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esq. of Toft, Cheshire, 14.—Mrs. M. B. Kisliop, 22.—Theodore liemy, sou of Theo-tore Gwinett, esq.

At l ewkcsbury, Mr. Henry Prior, 92.

Ai Cirencester, John W. Austin, esq. 72. — Mr. Thuinas F order, 83.—Mr. Thomas Davies.

At Gloucester, Mr. John Rend.

At Mmgersbury, Mr. John Eiiginton, 90.

At Stonehoase, N.ahamerf Dyinock, esq.

At Frampton, Mis. Barnard.

At St BriaveU's Mr. Richard Milson.

Al Horion, Mrs. Alway,sen.

At Berkeley, Mr. John Nicholas, 43 years master uf the tree School there.

At Gatcomb, Mr. Jordan.

At Twyning, Airs. Maxwell, relict of Ceorce M. esq.

At Bwkford, Mr. Hicks, 62.

At the Moat Farm, punsli of Longden, Mr. Clarke

At Pamswick, Mr. Zacharias Horlick, 67.

At Stratton, Mrs. Newcomhe, relict of W. N. esq.

Atblowwe Home, Arlingham, Francis Baladon Thomas, esq. 71.

At Tetbuiy, W. Maskslyne, esq.

OXFORD.

Married.] At Wbeattield, the Hev. Benjamin Pope, of Cavershain, to Miss Caroline Viret.

At Oxford, W Whitwiirth,e«q of Watchfield House, Berks, to Miss Rebecca Court, younge-tdaughter of Mr. John C.

Vied. 1 At rawley, Philip Lybbe Powys, esq brother totiie very reverend the dean of Cautt'ibthy, and father-in-law to the Rev. E. Cooper, of Hamstil Ridware. Mr. Powys had been to the Quarter Sessions at > Oxfoid, and was returning home, aicpinpanied hy Thomas Cooper, esq. When they got to the lane leading from As-eir.lon to Fawley, Mr I'owys got out of the chaise to w ilk home, but as it was then getting dark, Mr. Coorierwished him to permit the ehaiie t > go round, or else have some one to attend bun home, but he refused both, saying he could find hi" way blindfolded. Some person with a lantern came by just afterwards, and sheweH him bv the spring at Asscndon, which was Uieu veiy high. Mr. P said he did not want him any further; but as it was gi-tting very dark the man much wished to sec him borne. This be refused, telling bim also that he could find his way blindtelded. Next morning, however, bis body was discorded in a neighbour ng pond. It is thought he musi have been overcome by tn.;Ii', as the water scarcely coveied him, and there appeared no brui-es of oo. sequeMC" about him. No man could be more esteemed, nr sincerely lamented. In bun the poor havclost a valuable friend,

and society a man of the most amiable disposition.

At Islip, Mr. 0. Raymond, 58.

At Diayton, Mr. Dcane, °0.

At Oxford, Mr. George Smith. 80.—The infant son of T. R. Walker, est;. —Mrs. Brock, 84.—The Rev. Ellis St. John, of

West Court, Berks Mr. John Beckett,

33.

At South Hinksey, Mrs. Sarah Faulkner, 67.

At How Fann.Watlmgton, Mr. Samps Jo Hiue.

At E*elm, Mr. Batten, 70.

At lit ley, Mr. Thomas Smith.

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE.

Married.] At Beacoustitld, the Rev. R. Norris, of Tatterford, Norfolk, to Miss Esther Sp.irke, oi KnustuD Hal), Northamptonshire.

At Worminghall, John Parsons, esq. of Brill, to. Miss Catherine Read.

Captain M' Leroth, of the 63d regiment.to Amelia, second daughierof Robert Hazard, esq. of Terriers.

Dud l At Stewkley, Mr. John Bull, 100.

IIUNTINUDONSHIRK.

Alarricd.] At himixilton, the Bev. J. Thompson, vicar of Spaldwiek, Hunting* donshire, to Miss Maule,

BEDFORDSHIRE.

Di»a\ J At LiUle Bart'ord, the Rev. John Blackiston, rector of that place, 57.

HERTFORDSHIRE.

Martini.] At il'.tchin, Mr. Rayner, to Miss Grice, eldest daughter of John G. esq.

At Buntingford, W. Hill, esq. banker of Uppingham, to Miss Urage, daughter of W. D. esq.

Dud.] At Hadleigh House, Kiogsmill Berry, esq. 15.

NOKTHAUrTONSniSB.

Married."] At Castor, the Rev. R. Spranger, vicar of Tamerloo, near Plymouth, to Sarah Maria, daughter of the Rev. Stephen White, L.L.p.

Died.] At Bugbrook, Mr. Elisha I.iunell.

At Ayuho, Mis. Susanouh Poweit, relict of David P. Gent. 96.

At Moulcon Grange, M'.si Pywell.

At Harp.de, Mr. Thomas Baker, 66.

At Oundle, Frances, second daughter of Mr. Sherard, attorney.

At Barnwell, Mt. Francis Parsons, and a few days afterwards, his widow, Mrs. P.

At Daventiy, Mrs. Pallowfiold, wife of the Rev. Mr. F.

At Norihampton, Mrs. Smith, wife of Mr. Charles S. jnn.

At Stanground, Mr. Nickols, 77. » At DuiMington, John Smith, M. D. He was of an ancient firmly in North Britain, and after serving several years as a surgeon in the Navy, settled at Uppingham, in Rutlandshire, in the same huiue where two of his immediate predecessors and countrymen, Drs. Fordvceand Garthshore had been so suec-es-ful as to establish themselves afterwards with eminence in London, as physicians. He was for many years in extensive and respectable practice in the principal families in the town and neighbourhood ; punctual and indefatigable in his profession, and, in addition to his medical serv.ces, ever charitable to the poor.

CAMBJtinc rstimr. The Rev. Dr. Claudius Buchanan, has presented the university of Cambridge, with about eighty volumes of valuable Oriental Manuscripts, which have been placed in the Public Library.

The Rev. Herbert Marsh, D D. and Lady Margaret's Professor, on Saturday, Apr I 49ih, commenced a Course of Lactates in Divinity, in OreatSt. Mary's church Cambridge. Thi- lecture will be continued every Saturday during term. This lectureship has been enjoyed as a sinecure for many years, on account of it» being formerly deliierfd in Latin, and few or no auditors attending. The revival of it in English by so able a th«>logian must be highly useful in this univeiity ; admittance g'atii, as well tothe members of the University as the ii habitants of the town.

Married.] Mr. Basham, merchant, of Cambridge, to Miss Mary Ann Wiles, third daughter of the late William Wiles, esq. of Chcs'erton.

At Cambridge, the Rev. Johnson Barnes, Vicar of Bum-ell, to Harriet, second daughter of the Rev. John Bullen of Barnwell

Died.'] At Cambridge, Mrs. Susannah Last. At Elsworth, Mrs. Whitechurch,

NORFOLK.

Jlfirrteo*.] At Yarmouth, Mr. J. A. Nies. assistant surgeon in the Royal Navy, to Mi«s Butcher • At Lynn, Henry Morley, esq. to Miss Micklefield, both of Stoke Ferry.

Died.] AtTerrington St. John's, Mr. H. Sutterby, 71; and two days afterwards at Clenchwarton, near Lynn, his brother Jonathan Sutterby, gent. 65.

At Ashwicken, Mr. John Goss Herring, 86.

At Great Bircham, Mr T. Hebgin, 55.

At Br< s-ingham, Mr. Ezekiel Read.

At ITownham.Lucy, wife of Mr. Adam Standford of the Chequers Inn.

At Morton, Hall, Mr. Harlev.

At East Toddenham, M. C. High, 60

AtThetford, Maria, youngest daughter of Mr T. Smart.

At Yarmouth, Mr. Stephen Godfrey, 79.

At East Harling, Mr. Hubert Bunnett, 86.

At Norwich, Mrs. Ellis, 65.—Mr. Jorra Corbould, 79.—Mr. Bishop, 83—Miss Sarah Love. — Miss Francis Johnson, 12.—■ Mr. Digby.—Mr. Robrrt Atkins, 69.— Mrs. Amy Whitton, 75.

At Crimplfsbam, Susan, third daugh'er of the Rev. Mr. Royle, 21.

At Wymondham, Mr. William Peterson, 76.

At Thro-ton, Miss E. Stannard, second daughter of Mr. Stannard, 15.

At Lakenham, Mrs. Elizabeth Towler, 73.

At Little Milton, Mr. Betts.

At Mindham, Mr. William Sheppan), 71.

At Bauham, Mr Notley, 76.

At Lynn, Mr. R. Geary, comptroller of the customs, 54.

At Attleburgh, Mr. John Knight, 65.

At Gatesend, near Rudham, Mr. William Parker.

At Great Hocltham, Mr. Warn«r, 79.

At Longlands, Mr. Edward^Wriahr, upwards of 50 years farming steward to T.W. Coke, esq. of Holkk'in.

At Denver, near Downham Market, Mr. Robert Starkin.

At Norwich, Mr. B. Roe, 60.—Mr. Isaac Bircham, f5.—Mr. George Ward.— Mrs Elizabeth Culver.—Mr. Aldred, jun, 27. -Miss Sarah Love, 18.

At Yarmouth, Lieut. T. R. Seaman, R. N. 23.

At Bramerton, Mrs. Rudd.

At Teningtcn, St. John's, Mr. H. Suttetby, 71; and two days afterward*, it Clenchwarton, near Lynn, bis brother Jonathan Sutterby, gent. 65.

At Wells, Mrs. Dennis, 6!.

AlWalton Green,Charles Sackville S=ott, second son of the Rev. Thomas Scott, late a midshipman on board the Alexandria Frigate, 13.

SUFFOLK.

Married.] At Stonham, John Wright esq. of Kilverston-Lodgc, Norfolk, to Miss Rose, daughter of the Rev. Mr. R. rector of Broughton and Draughton, NorthamptonMr. Thomas Junes of Sudbury, to Miss Sarah Fitch. ,

At Bury, Mr. John Brooks of London, to Miss Bir .

Died] At Voxfbrd, Mr. S. Barnes, 59. At Wngfiri I Castle, Mrs. Jane Prstyman. At Bury, o5r, Matthew Spilling.

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Married."\ At Walthamstow, Francis Ivans, jun. esq. to Harriet, third daughter of John Locke, esq.

At Maldon, Mr. Shynn, of the Blue Boar Inn, Prittlewell, to Mils Harris, of Goldhanger.—M. Clifford, esq. captain in the JBth regiment, to Miss Payne.

At Colchester, R. Wilis Mapowdcr, esq. to Elizabeth, third daughter of the late Robert Cjwre, esq.—Mr. Charles Robertson, of Surry House Boarding School, to Miss Sarah Wayman.—T. W. Maybey, lieutenant in the Essex militia, to Miss Ann English.

Vied ] At Cold Norion, Mr. Thomas Grant.

At Springfield, Mr. James Harwood, 86".— Mr. John Abrcy, 83.—Mrs. Moss.—Mr. Joseph Wilshire.

At Pritllewell, Miss Eleanor Kemp, 23.

At Wakes Colne, William, eldest son of William Brett, esq. 14,

At Biliericay, Mr. Samuel Clay.

At Leiden, C. A. Crickett, esq. 41.

At Colchester, Mr Stephen Betts.

At Sible Hedingham, Mrs. Fouke, relict of Tharpe F. esq. late major in the royal marines.

At Witbam, Mr. Perceval.—Edward, son of Mr. E. Aldridge.

At Chelmsford, Mis. Mary Frost, widow of Mr. Charles F. bookseller and printer.— Mrs. Chipperfield, 74.—Lieutenant Augustine Mercati, of the Cornwall militia.—Mrs. Pearson.

At Great Dunmow, Mrs. Barnard, 73.

At Backing, Louisa, eldest daughter of William Nottidge, esq. of P.ermondsey, Surry.

At Galleywcod Common, Colonel Colborn, f of the royal artillery.

At Ramsden Park, Mr. Thomas Mayotts.

■ INT.

For the better accommodation cf the troops stationed in Canterbury, an hospital is about to be erected, in a healthy situation at the back of the range of barracks, in the northern quarter of the city. Its size is estimatf d to accommodate about five in every hundred of the troops usually stationed there, and every attention is to be paid in its construction, to render it conducive to health and comfort. Comprehended in its scitc, will be an area of several acres of land, which is to be tssed in future as an exercise ground for the cavalry regiments, that may be stationed in the barracks. The ground has also been chosen near Fort Pitt, at Chatham, for a similar hospital, for the use of the troops at that place. These buildings will supersede the necessity of regimental hospitals at the above places, which are too often, from their nature and construction, rather the promoters than the preventives of disease.

Married."] At Sittingliourne, ArglcsBishop, esq. banker, of Maidstone, to Mary-Ann, daughter of Edward Brenchley, esq.

At Gillingham, Lieutenant de Bnchcr, of the royal waggon train, to Mary Philippa. daughter of the late Rev. Richard Bland, of Tunital House.

At West Mailing, John Scudamore, esq. of Maidstone, lo Charlotte Catharine, youngest daughter of Lieutenant-colonel Downman, of the royal artillery.

At Lewisham, the Rev. John Stevens, rector of East Wittering, Sussex, to Miss A. M. Norton.

At Folkstone, John Wallis, esq. of Sidmouth, Devon, to Miss M. Haden.

Died.] At Tcnterden, Mrs. Winser, 78.— Mrs. Batchelor, 90.

At Dover, Mrs. Burrows.—Mr. John Walker, surgeon.

At Ashford, Mr. William Wall, 69 Mrs.

Joy.—Mr. Stewart.

At Margate, Mrs. Hunter, 51.

At Maidstone, Mrs Jacohson, relict of J. J. esq.

At Faversham, Mrs. Doswell.wife of Captain D. or the Custom House cutter stationed there.—Mr. Gibbs, 82.

At Debden Farm, Petham, Mr. Stephen Partridge, 31.

At Bechersden, Mr. Hawkins.

At Biddenden, Mrs. Sarah Holnesi, 87.

At Eythorn, Mr. Samuel Sankey, 36.

At Sheldwich, Mrs. Read.—Thomas Read, gent. 6t>.

At Boughton-under-Bh-.an, Mr. William Mears, 2*.

At Cunbrook, William Thompson, gent. 73.

At Gravesend, 3. Williams, gent.

At Rochester, Mrs. Alexanicr.

At Deal, in his 18th year, Mr. James Murray Clapham, midshipman and muster's mate of his Majesty's brig, Pandora, greatly beloved and regretted by his captain and officers, and the whole ship's company, only son of the Rev. Samuel C. vicar of Great Ouseborne, Yorkshire, and rector of Gussage St. Michael, in Dorsetshire, &c.

At Longport, Mrs. Margaret Giles.

At Wickham, Mr. Thomas Hatcher, 85.

At Wye, Mr. William fCennett, 68.

At Borden, Mr. John Knby.

At Canterbury, Mr. Newport* sen.—Catharine, wife of Mr. William Gorely, S3— Mr. Henry Hearn, 74-—Mr. Hardeman.— Mr. Ciillm.ui, 41.—Mrs. Davis.

At Eastry, Mrs. Mead, wife of Mr. M. of the Bell Inn, Sandwich.

At RamsgJte, Mrs. Jarman.

At Sandwich, Mrs Stanner.
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On the 1st of May the Guildford Agricultural Society held their first meeting Lord Somervile's Spanish rams and fat oxen, were much admired, as were such of Mr. Ellis's stock as had been fattened with molasses. The following priies were adjudged j to Mr. Coles, of Croydon, for the best Southdown rams, the first priie j to Mr. G. Ryde, •f Chil worth, for Southdown tegs, the second; to Mr. Gnuldlock, for the Best pigs; and to Mr. John Smallpiecr, of Guildford ffark for the best cart stallion. Mr. Bennet FrodsKam received a prize of 20 gui.ieas for his two very effective sowing fiiarhinet. Seventeen ploughs were started, when 15 guineas were adjudged to Mr. Woods for his ten-wheeled plough, his own invention, and tn Mr. Boulton five guineas. A gentleman of Dorking exhibited a plough drawn hv two oxen without a driver which gave universal satisfaction.

Married.] A* Egham, Joseph Gulston, esq. of rCnuston-hall, Northamptonshire, to Anna Maria, eldest daughter of the late James Knowies, esq. of Engleneld-grcen. w

Diet.] At Dorking, Mr. George Birch, second son of Mr. Alderman B. of London, 18.

At the Oaks, Lady Lucy Elixa Smith Stanley, eldest daughter of the Earl of Derby.

At Aldershot, near Farnham, the Rev, John Brownrigg, A B. a native of Whitehaven, Cumberland.

At Ewell, Mrs. Capper, 79.
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T.he following is a remarkable instance of the extraordinary increase in the value of land.—A farm called Oakhurst and Harn firm, in the parish of Sidlesham, containing S91 acres, was purchased by the late Sir John ■drier, for 20001. This farm was, last month, sold by auction, for 12,8901. including the half-duty: The timber is computed to be worth'30001. more, to be taken at a fair valuation.

Married.] At Brighton, the Rev. Ceorge Monck, to the Hon. Sarah Hamilton, eldest daughter of Lord Viscount Boyrie.

Died.J At Glynde, Mr. Tugwell.

At Horsham, Mr. Hemy Messiter, late of Wincanton, Somerset, surgeon to the 86th teg. of toot. He was wourfded In the breast at the battle of Corunna, from which lie had recovered, and fell a martyr to a fever which he caught in attending some soldiers of the regiment.

HAMTIMliX.

Married] At Farcham, W. Maidraan, esq. to Miss Catmore.

At Alton, Mr. Frederic, Gray,' to Miss Mary Clement, eldest daughter of Mr. C. solicitor. ' J*f***J*!

Di<d.] At Gams, near Fareham, John Delmc, esq. 36.

At Beaulieu, Mr. George Gorengc.

At Portsmouth, Mrs. Hammond.—Mr.

Xing, 83.— Miss N. Shepherd Serjeant

Joseph Bishop, of the West'Middlesex Mili, tia. Being on guard in tbe dock-yard, he accidentally fell into the bason and was drowned.

On board the Ewiritta, at Spithead, on his

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At Southampton, Mrs. Rix, the "wife cf Rev. George R.

At Romsey, Mr. Robert Godfrey.

Ai Whitchurch. Mrs. Winscomb, 64

At Andover, Mr John Arthur, sen. 79.

At Hill, near Southampton, Captain 5 Baker, late in the East India Company's service.

WILTSKIBX.

Married.] At Cricklade, the Rev. Wil. liam Waveil, to Miss Poulton.'

At Nettleton, Mr. John Firmer, of West King on, ti» Miss Hulhcrt.

Died.] At Church Yatlon, Sophia, third daughter nf the Rev. Samuel Piddinc.

At Bradford, Mr. John Sandell. 65.

At Salisbury, Mrs. Spencer, relict of Ma'thtw S. esq. of Htrrington, Somersetshire.—. Mr. John Sharpe, one of the city bcacles.— Mrs. Cooksey.

At Mere, the Rev. Thomas Grove, 64.

BXRESHIKI.

At a respectable meeting of the inhabitants of the town and neighbourhood of Reading, lately held at that place, it »at resolved to estah!h>h a society there, in aid of the British and Foreign Bible Society in London, and to adopt, as far as possible, the rules and regulations of the parent Society. Donation! and subscriptions to forward this plan, have accordingly been received to a considerable amount.;

The Commissioners appointed to inquire into the state of Windsor Forest, have nude three reports upon the subject, which have been laid before the House of Commons and printed. The following extracts from thesi shew its present state:

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*'The number of deer have of late yean been much diminished. And it appears by the return! made in November, 1731, that thrie were ac that tlrre more than 1,300 deer in the forest; and by a return in November, lf.OC, that there were then only 318 deer in the whole fo e*t> It would be suppj?c\ that -liese having a range over V4,600 acres or land, would find sufficient food, with proper assistance, in winter; the conrrary, however, is the capes and the deer in almost every Wjiic of the forest, except one, are all neu.y sarved; many actually die of hunger, and the surviving does, have not strength to rear their fawns. This principally arises from the unlimited manner in which animals of all descriptions are turned out in the forest, by persons who have no right or pretence whatever to do so, and by the surcharge of the common by those who have a right to a certain extent. The assistance that ought to be given to the deer in severe weather, is not attended to. The provision made for that purpose is, in every wall in the forest, inadequate ; and in one instance, that 'came accidentally to the knowledge of the commissioners, perverted to private advantage.

The ruinous effects of the system which has hitherto prevailed in Windsor Forest, cannot be better illustrated thusi by stating, thut the timber aow growing in Che forest is valued, upon a loose estimate, to be worth nearly 200,0001. of which (from the want •f care) only a small portion will be applicable to naval purposes. The greater proportion of the timber is now going rapidly to decay! and ought to be cut as soon as possible. There are now in the fotest of Windsor about 2,240 acres of land, on which trees are standing ; but throughout the whole of that district there is not a single sapling, or growing young tree, to succeed loose which decay, Ot atr cut down. There are also in the forest

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about 22,233 acres of heath and open land, on which there arc no trees of any age or kind, excepting a few oak and beech pollards of inconsiderable value.

The lodges in the forest (except those occupied by the under keepers, which are mere cottages) are Cranbourn Lodge, New Lodge, Swinley Lodge, and Bigshot Lodge; and it appeals, by the return of Lord Cranlcy, in the explanation of his office of Out Ranger( that there is a lodge annexed to his office, called Tryt Lodge, near Chertsey (which is out of the forest), now in the occupation of Admiral Sir Richard Onslow, Baronet.

Cranbourn Lodge was occupied by his late Royal Highness the Duke of Gloucester, when Lord Warden of the forest} it lias, since his death, been completely repaired and fitted up, and is now in the occupation of the Honourable George Villiers, by permission of his Majesty, but who does not hold any office within the forest.

New Lodge was granted by his Majesty, with the office of Ranger of New Lodge Walk, for life, to her Highness Princess Sophia of Gloucester, by letters patent, in the year )7.'». This Lodge, as her Highness states, in her explanation of her office, is in such a dilapidated state, that it is scarce habitable by the servants who are put into it to take care of it. There are about twenty acres of grass land attached to this lodge.

Swinley I-oHye, with its inclosures, containing about one hundred and ninety acres, is always occupied by the master or keeper of hit Majesty's stag bounds, who is at the same time ranger and keeper of Swinley Walk, and circuitor bailiff and chief forester of Battel Bailiwick.

The state of Bigshot Lodge is much more ruinous than that of New Lodge, and is in no degTee whatever habitable; there is a large quantity of building belonging to it, and was for many years inhabited by the late MajorGeneral Cox and his family, but has been long deserted.

Married.] At Hoe Benham, Mr. Joseph ShufT.aged 85, to Sarah Marshall, his servant maid, aged 25.

Dud. ] At Newbury, to which place he came for the benefit of his health, the Rev. William Vipond, aged S3. The last 11 years of the lire of this valuable man, were devoted to the ministry among the Wesleyan Methodists, and not only in the pulpit, but bv the influence of example, it may be truly said, that he was an eloquent preacher of righteousness. In he-.iltn, every Christian grace shone forth with engag'u.g lustre; but in sickness their brightness was doubly encreased, by that holy submission, and heavenly composure, which true religion alone can inspire. And as long as arjectionand gratitude retain their influence, will his virtues be iccorded on the hearts of all who knew him ; and knowing, could not l-il to respect, esteem, and admire him.

At Warfield, Mr. Thomas White.

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