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Darnell, Mr., his new valve for water Superintendent at Canton, '36. pipes, '28. 180.

238. Darnley, Earl of, dies, '36. 240, Davis's quadrant, '29. 62. 241.

Davis's Štrait discovered, '30. 95. Dart Improvement Act, '35. 223. Davila, '31. 72; '31. 79. Dartford, population of, '33. 64.

E. C., '32. 56. and Crayford Creeks Im

J. H., id. 72. provement Act, '41. 222.

Davy, Sir Humphry, '31. 76; '32. powder-mills, explosion 62; galvanism, 29. 60; his obat, '34. 241.

servations on the formation of Dartmoor and Plymouth Railway, mist, '30. 85, 86; his observaaccount of, '37. 89; '41. 64.

tions on descending the Danube, Dartmouth, population and repre '30. 86, 87; his papers in the Phi

sentation of, '33. -60; Floating losophical Transactions referred Bridge Act, '31.211.

to, '30. 68; dies, '30. 262; inDarwin, Dr. Erasmus, '31. 76 ; '32. tended monument to him, '42. his allusion to the approach

240. of spring, 29. 31; his cure of Dawley Magna, population of, '33. epilepsy instanced, 35, 34.

71. Datchet, accident at, 29.243. Dawlish, population of, '33. 60.

Bridge Road Act, '42. 196. Day, civil, mode of reckoning, '28. Date, monumental (first), :29. 56. 1; division of the, '31. 5; its Date-plum, '29. 65.

commencement at midnight, when Dates, duty on (1832), '33. 191. the practice arose, id. 6; lunar, D’Aubenton, '31, 77; 32. 69.

its duration, '30, 49. D'Auvergne, '31, 71; 32. 67.

and night, early marks for the Dava, bridge of, destruction of, '31. division of time, '30. 6. 228.

time of the, how computed by Davanzati, B., 31.72; 32. 56. the Italians, '31. 6, 7; table, Davenant, Dr., his “ Essay on the showing the hour of mid-day, ac

probable means of making People cording to the Italian mode of gainers in a Balance of Trade," reckoning, for six different cities, referred to, '35. 72.

id. 8. Daventry, population of, '33. 69,

mode of reckoning, by the David, '31. 64; '32. 46.

ancient Jews, '28. 1; by the RoAbraham ben, '32. 47.

man Catholic Church, id. ib. Emeric, dies, '40. 141.

how divided amongst the Chireign of, '28, 50.

nese, '31.9; amongst the Hindoos, King of Scots, prisoner, '28. id. 10-12; amongst the Maho58.

metans, '31. 9. Davie, Adam, '31. 68. '32.58. Days of the Calendar, '28. 8-15. Davies, Mr. Griffith, his improve of the week, names of, Latin,

ments on Mr. Barrett's method of English, and Saxon, 28. 2; a calculating life contingencies, '40. table to find the, for any given 5-24; bis method of computing year, from 5000 B.c. to A.D. 2700, the sum to be paid for assurance '30. 32, 33. on the borrowing of money to be Day-schools, endowed and unen

paid by annuity, '42. 17, 18. dowed, in the several counties of Davies, Mr. J., architect of the England, in 1828, -29. 93; num.

Stockwell Proprietary Grammar ber of, unendowed, in Wales, in School, '35. 240; of the Marine 1818, 29, 94; day-schools of Insurance Office, '38. 232.

Scotland, number of scholars in Daviesia cordata, '31. 38; latifolia, the, endowed and unendowed, in id. ib.

1818, '29. 94. Davis, Mr. J. F., appointed Chief | D’Azara, F., '31. 77.

Deacle, Mr. and Mrs., motion by

of the abolition of, in certain cases, Colonel Evans concerning their '38. 185; its effect on the numbər treatment by Mr. B. Baring, '32. of charges of certain offences, '42. 194.

103; abolition of, punishment of, Dead bodies, regulations concerning Bill for, '41. 209; debate on, de

the anatomical examination of, feated, id. 211; Bill for total aboand the interment of, and certifi lition of, again introduced by Mr. cates concerning the same, and F. Kelly, '42. 174; punishment other matters, '33. 157, 158.

of, for coining, abolished (2 W. Deadnettle, the red, '28. 33.

IV. c. 31), '33. 130, 131; for Dead-reckoning, what it is,'41. 39. stealing in a dwelling-house, and Dead-weight, the amount of in for horse or cattle stealing (2 and

1822, '32. 90, 91; amount of 3 W. IV. c. 62), '33. 118; for (1831), and period of its expira forgery, except for forging wills tion, id, 178.

and powers of attorney for tranzDeadly Nightshade, poisonous pro ferring stock (2 and 3 W. IV. c.

perties of, and remedies against, 123), id. 169; abolished for for28. 121, 122.

gery (7 W. IV, and 1 Vict. c. 81), " De Arte Metricâ," '32. 53.

'38. 158, 159; for returning from “De Arte supputandi," '29. 56. transportation (4 and 5 W. IV. c. “ De Arte Venandi," '32. 63.

67), '35. 151; for letter-stealing Deaf and Dumb, Asylum for, '30. and crilege (5 and 6 W. IV. c.

140; meeting of subscribers to, 81), '36. 114; for embezzlement particulars of the institution, '42. by servants of the Bank or South 240.

Sea Company, or for demolishing persons, proportion Churches, &c., or for rape, '42. of, to population iu Great Britain 138; Act abolishing the punislı. and in Europe, id. ib.

ment of, in certain cases, 1837 Deal, population of (1821), '29. 81; (7 W. IV. and 1 Vict. c. 91),

reading and other rooms, account 38. 163–165; further Act as to of, :37. 246; Pier Act, '39. 215; other offences (4 and 5 Vict. c. Water Act, '41. 218.

56), '42. 138, 139. Deals, price of in London in 1834, Death, sentences of, in 1818, 1828, '36. 178.

and 1838, and for what offences, DEALS and DEAL Ends, see TIMBER. 40. 133; in 1832, '31. 64; in Dealtry, Mr., his opinion on the in England and Wales, in 1834, '36. crease of crime, '29. 97.

39—45; 1834, 1835, and 1836, Dean, forest of, riots at, '32. 238. '38. 185; in 1834, 1835, 1836,

bridge, Edinburgh, described, and 1837, '39. 93; in 1834, 1835, id. 232.

1836, 1837, and 1838, '40. 134; Deanbead Reservoir Act, '39. 211; in each year, in England and 42. 194.

Wales, from 1834 to 1839, '41. Deans and Chapters, vicars choral, 114; number of in 1839, id. 113;

&c., &c. (Ireland), income of, in in 1834, 1838, 1839, and 1840, 1831, '34. 179.

'42. 104; 1820 and 1810, id. Death, apparent, treatment of per 105; number of sentences of, in sons in cases of, '29. 124, 125. Ireland in 1834, '36.58. influence of climate on the

number of persons condemncauses of, '41. 32.

ed to, in France (1826), '29. 89; causes of, in England and in 1828, 30. 215; in England Wales in 1837, '40. 33–37; in and France (1826), '29. 89. 1838, 41. 22–25; in London in

for political offences in 1838, id. 33.

France, proposed, '31. 239. -punishment of inflicted from

- power of iusects to counter1820 to 1826, 28. 170; effects feit, '29. 42.

H

“ Death of Abel,” '32. 65. Deaths, number of per cent. from

each of twelve classes of diseases in England and Wales, 240. 47– 49; from twelve principal causes of mortality (1838), '41. 28; increase of, per cent. in England and Wales from 1821 to 1831, 41. 28; ages of persons in England and Wales, id. 53, 54; proportionate number of, amongst men and women in England and Wales, in 1838, 1839, and 1840, '42. 50.

proportion of, from the use of spirituous liquors, 29, 123.

&c., Act for registering, in England (6 and 7 W. IV. c. 86), 37. 141, 142; Act to explain and amend same ( 7 W. IV. and 1 Vict. c. 22), '38. 130-132.

number of registered in the year ending 30th June, 1838, '40. 53; in years ending 30th June, 1838 and 1839, 241. 50–57; abstract of, &c., id. 52—54; in 1837-8, 1838-9, and 1839-40, and in each quarter of the same, '42. 46.

in France, from 1817 to 1825, '28. 89; in Paris in 1826, id. ib. See further, MEDICAL and

VITAL STATISTICS. Death's-head hawk, '29. 41. Denina, '32. 57. Dent, Mr., his determination of the

difference of longitude between two places by chronometer, '41.

44. De Beauvoir, Sir John, tried for

perjury, '36. 245. Debdale Hill and South Muskham

Road Act, '40. 216. De Brosses, '31. 77; '32. 69. De Brune, '31. 73. Debt, number of persons confined

for in 1828, in the several prisons of London, '30. 214; number of committals for, to the various prisons of the metropolis in 1829, 31. 191; number of warrants for, and writs of execution, and bailable processes in Middlesex and Surrey in 1831, '34. 171, 172.

imprisonment for, length of

confinement of several persons in 1839, '40. 188; Act abolishing on mesne process (1 and 2 Vict.

c. 110), '39. 124. Debt, interest upon the, &c., allowed

by a jury (3 and 4 W. IV. c. 42), '34. 124.

civil, of small amount, Act for abolishing in Scotland imprisonment for (5 and 6 W. IV. c. 70),

36. 131. Debtors, number of, in the London

prisons in 1832, '34. 172; number of, in England and Wales in 1832, '34. 171; Ireland, do., id. ib.; number confined on 1st July, 1839, in the United Kingdom,

40. 188. Decades, French, '30. 20. Decadi, a French revolutionary day,

30. 20. Decagramme (French), its weight,

*30. 113. Decalitre (French), its value, '30.113. Decamètre (French), its value, id. ib. “ Decamerone,” '32. 54. Deccan abandoned to the English, id.

45. December, month of, description of

the natural appearances of, inEng. land, '28. 4); observations of a Naturalist on the, '29. 44, 45 ; '30. 47.

moth, '29. 44. Decemvirs at Rome, '28. 51. Décigramme (French), its weight,

'30. 113. Décilitre (French), its value, id. ib. Decimal Arithmetic invented, '28. 60.

- coinage, observations on the practibility of, by A. de Morgan, 41. 17-21.

fractions, Lord Napier, '29. 56. Décime (France), value of, &c.

(1829), '30. 104. Décimètre (French), its value, id:

113. Décistère (French), its value, id. ib. Decius, persecution of the Christians

under, '28. 55. Decker, Jer., '31. 73; '32. 73. Declaration or affirmation of Qua

kers or Moravians received in civil

and criminal cases (9 G. IV. c. 32), '29. 154, 155; to be taken under the Corporation and Test Act Repeal Act, id. 146; Act enabling persons, &c., &c., to substitute, in lieu of oaths (5 and 6 W. IV. c. 62), '36. 128, 129. See further, MORAVIANS, OATHS, QUA

KERS, SEPARATISTS. Declination of the celestial bodies, what, '38. 92.

Circles, what they are, '42. 21. Decline and Fall of the Roman Em

pire, '32. 62. Decomposition of earths and alkalis,

Davy, '29. 60. Decree, the Berlin, '31.56; the Mi

lan, id. ib. Decussate Melaleuca, '31. 41. “ De Die Natali,” '32, 53. Dee, John, '37. 23; his works, id. 38-40.

Road Act, '38. 212. Deed stamps, produce of, in 1827, '29. 188; amount of duty on,

in 1837, '39. 178; the same in 1838, 40. 173.

defacing, punishment (1828), '28. 133; for stealing

Dei, a Persian' month, '30. 19.
Deig, battle of, '32. 42.
“ De Imperio Romano,” '32. 61.
Deipnosophistæ, id. 49.
De Jonge, '31. 79; '32. 74.
Delambre, his corrections used for

the Nautical Almanac, '29. 15;
his measurement of the arc be-
tween Dunkirk and Rhodes, '30.

112. Delaware, population of, and nur

ber of slaves in, in 1790, 1800, 1810, 1820, and 1830, '33. 90 ; abstract of the constitution, government, legislative and executive, judiciary appointments and elective franchise of (1831), '32. 116; extent, population, and num

ber of representatives, id. 120. Delegates, court of, Bill for abolition

of, '33. 205. “ De l'Esprit,” '32. 69. Delhi, massacre at, id. 27. Delille, '31. 77; '32. 69. De l'Isle, '31. 69; his graduation

of the thermometer still used by

the Russians, '30. 90. Della Torre, *31. 70.

Valle, id. 72. Deluge, tbe, '28. 49. De Lunatico Inquirendo, expenses of

commissions diminished (3 and 4

W. IV. c. 36), '34. 118. Demarara, number of slaves in, in

1826, '29. 199; registered number of, in 1817 and 1822, '34. 180; quantity of rum imported from, in 1829, '31. 186 ; in 1831, '33. 183; sugar, quantity imported from in 1804,'36. 170; fire in, 30. 259.

and Essequibo, date of capitulation of, how governed, population, imports and exports and tonnage inwards and outwards (1831), '32. 104, 105; education, state of, and amount of population in, '34. 181; mumber of Jews in (1829), '30. 100; value of imports and exports into and from in

1833, '37. 164.
Demetrius, '31.73, 78; '32.52.

Gr., id. ib.
Phalareus, '28. ib.
of Rostoff, 32.76.

for

same, id. ib.

“Deeds of the Franks,” '32. 68. “ Deeds of Philip," id. 67. Deer-stealing, punishment for, '28.

133; snaring, id. 134. Dees, New, population of, '33. 81;

Old, id. ib. Defacing documents or records, pu

nishment for, '28. 133; for steal

ing same, id. ib. 6 Defence of Christianity,” '32. 53. Definitive peace of Vienna, '31.51.

treaty of peace between Great Britain and America, id. 53. Defoe, Daniel, id. 74 ; '32. 61; his

Complete English Tradesman," extract from, '29. 142. Deformities, exposure of, law relating to (1829), '30. 137.

often produced by tiglit stays, '29. 121. Degree, measurement of, '28. 90. Degrees, hours, how reduced to, '32.

7.* De Guignes, J., '31. 77; '32. 69..

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Demise of the crown, Act appointing

Lords Justices in case of the death of Queen Victoria (7 W.IV. and

i Vict. c. 72), '38. 153, 154. Democracy suppressed and restored

at Athens, '28. 52. Democritus, '31. 64; '32. 48; as

tronomy, '29. 58. De Morgan, Mr. A., on the calcu

lation of single life contingencies, '40.5—24; the same subject contined, '42. 1-19; on the use of small tables of Logarithms in commercial calculations, and on the practicability of a decimal

coinage, '41.5—21. Demosthenes,'28.51;'31.64; '32.48. Denbighshire, extent and population

of, and number of sessions, magistrates, and parishes in, '28. 79; population of, and of the principal towns of, in 1811, 1821, and 1831; value of real property in, and its representation, '33. 79, 80; summary of same in 1821 and 1831, distinguishing the sexes, id. 89; the same in 1841, '42. 108; population of 1801, 1811, 1821, 1831, and 1841, and increase per cent., id. 110; population and representation of, '33. 79; bastards, number of, born in, in 1830, '34. 89; excise licences issued, and public-houses in, number of (1831), '32. 185; houses, number of, inhabited, uninhabited, and building, in 1841, '42. 108; jurors in, in 1835, '37. 175; occupations of persons in (1831), '35. 92; offenders in, and proportion of to population (1837), '39.90; Rates, amount of poor and county rates levied in, in 1826, '29. 197; the same for 1827, and account of its expenditure, id. 198; amount of poor rate levied in, from March, 1827, to March, 1828, and expenditure of same,'30.216; from March, 1828, to March, 1829, '31. 195; for year ending 25th March, 1830, '32. 184; for the year ending 25th March, 1831, '33. 187; expended on the poor in year ending Easter, 1832,'34. 175; amount levied and expenditure for year ending 25th

March, 1833, 35. 189; in the
year ending 25th March, 1834,
136. 174; proportion of paupers
relieved to the population of, in
1839 and 1840,'42.168; Schools,
number of Church of England in,
and of scholars in same (1832), -
'33. 121; house tax, inhabited
houses assessed to, and rental of
same, for year ending 5th April,
1830, '32. 106, 107; turnpike
trusts, their extent and income in
(1834), '35. 193; trusts in, and
income and expenditure of same
in 1834, '37. 177; the same and
length of roads in 1839, 42. 122;

Roads Act, '35. 222.
Denford Chapel built and endowed

by G. H. Cherry, Esq., '35. 230. Denham, John, '31. 72; 32. 60.

Colonel, death of, '29. 240. Denina, 31. 76. Denio with Pwllheli, population of,

33. 79. Denman, Sir Thomas, Attorney-Ge

neral, '31. 240 ; Lord Chief Justice of England, '33. 232.

Lord, Lord Speaker of the House of Lords, '36. 204 ; Lord High Steward at the trial of Lord Cardigan, '42. 175; his observation on the publication of libels, '38. 244; his declaration in Stockdale v. Hansard, mentioned in the Commons, '38. 201; mentions the subject in the Lords, id. ib.; his explanation in the House of Lords of the charge against him relating to Lord Waldegrave, '42. 179; his remarks on prosecutions for objectionable sen

timents, id. 240. Denmark, extent, population, and na

val and military force of, and extent and population of same with its colonies (1826), '33. 54, 55; its extent and population in 1828, 28. 70; (Proper), its extent and population in 1828, '28. 70; and her colonies, extent and population of in 1828, id. 74; Monarchy of, its extent, population, sovereign, capital, religion, revenue, debt, army and navy, in 1828, 29. 72,73; number of Jews in (1829),

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