DIE Lunæ, 5 Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Coven. & Litch.
Epus. St. David's.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Ds. Magnus Camerarius.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Willoughby Par.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Ds. Grey War.
Ds. Clifford Lan.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Arundell Trer.
Sir Cæsar Wood, alias Cranmer, versus D. of South'ton.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day, at the Bar, upon the
Petition and Appeal of Sir Cesar Wood, alias Cranmer,
from a Decree made by the Lords Commissioners of the
Great Seal in the Court of Chancery, the One and
Thirtieth Day of October last, in a Cause there depending, between Charles Duke of South'ton Plaintiff, and
the Appellant Defendant, et è contra; as also upon the
Answer of the said Duke put in thereunto:
After due Consideration had of what was offered by
Counsel on either Side, it is this Day ORDERED and
Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Decree made on the
Behalf of his Grace the Duke of South'ton, and from
which the said Sir Cesar Wood, alias Cranmer, appealed
to this House, shall be, and it is hereby, reversed.
Conyngham versus Sir R. Murray, alias Creighton.
Whereas To-morrow, at Ten of the Clock in the
Forenoon, the House hath appointed to hear the Cause
wherein Lieutenant Colonel Conyngham is Appellant, and
Sir Robert Creighton, alias Murrey, Respondent:
It is this Day ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That, at the Time
abovesaid, this House will hear Counsel, as well to the
Point of Possession, as to the Merits of the Cause.
E. Manchester and Pierrepoint versus L Brooke, for Waiver of Privilege.
Upon reading the Petition of the Right Honourable
Charles Earl of Manchester, and William Pierpoint, on
the Behalf of themselves and their Wives, the Daughters and Coheirs of the Right Honourable Robert late
Lord Brooke, deceased; shewing, "That the said Lord
Brooke did, about One Thousand Six Hundred Sixtyseven, make his Will, whereby he devised several
Legacies to several Persons therein named, and afterwards died; and his Lady renounced her Right of
Executorship; and the now Lord Brooke proved the
Will, and possessed himself of all the Real and Personal Estate of his Brother, and hath paid several
Legacies, but refuses to account for the Personal
Estate, and insists on his Privilege; and praying Leave
to proceed against the Lord Brooke for Discovery
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord Brooke
may have a Copy of this Petition; and do put in his
Answer thereunto, in Writing, on Monday the Nineteenth Day of this Instant December, at Ten of the
Clock in the Forenoon.
Indemnity Bill, for those who acted in Their Majesties Service.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put
into a Committee, upon the Bill, intituled, "An Act
for preventing Suits against such as acted for Their
Majesties Service, in Defence of the Kingdom."
And, after some Time spent therein, the House was
And the Earl of Stamford reported, "That the Committee had made some Progress in the Bill; and desire
another Day may be appointed, to proceed therein."
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That on Thursday next,
at Twelve of the Clock, this House shall be put into
a Committee, to proceed on the Bill, intituled, "An
Act for preventing Suits against such as acted for
Their Majesties Service, in Defence of the Kingdom;"
and no other Business to intervene.
ORDERED, That the Lords Committees for Privileges shall sit on Wednesday next, at Four of the Clock
in the Afternoon.
Rob'tus Atkyns, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Martis,
(videlicet,) sextum diem instantis Decembris, hora decima
Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.