DIE Martis, 6 Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux St. Alban's.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Willoughby Par.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Ds. Clifford Lan.
Ds. Arundell Trer.
Dowley versus Bagnall.
Upon reading the Petition of John Dowley; praying
a Day may be appointed, for hearing of his Cause, to
which George Bagnall, surviving Executor of George
Bagnall deceased, is Respondent:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the
said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at the Bar, on
Monday the Nineteenth Day of this Instant December, at
Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Davey & al. versus Courtney:
Upon reading the Perition of Dorothy Davy Widow,
John Nichols the Elder, and John Nichols the Younger,
Esquire; praying, "That Dame Anne Smith may be
made a Respondent to their Appeal depending in this
House; and that the Service of this Order upon the
Respondent's Clerk in Chancery may be good Service:"
Ly. Smith made a Party.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the said Dame Anne Smith
do put in her Answer to the Petitioners Appeal depending in this House, on Tuesday the Thirteenth Day
of this Instant December, at Ten of the Clock in the
Forenoon; and that the Service of this Order upon the
Respondent's Clerk in Chancery shall be good Service,
in order thereunto.
Slaughter to be attached, for counterfeiting the E. of Scarborough's Protection.
The House being informed, by the Earl of Scarborough, "That John Slaughter, of Rochester, Plumber,
hath counterfeited his Lordship's Protection;" and
upon reading an Affidavit, testifying the same:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Gentleman
Usher of the Black Rod attending this House, his Deputy or Deputies, do forthwith attach the Body of the
said John Slaughter, and bring him in safe Custody to
the Bar of this House, to answer for his Offence; and
this shall be a sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
To Sir Thomas Duppa, Gentleman Usher
of the Black Rod attending this House,
his Deputy or Deputies, and to all
Mayors, Sheriffs, Bailiffs, Constables,
and all other Their Majesties Officers
whom it may concern, to be aiding and
assisting in the Execution hereof.
Conyngham versus Sir R. Creighton, alias Murray.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day, upon the Petition
of Lieutenant Colonel Conyngham, and the Answer of
Sir Robert Creighton, alias Murrey, put in thereunto:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will proceed to hear Counsel thereupon on Friday next, at
Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and that all the
Judges do then attend the House.
E. Rutland excused.
This Day the Earl of Rutland's Two Servants, Edmond Holles and George Hansdell, being sworn, attested,
his Lordship was not able to attend the House, being very sick."
And thereupon he was excused.
Papers from Secretary of State.
This Day the Earl of Nottingham brought in the
Papers, by His Majesty's Command, pursuant to the
Address of this House to His Majesty.
ORDERED, That the Papers shall be referred to the
Committee of the whole House.
Advice to His Majesty.
Then the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and
put into a Committee, upon giving Advice to His Majesty.
And, after some Time, the House was resumed.
And the Earl of Bridgewater reported, "That the
Committee had read the Papers; and desire another
Day may be appointed to proceed therein."
Upon Report from the Lords Committees of the
whole House appointed to consider of Advice to be
given to His Majesty:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, Than the House shall be
put into a Committee again To-morrow, at Eleven of the
Clock, to proceed therein, and to consider of the Papers
brought in this Day (by His Majesty's Command) by
the Earl of Nottingham; and no other Business to intervene.
Smith & al. versus Duffield.
Whereas Thursday next was appointed for hearing
of the Cause wherein Robert Smith and others are Appellants, and Francis Duffeild Esquire Respondent:
It is this Day ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House
will hear the said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at
the Bar, on Tuesday the Twentieth Day of this Instant
December, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
the rectifying a Mistake in a certain Act of this present
Parliament, passed in the Year One Thousand Six
Hundred Ninety-one, intituled, An Act to vest certain
Lands of William Mollyneaux Gentleman in Trustees,
for raising the Sum of Two Thousand Pounds, for paying the Portions to his Younger Brother and Sisters,
pursuant to a Decree in the Court of Chancery."
Rob'tus Atkyns, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Mercurii,
(videlicet,) septimum diem instantis Decembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.