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BANKRUPTS, PROM NOVEMBER 18, TO DECEMBER 16, 1823, INCLUSIVE. N. B. In Bankruptcies in and about London, the Attorneys are to be understood to reside in London, and in Country Bankrupicies at the Residence of the Bankrupt, except otherwise expressed.
The Solicitors' Names are between parentheses.
ABRAHAMS, J. Castle-street, jeweller. Aspinall, Furni. Allam, T. W. Great Marlow, brieklayer. (Ellison and
Blaxham Appleton, J. Tuttenham-court Road, cooper. (Watson and
Son, Bouverie-street Appleyard, J. Catherine-street, bookseller. (Eyles, Wor
ship-street Road Atkinson, T Bradford, worsted-spinner. (Moulden Basley, J. Liverpool, merchant. (Orred, Lowe, and Co. Baines, B. Canterbury, bookseller, &c. (Smith and Weir,
Austin Friars Baylis, E. Painswick, cloth-manufacturer. (Gardner,
Gloucester Bengkenkte, G. A. T. and Payne, T. H. Fenchurch-build
10g, merchants. (Gatty and Co. Angel court Bidder, T. ilfracombe, tallow.chandler. (Pigsley, Barn
staple Bosker, J. St. Stephens, cattle dealer. (Tanner, Foro
strert Bromige, Hartlebury, tailor. (Pochin and Smith, Wor
cester Caudlin, J.J. Fenchurch-street, merchant. (Pilson and
Preston, Coleman-street Champtaloup... Counter-street, orange-merchant. (Blunt
aad Roy, Old Boad-street Chambers, J. Graecchurch street, tobacconist. (Jones,
Threadoeedle-street Cook, J. Rochdale, ironmonger. (Branson, Sheffield Cordingley, W. Rossell-place, brewer. Townsend, Crook
ed lane Cox, J. Wells, miller. (Reeves, Glastonbury Croesbey, S. King-street, cheese-merchant. (Watson avd
Son, Bouverie-street Cross, R. Manchester, leather factor. (Fidgerley, Shrews
bury Catmore, J. Birchin-lane, jeweller, (Pownal, Old Jewry Damıns, G. Chesterfield, draper. (Huchiuson Davidson, J. Chorlton-row, stonemason. (Heslop, Man
cbester Davies, J. Hereford, victualler. (Hall Dixon, G. Chiswell-strees, isonmonger. (Hewett, Token
house-yard Dowling, w. King-street, grocer. (Badeley, Leman-street Ella, J. Lower Thames-street, wine-merchant. (Pain
Lyon's Inn Ellaby, T. Emberton, lace-unerchant. (Garrard, Olney Farrar, w. Friday-street, vietualler. (Spence and Desbro,
Size-lane Fasana, D. fancy-stationer, Bath. (Courteen, Size-lane Geugha, J. Little Tower street, vintner. (Wilkinson, New
North-street Grace, R. Fenchurch-street, hat-maker. (Wilks, Finsbury
place Graat, M. Clifton, lodging-house-keeper. (Grindon,
Bristol Hamilton, R. Stoke upon Trent, eartbenware-maker.
(Ward, Barslem Harris, J. Addle Hill, stable-keeper. (Clayton, New Inn Heavy, J. Worship-street, cabinet-maker. (Webb, Bart.
lett's-buildings Hill, T. West Smithfield, grocer. (Whitton, Bedford-row Hodge, H. Dural'wlane, Islington, brick-maker. (Wat.
liams, Bond-court Hedges, J. Aldgate, blanket-maker. (Filson and Preston,
Coleban-street. Hodgson, T. Newgate-street, linen-draper (Butler, Wat
Ling-street Holbrouk, J. Derby, grocer. (Greaves Holland, T. Nottingham, lace-maker. (Payne Hooper, F. Mitre-court. (Dickens, Bow lane Hutchinson, J. Little St. Thomas Apostle, ham-factor,
(Steel, Queen-street Isaacks, J. Harerfordwert, draper. (Daniel, Bristol Jones, w. Dog-row, Mile-end, wheelwright. (Macduff,
Jones, E. A. and W. H. Hackney fields, brewers. (Huxley,
ser and Son
hosiers (Hurst Reeves, X. Stockport, shopkeeper. (Newton and Winter
and Wilson, Lincoln's lon
brook Seeley, B. and Nash, E. Red Lion-yard, horse-dealers.
(Stevens and Wood, St. 1 homas Apostle
and Roscoe, Temple
place, Temple Whalley, T. Chorley, manufacturer (Kershaw, Man
ehester Whalley, C. Rivington, manufacturer (Kershaw, Man
Thomas Gibson, mason and builder, Perth
ADAM, W. Narrow Wall, Dec. 20
chant, Jan. 3
Bath, Jan, 10
Banbury, C. H. Wood-street, Nov. 29
Dec. 6, 16
Chalk, J. Blackfriars Road, Dec. 13
Thames-street, Jan, 10
road, Jan. 3
Courthope, F. W. Langboura Cham.
bers, Jan. 13 Cuff, J. Regent street, Dec. 27 Cutbush, ll, and W. Maidstone, Dec.
Strand, Dec. 20
Larbellastair, J. Angel court, Dee. 16
ham, Dec. 31
port, Die 30
Salinn, S. Regent street, Dec. 13
Beedle-strtet, Jan, 10
lane, Jau. 30
hall-stret, Jan. 10
A Manchester, Dec 30
miester, Dec. 20
INCIDENTS, APPOINTMENTS, MARRIAGES, AND DEATHS,
IN LONDON, MIDDLESEX, AND SURREY. Monument to Lord Erskine.-A meeting magnificent entrance to the Cathedral, is of the inembers of the profession of the to be thrown open : of course the greater law was held in Lincoln's Inn-hall, last part of Paternoster-row will fall under month, for the purpose of paying a the extensive proscription which it will mark of respect to the memory of Lord be necessary to make in order to meet Erskine. Messrs. Scarlett, Brougliam, the liberal arrangements of the Minister, Abercrombie, Raine, Denman, Jervis, It will be finished and quite ready for ocand Bell, were among the persons pre cupation in three years from tue present
Mr. Scarlett was called to the tinre. Mr. Robert Smirke, jud. is the chair, and a subscription was opened for architect, under the inspection of the erecting a statue to his memory, not on Board of Works. The City pays oneaccount of his political conduct, but for third of the expense. The offices and all the great integrity, the general urbanity, the interior departments of the new buildand the unrivalled eloquence which he ing will be arranged under the direction bad displayed whilst at the bar. It is not of that excellent servant of the public, yet setiled where the statue is to be Mr. Freeling erected.
London Mechanics' Institution.-An esThe New Post-Office.—The erection of tablishment of this title having been a new post-office, which had been de- formed in London, a number of gentlelayed so long as to remove all hope of men met last month to give a local habi. its appearance, has at length been deter- tation to a Society which had already a mined upon by Government. Lord Liver- given name: and, at the same time, to pool bas given his assurance that one of receive the Report of the Sub-Committee, the most splendid buildings of the modern with the draft of certain laws, which, day shall be speedily raised in St. Mar after many arduous sittings, they were tin's-le-Grand, where the City of London prepared to subunit for consideration and has already expended the 100,0001. de- adoption. It was recommended that the manded by Parliament, upon the part of Institution should receive donations of its inhabitants, towards the completion Money, Books, Specimens, linplements, of the plan. The whole area of St. Models, and Apparatus ; that, in the next Paul's Church-yard, opposite to the place, there should forth with be establishnorth-gates, which gives by far the most ed a Library of Reference, a Circulating
Library, and a Reading-Room; that a tection to persons exposed to frauds. Museum should be provided of Machines, Various resolutions were carried; and Models, Minerals, and Natural History; amongst them, one recommending the that Lectures should be given on Natural committee to consider the propriety of and Experimental Philosophy, Practical appointing a Chamber of Commerce for Mechanics, Astronomy, Literature, and the City of London. the Arts; also that Elementary Schools Education.—The General Committee of should be provided for the teaching of the National Society for the education of Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, and Tri- the poor in the principles of the Establishgonometry, and their applications to Per- ed Church, held their meeting at St. Marspective, architecture, Mensuration, and tin's Vestry Room :-Present, the ArchNavigation; and lastly, that there should bishop of Canterbury, the Bishops of also be established an Experimental Work London and Llandaff, Lord Kenyon, shop and Laboratory, for the better in- Archdeacons Pott and Watson, Dr. Bell, struction of mechanics by the results of and other Members of the Committee. experience. After due consideration, the Seven fresh schools were united to the following gentlemen were announced as Society, and several grants of money were Trustees for the year 1824 :--Dr. Bir- made from 201. to 2001, each, towards the beck; H. Brougham, Esq. M.P.; J. Wal- erecting, enlarging, and fitting up of ker, Esq. M.P. ; and Mr. Alderman Key. School-rooms; a communication was
State of Neugate, Dec. 2, 1823.-Pri- made from the Northamptonshire Society soners against whom judgment of death of the munificent donation of 5001, three is recorded 3; respited during pleasure 5 ; per cent. consols, by Sir James Langham, under sentence of transportation for life Bart. the interest of which to be distri25; ditto for fourteen years 10; ditto for buted in four prizes, of unequal amount, seven years 30; under sentence of im- to two such masters and two such misprisonment for felony and misdemeanors tresses of Schools (other than the Central 14; for trial at the present Sessions 216 ; School at Northampton), without regard committed under the Bankrupt Laws 2 ; to the size of such Schools or number of insane 2; for trial at the Admiralty Ses- children, in which the principles of the sions 6; detained 4; whose judgment is Madras System shall be best understood, respited 6; remanded from last Sessions and most successfully practised. l; committed by the Court of King's The Penitentiary.—The whole of the Bench 1-Total 325; of which number 69 prisoners who have been confined in the are females.
Penitentiary bave been removed :-One A meeting of merchants, bankers, and hundred females have been sent on board others, was held at the City of London the Narcissus, at Woolwich, and two Tavern, to receive the report of a Com- hundred males have been removed to the mittee appointed at a former meeting, to Ethalion, also stationed at Woolwich ; the investigate into the state of the law re- remaining three hundred male prisoners specting merchants and factors, and to on board the convict ship Dromedary, adopt such farther measures as might be lying off Woolwich. The Penitentiary deemed expedient, with a view tu the will be thoroughly cleansed and fumore complete revision of the laws affect- migated during the winter, so as to be ing those interests. Mr. J. Smith took ready for the reception of prisoners the the chair ; and previously to the reading of ensuing spring. the report, alluded to the circumstances ECCLESIASTICAL PREFERMENTS. which attended the passing the Bill of The Rev. H. Wheatley, to the Vicarage last Session, and concluded by pointing of Bramley, Hants—The Rev. R. L. Cotout the advantages which would arise ton, to the Vicarage of Denchworth, Berks from the establishment of some perna- The Rev. G. I. Fisher, to the Subchantnent Board, such as other companies in ership of the Cathedral Church, Bath, valarge places had, to whom commercial cant by the death of the Rev. J. Selwyndifficulties and grievances might be in- The Rev. S. Downes, to the Living of trusted. The report stated that the wishes Kilham, Yorkshire--The Rev. H. E. Stewof the Committee had been but imperfectlyard, M. A. is appointed Domestic Chaplain met ; but still that the provisions of the to the Earl of Warwick-The Rev. J.T. Bill, enabling the consignee to have the Casberd, LL.D. to the Living of Lanover, same lien on goods intrusted to his and to hold it with the Vicarage of Pencare as if they were the property of the mark, Glamorganshire-The Rev. R. Casconsignor, and empowering the consignee, berd, to the Rectory of Porthkerry, on to whom the goods were remitted for the resignation of the Rev.J, T. Casberd sale, to pledge those goods as an indem- The Rev. Charles Austin, to the Rectory nification, whether belonging to the con. of Tallard Royal, Wilts.—The Rev. F. signor or any other person, gave pro- Calvert, M.A. to the Rectory of Whatfield,
Suffolk, vacant by the death of the Rev. the Rev. W. F. Cobb, A.M. to Mary, J. Plampin.--The Rev. John Warren, to second daughter of Peter Blackburn, Esq. be Chancellor of the Diocese of Bangor. At St. George's Bloomsbury, Mr.
- The Rev. Benjamin Lefroy, A.B. to the Hovell, to Mrs. Higgins.-At St. Giles's Rectory of Ashe, Hants.--The Rev. T. W. Cripplegate, J. W.Borradaile, Esq. of FenChampnes, Vicar of Upton, Bucks, and church-street, to Anne, eldest daughter of Rector of Cottisford, Oxon, presented by Joseph Pullen, Esq.-At St. George's the Dean and Canons of Windsor to the Bloomsbury, J. Johnston, Esq. to Helen, Rectory of Fulmer, Bucks. By taking eldest daughter of W. Learmouth, Esq.it he vacates the Vicarage of Wyrardis- At Islington Church, Mr. W. Newsom, to bury and Langley-The Rev. Wm. Verelst, Eleanor, fourth daughter of Mr. Lear.Rector of Grayingham, has been present- At St. Mary-le-bone New Church, the ed, by Sir J. H. Thorold, Bart. to the Rev. John Peake, to Susan, widow of Vicarage of Rauceby.
Capt. W. T. Taylor.–At Edmonton, J.
Milner, Esq. to Elizabeth, second daughter PROMOTIONS, APPOINTMENTS, &c.
of Colin Rowlee, Esq. Capt. C. Bullen, C.B. is appointed to Died.] – Mr. John Haydon, of Colethe command of the squadron employed brooke-row, Islington.-In Brook-street, on the African station, in the rooni of the Sir Eyre Coote, of West Park, Hants.late Commodore Sir R. Mends.-Rear- James Richardson, Esq. of New Inn.-At Admiral W. T. Lake, C.B. is appointed Sutton, T. Creser, Esq.-At Peckham, Commander-in-chief on the North Ame- Mary, relict of Wm. Codner, Esq.-50rican station, in the room of Rear-Admiral phia, eldest daughter of Joseph Gwilt, Fahie, whose period of command has ex Esq. of Abingdon-street.-J. M. Molipired.--Capt. David Duon to be Flag- neux, Esq. of Loseley Park, Surrey.-C. captain.-Sir R. Gifford is appointed to be Allatt, Esq. at his house in Spring-garChief Justice of the Common Pleas, on the dens.-At his house, near London-bridge, resignation of Sir R. Dallas;- and Sir J. R. Till, Esq-at Crosby-row, Walworth, Copley to be Attorney-General, in the Anne, wife of Mr. J. Horwood.-In Great room of Sir R. Gifford.—Hon. F. R. Prescot-street, M. L. Newton, Esq.-At Forbes to be Secretary of Legation at her house at Kentish Town, Mrs. GreenLisbon; and P. Brown, Esq. to be Secre- wood, relict of the late Thomas Greentary of Legation at Copenhagen.—John wood, Esq.- At his house in the New Lord Carbery to be an Irish representa- Kent-road, H. H. Deacon, Esq.-At Guildtive Peer, vice Lord Farnham, deceased. ford, Elizabeth, relict of the late Mr. Viscount Granville to be Ambassador Ex- Stedman.--At her house in Brook-street, traordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Holborn, Mrs. A. Ducroz. — Mrs. E. King of the Netherlands.
Green, widow of the late Mr. T. Green, of Married.]-At St. George's Hanover- Upper Thames-street.—At Brixton, J. square, P. Longmore, Esq. to Sabine, se Green, Esq. of St. Paul's Church-yard. cond daughter of Jacob Elton, Esq.-Mr. Elizabeth, wife of Randolph Payne, of Hauxwell, to Elizabeth, fourth daughter Southampton - street, Covent-garden.of Mr. Wm. Barber.-At St. Mary's Is- Mr. Robert Conyers, late of Kingslandlington, J. Arden, Esq. of Red Lion-sq. place, Kingsland-road.-Mr. Wm. Long, to Miss. Munro.-At Poplar, Mr. R. E. of Fenchurch-st.—Elizabeth Anne, only Gibbs, of St. George's-in-the-East, to daughter of Mr. Edw. Gedge, of Lower Jane, younger daughter of the late Mr. Thames-street.-At Warren House, StanB. Granger. --At Lambeth Church, Eliza more, Mrs. King.--Lieut. Edward Redbeth, daughter of Wm. Reece, Esq. ofing, R. N.--In Devonshire-street, PortSouth Lambeth, to Henry Kelsall, Esq.- land-place, Catherine Spencer, wife of At St. Mary's Lambeth, Mr. C. Burrows, Mr. O. Green.-Mr. Robert Towers, of of Clapbam-road, to Sarah Maria, eldest Islington-green. The Right Hon. T. daughter of the late James Brewer, Esq.- Steele, aged 70.--Mr. B. Smith, of WalAt St. James's Westminster, Mr. A. New worth, Surrey.--Eliza, only daughter of ley, of Bishopsgate-street, to Ann, eldest Mr. Wm. Freme.—At his house in Gowerdaughter of Mr. Bartram.-At St.George's street, Bedford-square, George Jourdan, Bloomsbury, Mr. C. Folkard, of Hatton- Esq.-Emma Frances, second daughter of garden, to Caroline, youngest daughter of Mr. Lennet, Secretary of Lloyd's.-In the late James Aldous, Esq.–At St. Ludgate-street, Eliza, widow of General James's Clerkenwell, Mr. V. Knight, to Keith Macalister.-John Marsh, Esq. late Elizabeth, second daughter of Mr. Wm. Chairman of the Victualling Board.-At Watson, of Red Lion-street.--At Stoke Upper Tooting, Susanna, the wife of Mr. next Guildford, Mr. T. Charrott, to Mrs. T.Adlington.--At her house in BrunswickGumbrell.-R. F. Campbell, Esq. to Miss square, Mrs. Bish.--Anue, the wife of W. Caroline Winter.-At Clapham, Surrey, Prater, Esq. of Arlington-street.-At his
house in Aldermanbury, Mr. W. Payne.- Conduit-street.-Caroline, third daughter T. Trundle, Esq. of Brunswick-square.-- of Matthew Burchell, Esq. of Falbam.Mrs. T. Gibson, relict of Mr. George, Gib At Poplar, Mary, daughter of John Garson, of Ratcliffe-highway.-Agnes Jane, ford, Esq.-Charlotte, eldest daughter of daughter of J. W. Warren, Esq. of Powis Mr. George Spawforth.–At Stoke Newplace.-G. Tatlock, Esq. of Bloomsbury- ington, Mr.J. Bentley, late of Basinghallplace.- In Old Palace-yard, after a sbort street.-In Keppel-street, Russell-square, illness, Frances the wife of Henry Bankes, Mrs. Day. At his house in SouthamptonEsq. M.P. At Morden Park, Surrey, street, Bloomsbury-square, James Ogle, Sarah, second daughter of the late J. B. Esq. In Hunter-street, Brunswick Adams, Esq.-Einily, eldest daughter of square, Mrs. Adams.-At his house in C. Kingley, Esq. of Dulwich.-At her Spring gardens, C. Allatt, Esq. army-agt. house, Upper Wimpole-street, Mrs. P. H. -At Finchley, Mrs. Gardner. At her Bridges.-J. T. Vaughan, Esq. of Grafton- house at Ham-Commun, Elizabeth Mary, street.- Isabella, the wife of Major Pol- wife of Capt. Booth.–At Chertsey, Mrs. hill.--At his residence in Surrey-square, Hodges.-In Beaumont-street, the Right Mary, the wife of A. De Horne, Esq.-At Hon. the Earl of Portmore.-Ellen, eldest bis house in Trinity-square, John Koe- daughter of T. Millward, Esq. of Revensbuck, Esq.—Mr. R. Whitaker, of Hamp- bury House.—At Wandsworth, R. Sawyer, stead, son of the late Rev. E. W. Wbi. Esq. third son of the late Anthony SawCaker.-At Long's Hotel, Mr. W. Hall.- yer, Esq. of Heywood Lodge. Elizabeth, wife of Mr.T. Barber, of Lamb's
BIOGRAPHICAL PARTICULARS OF CELEBRATED PERSONS
met with him about this time, in his Life LORD ERSKINE.
of Johnson mentions that he was accusOn the 17th ult. at Almondale, six or tomed to talk “ with a vivacity, fluency, seven miles from Edinburgh, of an in- and precision so uncommon, that he atflammation of the chest, Thomas Lord tracted particular attention.”. Mr. ErsErskine. He had been twice before ill of kine had married in early life a young the complaint which prored fatal to him lady named Moore, who accompanied -in 1807 and 1819.) His recovery at the him to Minorca, and who was a woman latter of these periods was deemed impos- of exemplary virtue. The pay of a subsible, but his extraordinary stamina bore altern officer affording but few enjoyhim out against the expectation of the ments beyond those which were consistphysicians. Lord Erskine was 75 years ent with the most rigid economy, Mr. of age. He was the third son of the late, Erskine at length, encouraged by the apand youngest brother to the present Eari probation of his mother, the Countess of of Buchan. He was born in Scotland in Buchan, entered upon the study of the 1750; and the contracted means of his law in 1777, and registered his name as a family rendering it necessary that he Fellow Commoner of Trinity College, should choose some active profession, he Cambridge, and a student of Lincoln's Inn. was educated for the naval service, and One of his college declamations is still went to sea at a very early age with Sir extant, as delivered in Trinity College John Lindsay, nephew of the great Earl Chapel. The thesis was the Revolution of Mansfield. He is said to have attained of 1688. It gained the first prize ; which only the rank of a Lieutenant. On quit our young lawyer refused to accept, not ting the sea-service, be entered into the considering himself a student, but merely army as an Ensign in the Royals. This as declaiming in conformity to the rules was in the year 1768, and arose less from of the College. Indeed his classical eduinclination, than that his father's small cation was already complete, and it was and strictly entailed estate did not admit simply with the view to obtain a degree of his assisting his son with the means (by which he saved two years and a half reyuisite for enabling him to pursue one in his passage to the bar) that he became of the learned professions. Mr. Erskine a member of the University. It was accompanied his regiment to Minorca, about this time that an ode, a parody of where he spent three of the six years Gray's celebrated Bard, from the pen of during which he continued in the service. Mr. Erskine, excited some attention as On his return to England in 1772, he ap an uncommonly sportive and humorous pears to have acquired considerable repu- production of his fancy. In order to actation for the acuteness and versatility of quire a knowledge of the more mechahis conrersational talents. Boswell, who nical part of his profession, Mr. Erskine