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4th June 1852

At Helston, on the 26th ult., Mrs. DRYDEN, relict of the late Mr. DRYDEN, of Truro, aged 71 years.

At Helston, on the 25th ult., Mr. PETER PERRY, aged 50 years.

At Tregiddon, in the parish of St. Keverne, lately WILLIAM, son of Mr. JAMES CHARLES, aged 24 years.

At Poltescoe, in the parish of Ruan Minor, on the 23rd ult., ELIZA, wife of Captain THOS. BUNT, aged 26 years.

At Portaleven [?], on Sunday lst, much regretted, Mr. WILLIAM JULIAN, master of the National School, aged 41 years.


At Rospeath Lane, in the parish of Ludgvan, on the 26th ult., Mr. WILLIAM CHELLEW, aged 65 years.

At Sancreed, on Friday lst, the son of Mr. MARK ROWE, aged 2 years.

At Marazion, on Friday last, JOHN FORTESCUE MILLETT, Esq., solicitor, aged 48 years.

At Trevelyan Cottage, Marazion, the infant child of Capt. B. GUNDRY.

At St. Ives, on Friday last, the wife of Mr. WILLIAM COGAR, aged 74 years; and the wife of Mr. THOMAS, aged 77 years.

At Redruth, on Friday last, Mrs. ANN DADDO, aged 73 years.

At Newquay, on Saturday last, MARTHA, relict of the late Mr. PETER RUDDIMAN, aged 53 years.

At Tolcarne, in the parish of St. Columb Minor, on Saturday lst, ALBERT ARTHUR, son of Mr. JOSIAS SLEEMAN, aged 5 years.

On the 27th ult., JACOB GREEN, for fifteen years gamekeeper to HUMPHRY WILLYAMS, Esq., M. P., of Carnanton.

At St. Austell, on Tuesday last, KATE, infant daughter of Mr. GEORGE ISAAC, grocer.

At Bodmin, on Tuesday last, Miss ELIZABETH EVERY, aged 72 years.

At Callington, on Friday lst, LUCY, daughter of Mr. R. SANDERS, of the Red Lion Inn, aged 5 years.

At Plymouth, on the 22nd ult., Mr. JOHN HEARD, formerly of H. M. Customs at that port, aged 78 years.

At Wiveliscombe, on the 22nd ult., Mr. JOHN LUTLEY, aged 90 years.

At West Down, near Ilfracombe, on the 25th ult., Mr. HUMPHRY DAVY, aged 36 years.

At Machynlleth, H. WILLIAMS, Esq., father of Mrs. COBDEN, aged 77 years, for forty of which he was one of the most enterprising miners in the United Kingdom.


11 June 1852

At Malpas, near Truro, on Sunday last, MARY, wife of Mr. JAMES B. JOB, draper, aged 44 years.

At Truro, on the 31st ult., SARAH, infant daughter of Mr. JAMES MURRISH.

At Truro, on Sunday last, after a short illness, sincerely regretted
and deeply lamented by a large circle of friends, PRISCILLA, wife of
Mr. JOHN MARTIN, guano and seed merchant, aged 36 years.

At Ferris Town, Truro, on Wednesday last, Mr. STEPHEN BREWER, aged 81 years.

At Penryn, on Sunday last, Mr. SAMUEL CHRISTOPHERS, aged 73 years.

At St. Anthony in Meneage, on Saturday last, Mrs. OLIVER EDWARDS, aged 80 years.

At Mullion church-town, on the 1st instant, Mr. THOMAS SHEPHERD, aged 60 years.

At Penzance, on Saturday last, the Rev. JOHN FOXELL, in the 76th year of his age, and after a residence in that town of nearly forty-eight years, during which, besides his unremitting pastoral labours as a Dissenting Minister, he devoted himself in many ways to the religious and general improvement of his townsmen. He was for several years secretary to the Penzance Public Dispensary; and librarian to the Penzance Public Library; of both of which he was one of the most active originators and supporters. He was secretary also to various religious societies, and president of the Penzance Institute. Whilst zealous and active in every good work, he was remarkably unassuming in his deportment and particularly careful not to wound the feelings of any one by word or deed; such, uniformly, were his benevolence and charity, such his readiness at all times to do offices of kindness to the poor, as well as to the rich, that few persons have ever been more generally beloved and respected in life or regretted in death. On Friday evening, eight days prior to his decease, although labouring under a severe cold, he went from the bed side of a poor sick member of his flock to conduct the usual prayer meeting at his chapel, after which he never quitted his house. He married a sister of the late Dr. JOHN BINGHAM BORLASE, the first physician to the Penzance Dispensary, and was left a widower in 1850. A handsome silver tea service was presented to him by his congregation on the 28th of June, 1844, “as a token of their gratitude and affection for his faithful services during the forty years of his ministry amongst them.”

At Penzance, on the 2nd instant, Mrs. DAVIES, aged 90 years on Friday lst, ANN, relict of the late Mr. DAVID WILLIAMS, aged 67 years; and on Monday, Capt. LUKE ANDREWS, aged 54 years.

At Hea Moor, in the parish of Madron, on Monday last, Mr. JAMES JENKIN, aged 60 years.

At Lock, in the parish of Ludgvan, on the 18th ult., the infant daughter of Mr. BENJAMIN DAVY.

At Guilford, near Hayle, on the 2nd instant, Mrs. ELIZABETH GRAY, aged 85 years; and on Friday last, Miss ELIZABETH CURRY, aged 51 years.

At North Country, Redruth, on Monday last, Mr. HENRY LOCKETT, cabinet maker, aged 21 years.

At Tolgus, Redruth, on Tuesday last, suddenly, the wife of Mr. JAMES HANCOCK, aged 60 years.

At Newquay, on Sunday last, JOHN, son of Mr. WILLIAM MOORE, aged 6 years.

At Quintrel Downs, in the parish of St. Columb Minor, on the 2nd instant, MARY JANE, daughter of Mr. JOHN HUBBER, aged 4 years.

At Tregenna, in the parish of Veryan, on the 26th ult., Mr. RICHARD ALLEN JULYAN, aged 29 years.

At Portloe, in the parish of Veryan, on the 27th ult., FREDERICK, youngest son of Mr. WILLIAM GRIBBLE, of the coast guard.

At St. Austell, on Monday last, Mr. BENNET TRUDGIAN, shoemaker, aged 82 years.

At Fursnooth, in the parish of St. Cleer, on Friday last, Mrs. HONEY, aged 86 years.

At Launceston, on the 18th ult., ELIZABETH, daughter of Mrs. CATER, bookseller, aged 19 years.


18th June 1852

At Truro, on Saturday last, Mrs. SALTMARSH, aged 91 years.

At Falmouth, on Monday last, Mr. THOMAS KELWAY, aged 33 years.

At Helston, on Monday last, Mr. JAMES BULLER, aged 76 years.

At Newlyn west, on the 10th instant, the Rev. JOHN P. JAMES, Wesleyan Minister, of Cardiff, aged 30 years.

At Penzance, on Saturday last, Capt. JOHN LEGG, late of the "Tell Tale," aged 34 years; and the wife of Mr. WM. LUKE, aged 44 years.

At Ludgvan, on the 10th instant, the infant son of Mr. JOHN WHALE.

At Castle Gate, in the parish of Ludgvan, on Sunday last, Miss NANCY TAYLOR, aged 22 years.

At Goldsithney, on Friday last, Mr. JOHN SEMMENS, aged 68 years.

At St. Just in Penwith, on the 9th instant, the wife of Mr. JAMES BENNETTS.

At St. Michael's Mount, on Friday last, JANE, wife of Mr. JAMES HOSKING, aged 68 years.

At Hayle, on Monday last, Mr. JOHN EUSTICE, aged 73 years.

At Roseworthy, near Camborne, on the 4th instant, Mrs. TREVILLION, aged 65 years.

At Camborne, on the 8th instant, Mr. WILLIAM TELLEM, aged 42 years.

At Newquay, on the 10th instant, after a long and painful illness, borne with exemplary patience and Christian resignation, Mr. NICHOLAS MARSHALL, of H. M. CUSTOMS, aged 42 years, universally beloved and respected through life, and deeply regretted in death by a large circle of bereaved relatives and friends.

At Newquay, on Friday last, STEPHEN, son of Mr. WILLIAM CLEMENS, aged 8 years; and on Sunday, CHARLES, son of Mrs. CATHERINE STEVENS, aged 5 years.

At St. Columb, on the 10th instant, ELIZABETH, daughter of the late Rev. JOHN ARTHUR, formerly of Colan Vicarage.

At Trethosa, in the parish of St. Stephens in Branwell, on the 8th instant, MERRILLA MORELAND, only son of Mr. JOSIAH YELLAND, aged 3 years.

At Charlestown, on the 10th instant, Mr. THOMAS EPLETT, aged 86 years.

At Bodmin, on Wednesday last, after a short illness, CATHERINE ANN, wife of Mr. JOHN CRANG, wine and spirit merchant, aged 35 years.

At Newtown, in the parish of Fowey, Mrs. MILLETT, relict of the late Mr. WILLIAM MILLETT, aged 80 years.

At Trendaway, in the parish of Pelynt, on the 8th instant, Mr. JOHN ROSKILLY, aged 80 years.

At Callington, on the 9th instant, Miss RICHARDS, aged 45 years.

At Devonport, on the 7th instant, Mr. JOHN VOSPER, aged 28 years.

At Plymouth, on the 2nd instant, EUSTACE CLARKE, son of the Rev. SAMUEL NICHOLSON, aged 21 years.

At Tavistock, lately, Capt. JAMES PROUT, aged 58 years.

In London, on the 26th ult., WILLIAM ALDRIDGE BEVAN, Esq., eldest son of the late WILLIAM BEVAN, Esq., of Morriston, near Swansea


25 June 1852 

At Truro, on Friday last, Mr. HAWKEY, aged 52 years; and Mr. SHOLL, of the New Inn, aged 41 years. 

At Truro, on Monday last, Mr. WILLIAM FAITHFUL THOMAS, of St. Thomas's, Exeter, aged 27 years. 

At Garras Brake, in the parish of Kenwyn, on the 17th inst., ANN, wife of Mr. JOHN MICHELL, aged 64 years. 

At Falmouth, on Wednesday last, the wife of Mr. JOHN HALLAMORE, of the Naval Bank, aged 40 years; and ANNA, daughter of Mr. WILLIAM BATTING,
mercer, aged 9 years. 

At Helston, on the 17th instant, the widow of the late Major DUNKIN, of the 51st Regt., aged 50 years. 

At Helston, on Saturday last, after a protracted illness, which he bore with Christian resignation, JOHN JAMES BORLASE, Esq., solicitor, aged
28 years. 

At Helston, on the 17th instant, ELIZABETH, daughter of Mr. STEPHEN EVA, aged 18 years. 

At Porthleven, on the 14th instant, the wife of Mr. THOS. SYMONS, aged 25 years. 

At Penzance, on Sunday last, Mr. JOB HOSKING, aged 26 years. 

At Trannack, on Tuesday last, Mr. DANIEL BOTHERAS, for many years hind to E. BOLITHO, Esq., of Chyandour. 

At Nancledra, in the parish of Ludgvan, on Sunday last, Mr. ANDREW EDEY, aged 26 years. 

At St. Ives, PRUDENCE, daughter of Mr. ROSEWALL, aged 15 years; and Mrs. WOOLCOCK, aged 56 years. 

At Redruth, on Friday last, the infant daughter of Mr. R. BAWDEN; on Sunday, the widow of Mr. JAMES TREMBATH, aged 64 years; and on Monday,

At Crosscoombe, St. Agnes, on the 10th instant., Mr. JOHN ENNOR, aged 55 years. 

At St. Agnes, last week, the wife of Mr. JAMES DANIELL, surveyor of highways, aged 55 years. 

At Mithian, St. Agnes, on Friday last, Mrs. MARY BENNETTS, aged 87 years. 

At Treninick, in the parish of St. Columb Minor, on Monday last, ELIZABETH, wife of Mr. WILLIAM WILTON. 

At Newquay, on Tuesday last, WILLIAM HENRY, son of Mr. CHARLES CARTER, aged 6 years. 

At Mawgan in Pydar, on the 17th instant, WILLIAM HENRY, second son of Mr. RICHARD COAD, aged 23 years. 

At St. Austell, on Sunday last, JOHN, eldest son of the late Mr. ROBERT LUCAS, aged 10 years. 

At Devonport, on the 15th instant, after a lingering illness, ANN, widow of the late Mr. GEORGE WILLS HEARLE, aged 60 years. 

On the 12th instant. Mr. THOMAS DREW, aged 77 years, for many of which he was steward to the late J. H. TREMAYNE, Esq., of Sydenham, and was universally respected.
At Neath, South Wales, on the 4th instant, Mr. WILLIAM MEAD, eldest son of the late Mr. W. MEAD, of the Victoria Pottery, Swansea. 

At Candy, Ceylon, on the 28th of April last, Mr. JOHN HODGKINSON, late of Park Farm, Arnold, near Nottingham, and only son of Mr. JOHN HODGKINSON, of Snow Hill, London, aged 28 years. 


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