cornwall england newspaper


1855 DEATHS

SEPTEMBER


7 SEPTEMBER 1855, Friday


At Truro, on Sunday last, Sybil, youngest of Mr. JEFFREE, of the Truro Foundry, aged 2 years.

At Falmouth, on the 28th ult., Mr. George ROGERS, for many years Locker in the Customs, aged 74 years.

At Falmouth, on Saturday last, Mr. John TREVERTON, painter, aged 45 years.

At Pengerrick, in the parish of Budock, Mr. WOODLEY, aged 47 years, for many of which he was in the employ of the late George Croker Fox and Barclay Fox, Esqs.

At Helston, on the 28th ult., Harriet, daughter of Mr. James ROSEWARNE, aged 19 years.

At Mawgan in Meneage, on Tuesday last, Mrs. HOLLOCOMBE, aged 79 years.

At St.Mary's, Scilly, on Friday last, Mr. Wm. PHILLIPS, master mariner, of Shirehampton, near Bristol, aged 62 years.

At St.Just in Penwith, on Friday last, Mrs. Honor HICKS, aged 35 years.

At Penzance, on the 21st ult., in infant daughter of Mr. James TONKIN; on the 24th, Mr. William JAMES, aged 25 years; on the 29th, Miss Jane T. BALL, aged 20 years; and Elizabeth Mary, infant daughter of Mr. Thomas MICHELL; on Friday last, Mrs. Alice MITCHELL, aged 79 years; and on Sunday, Miss Mary HARVEY, aged 56 years.

At Carfury, in the parish of Gulval, on the 26th ult., Mrs. Ann QUICK, aged 69 years.

At the Rectory, Ludgvan, on the 29th ult., after a long and painful illness, borne with christian fortitude and resignation, the Rev. Henry Elliott GRAHAM, aged 63 years.

At Newtown, in the parish of Ludgvan, Miss Elizabeth CATRAN, aged 23 years; and Mary Ann, daughter of Mr. Thomas TREVASKIS, aged 14 years.

At Hellesveor, near St.Ives, after a short illness, Mr. Francis STEVENS, aged 21 years.

At Halsetown, St.Ives, the son of Mr. William JAMES, aged 7 years.

At Gwithian, on Tuesday last, Mr. Charles COCK, aged 82 years.

At. Hayle, on Monday last, the infant son of Mr. Philip GILBERT, mason.

At Basset Villa, Camborne, on Tuesday last, Mr. John JEFFERY, actuary at the Savings Bank, Redruth since its establishment, and for upwards of half a century agent at Dolcoath Mine, aged 65 years.

At Redruth, on Friday last, Mr. Thomas HARRY, aged 51 years.

At Redruth, on Saturday last, Alice, infant and only child of Mr. A. F. MORCOM, of Bristol.

At Scorrier, on the 28th ult., Mary widow of the late Mr. Ralph PUCKEY, aged 74 years.

At Tregardock, in the parish of St.Teath, on Saturday last, the wife of Mr. PROUT, aged 63 years.

At East Looe, on Friday last, Mr. William ROWETT, aged 65 years.

At Callington, on Friday last, Mr. John BUDGE, late of the Sun Inn, aged 73 years.

At his residence 33 Little Britain, London, on the 27th ult., Warrick Oben GURNEY, Esq., eldest son of the late Rev. W. O. Gurney, rector of Aston Botrall in the county of Salop, and curate of Paul, near Penzance, aged 47 years.

At Valebrook Lodge, Sussex, on the 26th ult., Lieut, Colonel William Granville ELIOT, K. H., late of the Royal Artillery, aged 76 years.

At Sheerness, on Friday last, the infant daughter of James HARVEY, Esq., R. N., surgeon to the Russian prisoners.

At Bombay, on the 14th of July last, of spasmodic cholera, Charles Augustus VIVIAN, Esq., third son of the late John Vivian, Esq., of Pencalenick, aged 28 years.

In the Hospital at the Crimea, of fever while laid up by a wound in the foot the youngest son of Mr. WESTON, cooper, of Falmouth, aged 22 years.


14 SEPTEMBER 1855, Friday


At Truro, on Saturday last, Miss BARLOW, of the firm of R. and H. Barlow, Berlin House, aged 62 years.

At Penzance. on Saturday last, Mr. John ROGERS, aged 21 years.

At Chyandour, on Monday last, the infant daughter of Mr. Thomas JELBART.

At Chevellan Farm, in the parish of Ludgvan, on Monday last, Harriet, wife of Mr. Josiah OATS, aged 50 years.

At St.Ives the infant son of Capt. Christopher TREWHELLA, of the brig "Mary"; and the infant son of Mr. J. UREN.

At St.Austell, on Monday last, Mrs. RICHARDS, aged 78 years.

At Little Brynn, Roche, on Tuesday last, Mr. John ROWE, aged 68 years.

At her mother's residence, Bodmin, on the 6th instant, Miss Philippa, GATTY, daughter of the late Mr. Robert Gatty, for many [of her years] of the Town Arms Hotel, aged 17 years.

At Liskeard, on the 6th instant, Miss Mary KNIGHT, aged 75 years; and on Saturday last, Jane, eldest daughter of Mr. GASKIN, tailor, aged 19 years.

At Dawlish, the residence of her daughter, on Friday last, Elizabeth Anne, widow of John DARKE, Esq., solicitor, late of Launceston, aged 65 years.

At Richmond, on the 4th instant, where she had gone for the benefit of her health, and deeply regretted, Miss Lucinda COX, of Penzance, aged 62 years.

At Sketty Hall, near Swansea, on the 31st ult., Lewis Weston DILLWYN, aged 77 years.


21 SEPTEMBER 1855, Friday


At Truro, on the 20th instant, after a lingering illness, and greatly respected by a large circle of friend, Mr. John ROLLS, compositor, aged 30 years.

At Truro, on the 20th instant, Mr. John BILKEY, aged 75 years, for about the period of 50 years he faithfully discharged his duties of Land Agent to the late G. Simmons, Esq., of Trevalla.

At Falmouth, on Monday last, Mr. CLEMENCE, carpenter, aged 48 years.

At Helston, on Friday last, the wife of the late Mr. PENALUNA, at an advanced aged; and the infant son of Mr. John MARTIN, tailor.

At St.Mary's, Scilly, on the 12th instant, Ellen Christiana, daughter of Capt. F. B. TREGATHEN, of the "Ariadne," aged 2 years.

At Gulval Church-town, on Saturday last, the wife of Mr. Moses CALLOWAY, aged 63 years; and at Gulval Cross, Richard, son of Mrs. BARNES, aged 4 years.

At Hayle, on Monday last, the infant child of Mr. STRATTON, of Trevassack.

At Hayle, on the 13th instant, Mr. William BARNS, of Guilford, aged 65 years.

At Camborne, on Tuesday last, William, son of Mr. Wm. MARKS, aged 19 years.

At Redruth, on Monday last, Mrs. Elizabeth LUKE, aged 77 years.

At Redruth, on the 10th instant, the daughter of Mr. W. COCK, aged 9 years.

At St.Day, on the 11th instant, Mr. John CHIPMAN, aged 54 years.

At Pennance, in the parish of Gwennap, William, youngest son of Mr. William Richards.

At Illogan, on the 9th instant, Thomas, son of Mr. PHILLIPS, innkeeper, aged 16 years.

At Bridge, near Portreath, the wife of Mr. William DAVIES, aged 47 years.

At Newquay, on the 12th instant, Mr. Richard ELLERY, aged 79 years.

At Gooninis House, St.Agnes, on Tuesday last, after a short illness, Miss Gertrude JAMES, one of the surviving daughters of the late James James Esq., of that place, aged 71 years.

At Bolingey, in the parish of Perranzabuloe, on Saturday last, Mr. William Henry HOSKIN, carpenter, aged 25 years.

At Portscatha, Gerrans, on the 10th instant, suddenly, and much respected and lamented, Lieut. BEST, R. N., for many years chief officer in the coast guard service on that station.

At Fowey, on Monday last, suddenly, Mrs. Elizabeth HAM, aged 49 years.

At the ancestral residence of his family, on the 13th inst., Colonel Jonathan TRELAWNY, of the Hon. E. I. C. Service, and younger brother of Sir W. L. S. Trelawny, Bart., Lord Lieutenant, of the county. The Colonel had seen an active service of 30 years in India, and for the last few years had been traveling in Germany from which country he returned only a few weeks since.

At Callington, on Tuesday last, after a long and painful illness, Elizabeth, wife of Mr. George DINGLE, and youngest daughter of the late Mr. William Spear, of Dunterton.

At Stoke Hill, near Exeter, on the 13th instant, Sarah, wife of Alfred KEMPE, Esq., and third daughter of Mr. G. Hopkinson, of Exeter, aged 25 years.

At Tichbury, on the 12th instant, Margaret, relict of the late Mr. John WAY, of Loveland, in the parish of Hartland, Devon, and mother of Mr. Way, of Heligan, in this county, aged 96 years.

At Lansdown, Bath, on the 12th instant, Francis Stocker, son of the Rev. B. ELVINS, Wesleyan Minister, Liskeard.

At Leeds, very suddenly, while on a journey, Mr. Richard CARTER, aged 58 years. Mr. Carter was, during his last 13 years, one of the commercial representatives of Messrs. Blundell, Spence, and Co., paint, colour and oil manufacturers, at Hull and London.

At Northill, Bedfordshire, on the 8th instant, Edward James, son of Mr. James DREW, schoolmaster, and clerk of that parish.

At Quebec, Canada East, on the 25th ult., Adelaide, wife of William KENT, Esq., of the Provincial Registrar?s, Department, formerly of St. Columb, in this county.


28 SEPTEMBER 1855, Friday


At Penryn, on the 20th instant, Mrs. BURCH, aged 83 years.

At Falmouth, on the 19th instant, Mrs. Stone, aged 66 years; and on Friday last, Mr. Thomas CURGENVEN, aged 75 years.

At Helston, on Monday last, Mr. Andrew BILLIN, joiner, aged 79 years.

At Burgess, in the parish of Gunwalloe, on Wednesday last, the wife of Mr. John OPPY, aged 61 years.

At Newlyn west, on Sunday last, Mr. Peter JACKA, aged 68 years.

At Penzance, on Saturday last, Mrs. Elizabeth BEEL, aged 88 years, for upwards of fifty of which she was a faithful servant in the family of the late Mr. N. T. BALL, of St.Stephens in Branwell.

At Lower Bussow, in the parish of Towednack, on Sunday last, Elizabeth, relict of the late Mr. Andrew ROSEWALL, aged 66 years.

At St.Ives, after a short illness, much regretted by a large number of relatives and friends, Mr. William Edward W. TRESIDDER, solicitor, aged 58 years.

At St.Ives, Mrs Susan Richards, aged 70 years; the infant son of Mr. Richard TREVORROW; Hannah, wife of Mr. James SANDOW, aged 52 years; and the infant son of Mr. Henry WOOLCOCK.

At Camborne, on the 18th instant, Miss Grace Richards, aged 72 years; on the 19th, Mrs Sarah WILLS, aged 93 years; and on Sunday last, the infant daughter of Mr. PARKIN, of the Basset Arms Inn.

At Wheal Prosper, near Chacewater, on Friday last, Mrs Mary BAWDEN, aged 73 years; and on Saturday Mary Daughter of Mr. John JEFFERY, aged 10 years.

At Silverwell, in the parish of St.Agnes, on Friday last, Elizabeth, wife of Mr. James ROBERTS, aged 53 years.

At Trethennal, in the parish Veryan, on Saturday last, Mr. Wm. ROBERTS, aged 38 years.

At St.Austell, on Wednesday last, respected by all who knew him, Mr. Henry DANIEL, chemist and druggist, aged 33 years.

At Polglaze, in the parish of St.Austell, on Monday last, Mr. Thomas TRELEAVEN, aged 76 years.

At Lostwithiel, on Saturday last, Jane, wife of Mr. Samuel HALL, aged 66 years; and on Wednesday, Mr. Richard PHILLIPS.

At Kirkeen, in the parish of St.Teath, on the 20th inst., Jane, wife of Mr. Thomas HENWOOD, aged 44 years.

At Trebarwith, in the parish of Tintagel, on Monday last, Mr. Joseph BROWN, aged 47 years.

At Tregrath, near Camelford, on Friday last, Mr. George LUXON, aged 58 years.

"Drowned in the Bude Canal, at Budehaven on the 15th instant, John Edward, son of Capt. W. GOMAN, of the schooner ?Endeavour," of that port, aged 8 years.

In London, on the 13th instant, Mr. Benjamin RODDA, formally of Marazion, aged 72 years.

At Glen Osmond, near Adelaide, Australia, in May last, Mrs. GARTRELL, widow of the late Mr. Francis Gartrell, formally of Goldsithney, aged 35 years.




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