December 1745 21-31
DIE Lunæ, 23o Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Dux Grafton, Camerarius.
|Ds. Willoughby Par.|
The Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King's
Bench sat Speaker, by virtue of a former Commission.
His Majesty's Answer to Address.
The Lord Chamberlain reported, "That the Lords
with White Staves had (according to Order) presented
to His Majesty the Address of this House, of Thursday
last; and that, in Answer thereto, His Majesty was
pleased to say, He thanks the House of Lords, for
this fresh Mark of their Zeal and Affection for His
Person and Government, and has the firmest Reliance
on their vigorous Support: His Majesty assures this
House, that the Confidence they repose in Him shall
be made Use of only for the Defence and Security of
Sir Narborough D'Aeth & al. Pet. referred to Judges.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir Narborough D'Aeth
Baronet and Dame Anne his Wife, and Richard Haddock
Esquire; praying Leave to bring in a Bill, for vesting
the Manor of Rookesly, and divers Lands and Hereditaments, in the Parishes of North Cray with Ruxley,
Pauls Cray, and Dartford, in the County of Kent,
Part of the Real Estate of the Petitioner Sir Narborough
and of Sir Thomas D' Aeth Baronet his late Father, comprized in the Marriage Settlement of the said Sir Narborough, in him and his Trustee, discharged of the Uses
and Trusts in the said Settlement:
It is Ordered, That the Consideration of the said
Petition be, and is hereby, referred to the Lord Chief
Baron of the Court of Exchequer and Mr. Baron Clarke;
with the usual Directions, according to the Standing
Inkpen Common Fields, enclosing, Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
for confirming and establishing Articles of Agreement,
and an Award, for enclosing and dividing certain
Common Fields, within the Parish of Inkpen, in the
County of Berks."
Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the
Consideration of the Lords following; (videlicet,)
|L. Bp. Rochester.
L. B. Worcester.
L. B. Landaff.
L. B. Lincoln.
L. B. St. Asaph.
L. B. St. Davids.
|Ld. Willoughby Par.|
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on
the Second Day of Meeting after the approaching Recess, at the usual Time and Place; and
to adjourn as they please.
Sir H. Vincent & al. Leave for a Bill:
After reading, and considering, the Report of the
Judges to whom was referred the Petition of Sir Henry
Vincent Baronet and Francis Vincent Esquire, his only
Son and Heir Apparent; praying Leave to bring in a
It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a
Bill, pursuant to the said Petition and Report.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
for empowering Francis Vincent Esquire to make a
Jointure on any future Marriage, and Provision for
his Daughters and Younger Sons."
Gulielmus Lee Miles, Capitalis Justiciarius de Banco
Regis, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum
esse usque ad et in diem Martis, septimum diem Januarii
jam prox. sequen. hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic