DIE Lunæ, 19 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
||His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes Marescallus Angl.
|Ds. Berkeley B.
Ds. Arundell Ward.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Herbert Cher.
Ds. Gerard Brand.
Ds. Arundell Trer.
Ds. Butler M. P.
Ds. Grey de Rolleston.
L. Morley's Bill.
Hodie 1 vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for enabling
the Right Honourable Thomas Lord Morley and
Mountegle, Baron of Rye, to make Sale of the Manor
of Fareleton, and certain Lands and Hereditaments in
Fareleton, in the County of Lancaster, for Payment of
Vacat per Ordinem 13tii
Novembris, 1680, coram
P. Bath & Wells.
ORDERED, That Justice Scrogs is appointed to assist
the Committee for the Bill concerning Fishing.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling
the Estate of Robert Cooke Esquire, and enabling him
to make Leases, and to provide for Daughters Portions and Payment of his Debts."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to these Lords following:
L. Great Chamberlain.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Arundell W.
Ds. Gerard B.
Ds. Arundell T.
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet
on Wednesday next, at Nine of the Clock in the
Morning, in the Prince's Lodgings.
Bill for the more effectual Conviction of Popish Recusants.
The House was adjourned into a Committee, to proceed in the Consideration of the Bill for the more effectual Conviction and Prosecution of Popish Recusants.
The House was resumed.
And the Earl of Bridgwater reported, "That they
have proceeded further in Consideration of the said
Bill, and have made a Memorial, which they offer
to the House for their Directions therein, which was:
That the Two Lords Chief Justices do prepare a
Clause to be added to the said Bill, That Conformity
to the Church of England, and receiving the Sacrament of the LORD'S Supper therein, shall discharge all
Persons so conforming from the Penalties to be inslicted by this or any other Act upon Popish Recusants."
The House agreed with the Committee herein, and
ordered the same accordingly.
His Lordship further reported, "That the Committee
desires the House would appoint another Day, when
the Committee shall meet again, to proceed further in
the said Bill."
And the House appointed that the said Committee
shall meet again To-morrow Morning for that Purpose.
The Petition of Mr. Howard shall be read To-morrow.
Tresihan & al. versus Tremenhere & al. in Error.
Whereas there is a Writ of Error brought into this
High Court, wherein Pascatius Tresilian and others are
Plaintiffs, and John Tremenhere and others are Defendants, upon which Writ of Error the said Plaintiffs
have assigned Errors, and prayed that a Day may be
appointed for the said Defendants to join Issue thereupon:
It is this Day ORDERED, That the said John Tremenheere and others, Defendants in the said Writ of
Error, are hereby required to appear, and join Issue
thereupon, on or before Monday the Ninth Day of
April next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, to
the End this Court may appoint a Day for Hearing the
said Errors argued by Counsel on both Parts at the Bar;
and hereof they may not fail.
Barret versus L. Loftus.
Whereas the Lord Viscount Loftus, of the Kingdom
of Ireland, was, by Order of this House, dated the
Nineteenth Day of February last, appointed to put in
such Allegations as he should think fit to insist on, by
Way of Answer to the Allegations of Dacre Barret,
alias Lennard, Esquire, put in against him within
Three Weeks after Notice given him in the Kingdom of
It appearing this Day by a Letter of the said Lord
Loftus, "That he had Notice thereof, and that he is
coming to attend this House, but being old and infirm
cannot make such Speed as to observe the said Time;
and therefore humbly desires, That this Honourable
Court may be moved for a longer Time for putting
in his said Answer;" it also appearing, by the Oath
of Edward Swan, "That he served the said Order
of this House on the said Lord Viscount Loftus, at
his Dwelling-house in Ireland, on Tuesday the 27th
Day of February last;" it is thereupon ORDERED,
That the said Lord Loftus hath hereby Time given him
till Tuesday the Third Day of April next, longer than
the Three Weeks after Notice before mentioned, at or
before which Day he is hereby appointed peremptorily
to put in such Answer as aforesaid, to the End that
this Court may come to a Judgement thereupon.
Bulkley versus Bulkley.
Whereas the Petition of William Bulkley Merchant
was this Day offered to this House; shewing, "That
he hath a Petition and Appeal depending in this
Court against Bartholomew Bulkley (his Brother)
Defendant, who hath not answered thereunto, against
whom also the said William Bulkeley hath a Writ of
Error depending in this House, upon which Errors
are assigned and issue joined, and a Day appointed to
hear the said Errors argued, at the Desire and Petition of the said Bartholomew Bulkeley the Defendant;
and therefore prayeth, That a Day may be appointed for the said Bartholomew Bulkeley to answer to the
said Appeal before the said Errors be argued by
Counsel at the Bar:"
It is ORDERED, That it be referred to the Lords
Committees for Petitions, to consider whether the said
Petition of William Bulkeley offered this Day be fit to be
received by this House or not, and to make Report
thereof unto the House.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, 20um diem
instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.