DIE Jovis, 20 Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
March. Lindsey, Magnus Camerarius.
March. Kent, Camerarius.
E. Thomond, Leave for a Bill.
After reading, and Consideration of, the Report made
by the Lord Chief Baron of Her Majesty's Court of
Exchequer and Mr. Justice Powell, upon the Petition
of Henry Earl of Thomond; praying Leave to bring in a
Bill, for the Purposes in the said Petition mentioned:
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.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
to enable the Right Honourable Henry Earl of Thomond, an Infant, to make a Settlement of his Estate,
upon his Marriage (notwithstanding his Infancy); and
for other the Purposes in the said Act mentioned."
Supply, a free Ship, Bill.
The Earl of Rochester reported from the Lords Committees, the Bill, intituled, "An Act for making the
Ship Supply a free Ship, "as fit to pass, without any
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
for making the Ship Supply a free Ship."
The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Ordered, The Commons have Notice, that the
Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any
Orme's Petition referred to Judges.
Upon reading the Petition of Captain Thomas Orme;
shewing, "That, in the late Civil War, the Tithes of
Matchfield, in the County of Stafford, (being Part of
the Estate of Captain William Orme, the Petitioner's
Father) were seized and sequestered, by the Committee
appointed by the then usurped Powers, for his loyal
and steady adhering to His Majesty King Charles the
First; and the Petitioner's Father's Deeds and Writings relating to the said Tithes were then taken
from him, and he imprisoned, as in the Petition more
at large is set forth; and praying Leave to bring in
a Bill, for enabling the Petitioner to sell the said
Tithes, for Payment of his Debts:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Consideration of
the said Petition shall be, and is hereby, referred to the
Lord Chief Baron of Her Majesty's Court of Exchequer and Mr. Justice Powell; who are forthwith to summon all Parties that are to be concerned in the Bill;
and, after hearing them, to report to the House the
State of the Case, with their Opinion thereupon, under
their Hands, and whether all Parties concerned in the
Consequences of the Bill have signed the Petition.
Dixon versus Annesley.
Upon reading the Petition of Robert Dixon Esquire;
shewing, "That he, having been unjusty dispossessed of
an Estate in Ireland, by the Management and Contrivance of his Guardian Francis Annesley Esquire, to
recover his Possession, did bring an Ejectment against
the said Francis Annesley, in the Court of Queen's
Bench in that Kingdom; and obtained Judgment
there; which has been solemnly affirmed by the
Queen's Bench in England the last Term; but the
said Francis Annesley, notwithstanding both the said
Judgements against him, designing to put the Petitioner to further Charge, hath brought a Writ of Error before this House, and assigned the general Errors thereupon; to which the Petitioner hath joined
Issue;" and praying, "That a Day may be appointed,
for hearing the Errors argued thereupon:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
the Errors argued in this Case, on Monday the Third Day
of March next, at Eleven a Clock in the Forenoon.
Perry versus Mervin.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Mary Perry
Widow, and John Perry, surviving Executors of Benjamine Perry the Elder, deceased, (the said John being
also Executor of Benjamine Perry the Younger, deceased,) Dennis Funucan and Edith his Wife, John Funucan and Elizabeth his Wife, John Bume and Rebecca
his Wife, (which said Elizabeth and Rebecca are the
Daughters of the said Benjamine Perry the Elder,) and
Walter Smith, Son and Administrator of Mary Smith, One
of the Daughters of the said Benjamine the Elder, from
Two several Decrees, or Decretal Orders, made in the
High Court of Chancery of Ireland, on the Fourteenth
Day of December One Thousand Seven Hundred and
Four, and the Twelfth Day of December One Thousand
Seven Hundred and Five, in a Cause wherein the Petitioners were Plaintifs, and Hugh Mervin and Edward
Reily Esquire Defendants; and praying, "That the said
Orders or Decrees, so far as the same concern and
relate to the retrenched Lands, may be reversed:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Hugh
Mervin and Edward Reily may have a Copy of the said
Appeal; and shall and they are hereby required to
put in their Answer thereunto, in Writing, on or before
the Fifteenth Day of March next, at Eleven a Clock in
Deye versus Stevenson.
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of John Deye, Executor to Elizabeth Ashby, deceased,
from a Decree made in the Court of Chancery, the Two
and Twentieth Day of May One Thousand Seven Hundred and Four, on the Behalf of Thomas Stevenson and
Jane his Wife, late the Widow Patrick, One of the
Daughters of the said Elizabeth Ashby; and praying
the Reversal of the said Decree: As also upon the Answer of Thomas Stevenson and Jane his Wife put in
thereunto; and due Consideration of what was offered
Judgement affirmed, with Costs.
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Petition and Appeal of John Deye shall be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the Decree therein
complained of shall be, and is hereby, affirmed: And
it is further Ordered, That the said John Deye shall
pay, or cause to be paid, unto the said Thomas Stevenson and Jane his Wife, the Sum of Fifty Pounds, for
their Costs, in defending the said Appeal in this House;
which said Sum of Fifty Pounds shall be levied and paid
by the Sequestration which the said John Dey's Estate
now lies under.
Bp. of Oxford's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
making more effectual a Settlement made by William
Lord Bishop of Oxford, for the Benefit of his
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem
Veneris, vicesimum primum diem instantis Februarii,
hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.