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572 MARRIAGE S; BIRTHS, &c. Dec, of Mr. Fargues, near the Barking-Dogs leading to Hoxton, in June laft. (See p.
Explanation of obe OXFORD ALMANACK. 281.) The above Portuguese confefits, THE picture above the calendar, is the. that they, with another Portuguese not yet east view of the fituation of the Rad. taken, attacked Mr. Fargues, demanding cliffeian library, between St. Mary's church his money, who saying he had none, the and the publick schols.Between St. Ma. Portuguese not taken, immediately stabbed ry's church and the said library, is a him in vno or three places, of which he view of the east end of the chapel, and foon died, and then they rified him, and side front of the library of Brazen nole found 115. in his pockets, a watch, &c. college ; over which is seen the spire of TUESDAY, 24.
All Saints church. On the other fide, adThis morning ended the drawing of the joining to the schools, is the south end of lottery at Guildball.
che convocation house, and part of the SUNDAY, 29.
Bodleian Ibrary, with a small view of the The court went into mourning for the garden and back building of Exeter college. late queen of Denmark : The ladies to -Above the buildings, are a medal of Dr. wear black Bombazine, plain mullo, or Radcliffe, and three figures representing lung lawn, crape hocds, thamoy thocs and Phyfick, Benignity and Fame ; a limbeck, gloves, and crape fars : Undress, dark which denotes chemistry ; plants and now.' Norwich crape. The men to wear black, ers, which denote botany ; the cock is an without buitons on the sleeves or pockets, emblem of vigilance, and the elephant of plain munin or long lawn cravats, and sagacity. weepers, thimoy toes and gloves, crape hatbands, and black swords and buckles :
MARRIAGIS and BIRTHS. Undress dark grey frocks.
R. Theopilus Lambert, of The cilebration of his majesty's birth.
Barking, in Efex. to Miss day, which had been put off to New. Judith Leonard, daughter of the Rev. Dr. year's day, on account of the death of the Leonard. prince of Orange, was now ordered not
Freeman, Ela; to Miss Strick. to be on that day,
land, of Grosvenor-Square, daughter of
the late Sir William Strickland, Bart, Alterations in obe Liß of PARLIAMENT, Mr. Mallelon, an eminent jeweller of
this city, to Miss Kenneday, of Red-Lion HRISTCHURCH, Hants; Hon. street, Clerkenwell.
14. John Powell Pryce, Esq; of New. Charles Amyand Paulet, decealed.
ton-hall, in Montgomeryshire, to Mirs Pontefract, in Yorkihire; major Monck. Manley, of Barley.court, in Berkshire. ton, --lord visc. Gallway, his brother, de.. 17 Ralph Jennison, of Walworth, Era; ceared.
member of parliament for Newport in the Whitchurch, Hanes ; lord Robert Ber. isle of Wight, and master of his majesty's tie,- John Selwyn, jun. Esq; deceased. buck-hounds, to Miss Sukey Allen, of
Bramber, in Suflex; John Pelham, Esq; the Flatts, a 20,000l. fortune. of Lewes, -Capt. Henry Gough, deceased... Thomas Carweil, Esq; of Nottingham
Gloucester ; Charles Barrow, Elq; Mire, to Miss Lane, of Aylesbury. John Selwyn, sen. Erq; deceased.
Paul Crouch, Esq; of the customs, ta Old Sarum; Fanshaw, Líq;--Paul Miss Cox, of Sydenham. Joddrel, Esq; deceased.
18. John Newton, Esq; of a large e. Carmarthen ; Griffith Phillips, Erg; State in Worcestershire, to Miss Molly admiral Matthews, decealed.
Williamson. St. Ives, in Cornwall; Stephens, 19. Francis Gwynn, Erg; member of Efq;- John Plumptree, Efq; deceased. parliament for Wells, to Miss Fanny Inferiprian on ibe Monument of the lote Genee
Combe, of Winchester, a 20,000l. for
tune. ral GUEST, in Westminster-Abbey,
Hon. George Townshend, Esq; eldest Sacred
son of the lord viscount Town thend, to the To thore Virtues
lady Caroline Compton, baroness of Ferrers That adorn a Christian, and a Soldier, in her own right, and one of the greatest
This marble perpetuates the Memory heireffes in England. Of Lieutenant General JOSHUA GUEST, 20. Francis Goadinge, Erq; of Hamblea Who closed a Service of Sixty Years, don, Bucks, to Miss Patty Comyn, daughe By faithfully defending
ter of the late Valens Comyn, Esq; Edinburgh Cantie
Samuel Jennings, Esq; of Ham, in Efex, Against the Rebels,
to Miss Alice Smyth, of Epping, 1745
21. Martin Madan, Efq; eldest son of His widow, who lies near him, caurod Martin Madan, Esq; member of parlia. Is to be erected.
Nov. 24. C° Northampionshire, who
BIRTHS, DEATHS, &c.
573 ment for Wooton-Basset, to Miss Hale, secretary at war, which he resigned in 1708, of Hertfordshire.
and two years after was made secrețary of Stanhope, Efq; to Miss Law.
ftate and one of the privy-council : On ton, of Sackville-street, a 10,000l. for. July 7, 1712, the aith of that reign, he tune.
was created baron St. John of Lediard 23. Hon. Richard Savage Nassau, Esq; Tregoze in the county of Wiles, and vis. brother to the earl of Rochfort, to her count Bolingbroke in the county of Lincoln, grace the dutchess of Hamilton.
with remainder, for want of issue male, to Dec. 3. Lady Ilchester, delivered of a Sir Henry St. John his father, and the heirs fon.
male of his body ; also, o&. 24, 1713, 7. Countess of Egremont, of a fon and was constituted lord lieutenant of the coun. heir.
ty of Essex; but in 1714, first of George I. 10. The lady of Henry Orton, Esq; of his honours were forfeited by his attainPeake bill, in Suffex, of a son and heir. der, nevertheless he was afterwards para
31. Countess of Northefk, of a fon. doned as to life and eftate, and came to
14. Her grace the dutchess of Gordon, England. His lordlhip married to his first of a lon,
wife, Frances, daughter and coheir to Sir 13. Lady viscountess Grandison, of a Henry Winchcomb, of Bucklebury in Berks, fon, in Ireland,
Bart. his second lady was a foreigner, but 18. Countess of Lauderdale, of a daugh. The died about two years fince, and left him ter, in Scotland.
without issue. DEAT # $.
He was well known in the republick of OL. Creed, at Oundle in letters ; and the earl of Orrery, in his life
of dean Swift, thus characterizes him as a ferved K. William, and Q. Anne, during writer. “ Lord Bolingbroke had early their wars, and was at the battle of Hock made himself mafter of books and men : Ited.
But in his first career of life, being im. 30. Anne countess dowager of Dart. merfed at once in business and pleasure, hc mouth, at her feat on Black beath.
ran thro' a variety of scenes in a surprising Dec. 3. John Wright, Esq; at his seat and excentrick manner. When his paffinear Ongar, in Efex, of an antient Roman ons fubfided by years and disappointments, catholick family, poffefTed of a large estate and when he improved his rational facul. in that county, and other parts of England, ties by more grave studies and reflection,
5. Lady Martin, reliet of Sir James Mar he shone out in his retirement with a lunire tin, Knt. near Charlton in Kenr.
to himself, tho' not seen by vulgar 8. Robert Bishop, Esq; one of the fworn eyes. The gay statesman was changed in. clerks in the high court of Chancery.
to a philosopher, equal to any of the rages Charles Benyon, Esq; brother to Rich of antiquity. The wisdom of Socrates, ard Benyon, Erq; one of the directors of the dignity and ease of Pliny, and the wit the East India company.
of Horace, appeared in all his writings and 9. Lady Charlotte Williams, youngest conversation." daughter of William duke of Powis, and 17. The right worshipfu! John Better. relict of Edward Williams, of Montgo worth, L. L. D. dean of the arches, and meryshire, Esq;
judge of the prerogative.court of Canter10. Rev. Obadiah Hughes, D. D. an bury ; which high offices he had executed eminent diffenting minister : He married upwards of 40 years. the widow of Deagle, E[q; member Sir Wiliam Gooch, Bart, whose title of parliament for Evesham in Worcester and estate devolve to the Rt. Rev. Dr. Thire, with whom he had a very large for Gooch, bishop of Ely. tune.
20. Miss Onflow, only daughter of the 14. Hon. lord James Cavendish, uncle Rt. Hon. Arthur On now, Esq; speaker to to his grace the duke of Devonshire, who the Hon. house of commons. had represented the town of Derby in seven Sir Charles Browne, Bart, aged upwards parliaments.
of so, who is fucceeded in dignity and eThe most Rev. Dr. Josiah Hurt, arch. ftate by his son, now Sir George Browne, bishop of Tuam, in Ireland.
Bart. 15. Henry St. John, Erq; late lord vir Rr. Hon. the earl of Barrymore, of the count Bolingbroke, in the 75th year of his kingdom of Ireland, age, at his leat at Battersea, by whole 24. Mrs. Bell, wife of Mr. John Bell, death that antient seat, with the manor, an eminent broker of this city. and a large eftate, descends to his nephew, 30. Dr. Barrowby, one of the physicians the lord St. John, a young nobleman now of St. Bartholomew's hospital. (See our on his travels abroad.
Maz. for 1750, p. 141.) His lace lordship havingditinguished him. (Promotions, Bankrupis, &c. fall be in felf early in the house of commons, was, Our APPENDIX.] foon after the acceMion of Q. Anne, made
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115 S. cloudy 191
170 105 105 Ž 104 103
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gl. 125 115 0 S. by E. cl. warm
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Without the Walls 446
115 E. by S. cl. warm
In Mid. and Surrey 747
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38 gd to 38 LOTTERY TICKETS, 1751, 181. 58. 191. 201. ss. 211. 231. 241. 271, 281. 3o8. gol, 4sl. 301,
FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 1951. 575
the great council by letters patent addrefiled Holland continue to deliberate upon to the parliament, which they immediate. the late prince of Orange's plan for re ly ordered to be registered. The poor havę establishing commerce ; and that affair is by this dispute got some advantage ; for in pushed on with such uncommon vigour, order to gain a little popularity, his maje. that it will probably fucceed, to the great Ity has suspended the tax on bread and some benefit of the republick'; and will facilitate other sorts of provisions.-31st. A proje&t the renewal of the treaty of commerce is under confideration, for establishing in with France, which the state has not been this city a mount of piety, or charitable able to accomplish, tho' great pains have corporation, which is to lend to the poor been taken in it ever since the peace at - sums under 12 livres, without any interest, Aix. la Chapelle. These regulations will, and that fum, or any above, at 7 per cent, 'tis also believed, be disadvantageous to -We have dismal accounts both from St. the Hamburghers, and to the new compa Domingo and Martinico of the damage ny at Embden.
done by the hurricane that happened at both Paris, Dec. 17, N. S. The parliament of in the night between the gth and 10th of Paris having retired to their separate apart. Sept. last. ments, and resolved to do no bufiness, an Madrid, Dec. 6. N.Ş. Our woollen ma. order from the king was on the 28th ult. nufactory improves every day more and delivered to every counsellor,' requiring more, by means of the great number of them to assemble next day in the chambers foreigners who come over to be employed they belonged to, and administer justice, in it. There are above fixty different on pain of disobedience. Accordingly, on places where this manufacture is carried the 29th they assembled, but as none of on ; and the court has given orders for the advocates attended, on pretence that setting up others in several places of the they had not been ordered, no business kingdom. 'Tis computed, that fince the could be done. On the ift Inst. the coun. year 1749, not le's than 5000 pieces of sellors assembled again, but the advocates cloth have been worked up in this kingdom, still refusing to appear, a new order froin a great part of which was exported in the the king was delivered to the former, re register (hips. There is a talk of laying a quiring them to adminifter justice, and to heavy duty on the exportation of our wool, see that the advocates and attorneys did if not an absolute prohibition. Mr. Keene, their duty, on pain of his majesty's high ambassador from the king of Great-Britain, indignation ; on which a committee of has lately had anocher long conference with twelve were appointed to examine the the ministry, relating to the settlements of king's juffory letters, and to make their the Englih upon the musqueta shore, and report next day, which they accordingly the fort which they have built in the inand did, and thereupon there was a long dabate, of Rattan, in America. Our court prebut at laat it was resolved to obey his ma. tends that these settlements are contrary to jesty's orders ; for if they had not, it was the tenor of the late treaty of Aix-la-Cha. thought, they must have travelled, or per pelle ; but on the other hand, the Britih haps the king would have put an end to court thinks it has a right to support them, their being, and appointed a new judica by virtue of former treaties which were ture. On the 12th the deputies of the confirmed by that of Aix-la-Chapelle, parliament waited on his majesty at Ver. This incident roems to have somewhat re. Cailies, to acquaint him with their obedi tarded Mr. Keene's negotiation concerning ence to his orders, to which he answered, a free navigation in the West Indies ; but “ My parliament could not have been too it is not doubted but that proper measures expeditious in resuming their functions, will be found out to accommodate this af. fince no motive whatsoever can justify their fair. In the mean time the court has sent interrupting them. I am fully sensible of freth orders to the commanders of places the importance of the trust committed to in America, relating to the conduct to be them, which is fufficient to diffipate their observed by our Guarda Costa's in chofe fears, I expect that by their submission, parts.--20th. 'Tis said, that our court has their attachment, and their fidelity in my actually received advice, that the island and service, they will continue to merit my be. fortress of St. Gabriel, or St. Sacrament, nevolence." His majesty has, however, in the river la Plata, has been put into the Thewed some complaisance on his fide ; for hands of the Spanish troops, detached for as soon as the parliament had obeyed, the that purpose by the governor of Buenos archbishop of Paris resigned his place of Ayres, in consequence of the treaty made administrator of the general hospital of with the late king of Portugal; and they Paris, the grant of which had occalioned fatter themselves ihat, by this step, an end this difference between his majesty and his will be absolutely put to the contraband parliament; and his majesty has fince re. trade in that part of the world. hored the administration of that hospital to
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