DIE Jovis, 11 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. St. Asaph.
L. Privy Seal.
Duke of Monmouth.
Marq. of Worcester.
Comes Dorset & Midd.
Comes St. Alban.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Grey de Wark.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Herbert de Chirb.
Ds. (fn. *)
Ds. Arundell T.
Ds. Butler W.
Bp. of Gloucester takes the Oaths.
This Day John Lord Bishop of Gloucester took the
Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy, and made and subscribed the Declaration, in Pursuance of the Act for the
more effectual preserving of the King's Person and Government, by disabling Papists from sitting in either
House of Parliament.
E. of Yarmouth introduced.
The Lord Chancellor acquainted the House, "That
the King hath been pleased to grant an Addition of
Honour to the Lord Viscount Yarmouth, by making
him Earl of Yarmouth."
His Lordship was introducted by the Earl of Peterborow, the Lord Maynard officiating for the Lord Great
His Patent was read; which bears Date the 30th of
July, in the 31th Year of the Reign of His now Majesty.
After this, his Lordship came to the Table, where he
took the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy, and made
and subscribed the Declaration, in Pursuance of the Act
for the more effectual preserving of the King's Person
and Government, by disabling Papists from sitting in
either House of Parliament.
And then his Lordship was brought and placed on
the Earls Bench, next above the Earl of Berkeley.
Irish Cattle, to prohibit the Importation of, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act, intituled, An
Act prohibiting the Importation of Cattle from Ireland."
ORDERED, That this Bill be read the Second Time
To-morrow Morning, the First Business.
Proceedings against D. of Bucks & al. to be razed out of the Journal.
It is ORDERED, That the Lords appointed to examine the Journal Book do inspect all the Proceedings of
this House against the Duke of Bucks, Earl of Salisbury,
Earl of Shaftesbury, and the Lord Wharton; and give
this House an Account thereof To-morrow Morning, to
the End this House may give Order for the razing and
obliterating of those Proceedings accordingly.
De Faria's Information against Lady Abergaveny, concerning the Plot.
This Day Franscisco Faria gave an Information upon
Oath against the Lady Abergavenny; which was read,
"The Lady Abergavenie did address herself to the
Portugall Ambassador, at the Time when the Five
Jesuits were to be hanged, drawn, and quartered,
and made a mournful Complaint to the Ambassador,
"that we were all ruined, if the said Five Jesuits should
suffer; for, to be sure, the next Man that should die
should be Sir George Wakeman; for that the Five Jesuits were condemned upon the same Fact that Sir
George Wakeman was guilty of: Therefore I desire
your Lordship, by all Means, to see if your Lordship
can find any Way to prevent the dying of these Jesuits." And his Lordship made Answer to the said
Lady, "That he could not imagine, nor find out,
any Way to save their Lives; but they must die; for
we have used all our Endeavours, and made all the
Interest we can, and it will not be granted." Then
the said Lady made Answer to my Lord, "Then Sir
George Wakeman would have his Trial, and would be
condemned and suffer; and then our Plot would be
discovered." My Lord made Answer to her in these
Words; "No, Madam, we will seek to prevent his
Death by some Friends as we shall make." Whereupon my Lady Abergaveny took her Leave of my
Lord; and I Francis Faria was Interpreter of these
Words betwixt them both.
Ly. Aber gaveny to be attached.
Upon Information given to this House upon Oath,
"That the Lady Dowager Abergaveney, who liveth at
Sherborne in Oxfordshire, is engaged in the horrid
Plot and Conspiracy against His Majesty's Person and
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Serjeant at Arms
attending this House, his Deputy and Deputies, be,
and are hereby, required to attach the Person of the
said Lady Abergaveney; and also secure what Papers
they shall find with her, or in her House, and bring
her in safe Custody to the Bar of this House, with her
Papers; 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 Mayors, Sheriffs,
Bailiffs, Constables, and other His
Majesty's Officers, to be aiding
and assisting in the Execution
Essex Stroude was called.
Sir J. Butler, Privilege. Strode reprimanded, and released.
Whereas Essex Strode Esquire, Head Bailiff of the
City of Westminster, in Obedience to an Order of this
House made Yesterday, appeared at the Bar this Day;
and, there kneeling, humbly asked Pardon of the King's
Majesty, and of this House, being very sorry for what
he had done; which Submission of his the House accepted of:
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Essex Strode be, and is hereby, discharged from any
further Attendance concerning the same.
Turner versus Turner.
Whereas there is an Appeal of Sir Edward Turner
Knight and Anne Gardner Widow depending in this
House, to which Dame Mary Turner hath put in her
Answer; it being prayed, by the Petition of the said
Dame Mary Turner, that a Day of Hearing may be appointed:
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will
hear Counsel at the Bar, on both Parts, upon the said
Appeal and Answer, on Monday the 22th Day of this
Instant November, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon; whereof the said Dame Mary Turner is to cause
timely Notice to be given to the said Sir Edward Turner
and Anne Gardner for that Purpose.
Ducket versus Mildmay.
Whereas this Day was appointed to hear Counsel,
in the Cause between Thomas Ducket Esquire and William Mildmay and others:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the said Hearing of Counsel is hereby put off to Monday the 15th Day of this
Instant November, at 3 of the Clock in the Afternoon; whereof the said Parties are to take Notice, and
Bamfield versus Vaughan.
Whereas there is an Appeal of Warwick Bampfield
Esquire depending in this House, to which Hugh
Vaughan Esquire, Executor to Charles Vaughan deceased,
hath been required peremptorily to put in his Answer
within One Week next after Notice given him for that
Purpose; it appearing, by the Petition of the said Hugh
Vaughan, read this Day, That the said Warwick Bampfield hath given Security only in a pretended Cause,
wherein one Charles Vaughan and others are Plaintiffs,
when, in Truth, there was no such Cause (as in his Petition he suggesteth); and therefore prayeth, That Security may be given by the said Warwick Bampfield for
Performance of the Decree by him appealed from, before any further Proceedings be had in this House
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Bampfield
shall give Security in the accustomed Manner for Performance of the Decree he appealeth from, in case it
be not reversed before any further Proceedings be had
in this House thereupon.
The Business concerning Protestant Dissenters shall
be considered of To-morrow Morning, the First Business.
The Question being put, "Whether this House
shall be adjourned to Four of the Clock this
It is Resolved in the Negative.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, 12um
diem instantis Novembris, hora nona Aurora, Dominis
Hitherto examined, this 23th of November,
1680, by us,
P. Bath & Wells.