DIE Sabbati, videlicet, 28 die Aprilis,
Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscribuntur, præsentes fuerunt:
P. Carolus Princeps Walliæ, etc.
p. Archiepus. Cant.
p. Archiepus. Eborum.
p. Epus. Dunelm.
p. Epus. Winton.
p. Epus. Wigorn.
p. Epus. Asaphen.
p. Epus. Covent. et Leich.
p. Epus. Carlien.
p. Epus. Bathon. et Well.
p. Epus. Bangor.
p. Epus. Elien.
p. Epus. Cicestren.
p. Epus. Oxon.
p. Epus. Landaven.
p. Epus. Sarum.
|p. Jac. Ley, Miles et Bar. Ds. Capit. Justic. Locum tenens, etc.
p. Vicecomes Maundevil, Mag. Thes. Angliæ.
Comes Wigorn. Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
p. Marchio Buck. Mag. Admirallus Angliæ.
p. Comes Oxon. Magnus Camerar. Angliæ.
p. Comes Richmond, Senescallus Hospitii.
p. Comes Pembroc. Camerar. Hospitii.
p. Comes Arundell.
p. Comes Rutland.
p. Comes Sussex.
p. Comes Huntingdon.
p. Comes South'ton.
p. Comes Essex.
p. Comes Lincoln.
p. Comes Suffolciæ.
p. Comes Dorsett.
p. Comes Sarum.
p. Comes Mountgomery.
p. Comes Bridgwater.
p. Comes North'ton.
p. Comes Warwic.
p. Comes Devon.
p. Comes Cantabr.
p. Comes Holdernesse.
p. Vicecomes Walingford.
p. Vicecomes Doncastr.
p. Vicecomes Feildinge.
p. Ds. Zouch.
Ds. Willoughby de Er.
Ds. Morley et Mounteg.
Ds. Dacres de Herstm.
p. Ds. Scrope.
p. Ds. Duddeley.
p. Ds. Stourton.
Ds. Darce de Men.
p. Ds. Windsor.
p. Ds. Wentwoorth.
Ds. Willoughby de Par.
p. Ds. Sheffeild.
p. Ds. Pagett.
Ds. Darce de Chich.
p. Ds. North.
p. Ds. Chandois.
p. Ds. Hunsdon.
p. Ds. St. John de Bletso.
p. Ds. Howard de W.
p. Ds. Wotton.
p. Ds. Russell.
p. Ds. Gray de Grooby.
p. Ds. Petre.
p. Ds. Danvers.
p. Ds. Gerard.
p. Ds. Spencer.
p. Ds. Say et Seale.
p. Ds. Denny.
p. Ds. Stanhope de Har.
p. Ds. Carew.
p. Ds. Knyvett.
Ds. Stanhope de Shelf.
p. Ds. Digby.
Bp. of Chester's Leave to be absent. Tully's Petition.
THE Bishop of Chester hath Leave to be absent.
The Petition of William Tully (who arrested Sir
Henry Fynes, Knight), was read; wherein he confessed
his Fault, and submitted himself to the Court; humbly
desiring to be enlarged of his Imprisonment for the
same. Whereupon it was Ordered, He should be
brought to the Bar, to make his personal Submission
presently; and, being brought to the Bar, he made his
humble Submission; and thereupon he was discharged.
Hodie Frauncis Broade was brought into the Court,
by the Writ of Habeas corpus cum causa; which Writ,
with the Return, being read by the Clerk, he was discharged and set at Liberty; and the two Serjeants,
Thomas Blackden and Richard Phelce (who arrested him),
were, for their Contempt, committed to The Fleet.
And Michael Wilson, one other of the Serjeants who
arrested the said Frauncis Broade, was Ordered to be
brought before their Lordships, to answer his Contempt.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act to naturalize
Phillip Burlemacchi, of London, Merchant.
Welsh Cloths, &c.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the free
Trade and Traffick of Welsh Cloths, Cottons, Frizes,
Linings, and Plains, in and through the Kingdom of
England and Dominion of Wales.
Contentious Suits against Peace Officers.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act to enlarge, and
make perpetual, the Act made for Ease in pleading
against troublesome and contentious Suits, prosecuted
against Justices of the Peace, Mayors, Constables, and
certain other His Majesty's Officers, for the lawful
Execution of their Office, made in the Seventh Year of
His Majesty's most Happy Reign.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the general
Quiet of the Subject, against all Pretences of Concealments whatsoever.
Sir Henry Yelverton no produced, being ill.
The Lieutenant of The Tower being called, and required to bring in the Body of Sir Henry Yelverton (according to the Order of this Court of the Eighteenth of
this April), he excused Sir Henry Yelverton's not coming,
for that he is so troubled with the Rheum and Tooth
ach, that he is not able to speak; and he (the said Lieutenant) being sworn, did aver the same upon his Oath,
The Lieutenant being withdrawn;
Committee to visit Sir Henry Yelverton in The Tower.
The Earl of Dorsett, the Earl of Warwick, the Lord
Bishop of Bangor, the Lord Hunsdon, the Lord Walden,
and the Lord Grey, were (by the House) sent to The
Tower, to view the Person of the said Sir Henry Yelverton,
and to examine the Truth of this Excuse delivered by
And it was Ordered, That a Warrant be directed to
the Lieutenant, to bring the Person of Sir Henry Yelverton into the Court, on Monday next, at Two in the
Lieutenant of The Tower reprimanded.
And the Lieutenant, being called in again, was blamed
for his Neglect herein, that, having received an Order
from the House, to bring Sir Henry Yelverton before
their Lordships this Morning by Nine of the Clock, he
brought him not, nor made his Excuse of his Disability
to come until now, after Ten; and he was required to
be more careful herein hereafter.
In regard that His Majesty, in a late Speech in this
House, had said, That the objecting of the Writs of
Quo Warranto, in the Business of the Inns, against Sir
Henry Yelverton, was somewhat strange unto him; it
was moved in the House, That the Lords should endeavour to give His Majesty Satisfaction of the Reasons
thereof; which Motion was liked of; and Agreed, That
the Lords hereunder named should wait on His Majesty to that Purpose, at such Time as His Majesty
should be pleased to admit them to His Presence; and
to make known to His Majesty, that the same was particularly objected against Sir Henry Yelverton, in the
Declaration of the Complaint of the Lower House to
their Lordships; and to shew His Majesty the Number
of them that were molested thereby, under the Officers
Hands of the Crown Office, and how few were legally
The Lords Committees for this Purpose: videlicet,
L. Bp. of Duresme.
L. Bp. of Co. and Lichf.
To attend His Majesty at such Time as His Majesty shall signify to the Lord Steward.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Explanation of a Branch of a Statute, made in the Third
Year of the King's Majesty's Reign of England, intituled, An Act for the better discovering of Popish Recusants.
Lord Cromwell's Privilege. Nanton arrested.
The Earl of South'ton signified unto their Lordships,
That John Nanton, the Lord Cromwell's Man, going
down into the Country, was arrested in Northamptonshire,
where he had Occasion to stay; and the Parties that
made the Arresc refused to accept of any Bail, &c.
Whereupon it was Ordered, That a Writ of Habeas
corpus cum causa be directed to the Sheriff of North'ton,
to bring the Body of the said John Nanton before their
Lordships, on Tuesday the Day of May next, by Nine
in the Morning. And that a Warrant be made for the
Serjeant at Arms, to cause the Bodies of,
who made the said Arrest, to be brought into the Court,
the same Day, to answer their Contempt against the Privileges of this High Court.
The Clerk signed the Warrant to the Clerk of the
Crown, for the making of the said Writ, and a Warrant
to the Serjeant accordingly.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of Michaell Samborne, Richard Samborne the
Younger, Thomas Samborne, Margaret Samborne, and
Mary Samborne, the Children of Richard Samborne the
Elder, of Mayden Newton, in the County of Dorsett,
E. of Leicester's Leave to be absent.
The Earl of Leicester hath Leave to be absent.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of Percie Browne and Mary Browne, the Children
of Sir William Browne, Lieutenant Governor of His Majesty's late Cautionary Town of Vlushing, deceased.
The Petition of Jeffrey Passemore was read; who
humbly desired to be enlarged out of The Fleet; being
committed thither for the arresting of Samuel Booth,
Groom of His Majesty's Courser Stable (V. 13 March,
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius, Locum tenens Domini
Cancellarii, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 30m diem instantis Aprilis, hora octava, Dominis sic decernentibus.