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!! Freeman Journal; Aug 21-Aug 28, 1764

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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    Freeman Journal Dublin, Ireland Tuesday, August 21, 1764 We are informed, that, for the better Security of Goods and Passengers, each of the Packet Boats are
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      Freeman Journal
      Dublin, Ireland
      Tuesday, August 21, 1764

      We are informed, that, for the better Security of Goods and
      Passengers, each of the Packet Boats are to have 15 stout Sailors on board
      during the Course of the Winter to commence from the first of October next,
      and continue till the latter end of March.
      Last Saturday the Revd. John Jackson of Clanshagh, was sworn into the
      Commission of the Peace for the County of Dublin.
      A Faculty hath passed the Great Seal, to enable the Rev. Mervyn
      Archdall, to hold the Prebend of Mayne in the Cathedral of St. Kennys,
      Killkenny, together with the Livings of Atanagh, Aghar?y, and Kilmenon, in
      the Diocese of Ossory.
      Married at the Corbolas in the County of Dublin, Mr. Richard Johnson,
      an eminent Farmer, to Miss Kitty Heron, Daughter of Edward Heron, of
      New-bridge in the said County, Esq.
      DEATHS] A few Days ago, in Cork, Mr. James Blasby, Tallow-Chandler.--In
      Kevan's Port, Miss Jones. -- In Strand-street, the Wife of Mr. John Develyn,
      Carpenter.-- In Ormond-Market, Mr. Bryan Kelly; _____ and the Wife of Mr.
      John Reilly, Butcher.-- In the Hay-Market, Mr. Heron, Writing Master.--On
      Aston's-quay, Capt. Dunbar.

      Freeman Journal
      Dublin, Ireland
      Thursday, August 25, 1764

      Saturday last the Right Hon. Lord Chief Justice Aston, and the Hon.
      Baron Mountney, arrived in Town from Clonmell, on the Circuit, and opened
      their Commissions in the respective Courts.
      Same Day Tho. Downing, Weaver, a Lad of about 17 Years of Age, was
      committed to the City Jail, for stealing some Cash out of the Shop of Mr.
      Thomas Price on the Coal Quay.
      Yesterday died of an Apoplectice Fit, Mrs. Sullivan, Wife of Doctor
      Sullivan; a Gentlewoman greatly regreted.
      The Managers of the Charitable Loan, acknowledge the Receipt of 200l.
      by the Hands of Barry Collace, Esq; being a Legacy bequeathed to that
      Charity by the late Col. Joshua Paul.
      Wednesday last, _____ Weldon, was whipped from Newgate to College-green
      pursuant to his Sentence, for assaulting a young Girl in Goat-Alley. Mr.
      Sheriff Booker, attended to see the Sentence properly executed, which was
      administered most faithfully, as to the Correction; but, we are concerned
      that we are obliged to take from his Merit, on this Occasion, by observing
      that a MILITARY Guard was employed as an Escoret, where a CIVIL, might as
      easily, and with more Propriety and Dignity to the City, have been procured.
      On the 16th at Night Edward Martin, Esq; Comptroller of the general
      Post-office, the Revd. Mr. Baker, Mess. Warburton, Long, Chaigneau, and
      Millins arrived here from Hollyhead in the Hampden Packet.
      On the 19th the Right Hon. Thomas Connolly, Mr .and Mrs. Longfield,
      Miss Forster, Mr. and Mrs. Johnson, Mrs. Potter, _____ Richardson, Esq;
      Mess. Browning, Dempsey, Craddock, Henderson, Carlisle and Jackson, arrived
      from Hollyhead in the Packet, which sailed the 18th inst. with Mr. and Mrs.
      Chetwood, Capt. Lyons, Mess. Jones and Courtney.
      Last Monday his Grace the Arch Bishop of Dulin [sic-Dublin?], appointed
      the Revd. Richard Chaloner Cobbe, L.L.D. to succeed the late Doctor Smyth
      in the Vicarage of St. Anne's; and he was accordingly inducted into that
      Last Thursday Mr. Wilkinson and Family, Miss Cornell, Mr. Bolton, Mrs.
      Carlton, Mrs. Dobson, Miss Staples, Miss Hartable, the Captains Gray,
      Arthur, Tace, Johnson, Butler and Thompson, Mrss. Ladwell, Cuff?ey [or
      Cuss?ey], Morris, Fawcet, Robinson, Dunn, Billing, Magee, Scott, Twigg and
      the Mail arrived in the Hampden Packet, from Hollyhead.
      MARRIAGES.] A few Days ago, Cornet Patteau, to the Widow of the late
      Mr. Constable of Usher's Quay. -- Thomas Cafey of the County of Kerry, Esq;
      M.D., to Miss Anne Bourke, of Limerick, Merchant.-- Mr. John Faulkner of
      Nicholas-street, Currier, to Miss Elizabeth Davis of Winetavern-street.--
      Mr. John Grant of Stafford-Street, Merchant, to Miss White of
      Abbey-street.-- Mr. Richard Towell of Skibbereen, to Miss Margaret Roche,
      Daughter of Mr. William Roche, of Kilworth in the County of Cork--Mr.
      Bartholomew Kennedy, Silk-weaver of Francis-street, was married to Miss
      Flanagan, Mantaumaker, in said street.
      DEATHS.] Died last Tuesday in Abbey-street, Mr. Richard Wheeler, Clark
      of St. Mary's Dublin.-- In Peter-street, Col. Paul Minchin of the Co. of
      Carlow.-- In Stephen-street, Mrs. Fletcher, Wife of Doctor Fletcher.

      Freeman Journal
      Dublin, Ireland
      Tuesday, August 28, 1764

      Col. Phaire, the Hon. Ricarda Phaire, Lady Julia Annesly, Capt. Pierce,
      Luke Grant, Esq; Mr. Gorman and a Cargo of Merchandise arrived in the
      Lively, Williams, from Parkgate; and the Kildare, M'Cullogh, with Passengers
      and Merchandise, arrived at the same Place.
      John Healy Hutchinson, Esq; and his Lady, Counsellor Fitzgibbon, Major
      Jeffries and his Lady, Col. Clarges, Capt. Cashel, _____ Smyth, and _____
      Upton, Esqrs., Miss Grove, Mr. and Mrs. Trufin, Mess. Maddock, Parker, Jones
      and Chamberlin, sailed in the Dorset Yacht, Capt. Williams, for Parkgate.
      At Night, Mess. Flood, Willes, Kelly, Rawden, and the Mail, arrived in
      the Bessgborough Packet from Hollyhead; and Mr. and Miss Phillips and Mr.
      Thomas sailed in the Mary, Williams, for Parkgate.
      Same Day was married, Mr. Whelling of the Upper-Coombe, to the Widow
      Williams of said Place.
      Monday, Aug. 20] An Adjournment of the Quarter Sessions of the City of
      Dublin was held at the Tholsel, when the following Person were tried and
      found guilty of Felonies, viz. Honora Brier, Peter Carty, Phoebe Nicholson,
      John Traynor, and Michael Brady, and all ordered for Transportation; Rebecca
      Hall and Catherine Deering and Annistas Magennis, were ordered private
      Correction; and four were acquitted. After which Court adjourned to
      Wednesday the 29th Instant.
      Thursday, Aug. 23] The Hampden, Packet-boat, arrived from Holyhead with
      Captains Gray, Arthur, Tate, Johnson, Butler and Thompson, Mr. Wilkinson and
      Family, Miss Cornell, Mrs. Carlton, Mrs. Dobson, Miss Staples, Miss
      Huttable, Messrs. Bolton, Ladwell, Cuffley [or Cussley] , Morris, Robinson,
      Fawcet, Robinson, Dunn, Billing, Magee, Scott, Twigg and one Mail.
      Friday, Aug. 24] Being Election Day, of the Corporation of Cutlers,
      Painter-Stainers, and Stationers, or, Guild of St. LUKKE, the Evangelist;
      Mr. Richard Ashley, Cutler, was elected Master, Mr. John Lightburne,
      Painter, and Mr. _____ _____, Stationer, were elected Wardens, for the
      ensuing Year.
      MARRIAGES.] In Great Britain-street, Mr. John Castle, to the agreeable
      Miss Geraldine Teatt, of said Street.-- In Belfast, Mr. Samuel Hyde,
      Merchant to Miss Peggy Hamilton, Daughter of James Hamilton of Ballymena,
      Esq; - Joseph Deane, Esq; Representative in Parliament for the Borough of
      Ennisteague, to Mrs. Daly, of Kilbrue, the Seat of Gorges Lowther, Esq; in
      the County of Meath.-- Mr. Alcock, near the City Bason, to Miss Elizabeth
      Carmichael, of Bride-street, Daughter of the last Rev. John Carmichael.
      DEATHS.] In Trinity lane, of a tedious Indisposition, Mr. John
      Burnet.-- Hon. and Rev. John Maitland, (Brother to the Earl of Maitland)
      Rector of Painstown and Castlepollard in the Diocese of Meath.-- At his
      Country Seat in the County of Tyrone, Robert Lowry, Esquire.-- In Great
      Ship-street, Mr. James Truelock, Gun-Smith.-- In Church-street, Mr. Lamb.--
      In Rider's-Lane, Mr. William Fleming, A Gentleman of a good Character, and
      whose death is sincerely lamented.-- At Cork, Mrs. Frith.-- Clement Barry,
      Esq; of Broadfield near Rathcool, in the County of Dublin.-- At Killester,
      Mr. William Ratty, Printer.-- In Charles-street, _____ Richard Middleton,
      one of the People called Quaker's.-- In Dominick-street, the Hon. Richard
      Earl of Ross; that Title is now extinct, and by his Decease a PENSION of
      4000l. per annum, on this Establishment, reverts to the PUBLIC.

      Cathy Joynt Labath
      Ireland Old News
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