DIE Veneris, 12 die Junii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
L. Privy Seal.
D. of Norff. E. Marshal.
Duke of Somerset.
Duke of Bucks.
Duke of Beaufort.
L. Great Chamberlain.
L. Chamberlain of His Majesty's Household.
Comes Pembrooke & Mount.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Arundell Trerice.
Ds. Butler de West.
Dufaii & al. Nat. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for naturalizing
of James Dusaii, and Theodore Janssen, and others."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. with it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir
James Astrey and Doctor Eddisbury:
To deliver to them the Bill for naturalizing of James
Dusaii, Theodore Janssen, and others; and to desire their
Message from thence, with a Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Sir John Talbot and others:
Who brought up a Bill, passed by the House of Commons, intituled, "An Act to provide necessary Carriages in His Majesty's Royal Progress and Removals;"
to which their Lordships Concurrence is desired.
Carriages for the King Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to provide
necessary Carriages in His Majesty's Royal Progress
Bill for Payment of Small Tythes, &c.
The House was adjourned into a Committee, to consider of the Bill for the better Payment of Church
The House was resumed.
And the Lord Bishop of Londonreported, "That
the Committee have been in Consideration of the Bill
for the better Payment of Church Duties, &c. And
the Opinion of the Committee is, That it is requisite
that some Alterations be made in the Preface; but
being now shortened in Time, the Committee desires
the House will appoint another Day, when the House
may be put into a Committee to proceed further
And the House ordered Monday Morning, at Nine a
Clock, for that Purpose.
Warcup versus Rowney.
Upon reading the Petition of Thomas Rowney Gentleman; praying, "That the Hearing of the Cause
wherein he is concerned may be put off, for that he is
sick and in the Country:"
Upon Consideration hereof, it is ORDERED, by the
Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled,
That this House will hear Counsel on both Sides, in the
said Cause, wherein Sir Edmond Warcup is Plaintiff, and
Thomas Rowney Defendant, on Saturday the 20th Instant
at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; before which
Time Thomas Rowney may answer, if he please;
whereof Sir Edmond Warcup is to cause Notice to be
given to the said Thomas Rowney for that Purpose.
Dowager Ly. Pawlet versus L. Pawlet.
Whereas, by Order of this House, the Trustees of
Lord Paulet were to put in an Answer to the
Appeal of the Lady Paulet on the Tenth Day of June
Instant, which they have not done; upon Oath made
at the Bar, by Mr. Samuell Scott, "That he served
Mr. Francis Paulett, Sir John Sidenham, and Mr. Edward Stroud, with the said Order, in the Countries
where they live, who are the said Trustees of the
After Consideration hereof, it is ORDERED, by the
Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled,
That this House will hear Counsel in the said Cause,
at the Bar of this House, on Monday the 22th of June
Instant, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; before
which Time the said Francis Paulet, Sir John Sidenham,
and Edward Stroud, may put in their Answer or Answers
thereunto, if they think fit; whereof the Lady Paulet
is to cause Notice to be given to the said Trustees for
Percy's Petition found on the Table, referred to Committee of Privileges.
It being moved, "That a Packet of Papers, found
upon the Table, might be read; superscribed "Percie's
Petition of Complaint, and the Two Petitions that
were wanting are annexed, humbly prayed that they
may be read, and that Justice may be had, and he
shall ever pray: Equal Justice do, or tell the Reason
why." This Superscription was read.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Packet
of Papers aforesaid be, and are hereby, referred to
the Committee of Privileges; to open the same, and
report their Opinion of what is fit to be done thereupon to this House.
Williams versus Mellish.
Upon reading the Petition of Edward Mellish, Merchant; shewing, "That, by Order of this House, he
was to put in an Answer to the Appeal of Elizabeth
Williams on Saturday last; and prays a longer Time
for answering, being in the Country above 120 Miles
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Edward
Mellish hath hereby Time given him for putting in his
said Answer, till Thursday the 18th of June Instant, at
Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and hereof he may
Wingate versus Astrey & al.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day, at the Bar, upon
the Petition of Sir Francis Wingate and Lettice Wingate
Widow, being an Appeal from a Decree made in
Chancery, on Exceptions taken by the Petitioners to
a Decree made by the Commissioners of Charitable
Uses, on the Behalf of the Poor of Harlington; as
also upon the Answer of Sir James Astry Knight, and
the Churchwardens of the Parish of Harlington:
After due Consideration of what was offered by
Counsel on either Part thereupon, it is ORDERED
and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and
Appeal of Sir Francis Wingate and Lettice Wingate
Widow be, and is hereby, dismissed this House;
and further, that the said Decree from which they
appealed be also confirmed: And it is further ORDERED, That the said Sir Francis Wingate and Lettice
Wingate Widow do pay, or cause to be paid, unto the
said Sir James Astrey, the Sum of Twenty Marks of
good and lawful Money of England, for their Costs
and Charges in defending the said Appeal in this
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati,
videlicet, 13 u diem instantis Junii, hora nona Aurora,
Dominis sic decernentibus.