A BRAHAM FULLER ATKINSON , D.C.L., late rector of St. George's Church, St. Catharines, Out., soli of Aaron Atkinson, Esq., of Moate, County Westmeath, Ireland, was born at the latter place April 27th, 1803. Having completed his education at Trinity College, Dublin, he came to Canada in 1827, and -,vas soon after-wards ordained by Bishop Stewart, of Quebec. For eight years he was assistant minister of Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal, which he left, amid universal regret, to take charge of Bath, near Kingston, where he remained four years. In 184o he removed to St. Catharines, vvhere for nearly twenty-five years he was rector of St. George's Church and parish. Dr. Atkinson was one of the most eloquent preachers of his day, gifted with a voice of great compass and sweetness, which made him prominent as a reader in pathos, fen•ency and dramatic power. He received the honorary degree of D.C.L. from the University of Trinity College, Toronto. In 1833 he married Anne, daughter of Amos Ansley, Esq., of Kingston. He died February 24th, 1866.