DIE Mercurii, 12 Februarii.
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Ensworth versus Griffiths:
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of William Ensworth and Katherine his Wife, Executrix
of John Lloyd Gentleman, deceased, and Edward Lloyd,
Son and Heir of the said John Lloyd, by the said William Ensworth, his Prochein Amie, from a Decree of Dismission made in the Court of Exchequer the Eleventh
of April last, and the Confirmation thereof the Twentieth of June last, on the Behalf of Mary Griffiths Widow, and Nehemiah Griffiths an Infant, Son and Heir,
and also Executors, of Walter Griffiths deceased; praying, "That the said Decree may be reversed and set
aside, and a Redemption and Account of the Premises be directed:" As also upon the Answers of
Mary Griffiths and Nehemiah Griffiths an Infant put in
thereunto; and due Consideration of what was offered
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the
said Petition and Appeal of William Ensworth and Katherine his Wife and Edward Lloyd shall be, and is
hereby, dismissed this House; and that the Decree of
Dismission, and the Confirmation thereof therein complained of, shall be, and are hereby, affirmed.
Fitch, Leave for a Bill.
After reading, and Consideration of, the Report made
by Mr. Justice Tracy and Mr. Baron Price, upon the
Petition of Will'm Fitch Esquire and others, for Leave
to bring in a Bill, for vesting a Capital Messuage called
Henbury, with the Farm belonging, and other Lands and
Tenements, in the County of Dorset, in Trustees, for
Sale of such Part of them as may be sufficient to satisfy
the Debts in the Petition mentioned; and for settling
the Residue, free from all Liberty of committing Waste,
to the same Uses as the said Capital Messuage is limited
by the said Marriage Settlement:
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioner hath
hereby Leave given to bring in a Bill, according to the
Prayer of the said Petition.
Calthorpe versus May.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Reynolds
Calthorpe Esquire and Samuel Battely Gentleman, against
a Decree pronounced the Eighth Day of November One
Thousand Seven Hundred and Six, in Her Majesty's
High Court of Chancery in Ireland, in a certain Cause
there depending, between the Petitioners and Appellants Plaintiffs, Charles May Esquire, Mary May, Frances Plowden, and others, Defendants; and praying,
"That the said Decree, so far as it relates to the Dismission of the Petitioners Bill, in respect to the Title
of the Lands called Rocketts Castle, &c. passed to Sir
Algernoon May and the said Dame Dorothy, and his
Heirs, may be reversed;" and also, "That the Decree, in respect of the Vendees of the Woods having
their Bargain in all Events, may be also reversed;"
and also, "That the Petitioners may, by virtue of the
(fn. *) Decree of One Thousand Six Hundred Sixty-two,
not only have an Account of the Profits of the Lands
passed to Sir Algernoon and Dorothy, and her Heirs,
from the Death of the said Sir Algernoon, but also
from the Death of Dorothy; the said Sir Algernoon
having no other than an usurped Interest therein,
after her Death, under Colour of the Deed of One
Thousand Six Hundred Sixty-eight, contrary to the
Deed of One Thousand Six Hundred Sixty-two:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Charles May,
Mary May, Frances Plowden, and the other Respondents, may have a Copy of the said Appeal; and shall
and they are hereby required to put in their Answer
or respective Answers thereunto, in Writing, on Wednesday the Twelfth Day of March next, at Eleven a
Clock in the Forenoon.
Libels, pretended to be Minutes, &c. of this House:
The Lord Bishop of Oxford reported from the Lords
Committees appointed to consider of Libels, said to be
Minutes of the House of Lords, "That, upon Examination, they found that Allen, Horton, and
Cree, are Writers and Dispersers of Libels; and that
the Committee is of Opinion, that they be taken into
Allen & al. attached.
Upon Report from the Lords Committees appointed
to consider of Libels lately dispersed, pretended to be
Minutes of the Proceedings of the House of Lords,
"That, upon Examination, they find that Allen,
Horton, and Cree, are guilty of writing and dispersing some of the said Libels:"
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 forthwith attach the Bodies
of the said Allen, Horton, and Cree, and keep
them in safe Custody until further Order; and this shall
be a sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
To Sir David Mitchell, Gentleman Usher
of the Black Rod attending this House,
his Deputy or Deputies, and every of
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis,
decimum tertium diem instantis Februarii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.