a taylor in Red-cross-street

Last week one Bruce, a taylor in Red-cross-street, cut his own throat, and died soon after.
++And yesterday morning, Mr Shields, a wealthy grazier at Stockerson near Uppingham, was found hanging in an apple-tree; he is supposed to have been disordered in his senses.
++Last wednesday evening died after a long and painful illness at Bunny-Park, Lady Parkyns, with of Sir Thomas Parkyns, baronet. She was endowed with many amiable and exemplary qualities and remarkably benevolent and charitable towards the poor.
++We can assure the public that the report of serjeant Godfrey of the Leicestershire militia being whipp’d and broke at Winchester is entirely without foundation and propagated by some malicious person with an intent to hurt his character; the author of which report, if discovered, will be prosecuted with the utmost severity, the serjeant being determined to spare no expence to clear his reputation.