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the theory in question asserts, that, in this respect, the died seised of landsin fee simple, and the father had bound old law has not been changed. The act we have cited, himself and his heirs in a bond, and had then died behowever, draws a distinction between the heirs of the fore entering on the lands, the son would not have been testator and the heirs of his ancestor, and implies bound, in respect of these lands, to pay his father's bond that lands will devolve on the heir of the owner only debt, because he “made himself heir to," or traced his when he has not become entitled by descent; and when descent from, his grandfather, who was last seised. he has become entitled by descent, they will always (Hale, MSS.; Co. Litt. 11. b., n. (3)). devolve on the heir of his ancestor, (the purchaser). If the lands had been in the occupation of a tenant The heir of a person must always mean his heir as for years, the case would have been different; for the such, and not as heir to anybody else, unless the con- possession of every tenant for years is, in the eye of text shews a contrary intention.
the law, the actual possession of the freeholder, even It seems clear, therefore, that, when Parliament en- though the latter should get no rent. In such a case, acted, that, in every case, descent shall be traced from therefore, the father, or mesne heir, would have been the purchaser, and explained descent to mean “the considered as actually seised, and the lands would, on title to inherit land by reason of consanguinity," that his death, have descended to the son as his (the father's) it intended to enact, that, in every case, the purchaser heir, and not as heir to the grandfather. Such lands, only should be the stock of descent, to whose heirs, as therefore, would have constituted assets by descent, in such, all hereditaments should descend; and that it did respect of which the son would have been bound to not intend to enact, that, in every case, the title should pay his father's debts secured by bond in which his be traced from the same person as before the act, but heirs were bound. (Bushby v. Dixon, 3 B. & C. 298). that such persons should be his heirs as would have If the lands had been let to a tenant for the term of been entitled if the title to inherit had been traced from his life, another state of circumstances would have the purchaser,
arisen. The tenant having an estate of freehold would The latter view of the case seems, however, to have have been seised of the lands, and nothing would have been suggested through fear of some inconveniences been left to descend but a reversion expectant on this with respect to "assets by descent," which might arise estate. This reversion, however, was itself an estate from the adoption of the more obvious construction. It of inheritance in lands, vested in the owner, grantable may, therefore, perhaps, be desirable, first, to give a by deed with the tenant's attornment, and possessing short statement of the doctrine of the common law on a value as actual property. It was accordingly conthis subject, and, secondly, to consider what alterations sidered as assets by descent; that is, if the lessor had have been made by the Act to amend the Law of In- bound his heirs in an obligation or bond, the heir of the heritance.
lessor was liable on the bond to the value of the reverAt the common law, then, whenever any person sion which descended from his ancestor to him. (See bound his heirs by any deed, specially executed for the Tyndal v. Warre, Jac. 212). In this case no question purpose, to pay a debt or perform a contract, the heir of could arise as to the heir's liability in case of his nesuch person was liable to pay the debt or to perform the glecting to obtain actual seisin; for the seisin of the contract to the extent of the value of the hereditaments land belonged to the tenant for life, and whilst he was which descended from such person to the heir, but nothus seised no one else could be. The heir of the refurther. If the heir was not bound by deed, or if no versioner who had granted the lease was at once liable hereditaments descended to him from the person who to the debt in respect of the reversion which descended execated the deed, he was under no liability, because from his ancestor. he had no assets by descent; that is, he had not enough Suppose, however, that the heir, whilst the reversion (assez) descended to him to render him liable. This was thus vested in him, had himself entered into a being the state of the law, it was soon decided, that, bond, in which he had bound his heirs to the payment If a person bound his heirs by deed to pay a debt, and of money. The reversion vested in him was evidently, lands of sufficient value descended from him to his to all intents and purposes, his own property. It would heir, it was not competent to the heir to avoid his have been bound by his judgment debts; (Giffard v. liability, by neglecting or refusing to enter upon the Barber, 2 Cru. Dig., tit. “ Reversion,” s. 38; S. C., 4 lands. (Year-book, 42 Edw. 3. 10 b). In such a case Vin. Abr. 451; 1 Ves. sen. 174); but what was the law the heir might have obtained an actual seisin at his will, with respect to his bond? The law was this: that the and it was, consequently, just that his liability should reversion was not assets to render the next heir liable not be defeated by his own obstinacy or neglect; but on such bond. (Watk. Descents, 118, 4th ed.; Giffard until entry it is evident that the heir had only a v. Barber, ubi supra). And why? Simply because the seisin in law. Hereditaments, therefore, of which the descent of the reversion was traced, on the heir's deheir had only a seisin in law, were assets by descent to cease, not from him, but from the original lessor. The answer to debts of the ancestor from whom they de maxim “Seisina facit stipitem” could not apply; for scended, if such debts were secured by specialty bind the tenant for life alone was seised, and the original aning his heirs.
cestor, consequently, still continued to be the stock of But, supposing the heir should himself have died descent. The next heir, therefore, though he had the before he had taken possession of the lands, and should reversion as assets by descent, had it not by descent in his lifetime have executed specialties binding his from the mesne heir, but from the original ancestor. heirs to the payment of debts, the question then arose To such ancestor's debts he certainly was liable, but Whether the next heir was liable or not to pay such not to the debts of any intermediate heir in whom the debts in respect of the lands descended to him. And reversion might have vested in its course of descent it was determined that such next heir was under no from the original ancestor. liability to pay such debts; for the maxim was, “ Sei- Let us now endeavour to apply these principles to sina facit stipitem;" and, as the mesne or intermediate the altered state of things produced by the Act for the heir had not been actually seised, the descent was traced Amendment of the Law of Inheritance, (3 & 4 Will. 4, to the next heir, not from the mesne heir as the stock c. 106). This act enacts, that, in every case, descent of descent, but from the ancestor who was last seised. shall be traced from the purchaser, (sect. 2); and it In this case, therefore, the last heir was not bound to explains descent to mean “ the title to inherit land by pay the debts of his immediate predecessor, because reason of consanguinity." (Sect. 1). The title of every the lands which descended did not descend from him, but heir to inherit is, therefore, to be traced from the purfrom the ancestor last seised. So that, if there had been chaser. This we have considered to be equivalent to a grandfather, father, and son, and the grandfather had I saying, in the language of the old books, that the person
to inherit must “make himself heir” to the purchaser, sweeping remedial enactment by which it is preceded. or that the purchaser is to be “the stock of descent." Creditors having specialties binding the heirs of their To this, however, it is objected, that, according to this debtor were certainly intended to be benefited by the interpretation, lands which have been inherited will act, for it gives them a claim in respect of copyhold not be assets by descent. The gist of the objection lands which they did not possess before. A remedial seems to be this: that lands of which the heir was act is to be construed liberally; and a further clause, seised, which he enjoyed during his lifetime, and might applicable only to certain cases, ought not to be consihave disposed of by deed or will, will yet, on his de- dered as narrowing the comprehensive remedy plainly cease, descend to the next heir of the purchaser dis- furnished by the preceding enactment. charged from any liability at law in respect of the bond From the whole there is one conclusion to be drawn, debts of the intermediate heir. No doubt, this must in which all will most probably agree, and that is, that be admitted as a result of our construction of the enact- the Act for the Amendment of the Law of Inheritance ment. But it will be seen that such a consequence is is one of those amendments of the law which greatly not an inconvenience altogether unknown to the law needs to be itself amended.
J. W. as it stood before the passing of the act. A reversion expectant on an estate of freehold was then in the same predicament as an estate in possession is now. The re
COURT OF QUEEN'S BENCH. version was real property belonging to the heir, and
TRINITY TERM.–9 VICTORIÆ.—June 2. vested in him; and yet it was not assets to pay his bond debts, because the descent of it was not traced from This Court will, on Saturday the 13th, Monday the him, but from his ancestor. Surely, then, it is better 15th, Saturday the 20th, and Monday the 22nd day of to adopt the plain and obvious meaning of the act, than June instant, and the five next following days, hold to wrest its language for the purpose of avoiding an in-sittings, and will proceed in disposing of the business in convenience, which in some cases existed before. the Special Paper and New Trial Paper, and in giving
Practically, however, the inconvenience in question judgment in cases then pending does not seem to have any existence; for, at the same
BY THE COURT. time that the act passed for the amendment of the law of inheritance, was passed the "Act to render Freehold) June 2.-Lord Denman, C. J., delivered the judg. and Copyhold Estates Assets for the Payment of simplement of the court in the following cases :Contract Debts,” 3 & 4 Will. 4, c. 104. This act en
Dolby o. Rimington-Judgment for plaintiff. acts, that, “where any person shall die seised of or en May v. Burdett-Rule discharged. titled to any estate or interest in lands, tenements, or
Wakefield v. Brown- Judgment for plaintiff. hereditaments, corporeal or incorporeal, or other real
Barley v. Walford—Judgment for plaintiff. estate, whether freehold, customaryhold, or copyhold,
Petch'o. Lyon-Rule discharged. which he shall not, by his last will, have charged with or devised subject to the payment of his debts, the same
COURT OF EXCHEQUER. shall be assets, to be administered in courts of equity,
TRINITY TERM.-9 VICTORIÆ.-June 4. for the payment of the just debts of such persons, as well debts due on simple contract as on specialty.”] This Court will, on Thursday the 18th day of June This act, it will be remarked, merely requires a dying instant, hold sittings, and will proceed in disposing of seised of or entitled to the lands, in order to ren- the business then pending in the New Trial Paper and der them assets for the payment of the debts of the Special Paper, on the said 18th day of June and on the owner. This act, therefore, appears to have obviated two following days, and on Monday the 22nd day of all the inconvenience in this respect which the act to June instant and the five following days, and on Monamend the law of inheritance would otherwise have day the 29th day of June instant and the five following caused. Whether the property in question be an estate days. . . in possession or reversion, the mere circumstance of the
By the Court. heir having died seised of or entitled to it will render it Read in open court, assets to be administered in equity for the payment of E. Bennett. his debts. If, therefore, creditors, having bonds bind. ing the heirs of their deceased debtor, are deprived by the Act to amend the Law of Inheritance of their legal
London Gazettes. remedy, in respect of lands which descended to such debtor, the act of even date gives them instead a remedy
TUESDAY, JUNE 2. in equity. And this remedy is equal to their former re
BANKRUPTS. medy at law; for the act provides, that, in the admini- l. stration of assets by courts of equity, under the act, all
EDWARD CLARK, Mortimer-road, Kingsland-road, Midcreditors by specialty in which the heirs are bound
al dlesex, builder, June 12 at 11, and July 14 at half-past 11,
Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Alsager.- Fiat shall be paid the full amount of the debts due to them,
dated May 23. before any of the creditors by simple contract or by spe- I THOMAS ROBERTS and JOHN TIDCOMBE HAZARD, cialty in which the heirs are not bound shall be paid College-hill, London, paper agents, stationers, dealers and any part of their demands.
chapmen, June 12 and July 10 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, Between this proviso and the clause we first cited is London: Off. Ass. Belcher : Sol. Wollen, 30, Bucklersa clause rendering the heir and devisee of the debtor liable bury.--Fiat dated May 25, to the same suits in equity, at the suit of any of the cre- JAMES BIRD, Club-row, Bethnal.green, Middlesex, tim. ditors of the debtor, whether creditors by simple contract ber merchant, June 11 at 12, and July 14 at 11, Court of or by specialty, as the heir or devisee of any person who
Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Bell; Sol. Taylor, 38, died seised of freehold estates was, before the passing of
Moorgate-street.- Fiat dated May 26. the act, liable to in respect of such freehold estates, at
CHARLES AIRS, Newport, Isle of Wight, Southampton, the suit of creditors by specialty in which the heirs were
innkeeper, June 11 at 1, and July 13 at ii, Court of Bankbound. This clause certainly appears to be strictly ap
ruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Graham ; Sols. Wilde & Co., plicable only to cases in which the debtor was the pur- | CHARLES HARRIS, Sheffield, tailor, dealer and chapman,
College-hill.--Fiat dated May 15. chaser of the lands, for it mentions only the heir of the
June 19 and July 3 at 11, Cutlers'-ball. Sheffield : Off. Ass. debtor. But it seems impossible, on this account, to Freeman; Sols. Binney, Sheffield ; Pike, Old Burlingtosconsider the clause as in any way restrictive of the street, London.-Fiat dated May 25.
HENRY SHAW, Gerrard-street, Islington, Southampton. Ford, Enfield, Middlesex, common brewer, June 30 at 11,
row, Russell-square, and Sloane-street, Chelsea, Middlesex, Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.--Hen. Ward, Wid. china and glass dealer, dealer and chapman, June 9 at half. ford-mill, near Burford, Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire, and past I, and July 14 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London: Ludgate-st., London, paper manufacturer, June 25 at 1, Off. Ass Johnson ; Sols. Venning & Co., Tokenhouse-yard. Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.-Ed. Speller, Ber--Fiat dated May 26.
ners-st., Oxford-st., Middlesex, tea dealer, June 25 at 11, BENJAMIN FENWICK, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, linen Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.-Wm. Hen. Bond, draper, dealer and chapman, June 12 at 11, and July 29 at Bow. lane, Cheapside, London, ale merchant, June 25 at 11, 1, District Court of Bankruptcy, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.; June 29 at halfOf. Ass. Baker; Sols. Kent, Newcastle-upon-Tyne ; ) past 12, div.-William Aslett, Bitterne, South Stoneham, Nicholls & Doyle, Bedford-row, London.-- Fiat dated May | Southampton, grocer, June 25 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy,
London, aud. ac.; June 29 at 12, fin. div.-William Hum. GEORGE STEELE, Durham, grocer and flour dealer, (car. phryes, Haymarket, Middlesex, hotel keeper, June 25 at 11,
rying on business under the name of Steele & Co.), June Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.- Rob. Clifton, Bran12 and July 28 at 1, District Court of Bankruptcy, Newcas. don, Suffolk, brewer, June 29 at half-past li, Court of tle-upon-Tyne : Off. Ass. Wakley ; Sols. Smith, Durham ; Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.-J. Brooks and Jas. Brooks, Harle, Newcastle-upon-Tyne ; Rogerson, 50, Lincoln's-inn. Glastonbury, Somersetshire, curriers, June 26 at half-past 12, fields, London.-- Fiat dated May 28.
District Court of Bankruptcy, Bristol, and, ac.-W. Kelly, ANTHONY BIRCH, Birmingham, grocer, June 10 at 1, and Chester, common brewer, June 23 at 12, District Court of
July 10 at half past 10, District Court of Bankruptcy, Bir- Bankruptcy, Liverpool, aud. ac.-J. Taylor, Liverpool, mermingham : Off. Ass. Valpy; Sols. Bray, Birmingham ; chant, June 23 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Liverpool, Hill & Matthews, St. Mary Axe, London. --- Fiat dated aud. ac.-S. Archer, Rochdale, Lancashire, woollen manufacMay 19.
turer, June 23 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, ManMATTHEW CHAPMAN, Devonport, Devonshire, painter, chester, aud. ac.; June 25 at 12, div.-Benj. Wood the glazier, and paper hanger, dealer and chapman, June 16 at younger, Leeds, Yorkshire, wine merchant, June 23 at ll, 11, and July 16 at 1, District Court of Bankruptcy, Exeter : | District Court of Bankruptcy, Leeds, aud. ac.; June 25 at Of. Ass. Hernaman ; Sols. Little, Devonport; Stogdon, | 11, div.--Sophia Burton and John Burton, Kingston-uponExeter ; Soles & Turner, Aldermanbury, London.- Fiat Hull, chemists, June 24 at 11, Town-hall, Kingston-upondated May 25,
Hull, aud. ac.-Jas. Imray, Old Fish-street-bill, Upper RANDLE BOWER, Heyrod and Black Rock-mills, near Thames-st., and Minories, London, chart seller, June 23 at
Stalybridge, Lancashire, cotton spinner and manufacturer, half-past 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London, div.- James Jane 17 and July 6 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Balls, Holloway.road, Islington, Middlesex, livery-stable Manchester : Off. Ass. Pott; Sols. Atkinson & Co., Man- keeper, June 23 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London, div. chester ; Abbott, 10, Charlotte-street, Bedford-square, Lon- -jos. Thompson, Norwich, grocer, June 23 at 11, Court of don.-Fiat dated May 27.
Bankruptcy, London, div.-Wm. Morphew, Sevenoaks, JOHN NIELD, Manchester, and Bank-mill, near Lees, Kent, linen draper, June 23 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, and Saddleworth, York London, div.-Geo. Davis, High-st., Southwark, Surrey, shire, woollen manufacturer, dyer, and printer, June 13 at saddler, June 23 at half past 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London, 11, and July 6 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Man. div.- Abraham Stevens Syer, Sudbury, Suffolk, grocer, June chester : Off. Ass. Fraser ; Sols. Worthington & Co., Man- 25 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London, div.-Jos. Whitmore, chester ; Fox, 40, Finsbury-circus, London.-Fiat dated Strand, Middlesex, proprietor of the Illustrated Weekly May 26.
Times, June 25 at 2, Court of Bankruptcy, London, div. JOHŃ HAYES, Newton, Manchester, manufacturing chy-|-Hen. Fricker, Southampton, innkeeper, June 25 at 1, mist, dealer and chapman, June 18 and July 3 at 12, Dis. Court of Bankruptcy, London, div.-Thos. Nichols, Dow. trict Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester : Off. Ass Hobson ; gate-hill, London, carman, June 25 at 12, Court of Bankrupt. Sols. Webster, Manchester ; Austen & Hobson, Gray's-inn, cy, London, div.-Rich. More and Benj. Wm. Blake, NorLondon.-Fiat dated May 18.
wich, coal merchants, June 26 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, DAVID THOMSON, Stanley Spring Bleach Works, Wal.
| London, div.-Benj. Chandler, Stanmore, Middlesex, iron. mersley.cum-Shuttleworth, Bury, Lancashire, bleacher, monger, June 26 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London, div. June 13 and July 3 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, -Wm. Grosvenor, Shetton, and Hanley, Stoke-upon-Trent, Manchester : Off. Ass. Hobson ; Sols. Venables, Manches. Staffordshire, ironfounder, June 24 at 12, District Court of ter ; Milne & Co., Temple, London.-Fiat dated May 26. Bankruptcy, Birmingham, aud. ac. and div.-Thos. Snaith MEETINGS.
and Geo. Snaith, Bishop Auckland, Durham, ironmonger, Thos. Buttermere Waller and J. Waller, Ipswich, Suf. June 25 at half-past 10, District Court of Bankruptcy, Newfolk, grocers, June 15 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London, castle-upon-Tyne, div. last ex.- John Bird, North Shields, Northumberland, linen
CERTIFICATES. draper, June 12 at 1, District Court of Bankruptcy, New.
To be allowed, unless Cause be shewn to the contrary on the castle-upon-Tyne, last ex.- Jas. Stuttard, Manchester, cot. ton spinner, June 15 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy,
Day of Meeting. Manchester, last ex.- Thos. Redford, Croydon.common,
Edw. Sankey, Canterbury, surgeon, June 26 at half-past Surrey, baker, June 27 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London, I 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Jas. Nunn, Baker-st., aud. ac.-Benj. Louis Mever Rothschild, Great Queen-st.: Portman-square, Middlesex, haberdasher, June 29 at half-past Lincoln's Inn-fields, Middlesex, diamond merchant, June 23
12, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Henry Chas. Langley, at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.—Geo. Lang.
Suffolk-place, Hackney-road, Middlesex, apothecary, June 23 Ford, Southampton, grocer, June 24 at 12, Court of Bank.
June 24 at 12Conrt of Bank at half.past 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London.—Thomas ruptcy, London, aud. ac.- John Jas. Clark, Bath-road,
Blackman, Beddenden, Kent, land agent, June 23 at 12, Hounslow, and Twickenham-villas, Twickenham, Middlesex,
Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Thos. Crewdson, Liverpool, and Durdham-down, Westbury-upon-Trym, Gloucestershire,
stock broker, June 23 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, builder, June 24 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud.
Liverpool.—Jos. E. West and Hen. Tennant, Leeds, Yorkac.- Wm. Collins, Rugby, Warwickshire, tailor, June 24 at
shire, stock brokers, June 25 at 11, District Court of Bank. half-past 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.-A.
ruptcy, Leeds.- William Grosvenor, Shetton and Handley, Duffield and Mark Duffield, Slough, Buckinghamshire, iron
Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, iron founder, June 24 at 1, mongers, June 24 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud.
District Court of Bankruptcy, Birmingham.-Chris. Stephen. ae.-Jas. Bryant, Mayfield, Sussex, draper, June 23 at 2,
son, Colne, Lancashire, worsted manufacturer, June 25 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.- Fred. Day, Hemel
District Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester. Hempstead, Hertfordshire, money scrivener, June 23 at 1,
To be allowed by the Court of Review in Bankruptcy, unless Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.—John Dutt, Upper
Cause be shewn to the contrary on or before June 23. st., St. Mary, Islington, Middlesex, carpenter, June 25 at 12, Jesse Hall, Rochdale, Lancashire, share broker.-Samuel Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. ac.-J. Biggs, Hounds. | Lilller, Liverpool, draper.—John Roberts, Plasyn Derwen, ditch, London, undertaker, June 25 at 11, Court of Bank. farmer.-Chas. H. Waters, Queen's-row, Pimlico, Middlesex, ruptcy, London, aud, ac.; at half-past 1, div.-Rich. Brails. I dealer in paintings.-Wm. Fordyce, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, bookseller.--Rich. Edwards, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, woollen Middlesex, corn dealer, No. 58,121 T.; Felix Lewis, assignee. draper.- John Littlewood, New Bond-street, St. George, -J. Yelland, Ecclesfield, near Sheffield, Yorkshire, butcher, Hanover-square, Middlesex, hosier.-Jas. Riding and James No. 66,730 C.; James Machen, assignee.-William Burton, Fielding, Leyland, Lancashire, cotton manufacturers.--John Bow-lane, Cheapside, London, cheesemonger, No. 58,213 T.; C. Chambers, Ipsley, Warwickshire, needle manufacturer. Joseph Strong, assignee.-Ann Eliza Stockley, Bedford-place, Rob. Geo. Spedding, Queen-st., Cheapside, and Bush-lane, Southwark-bridge-road, Surrey, No.58,158 T.; Edward Lars Cannon-st., London, zinc manufacturer.
rence, assignee. - Richard Moorhouse, Height-side, near Pa. PARTNERSHIP DISSOLVED.
diham, Lancashire, cattle dealer, No. 67,253 C.; George Rudd, Hen. John Mant and Hen. J. Harvey, Bath, Somersetshire, assignee. and Box, Wiltshire, attornies, solicitors, and conveyancers. The following Prisoners are ordered to be brought up before Scorch SEQUESTRATIONS.
the Court, in Portugal-st., on Tuesday, June 16, at 9. Thos. Moncur, Montrose, glass merchant.-Alex. Murray,
Henry Nias, Edmonton, Middlesex, surgeon.-T. George Esq., dec., Cally, near Gatehouse, Fleet, Member of Parlia
Martin, Champion-pl., Cold-harbour-lane, Camberwell, Surment for the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.-Angus M Callum
rey, out of business.-Wm. May, John-street, Park-place, & Co., Glasgow, merchants.
Lock's-fields, Walworth, Surrey, carman.-Ch. Weir, Green. INSOLVENT DEBTORS
wich, Kent, clerk to a surveyor.-D. Abraham Clashofska, Who have filed their Petitions in the Court of Bankruptcy, Fort-street, Spitalfields, Middlesex, fancy trimming manufac
and have obtained an Interim Order for Protection from turer.-John Wolsey, Oxford-street, Middlesex, house agent. Process.
Court-house, WAKEFIELD, Yorkshire, June 13 at 10. William Baden, Star-st., Paddington, Middlesex, oil and Richard Shepard, Clayton Heights, near Bradford, Yorkcolour man, June 9 at half-past 12, Court of Bankruptcy, shire, stuff manufacturer. London.—John Peirse, Hoxton Old-town, Middlesex, leather Court-house, OXFORD, (County), June 15 at 10. enameller, June 9 at half-past 12, Court of Bankruptcy, Lon Jehu Hall, Oxford, carpenter. don.-Alfred Swift, Bearland's-farm, Frant, Sussex, miller,
Court-house, KINGSTON-UPON-HULL, June 16 at 10. June 9 at half-past 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Wm.
Wm. Grantham, Kingston-upon-Hull, lace dealer.-Henry Jas. Hannam Golding, Bird-st., Oxford-st., Middlesex, sta
Scott, Hedan New-road, attorney at law. tioner, June 9 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Wm. Powell, Coppice-row, Clerkenwell, Middlesex, undertaker,
Court-house, WORCESTER, (County), June 17, at 10. June 6 at half-past 2, Court of Bankruptcy, London.- Donald
S. Peakman, Rednall, near Bromsgrove, school mistress. M-Pherson, Ipswich, Suffolk, auctioneer, June 6 at half-past
Court-house, HEREFORD, June 18 at 10. 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London.--Henry Long, Ryder's- |
Henry Harvey, Hereford, saddler. court, Leicester-sq., Middlesex, general salesman, June 6 at
Court-house, YORK, June 17 at 10. 2, Court of Bankruptcy, London. --Shepherd Knowling, Col. Martin Redding, Bridlington-quay, private in her Majesty's chester, Essex, baker, June 11 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, coast guard service.—John Wilson, Guisborough, waggoner.London. ---John W. Smith, High-st., Peckham, Surrey, tailor, Christopher Webster, Middleborough, joiner.-Wm. Dretser, June 11 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Wm. Thos. NetherSilton, near Thirsk, labourer.-Wm. Henry Dale, Ayres, Redcross-st., Southwark, Surrey, carpenter, June 11 Bridlington, out of business.-Jasper Barugh, Stokesley, out at ii, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Rich. May, Star-st., of business.---Thos. Harrison, Dalton in Gayles, near RichPaddington, Middlesex, boot maker, June 11 at il, Court of mond, labourer.-Wm. Henderson, Malton-road, near York, Bankruptcy, London.-Isaiah Bartlett, Oxford-place, Water- shoemaker.-George Pulleyn, Skeldergate, out of business.loo-road, Surrey, coach smith, June 11 at ii, Court of G. James Fenton, York, attorney's clerk.-J. Larkin, GoodBankruptcy, London. - William Palmer, Bennett-street, ramgate, shoemaker.-James Stones, York, glass dealer.-P. Stamford-st., Blackfriars, Surrey, watch maker, June 11 at Theakston, Petergate, painter. 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Edw. Edwards, Devon. shire-terrace, New North-road, Middlesex, corn dealer, June
FRIDAY, JUNE 5. 11 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Nicholas Purcell,
BANKRUPTS. Lower Tooting, Surrey, innholder, June 6 at 1, Court of
EDWARD CLARK, Mortimer-road, Kingsland, Middleses, Bankruptcy, London. ---John Fox, Mayfield-street, Dalston,
builder, June 12 at 11, and July 14 at half-past 11, Court Middlesex, accountant, June 16 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy,
of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Alsager; Sol. Wickings, London.-Julius Henochsberg, Theobald's-road, Holborn,
3, Finsbury-terrace, City-road.–Fiat dated May 23. Middlesex, dealer in eau de Cologne, June 11 at 12, Court of
CHARLES GORDON MATTHEW JOHN HOPKINS, Bankruptcy, London.—John Hen. De Burgh, lieutenant on
Portman-street, Portman-square, Middlesex, tailor and drahalf-pay of the 21st Light Dragoons, June 16 at 11, Court of
per, June 16 at half-past i, and July 14 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London. --Sarah Hills, Holles-st., Cavendish
Bankruptcy, London : Off. Ass. Whitmore; Sol. Mead, 45, square, Middlesex, dealer in papier mache, June 4 at 11,1
Bedford-row.-Fiat dated May 28. Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Geo. Hen. Bush, Seymour
WILLIAM MITCHELL, Finsbury-place South, London, place, Bryanstone-square, Middlesex, out of business, June 6
also of Upper Fitzroy-street, Fitzroy-square, Middlesex, at 2, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-John Fisher Grist,
and Kent-street, Southwark, Surrey, furniture dealer, June Bath, Somersetshire, licensed victualler and innkeeper, June
10 at half-past 10, and July 3 at 10, Court of Bankruptcy, 11 at half-past 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Bristol.
London: Off. Ass. Pennell; Sol. Kinsey, 20, Bloomsbury J. Jones, Bristol, stone mason, June 11 at 12, District Court
square. _Fiat dated May 30. of Bankruptcy, Bristol.-- William Hall, Midford, Charter
harter | WILLOUGHBY MARSHALL SMITHSON, Saint Paul, house Hinton, Somersetshire, billiard maker, June 12 at 12,
near Canterbury, printer and publisher, dealer in railway District Court of Bankruptcy, Bristol.-Mansell Rawleigh
shares, dealer and chapman, June 16 at half-past 12, and Dawkin, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, ship broker, June 19 at 12,
July 16 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass. District Court of Bankruptcy, Bristol.--Ebenezer J. Wonfor,
Johnson; Sol. Lewis, Warwick-court, Gray's-inn.- Fiat Bryncairai, Llanelly, Carmarthenshire, officer of excise, June
dated June 2. 19 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Bristol.-H. M Cann, JOHN BODDINGTON. Manchester, corn, hop, and proviManchester, plasterer, June 9 at 12, District Court of Bank
sion dealer, dealer and chapman, June 17 at 11, and July 30 ruptcy, Manchester.-Robt. Smith, Ramsbottom, Lancashire,
at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London : Off. Ass. Green; June 13 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester.
Sols. Russell & Co., High-street, Southwark.–Fiat dated Jos. Hartley, Bower-house Fold, Livesey, Lancashire, power
May 25. loom weaver, June 9 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Man
JAMÉS CONLEN, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, woollen chester.- John Wilson, Bingham, Nottinghamshire, bricklayer,
draper, June 19 and July 21 at 1, District Court of BankJune 13 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Birmingham.
ruptcy, Bristol: Off. Ass. Miller; Sol. Dowling, GloucesSaturday, May 30.
ter.-May 27. The following Assignees have been appointed. Further Par JOHN SOLOMON, Exeter, outfitter, dealer and chapman,
ticulars may be learned at the Office, in Portugal-st., Lin- June 17 at 11, and July 16 at 1, District Court of Bankcoln's-inn-fields, on giving the Number of the Case.
ruptcy, Exeter : Off. Ass. Hirtzel; Sols. Stogdon, Exeter ; Ebenezer Stevens, Slater-street, Brick-lane, Bethnal-green, Jones, 15, Sise-lane, London.-Fiat dated May 27.
ROBERT SHEEL, Wilsted-street, Somers'-town, Middle
CERTIFICATES. sex, grocer and tea dealer, June 15 at half-past 2, and July
to be allowed, unless Cause be shewn to the contrary on or 20 at half-past 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London: Off. Ass.
before the Day of Meeting. Graham ; Sols. Hill & Co., St. Mary Axe.--Fiat dated
Rob. Stephenson, Southwick-street, Hyde-park, Middlesex, June 2.
apothecary, June 26 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London.JOHN DAVIS PAINE, Hatcham, Surrey, publisher, and of
Thos. Williams, Fenchurch-st., London, merchant, June 26 Duke-street, Westminster, Middlesex, copper-plate and li.
at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London. - Miles Griffith and thographic printer, picture frame dealer, dealer and chap
Philip Pearson, New Bond-street, Middlesex, tailors, June man, June 15 at 3, and July 20 at 12, Court of Bank.
26 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Rob. Weatherhog ruptcy, London: Off. Ass. Turquand; Sol. Richardson,
and Rich. Weatherhog, Stone, Kent, farmers, June 26 at 1, Coleman-street.-Fiat dated June 3. PAUL SHAWSON and THOMAS BEESTON YOUNG,
Court of Bankruptcy, London.--Thos. Metcalfe, Princes-st.,
Red Lion-square, Middlesex, carpenter, June 26 at 2, Court Louth, Lincolnshire, chymists, druggists, brokers, dealers
of Bankruptcy, London.-Wm. Mills, Foster-lane, London, and chapmen, (carrying on business under the firm of Shaw
glove manufacturer, June 27 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, Lon. son & Young), June 17 and July 8 at 11, District Court of
don.-Eliz. S. Dykes, Romford, Essex, basket maker, June Bankruptcy, Kingston-upon-Hull: Off. Ass. Kynaston; Sols. Wilson, Binbrook; Humphreys & Co., Chancery-lane,
26 at half-past 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Edward
Morgan, Lisson-street, St. Mary-le-bone, Middlesex, coach London.-Fiat dated May 23.
builder, June 26 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Phil. HODGSON STELLING, Well, Yorkshire, wool comber,
Kleft, South-st., Manchester-sq., Middlesex, cheesemonger, top maker, dealer and chapman, June 16 and July 13 at 11,
June 26 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Robert W. District Court of Bankruptcy, Leeds : Off. Ass. Young;
Sheppard, Ensham, Oxfordshire, innkeeper, June 26 at 12, Sols. Cariss, Leeds; Williamson & Co., Gray's Inn, Lon
Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Edw. Dorling, Ipswich, Suf. don.-Fiat dated May 30.
folk, Berlin wool dealer, June 29 at half-past 2, Court of WILLIAM NORTCLIFFE, Thornhill Briggs, Halifax, York
Bankruptcy, London.-John Barwise, St. Martin's-lane, Midshire, and Manchester, dyer, stover, and stuff manufacturer,
dlesex, watch maker, June 30 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, (under the style or firm of William Nortcliffe & Co.), June
London.-Valentine Elkins, Southampton-place, Euston-sq., 15 and July 13 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Leeds :
and High-st., Mary-le-bone, Middlesex, coach maker, June Of. Ass. Young; Sols. Battyes & Co., Huddersfield;
30 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Ebenezer Henry Jacques & Co., Ely-place, London.-Fiat dated May 22. JOHN BEETHAM, Richmond, Yorkshire, gun maker,
Durden, Pitchcomb-mill, Standish, Gloucestershire, manufac
turing chemist, June 30 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, dealer and chapman, June 16 and July 7 at 11, District
Bristol.-Edwin Hoare, Charfield, Gloucestershire, foreman Court of Bankruptcy, Leeds : Off. Ass. Hope ; Sols. Harle, Leeds; Kirk, Symond's Inn, London.-Fiat dated May 30.
to a clothier, June 30 at 1, District Court of Bankruptcy, ROBERT BLEAKLEY, Liverpool, bricklayer, builder, and
Bristol. publican. June 16 and July 9 at 12, District Court of Bank- / To be allowed by the Court of Review in Bankruptcy, unless ruptcy, Liverpool: Off. Ass. Turner ; Sols. Green, Liver Cause be shewn to the contrary on or before June 26. pool; Gregory & Co., Bedford-row, London.-Fiat dated | Joseph Scholefield, Cheapside, London, cutler.-Michael May 29.
Jones, Theobald's-road, Middlesex, grocer.-James Emmins, MEETINGS.
Princes-road, Notting-hill, Kensington, Middlesex, builder. Ges. Thomson and Jas. F. Forbes, Crutched-friars, London, George Butler Earp, London, ship broker.--Henry Docker, corn factors, June 23 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London. Pall-mall, Middlesex, oilman. pr.d.-Geo. Davies, Borough High-street, Southwark, Surrey,
FIATS ANNULLED. sadder, June 23 at half past 1, Court of Bankruptcy, Lon Edward Few, Manchester, cabinet maker.-S. Knowles, don, last ex.-Aug. Thos. A. Barfield, Bristol, artist, June | Exeter, common brewer. 29 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Bristol, last ex.-John
Scotch SEQUESTRATIONS. Hearth, Rochdale, Lancashire, woollen manufacturer, June | Robert Walker, Glasgow, warehouseman.-A. Flockhart, 17 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester, last ex. Kinross, tanner.- Neill Macdonald, Glasgow, plumber.-G. -Chas. Hen. Cartwright, Warrington, Lancashire, grocer, | Nicol, Newburgh, corn merchant. June 17 at 12, District Court of Bankruptcy, Manchester,
INSOLVENT DEBTORS last ex.-Sam. Pritchett and Jos. P. Oridge, Charlbury, Oxfordshire, glove manufacturers, June 27 at ii, Court of Bank- Who have filed their Petitions in the Court of Bankruptcy, ruptcy, London, aud. ac.--Eliz. S. Dykes, Romford, Essex, and have obtained an Interim Order for Protection from basket maker, June 26 at half-past 12, Court of Bankruptcy,
Process. London, aud. ac.- Valentine Elkins, Southampton-place, John Shillinglaw, Waterloo-place, Pall-mall, Middlesex, Euston-sq., and High-street, Mary-le-bone, Middlesex, coach librarian to the Geographical Society, June 18 at 12, Court of maker, June 30 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London, aud. Bankruptcy, London.-George Francis Roberts, Union-st., ac.- Alex. M. Beaumont, Honley, Almondbury, Yorkshire, Southwark, Surrey, stationer, June 18 at 11, Court of Bankwoollen cloth manufacturer, June 29 at 11, District Court of ruptcy, London.-Joseph Theodore Boiletti, Brighton, Sussex, Bankruptcy, Leeds, aud. ac.-Owen Hughes, Holyhead, Isle assistant to a hairdresser, June 18 at 11, Court of Bankruptcy, of Anglesea, Carnarvonshire, linen draper, June 30 at 11, London.-Richard Downes, Gravel-lane, Southwark, Surrey, District Court of Bankruptcy, Liverpool, aud. ac.- Robert bedstead maker, June 18 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London. Headington, Bath and Liverpool, laceman, June 30 at 12, Margaret Jane Campbell, Alfred-place, Bedford-square, District Court of Bankruptcy, Liverpool, aud. ac.-John Vey Middlesex, widow, lodging-house keeper, June 18 at 11, sey, Exeter, hatter, June 30 at 11, District Court of Bank. Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Richard Graves, Arundel. ruptcy, Exeter, aud. ac.; July 1 at 11, div.-Thos. Oakley, court, Coventry-street, Haymarket, Middlesex, out of busi. St. Alban's, Hertfordshire, farmer, June 30 at 12, Court of ness, June 18 at half-past 11, Court of Bankruptcy, London. Bankruptcy, London, div.-Lucy Williams, Oxford, woollen Robert Bowman the elder, Fleet-street, London, carver, draper, June 26 at half-past 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London, June 18 at 12, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Thos. Bull, div.-John Brooks and Jas. Brooks, Glastonbury, Somerset- Union-road, Clapham-rise, Surrey, clerk to a civil engineer, shire, curriers, June 30 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, June 18 at half-past li, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Bristol, div.-Francis Ward, Batley, Yorkshire, rag mer. Edward Springall, Acle, Norfolk, blacksmith, June 16 at 11, chant, June 29 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Leeds, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-Richard Cale, Hatton-gardiv.-Dav. Broadhead and Aug. John Halcro, Leeds, York- / den, Middlesex, smelling-bottle maker, June 18 at 11, Court shire, stock brokers, June 29 at 11, District Court of Bank. of Bankruptcy, London.-Wm. Andrew Hunter, Smith-st., ruptcy, Leeds, div.- Benjamin Clark, Leeds, Yorkshire, corn Jubilee-street, Stepney, Middlesex, wharfinger, June 18 at 12, factor, June 29 at 11, District Court of Bankruptcy, Leeds, Court of Bankruptcy, London.-John Daniel Haydon, Zoardiv.-John Holroyd and Rob. 8. Holroyd, Soyland, Halifax, place, Camberwell-lane, Brixton, Surrey, bread and biscuit Yorkshire, cotton spinners, June 29 at 11, District Court of baker, June 18 at 1, Court of Bankruptcy, London.- Joshua Bankruptcy, Leeds, div.-Sophia Burton and John Burton, Gooday, Wickhom Bishop, Essex, wheelwright, June 18 at 1, Kingston-upon-Hall, chemists, July 1 at 11, District Court Court of Bankruptcy, London.-James Sanders, Kendrick'sof Bankruptcy, Kingston-upon-Hull, div.
| place, Chenies-street, Bedford-square, Middlesex, carpenter,