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in all things assist to the utmost of his power fellow.citizens ; but he by no means wished in the due execution of the present Conven- to press himself forward on the present oc. tion, according to the true intent and mean- casioo. ing thereof.

Mr. Alderman Thorp professed onaltera5th. It is further mutually agreed, that ble attachment to the principles of the Cocthe Commanders of the ships of the two stitution as delivered dowo to us by our Royal Navies, who shall be employed on ancestors, and declared that he would always this service, shall adhere strictly to the exact be ready to obey the instructions of the tenor of the instructions which they shall Livery; while be hoped he was not deficient receive for this purpose.

in the necessary qualifications for the RepreThe remaining Articles, which are seven sentative of a great Commercial City. in number, do not essentially differ, in any Mr. Alderman Goodbehere proposed Mr. of their provisions, from those which are Waithman as a fit and proper person ; which contained in the Treaties concluded by this Domination was seconded by Mr. Favell. country with Spain and Portugal, and Mr. Waithran felt much pride on the which are already knowo to our readers. occasion, and made large professions of his There are some " Annexes" to the Treaty, determination to promote the true interests containing the form of instructions for the of the city. ships employed to prevent the traffic, and Mr. Wilson addressed the Livery, and regulations for the mixed Courts of Justice made the most becoming professions of bis which are to reside on the coast of Africa, independence and attachment to the Constiand io a colonial possession of the King of tution, and devotion to the interest of this the Netherlands.


Mr. Rowcroft, in a few words, declined, CITY OF LONDON ELECTION.

for various reasons, offering himself on the

present occasion. TUESDAY, JUNE 16,

After the nominations had concluded, the FIRST DAY

show of hands took place for the respective The election of four persons to serve in

Candidates, and the Sheriffs declared the the ensuing Parliament as representatives of majority to be in favour of Messrs. Wood, the City of London, commenced on Tues. Thorp, Waitbman, and Wilson. day, and we believe a fuller attendance of

Mr. Birch baving declined the contest, Jiverymen has not been known on any

Sir William Curtis and Alderman Atkins former occasion. The heat of the weather

demanded a Pell, which commenced at halfhad no effect in abating the ardour of curio. past three, and closed at half-past four. At sity excited by the novelty of the appear

five o'clock the nombers were ihus posted :ance of so many candidates for their favour. Wood .... 176 | Wilson

110 After the usual preparatory forms apon such

Waithmad 159 Curtis

91 occasions of this kind were gone throogh, Thorp...... 136 Atkins

57 the several Candidates came forward. They presented themselves in the following order :

Wood ........1047 | Thorp

773 Alderman Sir W. Cortis first addressed

852 Curtis


Waithman 818 the Livery, and in soliciting a renewal of


493 the honour so repeatedly conferred on him, manfully and honestly stated the indepen

Wond dence of his principles, which induced him

........2175 | Thorp

Wilson........1837 Cortis occasionally to vote with Ministers when he

Waithman ....1741 Aikios. thought their measures wise and salutary, and occasionally to oppose them when he could not approve of what they proposed.

...3121 | Curtis

.2330 Alderman Atkins made a similar indepen

Wilson .....2713 Thorp

.9268 dent and constitutional profession.

Waitbman ....240 | Alkios... .1365 Alderman Sir C. S. Hunter proposed Mr. Wilson as a fit and proper person to repre. sent the City of London, for his extreme Wood

3779 | Curtis

9844 commercial connexions and intimate know- Wilson .3338 Thorp

.2729 ledge of its true interests.

Waithman ....
...2979 | Atkins

1613 Mr. Alderman Wood then came forward

SIXTH DAY. and professed his attachment to the Constitution, and his determination to support

Wood.... 4828 | Curtis ..3676 measures of retrenchment and economy in

Wilson. .....4237 | Thorp

.3547 the State.

Waithman .....3838 Atkins declined. Mr. Alderman Birch next addressed the Livery in a neat speech. His principles were those of honest independence; and if Wood .sec....5700 | Thorp. .4335 he were returned to Parliament he would Wilson. ..4829 Curtis

1924 endeavour to deserve the approbation of bis Waitoman



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FIRST DAY. The friends of the several candidates took their stations on the hustings at nine o'clock. At ten the nomination of the candidates commenced.

Mr. Sturch presented himself to nominate their old and tried representative, Sir Francis Burdett. (some clamour.)

Mr. Peter Walker came forward to nomi. Date the venerable Major Cartwright, the tried friend of Voiversal Suffrage and Annual Parliaments,

Lord Henry Molyneux Howard proposed as a candidate sir Samuel Roinilly. He could truly say, from long and constant observation of his conduct, that he was actuated by the pure constitutional principles which had so long endeared Mr. Fox to the citizens of Westinimter.-Mr. Wishart seconded the nomination.

Sir Murray Maxwell presented himself amidst greeting from his friends, and cries of " Off! off from the multitude. He said he believed he had the wishes of Mr. Hunt himself that he should be heard. He felt happy io telling them that bis cause was truly popular in the hearts of the electors of Westminster.

Mr. Harley then nomiuated Mr. Hunt, in a short speech, and the pomination was seconded by Mr. Gale Jones,

The high bailiff having declared the sbew of hands to be in favour of Sir Samuel Romilly and Mr. Hunt, a poll was demanded, which was closed for the day at four o'clock, when it stood as follows :Sir Samuel Romilly

189 Sir Murray Maxwell.....

176 Sir Francis Burdett

87 The Hon. Douglas Kingaird.. 25

Major Cartwright

Sir Samuel Romilly

Sir Murray Maxwell.. 754
Sir Francis Burdett

318 Hon. Douglas Kionaird 55 Mr. Hunt

Major Cartwright.

Sir Samuel Romilly

Sir Murray Maxwell 1241
Sir Francis Burdett

484 Hon. Douglas Kionaird 63 Mr. Hont

Major Cartwright

Sir Samuel Romilly

Sir Francis Burdett

.1263 Sir Murray Maxwell.....

..1726 Mr, Hunt.....


Mr. Hunt ....


FIRST DAY. The Election of two representatives for this Borough in Parliament commenced on Thurday, June 18, and the crowd assembled on the occasion exceeded all former precedent. The Hustings were crowded to excess, and St. Margaret's hill was nearly impassable.

At half-past nine o'clock the High Bailiff, Mr. Princeps, appeared, and was sworn in.

The High Bailiff then called upon the Electors to manifest their choice of the Representatives by a show of hands, and Mr. Calvert being first announced, there was an alınost universal show of hands in his favour, accompanied by the most vociferous applause. Mr. Barclay was the next put in rotation, and a few individuals held up their hands, and a mixture of applause, groans, and hisses followed. Sir Robert Wilson was then put, and the show of hands and the acclamations that followed it, were of the most poisy and universal description. A poll was then demanded by Mr. Young for Mr. Barclay. It commenced soon after twelve, and was carried on with great spirit till four, when the numbers were announced to be as follow : Mr. Calvert

Sir R. Wilson
Mr. Barclay.....

Mr. Calvert

Sir R. Wilson

Mr. Barclay

Mr. Calvert

Sir R. Wilson..

1408 Mr. Barclay

1102 FOURTH DAY. The poll was closed, Mr, Barclay having declined.



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Judges—Lord ELLENBOROUGR and Mr. Jus

tice A BBOTT.
Hertfordshire-Thursday, July 16, at Hert.

Esser-Monday, July 20, at Chelmsford.
Kent-Monday, July 27, at Maidstone.
Susser-Saturday, August 1, at Lewes.
Surry-Thursday, August 6, at Guilford.

upon-Tyne-25th July, at Newcastle

upon Type.
Cumberland-31st July, at Carlisle.
Westmorland-5th August, at Appleby.
Lancashire-8th August, at Lancaster.

Judges – Mr. Justice Park and Mr. Jas.

Southampton-14th July, at Winchester.
Wilts-18ih July, at Salisbury.
Dorset-230 July, at Dorchester
Devon and City of Exeter-27th July, at

Cornwall-30 August, at Bodmin.
Somerset- 10th August, at Wells.
City and County of Bristol- 15th August, at



Judges— Mr. Baron Wood and Mr. Justice

York and City-4th July, at York.
Durham-20th July, at Durham.
Northumberland, and County of Newcastle-

BIRTHS. CAY 28. At Framfield-place, Sussex, . ,

14. At Farley Hill, Berkshire, Lady 29. At Wansted House, the lady of Long In Prince's-street, Hanover-square, the Wellesley, M.P. of a daughter.

lady of Ralph Franco, Esq. of a son and June 10. In Great George-street, the heir. Right Hon. Lady Amelia Sophia Drum- 22. At Mead Lodge, Hunsdon, Herts, mond, of a daughter.

the wife of Captain James Keith Forbes, 11. The lady of Lieutenant-colonel Hugh E.J.S. of a son, Percy Davison, of a daughter.

MARRIAGES. L , ATELY, at St. George's, Hanover. to Mrs. Smith, of Dunstall Hall, Derby.

shire. 77th regiment of foot, to Frances, daughter L. B. Hollinshead, Esq. of Derby, to Miss of the late W. Waldgrave, Esq.

Potts, daughter of Mr. Potts, Serjeants'. Lately, Mr. J. Bologna, of the Theatre inn, Fleet-street. Royal, Covent garden, to Miss L. M. Bris- 26. G. Bishop, Esq. of Finsbury-place, tow, late of the same.

to Rosetta, eldest daughter of Richard Lately, Lieutenant Kinderdine, of the Houlditch, Esq. of Hampstead. King's own Stafford militia, to Mary, Ellis John Troughton, Esq. of Beckford. daughter of William Critchley, Esq. of place, Kennington, to Mary, daughter of Dunton, Stafford.

the late Thomas Baker, Esq. of the India May 20. James Lash Buckland, surgeon, House, of Shaftesbury, to Maria, daughter of 27. Thomas C. Yates, Esq. of the Ioner Charles Lush, Esq. of Charles-square, Hox. Temple, to Maria-Isabella, daughter of Sir ton.

William Richardson, Bart. 21. Edward Hopper Hebden, Esq. to 28. At Putney, Charles Stock, Esq. of Mary, daughter of the late James Tindall, Reading, to Aon, daughter of the late Peter Esq. of Scarborough, banker.

Kennion, Esq. 21. At Brighton, George Royde, Esq. of At Wandsworth, Henry James Barchard, Newgate-street, to Frances, daughter of the Esq. of Wandsworth, to Elizabeth, widow late William Attree, Esq. of Brighton. of the late E. L. Daniell, Esq. of the Island Sarah, daughter of the late Matthew Ches- R. L. Ferrar, Esq. 60th regiment, to sall, Esq. of Norfolk-street.

23. H. C. Eycott, Esq. to Ann-Clutter. of Antigua. buck, daughter of William Fryer, Esq. Margaret-Frances, daughter of the late

24. At Cirencester, Mr. Charles Law. Rev. Paul Limrick, of Calcutta, 10 Joseph rence, to Lydia, daughter of Devereux Pigott Rogers, Esq. tbird son of the Rev. Bowly, Esq. of Chesterton House, Glou. Dr. Rogers, LLD.rector of Kilieagh, Case cestershire.

tle Martyr, Ireland, At Eton, Mr. William Borrowdaile, of R. II, Middleton, Esq. of Limehouse, to Bernard-street, Russell-square, to Jane, Miss Eleanor Hastings Duell, of Clifton, daughter of Mr. Marsh, of Eton.

near Bristol. 25. At Chesterfield, J. F. Smith, Esq. Robert Gear, Esq. of Denmark Hill, to

Elizabeth-Ferrers, daughter of the late Dr. Dancey, son of John Dancey, Esq. of John Gilbert, Esq. of Newport, Isle of Blandford, to Sarah, daughter of Thomas Wight. Warburton, Esq. of Hackney.

Thomas Parmịnter, Esq. of Berington J. Petty Muspratt, Esq. of Dulwich, to House, Essex, to Elizabeth, daughter of Susannah, daughter of Thomas Latt, jun, William Simons, Esq. Haydon-square. Esq. of Lambeth,

9. Thomas Jervis White Jervis, to Eliza Charles Philip Hodson, of St. Peter's beth Ann Strettell. College, Cambridge, Esg. to Elizabeth, 11. Mr. Edward Iones, of Fleet-street, daughter of the late George Burdon, Esq. to Miss Lightfoot, of Islington. of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire.

Joseph Mace, Esq. of Tenterden, Kent, 29. Michael Charles Fox, Esq. eldest son to Miss Amelia Cole Steer, of Dawlish, of Luke Fox, Esq. late one of his Majesty's Devon. jestices of the court of Common Pleas, to 13. Edward Stanley, Esq. of Charlotte. Katharine Bushe, second daughter of the street, Bedford-square, to Miss Milne, of Solicitor General.

Lower Grosvenor-street. JUNE 2. William Edward Nightingale, 13. William Manning, Esq. of the Hon. Esq. of Lea, Derbyshire, to Frances, third East India Company's service, to Kate, daughter of William Smith, Esq. M.P. for daughter of the late John Clarck Stewart, Norwich.

Esq. of Blackwall. John W. T. Sparkes, Esq. of St. John's- 15. The Rev. W. B. Wroth, vicar of street, to Mary, daoghter of Philip Cooper, Edlesborough, Bucks, to Anne-Maria, Esq. of Waterloo place.

daughter, of the Rey. T.H. Barker, rector Mr. John Shepherd, of Frome, to Han- of Northcharch, Herts. nab, daughter of the late Mr. Benjamin 16. The Rev. Samuel Crooke, of WrestTomkins, of Thames-street.

lingworth, Bedfordshire, to Maria-Eliza3. Francis Tattersall, Esq. of Hill's- beth, daughter of the late Thomas Cawplace, near Maidstone, to Harriet, daugh- ston, Esq. of Great St. Helen's. ter of Henry Martin, Esq. of Sackville- 18. S. R. M. Leake, Esq. to Georgiana, street,

daughter of G. Stevens, Esq. of Old WindThe Rev. S. Arnott, fellow of St. John's sor Lodge. College, Oxford, and perpetual curate of Mr. James Simms, of St. John's, NewEasterbourne, to Miss Bunting, daughter foundland, to Ano, daughter of Mr. Roof the late Rev. E. Bunting, rector of Yel. bert Gray, of Camberwell. ding, Bedfordshire.

Mr. W. Beddome, of Fenchurch-street, 4. Mr. Charles Aldis, of Camberwell, to to Ellen, daughter of Mr. Edward Smith, of Mary-Judith, daughter of Thomas Spence, Bath-place, Peckham. Esq. of Hertford,

Captain Edward Wildman, of the 20th George Adams, Esq. of Alresford, to Miss light dragoons, to Miss Antonia Oakes, Nickson, daughter of the late John Nieko daughter of Sir Hildebrand Oakes, Bart. son, Esq. of Whitchurch, Salop.

The Rev. R. G. Baker, son of William 6. Mr. Frederick Thornhill, of Fish. Baker, Esq. of Bayford Bury, Herts, to street-hill, to Miss Jones.

Emma, daughter of the late Williain At Streatham Church, John Webb, Esq. Franke, Esq. of Gojldford-street, to Ano, daughter of Mr. Thomas Mann, jun. of Andover, to David Laing, Esq. of Balham-bill, Surrey. Elizabeth, daughter of Mr. Richard Stub

8. William Margesson, Esq. of Upper bings, of Islington. Berkeley-street, to Mary.Frances, daugh- 20. Alfred Fawkes, Esq. of Great Cumter of Bryan Cook, Esq. of Owston, York. berland-street, Portman-square, to Wilhel.

Capel Hanbury, Esq. of H.M. Royal mina, second daughter of John Milford, Scots regiment, and son of the late John Esq. of Guildford-street, Russell-square. Hanbury, Esq. of Tottenham, to Ellen, Augustus Giani, Esq. of New Cavendish. daughter of the late William Franklin, square, Portland-place, to Miss Greenfell, Esq. formerly governor of bis Majesty's of Pentonville, province of New Jersey.

MONTHLY OBITUARY. LA ATELY, at Plymouth-dock, Giles youngest daughter of Captain Frederick

Welsford, Esq. merchant, of that English, of the royal engineers. place.

R. Kew, a pamper, of Wick and Abson, At Kirkby-Stephen, Westmoreland, Mar. Somerset, aged 101. garet, the wife of John Margetson, Esq. of JAN. 10. At Bombay, in her 20th year, that place, solicitor.

Maria Eliza, daughter of G. B. Tyndall, Ai Fort St. George, N.B, Georgiana, the Esq. of Lincoln’s-inu-fields.

of his age,

his 52d year.

MAR. 31. On his passage from Madras lieutenant-colonel of the Old Buffs, or 3d to England, after a period of 42 years' ser- regiment of foot, and an aide-de-camp 10 vice, Major-general Sir John Chalmers,

the King. K.C.B, colonel of the 17th regiment of Mrs. Barnard, wife of Mr. J. G. Bar. Madras Native Infantry, in the 53d year nard, of Skinner-street, Snow-bill.

6. Mr. Jobn Allatt, of Bread street, MAY 10. On his passage from Leith to 7. In Pulteney-street, Bath, Fairfax Aberdeen, Captain James Stevenson. Johnson, Esq. of Spalding, aged 66, MAY 18. "The Rev. M. Coulcher, M.A." In Union-row, Chelsea, Mr. John Holles,

late of Windmill street, Golden-square, master of the Grammar School, Lynn, in

At Sydenham, Mr. William Lance, aged 23. At his house in Wimpole-street, Sir 73. Stephen Cotterell, in the 80ch year of his At Brussells, Mrs. Creevey, wife of

Thomas Creevey, Esq. M.P. age. Wakelin Welch, Esq. of Camden-place, Dowton, comedian ; as an actor he was

In the 36th year of his age, Mr. Henry Bath, late of Lympston, Devonshire.

25. At Brighton, in the 420 year of his generally admired. age, John Vernon, Esq. of Usherstead

10. In Parliament-street, Charles BaLodge, Suffolk.

con, Esq- architect, clerk of the works in 26. At Harpendon, aged 86, Mary,

the department of Whitehall, Houses of widow of the late Thomas Leigh, Esq. and

Parliament, &c. &c. &c. aged 35. sister to the late Lord Ducie,

11. The Right Hon. John Hiley AddingAt Timwell, Rutlandshire, Benjamin ton, of a mortification in his stomach. Christian, Esq. aged 79.

Mr. H. Addington was a gentleman of 29. Mary, the daughter of Mr. Hill,

most pleasing and amiable manners. He surgeon, of Cooper's-row.

possessed a considerable fund of informaMargaret, wife of Mr. John Osmond, of

tion, was a good classical scholar, and was Market-street,

very punctual and active in the discharge At Kennington-row, in the 76th year of

of his official duties, so long as his health his age, Mr. Thomas Kay, late bookseller

would permit him. He was a man of the in the Strand.

highest integrity and honour, and in all In South Audley-street, in the 73d year

the relations of domestic life, as father, of his age, Isaac Hawkins Browne, Esq.

brother, busband, most exemplary. Among of Badger Hall, in the county of Salop,

the minor excellences we may class his nearly 30 years one of the representatives conviviality, his abundant store of anec. of the Porough of Bridgenorth.

dotes, his constant flow of spirits, his kind William Burdon, Esq. of Welbeck-street,

and gentle disposition. li was his lot, aged 53, regretted by all who knew him.

amidst all the storms and dissensions of 31. At Hitchin, Herts, Nathaniel Field, politics, never to have made an enemy, Esq.

even among those most opposed to him in Jonel. In Queen-square, Bloomsbury, political opinions. William Watson, Esq. F.R.S. Serjeant at

In Halkin-street, the Right Hon, the Arms to the House of Lords, Chairman of the Viscountess Althorp. the county of Middlesex and city of West

In Northumberland-street, Edinburgb, miaster sessions, and Senior Pleader to the

Francis Napier, Esq. W.S. son of the late Corporation of the city of London. Major.general the Hon. Mark Napier. At Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, in her 94th

Robert Barlow, Esq. of Newport, Isle year, Mrs. Mary Biles.

of Wight. 2. Sally, wife of Robert Tindal, Esq. of

12. In Albermarle-street, Arthur Shake. Coral Hall, Chelmsford.

speare, Esq. aged 70. At Windsor, in his 63d year, James

At Kennington, Captain Joseph Ed. Cobb,* Esq. of Russell-square, the secre

monds, of the royal navy. tary of the East India Company.

13. Aged 65, Elizabeth, widow to the 3. In Keppel-street, Russell-square, late, and mother of the present celebrated Miss Elizabeth Dobson.

Martin Van Butchell, 24, Broad-street, Elizabeth, wife of Dr. Ridout, of the

Golden-square. Crescent, New Bridge-street,

At the Rookery, near Dorking, Surrey, 4. At Isleworth, aged 87. Lady Twysden, in the 62d year of his age, Richard Fuller, relict of the late Sir William Twysden,

Esq. banker, of Corphill. Bart.

At Margate, after a short illness, aged 5. Robert Scarlett, M.D.

17, William Thomas, eldest son of Mr. At Exmouth, in the 76th year of his age,

William Moore, of Wbite Lion-court, the Right Hon, John Leslie, Baron lord

Birchin Jane. Newark, of North Britain, many years 14. Cuthbert Scarborough, Esq. of the

Kent road, aged 19. * For a Portrait and Memoir, vide Vol. J. D. Riecker, Esq. of the Old South XXXI. page 155.

Sea House, Broad-street, aged 36.

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