DIE Veneris, 29 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Dux St. Albans.
Ds. Magnus Camerarius.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Ds. Grey W.
Orphans of London, Bill.
The Amendments reported Yesterday from the Committee of the Orphans Bill were read the Second Time,
and agreed to; and the Bill ordered to be engrossed,
with the Amendments.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
Sale of the Estate of John Cripps Gentleman, in the
County of Kent; and for settling another Estate, of
greater Value, in Lieu thereof, to the same Uses.
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill shall
be committed to the Lords following:
Epus. St. David's.
|Ds. De la Ware.
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on
Monday next, at Nine of the Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House
of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.
Dutchess of Norfolk, longer Time to answer.
Whereas this Day was appointed for her Grace the
Dutchess of Norfolke to make her Defence;
Upon reading the Petition of her Grace the Dutchess
of Norfolke, praying (it being a Case of the highest
Concern and utmost Importance to her) to give her
Time till Monday next to make her Defence:
After hearing her Counsel at the Bar, and upon
Oath made that some of the Dutchess's material Witnesses are out of Town, it is ORDERED, by the Lords
Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That
her Grace the Dutchess of Norfolke hath hereby Time
given her, for making her Defence, until Monday the
First Day of February next, at Eleven of the Clock in
Tross versus Pearce.
Upon reading the Petition of Edward Pearce Gentleman; praying a Fortnight's Time longer for answering to the Petition of Henry Tross:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Edward
Pearce hath hereby Time given him, for answering
thereunto, until Saturday the Thirteenth Day of February next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Message from H. C. to return the Bill for Punishment of Offenders.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Sir William Wogan and others:
To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act to take away
Clergy from some Offenders, and punish others,"
with several Amendments and Provisos; to which they
desire their Lordships Concurrence.
The Amendments and Provisos were read.
Then the Amendments were agreed to in the Bill.
And then an Amendment was offered to be in the
First Press of the Clause (A), sent by the Commons,
Message to H. C. that the Lords agree to Amendments in it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Miles Cooke and Sir James Astrey:
To let them know, the Lords have agreed to their
Amendments to this Bill, with One Amendment in their
Relief of Creditors against fraudulent Devises, Bill.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put
into a Committee, upon the Bill, intituled, "An Act
for Relief of Creditors, against fraudulent Devises."
And after some Time spent therein, the House was
And the Lord Cornwallis reported, "That the Committee had gone through the Bill; and think it fit to
pass, with some Amendments."
Which were read Twice, and agreed to; and ORDERED, The Amendments to be engrossed.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put
into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, "An Act for
the punishing of Mutineers and Deserters, preventing
false Musters, and paying the Army according to the
Musters of Effective Men, and for the better paying
And, after some Time spent therein, the House was
And the Earl of Bridgewater reported, "That the
House had made some Progress therein, and desire
another Day may be appointed to proceed thereon."
Dutchess of Norfolk's Witnesses to attend.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Arrabella Knifton,
Michael Haddon, Anne Rosse and Mary Rosse her Daughter, Francis Negus Junior, John Carter, Mary Trevis,
Mary Jones, John Hall, John Elwell, Grace Cooke, Hoseah Grimsley, Heath, Thomas Benskin, Shelton, and Edward Wright and his Wife, do and are
hereby required to attend this House on Monday next,
at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, to be sworn, as
Witnesses on the Part and Behalf of her Grace the
Dutchess of Norfolke.
Herbert versus Le Brune.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day, at the Bar, upon the
Petition and Appeal of Charles Herbert and Bartholomew Evans Yeoman, from a Decree made in the High
Court of Chancery, the Twelfth Day of December, in
the Second Year of Their Majesties Reign, in a Cause
there depending between Cornelius Le Brun and Anne
his Wife, Oliver Howell Gentleman, Mary his Wife,
William Corbet Gentleman, and Elianor his Wife, Complainants, against the Appellants and others, Defendants; as also upon the Answer of the said Cornelius Le
Brun Esquire and Anne his Wife, Oliver Howell Gentleman and Mary his Wife, William Corbet Gentleman
and Elianor his Wife, Respondents:
After due Consideration had of what was offered by
Counsel on the said Petition and Answer, it is ORDERED and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition
and Appeal of Charles Herbert and Bartholomew Evans
Yeoman shall be, and is hereby, dismissed this House;
and that the Decree from which they appealed shall be,
and is hereby, affirmed.
Rob'tus Atkyns, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, (videlicet,) 30um diem instantis Januarii, hora nona Aurora,
Dominis sic decernentibus.