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The MONTHLY CHRONOLOGER. A few days after they were carried to the an attorney, one Dixon, and two others, secretary of state's office at Whitehall, for a conspiracy in swearing sodomy against when, after a short examination, they the Hon. Edward Walpole, Erq; in order were all discharged, except the printer and to extort money from him ; when, after a publisher.

long hearing, they were all four found
Acco: ding to Mr. Labelye, in his de. guilty. Alexander was committed prilo.
fcription of Westminfter-bridge, the quan ner to the King's. bench, and is to receive
tity of stone materials in that noble struc. judgment next term. Dixon absconded
ture is near double che quantity of the before the jury brought in their verdict,
faine materials in the cathedral of St. Paul, and the two others never appeared.
(See p. 281.)

MONDAY, July 1.

The sessions ended at the Old-Bailey, The act of parliament for preventing when the nine following malefactors rethe excessive drinking of spirituous liquors ceived sentence of death, viz John Young, fully took place on this day. We gave a for house-breaking ; Rebert Glascow, for parricular account of this act in our last, robbing Joseph Weedon on the highway, p. 269. But as to the additional clause of a gold ring, a pair of lilver shoe-buckles, mentioned, p. 282, we were misinformed, and other things; Edward Dixon, for no such clause being in the act.

smuggling ; Thomas Catchpole, an out. TUESDAY, 2.

Jaw'd smuggler ; Richard Holland and At two o'clock the poll ended at Guild Daniel Thorowgood, for a street-robbery ; hall between Sir John Bosworth, knt, late Garret Lawler and Thomas Masterson, for chamberlain, and Marthe Dickenson, Esq; robbing Mr. Couty of a hat, in the Strand; alderman of Queenhithe.ward, 'for sheriff and William Brown, for forging and pubof London and Middlesex, when the num. Jishing a seaman's power of attorney:bers were, for Mr. Dickenson 699, and No less than four persons were charged for Sir John Bosworth 394 ; whereupon with the horrid crime of perjury, in this the former was declared duly elected to one seffions, in order to swear off prisonserve in that important office for the year ers; and were accordingly taken into cus. ensuing, together with Slingsby Bethell,

tody. Elq; alderman of Wallbrook-ward, who

THURSDAY, IT. was declared on Midsummer day. (See This morning, at fix o'clock, her royal p. 282.)

highness the princess of Wales was brought WEDNESDAY, 3.

to bed of a princess at Leicester-house, About three o'clock this morning, Mr. who about eleven days after was christned Jefferies, who formerly kept a butcher's by the name of Caroline Matilda ; the Thop in Bearbinder-lane, near Stocks. sponsors being, his royal highness the market, but having acquired a confiderable prince of Wales, her royal bighness the fortune, had retired from business, was princess Caroline, represented by the lady cruelly shot and Itabbed in his bed, at his viscountess Irwin, and her royal highness boule at Walthamstow. His family con the lady Augufta. fifted of a niece, a man- servant, and a His majesty has issued out a proclamati. maid-fervant, and about the time he is on for putting the laws in force against the mentioned to have received the wounds, persons who fall make any counterseit the inhabitants were alarmed by the shrieks halfpence or fari hings, as likewise against of his niece from a window, who, on their the persons who mall utter the same, assembling to know the cause, informed knowing them to be counterfeit. The pe. them, that fome rogues had broke into the ralty against the persons counterfeiting the house, and murdered her uncle. But from fame, or any pes son or persons aiding or various circumftances, when the matter allisting therein, is two years imprisonwas examined into, it was suspected that ment, and to find security for their good housebreakers were not concerned in this behaviour for two years afterwards ; and horrid act, the house not being plundered, a reward of ten pounds is ordered for the nor any place discovered where they could informer. probably enter. Many other causes of The house of William Paine King, Esq; Suspicion were mentioned, which we must at Fine Shade in the county of Northampleave to futurity. However it be, the un. ton, being on Sunday the 23d of June laft happy gentleman died of his wounds about maliciously ret on fire, by persons unknown, eighi on Wednesday night, after having whereby the new part thereof, together lain in the greatest agonies, and speechless, with all the furniture, was entirely conto the time of his death,

fumed, the family, confifting of 17 perFRIDAY, 5.

sons, with great difficulty escaping with Came on at the court of King's.bench their lives : His majelty, for the better dirin Westminster-hall, before the lord chief covering and bringing to justice, the perjustice Lee, a trial against ope Alexander,


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Ibe MONTHLY CHRONOLOGER. 331 fons concerned in setting the said house on all had the honour to kiss his majesty's fire, has been pleased to promise his moft hand, gracious pardon to any one of them who

TUESDAY, 23. shall discover his or her accomplices therein, Crisp Gascoyne, Esq; alderman of Vinfo that they may be apprehended and con try ward, was unanimously cholen, by the victed thereof. And the said William freeholders of the county of Effex, one of Paine King, Esq; has promised a reward the verdurers of Waltham fóreft, in the of 100l, to the first person who Mall make room of Sir Thomas Webster, Bart. de. such discovery, to be paid upon the con

ceased. Smart Lethicullier, Esq; appeared viction of one or more of the offenders. as a candidate for some time, but declined THURSDAY, 18.

a lictle before the day of the election. Was held a general court of the South

SATURDAY, 27. Sea company, when a dividend of two per This morning, about two o'clock, the cent. for the half year's interest due at insides of two houses in Brewhouse. Yard, Midsummer on the capital stock of the said Shoe.Lane, fell in ; by which accident seven company, was declared to be payable on persons were killed, and, three had their Friday, Aug. 2.

legs and arms broke, and were otherwise FRIDAY, 19.

very much bruised. , One was taken out: The Rt. Hon, the lord mayor and court

of the rubbish without having received any of aldermen waited on his majesty at Ken.

damage. fington, to congratulate him on the birth of

MONDAY, 29. a princess ; when Richard Adams, Esq; John Young having been reprieved for the recorder, made their compliments in transportation for life, the other eight male. the following speech.

factors condemned the last sessions at the

Old Bailey, were this day executed at Ty. Molt gracious Sovereign,

burn. (See p. 330.)

At the east end of the north ille of lord-mayor, and court of alder. Illington church, (which is now pullmg men of the city of London, humbly beg down) on a plated None, is the following leave to congratulate your majesty on the infcription : fase delivery of her royal hizhness the prin I preye the Crysten Man that bast Ey to see çefs of Wales, and the birth of a princess.

thys As we are truly sensible of the blessings To preye for the Sowlles of theym that we enjoy under your majesty's govern.

here buryed is ment, and are convinced that the security And remembre that in Cryst we be Bretherne of our rights and liberties, in time to The whych hath commaunded every Man come, depends on the protestant fucceffion

to preye for other established in your illustrious house ; it is, Thys seyth Robert Andertone and Johan at this time, a peculiar fatisfaction to us, his Wyff here wrapped in Cley that we have once more, the honour of Abydying the Mercie of Almyghty God congratulating your majesty on the increase

themfelfe Domedey of your royal family.

Whych was some Tyme Seivaunt to Sir And, upon this occafion, permit us, Sir,

George Haltyng Knight Earl to render our most dutiful thanks to your

of Huntingdon majesty, for a late fignal instance of your And pafled my Lyff in the Year of our majesty's paternal care of your people, in

Lord God the provision made by parliament for the

future tranquillity of this kingdom : A pro On whos Sowl Almyghey God have Mercy
vision moving primarily from your maje-

ity's goodness, and brought to perfection
by your majesty's wisdom. Yet, wife and

salutary as it is, we cannot forbear to ex-
press our wishes, that a long continuance kingdom of Ireland, to lady Ogle,
of your majesty's life may make it unne-

rebet of the late Sir Chaloner Ogle, Knt. cessary.

Reginald Pole, of Manibilly in Cornwall, Fixed in these sentiments of duty and Esq; to Miss Butler, fister to Francis But. gratitude, our prayers fhall always be,

ler, of the fame county, Esq; that your majesty may long reign over us ; June 26. Henry Symonds, Esq; of Hare and that the throne may be filled by your ma

in Effex, to Mils . Barbara Ruffel, of Ep. jesty's descendants, even to remotest ages. ping.

29. George Stradwick, Esq; a gentleHis Majesty's molt gracious Answer, man of a large eftate in Suflex, to Miss

Thank you for this fresh instance of Felicia Theodofia Charlotta Temple, of Ca. family. The city of London may always Robert Quarme, Esq; of Queen-street, depend upon 'he continuance of my favour Westminster, to Miss Brand, a 12,000 l,


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July 4. Solomon Dayrolles, Esq; his ma chequer and prerogative court of the arch.
jesty's refident at the Hague, to Miss Peter. bishop of York, &c.
fon, daughter of col.' Peterson.

Hon. and Rev. Mr. John Hay, rector
Francis Heyden, Esq; poffefied of a large of Epworth, in Lincolnshire, fon to the
estate in Kent, to Miss Judich Fleming of earl of Kinnoul.

Hon. William Cavendish, Efq; only fon
8. James Patterson, of Park-Place, Esq; of the lord James Cavendish.
to Mifs Jenny Martyn.

3. Rev. Dr. John Tyfon, chaplain in 11. Lord Harley, eldest son of the earl ordinary to his majefty, and prebend of of Oxfurd, to Miss Theodosia Anne Archer, Lincoln of Hanover-square, a 40,000l. fortune. 6. Giles Dance, Esq; formerly the city

- Lake, Efq; of Edmonton, governor surveyor. of the Million Bank, to Miss Spurling, of 11. Rev. Dr. Parne, senior fellow of Mark-lane.

Trinity college, Cambridge, librarian of John Land, Esq; of Thames-Ditton, to that univerfity, and chaplain in ordinary to Mirs Sarah Pryor, of the same place.

his majesty. ''18. — Skipper, Esq; captain in a regi Capt. Winter, formerly in the service of ment of foot on the Inth establishment, to

the East India company. Miss Ryves, a 10,000l. fortune.

Thomas Robinson, Efq; in the comMatthew Hall, of Denbighshire, Esq; to mission of the peace for the North Riding Miss Anne Noell,

of Yorkshire, who had confined himself 21. Ralph Osborn, of Wetton-Bridge,

to his chamber for 20 years. in Bedfordihire, Esq; io Miss Felicia Or 13. Rev. Mr. John Worrall, vicar of born, of Stukely, in the same county, the cathedrals of Christchurch and St. Pa. 22. Capt. Robert Williams, in the ser.

trick's, in Ireland, piebendary of Christ. vice of the East-India company, to Mrs. church, and master of the choirs of both Sermon, of the Temple.

cathedrals. July 4. The lady of the Rt. Hon. the

14. Harry Gough. Efq; one of the dilord Guensey, delivered of a fon and heir. rectors of the East - India company, and

15. The lady of John Mayne, Elq; of a member of parliament for Bramber, in fon and heir.

Sulfix. 26. The lady of Stephen Theodore William Colwell, Esq; only son of the Janssen, Esq; alderman of Bread-street

Colwell, Erg; merchant, of ward, and one of the members of parlia Bristol, who left him an immense fortune, ment for this city, of a son.

the bulk of which falls to his lady and an 28. Dutchefs of Montrose, of a daughter. only son, a minor.

15. Rt. Hon. John Monckton, haron of DEATHS.

Killard, in the county of Ciare and visc. IR Thomas Webster, Bart, one of the

Gallway, in Sveland, receiver general of 'verdurers of Waltham forest, who died the crown lards, and member of parliathe litter end of May lait, is succeeded in ment for Pontefract, in Yorkshire. He is dignity and estate by his eldest son, now Sir fucceeded in dignity and estate by his son, Whistler Webfter, Bart, member of par the Hon. William Monckton, Member of liament for East-Grinstead.

parliament for Thirik, in Yorkshire, now June 19. Richard Hillier, 'Esq; an emi lord visc. Gallway. nent conveyancer, near St. Maw's, in Mrs. Mary How, widow, at Mapleton, Cornwall.

in Derbyshire, aged 112. About two years 23. John Francis Buller, Esq; at his seat ago Me cut a new set of tecth. Her death in Cornwall.

was occafioned by an accident in breaking 27. John Selwyn, Esq; member of par.

her arm. liament for Whicchurch, in Hanis, and James Mackie, at Hamilton, in Scottreasurer to his royal highness the duke, land, in the rogth year of his age. He and the princesses Amelia and Caroline. was a servant belonging to his grace the

30. Rev. Mr. Michael Petty, who had duke of Hamilton, and in the 93d year of been upwards of 50 years rector of Cheli. his age married a woman upwards of 40, nield, in Kent.

by whom he had several children.
July 1. Paul Joddrell, Esq; member of Hon. S.r Oswald Money, Bart, at Rol.
parliament for Old Sarum, and folicitor leston-hall, in Staffordshire, who is suc-
general to her royal highness the princess of ceeded by his only fon, of the same name.

John Kelley, Esq; an eminent counsel.
Rt. Hon. George Wandesford, lord vfc. lor, in the Temple.
Castlecomer, baron Wandesford and baro. 2;. Edmund Fowler, Esq; at his seat at
het, in Ireland

Cheneys, in Effex, in the conmillion of
The worshipsul William Ward, LL. D. the peace for that county.
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333 27. His grace Charles Beauclerk, duke lord lieut. of the west-riding, and custoa of St. Alban's, earl of Burford, governor rotulorum of the north and west-ridings of of Windsor Castle, master falconer of Eng Yorkshire. - Sir John Cust, Bart. made land, one of the lords of his majesty's . fteward to the princess dowager of Wales. bedchamber, lord lieut. and custos roculo. --Capt. James Gibson, made major, and rum of Berkshire, principal regifter of the John Humphreys, Esq; captain, in col. court of Chancery, and knight of the most Rich's reg, of foot.—Dr. John Munro, noble order of the garter. His grace was jun. chofen joint phyfician with his racher, eldest son of Charles Beauclerk, eldest na to Bethlem and Bridewell hospitals.--Mr. tural son of K. Charles II. by Mrs. Eleanor Whiffon, chosen librarian to the university Gwin, and first duke of St. Alban's, by of Cambridge. — Robert Dinwiddie, Eiq; the lady Diana Vere, eldest daughter and made lieut. governor of Virginia. -Admicoheir to Aubrey de Vere, the 20th and ral Bofcawen, elected an elder brother of last earl of Oxford, of chat noble family. the Trinity-House, in the room of the lace His late grace is succeeded by his only fon lord Baltimore. George earl of Burford, now duke of St. Alban's,


A WLET St. John, Esq; for Win. Ecclefiaflical PREFIRMINTS.

chester, in the room of Geo. Bridges, R. William Gueft, prelented to the Esq; deceased, by a majority of eight

rectory of Coiliwefton, in North against William Pawlet, E!q; but the lat. amptonshire. -Mr. William Marth, to the ter has petitioned, complaining of an unvicarage of Bapchild, alias Backchild, in due ele&tion.-Hon. Edward Dighy, Esq; Kent.--Mr. Parfect, Thursday le&urer of for Malmsbury, in Wiltshire, in the room St. Peter's in Cornhill, appointed to the of the Hon. James Douglas, Esq; deceased. curacy of St. Edmund the King, in Lom. - Frederick Cavendish, Esq; third fun to bard. ftreet, and St. Nicholas Acons.- the duke of Devonshire, for Derbyshire, in John Goftling, M. A. presented to the the room of his brother the marquiss of rectory of Brook, near Wye; and Mr. Hartington, called up to the house of peers. Filmer, to the rectory of Crundal, near Wye; both in the diocese of Canterbury. Perfors declar'd Bankrupts, fince obose in our Francis Foot, B, L. to the living of Lin

Magazine for May.

, of M. A. to the vicarage of ineworth, in Middlesex.- John Williams, M. A. to the Philpot-lane, broker. - Harper Smith, of rectory of Cheriton, in Glamorganshire. Short's gardens, in the parish of St. Giles's John Wright, M. A. to the rectory of in the Fields, victu aller.-Wm. Smith, of Winceby, in Lincolnshire.- J«f. Bracken. Greenwich, cheesemonger.- John Green. bury, M. A. to the rectory of Lower how, late of Manchuster, dealer. - Benj. Tointon, in Lincolnshire.--Mr. Seymour, Lhuile, of Arundel street, chapman.to the rectory of Great Wetton, in Lin. William Macklean and J hn Dallas. ui Lon. colnshire. -Mr. Davis, B.L. to the rectory don, brokers.-George Hyam, of Nicholasof Burton Mills, in Suffolk.-Mr. Letsum, lane, merchant.-Char. Stinson, of Bristol, to the living of Tame, in Oxfordshire. dealer.- Francis Fanning, late of Plymouih,

merchant.-Nathaniel Linaker, late of LiPROMOTIONS Civil and Military.

verpool, merchant.-- John Osbaidefton, of HARLES Trelawney, Erq; made assay. Charlbury, in Oxfordshire, mercer.--

-- John master, or tryer of the tin, at all the Spa:ling, of Noble-Arect, ironmonger. coinages of tin in Cornwall and Devon. Martin King, of Froome, in SomersetMr. Samuel Webb, chosen by the gover Mire, hopkeeper. Abraham De Paiba, nors of Chrif's-Hospital, hall keeper at the younger, of London, broker.-David Blackwell-Hall, in the room of his father, Thew, late of Partington, in Holderness, deceased.- Robert Henley, Esq; made fol grocer. - John Widdows, of Southwark, licitor-general, and John Trelawney, Esq; clothworker. William Mackbean, late of secretary to the prince of Wales.--Earl of Silver- ftreet, merchant.-Stephen Hillyard, Albemarle, lately arrived from France, of Padworth, in Berks, house painter. made groom of the fiole to his majesty. David Smith, late of Pershore, in WorcelLord visc. Fizwilliams, made one of the tershire, chapman.- John Collworthy, of lords of his majesty's bedchamber. - Sir Exeter, merchant, -Hugh Bromedge, late Joseph Hankey, Knt, and alderman, una of Bristol, merchant.-William Whitfield, nimously choren prelident of St. Thomas's. late of Liverpool, shipwright. -- Daniel Hospital, in the room of alderman Arnold, Abraham, now or late of Manchester, deceased. William lord Cavendish, of grocer.-Leonard Philips, of St. Martin's Hardwyck, made master of the horse to his in the fields, timber-merchant, majesty.--Marquise of Rockingham, made






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