House of Lords Journal Volume 20
23 March 1715


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'House of Lords Journal Volume 20: 23 March 1715', Journal of the House of Lords: volume 20: 1714-1717 (1767-1830), pp. 33. URL: Date accessed: 21 November 2014.


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DIE Mercurii, 23 Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Epus. Lich. & Cov.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Bangor.
Epus. Lincoln.
Epus. Norwic.
Epus. Bristol.
Epus. Gloucestr.
Epus. Asaphen.
Ds. Cowper, Cancellarius.
Comes Nottingham, Præses.
Dux Devon. Senescallus.
Dux Shrewsbury, Camerarius.
Dux Somerset.
Dux Ormonde.
Dux St. Albans.
Dux Bolton.
Dux Bucks & Nor.
Dux Roxburgh.
Comes Lincoln.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Yarmouth.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Scarbrough.
Comes Bradford.
Comes Rochford.
Comes Poulet.
Comes Cholmondeley.
Comes I'lay.
Comes Uxbridge.
Comes Rockingham.
Comes Tankerville.
Comes Aylesford.
Comes Bristol.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Viscount Longueville.
Viscount Bolingbroke.
Viscount Tadcaster.
Ds. St. John.
Ds. Compton.
Ds. Colepeper.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Weston.
Ds. Sommers.
Ds. Harcourt.
Ds. Boyle.
Ds. Montjoy.
Ds. Foley.
Ds. Saunderson.
Ds. Harborough.
Ds. Pierrepont.
Ds. Carleton.


E. of Uxbridge takes the Oaths.

This Day Henry Earl of Uxbridge took the Oaths, and made and subscribed the Declaration, and also took and subscribed the Oath of Abjuration, pursuant to the Statutes.

The King to be attended with the Address.

The Lord Steward acquainted the House, "That the Lords with White Staves had (according to Order) waited on His Majesty, humbly to know what Time His Majesty would please to appoint to be attended by this House, with their Address; and that His Majesty had been pleased to appoint this Day, at Two a Clock, at His Palace at St. James's."


Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, vicesimum octavum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.