cornwall england newspaper


1844 DEATHS

JANUARY



5 JANUARY 1844, Friday


At Truro, on Friday last, Mr. COCK, shoemaker, aged 83 years.

At Truro, on Monday last, Mr. Thomas CORNISH, black-smith, aged 64 years.

At Truro, yesterday, Mr. W. POLKINHORNE, tinman, aged 54 years.

At Helston, on the 24th ult., Mr. MICHELL, late of the Six Bells Inn, in that town, aged 42 years.

At Helston, on Sunday last, Eliza, daughter of Mr. John EDMONDS, aged 9 years.

At Camborne, on Tuesday last, after an illness of a few days, the Rev. William HILL, Wesleyan minister, aged 37 years. Possessed of a vigorous and highly cultivated nmind, he sucessfully preached the Gospel of Christ, and realized in his last hours its power and blessedness.

At Gear, in the parish of St. Erth, on Monday last, at the residence of her uncle and aunt, Anna Maria THOMAS, daughter of Mr. Wm. THOMAS, of St. Thomas's Exeter, aged 20 years.

At Poolis, in the parish of St. Erth, on Sunday last, Miss Elizabeth USTICE, aged 44 years.

At Tuckingmill, on the 26th ult., Fanny, the infant daughter of the Rev. Samuel TIMMS, Wesleyan Minister.

At Marazion, on the 1st instant, the eldest son of Mr. S. CADDY.

At Treneare, Penzance, on the 23rd ult., Mr. John FOX, market gardener, aged 65 years.

At St. Columb, on Monday last, Anne, wife of Mr. Philip NORTHEY, currier.

At Wadebridge, on Tuesday last, Mr. Edward GEACH, saddler, aged 68 years.

At Ruthern-bridge, in the parish of Bodmin, on Monday last, Nicholas, eldest son of Mr. G. T. HODGE, aged 3 years.

At Lezant, the wife of Mr. Mannington MILL, farmer.

At Bermuda, lately, Mr. William JENKIN, surgeon, Penzance, formerly of the firm of Pidwell and Jenkin.


12 JANUARY 1844, Friday


At Truro, on the 4th inst., Honor, only daughter of Mr. Robert JULIAN, aged 16 years.

At St. Just, on Tuesday last, much respected, Mr. GEORGE, one of the Relieving Officers of the Truro Poor-law Union, aged 46 years.

At Hay, in the parish of Ladock, on the 1st instant, Mrs. REED, relict of the late Mr. John REED, aged 70 years.

At Newquay, on the 8th instant, Mrs. H. HOCKEN, mother of Capt. HOCKEN, of the schooner "Cottager," aged 78 years.

At Helston, on Sunday last, Hannibal, youngest son of Mr. Henry PENBERTHY, aged 4 years.

At Helston, Mrs. DOBB, of the ?ven Stars Inn, of a daughter. [must be a birth?]

At Scorrier Gate, on the 9th instant, sincerely regretted, by all who knew him, Mr. Richard PE?RASE, aged 33 years.

At Treeve, in the parish of Phillack,on Friday last, Mrs. STEVENS, relict of the late Mr. Wm. STEVENS, aged 87 years.

At Hayle, on Sunday last, Joseph, son of Mr. Thomas RICHARDS, aged 20 years.

At Carnbell, in the parish of Gwinear, on the 3rd instant, Mr. Richard HAMBLY, wheelwright, aged 23 years.

At Gwinear Downs, on the 6th instant, Mrs. Mary THOMAS, aged 74 years.

At St. Ives, on the 3rd inst., Jane, wife of Mr. William CURNOW, aged 35 years.

At Worker, in the parish of Zennor, Mr. Robert OSBORNE, aged 60 years.

At Goldsithney, on the 6th instant, Mr. Thomas THOMAS, aged 64 years.

At Penzance, on the 4th inst., ?ilmot Anne, wife of George Dennis JOHN, Esq., solicitor, aged 23 years.

At Nankilly, in the parish of Probus, on Tuesday last, Mr. Charles REYNOLDS, farmer, aged 71 years.

At St. Austell, on Sunday last, Alfred, son of Mr. GEACH, hatter, aged two years.

At Mount Charles, near St. Asutell, on the 4th instant, Miss Ameilia WOOLCOCK, aged 19 years.

At Holmbush, near Charlestown, last week, Mr. Treweek, aged 95 years.

At Camelford, on Sunday last, of apoplexy, Mr. Richard WATTS, currier, aged 60 years.

At Fowey, on the 9th inst., Joseph, infant son of Mr. Roger HENWOOD, boot and shoe-maker.

At Padstow, on the 8th inst., after a protracted illness, Mrs. Elizabeth BREWER, widow of the late Capt F. BREWER, aged 72 years.

At Torpoint, on the 2nd instant, much respected, Mrs. HARVEY, wife of Mr. Samuel Harvey, aged 84 years.


19 JANUARY 1844, Friday


At Nansilgans, in the parish of Kea, on the 13th instant, MR. PHILIP ROWLING, in the 91st year of his age, in sure and certain hope of a resurrection to eternal life.

At Truro, on the 12th instant, MR. JOSEPH HEARN, a native of Moretonhamstead, Devon, at the advanced age of 90 years.

At St. Erme, on the 13th inst., MRS. CHRISTIAN BUDGE, aged 61 years.

At Kea, on the 10th instant, MR. THOMAS SMITH, formerly of Nottingham, schoolmaster, aged 62 years.

At Falmouth, on Tuesday last, the wife of MR. ROSKRUGE, of the Wodehouse Arms Inn.

At St. Mawes, on the 10th instant, MR. JOSEPH VINCENT, pilot, aged 72 years.

At Redruth, on the 9th instant, CHRISTIAN, wife of MR. FRANCIS MICHELL, engineer, aged 57 years.

At Camborne, on Saturday last, universally respected and greatly regretted, CAPT. W. PETHERICK, managing agent of Dolcoath and other mines in that neighbourhood, aged 47 years.

At Hayle, on Saturday last, MR. WILLIAM SAMPSON, aged 65 years.

At Penzance, on Saturday last, MR. ALLEN, aged 83 years.

[From here, the page was badly wrinkled; it's the luck of the draw where the letters are lost.]

At Breage, on Sunday last, CAPT JOHN PAUL, .. years, the last 50 years of which he was a consistent [member] of the Wesleyan body.

At St. Ives, suddenly, on the 11th inst., while [engaged] in discharging a cargo of coals, CAPT. JOHN SAND.... of the schooner "Countess Fortescue," aged 45 years.

At Morvah, on the 11th instant, MR. RICHARD ..BATH, aged 38 years.

At Probus, on Sunday last, MR. WM. STANA., mason, aged 78 years.

At Ladock, on the 11th instant, MISS JANE CURGENVEN, aged 19 years.

At Ladock, on Saturday last, RICHARD, youngest son of MR. JOHN PENROSE, aged 4 years.

At St. Austell, on the 11th instant, MARIA, daughter of MRS. TALLACK, late of the Queen's Head Inn, aged .. Years.

At Launceston, on the 8th instant, after a few .. illness, MR. R. BURT, of the London Inn.

At Launceston, on the 11th instant, the..of Mr. JOSEPH SHORT, boot and shoe-maker, aged 40 years.

At Fowey, on the 11th instant, MR. PHILIP xx, aged 68 years.

At Liskeard, on Sunday last, MR. WM. HOOPxxx, a member of the Wesleyan Association, aged 88 years, for 50 or 60 of which he has borne the character of a consistent Christian.

At St. Mary's, Scilly, on the 11th instant, . MARY HARRIS, at the advanced age of 98 years.

At Tavistock, on the 4th instant, MRS ELIZABeth MAUNDER, relict of the late REV. ___ MAUNDER, many years Rector of Stowford.

At Victoria Terrace, Heavitree, Exeter, . last, ANN, relict of the late REV. E. HOULDITCH, .combe, Somerset.

At London, on the 10th instant, MARY .. DOWNS, daughter of MR. JOHN WYATT, of Truro, aged 42. having left six children to deplore their loss.


26 JANUARY 1844, Friday


At Clowance, on Tuesday last, the Rev. JOHN MOLESWORTH St. AUBYN, vicar of Crowan, aged 52 years. For some weeks, this gentleman had been labouring under slight indisposition, which was looked upon as a common case of lumbago, and as such thought but slightly of; indeed, such was the state of Mr. St. Aubyn's health, on the preceding day, that he was driven to Redruth, and returned to his establishment about four p.m. to dinner, when he ate heartily, and retired to rest at his usual hour. Midnight, however, brought an alarming change, and so violent were the symptoms that Mr. VINCENT, of Camborne, was immediately sent for; but medical aid availed nothing, and death terminated the scene at about nine o'clock. The Rev. Gentleman's loss will be severely felt by a large circle of industrious tradesmen and labourers, as well as invalids, and poor aged people, to whom he had endeared himself by numerous acts of generous and paternal kindness.

At Truro, on Saturday last, JULIA ELIZABETH, infant daughter of N.F. BASSETT, Esq., Lemon-street.

At Trendeal, in the parish of Ladock, on the 18th instant, MR. THOMAS JULLEFF, yeoman, aged 70 years.

At Penryn, on Monday, the 22nd isn't., MR. ROBERT BISHOP, mason, aged 46 years.

At Falmouth, on Tuesday last, the infant twin daughter of MR. ROBERT SNOW.

At Degibna, near Helston, on Sunday last, MRS. ROWE, aged 76 years.

At Penstrase, near St. Agnes, on Thursday, the 18th inst., MR. PHILIP BRAY, aged 69 years.

At Ventonleague, Hayle, on the 18th instant, the infant daughter of MR. JOHN UREN, ropemaker.

At Coswinsowson, in the parish of Gwinear, on Tuesday last, THOMAS, son of Mr. JOHN OATES, blacksmith, aged 3 years.

At Curluryan, in the parish of Ludgvan, on Friday last, MR. RICHARD BLIGHT, aged 68 years.

At Chynall, in the aprish of St. Erth, Mr. WILLIAM HODGE, aged 16 years.

At Gulval, on the 18th instant, MR. ALLEN, innkeeper, aged 44 years.

At Penzance, on Monday last, MR. JOHN BODILLY, currier, aged 77 years.

At St. Austell, on Friday last, MRS. MARY KELLOW, aged 80 years.

At Par, on Saturday last, MR. JOHN YEOMAN, ju., aged 29 years.

At Charlestown Villa, near St. Austell, on the 18th inst., much respected by all who knew him, MR. RICHARD MAY, aged 26 years.

At Fatwork, near Charlestown, last week, MR. WM. PENHALL, aged 45 years.

At Poughill, on the 17th instant, after a short illness, MR. JOHN BRYANT JEWELL, much respected, and deservedly lamented.

At Liskeard on the 18th instant, the Rev. J. JOPE, vicar of St. Cleer, and rector of St. Ive, aged 92 years. The deceased was the oldest incumbent in the Exeter Diocese, having been vicar of St. Cleer sixty-seven years.

At Lostwithiel, on the 18th inst., after a long illness, MRS. JANE DANIEL, aged 84 years, universally respected and deeply lamented.

At Down Derry, St. Germans, on the 18th instant, after a short illness, MRS. MARY HAYNE CHAPMAN, aged 51 years.

At Launceston, on Sunday last, the infant daughter of the REV. MR. GROVES, Wesleyan minister.

At Plymouth, on the 15th instant, MR. GEORGE WESTLAKE, solicitor, aged 37 years.

At her residence in Shoreditch, London, where she had lived for many years, MRS. MARTHA FREEMAN, formerly of St. Austell, aged 70 years.

At St. James's Place, London, on Tuesday last, SIR FRANCIS BURDETT, Bart., M.P., in his 74th year, having survived LADY BURDETT only eleven days.


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