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1751. Ibe MONTHLY CHRONOLOGER 523 a few days before Mr. Jeffryes was shot ; Sir Clement Cotterel Dormer, knt, Samuel but he did not swear that it was Swan that Gale, Esq; Cromwell Mortimer, M. D. did shoot him, or who did ; because, he Jeremiah Mills, D. D. Richard Rawlinsays, he went away out of the neighbour. lon, L. L. D. James Theobalds, Esq; Mr. hood of Walthamstow a few days before George Vertue, Edward Umfreville, Philip the said murder was committed,
Carteret Webb, James Weft, and Daniel This Matthews was committed to Wray, Esqrs. Brown Willis, L. L. D. and Cerkenwell Bridewell by Sir Samuel Gower, Philip Yorke, Esq; who proceeded to busialong with the abovenamed John Swan, ness, and re-elected all the other old memon the zoth of June laft, 14 days before bers, as impowered by the great seal. See the murder was perpetrated, for being p. 475.) found with a brace of pistols upon them,
FRIDAY, 15. a powder. horn with gunpowder cherein,
The Rt. Hon. the house of peers preand a pair of rich ear rings in a shagreen
sented their humble address of thanks to case ; and for his discharge Elizabeth Jef his majesty for his moft gracious speech fryes appeared the next day before the said from the throne. (See this address with his justice, and said the earings were hers, majesty's answer, p. 515.) and the pistols her uncle's, which Swan,
SATURDAY, 16. who was her uncle's servant, was carrying,
The humble address of the Hon. house by order, to be cleaned; upon which, on of commons was this day presented to the a re-examination, they were both dis king ; (which see, together with his maje. charged, and the paid their fees.
Ay's answer, p. 515, 516.)
TUESDAY, 19. The Atate lottery began drawing at Guild. The anniversary of the birth of her hau.
royal highness the princess dowager of of the ten malefa&tors condemned the Wales was celebrated, who then entered Jant sessions at the Old Bailey, (see p. 475.) into the 33d year of her age. the ax following were this day executed at
THURSDAY, 21. Tyburn, viz. Alexander Byrne, James This night was the eclipse of the moon, Malone, Terence Mac-Cane, William of which we gave a type and calculation in Holmes, John Newton, and Francis Man our last, p. 466. It was very visible from deville. The under theriff attended the
the clearners of the sky at that time. (€ execution, which was performed with began a little aster 8, and ended atout il. great decency and order.
A great num Eight digits of the 12 were eclipsed. ber of failors, and others, appearing armed
FRIDAY, 22. with bludgeons, under pretence of rescuing The Hon. Alexander Murray, Esq; was their acquaintances from the surgeons, again ordered into custody by the house of were, by order of the sheriff, disarmed, and the bodies of the unfortunate criminals About this time an account was brought were cut down and delivered to their
from Jamaica, of a dreadful hurricane that friends, with the same peace and order as happened there on Sept. 11.
It began they were executed. Five high conftables, about one in the moming and lalled till and upwards of 200 petry conftables and Near 30 Mhips and vetsels were lost, headboroughs, attended.
Samuel Bacon, rome with their whole crews; and a great Emanuel Clarke, and Weston Rakes were many lost their masts, and were oiner. reprieved for transportation for life. And
wise very much damaged, with the loss of no report was made to his majesty, by the part of their crews. All the sugar canes recorder, of Elizabeth Wills, on account
were lodged, and many houses and all the of her pregnancy. (See their several.
Negro huts were blown down. One while crimes in the place above referred to.) man, and several Negroes were killed by THURSDAY, 14.
the falling of the houses.
Most of the The king went to the house of peers, wharfs in Kingston were blown away, with The usual state and folemnity, and or greatly damaged ; likewise those to the the commons being sent for up and at windward and leeward gone, with several tending, his majesty opened the session houses. Most of the canes in the cane. with a molt gracious speech to both houses. pieces were either lodged or washed away; (See p. 514.)
many works destroyed, and several Nc The same day, at the mitre tavern in
groes, cattle, &c. killed. Fleet-Areet, was opened the new charter of the society of antiquaries ; and in it were
EXPLANATION of tbe STATIONERS found named as officers, Martin Folkes,
ALMANACK, for 17;2. Erg; president, Charles Compton, Esq; trea This Almanack is ornamented with a furer, John Ward, L. L. D. and Pr. Rhet. curiously engraven head. piece, designed by Greth. director, and Ms. Joseph Ames, Mr. S. Wale, representing K. Edward III. secretary. The council were lords Fitz. holding in his right hand a garter, which williams and Willoughby of Brooke, Sir the countess of Salisbury dropt in dancing ; John Evelyn, and Sir Joseph Ayliffe, basts.
Nov. the lady's confufion ; the lively sense the to Miss Cope, youngest daughter of Sir king had of it; with the sneers of the Jonathan Cope, bart. in Oxfordshire. courtiers on that occasion, are all here 17. Edward Burges, Esq; of Hindon, delicately touched, and the different pas. to Miss Judith Brown, of St. James'sfions admirably well expressed. From this street, a 15,oool. fortune. incident the most noble order of the garter John Fielding, Efq; to Miss Elizabeth was first instituted, in the year 1350.
Whittingham, of Staffordshire. is a military order, consisting of 26 knights, 24. Thomas Bristow, Esq; of Gray's. or companions, generally all peers, or Inn, to Miss Fanny Lee, of Bloomsbury. princes, whereof the king of England is The marriage of Mr. Lloyd, of Golden-lase, lovereign ; and there have been 8 em. mentioned in Auguf laft, was a mistake. perors, and 28 foreign kings, besides princes, Nov. 5. The lady of Barnaby Backwell, of this order since its institution. They Efq; delivered of two daughters. wear a garter set with precious stones on 8. The lady of Charles Talbot, Esq; of the left leg, with this motio, Hori fost qui a son and heir. mal y pense, q.d. Sbame to bim wbo tbinks The lady of Joseph Gulston, jun. Erg; ovil bereof.
of a daughter.
14. The wife of James Piercy, a very MARRIAGES and BIRTHS.
honest industrious man, al Old Brent. pat, 26.
ford, of three boys, christened Matthew, fefs'd of a large eftale in Mark, and Luke, and likely to live ; and Herefordshire, to Miss Theodutia Fenning, that day ri months the same woman had an heirels.
3 boys and a girl at a birth. Stephen Thompson, Efq; an eminent
17. The lady of General Winyard, of a merchant, to the second daughter of the daughter. Jate Dr. Hall, physician to the Charter 13. The lady of Sir Thomas Parkyns, Hours
bart, of a daughter. 31. Rev. Mr. Thomas Lowe, chaplain 22. Lady Elizabeth Waldegrave, daugha of Chelsea.college, and rector of Epworth, ter to the earl Gower, and wife of the in Lincoln thire, to Miss Elizabeth Furye, Hon. col. Waldegrave, of a son and heir. youngest daughter of Peregrine Furye, Eig;
25. The lady of Sir Edmund Wallnih, of Mr. Haycock, an eminent apothecary a son and heir. and surgeon at Stoke-Newington, to Miss
DLAT S. Godfrey, daughter of Edward Godfrey,
R. Alexander Raite, proof Hampstead, Esq; a 10,ocol. fortune.
fessor of philosophy, in the Mr. Isaac Lamprey, an eminent mer King's College, Aberdeen. chant in Tower-streer, to Miss Lownds, of 28. Thomas Place, Esq; one of the Ware, in Hertfordrhire.
pages of the bedchamber to his majesty. Samuel Stevens, Eļq; of Ham, in Eflex, Mrs. Briñow, aged about 80, mother to Miss Isabella Andrews, of Bow.
to John Bristow, Esq; depury governor of Nov. 6. Richard Vaughan, of the Mid
the S. S. company, and to William Bristyw, dle-Temple, Esq; only son and heir of the
Erg; one of the commissioners of the reHon. John Vaughan, Ery; knight of the
venue in Ireland, to the couniels of Efnire ior Caermarthenshire, to Miss Mar fingham, countess of Buckingham, Mrs. garcia Elizabeth Phillipps, an heireis of
Dashwood of Suffolk, and two daughters 30,cool, fortune.
unmarried ; and grandmother to John 3. Thomas Phillips, Esq; pofseffed of a Ward, of Westerham, in Kent, Esq; sonliderable estare in Shropshire, to Miss
39. Rev. Mr. Pordage, subdean of the Floyd, of Morilake, an heiress.
king's chapel, rector of St. Fagan's, in 9. Mr. Richard Siddall, chemist, in Glamorganshire, and clerk in orders of Panion-street, to Miss Sukey le Febre, St. George's, Hanover-square. fourth diughter to John le Febre, of Tot Nov. 1. Hon. col. Thomas Lascelles, tenham, Esq;
late surveyor general of the ordnance, in 10. Martin Jarvis, Esq; a merchant of
the 82d year of his age. He was also chief this city, to Miss Sarah Coates, of New
engineer of Great Britain, and deputy Bond-ftreet.
quarter master general cf all his majesty's 15. Anthony Askew, Esq; M. D. eldest forces. He had been 63 years in the ferSon of Dr. Andrew Alkew, an crainent vice of his king and country, was at the phyfician al Newcastle upon Tyne, to Miss glorious battle at the Boyne, and dan, Swinburn, a 10,000l, fortune,
gerously wounded at Hockftet. He under. 16. Mr. Lyde Brown, an eminent re.
went the fatigue of 21 campaigns, and was finer in Foster. Lane, to Miss Bar well, of present at 36 engagements. Bread-street, a 10,000l. fortune.
6. John Selwyn, Efq; member of par. William Chelwynd, jun. Esq; member liament for the city of Gloucester: He was of parliament for Scockbridge in Hampthie,
17517 DEATHS, PROMOTIONS, &e. 525
Mr. John Wine, at Holt, in Lincolnshire, of Shrewsbury, to the rectory of St. a gentleman of an exceeding good character, Mary's, in Shropshire.-Mr. Smallbrook,
7. Rey. Dr. John Madden, dean of Kile by the countess dowager of Montrath, more, in Ireland.
to the living of Wem, in Shropshire.-Dr. 8. Sir Thomas l'Estrange, of Hunftan. Hay, of the commons, made chancellor of ton, in Norfolk, bart. who dying without the diocese of Worcester.-Mr. Althamlon, issue, the dignity and eftate devolves to his M. A. presented by Sir Peter Warburton, only brother, now Sir Henry l’Entrange, Bart. to the rectory of St. Mary's, in Leia of Greffenhall in the same county, bart.
cestershire. -Dr, Yates, by the Hon. Mrs. Dr. Widgley, a physician of great prac. Lewis, grandmother to the earl of Plytice, at Leicester.
mouth, to the rectory of St. Fagan's, in is, Mr. Tobias Charlton, who had been Glamorgan Mire.-Mr. Clendon, by the upwards of 40 years a clerk in the secre master and fellows of Emanuel college, tasy's office, at the India. House.
Cambridge, to the rectory of Brompton 14. Hon. col. Charles Amyand Pawlet, Regis, in Somersecchire, in the room of member for Christchurch, Hants, to whom Mr. Gammage, deceased.Dr. Allen, apthe 10,000l. prize in the lottery, that was pointed by the bishop of London, as dean drawn this very day, was said to belong. of the chapel royal, fubdean thereof.
John Hodgson, Efq; late a supercargo in Richard Robinfon, D. D. promoted by his the service of the Eart. India company, majesty, to the bishoprick of Killalue and who has left his father, the master of the Achonry, in Ireland, in the room of bishop mathematical school, in Christ's. Hospital, Cary, deceased. - Henry Maxwell, M. A. 200l, a year for life.
appointed by his majesty, dean of Kil. Rev. Mr. Hotchkis, many years head more, in Ireland, in the room of Dr. Made master of the Charter house school, which den, deceased. he resigned in 1748, and rector of Ballham, PROMOTIONS Civil and Military, in Cambridgeshire, a living worth neas HARLES Townley, Esq; York heo 400l. per ann.
16. Rt. Hon. the lady dowager Dillon. the room of John Cheale, Esq; deceased.
Mr. George Graham, well skilled in all -Capt. Wilkinson, made adjutant to his the branches of the mechanicks, a most royal highness the duke's reg. of foot celebrated watchmaker, and fellow of the guards, Dickens, Esq; made a capt. Royal Society.
in the same regiment.--Dr. Wilcox, maRev. Philip Doddridge, D. D. at Lisbon, ster of Clare.hall, elected vice-chancellor of whither he went for the recovery of his Cambridge.—Dr. Milner, chosen an addi. health,
tional physician to St. Thomas's hospital, 19. Henry Arnauld, Esq; poffefied - Dr. Thomas Salisbury, one of the adof a great eftate at Hayes, in Middlesex. vocates of Doctors Commons, made judge
20. Mr. James Newton, one of the of the high court of admiralty, in the room warehouse keepers to the East India com. of Sir Henry Penrice, knt, who resigned : pany, aged near too.
And soon after Dr. Salisbury received the Mr. John Chambers, of Portsmouth, honour of knighthood. - Hon. Joseph fisherman, called the admisal of the fisher. Yorke, Esq; made his majesty's minister men, by whon he was much honoured, plenipotentiary to their high mightinesses in the jooth year of his age. His corpse che states general. was carried by fix great grandsons, and Perfons declar'd BANKRUPTS. his pall supported by 6 great grand OGER Peck, of St. Saviour's, Southand daughters, grandsons and grand Benj. Legood, the elder, late of Bodney, daughters, great grandsons and great grand. in Norfolk, callow.chandler.-George Hedaughters, and their children, two and liger, late of London, merchant.-Samuel two, amounting to 72.
Nicholson, late of the parish of St. Anne, 22. Dr. Samuel Horseman, at his house in Middlesex, victualler.- James Carlos, in Hatton-Garden, one of the fellows, of St. Mary Magdalen, Bermondsey, vicand treasurer of the Royal College of Phy. tualler, William Hawkins, now or late ficians.
of Wolverhampton, linen-draper and mer24. The countess dowager of Shaftsbury, cer. - William Parratt, of Leather lane, mother of the present earl.
pawnbroker.- William Barber, of Chelms. Peter le Fevre, E 9; at Walthamstow, ford, chee emonger.- John Gravenor, late an eminent malt diftiller, and high theriff of St. Andrew's, Holbourn, dealer. for Elfex,
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