!! Freeman Journal; Mar 24, 1764
- Freeman Journal
Saturday, March 24, 1764
Cork, March 19. William Bagnell of Marlhill, in the County of Tipperary,
Esq; is appointed one of his Majesty's Justices of the Peace for said County.
Thursday last died at Lohart, near Mallow, Mr. George Brit, aged 115 Years;
he was the only remaining Protestant of that small Number who bravely opposed
and defended themselves against King James's Army, under the command of Major
Slingsby at Six Mile-Water Pound, before the last Siege of this City. He was a
Native of Yorkshire, in England, had such a great Share of Health and
Constitution as to attend at his farming Business four Days before his Death,
and retained his Senses to the last Hour. It's remarkable that he never lost a
Tooth by Accident or Decay.
Limerick, March 19. Last Week died greatly lamented, at Corrofin, in the
County of Clare, the Wife of Mr. Edward Hogan, at Cragmore, Daughter of Charles
Lysaght, Esq; late of Kilcornan in said County.
Last Night died at his House in this City, greatly regretted by all his
Acquaintances, Mr. John Gabbert late of Ballyvorneen.
As the Election for two Governors of the Workhouse, comes on on Monday
next; the 20th instant, the Governors who intend voting for George Paul Monk,
Esq; and Sir Edward Newenham, Knt., are requested to attend there early, as the
Election will be held exactly at 12 o'Clock.
Last Monday Sir Randal O'Neil and Frederick Cunningham, Esq; seized 18
Casks of Tea, which were lodged in the Watch house at Skerries.
Last Tuesday the Right Hon. the Lord Mayor sent a Man to Bridewell for
stealing hay off a Country Car; and caused three Loads deficient in Weight, to
be sold, and the Value disposed of according to Law.
MARRIAGES.] A few Days ago, Mr. Lawrence Keeff of Henry-street, Merchant,
to Miss Forster of Montrath-street.- Thomas Smith of Drumcree, in the County of
Meath, Esq; to Miss Hutchinson, Daughter of the Rev. Archdeacon Hutchinson of
Kildare-street.- Coghill Cramer, Esq; to Miss Waring of Digges-street.- Mr.
Stephen Mari, of the Comb, to Miss Mary Broe, of Cork-bridge.
DEATHS]- At Mallow, Mr. Michael Creagh, of Corke, Merchant.- In
Britain-street, the Widow of Dr. Moss.- In Christ-Church-Yard, Mr. Richard
Browne, formerly an eminent Brewer at Mount Brown near Kilmainham.- In
Chamber-street, Mr. Joseph Copson, Comber.- In College-street, Mr Bryan M'Cabe,
Periwigmaker.- In Kevan-street, the Wife of Mr. William Peters.- Suddenly at
Platten, Granville Graham, Esq.; Brother of John Graham, Esq; - In Wexford the
Wife of Mr. Robert Devereux Merchant.
EDWARD GROGAN, at the Corner of Castle-lane in Dame street, being just
returned from London, has this Day got in great Variety of the newest and most
fashionable Spring and Summer Silks.
Cathy Joynt Labath
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