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David Staig, Esq. of Fernroy, to Miss His Majesty has been pleased to appoint C. Peard, daughter of the late Henry the Right Hon William Wyndham Lord Peard, Esq. of Coole. Grenville, Sir John Newport, Bart. (Chan. At Dublin, William Campbell, Esq. cellor of Exchequer,) the Right Hon. Wil engineer, to Miss Maria Oliver Baillie, onliam Elliot, Sir Lawrence Parsons, Mau- ly daughter of James Baillie, Esq. late of rice Fitzgerald, Willian Barton, Henry Sandymount. Parnell, and Charles O'Hara, Esqrs, to be June 2. At Edinburgh, Mr John Stewart Lords of the Irish Treasury.

Bremner, to Miss Elizabeth Scott, daughter The Marquis of Douglas is appointed of James Scott, Esq. Penang. Ambassador extraordinary to the Court of Mr John Wyld, merchant in GlasSt Petersburgh, and a Member of his Ma- gow, to Miss Jean Wilson, daughter of jesty's Privy Council.

John Wilson of Glenvernoch, Esq. Sir William A. Cunninghame of Miln- 4. At Edinr. William Spalding, Esq. of craig, (formerly of Livingston,) Bart. is ap- Glenkilry, to Miss Wilhelmina Nairne pointed Receiver General of the land tax Mellis, daughter of the late James Mells in Scotland, in room of Alex. Maclean of of Newhall, Esq. Ardgour, Esq. His letters patent under 6. At Edinburgh, Mr George Brown, the Great Seal of Great Britain, were pre- merchant, London, to Miss Isabella Neale, sented in the Court of Exchequer on the daughter of John Neale, Esq 2d of June, when he took the usual oaths. 6. At ditto, Alexander Wallace, Esq. of John Gordon, Esq. is continued Deputy. Auchinvole, to Miss Isabella Maxwell, el. Receiver General.

dest daughter of the deceased Mr Robert James' Gibson, Esq. writer to the signet, Maxwell, merchant in Glasgow. is appointed Solicitor of Stamps for Scoi. 8. At Gask, Major Nairn, to Miss Oliland, in room of Geo Buchan of Kello, Esq. phant of Gask.

On the 22d April, James Gordon of 9. At Paisley, Mr Patrick Falconer, Letterfourie, Esq. was served, before the merchant in Glasgow, to Miss Stirling, Sheriff of Edinburgh, heir male general of daughter of the late Mr John Stirling, the late Sir William Gordon of Gordon. merchant in Paisley. stone, premier Baronet of Nova Scotia. 10. At Edinr. John Fearn, Esq. to Miss

MILITARY APPOINTMENTS. Eneasina Mackay, sixth daughter of the Lieut. Gen. Lord Cathcart to be Com. deceased Lieut. Col. George Mackay, of mander in Chief in Scotland, vice Earl Bighouse. Moira, resigned.

12. At ditto, the Right Hon. Lord Lieut. Gen. Sir Hew Dalrymple to be Rollo, to Miss Greig, daughter of Wm. Lieut. Governor of Gibraltar, vice Lieut. Greig, Esq. of Gayfield Place. Gen. H. E. Fox, resigned. Major Gen. Sir Charles Green to be

BIRTHS. Governor of Surinam.

May 3. At Tixall-Hall, Staffordshire, the Brig. Gen. John Hodgson to be Gover. Lady of Thomas Clifford, Esq. a son and nor of Bermuda.

heir His Highness William Frederick Duke 20. At Whiterig, the Lady of Major of Gloucester, to be Col. of the 3d regt. of Dunsmore, a daughter. Foot Guards, vice the Duke of Argyll de- 22. At Grantor, Lady Charlotte Hope,

'a daughter. Lieut. Gen. George Nugent to be Col. 22. At Scotstoun, Mrs Dennistown, of the 6th foot, vice the Duke of Gloucester. younger of Colgrain, a son. -Sir Eyre Coote to be Col. of the 6ad 23. At Hilton, the Lady of Colonel foot. --Lieut. Gen. Whitlocke to be Col of Deas, of the Madràs cavalry, a son. the 89th.-And Lieut. Gen. Simon Fraser The Lady of Brigadier - General to be Col. of the oth West India regt. Graham Stirling, a son.

26. At Letham, Mrs Buchan Hepbarne, MARRIAGES.

younger, a son. June 2. At London, Charles Cunning- 28. At London, Lady Boringdon, a son ham, Esq. son of Sir William Cunningham, -. At ditto, Lady Caroline Wrottesley, Bart. of Robertland, to Miss Frances Call, a daughter. daughter of the late Sir John Call, Bart. of 31. At ditto, the Countess of Talbot, a Whitford.

At, ditto, Osborne Markham, Esq. June 2. At Old Aberdeen, the Lady of son of the Archbishop of York, to the Colonel A. Forbes, a so!. Right Hon. Lady Mary Thynne, sister of 4. At Airiy Lodge, the Viscountess of the Marquis of Barhi.

Arbuthnot, a son,




June 4. At Springssell, Lady Heron Max- Maria Price, wife of Barrington Price, Esq. well, a daughter.

daughter of John late Earl of Strathmore, 5. At Edinburgh, the Lady of John and sister of the present Earl. Her LadyCampbell, Esq. sen. writer to the signet, a ship expired on her birth-day, after an illdaughter.

ness of only two hours, and in the 38th 7. At Stuckeridge, in Devonshire, the year of her age. Right Hon. Lady Mary Hay, a daughter. -. At Brighton, by a fall from his horse,

8. At Morningside House, the Lady of Lieut. John Wemyss, of the let dragoon Brigadier - General Samuel Graham, a

guards. daughter.

13. At

Mr George Cadell, se. 8. At London, Lady Grantham, a cond son of Will. Cadell of Bariton Esq. daughter.

13. At Westbank, Mrs Jean Craig, wife -. At ditto, the Lady of Rear-Admi- of Mr Dodds, and daughter of the ral Sutton, a daughter.

late James Craig of Setonhill, Esq. At Broomfield, the Lady of Philip 13. At Edinburgh, Mrs Elizabeth MacMarjoribanks, Esq. a son.

murray, relict of Mr James Gilliland, goldLately, the Lady Lieut. Gen. Souter smith. Johnston, a daughter.

15. At Makerston, the Rev. James Ri. 14. At Herdmanscon, East Lothian, the chardson, minister of that parish. Right Hon. Lady Sinclair, a daughter.

At Rutherglen, the Rev. James For.

long, minister of that parish. DEATHS.

- At London, aged 17, Miss Randolph, Nov. 17. At Bombay, Captain John daughter of the Bishop of Oxford. *Turner, of the Hon. East India Company's 16. At Haddington, Mr Archibald service.

Neill bookseller. March. At his estate of Lorn, in the is- 17. At Woodend, Berwickshire, Mrs land of Jamaica, Alexander Stewart, Esq. Low, wife of Alex. Low, Esq. of Whitof Achnacon, in Argyleshire.

somelaws. 14. At the Bay of Honduras, Mr John

17. At Corke, Capt. John Currie, 47th M'Lean, eldest son of the late Mr John

regt, son of the late James Currie, Esq. of M'Lean, merchant, Glasgow.

At Vienna, the Hon. Warren Fitz-

19. At Newton-upon-Ayr, Mr Robert roy, brother to Lord Southampton. Smith, first Magistrate of that burgh, in the

April 10. At his seat near New York, 5.3d year of his age. He was an enterprising in the 78th year of his age, Horatio Gates, merchant, and a worthy man. Esq. Lieutenant-General in the service of 18. At Bonhard, Alex. Macduff, Esq. the United States of America. He was an

At Glasgow, Mr John Hamilton, able officer, and an accomplished and po- jun. merchant. lite gentleman,

. At ditto, Mr William Marshall, wri. · 20. At sea, Mr Archibald Swinton, third son of the late Mr Swinton of

At Campbeltown, Mr James Clark, Kimmerghame, being lost in the Lady surgeon. Burges East Indiaman.

19. At London, aged 58, Sir Michael le May 4. At Kinlochlaigh, in Appin, Miss Fleming, Bart. M.P. for Westmoreland.Margaret Stewart, only daughter of Mr He was conversing with Lord Howick at Duncan Stewart.

the Admiralty, when he was suddenly ta6. At Leith, Mrs Agnes Hay, wife of ken ill, and expired before any medical as. Mr Robert Willis, merchant.

sistance arrived. At Hull, John Russel, Esq. R. A. 19. At Chester, Mrs Jean Cameron, portrait painter in crayons to his Majesty spouse of Roderick M Neill, Esq. af Barra. and the Prince of Wales.

. At Clifton, Lieut. Col. Peter, late of 11. At Midshiels, Andrew John Doug the 66th regiment. las, eldest son of Archibald Douglas, Esq. 20. At London, aged 53, the Right of Adderstone.

Hon. Lord Monson. -. At Aberdeen, in the 7.30 year of his 11. At the house of his grandmother, age, Alexander Carnegie, Esq. of Cornhill, Lady Cunninghame of Robertiand, John principal city clerk ; having discharged the Cunninghame, Esq. from Virginia, aged duties of that important office, for near 45 25, of a fever, and extremely regretted. years, with great ability, attention and fide

22. At Bath, after a long illness, Mr An. lity.

drew Christie, fifth son of Alexander Chris12. At Fdinburgh, Mrs Eliz. Metcalf, tie, Esq. of Babertost

. reliet of Wm. Menzies, Esq. Solicitor of At the Manse of Kinnettles, aged Customs.

67, the Rey. David Ferney, nearly 33 years 13. At Cenney, in Gloucestershiire, Lady minister of chas parish.


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22. At Clifton, the Hon. Miss Wolfe, leads to it, dressed in white frocks, with daughter of the late Lord Kilwarden. It black velvet caps trimmed with silver. will be remembered that she was in the The corpse of his Grace was carried shoulcarriage with her father when he was nias- der high, by the Kilmun volunteers, to sacred by the rebels in Dublin, in July the tonib, upon entering which, it was laid 1803.

next to the Duchess. The compaay then At the Governor's apartments in returned from the vault, except those of Greenwich Hospital, Viscountess Hood, in the family, who, after remaining for a few the 78th year of her age.

minutes, went on board Capt. Hamilton's 24. At London, Miss Catharine Blane, cutter, and proceeded to Ardiucapie, A daughter of Dr Gilbert Blane, physician. salute of nine guns was fired on their, go

At Gatton Park, the seat of Col. ing ashore. : The brig and the other cutter Wood, Mrs Smyth, wife of Dr James Car- also fired a salute upon leaving Holy Loch. michael Smyth, physician.

The outer coffin was covered with crimson -. At Edin. Miss Catharine Wright, silk velvet, and had two coronets, one at youngest daaghter of the late Thomas

the head, and another at the foot. The fola Wright, Esq. of Greenhill..

lowing is the inscription
25. At Inverary Castle, in his 83d year,

Field Marshal
the Most Noble John Duke of Argyll, JOHN DUKE OF ARGYLL,
Marquis of Kintyre, Lora, &c. &c. (Lord

&c. &c. &c.
Sundridge in England 1766,) a Field Mar-

** Died 25th May 1806. shal in the Ariny, Colonel of the 3d regi.

Aged 83 Years. ment of foot guards, Heritable Great Mas The mourners wore sashes, with a large ter of the King's Household in Scotland knot upon the right shoulder, and another Keeper of Dunstaffnage and Carrick, &c. at the left thigh. The revenue cruisers &c. His Grace was born in 1723, succeed: commenced firing minute guns at the time ed his father in 1770, and married in 1759 the corpse left the brig, and continued the Duchess Dowager of Hamilton, who about an hour. All the vessels in the har. died in 1790. They have left issue George bour had their colours hosted half mast. William Marquis of Lorn (now Duke of -There were upwards of sixty boats with Argyll,) Lord John Campbell, M. P. for spectators from Greenock, Port Glasgow, Argyllshire, Lady Augusta Clavering, and and Govrock, who ail, impressed with the Lady Charlotte Campbell


solemnity of the occasion, and respect for The remains of his Grace were deposit- the eminently virtuous character of the ed in the burying place of that illustrious deceased, conducted themselves with the family, at Kilmun, on the roth of June, in

most perfect propriety and decorum. the most private manner. About 10 o'clock, 25. At Roseneath, Colin Campbell, Esq. the Princess Elizabeth revenue brig, Capt. an old and intimate friend and faithful serBeatson, sailed from Roseneath, with the vant of his Grace the Duke of Argyll, in corpse of his Grace; also the Prince Wil- the character of Chamberlain and Bailie of liam Henry, Capt. Hamilton; Prince of Roseneath. He had completed his 94th Wales, Capt. M'Kinnon, (acting) revenue year in February last. His Grace and Baicutters; and the Campbeltown Packet, lie Campbell had both been of the old Henrietta, having on board his Grace Highland Watch, and were the last surviGeorge Duke of Argyll, Lord John Camp- vors of that matchless corps. It is remarkbell, Lady Augusta Clavering and daugh- able that they both died on the same day. ter, Lady Charlotte Campbell, Sir Alexan- 26. At London, William Dickinson, der Campbell of Ardkinglass, with a few Esq. M. P. for Somersetshire. other friends, and the servants of the late At Glasgow, Miss Javet Cuthell, illustrious nobleman. The whole came to aged 26 years. She has left to the Royal anchor in the Holy Loch, between twelve Infirmary there 50cl.. and one o'clock, nearly opposite the bury- - At View-Forth, near Stirling, Mrs ing place. The body of his. Grace was Mary Newton, spouse of the Rev. John towed in his bargę by the crew of the M‘Millan, jun. Princess Elizabeth, dressed in nankeen, 27. At Glasgow, Mrs A. Wharrie, wiwith crapes round their hats, and received dow of Mr James Finlay, merchant,

a platform, near which the present 28. At Edinburgh, James Innes, Esq. SeDuke, Lord John, &c. were landed. At a

cretary of the Royal Bank of Scotland. small distance, Lady A. Clavering and the 29. At Shiels, James Rowar, Esq. of other ladies come on shore, accompanied . Bellahouston. by Sir Alex. Campbell, &c. and proceeded 29. At Edinburgh, Dr William Henderto the vault, where they waited the pro


of the Royal Navy, and some time cession. A part of Capt. Hamilton's crew Physician in Glasgow. were placed on each side of the path tbat 31. At Montrose, Miss Mary Brand,


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daughter of the late Mr Robert Brand, At Aberdeen, Miss Isabella Helen merchant.

Urquhart, widow of Capt. Wm. Urquhart, May 31. Mr John M'Arthur, surgeon

in late of the 30th regiment. Pollockshaws.

4. At Glasgow, Mrs Agnes Patoun, elAt Kilbarchan, Mr William Camp. dest daughter of the late Dr David Patoun, bell, sen, writer.

physician in Glasgow. At Kelso, at an advanced age, Mr At Glenfalioch, Colin Campbell, Esq. Archibald Dickson.

of Glenfalloch. Lately, Janet Cormack, in Whitehills, 6. At London, the Hon. Mrs Paget, Banffshire, in the 1o6th year of her age. Lady of General Paget, son of the Earl of

June 1. At Dundee, aged 81, Mrs He. Uxbridge, len Coutts, relict of Mr James Crawford, 7. At Wimbledon, in the 84th year of merchant there.

his age, the Right Rev. Dr Thomas Bar. At Loggie Bank, in his 75th year, nard, Bishop of Limerick, who, when Dean John Watt, Esq. of Glentore.

of Derry, was one of that celebrated Club At Easter Moffat, much regretted, of Literature with Dr Johnson, Garrick, William Waddell, Esq. of Easter-Moffat. &c. so pleasantly delineated in Goldsmith's

i. In the 70th year of his age, the Rev. poem of Retaliation. Thomas Main, who had been Dissenting At Eastside, Mr Henry Otto, late Minister of the parish of Drumgoolan for soap-boiler in Dunbar. fifty-seven years. He was one of the oldest At Aberdeen, Mr John Burnett of the Seceding Body of Presbyterian Clergy bookseller. in Ireland. When a student, he bore arms 8. At London, of an apoplectic fit, the in the Royal army as a volunteer, at the Lady of Sir Walter Stirling of Faskine, battle of Falkirk.

Bart. She had been delivered of a daugh2. At Dundee, Mr John Grieve, mer- ter a few days before, and was thought to chant there.

be in a fair way of recovery. At Aberdeen, the Rey. Mr Abra- 11. At Buxton, Andrew Douglas, Esq. ham Barfield, formerly preacher of St

of Ednam House. James's Chapel

12. At Salisbury Green, Miss Janet 3. At Glasgow, Alexander Pollock, son Dick, eldest daughter of the late Sir Alexof Alexander Poliock, Esq. of White Hall. ander Dick of Prestonfield, Bart.


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TO CORRESPONDENTS. The valuable communication of Mr Carlisle will appear in our next. 1. M.'s

request shall then be complied with. Lucinda, we are afraid, could hardly be inserted without giving offence. Milo will be extremely acceptable.

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