DIE Mercurii, videlicet, 7 die Maii,
Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscribuntur, præsentes fuerunt:
Epus. Co. et Lich.
Epus. Bath. et W.
|Ds. Coventrey, Ds. Custos Mag. Sigilli.
Comes Marleborough, Magnus Thesaur. Angliæ.
Comes Manchester, Præs. Concilii Domini Regis.
Dux Buckingham, Magnus Admirall. Angliæ.
Comes Lindsey, Magnus Camer. Angliæ.
Comes Arundell et Surr. Comes Maresc. Angliæ.
Comes Pembroc, Senesc. Hospitii.
Comes Mountgomery, Camer. Hospitii.
Vicecomes Say et Seale.
Vicecomes (fn. *)
Ds. St. John de Bas.
Ds. Stanhope de H.
Ds. Stanhope de Sh.
Absent Lords excused.
EARL of Cleveland,
|Lord Viscount Conway,|
|Lord Bishop of Exceter,
Sir Hen. Sherley ordered to attend.
Ordered, That Sir Henry Sherley, Baronet (all
Excuses set aside), do appear before the Lords Committees for Petitions To-morrow, at Two in the Afternoon, in the Painted Chamber, to answer such Matters
as shall be then and there objected against him: And
whereas the said Sir Henry Sherley pretends that he is
formerly warned to appear at the same Time before the
High Commission, the Lords Bishops, who were present, and of the said Commission, have promised to
hold him excused for the same, and to give him a new
Day of Appearance there.
Earl of Huntingdon versus Sir Henry Sherley.
Memorandum, The Earl of Huntingdon hath exhibited
his Petition to the said Committee (as was reported by
the Earl of Devon), complaining of divers scandalous
Speeches spoken against him by the said Sir Henry
L. Treasurer's Privilege. Lewes's Arrest.
This Day Humphrey Lewes, Servant to the Lord
Treasurer, was brought to the Bar, by Habeas Corpus;
and, at the Motion of the said Lord Treasurer, remittitur.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the making
of the River of Medway Navigable, for Barges, Boats,
and Lighters, from the Town of Maidstone, to the Town
of Penshurst, in the County of Kent.
Put to the Question, and Assented unto.
Sent down to the Commons, by
Sir Robert Rich, and
Sir Edward Salter.
Leases by Archbishops and Bishops.
Hodie 1a et 2a
vice lecta est Billa, An Act touching
Leases by Archbishops and Bishops.
Committed unto the
L. Archbp. of Cant.
E. of Huntingdon.
E. of Devon.
E. of Bristol.
E. of Clare.
E. of Westm'land.
L. Bp. of Norwich.
L. Bp. of Meneven.
L. Bp. of Lincoln.
|L. Bp. of Sarum.
L. Bp. of Bath. & W.
L. Bp. of Bristol.
L. Darcy et M.
Mr. Justice Hutton,
||To attend the Lords.|
|Mr. Justice Whitlocke,|
|Mr. Serjeant Ashley,
To meet on Saturday (10 Maii), at Two in the
Afternoon, in the Painted Chamber.
Inhabitants of Clerkenwell, their Petition.
The Petition of the Inhabitants of Clerkenwell was
read, touching Twenty-five Pounds allotted unto them
by a former Order of this House last Parliament, and
which they have not yet received; for that the Bishop
of London and Sir John Goore affirm they have no Money remaining in their Hands of the Monies collected
through the Kingdom for the Relief of the Poor in and
about London, in Time of the late Plague.
Referred to the Committee for Petitions.
Dioceses which have not brought in their Collections.
The Names also of those Eleven Dioceses, who had
not brought in their Collections on the 25th of April
1626, were also read:
The Bishops to bring in these Collections.
And the Bishops of those Dioceses who are now in
Town are now to bring in the same.
And a Letter is to be written from the Lord Keeper
unto those Bishops who are absent, That they do also
forthwith bring in their several Collections, according
to the Order at Oxon, and His Majesty's Briefs thereupon.
The Committees for Privileges, etc. are to meet this
Afternoon at Two.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, diem Jovis, 8m diem instantis Maii, hora
nona, Dominis sic decernentibus.
Lords take the Oath of Allegiance.
Memorandum, That these Lords took the Oath of
Allegiance, after the House was adjourned: videlicet,
Lord Archbishop of Cant.
Lord Keeper, Baro Coventrye.
Lord Treasurer, Comes Marleborough.
Earl of Tottnes.
Lord Stanhope of Sh.
Lord Howard of Eff.