DIE Saturni, 22 die Maii.
PRAYERS, by Mr. Salwey.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
Comes Manchester, Speaker.
Ds. De Lawar.
Order for Money for L. Fairfax's Officers.
An Order for Payment of Seventeen Thousand One
Hundred and Thirty-eight Pounds, Ten Shillings, and
Eleven Pence, to the Reduced Officers late under the
Command of the Lord Fairefaix, was read, and Agreed
to. (Here enter it.)
Persons claiming the Benefit of the Articles of Truro.
An Order concerning Persons which claim the Benefit of the Articles of Truro, was read; but laid aside
for the present.
Upon reading the Petition of George Hadley, of
London, Grocer, &c.
The Question being put, "Whether a Committee
shall be appointed, to examine the Fact in
It was Resolved in the Negative.
Montgomery, &c. a Pass.
Ordered, That John Mountgomery and George
Mountgomery, with one Wall a Servant, shall have a
Pass, to go into France.
Sir P. Ricaut, D°.
Ordered, That Sir Peter Ricaut shall have a Pass,
to come into England, out of France.
King to be instituted to Asthed;
Ordered, &c. That Doctor Aylett give Institution
and Induction unto William King Clerk, to the Rectory
of Ashted, alias Asted, in Com. Surrey; and this with
a salvo Jure cujuscunque; and taking the National
League and Covenant, and producing his Presentation
under the Great Seal.
and Mell to Letherhead.
Ordered, That Dr. Aylett give Institution unto
Thomas Mell Master of Arts, to the Vicarage of Letherhead, in Com. Surrey, salvo Jure cujuscunque; he
taking the National League and Covenant, and producing his Presentation under the Hand and Seal of
Tho. Rogers Esquire, Patron.
Order for 17, 138 l. 10s. 11d. to the Reduced Officers late under Command of L. Fairfax.
"Forasmuch as it appeareth, by Certificate from
the Committee for taking the Accompts of the whole
Kingdom, that there is due unto the Reduced Officers late under Command of Ferdinando Lord Fairefax, whose Names are inserted in a List delivered
in to the House of Commons, the Sum of Fifty-one
Thousand Four Hundred and Fifteen Pounds, Twelve
Shillings, and Ten Pence, for their Arrears of Pay:
The Lords and Commons in Parliament assembled
do Order and Ordain, That the Sum of Seventeen
Thousand One Hundred Thirty-eight Pounds,
Ten Shillings, and Eleven Pence, being the full
Third Part of the said Sum of Fifty-one Thousand
Four Hundred and Fifteen Pounds, Twelve Shillings, and Ten Pence, shall be paid in Course, out
of the Receipts of the Excise or new Imposts, by
Ordinance of the 11th of September, 1643, together
with Interest for the same at the End of every Six
Months, after the Rate of Eight Pounds per Centum,
for the Use of the said Officers, in full Satisfaction
of their Demands of the aforesaid Sum of Fifty-one
Thousand Four Hundred and Fifteen Pounds,
Twelve Shillings, and Ten Pence, it not appearing
what the said Officers may be surcharged with by
the State, for Horse, Arms, or Money levied upon
the Country, or from Committees received; and the
Commissioners of Excise or new Import are hereby
authorized and required to pay the said Sum of
Seventeen Thousand One, Hundred and Thirtyeight Pounds, Ten Shillings, and Eleven Pence, with
Interest, accordingly, unto Wm. White Esquire, or
unto such Person or Persons as shall have Order
from him under his Hand and Seal to receive the
same, or any Part thereof; and the Receipt of the
said Wm. White, or any Person or Persons by Order
under his Hand and Seal as aforesaid, of all or any
Part of the said Seventeen Thousand One Hundred Thirty-eight Pounds, Ten Shillings, and Eleven
Pence, with Interest for the same as aforesaid, shall
be unto the said Commissioners, and every of them,
a sufficient Discharge in that Behalf: And it is referred to the Committee of the House of Commons
for the Northern Association, to proportion and divide the same amongst the said Officers, according
to the said Certificate and List; and the said Wm.
White shall pay or assign the said Sum of Seventeen
Thousand One Hundred Thirty-eight Pounds, Ten
Shillings, and Eleven Pence, or any Part thereof,
according to such Order and Directions as he shall
receive from the said Committee, which shall be
unto him a sufficient Discharge in that Behalf."
House adjourned till 10a