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31. At 11, Montague Street, Mrs Anne Burlin, 19. At Edinburgh, George Rose, Esq. surgeon, wife of Mr William Braidwood, merchant, Edin- some time of the Honourable East India Com. burgh.
pany's service. - At Corbienan, Betsy Douglas, and on the 2d - At London, Mrs Stirling, wife of William inst. Archibald Haddow Douglas, son and daugh Stirling of Content, Esq. ter of James Douglas, farmer, Lanarkshire,
- Ai Eskside, Musselburgh, James Thomson, April 1. At Langholm Manse, Williain Elliot Esq. Lockhart, youngest son of the Rev. William B. 2. At George Square, Mrs Gracie, senior. Shaw, aged nearly four years.
- At St Andrews, Charles Kinloch, youngest 2. At Rome, the Most Noble the Marchioness son of Thomas Mylne, Esq. of Mylncfield. of Northampton.
- At 139, George Street, Elizabeth, daughter -AtInverary, Miss Elizabeth Ca bell, daugh of the late Rev. James Brown, minister of New. ter of the late Mrs Campbell."
battle. - At Musselburgh, Thomas Farquharson, Esq. 23. At Duke Street, Leith, Mary, eldest daugh
3. At Dublin, the Right Hon. Anne, Countess ter of the late Mr Anthony Laird, cooper and of Ormonde, relict of John, late Earl of Ormonde. fish-curer there.
4. At Southfud, John Stenhouse, Esq. of South - At London, Lord Gray, only son of the Earl fod, in his 81st year.
and Countess of Wilton. - At 14, Henderson Row, Mr Adam Steele.
24. At 71, Clerk Street, Mr John Wilson, sur- At Portobello, Mrs Catherine M.Lean, relict geon and druggist. of the late Mr Alexander Shaw, Union Street, 25. At Wellfield, in his 20th year, Alexander, Edinburgh.
son of the late John Rait, Esq. of Anniston. - At Edinburgh, John Macdonald, Esq. of 28. At St John's Hill, the Rev. William Mar. Glenaladale, in his 78th year.
shall of Mannor, Peebles-shire, 12 years minister 5. Marianne, the infant daughter of Lord Mon of that parish. crieft.
May 1. At Edinburgh, Miss Mary Young, - At Glasgow College, aged 28, Duncan Mac. daughter of the late Rev. John Young, Kincar. farlan, jun. Esq. advocate, eldest son of the Rev. dine. Principal Macfarlan.
Lately, At Gibraltar, Alexander Farquhar, Esq. 7. At London, George, Earl of Pomfret, aged 63. the oldest resident British merchant there.
- At 8, Hart Street, Miss Agnes Veitch, daugh. - At Runfurley House, Rosstreevor, Ireland, ter of Mr John Veitch, surgeon.
in his 80th year, James, Lord Viscount Lifford. 8. At Edinburgh, Matilda Stabilini, daughter - At Cincinnati, Father Hill, of the Catholie of the late Mr Stabilini, professor of music, and Church, brother to Lord Hill wife of William Lamond, writer.
- At London, General Sir Hew Whiteford - At Stenhouse, Jane, only daughter of the Dalrymple, Bart. late Thomas Peacock, Esq. of Stenhouse.
- At Paris, Richard Chenevix, Esq. Mr Che- At the Manse of Kinnaird, the Rev. David nevix was a fellow of the Royal Society, and a Spence, minister of that parish, in the 8th year member of most of the scientific and literary inof his age, and 46th of his ministry.
stitutions of Europe. - At Paisley, Andrew, youngest son of the - Al Calverton, General Sir John Coape SherRev. Professor Symington.
broke, G.C.B. - At Culross, Christian Geddes, Esq. in his 83d - At 33, Regent Terrace, Colonel Udny Yule, year.
C.B. Hon. East India Company's service. 9. At Balgreggan, Eglantine Amabe', third - At Creteuil, near Paris, aged 77. John Wildaughter of Sir William Maxwell of Monreith, liam Ker, Esq. brother of the late James Ker, Bart.
Esq. of Blackshiells. - At Brussels, the Right Hon. Alexander Mur. - At Aberystwith, in his sixth year, James ray, Lord Elibank. He is succeeded in his titles Ilerbert Wemyss, second son of Lieut.-Colonel and estates by his son Alexander, at present on Wemyss, late of the 58th regiment. military service in the East Indies.
- At the North Muir of Forfar, Peter Smith, 10. At Leith Fort, Lieutenant Francis Dawson, aged 103 years. royal artillery, aged 37 years
THE LATE JOH, BORTHWICK, Esq. OF CROOK- At London, Mr John Rose, late of Shak. STON.-We deeply regret to announce the death speare Square, Edinburgh, in his 69th year. . of this gentleman, which took place at his resi.
11. At Johnston's Place, Stockbridge, Alexan- . dence at Lauriston on Saturday, 24th April, in his der Legget, Esq. deacon of the incorporation of 78th year. Any tribute to the memory of this exskinners, in his 41st year.
cellent and respected individual, may, in adherívg 13. At his house, Salisbury Road, Patriek San to truth, appear to adopt the language of pane derson, Esq. banker.
Byric. But those only who had the benefit of be- At lastings, Helen Maria, only daughter of ing intimately acquainted with Mr Borthwick, the late Alexander Fraser Tytler, Esq. of the could duly appreciate his unimpeachable integri. Honourable East India Company's civil service, ty, his warmth of affectiou, his unwearied labour
- At Northumberland Street, William Bett. to serve his friends whenever they required his aged three years, third con of E. D, Alison, Esq. assistance, his modest yet sincere piety, his admi.
14. Anne Loch Irvine, daughter of Patrick Ir ration of what was good in others, his peculiar vine, Esq. of Inveramsay, W.S.
aversion to censure, or even to speak of their 15. At 32, Royal Circus, Mrs Dunlop
foibles and faults, whilst he abhorred (but prefer16 At Perth, George Condie, Esq. writer.
red rather to despise than to resent) whatever was - At the Royal Terrace, Neil Ryrie, Esq. mean and dishonourable. Though fond of retire.
- At George's Place, Leith Walk, Mrs Mar ment, and unassuming in his manners, his persongaret L. Hardy, wife of Mr Robert Wight, Swe al appearance and demeanour always indicated dish and Norwegian Consul at Leith.
the high-bred gentleman, and never failed to com17. At Edinburgh, Miss Williamina Fleming, mand respect. Men of far inferior mental endowdaughter of the deceased William Fleming, Esq. ments, who, either from taste or accident, hare of Barrochan.
been led to becoine partisans in the noisy, but - At Alva House, James Raymond Johnstone, often frivolous occurrences of the world, may, in Esq. of Alva.
their fleeting day, have been more seen or spoken 14. At Cousland, George Dickson Wilson, of by their contemporaries; but as one who, withyoungest son of Mr Alexander Wilson, merchant, out the smallest display or pretension, underDalkeith.
stood and promoted the welfare of his country At Grangemouth, Mr James Dow, many as a husband, a father, a relation, a friend, a years of the customs, and collector of light duties landlord, a master, there is no person whose loss at that port, aged 74.
will be more deeply felt and lamented, or whose - At Glasgow, Susan, daughter of the Rev. memory will be longer remeinbered and revered, Archibald Lawson, late minister of Kirkmahoe than that of the late Mr Borthwick of Crookston.
L'A UL'S W R, CANONGATE,
INDEX TO VOLUME XXVII.
Age, the, a Poem, review of, 114
Death, remarks on the punishment of, 865
dition and present prospects of, 137 the, 254
Domestic policy, No. III. Condition of
Doom, a tale of, 190
England, the church of, on its influence
Essays on political economy, No. IV. 22
Fate of the Caliph Montasser, the, 363
Ferns, the Bishop of, and Lord Mount-
First day of the session, the, 609
Forsaken, the, to the false one, 677
regarding the conduct of, 704
James MQueen, Esq., to the Duke of Free trade, on its influence upon the con.
dition of the labouring classes, 553
Genlis, Madame de, notice of a work by,
Gio, Baron St, remarkable passages in the
life of, 891
Greek pastoral, a, 766
Heat and thirst; a scene in Jamaica, 861
ral classes, 343 ; remarks on the influ. 185
Improvements of London, remarks on the
Influence of free trade on the condition of
the labouring classes, 553
Ireland, on the poor laws in, 748
Jury, on trial by, in civil cases, 736
Lady of Provence, the, 372
Laird of Lonne, the, a ballad, by the Et. 929_Credit and commerce, 934—The
Shepherd on his native country, 939–
Notice by the Editor, 539
Observations on the taxes, 487
Once upon a time, 361
One-pound note circulation, on the, 792
Bishop of Ferns and Lord Mountcashel, -The meeting of the, 596–The silent
member, 608, 717, 849_The first day
of the Session, 609_Hints to the two
Parties, on the state of, in Parliament, 596
Poetry :-To M. W. 109–On the portrait
of Wickliffe, 110_The first gray hair,
stork, 217—The Bass rock, 340_Lawn
Duke of Wellington, on the British Co quiem of genius, 501-The exhibited
dwarf, 502_The tea-table, 503_The
veteran tar, 568_The laird of Lonne,
571_The forsaken to the false one,
677_Triumphant music, 578_Ode to
-The reigning vice, book v. 620_
-On reading Arthur's round table,
song of the elves, 769_-To my babe,
-The mariner's return, 90
Policy, domestic, No. III. 90
Ferns, on the controversy between, 173 Promotions, appointments, &c. Military,
129, 543, 949
-Scottish Academy exhibition, 663 Punishment of death, remarks on the, 865
792_On the punishment of death, 865 the, 792
Tale of Doom, a, 190
Fall of Nineveh, a poem, 137_Of the Tea-table, the, 503
Verses to M. W., 109
Vice, the reigning, 620, 881
Vindiciæ Ecclesiæ Anglicanæ, review of
Wickliffe, on the portrait of, 110
Wishing-gate, the, 72
Year, the Christian, review of the poem
Young Lady's Book, review of the, 267
INDEX TO BIRTHS, MARRIAGES, AND DEATHS.
BIRTHS. Broughton, 963 Douglas, 133, 963 Greig, 132, 133,
Dudgeon, 548, 963 963
ib. ib. 963, ib. Eddington, 963 Hardy, 962
Espinasse, 962 Harper, 962
Carnegie, 132, 547, Fairholme, 548 Hay, 132
Farquhar, 962 Henchy, 963
Hohenlohe - Lang-
Forbes, 133, 548, Howden, 962
Crichton, 548 Forman, 547 Hood, 963
Gillon, 963 Hunter, 547, 548,
Grahame, 132 Jerdan, 132
Beresford, 549 Leslie, 962
Bertram, 965 Liddell, 133
Bucher, 549 Lockhart, 965
Christie, 133, 965 Mackenzie, 964
Colville, 134 Mactavish, 964
Dennistoun, 964 Milroy, 133
Miller, 134, 964
Murray, 133, ib.
Ferguson, 134, 965 Northey, 549
Oliver, 548, 964
Gascoigne, 549 Proven, 134
Gordon, 134 Ramsbotham, 965
Hanzell, 548 Robertson, 133,964
Hawkins, 964 Rocheid, 965
Hepburn, 549 Roebuck, 965
Kingston, 548 Slight, 965
Lawrie, 964 Somervail, 965
Leighton, 549 Spence, 963