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munced in the Moniteur, of date Paris, 22. In India, Mr David Fleming, sur-
June 3. “ The Prince Arch Chancellor of geon on board his Majesty's ship Culloden.
the Empire having yesterday gone to the March 24. At Demerary, Alexander Fra-
palace of her Majesty the Queen of Hol- ser, Esq. of Goodintent, late resident Com-
land, there declared, that the will of his missary at St Kitt's.
Majesty the Emperor and King was, that 28. At Savannah-la-Mar, Jamaica, Capt.
the Prince born to their Majesties the Wardlaw.
King and Queen of Holland, on the 28th April. At Grand Bacolet, Granada, Mr
of April last, should receive the name of William-Christie M.Vey.
Charles-Lauis Napoleon ; of which a for- May. At Montrose, Mr James Caird,
mal deed was drawn up, in presence of the confectioper.
Emperor's mother, the Queen of Holland, 24. At Stirling, Mr George Wingate,
che Grand Duchess of Berg, &c.”

merchant. June 18. At Gunsgreen, Mrs Roberto Lately, at Dublin, Mrs Ford, wife of soa of Prenderguest, a son.

Ford, Esq. of the courity of Down, 19. At London, the Countess of Abing, and eldest daughter of the late Rt. Hon. don, a s03.

William Brownlow. She went, in appa*. At Redbourne, Lincolnshire, the rent good health, to the sout of Mrs Lof. Lady of Lord William Beauclerk, a son. tus Tottenham ;-while seated at the card

21. Mrs Graham Stirling, of Duchray table, she found herself suddenly indispoand Auchyle, a daughter.

sed, and being near lier accouchement of 23. Ac Edinburgh, Mrs Nairne, a son. her twenty-first child, considerable alarni

26. åt ditto, the Lady of the Hon. was erciced; but finding herself much re. Archibald Macdonald, a son,

covered, she yielded to the natural impulse - Ac Belmont Castle, the Lady of Sir of wishing to be in her own house on such George Prevost, Captain of his Majesty's an occasion, and was conveyed into her ship Saracen, a daughter:

coach, accompanied by her sister the CounJuly 2. Ac Dunnichen House, Mrs Soper tess of Powerscourt, and her son; but, hea Dempster, nf Skibo, a daughter,

fore they arrived at her house, she was 3. Mrs Familton of Fairholni, a daughe dead.

June 1. At Mauchline, Miss Jane Rouet, 3. At Glasgow, Lady Janet Buchanan, a sister to the late Professor Rouet, Glasdaughter.

gow. 3. At Darnhall, the Hon. Mrs Oliphant 4. At Gluncullen, near Kilternan, in the Murray, a son.

county of Dublin, aged 109 years, three S. Ai Gilston House, Fifeshire, the Lady months, and seventeen days, Valentine & Major General Moncrieff, a daughter. Walsh, farmer. This venerable patriarch

4. At Barrogill Castle, the Countees of enjoyed a perfect state of health nntil a few Caithness, a son.

days of his death, was a keen sportsman, 4. At London, the Lady of Major Gene- and a constant companion of the famous ral the Hon. Alexander Hope, a son.

Johnny Adair of Kilternan. - At Edinburgh, Mrs Bryce, wife of 5. At Edin. Mr William Haig, baker, Mr James Bryce, surgeon, a daughter. Potterrow.

13. At Lee, Mrs Lockhart, a son, who 6. At Edinburgh, Mr Edward Simpson, died next day.

of the Hotel, Prince's Street, aged 47. 16. At Inveresk, the Lady of Lieut. 9. At ditco, Mr Thomas Dunlop, merColonel Thomas Inglis, a still-born son. chant there. DEATHS.

9. At ditto, Mrs 1[elen Allan, spouse of Lately, in the East Indies, Mr Alexan. Mr William Forrest, land surveyor. der Walker, surgeon of his Majesty's ship 9. Ac Newhaven, Anna Mitchell, eldest Seaflower, son of Mr Robert Walker, prin- daughter of Mr George Mitchell, Secretater, Edinburgh.

Ty to the Royal Bank. Sept. 3. Mr George Simpson, First Lieu- 9. Lillias Coats, wife of George Scott, tenant of the Fox frigate, and second son Esq. of Boghali. of the Rev. William Simpson, of Edinburgii. 10. At Blaishall, Margaret Elizabeth, seWhen gallantly leading a boarding party cond daughter of 'James Ranaldson Dickia a late enterprize at Batavia, he recei- son, Esq. of Blairhal). Ved a musket ball in the neck, and instant- 11. At Glasgow, in the 88th year of her ly expired. He was a young officer, of the age, Mrs Catharine Hutchison, relict of highest promise.

Mr John Robertson, merchant, Glasgow. Oct. il. In the island of Linteen, in 12. At Douglas, Isle of Man, the Hon. China, Dugald Campbell, Esq. fourth son Andrew Forbes of Brux; Captain in the of the lace Dugald Campbell of Carradale, Royal Manx regiment of foot, and brother Es

of Lord Forbes

зыке June -. At Clifton, the seat of the Coun. 25. At Ardhlair, Ross-shire, Mrs Mac. tess of Orkney, the Right Hon. Lady Ann kenzie, widow of John Mackenzie, Esq. O'Brien, daughter of the late William of Letterrew. Earl of Inchiquin, and Anne Countess of 26. At Glasgow, Robere Duulop, Esq. Orkney, in her 89th year.

merchant. Vice Admiral Sir James Kempthorpe. 25. At Edinburgh, Mis Margaret Fuliar- At Calderbank, Jane, youngest daugh. ton, youngest daughter of the deceased ter of George Monro, of Calderbank, Es. Gen. Fullarron, of Skeldon, and spouse of

At Lancefield, near Glasgow, Mir Mr Jumes Dalrymple, merchant in EdinJames Inglis, hat manufacturer.

borgh. 7. At Skerry, John Mack Esq. Capt. 27. At White house, aged 90, Mrs Far. of the Volunteer Company in the parish quharson, of Balfour. of Tongue.

27. At Dunchartan, Mrs Mary Moore, 7, AT Bristol, Mrs Laidlaw, wife of Wil- relict of the late George Macintosh, Esq. liam Laidlaw, Esq. of Allantown, writer in merchant in Glasgow. Dumfries.

27. At Edinburgh, in her 20th year, Miss 8. Ac Delhaven, Mrs Marion Hepburn, lanet Gardner, eldest daughter of Mr relict of William Sandilands, Esq. of Bar- Jarnes Gardner, apothecary, George Street. nghill.

28. Near Edinburgh, Mr B. Lund, mer9. At Rock Villa, near Glasgow, Ro- chanc in Elie, late of the city of York. bert Grænie, Esq. Sheriff-substitute of La- 28. At Edinburgh, the Rev. Joseph John. narkshire, much and justly regretted. ston, minister of innerleithen.

9. At Ochiloree, John M Gregor, in the 28. At ditto, Colonel Ross of Balsarroch, 92d year of his age, being the oldest man late Lieut, Colonel of the 14th Regt. of in that parish.

foot. 10. At Kilmarnock, Miss Janet Paterson. 28. At ditto, George, son of John Reid,

10. At Peebles, Mrs Katherine Brun- Esq. Advocate, aged 15 months. ton, wife of William Brunton; surveyor of 28. Mr Peter Ray, farmer at Mains of taxes there.

Condie, in consequence of a fall from his 13. At Anstruther Easter, Mr James horse in returning from Crieff fair. Ballantyne, Land.surveyor of the Custom- 28. At Laurencekirk, the Right Rev. house there.

Jonathan Watson, a deservedly respected - At Corrybrough, James M'Queen, and much lamented Bishop of the Episcothird son of Donald M.Queen, of Corry• pal Church of Scotland, having been a moi brough.

dest and worthy man, a sincere and faith14. At Ayr, Mr James Gray.

ful friend, an exemplary pastor, and a res17. At Edinburgh, Mrs Charlotte Wood, pectable divine, wife of Rollo Gillespie, Esq. ard daughter 30. At Pitscandly house, John Farquhar, of the deceased John Wood, Esq. late Go- Esq. of Pitscandly. vernor of the isle of Man.

SO. At Parson's Green, William Simpson, 17. At ditto, aged 90 years, Mr John Esq. Cashier to the Royal Bank of ScotM'Intyre, for many years a teacher of the land. Latin, Greek, and Hebrew languages, a 30. At Edinburgh, the Rev. Robert Walworthy man, much regretted by his nume- ker, senior minister of Canongate. rous acquaintances.

30. At ditto, Miss Margaret Auchinleck, 17. At ditto, Miss Helen Ferguson. daughter of the late James Auchinleck,

18. Ac Irongray, John Wauch, labourer, Esq. of Woodcockdale. aged 83; and, about 12 hours afterwards, At Bath, Colonel Lambert, formerMary Stott, his wife, aged 82. They had ly of the East India Company's service, been married upwards of sixty years.

Bengal. 19. At London, Alexander Dalrymple, At Greenwich, aged 76, Lieutenant Esq. F. R. S. and A. S. aged 71, only survi- General William Borthwick, of the Royal ving son of the late Sir James Dalrymple, Artillery. Bart. of Hailes, and many years hydrogra- July 1. At Ayr, Charles M‘Miken Bus pher to the Board of Admiralty.

chün, Esq. of Killantringan, whose private 20. At Edinburgh, Mrs Jane Thomson, virtues, and respectability of character, wise of Mr George Irving, one of the Mas. make him most sincerely regretted by an ters of the High School, aged twenty-six ; extensive circle of friends and relations. and on the 24th, John Irving, her infant 2. Ac Kingsbarns, in the 64th year of child, nine days old.

his age, and 38th of his ministry, the Rev. 21. At dicto, Mrs Christian Scott, widow Robert Arnot, D.D. minister of that parish, of the deceased Alexander Leith of Free. Professor of Divinity in St Mary's College, field, E:2:

and Rector of the University of St An24. At ditto, Mr Alex. Michie, accountant. drew's.

July

Faly 2. At Downie, near Crieff, Mr Ar- friends. They were met at the east end chibald Sorley, merchant, Glasgow. of the bridge by the rest of the company

2 At Edinburgh, Miss Sally Burn, aged invited on the occasion, comprehending, 17, second daughter of Mr George Burn, besides a number of the neighbouring genNetherwood.

try, the greater part of the respectable in. 2. At Leith, Mrs Ann Gordon, relict of habitants of the place. The Magistratus, Mr James Ritchie, shipmuster.

attended by the proper officers, preceded 3. Ar London, in the 74th year of his the hearse, and a party of the Dunkeld and age, of an apoplecticfit, Thomas Coles, Esq. Stormont volunteers, who are now here on vae of the Pages of his Majesty's Bedcham- permanent duty, lined the streets. The ber, and 38 years Steward to the late John crowd which attended was immense ; men, Duke of Roxburgh.

women, and children, every one vied with 3. At Edioburgh, Mi William Peacock, another in pushing forward to witness the tobacconist.

closing scene; they all seemed to have an 5. At Camnethan House, James Lock- interest in what was going forward, and hart, Esq. of Castlehill.

anxious to bid their last adieu to one whom 6. Ac Morningside, Mr David Deuchar, they had justly considered as their friend seal engraver, Edinburgh.

and benefactor. But the circumstance which 6. At Edinburgh, Mr John Young, So- above all others, will convey the best idea licitor of the Supreme Courts of Scotland. of the public feeling on this occasion is,

6. Dr John Corbet, of Mount Vaccine, that, without any orders to that effect, or physician in Falkirk.

the most distant hint from his friends that 7. At Edinburgh, Alexander Grant, Esq. it would be agreeable, every warehouse writer to the signer.

and shop in the public streets, throughout 9. At manse of Glammis, Miss Margaret the whole town, was shut during the fuLyon, aged 15; and, on the 10th, Miss Jane neral; this was an unprecedented mark of P. Lyon, aged five, daughters of the Rev. respect, and added peculiar solemnity to James Lyon.

the scene. 11. At Edinburgh, Miss Catharine Hall, “ As a Magistrate, his memory will Baxter's Place.

long live in the hearts of his townsmen. 12. At Bolishan, in Angus, aged 19, An. Without the slightest disparagement to his drew, son of Mr James Scott, farmer ia colleagues in the Magistracy and Council, Fingask, Fife.

it may be remarked, that it is impossible 12. At Kennet, much regretted, Ales. to turn the eye to any quarter in this town, Bruce, Esq. of Keonet.

or its environs, without some remarkable 13. At Longcroft, Berwickshire, Mr remembrance of Provost Marshall coming Charles Simpson, farmer.

in view. He had a particular pleasure in 14. At Richmond in Surrey, aged 70, Sic planning out, and a particular energy and John Day, late Advocate Geoeral of Ben- vigour in executing, whatever appeared to

him as calculated to ornament, improve, or 14. Ac Bradley, Staffordshire, aged 80, be in any respect beneficial to his native John Wilkinson, Esq. the great iron-mas- city. Schemes which, from obstacles of ter, and the first that brought that great various kinds, would have appeared inbranch of our national wealth and prospe. practicable to most men, his prudence, ex. rity to its present state of perfection. ertion, and perseverance speedily effected.

14. At Friock, Miss Elizabeth Ogilvy. As a private gentleman, he was no less 15. At Bower's well near Perth, aged 39, respected and beloved-affable, courteous, Thomas Hay Marshall Esq. of Glenalmond, and pleasing in his manners, he was a barand lace Provost of Perth.

barian indeed who could be at enmity with The following tribute to his memory is him. To say more in the way of eulogium communicated in a letter from Perth, gf on his character, either in public or private date July 19.-" It is impossible to con- life, is very unnecessary-a stranger, who vey an adequate idea of the sorrow and re- had never before heard of him, could apgret universally produced in this place by preciate it more justly, by witnessing the the death of our late chief Magistrate, Mrunaffected griefs which every countenance Marshall of Glenalmond. His funeral, expressed among the thousands who attenwhich was very a singular one, took place ded him to his grave, than any feeble im. this afternoon.' His remains were brought pression of it our pen can convey. from his late residence, Bower's Well Lodge, " He was a man, take him for all in all, Dear Kinnoul, in a hearse drawn by six hor- " I shall not look upon his like again.". ses, attended by his near relatives, together A subscription has been opened at Perth, with his Grace the Duke of Atholl, Sir to raise a sum of money for

purpose of Alez. Muir M-Kenzie, Colonel Murray of erecting a monument to the memory of introse, Provost Caw, and a few other the late Provose Marshall. The paper

gal.

was

was opened by a subscription of 100 gui- 20. Ac Edinburgh, in his 56th year, Deas from the public revenue of the city, Henry Wm. Tytler, M.D. the translator Numbers among the lower classes are an. of Callimachus. xious to be allowed to subscribe their mite 20. At Ayr, James, son of Wm. Cowas -a satisfaction which, we dare say, will Esq. banker. not be denied them.

Āt Kilkenny, Lieut.-Gen. Eyre Power July 15. At Clackmannan, Mrs Frances Trench, brother to the late Earl of Clan. Hay, relict of John Ednionstone, Esq. of carty. Cambuswallace.

at Corke, Lieut. Pratt, of the 5th regi15. At Ladrishheg, aged 81, Mrs Ewing, ment.—He was handing his father, who relict of Alex. Ewing, of Nether Balloch, had come from Kinsale to see him, out of Dumbartonshire.

the transport, when his foot slipped, and be 16. At Aberdeen, Mrs Mortimer, wife fell over board, and rose no more. He was of Mr Wm. Mortimer merchant.

a fine young man, equally distinguished for 17. At Leich, Mr Alex. Crichton, late his humanity and bravery. coachmaker in Edinburgh.

At Oxford, cke Rev. Owen, one of the 17. At Paisley, Mr Matthew Montgo- chaplains of Christ Church College. He merie, aged 62.

shot himself with a horse pistol. He was 18. At Prestonkirk, the Rev. Daniel a young man of an excellent character, and Macqueen, forty years minister of thae pa. in easy circumstances, and no cause can be rish, esteemed and sinoerely regretted by assigned fof the rash act. all who knew him.

At Capt. Campbell, formerly of the 19. At Edin, in his 87th year, John Bland, 52d Highlanders. He was supposed to be Esq. some time one of the Lessees, and many the last surviving officer who fought wich years treasurer of the Edinburgh Theatre. the immortal Wolfe. He was uncle to Mrs Jordan, and had been On the passage from Lymington to Yar. a Cornet of Dragoons, and a Barrister, in mouth, Mr Rogers, banker, at Newport; his youth, but his predilection for the stage by the imprudence of a man in getting up made him forsake every other profession. the mast, to release the haulyards, the boat

21. At Harrowgate, Aler. Strachan, Esq. was upset, and Mr Rogers unfortunately of Tarry, in Forfarshire.

drowned.

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Errata in our last.
P. 421. col. 1. 1. 25. for Marcomannie read Marcomannie.
P. 441. col. 2. 1. 9. for wild read mild.

THE

SCOTS MAGAZINE,

AND

Edinburgh Literary Miscellany,

For AUGUST 1808 :
With a View of Crichton CASTLE.

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CONTENTS:
Page

Page Register of the Weather for August, 562 Verses occasioned by the apparent High Water at Leith for September, ib. inattention to the Subcsription for Description of Crichton Castle, : • 563 completing Lord Nelson's Monu. Answer to Gaelic Etymologies, 564 mens on the Calton Hill, Edin. Proceedings of the Werrerian Natu. burgb,

607 ral History Society, 565 The Exile of Benmore,

ib. Monthly Memoranda in Natural His- Grace for a Halloween Supper,

608 tory,

'566 Verses to ibe Tune of Flowers of Memoirs of the Progress of Manu.

Caledonia,..:

ib. factures, Chemistry, Science, and A Tribute to the Genius of Robert the Fine Arts, 567 Burns, : : :

ib. A Journey through the Higblands and Festeri Isles, in the Summer of

PROCEEDINGS OF PARLIAMENT. 1834-By the Estrick Shepherd, 569 House of Lords,

609 Account of Books committed to the -Mutiny Act,

ib. Flames, suppressed, or ceasured, 572 -Roxburgh Estate Appeal,

611 Hints respecting the means of civilis House of Commons,

'ib. zing Africa, ..

575
-Army Estimates,

612 Desultory Remarks on Fashion, .580 -Russian Mediation,

613 History of the German Slave Trade, 585 Synopsis of the Gaelic and Latin Lan.

HISTORICAL AFFáirs, guages, : 587 Affairs in Spain,

617 Plan of a Monument to Thomson, 589

Defeat of the French Armies by Quantity of Waste Lands in the dif

the Spanisb Patriots,

62 ferent Counties of Scotland, 592

His Britannic Majesty's DeclaraThe Honour and Interest of Great

tion to the Envoys of Asturias, · 626 Britain considered ;-With some

Portugal, .

627 Hints for the Improvement of

Proclamations of Admiral Cotton these, by a regular Supply of

to the Inhabitants of Portugal, 628 Young and Skilful Seamen, ..

630 On different Species of National Im

-Subversion of the Ecclesiastical provement, particularly in Scot.

Estates,

ib. land,

Address of the City of London to his
SCOTTISK REVIEW,
Majesty,

631 Jameron's Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language,

601

Scottish CHRONICLE.

Address of the City of Edinburgh to New Works published in Edinburgh, 603

the King, .

633 Scottish Literary Intelligence, ib.

Speech of the Lord Justice Clerk at Literary Intelligence, English and

the Glasgow Circuit, 603 Civil Appointments,

637 POETRY. Marriages,

ib. Verses written on visiting Cultoden Deaths,

633 Muir, . 606 Stocks and Markets,

640 State

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593 Italy,

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598

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634

Foreign,

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