Elizabeth Blencorn and Samuel Walton

On Monday se’nnight died in this town, Mrs Ludlam, wife to Mr. Alderman Ludlam.
++On Wednesday died Mrs. Mason, wife to Mr. Mason, Surgeon and Apothecary.
++On Wednesday last, Eliz. Blencorn, a young woman about nineteen years of age, who lived at Ashby-de-la-zouch in this county, and had been for some time past disordered in her senses, drowned herself in a pond at Staunton-Harold, about three miles from Ashby. On Thursday the coroner’s inquest sat on the body and brought in their verdict, lunacy.
++On Thursday last, Samuel Walton, a farmer, of Bringhurst, near Great Easton in this county, hanged himself in a barn near his dwelling house; he had been in a low melancholy way for some time past, and incapable of transacting his business. Yesterday the coroner’s inquest sat on the body and brought in their verdict, lunacy.