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his house at Thorngrove for sale, and purposed to return to Rome. The old hop duty for the last year amounted to 131,177.l. 0s. 9; d. Married.] Mr. R. Hopkins, of Stourbridge, to Miss E. Marston, of Cradley. John Baker, esq. of Waresley House, to Miss Barbara St. John. Mr. Jas. Robins, surgeon, to Miss Maria Whitaker, of Severn Stoke. Died.] At Worcester, 52, Mr. John Morris, draper. At Henwick Hall, 73, Mrs. Stokes.— Same place, 24, John Robt. Foley, esq.At Evesham, Mrs. Marg. Blayney, the beloved and lamented wife of T. B. esq.-At Bromsgrove, Mrs. Ann Brettel.--At Fackbury, Mrs. Taylor.—At Bewdley, 52, Mr. John Cartwright.—At Tenbury, Mr. Wall, surgeon. Hier EFoxxi) shi RE AND MONMOUTri. At the sale of Mr. Williams's stock of cattle, of the Herefordshire breed, at Thingehill, seventeen cows and their calves sold for 110 ol. 10s.-a two year-old bull for 65!. —eight two-year-old heifers for 95.41. 10s. —eleven yearling heifers for 2611. 10s.and seven yearling bullocks for 1991. At Monmouth, where, on the arrival of the late news, the populace had taken the horses from the mail-coach, and were drawing it in triumph through the streets, a poor man was thrown down, when the wheels passing over him, he was killed on the spot, leaving a wife and four children. Married.] Mr. J. Jones, of Leominister, to Mirs. Gibbs, of Hereford. Major Shapland, to Miss E. Nicholetts, of Bromtrees Hall. Died.] At Ross, 89, Mrs. Elizabeth Beavington. At Barton Court, Henry Lambert, esq. —At Aramstone, John Woodhouse, esq. At Monmouth, Mrs. Partridge. At Abergavenny, Mr. W. Lewis, cabinet maker. Gr, OU CESTERSHIRE. A Mr. John Yeates, attorney, of this county, was arraigned upon an indictment charging him with forging and counterfeiting the name of Joseph Morton, as the indorsement to a promissory note. . The counsel, in his opening, stated, that by an awful visitation of Providence, they were prevented from proceeding with the trial, the principal evidence for the prosecution ving been that morning found dead in bed, at his imm, in Głocester. The proceedings were therefore quashed, and Mr. Yeates was instantly acquitted. Mr. Yeates has since published appeals to the county, under the heads of “Justice ever overtakes Vice,” and “ Villany Unparatleled,”—in which he incidentally states one circumstance in the police of the Gloucester prison, meriting notice, viz. –that persons committed for trial are not allowed to receive any letter unopened. We are net Monthly MAG. No. 254,

aware that the law, which declares some offences to be unbailable, intended thereby to deprive the unconvicted accused of his general rights of citizenship, and of the free and unrestrained means of concerting his defence. We have always admired the correctional prisons of Sir G. O. PAUI.; but we prestone that worthy gentleman never intended to subject to a correctional regimen, persons who are merely detained for trial, who, till after their trial, are not to be deemed guilty of any offence, and whose detention is a mere matter of legal form, implying the inadequacy of all bail in their cases. Except, however, in the point of custody, a man bailed, and a man not bailed, possesses the same civil rights; and to subject him who is not bailed, to undue restraint, to inshct any coercion upon him, to open his letters, and to inter. cept any communications necessary to his defence, or generai interests, appear to is to be practices contrary to the tenor and spirit of the mild laws and constitution of Ensland. The distinction is broad and perfectly intelligible; punish, according to law and to prescribed forms, persons conviciod by the successive decisions of grand and petit juries; but simply detain, under the mildest and most liberal regimen, persons who in law and justice are to be held and considered innocent, till after their country, that is, a jury, have decided between them and their accuser, and till their guilt appears to merit punishment. If this doctrife is not in conformity to law, and to the just administration of all criminal jurisprudence, we shall be glad to see and to print aly objections to it, with which we may be favoured, for our own better instruction, and that of the community; but if, on the contrary, our doctrine is sound, and not liable to valid objections, then we respectfully appeal to the good sense, firmmess and integrity of all sheriffs and benches of magistrates, to put an end to practices which have been long growing upon us, but which are obnoxious to the feelings of all men who do not like “to sacrifice a principle to a purpose.” Harried.] At Wotton-under-Edge, John Rowell, esq. to Mrs. Cox. At Clifton, Lieut.-Col. C. Steevens, to Miss Cath. Collinson. w Air. Tho. Hughes, to Miss Lydia Cooke, of Cheltenham. Mr. B. Prattent, of Bristol, to Miss Ann Young, of Tetbury. The Hon. John Reginald Lygon, second son of Lord Beauchamp, to Lady Charlotte Scott, only daughter of the late, and sister, to the present, Earl of Clonmell. Wm. Price, jun, esq. of Gloucester, to Frances, second daughter of Philip George, esq. of Bristol. Died.] At Bristol, 67, the Rev. J. Atwell Small, D.D. prebendary of the cathedral church of Gloucester, minister of St. Pani's, 3D Bristol;

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State of Turkey.”

[May 1, ment medical, as well as other distinguished characters of his time. The latter part of his life was spent in retirement, but not in inactivity. OXFO fix SHIRE. Married.] W. Jones, esq. of Stadhampton, to Miss Jane Jordan, of PembrokeSiłłre. Mr. Francis Lambourn, to Miss Eliz. ' Palmer, both of Oxford. Mr. Jas. Batten, of Ewelme, to Miss Ann Jones, of Oxford. Died.] At Oxford, 32, Mr. Jas. East.— 80, Mrs. Frank.-Mr. Jas. Crozier.—Suddenly, Mr. Bliss, painter.-Mrs. Field, of St. Peter-le Bailey. — Mrs. Winstanley, wife of the Rev. Dr. W. principal of St. Alban's Hall, deservedly lamented.—49, M. r. H. Dell.—Mrs. Rous, of Jericho House. At Witney, 69, Mr. Thos. Taylor.—At Ascot, Mr. Thos. King.—At Standlake, Mirs. M. Nalder.—At Aston Rowant, 69, Mr. R. Rixon.--—At Great Coxwell, Chas. Łittle, who was killed by a gun bursting under his arm.—At Rothersield Grays, the Rev. J. P. Moulding, B.D. late fellow and tutor of Trinity College.—At Headington, 35, Mrs. Harbor.—At Emsham, Mr. T. C. Attwood, solicitor. — At Henley, Mrs. Chipp, of Paradise Farm. r to UCKS AN ID E E R KS. Died.] At Abingdom, 31, Mrs. Burden. . –55, Mr. T. Ring, of the corporation.— 92, Mr. W. Petty.—45, Mr. John Guinle surgeon, much lamented. At Reading, Mrs. Letchworth. The Rev. J. Cope, the only son of Sir J. C.— Co., Elizabeth, wife of Jas. Mace Gigger, esq. and daughter of the late Thos. Mallie, M.D. Surgeon and Inspector General of his majesty's forces in the West Indies.—45, W. Bīsh Monck, esq. late of Bath. At ouckingham, 88, Mrs. Mary Hinton. –67, Mrs. A. Forster, wife of Adj. F. At Hedge Mill, near High Wycombe, irs. Spicer, daughter of the Rev. T. Gage. At Maidenhead Bridge, 62, Lady Herne, wife of Sir W. H. At Burnham, Thomas Thornton, esq. author of a work, entitled, “The present He had resided fourteen years in the British factory at Constantinople, and about fifteen months at Odessa, on the coast of the Black Sea. He made several excursions to the provinces of Asia Ajinor, and to the islands of the Archipelago. He had particularly viewed the 'H'road with a critical eye; and he made some remarks on that subject, in one of the periodical journals, which the most profound scholar need not have blushed to own. Titough he had been educated in mercantile habits, his mind was of a higher cast than those habits are usually found to supply. He was fond of literary research; and was not satisfied with a desultory or superficial inquiry after truth. If he was - . . . . . ~ - > ever

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ever led into error, it was never for want of patient investigation. His “ Present State of Turkey,” which is altogether the best book ever published upon that country, will bear aniple testimony to the extent of his knowledge. Most travellers take only a cursory view of the countries which they describe; and they usually substitute tie second-hand information, which they acquire by reading, for that which is the re.

sult of personal experience and actual ob

servation. But Mr. Thornton had resided
many years in Turkey, and had studied the
civil and religious institutions, the manners
and customs of the people, with a very vi.
gilant and philosophicafeye. A few months
before his death, Mr. Thornton had been
appointed consus to the Îlevant Company,
and was about to take his departare for
Alexandria, when a pulmonary complaint,
which had for some time previously to his
decease assumed a menacing appearance,
plunged him into an untimely grave. Whilst
at Constantinople, he had married the
daughter of a Greek merchant, who ac-
companied him to this country, and by
whom he has left a numerous family.
NoHo AM PTGN shire.
At the Northampton assizes, Richard
Jock was indicted for stealing a silver
watch in the dwelling house of j2 Green,
of Middleton. The fact being proved, and
the prisoner having been caised upon for
his defence, he addressed the judge nearly
its follows:--" it is usual for persons placed
in similar circumstances with iryself to en-
deavour to extenuate their offences, to that
J. Hall not presume. I have forfeited my
life, which has been a continuation of cap-
tivity and misery. The only thing of which
I have had any thought or consideration for
the last six months has been death. I am
weary of life, and I hope for a better in
another world; and I request that your
191dship will pass sentence on one, and that
onlay be executed as speedily as possible.”
He was found guity, and senience of death
having been passed upon him, he exclaimed,
this is the happiest day I have seen for
twenty years!”
Married.] Mr. Cha. Longstaff, of Ner.
thampton, to Miss Schofield.
Died.] At Northampton, Chas. Smith,
* 3: a respeciable magistrate, and treasurer
of the Infirmany. -
At Heimden, 41, the Rev. John Browne,
octor of that place, and late Fellow of C.
C. College, Oxford. At Thoroby Grove,
Mrs. Roberts. At Bizsheil, 81, Mr. John
o, an opulent grazier.—At Banbury,
100, Ms. Butcher.
Many divisions of French prisoners, on
hoisting the white cockade, have been
*arched from Norman Cróss barracks,
*nd will be immediately liberated.—A
French general officer, at these barracks,

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[May f* thority this cruel traffic. He was a zealous supporter of the established church, but yet a genuine friend to toleration. He amused himself occasionally in the latter part of his life by composing in Latin poetry, in which he displayed great taste as well as classical accuracy. He was lively in his conversation, which he rendered yet more agreeable by the facility he had of introducing apt quotations from those authors of emimence, both ancient and modern, which he had read. He was of a calm, yet cheerful spirit; his heart overflowed with benignity; and he possessed an uncommon softness and suavity of manners. He was the model of a man, a gentleman, and a Christian. At Yarmouth, Mr. Wm. Alexander, upwards of fifty years resident in Woodbridge, but during the last five at the former place. He had entered on the 82nd year of a life marked by strict integrity, unaffected piety, and a spirit of pure benevolence. As a venerable man of great moral worth lately deceased, it may also be truly said, -“his life was innocence; his end was peace.” ESSEX. Married.] The Rev. C. Tower, of Brent

wood, to Miss F. Hibbert, daughter of .

Geo. H. esq. of Clapham Common.
At Bocking, W. Rayner, jun. esq. of
Stradeshall-place, to Miss Frances Fnglish.
At Burnham, Mr. J. Durrant, to Miss
N. Garland, esq. of Michaelstown Hall,
to Miss Anna Cope, of Drumilly.
At the Quakers' Meeting, at Kelvedon,
F. Gripper, of Layer Breton Hall, to Mary
Coleby, of Kelvedon.
At Colne Engayne, the Rev. J. R. Rel-
ton, of Queen's College, Oxford, to Sophia,
youngest daughter of the Rev. J. Boyer,
rector of Colne Engayne aforesaid.
Died.] At Chelmsford, 23, Miss Hannah
Moggy, second daughter of Mr. M. book-
seller. r
At Mapleslead-hall, 17, Sampson, seventh
son of John Sewell, esq.—At Great Par-
don, 24, Miss Jane Mary Johnson.—At
Great Coggeshall, J. Thompson, esq.-At
Enviels, Little Laver, Mr. S. Perry.-At
ičochford, the Rev. J. Wise.—At Somerly
Hail, 78, Mr. W. Coote.-At Ashdon, Mr.
J. Frost.
A gent}eman, says the Kentish Chronicle,
has just returned from an excursion to
Calais, who states, that all kinds of pro-
visions are plentiful and cheap there. The
best beef and mutton is sold at 5d. per lb.
bread 1% d. per lb.; and poultry and eggs
in superabundance.
The artificers of the several dock-yards
are not to be suddenly reduced in the
event of peace. The Board of Revision

have ordered that the dock-yards shall reduce themselves. This will prevent disgust, and the emigration of valuable work: men. It is expected that the animo 0.

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