Die * Saturni, 6 die Decembris.
Prayers, by Mr. Sallawey.
Ds. Grey de Warke, Speaker.
Viscount Say & S.
Whitchcott to be instituted to North Cadbury.
Ordered, That Sir Nath. Brent shall give Institution and Induction to Mr. Whitchcott, to the Parsonage of North Cadbury, in Com. Som'sett, who
hath the Presentation of the College of Emanuell of
Cambridge; and the former Institution and Induction
by the Bishop of Bayth and Wells, to Baldwin Ackland,
is hereby declared void and null.
Dep. Lieut's for Cumb.
Ordered, That this House approves of Sir Wilfrid
Lawson Knight, Ric'd Barwis, Wm. Briscoe, Thomas
Lampleigh, Henry Tolson, and John Barwis, Esquires
to be Deputy Lieutenants for the County of Cumberland.
Jenkins, Simpson, Cooper, and White, Petition for Arrears.
Upon reading the Petition of Thomas Jenkins, John
Simpson, Francis Cooper, and Francis White Widow,
the late Wife of Miles White; desiring, "That an Examination of Accompts may be made by the Committee of Accompts; and that Satisfaction may be
made them of the Arrears due for Service in the
This sent to the House of Commons.
Answer from the H. C.
Mr. Doctor Aylett and Mr. Doctor Heath returned
Answer from the House of Commons:
That they agree to the Two Committees touching
Newarke, the one for a Committee to reside upon the
Place with the Army at Newarke, the other to draw up
Instructions for that Committee; and to meet with a
proportionable Number, as is desired: That House
agrees with this House in the passing of the Ordinance
for the Continuance of a Martial Court in Kent for Six
Months longer: To the rest, they will return an Answer
by Messengers of their own.
Message to them, about Hancock, and the following Particulars.
Mr. Doctor Aylett and Mr. Doctor Heath to the
House of Commons, to put them in Mind of Hancocke
formerly recommended to them, and to put them in
Mind of Devon Committee; and that they will concur
with this House in these Deputy Lieutenants for Cumb'land; videlicet, Sir Wilferd Lawson, Richard Barwis,
Will'm Biscoe, Thomas Lamplugh, Hen. Tilson, and John
Barwis, Esquires; and the Petition of Thomas Jenkins,
and others, recommended to them, to be referred to
the Committee of Examination, as is desired.
L. Digby's Letters.
The Letters formerly taken from the Lord Digby
were read in Part.
Collection for Watson, Story, & al. Sufferers by Fire in Christ Church, London.
Upon the reading of the Petition of Everard Watson, Francis Story, Ambrose Tertman, Eliz. Mawtell,
Anne Coole, Widows, and other Inhabitants of the Parish
of Ch. Ch. London; shewing, "That, on the Seventh
of April, 1644, a sudden violent Fire consumed their
Dwelling-houses and Goods, to the Value of Two
Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighty Pounds."
It is Ordered, That a Brief be granted, to make a
Collection, in Essex, Kent, Hartford, Midd. Surrey, Sussex,
Norff. and Suff. for the said Petitioners; and to be sent
to the House of Commons, for a Concurrence.
E. of Suffolk versus Sir R. Hitcham's Executors.
Ordered, That the Cause of the Earl of Suff. versus
the Executors of Sir Rob'te Hitcham, upon the whole
Matter in Law in the Demurrer, shall be further heard
on the Monday Fortnight after Christmas; and all Parties
are to have Notice, who are then to attend by their
Sir T. Mayhern's Allowance, as an Attendant on the King's Children, to be increased.
It was moved, "That whereas an Ordinance of this
House lately passed, for allowing Stipends to the
Persons that attend upon the King's Children here,
wherein Sir Theodore Mayberne is allowed but Two
Hundred Pounds per Annum, which is too small a
Maintenance for a Person of his Quality and Desert; and, considering his Losses, that it may be taken
into Consideration how to increase his Allowance."
And it was directed, that the Earl of Northumb.
and the Earl of Manchester do draw up somewhat to
offer to this House on Monday next, that so it be communicated to the House of Commons.