House of Lords Journal Volume 16
16 March 1698

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'House of Lords Journal Volume 16: 16 March 1698', Journal of the House of Lords: volume 16: 1696-1701 (1767-1830), pp. 236-237. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=13578 Date accessed: 24 October 2014.


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DIE Mercurii, 16 Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Cant.
Arch. Ebor.
Epus. Londin.
Epus. Exon.
Epus. Menev.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Elien.
Epus. Hereford.
Epus. Norwic.
Epus. Petrib.
Epus. Gloucestr.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Cicestr.
Ds. Cancellarius.
Dux Leeds, Ds. Præses.
Comes Pembroke, Ds. Privati Sigilli.
Dux Norfolke.
Dux Somerset.
Dux Richmond.
Dux Southampton.
Dux Ormond.
Dux Northumberland.
Dux Bolton.
Dux Newcastle.
March. Halifax.
March. Normanby.
Comes Lindsey, Ds. Magnus Camerarius.
Comes Oxon.
Comes Kent.
Comes Suffolke.
Comes Dorset.
Comes Bridgewater.
Comes Northampton.
Comes Denbigh.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Peterborow.
Comes Stamford.
Comes Kingston.
Comes Carnarvon.
Comes Thanet.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Sandwich.
Comes Essex.
Comes Bathe.
Comes Burlington.
Comes Sussex.
Comes Feversham.
Comes Maclesfeld.
Comes Yarmouth.
Comes Berkeley.
Comes Nottingham.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Abingdon.
Comes Montagu.
Comes Marleborough.
Comes Scarbrough.
Comes Bradford.
Comes Rochford.
Comes Tankerville.
Comes Orford.
Comes Jersey.
Viscount Townshend.
Ds. Bergevenny.
Ds. Audley.
Ds. Berkeley.
Ds. Ferrers.
Ds. Fitzwalter.
Ds. Dudley.
Ds. Willughby Br.
Ds. Wharton.
Ds. Willughby Par.
Ds. Chandos.
Ds. Hunsdon.
Ds. Brooke.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Jermyn.
Ds. Byron.
Ds. Vaughan.
Ds. Culpeper.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Rockingham.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Granville.
Ds. Arundell Tr.
Ds. Craven.
Ds. Osborne.
Ds. Dartmouth.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Godolphin.
Ds. Jeffreys.
Ds. Cholmondeley.
Ds. Lempster.
Ds. Weston.
Ds. Herbert.
Ds. Haversham.

PRAYERS.

Coote versus Lynch, in Error.

Upon reading the Petition of John Lynch, Defendant in a Writ of Error depending in this House, wherein Richard Coot Esquire is Plaintiff; praying, "That a Day may be appointed for hearing the said Errors argued thereupon:"

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the said Errors argued, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Wednesday the Three and Twentieth Day of this Instant March, at Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon.

Bertie versus Ld. Falkland.

The Order of the Tenth Instant being read, for resuming the adjourned Debate, after hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal of James Bertie Esquire and his Wife; and the Answer of the Lord Falkland, Sir William Whitlock, and Mr. Grout, put in thereunto:

And after some Time spent therein.

Appellants to have Relief.

The Question was proposed, "Whether the Appellants shall have any Relief in this Case?"

Then the previous Question was put, "Whether this Question shall be now put?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Protest against it.

Then the main Question was put, "Whether the Appellants shall have any Relief in this Case?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

"Dissentient.

Scarsdale.
Ormond.
Vaughan.
J. Bridgewater.
Kingston.
Stamford.
Burlington.
Essex.
Tankerville.
Rockingham.
Lucas.
Sussex.
Bradford.
Cholmondeley.
Townshend.
Jersey.
Herbert.
Dartmouth.
Byron.
Berkeley.
Weston.

It being moved, "That Mrs. Bertie may enjoy the Estate for Life;" and Debate thereupon:

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Debate shall be, and is hereby, adjourned till To-morrow, at Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon.

Town of Charde, concerning the Woollen Bill.

Upon reading the Petitions of the Town of Charde, in the County of Somerset, and the Town of Bridgewater, relating to the Bill, concerning the Woollen Manufactures:

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioners may be heard, by themselves or Counsel, on Saturday the Nineteenth Day of this Instant March, at Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon.

Sir Henry Winchcomb versus Swanton et al.

Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Sir Henry Winchcomb of Bucklebury, in the County of Berks, Baronet, Son and Heir of Sir Henry Winchcomb Baronet, deceased, who was Son and Heir of Henry Winchcomb Esquire, the Petitioner's Great Grandfather, from a Decree made in the Court of Chancery, the Third Day of May One Thousand Six Hundred Ninety-seven, on Behalf of Ellen King, Susanna King, William Swanton, Edith Guppy, William Guppy, Anne Stride, Richard Libb, and others:

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Ellen King, Susanna King, William Swanton, Edith Guppy, William Guppy, and Anne Stride, Richard Libb, and others, may have a Copy of the said Appeal; and shall and they are hereby required to put in their Answers thereunto, in Writing, on Wednesday the Sixth Day of April next, at Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon.

Exchequer Bills.

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That on Wednesday the Three and Twentieth Day of this Instant March, this House will take into Consideration the Practice of Exchequer Bills.

Burgh's Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for settling certain Lands in Essex on Thomas Burgh Esquire and his Heirs, in Lieu of other Lands of greater Value, conveyed by him according to a Decree, and the Will of Sir Samuel Jones deceased."

ORDERED, That the Consideration of the said Bill be committed to the Lords following:

D. Bolton.
M. Halifax.
Comes Kent.
Comes Suffolke.
Comes Bridgewater.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Peterborow.
Comes Stamford.
Comes Bathe.
Comes Maclesfeld.
Comes Yarmouth.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Abingdon.
Comes Montagu.
Comes Warrington.
Comes Orford.
Viscount Townshend.
Epus. Exon.
Epus. Menev.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Cestr.
Epus. Elien.
Epus. Hereford.
Epus. Cicestr.
Ds. Audley.
Ds. Willughby Er.
Ds. Ferrers.
Ds. Fitzwalter.
Ds. Willughby Br.
Ds. Chandos.
Ds. Hunsdon.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Jermyn.
Ds. Culpeper.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Granville.
Ds. Arundell Tr.
Ds. Dartmouth.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Godolphin.
Ds. Herbert.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Friday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

Sir C. W. Bampfield's Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable certain Trustees therein named to make, renew, and fill up, Leases of the Estate of Sir Copplestone Warwick Bampfyeld, during the Minority of the said Sir Copplestone Warwick Bampfyeld, and John Bampfyeld his Brother."

ORDERED, That the Consideration of the said Bill be referred to the Committee above-named.

Court of the Marches of Wales, to execute Judgements &c. saved in the Act for taking away, Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to execute Judgements and Decrees saved in a Clause in an Act of the First Year of the Reign of King William and Queen Mary, intituled, "An Act for taking away the Court holden before the President and Council of the Marches of Wales."

Message from H. C. with a Bill.

A Message from the House of Commons, by Sir William Ashurst and others:

Who brought up a Bill, "intituled, "An Act to enable Paris Slaughter, William Druce, Merchants, and Dame Elizabeth Chapman, to import several Bales of Fine Italian Thrown Silk into this Kingdom;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Adjourn.

Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis, (videlicet,) decimum septimum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.