DIE Jovis, 28 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. David's.
L. Privy Seal.
Dux de South'ton.
Dux de Grafton.
|Ds. Howard de Effing.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Grey de Warke.
Ds. Arundell T.
Coke versus Cobb & al.
After hearing Counsel Yesterday at the Bar, upon the
Petition and Appeal of Edward Coke Esquire, an Infant,
by the Lady Anne Coke his Mother and Guardian, against
a Decree made in the Court of Chancery on the Third
Day of July last past, in a Cause wherein Sir William
Cobb Knight and others were Plaintiffs, against the said
Edward Coke your Petitioner and William Guavas Esquire
and others Defendants; as also upon the Answer of Sir
William Cobb Knight and others, Legatees of John Coke,
late of Holkhan, in the County of Norfolke, Esquire, deceased, Respondent, and the Answer of William Guavas
Esquire, surviving Executor and Trustee of John Coke,
late of Holkham, Esquire, deceased:
(fn. *) Altered, by Motion, the 18th Decemb. 1689, by Consent of both Sides.
After due Consideration had of what was offered by
Counsel on either Side thereupon, it is this Day ORDERED and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Order of the
Court of Chancery for giving the Possession to the Respondents (the Legatees) be set aside; and that the
Court of Chancery proceed to judge and determine the
Exceptions put in to the Master's Report; and that the
Account be fully stated and determined [ (fn. *) without Prejudice to the Titles on either Side]; and that the Court
of Chancery then proceed to hear the Cause, (fn. †) and to
make a Decree therein according to Equity and Justice.
Goodridge versus Crossman.
Whereas there is a Cause depending in this House,
wherein William Gooderidge is Plaintiff, and James Crossman is Defendant:
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 Monday the Ninth Day of December next, at
Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; whereof the said
James Crosman is to cause timely Notice to be given to
the said William Goderidge, to the End he attend with
his Counsel accordingly.
Morin versus Wyborne.
The House being moved, on the Behalf of Thomas
Morin, "That he may have a further Day appointed
for hearing his Cause depending in this House, whereunto Anne Wyborne is Defendant, he not being able
to get his Counsel to attend on Saturday next:"
It is thereupon ORDERED, That this House will hear
the said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at the Bar,
on Saturday the 7th Day of December next, at Ten of
the Clock in the Forenoon; whereof the said Thomas
Morin is to cause timely Notice to be given to the said
Anne Wyborne, to the End she attend with her Counsel
Persons under Bail, concerning E. Essex's Death, to appear:
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That such Persons as are now
under Bail by Recognizance, concerning the Death of
the late Earl of Essex, shall be, by the Court of King's
Bench, bound over to appear the First Day of Hillary
Depositions concerning it to be delivered to the Committee.
ORDERED, That the Depositions concerning the
Death of the late Earl of Essex, now sealed up, and in
the Custody of the Clerk of the Parliaments, shall be
delivered to the Lords Committees appointed to examine the said Business.
Osborne and Prideaux deny signing Presgrave's Appeal.
Richard Osborne and Edmond Prideaux this Day appeared at the Bar, for having set their Hands to the
Petition of William Presgrave Esquire.
Where being shewed the Petition, they disowned the
setting their Hands thereunto.
And Mr. Osborne said, "That young Presgrave did
set their Hands to his Father's Petition."
Who was sent for in, to the Bar.
Then Robert Presgrave, at the Bar, owned, "That
he did set the Hands of Richard Osborne and Edmond
Prideaux Esquires to his Father's Petition of Appeal
to this House, without their Privity or Consent."
Presgrave attached, for forging Counsels Names to an Appeal.
It is thereupon 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 take into his Custody the Body of
the said Robert Presgrave, and keep him in safe Custody
until further Order; and this shall be a sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
To Sir Thomas Duppa, Gentleman
Usher of the Black Rod, &c.
Robertus Atkins, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, (videlicet,) 29um diem instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.