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Death Notices from the Wigtownshire Free Press

Transcribed by Diana Henry and Compiled by Randy Chapple
Web Update: February 2006

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R-------, Rev. John - D8/9/1875 - At 18 St. James' Terrace, Hillhead, Glasgow, on the 8th instant, suddenly, the Rev. John R-------, of Southfield House, Auchtermuchty.

RAE/HERRIES, Elizabeth - D25/7/1844 - At same place (Kirkcudbright), on the 25th ult., Elizabeth Herries, wife of Mr John Rae, aged 41 years.

RAE, James - D2/3/1845 - At Drum, Lochrutton, on the 2d inst., Mr James Rae.

RAE, James - D19/12/1883 - At Wigtown, on the 19th inst., James Rae, aged 73 years.

RAE/HALLIDAY, Jane - D22/5/1844 - At Kircudbright, on the 22d ult., after a brief illness, Mrs Jane Halliday, wife of Mr Samuel Rae, meal and flour dealer, - regretted by her family, and by numerous friends.

RAE, John - D13/6/1847 - At Park, parish of Penningham, on the 13th instant, Mr John Rae, farmer, there, aged 60.

RAE, Joseph - D23/8/1844 - at Brydekirk Village, on the 23d ult., Mr Joseph Rae, weaver, aged 40 years.

RAE, Margaret - 10/8/1855 - On the 10th instant, suddenly, aged 36 Margaret, wife of Mr John Rae, Whiting Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.

RAE/M’GOWAN, Margaret - D24/4/1868 - At Bridge of Bladnoch, on the 24th instant, M(argaret) M'Gowan, wife of Mr Robert Rae, road surveyor. (IGI 99% confirms Margaret with a marriage in Sorbie in 1837)

RAE, Margaret Elizabeth - D29/11/1883 - At Whithorn, on the 29th ult., Margaret Elizabeth Rae, aged 14 years, eldest daughter of Mr Thomas Rae chemist & druggist, Whithorn.

RAE, Mary - D12/8/1843 - At Port Street, Annan, on the 12th inst., aged 41 years, Mary, wife of Mr David Rae, mariner - much lamented.

RAE, Mary Leslie - D5/5/1845 - At Kelton Mains, Kirkcudbrightshire, on the 5th inst., Mary Leslie, eldest daughter of John R. Rae. Esq..

RAE, Samuel - D27/6/1846 - At Kirkcudbright on the 27th ult., aged 71, Mr Samuel Rae, meal and flour-dealer, deeply regretted by his family and numerous friends.

RAE, Sarah - D21/7/1844 - At the Long Closs, Dumfries, on the 21st ult., Mrs Sarah Rae, advanced in years - much respected.

RAE, Thomas - D11/4/1853 - Suddenly, at Kirkland, Minnigaff, on the 11th instant, Mr Thomas Rae, aged 73. Friends at a distance will please accept of this intimation.

RAE, William - D14/8/1844 - At Hightae, parish of Lochmaben, on the 14th instant, William Rae, tailor, at an advanced age.

RAE, William - D30/12/1866 - At 14 St John Street, on the 30th ultimo, Ann Jane, aged 7 weeks, daughter of Mr William Rae.

RAESIDE/M'DONALD, Jane - D30/4/1847 - At Gatehouse, on the 30th ult., Jane Raeside, wife of Alex. M'Donald, blacksmith.

RAIN, Andrew - D2/10/1844 - At Creetown, on the 2d curt., Mr Andrew Rain - much respected.

RAIN (Hain or Kain), George - D1/1/1881 - At High Street, Kirkcudbright, on the 1st inst., George (Rain) (Hain) or (Kain) formerly farmer in Orchardton Mains, aged 87 years.

RAIN, James - in the WFP D20/8/1846 - At Balmangan Cottage, Borgue, after a long illness, Mr James Rain, aged 75, who was much respected.

RAIN/JOLLY, Janet - D27/12/1852 - At Creetown, on the 27th instant, in her 91st year, Mrs Janet Jolly, widow of Mr John Rain, formerly residing at Balmangan Bay, Borgue, who was much respected.

RAINEY, Elizabeth - D7/5/1846 - At Whithorn, on the 7th inst, Elizabeth, daughter of Mr John Rainey, aged nine years.

RALPH, Hugh - D16/1/1878 - At High Barnultoch, Inch, on the 16th inst., Hugh, infant son of Mr Ralph, aged 18 months.

RALSTON, Hannah - D14/12/1845 - At Dunduff,on the 14th ult., Hannah, fourth daughter of Mr Alexander Ralston.

RALSTON, James - D4/6/1850 - At Dunduff, on the 4th instant, James, youngest son of Mr Ralston.

RALSTON/AGNEW, Jane - D17/2/1887 - At Culmore, Stoneykirk, on the -- inst., Mrs Ralston, aged 90 years. (This is Jane (MS Agnew) Ralston, (relict) of William Ralston of Culmore, husband Alan's gg grandmother, who died at Culmore 16th February, 1887 aged 90 years, as per Diana)

RALSTON/STITT, Janet - D5/6/1887 - At Garliestown, on the 5th inst., Janet Ralston, relict of John Stitt, master mariner, aged 75 years.

RALSTON, Thomas - D30/10/1845 - At Clarebrand, in the parish of Crossmichael, on the 30th ult., Thomas Ralston, advanced in years - who for long resided in the village of Crocketford and its vicinity.

RALSTON, William - D8/6/1852 - At Manchester, on the 8th inst., William, son of Gavin Ralston, Esq., Sorbie Farm, after a short and severe illness.

RALSTON, William - D9/7/1854 - At Glasgow, suddenly on the 9th instant, Mr William Ralston, bookseller, Campbeltown.

RALSTON, William H. - D13/2/1866 - At Kinnethmont, Aberdeenshire, on the 13th instant, William H. Ralston, Esq., factor for Colonel Leith Hay, C.B. of Rannes and Leith Hall. - Friends at a distance will please accept of this intimation.

RAMAGE/BLACK/LUMSDANE, Elizabeth - D30/12/1842 - On Friday, the 30th ult., at Wallace Hall, under the roof of her affectionate son, Crawford T. Ramage, Esq., Rector of the Wallace Hall Academy, Mrs Black, whose good judgement and amiability of character gained the universal respect of her numerous friends. (Crawford T. Ramage was the rector of Wallace Hall from 1841 he was born to Elisabeth Lumsdane and John Ramage on September 20, 1803 at North Leith, Midloathian Scotland as per the IGI)

RAMSAY, James - D28/12/1844 - At Irvine, on the 28th ult., James eldest son of Mr G. Ramsay, grocer and spirit dealer, aged 24 years.

(RAMSAY)/HUGHAN, Jane - D--/2/1875 - At Elrig, Mochrum, on the 29th ult., Mr John (Ramsay), aged (86) years, and on the -- inst., Jane Hughan, his wife aged (84) years.

RAMSAY, Janet - D9/7/1847 - At Newton-Stewart on the 9th instant, Mrs Janet Ramsay, aged 91, relict of John Ramsay, Urral, and mother of Gilbert and Janet Ramsay, Nantwich.

RAMSAY, John - D8/7/1845 - At 15 Melville Street, Edinburgh, on the 8th instant, in the 80th year of his age, John Ramsay of (Dougans) and Dallash Esq., formerly of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and for some time resident in Edinburgh.

RAMSAY, John M.D. - D8/7/1845 - At 15 Melville Street, Edinburgh, on the 8th instant, in the 80th year of his age, John Ramsay of Drungans and Dallash, Esquire, M.D. formerly of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and for some time resident in Edinburgh.

RAMSAY, John - D18/6/1847 - At Newton, Ayr, on the 18th ultimo, Mr John Ramsay, aged 51 years, late farmer, Stronpatrick, Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.

(RAMSAY), John - D29/1/1875 - At Elrig, Mochrum, on the 29th ult., Mr John (Ramsay), aged (86) years, and on the -- inst., Jane Hughan, his wife aged (84) years.

RAMSAY/SKEOCH, Margaret - D12/12/1844 - At Little Laught, parish of Ardrossan, on the 12th inst., Margaret Ramsay, wife of the late Mr John Skeoch, aged 87 years.

RAMSAY/HERRON, Margaret - D10/11/1847 - Here, on the 10th inst., Margaret Herron, aged 65, wife of Mr Gilbert Ramsay, late of Hollowshean.

RAMSAY/MURRAY, Margaret - D23/11/1883 - Here, at 7 Bridge Street, on the 23rd inst., Margaret Ramsay relict of Andrew Murray, Esq., road surveyor.

RAMSAY/GIBSON, Marion - D19/1/1843 - At Stroanpatrick, Dalry, on the 19th inst., Marion Gibson, relict of Mr William Ramsay, late farmer in Cornharrow, at the advanced age of 88 - much respected.

RAMSAY, Robert - D7/9/1847 - At Goatend Cottage, Anwoth, on the 7th inst., Robert Ramsay, aged 80 years.

RAMSAY, Philip Anstruther - D30/10/1844 - at 31, Broughton Place, Edinburgh, on the 30th ult., P.A. Ramsay, Esq., S.S.C.. (Philip Anstruther Ramsay 1798-1844 as per the University of Glasgow Special Collections Department)

RANKEN, George - D1/12/1844 - At Glenlogan, Sorn, on the 1st inst., George Ranken, Esq., of Whitehill.

RANKIN, Agnes - D16/11/1858 - Here at Stoneykirk Road, on the 16th instant, A(nes) aged 3 years, youngest daughter of Mr Richard Ra(-)t. (Agnes Rankin died Nov 16 aged 3 years as per Meg)

RANKIN, Alexander - D3/9/1847 - At Trade Street, here, on the 3d inst., Mr Alexander Rankin.

RANKIN, Edward - D13/11/1858 - Here, at Stoneykirk Road, on the 13th inst., of (scarlet) fever, Edward, aged 6 years and ten months, youngest son of the late Mr Thomas Rankin, jun.

RANKIN, Grace - D11/11/1861 - At Kirkland, Leswalt, on the 11th inst., Grace Rankin, aged 30 years, after a long and lingering illness.

RANKIN/CAMPBELL, Grace - D19/9/1884 - Here, at Seabank House, the residence of her son, on the 19th inst., Grace Rankin, relict of John Campbell, late of Garliestown, aged 82 years.

RANKIN, James - D16/6/1887 - At Clashmahew, Inch, on the 16th inst., James Rankin advanced in years.

RANKIN, Mrs John - D15/3/1845 - At Hillhead, here, on the 15th inst, Mrs John Rankin, aged 64 years.

RANKIN, John - D22/1/1916 - At 121 Market Street, Stranraer, on 22nd inst., John Rankin, beloved son of Robert and Margaret Rankin, aged 3 weeks.

RANKIN, Matthew - D5/12/1844 - At Kilmarnock, on the 5th inst., Matthew Rankin, eldest son of Mr Robert Rankin, baker.

RANKIN, Thomas - D15/4/1878 - Here, at 15, Dalrymple Street, on the 15th inst., Thomas, son of Mr Thomas Rankin, grocer, aged 2 years.

RANKINE, Widow - D3/3/1844 - At Craigcaffie, on the 3d inst., Widow Rankine, aged 46 years.

RANKINE/M'DOWALL, Jane - D4/11/1843 - Suddenly at Dalmellington, on the fourth inst., aged 55 years, Jane Rankine, wife of Mr Andrew M'Dowall, late farmer in Drumbrennan, parish of Kirkowen.

RANKINE, Jane - D28/11/1845 - At Dally, parish of Kirkcolm, on the 28th ultimo, after a short but severe illness, in the 18th year of her age, Jane, eldest

daughter of Mr Alex. Rankine.

RAMSAY, William - D27/5/1843 - At St. David Street, Dumfries, on the 27th ult., Mr William Ramsay, tailor, after a lingering illness.

RAWLINE, Thomas - D7/4/1843 - At Liverpool,on the 7th inst., Thomas Rawline, late farmer in Airds of Troqueer.

RAE/M'GEOCH, Agnes - D11/9/1843 - Suddenly, at Girthon Old Kirk, on the 11th current, Agnes Rae, wife of Mr James M'Geoch, farmer there. Her loss will be severely felt by her numerous family and sorrowing friends.

READY, Lieutenant General Governor John - D10/7/1845 - At his official residence, Castletown, Isle of Man, on the morning of Thursday last, Lieutenant General Governor Ready - after a long and painful illness.

REAVES, Mrs. - D22/11/1891 - At 50, King Street, Newton-Stewart, on the 22nd ult., Mrs Reaves, advanced in years.

REED, Robert - D22/5/1846 - At Cossies, near Ballantrae, on the 22d inst., Mr Robert Reed, in his 73d year. - Friends are respectfully requested to accept this intimation.

REID, Female - B8/9/1860 - At Newton Stewart, on the 8th instant, Mrs Reid, U.P. manse, of a daughter, who only survived for a short time.

REID, Lady - D1/5/1844 - At Elm Grove,Cheshire, on the 24th ult., Sir John Reid, Baronet - also at the same place, on the first May, Lady Reid.

REID, Archibald - D28/2/1844 - At Torhouse Muir on the 28th ult, Archibald Reid, aged 44.

REID/M’CLYMONT, Agnes - D9/12/1891 - At Glenluce, on the 9th inst. Agnes M'Clymont, wife of John Reid, late farmer, Kildarroch, Kirkinner.

REID/MASSON, Elizabeth - D11/6/1845 - At Garliestown, on the 11th curt., at the residence of her son-in-law, the Rev. Samuel Blair, minister of the Free Church of Sorbie, Elizabeth Reid, relict of M??? Masson, of the 50th Regiment.

REID/THORBURN, Elizabeth - D27/1/1847 - Here, at Fisher Street, on the 27th inst,. Eliza(beth) Reid, relict of Thomas Thorburn, at the advanced age (of) 100 years. She bore her long confinement, with Christian fortitude and resignation, and enjoyed the use of her faculties to the last. She died trusting in Jesus as her all ???? all. (Elizabeth Reid and Thomas Thorburn on September 26, 1778 at Stranraer, Wigtown as per the IGI)

REID, James - D24/7/1843 - At Langholm, on the 24th ult., Mr James Reid, late inn-keeper, aged 69 years - much respected.

REID/JAMIESON, Janet - D2/7/1845 - Suddenly, at Dalmellington, on the 2nd inst., Janet Jamieson, aged 90 years, relict of the late Mr James Reid, dyer there.

REID, Sergt. John - D26/1/1844 - At Church Street, Maxwelltown, on the 26th ult., Sergt. John Reid, at the advanced age of 108.

REID, Sir John - D24/4/1844 - At Elm Grove,Cheshire, on the 24th ult., Sir John Reid, Baronet - also at the same place, on the first May, Lady Reid.

REID, John - D??/12/1843 - At Hong Kong, in December, 1843, Mr John Reid, late bookseller in Glasgow.

REID, Rev. John - D18/7/1867 - At 105 Princes Street, Sydney, on the 18th July, the Rev. John Reid, late minister of the Mariners' Church, aged 67 years, a native of Tarbolton, Ayrshire.

REID, Rev. John Brown - D13/8/1900 - At the Free Church Manse, Wigtown on the 13th inst. the Rev.John Brown Reid, M.A. only son of the late John Reid, mining engineer.

REID, Nathan - D23/12/1842 - At Dalbeattie, on the 23d ult., aged 32 years, Mr Nathan Reid, blacksmith there, youngest son of the late Mr Robert Reid, mason, of that place.

REID, Samuel - D6/11/1847 - At No. 7. Melville Street, Tradeston, Glasgow, on the 6th inst., Mr Samuel Reid, aged 47, a native of Stoneykirk.

REID, Wm. - D19/6/1843 - At Williamfield, North Leith, on the 19th inst., Mr Wm. Reid, bookseller, aged 80.

REID, William - D6/11/1844 - At Heathery Hall, near Chesterhall, in the parish of Wiston and Roberton, on the 6th instant, Mr William Reid, son of Joseph Reid, formerly of Creetown, aged 17 years - much respected by his acquaintances.

REID, Rev. William - D18/3/1845 - At the Catholic Chapel House, Dumfries, on the 18th ult., the Rev. William Reid, aged 79.

REID, Sir William - D12/10/1845 - On 12th October, at Ceylon, Sir William Reid, Baronet, in the 50th year of his age.

REID, William - D15/1/1871 - At Dalrymple Street, on the 15th inst., Mr William Reid, aged 76 years.

REILLY, James - D20/10/1897 - At 10, Queen Street, Stranraer, on the 20th ult., James Reilly, late of Auchencairn, Dalbeattie - R.I.P. American papers please copy.

REILLY, Jane - D11/12/1883 - Here, at 45 Fisher Street, on the 11th inst. Jane Reilly, aged 80 years.

RENNY/MILROY, Agnes - in the WFP D5/3/1847 - At Ligg, parish of Colmonell, after a few hours' (illness) Agnes Milroy, wife of David Renny.

RENNIE/GRAHAM, Agnes - D1/3/1847 - At Ballochmorrie, Colmonell, on the 1st instant, Agnes Graham, wife of Mr David Rennie.

RENNIE, Andrew - D21/3/1878 - At Craig, Creetown, on the 21st inst., Andrew Rennie, aged 81 years.

RENNIE, Fanny - D8/9/1865 - At Garliestown, on the 8th instant, Fanny, young-- daughter of Captain William Rennie.

RENNIE/M'DOWALL, Helen - D7/2/1847 - At Cairnbrock, Kirkcolm, on the 7th inst., Helen M'Dowall, aged 86 years, relict of John Rennie, farmer in Craighandy, Kirkcolm.

RENNIE, James - D20/8/1843 - At Newton-Stewart, on the 20th inst., Mr James Rennie, aged 86 years.

RENNIE, John - D12/11/1883 - At Garliestown, on the 12th inst, John Rennie, tailor, aged 70 years.

RENNIE/WILKINSON, Mrs Thomas - D22/3/1844 - At Leeds, on the 22d ult., Mrs Thomas Wilkinson, daughter of James Rennie, Esq., merchant, Bradford - much respected and deeply regretted.

RENWICK, Mrs. - in WFP D13/5/1847 - At New Langholm, very suddenly, Mrs Renwick, aged 71.

RENWICK, John - D25/2/1843 - At Maxwelltown, on the 25th ult., Mr John Renwick, meal- dealer, aged 78 years.

REW, David - D12/2/1845 - At his residence, Fletcher Street, Liverpool, on the 12th instant, Mr David Rew, of Montrose, aged 36 years.

REYBURN, J.A. - D12/3/1847 - At Dumfries, on the 12th inst., after a short illness of only three weeks - Mr J.A. Reyburn, draper, late of Kilmarnock, in the vigour of life - much and deservedly regretted.

REYNOLDS, Captain George - D25/1/1855 - On the 25th January last, at sea, on board the "Monarch", Captain George Reynolds, H.M. 70th Regiment, son of the late Lawrence Reynolds, Esq., Paxton Hall, Huntingdonshire.

RH??K/K----, Janet - D7/7/1878 - At - Princes Street, Newton-Stewart, on the 7th inst., Janet R---k, aged 83 years, relict of Mr John K --- Mochrum.

RICE, William - D22/3/1863 - Here, at High Street, on the 22d inst., Mr William Rice, mariner.

RICHARD(...), Sarah - D7/2/1861 - At Wigtown, on the 7th inst., Miss Sarah Richard(...) aged 65 years.

RICHARDSON, Infant Daughter - D29/7/1843 - At Adelaide, on the 29th July last, the infant daughter of O.K. Richardson, Esq..

RICHARDSON/DINWOODIE, Agnes - D1/12/1844 - At Millhousebridge, on the 1st curt., aged 80, Agnes Richardson, wife of Francis Dinwoodie.

RICHARDSON/CLINTON, Ann - D6/7/1845 - At Gatehouse, on the 6th instant, in the 89th year of her age Mrs Anne Richardson, mother of the late Mr John Clinton, merchant, Borgue Kirk.

RICHARDSON, Francis Anne - D16/12/1842 - In Gilbert St., Adelaide, on the 16th Dec. last, Frances Anne, infant daughter of O.K. Richardson, Esq..

RICHARDSON, Gilbert - D27/7/1844 - At Lochmaben, on the 27th ult., Gilbert, son of the late James Richardson, farmer, Priestdicks, aged 22 years.

RICHARDSON/KIRKPATRICK, Helen - D24/11/1844 - At Smallholm, Lochmaben, on the 24th inst., Helen Richardson, wife of Mr Thomas Kirkpatrick.

RICHARD/KIRKLAND, Isabella - D5/7/1846 - At Ladyburn Cottage, Kilkerran, on the 5th curt., Isabella Richard, aged 36, wife of Mr Thos. Kirkland, gardener.

RICHARDSON/BAR???, Elizabeth - D19/7/1843 - At Wester Scotsbridge, parish of Middlebie, on the 19th inst., Elizabeth Bar???, wife of Mr John Richardson, farmer there - much and justly regretted.

RICHARDSON, Rev. James- D28/2/1843 - At the Manse of Kirkconnell, on the 28th ult, the Rev. James Richardson, in the 67th year of his age, and 40th of his ministry.

RICHARDSON, James Black - D29/8/1845 - At Newton-Stewart, on the 29th ultimo, aged 22 years, Mr James Black Richardson, only son of the Rev. Samuel Richardson, Minister of Penninghame.

RICHARDSON, Janet - D21/4/1843 - At Castle Douglas, on the 21st inst., aged 69, Miss Janet Richardson, sister to Councillor S. Richardson.

RICHARDSON/PORTER, Margaret - D13/11/1846 - At the Mason's Arms Inn, Gatehouse, on the 13th inst., Margaret Richardson, aged 50 years, relict of Mr Thomas Porter, innkeeper, there.

RICHARDSON, Mary - D10/4/1845 - At Haslar Hospital, on the 10th inst., Mary, the wife of Dr Richardson.

RICHARDSON, Mary - D1/3/1874 - At the Back Road, Newton-Stewart, on the 1st inst., Miss Mary Richardson, aged 83 years.

RICHARDSON, D.D., Rev. Samuel - D12/7/1863 -At the Manse of Penninghame, Newton-Stewart, on (the) 12th inst., the Rev.Samuel Richardson, D.D. in (the) 80th year of his age and 39th of his ministry. (Friends) will please accept of this intimation.

RICHARDSON, Thomas - D12/11/1843 - At the White Horse Inn, Mealhouse Lane, Bolton, on the 12th inst., aged 58 years, Mr Thomas Richardson - a native of the parish of Twynholm, Kirkcudbright - much respected by his relations and acquaintances.

RICHARDSON, Rev. W. - D10/1/1845 - At Whitevale, on the 10th inst., the Rev. W. Richardson, D.D., late minister of the parish of Inchinnan.

RIDDICK, Isabella - D19/1/1844 - At Ruthwell Village, on the 19th ult., Isabella, daughter of the late Mr David Riddick, farmer, in Birkshawhead, Kirkpatrick-Fleming.

RIDDICK, MaryAnn - D26/1/1845 - At Dalbeattie, on the 26th ult., MaryAnn, only daughter of Capt. Charles Riddick, aged 14 years.

RIGG, Miss - D2/7/1845 - A Castle-Douglas, on the 2d inst., Miss Rigg, only surviving daughter of the late Mr James Rigg of Boreland, Kirkcudbright.

RIGG/CARLYLE, Georgina - D7/6/1843 - At Cartland, Kent County, Michigan, United States, of inflammation, on the 7th June last, Georgina Rigg, wife of Mr Wm Carlyle, formerly of Terregles Village - leaving a large and young family to bewail her early and sudden death.

RIGG, John - D29/12/1843 - At Barton-upon Humber, on the 29th ult., John, only son of Mr John Rigg, Excise officer there.

RIGG, John - D9/6/1844 - At his mother's house, Castle-Douglas, on the 9th inst., John, second son of the late Mr James Rigg, Boreland of Kirkcudbright.

RIGG, John - D16/8/1844 - At Corson's Cottage, near Dumfries, on Friday week - aged 19 years, John, son of Mr Jas. Rigg, mole-catcher.

RIGG/STITT, Margaret - D21/1/1845 - At Castle-Douglas, on the 21st instant, Margaret Rigg, aged 24 years, the beloved wife of Thomas Stitt, draper.

RIGGS/STEVENSON, Isabella - D1411/1844 - At Garliestown, on the 14th instant, Isabella Riggs, relict of William Stevenson, aged 90 years.

RITCHIE, Infant Female - D9/2/1847 - Here, at Church Street, on the 9th instant, the infant daughter of Mr John Ritchie, cabinet maker.

RITCHIE, Alex. - D20/6/1845 - At Veranda Cottage, near Southampton, on the 20th ult., Alex. Ritchie, Esq., youngest son of Mr Colin Ritchie, late of Garthland, Wigtownshire.

RITCHIE, Andrew - D12/10/1860 - At Partick, Glasgow, on the 12th inst., Mr Andrew Ritchie, engineer.

RITCHIE/STODART, Christian - D3/10/1844 -At Tarbolton Manse, on the 3d instant, Christian Stodart, relict of the late Rev. John Ritchie, D.D. minister of Tarbolton. (Inserted D10/10/44 & D17/10/44)

RITCHIE, George - D30/11/1843 - At 1, Inverleith Terrace, Edinburgh, on the 30th ult., George Ritchie, Esq., W.S..

RITCHIE, Helen - D5/7/1863 - At Lochans Mill, on the 5th instant, Helen, aged --- years, eldest daughter of Mr Archibald Ritchie.

RITCHIE, James - D2/10/1867 - At Seaview, Antrim Road, Belfast, on the 2nd instant, James Ritchie, Esq. merchant, Belfast.

RITCHIE, Jane - D11/4/1846 - At Lochans Mill, near Stranraer, on the 11st instant, Jane, eldest daughter of the late Mr John Ritchie, farmer and miller there - much and justly regretted.

RITCHIE, Mary - D23/5/1855 - Here, at Princes Street, on the 23d inst., Mary second daughter of the late Colin Ritchie, Esq., formerly in Garthland.

RITCHIE, Rev. Wm. - D3/1/1846 - At the Manse of Athelstaneford, on the 3d instant, the Rev. Wm Ritchie, in the 76th year of his age, and 41st of his ministry.

ROAN/COULTHARD, Grace - D1/8/1844 - At New Market Street, Dumfries, on the 1st instant, Grace Roan, wife of Mr David Coulthard.

ROAN, James - D31/8/1844 - On board the "Nereid", of London, on her homeward bound passage from Batavia, off the island of Ascension, on the 31st August James Roan, aged 16 years, son of Mr James Roan, salesman, Liverpool.

ROBB/KNIGHT, Agnes - D31/3/1891 - At Broughton Street, Whithorn, on the 31st ult, Agnes Robb, relict of James Knight, aged 78 years.

ROBB, Charles - D9/1/1845 - At Dumfries, on the 9th inst., Mr Charles Robb, cabinetmaker, aged 53 years.

ROBB, James M'L. - D25/6/1844 - At Garliestown, on the 25th ult., Mr James M'L Robb, shoemaker, aged 24 years. His poetical talents, and moral and Christian deportment, endeared him to all who had the pleasure of his society.

ROBB/ANDREW, Jean - D19/9/1845 - At New Galloway, on the 19th inst., Jean Andrew, wife of Mr John Robb, aged 37 years.

ROBB, John - D8/10/1845 - At Blackburn, Ayr, on the 8th inst., John Robb Esq., of Blackburn, M.D., Deputy Inspector of Army Hospitals.

ROBB, Lillias - D15/4/1845 - At 131, High Street, Ayr, on the 15th inst., Lillias, daughter of Mr Hugh Robb, builder.

ROBB, Mary - D5/8/1854 - At Kirkcowan, on the 5th instant, Mary Robb, at an very advanced age.

ROBB, William - D26/3/1844 - At Kirkcowan, on the 26th inst., Mr William Robb, shoemaker, a young man cut off in the prime of life, justly and deeply regretted by a numerous circle of friends and acquaintances.

ROBERSON, Rev. Andrew - D13/5/1845 - At the Manse of Inverkeithing, on the 13th instant, the Rev. Andrew Roberson, in the 88th year of his age and 53d of his ministry.

ROBERTS, Isabella - D21/11/1883 - At her residence, No. (5) Wigtown Cottages, Roden Street, West Melbourne, on the 21st November, very suddenly, Isabella, the beloved wife of Hugh Erasmus Roberts, aged 56 years and 10 months.

ROBERTS, Thomas - D5/10/1846 - At Dumfries, on the 5th inst., Mr Thomas Roberts, carver and gilder, aged 60.

ROBERTSON, Mrs - D28/3/1846 - At Port-William, on the 28th ult., Mrs Robertson, aged 27; and, same day, Agnes Maxwell, after a long illness; also, at an advanced age, Mrs Hughes.

ROBERTSON, Mrs - D11/3/1878 - At Creetown, on the 11th inst., Mrs John Robertson, relict of the late John Robertson, Inland Revenue, Bladnoch, aged 48 years.

ROBERTSON, Adam - D19/8/1843 - At Elsridgehill, on the 19th inst., after a long and painful illness, Mr Adam Robertson, late farmer in Kirkbank, parish of Broughton, aged 59 years.

ROBERTSON, Agnes - D23/2/1845 - At Stewarton, Kirkcolm on the Sabbath last, Agnes Robertson, daughter of the late Mr John Robertson, merchant there, aged 50 years.

ROBERTSON, Andrew - D20/11/1844 - Here, on the 20th inst., Mr Andrew Robertson, youngest son of the late Rev. John Robertson.

ROBERTSON, Rev. Andrew - D13/5/1845 - At the Manse of Inverkeithing, on the 13th instant, the Rev. Andrew Roberson, in the 88th year of his age and 53d of his ministry. (Roberson has been entered in the main index as Robertson as per Diana)

ROBERTSON/MONCRIEFF, Ann - D28/5/1843 - At 13, Broughton Square, London, on the 28th ult., Ann Robertson, wife of Sir James Wellwood Moncrieff, Bart., one of the Senators of the College of Justice.

ROBERTSON, Barbara - D23/7/1844 - At Newton, Twynholm, on the 23d ultimo, advance in life, Mrs Barbara Robertson, widow, who was highly respected, and is much regretted by many friends.

ROBERTSON, David - D22/6/1844 - At Lochmaben, on the 22d ult., Mr David Robertson.

ROBERTSON/M'HALLUM, Ellen - M26/9/1844 - Here, on the 26th ult., Ellen Robertson, widow of the late Hugh M'Hallum, aged 70 years.

ROBERSTON/M'WILLIAM, Frances - D3/10/1869 - At Sante Cruz, West Indies, on the 3d ult., Frances Robertson, the beloved wife of Mr Hugh M'William, engineer.

ROBERTSON, Rev. George - D30/4/1845 - At Greenhill, on the 30th ult., the Rev. George Robertson of the United Secession church, Busby.

ROBERTSON/ROSS, Hardina - D3/10/1867 - At the Original Secession Manse, Kilwinning, on the 3d instant, very suddenly, Hardina Ross, wife of the Rev. John Robertson, minister of the Original Secession Congregation, Ayr.

ROBERTSON, Hellen - D17/3/1847 - Here, on the 17th inst., Hellen Robertson, youngest daughter of the late Rev. Mr Robertson, minister of the first United Secession Church, Stranraer.

ROBERTSON, James - D2/1/1843 - At his residence, Queen Street, Dumfries, on the 2d current, Mr James Robertson.

ROBERTSON, James - D20/11/1844 - At Lamlash, Island of Arran, on the 20th ult., James Robertson, late farmer, Gunsell, parish of Stewarton, aged 92 years.

ROBERTSON/BLACK, Janet - D10/1/1843 - At Annan, on the 10th inst., Janet Black, relict of Peter Robertson, late in Trailtrow, aged 89 years.

ROBERTSON, Rev. Dr. John - D2/2/1843 - At Cambuslang Manse, on the 2d inst., the Rev. Dr John Robertson, in the 75th year of his age, and the 45th of his ministry.

ROBERTSON, Rev. John - D27/6/1844 - At 7, St. Vincent Street, Edinburgh, on the 27th ult., in the 24th year of his age, the Rev. John Robertson (late of Dunse), after a lingering illness.

ROBERTSON, Mrs John - D12/5/1845 - At Stewarton, on the 12th inst., Mrs Robertson, aged 90 years, relict of the late Mr John Robertson, wright.

ROBERTSON, John - D9/6/1847 - At Liverpool, on the 9th inst., aged 63 years, John Robertson, late of Castle-Douglas, - much respected.

ROBERTSON, John - D8/3/1873 - At High Auchneel, Leswalt, on the 8th inst., Mr John Robertson, aged 44 years.

ROBERTSON, John Windgate - D23/2/1843 - Here, at George Street, on the 23d inst., John Wingate, eldest son of the late Wingate Robertson, Esq., aged 4 1/2 years.

ROBERTSON, Lilias Jane (Wee Lil) - D24/11/1891 - At Creeview, Newton-Stewart, on the 24th ult., suddenly of bronchitis, Lilias Jane, "Wee Lil," dearly beloved daughter of T.B. Robertson - Sadly missed.

ROBERTSON, Margaret - D23/4/1868 - At 1 Greenvale Street, on the 23d inst., Margaret Robertson, aged 39 years.

ROBERTSON/SMELLIE, Mrs. Martha - D4/3/1863 - At Stewarton, Kirkcolm, on the 4th instant, Martha Robertson, wife of Robert Smellie, aged 83 years.

ROBERTSON, Mary - in WFP D4/5/1843 - At Port-William, Mrs Mary Robertson, advanced in years.

ROBERTSON/M’NABIE, Mary - D24/10/1860 - At Altogue, on the 24th ultimo, Mary M'Nabie, wife of Mr Charles Robertson, engineer, aged 42 years.

ROBERTSON, Mrs. Robert - D3/7/1855 - On the 3d inst., at 13, Wellington Square, Ayr, Mrs Robert Robertson, deeply regretted.

ROBERTSON, William - D17/2/1876 - At New York, U.S. on the 17th ult., Mr William Robertson, joiner, son of the late Mr William Robertson, Craigenquarroch, Portpatrick.

ROBERTSON, Willimina - D7/8/1878 - At Wigtown, on the 7th inst., Willimina, daughter of Andrew Robertson, aged 16 months.

ROBINSON, Charlotte - D18/2/1874 - At St. John Street, Creetown, on the 18th inst., Charlotte Robinson, aged 62 years.

ROBINSON/M'LACHLAN, Elizabeth - D24/7/1844 - At same place (Kirkcudbright) on the 24th ult., Elizabeth Robinson, widow of the late Capt. M'Lachlan, aged 41.

ROBINSON, Henry - D13/12/1877 - At Napier, New Zealand, on the 13th December, 1877, Henry Robinson, engineer, late of Stranraer.

ROBINSON/MITCHISON, Isabella - At Newton Stewart, on the 18th inst., Isabella Mitchison, wife of Mr Thomas Robinson, aged 59 years.

ROBINSON, Thomas - D3/1/1843 - At his residence, No 12. Beaumont Place, Edinburgh, on the 3d inst., Mr Thomas Robinson, formery of Moffat.

ROBISON, TRIPLETS 2 Male 1 Female - B31/5/1845 - At *Curch-hill, parish of Minnigaff, on the 31st ult., the wife of Mr Hugh Robison, was safely delivered of two sons and a daughter. The mother is doing well. But they survived only a short time. The same mother had twins the time previous. (*This may be Church-hill as per Diana)

ROBISON, Barbara - D13/6/1844 - At Drumgeon Bridge, parish of Kirkgunzeon, on the 13th inst., after a long and lingering illness, and in the prime of life, Barbara, daughter of Mr John Robison, mason there.

ROBISON, David - D13/12/1843 - At his daughter's house, Maryfield, Terregles, on the 13th inst., David Robison, aged 78.

ROBISON/COWAN, Janet Drew - D26/10/1867 - At Kirkcowan,on the 26th ult., Janet Drew Cowan widow of Mr Charles Robison, aged 67 years. (Kirkcowan entry #27 as per Meg)

ROBISON, John - D13/1/1843 - At same place (Minnihive) on the 13th inst., very suddenly, Mr John Robison, carter, Gallowgate.

ROBSON, Alexander - D15/7/1846 - At his house, in Castle Street, Dumfries, on the 15th inst., Alexander Robson, Esq., surgeon.

ROBSON, David - D22/6/1846 - At Wigtown, on the 22d inst., David Robson, mason.

ROBSON/DOBIE, Elizabeth - D20/3/1843 - At (Barsbell) (Barshell) of Tinwald, on the 20th ult., Elizabeth Dobie, wife of Mr Edward Robson, farmer.

ROBSON, George - D5/4/1843 - At No 1 King Street, Dumfries, on the 5th inst., Mr George Robson, son of Mr Alex. Robson, late draper and tea-dealer, Cockermouth, aged 25 years.

ROBSON, James - D22/4/1845 - At Buenos Ayres, South America, on the 22d April last, suddenly, from the rupture of a blood vessel of the heart, James Robson Esq., timber merchant, eldest son of Mr John Robson, Palnackie. He was upwards of twenty years resident there; was highly esteemed as a kind hearted, generous friend, and a just man in dealings. His premature death is deeply regretted by relatives and friends.

RODAN, John - D8/8/1843 - At Faregirth, Kirkmahoe, on the 8th inst., Mr John Rodan, farmer there.

RODAN/GOWANS, Margaret - D9/9/1843 - At Glasgow, on the 9th ult., Margaret Gowans, wife of Thomas Rodan, late joiner and postmaster at Pleasance of Kirkmichael, Dumfries shire.

RODDICK/DAVIDSON, Isabella - D14/2/1846 - At Summervile, near Cobourg, Newcastle district, Canada West, on the 14th February last, aged 71 years, Isabella Davidson, wife of J. Roddick, late of Meikle Kirkland, parish of Urr, Kirkcudbrightshire.

RODDICK/CARRUTHERS, Isabella - D4/10/1846 - At Dumfries, on the 4th inst., aged 87, Mrs Isabella Roddick, relict of the late Walter Carruthers.

RODDICK, Rev. James - D11/2/1869 - At 11 Clarence Street, Edinburgh, on the11th instant, the Rev. James Roddick, senior minister of Graitney.

RODGER/NIVEN, Jean - D17/1/1847 - At Mahaar, Kirkcolm, on the 17th instant, Mrs Jean Rodger, relict of Mr John Niven, Ballochneil, Kirkoswald, in the 84th year of her age.

RODGER, Rev. John - D8/7/1843 - At the Manse of Kincardine O'Neil, on the 8th inst., the Rev. John Rodger, in the 80th year of his age, and 50th of his ministry.

RODGERS, Alex - D10/6/1860 - At Drumore, on the 10th instant, John, aged 5 years, son of Mr Alex. Rodgers, carrier.

RODIE, Mrs - D11/7/1844 - At High Drumore, parish of Kirkmaiden, on the 11th current, Mrs Rodie, aged 85 years.

ROGER, Mrs - D10/9/1844 - At Auchinleck Manse, on the 10th inst., Mrs Roger, formerly of Aberdeen - highly respected.

ROGERS, Mary - D24/12/1863 - At Glenluce, on the 24th inst., after a short illness, Mary Rogers.

ROGERS, Peter - D30/3/1891 - At Fleet Street, Gatehouse of Fleet, on the 30th ult. Peter Rogers, shoemaker, advanced in years.

ROGERSON, John - D2/10/1844 - At Dumfries, on the 2d inst., in his 81st year, Mr John Rogerson, spirit merchant, much and deservedly regretted.

ROLLO, Major James - D14/2/1844 - At his house, near Richmond, Upper Canada, on the 14th Feb. last, aged 41 (42?) years, Major James Rollo, eldest son of the Hon. Roger Rollo, Ayr.

ROME, Thomas - in the WFP D25/1/1844 - At Swordwell, near Annan, Mr Thomas Rome, farmer there, at an advanced age.

RONALD, Alex - D24/7/1845 - At 32, Paterson Street, Kingston, Glasgow, Mr Alex. Ronald. The deceased up to the 19th inst., enjoyed good health, on which day he got his fore finger pricked with a needle, and on the 24th he died from the effects.

RONALD(S), Janet - D15/9/1875 - At Low Vennel,Wigtown, on the (16th) inst., Miss Janet Ronald(s), aged 84 years. Janet RONALD died Sept 15 as per Meg)

RONNIE, Thomas - D22/8/1874 - At Church Street, Newton-Stewart, on the 22nd ult., Thomas, infant son of Mr James Ronnie.

ROONEY/GILSTON, Mary - D30/11/1869 - At Glenluce on the 30ult., Mary Rooney, relict of the late Mr James Gilston, shoemaker, advanced in years.

RORISON, Captain Alex. - D4/7/1845 - At Buenos Ayres, on the 4th July last, after a few hours' illness Captain Alex. Rorison, of the Brig "James Roy". Captain R. was a native of Gatehouse, and deservedly respected. He has left a young widow and a widowed mother to mourn the sad bereavement.

ROSE, Jane S. - D3/8/1844 - At Seaforth, near Liverpool, on the 3d current, very suddenly, aged 26 years, Jane S. Rose - deeply regretted by all who knew her. (The Jane S. Rose is possibly Jane Bell Rose as per the FRE BMD listed on Rootsweb.com as the following shows up for Liverpool “Rose, Jane Bell, Folio 20, page 337. In reviewing the S. Diana feels it is a “S” with a very slight possibility of it being a “B”)

ROSE, John - D7/10/1846 - At Appleby, on the 7th inst., John Rose, cattle driver, aged 40 years, a native of Glenguaion, Wigtownshire.

ROSE, Patrick - D2/7/1844 - At Banff, on the 2d ultimo, Patrick Rose, Esq., Sheriff-Clerk of Banffshire, aged 64.

ROSE, Rev. William - D27/2/1845 - At Kirkcolm Manse, on the 27th ult., the Rev. Mr William Rose.

ROSS/CRAWFORD, Agnes - D6/6/1850 - At Girvan, on the 6th instant, Agnes Ross, aged 48 years, wife of Mr James Crawford, coachman, Girvan.

ROSS, David Houston - in WFP D15/1/1846 - At Perth, a few days ago, Mr David Houston, writer there, son of the late Mr John Ross, Castlesod, near Kirkcudbright, who was highly respected, and is much regretted by his family and numerous friends.

ROSS/M'MASTER, Elizabeth - D10/6/1844 - At Cairnryan, on the 10th inst., Elizabeth Ross, spouse of Mr Thomas M'Master, late of the Coast Guard Service, aged 74 years.

ROSS, Elizabeth - D11/1/1845 - At Cairnpat, parish of Portpatrick, on the 11th inst., Elizabeth Ross, aged 87 years.

ROSS, Ellen - D25/4/1846 - At Dinduff, parish of Leswalt, on the 25th ult., Ellen, fourth daughter of Mr Wm Ross, farmer there, aged 21 years.

ROSS, Euphemia - At Inverleith Row, Edinburgh, on the 25th inst., Euphemia, second daughter of the late John Ross, Esq., of Cairnbrock, Wigtownshire - Friends will please accept this as the only intimation.

ROSS, Flora - D26/8/1845 - At Ayr, on the 26th ult., Flora eldest daughter of Mr Gilbert Ross, shoemaker, Ayr.

ROSS/ROBERTSON, Hardina - D3/10/1867 - At the Original Secession Manse, Kilwinning, on the 3d instant, very suddenly, Hardina Ross, wife of the Rev. John Robertson, minister of the Original Secession Congregation, Ayr.

ROSS/MILROY, Helen - D6/5/1869 - At Craigslave, Portpatrick, on the 6th instant, Helen Milroy, wife of Mr James Ross, farmer there.

ROSS, Henrietta Cunninghame - D10/10/1867 - At the residence of Alex. M'Clymont, Esq., View----- Villa, Partick, on the 10th instant, Henrietta Cunningham, elder daughter of the late Rev. Wm. Ross (of) Paisley. - Friends will please accept of this intimation.

ROSS, James - D7/11/1846 - Here, at Foulford, on the 7th inst., of fever, after a short illness, Mr James Ross, gardener - much regretted.

ROSS/STEWART, Jane - D6/8/1854 - At Cairnryan, on the 6th instant, Jane Stewart, aged 80 years, relict of Mr David Ross.

ROSS/CUMMING, Jane - D11/3/1861 - At Portwilliam, on the 11th inst., Jane Ross wife of Capt. Thomas Cumming. (Daughter of James Ross & Susan Agnew as per Meg)

ROSS/M'WILLIAM, Jane - D20/3/1878 - Here at 21 St. Andrew Street, on the 20th inst., Jane Ross, aged 82 years, relict of Mr Alex M'William, shoemaker.

ROSS/M'CONNEL, Jane Charlotte - D16/10/1869 - At Lexington, Kentucky, U.S., on the 16th ult., Jane Charlotte Ross, widow of George Ross, Esq., barrister at law, and daughter of Wm. M'Connel, Esq., for many years Sheriff Substitute, of Wigtownshire.

ROSS, Jane Wallace - D18/12/1882 - At Stewarton, Kirkcolm, on the 18th inst., Jane Wallace, youngest daughter of Mr Wm Ross, inn-keeper, aged 16 years.

ROSS/DALYELD, Janet - D27/12/1882 - Here, at George Street, on the 27th ult., Janet Dalyeld relict of Mr Peter Ross, aged 70 years.

ROSS/McMILLAN, Margaret - D18/3/1847 - Here, at Prince's Street, on the 18th inst., in the 72nd year of her age, Margaret Ross, wife of Henry McMillan, nailer; and, on the 22nd inst., Henry McMillan, husband of the said Margaret Ross, aged 68 years.

ROSS, Margaret - D27/4/1870 - At Dalrymple Street, on the 27th ult., Margaret Ross, aged 83 years.

ROSS/WITHER, Marion - D5/6/1869 - At Broadstone Cottage, Leswalt, on the 5th inst., at the residence of her son-in-law, Marion Wither, aged 74 years, the beloved wife of John Ross, Esq., of Knocknassie, Kirkcolm, She bore her illness with Christian resignation; and her death is deeply regrettedby a wide circle of relatives and acquaintances.

ROSS, Rev. Robert - D13/10/1847 - At 432, Argyll Street, Glasgow, on the 13th instant, of typhus fever, the Rev. Robert Ross, minister of Free St. Mark's, Anderston.

ROSS, Sophia - D21/3/1855 - At Calcutta, March 21, Sophia, wife of Andrew Ross, Esq., of the Bengal Civil Service aged 23 years, daughter in law of Rear - Admiral Sir John Ross.

ROSS, William - in the WFP D26/10/1843 - Suddenly, at Rio Janeiro, William Ross, Esq., merchant, eldest son of the late John Ross of Cairnbrock.

ROUGH, James K. - D14/2/1878 - At Calgow, Minnigaff, on the 14th inst., James K. Rough, aged 8 years.

ROUTLEDGE, Mary - D4/2/1878 - At Kirk of Mochrum, on the 4th inst., Mary Routledge (formerly of Mildriggan), aged 72 years.

ROUTLEDGE/ANDERSON, Sarah - D21/3/1868 - At the City of Glasgow Bank, Portwilliam, on the 21st instant, after a long and lingering illness, -
borne with patience, and christian resignation, - Sarah Anderson, wife of C.M. Routledge, Esq., aged 28 years.

ROUTLEDGE, William - D28/6/1843 - At Mill D(eluges), Wigtownshire, on the 28th ult., William Routledge, miller there, formerly of Muncaster Mill, Cumberland, aged 80 years.

ROWAN, James - D24/9/1884 - At Dalhabboch, on the 24th inst., James Rowan, farmer, aged 68 years.

ROWLEY, John - D14/6/1887 - At Glenluce, on the 14th inst., John Rowley, fisherman, advanced in years. - Much respected.

ROXBURGH/M’NAB, Jane - D9/9/1860 - At Newton Stewart, on the 9th inst., suddenly, Jane Roxburgh, aged 75 years, wife of Mr David M'Nab, Black Horse Inn, and late farmer in Cloyntie, Ayrshire. Friends will please accept this intimation.

ROXBURGH, Joseph - in the WFP D7/9/1843 - At Annan, last week, Mr Joseph Roxburgh, shoemaker there.

ROXBURGH, Wm. - D18/1/1844 - At Annan, on the 18th ult., at the house of his uncle, Mr Roxburgh, bacon-curer, Mr Wm. Roxburgh, aged 22 years.

ROY/DICKSON, Agnes - D7/11/1843 - At Twynholm Village, on the 7th inst., after a very short illness, in her 88th year, Mrs Agnes Dickson, widow of Mr John Roy - much respected.

ROY/????, Ann - D20/1/1847 - At Kirkcudbright, on the 20th ult., Mrs Ann ???? wife of Thomas Roy, Esq..

ROY, Hugh - D27/1/1846 - At Lochdougan, Kelton, on the 27th ult., at an advanced age, Mr Hugh Roy, farmer there - much respected and deeply regretted.

RULE, Mrs Thomas - In the WFP D20/5/1847 - At Annan, Mrs Rule, relict of Mr Thomas Rule, High Street.

RUSHTON, Joseph - D9/1/1843 - At Cally House, near Gatehouse, on the 9th inst., Mr Joseph Rushton, aged 85. He was a native of Macclesfield in Cheshire, and for upwards of half a century had been in the employ of the late James Murray, Esq., of Broughton, and of Alexander Murray, Esq., M.P. for the Stewartry.

RUSSELL/NEVISON, Ann - D11/7/1844 - At Sanquhar, on the 11th inst., aged 28 years, Ann Nevison, spouse of William Russell, cotton weaver, there.

RUSSELL, James - D3/5/1845 - At Skeldon gatehouse, parish of Dalrymple, on the 3d inst., Mr James Russell, aged 94. He was the oldest inhabitant of the parish.

RUSSELL, John - D10/2/1845 - At Glenluce, on the 10th instant, Mr John Russell, pensioner, aged 57 years. He was one of the veterans who fought at Saragossa and Waterloo.

RUSSELL, Mary - D29/4/1846 - At Newton Stewart, on the 29th ult., Mary Russell, at the advanced age of 93 years.

RUSSELL, Matthew - D18/1/1845 - At Dumfries, on the 18th inst., of consumption, Matthew Russell, upholsterer, aged 23 years.

RUTHERFORD, Mary - D23/1/1871 - At Castle-Douglas, on the 23d ult., Mary Rutherford, aged 66 years.

RUTHVEN, Lord James - D27/7/1853 - On the 27th ult., at Freeland, Perthshire, James, Lord Ruthven, aged 75.

RUTLEDGE, Mrs. Thomas - D21/4/1843 - At Sanguhar Manse, on Friday, the 21st ult., of dropsy - Mrs Thomas Rutledge, aged 41 years. much regretted.