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THE TRAGEDY IN WALWORTH.

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THE TRAGEDY IN WALWORTH. On Tuesday, Mr. Carttar, the coroner, held an inquiry at the Nelson Tavern into the death of John Peacock, who it was alleged had committed suicide at 97, Trafalgar- street, Walworth, whilst in a state of semi-lunacy. The deceased was a follower of the sect called Southcottians, and for some time his cooperage is said to have been the place where "Johanna Southcote and her followers held their meetings. Owing to illness, Peacock's shop had been shut up for some time past, and he (Peacock) had been con- fined to his bed, labouring under the idea that the devil was seeking him, and that if he left his room he would fall into his clutches. James John Loveday said he was a cooper, and resided at 97, Trafalgar-street, and that he had worked for the deceased, who was a master cooper, and was 50 years of ag-e. On Thursday, the 23rd inst., he was present in the room occupied by the deceased and his wife. There were also there Mr. Gibbins and his wife, and in consequence of some wrangling going on between deceased and his daughter, he (witness) left the room and went into the yard. In about ten minutes after deceased ran past him, and went into the closet. He had nothing in his hand. Gibbins followed him, and with a piece of wood battered at the door, and then returned to the house. Witness after that went to the door, and, finding it tightly jammed in, procured a crowbar, and wrenched it open. He then found the deceased with his throat cut. A razor was found near him in a pool ot blood. Peacock was then alive, and he was removed to his bed. Police-constable All way proved finding the razor. Mr. Wright, surgeon, said on Thursday last he was called to too I¡r!lde 97, Trafalgar street, by the police, and foulJ" massed with a deep wound in his throat, which cjoscd his death. He had no doubt that it was a Inlcjd3.1 injury. The witness Lovtday was here recalled, and in answer to questions from the coroner, said he be- lieved the deceased was not in his right mind. There was no truth that he attacked his wife with a chopper. Ho thought that the excitement of the quarrel with his daughter was the cause that led to the suicide. Frederick Peacock, a brother of the deceased, said he thought his relative's mind was disturbed by a religious mania. The deceased be- lieved in the Pr< f.itant faith and the Bible under Johanna South'"te. They had a chapel of their own in which th".v used to discuss religious matters. The witness never had any argument with his brother as his views did not suit him (witness). Deceased was an inoffensive man, and would not hurt a worm. Ha never heard him talk about the devil. He believed he was in great fear of Mr. and Mrs. Giubins. His brother could not call the place his own, and he (witness) anticipated something would happen sooner or later. A witness a ned Hetcher also expressed his opinion that decode for some time had been in an insane state of mind. Mr. Gibbins said he married deceased's daughter, and it was only to protect his wife from the ill usage of her father th.Lt he interfered on Thursday last. The jury eventually returned a verdict that the deceased causer! ins own death, he being in an un- sound state of mind at the time.

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