DIE Jovis, 21 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Joh'es Sommers Miles, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Dux Leeds, Ds. Præses.
Comes Pembroke, Ds. Privati Sigilli.
Dux Devon, Ds. Senescallus.
Dux St. Albans.
Comes Lindsey, Ds. Magnus Camerarius.
Ds. Willughby Er.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Willughby Ber.
L. Hastings versus E. of Huntingdon.
This Day being appointed for hearing Counsel, upon
the Petition of the Lord Hastings, and the Answer of
the Earl of Huntingdon his Father put in thereunto:
It was proposed, "That some Lords might be named,
to endeavour an Accommodation between the said Earl
and his Son."
To which they agreed.
And the Earl of Huntingdon naming the Lord Marquis
of Halifax, the Earl of Rochester, and the Lord Viscount
And the Earl of Scarbrough, the Lord Viscount Lonsdale, and the Lord Wharton, being named for the Lord
Hastings; and the Earl of Marleborough by the House:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the Seven Lords abovementioned do meet, and endeavour an Accommodation
between the Earl of Huntingdon and the Lord Hastings
his Son; and report the same to this House.
Unusual Concourse of People.
The House taking Notice of an unusual Concourse
of People, in The Palace Yard, and Avenues to the
House of Peers and House of Commons; the following Orders were made; (videlicet,)
L. Mayor to prevent Tumults:
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord Mayor
of London do take Care to have a sufficient Number
of Trained Bands in Readiness, to prevent the passing
of any unusual Concourse of People through the
City or Liberties thereof towards Westm'r."
King to be moved, for Guards:
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord Wharton do humbly move His Majesty, from this House,
that He will be pleased to give Order that some of
the Horse and Foot Guards may be ordered to be
aiding to the Civil Power, to prevent any unusual
Concourse of People at Westm'r."
Governor of The Tower to prevent Tumults:
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord Lucas
Chief Governor of His Majesty's Tower of London,
and the Deputy Governor thereof, do take Care to
prevent any unusual Concourse of People in the Hamlets of the said Tower."
Westm'r Trained Bands to be raised, and posted near the House;
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Colonel Phillip
Howard, John Poultney Esquire, and the other Deputy Lieutenants for the County of Middl'x, or some
of them, do take Care that Two Companies of the
Trained Bands for the City of Westminster and the
Liberties thereof be raised, and posted by Seven of
the Clock To-morrow Morning in The Old Palace
Yard, and the further End of Kingstreet Westm'r, to
prevent the like unusual Concourse of People that
have been in and about Westm'r this Day."
and Westm'r Justices to prevent Tumults.
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Sir John Elweys,
Mr. Serjeant Bonithon, Sir Roger Langley, and John
Parker Esquire, and the other Justices of the Peace
of Westm'r, do take Care, by their Constables of the
City and Liberties of Westm'r, that there be not any
unusual Concourse of People about the City of
E of Lincoln versus Rolle & al.:
After hearing Counsel, at the Bar, upon the Petition
and Appeal of Henry Earl of Lincolne an Infant, by
Susanna Countess of Lincolne his Mother and Prochein
Amy, from a Decree made in the Court of Chancery, the
Nine and Twentieth of June, One Thousand Six Hundred Ninety-six, on the Behalf of Samuel Rolle, Vere
Booth, Hugh Fortescue and Bridget his Wife, Richard
Wynnc, Christopher Davenport, and George Townshend;
as also upon the several Answers of the said Samuel
Rolle, Vere Booth, Hugh Fortescue and Bridget his
Wife, X'pofer Davenport, George Townshend, and Richard Wynne, put in thereunto:
After due Consideration of what was offered thereupon, it is this Day ORDERED and Adjudged, by the
Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled,
That the said Petition and Appeal shall be, and is
hereby, dismissed this House; and that the said Decree,
made in the Court of Chancery the Nine and Twentieth of June, One Thousand Six Hundred Ninety-six,
therein complained of, shall be, and is hereby, affirmed.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Veneris, (videlicet,) vicesimum secundum diem instantis Januarii, hora duodecima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.