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1831.] Marriages.

463 at-law, eldest son of Mr. Serj. Praed, to ton, and sister of Lord Dorchester. Anue Frances, only dau. of Treby Hele At Hutton Cranswick, W.- Henry, third son Hays, esq. of Delamore, Devon. 15. of the late John Barkworth, esq. of Tranby John Waters, esq. banker, of Sarne, Car- House, to Mary-Anna, second dau. of Hormarthenshire, to Harriet, eldest dau. of ner Reynard, esq. of Sunderlandwick House, Rich. Tho. Dixie, esq. of Gelly Deg House. and of Hob Green, near Ripon.

-At All -19. George, fourth son of John Nance Souls Church, Langham.pl. Francis HawGooch, esq. of Brundish Hall, to Susan, kins, M.D. of Curzon-street, Mayfair, to youngest dau. of the late Wm. Garrett, esq. Hester, third dau. of the Hon. Baron of Kettleburgh Hall, Suffolk - -20. At Vaughan.-And, on the same day, Le MarCamberwell, Edward, eldest son of Cha. chant Thomas, esq. only son of John ThoBaldwin, esq. of Grove-hill, Camberwell, to mas, esq. of Brunswick.square, to Margaret, Anne Calcott, youngest dau. of J. Horner, fourth dau. of Baron Vaughan.

-5. His esq. also of Grove-hill.-27. At East Royal Highness the Grand Duke of OldenDucham, T. Mark Dickens, esq. late Lieut. burgh to her Royal Highness the Princess Col. Royal Eng. to Louisa, dau. of T. Cecilia, sister of Prince Gustavus Vasa.Smyth, esq. of East Ducham.-In Lon At Westbury, Salop, the Rev. Cha. Leidon, S. Clement, esq. to Louisa, dau. of the cester to Anne-Penelope, second dau. of late W. Paley, esq. barrister-at-law, and the late Richard Topp, esq. of Whitton,' grand-dau. of the late Archd. Paley. Salop: -At Postwick, near Norwich, the 28. At St. George's, Bloomsbury, John Rev. W. H. Graham, B.A. of Exeter ColEdridge, esq. of Pockeridge-house, Corsham,' lege, to Helen, fourth dau. of Robert GilWilts, to Mary-Ann, eldest dau. of the late, bert, esq. -9. At St. James's, G. E. Van' S. Yockney, esq. of Upper East Hayes, Heythuysen, esq. 24th Reg. E. I. C. to ZilBath. -At Paris, the Count de Monte- lah, eldest dau. of T. L. Holt, esq. of Lower bello to Mary-Teresa, eldest dau. of T. Bod- Bedford-place, Russell-square. At Osdington, esq. of Cumberland-place.

— At

westry, the Rev. G. Wharton, to Eleanor, Harpsden, Vincent Vaughan, esq. of Caver- only child of J. Hunt, esq.-10. At Muirsham Grove, to Mary-Ann, only child of field, near Inverness, Capt. J. W. Roberthe late J. Hussey, esq. of Pinkney House, deau, Bengal Cavalry, to Eliza Raper, seBerks. -At Poslingford, Suffolk, J. Ray cond dau, of Arthur Cooper, esq. of Iuvermond, esq. of Baythorn Park, to Mary

-At Totness, Rich. Malins, esq. Sophia, second dau. of Col. Weston, of barrister-at-law, to Susanna, eldest dau. of Shadowbush House.---At Kingscote, Glou the late Rev. Arthur Farwell, Rector of St." cestershire, John Kennaway, esq. eldest son Martin's, Cornwall. -At Axminster, the of the late Sir J. Kennaway, of Escot, De- Rev. Edw. Cook Forward, Rector of Combvon, to Emily-Frances, dau. of the late T. pyne, to Mary, youngest dau. of the late Kingscote, esq:

-At Bath, Capt. W. H: John Banger Russell, esq. of Beaminster, B. Proby, R.N., to Louisa, only dau. And Dorset. At Wallingford, the Rev. J. heiress of the late Rev. S. How, of Strick- Trollope, to Eliz. Bunce, third dau. of the land, Dorset -At Charles Church, Ply- Rev. W. Hazel, M A. -At Wateringbury, mouth, the Rev. A. I. Frith, son of the late Kent, Major Maclean, 81st Reg. eldest son Col. A. Frith, to Georgina, youngest dau. of Lieut.-Gen. Sir Fitzroy Maclean, bart. of the late Capt. G. Wolfe. -30. At Ro to Emily Eleanor, fourth dau. of the Hon. chester, the Rev. Aylmer Farquhar to Mary, and Rev. Dr. Marshamı.-12. At St. second dau. of the late T. Scholes, esq. of James's, the Rev. C. J. Plumer, Vicar of High Bank, Lancashire. -In France, Edw. Norton, to Miss Thompson, of Stockton- : Turnour, esq. eldest son of the Hon. and upon-Tees. -At Dublin, E. R. Borough, Rev. E. J. Turnour, of Arundel, to Miss esq. eldest son of Sir Rich. Borough, bart. Eliz. dau. of the late W. Crease, esq. of to Lady Eliz. St. Lawrance, sister of the Dublin. -At St. James's, the Hon. R. Earl of Howth. -At Nuthurst, W. H. Pepper Arden, of Pepper Hall, Yorkshire, Calhoun, esq. solicitor, of Arundel, to Eliz. to the Lady Arabella Vane, youngest dau. of day. of the late Rev. T. Turner, of Hustperthie Marq. of Cleveland.

point. 16. At Cossey, in Norfolk, G. May 2. Leonard Thompson, esq. eldest Taylor, esq. M.D. of Kingston-uponson of G. L. Thompson, esq. of Sheriff Thames, to Jane, second dau. of Rich. Hutton Park, Yorkshire, to "Miss Mary- M'Kenzie Bacon, esq. -At Kilkenny, R. Wentworth Fitzwilliam, second dau. of Lord Fowler, esq. son of the Bishop of Ossory, to Milton, and grand-dau. of Earl Fitzwilliam. Harriet Eleanor Wandesford, dau. of the

-The Rev. W. Gilson to Eliza, third Marquis of Ormond. 17. At St. George's, dau. of the Bishop of Chester. -3. At St.

Hanover-square, the Right Hon. Robert George's, Bloomsbury, James Higham, esq. Grosvenor, youngest son of Earl Grosvenor, of Torrington-square, to Emma, youngest to the Hon. Charlotte A. Wellesley, dau. of dau. of Geo. Musgrave, esq. of Apsleyend Lord Cowley. At Compton, the Rev. T. House, Shillington, Bedfordshire.—At Hand, Rector of Bulpham, Essex, to CasHenley-on-Thames, R. King, esq. of Gros-' sandra, youngest dau. of the late J. More venor-place, to Georgiana-Ann, youngest Molyneux, esq. of Loseley-park, Surrey. dau. of the late Hon. Lieut.-Col. Geo. Carle

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The EARL OF MULGRAVE.

Yorkshire, on the resignation of the April 7. At Mulgrave Castle, York Earl of Carlisle. On the 7th of May shire, aged 76, the Right Hon. Henry 1808, he was nominated First Lord of Phipps, Earl of Mulgrave, Viscount Nor the Admiralty; and he continued in manby, of Normanby in Yorkshire, and that pust until 1810, when he was transBaron Mulgrave, of Mulgrave in the ferred to the control of the Ordnance, same county ; third Baron Mulgrave of as Master-general. This last office he New Ross, co. Wexford (1768); a Privy resigned in 1818, on account of ill health, Councillor; Lord Lieutenant, Custos with wbich he has ever since been afRotulorum, and Vice Admiral of the Aicted. He was advanced to the titles of East Riding of Yorkshire; a General in Viscount Normanby and Earl of Multhe army, Colonel of the 31st regiment grave by patent dated Sept. 7, 1812. of foot, and Governor of Scarborough ; The Earl of Mulgrave married, Oct. an Elder Brother of the Trinity House ; 20, 1795, Martha-Sopbia, daughter of G.C.B., F.R.S. and F.S.A.

Christopher Thompson Maling, of West His Lordship was born Feb. 14, 1755, Hennington in Durbam, esq. by wbom the third son of Constantine first Lord he bad five sons and four daughters : 1, Mulgrave, by the Hon. Lepell Hervey, the Right Hon. Constantine-Henry, now eldest daughter of John Lord Hervey Earl of Mulgrave, late M.P. for Higbam(and aunt to the present Marquis of Ferrers, a young nobleman of taste and Bristol), and Mary, daugbter of General literary accomplishments; he was born Nicholas Lepell. He entered the army in 1797, and married in 1818, the Hon. at the usual age, and served in America Maria Liddell, eldest daugbter of Lord from early in 1776 to the end of 1778 ; Ravensworth, by whom he has one son ; and for ten months in Jamaica in 1780. 2. the Hon. Henrietta-Sophia, who died He attained the rank of Lieut.-Colonel in 1808 ; 3. Lady Augusta-Maria, wbo in that year; was promoted to be Cap died in 1813; 4. the Hon. Charles Beautain and Lieut.-Colonel in the first foot mont Phipps, a Captain in the 3d foot guards 1783, Major in 85th foot 1789, guards ; 5. Lady Katherine-Frederica ; and Colonel in the army 1790. In 1793 6. Lady Sophia ; 7. Lady Lepell-Charhe was appointed to the Lieut.-Colonelcy lotte; 8. the Hon. Edmund; and 9. of the 31st foot, which he commanded the Hon. Augustus-Frederick, born in in the expedition made that year to 1809. A pension of £800 a year was Toulon, and in 1794 in Zealand. In 1799 granted to the Countess of Mulgrave in his Lordsbip was employed on a military August 1829. mission to the Archduke Charles and A portrait of his Lordship, by Sir WilMarshal Suwaroff. He was promoted liam Beechey, was exhibited at Somerset to the rank of Major-General 1794,

House in 1808.
Lieut.-General 1801, and General 1809;
and appointed Governor of Scarborough
Castle in 1796.

Rör. Hon. Robert WARD.
At the general election in 1784, Col. Lately. Aged 76, the Right Hon. Ro-
Phipps was returned to Parliament for

bert Ward, a Privy Councillor for IreTotnes, and at the next, in 1790, for land, a Governor of Downshire, Colonel Scarborough. He succeeded bis brotber of the South Downsbire Militia, and a Constantine-John in the Irish Barony of Trustee of the Irish Linen Manufacture; Mulgrave, Oct. 10, 1792 ; and was created uncle to Viscount Bangor, and greatan English peer (as his brother had uncle to the Earl of Clanwilliam, the been in 1790), by patent dated August Countess of Meath, the late Viscountess 13, 1794. He was introduced into the

Powerscourt, and Lady Howden. House of Peers, on the 25th of Nov. fol Mr.Ward was the 4th and youngest son lowing, by the Lords Vernon and Dover. of Bernard first Visct. Bangor, by Anne,

His Lordship distinguished bimself as daughter of Jobn Ist Earl of Darnley, a frequent speaker in the House of and widow of Robert Hawkins Macgill, Lords; and in 1804 was taken into the esq. Mr. Ward was returned to the ParAdministration as Chancellor of the liament of Ireland in 1790 for the boDuchy of Lancaster. In January fol. rough of Killallagh, and in 1796 for the lowing, he was appointed Secretary of city of Bangor. State for the Foreign Department; wbich He was twice married : firstly, in he held until succeeded by Mr. Fox in May 1782, to Sophia-Frances, third February 1806. In 1807 he was appointed daughter of Chapel Whaley, esq. by Lord Lieutenant of the East Riding of whom he had four sons and one daugh

ter:

1831.] OBITUARY.-Sir H. Hawley.--Sir M. M. Lopes. 465

1. James-Hamilton-Bernard, who The ancestors of this gentleman were died an infant; 2. Edward-Michael Spanish Jews; he was born in Jamaica Ward, esq. now Minister Plenipotentiary Jan. 27, 1755; the only son of Mordecai at Dresden ; be married in 1815 Lady Rodrigues Lopes, of Clapham in Surrey, Matilda Charlotte Stewart, sister to the esq. by Rebecca, daughter of Manasseh Marquis of Londonderry, and has chil- Perera, of Jamaica. He was first redren; 3. Lieut.-Col. John-Ricbard Ward, turned to Parliament at the general Assistant Quartermaster-gen. in Ireland; election in 1802, as member for New 4. Robert-Arthur, wbo died in India in Romney; and, during that Parliament, 1816; and 5. Sophia-Anne, married in was created a Baronet by patent dated 1824 to John-Whitcomb Bayley, esq.

Nov. 1, 1805, with remainder to his F.R.S. and S.A., Chief Clerk of the Re- nephew, Ralph Franco, esq. only son of cord Office in the Tower of London. bis late sister Esther, wife of Abraham Having lost bis first lady in Sept. 1793, Franco. In the same year be obtained Mr. Ward married, secondly, in May the royal sign manual to take the name 1797, Louisa-Jane, second daughter and

of Masseh before his own. cobeiress of the Rev. Dr. Abraham At the general election of 1812, Sir Symes, of Hillbrook, co. Wicklow; and Manasseh was returned to Parliament by that lady had four sons and two for Barnstaple, and he was re-elected in daughters : 6. the Rev. Bernard-Jobn 1818; but it was on the latter occasion Ward ; who married in 1824, Isabella that the transactions took place which Frances, daughter of the late Robert led to the disfranchisement of the boPhillipps, of Longworth in Herefordshire, rough of Grampound. On the 18th of esq., and has a family; 7. Thomas-Law- March 1819, he was found guilty at the rence Ward, esq. a Clerk in the Foreign Exeter Assizes of baving corrupted and Office; 8. Anne-Catharine, married in bribed the electors of that borough, in 1821 to John Goddard Richards, of Roe- order to get himself returned, having buck, co. Dublin, esq. ; 9. James. Hamils given the voters £35 each. On the 2d ton, a Lieut. R.N.; 10. Louisa-Alice ; of April, on the motion of Mr. Wynn, and 11. William-Robert,

the House of Cominons ordered that the

Attorney-general should prosecute Sir Sir Henry Hawley, Bart.

M. M. Lopes for bribery. On the 13th

of November he received sentence in March 29. lo Gloucester-place, Purt

the Court of King's Bencb, " That fur man-square, aged 54, Sir Henry Haw

Sir Manasseh Masseb Lopes's first ofley, second Baronet, of Leybourne- fence, of which he had been convicted in Grange, Kent. He was born Oct. 20, 1776, the eldest fine of £8000, and be imprisoned in Exe

Cornwall, he should pay to the King a son of Sir Henry Lawley, who was cre

ter gaul for 21 months ; and for his seated a Baronet in 1795, and bis only son

cond offence in Devonshire, that he by his first wife, Dorothy, only daugbter

should pay to the King a fine of £2000, and heiress of John Ashwood, of Made

and be further imprisoned in the same ley in Shropshire, esq. He succeeded

gaol for tbree months." his father in the Baronetcy, Jan. 20, In 1823 Sir Manasseh again came into 1826.

Parliament for his own borough of WestSir Henry married Nov. 28, 1806, Ca

bury; and was re-elected in 1826; but -therine-Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Sir

retired in 1829 to make room for the John Gregory Shaw, uf Eltham Lodge, Right Hon. Robert Peel, who was then Bart., and had eight daughters and ejected from the Protestant University tbree sons: 1. Catberine-Anne; 2. Tbeo

of Oxford, after be had altered bis sendosia ; 3. Marianne-Dorothy; 4. Augus timents on the claims of the Roman ta-Harriett; 5. Sir Joseph-Henry Law Catholics. ley, who bas succeeded to the title; be

Sir M. M. Lopes married Charlotte, was born in 1813; 6. Henry-James ; 7. daughter of John Yeates, of MonmouthFrances-Charlotte ; 8. Emma-Grace, who shire, esq. His daughter Esther died died an infant in 1819; 9. Caroline July 1, 1819, aged 24. He is succeeded Elizabeth ; 10. Henry-Charles; and 11.

in his title, according to the patent, by Ellen-Calberine.

his nephew, now Sir Ralph Lopes, hav

ing taken that name since his uncle's Sir M. M. Lopes, Bart.

decease. He married in 1817 Susannah March 26. At bis seat, Maristow

Gaisford Gibbs, elder daughter of AbraHouse, in Devonsbire, aged 76, Sir Ma

ham Ludow, of Westbury, esq., and has

two sons. The value of the landed and nasseh Masseh Lopes, Bart, a magistrate for that county and for Wiltshire, and personal effects of the late Baronet is esRecorder of Westbury.

timated to exceed £800,000. A great porGENT. MAG. May, 1831,

466 OBITUARY.-Gen. Sir W.P.Gallwey.-Brig.-Gen.Walker. [May, tion consists of India and Government Island of St. Cbristopher, esg. He marstock; but the land is also considerable, ried Nov. 19, 1804, Lady Harriet Quin, and is principally in the immediate vi- only daughter of Valentine-Richard first cinity of Plymouth. Lady Lopes has Earl of Dunraven; and by her Ladyship, £3000 a year, Roborough House, and who survives him, had one son, now Sir the town residence on St. Andrew's Ter William Payne Gallwey, Bart. ; and race, with the furniture, &c. of both es three daughters, Fanny, Louisa, and tablishments, for life. The mansion and Caroline. estate of Maristow have devolved on Sir Ralph Lopes. Large legacies are also left

Brig.-GENERAL WALKER. to all the other children of Sir M.'s sister; among wbom are Mrs. Radcliffe, wife of Lately. In Scotland, Brigadier-Genethe Rev. Walter Radcliffe, of Warleigh ; ral Alexander Walker, of the East India Mrs. Barton, of St. Andrew's Terrace; Company's Bombay establishment, late and Mrs. Basden, wife of Capt. Basden, Governor of Saint Helena. R. N. Sir Ralph Lopes, the Rev. Walter This officer was appointed a cadet on Radcliffe, and Mr. Tritton, of the firm of the Bombay establishment in 1780, an Barclay, Trition, and Co. bankers, are Ensign in 1782, and posted to the Bomthe executors in trust for the disposal of bay European regiment. At the close this princely fortune. The remains of Sir of that year he embarked with the force Manasseb were interred at Bickleigb. under Gen. Mathews, to act against the

possessions of Hyder Ally on the coasts

of Canara and Malabar. During tbat Gen. Sir W. Payne GALLWEY, BT.

campaign, Ensign Walker was present at Lately. Sir William Payne Gallwey, several assaults and engagements, and Bart. a General in the army, and Colonel was removed to the 8th battalion of Se. of the 3d dragoon guards ; half-brother poys, a distinguished corps, which, for to the late Lord Lavington, and brother its valour and fidelity, was afterwards in-law to the Earl of Dunraven.

appointed the grenadier battalion. At He was the youngest son of Ralph the attack of the Rain Tower, an outPayne, esq. (whose eldest son, Sir Ralph work of Mangolore, Ensign Walker was Payne, K.B., was created Lord Laving- severely wounded, and again in the ton in 1795, and died without issue in course of that remarkable siege ; and at 1812) by his second wise, Miss Margaret its close be was one of the two hostages Gallwey. He was appointed Lieutenant delivered on the part of the British in the 1st dragoons in 1777, and Captain troops, as a security for the conditions in 1782. He served in Flanders, and of the truce. Under tbese circumstances was at the principal actions in whieb the be remained in Tippoo's camp nearly British were engaged. In 1794 he ob four months; and for his " spirited and tained a majority and lieutenancy in zealous conduct the government of his regiment, from which he was re Bombay bestowed upon him tbe pay and moved to the 3d dragoon guards in 1796. allowances of a Captain for the period He acquired the rank of Colonel in that he was in the hands of the enemy, 1798; was employed for three years on and a present of 2000 rupees from the the staff of Ireland as Brigadier-General, treasury. and for one year as Major-General; the lo December 1785, Ensign Walker latter appointment was dated Jan. 1, sailed with an expedition to the north1805, in Sept. of which year he ex west coast of America, the object of changed to the 10th light dragoons. In which was to collect furs, and establish 1807 he was appointed Colonel of the a military post at Nootka Sound, which 23d light dragoons; he served in the it was intended Ensign Walker should Peninsula, was present at several affairs command. The expedition explored the in the campaign of 1809, and wore a coast as far as lat. 62 north, but the medal on account of the battle of Tala scheme of establishing a post was aban

He received the rank of Lieut.- doned, and Ensign Walker rejoined the General in 1811; was in 1814 removed grenadier battalion, in garrison at Bomto the Colonelcy of the 19th dragoons; bay. In 1788 he was appointed Lieuin 1815 to the 12th lancers; and in 1825 tenant. to the 3d dragoon guards. In the last On the renewal of hostilities with named year he also attained the full Tippoo in 1790, Lieut. Walker's battalion Bank of General.

served in the detachment intended for Sir William Payne was created a Ba the relief of the Rajah of Travancore, ronet Dec. 8, 1812 ; and took the name and he was appointed its Adjutant of the of Gallwey, in addition to his own, by Line. He also served the campaigns of royal sign manual in 1814, pursuant to 1791 and 1792.; and soon after the peace the will of Tobias Wall Gallwey, of the of Seringapatam was appointed Military

vera.

1831.] OBITUARY.-Brigadier-General Walker.

467 Secretary to Lieut.-Col. Don, the officer In June 1802, Major Walker was apcommanding in Malabar. In 1795 he pointed Political Resident at the Court was appointed Quartermaster of Bri- of the Guicawar Rajah. In the same gade; but be relinquished that situa- year Baroda was besieged, and the Arabs tion, and joined his regiment, to be pre- expelled ; and the collection of the revesent at the siege of Cochin. He was nues'ceded from the Peishwa and the also at the taking of Colombo in 1796, Guicawar were placed under the admiwhen he was appointed Military Secre- nistration of Major Walker. In 1807 he tary to Col. Petrie, who commanded the was entrusted with the command of an Bumbay division of the army,

expedition into the districts of KuttyOn the expiration of this service, war; in acknowledgment of which it Lieut. Walker was appointed an assis was declared by the Governor-general tant to the Commissioners for adminis. that “the singular judgment and distering the affairs of Malabar. In 1796 cretion which regulated the whole of he was appointed Military Secretary to that able officer's proceedings, the perGen. James Stuart, and held that confi severance and activity which have anidential situation during the whole pe

mated bis endeavours to promote the riod that officer was Commander-in- objects of the expedition, and have enachief at Bombay. In 1796 Lieut. Walker bled him to surmount the great embarwas promoted to the rank of Captain, rassments and difficulties which opposed and in 1797 he was appointed Deputy their accomplishment, entitle Major Quartermaster-gen. to the Bombay ar Walker to the highest approbation and my, which was some time after followed applause." by the official rank of Major. In 1798 In 1808 this distinguished officer was he was appointed Deputy Auditor-gene- promoted to the rank of Lieut.-Colonel ; ral; and in 1799 Quartermaster-gen. to and in Jan. 1809, he obtained a furthe Bombay army in the field. He was lough to Europe, accompanied by the at the battle of Seedasere, and the siege bighest testimonials in general orders of Seringapatam, which terminated the (wbich, with a long memoir from which career of Tiprov. For this service he the present is abridged, are printed in received a gold medal.

the first volume of the East India MiliIn 1800, Gen. Stuart returned to Eu- tary Calendar). He had proceeded on rope, and Major Walker received the his voyage, as far as Point de Galle, instructions of Government to proceed when, in consequence of a requisition to Cochin, when he investigated some from the Governor-general, he was recomplicated and important affairs with called to Bombay. He again entered Kutthe Rajah. At this period the Gover- tywar at the head of a British force, and nor-general, the Marquis Wellesley, was joined by the Guicawar army. The expressed his approbation of Major fort of Kandader was taken on the 17th of Walker's services and character, by of- June, and that of Mallia, after an obstifering to appoint him one of his extra nate resistance, on the 7th of July. Afaid-de-camps. In the same year he was ter the lapse of a twelvemontb, Lieut.appointed a member of the commission Col. Walker again received permission for the administration of Malabar, in to return to his native country, with which character he attended the opera the assurance that “the progress of biş tions of the army sent to reduce the dis- negociations, and the success of his tricts of Wynaad and Cotiote, for which measures, have been marked by that he received the thanks of the govern- judgment, ability, and address, of which ment at Madras.

be has afforded so many decided proofs; His next employment was in the com at the same time that the reputation of mand of the troops destined for Guzerat. the British arms has been maintained Having joined a body of native troops and extended under his approved milibefore Kurree, who were professed al- tary talents and skill, in a degree that lies, he was treacherously attacked by a has already attracted the distinguished force calculated at 25,000 men, who approbation of the right hon. the Goverwere with difficulty repulsed; but, hav- nor-general. The Governor in council, ing been reinforced by Sir Wm. Clarke, tberefore, in announcing Lieut.-Colonel the fort of Kurree was breached, and

Walker's ultimate return to his native carried by assault. On tbis occasion the country, embraces the opportunity of Governor-general in council desired his renewing the expression of the obliga“thanks to be signified to Major Walker tions of the Government for the imporfor the judgment and address which he tant services which have already received manifested in the conduct of the nego its cordial and unqualified testimony, ciations, and for his distinguished exer and which have been enhanced by the tion of military talents in the conflict in eminent and substantial benefits that which be was unavoidably engaged with this Presidency has derived from bis prothe rebels."

tracted residence in India.”

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