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3 January 1851, Friday

[No deaths were listed in this issue.]

10 January 1851, Friday

At Bosvigo Farm, near Truro, on Sunday last, Mr. CARDELL, aged 86 years.

At Penryn, on Sunday last, Mr. COOK, mason, aged 76 years.

At Falmouth, on Monday last, LOUISA, eldest daughter of Mr. BATTING, mercer &c., aged 12 years.

At Gwennap, on Friday last, Mrs,. MARY HITCHINS, aged 67 years.

At Penzance, on the 19th instant, ELIZA, infant daughter of Mr. W. BOSUSTOW, draper.

At Paul, on Saturday last, Mr. THOMAS MATTHEWS, at an advanced age.

At Halwin, in the parish of Paul, on Monday last, Mrs. GLASSON, sister to Mr. R. EDMONDS, of Penzance.

At Tresawle, in the parish of Probus, on the 27th ult., STEPHEN, son of Mr. JOHN TREWEEKE, aged 20 years.

At St. Austell, on Friday last, the infant son of Mr. W. TREDINNICK, of the King's Head Inn.

At Resugga, in the parish of St. Stephens in Branwell, on Saturday last, MARY, wife of Mr. JOHN TRUSCOTT, aged 41 years.

At Fowey, on Friday last, MARY, widow of the late Mr. JOHN SCOLLIER, aged 88 years.

At East Looe, on Sunday last, HENRY CHAMOND, youngest son of the Rev. HENRY GRYLLS, Vicar of St. Neot, aged 17 years.

At Trewollack, in the parish of St. Wenn, on the 31st ult., much and deservedly respected, THOMAS THEOPHILUS HAWKEY, Esq., aged 59 years.

At Quethiock, on the 26th ult., Capt. JOHN HARDINGE, aged 80 years.

At Northhill, on Friday last, the wife of Mr. HENRY COUCH, late steward of FRANCIS RODD, Esq., Trebartha Hall, aged 70 years.

At Portland Villas, Plymouth, on the 30th ult., the Rev. W. HAWKER, Curate of Charles Chapel, and grandson of the late highly gifted Rev. Dr. HAWKER, Vicar of Charles, aged 34 years.

At Exmouth, on Monday last, Mrs. BULLER, relict of the late JAMES BULLER, Esq., of Downes, in the county of Devon, aged 84 years.

At Dover, on the 30th ult., SARAH, wife of THOMAS BALDOCK, Commander R.N., and formerly of Falmouth.

At his residence in Pembroke-street, Bristol, on the 22nd ult., the Rev. JOHN WOODROW, Wesleyan Minister, aged 86 years, He was a native of Norfolk, and became a convert to Christianity and Methodism through the instrumentality of the early Methodist preachers,He became a Methodist travelling preacher in 1787, and in his early life he was appointed by Mr. WESLEY to travel in Ireland, where he remained for several years, and married there, He afterwards travelled twenty successive years in Cornwall as superintendent of nearly all the then Cornish Circuits, and was chairman of the district, He was peculiarly and affectionately attached to the Cornish people ever afterwards.

At 15 Sherburne Lane, London, on the 28th ult., Mr. JOSEPH RICKERBY, printer, aged 54 years.

At Blackheath, near London, on the 29th ult., HENRY HENNAH, Esq., son of the late REV. RICHARD HENNAH, Vicar of St. Austell, aged 81 years.

At Castle Dawson, Ireland, on the 1st instant, Captain TRELAWNY, Grenadier Guards, eldest son of HENRY BARERAAEATON TRELAWNY, Esq., of Hertford Street, Mayfair, London.

At Port Natal, Australia, MARY, wife of Mr. J.T. POLKINGHORNE, grocer, late of Penzance.

17 January 1851, Friday

At Truro, on Friday last, the wife of Mr. WILLIAM VINCENT, aged 35 years; and on Saturday last, the wife of Mr. SOWDEN, aged 57 years.

At Stithians, on Monday last, MRS. JANE OPPEY, aged 27 years.

At Penrynb, on Tuesday last, MARY, youngest daughter of the late S.S. STREET, Esq., surgeon, aged 30 years.

At Falmouth, on Tuesday last, ELIZA ANN, wife of Mr. JAMES HAMLYN, aged 23 years.

At Penwerris Terrace, Falmouth, on Tuesday last, CHARLES SCOTT, Esq., late of Trewardreva, in this country, aged 77 years.

At Carnmenellis, Wendron, Mr. THOMAS OPPEY.

At Redruth, Mr. WILLIAM MINERS, aged 21 years; Mr. ARTHUR NICHOLAS HARRIS, aged 21 years; and the infant child of Mr. RICHARD ROSKROW.

At Pool, on the 3rd instant, Mrs. MAY, wife of Mr. RICHARD MAY, aged 73 years.

At VELANOWETH, in the parish of Ludgvan, on the 28th ult., MRS. ELIZABETH RALPH, aged 66 years, and, on Tuesday last, Mr. JOHN RALPH, her husband, aged 72 years.

At Chelleven, in the parish of Ludgvan, on the 3rd instant, Mrs., BOASE, at an advanced age.

At Trenowin, on Tuesday last, Mr. JAMES LINSKET, aged 22 years.

At Gwinear, on Sunday last, Mr. WILLIAM PIPER, aged 41 years.

At Hayle, on the 9th instant, the infant daughter of Mr. JOSEPH WATERS, manager of the Arsenic Works; and on Saturday last, Mr,. WILLIAM BARNES, aged 31 years.

At St. Ives, on Saturday last, the infant son of Captain HUMPHRY FRY, of the schooner "Eclipse".

At Probus, Mrs. MARGARET ROBERTS, relict of the late Mr. MATTHEW ROBERTS, of that parish, aged 70 years.

At St. Austell, on Wednesday last, Mrs. MATTHEW CALF, aged 45 years.

At Porthpean, in the parish of St. Austell, on the 9th instant, Mr. JAMES TRESTAIN, aged 34 years.

At Carveth, near St. Austell, on Monday last, Mrs. Amelia HICKS, aged 91 years.

At Lostwithiel, on Saturday last, the wife of Mr. WILLIAM SKELTON; and on Sunday, Mrs. MARY DEWEN, aged 64 years.

At Menheniot, near Liskeard, on the 6th instant, Miss MARY SNELL, aged 88 years, and on Wednesday the 8th, Mr. HUGH SNELL, aged 86 years, brother and sister, having lived together in the same house from their infancy, they were both taken ill the same day and buried in the same grave together on Saturday last; their property is left to sister's children, having neither of them ever been married.

At Southhill, on Tuesday last, Mr. JOHN PEARCE, aged 89 years.

At Plymouth, on the 9th instant, BARTHOLOMEW, only son of GUSTAVUS GIDLEY, jun., Esq., solicitor, aged 3 years.

On the 6th instant, CATHERINE FODEN, youngest child of Mr. G. CORFIELD, of Havertock Hill.

At Curry Malet Rectory, Somerset, on Tuesday last, ANNE, the beloved wife of the Rev. JOHN HAYDN CARDEW, aged 72 years.

At the residence of his son, St. Paul's Square, Birmingham, on the 2nd instant, in consequence of an apoplectic seizure, the Rev. RANN KENNEDY, late Incumbent of St. Paul's Chapel,in that borough, aged 79 years. Mr. Kennedy was known for upwards of half-a-century as a most useful and eloquent preacher, as well as a man of great and varied powers of the mind, an elegant poet, and an accomplished classical scholar.

At Taibach, on the 29th ult., CATHERINE, second daughter of Mr. EDWARD DANIEL, agent to the Messrs. Vivian and Sons, aged 43 years.

At Toronto, North America, on the 15th ult., much and deservedly lamented by a numerous circle of friends and acquaintances, CAPT. O. H. MATTHEWS, formerly of Gwennap, agednt of the Quebec Minimb company. He was a man possessed of considerable natural talent, to which were super-added the various indispensible acquirements that so eminently qualified him for the discharge of the duties of the several responsible situations which he held in America.

24 January 1851, Friday

At Truro, on Wednesday last, Mr. MATTHEW REED, for many years the "Boots" at the Royal Hotel, in that town, aged 63 years.

At Falmouth, on Wednesday last, Mr. E. SECCOMBE, cashier at Messrs. FOX's office.

At Falmouth, on the 16th instant, FANNY, third daughter of Mr. W.H. MILLER, surgeon.

At Helston, on Tuesday last, Mr. FREDERICK STANSMORE, of the Edinburgh Post Office, aged 25 years.

At Helston, on Wednesday last, Mrs. BARBARA KENDALL, relict of the late Mr. JOHN KENDALL, aged 86 years.

At Lanner, in the parish of Gwennap, on Wednesday last, Mr. CHARLES WILLIAMS, agent for the firm of Messrs. MASON and ELKINGTON.

At Redruth, the infant son of Mr. JAMES RICHARDS; the son of Mr. NICHOLAS PAULL, boot and shoemaker, aged 5 years; and the widow of Mr. WILLIAM PHILLIPS, aged 62 years.

At Camborne, on the 10th instant, the infant daughter of the Rev. W. W. BUTLIN.

At St. Ives, on Friday last, Mr. WILLIAM MANN, aged 30 years.

At Marazion, on Sunday last, ESTHER, wife of Mr. JOSEPH RICHARDS, aged 32 years.

At Amelebry, in the parish of Ludgvan, on Tuesday last, Capt. MATTHEW CURNOW.

At St. Just in Penwith, on the 15th instant, Mrs. MARY ELLIS, aged 70 years.

At Mevagissey, on Tuesday last, MARY ELLEN, the infant daughter of the Rev. JOHN McKENNY.

At Fowey, on the 3rd instant, MARY, widow fo the late Mr. JOHN SCOLLIER, aged 88 years.

At Porthillick, in the parish of St. Minver, on the 10th instant, Mr. THOMAS LEGOE, aged 51 years.

At Resugga, in the parish of St. Stephens in Branwell, on the 4th instant, MARY, wife of Mr. JOHN TRUSCOTT, and daughter of Mr. JAMES TRUSCOTT, Pembroke, South Wales, aged 41 years. She was beloved and respected by all who knew her.

At Boscastle, Mr. WILLIAM JAMES, aged 64 years.

At Woodbine Cottage, Stokeclimsland, on Sunday last, Capt. JOHN TABB, for six years the managing agent of Lamerhooe Wheal Maria and other mines, aged 37 years.

At Golding's Hotel, Callington, on Monday last, Miss GIDLEY, aged 27 years.

At Clifton, on the 12th instant, HEW STEUART POWELL, Esq.,late of Truro, aged 40 years.

At Clifton, on the 14th instant, the Rev. Lord WILLIAM SOMERSET, son of the fifth Duke of Beaufort, canon of Bristol Catherdral, and rector of Tormarton, Gloucestershire, aged 67 years.

At her residence, Denmark Hill, Surrey, on the 15th instant, Mrs. FRANCES PAYNTER, most deservedly beloved and respected, aged 88 years.

At Haslar Hospital, on Friday last, deeply regretted by his family and friends, Mr. VINCENT TREGEAR,R.N., aged 64 years.

31 January 1851, Friday

At Truro, on the 16th instant, EMILY, eldest surviving daughter of the late Mr. PARKYN, draper, aged 19 years.

At Truro, on the 21st instant, Mr. SAMUEL PLYMING, aged 81 years; and on Sunday last, Mr. WILLIAM WHITFORD, painter, aged 45 years.

At Penryn, on the 23rd instant, MARY, youngest daughter of Mr. A. TRURAN, aged 5 years; and on Tuesday last, Mr. RAPSON, miller, aged 19 years.

At Falmouth, on the 23rd instant, ELIZA, youngest daughter of Mr. HICKS, mercer &c., aged 10 years.

At Ludgvan, on the 21st instant, Capt. MATTHEW CURNOW, late agent of Wheal Mary Mine, aged 67 years; and SIMON, son of Mr. SIMON SEMMENS, aged 2 years.

At Redruth, on Saturday last, Mrs. TONKIN, of the Pendarves Arms, aged 64 years.

At Dudnance, in the parish of Illogan, on Friday last, ELLEN, only daughter of Capt. JOSEPH EUDEY, aged 2 years.

At Higher Bal, St. Agnes, last week, Mrs. MARY MARTIN, aged 95 years.

At Cox, Perranzabuloe, last week, Mrs. MARY KERNICK, aged 34 years.

At Roche, on Saturday last, HANNAH, wife of Mr. THOMAS TRETHEWEY, shoemaker, aged 25 years; and on Sunday last, Mrs. RETALLACK, aged 86 years.

At Moyles, in the parish of St. Minver, the daughter of Mr. BROWN,aged 2 years.

At Fowey, Mrs. PENELOPE NETHERTON, aged 85 years.

At Liskeard, on the 19th instant, Mr. WILLIAM BORROW, aged 31 years.

At Liskeard, on Friday last, WM. GLENCROSS, Esq., aged 67 years.

At Boscastle, on Friday last, Miss ELIZABETH ANN MOYSE, aged 18 years.

At Callington, on Tuesday last, THOMAS, son of Mr. H. WRIGHT, boot and shoe maker, aged 20 years.

At Morice Town, Devonport, on the 21st instant, the Rev. WILLIAM SHERMAN, late Curate of Churchstow, and sometime Perpetural Curate of Welcome, Devon, aged 54 years.

At Devonport, on Friday last, Mr. DAVID PARAMORE, formerly a wine and spirit merchant in that town, aged 59 years.

At Plymouth, on the 22nd instant, the Rev. R. KINGDON of St. John's College, Cambridge, and who formerly held the University Travelling Fellowship, aged 78 years.

At Summerlands, near Exeter, on the 19th instant, MARGASRET, youngest daughter of the late JOHN BARING, Esq., of Mount Radford.

In London, on the 18th instant, Miss MARY DUCKHAM, of Falmouth, aged 84 years.

At Cardigan, on the 20th instant, EDMUND, eldest son of Mr. SNELL, of H.M. Customs, late of Penryn, aged 9 years.

Drowned, off Galway, on the 14th instant, Capt. WILLIAM TONKIN, of the schooner "Zibiah," aged 59 years.

At Valparaiso, on the 8th of October last, Lieut. GROSVENOR BUNSTER, R.N., of this county, aged 64 years.

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