DIE Veneris, 25 die Maii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
||His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.|
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes Marescallus Angliæ.
Comes St. Albans.
Ds. Arundell Warder.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Gerard Brandon.
Ds. Arundell Trerice.
Ds. Butler Moore Park.
Ds. Butler Weston.
Ds. Grey de Rolleston.
Bill against clandestine Marriages.
The Lord Bishop of Sarum reported, "That the
Committee have considered the Bill for preventing
clandestine Marriages; and do think it fit to be engrossed, with some few Amendments, which are offered to their Lordships Consideration."
Which, being read Twice, were Agreed to; and the
Bill ordered to be engrossed, with these Amendments.
Neale's Bill rejected.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the assuring
of certain Lands, Messuages, Tenements, and Hereditaments, being Part of the Dean of St. Paul's,
London, situate, lying, and being, in the Parish of
St. Paul, Shadwell, in the County of Midd. unto
Thomas Neale, of Warnford, in the County of
South'ton, Esquire, and his Heirs, who now hold the same
of the said Dean for the Term of Three Lives now
in Being, at Eighty Pounds Yearly, during One Life,
and afterwards at One Hundred Pounds, and for
making up the said Rent from this Time, the Sum
of Three Hundred and Twenty Pounds Yearly to
the said Dean and his Successors, in Lieu and Satisfaction for the Reversion thereof."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Darrell versus Whitchcot.
ORDERED, That the Cause between Mr. Darrell and
Sir Jeremy Whitchcot, which was appointed, the 21th of
this Instant May, to be heard by Counsel this Day, is
put off, to be heard To-morrow Morning, the First
Barret versus L. Loftus.
Upon reading the Petition of Edward Lord Viscount
Loftus, of Ely, in Ireland, this Day, and a Schedule
annexed, mentioning the several Deeds and Matters of
Fact which he desires he may have Time to prove for
his Defence, if they be not allowed by Dacre Barret
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Dacre
Barret may have a Copy of the said Schedule or List;
and is to let this House know whether he will allow of
all, or how much he will allow of therein contained,
by To-morrow, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Order for apprehending Smith.
Whereas Aaron Smith was, by Order of the 21th
Instant, to be taken into Custody, by the Serjeant at
Arms attending this House, and be brought to the Bar,
for speaking dangerous and seditious Words against
the Being of the Parliament, who therefore absconding
himself in secret and unknown Places, cannot hitherto
be apprehended, notwithstanding the utmost Endeavours
of the said Serjeant and his Deputies used for that
Purpose, as by the Account given in this Day by Sir
George Charnock, the Serjeant at Arms attending this
House, doth appear:
It is thereupon ORDERED, That whenever the said
Aaron Smith shall be found by the said Serjeant at
Arms, or his Deputy, they are respectively hereby required to keep him in safe Custody till such Time as
he shall appear before this House to answer for his said
Offence; and this shall be a sufficient Warrant on that
To Sir George Charnock Knight, Serjeant at
Arms attending this House, his Deputy and
Deputies, and to all Sheriffs, Mayors, &c.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, 26um diem
instantis Maii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.