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Friday 2nd JANUARY, 1852

[No date given on the demise of Miss Mary Augusta Wickenden of Leamington.]
At Truro, on Saturday last, Mr. JAMES DAW, late of St. Agnes, aged 77 years.

At Falmouth, on the 24th ult., Mr. H. FEATHERSTONE, aged 72 years; and Mr. GEORGE ALLEN, brewer, aged 32 years; and on Tuesday last, the wife of Mr. HUGO, blacksmith, aged 46 years.

At St. Keverne, on the 25th ult., Mrs. MARY LYNE, aged 82 years.

At Breage, on the 25th ult., Mr. BENJAMIN EDWARDS, formerly of Wheal Vor Mine, aged 73 years; and on Monday last, the wife of Mr. JOHN TEAGUE, aged 48 years.

At Penzance, on the 24th ult., the wife of Mr. CHARLES CROCKER,upholsterer, aged 45 years; and on Sunday last, JOHN, son of Mr. TRENWITH, aged 14 years.

At Gear, near Penzance, on the 22nd ult., WILLIAM JOHN, son of Mr. JOHN FOX, gardener, aged 6 years.

At Mousehole, on Sunday last, Mr. JAMES TREMBATH, aged 80 years.

At Hayle, on Saturday last, Mrs. BRIDGET WEARNE, aged 76 years.

At Gwinear, on Sunday last, Miss MARTHA INGRAM, aged 29 years.

At North Country, Redruth, on Saturday last, JULIA, daughter of the late Mr. JOHN WILLIAMS, aged 13 years.

At Redruth, on Tuesday last, the infant daughter of Mr. JOHN MIDDLETON, farmer.

At Trevarth, in the parish of Gwennap, on Saturday last, of croup, EDWARD HAWKE, son of Mr. E. A. PEARCE.

At St. Columb Minor, on Saturday last, the wife of Mr. WILLIAM HAWKE, aged 65 years.

At Tolcarne, in the parish of St, Columb Minor, on Monday last, Mrs. NANCY CLIMO, aged 45 years.

At Chynoweth, in the parish of Cubert, on Saturday last, Mr. JOHN DELBRIDGE, at an advanced age.

At Probus, on the 23rd ult., the wife of Mr. NICHOLAS GERRANS, butcher, aged 50 years.

At Carhayes Parsonage, on the 22nd ult., the Rev. CHARLES TREVANION KEMPE, late rector of St. Michael Carhayes, St. Stephens in Branwell, and St. Dennis, in this county, aged 74 years.

At the residence of Mr. E. STOCKER, St. Austell, where she was on a visit, Miss MARY AUGUSTA WICKENDEN, of Leamington, aged 30 years.

At Bodmin, on the 21st ult., Mr. SERJEANT, late of Devonport; and on the 22nd, Mrs. CATER, formerly of the Bell Inn, Liskeard, aged 80 years.

At Padstow, on Monday last, Mrs. JANE BUCHANAN, aged 77 years.

At Tremar, in the parish of St. Cleer, on the 18th ult., Mr. TUCKER, aged 85 years.

At Gonamena, in the parish of St. Cleer, on the 23rd ult., Mr. J. PHILLIPS, aged 19 years.

At Liskeard, on the 18th ult., Mr. JOSEPH WELCH, sub-bailiff of the Liskeard county court, aged 35 years.

At Trephinnock, in the parish of Southhill, on the 20th ult., Mr. G. BODY, aged 17 years.

At Woolley, in the parish of Moorwinstow, on the 19th ult., Mr. TICKLE, a respected yeoman of Broadwoodwidger, aged 62 years.

At Coombe Cottage, in the parish of Moorwinstow, on Saturday last, after a lingering illness, Miss ROUSE, only sister of the late Rev. OLIVER ROUSE, rector of Tetcott, Devon, aged 68 years.

At Tavistock, on the 22nd ult., Mr. EMANUEL BOLT, druggist, aged 68 years.

At Lifton, on the 15th ult., Mr. JOHN MADDAVER, aged 73 years.

At Portsea, on the 25th ult., after a short and severe illness, the Hon POWNELL F. PELLEW, First Lieutenant of H.M. yacht "Victoria and Albert," aged 28 years.

At Kingston-upon-Thames, on the 25th ult., the Rev. SAMUEL WHITELOCK GANDY, vicar of Kingston, near Richmond, Surrey, formerly minister of East Stonehouse, and St. Budeaux, near Plymouth, aged 77 years.

In London, on the 25th ult., after several years' affliction, which she bore with resignation, the wife of Mr. GEORGE ROOKE, of the Pied Horse Tavern, Chiswell Street, aged 62 years.

At Weston-super-mare, on the 25th ult., ELIZABETH, relict of the late EDWARD WILLIAMS, Esq., of Efford House, near Plymouth, and daughter of the late JOHN PEARSON FOOTE, Esq., of Harewood, in this county, aged 62 years.



At Rose Cottage, near Truro , on the 1st instant, Mr. SUTTER, aged 7[s] years.

At Truro, on Sunday last, after a short illness, HARRIET, relict of the late Mr. JOHN WILLIAMS, aged 64 years.

At Truro, on Monday last, Mr. JOHN BARRETT, boot and shoe maker, aged 56 years.

At Truro, on Monday last, JANE MICHELL, infant daughter of Mr. CROWLE, draper.

At West Belair, in the parish of Mylor, on the 22nd ult., Mr. RICHARD JAMES, aged 59 years.

At Penwerris Terrace, in the parish of Budock, after a short illness, Mrs. HOSKEN, aged 63[?] years.

At Gunwalloe, on Monday last, THOMAS HENRY, infant son of Mr. J. MURROW, coast guard officer.

At Penzance, on the 1st instant, WILLIAM, only son of Mr. WILLIAM MASLIN, aged 5 years; on Friday, the wife of Mr. SAMUEL CURNOW**, aged 2 years; and the wife of Mr. GEORGE BADCOCK, aged 35 years; on Sunday, Mr. PETER DINGEY, blacksmith, of Truro, aged 21 years; and on Tuesday, MATTHEW, youngest son of Mr. JOHN CLIMO, aged 5 years.
** [Re the wife of Mr. Samuel Curnow – per Bill Curnow and Joy Langdon, this was the daughter, Sophia. The child was buried at St. Mary's, Penzance on 04 Jan 1852

At Madron, on the 31st ult., Mr. EDWARD HOLLOW, aged 75 years.

At Treway, in the parish of Zennor, Mr. NICHOLAS CHRISTOPHER, farmer, aged 87 years.

At Nancledrea, in the parish of Ludgvan, on the 25th ult., Mr. MADREN TREMBATH, aged 17 years.

At Embla, in the parish of Towednack, on Sunday last, Mrs. JANE WALISH, aged 72 years.

At Camborne, on the 31st ult., the infant daughter of Mr. E. RAWLINGS, butcher; on the 1st instant, Mr. FRANCIS HARRIS, aged 51 years; and Mr. JOHN HOCKING, aged 79 years.

At Treswithen, near Camborne, on Monday last, MARY ANN, daughter of Mr. W. BOASE, aged 22 years.

At Redruth, on Friday last, the widow of Mr. JOHN MICHELL, mason, aged 90 years; on Sunday, the eldest daughter of Mr. JAMES BRAY, mason, aged 7 years; and on Wednesday, Mr. PHILIP KNUCKEY, tailor, aged 65 years.

At Bissick, in the parish of Ladock, on Wednesday last, after a lingering illness, respected and lamented by all who knew him, Mr. HASSELWOOD, of the Falmouth Arms Inn, aged 55 years.

At St. Austell, on Wednesday last, the wife of Mr. HORATIO BURROWS, gardener.

At Fowey, after a lingering illness, OLIVIA, relict of the late Commander THOMAS WILLIAM NICHOLLS, R. N.

At Fowey, on Saturday last, JOSEPH, son of Mr. WILLIAM RICHARDS, aged 6 years.

At St. Neot Vicarage, on the 1st instant, HORATIO GLYNN GRYLLS, Lieutenant in H.M. 64th Regiment, second surviving son of the Rev. HENRY GRYLLS, Vicar of St. Neot, aged 23 years.

At Padstow, on Saturday last, JOANNA, wife of Mr. JOHN HAWKE, aged 44 years.

At Launceston, on the 26th ult., Mr. JOHN SMALE, formerly a hatter in that town, aged 67 years.

At Torpoint, on the 30th ult., Mr. JOSEPH COLE, formerly of the Victualling Office, aged 72 years.

At the Cobre Mines, Cuba , on the 2nd of November, Capt. HENRY CLIFF, formerly of Camborne, aged 33 years.

At Devonport, on the 1st instant, Mr. GEORGE GRAVE, custom-house broker, son of the late Mr. J. GRAVE, of the Mount Edgcumbe Arms, Cremill, aged 31 years.

At Cockermouth, on the 27th ult., ROBERT ADDISON BYERS, M.D., Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, aged 27 years.

At Stonehouse Cottage, near Stroud Gloucestershire, on the 31st ult., after a long and serious illness, MARY, widow of the Rev. WILLIAM PRICE LEWIS, of New House, near Cardiff , Glamorganshire.

On the 10th ult., at sea, on board the R. M. S. " Avon ," invalided from the R. M. S. "Esk." At St. Thomas, West Indies, ROBERT, only son of Mr. DYER, of the Norfolk Hotel, Surrey Street, London.


At Penryn, on Sunday last, Mrs. ROSKILLEY, aged 84 years.

At St. Keverne, on Saturday last, EMMA, wife of GEORGE APPLETON, Esq., surgeon.

At Penzance, on the 8th instant, Agnes, youngest daughter of Mr. BELLRINGER, aged 2 years; and
the son of Mr. JAMES JEWELL, aged 3 years.

At Chyandour, on Saturday last, the son of Mr. WILLIAM OLIVER; and on Tuesday, Miss DUNSTAN.

At Madron, on Saturday last, Mr. WILLIAM NICHOLAS, aged 65 years.

At Mousehole, on Friday last, the wife of Mr. HENRY POMREY, superannuated chief boatsman in the
coast guard service, aged 47 years.

At Amelvear, in the parish of Towednack, on Saturday last, Mr. WILLIAM CURNOW, aged 66 years.

At St. Erth Church-town, on the 7th instant, the wife of Mr. FRANCIS VERRANT, aged 73 years; and
on Sunday last, WILLIAM, only son of Mr. WILLIAM DUNN, aged 4 years.

At Porthcolumb, in the parish of St. Erth, on the 8th instant, EDWIN, son of Mr. HUGH HOSKING,
aged 8 years.

At Tregurtha, in the parish of St. Hilary, on Monday last, Miss SALLY ROBERTS, aged 70 years.

At Hayle, on Monday last, highly respected byAll who knew him, Mr. PETER HOOPER, of the
Commercial Inn, aged 56 years; on Wednesday, Mrs. SARAH UREN, aged 76 years; and Mrs. VINE,
aged 62 years.

At Redruth, on the 7th instant, MARY CRANE, daughter of Mr. JAMES DAVEY, Assayer, of St. Austell,
aged 25 years; on Friday last, Mr. ALEXANDER BURNS, aged 70 years; on Sunday, Mr. WILLIAM
LEAN, green-grocer, aged 52 years; and on Wednesday, CATHARINE, second daughter of the late
Mr. JOHN PROVIS, copper agent, aged 20 years.

At St.Austell, on Monday last, ELIZABETH, relict of the late Mr. W. HAWKE, aged 43 years, having
survived him only five weeks; and on Wednesday, CLARAALICE, infant daughter of Mr. WILLIAM

At Bodmin, on Sunday last, Mrs. PEARSE, aged 84 years.

At Liskeard, on Friday last, ELIZABETH, widow of the late Mr. NICHOLAS MILLER, hair-dresser, of
that town, aged 75 years.

At Saltash, on Friday last, much respected, Mr. GEORGE FOSTER, aged 75 years.

Lost on board the "Amazon" mail steam-packet, on the 4th instant, in which vessel he had taken his
passage to join H. M. steamer "Devastation," to which ship he had been appointed as first
lieutenant, Lieut. CHARLES GERVEYS GRYLLS, R. N., eldest surviving son of the Rev. HENRY GRYLLS, vicar of St. Neot, aged 25 years. [In our obituary of last week we announced the death of the
brother of this officer, Lieut. Grylls, of the 64th Regt. To add to the affliction of the parent, the news
of this appalling calamity reached him before the remains of his son had been committed to the
tomb, and this is the third son he has lost within one year.]
[This report of the death of Lieut. Grylls was in error; first reports of the sinking did show him lost,
but he sent word to his father by special messenger that he had survived. He went on to command
various ships in the R.N.]

At Redland Villa, Bishop's Sutton, Somersetshire, on the 5th instant, Mr. PETER WHITE DIXON,
eldest son of the late Mr. JOHN DIXON, of Penryn, in this county, aged 83 [?] years.

At Amlwch, North Wales, on the 19th ult., ELIZABETH widow of the late Capt. WILLIAM LEMIN, mine
agent, formerly of Redruth, aged 79 years.

At Tavistock, on the 5th instant, Mr. WILLIAM BOLT, druggist, of Hatherleigh.

At Mount Radford, Exeter, on Monday last, Mr. JOHN BULLIVANT, jun., of the Common Pleas Office,
London, and only son of Mr. Bullivant, of the Exeter District Court of Bankruptcy, aged 30 years.

In Oxford Street, London, on the 6th instant, HENRY JOSEPH, youngest son of Mr. SANGER, aged 4

At Gibraltar, on the 28th ult., JAMES SEWELL, Esq., Senior Practitioner in the Supreme Court of
Gibraltar, and Advocate and Proctor of the Admiralty in the Vice-Admiralty Court of Gibraltar, in the
74th year of his Age. We copy the Above.

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At Truro , on Sunday last, JOHN, eldest son of Mr. JOHN BATTERSHILL, plasterer, aged 16 years.

At Ponsanooth, on Monday last, Mr. R. W. NICHOLAS, late of Mullion, aged 85 years.

At Falmouth, on Monday last, Mr. JOHN HODGE, for many years assistant to Messrs. CARNE's steam stores, aged 54 years; on Tuesday, Miss DUNSTONE, for many years assistant post-mistress with her aunt, Miss WOOD; and on Wednesday, the wife of Mr. J. T. PASKO, mercer, &c., aged 42 years.

At Perranarworthal, on the 7th instant, Mr. EDWARD WINNAN, aged 51 years, for seventeen of which he was in the service of Mr. CHARLES FOX, by whom he was highly valued for his sobriety, integrity, and faithful attachment. He is lamented by a wide circle wherein his disinterested kindness and unusual qualities were known and appreciated.

At Tregathenan, in the parish of Sithney, on Sunday last, ELIZABETH ANN, eldest daughter of Mr. JOHN REED, aged 29 years.

At the Lizard, on the 13th instant, the infant daughter of Mr. J. JOHNS, aged 2 years; and Miss MARY MICHELL, aged 21 years.

At St. Martin 's, Scilly, Mr. HENRY ASHFORD, aged 74 years.

At Penzance , on Friday last, Miss JANE GIBBS, aged 22 years.

At Penzance , on Saturday last, the wife of Mr. R. V. DAVY, spirit merchant, aged 40 years.

At Marazion, on Monday last, RICHARD, only son of Mr. RICHARD WILLIAMS, aged 12 years.

At Hayle, on Friday last, Mrs MARY MICHELL, aged 85 years.

At Gwinear, on the 13th instant, Mrs. GRACE PHILLIPS, aged 86 years; and Mrs. MARY THOMAS, aged 56 years.

At Barkla Shop, St. Agnes, on the 6th instant, Mr. JOHN WILLIAMS, aged 50 years.

At Newquay, on the 14th instant, THOMAS, son of Mr. THOMAS BILLING, aged 6 years.

At Trevilveth, in the parish of Veryan, on Saturday last, Mr. RICHARD TROUNCE, aged 70 years.

At Bodmin, on the 15th instant, Mrs. MAY, aged 80 years; and Mrs. KITTO, aged 87 years.

At Golant, near Lostwithiel, on Sunday last, Mr. JOHN SPARNALL, aged 85 years.

At Padstow, on the 14th instant, MARY, second daughter of Mr. JOHN SLOGGETT, shipwright, aged 21 years.

At Landrake, on the 13th instant, Mr. THOMAS CASTLE, aged 82 years.

At Delameer, near Camelford, on the 7th instant, Mr. WILLIAM TUCKER.

At Delabole, on the 7th instant, EDWIN, son of Mr. ANTHONY MAY, aged 8 years.

At Torquay, on Tuesday last, ANNE PLOMER, second daughter of the late HENRY BORLASE, Esq., of Helston, aged 33 years.

At North Shields, on the 10th instant, from suffocation, on board his uncle's vessel, the schooner "Clipper," Capt WHITBURN, John, youngest son of Mr. JOHN PORTER, of Mexico , and late of Truro , aged 15 years.

At Silverton, on the 10th instant, ELIAS DUNSTERVILLE PUDDICOMBE, Esq., surgeon, of that place, aged 54 years.

At Sticklepath, on the 12th instant, MARTHA, third daughter of the late Mr. JOHN COOK, innkeeper, aged 35 years.

In London, on the 14th instant, MARY LOUISA, youngest daughter of Mr. S. GROSE HODGE, aged 2 1/2 years.

At Windsor, on Sunday last, JOANNA, eldest daughter of Mr. W. H. ANGEL, manager of the Windsor Theatre, aged 16 years.

At Whitby, Upper Canada , on the 27th of September last, TAMASON AMELIA, wife of Mr. HENRY SPENCER, and youngest daughter of Mr. SAMUEL TRELOAR, late of Redruth, aged 25 years.

In the Punjaub, in November last, HENRY A., second son of the late Captain JOHN CARNE, of the H.E.I.C. Artillery, and grandson of the late JOHN CARNE, Esq., of Falmouth .


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At Truro, on the 21st instant, ELIZA, daughter of Mr. J. ALLEN, boot and shoemaker, aged 12 years.

At Falmouth, on Friday last, Mr. GEORGE MEEK, pensioner, aged 80 years.

At Falmouth, on Tuesday last, JOHN, only son of Mr. FAWCETT, aged 21 years.

At St. Just in Penwith, on the 21st instant, the daughter of Mr. JOHN THOMAS, farmer, aged 17 years.

At Nancledra, in the parish of Towednack, on Tuesday last, ELIZABETH ANN, daughter of Mr. JACKA, aged 12 years.

At New Mill in the parish of Gulval, on Saturday last, Mr. JOHN DONNITHORNE, aged 68 years.

At Penzance, on Saturday last, Mrs. FORD, aged 70 years; and the wife of Mr. CHARLES CHIVERS, jun.; and on Tuesday last, JAMES, infant son of Mr. JOHN ALLEN.

At Newlyn west, on Sunday last, FRANCIS, youngest son of the late Mr. CARTER, aged 6 years.

At St. Ives, on Friday last, the Rev. JOHN DUNKIN ADAMS, son of E. R. ADAMS, Esq., of Elmar Lodge, Beckenham, Kent, and minister of the parish of Towednack. His kind and charitable deportment endeared him to his parishioners; and at St. Ives, where he had for several years resided, he was universally beloved.

At Wheal Rose, on the 16th instant, JANE, relict of Mr. STEPHEN VIVIAN, aged 86 years.

At Seveock, near Chacewater, on the 20th instant, Capt. RICHARD TRURAN, late agent at Poldice Mine, aged 43 years.

At Newquay, on Monday last, MARY, wife of Mr. JOHN CARDELL, aged 80 years.

At Probus, on Saturday last, Mr. JOHN SEARLE, aged 82 years.

At Ruanlanihorne, ON Saturday Last, Miss M. A. NANKIVELL, aged 29 years.

At St. Austell, on Monday last, Mrs. ELIZABETH LUCAS, aged 74 years.

At St. Cleer on the 15th instant, the wife of Mr. W. GILL, aged 64 years.

At 3 Cumberland Terrace, London, Sunday last, MARY, wife of JONATHAN RASHLEIGH, Esq., aged 30 years.

At 38 Portland Square, Plymouth, on Sunday last, SARAH, eldest daughter of the late Rev. JOHN GANDY, vicar of St. Andrew's, Plymouth, aged 79 years. She was elder sister of the late Rev. S. W. GANDY, who died on Christmas-day last, at Kingston-on-Thomas, Surrey.

At Parnham, on the 17th instant, Sir WILLIAM OGLANDER, deputy lieutenant of Dorset, and representative of Bodmin from 1807 to 1812, aged 83 years.

At the Grove, Hammersmith, on Sunday last, after a very protracted illness, Lavinia, wife of the Rev. F. TRESTRAIL, secretary of the Baptist missionary society.

At Geelong, Port Phillip, South Australia, on the 10th of September last, JOHN PRIDHAM SMITH, Esq., solicitor, eldest son of the late JOHN SMITH, Esq., of Devonport, aged 40 years.

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