DIE Jovis, 7 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
||His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.||
| Arch. Eborac.
Epus. Bath &
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
North & Grey.
Ds. Grey de Wark.
Ds. Gerard de
Ds. Arundell de
Ds. Butler West.
King's Answer concerning the Earl of Pembroke's Trial.
The Lord Treasurer reported, "That himself and the other
Lords with White Staves, according to the Command of this House, attended His
Majesty Yesterday, and presented to Him the Resolution passed in the Case of
the Earl of Pembrooke; and humbly desired His Majesty,
from this House, That a Commission of Oyer and Terminer may be issued out. And
His Majesty was pleased to give Order presently to His Attorney General, to
issue a Commission of Oyer and Terminer accordingly."
L. Freschevile, Precedent.
The Lord Privy Seal reported, "That himself and the other
Lords waited upon His Majesty Yesterday, and presented to Him the Resolution of
this House concerning the Lord Frescheville."
St. Asph Church, &c. and apropriating Rectries, Bill.
The Lord Bishop of London reported,
"That the Committee had considered the Bill for the appropriating the Rectories
of Llanhayder and Mouchant; and
have made some Amendments therein, which are offered to the Consideration of
The Amendments, being read Twice, were Agreed to; and the
Bill ordered to be engrossed, with the Amendments.
The Bill concerning the Manor of Winsteed is to be read To-morrow Morning, the First
The Duke of Norff. hath Leave to go
into the Country for his Health.
Serjeant versus Serjeant.
Upon reading the Petition of Jane
Serjeant, Widow; shewing, "That she being by Order of this House
appointed to put in an Answer on Saturday last, to the
Appeal of William Serjeant and Jane
his Wife, from a Decree of the Court of Chancery made on her Behalf; which she
could not do, by reason that Aaron Smith her Solicitor
(who till within a few Days last past hath absconded himself) hath all her
Papers relating to the said Cause in his Hand, and because that several Deeds
necessary for the perfecting of her Answer are in the Custody of Sir
Samuell Clark One of the Masters in Chancery, who cannot
deliver them without Order, and therefore prayeth that she may have the Use of
the said Deeds, and Time to put in her Answer till Saturday next; and that the Hearing appointed to be on that Day
may be deferred:"
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Sir Samuell
Clarke may deliver to the said Jane Serjeant
Widow, or her Agent, the said Deeds in his Custody, taking Security for the
safe Return thereof; and that the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod attending
this House (to whose Custody the said Aaron Smith now
standeth committed) shall permit the said Aaron Smith,
with a Keeper, to attend the said Jane Serjeant's
Business, in order to her putting in her Answer to the said Appeal on
Saturday next as is desired, and hearing of the said
Cause; and that the Hearing then appointed to be had be, and is hereby, put off
till Tuesday the 12th Day of this Instant March, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, whereof the said
Jane Serjeant the Widow is to cause timely Notice to be
given to the said William Serjeant for that
Nevile versus Novile.
Upon reading the Petition of Richard
Neville Esquire, complaining of a Decree made in the Court of Chancery,
on the Behalf of Anne Neville, on the Eleventh Day of
July, 29° Car. 2di, in a Cause there depending between the said Anne Neville and John Nevile since
deceased, concerning the Dower of the said Anne and other
Matters therein contained, and the reviving of the said Decree against the
Petitioner, and the Dismission of his Bill of Review, and praying that the said
Decree may be set aside and reversed:
It is ORDERED, That the said Anne
Neville may have a Copy of the said Petition, to which she is hereby
required to put in an Answer in Writing on Monday the
Eleventh Day of this Instant March, at Ten of the Clock
in the Forenoon.
Small Tithes Bill.
ORDERED, That To-morrow the House be put into a Committee
to read the Bill for the better Payment of Small Tithes.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum
continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, 8um diem
instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.