At Brook House, in Dartmouth, on Thursday last after a short but severe illness, Mr. Stephen Collins, aged 60. He was a native of this town and long settled in Dartmouth. He has left many children and grand children to mourn the loss of an affectionate parent and a worthy man. His funeral will take place tomorrow at 3 o'clock.

Acadian Recorder, Sat. 3 Sept. 1831.

(If Stephen's date of birth as given in A16n2 is correct, then he would have been aged 58—two months short of age 59--when he died.)