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FUNERAL OP THE LATE ROBERT G. I WILLIAMS, ESQ., On Wednesday morning last the mortal remains of this beloved gentleman were conveyed to their last rest- ing-place in the family vault at Llaafaes churchyard, near Beaumaria. The deceased gentleman was the se- cond son of the late Sir Robert Williams, Friars, and brother to Sir R. B. W. Bulkeley, Bart., M.P., Baron Hill. He was from his infancy, and throughout his whole life, well known for his uniformly charitable dis- position, and, as an instance of his sympathetic conduct, it is affirmed, that when a young man with his father at Friars, he one day in his walks met a poor beggar. The wind was cold and sharp, and the snow lying deep upon the ground, and while the miserable beggar was medi- tating where he would shelter himself from the storm, he espied a gentleman coming towards him, of whom he asked alms. Pitying the poor man, he not only gave him money, but also took his shoes and stockings from off his own feet, and gave them al8< to the beggar, re- marklOg-" And take them. also; I have another pair. it home! after which he joyfully r eturned home shoe- less. At an early age he entered t: 18 army, from which, however, on his attainirfg to the p. -ot of he re- tired, and was immediately appoint 8d Comptroller of the Household to the Lord Lieutenag t of Ireland, at the Castle, Dublin. This office he ret, inedi with great ere- dit to himself, up to the time of 111 (feath. Whenever, at the time of his visits to his brotl Ler at Baron Hin, he in his walks met with some of the alli iiiiiabitanto of Beaumaris, and who apparently kr. ew hirr4,he generally accosted them with-" 1 remember ?u,. f.?, wellenoufA, but can't remember your name." He ?[?, made it a rule, during his stay at Baron Hill to visit all these whom he knew, however poor they were. and took great delight in conversing with them respecting tlw scenes and memories of his childhood. ji might t* expected, Mr. Robert," as he was generally styled, was an espe- cial favourite at Beaumaris. On • ;he- receipt of theme. of his death, which took place at 1 Dublin Castle, on the 12th instant; at 13eitiruttrii a gene Mi, gloom pervaded the whole town, and especially was tl: is the case when the heavily muffled bells of the chun: J. rang forth their sad- dening peals on Sunday last, in h ontiir of his memory. He expired at the age of 50, beit ig bora in 1809. On Monday morning last his remains -were conveyed from Llanfair Statiou to Baron Hill in a. hearse to await the funeral. On the morning of the funern 1,-all the shops were closed at Beaumaris, and the bli ids of theprivate houses lowered, while a great ntimberof the inhabitants wended t'leir way towards the village of Llatifaes to witness the last tribute of respect paid to t je memory of this be- loved gentleman. Soon after II ) a.m., the mournful fro- cession left Baron Hill, and as tl kecufflii was heingplaced in the hearse, some of the older farm. servants could be seen taking a parting glance a the remains of their friend, and their master's broth er, from behind some of the clumps of evergreens arouti d the mansion. As may be perceived, the ft: neral was of a strictly private character, the family o' lly being present. The mournful procession wended it s way towards the pic- turesque Church of Llanfaes i i the following order r— Mr. T. Jones, join ;r,-BaVon Hill. Messrs. T. Owen and Son, undertakers. Four Pall-bearers. IMiL li( )DY. Four Pall-bearera. First mourning coach, con tail iing Sir Richard B. W. Bat- keley, Bart., omas Gresley, liirt.; Mr. Farmer and Nir. Brice P earse. Second mourning coach, conl ainitig Admiral Eden, CoL Wood, Mr. Edward Geal e, and the Rev. S. JonesL M.A. Third mourning coach, cont uningCapt. Iinlkeley, Lieút. T. Bulkeley, Chas. Bulke' ey, Esq., and Capt. O. Wil- liams. The procession having r. rrived at the giltes of the church,waspreoeded into 1 he sacred edi!ice by the Rev. S. Jones, M.A., Incumbent of the parish, reading the opening sentences of the bti rial service, when the lirtye% together with the appropr ate Te-son intended to coic- fort the afflicted relatives I ith the certainty of the re- surrection and the endless blissful life which remainetii for all Christian friends be yond the grave, were impres- sively read. The north wall of the chancel of this neat little church is studded with be; kutiful tablets in memory of the Williams Dulkeley fa nily. At the appointed time, the coffin was carefully lower- ed into the family vault, vhere already rest, the remains of Miss Fanny Williams ( Sir Richard's aunt), Miss }.nne Williams (Sir Richard's si eter), and Capt. Robt. Bulkeley (the son of Sir Richard). The exceitent arrangeti ients connected with the fune- ral were superintended )y Messrs. T. Owen and Son, drapers and tindert:ikers. I Castle-street, Beaumaris, to whom also great praise i i due for the good order which prevailed, notwithstandi. lg the attendance of such a great number of spectators. 1 n preserving due order and de- corum, they were greatl j assisted by the active exertiomo of the police, under Car t. Griffith, Chief Constable..

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