DIE Martis, 10 die Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.|
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Ds. De Grey.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Grey de Wark.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Gerard B.
Ds. Arundell T.
Ds. Butler M. P.
L. Chancellor to write to absent Lords to attend.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That the Lord Chancellor do
forthwith write Letters to all the Peers and Prelates
Members of this House, who have not taken the Oaths
of Allegiance and Supremacy, and subscribed the Declaration, in the Act lately passed obliging them thereunto, requiring the said Lords to come and attend His
Majesty's Service in the House of Peers; intimating
in the said Letters, That such of the said Lords as are
within Fifty Miles of this Place do give their said Attendance within One Week after their Receipt of the
Letters to them respectively sent; and that those Lords
who are at a greater Distance from this Place give their
Attendance within a Fortnight next after their Receipt of
the said Letters; and that every of those Lords who through
Age, or Sickness cannot come up do, within the Times
to them respectively limited for their Attendance, send
Two credible Persons to attend this House, to avow
upon Oath, at the Bar, the true Cause why such Lord
cannot attend this House according to his Summons.
Marq. Worcester, Privilege: Rogers released.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day at the Bar, as well
on the Behalf of Nathan Rogers, being in the Custody
of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for a
Breach of Privilege of Parliament complained of to be
by him (with others) committed in Wentwood Chace, in
carrying away Wood cut there by the Marquis of
Worcester, a Peer of this Realm, as Lord of the Manor
where the said Wood grew; as also upon hearing the
Counsel of the said Marquis of Worcester, concerning
the Possession of the Place from which the said Wood
After due Consideration had of what was offered on
either Part concerning this Matter; as also that the Lord
Marquis of Worcester did freely in this House propose,
"That he will not insist on any Privilege, to hinder
the coming to a Trial at Law, in Easter Terme next,
with the said Nathan Rogers, or any other Person
concerned, upon the Right and Possession of the Place
in Question, nor will cut any Wood off of the Premises till after the said Trial;" this House thereupon declaring, That this Condescension of the Marquis of Worcester shall be without Prejudice to his
Lordship's Title, nor shall be given in Evidence against
him at any Trial to be had concerning the Right and
Possession aforesaid; as also that the said Nathan Rogers, being called to the Bar, was there told what the
Marquis of Worcester had offered, and the House had
approved of; and that the House looked upon what he
the said Nathan Rogers had done to be a Breach of the
Privilege of Parliament due to the Marquis of Worcester,
for which their Lordships expected he should acknowledge his Offence, and ask Pardon of this House and
the Marquis of Worcester, which Acknowledgment shall
never be pleaded against him the said Nathan Rogers,
or other Persons concerned, in the said Trial to be had
as aforesaid; upon which, the said Nathan Rogers did at
the Bar acknowledge and ask Pardon for his Offence
against this House and the Marquis of Worcester:
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Nathan Rogers be, and is hereby, discharged from the
present Restraint he is under, paying his Fees due to
the Officers attending this House; and this shall be a
sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
To Sir Edward Carteret Knight, Gentleman
Usher of the Black Rod attending this House,
his Deputy and Deputies, and every of them.
Proceedings below to stay, after Securities are given, in Appeals.
It is this Day ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That, in all Cases
of Appeals brought, or to be brought, into this High
Court, from the Courts in Westminster Hall, the Party
or Parties Appellant shall give sufficient Security, in the
Court from the Decree or Judgement whereof the Appeal is brought, for Performance of the Decree or Judgement appealed from, in case the said Decree or Judgement shall be affirmed by this Court; and that, from the
Time of such Security given, all Proceedings in the
said Causes for which such Security is given shall cease
in the said respective Courts; and that, until such Security be given as aforesaid, after the bringing of any
Appeal into this Court, the Party or Parties on whose
Behalf the Decree or Judgement so appealed from is
made, or given, may proceed thereupon as if no such
Appeal were brought into this Court.
Mrs. Innis, Leave to go to Flanders, to her Husband.
The House being moved, "That Mrs. Anne Innis,
Wife to Mr. Innis, Major of the old English Regiment under the Lord Awdley in Flanders, may have
Leave to go to her said Husband there:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the said Anne Innis, with
Two Servants, (videlicet) William Everet and Katherine
Smith, be, and is hereby, authorized and permitted to
repair to any of His Majesty's Sea Ports of this Kingdom, and to pass thence for Flanders, without the Lett,
Stay, or Interruption, of any Person or Persons whatsoever; and this shall be a sufficient Warrant on that
Preservation of the King's Person, &c.
ORDERED, That the House be put into a Committee
To-morrow Morning, to proceed in considering of Heads
for the preserving the King's Person and His Government, and securing the Protestant Religion.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii, 11um
diem instantis Decembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis