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BRIGADIER ROBERT MÓDOWALL. Killed in action at Wattygoon, near detachment, consisting of his own corps, Prome, on the 16th November last, and 1000 reformed horse, in the MahratBrigadier Robert M.Dowall, Lieutenant. ta war. On the 1st April 1824, he was Colonel Commandmant of the 1st Euro appointed a Lieutenant Colonel Com. pean Regiment, and commanding the mandant, (corresponding to the rank of 2d Brigade of Madras troops serving in Colonel in the British army), and shortly Ava. Brigadier M Dowall was the se. afterwards, on the breaking out of the cond son of the late Archibald M‘Dowall, Burmese war, sailed with the expedition Esq, (a near descendant of the ancient for Rangoon, where he was actively em. family of M‘Douall of Logan,) who was ployed till August, when he embarked in for many years a leading member of the the expedition for the reduction of Tavoy Magistracy of Edinburgh. In February and Mergui, of which possessions, after 1797 this gallant officer landed in India their capture, he was appointed Gover. as a Cadet ; and in January 1799 com. nor. Having been promoted to com. menced his military career under the mand a brigade, he again joined the ar. command of the Duke of Wellington, my at Rangoon, under Sir Archibald then the Honourable Arthur Wellesley. Campbell, with whom he served till the From that period till his lamented death temporary cessation of hostilities. On the at the conclusion of the Burmese war, he termination of the armistice in November highly distinguished himself on many 1825, Brigadier MDowall was placed various occasions. At the memorable in command of two brigades of Native siege of Seringa patam, he commanded Infantry, and directed to attack a body one of the grenadier coin panies which of Burmese at Wattygoon. After a formed part of the storming column. In night march of upwards of 20 miles, he the different wars in which the India met the enemy, and succeeded, although Company were subsequently engaged, he obstinately opposed by overwhelming was almost constantly employed till Oc. numbers, in driving them before him for tober 1810, when he was promoted to a several miles, till he reached some very Majority. He again took the field in strong works, which he had just recon. 1812, in the Southern Mahratta country; noitred, and was in the act of gallantly and in August 1815, he commanded the cheering his men, when he was shot in troops at Hyderabad, and rendered im. the forehead with a musket ball, and portant service in quelling the disturban. died instantaneously. Brigadier M.Dow. ces which then wore so serious an aspect all was cut off in the vigour of life, before in that city. The following year he he had reached the age of 45, after 29 completely surprised and defeated a body years service in India. During the peof above 3000 Pindarries ; and for his riod of fifteen years in which he com. conduct in that successful enterprize, had manded a regiment, he brought the seveconferred him the high approbation of ral corps into the finest state of discipthe Governor General in Council, and line, while, at the same time, no officer had likewise the honour to receive the was ever more sincerely beloved by his thanks of the Honourable Court of Di. men. He was a worthy man, and a rectors. In April 1817, he commanded valuable officer. His conduct on the oca large detachment employed in suppres. casion in which he unfortunately fell sing Trimbucjee Denglias' insurrection; was the subject of admiration of the and in October following distinguished whole army, and his loss will be long himself at the battle of Nagpore. In and deeply lamented by his friends and January 1818, he was promoted to a companions in arms. Lieutenant-Colonelcy, and commanded a

BIRTHS, MARRIĄGES, DEATHS.

BIRTHS. 1825. Dec, 18. At Calcutta, the Lady of Major John Craigie, a daughter.

1826. April 21. At Brussels, the Lady of Lieutenant-General Wood, a son.

May 3. At Elchies, the Lady of Captain C. M. G.Skinner, of the Ist dragoontguards, a daughter.

-Mrs Robert Charles, London, her sixth son.

4. At London, the Right Honourable the Coun. tess of Airly, a son and heir.

At the manse of Girthon, Mrs Jeffrey, 's daughter.

28. Mrs Mathie, Craigbank, a son.
30. At Glorat, the Lady of Capt. Stirling, a son.
May 2. At Glasgow, Mrs Archibald Brown, a
daughter.

5. Mrs John Brougham, a son.
6. At Glasgow, Mrs Laurence Craigie, jun. & son..

May 6. In Brunswick Square, London, Lady late Sir John Macartney, of Lish, in the county Dalrymple Hay, a daughter.

of Armagh, Bart. - At Logie Elphinstone, Mrs Dalrymple Horn April 17. In St. George's Church, Queen Sq. Elphinstone, a son.

London, Dr William Henderson, physician in - At Stirling, Mrs Brown of Park, a son.

Aberdeen, to Margaret, third daughter of the late 7. At 10, Abercromby Place, Edinburgh, James Murray, Esq. of Aberdeen. Lady of Dr Adolphus M. Ross, a son.

18. At Clapham, the Rev. Frederick Borradaile. 8. At Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, Mrs W. M. Prebendary of Lincoln, and Domestic Chaplain Bisset, a son.

to the Right Honourable Lord Viscount Kennure, - At Brighton Crescent, Portobello, Mrs Alex. to Demetria, only daughter of the late Captain ander Stephen, a son.

Robert Hudson of Clapham. 7. In Hin-Street, London, the Lady of w. 19. At Edinburgh, Thomas C. Smith, solicitor, Stuart, Esq. M. P. a son.

6. Howe-Street, to Louise Sophie, only daughter 8. At Dalkeith, Mrs Dr Morison, a son.

of Mr Samuel Albert Peter, Neuveville, canton - At Broughton Place, Edinburgh, Mrs Ro- of Berne, Switzerland. bert Blackie, a daughter.

- At St. George's Church, Hanover Square, - At Edinburgh, Mrs Wotherspoon, George London, John Murray Nasmyth, Esq. only son Street, a son.

of Sir James Nasmyth, of Posso, in the county of 9. At Kinghorn, Mrs John Arthur, a daughter, Peebles, Bart. to Mary, fourth daughter of Sir - At Inches House, Mrs Robertson of Inches, John Marjoribanks, of Lees, Bart. M.P. for Ber.

wickshire. 10. At 15, Duke-Street, Edinburgh, Mrs Dr 20. At Aberdeen, Francis Burnett, Esq. son of Sanders, a daughter.

the late John Burnett, Esq. of Elrick, to Eliza11. At Brandon Place, Glasgow, Mrs Agnew, a beth, third daughter of the late James Tower, son.

Esg. of the island of St. Thomas. - At No. 18, Hill-Street, Edinburgh, Mrs Dr At London, James Macdonald, Esq. M.P. to Gairdner, a son.

Anne Charlotte, yortagest daughter of the Rev. 12. Mrs John G. Kinnear, Edinburgh, a daugh. J.S. Ogle, of Kirkley Hall, Northumberland, ter.

22. At Greenock, William Leitch, Esq. to Mary 13. At Wardie, the Lady of Captain J. D. Bos- Roach, daughter of the late A. Oughterson, Esq. wall, R. N. a son.

- At Edinburgh, Arthur Johnston, Esq. M.D. -Mrs Mackintosh, of Holm, a son,

of Carrickbreda, county of Armagh, and Tre16. At 13, St. Andrew's Square, Edinburgh, mont, county of Down, Ireland, to Sarah Mana, Mrs John James Boswell, a son.

third daughter of Thomas Whellier, Esq. late of 17. At 18, Scotland-Street, Edinburgh, Mrs Exeter, Devonshire. Stormonth Darling, a daughter.

23. At Burn Bank, Glasgow, Mr Wm. White, - At Edinburgh, Mrs Heriot, of Ramornie, a merchant, Cupar Fife, to Margaret, youngest daughter.

daughter of the late Andrew Marshall, Esq. of 18. At Manor Place, Edinburgh, the Lady of Dr Hibbert, a son.

24. At Arbroath, Mr John D. Clarke, surgesa, 19. At York, the Lady of Sir William Foulis, to Margaret, second daughter of the late Provost Bart. a daughter.

Airth. 20. At 58, Dublin-Street, Edinburgh, Mrs -At Whithorn, Thomas M'Lellan, Esq. dis. George, a daughter.

tiller, Bladnoch, to Mary, eldest daughter of the 21. At 28, Queen-Street, Edinburgh, Mrs Borth late Charles Broadfoot, Esq. Whithorn. wick, a son.

25. At Great Yarmouth, William Hamilton, 24. At Edinburgh, Mrs George Berry, a daugh- Esq. of Glasgow, to Mary Orton Lucas, eldest ter.

daughter of the Rev. Gibson Lucas, Rector of - At Edinburgh, the Lady of Captain Deans, Filby, Stokeby, &c. in the county of Norfolk. R. N. a daughter.

At Paris, Henry Harvey, Esq. of St. Aud. - At Edmonston, Mrs Lawson, of Cairnmuir, ries, Somersetshire, to Agnes, daughter of Alex. a daughter.

ander Ramsay, Esq. formerly of the Hon. East Lately. At Dryburgh. Berwickshire, the wife India Company's civil service at Bombay. of George Pringle presented him with his ninth - At Liverpool, Mr Archibald Shan, mer. and tenth sons, two healthy and fine children; chant, Rothsay, to Miss Mary Williamson, only both mother and children are doing well. They daughter of the late Capt. Williams, of Liverpool. never had any daughters.

26. At Edinburgh, Capt. William S. Hope John.

stone, of the R. N. to Eleadora Kirkpatrick, eldest MARRIAGES.

daughter of Sir Thomas Kirkpatrick, of Close1825. Dec. 19. At Dr Filson's house, St. Tho burn, Bart. mas's, Captain Robert Scott Wilson, Fort Adju. 27. At Edinburgh, Captain D'Arcy Wentworth, tant, Madras, to Catherine Alexia Ewart, fourth 75d regiment, to Elizabeth, third daughter of the daughter of John Ewart, Esq. latc of Newington, late Major Charles Macpherson, Inspector-General Edinburgh.

of Barracks for North Britain. 1826. Feb. 21. At Plantation William, Deme - At Glasgow, Charles Jopling, Esq. Delancy rara, James Allan, Esq. to Jane, second daughter Peace, Camden Town, of the Adjutant-General's of Mr John Ord, Redhall, Morayshire.

Office, Horse Guards, London, to Anne Middle March 1, At Malta, T. Akers Shone, Esq. of ton, eldest daughter of Mr Richard Thompson, the royal artillery, to Margaret Ankerville, eldest manufacturer, Glasgow. daughter of the late General Ross, and grand. 28. At Elgin, John Sandieman, Esq. surgeon, daughter of Lord Ankerville, one of the Lords of half pay royal artillery, to Milborough B. Shand, Session in Scotland.

daughter of the late John Sband, Esq. of Arnball. April 8. In Dublin, Anthony Franks, Esq. to

At Crathes, Captain Thomas Rainsay, second Sarah Louisa, only daughter of Mr E. H. Percy, son of the late Sir Alexander Ramsay of Balmain, of Dublin. This is the celebrated Mr Franks, Bart., to Margaret, youngest daughter of Sir Rowho walked for two successive Sundays at Ste- bert Burnett of Leys, Bart. phen's Green, in quest of a fair partner to solace - At Edinburgh, Stephen Bennett, Esq. of his solitary hours.

Greenfield, county of Londonderry, Ireland, to 16. At Venice, after the rites of the Roman Ca- Frances, youngest daughter of the late James tholic Church, by the Pere Anton Schmalzl, in Orr, Esq. of Thornly Park, Renfrewshire. the grand Salon of the Albergo Reale, Ignace 29. At Naples, Thomas Bulkly, Esq. M.D. to Malkousky, Noble de Demavalden, Chevalier of Miss Anne Berry, second daughter of Dr Andrew the order of St. George, Major and Commandant Berry, of Edinburgh. of the 7th Imperial battalion des Chasseurs at May 2. At Kirkcudbright, Thomas Buckley, Santa Maria, Mola di Gaeta, &c., and Comman- Esq. of Liverpool, to Miss Ryburn. dant of the Imperial Chasseurs of the Two Sici. 5. At Leith, Mr John Milne, jun. shipmaster, lies, to Miss Stuart, niece to John Robertson, Macduff, to Jane, daughter of the late Mr MurEsq. of Ednam House. The marriage was again doch Cameron, merchant, Leith, performed at the palace of the British Consul- 8. At London, Peter Atkinson, Esq. of York, General, by the Rev. Stevens Pope, in presence architect, to Miss Goodall, the vocalist. of the Consul's family.

10. At Edinburgh, John Wilson, Esq. advocate, - At Dublin, the Rev. Henry Brougham, to to Helen, only surviving daughter of the late Catherine Anne Mona, youngest daughter of the Wm. Forbes, Esq. writer, Edinburgh.

frierson, and Collinent of the narconnected with

May 13. In Berkeley Square, London, John March 29, Suddenly, at Brainshaugh, NorthumBulteel, eldest son of John Bulteel, Esq. of Fleet, berland, Mr William Pickering, in the 65th year Devon, to Elizabeth, second daughter of Earl Grey. of his age.

15. Át Edinburgh, Thomas Borland, Esq. wri. - At Edinburgh, Mrs Elizabeth Sparks, widow ter, Kilmarnock, to Miss Ann Bruce Strachan, of the late Mr John Auchterlonie, only daughter of the late Francis Strachan, Esq. - At Stone House, Cumberland, John Richard, of the Hon. East India Company's civil service. third son of Lieut.-Colonel Sir Hew Ross, K.C.B.

18. At Edinburgh, Donald Macdonald, Esq. of -- At Gatehouse, Mr William Stothart, aged 56. Lochinver, to Jessie, eldest daughter of the late At Bridekirk village, suddenly, Lieut. Henry Alexander Mackenzie, Esq. of Letterew.

Stanley, brother-in-law of Curwen, Esq. Lately. At Edinburgh, James Lawson, Esq. younger of Workington Hall, aged 51. W.S. to Margaret, youngest daughter of the de. 30. At Elgin, Miss Robina Gordon, daughter of ceased Mr John Clarke, Edinburgh.

the late Rev. Dr Lewis Gordon, minister of El

gin. DEATHS.

At the manse of Alvie, Mrs Charlotte Grant, 1826. March 22. At the Mount, Dickenson spouse of the Rev. John Macdonald, minister of Street, Manchester, Mrs Sarah Richardson, wi- that parish, deeply lamented by her family and dow, aged 101 years. She retained her sight and friends, and sincerely regretted by all her ac. memory to the last. She was grand, great grand, quaintances. Suddenly cut off in the prime of and great great grandmother to 153 descendants, life, she has left her husband a disconsolate wi. fifty of whom are now living.

dower, under the weighty and interesting charge At Balblair, in Sutherland, Thomas Craig, of eight motherless children, to bewail a loss neEsq. late of Barmuchity, near Elgin, aged 70. ver to be repaired.

22. At Lathallan, William Lindesay, Esq. of At Brachead House, Miss Margaret Howison Balmungie.

Craufurd, eldest daughter of the Rev. James - At Linlithgow, Mr John Fife, cloth-merchant Howison M. Craufurd of Braehead. there, much regretted.

- At Bishop Middleham, in the county of 23. At Ding wall, Mrs Barbara Munro, aged 80 Durham, Miss Jamima Carnegie Napier, youngyears, relict of the deceased George Munro, Esq. est daughter of the late Major-General the Hon. - Rear-Admiral Prowse, C.B.

Mark Napier. -- At Portobello, Bain Whyt, only so 1 of the 31. At Edinburgh, Miss Mary Ogilvie, youngRev. Mr Glen.

est daughter of the late Alexander "Ogilvie, Esq. 24. At Plymouth, William Richard Smith, Esq. of Auchiries. Post Captain in the R.N.

- At Brechin, Alexander Ritchie, Esq. - At Banff, Mrs Elizabeth M.Killigin, relict of - At Kirkwall, Thomas, youngest son of Tho. James Sim, Esq. late of Mount Pleasant.

mas Polloxfen, Esq. 25. At his apartments, York Buildingę, Mary. April 1. At Orwell, near Kinross, Mrs James le-bonne, London, Dr John Gray, late physician Skelton. to Haslar Hospital, aged 58. During the event ...- At Edinburgh, George Russell, of inch, Esq. ful period of the French Revolutionary war, he W .S. held various responsible offices connected with - Suddenly, at his house in Portsburgh, Edinthe medical department of the navy. St Vincent, burgh, Mr Jaines Inglis, much regretted by his Nelson, and Collingwood, were his personal numerous friends and tenants. friends. It was at the direct request of the Hero 3. At his mother's house, Stirling, at the early of the Nile, on his return from the pursuit of the age of 14 years, Mr William Graham, son of the French to the West Indies, in 1805, that he was late Captain Edward Graham, of the Honourable made physician to the fieet which won the battle East-India Company's Bengal artillery. of Trafalgar.

- At Edinburgh, James Bell, Esq. adyocate. - At the Manse of Rerwick, at the great age Had it not been for the natural weakness of his of 89, the Rev. James Thomson, minister of constitution, which, without repressing his intel that parish. He was a profound scholar, a pious. lectaal energies, effectually interrupted his publy persuasive orator, and a heavenly example to lic exertions, there can be little doubt that Mr his people. Few men have passed through so Bell would have eminently distinguished himself long a life with a more amiable character. it in the honourable profession to which he belonginay be truly said, in his heart there was no guile. ed. By those who had an opportunity of appreSix of his sons, grown to manhood, attended the ciating them, his talents, both as a lawyer and a funeral, and consigned the mortal remains of man of letters, were well understood to be of the their reverend father to the grave. Several years highest order. ago, one of his sons was appointed his assistant - At 22, Windsor-Street, Edinburgh, Cecil, and successor, and it is a singular circumstance

and it is a singular circumstance youngest son of Samuel Joseph, Esq. that the parish of Rerwick, as is said, has not - At his house, Smith's Place, Leith Walk, been vacant since the Reformation.

in the 63d year of his age, and the 38th of his - At Redhall, Mrs Inglis, wife of John Inglis, ministry, the Reverend Thomas Aitchison, pastor Esq. of Auchindinny.

of the first United Associate Congregation, Leith. - At her uncle's house, Great King Street, To those who were acquainted with the benignity Edinburgh, Miss Alison Tweedie, daughter of the of his disposition, the rectitude of his conduct, deceased Mr Alex. Tweedie, late in Dreva.

the ardour of his faith, and his zeal in his Master's 26. At Kelso, Robert Turner, Esq. late Royal service, any eulogium of ours would be unnecesMilitary Surveyor, aged 49.

sary. He was beloved and esteemed by his friends, -- At Greenock, suddenly, Miss Jean M'Neill, and he is regretted by all. He discharged, in an eldest daughter of the late James M.Neill, Esq. eminent manner, the duties of the ministerial Collector of Customs at that port.

office, and " was an Israelite, indeed, in whom 27. At Nairn, Mr James Falconer, merchant there was no guile." of his professional characthere, aged 82, much and justly regretted.

ter, the chief feature was undoubtedly his devo- At Cove, Jeffery Irving, Esq. of Cove, in the tional talents. There was a fervency and pathos 79th year of his age.

in his prayers which never failed to make a deep At his house, Newton-on-Ayr, aged 67. Mr impression. We have often listened to himn with John Hunter, formerly one of the Bailies of New. delight, and 'returned humbler, if not better ton.

men. Mr Aitchison's public and private life are At the Manse of Cortachy, the Rev, John an imperishable monument to his inemory. His Gourlay, minister of the united parishes of Cor name is associated with almost every laudable tachy and Clova, in the 70th year of his age. and charitable institution of the metropolis; and,

28. At Liverpool, Edward Airey, Esq. Comp to every cause of benevolence, he was a willing troller of his Majesty's Customs at the port of and stedfast friend. He exemplified in private Whitehaven. He was formerly Captain in the the duties he enjoined. Few men have appeared 39th regiment, and on the Staff of Lord Hill, and to more advantage, when sickness or bereavement commanded the detachment which performed were claims upon his sympathy and condolence. the funeral obsequies of the late gallant and la The cause of the afflicted and widowed sufferer mented Commander, Sir John Moore, at Corunna. was his own. His death-bed scene was a Christian

-- Suddenly, at Dumfries, Mr Edward Daw. triumph, and a demonstration of his faith. Du. son, writer, aged 33.

ring a long and painful illness he displayed the - At Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Mr Jaines inost tranquil and resigned disposition, and often Corbett, merchant.

prayed in spirit, “Lord, not my will, but thine be done." He closed his eyes in peace, stedfast April 10. Al Ann Street, Stockbridge, Edinin his faith, and confident in the hope of a glo- burgh, Christina Hogarth, third daughter of Mr rious immortality. Mr Aitchison had his trials, Alexander Ballantyne. but they are over. His griefs are bounded by - At his house, Crieff, Mr John Drummond, the grave; but his joys can never pass away.

cattle dealer, aged 64 years. . The good man dies-it grieves us;

- At Newtonlees, near Dunbar, aged 76. Mr Why should the good man die?

Grive Wilson; a man whose fervent piety, active He dies--but, dying, leaves us

beneficence, and moral uprightness, have endearA lasting legacy."

ed his memory to all who enjoyed the pleasure We must not forget to mention, that we have of his acquaintance. seldom seen a funeral so respectably and nume - At Reith, Mrs Mary Murray Grant, relict of rously attended, or witnessed a greater concourse Janies Gordon, Esq. late Surgeon in Keith, and of sorrowing spectators. He has left many weep daughter of the late John Grant of Gallovie, Esq. ing friends, and a disconsolate widowed wife, to 11. At Edinburgh, Anne Elizabeth, eldest lament his loss. His highly-respectable congre- daughter of Coll Macdonald, Esq. W.s. gation has been deprived of a faithful pastor, - At Montrose, in the soth year of her age, whose whole soul was in his duty. Yet * they Mrs Milne, relict of the late Bailie Audrew Milne. sorrow not as those who have no hope." For, - At London, the Honourable Mrs Boyd, wi"Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord, they dow of the Honourable Charles Boyd, and daughshall rest from their labours, and their works ter of the deceased Alexander Lockhart, Esq. Lord shall follow them." " Mark the perfect man, Covington, one of the Senators of the College of and behold the upright, for the end of that man Justice. is peace."

- At Edinburgh, the Rev. Duncan Forbes, April 4. At Lothian-Street, Edinburgh, Mrs Jane M. D. Ross, wife of Mr William Grinton, merchant,

At Newtondon, near Kelso, after a very and, on the 6th, his infant son.

short illness, occasioned by a spasmodic affection - At a very advanced age, Henrietta, relict of of the stonnach, Sir Alexander Don, Bart. M.P. the late George Maxwell, Esq. of Carruchan.

of Newtondon. - At Leslie, Mrs Ireland, aged 79. She en 12. At Aberdeen, Mr Hugh Cochran, in the joyed her faculties to the last. Although a great 83d year of his age. reader, on certain occasions, she never used spec. - At Hawick, Walter Haddon, grocer and tacles in her life, and bore her long and painful spirit dealer, much and justly regretted. illness with Christian fortitude and resignation.

- At Lanark, Captain John Tod. - At Dreva, Mr John Tweedic, junior, writer 13. At Edinburgh, in the 79th year of ber age, in Edinburgh, a young man of great promise, and Mrs Helen Wait, relict of Mr John Tait, farmer deeply regretted by his relations and acquaint in Roxburgh West Mains, much and justly reances.

gretted by a number of friends and acquaintances 5. At the Mill of Arntully, parish of Kinclaven, - At her house, 28, Gayfield Square, EdinMr Thomas Stewart, in the 101st year of his age. burgh, Mrs Janet Foggo, widow of the late George This respectable man enjoyed through life an un. Ireland, Esq. common portion of good health. By his last ill 14. At her house, in Stanhope-Street, May Fair, ness he was confined to bed for a few days, but London, in the 86th year of her age, the Right he retained the perfect use of his mental faculties Hon. Philadelphia Hannah, relict of the late The to the hour of his death.

mas Viscount Cremorne, and Baron Dartrey, of -- At Mayfield, May Ferguson Robertson, third the kingdom of Ireland. Her Ladyship was the daughter of the late James Robertson, Esq. W.S. grand-daughter of William Penn, founder of

- At Leith, Charles John, eldest son of Lieu. Pennsylvania, North America, and was born in tenant Charles Smith, R.N.

its capital of Philadelphia, after which city she 6. At Shaftesbury House, Bayswater, William was named. Davidson, Esq. in the 69th year of his age.

15. At Minnihive, Mr Andrew Hunter, who, - At Montrose, after a lingering illness, borne for upwards of forty years, has been an elder of with meekness and resignation, Mrs Henry West. the parish of Glencairn. On the 10th of February anacott, in her 39th year, leaving a husband and last he completed his 92d year. He was the Me nine children to deplore her untimely loss.

thuselah of his parish, and very much respected. -Mr Alexander Maclauchlan, son of the late - At Dundonnell House, Ross-shire, Kenneth William Maclauchlan, Esq. of Auchintroig.

Mackenzie, Esq. of Dundonnell. - At Glasgow, Major Alexander M‘Kay, Lag. 16. At Norton Place, Edinburgh, Mr John Nigan, Islay.

cholson, aged 18. 7. At Portobello, Joseph Williamson, Esq. prin - Ai No. 48, Rose-Street, Edinburgh, Mrs eipal clerk of teinds, aged 82.

Forrest, in the 87th year of her age. - At Binacre Hall, Suffolk, in his 81st year, - At Mains of Letham, parish of St. Vigeans, Sir Thomas Gooch, Bart.-He is succeeded by in the 83d year of his age, Mr Alex. Fullerton, his eldest son, Thomas Sherlock, M.P. for Suffolk. farmer there. -- At Ehe, Mr William Walker, tanner.

17. At Gallowberry, John Corrie, Esq. of Gal- At Melville Mill, lasswade, Mr Alexander lowberry. Brown, aged 85 years. During the whole course - At Leith, Mr William Hunter, Tide Surveyor of his life, he never slept a night out of the village. of Customs there.

-- At Duke-Street, Leith, Mr Anthony Laird, - At 13, North Hanover-Street, Glasgow, Pe. cooper and fish curer there.

ter Buchanan, Esq. of Auchmar. - At Edinburgh, Robert Beatson, youngest - At the manse of Muthill, the Rev. John son of W. A. Lawrie, W. S.

Russell, who, for upwards of 16 years, ably and 8. At Edinburgh, Catherine Ann Bennett, wi faithfully discharged the laborious duties of the dow of the late Captain James Nicolson, R. N. ministry in that extensive parish.

-- At Aberdeen, Convener John Webster, in - Aged 67, the Rev. David M Indoe, 36 years the 84th year of his age.

minister of the Scotch church in Groat Market, 9. At North St. James's-Street, Edinburgh, Newcastle. Margaret, youngest daughter of the late Mr James 18. At his house, in Minto-Street, Newington, Saunders, W. S. and wife of Mr Thos. Beveridge, Edinburgh, Thomas Riddell, younger of Cumiewriter, Edinburgh.

stown. - At Burndales, Mrs Creigheton, aged 56 years,

At Edinburgh, Miss Isabella Wedderburn much and justly regretted by her friends, and a Scrymgeour, daughter of Henry Wedder burn of numerous circle of acquaintances. Her loss will Wedderburn and Birkhill, Esq. be severely felt by the poor.

-At Edinburgh, Mrs S. C. Campbell, daugh-- In London, Lieutenant-General Philip Kear. ter of the late James Ramsay, Esq. Acomptantney Skinner.

General of Excise, and relict of the late Major 30. At Barrosa-Street, Perth, Miss Barbara John Campbell, of 76th regiment of foot.me Marshall.

19. At an advanced age, the Right Rev. Dr - In the Glasgow Royal Infirmary, of typhus Milner, Bishop of Castabala, and Vicar Apostolic fever, caught in the discharge of his duty, Mr of the Midland district. Samuel Gordon, physicians' clerk.

- At Gateside, Dear Paisley, Wm. Burns, Esq.

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GENERAL INDEX.

ABOLITION of slavery, remarks on the, Chaucer, and his Testament of Love, 664
63

Church Patronage Society, and its pro-
Administration in India, summary of cedure, objections to the, 164
the Marquis of Hastings, I

Clapperton and Denbam's Discoveries in
Adiniralty, trial of Duncan M'Innes in Africa, review of, 385
the High Court of, 109

Classical education, on the importance of,
Admonitory epistle on the editorial func 273
tion, 157

Comet steam-boat, lines on the loss of
Africa, review of the recent discoveries the, 80—Trial of M'Innes, master of

in, 385_Notice of travellers in, 609 the, 109_Sentence of the Admiralty
Agricultural Reports, 122, 250, 378, Court suspended by the High Court of
505, 633, 759

Justiciary, 113
Almanack, the Edinburgh Literary, re. Commons, House of, proceedings in the,
view of, 94

231-Discussions on the currency,
American farmer, letter from, to a friend 355, 492_Farther proceedings of,
in Edinburgh, 587

600_The Budget, 613-Representa.
Andrew's, St. on the state of the Univer. tion of Edinburgh, 619_Farther pro-
sity of, 90

ceedings of, 739_Foreign Corn, 741
Anecdote of the olden time, 30

-Corn Law's Bill, 743
Annan, a visit to, 39

Cook and Housewife's Manual, by Meg
Anti-Slavery Society of Edinburgh, meet. Dods, review of, 468
ing of the, 241

Corday, Charlotte, account of her exécu.
Antwerp, siege of, in 1584-5, 144, 576

tion, 429
Appointments, Promotions, &c. 117, Corrichoich, or Glen of the Mist, a visit
246, 373, 500, 628, 755

to the, 533
Art of visiting, the, 462

Corn Markets, 121, 249, 377, 504, 632
Ascog case Scotch entails-Letter on 759
the subject of the, 567

Corn Laws, remarks on the, 539
Assembly, General, proceedings of the, Corn Trade of the North of Europe, re.
747

view of Mr Jacob's Report on the, 591
Atheist, the dying one, 307

Cottager's Daughter, the, 284
Atlas, the Edinburgh Geographical and Curious Book, remarks on the, 270
Historical, 321

David, the painter, last moments of, 638
Austria, the illness of the Emperor of, Deaths, 126, 254, 383, 510, 639, 767
480

Dedications, a short chapter on, 513
Ayr, melancholy occurrence at, 367 Denham and Clapperton's discoveries in
Bankrupts, British, 124, 252, 380, 507, Africa, review of, 385
635, 762

Disturbances in Lancashire, 626
Bavaria, patriotic conduct of the new Dods, Mrs Margaret, review of her Sys-
King of, 103, 350

tem of Cookery, 468
Births, 125, 254, 383, 509, 638, 765 Douglas, William, or the Scottish Exiles,
Blaquiere's Narrative of a Second Visit to review of, 706
Greece, 301

Drawing Institution of Edinburgh, ac.
Border games, 499

count of the, 190
Border legend, a, 292

Dream confirmed, the, 201
Border story, a, 526

Dying Atheist, the, 307
Brazil, intelligence from, 226

Edinburgh-Meeting to forward the
Bruce, John, Esq. of Grangehill, biogra. erection of the New High-School, 107
phical notice of, 637

-Sessional School of, account of its
Buonaparte, review of Captain Maitland's origin, progress, and plan of teaching

narrative of the surrender of, 716 in, 129_Evening School, 141_Tron
Burmese war, progress of the, 227, 609 Church Parish Sabbath Evening School,
its termination, 736

143— Account of the Drawing Institu-
Byron, Lord, original anecdotes of, 704 tion of, 190~ Annual Report of the
Caithness, account of Mary the maniac of, state of the Royal Infirmary, 238—
188

Meeting of the Anti-Slavery Society,
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