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6. At Edinburgh, William Jackson, 14. Miss Christian Welsh, daughter of Solicitor of Excise for Scotland.

William Welsh, Esq. of Mosfennan, in her 7. At Datchet, Miss Scott, aged 56 years, 16th year. aunt to Lord Montague, of Ditton Park.

At Edinburgh, Mrs Mary Aitken, 8. At Stonehall, Mrs Hamilton, of spouse of Mr William Deas, silk-dyer. Aitkenhead.

At Edinburgh, Mrs Jean Lyon, wife At Aberdeen, Mrs Christian Crombie, of Mr James Brown, wright, Chapel Street. relict of Mr James Johnston, Loch-head in

At Wallington, near Foreham, the 59th year of her age.

Hampshire, Colonel Robert Paton of Kin. 9. Mrs Jean Simpson, wife of Mr Alex. aldy, Fifeshire, late Governor of St Helena, Wise, grocer, South Castle Street. •whose just and mild government called

Captain George Ross, of the Royal forth, from the garrison and inhabitants, Engineers, was killed on the 9th ult. at the their first public tribute of gratitude and siege of Ciudad Rodrigo.

approbation. When they found, on his reAt Garvamcre, Mrs Janet M.Donald, turn to England, that they must not exrelict of Alexander Macdonald, Esq. of pect him to resume that command, which Tullochcrombie, and daughter of Macdo had tended so much to their happiness, they nell of Keppech.

presented to him a very valuable piece of At Edinburgh, John Porteous, Esq plate, inscribed with their sentiments, in of Spittlehaugh, W. S. son of the late wil language which could not be more gratifyliam Porteous, Esq. of Carmacoup. ing to his feelings, than was deserved by

10. At Dumtries, Miss Ellizabeth John- his merits. Mirs Paton died on the 31st ston, daughter of William Johnston, Esq. of December, just fourteen days before her

At Ayr, Mrs Elizabeth Smith, re- husband. lict of John Storrie, Esq. Riccarsburn. 15. At Drogheda, Lieut.-Col. John This Lady, among other bequests, has French, late of the 71st. mortified L.100 Sterling, the interest of At Milford Hall, Suffolk, Sir Harry which to be given to one poor family be- Parker, Bart. longing to the burgh, selected by the Ma. - At Edinburgh, after three days, ille gistrates, inisters, and Trustees.

ness, vir David Walker, accountant. 11. At Edinburgh, Miss Mary Ann Sir Richard Hughes, Baronet, Ad. Edgar, second daughter of the late James miral of the White. Edgar, Esq. of Auchingramont.

At Bath, Basil Heron, Esq. formerly Mr William Crawford, merchant, in Major in the Royal North British draLeith, in his 75th year.

goons. At Scotscraig House, Mrs Dalgliesh, 16. At Edinburgh, Sir James Dunbar, of Scotscraig.

Bart. of Durn, in the 71st year of his At Aberdeen, James Legertwood,' age. Esq. in the 87th year of his age.

At Glasgow, Claud Marshall, Esq. 12. The Reverend Dr William Porteous, in the 75th year of his age. one of the Ministers of Glasgow.

17. At Carmyle, Mr John M‘Nair, late At London, General Sir James Hen. of the customs, Greenock. ry Craig, K. B. late Governor-General of At the advanced age of 101, Mrs British America, Governor of Blackness Anne Smith, relict of Mr Robert Moir, Castle, and Colonel of the 78th regiment of sometime farmer in Durris. During her foot.

widowhood, a period of more than 50 At Falkirk, in the 59th year of his years, she resided in Aberdeen, and reage, Mr James Brock, vintner there, much tained unimpaired all her faculties, that of and justly regretted by all who knew him. sight excepted, to the last hour of her ex,

James Esdale, Esq. of Upminster, istence. Essex.

18. At Dundee, Patrick Smith, Esq. At Glasgow, Mrs. Maclean, widow merchant, and one of the Magistrates of the deceased Murdoch Maclean, Esq. there. of Kilmorry, Argyllshire.

19. At Pennicuick House, Harriette, At Chapel Street, Edinburgh, Mr the infant daughter of Sir George Clerk, Alexander Walker.

Baronet. 13. : Dunvegan, Angus Campbell, Esq. In Old Aberdeen, Mrs Christian of Ensay.

Garden, relict of the late Hugh Forbes, At Edinburgh, Mrs Jean Merchant, Esq. of Schivas. relict of William Finlay, brewer, At Edinburgh, Mr William Shep. Croftangry.

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19. At Leith, Mrs Jean Todd, widow 26. At London, Charles, the youngest of the late John Scougall, Esq. merchant son of James Stein, Esq. there.

27. At Buccleuch Place, Miss Isabella ! 20. At St Andrews, Mr John Clarkson, Balfour, daughter of the late John Balfour, many years an eminent teacher of dancing Esq. of Kirkhouse. there, and at Kirkaldy, Cupar, and Dun- At Edinburgh, Mrs Sarah Spankie, fermline.

relict of Mr John Brough, builder. 21. Martha Morris, of the Isle of Cin

At George Street, - Mr Alexander der, Leeds, aged 104.

Cunningham. 22. At Perth, Alexander Fechney, Esq. 29. At London, most deeply regretted, of Ardargie, late Provost of that city, the Right Hon. the Countess Dowager of much and justly regretted.

Portsmouth, aged 69. At Ardno, Lochfineside, Duncan 30. Patrick Stirling, Esq. of Dundee. M.Callum, in the S6th year of his age. At Glasgow, Mr James Grant, writ. He was 60 years tenant on the estate of er, aged 42 years. Ardkinglas, and was the first born, and At Glasgow, Mr John Dimrock, the tirst that died of his father's family, minature painter, a young man in the the rest, a brother and a sister, are still prime of life, sincerely regretted by a nuliving, in that neighbourhood. He left 6 merous circle of acquaintances. children, 28 grand-children, and 13 great

31. At Peterhead, Mr Alexander Adamgrand-children.

son, rector of the grammar school at that At Edinburgh, Mr James Moffat, place. He was a man of uncommon learnwriter, much and justly regretted.

ing, gonius, and worth. 24. At London, the Countess of Be

At London, the lady of Sir Joseph verley. .'

Sidney Yorke, one of the Lords of the - At Brompton, Dame Amy Johnston, Admiralty. Her ladyship has left six infant aged 87 years, widow of the late Sir Wil

children, the youngest only two months liam Johnston, of Caskieben, Bart. and

old. Her goodness of heart was evinced mother-in-law to the present Sir William

in daily acts of benevolence. Johnston, of Caskieben, Bart. - At Howard Place, Mrs Elizabeth

At Wamphray Manse, Anna MacWatson, wife of Captain James Watson, trick, minister of that parish.

Millan, spouse to the Rev. Mr Kirkpaof the royal navy, most deeply lamented. In the Forest of Birse, James Brown,

At James's Court, Mr Thomas aged 103. Also, lately in the same place, Cockburn, merchant and manufacturer, Christian Catnach, aged 101. And a

much and justly regretted. short time after her death, died her bro

Feb. 1. At Anniston, Georgina Henri. ther, Donald Catnach, aged 94. These etta, eldest daughter of John Rait, Esq. persons had lived many years in the Fo- At Dundee, Mr James Wright, a rest, and retained their faculties to the respectable wright and glazier in that last.

town. 25. At Gayfield Place, Mr Thomas Hut. At London, William Brodie, Esq. chison, merchant in Edinburgh. This one of the Magistrates of Marlborough gentleman has long carried on an exten- Street office. He had officiated in the sive business in Edinburgh, and was a- business of the office, and took a walk af. Triongst almost the oldest .citizens. He ter office hours. On his return he appear. filled the office of Treasurer to the Mer. ed in a state of stupor ; soon after he chant Maiden Hospital for the last seven- reached his drawing-room he was seized teen years, with great credit to himself, with a paralytic stroke, and after remainand with signal usefulness to the institu- ing in a state of insensibility two hours, he tion; no less by his unremitting desire to expired. enlarge its comforts, and improve the sys- 2. At Nairn, Captain Simon M•Kenzie, tem of education in it, than by his un- late of the 78th regiment. wearied and disinterested attention to its At Kingston, near Taunton, Lieu. funds.

tenant-General Chapman, of the Royal 25. At Aberdeen, Mr Alexander.Fiddes, Artillery, aged 68. This gentleman had merchant.

been in his Majesty's service upwards of 26. At Edinburgh, Mrs Helen Duff, fifty years. widow of Dr David Clerk.

3. At Kelso, Mrs Fraser, widow of the At Capar Fife, Mr David Todd, late Captain Fraser, 42d regiment. writer there.

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was found dead at the bottom of the stair- taken by a debility, from which he expeccase, in her house at Hammersmith. She ted not to recover, he spent the last restaid up some time after her husband mains of his strength, in adressing a so-, went to bed, and is supposed to have fal- lemn admonition to his people, and taking len backwards going up stairs. She was a an affectionate farewell of them. After lady of great accomplishments, and left a some years of suffering, he was permitted, numerous offspring, as well as her afflicted to sink gently down to rest. His charachusband, to deplore her premature and ter and ministry will be long remembered melancholy fate.

with affectionate respect by his people, and 5. At Mr Macintosh's vintner, Writer's by those who knew him. Court, Mrs Mary Eden, aged 45, relict

8. At Lanark at the advanced age of of Mr Eden, sometime shipowner of the 100 years and 16 days, Mr William Hutton, port of Dublin. This gentlewomen was

a native, and many years one of the Magis. the daughter of Mr England, a respectable

trates of that burgh. It is unnecessary to wine-merchant in Dublin. After the death remark, that Mr Hutton enjoyed a reof her husband, and during the peace of A. markably good state of health during the miens, she disposed of her property with the

whole course of his long existence, which intention of joining her brother, who was

was distinguished, particularly for the last, married and resided in France ; but war

sixty years, by the utmost temperance and . having been proclaimed, she got no fur regularity. What is very extraordinary in ther than Gosport, where she remained

the history of this old man, in early life, till all her pecuniary means were spent.

he performed three voyages to the East, She then made application to be admitted Indies, a climate proverbially fatal to Euone of the attendants in Haslar Hospital, ropeans, and more than 82 years have and was appointed to take care of Mr

now passed since he visited that distant reJames Macintosh, surgeon of his Majesty's gion. He retained all his faculties, hearship Melampus, whom she accompanied to ing excepted, in great perfection, even to Scotland in 1805. From that period, to

the period of his death, and particularly her death, she continued to reside with

when recounting the affairs of other tiinese Mr Macintosh, where her conduct which his memory seemed as fresh a few months will, long be remembered, procured her before his dissolution, as it was 50 years the esteem and affection of every member ago. of the family.

10. At Glasgow, Mr Robert Tannahill, At Montrose, Mrs Helen Man, re

teacher, aged 58, a man of strong mental lict of the late Mr Robert Crabb, mer

powers, and univessal erudition. The hï.

larity of his disposition endeared him to chant there.

the circle of his friends. 7. Lady Charles Spencer, aged 68. Her

11. At London, after an indisposition Ladyship was sister to the late, and aunt

of only a few days, in consequence of a to the present Duke of St Alban's.

cold lately caught, which brouglit on 2 At London, the Right Hon. the brain fever, Lady Catherine Stewart, wife Dowager Lady Scarsdale, aged 79 years. of General Stewart, now serving in Portu.

8. At Edinburgh, Jane, daughter of gal; she was lady of great beauty, and Robert Scott Moncrieff of Newhalls. accomplished mind.

At Newton upon Ayr, Captain Wil- At Bath, Vice-Admiral Luisdaine. liam Cuthbert, aged 58 years.

At Monmouth, after a short illness, At Garnet Hill, the Rev. Andrew Andrew Cherry, Esq. the respectable maMitchell, Pastor of the Associate Congre. nager of the Swansea, Carmarthen, and on gation, Beith, in the 720 year of his age, ther provincial theatres. Last month he oand 47th of his Ministry. Engaging in pened the theatre in the above town, and was his manners, yet faithful in his adminis. received with every degree of respect due trațions, he conciliated the love and re- to his merit ; but about a fortnight since spect, not only of the people of his own he was seized with an indisposition, which charge, but also of all descriptions of per- confined him to his bed, and terminated sons in that part of the country. By an his active life, in the 50th year of his age. appointment of Heaven, as rare as it was He was well known in the dramatic woria enviable, he continued, for the space of 42 as 'the author of “ The Soldier's Daughyears, to execute the various duties of his


,” « The Travellers," and other popular office, with laborious assiduity, and unin- productions. terrupted by almost any incidental indispo. At Newton-Stewart, Mr Anthony sition. At length, feeling himself over. M‘Caa, aged 74.







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13. At London, Major-General Charles ter of the late James Drummond, Esq. of William Este, Lieutenant-Governor of Croftnappock. Carlisle, in the 74th year of his age.

Lately, Frederick Sparke, Esq. Major of Lately, At Mire End, near Broughton,

the 51st regiment. This zealous and excel. in Furness, aged 104, Mrs Ann Han.

lent officer served in the East and West cock.

Indies, Egypt, Corunna, Walcheren, and At Vienna, Sir John Stepney, Bart.

a great part of the present campaign in formerly Member for Monmouth, and Spain and Portugal; the fatigues of which British Envoy to the Court of Berlin.

proved too much for his constitution, alThomas Stepney, Esq. his brother, suc- ready impaired by his long services. He ceeds to the title.

died at Castel Branco. At Bangalore, in the East Indies,

J. Purnell, Esq. merchant, Bristol. the Rev. John Kerr, one of the Honour.

He had been looking over one of the able Company's Chaplains, and Superin

houses now finishing in the Lower Crestendant of the Military Orphan Male Asy

cent, Clifton ; when, upon throwing up a lum at Madras.

window in the attic storey to admire the Lost at sea, Mr James Cheap, midshipman, third son of John Cheape, Esq. prospect around, he lost his balance, was

precipitated into the arca, and killed on of Rossie.

At Cherburgh, aged 21, Captain Baines, 6th foot, of a wound he received - At Saltcoats, Janet Hendry, wion board the Chesterfield Packet, on her

dow, aged 43 years. She was affected passage from Weymouth to Jersey, in a with a dropsy for seven years.

In the spirited but ineffectual resistance to course of the last six years and a half, she French privateer.

was tapped one hundred and fourteen Sir Watts Horton, Baronet of Chale times, the quantity of water diseharged, der ton.

amounting to seven thousand four hund. At Edinburgh, aged 23 years, Cap

red and twenty-four English pints, or tain James Macdonald, of Morar, univer

three tons fourteen hundred and twentysally regretted.

four pounds weight. As a mark of the At Ceator, near Whitehaven, at the strength of her constitution, she last sum- . very advanced age of 101 years, Mr Fran- mer walked on a visit to her friends upcis Forster.

wards of seven miles, and next day had Miss Margaret Drummond, daugh. 79 pints of water taken off.

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Prices of Oat, Pease, and Barley Meal, in
Edinburgh Market, per peck.

Pease and 1812.

Barley Meal. Bolls. | Price. Bolls.| Price. Feb. 4. 430 20 00 78 | 17 00

Prices of Grain at Hadlington. 1812. Wheat. Barley. Oats. Pease. s. 5.

S. Jan. 31. 42 5) 31 40 22 29 | 20 27 - Feb. 7. | 46 54 32 38 23 30 21 27

11. 360 20 00 70 17 00 18. 350 20 00 68 17 00 25. 410 20 00 46 17 00

14. 45 - 55 32 38 23 29 22 27 21. 45 54 32 38 22 28 22 27


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