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1855 DEATHS

MAY


4 MAY 1855, Friday


At Truro, on the 24th ult., Joanna, relict of the late Mr. James WILLIAMS, hair dresser, Padstow, aged 86 years.

At Truro on, Monday last, Miss Trenerry, aged 25 years.

At Gwarder, near Penryn, on the 24th ult., Mrs Betsy DOWNING, aged 92 years.

At Penryn, on Tuesday last, Mary, relict of Mr. B. TRELOAR, aged 70 years.

At Falmouth, on Saturday last, Miss Mary BLUETT, aged 84 years.

At Helston, on Saturday last, Mary, widow of the late Thomas GRYLLS, Esq., of that borough, aged 86 years.

At Penzance, on the 26th ult., the infant son of Rowland A. G. DAVIES, Esq., solicitor; and on Friday last, Mr. Stephen BODILLY, painter and glazier, aged 68 years.

At Lelant Downs, on Friday last, Mr. Wm. EDWARDS, aged 31 years.

At St. Ives, Mr. John HAIN, aged 73 years; the infant son of Mr. Thos. Henry WILLIAMS; and the infant daughter of Mr. William WILLIAMS.

At Race Farm, near Camborne,on the 26th ult., Mr. George BENNETTS, aged 61 years.

At Camborne, on the 24th ult., Ellen, infant daughter of Mr. James GOLDSWORTHY; on the 26th, Mr. William HARRIS, aged 39 years; on Saturday last, the infant child of Mr. John PEARCE; and Mr. John HOTTON, aged 70 years; on Monday, Betsy, wife of Mr. Walter WHITEHAIR, aged 60 years; and Martha, daughter of Mr. James TIPPETT, aged 2 years.

At Redruth, on Monday last, John, eldest son of Mr. John JEFFERY, aged 8 years.

At Slates Coombe, in the parish of Kea, on the 25th ult., Elizabeth, daughter of Mr. Matthew NORTHEY, aged 13 years.

At Twelve Heads, in the parish of Kenwyn, on the 25th ult., Alfred, son of Mr. Thomas WILLIAMS, aged 17 years.

At Probus, on Tuesday last, much respected by her friends, Mrs. RANDELL.

At St. Austell, on Friday last, Mr. John YOUNG, of Plymouth, aged 14 years.

At Mevagissey, on Tuesday last, Mrs. Grace FURSE, aged 82 years.

At St. Blazey Gate, on the 23rd ult., Mr. Samuel WILLIAMS, aged 21 years.

At Bedwen, in the parish of Luxulyan, on Saturday last, Betsey, wife of Mr. R. BESWETHERICK, architect, aged 55 (or 53) years.

At Trelowey, in the parish of St. Martins by Looe, on the 19th ult., Mr. T. HOLT, aged 78 years.

At Egloshayle, on Friday last, Thomas GREGORY, aged 69 years. He was a faithful and trustworthy servant, and passed the whole of his life in the employment of one family, having been bound a parish apprentice to Mr. Edmond NORWAY's grandfather when he was eight years old.

At Callington, on Sunday last, Lieut. George SERJEANT, R.M., aged 57 years.

At Camelford, on the 25th ult., Mr. Matthew POPE, aged 77 years.

At Plymouth, on the 23rd ult., Katherine Isabella, infant daughter of Mr. Charles NORRINGTON.

At Hill House, Heavitree, Exeter, on the 21st ult., Jane, daughter of the late Rev. John HOBLYN, vicar of Newton St. Cyres.

At his residence, Southampton, on the 21st ult., Lieut.-Col. George HENDERSON, late of the Royal Engineers, aged 71 years.

At Cloudesley Terrace, Islington, on the 17th ult., Frances, relict of the late Edward HULL, Esq., Collector of Customs, Portsmouth, aged 73 years.

At the Sand Heads, Calcutta, on the 28th February last, Commander Charles Rogers REAN, H.C.L.V., "Star," and formerly of Fowey, aged 39 years.

At North Adelaide, South Australia, in February last, Wilmot, youngest son of Alfred Jenkin ASHWIN, Esq.


11 MAY 1855, Friday


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18 MAY 1855, Friday


At Truro, on Friday last, Miss Mary Jane RETALLACK, aged 22 years; and Mr. Mark BREWER, aged 53 years.

At Killiganoon, near Truro, on Saturday last, Mr. J. Messer SIMMONS, aged 23 years.

At Perran Wharf, near Truro, on Saturday last, Dr. R. M. BLAMEY, aged 38 years.

At Woodlane Terrace, Falmouth, on the 10th instant, James PORTEOUS, Esq., late of H. M. packet service, aged 73 years.

At Penwerris Terrace, Falmouth, Mrs. NOYE, relict of the late Henry NOYE, Esq., aged 87 years.

At Helston, on the 10th instant, Mr. Thomas GUNDRY, aged 69 years.

At Breage, on the 6th instant, the infant son of Capt. William TEAGUE, jun.

At Penzance, on Friday last, Miss Sibella JOHNS, late of Marazion, aged 71 years; and on Tuesday, Elizabeth, daughter of Mr. John HUTCHINS, aged 7 years.

At St. Ives, Mr. Richard QUICK, pulmanter, aged 72 years; and Mr. Peter DAVIES, butcher, aged 47 years.

At Hayle, on the 6th instant, Mr. Richard FLOYD, aged 68 years.

At Baripper, near Camborne, on Monday last, Elizabeth, daughter of Mr. William ANGOVE, aged 1 year.

At Camborne, on Wednesday, Joseph, son of Mr Wm. SMITH, aged 3 years.

At Redruth, on the 9th instant, Mrs. Elizabeth REMFRY, widow, aged 90 years; and on Sunday, the wife of Mr. James BATH, relieving officer, aged 45 years.

At Chacewater, on Saturday last, Jane, daughter of Mr. Stephen JEFFERY, aged 5 years; and on the 17th instant, Mrs. Ann MAY, aged 85 years.

At Portreath, on Friday last, George, son of Mr. John WILLIAMS, aged 26 years.

At Trevaunance Pier, St. Agnes, on Monday last, Frederick John, eldest son of Mr. M. T. HITCHINS, aged 14 years.

At his residence, Menabilly, on Monday last, William RASHLEIGH, Esq., in the 79th year of his age.

At Padstow, on Monday last, John, son of Mr. W. H. MINERS, tinman, aged 9 years.

At Ashton, in the parish of Poughill, on Monday last, John CORY, Esq. at an advanced age.

At Liskeard, lately, Mr. William OLIVER, plasterer.

At St. Cleer, near Liskeard, on Sunday last, Capt. Peter THOMAS, aged 58 years, for many of which he was agent at the Consols Mines in Gwennap.

At Kilkhampton, near Bude, on the 8th instant, respected by all who knew her, Mrs. Joshua WALKEY.

At Plymouth, on the 7th instant, Catharine, third daughter of the late Thomas DORNER, Esq., of Fowey.

At Colyton, Devon, on the 7th instant, Mary Ann, daughter of the late John WESTLAKE, Esq., of Lostwithiel, aged 77 years.

At Exeter, on Sunday last, Henry John, eldest son of Mr. Henry BESLEY, printer and publisher, South Street, Exeter, aged 17 years.

At the residence of her son, the Rev. R. C. KITSON, Vicarage, Dean Prior, near Ashburton, on the 5th instant, Susan, relict of the Rev. W. KITSON, of Shiphay House, near Torquay, aged 82 years.

At his residence, Taunton, on the 3rd instant, beloved by a wide circle of friends, and respected by all classes of his townsmen, Mr. Eales WHITE, aged 60 years.

At Broadwinsor, Dorset, on Saturday last, William DAVY, Esq., aged 55 years.

At 26 Park Street, Grosvenor Square, London, on the 8th instant, Jane, relict of the late Sir Humphrey DAVY, Bart., and sole issue of the late Charles KERR, Esq., of the Island of Antigua.

At the Grove, Hammersmith, on the 9th instant, Richard Foster, infant son of the Rev. Frederick TRESTRAIL.

At Newbold Grange, Rugby, on the 10th instant, Elizabeth Bradlick, wife of George Henry WALKER, Esq., solicitor, and eldest daughter of the late Robert Bradlick EDYVEAN, Esq., of Berryfield, Bodmin, aged 32 years.


At Simpson's Diggings, near Victoria, Australia, on the 24th January last, Mr. W. B. MAUNDER, eldest son of the Mr. Hugh MAUNDER, of Devoran, Feock, aged 24 years.


25 MAY 1855, Friday


At Truro, on Friday last, Mrs. DEVONSHIRE, relict of the late Thomas DEVONSHIRE, Esq., for many years Controller of Customs at that port, aged 83 years.

At Truro, on Tuesday last, James, eldest son of Mr. James TRESEDER, nurseryman, aged 19 years.

At St. Michael Penkivel, on the 30th ult., Joanna, third daughter of Mr. CLEAVE, aged 17 years.

At Penryn, on Friday last, William Norman, youngest son of Mr. A. W. McLEOD, surgeon, aged 6 years.

At Gweek, on Friday last, Francis Johns, Esq., aged 77 years.

At St Ives, Mr. Thomas RICHARDS, aged 65 years.

At Camborne, on Friday last, Mr. Richard POLKINGHORNE, aged 24 years; and Catherine Hocking, daughter of Mr. John VINCENT, aged 2 years; and on Monday, Alfred, son of Mr. Thomas WILLIAMS, aged 4 years.

At Troon, near Camborne, on the 16th instant, Eleanor, relict of Mr. Thomas VINCENT, aged 66 years.

At Penponds, near Camborne, on the 17th instant, Mr. Edward SOLOMON, aged 76 years.

At Roseworthy, near Camborne, on the 17th instant, Miss Jane RUTTER, aged 67 years.

At Redruth, on Saturday last, Mr. Samuel HANCOCK, carpenter, aged 33 years; and on Monday, William, only son of Mr. W. LANGDON, aged 4 years.

At Chacewater, on Tuesday last, Joseph, son of Mr. Wm. RICHARDS, grocer, aged 3 years.

At Wheal Busy, near Chacewater, on Friday last, Jane, eldest daughter of Mr. William BOUNDY, aged 18 years.

At Brennel, in the parish of St. Stephens in Branwell, on Sunday last, John, second son of Mr. Geoge YELLAND, aged 20 years.

At Meledor, in the parish of St. Stephens in Branwell, on the 17th instant, the wife of Mr. John OSBORN, aged 29 years.

At Charlestown, on Saturday last, Mrs. Elizabeth WILLIAMS, aged 87 years.

At Mevagissey, on the 10th instant, Mrs. LIBBY, aged 90 years.

At Treverder, in the parish of St. Breock, on Saturday last, the wife of Mr. Samuel WEST, aged 32 years.

At Ivy Cottage, near Wadebridge, on Monday last, Mr. John RAWE, aged 88 years.

At Sladesbridge, in the parish of Egloshayle, on Monday last, Mr. Richard SALMON, aged 76 years.

At Duloe, on Sunday last, Mr. Charles WOTTON, aged 82 years.

At Sandplace, in the parish of Morval, on Monday last, Mr. John BUTTERS, aged 72 years.

At Menheniot, near Liskeard, on the 15th instant, Ann, relict of the late Rev. Isaac TYETH, rector of Michaelstow, and perpetual curate of St. Stephens by Launceston, aged 80 years.

At Liskeard, on Monday last, the infant daughter of Mr. R. MITCHELL, auctioneer.

At St. Stephens by Launceston, on the 17th instant, Harriet, widow of the Rev. Edward RODD, formerly rector of St. Just in Roseland, and late of Trebartha Hall, in this county. Mrs. RODD's sympathy and innate benevolence unceasingly and unsparingly exerted amongst the sick and the distressed will create a lasting and grateful remembrance of her many virtues. Generous, tolerant, and expansive, her charities embraced all shades and all classes. While mitigating the pangs of the suffering, and alleviating the achings of the destitute, she reaped deservedly the soul's balmy reward, in the enjoyment of the "luxury of doing good." She administered comfort in each locality in which she had resided, and where the name will long be a subject and a source of veneration and esteem.

At Freemantle Terrace, Kingsdown, Bristol, on the 15th instant, Miss Ann DAVIS.

At Mendip Hill Mines, near Bristol, Somerset, on Saturday last, Mark, youngest son of Mr. H. N. HORNBLOWER, late of Chacewater, aged 20 years.

In London, on the 13th ult., Mr. John B. BATE, of Polperro, in this county, aged 32 years.

At his residence in London, on the 16th instant, Mr. Henry POLKINHORN, eldest son of the late Mr. James POLKINHORN, of the Red Lion Hotel, St. Columb, aged 43 years.

At Oshawa, Canada West, North America, on the 21st ult., Jonah, eldest son of Mr. Henry PEDLAR, formerly of St. Blazey, aged 23 years.

At Sierra Leone, on the 10th of March last, Mr. Henry Goodwin HICHENS, of Newlyn west, in this county, late master of the American brig "Gambia," aged 34 years.

In Australia, on the 9th February last, Mary, wife of Mr. A. R. P. BURT, and second daughter of Mr. G. DOWNING, innkeeper, Newlyn west, aged 28 years.

At Scutari, on the 28th ult., Robert Thomas SIMONS Esq., of the Army Medical Staff, youngest son of the late William V. SIMONS, Esq., of Lisnelly Carmarthenshire, and brother of William V. L. SIMONS, Esq., late of Gray's Inn, aged 26 years.




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