!! Freeman Journal; Aug 4, 1764
- Freeman Journal
Saturday, August 4, 1764
Cork, July 30. Yesterday S'night Mr. David Sheehan, of Rivertown,
Paper-maker, read his Recantation at Rathcoony Church, near this City: And
Yesterday Mrs. Mary Ann Chartres and Ellinor Coughlan, read their
Recantation from the Errors of the Church of Room in St. Peter's Church.
Saturday last, a Suit which had long depending in the Consistory Court
of Cork, between Mr. Thomas Barter and Sarah his Wife, was concluded in
Court, before the Right Reverend the Lord Bishop of Cork and Ross; Mr.
Barter having dismissed the Suit, paying all the Alimony and Costs.
This Morning the full Division of Colonel Talbot's Regiment, lately
landed from the West Indies, marched from hence for Galway, where they are
Yesterday was married, Mr. William Russel, Shopkeeper, to the agreeable
Miss King of Cockpit Lane, both of the People called Quakers.
DEATHS. Friday Evening at Coolroe, the Seat of Joseph Witheral, Esq;
after a tedious Illness, Mrs. Hilgrove, Widow of the late Mr. Joseph
Hilgrove of this City. - Yesterday on the Coal Quay, Mrs. Russel, Wife of
Last Monday early in the Morning Michael Brady was detected stealing
Lead off the Theatre Royal in Crow-street and lodged in Newgate.
Pat Higley, one of the Persons said to be concerned in rescuing the Tea
which was seized at Howth, some Time since, died in Michael's-lane, of the
Wounds which he then received.
We hear that the Commissioners of his Majesty's Revenue have appointed
George Martin, Esq; to be Collector of the Port of Dublin, in the Room of
James Smyth, Esq; who resigns.
MARRIED] A few Days ago, Mr. Edward Ryan, of Ballinakill, in the County
of Kildare, Gent. to Miss Kitty Reily, Daughter to Mr. Phillip Reily of
Ballimorris, near Granard. - Last Saturday James Flack, an eminent Attorney
of the Courts of King's Bench and Exchequer, was married to the Widow
Harrington, otherwise Scott, Daughter of the late Captain James Scott; a
Lady whose considerable Fortune is one of her least Charms.
DEATHS] A few Days ago, in Cork, the Revd. Mr. Dermot M'Carthy, a
Romish Clergyman. - In Kilkenny, the Revd. Mr. Charters, Minister of St.
Mary's in that City. - In Winetavern-street, the Wife of Mr. Pat Taaffe,
Publican. - At Kells, Mr. Thomas Fenner; and Miss Rose Maxwell. - In
High-street, Mr. James Murray, Woollen Draper. - In Aungier-street, Mrs.
Ward, Relict of ___ Ward, of the County of Wexford, Esq; - In Smithfield, in
a very advanced Age, the Honourable Mrs. Barnewell.- Monday last at his
House in Abbey-street, Mr. Thomas Ligoe, Card Merchant, of whom it may be
justly said, that in every Stage of Life, as a Son, Husband, Father, and Man
of Business he endeared himself to all that knew him; to be deprived of such
a Member of Society must be a Loss to the Public, but to his disconsolate
Family and Friends, an irrepabale [sic] one.
Cathy Joynt Labath
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