs of a change had Christian in mind, and practice; resigned taken place, he was in consequence of this to the Divine Will, under the 'severe request not interred until the 11th instant. and peculiar domestic losses by which Educated a Minister of the Church of it pleased God to make trial of his virtues; England, he was a strict observer of its and that he died in humble, yet strong, rerules and discipline; but, as an universalliance on the mercies of God, through the philanthropist, he blamed not others for atonement of Jesus Christ. worshiping the Deity, according to the dic March 5. At Malling, near Lewes, in tates of their consciences, if conformable her 79th year, the Rt. Hon. Anne Countess to the rules of the Gospel. During a long Dowager of Chichester, relict of the late life he had formed numerous and respect. Thomas Earl of Chichester. Perhaps there able acquaintances, many of whom he has not an instance of a more permight number in his, list of friends. His fectly amiable character so many years remains were attended to the place of in most respectfully maintained in the seve. terment in his parish of Buckland by some ral relations of life: the dignity of her rank of his nearest relatives, and by many of was preserved with the most endearing the inhabitants of the village, who, with complacency, mildness, and benevolence the sincerest sorrow, mourned the loss of
to all. She appeared remarkably cheerful their respected minister. His friend, the the day preceding her death, and at night Rev.Charles Philpott, of Ripple, performed went to bed seemingly quite well; she the last sad office of committing to the rang her bell at six in the morning for her grave the remains of this worthy man, S. S. maid, complained she was uncomfortable, March 2. At bis House in Stanhope-st. and expired before seven without a groan May Fair, in the 88th year of his age, the or struggle. For such a peaceful close of Right Hon. Thomas Dawson, Viscount and a long life her truly Christian piety had Baron Cremorne, Baron Dartrey, of Daw- fully prepared her. She had issue, three son-Grove, in the County of Monaghan, sons and four daughters; viz. Thomas the Irelaud; and for many years one of the present Earl, who married Lady Mary OsRepresentatives for that County in the Irish House of Commons. His Lordship
* For the cbaracter of this distinguishmarried, in 1754, the Lady Anne Fermor, ed young Nobleman, see Gent. Mag. vol. yopigest daughter of Thomas, first Earl XLVII. p. 581.