!! Freeman Journal; June 26, 1764
- Freeman Journal
Tuesday, June 26, 1764
Corke, June 2. Last Sunday 7-Night (Wednesday) as Mr. Thomas Brabazon,
Parish Clerk of Ardagh, in the Neighbourhood of Youghall, was going to attend
Divine Service, he was most inhumanly knocked down and assaulted, by some
Persons as yet unknown; when after a short space of Time, he had recovered his
Speech, they illegally forced him to make Oath, that from that Day, he never
more would frequent said Church, or Demand any Dues or Salary whatsoever as
Clerk of said Parish.
Yesterday Morning arrived the Favourite Yacht, of and belonging to Mr.
Randall of Bristol, Capt. Bastable, with several Passengers, in 20 Hours from
Milford. This Vessel is compleatly fitted and altogether designed for the
Accommodation of Passengers, having seventeen separate Beds standing, and is we
hear to ply constantly between this Port and Bristol.
Tuesday Evening, William Vaughan, Coal Porter, being intoxicated by Liquor,
missed his Step getting on board a Vessel at the Coal Quay, and fell into the
Chanell, from which he is so much hurt, that it is thought he cannot recover.
Last Tuesday, the following young Gentlemen obtained Scholarship in our
University, Messrs. Knaggs, Lanause, Ward, George, Miller, Mullock, Day,
Hastings, Bacon, Mosse, Rankin, Tisdal, English, Magrath and Weir.
Last Week Mr. Wheeler, Surveyor of Killough, made a large Seizure out of a
smuggling Wherry, of 960 lb of Tea, which he lodged in the Collector's Office at
George Reeves, Gent., was admitted and sworn an Attorney of the Court of
The Liberties and Franchises of this City will be ridden and perambulated
on Tuesday the 7th of August.
Thursday, June 21 ] Miss Thompson, Mrs. Maxwell, Mrs. M'Connell, Mrs.
Wilkinson, Mr and Mrss. Haufar, Messrs. Nicholson, Knaresborough, Witcher,
Kearney, Allen, M'Carty, Clarke, Kelly, Hobbs, Mealy, Booth, Bourke, Burton,
Goff and the Mail, arrived in the Fortescue Packet from Holyhead.
Saturday last, the Right Hon. the Lord Mayor, inspected the several Markets
and seized a Quantity of unsaleable Provisions which were distributed as usual.
BIRTHS. ] A few Days ago, at Maryborough, the Lady of John Newenham, Esq;
of a Daughter. - On Thursday last, of a Daughter, the Lady of Lord Viscount
MARRIAGES.] A few Days ago, Mr. Francis Perry, an eminent Attorney, to Miss
M'Laughlin of Booterstown. - Mr. Usher, belonging to the Revenue, to Miss
Dickenson, of Fleet-street.
Died.] In Loughboy, the Hon. Lady Dowager Mountgarret. - On the Puddle,
much lamented, Mr. Patt Coleman, an eminent Grocer.
Cathy Joynt Labath
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