DIE Mercurii, 20 Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. St. Asaph.
|Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
|Ds. Berkeley Ber.|
Ds. Howard Eff.
Ds. Grey W.
Ds. Clifford L.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Herbert Ch.
Duvall versus Terry:
After hearing Counsel this Day, at the Bar, upon
the Petition and Appeal of John Duvall Esquire, and
Elizabeth (commonly called Viscountess Purbeck) his
Wife, against William Terry of London Merchant, from
a Decree made the Six and Twentieth Day of June last
past, in the Court of Chancery; as also from an Order
made the Twelfth Day of February last, for dissolving
an Injunction which the Appellants had obtained; as
also upon the Answer of the said William Terry put in
Upon due Consideration had of what was offered by
Counsel thereupon, it is ORDERED and Adjudged, by
the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal of the said
John Duvall and Elizabeth (commonly called Viscountess
Purbeck) his Wife, shall be, and is hereby, dismissed
this House; and that the Decree and Order from which
they appealed shall be, and they are hereby, affirmed.
Mr. Baston, being called in, this Day delivered his
Information, upon Oath, in Writing.
Papers concerning Crosfield's Complaint referred to Commissioners for Accompts, who are to report their Observations.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Papers this Day
delivered in from the Commissioners appointed to examine, take, and state, the Public Accompts of this
Kingdom, in Pursuance of an Order of the Ninth Instant, as also all other Papers and Informations now
before this House relating to Mr. Crosfeild's Complaint,
mentioned in, or annexed to, his Petition, and which concern the Commissioners for the Sick and Wounded, be
sent to the said Commissioners of Accompts, in order to
their Proceeding in the further Examination of that
Matter now before them; and, after such Examination
perfected, they transmit the Informations, and report
their Observations thereupon, to this House.
Foreign Seamen, to naturalize, Bill.
Whereas To-morrow, at Twelve of the Clock, is
appointed for the Second Reading of the Bill, intituled,
"An Act for naturalizing of Foreign Seamen:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Sir George Rooke,
Sir John Hubland, and Mr. Priestman, Commissioners
of the Admiralty, do attend this House To-morrow, at
Twelve of the Clock.
Precedence of Peers summoned by Writ into their Fathers Baronies, and their Descendants.
The House (pursuant to the Order of the Eighteenth
Instant) took into Consideration the Precedence of such
Peers as shall be summoned to this House, by Writ,
into their Fathers Baronies, and of the Descendants of
And, after Debate thereupon, it is ORDERED, by
the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the further Consideration of this Matter
shall be resumed on Wednesday the Third Day of April
next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and that
the Judges do then attend; and Mr. Attorney General
be heard on His Majesty's Behalf.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis,
(videlicet,) vicesimum primum diem instantis Martii, hora
decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.