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lng brethren. This occasioned some little bickering between him and a few of his congregation; but his firmness, blended at the same time with the spirit 0f meekness, prevailed, and he was never afterwards teased with such applications. In his religious sentiments, he was of the school of Watts, Doddridge, and Orton. On festival days, and other times he used to attend the parish church with his family. Mr. Lavington published a Thanksgiving sermon fin occasion of the successes of the British arms in 1759.

The writer of this article, though of. a different communion from 'Mr. Lavington, records this testimony of esteem for departed worth, from a pleasing recollection of virtues which he admired, and a friendship which he long enjoyed.

In the Charter-house, London, aged 75, Nathaniel Huhne, M. I). F.R. and A.SS.; author of an inaugural dissertation, "de Scorbuto," Edinb. 1765, 8vo. of a Treatise on the.Puerperal Fever, London, 1772, 8vo. and of some other valuable works. He was a native of the county of York; and his death was occasioned by the chimney of the house where he resided being blown down; when, getting up to the roof, to see what damage :was done, he fell to the ground, and survived the accident but a few days. He was, at his own request, buried in the Pensioners' burial-ground, followed by 24 Surgeons and Physicians; and the following inscription placed to his memory: "" Here lie the remains Of Nathaniel Hulme, M- D.; who was born on the 17th of June, ^7*2, and died on the 28th of

March, 1807. He was elected Physician to the Charter-house on the 17th of March, 1774, arid continued so to the time of his death. He practised Medicine during a long course of years with advantage to his patients, and with honour to himself."—His last Prayer:

•'O God the Creator of all Things, whose mercy is infinite, and whose wisdom is incomprehensible, before Thee do I humbly prostrate myself to the earth; and to Thee do I freely commit my spirit; because I well know and do trust that the same kind Providence which brought me into this world, and provided milk out of my mother's breast for my immediate nourishment, will as certainly preside over my death, and dispose of my immortal part in such a manner as will be most suitable to its future existence. All thy works silently praise Thee, O great and beneficent Creator! even we ifi .thejpave, who are sown in corruption to be raised in glory, as revealed to mankind by" thy Son,. Jesus Christ, for thy power is above all thought, and thy goodness exceedeth all measure; and they endure for ever and ever.Amen."

At Ferney Hill, the residence of her eldest son, Mrs. Cooper, relict of the Rev. Dr. Cooper, of Yarmouth, in Norfolk, and daughter of the iate James Bransby, esq; of Shotisham, in that County, by: an heiress of the family of Paston. Panegyric but adopts the language of truth in ascribing to this excellent lady every amiable quality, ;and every exalted virtue, which can adorn and dignify the female character. Her temper, disposition, and affections were heavenly. The principles of Christianity were the maxims of her conduct, and its purity, candour, humility, and benevolence, shone forth in every action of her life. Severe only to herself, but gentle and affable to others, every heart felt harmonized in her presence, and every eye looked up to her with love and veneration. Though she had Survived her affectionate husband, and more than half of her numerous family, fortitude and resignation still cheered the decline of life, and in the 70th year of her age, surrounded by domestic comforts, and soothed by the hope of rising again to endless glory, she departed in the mild radiance of piety and devotion, and left the lustre of a bright example "to her children and the world. She was the author of several publications, some of which were printed many years ago under the titles of" Fanny Meadows," " The Daughter," "The . .School for Wives," and "The Exemplary Mother." She published likewise at a later period, " A Poetical Epistle from Jane Shore to her Friend." They were all composed with the ardent desire of promoting the influence of Christian morality, and whoever has read these productions of her pen, and was acquainted with the virtues of her heart, will readily acknowledge, that she exemplified in every station of life those characters of ideal excellence which her fancy drew. * At Cox wold, Yorkshire, the kev. Thomas Newton, Rector of St. Cuthbert, and Vicar of Trinity ChvJrch, York, and many years Curate pf the perpetual curacy of Coxwold. The Rev. Themas Schrall, Vi

car of Askham Bryan, in tht county of York.

At Heswall, in Cheshire, the Rev. Mr. Radenhurst, Rector of that place.

The Rev. Mr. Carver, Rector of Wyston, near Rotherham in Yorkshire.

Aged 90, the Rev. John Simpson, Vicar of Wythburn, in Cumberland.

At Kenihvorth, aged 63, th,e Rev. R. Munday, formerly Rector of Claybrook, in Leicestershire.

At Hurstperpoint, Sussex, aged 75, the Rev. Dr. Dodson, Rector of that place.

At Somerton, in Somersetshire, the Rev. Mr. Whitwick, Rector of Chiselborough, and of Middle Chinnock.

At Launceston, the Rev. William Tickell, Rector of Charlton, and Beaworthy, Devon;

At New Miller Dam, near Wakefield, th« Rev. John Lonsdale, Vicar of Darfield, and Curate of the perpetual curacy of Chapelthorpe, Yorkshire.

At the vicarage of Warmingham, Surrey, in his 30th year, the Rev. Charles Lloyd, M. A. formerly of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and the youngest son of the Rev. Dr. Lloyd of Lynn.

At Bristol Hot-wells, the Rev. Dr, Berkeley, Dean of Tuam, and son of the celebrated bishop of Cloyne.

Aged 83, the Rev. T. Lawson, brother to the late Sir Henry, and uncle to the present Sir J. Lawson of Brough-hall.

At Mongewell, near Wallingford, after a lingering illness, Hon. Mrs. Barrington, wife of the lord bishop of Durham.

At Brompton, aged 72, Her Royal Highness the Duchess of ^Gloucester, formerly Countess of Waldegrave.

At Oxford, aged 78, after a painful illness, which he bore with Christian resignation, Mr. Richard Blenkinsop, for nearly forty years Clerk of the Schools in that University, whose punctual attention to the duties of his situation, and obliging manners will long be remembered. He was an affectionate husband and parent, a man of strict integrity of character, and of general benevolence.

At Faimouth, a few days after his return from Oporto, of hæmoptoe, William Clarges, esq. Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, son of the late Sir Thomas C. and brother to the present baronet. This amiable young man, who had not completed his 25th year, was distinguished for his talents and attainments, as well as for a disposition and manners which engaged the affections of all who knew him. A principle of genuine and unaffected piety had produced, in the earliest disclosure of his character, the most noble and generous sentiments, a mingled sweetness and dignity of deportment, a cheerful and well-regulated conduct, and views of the most enlarged and considerate benevolence. The influence of this principle, confirmed by his maturer judgment, ■exhibited its most impressive effects in the composure and resignation, in the animated faith and confidence in God, which supported him under the trying circumstances of an illness which, from its first symptoms, was attended with alarming danger, when he was at a distance from

his relations and country, exciting; the esteem of all who saw hint, and engaging from strangers every office of kind attention.

Aged 4-9, on board his flag-ship, the Canopus, off Alexandria, or an-inflammation in hij bowels, after a short but very painful and severe illness, Sir Thomas Louis, bart. of Cheiston, Devon (so created Mar. 29, 1806), Rear Admi* ral of the White, Knight of the Order of Maria Theresa, and of St. Ferdinand and Merit, whose long and faithful services to- hi* country were as valuable in a public point of view, as his virtues were in the esteem of all those who had the honour and pleasure of his acquaintance. He was on shore walking, and complained to some of those around him of a little pain. On his return on board, he ate his* dinner with his usual appetite, and went to bed in very good spirits, having felt much relieved during the evening, and expected a good night's sleep. Unfortunately, he was again attacked about four in the morning, and medical advice, both from the Army and Navy, was sent for, his attendants being apprehensive of danger. The Physicians and Surgeons quitted the Canopus, and went on shore about noon, leaving the Admiral, in their opinion, free from all dangerous symptoms, and without any apprehension of -an inflammation taking place. About three o'clock, however, a great alteration for the worse was perceived, and the Faculty were again immediately sent for to repair on board the Canopus. On their arrival, at four o'clock, they gave over all hopes of tbe Admiral's recovery, as the mortification in his bowels had already taken place. He remained sensible, except a luile wandering at times, to the last half hour, and at ten that night expired, in the- presence of Capt. Shortland and Mr. Nicholson, his captain and secretary. His body was conveyed to Malta on board his Majesty's sloop of war Bittern, where Sir Alexander .Ball, his friend and companion through the service, and Capt. Schomberg, saw his remains deposited with all the. honours due Jo his rank, by the side of the gallant Abercromby. By his death, his country has to lament one of its naval heroes, who, in concert with the immortal Nelson, obtained the glorious battle of the Nile; a victory which, as it will ever be the pride ani glory of Englishmen, must render the more dear to them the names of those brave men by whose valour it was achieved. His wife has lo bewail the loss of a tender husband, his children &* affectionate parent, all his connexions an endearing relation, and society one. of its brightest ornaments; for his exemplary conduct in all those relative duties were no where to be surpassed. He has left Lady Louis, with four sons and three daughters, the

eldest of whom. Sir John Louis, bart. a captain in the Roj al Navy, has succeeded to his title. Their situation, from this distressing event, is as difficult to be describedj as the value of their loss is to be recorded.

At Hath, aged 47, the Hon. Juliana Hartopp-Wigley, the very. amiable wife of Edward HartoppWigley, esq. of Little Dalby, coLeicester, and daughter of George fourth Lord Carberry, who married Juliana third daughter of Baptist, fourth Earl of Gainsborough. Her Ladyship fell a martyr to the measles, which she caught through an unintermitted attendance on the sick bed of a deservedly favourite son, who survives to lament the loss of a most affectionate mother. Her remains were interred in the.family vault at Dalby. The funeral retinue, superbly decorated with the escocheons of the family, attracted at Leicester the attention of an immense concourse of spectators.

At Castle-Hedingham, Essex, of which he was curate, aged 70, the,(Rev. George Caswall, many years rector of Sacomb, Herts, in the gift of his nephew, the lord of the manor, who has presented to it the Rev. Mr. Lloyd, rector of Fordwich, in Kent. Mr. C. was of Trinity College, Cambridge; B. A. 17t>o.


The Communications of LL. D. will be acceptable. The Sermon he mentions has not come to our hands; nor do we know where to apptv for it.. .

the Friend who sent us the Yearly Epistle of the Quakers for immediate insertion, must surely have made a mistake in the direction, or have intended to pass off a grave joke upon us.

U.S. P ; the Letter of" a Poor-Curate" and several other favours, which came too late for insertion in the present number, shall appear in our next.



For SEPTEMBER, 1807.

Since it is impossible, where Scripture is ambiguous, that all conceits should run alike, it remains, that we seek out a way, not so much to establish an unity of opinion in the minds of all, which I take to be a thing likewise impossible, as to proride, that multiplicity of conceit trouble not the Church's peace. ,..

John Halm's Golden Remain*.

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The Lift os WILLIAM SANCROFT, D.D. Archbishop of Canterbury.

THIS most excellent and conscientious prelate was born at Frefingfield in Suffolk, January 30, 1616. He had bis education in the grammar-school of St. Edmundfbury, and, while a youth, was remarkable for his piety and great progress in learning. On attaining his eighteenth year,- he was removed to Emmanuel College, Cambridge.and took his degree of A.B. in 1637, and that of master in 1641. The year following he was elected fellow of his college. His accomplishments in all human literature became surprising; for he was not only master of the whole circle of the sciences, but also an excellent critic, and perfectly well versed in poetry and history : all which knowledge was free from vanity and ostentation, a qualification not always found among the learned*. In 1648, he took the degree of B. D. It is supposed that he never took the covenant, and yet it is certain he continued

* His Life prefixed to his Sermons, 8vo, p. 13,

Y unmolested

Vol, XIII. Churchm, Mag./or Sep. 1807.

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