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Edward Church, of Kentucky, to be con• duct of some of its agents in this country, sol at L'Orient.

bave been satisfactorily adjusted. John B. Frasier, of Massachusetts, to be The probable expense of finishing the consul for the island of Curracoa.

public buildings of the United Stales, at John O. Sullivan, of New York, to be con- Washington, is estimated at 336.661 dollars. sul at Mogadore, in Morocco.

It is expected that the chambers for the leJoel Harl, of New York, to be consul at gislative bodies will be ready for their reLeith.

ception in the autumn of 1818.

The Swedish and Norwegian minister, Mr. It is stated in the National Intelligencer, De Kantzow, has taken leave of the presi. that the difficulties with tbe Russian governo dent, with the intention of making a visit to meat, wbich had grown out of the miscon• Sweden.

ART. 13. DOMESTIC OCCURRENCES.

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NEW HAMPSHIRE.

Esq. aged 67. Mr. Alpheus Dupham. Caleb YOVERNOR PLUMER is re-elected by a Bingham, aged 60. Mrs. Sarah Warren, the government of this state, for the ensu. fus Cutler, aged 31. Samuel Moore, 48. ing year, are republican.

Mrs. Abigail Pons, 67. Charles Harris HoAn attempt has lately been made to fire bart. At sea, Stephen Russell Goff, of Boston, the town of Portsmouth, which was happily aged 24. At sea. Elisha Wild, of B. aged 29. detected before any considerable injury bad At St. Eustasia, Richard E. Tyler, of B. aged been done.

20. Mrs. Sarah Milton, aged 58. Ann Ma Died.] At Hanover, hon. John Wheelock,

ria Stevenson, aged 2 years 9 months. At

At L. L. D. aged 63, president of Dartmouth Uni: sea, Wm. E. Deverell, of B. aged 28 versity, to which institution, before nis death, Nath. Goodwin; he was the first man that

Gibraltar, Charles Dix, of B. aged 30. Capt, he made a donation of nearly 40,000 dollars. sailed up the Baltic under the American At Portsmouth, Mrs. Mehitable Mackay. At Merrimack, mrs. Rebecca, wife of H. W. Flag Mr. Jonathan Bixby, 48. Mrs. Anna Gordon, Esq aged 34, At New-Market,

Kingman, 57 Airs. Patrick M.Donnell, 37.

At Charleston, Mrs. Joanna Ireland, 36. At
Wentworth Cheswell, Esq. aged 71.
Hanover, Mrs. Hannab Kinsman, aged 23.

Dedham, Mr. John Kilbourn, 25, formerly of
New-York, and a midshipman of the United

Stales' Navy. At Biddeford, April 10, Capt. From the return of votes, in this State, Lewis Young, 43, formerly of Cape Cod. At the re-election of Gov. Brooks, by an in. Salem, Miss Susan Messervey, aged 22 At creased majority of several thousands, is al. Dedham, Lemuel Ellis, 56. At Medway, ready ascertained. The whole number of Mrs. Hannab Penniman. 42. At Plymouth, votes legally returned, last year, was 97,084, Mr. John Otis, 74. At Medford, John Cha

The political character of the Senate for runier, a native of Surrinam. At Charlestown, the ensuing year will not be changed. Mrs. Martha Mills. At Holme's Hole, Hen

Married.) At Boston, Mr. Joseph R. Albert. ry Sawyer, of Beverly, 29. At Dorchester, son, to Miss Mary Jackson. Mr. John Tileston

Mr. Lewis Canon. At Bridgewater, Joseph Fracker, to miss Nancy Wood Benj. Guild, Bassett, Esq. 68. At Richmond, (Mass.) Levi Esq. to miss Elizabeth Eliot. Hon. Jonathan Beebe, 74. Mrs. Viusdale, wife of Rey. Theo. Russell, to miss Lydia Smith. Mr. Benj. Dar.

dore Hinsdale, 69. At Cobasset, Mrs. Elizaling. to Miss Blake. Mr. H. Oliver,to miss Jane

beth Hobbs, 26. At Lynn, Miss Anne Lye, Cooper, Mr. J. Hammond, to miss Elizabeth 27. At Ipswich, mrs. Betsey Crocker, 44. At Fessenden. At Marblehead, Capt. Francis Lechmere Point, (Cam.) Mrs. Sally Ditson,

28. Blacker, to Miss Poily Hooper. Ai Edgarton,

At Rowley, Mrs. Mary Spafford. At

At LaucasRev. Shipley W. Wilson, to Miss Rebecca Bradford, Lieut. Wm. Baily, 66. Mayhew. At Cape Elizabeth, Mr. Henry

ter, Mrs. Rhoda Sprague. At Northampton, Knox Adams, to Miss Serat W. Webb. At mrs. Sarah Strong, wile of the Hon. Caleb

At Rowe, Horace Burr, West Springfield, Mr. Wm. Ardway, to miss Strong, aged 60. Lydia Street. At Dighton. Mr. D. Andrews, aged 17, of hydrophobia, occasioned by skin. merchant, of Boston, to miss Elizabeth An: ning a fox, which had died of that disease drews. At Rosbury, Mr. A. Ferrier, to Miss some months before. At Campo Bello, Harriet Childs. Ai Newbury Port, Mr. Tho. (Maine) mr. Samuel W. Chadbourne, 28. Ai Pearson, to miss Betsey Pearson. Al New. Roxbury, mr. Stephen Brewer, 32. At Cam. Bedford, Mr. Daniel Butler, to miss Mary cord, mrs. Sarah Warren. At Sudbury, mrs.

bridgeport, miss Lucy Lang, 24. Al ConAllen. At Brighton, Capt. Ebenr. Stedman, of Cambridge, to miss Mary Braman, of Dolly Wbeeler. At Woolwich, Hon. NaNorton.

thaniel Thwing, 86. At Little Compton, mrs.

Sarah, relic of Dr. Benjamin Richmond, 66, Died.] At Boston, Nathaniel Greenough Al Casting, Capt. John Perkins, aged so.

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NEW-YORK.

RHODE ISLAND.

mr. John Avery, 23. Capt. Nath. Conklin, Proridence, April 4. 60. At Coventry, John Colegrove, Esq. 74. Mr. Knight, the republican candidate, is At New-London, mrs. Margaret Norwood elected Governor of tbis State.

Cushing A Nocturnal Feast. On Tuesday night, the 25th ultimo, a number of persons feloniously Married.) At Vernon, Col. Wm. Swan, entered the bake-bouse of Mr. Christopher late of the U. S. army, to miss Martha Lane, Hill, kindled a fire, baked a number of cakes, of Northampton. and having spread a table, ate them with Died.] At Burlington, mr. Timothy Winn, gingerbread and sugar cakes ; of the latter aged 76. At Windsor, mrs. Mary Rudolpb, seventy were consumed. It appears that this 45. Wm. Haliburton, Esq. one of the oldest select and genlecl party completed their repast settlers in that place, aged 78. At Halifax, on a large box out of doors, and within a few mrs. Olive, wise of the Rev. Thomas H. feet of the residence of eleven families, uone Wood. of whom were invited to the seast. It would be well for the persons engaged in this un

Albany, April 18. warrantable affair, to reflect that foolish The Legislature adjourney at eleven tricks are often the precursors of atrocious o'clock on Tuesday evening, after a session crimes, and that sport at the expense of others, of three months, having passed, including the bas no equitable claim to impunity.

extra session, two hundred and ninety-four Married.] At Newport, Capt. Levi H. laws. Among the most prominent, is that Gage, of Maryland, lo miss Hannab F. Bray. whicb provides for the immediate comton. At Providence, Mr. W. C. Baker, iu mencement of the canals which are to conMiss Phæbe Pic.

nect the waters of the lakes with those of the Died.) At Providence, Mrs. Lydia, wife of Hudson. The board of commissioners, we Philip Allen, Esq. aged 66. Mr. Horace learn, have resolved to take immediate meaPeck, 32. At Bristol, mrs. Sarah, wife of sures for the commencement of this gigantic Maj. R. Warren, 31. Mrs. Hannah, relict of work. Jobo Fales, Esq. 90.

The expense of the Grand Canal is estimaCONNECTICUT.

ted by the Commissioners, at 4 881,738 dol. Oliver Wolcot, Esq. is elected Governor lars :--that of the Canal from Lake Cham. of this State, for the ensuing political year.

plain, at 800.000 dollars. Hartford, April 14.

Among the laws enacted at this Session, Hail-storm. On the eveuing of Monday are 24 for incorporating turnpike and bridge last, a violent storm of bail crossed us from companies, 10 for erecting new towns, 1 for the north-west. Although some of the stones erecting a new county, 4 for incorporating picked up measured four inches and a half in banks, and several for laying out oew roads. circumference, still the wind was so light

Laws bave also passed abolishing impri. that we suffered no other damage than the sonment for debt for sums not exceeding breaking a few of our windows. The storm wenty-five dollars, extending the jurisdiction was confined to this city and the immediate of the justices' courts in the city of Newvicinity.

York to 100 dollars,—declaring persons join: Fire. On Tuesday evening, the 1st inst. iug the Society of Shakers. civilly dead, io all the dwelling-house of Mr Joel Wadsworth of

intents and

purposes,

&c. &c. East-Hartford, was entirely consumed, to

By a law passed on the 31st of March, gether with the principal part of bis bouse. 1817, the final and total abolition of Slavery hold furniture. The fire, it is supposed, within this state. is declared to inke place on caught by accident.

the 4th day of July, 1827. In this law it is A Sieam-boat intended to ply between enacted, "That every Negro, Mulatto, and Norfolk and New-London, launched at Nor. Mustre, within this state, born before the 4th wich, is expected to be ready by the first of day of July, 1799, shall from and after the May.

41h day of July, 1827, BE FREE:" and by Married.] At New Haven, mr. Charles Negroes, Mulattoes and Mustees, born after

the same law it is further enacted, That all Lloyd Strong, to miss Jeannette A. Bradley. The 4th day of July, 1794, shall BE FREE At Norwich, Lieut. Owen Ransom, of the al the age of 21 years. United States' army, to miss Charlotte W. Appoinments by the Council of Appointment, Perkins.

(Tbese are so nimerous, that we are com. Ditd.) At Hartford, mrs. Mebitable Wads. pelled to confine our notice of them to those worth, aged 82. At Roxbury, Deborah Arm- of greater distinction, or more general imstrong, widow, aged 63. At New-Caven, portance.] Capt. Abraham Bradley, aged 76. At New.

March 9. London, mrs. Lucy Prontiss, aged 66. AN. Kings. Jacob Garitson, Sherifi. Haven, mr. Enoch Ives, aged 45. At Dor. ham, mrs. Anne Canfield, aged 97. Ai Lyme, voort, Judges.

Saratoga. Thos. Dibble, Henry Canise

of the peace.

Madison. John Stocking, Judge.

Sackell's Harbour, April 1. Columbia. Robert L. Livingston, Judge. Three soldiers belonging to the United

March 23. States' army, were last Saturday arrested and Renssalaer. Sinem S. Vanderzee, Judge. bronght before one of the magistrates of this Ontario. John Vanfleet, Judge and Jusiice. village, on a charge of feloniously stealing,

Cotturaugus. Timothy 11. Porter. Ist Judge taking and driving away, a cow, the property and Justice ; Francis Greene, Ashbel Free of a citizen residing near this place, who was man. Silas Noah, and James Brooks, Judges dangerously wounded in attempting to preand Justices ; Sands Boulin, Couny Cierk; veut this atrocious depredation. The solIsrael Centis, Sheriff; Jeremy Worcester, diers, after examination, were committed, to Sorrngale.

take their trial, at the next General Sessions Niagara. Samuel Wilkeson. Judge. Genesee. Raipb Parker, and Abrm. Ma

Fire. On Friday evening last, between 11 ticon, Judges.

and 12 o'clock, a fire was discovered in the Broome. Anson Camp, Judge.

cantonment, called “ Pike's cantonment,

near this village. We understand the fire

April 1. Schoharie. Peter Swart, Henry Schaeffer, without other damage, were entirely conie

originated in the hospital barracks; which, John Brewster, Joseph Burst, Jesse Shepherd, sumed. Hermanus Bouck, John Reynolds, Olney Briggs, Herman Hickok, and Henry Hager,

Troy, April 15. Judges and Justices of the Peace.

Commerce. It may not be uninteresting to April 8.

distant readers, wliv barely know, that within Dutchess. James Emott, First Judge, vice a few years, this town has obtained the Job Job son resigned; William Griffen, honour of being placed on the map of this Sheriff

state, that it is now about 30 years since the Suffolk. John P. Osborne, David Warner, first store was erected here; at that time and Ebenezer W. Case, Judges and Justices there were only 4 or 5 dwelling-houses

Charles D. Cooper, Esq. of Albany, Secre. within the limits of the present city of Troy. tary of State, rice Robert Tillotson, Esq. re.

This city contains now about 5000 inbabi. moved.

tants. In the course of last week, there was Militia of Ntro-York. The Adjutant Gene. shipped here properly estimated at a moderal's annual return, made to the Legislature, rate calculation to amount to two hundred furnishes the following aggregate of the dif thousand dollars, consisting principally of ferent descriptions of mililia in this state. It four, wheat, provisions. lumber, potash, &c. is exclusive of about 20 companies, from The four was manufactured at the mills in which no returns were received.

the south part of the city, of which there are Infantry

97,639

four, of very superior workmanship, both as Artillery

6,434

respects their plan and durability of mateCavalry

2.807
rials.

Goshen, April 14. Total, 106,880 Fire. On Monday night, the 17th inst. the Common Schools. The Superintendent of Hat Manufactory of Mr Cox, of Chester, in Cominon Schools reports to the Legislature, this town, took fire, and before it was put out that “there are within the state, exclusive of nearly all its contents were destroyed, conthe city and county of New York, at least sisting of hats aod stock to the value of about five thousand common sehools which have 4000 dollars. been organized and kept up under the act

Sag-Harbour, April 12. for their establishment; and the number of children annually taught in them, exceeds last, between 8 and 9 o'clock, we experienced,

A violent tempest. On Monday evening two hundred 1b vusand." The sum distribu in this place, a most tremendous shower of ied tbe last year, from the common school- hail accompanied with heavy thunder, and fund, was about 65,000 dollars. The Rev. FRANCIS BROWN, of Dart- about Norih.-The iempest continued nearly

remarkably vivid lightning. The wind was mouth College, has been appointed to the half an hour; many of the stones were more President's chair of Hamilton College.

than three and a half inches in circumference. Ogdensburgh, March 4. Some were picked up the morning after on EARTHQUAKE.

the road to Easthampton, more than one A severe shock of an earthquake was selt inch and a half in diameter. All the injury in this village on Thursday last, at abont 15 sustained was in our windows, out of which, minutes past 3 A. M. wind N. E. A heavy probably, more than a thousand squares of rumbling noise was observed by many'; glass were broken in this place. crockery and glass was set in motion. The Tbe dwelling-house of Mr. Daniel Rob. shock appeared to come from N. N. E. and bins, of Satauket, was consumed by fire on continued about 10 or 15 seconds.

Friday evening, the 20th March.

The shock of an earthquake was felt by a to miss Mary Gilman. At Canandaigua, mr. number of the inhabitants of Santauket, and Marlin Chainbolt, to miss Rosanna Vanorthe adjacent towns, on the 29th March, at 3 man. At Clarence, mr. Harmon, to o'clock in the morning. The shock was at miss Lydia Cunningham, daughter of Mr. tended with a rumbling noise resembling dis- Layton Cunningham. At Clinton, mr. Stetant thunder, and was so severe that the win- phen Childs, merchant, of Owasco, to miss dows rattled and the houses were considera- Hannah Potler. Mr. Robert Nixon, of Grims. bly agitated. The shock was also fell in this by, to miss Betsey Corwine. Mr. Franklin place.

Hickcox, to miss Pixley. At Cortland, New-York, April 18.

mr. Harry McGraw to miss Sally Earnum.

Mr. Ira Bowen, to miss Waily Wadsworth. Last night, at 11 o'clock, a fire was dis- At Genoa, mr. Nathan Sutliff, of the state of covered in the cellar of the bouse No. 5 Bur- Ohio, to miss Loretta Lawrence. At Hanniling-slip, but, by the timely exertions of the bal, inr. Nathan Nelson, to miss Susan Roneighbours, was got under without doing any bertson. At Ithaca, Charles Bingham, Esq. injury. There is not the least doubt but this to miss Nancy Morse, forinerly of Cananwas set on fire by some vile incendiary. The daigua. At Leicester, mr. Luther Burt, jun. to watchmen were on their posts and very at- miss Florinda Horton. Mr. Peter Van Gortentive.

den, to miss Paily Allen. Al Manlius, mr. Last evening, between the hours of 7 and George W. Holbrook, to miss Sally Cadwell. 9 o'clock, the store of M. Judah & Co. No. Mr. Ellory Hart, 10 miss Ann Wilson. At 269 Pearl-street, was rifled of several arti. New Hartford, Warren Converse, Esq. agent cles by some person who had, it is supposed, of the Manchester M. Co to miss Sophia Kel. concealed himself in the cellar until after the leug. At Munda, mr. Jolin Potter, to miss store was shut up, when he made his way up Ellen McQuillin. At Niagara, mr. Christothrough the trap.door into the store, and plier Overholt, of Clinton, to miss Pamela with the articles taken decamped through the Lambert, daughter of mr. Lambert, near St. front window, which he left open.

Davids. At Onondaga, mr. Lewis Geitner, Married.] In the city of New York, mr.

to miss Eunice Gage. Mr. Johnson, to

Elliot. At Rushford, mr. Morrison, Israel C. Holmes, to miss Maria Couenho. mrs.

At Scipio, Isaac ven, daughter of the lale I. R. Cowenhoven to miss Fanny Kendall. of Bedford, L I. Mr. Charles Bouton, to miss Babcos, Esq. to miss Beisey O'Harra. Capt. Jenette McMillan. James Orr, Esq. of Seth Thomas, lo miss Caroline Rodgers. At Newburgh, to miss Jane Hail. Mr. William Watertown, mr. Alsworth Baker, to miss Sherwood, to miss Hannah Wheaton. Mr. Aris Coffen. Henry Mactier, to miss Eliza Lawrence, Died.] At New-York, mr. John Juhel. Mr. daughter of Augustine H. Lawrence, Esq Mr. Peter Peterson, aged 64. John Van Sice, jr. R. L. Barnes, to miss Ann Barnes. Mr. Jared aged 28. Elizabeth F. Post, daughter of AlW. Bill, printer, formerly of Saratoga, to lison Post. Gardner Mead, aged 18 months. mrs. Fanny Barber. Mr. John Burrows, jr. Mrs. Mary Ann, wife of mr. L. A. Stollento miss Ann Michcan. Mr. John G. Winter, werck, aged 29. Mrs. Charlotte Lavne, wife to miss Lucinda Bennett. Mr. Joseph Walt, of Stephen P. Laune, aged 37. Mrs Hannah to miss Phæbe Frayard. Mr. Patrick Kelley, Smithi, relic of the late Samuel Smith, Esq. to miss Honor Canyon. Mr. John Glancy, aged 62. Maj. Gen. Peter Curlenius, of the to miss Bridget Cunningham. Mr. Peler militia. Mrs. Aon Ogden, 26. Thompson, to miss Caroline G. Clussman,

At Albany, Hon. Chauncy Loomis, of Mr. William Cornell, to miss Alueria Ma. Genesee county, senator from the wesiero riana Briggs. Mr. William Correy, to mrs. district.

At Auburn, mrs. Nelly Lowe, wise H. Stikes. Mr. George Trouwell, to miss of Mr. Dennis Lowe. At Batavia, mr. John Cornelia Roxanna letnjore.

Mulford, aged 33. At Baib, John Wilson, In Auburn, mr. William Hanes, to miss Esq. aged 50, clerk of the county of Steuben. Abigail Annable. Rev. John S. Twiss, of At Canandaigua, Reuben Hart, Esq. aged 50. Brulus, to miss Desire Annable. Mr. Parley Al Ciarence, miss Lois Bailey, daughter of Russel, to miss Frances Genung. At Bins. Caleb Bailey, aged 23. At Genoa, George hampton, uur. William H. Masters, to miss Huntley, aged 4 years 9 months. At Elmira, Anne Munsell. Mr. Robert Morris, 10 mrs. Mr. Martin Smith. Ai Ithaca. Henry Clark, Man, of Union. At Bitli, mr. Thomas Ma. Esq. ayed 28. thens, to miss Rebecca Mathews, daughter of per, aged 39.

At Cortland, mr. Asahel Mi.

Mr. Erastus'Spalding, aged Vincent Mathews, Ecc. At Boonsborough, 45. Mrs. Mnry Rice, aged 65. Mis Betsey mr. Michael Lingumfelly, to niss Killy Farl. Steadman, ayed 54. A son of Zaphanian zlehuter. Ai Brutus, Aaron Sheldon. Esq. to Hicks, aged 14. At Newtown, mr. Frede. mrs. Hopey L. Walker, widow of the late rick Fridley, aged 29. Ai Thirty mile Creek, John Walker, Ai Buffalo, mr, Noub Folsom, mr. David Hagar,

NET-JERSEY.

Philadelphia, April 14. Elisabeth-Town, April 2. Fire. Yesterday, about noon, the roof of Fire. On Wednesday night Jast, about the spacious building, No. 140 South Secondhalf past ten o'clock, the terrific cry of Fire! street, owned by Robert Waln, Esq. and ocFire was sounded in our streeis, which cupied by Mr. Jobo White, was discovered to proved to be the postery of Thomas Boyls. be on fire. It originated from a small oak ion; loss estimated at 70000 dollars.

chump, which was on fire, and which was, Married.] At Ainwell, Com. Tbomas Tin. no doubt, intentionally put in the loft, near gey, to miss Ann E. Graven. At Somerville, the roof, for the purpose of destroying the mr. Jolio Giran, merchant, to miss Mary Ann building. We understand that a servant boy Everston, both of N Jersey.

has been committed on suspicion of being Died.) Ai Burlington, Isaac Collins, aged guilty of this wicked act. 71. Near Cranbury, mr. Joseph Brown, aged

The Governor of Pennsylvania bas ap60, as he was accompanying the remains of pointed George F. Lehman io be Lazaretio a neighbour to the grave.

Physician.

Alexander Knight, to be Port Physician. PENNSYLVANIA. The Legislature of Pennsylvania, at their

Christopher O'Connor, to be Quarantine

Master. late Session, passed an act appropriating half a milliog of dollars to internal improvements,

Insolvent Law. We understand Chief Jus. monds, bridges, and canals; 105,000 of which tice Tilgiuman delivered an elaborate opinion is to complete the turnpike from Philadelphia in favour of the constitutionality of the Insolto Pittsburgh The Schuylkili, Lehigh, 'and vent Lart, passed the 13th March, 1812, by Monongahela rivers, are among the first ob- the Legislature of Pennsylvania, which emjects for “ lock navigation.".

braced the provisions of a State Bankrupt An association is spoken of at Philadelphia, Lair. to establish a line of waggons between that

Olirer Erans' steam engine, used for raiscity and Pittsburgh-10 start at fixed times, ing water to supply Philadelphia, is calcula. and, by travelling day and night, like the ted to raise nearly 4 millions of gallons in 24 mail siages, to make the journey in seren

bours. days. This may easily be accomplished when

Married.) At Philadelphia, mr. Henry Harthe great turnpike is finished.

rison, merchant, to miss Eliza Francis. Mr. Philadelphia, April 10. Samuel W. Rush, merchant, to Miss Eliza M. Villany Delected. A few days ago a res. Jolinson. John Bartlett, Jr. mercbant, of pectable mechanic of this city, received a Wilmington, to miss Matilda Thacher. letier from a person in New York, signed Died.] At Belmont, Samvel Meredith, J*** D. G******, stating that he had before Esq. formerly Treasurer of the United States. him a catalogue of his instruments, and se- Al Pbiladelphia, mr. Win. Glenn, aged 30. lected such as he wished to be forwarded im• mrs. Frances S. wise of mr. R. T. Wilson, 21. mediately, and for payment of which he en mr. Joshua Pierson. mrs. A. Shippen. mrs. closed a draft on the Farmers' and Mecha; Apolonis Kills, 87. mr. Benj. Mitchell, Senr. nics' Bank for two thousand five hundred 72

mr. Wm. Richards, 74. mr. Felix M. dollars, requesting him to present it, and to Ruby, 47. mrs. Mary Dainty. Susan Bliss, remit the balance in New York Noles. The 73. mrs. Rebecca Hays, 94 years 7 months. order was immediately, as far as practicable, Captain Henry Bartleson, 40. mr. Peter complied with,—the draft was presented, and M'Gauley. Doct. Jos. Woolens. mr. William the money paid; some difficulty arose in pro- Hackara. At Piitsburgh, Captain Jacob Carcuring the New-York notes, and it was con moc, late of the 22d Regiment Infantry. At cluded best to get a Post Note of the Bank of Harrisburg, mrs. Martha Read. At Martins. the United States, which was very prudently burg, Wm. Pendleton, Esq. aged 68. cut in two, and one half forwarded, with an assurance that the other should be, on ac. knowledgment of the receipt of the first.

Ballimore, April 3. During these transactions, the gentleman in Distressing Occurrence.— Yesterday mornNew-York, from whom the draft had been ing, immediately after breakfast, Mr. Weise, stolen, wrote to bis correspondent here to (who keeps a store in Market-street,) his wife, stop payment of it at the bank, or if paid, to and the remainder of his family, eight in ascertain to whom; a disclosure of the fraud number, were all seized with violent vomitimmediately took place; and only just in ings, in consequence it is supposed of the villatime to prevent the forwarding of the other ny of a servant, who is believed to have put half of the Post Note, and most probably the poison into the coffee. An infant child has alruin of a very worthy citizen. We have not ready died under the operation; it, however, heard whether the purloiner of the draft bas gives us infinite pleasure to state, that the rest been arrested.

of the family, ihough deeply afflicted, are

MARYLAND.

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