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DEATHS.-Nov. June 1812, he is supposed to have first 11. Aged 80, Thomas Coltman, esq. materially enlarged his collection of of Harnaby Priory, many years chairtheatrical pieces, and by April 1825, a man of the quarter sessions for the period not exceeding thirteen years, south division of Lindsey. when his own library was sold by In Kensington-square, aged 88, Mr. Sotheby, he had accumulated no colonel Harnage. He was an active less than 2,918 lots relative to the patron of the Philanthropic Society, and drama. As an author, his fancy in à truly good man. dulged in a playful revelry of satire 18. At Cheltenham, in his 82nd year, and burlesque humour. He published, sir James Monk, formerly chief justice with his name, “Epigrams, in two in Canada. books,'' in 1803, and some Eccentric 20. At Brussels, in his 82nd year, tales, in verse, by Cornelius Crambo," M, Pierre Paganel. On the 10th Aug. 1808. But his most popular and well- 1790, when the unfortunate Louis XVI, known production was the_ludicrous sought an asylum in the Hall of Repre“ Burlesque Tragic Opera, Bombastes sentatives, M. Paganel, then one of the Furioso, first performed at the Theatre deputies of the Legislative Assembly, Royal, Haymarket, August 7, 1810. boldly addressed the infuriated popu. After being often surreptitiously printed lace, at the imminent danger of his own in London, Dublin, and New York, the life, and declared that the royal person author, in 1822, was induced to sanction was inviolable. His energy on this a publication of this whimsical trifle occasion awed the multitude, and saved with his name.
his sovereign. Throughout the whole 4. At East Grove, near Cove, county of his political career, M. Paganel disof Cork, aged 50, the right hon, Wil- tinguished himself by his love of justice liam Bagwell, of Marlfield House, and humanity. As a literary man, he county Tipperary, a privy councillor has obtained deserved celebrity by his in Ireland, colonel of thé Tipperary “ Essai Historique et Critique sur la militia, joint muster-master-general, &c. Revolution,” 3 tom. 8vo. Paris, 1815.
At Barham, at the advanced age He also published an excellent translaof 95, John Jennings. He was the tion of Casti's Animali Parlanti, 3 tom. regular postman from Ipswich to Need- 12mo. Liege, 1818; and various disserham and Stowmarket, for the long tations, all distinguished by elegance of period of fifty-two years. After this he style : “ L'Ancienneté du Globe et de was employed as the postman to Barham la Terre;" • Cause de la Durée de la and Coddenham for a period of fifteen Monarchie des Chinois,” &c. &c. The years; and for the last nine years only urbanity of his manners was equalled of his life he had relinquished this his only by the benevolence of his heart; daily occupation.
nor did even extreme age diminish the 5. In Duke-st., Manchester-square, liveliness of his feelings. « Mes bons aged 71, sir Richard Hardinge, bart. amis,” said he, a short time previous surveyor-general of the Customs in to his death,“ je le sens, mon cœur ne Duhlin. He was the eighth son of vieillira jamais. M. Paganel was born Nicholas Hardinge, esq. clerk of the at Villeneuve-sur-Lot, July 31st, 1745. House of Commons, by Jane, daughter 21, At East Barnet, aged 74, Henry of the right hon. sir John Pratt, lord Warce, esq. rear-admiral, R. N. chief justice of the King's Bench, and 22. At Ashling, near Chichester, sister to lord chancelļor Camden, rear-adm. Stair Douglas.
At Higham, a hamlet of the 23. At Berlin, the celebrated astroparish of Gazeley, aged 75 years, nomer, Johann Elert Bode, who was Thomas Batley, commonly called Blind born at Hamburgh, Jan. 19th, 1749. Tom, who had been deprived of sight His first work, written when he was from his youth. He was the regular quite a youth, was an account of the postman for the conveyance of parcels eclipse in 1766; two years afterwards, and letters from Gazeley to Higham, he published his Astronomisches Lehrand this he did without the guidance buch, a work that has since passed either of a fellow-creature or a dog. through a great many editions. In
11. In Edward-st., Portman-square, 1772, he was appointed astronomer to Elizabeth, relict of Edward Horlock the Academy of Sciences at Berlin. Mortimer, esq. of Bellefield-house, near His Astronomischen Jahrbucher, which Trowbridge,
commenced in 1774, and his Himmels
DEATHS.-Dec. Atlas, have obtained for him great He made bequests to various public reputation with the scientific world. institutions at Lausanne, and left his The latter contains no fewer than collection of minerals to the govern17,240 stars.
ment, for the use of a professor of 24. At the Royal Military College, mineralogy, and his library to the Sandhurst, Edward Jacob, second son academy of that city. of H. S. Partridge, esq. of Hockham Lately, At Petersfield, Mr. Thomas Hall, Norfolk
Bonham, alderman of Portsmouth. 25. In Albemarle-street, aged 72, lieut.-gen. Alexander Kyd. At Maida-hill, William Carr
DECEMBER. Royal, esq. many years lieut-col, of the 61st regiment, with which he served in 1. At Croydon, aged 76, Mr. Francis the. West Indies. He was appointed Feltoe, late chief surveyor of his adjutant 58th foot, Dec. 31, 1792 ; lieut. majesty's exports. Oct. 29, 1794; captain, April 25, 1799 ; 2. At Spring Grove, Mary Anne, major 61st foot, Dec. 25, 1807; and wife of sir Charles Price, bart. and lieut.-col. July 23, 1812.
daughter of William King, esq. of King26. John Nichols, esq. F.S. A. for street, Covent-garden. nearly fifty years the editor of the Gen At the Manor-house, High Beach, tleman's Magazine.
Charlotte, relict of Rev. T. Howell, of - In Store-street, Bedford-square, Charton. aged 70, Anne, sole surviving daughter 3. At his father's, Brompton, aged of the late Joseph Hickey, esq. of 20, Mr. Clementi, son of Muzio ČleTwickenham.
menti, the celebrated musical composer. 27., In Canonbury-place, aged 64, This unfortunate young gentleman owed William Knight, esq. of Goswell-street. his death to the accidental explosion of
Sarah Anne, wife of Mr. George a pistol, the contents of which passed Daranda, surgeon, of Claremont-terrace, through his heart. Pentonville, and youngest daughter of 4. At the Royal Naval Hospital, the late Mr. March, stationer, of Lud- Stonehouse, aged 80, Richard Creyke, gate-hill.
esq. governor of that establishment, In Upper Seymour-street, West, resident commissioner of the victualling Frances, second surviving daughter of at Plymouth, and a post captain, R. N. the late John Parkhouse, esq. of West 6. At Laura-place, Southampton, 73, minster.
Matilda, relict of Paul Cobb Methuen, 28. At Walworth, aged 85, Thomas esq. of Corsham House, Wilts, and aunt Preston, esq.
of sir T. S. Gooch, bart. She was the 29. Aged 61, the wife of Matthias eldest daughter of sir Thomas, the 3rd March, esg. of Gosport.
bart., by Anne, daughter and heiress of In Upper Harley-street, aged 72, John Atwood, esq. ; was married to Mrs. Meyrick, of Morden House, Mr. Methuen in 1776, and was mother Surrey, relict of Owen Putland Meyrick, of the present Paul Methuen, esq., of esq. of Bôdorgan, Anglesey.
the present lady Walsingham, the hon. In Weymouth-street, aged 53, the Mrs. F. J, Noel, three other sons, and wife of George Dorrien, esq. a Bank di- three other daughters. rector, and only sister of William Henry 7. At Truro, after eleven weeks of Ashhurst, esq. M. P. for Oxfordshire. extreme suffering, in consequence of a
At Lausanne, Henri Struve, the blow accidentally received from his celebrated chemist and mineralogist. horse whilst hunting, aged 76, John He was born in 1751, and after having Vivian, esq. vice-warden of the Stanfinished his studies at Tubingen, on
naries of Cornwall, and for many years returning to his native country, was one of the chairmen of the quarter appointed professor extraordinary of sessions of the county. He was a man chemistry. M. Struve is the author of of the highest principles of honour and the following works: Methode Ana- liberality, and extraordinary strength lytique des Fossiles, 1797, 4to.; Recueil and activity of mind, which he most des Mémoires sur les Salines, 1803; effectually employed in promoting the Description des Salines d'Aigle, 1804; commerce of Cornwall. He has left Fragmens sur la Theorie des Sources, two sons, major-gen. sir Hussey Vivian, 1804; Abrégé de Geologie, 1818, &o. K.C. B. equerry to his majesty, and
DEATHS.-Dec. M. P. for Windsor, and John Henry late peer, April 2, 1819; and it is beVivian, esq. of Marino, near Swansea. lieved that, although the barony has
7. John Flaxman, esq. R. A. Prof. existed for above two centuries, he was Sculpture Royal Acad. This celebrated the first lord Dormer that ever sat in artist, who was born in 1754, may justly the House of Peers, his lordship having be said to have excelled all his country- conscientiously and piously rejected the men in genius, and to have raised the
errors of popery, and conformed himBritish school of sculpture to a pitch it self to the Established Church. The had never before attained. His compo- barony of Dormer has devolved on col. sitions from Homer and Dante are Joseph Dormer, of the Hungarian serfraught with the richest poetry, and vice, a cousin of the deceased peer. imbued with the very spirit of poetry ; 9. At Chalk, aged 51, Frances, wife while his Shield of Achilles ; his Monu- of William Brown, esq. ments of Reynolds, Nelson, Lord Mans 11. At Pimlico, aged 83 the widow field, Sir William Joires, the Marquis of of general Burnet. Hastings, &c.; his colossal statue of the 12. In Regency-square, Brighton, Archangel Michael, &c. equally attest aged 46, the right hon. Charles Kinhis powers as an eminently gifted naird, eighth baron Kinnaird of Inchsculptor. He was a man of deep reli- ture, Perthshire, F.R.S. and S. A. His gious sentiment, and said to be attached lordship was born April 7, 1780; the to the doctrines of Swedenborg.
second but eldest surviving son of 8. Aged 25, Graham, 5th son of sir George the late peer. At the general Henry Oxenden, 7th bart. of Dean, and election in 1802 lie was returned, after Mary, daughter of colonel Graham, of a contest of two days, M.P. for the St. Lawrence, near Canterbury. borough of Leominster, and during
9. At Winkton-house, near Christ- three sessions he showed himself a very church, in her 19th year, Maria, active member of the opposition, freyoungest daughter of the late John quently speaking, and with considerable Barnes, esq. of East Finchley, and credit. Having succeeded his father, niece of James Jopp, esq. of Winkton Oct. 21, 1805, a new writ was ordered, house.
Jan. 21, 1806, and his place filled by the At Abbots Ripton, Hunts, ged hon. Charles Lamb. “At the general 83, John Roper, esq.
election of December, 1806, he was Aged 65, Harriet, wife of Samuel chosen a representative peer of Scotland, Shore, esq. of Norton Hall.
but this he continued only a few months, At Broadstairs, the right hon. being an unsuccessful candidate at the Bridget, lady Teynham. She was election in June, 1807. He never daughter and coheiress of Thomas afterward sat in either house ; for, Hawkins, of Nash Court, Kent, esq. though possessed of no ordinary talents, was married May 21, 1788, to Henry his ill health forbade exertion. The Francis Roper Curzon, esq. (now lord name of his brother, the hon. Douglas Teynham), and was the mother of Kinnaird, is well known in the fifteen children, ten and five political arena.
Lord Kinnaird mardaughters, five of whom died infants.
ried, May 8, 1806, lady Olivia-LetitiaAt Terriers House, Bucks, the Catherine Fitzgerald, seventh and youngright hon. John Evelyn Pierrepoint est daughter of the present duke of Dormer, tenth baron Dormer, and tenth Leinster. By this lady, who survives baronet of Wing, in that county, and a him, he had three sons and two daughcaptain in the army. His lordship was ters. the only son of Charles, 8th lord Dor 13. At Rathmines, near Dublin, after mer, by his second wife, the relict of a short illness, aged 46, the right hon. general Mordaunt, and was a twin- Luke Dillon, second baron Clonbrock of brother of Mrs. Portman, lady of the Clonbrock, co. Galway. His lordship late Henry Berkeley Portman, esq. was horn April 25, 1780; succeeded his M. P. and uncle of the present member father Robert, July 22, 1793, and marfor Dorsetshire. He married, Nov. 6, ried at Ardfry, co. Galway, Jan. 6, 1795, Jady Elizabeth Kerr, eldest 1803, the hon. Anastatia Blake, only daughter of Will. John, 5th marquess daughter and heiress of Joseph-Henry, of Lothian, K. T. but by her ladyship, first lord Wallscourt, of that place, by who died in 1822, had no issue. He lady Louisa-Catherine Birmingham, succeeded his half-brother Charles, the third daughter and coheiress of Thomas.
DEATHS.-Dec. Henry earl of Louth, and twenty-second attack. He has left behind him a “ Dic. and last lord Athenry. By this lady, tionnaire Portatif de Géographie,” and who died June 5, 1806, he had issue: 1. materials for a “Dictionnaire Géogra. Louisa, born August 2, 1805 ; 2. Robert, phique, Critique et Raisonné." now lord Clonbrock, born March 29, 17. At his house, aged 71, William 1807 ; 3. Joseph, who died an infant ; Twopenny, esq. of Woodstock. 4. Letitia, born Sept. 1, 1809.
At Hawkeshead Vicarage, Lan14. Ať Paris, Conrad Malte-Brun. cashire, Anne, wife of rev. George This distinguished geographer was born Park, and only sister of sir Robert Peel, in Jutland, in Dec. 1775, and received bart. his education in the University of Copen - In Charles-street, Berkeley-square, hagen, where he distinguished himself Charles Moore, esq. second son of the by his attainments in philosophy and late archbishop of Canterbury. the classics. His parents intended him - At Brighton, aged 28, Mary-Annefor the church, but he preferred dedi- Rachael, sister to sir Hugh Palliser, cating himself exclusively to literature ; bart. She was the eldest daughter of and published a collection of poems, dis- sir Hugh, the late and second baronet; playing considerable talent, Among byl Mary, daughter and coheiress of these his Niels Ebbenson, and his Ode John Yates, of Dedham, Essex, esq. on the Sea-fight off Tripoli, are es 15. In Gloucester-place, Brighton, teemed two of the best productions of aged 71, Katherine, relict of Richard the Danish muse. The interest he took Molesworth, esq. and mother of the in the French Revolution, however, present and seventh viscount Moles gave a very different direction to his worth. studies : he commenced political writer, In the Strand, aged 85, Joseph and, in consequence the freedom of Cradock, esq. F.S.A. his opinions, was obliged to quit Denmark, 16. At Henbury - hall, Cheshire, and seek an asylum in Paris, where he aged 63, Margaret, relict of Thomas at first supported himself by teaching Brooke, esq. of Minshull, sister of sir languages. But still desirous of distin. Foster Cunliffe, bart, and aunt to sir guishing himself, he soon directed ail his Richard Brooke, bart. attention to geographical pursuits, to At Schleswig, August Wilhelm which he applied himself for fifteen years Von Schack-Staffeldt, a Danish poet of with unremitted assiduity; and in 1804, some celebrity, who was born at Copencommenced, in conjunction with Men- hagen, in 1770. The finest collection talle, his great work, “ Géographie Mae of his poems, chiefly lyrical, appeared in thématique, Physique, et Politique," of 1804; another was published at Keil, which sixteen volumes appeared from in 1808. that period to 1807. In 1808 he unders 17. In Arlington-street, aged 22, their took with Eyriès the “ Annales des Voy hon. George Duncombe, Grenadier ages, a very valuable work. His “Pré- guards, third remaining son of Jordi cis de la Géographie Universelle,” is Feversham. also a monument of research, indus. 18. Charles St. Vincent, youngest son 3 try, and profound learning. He was, of Charles Chamberlain, esq. his majes-: likewise, during twenty-two years, a ty's consul at Carthagena.in constant contributor to the Journal des 21. Margaret, youngest daughter of : Débats. In 1815 appeared his inasterly sir Sandford Graham, bart. and eloquent work, “ Traité de la Legi 22. At Tooting, aged 81, lady. Welch, timité,” which may be considered as a relict of sir Richard Welch, of Eltbam. recantation of the political errors of his 23. At Danett's-hall, near Leicester,ita youth. Some years after, he made ap- Ellen, widow of Edward Alexander, plication for permission to return to his M. D. eldest daughter and co-heiress of native country, which was granted ; and the late Samuel Waterhouse, esq. of he was anxious to quit France in the Sum. Halifax, one of the justices of the peace, mer of 1826, but, being prevented by the and deputy lieutenant for the West pressure of his literary engagements, Riding of Yorkshire. was obliged to defer his journey, which Lucretia-Grace, wife of Thomas i he intended should have taken place Turner, of Curzon-street, M.D, and the following Spring. But he was des- half sister of sir Charles Blois, bart. She ti tined never more to behold the land of was the eldest daughter of sir John, the. his birth, being carried off by a nervous filth and late baronet, by his second
DEATHS.Dec. wife, Lucretia, daughter of Ottley, traction: and here he devoted himself of the island of St. Christopher, esq. with enthusiasm to making drawings, and was married to Dr. Turner, Jan. frequently passing whole weeks together 14, 1805.
in that employment, and in collecting 25. At Clapton, aged 87, Mary, relict materials for his noble work, “ Les of James Vaston, esq.
Ruines de Pompeii.” He next proAt Babington, in his 80th year, ceeded to investigate the remains of Charles Knatchbull, esq.
Pestum; measuring and drawing all 29. At Besançon, aged 53, Pierre the remains of that celebrated city with François Briòt, professor of pathology, the utmost exactness. These labours clinical surgery, &c. This able sur occupied about twelve years, after which geon, well known to the public by many he returned to Paris, where he was emoriginal treatises, and by his translation ployed in many public and private of Stein's Traité d'Accouchemens, &c. works, and was engaged to make dewas one of the chief founders, and most signs for a palace for the deputies of active members, of the medical society the departments. As an architect his of Besançon.
principal works are : the restoration of 31. At Paris, of apoplexy, François the palace at Portici, the restoration of Mazois, a distinguished architect, and the convent and church of the Trinity writer on subjects of archæology and the at Rome; various improvements in the fine arts. Mazois was born at Lorient, French ambassador's palace, in the same in the department of Morbihan, Oct. city. At Paris he built four very ele. 12, 1783, and was educated at the cen- gant private houses in the Champstral school at Bourdeaux, where he Elysées, at Paris ; alterations in the particularly applied bimself to drawing archiepiscopal palace at Rheims; the and mathematical studies, and made passage Choiseul, &e, at Paris, &c. great progress in those pursuits. After His šiterary and graphic productions being examined by Monge, he was ad- consist of " Les Ruines de Pompeii,” mitted into the Polytechnic school. His of which twenty parts in folio have wishes led him to select the army as his appeared, forming two-thirds of the future profession, but being afflicted with whole ; "Le Palais de Scaurus," 8vo. an incurable deafness,at the age of fifteen, a' very interesting and erudite de. he changed his views, and applied him- scription of a Roman mansion ; Les self to architecture, as the next pursuit Ruines de Pæstum," intended as a most congenial to his taste. After stu- sequel to his work on Pompeii. Unfordying a short time under Percier, among tunately this is not completely prepared whose pupils he soon distinguished him for publication, but there is reason to self, he determined to explore the hope that it will yet be given to the classic soil of Italy, which his fortune public, as most of the plates are exeenabled him to do at his own expense. cuted. Besides these works, Mazois At Rome he applied himself not only to contributed a great number of lives of the study of the remains of ancient architeets, sculptors, and other artists, buildings as an architect, but to archæ to the work, entitled “ Galerie Fran. ology generally. Having acquired some çoise," and a variety of papers on celebrity in that city, he was invited to archæological subjects to different jour. Naples by Murat, at that time sovereign nals. He was also preparing a “Méof the South of Italy, to assist in em moire sur les Embellissemens de Paris bellishing his capital. The vicinity of depuis 1800," Pompeii was to him an irresistible at