DIE Lunæ, 7 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Sir Orlando Bridgman, Miles et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Jacobus Comes Brecknock, Ds. Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii Domini Regis.
Comes St. Albans.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
|Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Arundell de Warder.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerrard de Brandon.
Ds. Howard de Castle Rysing.
Bill to prevent Clandestine Marriages.
Lords Committees appointed to consider of, and prepare, a Bill for preventing the marrying of Children without Consent of Parents:
Comes St. Albans.
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet this Afternoon, at Three of the Clock, in the Prince's
Lodgings; and have Power to adjourn from
Time to Time, as they shall think fit.
L. Stafford's & al. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for Confirmation of an Agreement indented, bearing Date
the 9th Day of June, in the 22th Year of His Majesty's Reign, and enrolled of Record in His Majesty's
High Court of Chancery, made by and between the
Right Honourable Sir William Howard, Knight of the
Honourable Order of the Bath, Lord Viscount of
Stafford and the Lady Mary his Wife, on the one
Part, and the Copyholders and Customary Tenants of
the Manor of Thornbury, the Manor or Tithing of
Old-bury upon Severne, the Manor or Tithing of Mars
and Falfield, alias Mars of Falfield, in the County of
Gloucester, on the other Part, concerning the Customs
of the said Manors, &c."
The Earl of Bollingbrooke is added to the Committee
appointed to consider of the Proceedings at Law upon
Bills of Midd. and Latitats, and Ac etiams, &c.
ORDERED, That Bellamie's Bill shall be reported on
Thursday Morning next.
Bills against Breaches of Trust, and Perjury.
The Earl of Dorsett reported, "That the Lords
Committees appointed to consider of and prepare Two
Bills, one for preventing Abuses and Cheating in
Breaches of Trust, and the other for preventing
wilful Perjury, have met; but, in regard there were
but few Lords of that Committee, and no Judge
to attend them, though Judge Raynsford was appointed by Order of this House, and considering the
Businesses are very solemn, and of public Concernment, which are requisite to be dispatched with all
convenient Expedition; the Lords Committees desire
that the Lords of that Committee may diligently
attend, and that they may meet de Die in Diem, and
may have Power to send for such other Judges to attend
them as their Lordships shall think fit."
All which this House ordered accordingly.
ORDERED, That Judge Raynsford is hereby appointed to assist at the Committee appointed to prepare Two
Bills; one to prevent Abuses and Cheating by Breaches
of Trust, another for the Punishment of wilful Perjury, at Three of the Clock this Afternoon, in the
Prince's Lodgings, and at such other Times after, as
their Lordships shall fit.
Fry versus Porter.
Whereas the Answer of George Porter Esquire (Guardian to George Porter an Infant) to the Petition of Anne
Fry and Mountjoy Fry her Son, now depending in this
House, was this Day read; it appearing, by the Oath
of John Powell an Attorney at Law, that there is Warning given for a Trial to be had on the Eleventh Day
of this Month, for the Messuage called Newport House,
in the said Petition and Answer mentioned:
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioners shall have a Copy of the said Answer; and that
the said Trial, and all Proceedings at Law in any of the
Courts in Westminster Hall relating to the said Messuage
called Newport House, be stayed during the depending of
the said Petition and Answer undetermined by this
Dr. Salmon versus Hamburgh Company.
Upon reading the Answer of the Hamborough Company to the Petition of Doctor Salmon:
It is ORDERED, That the Petitioner may have a
Copy of the said Answer.
E. Strafford versus Wayndsford.
Whereas the Cause upon the Petition and Appeal of
the Earl of Strafford, and the Answer of William Wayndesford thereunto, and Replication of the said Earl, was this
Day entered into by Counsel at the Bar:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That this House will proceed
in the said Cause on Friday next, at Ten of the Clock;
and no other Business to intervene.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii,
9um diem instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora,
Dominis sic decernentibus.